United States news stories
Telstra’s new subsea cable to connect APAC and the US
Telstra says the first direct subsea cable to connect Australia with the US will offer low latency and a massive 72Tbps of capacity.
Data Centre Interconnection
Southern Cross Cable Network gains FCC approval for new system
The Southern Cross Cable Network’s NEXT cable system is set to go ahead following the US Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) landing license approval.
WikiLeaks' Julian Assange arrested in London
There’s little doubt that it’s a day of reckoning for WikiLeaks cofounder Julian Assange today, after his seven-year long protection inside London’s Ecquador Embassy came to an abrupt end.
While the AU govt praises the new US Cloud Act, others aren't so welcoming
"Timely access to electronic data held by communications service providers is an essential component of government efforts to protect public safety."
Expert: Farce involving Russia’s US elections breach needs resolving
Multiple US officials have announced the intelligence community had evidence that states had been compromised by Russia but didn't tell anyone.
America's Right-Wing Revival
The multi-storey project would include a mosque, and because it would stand just a couple of blocks from the former site of the World Trade Centre, the Right labelled it "The Mosque At Ground Zero”.
America under the gun
America is chocka block with firearms. Since 1960, more than a million Americans have died from firearm homicides.