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#Hacking

# hacking - Monday 21 May, 2012

Investigation launched into donations for British culture secretary
# Inquiry
# Inquiry

Investigation launched into donations for British culture secretary

May 21st 2012, 2:13 PM 1,631 Views 5 Comments

The British parliament’s commissioner for standards has opened an inquiry into allegations Jeremy Hunt failed to register donations from media companies.

# hacking - Tuesday 15 May, 2012

Rebekah Brooks and husband to face criminal charges over hacking inquiry
# Hacking
# Hacking

Rebekah Brooks and husband to face criminal charges over hacking inquiry

May 15th 2012, 10:02 AM 2,074 Views 13 Comments

Rebekah and Charlie Brooks have been charged with perverting the course of justice for hindering investigations.

# hacking - Sunday 13 May, 2012

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
# Sitdown Sunday
From The Daily Edge
# Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

May 13th 2012, 11:00 AM 58 Views 1 Comment

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

# hacking - Saturday 12 May, 2012

7 things we learned from the Leveson inquiry this week
# Leveson
# Leveson

7 things we learned from the Leveson inquiry this week

May 12th 2012, 4:28 PM 3,838 Views 8 Comments

From Rupert Murdoch’s TV favourites to David Cameron’s text message lessons…

# hacking - Sunday 6 May, 2012

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
# Sitdown Sunday
From The Daily Edge
# Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

May 6th 2012, 11:00 AM 72 Views 3 Comments

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

# hacking - Tuesday 1 May, 2012

Murdoch "not a fit person" to run Sky - MPs
# Hacking
# Hacking

Murdoch "not a fit person" to run Sky - MPs

May 1st 2012, 12:08 PM 1,480 Views 7 Comments

A House of Commons committee says News International and the News of the World misled it over the phone-hacking scandal.

# hacking - Thursday 26 April, 2012

Murdoch: Fallout from hacking scandal 'changed my entire company'
# Leveson
# Leveson

Murdoch: Fallout from hacking scandal 'changed my entire company'

Apr 26th 2012, 6:29 PM 1,639 Views 4 Comments

The 81-year-old tells Leveson: “I failed, and I’m sorry about it,” adding later: “We are now a new company altogether.”

# hacking - Wednesday 25 April, 2012

Murdoch testimony puts pressure on British government minister
# Leveson
# Leveson

Murdoch testimony puts pressure on British government minister

Apr 25th 2012, 7:45 AM 1,434 Views 1 Comment

Culture Secretary Jeremy Hunt is under pressure to resign following testimony from James Murdoch at the Leveson inquiry yesterday. Rupert Murdoch appears before the media inquiry today.

# hacking - Thursday 5 April, 2012

Sky News: We hacked in the public interest
# Canoe Man
# Canoe Man

Sky News: We hacked in the public interest

Apr 5th 2012, 4:08 PM 5,152 Views 16 Comments

Sky News authorised a journalist to access emails of individuals suspected of criminal activity.

# hacking - Saturday 17 March, 2012

Vatican launches rare criminal probe into leaks
# Vatileaks
# Vatileaks

Vatican launches rare criminal probe into leaks

Mar 17th 2012, 6:30 PM 3,083 Views 21 Comments

The Vatican is investigating the leak of confidential documents that allege corruption and financial mismanagement among Holy See officials.

# hacking - Tuesday 13 March, 2012

Rebekah Brooks and husband among six arrested in hacking probe
# Hacking
# Hacking

Rebekah Brooks and husband among six arrested in hacking probe

Mar 13th 2012, 11:02 AM 2,998 Views 7 Comments

The Metropolitan Police have said that five men and one woman have been arrested in connection with phone hacking this morning.

# hacking - Thursday 8 March, 2012

Shutdown: UK’s media watchdog closed in wake of phone hacking scandal
# Closed
# Closed

Shutdown: UK’s media watchdog closed in wake of phone hacking scandal

Mar 8th 2012, 6:09 PM 2,646 Views 2 Comments

The Press Complaints Commission will be replaced with an interim body before a radically different regulator is set up in the wake of the Leveson inquiry.

# hacking - Wednesday 7 March, 2012

# hacking - Friday 2 March, 2012

Cameron admits: I did ride Rebekah Brooks's ex-police horse
# Horsing Around
# Horsing Around

Cameron admits: I did ride Rebekah Brooks's ex-police horse

Mar 2nd 2012, 3:23 PM 2,884 Views 20 Comments

The revelation comes after days of speculation about the British prime minister’s relationship with the former News International executive and her former police horse.

# hacking - Thursday 1 March, 2012

The Daily Fix: Thursday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Thursday

Mar 1st 2012, 8:00 PM 2,696 Views 0 Comments

All the day’s main news as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed…

Did David Cameron ride the ex-police horse that was lent to Rebekah Brooks?
# Horsing Around
# Horsing Around

Did David Cameron ride the ex-police horse that was lent to Rebekah Brooks?

Mar 1st 2012, 4:12 PM 2,875 Views 15 Comments

A report indicates that it might well have happened, raising new questions about the British prime minister’s relationship with the former News International executive who resigned over phone hacking.

# hacking - Wednesday 29 February, 2012

Rebekah Brooks was hacked by NoTW while editing sister paper The Sun
# Hacked
# Hacked

Rebekah Brooks was hacked by NoTW while editing sister paper The Sun

Feb 29th 2012, 9:49 PM 3,347 Views 18 Comments

The Leveson inquiry today heard evidence from one police investigator who said the former News International chief executive was targeted on a weekly basis.

The Daily Fix: Wednesday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Wednesday

Feb 29th 2012, 7:54 PM 5,425 Views 3 Comments

All the day’s main news as well as the bits and pieces that you may have missed…

James Murdoch steps down as executive chair of News International
# Stepping Down
# Stepping Down

James Murdoch steps down as executive chair of News International

Feb 29th 2012, 2:36 PM 1,602 Views 8 Comments

The son of media tycoon Rupert Murdoch had been under considerable pressure over the ongoing phone hacking scandal.

# hacking - Tuesday 28 February, 2012

Scotland Yard loaned a police horse to Rebekah Brooks
# Horsing Around
# Horsing Around

Scotland Yard loaned a police horse to Rebekah Brooks

Feb 28th 2012, 1:40 PM 2,291 Views 9 Comments

The former editor of the Sun and the News of the World was lent the retired horse for two years by the Metropolitan Police.

# hacking - Monday 27 February, 2012

The Daily Fix: Monday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Monday

Feb 27th 2012, 8:08 PM 4,953 Views 1 Comment

All the day’s main news as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed in one handy round-up…

The Sun had a 'culture of illegal payments to sources' says police chief
# Hacking
# Hacking

The Sun had a 'culture of illegal payments to sources' says police chief

Feb 27th 2012, 7:51 PM 1,699 Views 11 Comments

The senior police officer leading the phone hacking probe gave evidence to the Leveson inquiry into media ethics today.

# hacking - Sunday 26 February, 2012

Sun on Sunday goes on sale in Britain and Ireland
# Sun On Sunday
# Sun On Sunday

Sun on Sunday goes on sale in Britain and Ireland

Feb 26th 2012, 9:57 AM 6,208 Views 78 Comments

The paper has launched a Sunday edition less than year after News International shut down its Sunday tabloid, the News of The World.

# hacking - Wednesday 22 February, 2012

Cherie Blair to sue News Corporation over phone hacking
# Hacking
# Hacking

Cherie Blair to sue News Corporation over phone hacking

Feb 22nd 2012, 6:40 PM 1,760 Views 4 Comments

The wife of former British Prime Minister Tony Blair is taking legal action against the former publisher of the News of The World newspaper.

# hacking - Monday 20 February, 2012

The Sun to launch new Sunday version this weekend
# The Sun
# The Sun

The Sun to launch new Sunday version this weekend

Feb 20th 2012, 8:16 AM 1,505 Views 17 Comments

The new paper will fill the gap left when The News of the World closed last summer at the height of the hacking scandal.

# hacking - Friday 17 February, 2012

More than 8,000 Eircom StudyHub customers hacked in data breach
# Eircom
# Eircom

More than 8,000 Eircom StudyHub customers hacked in data breach

Feb 17th 2012, 6:58 PM 4,704 Views 11 Comments

Usernames and passwords were compromised in the attack on the exam support service.

# hacking - Friday 3 February, 2012

Watch: Journalists give evidence to Leveson inquiry
# Hacking
# Hacking

Watch: Journalists give evidence to Leveson inquiry

Feb 3rd 2012, 10:10 AM 17,762 Views 0 Comments

The inquiry set up in the wake of the News of the World hacking scandal continues to receive witness testimonies today.

# hacking - Monday 23 January, 2012

British MP claims 'Sunday Sun' to launch in April
# Sunday Sun
# Sunday Sun

British MP claims 'Sunday Sun' to launch in April

Jan 23rd 2012, 12:30 PM 2,079 Views 7 Comments

Labour MP Tom Watson has made the claim today. News International has declined to comment.

# hacking - Friday 20 January, 2012

Politicians, celebs and sports stars among those to settle hacking claims
# Hacking
# Hacking

Politicians, celebs and sports stars among those to settle hacking claims

Jan 20th 2012, 9:42 AM 1,289 Views 10 Comments

News International admitted it paid a private investigator to hack phones and blag information about a number of high profile figures in the UK who received compensation yesterday.

# hacking - Saturday 31 December, 2011

2011: The Year in Numbers
# Review 2011
# Review 2011

2011: The Year in Numbers

Dec 31st 2011, 9:15 AM 2,089 Views 4 Comments

From #aras11 to #ge11, from Ireland’s economic black hole to the controversial household charge: We bring you all the important numbers of 2011.

# hacking - Monday 26 December, 2011

#ge11, #Egypt, #tigerblood: the year in Twitter hashtags
# Review 2011
# Review 2011

#ge11, #Egypt, #tigerblood: the year in Twitter hashtags

Dec 26th 2011, 6:00 PM 2,371 Views 3 Comments

From our own #aras11 to the devastation of the #Japan earthquake and tsunami, here’s how some of 2011′s most defining events were captured on Twitter…

Anonymous hackers target US security think tank Stratfor
# Anonymous
# Anonymous

Anonymous hackers target US security think tank Stratfor

Dec 26th 2011, 11:56 AM 1,913 Views 7 Comments

Thousands of personal details and credit card information were stolen from the Stratfor site, according to hackers.

# hacking - Wednesday 21 December, 2011

Serving police officer arrested in corruption probe
# Media
# Media

Serving police officer arrested in corruption probe

Dec 21st 2011, 11:03 AM 1,296 Views 5 Comments

The 52-year-old woman was arrested this morning by police investigating alleged illegal payments from journalists to officers.

# hacking - Tuesday 13 December, 2011

Murdoch says he received crucial hacking emails - but he didn't read them
# Hacking
# Hacking

Murdoch says he received crucial hacking emails - but he didn't read them

Dec 13th 2011, 9:41 PM 2,175 Views 11 Comments

James Murdoch received emails indicating phone hacking at the News of The World went beyond one reporter but he maintains he did not read them.

# hacking - Monday 12 December, 2011

The Daily Fix: Monday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Monday

Dec 12th 2011, 7:56 PM 5,065 Views 2 Comments

In tonight’s Fix: Good news for Kevin Cardiff, new twists in the hacking scandal; a challenge to Putin; and the buzz for ‘Tallafornia’ is only mighty.

Hacking: new details raise questions over Milly Dowler hacking story
# Hacking
# Hacking

Hacking: new details raise questions over Milly Dowler hacking story

Dec 12th 2011, 5:25 PM 3,058 Views 2 Comments

The judge heading the inquiry into media ethics in the UK has called for clarification of the matter as the long running phone hacking saga took another twist today.

# hacking - Wednesday 7 December, 2011

18th person arrested over UK phone hacking
# Hacking
# Hacking

18th person arrested over UK phone hacking

Dec 7th 2011, 12:44 PM 699 Views 1 Comment

A 41-year-old man was arrested this morning and is being held in south London on suspicion of conspiring to access voicemails and pervert the course of justice.