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Putin says will not curb Internet access despite cyber attacks

MOSCOW (Reuters) – President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday he would not consider restricting Internet access for Russian users but warned of a sharp rise in cyber attacks on state domains since the Ukraine crisis began. His remarks were intended … Continue reading

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Japan renewables curb could boost nuclear

Two utilities will not accept new connections from green suppliers Asia homepage

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Goldman in stock trading curb on bankers

Move comes two years after criticism by judge for conflicts of interest Asia homepage

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Sprint’s new pricing plans may not be enough to curb churn

By Marina Lopes WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Sprint Corp's cellular plan with more generous data allowances may fall short in overcoming defections by clients concerned about disruptions in the No. 3 cellular carrier's network, analysts say. "The challenge for Sprint is … Continue reading

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Google rolls out a new option to curb in-app purchases in Android games

Following a recent lawsuit, and inquiry by the European Commission about protections for in-app purchases, Google's begun offering new controls for shoppers on its Play Store to restrict how those transactions are made. A new version of the Play Store … Continue reading

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Vodafone, BSkyB in talks to curb BT’s broadband reach: report

Vodafone and BSkyB have held high-level discussions on how to curb BT's growing reach over the broadband market, the Sunday Times reported, citing senior sources. The newspaper said the talks illustrate the extent to which the once-staid telecoms operator has … Continue reading

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Obama Is Urged to Sharply Curb NSA Data Mining – New York Times

AFP Obama Is Urged to Sharply Curb NSA Data MiningNew York TimesWASHINGTON — A panel of outside advisers urged President Obama on Wednesday to impose major oversight and some restrictions on the National Security Agency, arguing that in the past … Continue reading

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‘Curb Appeal’ co-host killed in San Francisco motorcycle crash

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Bill Beckwith, a carpenter and co-host of the hit HGTV home improvement show “Curb Appeal,” has died after a motorcycle accident in San Francisco, the medical examiner’s office said on Tuesday. Reuters: Entertainment News

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CTIA’s stolen smartphone database is complete – but will it curb theft?

The CTIA on Wednesday announced that the database system for lost smartphones launched by the country’s main mobile operators back in April 2012 is finally complete, beating the initial November 30th deadline by a few days. The database will allow … Continue reading

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BP in fresh attempt to curb spill payouts

Compensation of $ 76m has been paid for claims where was ‘clear’ that the losses were not caused by the oil spill, say lawyers Asia homepage

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