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Before we avail any service or buy a product, the primary inclination is to Google it. Yes, Google has, for long, become the verb for searches we do online. Realizing this, businesses and service providers have tried advertising and various other methods to gain more visibility. As the internet continues to play a far bigger …

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from BBC News

Google launches wi-fi network in Kampala, Uganda

from Bloomberg.com

Etisalat Sues MTN Over Deal for Nigeria Online Firm Visafone

Emirates Telecommunications Group Co is suing Nigeria competitor MTN Group Ltd. over plans by Africa’s biggest wireless company to buy local Internet provider Visafone Communications Ltd.

from BBC News

Netherlands court orders end to Pirate Bay ban

A Dutch court has told local internet service providers they can restore access to The Pirate Bay.

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from TechRadar

UK ISPs want review of Digital Economy Act

UK ISPs want review of Digital Economy Act | British internet service providers such as BT and TalkTalk are calling for a full judicial review into the Digital Economy Act. Buying advice from the leading technology site

from BBC News

Huge spam botnet Grum is taken out by security researchers

A botnet which experts believe sent out 18% of the world's spam email has been shut down, a security firm said. Grum's control servers were mainly based in Panama, Russia and Ukraine. Security company FireEye and spam-tracking service SpamHaus worked with local internet service providers (ISPs) to shut down the illegal network. A botnet is a network of computers that has been hijacked by cybercriminals, usually by using malware.

Social network LinkedIn will be blocked in Russia, after a court found the company guilty of violating local data storage laws. Russia's communications regulator Roskomnadzor said LinkedIn would be unavailable in the country within 24 hours. Some internet providers have already cut access to the site, which has more than six million membe

from girliemom.com

Email using your Domain Name -

If you run a small business and are using your local Internet Provider for hosting your business emails - keep in mind there is another way to make your email look more professional. Assuming you also have a presence on the internet, you do this by ...

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