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Dave Lee / BBC:
eBay flaw exposing visitors to malicious websites has affected site since at least February   —  eBay security flaw has existed for months  —  Listings clicked on eBay automatically directed users to malicious websites  —  A flaw that has exposed eBay customers to malicious websites …
Sep 19, 2014, 12:25 PMIn context
Leo Kelion / BBC:
Google launches Android One smartphones for around $105 in India, supports seven local languages and offline YouTube playback   —  Android One smartphones released in India by three companies  —  The three new smartphones feature the Android One branding on their backs
Sep 15, 2014, 5:45 AMIn context
Kevin Rawlinson / BBC:
Twitter supports Internet Slowdown campaign along with Netflix, Reddit, Mozilla, Digg, more   —  Twitter, Netflix and Reddit hold net neutrality protest  —  Protesters rally in support of ‘net neutrality’ in May this year  —  Twitter, Netflix and Reddit will take part in an “internet slowdown” …
Sep 10, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
BBC:
Nigeria launches national biometric ID card with payment functionality by Mastercard   —  Nigeria launches national electronic ID cards  —  Nigeria's president has formally launched a national electronic identity card, which all Nigerians will have to have by 2019 if they want to vote.
Sep 2, 2014, 5:55 PMIn context
Leo Kelion / BBC:
Flickr gaining 14M historic images extracted from 2M public domain books in Internet Archive   —  2.6m historical pictures put online  —  The project has resulted in even more pictures of cats being put on to the internet  —  An American academic is creating a searchable database of 12 million historical copyright-free images.
Aug 30, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
BBC:
Intel builds 'world's smallest' 3G modem   —  Intel has unveiled a 3G modem not much bigger than a UK penny or US one-cent coin, with the aim of embedding it in connected devices around the home.  —  The company says the XMM 6255, with an area of about 300 sq mm, is the world's smallest modem.
Aug 27, 2014, 6:25 PMIn context
Leo Kelion / BBC:
Tor director suspects NSA and GCHQ agents are anonymously tipping off the company about vulnerabilities   —  NSA and GCHQ agents ‘leak Tor bugs’ alleges developer  —  Andrew Lewman: “The fact that we take a completely anonymous bug report allows them to report to us safely”
Aug 23, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
Mike Williams / BBC:
UK Premier League warns about posting goal videos, says it's developing tech to find violators   —  Premier League warns about posting goal videos online  —  The Premier League has told Newsbeat they're going to clamp down on fans posting unofficial videos of goals online.
Aug 16, 2014, 12:20 AMIn context
BBC:
Berlin bans Uber app citing passenger safety   —  The mobile taxi app Uber has been banned in Berlin by the city's State Department of Civil and Regulatory Affairs.  —  In a statement, the authority said it had banned the app on passenger safety grounds and threatened the firm with a 25,000 euro …
Aug 14, 2014, 10:20 AMIn context
Leo Kelion / BBC:
Michael J Fox Foundation and Intel using big data and wearable sensors to track Parkinson's   —  Michael J Fox Foundation tests sensors to track Parkinson's  —  Michael J Fox's charity backed the study, but he is not personally involved in the tests  —  The Michael J Fox Foundation …
Aug 13, 2014, 7:40 PMIn context

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