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Uber Will make changes in order not to get banned in Germany

Uber says it will make changes to avoid being banned in Germany, after a court ruled some of its processes did not respect local law. In Germany, the app connects passengers to private hire vehicle and taxi firms, rather than independent drivers. But trade body Taxi Deutschland complained that some of Uber’s processes broke Germany’s rules on passenger transport. Uber said it would continue to operate in Germany while it made changes. What was the issue? In most countries where Uber operates, the company connects passengers with independent drivers who…

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Telegram boss points cyber attack during Hong Kong protests to China

  Telegram’s founder Pavel Durov has said a massive cyber attack on his messaging service originated from China. On Wednesday, the firm confirmed it suffered a “powerful” Distributed Denial of Service attack which disrupted services for about an hour. In a DDos attack, hackers overwhelm a target’s servers with junk requests. It came as protestors in Hong Kong used Telegram to coordinate demonstrations over a plan to allow extradition to China. In a post on Twitter, Telegram said the disruption affected users in the Americas and “other countries”. Mr Durov…

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Vodafone suffers Huge problem across Europe

  Vodafone says it is working to tackle “disruption” to its mobile and fixed-line broadband services. It has experienced a fault with an international link used to transmit data between countries but is rerouting traffic to address the issue. Reports on the DownDetector website indicate that subscribers in the UK, Ireland, Greece, Italy, Portugal and Germany are among those affected. The problem appears to have begun after 14:00BST. Some affected users have, however, reported that issues with email and other internet-based activities have been resolved.   The fault comes a…

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