10 things in tech you need to know today

Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Thursday. Justin Bieber and Jack Dorsey may be among the 10 million MGM hotel guests whose personal information was posted to a hacking forum. MGM said it discovered the data breach last summer and notified customers who were impacted based on state laws. […]

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Buzzy online events startup Hopin just raised $6.5 million from Accel and Northzone, after fighting off other major investors

London-based Hopin, an all-in-one online events platform, has raised $6.5 million in seed funding from Accel, Northzone, Seedcamp, and a number of angel investors. The company, founded last year, drew frenzied interest from investors keen to be a part of the buzzy startup which offers to host any type of live event such as conferences […]

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Justin Bieber and Jack Dorsey may be among the 10 million MGM hotel guests whose personal information was just posted to a hacking forum (MGM)

More than 10 million MGM hotel guests had their personal information leaked online this week, according to ZDNet. Full names, addresses, phone numbers, emails, and birthdays were exposed, but MGM told Business Insider that no payment information was compromised. MGM said it discovered the data breach last summer and notified customers who were impacted based […]

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Amy Klobuchar and Pete Buttigieg clashed more than ever in the Vegas debate. These numbers show why.

Sen. Amy Klobuchar and former South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg sparred on multiple occasions during Wednesday night’s debate in Las Vegas. More than 70% of Klobuchar’s supporters say they would also be satisfied with Buttigieg as the Democratic nominee, according to the seven polls Insider conducted between December and early February. “I wish everyone was […]

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The billionaire businessman behind Victoria’s Secret is reportedly in talks to step down as CEO and sell the lingerie brand

Les Wexner, the billionaire businessman behind L Brands, is reportedly “in discussions” to step down as CEO of the company and sell the Victoria’s Secret brand, according to the Wall Street Journal and The New York Times. Sources familiar with the matter also told The Journal that the company is looking to reach a potential […]

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High school boys basketball: Mountain View upsets Olympus in first round of 5A state tournament; Bruins win first playoff game since 2016

HOLLADAY — Heading into their first round matchup against the Olympus Titans, it had been 1,449 days since the Mountain View Bruins boys basketball team had last played in a postseason game, 1,451 days since they’d won one. Convert those days into years and it had been all but four years since any Mountain View […]

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