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Hewlett-Packard fined $59M for bribing Russian officials

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A judge on Thursday ordered US computer giant Hewlett-Packard to pay $58.8 million for bribing Moscow government officials to win a big-money contract with Russia’s prosecutor general’s office.

Posted: September 12th, 2014 in Latest Technology Stories | Read More »

Hackers tweet resignation of Russian PM

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev. AP FILE PHOTO

Hackers broke into Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev’s Twitter account on Thursday, tweeting his resignation and criticizing President Vladimir Putin.

Posted: August 14th, 2014 in Latest Technology Stories | Read More »

Malaysia Airlines passenger’s Facebook jest takes grim twist

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A Dutch national’s final post on Facebook seemed to foretell the fate of Malaysian Airplane flight MH17.

Posted: July 18th, 2014 in Headlines,Latest Technology Stories | Read More »

Russia tries to curb Crimean prosecutor’s Internet fame

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Russia tried Tuesday to stop a flood of inquiries about the telegenic young lawyer it has appointed as prosecutor for newly annexed Crimea, whose looks have won her a huge Internet following.

Posted: April 2nd, 2014 in Latest Technology Stories,Photos & Videos,Social Media | Read More »

Snowden’s father arrives in Moscow in search of son

A man looks in Moscow on October 10, 2013, at a computer screen displaying  Lon Snowden (R), the father of US intelligence leaker Edward Snowden, speaking during his interview with Russian website LifeNews  upon his arrival  in at Moscow's Sheremetyevo airport. Lon Snowden  arrived early today in Moscow, hoping to meet his son for the first time since the latter became a fugitive. AFP

The father of Edward Snowden arrived in Moscow Thursday, hoping to meet his son for the first time since the former US intelligence contractor became a fugitive after leaking sensational details of US covert surveillance.

Posted: October 10th, 2013 in Latest Technology Stories | Read More »

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