Google discloses security flaw of “medium” severity in Microsoft Edge after privately reporting the flaw to Microsoft in November 2017; no patch available yet (Usama Jawad/Neowin)

Usama Jawad / Neowin: Google discloses security flaw of “medium” severity in Microsoft Edge after privately reporting the flaw to Microsoft in November 2017; no

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CB Insights report: AI startup investment rose 141% YoY in 2017 to $15.2B with Chinese companies accounting for 48% of funding versus 38% for US companies (Jackie Snow/MIT Technology Review)

Jackie Snow / MIT Technology Review: CB Insights report: AI startup investment rose 141% YoY in 2017 to $ 15.2B with Chinese companies accounting for

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Number of crypto hedge funds doubled to 226 in the last 4 months and is up from 37 at the start of 2017; assets under management reached between $3.5B and $5B (Maiya Keidan/Reuters)

Maiya Keidan / Reuters: Number of crypto hedge funds doubled to 226 in the last 4 months and is up from 37 at the start

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US, UK, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand officially attribute 2017 NotPetya attack that targeted Ukraine and some large businesses to Russia (Eduard Kovacs/SecurityWeek)

Eduard Kovacs / SecurityWeek: US, UK, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand officially attribute 2017 NotPetya attack that targeted Ukraine and some large businesses to Russia 

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Chartbeat: AMP traffic to publishers increased 100% since 2017 as mobile dominates traffic growth; Parse.ly data shows Facebook referral traffic fell to 25.3% (Sara Fischer/Axios)

Sara Fischer / Axios: Chartbeat: AMP traffic to publishers increased 100% since 2017 as mobile dominates traffic growth; Parse.ly data shows Facebook referral traffic fell

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Microsoft says it fixed Skype security flaw allowing DLL hijacking in Oct. 2017 when it released version 8; vulnerability still in versions 7.40 and lower (Shaun Nichols/The Register)

Shaun Nichols / The Register: Microsoft says it fixed Skype security flaw allowing DLL hijacking in Oct. 2017 when it released version 8; vulnerability still

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