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The Syrian Electronic Army hacks into Israeli Army Twitter account and warns of fake nuclear leak

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The winner of the Silk Road Bitcoin auction has been revealed as venture capitalist Tim Draper

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Try our Prize Quiz on privacy, and you could win a VPN subscription to protect your identity online

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The FTC has been promised a legal fight after Amazon threatened to bring in the lawyers over in-app purchases

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Privacy watchdog says the NSA spying has improved America's cyber security, but there are still concerns

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Seven communications providers say the British intelligence agency is damaging their business

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Somerset Council also pledges an additional £2m in the hope of gaining another £22.75m from BDUK

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Go Digital Newcastle BDUK targets 97 percent fibre coverage by summer 2015

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Vodafone and the ESB announce plans to bring fibre to rural areas using overhead electricity cables

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The watchdog is looking into claims that the social network was breaking data protection laws

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