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Leo Kelion / BBC:
Skype says it will end support for its Skype for TV app in June   —  Skype ditches support for smart TVs  —  Skype has announced that it is ending support for its smart TV software.  —  The Microsoft-owned chat app said that the move reflected the public preference for using mobile devices …
Mar 9, 2016, 7:15 AMIn context
Kamal Ahmed / BBC:
Sources: Facebook revenue in UK will no longer be routed through Ireland, will pay millions of pounds more in UK tax   —  Facebook to pay millions of pounds more in UK tax  —  Facebook is set to pay millions of pounds more in tax in the UK after a major overhaul of its tax structure.
Mar 4, 2016, 4:40 AMIn context
Leo Kelion / BBC:
Mastercard to accept selfies and fingerprints as password alternatives for online payments this summer in UK, US, Canada, and parts of Europe   —  MWC 2016: Mastercard rolls out selfie ID checks  —  Credit card firm Mastercard has confirmed it will accept selfie photos and fingerprints …
Feb 23, 2016, 6:50 AMIn context
Brian Wheeler / BBC:
UK's Investigatory Powers Tribunal rules computer hacking by GCHQ is not illegal after GCHQ admitted to using the practice in UK and abroad   —  Tribunal rules computer hacking by GCHQ is not illegal  —  GCHQ is operating within the law when it hacks into computers and smart phones, a security tribunal has ruled.
Feb 12, 2016, 3:35 PMIn context
BBC:
BT Group's £12.5B takeover of mobile phone network EE gets approval from UK competition authority   —  BT takeover of EE gets final Competition and Markets Authority clearance  —  BT Group's takeover of mobile phone network EE has been given final clearance by the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA).
Jan 18, 2016, 6:50 AMIn context
BBC:
BlackBerry to keep operating in Pakistan after authorities drop demands to access users' messages   —  Blackberry to keep operating in Pakistan  —  Blackberry is no longer going to shut down its operations in Pakistan as it has resolved a row concerning its users' messages.
Dec 31, 2015, 12:50 PMIn context
BBC:
Sources: BBC websites hit by DDoS attack, services disrupted for several hours   —  Web attack knocks BBC websites offline  —  All the BBC's websites were unavailable early on Thursday morning because of a large web attack.  —  The problems began about 0700 GMT and meant visitors …
Dec 31, 2015, 7:20 AMIn context
Kevin Rawlinson / BBC:
Kickstarter hires reporter to probe mini-drone Zano project that failed after raising $3.4M from 12K backers   —  Kickstarter hires journalist over Zano take-off failure  —  The crowdfunding site Kickstarter has hired a journalist to investigate the demise of a mini-drone project that failed, despite record funding.
Dec 10, 2015, 7:10 PMIn context
Chris Baraniuk / BBC:
Facebook to require Belgian users to log in to view pages in response to cookie privacy ruling   —  Facebook bows to Belgian privacy ruling over cookies  —  Facebook has said that it will respond to a privacy ruling in Belgium by requiring users to log in to view pages on the site.
Dec 2, 2015, 2:30 PMIn context
Jonathan Keane / BBC:
As retailers turn to increasingly affordable facial recognition tech to fight shoplifters, privacy concerns abound   —  Catching a thief by their face  —  Retail stores are turning to facial recognition technology and customer tracking tools to fight against shoplifters.  BBC Future investigates.
Nov 23, 2015, 3:30 AMIn context

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