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Let slip the doges of war: Australian Senator calls for meme protest of data retention laws

An Australian Senator has a novel idea for fighting proposed mandatory data retention legislation, calling on Internet advocates to direct their protest at politicians in meme form.

By October 2, 2014

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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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The 404 1,525: Where we press 1 for retention (podcast)

An at-home DNA test that determines the future of your marriage, iPad fingerprints as art, a cringeworthy call to Comcast drags on and on, and an infographic platform game coming to Vita.

By July 16, 2014

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The 404 1,525: Where we press 1 for retention

An at-home DNA test that determines the future of your marriage, iPad fingerprints as art, a cringeworthy call to Comcast drags on and on, and an infographic platform game coming to Vita.

By July 16, 2014

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Australian AG scraps ISP data retention plans

The Australian government has said that it will not move forward with plans for a mandatory data retention scheme.

By June 24, 2013

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Yahoo throws investors a bone in third-quarter revenue

Now that Yahoo has claimed its cash windfall from the Alibaba IPO, Marissa Mayer and company unveil Yahoo's mobile revenue for the first time.

By October 21, 2014

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Netflix price hike boosts 3Q profit but earnings outlook dives

Remember that Netflix price increase? A lot of potential subscribers did, resulting in fewer-than-expected sign-ups. That, and an austere outlook for earnings, has investors spooked.

By October 15, 2014

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Europe to Google: Here's how we want you to protect user privacy

Google receives guidelines from European regulators explaining how it can avoid running afoul of privacy laws, reports Reuters.

By September 26, 2014

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DirecTV sees NFL deal closing in 2014, AT&T soon after

CEO Mike White expects the satellite provider to seal a clutch deal to renew its popular NFL Sunday Ticket package in 2014, with its $48.5 billion merger with AT&T closing soon next year.

By September 12, 2014

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Alleged Comcast customer service handbook: 'Take Control'

The release of a handbook purportedly given to customer-retention agents reveals an intense series of steps to stop customers from leaving.

By August 5, 2014