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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
Rajeshni Naidu-Ghelani / BBC:
China almost triples its number of supercomputers in six months, from 37 to 109, US tops rankings with 200   —  China nearly triples number of supercomputers, report says  —  China has almost tripled its number of supercomputers, according to a reputable list of the world's most powerful machines.
Nov 18, 2015, 10:30 AMIn context
BBC:
Co-founder of South Korea's most popular chat app KakaoTalk resigns after being accused of failing to prevent child abuse imagery being spread via the service   —  KakaoTalk chat app boss quits after child porn row  —  The co-founder of South Korea's most popular chat app has resigned …
Nov 11, 2015, 2:25 PMIn context
BBC:
Proposed new UK surveillance bill requires ISPs to store which sites users visit for a year   —  May unveils plan to store web browsing  —  Internet firms will have to store data on what people access online for a year, under new surveillance law plans.  —  At the same time …
Nov 4, 2015, 8:00 AMIn context

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