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Why Netflix’s VPN crackdown has backfired in Australia

Research firm Telsyte also found Australians took out almost one million more TV-streaming subscriptions over the past year, and forecast the number …

Asylum claims from Christian converts being rejected if they cannot recite the Ten Commandments

Christian converts coming to Britain in order to claim asylum are being turned back because officials are testing them on whether they can recite the Ten Commandments, it can be disclosed.<p>Refugees converting to Christianity from other faiths including Islam are having their applications turned down …

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Best app deals of the day! 6 paid iPhone apps on sale for a limited time

Everyone likes free apps, but sometimes the best ones are a bit expensive. Now and then, developers put paid apps on sale for a limited time, but you …

First ever OS X ransomware encrypts your data and asks for money

Ransomware is a particularly nasty piece of malware: After your computer is infected, it encrypts your data and refuses to give you the key unless …

Inside the FBI's encryption battle with Apple

For months, the FBI searched for a compelling case that would force Apple to weaken iPhone security – and then the San Bernardino shooting happened<p>Two weeks ago, the FBI called Apple’s headquarters in Cupertino, California, with a jarring message:the agency wanted Apple to help them hack an iPhone. …

Report: Apple plans to nix 3.5mm port on iPhone 7, require Lightning for wired headphones

Citing a reliable source, a report from Japanese blog Macotakara claims that Apple plans to remove the 3.5mm headphone port from the upcoming iPhone 7, helping to achieve a “more than 1mm” reduction in thickness compared to the iPhone 6s. While the screen shape and radius will remain similar, the …

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