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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
Stephanie Condon / CNET News:
Argentine judge: Google, Yahoo must censor searches   —  Caption: Results for a search of soccer star Diego Maradona on Yahoo Argentina only bring up news results and a notification that the search has been filtered.  —  If an Argentine sports fan tried searching Yahoo Argentina …
Nov 12, 2008, 3:05 AMIn context
Stephanie Condon / CNET News:
Government transition sites launched   —  Two new Web sites launched Wednesday that map out President-elect Barack Obama's transition to the White House.  —  Change.gov, Obama's official transition site, features a blog, a section with Obama's agenda, and a section that profiles the Obama administration.
Nov 6, 2008, 6:30 PMIn context
Stephanie Condon / CNET News:
Following e-voting glitches   —  In any election, voting problems are bound to crop up—whether it's miscalibrated electronic machines or a lack of pencils to fill out paper ballots.  —  In such a highly anticipated election, the sheer number of people expected to vote Tuesday will likely add to the problems.
Nov 4, 2008, 11:50 AMIn context

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