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NHS hack hero Marcus Hutchins pleads not guilty in US to malware charges



News August 14, 2017


According to his lawyers, Marcus Hutchins, from Devon, will "vigorously defend himself" and be "fully vindicated" when his case goes to trial.He was arrested in Las Vegas and charged with developing Kronos - malware allegedly desi...

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Police cracking down on illegal streaming as Game of Thrones piracy grows



News August 14, 2017


Last week's episode of Games of Thrones was viewed by even more people globally than the season's opening episode - a record at the time, with 4.7 million viewers watching on Sky.That record viewership came despite the season open...

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GoDaddy pulls support for neo-Nazi site The Daily Stormer over Heather Heyer post



News August 14, 2017


Ms Heyer, 32, was killed when a car was driven into a crowd at a counter-protest responding to a white supremacist demonstration in Charlottesville, Virginia.GoDaddy had hosted the site for four years, but after multiple complaint...

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Teenage girls driven away from social media



News August 13, 2017


Out of 1,002 girls, 48% said they had experienced harassment or abuse on social media, according to a survey by Plan International UK.The girls' rights charity found that this was above the 40% of boys who had similar experiences....

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Scientists find 91 new volcanoes under Antarctic ice sheet



News August 13, 2017


A survey of the region of the West Antarctic Rift System has revealed 91 new volcanoes hidden within the ice.The new volcanoes are on top of the 47 whose peaks are above the ice and were already known about.The volcanoes range in ...

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