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Optus data breach: Here’s how protect your identity and money right now after the major cyber attack hack

Optus customers have been advised to change passwords for online services, including banking, and set up stronger authentication measures to protect themselves against a massive cyber security attack. The phone and internet provider has been scrambling to secure millions of customers’ information as names, dates of birth, phone numbers, email addresses, driver’s licence numbers, passport … Read more

Verizon is ‘not going to throw away money’ to woo consumers with cheaper phones, CEO says

In a competitive market for wireless deals, Verizon Communications Inc.’s chief executive says the company is “not going to throw away money” on promotions. The company recently rolled out its deals for Apple Inc.’s AAPL, +0.96% new iPhone 14 line, offering existing customers up to $800 off a new phone, whereas rivals AT&T Inc. T, … Read more

Ray Dalio says watch out for rates reaching this level, because Wall Street stocks will take a 20% hit

After that CPI shock earlier in the week, Wall Street is bracing for a fresh batch of data including retail sales, on Thursday, with a deepening yield curve inversion between 2- and 10-year bonds giving off ever gloomier economic signals. There’s good news though, as a disastrous rail strike may be averted. There’s no cheering … Read more

Beanfield Acquires Vancouver-Based Urbanfibre

Continues rapid expansion of fibre footprint into Canada’s West Coast [Urbanfibre customers will not see any immediate changes to the services as a result of this transaction] ———————- TORONTO, July 28, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Beanfield, owner and operator of the largest independent fibre-optic network in Toronto and Montreal, today announced the acquisition of Urbanfibre, … Read more