CBS goes dark on Dish Network in standoff over fees – Washington Post

Washington PostCBS on Friday evening went dark for customers of satellite television provider Dish Network, after the companies failed to reach an agreement over fees to carry the broadcast network’s programs. The blackout affected millions of Dish subscribers in several …CBS Pulls Signal From Dish NetworkWall Street JournalCBS stations pulled from Dish Network in contract […]

Windows 10 no ‘loss leader’ for Microsoft, but making money may rely on services – PCWorld

PCWorldMary Branscombe is a freelance journalist who has been covering technology for over two decades and has written about everything from programming languages, early versions of Windows and Office and the arrival of the web to consumer gadgets and …Microsoft’s New Patches Are Your Early Holiday PresentTom’s GuideMicrosoft’s Cortana Learns French, Italian, German, SpanishPC MagazineFirst […]

Steve Jobs Defends Apple in Taped Deposition – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalIn the lawsuit, consumers claim Apple suppressed competition for digital-music players. Agence France-Presse/Getty Images. By. Jeff Elder. Jeff Elder. The Wall Street Journal. CANCEL. BiographyJeff Elder · [email protected] · @JeffElder · jeff.elder …Apple presents evidence that plaintiffs did not purchase iPods covered by lawsuitWashington PostSteve Jobs’ video testimony transfixes courtroomSan Francisco ChronicleSteve Jobs’s […]

Microsoft’s New Patches Are Your Early Holiday Present – Tom’s Guide

Tom’s GuideIt’s the most festive Patch Tuesday of the year: Next Tuesday (Dec. 9), Microsoft will release its monthly batch of security patches and updates to its computer-software products. Seven different groups of patches, or bulletins, are due up this Patch Tuesday, …Here’s What Cortana Looks Like Running In Windows 10TechCrunchMicrosoft’s Cortana Learns French, Italian, […]

Sony targeted again, employee families threatened – USA TODAY

USA TODAYCULVER CITY, Calif. — Sony staffers received a new email from hackers Friday, this time threatening their families, from the group who calls itself the Guardians of Peace or the “GOP.” This, after Sony has spent all week shifting email to new servers, …Hackers said to threaten Sony employeesPCWorldHackers of Sony Pictures threaten employees […]

Sony employees receive threatening email, allegedly from hackers – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesAnxiety heightened on the Sony Pictures lot after employees received a threatening email from someone claiming to be with the hacking group that infiltrated the studio’s computer system last week. lRelated Cyberattack could cost Sony Pictures tens of …Sony hacked again, employee families threatenedUSA TODAYSony Hackers Menace Employees: “Your Families Will Be in […]

North Korea treats its state-sponsored hackers like royalty – Engadget

EngadgetThere’s still a dispute as to whether or not North Korean hackers broke into Sony Pictures’ network, but one thing is clear: the country spoils its cyberwarriors rotten. A defector tells Reuters that Bureau 121, the spy division responsible for at least some …Why it’s so hard to calculate the cost of the Sony Pictures […]