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01.15.15
The GOP version of net neutrality leaves out Title II
01.15.15

The GOP version of net neutrality leaves out Title II

While the FCC gets ready to vote on its new plan for net neutrality next month, a couple of Republ...

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11.19.14
Senator Al Franken questions Uber about its privacy policy, 'God View'
11.19.14

Senator Al Franken questions Uber about its privacy policy, 'God View'

Uber's PR nightmare of a week is getting even worse, as Senator Al Franken has joined those questi...

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04.24.14
Netflix gets specific about its battle with Comcast and opposition to the TWC merger
04.24.14

Netflix gets specific about its battle with Comcast and opposition to the TWC merger

In the months since announcing a "mutually beneficial" interconnection agreement, Netflix and Comc...

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12.22.11
EFF takes the fight to Carrier IQ, requests reinforcements
12.22.11

EFF takes the fight to Carrier IQ, requests reinforcements

If we didn't love the EFF already, we'd be proposing marriage now that it's managed to reverse-...

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12.17.11
Senator Al Franken asks about Carrier IQ, the companies answer: the complete breakdown
12.17.11

Senator Al Franken asks about Carrier IQ, the companies answer: the complete breakdown

Two weeks ago, smack-dab in the middle of the CarrierIQ saga, Senator Al Franken pounded his fist...

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12.16.11
Senator Al Franken gets answers regarding CarrierIQ, still not satisfied
12.16.11

Senator Al Franken gets answers regarding CarrierIQ, still not satisfied

It's been two weeks since the CarrierIQ story caught the eye of Senator Al Franken, who swiftly...

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12.02.11
German regulators seek details on Apple's use of Carrier IQ
12.02.11

German regulators seek details on Apple's use of Carrier IQ

Apple has already made a statement on the company's use of Carrier IQ, saying that "We stopped su...

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09.26.11
Senator Schumer blasts OnStar for 'brazen' privacy violation, calls for FTC investigation
09.26.11

Senator Schumer blasts OnStar for 'brazen' privacy violation, calls for FTC investigation

Last week, OnStar issued a privacy notice informing customers that it would continue to collect d...

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05.26.11
Senator Al Franken asks iOS developers to provide "clear and understandable privacy policies"
05.26.11

Senator Al Franken asks iOS developers to provide "clear and understandable privacy policies"

Following up on requests he made to Apple and Google in his hearing on mobile privacy earlier this...

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