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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.

11/10/2014

Baltimore's Inner Harbor (Photo Credit: Stephen Munday/ALLSPORT)

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.

09/08/2014

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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.

09/02/2014

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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.

08/06/2014

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.

07/29/2014

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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.

07/21/2014

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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.

06/05/2014

Alexis Ohanian tells CBS DC free, unfettered access to the Internet represents the American traditions of fair play and hard work. (THOMAS COEX/AFP/Getty Images)

Reddit Co-Founder: Getting Rid Of Net Neutrality Is ‘Un-American’

Alexis Ohanian tells CBS DC free, unfettered access to the Internet represents the American traditions of fair play and hard work.

05/15/2014

File photo of a person using a computer. (Photo by FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

FCC Revising Internet Rules After Public Backlash

Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler is broadening the scope of his proposed open Internet rules and suggesting tougher standards for Internet providers who wish to create paid priority fast lanes on their networks.

05/12/2014

A Turkish official is quoted as saying the country will consider its own Internet protocol after condemning anti-government tweets. (OZAN KOSE/AFP/Getty Images)

Report: Turkey Considering Creating Its Own Internet

The report comes after Turkish officials threaten to censor anti-government tweets.

04/24/2014

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