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Lowly DSL poised for gigabit speed boost

Internet service providers are getting a new option called G.fast that can extend the lifespan of existing copper phone lines yet again.

By 22 October 2014

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AFP using site blocking laws to target malware

The AFP has revealed it used a section of the Telecommunications Act, traditionally used to block child pornography websites, to target the spread of malware.

By 22 October 2014

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EU drops investigation into Chinese telecoms

European Union and Chinese government strike a deal to end an investigation into whether Chinese telecom equipment makers, including Huawei and ZTE, received illegal subsidies.

By 21 October 2014

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FBI director demands access to private cell phone data

To stop terrorists and other criminals, cell phones should have encryption backdoors to enable US government surveillance, argues FBI Director James Comey.

By 17 October 2014

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Russian hackers tap Windows flaw to hit NATO, Ukraine

Security firm iSight says the "Sandworm" team has targeted NATO, the European Union, Ukraine and industry through a previously unrecognized Windows zero-day exploit.

By 14 October 2014

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Samsung takes on Apple, IBM partnership -- by itself

The Korean electronics giant launches a new services offering that will help business customers do everything from make tech purchases to troubleshoot security problems.

By 8 October 2014

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Yahoo looking into Snapchat investment, report says

As the Internet giant decides what to do with its Alibaba windfall, an investment into the disappearing-message app may be on the horizon.

By 4 October 2014

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Yahoo turns to ad agencies amid calls for change -- report

Under increasing pressure to attract people to its products, Yahoo will reportedly hear pitches for a full branding campaign.

By 4 October 2014

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One million SIM cards sold in a month in Myanmar

Mobile adoption is hitting warp speed in emerging markets, with Myanmar showing how eager users can be, once competitive services land in underdeveloped countries.

By 3 October 2014

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Spending on mergers, acquisitions approaches year 2000's boom levels

A record third quarter sees 2014 on track to hit almost $500 billion in M&A spending, says a research firm, not far from 2000's nearly $600 billion.

By 1 October 2014