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Reddit, Imgur and Boing Boing launch anti-NSA-surveillance campaign

Some of the world's largest websites are planning a coordinated day of action on Thursday to oppose mass surveillance online.<p>The sites, which include Reddit, Imgur and BoingBoing, will be taking part in the campaign, called "Reset the Net", in a number of ways.<p>Some will showing a splash screen to …

NSA 'collects facial-recognition photos from the net'

<b>US cyber-spies have collected millions of photos of people's faces from the net for use in facial-recognition programmes, according to reports.</b><p>The New York Times says leaked National Security Agency documents show in 2011 it intercepted about 55,000 "facial-recognition-quality images" every day.<p>The …

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Google invests $1bn in fleet of internet satellites

Google is stepping up its efforts to bring internet connectivity to hard-to-reach parts of the world<p>Google is reportedly planning to invest more than $1 billion (£597m) in a fleet of satellites to bring the internet to parts of the world that are currently unconnected.<p>The company will begin by …

John Legere: How The T-Mobile CEO Is Poised To Make Millions After Bringing The Company Back From The Dead

Waitresses in heels, tights, and short dresses served plates of sliders to guests. Some of the walls had been painted pink, while the rest of the venue was bathed in a pinkish hue from a series of spotlights dotted along the floor. A DJ played dance music mixed with some top-40 tunes. There was an …

Google reportedly plans to spend $1B on Internet satellites

Google plans to spend more than $1 billion to deploy hundreds of low-Earth orbit satellites to provide Internet access to underserved regions of the globe, according to the Wall Street Journal.<p>Many details are unknown but the project is expected to launch with 180 small, high-capacity satellites …

UK's NCA: You have 2 Weeks to Protect Against GOZeuS and CryptoLocker Malware

The UK’s National Crime Agency (NCA) is urging the public to take advantage of a two-week window to protect themselves against the GoZeuS and CryptoLocker malware, which has been holding people’s personal content to ransom and fraudulently transferring cash from online accounts.<p>The organization …

Russian Evgeniy Bogachev sought over cybercrime botnet

<b>The US has charged a Russian man with being behind a major cybercrime operation that affected individuals and businesses worldwide.</b><p>Evgeniy Bogachev, said to be known as "lucky12345" and "slavik", is accused of being involved in attacks on more than a million computers.<p>The charges came as …

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