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Parliament's Web porn habit exposed as Cameron clamps down

People in Parliament tried to view online porn more than 300,000 times in the last year, figures have revealed.

By September 4, 2013

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Google whistleblowers inform Parliament on UK tax situation

Margaret Hodge MP has grilled Google UK boss Matt Brittin, saying she had evidence from whistleblowers that Google was avoiding UK tax.

By May 16, 2013

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Google called back to Parliament to defend UK tax situation

Google has been asked to return to Parliament to once again defend its tax arrangements in the UK after an investigation by Reuters.

By May 1, 2013

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European Parliament blocks citizen e-mails protesting EU 'porn ban'

After European citizens began to complain en masse over a report proposing that porn should be banned in the 27-member state bloc, European politicians blew the whistle on their own IT department.

By March 7, 2013

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Roaming charges halved in Europe

The cost of data when you're abroad has been slashed in half, with the EU also limiting the cost of calls and texts.

By June 25, 2014

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Uber adds support for taxis as cabbies protest across Europe

Taxi drivers will put the brakes on European cities today to protest against e-hailing app Uber, but critics argue the protest is "pointless" and "crazy."

By June 11, 2014

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Facebook, Gmail, Skype face Russia ban under 'anti-terror' plan

The Russian parliament's latest play could see major Western technology firms banned unless they store data on Russian soil -- a move that would allow authorities to easily snoop on user data.

By April 24, 2014

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Meet the teen aiming to breathe life into global IT education

Western IT education is broken. One 16-year-old British high-school student is taking on the UK government at its own game -- one it should be winning.

By April 23, 2014

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Singapore proposes law to block sites such as Pirate Bay

The amendment to Singapore's Copyright Act will allow content owners to compel Internet service providers to block infringing Web sites.

By April 7, 2014

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Roaming charges should pack their bags, says EU vote

European lawmakers vote to end international roaming charges by the end of 2015.

By April 3, 2014