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AP Explains: What is net neutrality and why does it matter?

Dec 14, 2017

"Net neutrality" regulations, designed to prevent internet service providers like Verizon, AT&T, Comcast and Charter from favoring some sites and apps over others, are on the chopping block

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As 'net neutrality' vote nears, some brace for a long fight

Dec 13, 2017

With 'net neutrality' rules set for termination, some advocates are bracing for a long fight

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Microsoft updates Bing search to highlight reputable results

Dec 13, 2017

Microsoft updates Bing search to highlight reputable results, summarize opposing sides on contentious questions

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Cellphone company T-Mobile to launch TV service next year

Dec 13, 2017

Cellphone company T-Mobile says it is launching a TV service next year, the latest company to marry wireless and video

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Uber: No evidence hackers took rider credit card numbers

Dec 13, 2017

Uber says an outside cyber security firm hired after a massive data breach has found no evidence that rider credit card, bank account or Social Security numbers were downloaded by hackers

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Justice official defends Mueller, sees no cause for firing

Dec 13, 2017

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein is defending the Russia probe special counsel Robert Mueller

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Study: Almost 45 million tons of e-waste discarded last year

Dec 13, 2017

A new study claims 44.7 million metric tons (49.3 million tons) of TV sets, refrigerators, cellphones and other electrical good were discarded last year, with only a fifth recycled to recover the valuable raw materials inside

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Tillerson softens US stance on possible talks with NKorea

Dec 13, 2017

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says the U.S. has discussed with China about how North Korea's nuclear weapons might be secured in case of instability in the reclusive nation

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Italian prosecutors seek to shelve Hacking Team breach case

Dec 12, 2017

Italian prosecutors want to drop their investigation into the 2015 breach of surveillance company Hacking Team, leaving a question mark over a dramatic release of material that embarrassed intelligence figures around the world

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Apple orchestrates deal for song-recognition app Shazam

Dec 11, 2017

Apple has bought Shazam, the maker of a song-recognition app that Apple's digital assistant Siri has already been using to help people identify the music playing on their iPhones

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