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Rules that carriers must retain data called incompatible with EU law

Retention could be permitted under stricter rules

Nokia cleared to sell Indian factory to Microsoft

Nokia's fixed assets in India had been frozen because of a tax dispute

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U.S. ITC to review ruling in patent dispute between Nokia and HTC

A review could lead to an import ban on infringing products

EU court rejects Cisco's challenge to Microsoft-Skype merger

Microsoft and Skype have enough competition in Europe, the court ruled

Cybersecurity

Secret TPP intellectual property agreement misses deadline

The U.S. claimed "substantial progress" amid reports of disputes among countries

Lawmakers hear mixed message on limiting spectrum bidding

Some advocates urge the FCC to limit AT&T and Verizon in the upcoming incentive auction

US investigates allegations of Dell computer resales into Syria

Dell's standard contract prohibits distributors from reselling products to any sanctioned country, the company said

Cybersecurity

Wikileaks exposes secret, controversial Trans-Pacific Partnership negotiations

The US exerted 'great pressure' in previous negotiation rounds, the documents indicate

Cybersecurity

US Supreme Court to hear software patent case

The court will review an appeals court decision in a computerize trading platform patent case