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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
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

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