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Image form Steven Arnold | Wikimedia Online retailer eBay is facing investigation from the data authorities after a massive cyber attack that affected the personal data of its 145 million customers. Security Practices At least three US states have started an investigation into eBay, which will focus on the theft of names, email addresses, and other private details. This...

Here is a little secret you need to know if you plan on opening up a small business: you won’t generate a profit right away. In most cases, it takes a couple of years (sometimes longer) before you can get your capital back and run your business on its own. This is why it is important to save. If you want to survive the first few years of being operational and boost your...

You got yourself in a spot of trouble with a traffic enforcer. He issues you a ticket for a supposed speeding infraction, and you’re not sure what it means. When a law enforcer starts using legal jargon, it can get very intimidating. Protect yourself against this fear and being wrongfully charged for a simple incident by learning the difference between an infraction...

Social media site Twitter announced that advertisers now have the option to target users based on their language. This is the company’s latest step to attract more advertisers. Language targeted ads The company said the new feature would help advertisers reach out to its global user base. “Advertisers can now target promoted tweets and promoted accounts in languages...

Image by Keith Allison | Wikimedia Two-time Defending NBA Champions Miami Heat are set to go up against the Indiana Pacers on Friday, April 11. With the top seeds still up for grabs, Friday’s game should give a clearer picture as to who will be sitting atop the Eastern Conference come playoff time. Staying atop A victory for the Heat would mean that they’ll move a...

Image by ByeAngel | Wikimedia Travel bookings between China and Malaysia had fallen severely, travel agents report. Many Chinese tourists had cancelled their trip, angry at the perceived lack of information provided by the Malaysian government to the families of the passengers of Malaysian Airlines flight MH370. Negative Impression Travel agents said they used to have...

Image by David Shankbone | Wikimedia Billy Crystal is officially returning to television, as FX announced it has given a series order to Billy titled “The Comedians.” New FX comedy The 66-year-old actor will play a veteran star of the comedy world, while Frozen actor Josh Gad will play the younger comedian in the 13-part shows. “The Comedians” marks Crystal’s...

Image by Auckland Photo News via Flickr Malaysia Airlines has announced that as a tribute and a mark of respect to the still missing passengers and crew of MH370, the flight codes MH370 and MH371 will be retired from the Malaysia Airlines’ Kuala Lumpu-Beijing-Kuala Lumpur route. A Sign of Respect Effective March 14, 2014, flight codesMH370 and MH371 will be replaced...

Tiger Woods withdrew from the Honda Classic due to lower back spasms, according to a spokesperson. Bad back injury Woods was 5-over for the day when he quit. According to Glenn Greenspan, his spokesman, the spasms started Sunday morning during warm-ups. “Too early to tell,” Woods said in a statement, not sure whether he will play at Doral. “I’ll...