Tension as pro and anti Catalan independence demonstrators shut down central Barcelona

Thousands of people demonstrating both for and against Catalan independence shut down parts of central Barcelona on Saturday, two days before the anniversary of a vote on secession last year that polarised the wealthy Spanish region. Tensions remain high in the independence-minded region a year after the October 1 vote deemed illegal by Madrid but… Read More Tension as pro and anti Catalan independence demonstrators shut down central Barcelona

Millions of user accounts affected in Facebook security breach 

Facebook Inc said on Friday that hackers stole digital login codes allowing them to take over nearly 50 million user accounts in its worst security breach ever given the unprecedented level of potential access, adding to what has been a difficult year for the company’s reputation. Facebook, which has more than 2.2 billion monthly users,… Read More Millions of user accounts affected in Facebook security breach