The European Union recently passed laws to make sure companies and governments do not sell software bundled with surveillance technology to tyrannical regimes, to curb the power and influence they have on everyday life in the country. Even though the EU holds a lot of power, most security ...

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Regin malware — first spotted this week by Symantec — looks to be a co-opted effort by U.S. and British intelligence agencies. The malware was able to spy on various European Union and Belgium Internet communications. Various security experts who have looked over the malware call it ...

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Vodafone, one of the UK's largest wireless carriers, has been linked with the Government Communication Headquarters (GCHQ) mass surveillance efforts. The information came from Edward Snowden, the ex-NSA contractor and now whistleblower. Despite not being listed as the largest wireless provider, Vodafone has an extensive reach, being ...

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Uber has been losing celebrity support en-masse, after senior vice president of business Emil Michael claimed he would be willing to pay "one million dollars" in a smear campaign against editor-in-chief of PandoDaily, Sarah Lacy. Even if Uber continues surging ahead of other taxi services, it looks ...

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Smear campaigns are always bad business, but are becoming all the more common the Internet. The latest attempt at a smear campaign comes from Uber's senior vice president of business, Emil Michael. The Uber exec - at a dinner party with several journalists present - said he ...

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Internet companies want more transparency from the U.S. government when it comes to data requests, and some of the biggest names in the tech industry, including Facebook, Google, Microsoft, Twitter and Apple, have set up a coalition to make it possible. The coalition - named Reform Government ...

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The U.S. government have already been outed for using Verizon Wireless, AT&T and other carriers to gain information on almost every citizen with a mobile subscription, but they might be going even further than that for surveillance. A new report from The Wall Street Journal claims the U.S. ...

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YouTube has finally announced its long awaited subscription music service, named YouTube Music Key. The service offers two features: ad-free music and music videos - for $7.99 per month. The new music service will work inside the main app, allowing ad-free music and music videos. Users will ...

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