Google considers data risk warnings

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Google is proposing to warn people their data is at risk every time they visit websites that do not use the “HTTPS” system. Read more here:: BBC News – Technology

Apple halts Russian online sales

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Technology giant Apple says it cannot currently sell products online in Russia because the rouble’s value is too volatile for it to set prices. Read more here:: BBC News – Technology

Sony hackers threaten US cinemas

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Hackers targeting Sony Pictures have threatened to attack US cinemas showing the studio’s controversial film The Interview. Read more here:: BBC News – Technology

Apple defeats $1bn case over iTunes

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Technology behemoth Apple has been found not guilty of engaging in anti-competitive behaviour by a jury in California. Read more here:: BBC News – Technology

Lastminute.com sold in £76m deal

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Lastminute.com, the firm which came to fame at the height of the dot.com boom, has been sold to Swiss travel firm Bravofly Rumbo for $120m (£76m). Read more here:: BBC News – Technology

VIDEO: Testing out paying by gloves

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The first contactless payment gloves are being trialled in stores in the run up to Christmas – Rory Cellan-Jones put them to the test. Read more here:: BBC News – Technology