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Hutchison Whampoa makes £10.3bn purchase

The acquisition of O2 will see it merge with Three, Hutchison Whampoa's existing British carrier.

LinkedIn careers ahead

The company acquires Careerify, a Canadian start-up that will help automate the referrals process using big data.

Alibaba invests in Snapchat

The Chinese e-commerce giant's $200 million investment sees Snapchat's value increase to $15 billion.

Patent lawsuits still in style

Microsoft sues Kyocera over patent infringements regarding the latter's cellphones.

'Bad Apple' fined again

The company has been ordered to pay $532.9 million for the violation of three patents owned by Smartflash.

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ITWeb Security Summit 2015
26 to 28 May / Vodacom World, Midrand
William (Bill) BinneyInternational keynote: William (Bill) Binney, former NSA director
Bill spent more than 30 years working at the NSA, and has been described as one of the best analysts in its history. He left the agency in 2001, having publicly disagreed with its data collection policies. During his keynote he'll draw back the veil and reveal what the state-adversary looks like from the inside.

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