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Three outsourcing, Skype office closes & O2 reshuffle-Mobile in 60 seconds

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Carphone boss: Consumers now start with mid-range phones

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http://www.mobiletoday.co.uk — MD Jeremy Fennell has seen more consumers choosing mid-range handsets for their first purchase Read More
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net.wars: Surveillance by design

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http://feedproxy.google.com — Only 20 years ago the UK had barely a surveillance camera in sight. Wikipedia tells me that the change to today's 2 million-odd was precipitated by a 1994 Home Office report praising the results of a few trials. And off we went. That's not counting private cameras, estimated by the British Security Industry Association estimated that to outnumber public ones 70 to one. Coverage is, of course, une Read More
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O2 shuffles board as Evans becomes CEO

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http://www.mobiletoday.co.uk — Ben Dowd takes on the role of sales director whilst Patricia Cobian becomes CFO Read More
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EE says ‘additional testing’ slowed Note7 replacements

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http://www.mobiletoday.co.uk — Network conducted its own tests and inspections on Samsung’s replacement Note7 devices Read More
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Samsung limit Note7 battery to encourage exchanges

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http://www.mobiletoday.co.uk — The manufacturer says that it has confirmed that an issue related to an ‘isolated battery cell’ was to blame Read More
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Microsoft to close London Skype office

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http://www.mobiletoday.co.uk — Microsoft is set to close its London Skype offices, as part of a consolidation process in the British capital, the manufacturer has confirmed to Mobile. Read More
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net.wars: The edge of writing

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http://feedproxy.google.com — The unexpected point made at Wednesday's The Future of Text is that at any given moment text, like anything else, has had an imaginary future that's a logical extension of its present and an unexpected future, which is what actually went on to happen when the new technology hit a particular social and cultural context. When Sumerian accountants first began keeping track of commodity sales using m Read More
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net.wars: Unified field

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http://feedproxy.google.com — For as long as I can remember, the notion that the Internet might break apart along nation-state or commercial boundaries has been a threat. Usually called "Balkanizing the Internet", the "Splinternet", as Becky Hogge called it at the Cybersalon last week, has become a topic for discussion due to the Snowden revelations. To some people it doesn't sound so bad any more; to others it's still automa Read More
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net.wars: Schmidt happens

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http://feedproxy.google.com — Google executive chairman Eric Schmidt has been making headlines again with a pair of loopy statements one hopes he chose out of a desire to be provocative rather than out of ignorance. First, he predicts that we may be able to end censorship within ten years. Second, he suggests that, "The solution to government surveillance is to encrypt everyone." Read More
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net.wars: Copyright plays

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http://feedproxy.google.com — Evil - or benign - file-sharers checking in on The Pirate Bay this week discovered the site had vanished. Hours later, it was back via a domain registration in the Ascension Islands; today it's woken up in Peru, apparently at rest for now. TorrentFreak reports, however, that the next phase will be different: The Pirate Bay will circumvent the domain name system entirely. The plan is for a standal Read More
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