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Mobile Carriers Cut Off Flow of Location Data to Brokers

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey Apologizes for Eating at Chick-fil-A During Pride Month

By Frank Bajak |
Verizon, AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile have pledged to stop providing information on U.S. phone owners' locations to data brokers, stepping back from a business practice that has ...

Net Neutrality Backers Fume as California Bill Watered Down

Net Neutrality Backers Fume as California Bill Watered Down

By Jonathan J. Cooper | Jun 24
California legislation that was billed as one of the nation's most aggressive efforts to revive net neutrality was watered down during a tense legislative hearing Wednesday, leading the author to repudiate what he called a "mutilated" bill.

U.S. Stepping Up Earth's Protection from Asteroids, Comets

U.S. Stepping Up Earth's Protection from Asteroids, Comets

By Marcia Dunn | Jun 24
The U.S. government is stepping up efforts to protect the planet from incoming asteroids that could wipe out entire regions or even continents.

EU Lawmakers Miffed over New Facebook Snub

EU Lawmakers Miffed over New Facebook Snub

Jun 23
European Union lawmakers are unhappy that Facebook is refusing to comply with their request to send two senior officials to testify at a hearing into the Cambridge Analytica data scandal.

Sweden Starts Construction on Fossil Fuel-Free Steel Plant

Sweden Starts Construction on Fossil Fuel-Free Steel Plant

Jun 23
Sweden has started construction on a factory that will test whether it's feasible to make steel without burning fossil fuels.

FTC Puts Data, Privacy Under Spotlight with New Hearings

FTC Puts Data, Privacy Under Spotlight with New Hearings

Jun 23
The Federal Trade Commission says it plans to hold hearings about technology, competition and privacy of a kind it hasn't held in more than 20 years.