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Keys to the Internet up for grabs at global summit

An international conference is underway, discussing the transition plan for Internet governance and how multiple "stakeholders" will play a role in that transition.

By April 22, 2014

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Wickr 2.0 makes self-destructing SMS more fun

Like a Snapchat-for-adults, Wickr 2.0 throws some fun usability features and a new interface over its unusually high encryption and deletion standards.

By December 20, 2013

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The metadata debate: What you need to know about data retention

The former head of the CIA has said "we kill people based on metadata", but as Australia introduces new data retention laws, the country's security chief says he's "not quite sure" what the fuss is about. So what is the truth behind data retention, and why does it matter?

By August 13, 2014

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BlackBerry ups mobile security ante with Secusmart buy

BlackBerry's acquisition of German software firm Secusmart aims to secure voice and data and put better mobile security in every president and chancellor's hand.

By July 29, 2014

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Exclusive: RadiumOne’s very strange story just got stranger

Turns out RadiumOne's fired CEO isn't the only employee with a spotty record, according to the US Secret Service.

By May 8, 2014

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Civil liberties advocates call for "the right to be forgotten" online

The NSW Council for Civil Liberties has argued that Australian internet users have "the right to be forgotten" online.

By April 23, 2014

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Japanese electronics see tariff cuts thanks to free trade agreement

The Federal Government announced an historic free trade agreement between Australian and Japan, cutting tariffs on Japanese electronics.

By April 13, 2014

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British government opposes EU ban on roaming charges

The government has spoken out against EU plans to kill roaming charges and bring the telecoms industry into line across the continent.

By September 30, 2013

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Web inventor Berners-Lee to do Reddit AMA Wednesday

What next for the Web? "I am concerned and excited about its future," says Tim Berners-Lee, who'll answer your questions on Reddit starting at noon PT.

By March 12, 2014

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German government denies Windows 'back door' claims

The German government doles out common-sense advice on using Windows 8 and TPM 2.0 chips in conjunction, but it's distorted by some observers into wild claims of "back doors."

By August 22, 2013