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Agence France-Presse:
Bangladesh shuts down messaging services to quell violence   —  dhaka (Bangladesh) (AFP) - Bangladeshi telecoms authorities Sunday shut down smartphone messaging and voice services Viber and Tango, which have become a popular communication medium for supporters of the anti-government protests now in their third week.
Jan 19, 2015, 6:40 AMIn context
Maria Antonova / Agence France-Presse:
Russian parliament passes bill requiring cloud services to store citizens' data on servers in Russia by September 2016   —  Russian lawmakers pass new bill restricting Internet AFP 1 hr ago  —  Moscow (AFP) - Russia's parliament passed a bill on Friday requiring Internet companies …
Jul 4, 2014, 3:20 PMIn context
Fulya Ozerkan / Agence France-Presse:
Turkey PM threatens to ‘go after’ Twitter for tax evasion   —  Ankara (AFP) - Turkey's prime minister said Saturday he will “go after” Twitter, accusing the site of tax-evasion, after it was used to spread damaging leaks implicating his inner circle in corruption claims.
Apr 12, 2014, 4:20 PMIn context
Agence France Presse:
Internet, telecoms cut across Syria: SANA   —  DAMASCUS — Internet and telecommunications in Syria were down across the country, the state news agency SANA reported on Wednesday, saying a fault with a fibre-optic cable was to blame.  —  “Maintenance and repair work is underway to reestablish …
May 15, 2013, 11:40 AMIn context
Agence France Presse:
Taiwan probes Samsung ‘dirty tricks’ vs HTC'   —  TAIPEI — Taiwanese authorities said Monday they had launched an investigation into allegations that South Korean tech giant Samsung hired students to post malicious comments about local rival HTC online.  —  “The case was set up last week …
Apr 15, 2013, 6:35 PMIn context
Agence France Presse:
Apple in court in China over ‘Siri’ claim   —  SHANGHAI — Apple appeared in a Shanghai court on Wednesday, accused by a Chinese firm of copying software used for the “Siri” personal assistant on its hugely popular iPhones.  —  The Californian company's products are big sellers in China …
Mar 27, 2013, 8:20 AMIn context
Agence France Presse:
S. Korean TV networks, banks report cyber attack   —  SEOUL — The South Korean military sounded a possible high-level cyber attack alert Wednesday after computer networks crashed at major broadcasters and banks, with initial suspicions focused on North Korea.
Mar 20, 2013, 4:45 AMIn context
Richard Ingham / Agence France-Presse:
British scientists use man-made DNA speck to store 739kB of digital data   —  Scientists in Britain have announced a breakthrough in the quest to turn DNA into a revolutionary form of data storage that could fit the world's entire three billion terabytes of stored data into the palm of your hand.
Jan 27, 2013, 10:55 AMIn context
Agence France Presse:
French court says Twitter must identify racist tweeters   —  PARIS — A French court ruled Thursday that Twitter, which has steadfastly refused calls to police its millions of users, must hand over data to help identify the authors of racist or anti-Semitic tweets.
Jan 24, 2013, 12:20 PMIn context
Agence France Presse:
Iran designing software for controlled social media access   —  TEHRAN — Iran is designing “intelligent software” that would give citizens restricted and controlled access to banned social networking sites, local media on Sunday quoted police chief Esmaeil Ahmadi Moghadam as saying.
Jan 6, 2013, 11:15 AMIn context

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