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Exclusive: U.S. weighs sanctioning Russia as well as China in cyber attacks

WASHINGTON - The United States is considering sanctions against both Russian and Chinese individuals and companies for cyber attacks against U.S. commercial targets, several U.S. officials said on Monday.

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Foxconn cancels investment plan in Indonesia - Kontan

JAKARTA - Taiwan's Foxconn Technology Group, the world's biggest electronic components maker, has canceled plans to invest in a factory in Indonesia, Kontan daily reported on Tuesday, citing the head of an Indonesian business chamber.

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Former Secret Service agent pleads guilty in Bitcoin theft

SAN FRANCISCO - A former Secret Service agent pleaded guilty on Monday to diverting to his personal account over $800,000 worth of bitcoins during an investigation into online drug marketplace Silk Road.

U.S. 31 Aug 2015

UK's Bwin receives revised offer from 888

- Online gambling firm Digital Entertainment Plc said it had received a revised offer from 888 Holdings Plc and was evaluating it together with the proposal received from GVC Holdings Plc.

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Ashley Madison owner says website still adding users after data hack

TORONTO - Hundreds of thousands of people signed up for infidelity website Ashley Madison in the last week, parent company Avid Life Media said on Monday, even after hackers leaked data about millions of its clients.

Cybersecurity 31 Aug 2015

Internet entrepreneurs back Chinese Tesla rival NextEV

FRANKFURT/DETROIT - A group of deep-pocketed China-based internet entrepreneurs and financial investors, including Tencent  and Hillhouse Capital, is backing an effort to create NextEV, a new rival to U.S. electric car maker Tesla Motors Inc .

China 31 Aug 2015