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  • Google Relents, Will Hand Over European Wi-Fi Data
    By on June 3, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    itwbennett writes “Having previously denied demands from Germany that the company turn over hard drives with data it secretly collected from open wireless networks over the past three years, Google has reversed course. A Google representative said that it will hand over the data to German, French and Spanish authorities within a matter of days, according to the Financial Times, which first reported this latest development on Wednesday. ‘We screwed (more…)

  • Android Gets Carrier-Operated European App Store
    By on April 11, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    Andrew Smith writes “Android fragmentation begins: EuroDroid reports that Vodafone will launch an Android app store in June, to fill in the European gaps where Google hasn’t yet launched the official Android app store. Worrying quote: ‘All apps will be pre-selected and tested by [Vodafone's after-sales processor] Arvato Mobile for compatibility with our devices.’ Just a few days ago Slashdot covered the suggestion by Barry O’Neil, ex-President of (more…)

  • GB ready for vital European draws
    By on January 15, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    Great Britain’s men’s and women will find out their EuroBasket 2011 qualifying opponents at Saturday’s draw in Germany.