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China Clamping Down on Apps for Instant Messaging

China Clamping Down on Apps for Instant Messaging

China has started a crackdown of one month on illegal content making the rounds on local services offering instant messaging. The most recent crackdown was announced on Tuesday and comes following a terrorist attack in the Xinjiang region of China that killed over 40 people.

U.S. Has Stopped Major Extortion and Hacking Ring

U.S. Has Stopped Major Extortion and Hacking Ring

An international operation led by the U.S. put to an end a crime ring that had infected many hundreds of thousands of PCs across the globe with a malicious software that is used to steal banking information and to extort the owner of the computer, said the U.S. Justice Department […]

FCC Looking Into 5G Networks

FCC Looking Into 5G Networks

The U.S. Federal Communications Commission through its Commissioner Jessica Rosenworcel has said it will look to infinity and beyond in order to harness new technology that could help to build the next generation of connections for mobile wireless. The U.S. regulatory agency on Friday unanimously voted in favor of opening […]

Google Sanitizing Web Searches In Compliance With European Ruling

Google Sanitizing Web Searches In Compliance With European Ruling

Google has announced that it has begun the process of scrubbing links from the web search results displayed when users type in certain search terms. Due to a European court ruling, individuals can now ask for links to information about themselves to be removed from search results if the information […]

Crash by Facebook Prompts 911 Calls

Crash by Facebook Prompts 911 Calls

In California, law enforcements said calls were made for assistance in getting the largest social network in the world up and running. The Friday outage was the second service crash globally in the last two months The rather short outage of Facebook triggered a number of falls to 911 operators, […]