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Iran denies calling Zuckerberg to court

Despite earlier reports, it appears Facebook's CEO will not be called to court in Iran to answer questions on user privacy.

By May 28, 2014

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Iran demands Mark Zuckerberg's presence in court

It seems that, even in Iran, Facebook-owned apps like Instagram and WhatsApp are disturbing users about privacy. One judge wants the Facebook CEO to explain himself in person.

By May 27, 2014

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WhatsApp banned in Iran because Zuckerberg is Jewish?

Calling the Facebook CEO (and new owner of WhatsApp) an “American Zionist,” an Iranian censor blocks the popular messaging app.

By May 6, 2014

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Iran's cyberwarfare czar is allegedly assassinated

As the Middle East country beefs up its cyberforces, Mojtaba Ahmadi, the head of its Cyber War Headquarters, is said to be found with two bullet wounds near his heart.

By October 2, 2013

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Twitter's Jack Dorsey tweets it up with Iran's President Rouhani

The Twitter co-founder tweets a provocative question to Iran's president and gets a response that could mean a sign of change to come.

By October 1, 2013

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U.S. general warns of Iran's growing cyber strength

The Iranian government has enhanced its cyber capabilities since being hit by the Stuxnet virus, cautions a U.S. Air Force official.

By January 18, 2013

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Iran's supreme leader joins Great Satan's No. 1 social network

Last summer Iran's Ayatollah Ali Khamenei opened an Instagram account. Now he's on Facebook.

By December 17, 2012

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Twitter and Facebook alive again in Iran?

According to the Washington Post, the two social networks, largely dark in Iran since 2009, are once again available to some users.

By September 16, 2013

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Goodbye, Kitty: Iran to send Persian cat into space?

Rumors emerging from Iran suggest that the next animal to be shot into the stratosphere may well be extremely furry.

By September 16, 2013

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Facebook, Twitter once again on the outs in Iran

Both services were flowing to Iranian citizens on Monday, but officials there said the temporary reprieve was due to a technical glitch, according to The New York Times.

By September 17, 2013