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C-level executives under cyber attack

High-level business decision-makers across the globe are12 times more likely to be the target of social-engineering attacks, states Verizon.

Apr 30, 2018

T-Mobile, Sprint pin hopes on $26bn deal

The firms say the merger will create jobs and give the US an advantage over China in creating 5G wireless technology.

Nov 9, 2017

Former Yahoo CEO apologises for data breaches

Marissa Mayer apologises for two massive data breaches at the Internet company, blaming Russian agents for one of them.

Oct 17, 2017

US Supreme Court to decide on MS e-mail privacy dispute

Prosecutors say a ruling in favour of Microsoft could undermine a range of criminal investigations.

Oct 4, 2017

All 3bn Yahoo accounts hacked in 2013 breach

Yahoo discloses that all of its accounts were hacked in a 2013 data beach, tripling its earlier estimate of the size of the largest breach in history.


Tech firms urge US to boost cellphone privacy

Apple, Facebook, Google and others call on the US Supreme Court to make it harder for government to access cellphone data.

Jun 21, 2017

Trump to meet with top execs on wireless tech, drones

US president Donald Trump will tomorrow discuss advanced wireless technologies and drones with top IT executives.


Verizon beats AT&T to buy Straight Path

Verizon Communications doubled its rival's initial offer for the wireless spectrum holder.

Apr 25, 2017

T-Mobile open to merger talks

The firm says it is open to merger talks after a federal ban which barred merger talks among telcos expires this week.

Apr 19, 2017

Yahoo's first-quarter revenue jumps 22%

The Internet firm reports an increase in quarterly revenue, pushed by revenue from its mobile, video and social advertising units.


Verizon hires ex-Ericsson CEO

Former Ericsson CEO Hans Vestberg joins Verizon to lead a team building out its fibre network infrastructures amid growing competition.

Apr 3, 2017

Major US ISPs will not sell clients' information

US ISPs say they will not sell Internet browsing information, days after Congress approved legislation reversing Internet privacy rules.

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