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Jeff John Roberts / Gigaom:
BuzzFeed, NPR, WaPo, Guardian, and others support Twitter's challenge to Patriot Act gag orders   —  Tech and media firms join Twitter in key test of FBI gag orders  —  A bitter fight between the Justice Department and Silicon Valley is expanding as a diverse group of companies have lined …
Feb 18, 2015, 2:35 PMIn context
Jeff John Roberts / Gigaom:
Senate renews plan to ban internet taxes forever   —  Do you ever look at your phone bill and wonder, “what the heck are all those fees?”  While it's a natural impulse to blame the mendacity of the phone company, most of those items are there because various governments put them there.
Feb 11, 2015, 9:45 PMIn context
Jeff John Roberts / Gigaom:
Court backs NSA on internet spying as Obama ducks call for reform   —  U.S. President Barack Obama speaks to the nation about normalizing diplomatic relations the Cuba in the Cabinet Room of the White House on December 17, 2014 in Washington, DC.  —  U.S. President Barack Obama speaks …
Feb 11, 2015, 10:40 AMIn context
Jeff John Roberts / Gigaom:
FTC shuts down “revenge porn” operation, but imposes no fine   —  In one of the most despicable scams on the internet, Colorado resident Craig Brittain ran a website that posted nude photographs of hundreds of women alongside their Facebook profiles and other personal information …
Jan 29, 2015, 6:35 PMIn context
Jeff John Roberts / Gigaom:
FAA imposes 30-mile radius ban on drones around stadium hosting Super Bowl XLIX   —  Super Bowl will have 30-mile “no drone zone”  —  Buzzing quarterback Tom Brady with an unmanned aircraft might sound like fun, but anyone who flies a drone remotely near the University of Phoenix stadium …
Jan 29, 2015, 5:00 PMIn context
Jeff John Roberts / Gigaom:
FTC orders Snapchat to implement a privacy program but issues no fine for deceiving users about ephemeral nature of messages and scraping contact lists   —  Feds issue final order over Snapchat privacy breach, but no fine  —  What do regulators do when a popular app deceives users about photos that …
Dec 31, 2014, 12:50 PMIn context
Jeff John Roberts / Gigaom:
Comcast-TWC merger looks less likely amid growing opposition, concern over state of US broadband   —  As Comcast merger enters final phase, deal may be on thin ice  —  Credit: André P. Meyer-Vitali/Flickr CC  —  Credit: André P. Meyer-Vitali/Flickr CC
Dec 28, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
Jeff John Roberts / Gigaom:
Comcast-TWC merger delayed, FCC says 7,000 docs wrongly held back   —  Comcast's plans to swallow its largest rival Time Warner Cable has suffered another setback as the FCC announced Monday it would once again halt its “shot clock,” which is the 180-day time period during which the agency seeks …
Dec 22, 2014, 7:35 PMIn context
Jeff John Roberts / Gigaom:
Flickr ends the sale of Creative Commons licensed photos through Wall Art service, apologizes, will issue refunds   —  Flickr kills sale of Creative Commons prints, issues refunds  —  Flickr has abruptly ended a service that allowed people to buy canvas or wood prints based on pictures …
Dec 18, 2014, 6:50 PMIn context
Jeff John Roberts / Gigaom:
Netflix's streaming app now available on Dish's Hopper DVR in first big pay-TV partnership   —  Netflix now on Dish's Hopper in first big pay-TV partnership  —  Subscribers to Dish's satellite TV service can now access Netflix right on their set-top box, the companies announced on Wednesday.
Dec 17, 2014, 12:30 PMIn context

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