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Iran judge summons Facebook CEO to court over privacy complaints

This Dec. 6, 2013 file image posted on his official Instagram account shows Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, third from right, talking with hikers in the Tochal mountain area north of Tehran, Iran. The caption for the post reads, "what makes hiking even more pleasant at Tochal are the many women and men who stop to say hi and share their dreams & concerns." A court in Iran has ordered that the photo-sharing app Instagram be blocked in the Islamic Republic over privacy concerns, the semiofficial Mehr news agency reported Friday, May 22, 2014. AP

A judge in southern Iran has ordered Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg to appear in court to answer complaints by individuals who say Facebook-owned applications Instagram and Whatsapp violate their privacy, semiofficial news agency ISNA reported Tuesday.

Posted: May 27th, 2014 in Headlines,Latest Technology Stories | Read More »

Report: Iran court orders Instagram blocked

This Dec. 6, 2013 file image posted on his official Instagram account shows Iranian President Hassan Rouhani hiking in the Tochal mountain area north of Tehran, Iran. A court in Iran has ordered that the photo-sharing app Instagram be blocked in the Islamic Republic over privacy concerns, the semiofficial Mehr news agency reported Friday, May 22, 2014. AP

An Iranian court ordered that the photo-sharing app Instagram be blocked over privacy concerns, a semiofficial news agency reported Friday, the latest in a series of websites to be banned in the Islamic Republic.

Posted: May 23rd, 2014 in Headlines,Latest Technology Stories | Read More »

Tweeting McCain compares Ahmadinejad to monkey

US Sen. John McCain :  Just joking  AP/MATTHIAS SCHRADER

Outspoken US Senator John McCain raised eyebrows online Monday when he compared Iran’s President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad to a monkey that the Islamic republic recently launched into space.

Posted: February 5th, 2013 in Latest Technology Stories,Social Media | Read More »

Sanctions block Iran gamers from World of Warcraft

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They’ve vanquished elves, trolls, and all manner of magical monsters. But one select group of online gamers is facing an even more formidable foe: The US sanctions regime.

Posted: August 29th, 2012 in Gaming,Latest Technology Stories | Read More »

Cyber war on Iran has only just begun

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A US cyber war against Iran’s nuclear program may have only just begun and could escalate with explosions triggered by digital sabotage, experts say.

Posted: July 13th, 2012 in Headlines,Internet,Latest Technology Stories | Read More »

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