Bot orders $18,752 of McSundaes every 30 min. to find if machines are working

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T-Mobile screwups caused nationwide outage, but FCC isn’t punishing carrier

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Hackers behind life-threatening attack on chemical maker are sanctioned

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AT&T loses another 600,000 TV customers as it seeks buyer for DirecTV

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Adblockers installed 300,000 times are malicious and should be removed now

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Trickbot—the for-hire botnet Microsoft attacked—is scrambling to stay alive

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Six Russians accused of the world’s most destructive hacks indicted

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Thousands of infected IoT devices used in for-profit anonymity service

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Fancy Bear imposters are on a hacking extortion spree

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Hackers are using a severe Windows bug to backdoor unpatched servers

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YouTube TV is adding NFL Fantasy Football, its first third-party app, allowing viewers to watch a game and pull up player scores on the same screen (Mark Wilson/Fast Company)

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Now on-demand: Ars’ online IT roundtable on navigating 2020 schadenfreude

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Despite strict enforcement, Airbnb and other rental sites are struggling to curtail a surge in party houses, as party organizers find ways to get around rules (Bloomberg)

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Google and Intel warn of high-severity Bluetooth security bug in Linux

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Verizon “nationwide” 5G ready for iPhone 12—don’t expect a big speed boost

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Facebook bans Holocaust denial amid rapid rise in “deceptive” content

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Microsoft’s beta cloud gaming service xCloud can’t compete with Stadia, but it stands out with its Game Pass business model, mobile experience, and big catalog (Nick Statt/The Verge)

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Android ransomware has picked up some ominous new tricks

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