Technology Issues

What happens once 'net neutrality' rules bite the dust?

Nov 23, 2017

With 'net neutrality' rules scheduled for termination, here's what could happen next

The Latest: States investigate Uber over massive data breach

Nov 22, 2017

More U.S. states say they're investigating Uber over the ride-hailing company's massive data breach

Sports betting case could pay off for internet gambling

Nov 22, 2017

Internet gambling is legal in only three states, but it soon could get a big boost from an unlikely source: The U.S. Supreme Court

Uber reveals cover-up of hack affecting 57M riders, drivers

Nov 22, 2017

Uber is coming clean about its cover-up of a year-old hacking attack that stole personal information about more than 57 million of the beleaguered ride-hailing service's customers and drivers

China says ex-top internet regulator under investigation

Nov 22, 2017

China's former top internet regulator and censor is being investigated by the ruling Communist Party's anti-corruption arm

AT&T suit may herald a new antitrust era - or Trumpian pique

Nov 22, 2017

Federal opposition to the AT&T-Time Warner merger could mark expanded antitrust efforts -- unless it's just a Trumpian one-off

Iran-based hacker charged with trying to extort HBO

Nov 22, 2017

U.S. prosecutors say a member of an Iran-based hacking group tried to extort HBO out of $6 million in digital currency by stealing unaired episodes and scripts of hit shows like "Game of Thrones"

AP Explains: What is net neutrality and why does it matter?

Nov 21, 2017

"Net neutrality" regulations, designed to prevent internet service providers like Verizon, AT&T, Comcast and Charter from favoring some sites and apps over others, are on the chopping block

FCC chairman sets out to repeal 'net neutrality' rules

Nov 21, 2017

Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai is following through on his pledge to repeal 2015 regulations designed to ensure that internet service providers treat all online content and apps equally

House fire in southern Beijing suburb kills 19, injures 8

Nov 19, 2017

A fire at a 2-story building advertising low-cost rental apartments in a southern Beijing suburb has killed 19 people and injured eight others.

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