Russia Fines Google for Refusing to Store User Data Locally

Russia has fined Google for refusing to store Russian users’ data to local servers, in breach of its data storage laws, on Thursday.  The Tagansky district court in Moscow has fined the tech giant, 3 million rubles (around $41,000) for …

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U.S. restricts sales to Russian IT security firms

The United States on Friday has restricted trade with four information technology companies and other entities due to malicious activities led by the Russian government. The U.S. Commerce Department posted six entities, which were sanctioned by the U.S. Treasury Department …

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Microsoft Unveils Accessibility Tech Five-Year Plan

Microsoft has announced their partnership with the UK Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) and SeeAbility to support people with disabilities as part of a five-year plan to help bridge the “disability divide.” During their five-year plan, Microsoft says it …

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Tech Mahindra Acquires US-based DigitalOnUS for $120 million

IT developer Tech Mahindra has acquired U.S. based DigitalOnUS, a cloud and development operations service provider, in a deal worth $120 million. Tech Mahindra bought DigitalOnUS (DOU) in an effort to improve cloud infrastructure and make further strides into Site …

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