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    #WhatTheTech – Halloween Special Edition

    There’s a shadowy threat lurking around the corner. It’s closer than you think, ready to strike at any moment. But it’s not the kind of ghosts and ghouls you’re thinking of: it’s on your computer… Welcome to this Halloween special edition of What The Tech. We’ve hand-picked a list of the top 5 cybersecurity horror stories from 2019. They’ll make you squirm, scream and shiver – or maybe just make you change your passwords. The crypto-currency, Bitcoin, is essentially a computer file stored in a digital wallet app on your computer or smartphone. Illegal and underground activities can benefit from the ability to move money in untraceable ways, enabling criminals…

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    #WhatTheTech 20 – Hyve’s Technology News of the Week with Sam Cooper

    Welcome to WhatTheTech, Hyve’s look at handpicked technology news stories from the week. In the news this week: Wikipedia has been offline for several hours after suffering a large-scale DDoS attack that took down the site across parts of Europe and the Middle East. The site is back up now with the company stating that these attacks threaten everyones fundamental rights to freely access and share information. In a week that has seen a lot of talk about the Joker and Pennywise the clown, you could imagine a lot of people’s phobias have been triggered. And Apple want in on the phobia-action too with the reveal of their new iPhone…