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Zack Whittaker / ZDNet:
Amnesty International takes UK government to European Court of Human Rights over mass surveillance   —  Mass surveillance case against UK government heads to Europe's highest court  —  Summary:Three human rights and privacy groups suing the British government against mass surveillance …
Apr 10, 2015, 4:25 PMIn context
Zack Whittaker / ZDNet:
GitHub reports it's operating normally after five days of sustained DDoS attacks blamed on China   —  GitHub 1, China 0, as sustained cyberattack ends after five days  —  Summary:The code-sharing website is back up and running after a week-long attack crippled its services.
Apr 1, 2015, 12:50 PMIn context
Zack Whittaker / ZDNet:
Premera Blue Cross of Washington state, Oregon and Alaska hit by sophisticated hack this January, with up to 11M affected by breach   —  Premera Blue Cross hit by “sophisticated” hack, 11M affected  —  Summary:The multi-state health insurance company was attacked in January and is working …
Mar 17, 2015, 4:10 PMIn context
Zack Whittaker / ZDNet:
WSJ: CIA helped develop phone scanning tech for aircraft and shared it with US Marshals Service   —  CIA secretly helped build phone scanning tech for US operations  —  Summary:The new report furthers allegations that US law enforcement are increasingly relying on intelligence agencies for help …
Mar 10, 2015, 5:10 PMIn context
Zack Whittaker / ZDNet:
Bitstamp confirms exchange hacked, has lost less than 19K bitcoins worth about $5M   —  Bitstamp exchange hacked, $5M worth of bitcoin stolen  —  The European bitcoin exchange suspends its service after it was hacked, ZDNet can confirm.  Less than 19,000 bitcoins were stolen from an operational wallet.
Jan 5, 2015, 7:35 PMIn context
Zack Whittaker / ZDNet:
Uncarrier 8: T-Mobile lets you store, roll over your data   —  Summary:The fourth largest cellular giant in the U.S. will now let you “stash” your data, allowing you to store unused data in following months.  —  T-Mobile launched its eighth round of jabs to its cellular rivals — so-called “data stashing.”
Dec 16, 2014, 10:45 AMIn context
Zack Whittaker / Fortune:
A look at possible outcomes between EU Commission and Google; splitting off search unlikely   —  Could Europe really break up Google?  A look at what's possible—and likely  —  Europe's elected elite want to break up Google.  The technology giant, known for its web search engine but offering …
Dec 7, 2014, 6:00 AMIn context
Zack Whittaker / ZDNet:
AMD Q3 misses expectations: New CEO orders restructuring, global job losses; outlook bleak   —  Summary: The chipmaker announced on Thursday at its fiscal third-quarter earnings its restructuring plan, which will lead to a 7 percent drop in global headcount.  —  Zack Whittaker
Oct 16, 2014, 6:35 PMIn context
Zack Whittaker / ZDNet:
OS X Yosemite and updated iWork are available today for free   —  Apple releases OS X Yosemite for Mac for free; iWork updated  —  Summary: Apple's latest desktop operating system lands on existing and new iMacs and MacBooks for free.  Also updated, the company's iWork productivity suite.
Oct 16, 2014, 1:50 PMIn context
Zack Whittaker / ZDNet:
French telco Iliad scraps bid to acquire T-Mobile US   —  Summary: The French phone giant confirmed the deal was a no-go, after the US cellular giant's German owner turned down its latest offer.  —  French telco Iliad said it will no longer pursue T-Mobile US as a possible acquisition target.
Oct 13, 2014, 2:05 PMIn context

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