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GM opens engine plant in Uzbekistan

GM and its local joint-venture partner UzAvtosanoat today opened a new state-of-the-art engine plant in Tashkent, Uzbekistan.

By November 15, 2011

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Nation shows how to fight exam cheating -- shut off the Web

Uzbekistan only wants the best of the best to succeed. So it finds a simple way to achieve it: shut off the technology during university entrance exams.

By August 5, 2014

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Warrantless surveillance law may face test in criminal case

Justice Department plans to use information gathered under the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act in prosecution of an accused terrorist.

By October 27, 2013

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Why Microsoft's Cortana should be more human than Siri

While some are enthusiastic about Siri, she does have character issues that Microsoft might take advantage of. The smugness, for one.

By September 12, 2013

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Mozilla takes hard stance on protecting Web site certificates

After telecom giant TeliaSonera allegedly allowed authoritarian governments to snoop on their citizens, Mozilla contemplates whether or not to issue it a new root certificate.

By April 18, 2013

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Meet the 'Corporate Enemies of the Internet' for 2013

Paris-based Reporters Without Borders names five companies as "digital mercenaries" that have decided to sell their surveillance technology to authoritarian regimes.

By March 11, 2013

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Australia ranks 5th in the world for 4G speeds

According to a UK study, Australia ranks number five out of the 62 countries currently with LTE networks.

By February 14, 2013

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In N. Korea, Google's Schmidt gets glimpse of Net

The group from the U.S. gets a tour of a computer lab at Kim Il Sung University, where students really do get to go online, to a degree.

By January 8, 2013

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The U.N. and the Internet: What to expect, what to fear (FAQ)

The U.S., Canada, and European allies are squaring off against Russia and China at a U.N. Internet summit. At stake: the future of how the Internet will be run.

By December 6, 2012

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U.N. summit may usher in more Internet regulations

Next week's Dubai summit could lead to more control by national governments, speakers at a Stanford University event say, unless Internet users take action to protect their rights.

By November 28, 2012