AT&T to spin off WarnerMedia, basically admitting giant merger was a mistake

reader comments 138 with 104 posters participating Share this story AT&T today announced it will spin…

What to expect from Google I/O: a big focus on Android 12, Assistant and smart home improvements, changes to Wear OS, and possible Pixel Buds A-series (Chris Velazco/Engadget)

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Ireland’s health care system taken down after ransomware attack

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Study: being corrected by another user for posting false political news increases subsequent sharing of low quality, partisan, and toxic content (Matthew Gault/VICE)

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Pipeline attacker Darkside suddenly goes dark—here’s what we know

reader comments 140 with 98 posters participating Share this story Darkside—the ransomware group that disrupted gasoline…

Colonial Pipeline paid a $5 million ransom—and kept a vicious cycle turning

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Chemical distributor Brenntag paid a $4.4M ransom in bitcoin to the DarkSide ransomware gang, who claimed to have stolen more than 150 GB of sensitive data (Lawrence Abrams/BleepingComputer)

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Biden signs executive order to strengthen US cybersecurity

reader comments 80 with 51 posters participating Share this story President Joe Biden signed an executive…

Cyral, which offers enterprise data governance across platforms including Amazon S3, Snowflake, and MongoDB, raises $26M, bringing its total raised to $41.1M (Kyle Wiggers/VentureBeat)

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Colonial Pipeline resumes operations after ransomware prompted closure

reader comments 126 with 85 posters participating Share this story Colonial Pipeline said it restarted operations…