Texas school district reports $2.3 million loss from phishing scam

Online scammers stole about $2.3 million from a school district in Manor, Texas, in an email phishing scam, officials said.        Source link

Girlsdoporn offline after losing legal battle

The site owners were ordered to pay $12.8m in damages to 22 women who appeared in videos it published. Source link

11 questions you always wanted to ask about social media

From security to deleting embarrassing posts, Kim Komando has tips to make your social media experience safe and enjoyable.        Source link

Facebook blocks the Spinner's 'brainwashing' tech

Social network orders the Spinner to stop targeting its users with "disguised" ads. Source link

The challenges of developing 5G networks in Africa

There are considerable challenges to developing reliable 5G networks across Africa. Source link

Wireless taxi charging to be trialled at Nottingham station

The six-month trial will see 10 electric taxis in Nottingham given hardware to charge while waiting. Source link

Racial inequality in Silicon Valley: Pinterest is among many tech companies struggling to become...

Pinterest's slow progress in building a more diverse workforce is a sign that racial equality is not coming anytime soon to Silicon Valley tech.        Source link

Social media data needed for 'harm' research, say doctors

Understanding usage by children is key to studying potential harms and benefits, psychiatrists say. Source link

Giant jet engines aim to make our flying greener

How much more efficiency can be wrung out of the jet engine - technology which is over 70 years old? Source link

US officials ground drones over espionage fears

US officials are reviewing a civilian drone programme because of concerns about Chinese infiltration. Source link