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EU needs common approach on testing banks' cyber-risks: Dombrovskis2/28/2017 3:10:54 PMBRUSSELS - European Union countries should test bank defenses against cyber-attacks using a common set of requirements, a senior EU official said on Tuesday, as the bloc plans measures to boost the retail market for financial products.Cyber attackers target Singapore Defence Ministry, but no secrets found2/28/2017 10:50:30 AMSINGAPORE - Cyber attackers have stolen basic personal data from about 850 Singapore national servicemen and employees in a possible attempt to access official secrets, the Defence Ministry said on Tuesday.Nordic-Baltic 5G telecoms cooperation to be unveiled Tuesday: Norway2/28/2017 8:39:53 AMOSLO - Nordic and Baltic countries will present a joint initiative on Tuesday regarding so-called 5G, or fifth-generation mobile networks, Norway's Ministry of Transportation and Communication said.Snap expects some IPO investors to make year-long commitments2/28/2017 4:24:38 AM - Snap Inc, owner of popular messaging app Snapchat, disclosed on Monday that it expected investors buying up to a quarter of the shares in its $3.2 billion initial public offering this week to agree not to sell them for a year.Facebook's virtual reality ambitions could be threatened by court order2/28/2017 2:31:35 AM - Facebook Inc's big ambitions in the nascent virtual reality industry could be threatened by a court order that would prevent it from using critical software code another company claims to own, according to legal and industry experts.Netflix CEO shows friendly face to telcos at top mobile fair2/28/2017 1:50:56 AMBARCELONA, Spain - Streaming video pioneer Netflix held out a vision of cooperation to potentially skeptical telecom partners on Monday, saying it could deliver a quality experience to mobile phones without hogging bandwidth needed for other services.Amazon, Netflix grab a share of Oscar glory2/27/2017 10:16:05 PMLOS ANGELES - Silicon Valley crashed Hollywood's biggest awards show on Sunday as Amazon.com Inc and Netflix Inc collected the first Academy Awards for streaming services while independent studio A24 won the coveted best picture Oscar.U.S. says Trump order will not undermine data transfer deals with EU2/27/2017 4:24:55 PMBRUSSELS - An executive order signed by U.S. President Donald Trump to crack down on illegal immigration will not undermine two data transfer agreements between the United States and the EU, Washington wrote in a letter to allay European concerns.U.S. justices skeptical of sex offender social media ban2/28/2017 1:51:40 AMWASHINGTON - The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday appeared poised to strike down a North Carolina law barring convicted sex offenders from Facebook and other social media services, with justices noting the expansive role such online tools play in today's society.New Zealand's Spark partners with Netflix2/26/2017 11:48:05 PMWELLINGTON - New Zealand telecommunications company Spark said on Monday it was partnering with U.S. video streaming giant Netflix in an arrangement that was the first of its kind.