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Vietnam Allegedly Restricted Facebook Access During Obama Visit

Vietnam Allegedly Restricted Facebook Access During Obama Visit

| May 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

Gizmodo Vietnam Allegedly Restricted Facebook Access During Obama Visit Gizmodo Reuters cites sources from two activist organizations—Access Now and Viet Tan—that both claim Facebook was “restricted and at times blocked” in Vietnam during the presidential visit. Those interventions were apparently in place for the duration of … and more » …

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Microsoft, Facebook pick Virginia Beach to build transoceanic high-speed Internet cable

Microsoft, Facebook pick Virginia Beach to build transoceanic high-speed Internet cable

| May 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

VIRGINIA BEACH Virginia Beach is gearing up to become a major high-speed data hub. Facebook and Microsoft announced Thursday they have chosen to build a new underwater cable to transmit large amounts of data from Bilbao, Spain, to Virginia Beach, Warren Harris, director of the city’s Economic Development Department, confirmed Thursday. The cable, dubbed “Marea,” [...]

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Microsoft, Facebook pick Virginia Beach to build transoceanic high-speed Internet cable

Microsoft, Facebook pick Virginia Beach to build transoceanic high-speed Internet cable

| May 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

VIRGINIA BEACH Virginia Beach is gearing up to become a major high-speed data hub. Facebook and Microsoft announced Thursday they have chosen to build a new underwater cable to transmit large amounts of data from Bilbao, Spain, to Virginia Beach, Warren Harris, director of the city’s Economic Development Department, confirmed Thursday. The cable, dubbed “Marea,” [...]

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Facebook adds free group calling to Messenger

Facebook adds free group calling to Messenger

| May 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

Mashable Facebook adds free group calling to Messenger Mashable Facebook has allowed voice calls through Messenger for years but hasn't supported group calling until now. (Video calls are still limited to two people, at least for now, though group video calling would seem to be the next logical step.) Have … and more » …

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Microsoft, Facebook Build Undersea Cable for Faster Internet

Microsoft, Facebook Build Undersea Cable for Faster Internet

| May 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on WhatsApp Share on LinkedIn Share on Reddit Share on Google+ E-mail Share on Twitter Share on WhatsApp Microsoft Corp. and Facebook Inc. are teaming up to build an undersea cable in the Atlantic Ocean to deliver fast online and cloud services to customers of both companies. The [...]

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Microsoft, Facebook Build Undersea Cable for Faster Internet

Microsoft, Facebook Build Undersea Cable for Faster Internet

| May 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on WhatsApp Share on LinkedIn Share on Reddit Share on Google+ E-mail Share on Twitter Share on WhatsApp Microsoft Corp. and Facebook Inc. are teaming up to build an undersea cable in the Atlantic Ocean to deliver fast online and cloud services to customers of both companies. The [...]

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Data Protection: Europe Vs. The United States

Data Protection: Europe Vs. The United States

| May 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

Data Protection: Europe Vs. The United States Mondaq News Alerts (registration) It is no coincidence that Internet giants such as Google, Apple, Facebook and Amazon — always quick with an innovative solution to consolidate their market positions — are showing such interest in these payment means: Google with Google Wallet, Apple … …

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Last year, the UK government asked to open over 9000 Facebook accounts

Last year, the UK government asked to open over 9000 Facebook accounts

| May 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

Facebook’s latest Government Requests Report reveals the extent to which UK authorities requested access to accounts on the world’s biggest social network in 2015.  The most recent report, which breaks down the number of requests made by governments worldwide, covers activity from July to December 2015 and shows a 23.8 per cent increase in requests [...]

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Last year, the UK government asked to open over 9000 Facebook accounts

Last year, the UK government asked to open over 9000 Facebook accounts

| May 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

Facebook’s latest Government Requests Report reveals the extent to which UK authorities requested access to accounts on the world’s biggest social network in 2015.  The most recent report, which breaks down the number of requests made by governments worldwide, covers activity from July to December 2015 and shows a 23.8 per cent increase in requests [...]

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Last year, the UK government asked to open over 9000 Facebook accounts

Last year, the UK government asked to open over 9000 Facebook accounts

| May 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

Facebook’s latest Government Requests Report reveals the extent to which UK authorities requested access to accounts on the world’s biggest social network in 2015.  The most recent report, which breaks down the number of requests made by governments worldwide, covers activity from July to December 2015 and shows a 23.8 per cent increase in requests [...]

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