Investigate privacy issues
The Irish Government is very close to Facebook and Apple, which use the country as a tax haven, however a few eyebrows were raised when its Data Protection Commissioner refused to investigate a data privacy complaint by Austrian law student Max Schrems.
Pays its staff more in bonuses
Facebook has been sticking two fingers up at the UK taxman and has been paying staff more in bonuses than it does in UK tax.
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.
Says the Montenegrin Data Protection Agency to its gullible citizens.
This is the latest of a number of deliberations by the European Data Protection Agencies on whether or not their national laws apply to the processing of personal data of their citizens by multibillion, I meant multinational conglomerates. And the Montenegrin DPA says - no!
No sex please we are Americans
While the adult entertainment industry has been the killer app for a number of technology breakthroughs, Mark Zuckerberg wants none of it for his Oculus Rift.
Hits you with adverts as you are on the move
Facebook is rolling out a system called Place Tips which will allow businesses to push updates to a person's smartphone when they are near.
Must grass up his enemies
Russia's media watchdog has ordered Google, Twitter and Facebook to grass up the names and addresses of those who do not like President Vladamir Putin or be shut down.
Now there is another player in the Virtual Reality arena and it goes under the name FOVE.
Not ready this year
It is starting to look like Oculus Rift peripheral will not be in the shops as promised this year.