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  • A year on from becoming the guiding standard for data handling in Europe, the General Data Protection Regulation is slowly gaining wider acceptance, with many countries outside the EU adopting similar regulations, according to Dr Gero Decker, co-founder and chief executive of business...

  • Database manufacturer Oracle Corporation has told the US Supreme Court that Google's appropriation of code from its Java programming language for use in the Android mobile operating systems undercut Oracle's chances of competing in this sector of the tech industry. The company was responding to...

  • Search behemoth Google will launch a censored mobile version of its search engine for the Chinese market, with no access to sites about human rights, democracy, religion or peaceful protest, The Intercept reports. The website said work on the project, given the codename DragonFly, had been...

  • An Auckland motor vehicle trader has been hit with a $75,000 fine by New Zealand’s competition regulator for misrepresenting consumers’ rights when selling used vehicles online. The Commerce Commission had brought charges against Vehicle Logistics Limited (VLL) under New...

  • The shares of Chinese telecommunications outfit ZTE Corporation rose 17% in Hong Kong trading on Monday after the company met the final condition laid down by the US Commerce Department for resuming its business operations in the US. ZTE deposited US$400 million in an escrow account to meet the...

  • The US Government has moved to block China Mobile, the world's biggest telecommunications carrier, from providing services to the American market, asking the Federal Communications Commission to block the telco from obtaining a licence to operate in the country. The National Telecommunications...

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