Ad companies can determine many users' identities by examining publicly available data from social media services, according to a new report.
"We are now popular enough with consumers to keep our relationships with ISPs stable," the company says in a letter to shareholders.
Jim Hood, who previously battled Google over piracy allegations, is now suing the company for allegedly violating its privacy promises by collecting data about students who use its educational apps.
Donald Trump reportedly may appoint Utah Attorney General Sean Reyes to chair the FTC. Reyes recently urged the agency to consider reopening an investigation into Google's search results.
Twelve percent of Americans access the Web exclusively through smartphones. They will quickly hit data caps if they stream video.
"A hands-off approach to network oversight is more than a shift in direction, it is a decision to remove rights and move backward," outgoing FCC Chair Tom Wheeler said today.
The wireless carriers' zero-ratings initiatives "present significant risks to consumers and competition," Wheeler said in a letter to lawmakers.
President-elect Donald Trump didn't defame Republican consultant Cheryl Jacobus by tweeting that she was "a real dummy" who once "begged" his people for a job, a judge ruled.
Late last night, on the eve of a Senate hearing, Backpage removed all "adult" ads and replaced them with a link reading "censored."
In a victory for Backpage, the U.S. Supreme Court on Monday refused to revive a lawsuit claiming that the company facilitated sex trafficking.