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|81:|| European Comission Calls For Concerted Fight Against Spam|
"It is time to turn the repeated political concern about spam into concrete actions to fight spam," said Viviane Reding, Commissioner for Information Society and Media."
|Nov 28, 2006|
|82:|| European Politicians Vote To Reject Anti-Piracy Plans|
"European politicians have voted down calls to throw suspected file-sharers off the net. The idea to cut off persistent pirates formed part of a wide-ranging report on creative industries written for the European parliament."
|Apr 11, 2008|
|83:|| Ex FTC Employee Files Complaint Over Google Privacy|
"Mr. Soghoian's complaint centers on the way the Internet handles links that users click on to surf."
|Oct 8, 2010|
|84:|| F.C.C. Bandwidth Proposals Benefit Consumers||Sept 19, 2009|
|85:|| F.C.C. Opt-Out Privacy Plan May Hit Some Businesses Harder Than Others|
"If the vast majority of online users chose not to have their Internet activity tracked, the proposed 'do not track' system could have a severe effect on the industry, some experts say."
|Dec 6, 2010|
|86:|| F.C.C. Publishes New Rules on Internet 'net neutrality'|
"The chairman of the Federal Communications Commission today called for more aggressive action to keep online traffic moving freely..."
|Sept 21, 2009|
|87:|| F.C.C. Responds To Tech Industry Concerns Over Open Platform|
"At the urging of technology companies, such as Google Inc, the FCC required the winner of one block of spectrum to make it an "open platform" accessible to customers using any device or software application."
|May 30, 2008|
|88:|| FBI Uses Facebook To Help Foil Yahos Botnet: Losses of $850 Million Attributed To The Gang|
In a statement, the US authority said 10 suspects had been arrested globally, including from the UK and US.
|Dec 12, 2012|
|89:|| FCC Clears Plan For White Space Use|
"In the coming days, the FCC will issue a report outlining the rules and requirements for this spectrum."
|Nov 5, 2008|
|90:|| FCC Rewrites Open Internet Rules: Net Neutrality|
"I intend to accept that invitation by proposing rules that will meet the court's test for preventing improper blocking of and discrimination among Internet traffic, ensuring genuine transparency in how Internet Service Providers manage traffic, and enhancing competition."
|Feb 19, 2014|
|91:|| FCC Upholds Complaint Against Comcast|
"U.S. communications regulators voted on Friday to order Comcast Corp to end some of the tactics it uses to manage its broadband network after concluding that they unreasonably restrict Internet users who share movies and other material."
|Aug 1, 2008|
|92:|| FCC Votes For Lane Speeds In Net Neutrality, But May Change Its Mind Later|
FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler, despite weeks of backlash, still wants to allow Internet Service Providers like Comcast and Verizon to "offer" different levels of service to internet companies, although he refused to call them a "fast lane" and a "slow lane" and refused to recognize how those arrangements up the food chain affect consumers and a neutral internet.
|May 16, 2014|
|93:|| FCC to vote on "White Space" for free wireless broadband|
"On Tuesday, the Federal Communications Commission is scheduled to vote on a measure that would make white space available for wireless broadband."
|Nov 4, 2008|
|94:|| FCC's Open Internet Rules Update: Net Neutrality|
The F.C.C. has just published its latest information on Net Neutrality.
|Apr 24, 2014|
|95:|| FTC Online Privacy Plan Proposes 'Do Not Track' Option for Web Users|
"The F.T.C.'s proposal, a framework for commercial use of consumer data, would make consumer privacy the default position and would let Web users decide whether Internet sites and advertisers can build profiles of their browsing and buying habits as well as collect other personal information."
|Dec 2, 2010|
|96:|| Facebook Being Used To Trace And Serve Legal Documents|
"Usually this is done by way of personal service or the mailing of the judgement to the defendant's home. However, service can be difficult where the defendant is not easily located."
|Dec 16, 2008|
|97:|| Facebook, Amazon, Zynga Invest In Fund To Help Develop Social Web|
"We think that every industry is going to be fundamentally re-thought and designed around people."
|Oct 22, 2010|
|98:|| Fake Security Software Ring Shut Down|
A gang that made more than $72m peddling fake security software has been shut down in a series of raids.[br][br]Co-ordinated by the FBI, the raids were carried out in the US, UK and six other countries.
|June 23, 2011|
|99:|| Flickr's Selling Your Photos, and You May Not See Any Revenue|
Flickr has said it will sell canvas prints of some photos uploaded to its servers, and if it's your picture you may not see any revenue.
|Dec 10, 2014|
|100:|| Foo Friday : 2005 - What Will it Hold|
If you make enough predictions - one is bound to come true.
|Feb 4, 2005|
|101:|| Foo for the Day - A Keyboard where Every Key is a Screen|
The coolest kb you have ever seen.
|July 19, 2005|
|102:|| Foursquare Launches Radar|
Now, if you follow a list, like the 101 Best Dishes of 2011, foursquare will let you know when you're next to one.
|Oct 12, 2011|
|103:|| Foursquare Plans Check-in Discount Scheme With Amex|
Foursquare plans to introduce its largest partnership to date: a national deal with American Express to offer discounts to cardholders when they check in on their cellphone at certain shops and restaurants.
|June 23, 2011|
|104:|| Foursquare Plans Coupons For People That Check-In To Businesses|
"One of the most fun things about the Foursquare pitch is sitting down with merchants and you can show them a stats dashboard. It shows this is the time of day people come in, here is the breakdown of male and female, here is the list of your best customers, here are some customers that used to come here a lot and don't come anymore..."
|May 9, 2012|
|105:|| French Court Says "Non" to Pre-Loaded Windows on Acer Laptop|
"A court in France has awarded a man 311.85 euros as the cost of the pre-loaded software on his new Acer laptop. His case was that he didn't want the software but that he had no choice but to buy it."
|Sept 27, 2007|
|106:|| Future of the Internet|
"Beyond the headlines, a critically important battle for control of the Internet is being played out."
|Oct 14, 2005|
|107:|| Gawker Media Properties Usernames and Passwords Hacked|
Our user databases appear to have been compromised. The passwords were encrypted. But simple ones may be vulnerable to a brute-force attack. You should change your Gawker password and on any other sites on which you've used the same passwords."
|Dec 13, 2010|
|108:|| Geocities To Close||Apr 24, 2009|
|109:|| Gizmo Quiz - June 12, 2004|
The Saturday classic.
|June 12, 2004|
|110:|| Gizmo Quiz : The Saturday Classic||Feb 26, 2005|
|111:|| Global Spam E-mail Down After Arrests Of Botnet Owners|
"One of the biggest successes was against the Pushdo or Cutwail botnet, which had been in operation since 2007 and was thought to be sending about 10% of global spam."
|Nov 16, 2010|
|112:|| Godaddy sells for $2.25 Billion to a private equity group|
Go Daddy Group Inc. has been sold to a group of private equity firms in a deal valued at $2.25 billion.[br][br]The purchase, which includes assumption of the company's debt, was announced Friday afternoon by Go Daddy and the group of firms, made up of KKR and Co., Silver Lake Partners and Technology Crossover Ventures.
|July 2, 2011|
|113:|| GooTube Facebook Breakup Sensation was Staged|
"...more than 747,000 hits on YouTube...they weren't even dating. Nothing but a marketing stunt".
|Feb 27, 2007|
|114:|| Google Introduces Gmail Motion|
Gmail Motion uses your computer's built-in webcam and Google's patented spatial tracking technology to detect your movements and translate them into meaningful characters and commands. Movements are designed to be simple and intuitive for people of all skill levels. ;)
|Apr 1, 2011|
|115:|| Google Merger Ups Pressure On Yahoo To Strike Deal|
"Yahoo is under pressure to clinch a deal to acquire Facebook.com, the No. 2 U.S. social networking site, to recapture momentum from Google after that company struck a deal to buy YouTube, analysts said Tuesday."
|Oct 11, 2006|
|116:|| Google Now in The World's Top Ten Brands||Sept 19, 2008|
|117:|| Google Pressurises Sweden To Drop The Word "Ungoogleable"|
The Language Council of Sweden has dropped the term "ungoogleable" from its list of new words, following pressure from Google to adapt its definition to something more flattering for the company.
|Mar 26, 2013|
|118:|| Google Street View Not Welcome in North Oaks, Minnesota|
"North Oaks' unique situation, in which the roads are privately owned by the residents and the city enforces a trespassing ordinance, may have made it the first city in the country to request that the online search engine remove images from Google Maps."
|June 2, 2008|
|119:|| Google Too Much? Update Fever?||Nov 26, 2003|
|120:|| Google and Microsoft Test Twitter-Like Services For Their Business|
"Microsoft, for example, is testing OfficeTalk, a microblogging service that's a sort of Twitter for businesses,"
|Mar 24, 2010|