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FAA advises airline passengers to turn off and not charge Galaxy Note7 phones on planes as Virgin and Qantas ban them from being used in-flight in Australia   —  Airline passengers have been warned by US authorities not to switch on or charge their Samsung Galaxy Note 7 phones when travelling.
Sep 9, 2016, 12:05 AMIn context
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Apple's iPhone 7 ditches traditional headphone socket   —  The iPhone 7 will not have a traditional headphone socket.  —  Apple said its lightning connector could be used instead, which would make room for other components.  It will also promote the use of wireless earphones, and has released a set of its own called earpods.
Sep 7, 2016, 2:45 PMIn context
BBC:
Apple and Irish government say they will appeal EU tax ruling   —  Ireland should recover up to €13bn (£11bn) from Apple in back taxes, the European Commission has ruled.  —  After a three-year investigation, it has concluded that the US firm's tax benefits are illegal.
Aug 30, 2016, 7:00 AMIn context
BBC:
Iran says it has completed the first phase of its plan to operate a “national internet”, which provides access to e-government services and domestic web pages   —  Iran has announced it has completed the first phase of its plan to operate a “national internet”.
Aug 29, 2016, 9:15 PMIn context
Dave Lee / BBC:
US to hand over control of the Domain Naming System to the nonprofit organization ICANN on October 1   —  The US has confirmed it is finally ready to cede power of the internet's naming system, ending the almost 20-year process to hand over a crucial part of the internet's governance.
Aug 18, 2016, 4:40 PMIn context
BBC:
Iran becomes first country to ban and block access to Pokémon Go, following a years-old religious ruling issued against an earlier Pokémon card game   —  Authorities in Iran have banned the Pokemon Go app because of unspecified “security concerns”.
Aug 9, 2016, 7:15 AMIn context
BBC:
EU-US Privacy Shield data pact gets approval from European governments, paving the way for the formal adoption early next week   —  A revised pact governing EU-US data flows has been approved by European governments.  —  The Privacy Shield agreement replaces the previous accord …
Jul 8, 2016, 10:30 AMIn context
BBC:
IAC sells Q&A-based social network Ask.fm to asset management firm Noosphere   —  The Q&A-based social network Ask.fm is under new ownership, less than two years after it last changed hands.  —  IAC - the owner of the dating app Tinder - has sold the business to Noosphere, an asset management firm that specialises in tech.
Jul 5, 2016, 12:05 AMIn context
BBC:
Foxconn replaces 60K factory workers with robots, denies that it means long-term job losses   —  Apple and Samsung supplier Foxconn has reportedly replaced 60,000 factory workers with robots.  —  One factory has “reduced employee strength from 110,000 to 50,000 thanks to the introduction of robots” …
May 25, 2016, 2:50 PMIn context
BBC:
Study: 45% of online households in US refrained from some online activities due to security and privacy concerns, 19% experienced an online security breach   —  Almost half of American households with at least one internet user have been “deterred” from online activity recently because of privacy or security concerns, a survey has said.
May 14, 2016, 7:10 AMIn context

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