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Where Cybercrime Threatens the Internet of Things

Peter Tran, senior director of worldwide advanced cyberdefense practice at data security firm RSA. RSA

Peter Tran, senior director of worldwide advanced cyberdefense practice at RSA, the security division of EMC Corp.EMC +4.45%, talks about security concerns with the Internet of Things and how the education sector could be the next big target for cybercriminals. What are the two most prevalent sectors for cyberthreats this …

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Running into problems: runner’s knee

Runner’s knee. Photograph: Alamy Stock Photo

Continuing our series of common running injuries and how to treat them, physiotherapist Rebecca Christenson examines runner’s knee – otherwise known as patellofemoral pain syndrome In medical terminology, “runners knee” is called patellofemoral pain syndrome (PFPS). It is a problem that responds very well to physiotherapy treatment and there is …

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Russia parliament approves military move in Syria

The vote by Russia's upper house of parliament paves the way for Russian air strikes in Syria /AP

Russia’s upper house of parliament has voted to allow the military to be deployed in Syria, paving the way for air strikes on the militant Islamic State (IS) group. The vote followed a request from Syria for military aid, senior Kremlin official Sergey Ivanov said. Mr Ivanov ruled out the …

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VW scandal: 1.2m UK cars affected by emissions device

The scale of the number means the UK is likely to be one of the worst affected countries by the scandal. Photograph: Yonhap/EPA

German car manufacturer admits that 1,189,906 British vehicles, including Audis, Seats and Skodas, were fitted with defeat devices Volkswagen has revealed that almost 1.2m vehicles in the UK are involved in the diesel emissions scandal that has rocked the German carmaker, underlining the scale of the crisis. VW said the …

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An International TV Spot Introduces Green Arrow

Oliver Queen has earned himself an adjective! Watch him become Green Arrow in the below clip There’s an interesting international TV preview online that should particularly interest Arrow fans. In the player below, you can check out, courtesy of Television Promos HD, a medley of footage from upcoming superhero television …

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