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Michael V. Copeland / Wired:
New App Turns Your iPhone Into a Mobile Urine Lab   —  LONG BEACH, California - For entrepreneur Myshkin Ingawale the logic was unassailable.  Everybody pees.  And everyone has a cellphone.  “There has to be something going on there,” Ingawale told a chuckling crowd at the TED conference.
Feb 27, 2013, 7:00 AMIn context
Niharika Mandhana / India Ink:
Conceived in Haste, India's Internet Law Now Targeted for Change   —  Civil rights activists, free speech advocates, lawyers and politicians have spoken out in recent days against India's controversial Internet laws, after two women were arrested in Mumbai for criticizing in a Facebook post …
Nov 24, 2012, 7:55 AMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
In India, Dreaming of A 4G World   —  Reliance Chairman Plots a $10 Billion Mobile Network  —  MUMBAI—In December 2010, Mukesh Ambani, India's richest man, circulated a 36-page handwritten memo to executives that spelled out his plans to build one of the world's most advanced telecommunications networks.
Jul 24, 2012, 9:50 PMIn context
Jamie Keene / The Verge:
Indian government readying BlackBerry snooping system   —  The Indian government's system to monitor encrypted BlackBerry email and BBM services will be up and running soon, according to a report by India Today.  This follows the installation of a BlackBerry service center in Mumbai …
Apr 9, 2012, 8:15 AMIn context
Reuters:
Philippines say arrested hackers funded by Saudi group   —  (Reuters) - Philippine police and the FBI have arrested four people that Manila said were paid by a militant Saudi Arabian-based group to hack into U.S. telecom AT&T's system, but the company said it was neither targeted nor breached.
Nov 27, 2011, 1:55 AMIn context
Geoff Duncan / Digital Trends:
Report: RIM operating surveillance facility in India   —  Remember when India was threatening to shut down BlackBerry service unless it could tap user's communications?  Reports have RIM operating a wiretapping facility in Mumbai to help with that.  —  Back in 2010, the Indian government …
Oct 29, 2011, 8:40 AMIn context
Benedict Carey / New York Times:
Moods on Twitter Follow Biological Rhythms, Study Finds   —  However grumpy when they wake up, and whether they stumble to their feet in Mumbai, Mexico City or Minnetonka, Minn., people tend to brighten by breakfast time and feel their mood taper gradually to a low in the late afternoon …
Sep 29, 2011, 3:50 PMIn context
Charles Arthur / Apps blog:
App developers withdraw from US as patent fears reach ‘tipping point’   —  App developers are withdrawing their products for sale from the US versions of Apple's App Store and Google's Android Market for fear of being sued by companies which own software patents - just as a Mumbai-based company …
Jul 16, 2011, 2:05 PMIn context
Vikas Bajaj / New York Times:
India Puts Tight Leash on Internet Free Speech   —  MUMBAI, India — Free speech advocates and Internet users are protesting new Indian regulations restricting Web content that, among other things, can be considered “disparaging,” “harassing,” “blasphemous” or “hateful.”
Apr 27, 2011, 10:55 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
RIM Gives India Access to Messenger Services   —  MUMBAI — Canada's Research In Motion Ltd. Thursday said it has provided solutions that will let India's security agencies access the smartphone maker's popular messenger and public email services, but not the corporate email services.
Jan 13, 2011, 9:25 AMIn context

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