German email providers to protect customers from US cybersnooping

hacking_for_password_smallerGermany’s three biggest email providers announced Friday a partnership to bolster the security of messages sent between them in the wake of revelations of US online surveillance.

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Ever since I lost some data in a hard drive crash some years ago, I have always been a fan of keeping remote backups online. Somehow hard … Read the rest

DA suspends councillor over ‘very offensive and racist’ email

A DA councillor in the Eastern Cape has been suspended for circulating a racist email, The New Age reported on Monday.

Stanford Slabbert had reportedly sent an email saying President Jacob Zuma had more wives than brain cells.

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