Hull be damned: KCOM shuts shop as UK High Court waves through £627m Macquarie deal

Meanwhile, Vodafone closes Liberty Global gobble
Private equity investor Macquarie’s £627m takeover of Hull-based broadband monopoly KCOM has been approved by the UK High Court.…

Networking giant in hot water for selling US govt buggy spy kit? Huawei again? No, it’s Cisco

American tech giant coughs up $9m for shipping vulnerable crates of crap to Uncle Sam
Cisco finds its bank balance $8.6m lighter after it agreed to settle a False Claims Act lawsuit in the US over its video surveillance software.…