Twitter users are now being told that they are being blocked by another user. Whether it is a bug, or designed as so, it is not clear.
Zack Whittaker reports on the latest technology news from the United Kingdom and Europe, served with buttered crumpets and a side of sarcasm.
Zack Whittaker writes for ZDNet, CNET, and CBS News. He is based in New York City.
Google Wallet could be brought to the UK in time for the 2012 Olympics. While the mobile payment application is a great idea, it might not stick with the Brits.
The UK data protection agency is preparing its vat of dough for an online cookie fight, giving companies and businesses six months to prepare for a change in the law.
European regulators are set to challenge how mobile operators prioritise its traditional mobile calling traffic over voice-over-IP traffic.
European antitrust regulators have suspended an investigation into Google's proposed acquisition of Motorola Mobility to ask for more details.
UK web and phone regulator Ofcom warns that 4G networks may not be generally available until 2015, adding further dampeners on plans for high-speed mobile networks.
Wikileaks' recent 'Spy Files' shows how the private intelligence sector can access your Gmail accounts, use ISPs to spy on you, and even inject in-progress downloads to track you.
News to know -- December 5-9: A look back at the news from London, the UK and wider Europe, on all the bits that were missed during the week's coverage.
A German court has imposed a preliminary injunction on Apple's 3G-enabled iOS devices across Europe for infringing a Motorola-held patent.
Samsung's bid to halt the sales of Apple's iPhone 4S in France has failed. One case down, another case in Italy to go, as the global, on-going patent dispute spreads.