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Google's search for sales, profit falls short

The search giant continues to pull in billions from its search and advertising business, even as the company looks for other ways to make money.

By 30 January 2015

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720,000 warrantless metadata requests leads to calls for greater oversight

Legal experts are calling for greater oversight of mandatory data retention after documents revealed that police made more than 720,000 warrantless requests for metadata access over the past 5 years.

By 28 January 2015

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Concerns metadata retention could create a 'honeypot' for hackers

A leading digital privacy group has joined Telstra in warning that metadata stored under a mandatory data retention scheme could become a tempting cache of personal information for hackers.

By 29 January 2015

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Seven things we learned from Apple's earnings call

CEO Tim Cook highlights the strength of iPhone and China, why he still has high hopes for the iPad and when Apple Watch will ship.

By 29 January 2015

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Information protection watchdog adds to Uber pain in South Korea

From Seoul city council to the Korean Communication Commission, Uber faces serious legal trouble in South Korea.

By 27 January 2015

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Apple rings up big holiday sales thanks to larger-screen iPhone 6

The company's revenue surged past Wall Street expectations. Now the countdown begins for the Apple Watch, shipping in April.

By 28 January 2015

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AG's Department rejects calls for metadata warrants

The Attorney-General's Department has warned that requiring a warrant for accessing metadata would be an unnecessary burden for law enforcement and security agencies.

By 22 January 2015

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Google reportedly wants to sell wireless service through Sprint, T-Mobile

The move could be the next step in Google's ever-widening ambitions to conquer the mobile world.

By 22 January 2015

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Facebook supports 4.5 million jobs worldwide, social network says

Facebook-sponsored study claims the company added $227 billion to the global economy last year.

By 21 January 2015

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Congressional Republicans propose their Net neutrality fix

A bill introduced Friday claims to protect Internet openness without reclassifying broadband as a utility. But it also guts the FCC's regulatory authority.

By 17 January 2015