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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
Zack Whittaker / Between the Lines Blog:
Apple's ‘Batterygate’ end-game: Do nothing?   —  Summary: ‘Batterygate’ continues, even after the battery fix update of iOS 5.0.1 last week.  But Apple cannot stand idly by as its users struggle with draining battery life.  Or can it?  —  Apple is stuck between a rock and a hard place.
Nov 13, 2011, 8:35 PMIn context
Zack Whittaker / Between the Lines Blog:
Telefonica loses $600 million in Q3, first loss in 9 years   —  Summary: Spanish and Latin American mobile giant Telefonica reports its first quarterly loss in 9 years, after heavy layoffs hit the company harder than it previously expected.  —  European phone giant Telefonica reported …
Nov 11, 2011, 11:25 AMIn context
Zack Whittaker / London Calling Blog:
Updated European law will close Patriot Act data access loophole   —  BRUSSELS — European lawmakers have been revising and updating the data protection laws that apply to all 27 European member states, after it was discovered that the United States can use the Patriot Act to access European citizens' data without their consent.
Nov 8, 2011, 7:20 PMIn context
Zack Whittaker / Between the Lines Blog:
Wikileaks suspends publication of secrets amid ‘financial blockade’   —  Summary: Julian Assange, founder of Wikileaks, said today that the organisation would cease publication of secrets to focus on lifting the “financial blockade” by major U.S. banks.  —  LONDON - Julian Assange announced today …
Oct 24, 2011, 8:55 AMIn context
Zack Whittaker / ZDNet:
BlackBerry service down again in Europe, Middle East, Africa: Twice in two days   —  Summary: Research in Motion is suffering from another service outage and users are going to Twitter to vent their frustrations.  —  Research in Motion issued a statement that BlackBerry services were …
Oct 11, 2011, 9:20 AMIn context
Zack Whittaker / Between the Lines Blog:
Google asks to protect Android plans in AT&T, T-Mobile antitrust trial   —  Summary: In a bid to protect confidential information from “reaching competitors, or even the newspapers”, Google filed a motion to block the disclosure of its Android plans.  —  Google wants to protect confidential …
Sep 28, 2011, 8:00 AMIn context

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