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A Foreign Office Mandarin has been named as the new chief of Britain's eavesdropping service, GCHQ

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Police, legal professionals and defendants will get access to new digital tools and services by 2016

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On by Matthew Broersma 0

The Cabinet Office has launched a strategy that aims to all but eliminate digital illiteracy by 2020, an effort backed by major private, public and voluntary-sector groups

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On by Max Smolaks 0

A lawsuit tries to establish who’s to blame for a “technical error” which led to a £484 million fine

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Mozilla partners with Medic Mobile to empower rural doctors

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On by Thomas Brewster 0

BBC is slammed by MPs again over its Digital Media Initiative

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Two counties get more public money to extend fibre rollout in rural areas

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On by Thomas Brewster 0

Rights bodies call for the UK to finally drop plans to force ISPs into keeping user information

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On by Jeffrey Burt 0

The purchase of IBM's x86 server business by Chinese Lenovo is being probed on national security grounds

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On by Steve McCaskill 0

Chinese Ministry of Commerce appears to be satisfied Microsoft won't abuse Nokia patent portfolio

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