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Zack Whittaker / London Calling Blog:
UK authorities take down a U.S. domain: Could it happen to you?   —  A UK law enforcement agency has shut down a popular music blog in the style of a U.S. Department of Homeland Security domain name seizure.  —  Update: Confirmed by SOCA: “Yep, we did that,” according to a spokesperson.
Feb 14, 2012, 5:55 PMIn context
Zack Whittaker / Between the Lines Blog:
Intel buys QLogic's InfiniBand assets for $125 million   —  Summary: Intel is to buy QLogic's InfiniBand assets for $125 million in cash, in a deal that is expected to close this quarter.  —  Intel announced today it is to acquire the InfiniBand business from networking company QLogic …
Jan 23, 2012, 1:10 PMIn context
Zack Whittaker / Between the Lines Blog:
Symantec accused of using ‘scareware’ tactics to sell full-version products   —  Summary: Anti-virus maker Symantec is charged in a lawsuit with misleading users into purchasing full versions of its software by peddling ‘scareware’ tactics.  —  Security firm Symantec is being taken to court …
Jan 11, 2012, 12:45 PMIn context
Zack Whittaker / Between the Lines Blog:
Zynga shares slump 10 percent below IPO in first day   —  Summary: While there was hope for Zynga, the largest technology flotation since Google's public debut in 2004, the company's share price dropped by nearly 10 percent in its first day.  —  At the end of Zynga's first day of public trading today …
Dec 16, 2011, 3:45 PMIn context
Zack Whittaker / Between the Lines Blog:
Facebook Timeline goes live: Gives users seven-day grace   —  Summary: Facebook is to roll out its new Timeline profile next week.  But during the busy run-up to Christmas, users have only seven-days to get their profile pages in order.  —  Facebook announced this morning the long-awaited arrival of the new Timeline profile page.
Dec 15, 2011, 9:35 AMIn context
Zack Whittaker / London Calling Blog:
Europe regulators called on to end mobile network, VoIP traffic bandwidth dispute   —  Companies that provide voice-over-IP services, like Microsoft and Google, are calling on European Commission officials and telecoms regulators to penalise landline operators that relegate voice traffic.
Dec 14, 2011, 5:55 AMIn context
Zack Whittaker / London Calling Blog:
Exclusive: European data protection law proposals revealed   —  Draft legislation which will pave the way for the new European Data Protection Directive, set to be announced later next month can be revealed for the first time.  —  After two years of researching the reach and breadth of the USA PATRIOT Act …
Dec 7, 2011, 7:10 PMIn context
Zack Whittaker / Between the Lines Blog:
Facebook acknowledges photo privacy bug; Issues immediate fix   —  Summary: Facebook has said that it fixed a bug that had allowed users to access other users' photos, even if their profile pages were locked down.  —  Facebook has fixed a bug with its reporting tool, which inadvertently gave users access …
Dec 6, 2011, 3:05 PMIn context
Zack Whittaker / Between the Lines Blog:
Facebook flaw allows access to private photos   —  Summary: A flaw in Facebook allows users to access private photos that are hidden from view, through no less than the social network's own image reporting tool.  —  Reporting features in Facebook apparently can allow users to access personal …
Dec 6, 2011, 12:20 PMIn context
Zack Whittaker / London Calling Blog:
New Wikileaks files expose iPhone, BlackBerry phone and Gmail hacking technology   —  LONDON — Wikileaks founder Julian Assange unveiled today the latest batch of released files from the whistleblowing organisation.  —  Speaking to a number of students and members of the press …
Dec 2, 2011, 4:20 AMIn context

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