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EU Pushing For “Right To Be Forgotten” To Extend Across All Google Domains
Wednesday, November 26th, 2014THN News  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – Google’s “right to be forgotten” may be extended globally instead of just Europe, as the European Union is pushing for the tech giant to erase search results across the whole web. According to Reuters, the EU...

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Google Announces Fiber Pricing Plans For Austin, Texas
Tuesday, November 25th, 2014THN News  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – Google has released prices for its upcoming high-speed Internet services in Austin, Texas, which will release next month. In a Google Plus blog post, the tech giant revealed that residential plans will start at $70 a...

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Symantec Discovers New “Reign” Malware Used Since 2008
Monday, November 24th, 2014THN News  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – A new malware has been discovered that has been used to spy on governments, businesses, researchers, and private companies since 2008. Security firm Symantec, who discovered the malware known as Regin, says it is a “complex...

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Intel To Use Light Pulse Technology To Increase Data Speed Transfers In Its Supercomputers
Friday, November 21st, 2014THN News  
NEWS (The Hosting News) –  Intel announced plans earlier this week to add light pulses in its supercomputers next year, a addition that will improve data speed transfers. The chip maker will implement optical cables in order to allow data to...

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Consumers Could See A 16% Increase in Broadband Taxes Due To Net Neutrality
Thursday, November 20th, 2014THN News  
NEWS (The Hosting News) –  The Internet has been talking about President Obama’s stance on net neutrality, in which he called for the Federal Communications Commission to not allow Internet companies the ability to slow traffic in order to gain profits....

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Intel Announces Plans to Merge PC and Mobile Processing Division by Next Year
Tuesday, November 18th, 2014THN News  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – Chipmaker Intel announced plans on Monday to merge its PC division with its mobile processing division, which is expected to be completed by early 2015. “The market continues to evolve rapidly, and we must change even...

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U.S. Government To Spend $425 Million On Production Of Two Supercomputers
Monday, November 17th, 2014THN News  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – The U.S. Department of Energy announced plans on Friday to award $425 million to companies such as IBM and Nvidia in the production of two supercomputers that could aid in the research of science and “promote...

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U.S. Agency Reportedly Using Fake Cellphone Towers From Airplanes To Access Mobile Data Information
Friday, November 14th, 2014THN News  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – Thousands of user’s cell phone data is being accessed by a secret program ran by the U.S. Justice Department, in which they are using fake communications towers from airplanes to gather information from both criminals and...

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Microsoft Patches 19 Year Old Windows Bug
Thursday, November 13th, 2014THN News  
NEWS (The Hosting News) –  Microsoft has patched a 19 year old bug found that has been present since Windows 95. The vulnerability was discovered by researchers at IBM in May, though the bug was not announced until this month because...

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Google Fiber Now Available To Small Businesses In Kansas City
Wednesday, November 12th, 2014THN News  
NEWS (The Hosting News) – Google launched its high-speed Internet service, Google Fiber, to small businesses in certain areas of Kansas City on Tuesday. According to VentureBeat, small businesses can now sign up for the $100 a month service, which offers...

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