Twitter shares tumble on concerns about hacking activity

Company discovered suspicious traffic to a customer-support forum while investigating a security bug that exposed data

Twitter shares fell almost 7% after the company said it was investigating unusual traffic that might be from state-sponsored hackers and, in what appeared to be an unrelated issue, a security firm said hackers used the platform to try to steal user data.

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After a year from hell, Facebook parties like it’s 2017

Network held its Christmas party at the Palace of Fine Arts in San Francisco – but was there much to celebrate after a year of scandal?

Last weekend, Facebook hosted a lavish two-day Christmas party for employees. The event, held this year at the Palace of Fine Arts in San Francisco, had a winter village theme. It looked like a lovely time for all!

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