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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
Brian Fung / Washington Post:
FCC votes to begin formal consideration of extending Lifeline subsidies to cover broadband   —  The FCC wants to help America's poorest pay for Internet  —  FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler (Reuters/Gary Cameron)  —  Major upgrades are coming to a federal aid program that helps low-income Americans connect to basic communications services.
Jun 18, 2015, 2:20 PMIn context
Brian Fung / Washington Post:
San Diego firm plans to file first net neutrality complaint against TWC for charging unreasonable rates to deliver streaming video   —  Time Warner Cable will be the first to get hit with a net neutrality complaint  —  FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler.  (Lauren Victoria Burke/AP)
Jun 17, 2015, 1:55 AMIn context
Washington Post:
SpaceX files with FCC to provide Internet service from space, plans to launch 4,000 satellites   —  SpaceX founder files with government to provide Internet service from space  —  Elon Musk's space company has asked the federal government for permission to begin testing on an ambitious project …
Jun 9, 2015, 10:05 PMIn context
Hayley Tsukayama / Washington Post:
How Apple's new music service compares to what's out there right now   —  Apple Chief Executive Tim Cook takes the stage during the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) 2013 in San Francisco, California June 10, 2013.  REUTERS/Stephen Lam  The newly announced Apple Music …
Jun 8, 2015, 4:15 PMIn context
Lisa Rein / Washington Post:
IRS failed to address computer security weaknesses, making attack on 104,000 taxpayers more likely, watchdog says   —  A government watchdog told lawmakers Tuesday that the Internal Revenue Service has failed to put in place dozens of security upgrades to fight cyberattacks …
Jun 2, 2015, 10:25 PMIn context

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