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Companies Cheer Completion of Open-Design Transatlantic Internet Cable

Microsoft has announced completion of the Marea undersea cable, which stretches 4,400 miles between Virginia, and Bilbao, Spain. A joint project of Microsoft, Facebook and Telxius, the cable lies more than 17,000 feet below the ocean’s surface. It is the first cable to link Virginia and Spain. The Bilbao terminus provides access to network hubs […]


Tim Cook accepts Newseum 2017 Free Expression Award, says companies should have values

Apple CEO Tim Cook took the stage at the Newseum in Washington, D.C., on Tuesday to accept the institute’s 2017 Free Expression Award, for which the tech mogul was honored in the Free Speech category. AppleInsider was there live, and offers highlights from the event. … AppleInsider – Frontpage News

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Social media companies have a month to update service terms in the EU

Facebook, Twitter and Google have been given a month to make changes to their user agreements in the European Union or face “enforcement action.” European consumer authorities put the social media services on notice last November that their terms of service did not comply with EU law, asked them to make changes and to address […]

Tech Companies Weigh Responses to WikiLeaks Exposure

Following WikiLeaks’ publication earlier this week of classified documents stolen from the CIA, major technology companies, including Apple, Samsung, Microsoft and Cisco, have been scrambling to assess the risks posed to their customers by the revelations. The so-called “Vault 7” leak includes information about methods… TechNewsWorld

Top 10 Biggest Smartphone Companies In The World 2017

Top 10 Biggest Smartphone Companies In The World 2017 In the third quarter share of 5.9 percent. Vivo-like Oppo’s main market is China. The company sells smartphones in India and Myanmar. Vivo X6 being the top-selling phones. 6. OnePlus: OnePlus is the Chinese company. The company recently launched a new … Read more on