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U.S. warns public about attacks on energy, industrial firms10/22/2017 12:48:51 AM - The U.S government issued a rare public warning that sophisticated hackers are targeting energy and industrial firms, the latest sign that cyber attacks present an increasing threat to the power industry and other public infrastructure.Trump defends tweets as key to White House victory10/22/2017 9:31:45 AMWASHINGTON - U.S. President Donald Trump defended his regular use of social media, especially Twitter, and said he may not have won the White House without it.Consumer goods firms harness online data to tap Southeast Asia e-commerce boom10/23/2017 2:42:33 AMSINGAPORE/BANGKOK - When diaper maker DSG International (Thailand) wants to know what its customers are thinking, it often turns to Lazada, an e-commerce firm majority-owned by Alibaba Group Holding .Japan's Mitsubishi, U.S. partner to invest $1.8 billion in data centers: media10/21/2017 8:00:18 PMTOKYO - Japanese trading house Mitsubishi Corp plans to set up a joint venture with U.S. data center operator Digital Realty Trust and build around 10 data centers in Japan by 2022 for 200 billion yen ($1.8 billion), the Nikkei said on Saturday.Alphabet balloon project to provide limited internet in Puerto Rico10/21/2017 3:13:40 AM - Experimental communications balloons provided by Alphabet Inc in collaboration with AT&T Inc will allow some of the carrier's customers in storm-ravaged Puerto Rico to send texts and access critical information on the internet, Alphabet said on Friday.U.S. lawmakers want crackdown on Facebook, Twitter political ads10/20/2017 12:00:00 AMWASHINGTON - U.S. lawmakers, alarmed that foreign entities used the internet to influence last year's election, introduced legislation on Thursday to extend rules governing political advertising on television, print and radio to also cover social media like Facebook Inc .Whole Foods says hacking incident resolved10/20/2017 10:16:48 PM - Inc's Whole Foods Market said on Friday it had replaced affected point-of-sale systems at venues located within some stores where payment card information had been stolen.Telecom Italia and Vivendi's Canal+ agree content joint venture10/20/2017 9:47:56 PMMILAN - The board of Telecom Italia (TIM) has approved the creation of a joint venture with French media group Vivendi's pay-TV unit Canal+, strengthening the link between the Italian phone group and its biggest shareholder.After massive quakes, millions in Mexico turn to early warning app10/20/2017 10:33:32 PMMEXICO CITY - Since two massive earthquakes hit Mexico in September, claiming more than 460 lives, an early warning start-up called SkyAlert has doubled its users to 5.8 million, making it one of the country's most downloaded apps.Senator McCain suggests subpoena to make White House cyber aide testify10/19/2017 8:37:31 PMWASHINGTON - Senator John McCain suggested on Thursday that the Senate Armed Services Committee, the powerful congressional panel he chairs, may consider issuing a subpoena to make the White House's top cyber security official testify.