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White House walks back Biden comments on cybercriminal swap with Russia

The White House on Sunday walked back comments from President Biden that he’d be “open” to exchanging cybercriminals with Russia. National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan told press aboard Air Force One that Biden was not talking about “exchanges or swaps” when he seemed receptive to Vladimir Putin’s offer that the Kremlin would extradite cybercriminals if the US […]

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Facebook to expand work-from-home eligibility as offices look to reopen

Facebook Inc. is giving most of its employees a choice: Seek permission to keep working at home or go to the office at least half the time. The social-media giant told its roughly 60,000 employees Wednesday that it will expand remote-work eligibility to all levels of the company, including early-career employees and entry-level engineers. Facebook FB, -1.03% […]

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Square eyeing creation of bitcoin hardware wallet, Jack Dorsey tweets

Payments firm Square is considering creating a non-custodial hardware wallet for bitcoin, the company’s chief executive officer, Jack Dorsey, said Friday. Bitcoin wallets can be stored offline or online at cryptocurrency exchanges, venues where bitcoin can be bought and sold for traditional currencies or other virtual coins. With a non-custodial wallet, you have sole control […]

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It’s official: Amazon Prime Day is June 21-22 globally

Amazon.com Inc. AMZN, -0.14% announced its next Prime Day will be June 21-22 worldwide. The retail behemoth said members will get a $10 credit on Prime Day if they spend $10 on select small businesses from June 7-20. More than 300,000 selling partners are participating. Additionally, members with the Amazon Rewards Visa Card or Amazon […]

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