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Ofcom sets out MoD spectrum auction plans to meet 4G needs

2.3GHz and 3.4GHz bands to be auctioned off in late 2015 or early 2016

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UK intelligence agencies spying on lawyers

MP says snooping could cripple the legal system

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IT skills gap must be closed with more government funding for tech firms

ARM and e-skills UK director adds to calls for more IT industry and education partnerships

Government kills Cloudstore with opening of Digital Marketplace

Service aims to make digital and cloud services procurement easier for the public sector

BT, EE and HTC develop 'life-saving' mobile phone location service for 999 calls

Advanced Mobile Location provides 4,000-fold improvement on location of callers to 999 service

Government 'will impose' national roaming on mobile firms if required

Ed Vaizey tells V3 that the onus is on mobile operators to find an alternative

Raytheon pays $420m for cyber security and surveillance firm Blackbird

Boosts standing in defence, intelligence and law enforcement markets

Government partners with insurers to strengthen UK's cyber defences

Collaboration will establish a comprehensive cyber security insurance model

Digital Catapult centres will drive UK start-up tech innovation

London, Brighton, Bradford and Sunderland will host centres to accelerate the growth of technology start-ups

ICO warns on SQL attacks after travel firm has 4,000 card details stolen

'Oldest trick in the book', claims data protection watchdog

Government mobile not-spot 'national roaming' plan angers operators

Cost and complexity cited as key barriers in attempts to provide nationwide mobile coverage

Government considers use of Bitcoin and other digital currencies

The growth of Bitcoin could help secure Britain’s position in the financial technology sector

New GCHQ boss: Technology is a terrorist's toolbox

Robert Hannigan wants the industry to do more to tackle extremists

Europe's digital commissioner has Google in his crosshairs

Günther Oettinger outlines plans to strengthen copyright and intellectual property law that directly target the search giant

Incoming GCHQ chief takes the reins amid period of intense scrutiny

Robert Hannigan takes over following departure of Sir Iain Lobban

Mobile operators will be forced to share networks under 'national roaming' law

UK government to introduce plans this week to put an end to mobile notspots

Google chief slams European governments' poor technology investment

We have to be more like Silicon Valley, says Larry Page

BT, ARM and Fujitsu offer next UK government tech goals for 2020

Infrastructure and digital skills will need to play a significant part in the next government's technology agenda

Mass protests force Hungary to retreat from internet tax plans

Controversial plans to levy charges on data traffic have been scrapped

Many NHS Trusts will miss deadline for extended Windows XP support

35 percent of Trusts still using ageing operating system, FoI request reveals

GCHQ accesses data without warrants, government admits

Legal challenge forces government to shed light on shady practices

Labour accuses government of wasting £70m with poor broadband plans

Widespread connectivity more important than speed, says Harman

Europe hosts its biggest ever cyber security exercise

29 European countries are participating in large-scale cyber strength assessment

1,000 public buildings to offer free WiFi hotspot access

Libraries, museums and galleries among those to offer free service

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