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Marton Dunai / Reuters:
Hungary plans new tax on Internet traffic, public calls for rally   —  (Reuters) - Hungary plans to impose a new tax on Internet data transfers, a draft 2015 tax bill submitted to parliament late on Tuesday showed, in a move that could hit Internet and telecoms providers and their customers hard.
Oct 22, 2014, 6:10 AMIn context
Reuters:
Keith Alexander terminates deal allowing sitting NSA CTO Patrick Dowd to work part-time at at IronNet Cybersecurity   —  Exclusive: Ex-spy chief's private firm ends deal with U.S. official  —  (Reuters) - Former National Security Agency director Keith Alexander has ended a deal …
Oct 21, 2014, 8:20 PMIn context
Reuters:
NSA's current CTO allowed to work 20 hours per week for former director Keith Alexander's cybersecurity startup   —  Exclusive: NSA reviewing deal between official, ex-spy agency head  —  (Reuters) - The U.S. National Security Agency has launched an internal review of a senior official's part …
Oct 17, 2014, 6:05 PMIn context
Alexei Oreskovic / Reuters:
Google seeking permission to test transmissions in rarely-used millimeter-wave spectrum, a possible foundation for a high-speed wireless service   —  Google tests waters for potential ultra-fast wireless service  —  (Reuters) - Google Inc is preparing to test new technology that may provide …
Oct 16, 2014, 7:55 PMIn context
Gertrude Chavez-Dreyfuss / Reuters:
NY state says bitcoin software developers don't need license   —  (Reuters) - New York will not require digital currency software developers to obtain a “BitLicense” to operate in the state, said Benjamin Lawksy, superintendent of financial services for the state of New York, on Tuesday.
Oct 15, 2014, 12:35 AMIn context
Reuters:
French bank BPCE teams with Twitter to offer person-to-person money transfer via tweets   —  French bank, Twitter team up for money transfers via tweets  —  (Reuters) - One of France's largest banks is teaming up with social network Twitter Inc. (TWTR.N) this week to allow its customers to transfer money via tweets.
Oct 12, 2014, 5:25 PMIn context
Paul Carsten / Reuters:
Cisco to set up $80 million China cloud joint venture with TCL   —  (Reuters) - Cisco Systems Inc will establish an $80 million joint venture with Chinese hardware manufacturer TCL Corp to invest in commercial cloud computing services, TCL said in a stock exchange filing on Thursday.
Oct 9, 2014, 8:35 PMIn context
Dan Levine / Reuters:
Google asks US Supreme Court to overturn lower court in Oracle's Java API copyright case   —  Google asks Supreme Court to decide Oracle copyright fight  —  (Reuters) - Google Inc (GOOGL.O) has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to wade into contentious litigation against Oracle Corp (ORCL.N) …
Oct 9, 2014, 2:35 PMIn context
Shivam Srivastava / Reuters:
Amazon to face EU investigation over Luxembourg tax deal   —  (Reuters) - The European Commission is set to begin a formal probe into allegations that Luxembourg allowed Amazon.com Inc to benefit illegally from state subsidies for its European operations for almost 10 years, the Financial Times reported on Monday.
Oct 6, 2014, 11:00 PMIn context
Alexei Oreskovic / Reuters:
Final price of WhatsApp for Facebook is $22B, up $3B due to increase in Facebook share price   —  Facebook's WhatsApp acquisition now has price tag of $22 billion  —  (Reuters) - Facebook Inc (FB.O) closed its acquisition of mobile messaging service WhatsApp on Monday …
Oct 6, 2014, 9:00 PMIn context

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