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How major US stock indexes fared Monday
November 19th, 2018  4:50 PM

Big technology and internet companies tumbled again Monday, leading to broad losses across the stock market

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Internet traffic hijack disrupts Google services
November 13th, 2018  12:56 AM

A hijacking of internet traffic disrupts Google services including search and cloud-hosting services

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How major US stock indexes fared Friday
November 9th, 2018  4:54 PM

U.S. stocks fell Friday as a combination of weak economic data from China and disappointing earnings hurt technology and internet companies

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How 'net neutrality' became a hot-button issue
November 5th, 2018  8:18 PM

Once a nerdy engineering issue, net neutrality is pushing a lot of buttons these days.

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Supreme Court rejects net neutrality appeal
November 5th, 2018  10:14 AM

The Supreme Court has ended the court fight over repealed Obama-era "net neutrality" rules that required internet providers to treat all online traffic equally

Supreme Court rejects net neutrality appeal
Infantino expects release of info from cyberattack on FIFA
October 30th, 2018  8:36 PM

FIFA says it has been the victim of a cyberattack on its computer systems

Gianni Infantino
California agrees to delay enforcing net-neutrality law
October 26th, 2018  6:20 PM

California Attorney General Xavier Becerra says he won't enforce the nation's toughest state-level net-neutrality law when it takes effect in January

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Amazon posts another record profit, but revenue disappoints
October 25th, 2018  8:24 PM

Amazon's profit soars to nearly $3 billion in the third quarter, but the online retailer's revenue doesn't meet Wall Street expectations

Amazon posts another record profit, but revenue disappoints
FCC: Company created fake accounts, misused funds to buy jet
October 24th, 2018  4:22 PM

Federal regulators have proposed a $63 million fine against an Ohio company that they say bought a yacht and jet with money meant to help low-income people get phone and internet service

FCC: Company created fake accounts, misused funds to buy jet
How major US stock indexes fared Thursday
October 18th, 2018  4:33 PM

U.S. stocks slumped again Thursday as investors continued to sell shares of technology and internet companies, industrials, and companies that rely on consumer spending

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Nepal says it has blocked 25,000 websites in pornography ban
October 14th, 2018  2:15 AM

Nepalese internet providers have begun blocking thousands of pornographic websites as part of a government directive aimed at stopping sexual violence

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High-flying tech stocks at forefront of Wall Street's slump
October 11th, 2018  6:31 PM

Technology and internet stocks are leading Wall Street's recent downturn

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Rising interest rates weigh on high-flying tech stocks
October 11th, 2018  3:05 AM

Rising interest rates are weighing on high-flying tech stocks that have led the way for much of Wall Street's bull market run

Meric Greenbaum
Dow industrials sink 831 points as tech companies plunge
October 10th, 2018  7:42 PM

Stocks take their worst loss in eight months as US indexes slide for the fifth day in a row, led by drops in big technology companies

Dow industrials sink 831 points as tech companies plunge
Stocks sink again as job gains send bond yields even higher
October 5th, 2018  3:30 PM

US stocks and bonds are falling further as investors expect interest rates to keep rising after the Labor Department said job growth remained solid in recent months

Tommy Kalikas
DOJ's lawsuit may delay California's new net neutrality law
October 1st, 2018  7:31 PM

A U.S. Department of Justice lawsuit could delay the rollout of California's new net neutrality law, which is set to go into effect Jan. 1. Legal experts say it's possible a judge will put the law on hold while the litigation plays out

Jerry Brown
Can wireless challenge cable for home internet service?
October 1st, 2018  12:31 PM

The next generation of cellular service is called 5G and you might experience it in your living room before it comes to your phone

New California internet neutrality law sparks US lawsuit
October 1st, 2018  12:39 AM

California and the Trump administration are feuding over the state's new internet neutrality law that aims to ensure a level playing field on the internet

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State-backed hackers target Gmail of US senators, aides
September 20th, 2018  4:21 PM

A U.S. senator says foreign government hackers continue to stalk U.S. senators and their aides through personal email accounts, but the Senate's security arm won't help defend them

Mike Enzi
The Latest: Foreign hackers target US senators, aides' Gmail
September 20th, 2018  1:56 PM

A Google spokesman says the company has notified an unspecified number of senators and aides that their personal email accounts continue to be targeted by state-backed foreign hackers

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