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Stephanie Condon / CNET News:
Obama's new Commerce pick has strong ties to tech, China   —  President Obama may soon announce former Washington Gov. Gary Locke as his third choice for secretary of commerce.  —  A White House official who spoke on the condition of anonymity told CNET News it is likely that the president will nominate Locke to run the department.
Feb 25, 2009, 7:20 AMIn context
Stephanie Condon / CNET News:
White House names Internet team   —  The White House on Monday officially rolled out the names of its new-media team, which includes a former Google product manager.  —  Macon Phillips was officially named the director of new media, though he wrote his first White House blog post in that capacity the day President Obama took office.
Feb 23, 2009, 11:00 PMIn context
Stephanie Condon / CNET News:
Obama picks Leibowitz as FTC chairman   —  President Obama plans to appoint current Federal Trade Commission member Jon Leibowitz to lead the agency, which partially enforces antitrust laws and has taken a recent interest in online advertising.  —  An administration official on Monday confirmed …
Feb 23, 2009, 9:20 PMIn context
Stephanie Condon / CNET News:
Stimulus bill includes $7.2 billion for broadband   —  Updated at 3 p.m. PST with comments from industry representatives.  —  President Obama signed into law on Tuesday the $787 billion stimulus package, which includes $7.2 billion for broadband grant and loan programs.
Feb 18, 2009, 9:05 AMIn context
Stephanie Condon / CNET News:
Vista marketing draws antitrust complaints   —  A correction was made to this story.  Read below for details.  —  WASHINGTON—Government antitrust attorneys said on Wednesday that they continue to receive complaints from hardware makers and other companies about Microsoft's business practices …
Jan 28, 2009, 5:15 PMIn context
Stephanie Condon / CNET News:
Patent office rejects subdomain patent claims   —  Technology firms are often hampered by patent disputes, but the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office called into question last week a patent that had the potential to disrupt the habits of millions of Internet users.
Jan 21, 2009, 11:00 PMIn context
Stephanie Condon / CNET News:
Democrats' plan: Net neutrality, copyright rewrite   —  Correction at 8:40 a.m. PST on Thursday: An earlier version of this story misidentified a service called Mystro TV.  That service was tested by Time Warner Cable.  —  WASHINGTON—It may seem as though Congress has completely forgotten …
Jan 15, 2009, 1:40 AMIn context
Stephanie Condon / CNET News:
Chamber backs broadband deployment—without Net neutrality laws   —  Broadband development should not be stifled by federal regulation that intends to make networks more “neutral,” the U.S. Chamber of Commerce is arguing through two papers released Monday.  —  The papers, the first in a series …
Dec 23, 2008, 9:50 AMIn context
Stephanie Condon / CNET News:
Privacy groups ask Obama for stronger FTC   —  About a dozen leading privacy and consumer groups met with members of President-elect Barack Obama's transition team Tuesday to discuss the Federal Trade Commission's role in protecting consumer privacy.  —  While participating organizations addressed …
Dec 17, 2008, 12:05 AMIn context
Stephanie Condon / CNET News:
Congress scores low grade on Net communication   —  Attempts by Congress and grassroots advocacy groups to employ different technologies to communicate with each other have done more harm than good, a new report says.  —  “The result has been misunderstanding, frustration, wasted effort …
Dec 15, 2008, 6:50 PMIn context

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