Dell’s EMC deal could be taxed to oblivion
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Tax theat

Michael Dell’s $67 billion plan to take over storage giant EMC could be killed off by the US taxman.

European ISPs exaggerate their speeds
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But are cheaper and faster than the US

A new EU Commission survey shows that European ISPs don't deliver on the download speeds they advertise. While the US ISPs are a little more honest, the Europeans are cheaper and faster.

US not allowed to take EU data
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Legal ruling puts US tech in a spin

The US technology industry is paying the price for the obsession that its government has on stealing data.

US's spying obsession could cost it EU business
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Technology companies could be shut out

An advisor to the European Court of Justice, Yves Bot has declared that the "safe harbour" agreement for transferring data between the US and EU is "invalid," because of concerns over US spying.

Russians behind western malware attacks
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But US blames China

It would appear that while the US has been blaming China for all its cyber break-ins it appears to be ignoring Tsar Putin's elite hacking team for the last seven years.

US sanctions planned against China
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Most of the US's manufacturing base

The US government is planning shedloads of sanctions against China, forgetting that most of its IT is manufactured behind the bamboo curtain.

iPhone sales dropping in US
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Beginning of the end

Apple's vice like grip in the US smartphone market is falling off as sales of the overpriced gadgets slump.

US running out of IP4 addresses
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IPv6 not still widely adopted

The US organisation responsible for doling out IP addresses has rejected a request because there was not enough stock of the IPv4 flavour.

Software APIs eligible for trollage
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Because the US courts are ignorant

The Software industry is in big trouble after the US Supreme Court did not step into Oracle's battle with Google over whether APIs were copyrightable.

Samsung Galaxy A7 in the US shops
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Spotted in the Amazon

The Samsung Galaxy A7, which was launched early this year, is now in US shops.