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‘Soft’ Irish regulator being challenged by new EU privacy rules

‘Soft’ Irish regulator being challenged by new EU privacy rules

Written by on February 26, 2015 in News with 0 Comments
BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Ireland will not retain sole control over privacy disputes involving companies such as Facebook and Apple under new rules agreed on Wednesday allowing any of its European ... Read More
Europol busts banking hackers in Asia

Europol busts banking hackers in Asia

Written by on February 26, 2015 in News with 0 Comments
AMSTERDAM/BOSTON (Reuters) – A cybercrime operation that stole banking information by hacking more than 3 million computers in Indonesia, India and other countries has been disrupted by European police with ... Read More
Net neutrality vote today will hit ISPs hardest

Net neutrality vote today will hit ISPs hardest

Written by on February 26, 2015 in News with 0 Comments
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. regulators are poised to impose the toughest rules yet on Internet service providers, aiming to ensure fair treatment of all web traffic through their networks. The ... Read More
Computer Sciences Corp ‘almost’ acquired by Cap Gemini

Computer Sciences Corp ‘almost’ acquired by Cap Gemini

Written by on February 25, 2015 in News with 0 Comments
(Reuters) – Technology consultant Computer Sciences Corp drew buyout interest from French consulting company Cap Gemini SA and private equity firm Carlyle Group LP, according to people familiar with the ... Read More
Gemalto thinks it was ‘probably’ hacked

Gemalto thinks it was ‘probably’ hacked

Written by on February 25, 2015 in News with 0 Comments
PARIS (Reuters) – Gemalto, the world’s largest maker of mobile SIM cards, said a preliminary company probe of sophisticated attacks against it in 2010 and 2011 showed British and U.S. ... Read More
U.S. concerned with Indonesia local content law

U.S. concerned with Indonesia local content law

Written by on February 25, 2015 in News with 0 Comments
JAKARTA/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States is pressing Indonesia to relax local-content rules it believes will handicap efforts of tech firms such as Apple to expand into one of the ... Read More
Google makes Wallet push with mobile carriers

Google makes Wallet push with mobile carriers

Written by on February 24, 2015 in News with 0 Comments
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Google Inc has partnered with several large U.S. wireless carriers to pre-install its electronic payment service on phones, as the companies seek to counter Apple Inc’s ... Read More
NSA chief says programs lawful

NSA chief says programs lawful

Written by on February 24, 2015 in News with 0 Comments
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The head of the National Security Agency refused to comment on Monday on reports that the U.S. government implants spyware on computer hard drives for surveillance purposes, ... Read More
Visa Europe moves to ‘tokenization’

Visa Europe moves to ‘tokenization’

Written by on February 24, 2015 in News with 0 Comments
FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Visa Europe has announced a new, more secure way for consumers to pay retailers via smartphones, a move that could set the stage for Apple’s Apple Pay ... Read More
Late push against vague net neutrality rule

Late push against vague net neutrality rule

Written by on February 23, 2015 in News with 0 Comments
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – As the U.S. Federal Communications Commission prepares to vote on new rules for high-speed Internet service, one aspect of the rules is drawing criticism from both opponents ... Read More
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