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Maker of Smart-Grid Control Software Hacked

Photo: Matti.Frisk / Flickr The maker of an industrial control system designed to be used with so-called smart grid networks disclosed to customers last week that hackers had breached its network and accessed project...

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Wednesday, September 26th, 2012 Net News No Comments

Microsoft wins injunction against Motorola phones in Germany

On Friday, a German court ruled that several of Motorola's Android devices infringed on a patent of Microsoft's relating to the File Allocation Transfer system architecture. The lower regional Mannheim court issued an...

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Friday, July 27th, 2012 Net News 1 Comment

Unofficial VLC for Android Beta Released

Unofficial VLC for Android released into the wild; features Gingerbread support and, like the desktop version of VLC Media Player, plays almost all media formats. VLC Media Player , the swiss-army knife of...

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Monday, March 26th, 2012 Net News 1 Comment

How the European Internet Rose Up Against ACTA

Photo: Macaroononastick /Flickr Prime Minister Donald Tusk of Poland sent a letter to his fellow leaders in the EU Friday urging them to reject ACTA , reversing Poland’s course with the controversial intellectual-property...

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Tuesday, February 21st, 2012 Net News No Comments

The Congress Concluded: SOPA’s A “No-Go”

In a post published yesterday we discussed about the decrease in support received by SOPA and PIPA. Today we pick up were we left with Congress’ healthy conclusion. Let’s check out the unfolding...

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Wednesday, January 18th, 2012 Net News 1 Comment