Alphabet's new VP will grapple with self-driving car regulation
Tekedra Mawakana should help Waymo get its way with government.
Trump's quiet war on data begins
Removal and manipulation are a concern, but the biggest threat to data is budgetary.
Facebook adds an easy way to find your local government officials
Assuming they’re on Facebook, that is.
Hack targets a Canadian government website
Sensitive data was safe, but the timing couldn't have been much worse.
Contact your Senator with a fax-sending bot
It'll help you reach politicians who haven't entered the modern era.
EPA head suggests CO2 isn't a 'primary contributor' to climate change
He's downplaying the very basics of environmental science.
ACLU and 170 other groups ask the FCC to keep net neutrality
It's mostly a symbolic gesture, but there are multiple big names involved.
New York will offer $2,000 if you buy an electric car
The unusually late EV incentive is available April 1st.
FCC puts its broadband privacy rules on ice
This buys time to work on a common rule set for everyone.