Juha Saarinen

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Juha Saarinen has been covering the technology sector since the mid-1990s for publications around the world. He has been writing for iTnews since 2010 and also contributes to the New Zealand Herald, the Guardian and Wired's Threat Level section. He is based in Auckland, New Zealand. Google



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Github suffers multi-day denial of service attack  
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'Great Firewall of China' suspected in online assault.
 
Facebook to build solar-powered drones for internet access 
 
Facebook sued for allegedly stealing data centre designs 
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Action taken over information published through OpenCompute project.
 
Tech vendors seek legal end to bulk surveillance 
4 days ago | Comment Now 
Join privacy advocates to lobby US Congress.
 
Facebook offers Messenger to businesses 
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Live chat for retail.
 
Apple patches OS X against FREAK flaw 
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Mountain Lion, Mavericks and Yosemite get fix.
 
Hackers breach NSW GovDC website 
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Updated: Attackers used well-known Wordpress vulnerability.
 
Obama seeks to kickstart fast broadband, STEM education 
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$240m to go towards science, tech, engineering and maths.
 
UK govt touts cyber security insurance for business 
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Majority of companies suffered breaches last year.
 
Apple phases out dual-boot support for Windows 7 
Mar 23, 2015 | Comment Now 
Newer Macs will dual-boot Windows 8 or later only.
 
Cisco confirms IP phone eavesdropping flaw 
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Update: But successful exploit 'not likely'.
 
OpenSSL patches denial of service vulnerabilities 
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FREAK bug reclassified as high severity.
 
Britain brings in 'Google Tax' aimed at multinationals 
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Death of the Double Irish sought.
 
British government to binge on broadband for all 
Mar 19, 2015 | Comment Now 
Five megabits per second USO for telcos.
 
UK spies claim broad powers to hack worldwide 
Mar 19, 2015 | Comment Now 
Admit to using vulnerabilities for intelligence gathering.
 
Apple patents portable fuel cell power supply 
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Aims to lengthen device life by days.
 
Telstra expounds on 4G wholesale product 
Mar 18, 2015 | Comment Now 
Available before June 2016.
 
Win10 to sport password-less biometric authentication  
Mar 18, 2015 | Comment Now 
Users choose biometric scan or password.
 
Australian 4G speeds not improving 
Mar 17, 2015 | Comment Now 
But coverage getting better.
 
US State Dept shuts down internet systems 
Mar 16, 2015 | Comment Now 
Plans to harden infrastructure to protect data.
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