Congress Prepares To Grill Facebook CEO Mark ZuckerbergFacebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is headed to Capitol Hill to answer questions from lawmakers, after the company admitted the personal information of millions of users was shared with Cambridge Analytica, a firm that the Trump campaign enlisted before the 2016 election.
Feinstein Discusses Regulating Tech To Protect Personal Data OnlineU.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein went to Silicon Valley to talk about the need to protect user data online.
Experts Fear Russia May Target Undersea Cables That Connect the WorldU.S. and Western officials are increasingly troubled by Russia's interest in the fiber-optic cables that carry most of world's calls, e-mails and texts, as well as $10 trillion worth of daily financial transactions.
California Bill Looks To Preserve Net-Neutrality RulesA San Francisco state senator has introduced legislation that looks to maintain net-neutrality rules recently scuttled by the Federal Communications Commission.
AIM Officially Shuts Down, But Its Influence Lives OnAIM will officially shut down on Friday after 20 years in service, marking the end of an era for those who came of age in a time before Facebook, Twitter and Snapchat.
Silicon Valley Begins Battle To Restore Net Neutrality Following FCC RepealSanta Clara County announced its intention to file a lawsuit against the FCC's vote Thursday to repeal regulations for net neutrality.
As Net Neutrality Vote Nears, Some Brace For Long FightThe Thursday vote scheduled at the Federal Communications Commission could usher in big changes in how Americans use the internet.
Net Neutrality Supporters Speak Up As FCC Set To Strike Down RulesActivists hope the growing outcry will push Congress to intervene and will show support for stricter regulation down the road.
Trump FCC Chair Unveils Plan To Repeal Net NeutralityThe chairman of the Federal Communications Commission set out Tuesday to scrap rules around open internet access, a move that would allow giant cable and telecom companies to throttle broadband speeds and favor their own services if they wish.
SFPD Arrests 5 Suspected Of Targeting Minors Over InternetThe San Francisco Police Department’s internet crimes against children unit arrested five individuals on suspicion of contacting minors over the internet for sexual purposes in the month of August.
San Francisco Mom Takes On Disney Over App TrackingA San Francisco mom has filed a lawsuit against Disney and three developers claiming a popular app was collecting tracking data on her young daughter.
Pew: 1 In 4 African-American Adults Have Been Harassed OnlineA new study says African-American adults are facing more harassment online than other races and ethnicities in the United States.