Bitcoin ransoms just are not what they used to be Thursday, 13 Dec 2018

The people behind a rash of bomb threats made across the United States and Canada on Thursday demanded a $20,000 ransom to be paid in bitcoin. Authorities said none of the threats - emailed to hundreds of businesses, public offices and schools - appeared credible.  Full Article

Adobe's quarterly revenue surges 23 percent Thursday, 13 Dec 2018 

(Reuters) - Adobe Systems Inc on Thursday reported a 22.8 percent rise in quarterly revenue, helped by higher subscriptions for its flagship Creative Cloud suite of software that includes Photoshop.  Full Article  

YouTube, under pressure for problem content, takes down 58 million videos in quarter Thursday, 13 Dec 2018 

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - YouTube took down more than 58 million videos and 224 million comments during the third quarter based on violations of its policies, the unit of Alphabet Inc's Google said on Thursday in an effort to demonstrate progress in suppressing problem content.  Full Article