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By Brandon Jones On Sunday, September 14th, 2014
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Yahoo tried to protect ‘your information,’ Feds threatened $250K daily fine

The US government threatened to fine Yahoo $250,000 a day if it refused to hand over user data to the National Security Agency, according to court documents unsealed on Thursday. In a blogpost, the company said More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, May 9th, 2014
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Tech companies rally to oppose FCC internet plan, more fees for the consumer

In response to the Federal Communications Commission’s internet plan, which opponents claim will weaken the concept of net neutrality, more than 100 technology companies have signed onto a letter slamming the More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, March 14th, 2014
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Taxpayers pay $163 billion in interest to Apple, Cisco, Google, Microsoft in offshore accounts

United States taxpayers make large interest payments to the top four technology firms for the $163 billion in US government debt the companies own and shelter in tax-free offshore accounts. photo by photoSteve101 More...

By Guest Author On Thursday, February 20th, 2014
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Small Yet Global: The New Industrial Revolution in America

Twenty years ago, a small, mom-and-pop, business could easily be outcompeted by a large multi-national corporation. Some argue that that’s still true today, though it’s much less certain thanks in large More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, July 30th, 2013
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Federal government demanding passwords and encryption algorithms from Internet companies

The federal government has demanded that major internet companies turn over users’ stored passwords, two sources told the tech website CNet. photo Charles Fettinger via Flickr “If the government is able to determine More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, February 19th, 2013
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Bill Gates confesses Windows phone rollout was ‘clearly a mistake’

Microsoft chairman Bill Gates may be devoting more time to running his philanthropic foundation than to day-to-day operations in Redmond these days, but that doesn’t mean he’s satisfied with how things More...


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