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Stephanie Condon / ZDNet:
Google says government requests for user data reached an all-time high: more than 40K in 2nd half of 2015, with US issuing 12.5K requests affecting 27.1K users   —  Governments from around the globe made 40,677 requests for user data from Google during the last half of 2015.
Jul 18, 2016, 11:05 PMIn context
Stephanie Condon / ZDNet:
HPE CEO Meg Whitman announces several organizational changes, including the departure of CTO Martin Fink   —  CEO Meg Whitman announces more organizational changes less than a year after HP spun off its Enterprise business.  —  Less than a year after Hewlett Packard spun off HP Enterprise …
Jun 27, 2016, 3:10 PMIn context
Stephanie Condon / ZDNet:
IBM, The Weather Company use machine learning to create hyper-local, short-term weather forecasts with a resolution of between 0.2-1.2 miles   —  Their new, hyper-local predictive model, called Deep Thunder, will use historical weather data to train machine learning models.
Jun 15, 2016, 1:20 PMIn context
Stephanie Condon / ZDNet:
Michael Dell reveals new name for post-merger Dell-EMC to be Dell Technologies, client services business will be branded Dell and enterprise biz Dell EMC   —  Michael Dell reveals new name for Dell-EMC  —  After Dell completes is acquisition of EMC, the merged company will be called Dell Technologies …
May 2, 2016, 3:50 PMIn context
Stephanie Condon / CBS News:
WH defends DNI director Clapper after congressional testimony draws fire   —  PLAY CBS NEWS VIDEO  —  The White House on Tuesday came to the defense of Director of National Intelligence James Clapper, after a senator blasted the intelligence official for failing to give “straight answers” on the government surveillance of Americans.
Jun 12, 2013, 12:50 AMIn context
Stephanie Condon / CNET News:
OpenSecrets lets users download data for free   —  While the Obama administration is working on making government data available on sites like Data.gov for citizens to mash up, a government watchdog group is doing the same for campaign financing information.  —  The nonpartisan …
Apr 13, 2009, 3:10 PMIn context
Stephanie Condon / CNET News:
Google Book settlement faces legal assault   —  Corrected April 13: An earlier version of this story incorrectly characterized the source of Consumer Watchdog's revenue.  —  A proposed settlement in a copyright lawsuit involving Google's book search has drawn applause, envy, and from a handful of critics, an attempt to derail the deal.
Apr 11, 2009, 10:35 AMIn context
Stephanie Condon / CNET News:
Congress looks abroad to curb piracy   —  The copyright infringers responsible for leaking an incomplete version of the unreleased movie “X-Men Origins: Wolverine” will likely face harsh penalties thanks to strict U.S. intellectual property laws, but copyright enforcement is still woefully inadequate abroad …
Apr 6, 2009, 10:35 PMIn context
Stephanie Condon / CNET News:
Senators introduce bill to curb mobile spam   —  Two Senators are attempting to curb unsolicited text messages with a bill to strengthen government oversight of commercial texts.  —  Senators Olympia Snowe (R-Maine) and Bill Nelson (D-Fla.) on Thursday introduced the m-SPAM Act …
Apr 3, 2009, 1:55 PMIn context
Stephanie Condon / CNET News:
Fiorina ‘seriously considering’ bid for Senate   —  WASHINGTON—In the realm of technology policy, Carly Fiorina has worn many hats—something other leaders may want to consider, she says.  —  She has held influence as a chief executive of a major company and as an economic adviser for Sen. John McCain …
Apr 1, 2009, 1:15 AMIn context

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