California Approves Free Cellphones, Internet for Foster YouthYoung people in California's foster system will get free cellphones and internet access under a unique program approved Thursday that supporters say will bridge a digital divide.
Facebook Bracing For $3-5 Billion In Federal Trade Commission FinesFacebook is bracing for a massive fine from federal regulators after a year of data privacy scandals.
Speaker Nancy Pelosi Suggests Tech Companies Need More Regulation: 'It's A New Era'The California Democrat said the era of self-regulation for these companies should "probably" end -- the latest warning sign for Silicon Valley.
House Votes To Restore Net Neutrality Rules Repealed By Trump FCCThe House of Representatives on Wednesday passed a bill to restore net neutrality protections that were repealed by President Donald Trump's Federal Communications Commission.
Web Inventor Calls For 'Fight' Against Hacking And Abuse On Its 30th BirthdayThe inventor of the world wide web has called for global efforts to tackle state-sponsored hacking, criminal behavior and abusive language on the internet.
Netflix Raising Prices For 58M US Subscribers As Costs RiseLos Gatos-based streaming giant Netflix is raising its U.S. prices by 13 percent to 18 percent, its biggest increase since the company launched its streaming service 12 years ago.
Google Closes In Bear Market Territory For The First Time In 7 YearsAlphabet (GOOGL) just closed in bear market territory for the first time since 2011.
California Agrees To Delay Enforcing Net-Neutrality LawCalifornia Attorney General Xavier Becerra says he won't enforce the nation's toughest state-level net-neutrality law when it takes effect in January.
YouTube Service Restored After Users Experience Worldwide OutageYouTube service was restored Tuesday night after the Google-owned streaming company went dark for users worldwide.
Google Still Lets Third-Party Apps Scan Your Gmail DataGoogle is defending its policy to allow third-party apps to access and share data from Gmail accounts, according to a letter made public Thursday.
Gov. Brown Signs Bill To Improve Media Literacy Among Students Gov. Jerry Brown on Monday signed a bill from a Napa state senator that’s designed to help students navigate the web to discern legitimate sources of online information.
California Net Neutrality Bill Clears AssemblyThe state assembly voted Wednesday to enshrine net neutrality in law, delivering a major victory to advocates looking to require an equal playing field on the Internet.
California Lawmakers Reach Agreement On Net Neutrality BillKey California lawmakers said Thursday they've reached an agreement on legislation to enshrine net neutrality provisions in state law.
Comcast Down Across The US Due To Cut Fiber CablesComcast customers across the United States experienced a massive internet, cable TV, and telephone outage on Friday.
California Passes Strictest Online Privacy Law In The CountryThe law, which takes effect in 2020, gives consumers sweeping control over their personal data.