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Britain proposes jail for internet trolls

The UK government is looking to extend the maximum jail term and also the time limit for prosecutions for abusive online communications from six months to three years.

October 19, 2014

Lycamobile overcharges customers: ACMA

Telco provider, Lycamobile, has charged customers mobile call rates for fixed-line calls, according to the Australian communications and media watchdog, ACMA.

April 15, 2014

Atlassian's UK move 'overblown': Turnbull

Australian Communications Minister Malcolm Turnbull has downplayed the news of Australia's tech startup darling Atlassian planning a move to list in the UK.

January 14, 2014

BlackBerry 10 suffers security approval setback by UK gov't

UPDATED: Despite a strong hold of the worldwide public sector market, the UK government doesn't believe the latest BlackBerry 10 software is safe enough for secure communications. For now, the only modern day smartphone capable of government use in the UK is the iPhone.

March 20, 2013

Jimmy Wales, Tim Berners-Lee slam UK's internet snooping plans

Wikipedia co-founder Wales has come out against the UK government's draft Communications Data Bill, while inventor of the web Tim Berners-Lee has raised concerns about legislation that allows the government to gather data on its citizens.

September 6, 2012

Optus-NBN tick against ACCC charter: Turnbull

Shadow Communications Minister Malcolm Turnbull has slammed the competition watchdog's pending approval of the $800 million deal between Optus and NBN Co that sees the telco shut down its hybrid fibre-coaxial (HFC) network, and move customers onto the National Broadband Network (NBN).

May 29, 2012

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