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Election candidates warned about phishing attempts By Chris Vallance World at One, BBC Radio 4 Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Advice has been sent to general election candidates - including recent MPs Candidates in the


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‘Bots’ spam FCC website over proposed net neutrality reversal

'Bots' spam FCC website over proposed net neutrality reversal By Chris Baraniuk Technology reporter Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The FCC is currently proposing to go back on rules that safeguard net neutrality Bots appear


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EU fines Facebook over ‘misleading’ WhatsApp data claim

EU fines Facebook over 'misleading' WhatsApp data claim Image copyright Getty Images Facebook has been fined 110m euros (£95m) by the EU for providing "incorrect or misleading" information during its purchase of messaging service WhatsApp in


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India’s Zomato says data from 17 million users stolen

India's Zomato says data from 17 million users stolen Image copyright Zomato Image caption Zomato is active in 10,000 cities across 24 countries around the world Global restaurant guide Zomato says hackers have stolen data on


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App maker’s code stolen in malware attack

App maker's code stolen in malware attack Image copyright Getty Images The Mac and iOS software developer Panic has had the source code for several of its apps stolen. Panic founder Steven Frank admitted in a blog


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Electoral Commission wants powers to tackle election meddling from abroad

Electoral Commission wants powers to tackle election meddling from abroad Image copyright Getty Images A probe into the political use of private data has been opened by the information commissioner. Elizabeth Denham announced the review amid concerns


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London City first in UK to get remote air traffic control

London City first in UK to get remote air traffic control Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionRichard Westcott has visited London City Airport's new control centre, 120 miles from the landing stripLondon City


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FCC votes to overturn net neutrality rules

FCC votes to overturn net neutrality rules Image copyright Reuters Image caption FCC chairman Ajit Pai said existing rules hampered the growth of the tech sector The US Federal Communications Commission has voted to overturn rules


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Text-to-switch plan for mobile users

Text-to-switch plan for mobile users By Kevin Peachey Personal finance reporter Image copyright PA Mobile phone users will be able to switch operators by sending a text to the provider they want to leave, under plans


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General election 2017: Illegal content sanctions threat

General election 2017: Illegal content sanctions threat Image copyright AFP Image caption The Conservative manifesto proposes a so-called 'Twitter tax' Online companies could face fines or prosecution if they fail to remove illegal content, under Conservative


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