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Dark web paedophile jailed for 32 years

“A Cambridge University graduate and academic, who used the dark web to blackmail, abuse and humiliate a string of vulnerable victims, has been jailed for 32 years, after a judge branded him an “internet highwayman”” writes Judge Philip Parker for telegraph.co.uk. Dr Matthew Falder admitted blackmailing his targets into carrying out appalling acts which left three so traumatised that they attempted to take their own lives. Source: telegraph.co.uk Share This:

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Cambridge graduate handed 32-year jail sentence for ‘warped and sadistic’ campaign of online blackmail

“A Cambridge University graduate and academic, who used the dark web to blackmail, abuse and humiliate a string of vulnerable victims, has been jailed for 32 years, after a judge branded him an “internet highwayman”” writes Judge Philip Parker for telegraph.co.uk. Dr Matthew Falder admitted blackmailing his targets into carrying out appalling acts which left three so traumatised that they attempted to take their own lives. Source: telegraph.co.uk Share This:

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Chanel pairs up with Temasek-backed Farfetch for digital push in stores

“Luxury goods companies worldwide are trying to expand their digital services to court younger or more tech-savvy clients” reports businessinsider.sg. The firm has also invested in developing digital functions for stores, which can be adapted to suit its partners.French couture house Chanel has taken a minority stake in London-based online retailer Farfetch, the companies said on Monday, as part of a tie-up to develop digital services such as chats to connect the label’s clients with store assistants.It sells cosmetics, eyeglasses and perfumes online, but says releasing other items on the…

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3 ways you can instantly get help on your taxes

“The site can also direct you to outside tax help, such as the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program” writes unknown author for businessinsider.com. The program provides free tax help to people with incomes under $54,000, those with disabilities and those who require in-person assistance because of language issues. Remember that no matter who prepares a federal tax return, by signing it the taxpayer becomes legally responsible for is accuracy.Getting someone on the phone might be a challenge, but the IRS.gov website has answers to most tax questions.Taxpayers whose income is…

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Game Companies Oppose DMCA Exemption for ‘Abandoned’ Online Games

“Electonic Arts, Nintendo, Ubisoft and other major game publishers have asked the US Copyright Office not to make an exemption to preserve abandoned online games for future generations” reports torrentfreak.com. While they are fine with the current game-preservation exemption, expanding it to online games goes too far, they say. Source: torrentfreak.com Share This:

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Amazon is quietly coming after dollar stores — and it’s a brilliant move

“The recent success of dollar stores and discount stores proves that there’s a market for these goods when marketed appropriately” writes Dennis Green for businessinsider.com. Though it launched quietly, the initiative is a clear move in on dollar and discount stores’ turf.Amazon is famous for its low prices, but not even it could compete with dollar and discount stores. Source: businessinsider.com Share This:

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Data science jobs make the big bucks, and these tools can help you get one

“Once you’ve mastered the theories behind data science, you’ll need to understand how to apply them effectively so your employers can make informed decisions” writes Mashable Deals for mashable.com. With this comprehensive guide, you’ll learn how to use Python to solve applicable data science problems.You’ll learn how to apply machine learning algorithms and implement your own models. Source: mashable.com Share This:

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How to watch George Groves vs Chris Eubank Jr: Live stream the fight online

“Here is our quick and easy guide for how to watch Groves vs Eubank Jr live online from anywhere in the world” reports techradar.com. Where can I watch Groves v Eubank Jr using a VPN? A VPN will enable you to watch the fight from literally anywhere in the world.Simply open the VPN app, hit ‘choose location’ and select the UK to watch Groves v Eubank Jr via TVPlayer.How to watch Groves v Eubank Jr outside the UK If you live outside the UK, you’ll need to seek an alternative…

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FoxNews.com Claims Victory Over CNN on Page Views for First Time

“When factoring in CNN’s entire digital business to include business and international entities, CNN tallies more than 1.69 billion views” reports thehill.com. “Congratulations to our dedicated team for overtaking CNN.com, despite their massive head start in digital, just as FNC surpassed CNN’s on TV more than 16 years ago.”.  Source: thehill.com Share This:

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the hacker has done it again

“Because he feared another hacker getting in and then posting the private photos online, the hacker decided to wipe the containers again” reports vice.com. Last year, a vigilante hacker broke into the servers of a company that sells spyware to everyday consumers and wiped their servers, deleting photos captured from monitored devices.Retina-X was not the only spyware company hacked last year.Friday morning, after the hacker told us he had deleted much of Retina-X’s data, the company again said it had not been hacked. Source: vice.com Share This:

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