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Larry Magid: FCC Extends Public Comment Deadline On Net Neutrality

The Federal Communications Commission says it’s extending the deadline for public to comment on a net neutrality proposal because the response has swamped the agency’s website.

07/15/2014

One of the images the group The Mothers of Instagram said was censored and led to an account being suspended. (The Mothers of Instagram)

Mothers To Protest Instagram, Facebook Censorship Of Breastfeeding Images

A group of women who were banned from Instagram for posting pictures of breastfeeding and naked infants are planning to demonstrate in front of Facebook, which owns the image-sharing social network.

07/11/2014

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California Law Criminalizing Jurors Who Disobey Judge’s Orders To Stay Offline Repealed

Gov. Jerry Brown signed AB2683 on Tuesday, repealing a law that made it a misdemeanor to disobey a judge’s order to stay off electronic devices during a trial.

07/08/2014

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PepsiCo CEO Lights Up The Internet With Her Comments About Women ‘Having It All’

Can working moms have it all? A high-powered CEO has taken the Internet by storm after her comments about women balancing family and their careers.

07/03/2014

Ryme Windham smokes marijuana at 4:20 pm outside at Hempfest on April 20, 2014 in Seattle, Washington. (Meg Roussos/Getty Images)

New Online Dating Site Caters To Marijuana Smokers

A new online dating site is carving out yet another niche among those looking for love by singling out singles who share an affinity for smoking marijuana.

06/26/2014

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New Research Suggests The Youth Demographic Still Likes Facebook

Remember all those headlines suggesting the younger crowd was abandoning Facebook? New research says that may not be the case after all.

06/24/2014

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FCC To Investigate Comcast And Verizon’s Netflix Streaming Delivery

The FCC announced Friday it will investigate the routes that Netflix and other popular data or streaming services are transmitted through by Comcast and Verizon after accusations that the provider is slowing down traffic.

06/13/2014

A general view of the ceremony floor before the Opening Ceremony of the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil prior to the Group A match between Brazil and Croatia at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 12, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Kevin Cox/Getty Images)

Where To Watch All The World Cup Games Online

If you are one of the suckers that can’t watch World Cup 2014 with friends you have two options: Get a job at CBS and they give you a TV at your desk OR you can just stream the games online via a couple of major broadcasters, ESPN and Univision.

06/12/2014

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Google’s Purchase Of Skybox Imaging Could Be Satellite Fleet’s Launch Pad

Google is buying Skybox Imaging in a deal that could serve as a launching pad for the Internet company to send its own fleet of satellites to take aerial pictures and provide online access to remote areas of the world.

06/10/2014

A sign outside of a Google office in Mountain View, California. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Google Plans To Launch Satellites To Expand Global Internet Access

Google’s latest efforts to expand Internet access around the world includes plans to launch over $1 billion worth in low-orbiting satellites.

06/02/2014

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