TODAY'S HEADLINES

INTERNET SCAM | Nigeria returns 10,000 euros to online fraud victim Agence France-Presse · Friday, July 3, 2015 | 10:48 am

Turkey restricts Facebook in schools — report Agence France-Presse · Friday, July 3, 2015 | 10:36 am

Autodesk expands 3D printing portfolio, partnerships InterAksyon.com · Wednesday, June 24, 2015 | 12:34 pm

APP SOUND | Music handpan opens limitless possibilities, say creators Reuters video, InterAksyon.com · Monday, June 29, 2015 | 4:13 pm

GADGET REVIEW | Acer Liquid Z520 Iñigo V. Jordana, InterAksyon.com · Friday, June 26, 2015 | 7:39 pm

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INTERNET SCAM | Nigeria returns 10,000 euros to online fraud victim Friday, July 3, 2015 | 10:48 am |

Nigeria’s anti-graft agency said Thursday it had returned 10,000 euros to a French man who thought he met a beautiful Nigerian woman online willing to move to France… only to find out it was a scam.

Turkey restricts Facebook in schools -- report Friday, July 3, 2015 10:36 am | Agence France-Presse

Turkey has restricted students from posting pictures and opinions about school life on Facebook, Twitter and other social media, local media said Thursday.

Xiaomi semi-annual sales fall, putting full-year goal in doubt Friday, July 3, 2015 12:58 am | Gerry Shih, Reuters

China’s top smartphone maker Xiaomi Inc on Thursday reported semi-annual sales that for the first time were lower than the previous six months, jeopardising its full-year target and hinting at a slowdown in its mainstay domestic market.

Former US federal agent pleads guilty in Silk Road case Friday, July 3, 2015 12:27 am | Agence France-Presse

A former federal agent pleaded guilty Wednesday to stealing Bitcoins while working undercover on a US government investigation of Silk Road, and to soliciting payment from the online black market’s operator.

YouTube not liable on copyright, but needs to do more: German court Thursday, July 2, 2015 1:49 am | Nikola Rotscheroth, Harro Ten Wolde, Reuters

A German court reaffirmed on Wednesday that YouTube was only responsible for blocking copyright-infringing videos which had been brought to its attention.

BREAKING NEWS as of Jul 03, 2015 2:48 am

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China adopts new security law to make networks, systems 'controllable'

China’s legislature adopted a sweeping national security law on Wednesday that covers everything from territorial sovereignty to measures to tighten cyber security, a move likely to rile foreign businesses.

Michael Martina, Reuters Thursday, July 2, 2015 | 1:41 am

Facebook's Zuckerberg wants to figure out social equation

Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg figures there could be a formula that explains how people think.

Agence France-Presse Thursday, July 2, 2015 | 12:30 am

Trend Micro warns of 'Ransomware' threat in the Philippines

Japanese software security vendor Trend Micro sounded the alarm bells in the Philippines on a malware that kidnaps and ransoms data of unwitting users.

Jose Bimbo F. Santos, InterAksyon.com Wednesday, July 1, 2015 | 10:25 am

Apple Music goes live as tech giant bids on streaming

Apple’s new streaming service went live Tuesday with a flashy radio station and artist exclusives, as the company that dominated digital music through iTunes looks to the future.

Shaun Tandon, Agence France-Presse Wednesday, July 1, 2015 | 10:18 am

Google engineer, Apple designer to visit Philippines

A Google engineer, a designer for Apple, together with a New York restaurateur, all Filipino-Americans, will visit the country this week as part of a leadership immersion program.

InterAksyon.com Wednesday, July 1, 2015 | 9:07 am
gadgets

GADGET REVIEW | Acer Liquid Z520

The Z520 is the latest Android phone under the Acer Liquid Series catered for those who seek both budget and quality.

Iñigo V. Jordana, InterAksyon.com Friday, June 26, 2015 | 7:39 pm

GADGET REVIEW | Lenovo A7000

The A7000 delivers elite-level performance comparable to the 2GB RAM variant of the ASUS Zenfone 2.

Ramon Lopez, revu.com.ph, InterAksyon.com Tuesday, June 23, 2015 | 1:29 pm

Bluetooth speakers for the wireless digital lifestyle

Designed and built for the way we live in an active urban setting, Nyne Audio has different types of speakers to fit to your wireless digital lifestyle .

Wednesday, June 17, 2015 | 12:10 am

GADGET REVIEW | Xiaomi RedMI 2

Is the RedMI successor enough of an improvement to succeed where many others have failed? Sure, though support for more LTE bands would have made it easier to sell.

Ramon Lopez, revu.com.ph, InterAksyon.com Monday, June 15, 2015 | 1:16 am

Virtual reality to get real at E3 video game show

Virtual reality and the battle to stream play online will take center stage at an Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) video game extravaganza kicking off in Los Angeles on Tuesday.

Agence France-Presse Monday, June 15, 2015 | 12:05 am
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