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The data war behind net neutrality

In the social and political saga surrounding the question of network neutrality, what is often overlooked is the data war going on behind the scenes. The real fuel behind the debate is the enormous volume of data we generate

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Yahoo hack likely affected all 3bn users

Yahoo, the Internet company acquired by Verizon Communications this year, now believes a 2013 security breach exposed all three billion of its users at the time. The assessment, based on new intelligence obtained after the $4.5bn

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US government in pursuit of Yahoo hackers

US officials are planning to issue indictments related to the hacking attacks against Yahoo, according to a person briefed on the matter. The country’s department of justice is accusing four people of participating in massive online security

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Yahoo to change its name to Altaba

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer is among six directors who plan to leave the board of the investment company that will be left after the closing of the proposed sale of Yahoo’s main Internet properties to Verizon Communications. The new company, a shareholder

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Yahoo sale likely still on track

The second major hack of Yahoo user accounts is unlikely to derail Verizon Communications’ US$4,8bn acquisition of the tech giant, with investors and the public becoming inured to near-daily disclosures

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A billion Yahoo accounts hacked

Yahoo disclosed a second major security breach that may have affected more than a billion user accounts, another blow to the company’s reputation as it nears the sale of its main Web businesses to Verizon Communications. The company

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