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Headlines Around the Web

Russian cyber criminal attacks BBC

Dec 30 - Financial Times

Russian cybercriminal attacks BBC

Dec 30 - Financial Times

Storyful of social media ideas for News Corp

Dec 21, 2013 - Financial Times

News Corp buys social news agency Storyful

Dec 21, 2013 - Financial Times

Lower revenues at Murdoch empire

Dec 18, 2013 - Financial Times

Facebook introduces video adverts

Dec 18, 2013 - Financial Times

Brands peek out of the closet

Dec 13, 2013 - The Times of India

Perform Group plunges on profit warning

Dec 13, 2013 - Financial Times

Google to charge only for viewed ads

Dec 13, 2013 - Financial Times

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Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo poses with his son Cristiano Ronaldo Junior
New Cristiano Ronaldo Statue Shows ‘Extra Bulge’ in Real Madrid Footballer’s Pants

By IBTimes AU

Ronaldo's statue shows the footballer in extremely tight shorts showing his crotch in an awkward manner. (10:39 am)

MORE TOPICS: PORTUGAL, TWITTER, INDIA, REAL MADRID

Rafael Nadal of Spain celebrates after winning a point during his men's singles match against Peter Gojowczyk of Germany at the China Open tennis tournament in Beijing October 2, 2014. REUTERS/Petar Kujundzic
Rafael Nadal To Model Underwear And Suits As He Becomes The Newest Ambassador For Tommy Hilfiger

By IBTimes AU

Rafael Nadal will soon strip to his underwear again after he was signed by Tommy Hilfiger as its first global athlete ambassador. (Dec 18)

MORE TOPICS: NEW YORK

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Telstra Pays $102,000 For iPhone 6 Misleading Advertisement

By IBTimes AU

ACCC says Telstra has misled consumers with its iPhone 6 September advertisement. (Dec 17)

MORE TOPICS: IPHONE, AUSTRALIA, TELSTRA

Brazilian sex worker Laura Maria do Espirito Santo, vice-president of the Association of Prostitutes of Minas Gerais, shops for lingerie after an English class in Belo Horizonte May 12, 2014. A group of sex workers are taking English classes once a week i
Canada Urged to Make Prostitution A Business With Due Regulatory Controls

By IBTimes AU

There is a conflict of interest in the demand as the government is looking to eliminate the trade than supporting it. (Dec 16)

MORE TOPICS: COURT, SUPREME COURT

Australia Bushfire
Climate Council Warns That Victoria Needs To Prepare For Fire Season

By IBTimes AU

A report by the Climate Council has stated that the outlook of the bushfire season had been upgraded to "major." (Dec 15)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, CLIMATE CHANGE

A customer is silhouetted while entering the Fifth Avenue Apple store shortly after doors opened for iPhone 6 sales in Manhattan, New York September 19, 2014. Apple Inc's latest phone lured throngs of gadget lovers, entrepreneurs and early adapters t
Canada Probes Apple For Alleged Anti-Competition Deals

By IBTimes AU

Apple's Canadian unit is being investigated by the competition bureau for alleged anti-competitive deals. (Dec 13)

MORE TOPICS: IPHONE, APPLE INC., COURT

People are silhouetted as they pose with laptops in front of a screen projected with a Google logo, in this picture illustration taken in Zenica October 29, 2014.
Google News Spain to Shut Down Following ‘Google Tax’ Law Enforcement

By IBTimes AU

Google will be shutting down its Google News in Spain following the enforcement of the "Google Tax" law. (Dec 12)

MORE TOPICS: GERMANY, INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY, TAX LAW, INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY LAW

2 broke girls
‘2 Broke Girls' Season 4 Spoilers: Episode 7 'And A Loan For Christmas' Airs On Dec. 15, 2014, Max And Caroline Head For The Bank To Get A Loan And Expand Their Cupcake Business

By IBTimes AU

Caroline and Max will try to merge their cupcake business with a new t-shirt business venture. (Dec 10)

MORE TOPICS: RETAIL

A morning commuter passes behind a machine gun mounted on a military vehicle after Thai army took positions in central Bangkok May 20, 2014.
Victoria Police Warns Gun Owners To Avoid Firearm Selfies

By IBTimes AU

Australian gun owners have been warned against posting selfies with their firearms online because gun thieves are lurking social media looking for perfect targets. (Dec 10)

MORE TOPICS: FACEBOOK, AUSTRALIA