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Jacob Bogage / Washington Post:
ID theft protection service LifeLock misled consumers again and violated 2010 settlement, FTC says in a lawsuit demanding company to repay customers   —  LifeLock shares tank after FTC says it doesn't protect consumers data as it claimed  —  LifeLock, the company that aggressively advertises …
Jul 21, 2015, 7:25 PMIn context
Washington Post:
Survey of 121 universities in US and Canada shows CS graduates are 4% black and 7.7% Hispanic, much higher rates than hired at major tech companies   —  Silicon Valley struggles to hack its diversity problem  —  Yahoo disclosed last week that African Americans made up just 2 percent of its workers, while Hispanics stood at 4 percent.
Jul 19, 2015, 7:55 PMIn context
Washington Post:
Why the Islamic State leaves tech companies torn between free speech and security   —  The Islamic State and its supporters use social media to post propaganda and recruit followers.  The Washington Post takes a closer look at how several groups in the United States monitor this activity.
Jul 19, 2015, 1:55 AMIn context
Ellen Pao / Washington Post:
Ellen Pao reflects on being trolled, says balancing free expression with privacy is getting harder, especially with audience and revenue pressure   —  Former Reddit CEO Ellen Pao: The trolls are winning the battle for the Internet  —  Ellen Pao resigned this month from her position as interim chief executive of Reddit.
Jul 16, 2015, 2:35 PMIn context
Ellen Nakashima / Washington Post:
Senate Intelligence Committee approves bill requiring social media services to report postings by suspected terrorists   —  Lawmakers want Internet sites to flag ‘terrorist activity’ to law enforcement  —  Social media sites such as Twitter and YouTube would be required to report videos …
Jul 8, 2015, 1:55 AMIn context
Craig Timberg / Washington Post:
A history of hacker group L0pht, its ignored 1998 warnings to Congress on cyber security, and how it hounded Microsoft in the 90s   —  Net of insecurity Part 3  —  A disaster foretold — and ignored  —  LOpht's warnings about the Internet drew notice but little action
Jun 27, 2015, 9:30 PMIn context
Cecilia Kang / Washington Post:
Interconnection fees for companies like Netflix remain an issue in last-minute talks with regulators for AT&T-DirecTV deal   —  Why the government is about to approve the AT&T and DirecTV mega-deal - and the one thing that remains a big concern  —  A decision on AT&T's merger with DirecTV …
Jun 26, 2015, 2:55 PMIn context
Brian Fung / Washington Post:
Time Warner Cable target of first net neutrality complaint as Commercial Network Services claims it charges unjust streaming video rates   —  Here's the first official net neutrality complaint to the FCC  —  Photo by Bill O'Leary/The Washington Post  —  Remember last week …
Jun 23, 2015, 8:10 PMIn context
Ellen Nakashima / Washington Post:
The OPM breach took place in June or July 2014, giving hackers a year to sift through data   —  Officials: Chinese had access to U.S. security clearance data for one year  —  A sign stands outside of the Theodore Roosevelt Building, headquarters of the U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM), in Washington, on Friday, June 5, 2015.
Jun 19, 2015, 5:00 PMIn context
Cecilia Kang / Washington Post:
Lyft agrees to $300K settlement with NY attorney general and regulator for violating New York's insurance laws   —  Lyft agrees to pay $300,000 settlement for violating New York insurance laws  —  Down in the trenches of the ongoing ground battle between ride-sharing apps and local regulators, Lyft and Uber have had a rough week.
Jun 18, 2015, 9:25 PMIn context

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