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India imposes net neutrality – Free Basics illegal

India imposes net neutrality – Free Basics illegal

Written by on February 8, 2016 in News with 0 Comments
NEW DELHI/MUMBAI (Reuters) – India introduced rules on Monday to prevent Internet service providers from having different pricing policies for accessing different parts of the Web, in a setback to ... Read More
Consumer data to be examined when companies merge

Consumer data to be examined when companies merge

Written by on February 8, 2016 in News with 0 Comments
FRANKFURT (Reuters) – The vast troves of consumer data held by big Internet companies should be scrutinized in merger probes because they have a big impact on competition, the president ... Read More
Russian authorities disrupt notorious financial hacking operations

Russian authorities disrupt notorious financial hacking operations

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Russian authorities in November raided offices associated with a Moscow film distribution and production company as part of a crackdown on one of the world’s most notorious ... Read More
Twitter users react adversely to rumours of plan to prioritise tweets

Twitter users react adversely to rumours of plan to prioritise tweets

Written by on February 8, 2016 in News with 0 Comments
NEW YORK (Reuters) – The hashtag #RIPTwitter became the top trending U.S. item on Twitter on Saturday, after a report from BuzzFeed said the company is planning to change how ... Read More
European data pact agreed, but companies nervous

European data pact agreed, but companies nervous

Written by on February 5, 2016 in News with 0 Comments
FRANKFURT (Reuters) – The free flow of data across the Atlantic, the lifeblood of modern business dealings, faces an uncertain future, despite a belated, high-level deal between European and U.S. ... Read More
LinkedIn lofty valuation no longer justified

LinkedIn lofty valuation no longer justified

Written by on February 5, 2016 in News with 0 Comments
(Reuters) – LinkedIn Corp’s shares plunged about 35 percent on Friday, wiping out nearly $9 billion of market value, after the social network for professionals shocked Wall Street with a ... Read More
Devil in the detail – new ‘privacy shield’ needs scrutiny

Devil in the detail – new ‘privacy shield’ needs scrutiny

Written by on February 5, 2016 in News with 0 Comments
Data protection watchdogs from around the EU have reassured companies that they can continue transferring personal data to the US under alternative legal means—at least for the time being while ... Read More
Foxconn in talks with Sharp – markets like that

Foxconn in talks with Sharp – markets like that

Written by on February 5, 2016 in News with 0 Comments
TAIPEI/TOKYO (Reuters) – Foxconn Chief Executive Officer Terry Gou is in Osaka to meet executives of Japan’s Sharp Corp, a Sharp spokesman said, one day after the struggling electronics maker ... Read More
IT spending cuts could curb Indian export revenue

IT spending cuts could curb Indian export revenue

Written by on February 4, 2016 in News with 0 Comments
MUMBAI (Reuters) – Indian IT services exports are likely to grow at a slower pace next fiscal year than in the recent past as global clients rein in technology spending, ... Read More
Alibaba survives hack attack – through own cloud service

Alibaba survives hack attack – through own cloud service

Written by on February 4, 2016 in News with 0 Comments
BEIJING (Reuters) – Hackers in China attempted to access over 20 million active accounts on Alibaba Group Holding Ltd’s Taobao e-commerce website using Alibaba’s own cloud computing service, according to ... Read More
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