Microsoft Holds News Briefing Ahead Of E3 Conference

Microsoft is Killing Off Internet Explorer

After years trying to rebuild Internet Explorer’s bad reputation, Microsoft has announced a new flagship browser will take its place.


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Firefox Lumps Together Anyone Born Before 1990

Anyone born before 1990 might get a blow to their ego when creating an account on the web browser Firefox.


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Justices Weigh Limits Of Free Speech Over Internet

Anthony Elonis claimed he was just kidding when he posted a series of graphically violent rap lyrics on Facebook about killing his estranged wife, shooting up a kindergarten class and attacking an FBI agent.


President Barack Obama speaks at the APEC CEO Summit, as part of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Summit at the China National Convention Center (CNCC) on Nov. 10, 2014 in Beijing, China. (credit: Wang Zhao-Pool/Getty Imgaes)

Cable Company Stocks Fall Sharply After Obama Calls For FCC To Reclassify Internet Access As Utility

Cable company stocks fell sharply Monday after President Barack Obama called for the Federal Communications Commission to reclassify Internet access as a utility.


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Baltimore’s Inner Harbor Gets Free Wi-Fi

Baltimore residents and tourists will now have access to free wireless Internet service at the Inner Harbor.


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In Light of Celebrity Hacks, How to Protect Your Data

The theft of nude photographs from celebrities’ online accounts has thrown a spotlight on the security of cloud computing, a system used by a growing number of Americans to store personal information over the Internet.


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Parents Urged To Warn Teens Against Taking Dangerous ‘Fire Challenge’

The “game” involves teenagers recording themselves as they pour lighter fluid all over their body before lighting the flame.


The House of Representatives passed a late-night vote on Thursday to cut funding to two of the National Security Agency’s most controversial practices: Warrantless collection of Americans’ online data and the installation of surveillance “backdoors” on commercial tech products -- a measure being applauded by tech companies and privacy advocates. (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images)

OKCupid, Facebook Not Alone in Studying Consumers

Think you’re in control? Think again.


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Widespread Verizon Service Outage Across D.C.-Baltimore Region

A widespread Verizon outage in the Baltimore-Washington region has been mostly restored, although some customers are still reporting service issues.


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Verizon to Netflix: Stop Blaming Us For Bad Video Or We’ll Sue

Verizon Communications Inc. sent a letter to Netflix Inc. on Thursday, telling it to stop blaming Verizon for bad video quality or face a lawsuit.