Parliament

11.17.14
iPad triggers evacuation at Houses of Parliament
11.17.14

iPad triggers evacuation at Houses of Parliament

If you own an iPad you already know how easily it can kill your productivity, but one of Apple's ta...

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10.23.14
Hungary needs cash, so it wants to tax internet traffic
10.23.14

Hungary needs cash, so it wants to tax internet traffic

It's probably a good thing that Google got its Street View surveil of Hungary in when it did, beca...

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08.28.13
New Zealand Parliament bans software patents with a 117-4 vote
08.28.13

New Zealand Parliament bans software patents with a 117-4 vote

After five years of debate and a 117-4 vote, New Zealand's Parliament has passed a bill that says...

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07.30.13
Australians urged to 'lawfully evade' unfair prices on digital goods
07.30.13

Australians urged to 'lawfully evade' unfair prices on digital goods

After going through a year-long rigmarole of summonses and interrogations to find out why Australi...

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07.19.13
UK government receptive to bill that would pardon Alan Turing
07.19.13

UK government receptive to bill that would pardon Alan Turing

Many in the UK recognize Alan Turing's contributions to computing as we know it, but attempts to o...

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07.17.13
UK surveillance agency off the hook, legally, for PRISM
07.17.13

UK surveillance agency off the hook, legally, for PRISM

It may be the US government generating the most PRISM-related headlines, but the UK authorities ha...

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02.12.13
Adobe preemptively cuts prices to avoid wrath of Australian lawmakers
02.12.13

Adobe preemptively cuts prices to avoid wrath of Australian lawmakers

Adobe has suddenly knocked 20 percent off its prices in Australia just one day after it was summon...

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04.30.12
Apple, Microsoft asked to explain pricing to Australian government
04.30.12

Apple, Microsoft asked to explain pricing to Australian government

Apple and Microsoft are among a few tech companies going before the Australian Parliament this...

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03.26.12
On using the iPad in Poland's Parliament
03.26.12

On using the iPad in Poland's Parliament

Polish parliamentary member, John Godson, is using an iPad to help him with his official duties...

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