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Facebook shares hit all-time high

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Social media firm's stock valued at highest point since entering the market
12 Sep 2013

Zuckerberg and Mayer hit back at Prism critics

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Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer says she could go to jail for not complying, while Zuckerberg says government did a bad job
12 Sep 2013

Facebook and Yahoo ask for permission to publish national security-related data requests

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US government prohibits companies from disclosing this information
10 Sep 2013

Governments seek data on 38,000 Facebook users in six months

US authorities made over half of requests for user information in first six months of 2013
28 Aug 2013

Court orders Facebook to pay $20m privacy settlement

US Judge orders Facebook to compensate users over unauthorised use of personal information in sponsored stories
27 Aug 2013

Nasdaq technical glitch hits Apple, Facebook and Microsoft

US Securities and Exchange Commission wants to meet with Nasdaq over "technological vulnerabilities"
23 Aug 2013

Facebook founder Zuckerberg launches Internet.org to make internet available to all

Samsung, Ericsson, Nokia, Qualcomm, Opera and MediaTek also involved in Facebook-led initiative
21 Aug 2013

Tesco to release tablet computer to take on Amazon and Apple

Retail giant Tesco will launch cut-price device in time for Christmas
20 Aug 2013

Facebook acquires Mobile Technologies

Social media firm takes on speech recognition and machine translation technologies start-up
14 Aug 2013

Unemployed graduates to help plug 'major' data centre skills gap

Data Centre Alliance to run a 10-day Data Centre Bootcamp to help graduates and the industry
13 Aug 2013

'Google, Amazon and Facebook will gobble up cloud competition' - Trainline IS Director

Josko Grljevic believes the future will be dominated by big cloud providers
09 Aug 2013

Facebook pays boy of 13 share of $1m for amateur security testing

329 'bounties' paid out in two years, with two job offers made by social network’s 'Bug Bounty' programme
05 Aug 2013

Merkel vows to push for tougher EU laws to protect personal data

Different systems across EU makes it harder to control who has access to web users' personal data
15 Jul 2013

Dell could move into wearable technology market

Ailing PC maker could join Google and Nike in the wearable tech arena
05 Jul 2013

HP would put up a fight against US Patriot Act

Customers have to specify if they want their data kept on EU soil
04 Jul 2013

Facebook admits breach exposed private data of six million users over last year

Social network says it is "upset and embarrassed" by technical glitch
24 Jun 2013

Google calls on Foreign Intelligence Surveillance court to allow it to release more data

Greater transparency is needed for users, says search giant
19 Jun 2013

Facebook CEO Zuckerberg meets with Samsung in attempt to boost mobile sales

Social media site could find new ways of making money on mobiles
18 Jun 2013

Google's Waze acquisition ‘should not need antitrust probe’

TechMarketView's Richard Holway slams Consumer Watchdog
17 Jun 2013

Prism and Facebook agree on public data collection transparency after 10K requests in six months

Company can communicate figures “only in aggregate and as a range”, says Facebook lawyer
17 Jun 2013

Top 10 telecommunications stories of 2013 so far

4G, mobile, broadband and the handling of data all feature in a busy first six months in the telecoms industry
14 Jun 2013

Meet the downsizers who quit the likes of Google and Facebook for a new life at a start-up

What makes someone swap a successful job at a thriving technology giant for a role at a start-up? Sooraj Shah talks to three such downsizers to find out
12 Jun 2013

Prism revelations 'will affect businesses'

Customers likely to become more wary about giving up personal information
11 Jun 2013

Google homes in on Israel's Waze in $1.3bn deal as it beats off Apple, Facebook and Yahoo

Waze deal will add geographic personal information that Google can add to its – and, possibly, the NSA's – "uber-database"
10 Jun 2013