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Zack Whittaker / London Calling Blog:
RIM lost $54 million on four-day global BlackBerry outage   —  Remember back to October when your BlackBerry suddenly stopped working, and despite text messaging and phone calls, you were cut off from the outside world because data wasn't flowing into your phone?  —  Allow me to help.
Mar 30, 2012, 5:25 AMIn context
Zack Whittaker / Between the Lines Blog:
Yahoo to roll out Do Not Track solution by summer   —  Summary: Yahoo is to implement Do Not Track headers into its range of online services, as the issue of advertising tracking remains a prominent issue for Web users.  —  Yahoo announced this morning the implementation of its Do Not Track solution …
Mar 29, 2012, 11:25 AMIn context
Zack Whittaker / London Calling Blog:
UK ISP forced to hand over 9,000 user details of porn downloaders   —  London's High Court has ordered UK broadband provider O2 to hand over the personal details, including names and addresses, of 9,124 customers to a pornography company that accused them of illegally downloading their films.
Mar 27, 2012, 3:25 PMIn context
Zack Whittaker / Between the Lines Blog:
HP, Oracle seek pretrial victories in Itanium battle   —  Summary: HP and Oracle both seek a pretrial win in the upcoming Itanium case, over whether Oracle can end its software support for the heavy-duty Intel chip.  —  The spat between HP and Oracle continues, with both sides seeking …
Mar 27, 2012, 10:05 AMIn context
Zack Whittaker / Between the Lines Blog:
iSuppli: Intel reached 10-year record market share in 2011 Q4   —  Summary: Intel leads the semiconductor industry as it reaches a 10-year record market share through key acquisitions and increased revenue, based on 2011 Q4 figures.  —  Intel, helped along by the acquisition …
Mar 26, 2012, 12:50 PMIn context
Zack Whittaker / Between the Lines Blog:
Broadcom to buy chip maker BroadLight for $195 million   —  Summary: Broadcom is to buy Israel-based BroadLight for around $195 million, in a bid to bolster its portfolio in high-speed fiber broadband.  —  Semiconductor giant Broadcom expects to pay around $195 million in cash for BroadLight …
Mar 21, 2012, 1:10 PMIn context
Zack Whittaker / Between the Lines Blog:
Symantec to buy mobile app management firm Nukona   —  Summary: Symantec is to acquire Nukona, a mobile application management software company, in the hope it will bolster the security giant's mobile device scope in the ‘BYOD’ era.  —  Security giant Symantec said this morning it has agreed …
Mar 20, 2012, 11:00 PMIn context
Zack Whittaker / Between the Lines Blog:
Anonymous leaks Symantec's Norton anti-virus source code   —  Summary: Anonymous has released what appears to be the source code from Norton Antivirus 2006, in what could be a seriously damaging exercise for Symantec.  —  Anonymous, for which LulzSec was distantly related to …
Mar 9, 2012, 6:00 PMIn context
Zack Whittaker / Between the Lines Blog:
Amazon drops cloud prices worldwide (again)   —  Summary: Amazon has cut the prices of four of its core cloud Amazon Web Services for the nineteenth time in six years, putting pressure on its Microsoft cloud service competitor.  —  Amazon has announced a “significant” price decrease across …
Mar 6, 2012, 10:40 AMIn context
Zack Whittaker / Between the Lines Blog:
Facebook, Flickr, others accused of reading text messages   —  Summary: Reports surfacing this weekend claim that smartphone applications can access users' text messages amongst other personal data, even when that phone is not being used.  —  Update: see below.
Feb 26, 2012, 2:15 PMIn context

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