Optus offers NFC payments on Android phones 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
First telco to dive into mobile payments.
 
Images: the next frontier in data analytics? 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
Barclay’s global data chief says we’re still at the starting line.
 
Twitter introduces a 'buy' button to tweets 
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Stripe to process Twitter's e-commerce payments.
 
Sony settles Playstation hack litigation for $16m 
By Danielle Walker | Jul 25, 2014 | Comment Now 
Looking to cap price of court action.
 
Web companies rush to plug serious cross-domain hole 
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Google and other large properties vulnerable.
 
Google, Viacom settle landmark copyright lawsuit 
 
Sony to sell off Vaio PC business 
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To cut 5000 jobs.
 
Google appoints new YouTube boss 
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Long-time exec scores role.
 
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TPG forced to pay $2m fine after High Court loss 
 
Malvertising booms amid lax vetting checks 
By Adam Greenberg | Oct 4, 2013 | Comment Now 
Fraudulent and malicious advertising - known as malvertising - is among the sneakier threats discussed in a recent report.
 
Google faces lawsuit for Gmail scanning practices 
By Danielle Walker | Oct 2, 2013 | Comment Now 
A U.S. district judge ruled that the case against Google can move forward making it the second case, of late, where the tech giant will face accusations that it violated ...
 
Which social networks hold the most spam? 
By Adam Greenberg | Sep 25, 2013 | Comment Now 
Spam surges 355 percent this year.
 
Will Google AdID replace third-party cookies? 
By Danielle Walker | Sep 20, 2013 | Comment Now 
Advertising becomes more stealthy.
 
LulzSec Sony Pictures hacker jailed, cops huge fine 
By Adam Greenberg | Aug 13, 2013 | Comment Now 
Faces a year of house arrest.
 
OpenX releases malvertising backdoor fix 
By Darren Pauli | Aug 8, 2013 | Comment Now 
Says paid offerings unaffected.
 
Google named in alleged AdBlock whitelist  
By Darren Pauli | Jul 9, 2013 | Comment Now 
AdBlock business model relies on 'acceptable ads'.
 
Google paid AdBlock to whitelist ads 
By Darren Pauli | Jul 8, 2013 | Comment Now 
Quietly updates FAQ site.
 
Twitter starts cookie-based targeting to boost ad rates 
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Fuels concerns about internet privacy.
 
US regulators tell Google to better identify paid ads 
By Alexei Oreskovic | Jun 26, 2013 | Comment Now 
Letters sent to several search engine groups.
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