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Huawei to U.S.: 'Put up or shut up'

Chinese telecom equipment maker lashes out against what it says is discriminatory and defamatory treatment by the U.S. and U.K. governments.

By July 19, 2013


Twitter hands over user info for criminal investigation

The social network says it turned over information for a single user involved in a case indirectly related to Occupy Boston, though the details of the inquiry have not been disclosed.

By March 2, 2012


Secret subpoena aimed at Twitter user not so secret anymore

Massachusetts authorities subpoenaed Twitter for information on an Occupy Wall Street figure, but ran afoul of Twitter's own privacy policy.

By December 29, 2011


Huawei looks to German security researchers for help

The company says Felix Lindner's continued complaints about the security of its products have not been dismissed, and it would like his help.

By October 31, 2012


Google countersues British Telecom over networking patents

The suit comes a little more than a year after BT sued Google for patent infringement.

By February 13, 2013


If your account is subpoenaed, Facebook sends police, well, everything

The Boston police department releases documents related to the so-called Craigslist Killer. Among those is the material released by Facebook under subpoena. It seems to include the whole of the killer's Facebook history.

By April 8, 2012


Phew! Britain has anti-alien weapons

Just when you thought the world was defenseless against beings from outer space, along comes a former British Government adviser to declare that the nation has anti-alien weapons ready.

By October 14, 2012


Surveilling the new year: The NSA story moves into 2014

The end of 2013 saw a rush of big NSA news, from a judge calling an agency program "almost Orwellian" to a bevy of tech stars talking reform at the White House. What lies ahead?

By December 30, 2013


Huawei to invest $2B in U.K. amid ongoing 'spying' claims

While the U.S. Congress warms up a probe of its ties to the Chinese government, Huawei agrees to lavish the U.K. with cash, to general acclamation.

By September 11, 2012


Huawei: 'We're not Chinese spies'

The Chinese telecommunications company has issued a report pledging to never cooperate with spying or espionage and refuting claims that it may have links to the Chinese government.

By September 5, 2012