The EU’s new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will be the biggest overhaul of global privacy rules in over 20 years: EU citizens receive sweeping new powers over how their data can be collected, used and stored, and it will affect laws worldwide by imposing hefty fines for non-compliance

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Maersk says NonPetya ransomware attack required an almost complete infrastructure overhaul, reinstallation of 4,000 servers, 45,000 PCs, and 2,500 applications (Charlie Osborne/ZDNet)

Charlie Osborne / ZDNet: Maersk says NonPetya ransomware attack required an almost complete infrastructure overhaul, reinstallation of 4,000 servers, 45,000 PCs, and 2,500 applications  — 

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Sources: Apple will issue each employee below director level a $2.5K bonus in restricted stock grants, following passage of tax overhaul, over coming months (Mark Gurman/Bloomberg)

Mark Gurman / Bloomberg: Sources: Apple will issue each employee below director level a $ 2.5K bonus in restricted stock grants, following passage of tax

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Sources on how Snap’s hub-and-spoke org structure, with Evan Spiegel at the center of all decision-making, has employees on edge amid major overhaul of Snapchat (Casey Newton/The Verge)

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Bloomberg: Tax overhaul bars cryptocurrency owners from deferring capital gains taxes when trading one type of virtual currency for another  —  Change makes trading one

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Wall Street Journal: Republicans’ proposed tax overhaul could negatively impact tech giants with its provisions to curb use of low-tax foreign jurisdictions  —  Firms like

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