Have an iPhone, Android device, Windows Phone, or BlackBerry? Need to jump ship to another network? Now you can, thanks to a law change. Here's what you need to know.
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Network neutrality is an FCC policy, under challenge by major ISPs, that addresses a fictional problem with rules that create real ones. To institute it, the FCC played fast and loose with the law, and the courts will likely strike down the rules.
The iPhone and iPad maker said today that it is working with law enforcement to identify the hackers that breached its internal network. The same Java exploit that was used to attack Facebook was also to blame for allowing the hackers in to Apple's network.
Social network Facebook has assisted worldwide law enforcement agencies to crack a botnet that is thought to have infected 11 million machines, and raked in more than $850 million.
Seoul's district prosecutors arrest three workers from Israeli equipment inspection firm for allegedly stealing and leaking information on Korean manufacturers' yet-released 55-inch AMOLED TV panels to rivals, report states.
The government wants to give HMRC, the police, and the intelligence agencies access to geolocation data, and information about who is communicating with whom on services like Facebook and Twitter
Chinese diplomat allegedly tried to fradulently obtain information related to military technology from several Japanese defense companies. China, however, dismiss espionage allegations as "groundless".
TransACT will have to shift the focus of its business away from being a fibre network provider, now that the government's anti-cherry-picking legislation is the law of the land.
Facebook users can now download more information about themselves from the site than before, after the social network instituted changes ordered by the Irish data protection commissioner.The Irish DPC requested the changes in December, saying they were needed for Facebook to comply with EU data protection law.
Consortium tasked to build Singapore's national broadband network to add installation slots to cope with demand, following complaints over waiting time and amid "quashing order" case against government.
Norway's Telenor, which was among worst affected after mass cancellation of mobile permits in India last month, considering plans to invoke India-Singapore bilateral pact to protect its investments.
Cyberattacks could become a criminal offence across Europe punishable by at least two years in jail under a draft law cleared by a European Parliament committee on Tuesday.Attacks against a website, network or database, and attempts to interfere with or illegally intercept data, would see two years in prison under proposals backed by the European Parliament Civil Liberties Committee.
Chinese tech giant Huawei hits back with countersuit against Singapore's Creative and its subsidiary Qmax, over aborted WiMax broadband project.
ISPs have not been formally consulted on an expansion of government plans that will log who is talking to whom on social networks, gaming platforms and other online sites
The rights of web businesses and users trump those of copyright holders when it comes to filtering content, the ECJ has found
U.S. judge finds former Motorola engineer Jin Hanjuan guilty of stealing trade secrets but not for spying on behalf of China after she was caught leaving country with over 1,000 of company's proprietary documents, report states.
A U.S. District Court is to allow users' of Facebook to sue the social network, after California state 'publicity' law was thought to have been infringed.
Facebook's method of advertising may have to change, if changing European law means users of the world's largest social network have to opt-in.
Facebook's "guidebook" on acting and reacting to law enforcement and governments has been leaked, and shows a first-hand view of how the world's largest social network dishes out users' data when it is required.
Hacktivist groups taking on illegal organizations online should stop as such efforts might lead to physical reprisals and undermine efforts by authorities to bring them to justice, observers warn.
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