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House OKs measure defunding NSA backdoor surveillance

An amendment to the Defense Dept. spending bill prohibits funding for installation of security vulnerabilities in US-made tech equipment.

By 20 June 2014

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Microsoft, China clash over Windows 8, backdoor-spying charges

Chinese state-run TV calls Windows 8 a security threat, but Microsoft denies allegations that it uses its OS to collect data from users.

By 6 June 2014

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NSA 'secret backdoor' paved way to U.S. phone, e-mail snooping

Revelations in new document leaked by Edward Snowden appear to be at odds with privacy assurances from President Obama and other officials.

By 10 August 2013

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Samsung Galaxy devices may have backdoor to user data, developer says

Developers working on Replicant, an open-source OS based on Android, claim to find a flaw that provides access "to read, write, and delete files" stored on some Samsung devices.

By 14 March 2014

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Apple says it's unaware of NSA iPhone backdoor program

The company issues a statement responding to claims that the NSA has deep access to the iPhone.

By 1 January 2014

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Netflix Australia: What we know

With Netflix set to launch its Australian service in March this year, there are a lot of rumours and whispers doing the rounds -- we break down the actual facts.

By 14 January 2015

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UK to seek Obama's help in accessing user data from US firms

Prime Minister David Cameron is expected to ask for help getting US firms to make user data accessible to UK intelligence agencies under a legal framework that has yet to be worked out.

By 16 January 2015

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Recommendations: The 'secret sauce' for Netflix in Australia

As Australia prepares for the launch of Netflix in 2015, we look at its recommendation engine and how an astounding 75,000-plus genres will be driving what you watch and how the service develops.

By 11 December 2014

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Is Australia's broadband ready for Netflix?

So Netflix has taken the plunge and named the date, but come March 2015 will the service find a suitable broadband infrastructure to work with?

By 19 November 2014

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Netflix confirms Australian launch for March 2015

After months of speculation and rumours, Netflix finally announces it will launch in Australia and New Zealand in 2015.

By 19 November 2014