Apple got up to 5000 data requests in six months
Mon Jun 17, 2013 12:38pm IST. (Reuters) - Apple received over the last six months between 4,000 and 5,000 requests for customer data from U.S. law enforcement authorities relating to criminal investigations and national security matters, the company said ...
Apple follows Facebook's lead and reveals US surveillance requestsThe Guardian
Apple discloses US data requests following Prism leaksBBC News
Apple latest to reveal more than 4000 NSA surveillance requestsDaily Mail
New York Times (blog) -Washington Post -Ars Technica
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Samsung to launch faster Galaxy S4 smartphone
By Miyoung Kim. SUWON, South Korea | Mon Jun 17, 2013 3:57pm IST. SUWON, South Korea (Reuters) - Samsung Electronics Co plans to sell a variation of its flagship Galaxy S4 smartphone that will transmit data at nearly twice the normal speed, the head ...
Superfast version of Samsung Galaxy S4 launchesTelegraph.co.uk
Samsung to unveil Galaxy S4 model with 'advanced' LTE speedsInquirer
Samsung Reveals S4 Galaxy 4G 'Double Speed'Sky News
Forbes -CNN International -Wired
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Sex Tech: UK ISPs reject filters, Google innovates CP elimination
Summary: A collection of notable new sex and technology news items. Covers innovation, legal issues, IP, privacy, controversies, business and more. Violet Blue. By Violet Blue for Pulp Tech | June 18, 2013 -- 02:15 GMT (19:15 PDT). Follow @violetblue.
ISPs to include porn filters as standard in UK by 2014Ars Technica
UK internet providers reject default porn filtersBBC News
Claire Perry MP outlines automatic porn filters for UK by end of the yearThe Independent
T3 -IT PRO -The Next Web
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Maria Miller warns internet firms on child abuse images
Internet providers are to face unrelenting pressure to restrict access to "horrific" and illegal images of child abuse, the culture secretary, Maria Miller, will say on Tuesday at a summit with the world's leading ISPs. In a sign of the government's impatience with ...
Google builds new system to eradicate child porn images from the webTelegraph.co.uk
Internet companies 'turning a blind eye' to online child abuse images ...The Independent
Internet giants given two months to plan how to block child abuse imagesMirror.co.uk
BBC News -Sky News -Register
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Deep-sea shark spawning ground discovered in the Outer Hebrides
A deep-sea shark spawning ground has been discovered in Scottish waters for the first time, according to marine biologists. Egg cases of the blackmouth catshark have been found on the Mingulay coral reef complex in the Outer Hebrides. Scientists from ...
Shark spawning ground found on Mingulay Reef by Edinburgh scientistsBBC News
Deep sea shark nursery found in Outer HebridesScotsman
Scottish scientists discover shark spawning grounds at Mingulay ReefExaminer.com
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First mobile phone threatens young pedestrians
A spike in casualties has emerged from an analysis of road casualty figures, which showed a link between risk and mobile phone distraction. From 7.30am to 9am and 3 to 5pm on a school day in 2011, there were 33 children aged 10 killed or seriously injured ...
Danger for children of texting while crossing roadsThe Independent
Children's phones blamed for increase in deaths on roads: Sharp increase of ...Daily Mail
Phones 'causing child crash rise'Express.co.uk
Jersey Evening Post
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Inside the evolution movement that wants machines to replace people.
The day before travelling to New York City to attend Global Future 2045, a gathering last weekend of so-called transhumanists who hope to download their minds into android bodies, I put in a call to the American Psychiatric Association.
Animal Crossing: New Leaf Nintendo 3DS Nintendo Review
Today's Political Agenda: Fishing, catching bugs, digging up fossils. Sell everything for bells. Pay off house loan. Make that penguin change his ugly shirt. Check turnip prices. Redecorate. As popular Nintendo series for years, can the latest Animal Crossing ...
Animal Crossing arrives at Number 2 in UK All Format ChartsN-Europe
'The Last of Us' Unsurprisingly Takes Top Spot in UK Sales ChartsExaminer.com
Animal Crossing Fans Want More Than Just White Skin Colors In New LeafKotaku
The Guardian -Computerandvideogames.com
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UK inventors create flying bicycle
Designers John Foden, 37, and Yannick Read, 42, have spent two years working on an advanced prototype of the rideable aircraft that they have called the Paravelo, which is capable to travelling at speeds of 15mph on land and 25mph in the air.
The revolutionary flying bicycle that means traffic jams , parking fines and road ...Daily Mail
British designers unveil flying bicycleOrange UK News
Flying bicycle: a novel way to get aroundTheGreenCarWebsite.co.uk (blog)
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Aetna sees cost savings in helping people track their health and fitness.
A smartphone app that launches this week gives the health insurance company Aetna access to detailed user health-tracking data. As costs spiral upward, health-care companies could turn to such apps as a way to monitor customers and encourage healthy behavior.
Jorge Lorenzo fastest in MotoGP's Barcelona test as Suzuki returns
Jorge Lorenzo set the pace for Yamaha at a Barcelona test in which Suzuki made an impressive return to the MotoGP fold. Lorenzo, who triumphed at the Spanish track on Sunday, moved to the top of the timesheets with a 1m41.904s - more than one second ...
Catalunya MotoGP test times – Monday (Final)crash.net
Suzuki to return to MotoGP in 2015Telegraph.co.uk
MOTOGP: Suzuki Lays Out Plan Of AttackSPEEDtv.com
Sport Rider Magazine -Yahoo! Eurosport UK -BBC Sport
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Source: Instagram Will Get Video On June 20
We've been working on getting more details on a press event that Facebook is having this week. Earlier, we wrote it could launch a news-reading app, but we have since heard more details that point to something else entirely. On June 20, a source says ...
Instagram 'to add video' as Vine grows in popularityTelegraph.co.uk
Instagram rumoured to get video functionality on June 20thThe Independent
Instagram will add video sharing to challenge VineInquirer
TechRadar UK -WBIR-TV -Ars Technica
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Oxford English Dictionary recognises ' tweet ' as a word
David Cameron once famously voiced his disgust at the incessant use of Twitter in a 2009 radio interview, but that hasn't stopped the word 'tweet' officially entering the English language. 'Tweet' - to post a message to Twitter - has been included in the ...
Dads, beware - your embarrassing dance moves are now in the dictionaryTelegraph.co.uk
'It seems to be catching on' - OED adds 'tweet' to the dictionaryThe Independent
Tweet hits the Oxford English DictionaryInquirer
Computerworld -Wired.co.uk -Scotsman
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