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Rovio reports a 160 per cent jump in second-quarter profits
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Angry Bird-flu

Rovio Entertainment, maker of the 10-year-old “Angry Birds” mobile game series reported a 160 per cent jump in second-quarter adjusted operating profit, helped by increased player engagement amid COVID-19 lockdowns.

US Justice Department preparing to take on Big Tech
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Anti-trust investigations for everyone

The US Justice Department is moving “full-tilt” on its antitrust investigation of Google and other Big Tech platforms.

US looks to ban more Chinese apps
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Depends on Trump’s mood

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said President Donald Trump's executive orders against TikTok and WeChat could be "broader" than just those two apps.

Apple spins carbon neutral aspirations
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Need TSMC and Foxconn to get on board.

The fruity cargo cult known as Apple claims that it will be carbon neutral in ten years, but apparently that positive statement is dependent on its suppliers.

FBI and NSA reveal Russia’s Linux malware
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Been developed and deployed

The FBI and NSA have published a joint security alert containing details about a new strain of Linux malware that the two agencies say was developed and deployed in real-world attacks by Russia's military hackers.