Police wielding wiretaps have for the first time been stymied by encryption, pointing to a technical capability gap as detectives and FBI agents try to penetrate increasingly sophisticated networks and devices.
European telecommunications operators such as France Telecom SA and Deutsche Telekom AG will be able to make “attractive profits” under proposed rules for third-party access to their high-speed fiber networks, the European Commission said.
Vanguard Group Inc., the world’s biggest mutual-fund company, plans to start selling exchange- traded funds in Europe this year, betting that the passive, low- cost style of investing that has changed asset management in the U.S. will do the same abroad.
The behavior of black holes in the universe could very well be connected to the origins of life. It sounds outrageous, but not when you look carefully at the chain of phenomena that we think go into making stars, planets and living things.