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Senate voted to allow selling your browser history to advertisers
Senate voted to allow selling your browser history to advertisers
The U.S. Senate voted on Thursday to allow service providers to sell private web browsing data to third parties, namely advertisers. Under Democratic ...... 25 Mar 2017 - 5 comments
Jon Stewart rips on Apple for CEO's appearance before Senate
Jon Stewart rips on Apple for CEO's appearance before Senate
Earlier this week, Daily Show host Jon Stewart ran a segment ripping into Apple about CEO Tim Cook's appearance in front of the Senate. Cook ...... 26 May 2013 - 12 comments
Big News: Senate passes bill allowing states to tax online sales
Big News: Senate passes bill allowing states to tax online sales
The Senate has passed a bill that will allow states to tax online sales, even if the retailer does not have a brick-and-mortar presence in the state. ...... 07 May 2013 - 33 comments
Senators ask FTC to investigate Google
Senators ask FTC to investigate Google
After the Antitrust Subcommittee of the US Senate Judiciary Committee held a hearing in September where some senators accused Google of fixing ...... 20 Dec 2011 - 6 comments
President Obama vows to defend FCC net neutrality rules
President Obama vows to defend FCC net neutrality rules
President Obama has promised to veto any legislation which would forbid the FCC from enacting net neutrality rules. This week the Senate ...... 09 Nov 2011 - 3 comments
Senators push resolution opposing FCC net neutrality rules
Senators push resolution opposing FCC net neutrality rules
The US Senate may be voting to overturn the Federal Communication Commission's net neutrality rules some time this week. Last week a number ...... 08 Nov 2011 - 11 comments
Video: Senator Ron Wyden explains his opposition to PROTECT IP
Video: Senator Ron Wyden explains his opposition to PROTECT IP
On Monday, at the Web 2.0 Summit in San Francisco, US Senator Ron Wyden was interviewed by Jon Heilemann of New York Magazine about a range ...... 19 Oct 2011 - 1 comment
US Senator demands congressional oversight of ACTA
US Senator demands congressional oversight of ACTA
Senator Ron Wyden has sent a letter to President Obama protesting the signing of the Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement (ACTA) as an executive agreement. ...... 13 Oct 2011 - 6 comments
US Senators accuse Google of search fixing
US Senators accuse Google of search fixing
Google's Eric Schmidt faced accusations of his company illegally rigging search results to favor his company's services at a US Senate subcommittee ...... 22 Sep 2011 - 4 comments
Google's Schmidt to testify before antitrust subcommittee this week
Google's Schmidt to testify before antitrust subcommittee this week
Google Executive Chairman Erich Schmidt will defend his company's business practices in a US Senate antitrust subcommittee hearing later this ...... 19 Sep 2011
     

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