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by Newsman
Sat Apr 01, 2017 7:32 am
Forum: Computers, Tech & Internet
Topic: Major internet providers say will not sell customer browsing
Replies: 0
Views: 143

Major internet providers say will not sell customer browsing

<r>WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Comcast Corp, Verizon Communications Inc and AT&T Inc said Friday they would not sell customers’ individual internet browsing information, days after the U.S. Congress approved legislation reversing Obama administration era internet privacy rules.<br/> <br/> <br/> full ...
by Newsman
Fri Mar 31, 2017 5:05 pm
Forum: Housing & Property
Topic: Notification of sanction under Building Code
Replies: 0
Views: 173

Notification of sanction under Building Code

<r>Today the Commissioner received notification from the Minister for Employment of her decision to impose an exclusion sanction of three months on J. Hutchinson Pty Ltd.<br/> The effect of the sanction is that J. Hutchinson Pty Ltd is excluded from submitting expressions of interest, tendering for ...
by Newsman
Fri Mar 31, 2017 7:31 am
Forum: Computers, Tech & Internet
Topic: Waymo-Uber judge says may grant injunction if key witness do
Replies: 0
Views: 171

Waymo-Uber judge says may grant injunction if key witness do

<r>SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - The U.S. judge overseeing a blockbuster case over self-driving car technology suggested Uber could face an injunction if a key Uber executive does not testify for fear of exposing himself to criminal prosecution, according to a transcript seen by Reuters.<br/> <br/> <br/...
by Newsman
Thu Mar 30, 2017 7:31 am
Forum: Computers, Tech & Internet
Topic: Samsung launches Galaxy S8 and dreams of recovery from Note
Replies: 0
Views: 156

Samsung launches Galaxy S8 and dreams of recovery from Note

<r>SEOUL/NEW YORK - (Reuters) - Samsung Electronics Co Ltd unveiled its Galaxy S8 flagship smartphone as it battles to regain the market leadership it lost to Apple Inc after the embarrassing withdrawal of the fire-prone Note 7s.<br/> <br/> <br/> full article: <URL url="http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/r...
by Newsman
Wed Mar 29, 2017 7:31 am
Forum: Computers, Tech & Internet
Topic: Vote to repeal U.S. broadband privacy rules sparks interest
Replies: 0
Views: 129

Vote to repeal U.S. broadband privacy rules sparks interest

<r>(Reuters) - The vote by the U.S. Congress to repeal rules that limit how internet service providers can use customer data has generated renewed interest in an old internet technology: virtual private networks, or VPNs.<br/> <br/> <br/> full article: <URL url="http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/t...
by Newsman
Wed Mar 29, 2017 3:45 am
Forum: Housing & Property
Topic: Ten-fold increase in penalties against CFMEU for Perth Airpo
Replies: 0
Views: 130

Ten-fold increase in penalties against CFMEU for Perth Airpo

<r>The Full Court of the Federal Court has today significantly increased penalties against the CFMEU and a number of its key leaders after they blocked construction work on the $80 million Perth International Airport Arrivals Expansion Project.<br/> The CFMEU and six of its officials, including form...
by Newsman
Tue Mar 28, 2017 7:31 am
Forum: Computers, Tech & Internet
Topic: Facebook's Messenger app adds live location-sharing
Replies: 0
Views: 115

Facebook's Messenger app adds live location-sharing

<r>MENLO PARK, Calif. (Reuters) - Facebook Inc added a feature to its Messenger app on Monday to allow users to share their locations continuously for up to an hour, ramping up competition with tools offered by Apple Inc and Alphabet Inc's Google Maps.<br/> <br/> <br/> full article: <URL url="http:/...
by Newsman
Mon Mar 27, 2017 7:30 am
Forum: Computers, Tech & Internet
Topic: UK minister says encryption on messaging services is unaccep
Replies: 0
Views: 161

UK minister says encryption on messaging services is unaccep

<r>LONDON (Reuters) - Technology companies must cooperate more with law enforcement agencies and should stop offering a "secret place for terrorists to communicate" using encrypted messages, British interior minister Amber Rudd said on Sunday.<br/> <br/> <br/> full article: <URL url="http://feeds.re...
by Newsman
Sun Mar 26, 2017 7:29 am
Forum: Computers, Tech & Internet
Topic: Chinese court rules in favor of Apple in local design patent
Replies: 0
Views: 146

Chinese court rules in favor of Apple in local design patent

<r>BEIJING (Reuters) - A Chinese court has ruled in favor of Apple in design patent disputes between the Cupertino, California company and a domestic phone-maker, overturning a ban on selling iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus phones in China, Xinhua news agency reported.<br/> <br/> <br/> full article: <URL...
by Newsman
Sat Mar 25, 2017 7:29 am
Forum: Computers, Tech & Internet
Topic: Trump touts Charter hiring that was in works for two years
Replies: 0
Views: 117

Trump touts Charter hiring that was in works for two years

<r>WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday touted Charter Communications Inc's decision to invest $25 billion in the United States and a plan the company announced before he was elected to hire 20,000 workers over four years.<br/> <br/> <br/> full article: <URL url="http://feeds...