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10 Jun 2013

Follow the money in mobile ads, says Medialets founder

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Online advertising an 'unsolved problem' concurs Mailbox founder Underwood
04 Jun 2013

Zynga cuts staff numbers by one-fifth as it struggles with mobile gaming

Once-popular Facebook games company cuts back as it struggles to prosper in mobile games
04 Jun 2013

Three UK 3G network is down

Customers flock to Twitter to complain at network failure. Claim network has been down since last night
04 Jun 2013

We will not cooperate with 'snooper's charter', warn web giants

In a leaked letter Google, Microsoft, Facebook, Yahoo and Twitter warn home secretary over surveillance plans
30 May 2013

NASDAQ to pay $10m penalty for Facebook gaffe

IT glitch and a 'series of ill-fated decisions' led to major issues, says SEC
30 May 2013

SAP quits talks to buy Jive Software

Jive's products overlapped and did not add sufficient value
28 May 2013

Google+ designer joins start-up Intercom - after two-year stint at Facebook

Paul Adams to join Intercom after advising the company for nine months
24 May 2013

Google and Facebook square up in bidding war for Waze

Mobile satellite navigation start-up at the centre of $1bn tussle
24 May 2013

'Facebook Phone' HTC First dropped in Europe

HTC smartphone with Facebook Home interface canned after poor US reviews
24 May 2013

Facebook use drops nine per cent in UK

Fall coincides with increase in advertising and concerns over privacy
24 May 2013

Yahoo to buy Tumblr for $1.1bn

Marissa Mayer continues Yahoo's spending spree on content websites in bid to take on Google and Facebook
20 May 2013

Technology that drives success: An interview with Trader Media’s CIO, Tim Jones

As Trader Media Group prepares to publish the very last print edition of Auto Trader magazine, CIO Tim Jones tells Sooraj Shah about the next stage in the company’s ambitious multi-platform digital strategy
16 May 2013

US retailer Target to lure customers with deals offered via Facebook

'I've just bought a spatula' - Retailer Target aims to lure Facebook users in-store with 'targeted' vouchers
08 May 2013

Facebook mobile advertising contributes to 38 per cent revenue boost

Overall revenue up 38 per cent compared with Q1 2012
02 May 2013

FBI lobbying US government for 'back doors' into Facebook, Google and Skype

US spooks call for easier wiretapping of social media – and heavy punishments for companies that don't comply
01 May 2013

Tech industry backs government fund for teacher ICT training

£2m fund set aside to provide 16,000 educators with skills required to teach programming
25 Apr 2013

White House demands changes to cybersecurity bill to strengthen privacy

CISPA currently grants immunity to corporations for potential data breaches
18 Apr 2013

Facebook could charge users £10 to contact celebrities

Is social networking giant planning to introduce charging for other features?
09 Apr 2013

Rumour: Google to acquire WhatsApp for $1bn

Could Google alter messaging company WhatsApp's stance on personal data usage?
08 Apr 2013

Britain clashes with EU over 'right to be forgotten' opt-out

UK government doesn't want to be part of legislation that would require web organisations to delete personal data on request
05 Apr 2013

Facebook Home app and tie-in HTC First phone announced

Facebook's app will take over many everyday aspects of Android UI
04 Apr 2013

Facebook phone to launch on Thursday

After 36 months of rumours, HTC-made Android-based phone to be unveiled on 4 April
03 Apr 2013

H4cked Off: Web giants can't be trusted to self-regulate

Appointment of Edith Ramirez as FTC chairman could end up being open season for the likes of Google and Facebook ignoring privacy concerns
02 Apr 2013