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Nancy Scola / Washington Post:
Bitcoin advocacy group Coin Center launches with backing from Andreessen Horowitz, USV, others   —  Bitcoin gets an industry-backed advocacy group  —  The cryptocurrency Bitcoin — and the technologies around it — has a newly organized group of advocates behind it, headed by someone …
Sep 21, 2014, 8:30 PMIn context
Andrea Peterson / Washington Post:
Online court archive PACER says it will restore access to missing records   —  The Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts (or AO) has a plan to restore online access to documents that were controversially removed in August from PACER, the online system for accessing public court records, a spokesperson said.
Sep 19, 2014, 6:00 PMIn context
Craig Timberg / Washington Post:
Android L, due for release next month, will encrypt data by default for the first time   —  Newest Androids will join iPhones in offering default encryption, blocking police  —  The next generation of Google's Android operating system, due for release next month, will encrypt data by default …
Sep 18, 2014, 6:35 PMIn context
Craig Timberg / Washington Post:
With iOS 8, Apple no longer holds encryption keys, making it unable to decrypt user data for law enforcement   —  Apple will no longer unlock most iPhones, iPads for police  —  Apple said Wednesday night that it would no longer turn over data from most iPhones or iPads to police …
Sep 17, 2014, 11:02 PMIn context
Hayley Tsukayama / Washington Post:
Amazon moves further into hardware with six new Kindles, including an upgraded $79 e-reader with touch   —  Amazon unveils six new tablets and e-readers, moving even further into hardware  —  Amazon.com announced six new tablets and e-readers on Wednesday, the latest sign that the Web retailer …
Sep 17, 2014, 9:25 PMIn context
Brian Fung / Washington Post:
FCC has now received 3M net neutrality comments, up 2X from last week; submissions end today   —  The FCC has now received 3 million net neutrality comments  —  The Federal Communications Commission has just released an updated count of how many comments it's received on net neutrality …
Sep 15, 2014, 3:35 PMIn context
Craig Timberg / Washington Post:
Court documents show US threatened Yahoo with $250K/day fine in 2008 if it refused to participate in NSA's PRISM program   —  U.S. threatened massive fine to force Yahoo to release data  —  The U.S. government threatened to fine Yahoo $250,000 a day in 2008 if it failed to comply …
Sep 11, 2014, 6:05 PMIn context
Matt McFarland / Washington Post:
The unstoppable TI-84 Plus: How an outdated calculator still holds a monopoly on classrooms   —  In the ruthlessly competitive world of technology, where companies rush the latest gadget to market and slash prices to stay competitive, the TI-84 Plus is an anomaly.
Sep 7, 2014, 8:50 PMIn context
Cecilia Kang / Washington Post:
Google agrees to pay $19 million in FTC in-app kids lawsuit   —  Federal officials on Thursday announced Google has agreed to settle charges and repay $19 million to consumers whose children were allegedly deceived into making mobile purchases through the Android app store.
Sep 4, 2014, 1:19 PMIn context
Nancy Scola / Washington Post:
White House names Google's Megan Smith US CTO, Twitter's Alexander Macgillivray Deputy US CTO   —  White House names Google's Megan Smith the next Chief Technology Officer of the United States  —  The White House announced Thursday that it has named its next Chief Technology Officer.
Sep 4, 2014, 11:10 AMIn context

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