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Hand over the goodies, Brazil tells Chocolate Factory

Google has until the end of this week to hand over information collected by its StreetView vehicles in Brazil.
BlackBerry bleeding

Qatari sovereign wealth fund among BlackBerry rescue party

A Qatari sovereign wealth fund has been identified as one of a number of backers to buy into failing flailing former mobile powerhouse BlackBerry.
Artist's impression of GOCE orbiting over ice. Pic: ESA

Falkland Islands almost BLITZED from space by plunging European ion-rocket craft

Updated The European Space Agency (ESA) has kindly let the planet know that the Gravity field and steady-state Ocean Circulation Explorer – GOCE – has re-entered earth's atmosphere, apparently without incident.
Simon Sharwood, 10 Nov 2013

Alca-Lu plots enterprise exit, again

Alcatel-Lucent once again hopes to exit the enterprise business to concentrate on the carrier and service provider markets.