Tag Archives: Data

iPhone 5 and iOS 6 user data complaints

iPhone 5 It seems that there’s a glitch with iOS 6, Apple’s fresh operating system which rolled out with the iPhone 5 last month, whereby it slurps more data allowance than it should... more
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Three customer’s data use doubles

Three Logo Three has witnessed the doubling of its customer’s data usage in less than a year, showing just how much people are now using their smartphones to go online. The network has.. more
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74% of Euro companies in line for IT disaster

malware A new survey has found that as many as 74% of organisations across Europe are not confident that they could fully recover in the event of an IT disaster. The European.. more
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Kids social network collected info without consent

The US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) have agreed to settle charges with the operator of a social network for kids, after it was found the site collected information on the children without parental consent. Skidekids.com collected information on approximately 5600 children and, the FTC claims,.. more
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97% of Three’s traffic is data

Three has been spilling stats about its network usage and it turns out that the company has a very high rate of surfing usage as opposed to voice calls. In fact, 97% of the traffic which whizzes across Three’s infrastructure is data, showing an avid.. more
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Yale student data showed up in Google searches

43,000 people affiliated with US university Yale have discovered that their data had been appearing in Google search results due to a change in the way the search engine indexes FTP servers. Although it is unclear whether the data, which includes names and social security.. more
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Google loses battle to retain info on Spanish citizens

Google has failed in its attempt to stop the Spanish government forcing them to delete information regarding around 90 of its citizens from online indexes. Spain’s Data Protection Agency filed a complaint last year and Google was quick to challenge the order, which has now.. more
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Mobile connections to hit 5.6 billion this year

Mobile connections worldwide will shoot up to 5.6 billion this year according to a Gartner report. That means an 11 percent hike on the amount of connections to mobile services as compared to last year, says the research company. This means that the cash spent.. more
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Two-thirds of smartphone holidaymakers clobbered by roaming charges

The Carphone Warehouse has published some smartphone research which indicates the extent to which holidaymakers are still caught out by roaming charges, even in these days of greater awareness of bill-shock. Four out of five smartphone owners who were questioned expected to use their handset.. more
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Google reveals latest more detailed Transparency Report

Google has made its latest Transparency Report available online, which covers the period from July to December 2010. The company has also updated the report to be even more transparent (just in case it wasn’t see-through enough previously). The Transparency Report shows how many times.. more
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