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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
Mark Ward / BBC:
Fox-IT and FireEye provide keys for Cryptolocker ransomware victims to unlock their files   —  Ransomware victims given free fix  —  Before now Cryptolocker victims had to pay a hefty fee to get the keys to unlock their data  —  All 500,000 victims of Cryptolocker can now recover files encrypted …
Aug 6, 2014, 8:40 PMIn context
Leo Kelion / BBC:
Microsoft tips off authorities about child abuse images saved to OneDrive   —  Microsoft tip leads to child porn arrest in Pennsylvania  —  Microsoft's terms and conditions say it has the right to scan images in users' accounts  —  A tip-off from Microsoft has led to the arrest of a man …
Aug 6, 2014, 4:55 PMIn context
BBC:
Sony gives up on selling e-readers   —  Sony has given up selling its line of Reader devices for e-books after failing to find a big enough market.  —  “We do not have plans to develop a successor Reader model at this time,” the Japanese firm told the BBC.  —  The PRS-T3 was the last version …
Aug 5, 2014, 9:55 PMIn context
Joe Miller / BBC:
Wikipedia link hidden by ‘right to be forgotten’   —  Jimmy Wales had previously voiced his opposition to the right-to-be-forgotten ruling  —  A Wikipedia entry has been removed from certain Google search results, under the new EU “right to be forgotten” law.
Aug 4, 2014, 3:45 PMIn context
Kevin Rawlinson / BBC:
Music label sues YouTube star Michelle Phan for copyright infringement; one artist whose work was apparently infringed defends her   —  YouTube star Michelle Phan sued over copyright breach  —  A leading YouTube entrepreneur is facing legal action for alleged copyright infringement in her videos.
Jul 23, 2014, 9:25 PMIn context
BBC:
Electronic Arts earnings surge 51%   —  US video game publisher Electronic Arts (EA) has reported a 51% jump in profit for the April-to-June quarter, boosted by strong sales of titles like Titanfall and FIFA 2014.  —  Net profit rose to $335m (£196m) for the period, up from $222m a year ago,
Jul 22, 2014, 10:40 PMIn context
Dave Lee / BBC:
EU criticizes Apple for not offering “concrete and immediate solutions” to address in-app payment issues, says Google already taking steps   —  Apple scolded by Europe over in-app purchase protections  —  Some parents have been shocked by charges for additional features in free-to-download games
Jul 18, 2014, 10:20 AMIn context
Leo Kelion / BBC:
Google faces German Motorola phone patent ban   —  Motorola uses a laser-based technology to help minimise the size of its phones' antennas  —  Motorola faces the prospect of being forced to remove its handsets from sale in Germany and to recall phones already bought by business customers.
Jul 10, 2014, 4:15 AMIn context
BBC:
Apple suffers Siri patent case defeat in China   —  Apple has failed in its attempt to get a Chinese company's voice-recognition patent ruled invalid.  —  The verdict threatens Apple's ability to offer its voice-controlled virtual assistant, Siri, in the country.
Jul 9, 2014, 10:30 AMIn context

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