Source: P2P file-sharing company BitTorrent has been sold to Justin Sun, a blockchain entrepreneur best known for the Tron platform and its TRX cryptocurrency (Janko Roettgers/Variety)

Janko Roettgers / Variety: Source: P2P file-sharing company BitTorrent has been sold to Justin Sun, a blockchain entrepreneur best known for the Tron platform and

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Six current and former Fitbit employees have been charged in a federal indictment for possession of stolen trade secrets from now bankrupt rival Jawbone (Shannon Liao/The Verge)

Shannon Liao / The Verge: Six current and former Fitbit employees have been charged in a federal indictment for possession of stolen trade secrets from

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Apple is closing a security gap that allowed outsiders to pry personal information from locked iPhones without a password, a change that will thwart law enforcement agencies that have been exploiting the vulnerability to collect evidence in criminal investigations

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Uber hires Daniel Danker from Facebook to serve as a senior director and head of driver product, filling a role that has been vacant since December (Megan Rose Dickey/TechCrunch)

Megan Rose Dickey / TechCrunch: Uber hires Daniel Danker from Facebook to serve as a senior director and head of driver product, filling a role

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