Can get back to conquering Gaul
The Italian Defence Ministry surprised the world last year by announcing that they were dumping Microsoft office in favour of an open-source alternative like LibreOffice.
Will help with its debt crisis
The Italian government has told Apple that it is to stop mucking about and pay back the $348m it did not pay in the broke country.
Don't have a state hacking system? Buy one
There was a sharp intake of breath over the weekend when it was revealed that the Saudi Arabian government came close to buying control of the notorious Italian surveillance software company Hacking Team for $42 million – apparently with the assistance of the US.
Forbidden to fix it
An Italian teenager has found two zero-day vulnerabilities in Apple's OS X operating system that could be used to gain remote access to a computer.
Hack becomes a world nightmare
An Italian security outfit which makes spying packages for various world governments has admitted that its software is now in the hands of terrorists after a recent hack.
Pasta La Vista baby
Italian coppers have enough evidence to charge the fruity cargo cult Apple with tax evasion.
No internet but a good idea anyway
Court says no
Koch Media to handle distribution in those regions
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