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|281:|| U.S. Court Rules Disputed Web Patent Claim Is Invalid|
A US court has upheld a decision to invalidate a tech firm's claim to own technologies underpinning the web.
|July 23, 2013|
|282:|| U.S. Court Rules FCC Cannot Impose Net Neutrality Rules|
In a ruling that has significant implications for the future of the internet, an appeals court has ruled that the FCC cannot impose so-called "net neutrality rules."
|Jan 15, 2014|
|283:|| U.S. Court Upholds Net Neutrality Rules|
U.S. Court turns down the appeal by carriers: Google, Netflix and others Win, ATandT, Verizon and other carriers lose.
|June 14, 2016|
|284:|| U.S. F.T.C.: Online Ads Must Be Clearly Marked as Ads To Avoid Deception|
"Marketers have ... moved past the banner ad into advertising that is more seamlessly, and inconspicuously, integrated into digital content,"
|Dec 5, 2013|
|285:|| U.S. Hacker Gets 20 Years|
"The judge who sentenced him described the case as 'the largest and most costly example of computer hacking in US history'."
|Mar 27, 2010|
|286:|| U.S. ISP Cut Off For Alleged "illegal, malicious, and harmful content"||June 6, 2009|
|287:|| U.S. Judge Allows Piracy Trial To Test IP Evidence|
Such cases rely on identifying the machines the IP address of machines from which content was illegally downloaded as evidence of wrongdoing.
|Oct 10, 2012|
|288:|| U.S. Regulators Want Clarity About Ads on Blogs||Aug 11, 2009|
|289:|| U.S.: Obama Signs Executive Order Outlining Internet Control In Emergencies|
President Barack Obama signed an executive order last week that could give the U.S. government control over the Internet.
|July 11, 2012|
|290:|| U.S.FCC Aims to Punish Comcast Over Net Neutrality||July 11, 2008|
|291:|| UK Government Replies to E.U. over Phorm Ad System|
"In response to EU questions about its legality, it said that it was happy Phorm conformed to EU data laws."
|Sept 16, 2008|
|292:|| UK's ITV Warns Apple Off Using its Brand For Apple TV|
Apple has never confirmed plans for an "iTV" but expectations that it is preparing to launch one are gathering pace.
|Feb 13, 2012|
|293:|| URI Shortener Makes Partnerships To Protect Users From Malicious Links||Dec 1, 2009|
|294:|| URL Shortener Tr.im to Shut Down|
"With so many URL shortening services out there, this was bound to happen to at least one of them: Trim is shutting down."
|Aug 10, 2009|
|295:|| URL Shortening Service, tr.im, Will Keep Operating||Aug 13, 2009|
|296:|| US Administration Moves To Start Consumer Privacy Legislation|
The Obama administration plans to work with Congress to enact legislation to protect peoples' online privacy based on a Consumer Privacy Bill of Rights being unveiled tomorrow.[br][br]At the same time, Google, Yahoo, Microsoft, and AOL are committing to work with Do Not Track technology in most major Web browsers so people can stop companies from tracking them as they bounce around the Internet, the administration said in a statement.
|Feb 23, 2012|
|297:|| US Congress passes legislation over ticket-grabbing bots|
The U.S. Congress has passed legislation to "crack down" on those using bots to snatch tickets.
|Dec 8, 2016|
|298:|| US FTC To Investigate Google Apple Board Relationship||Aug 4, 2009|
|299:|| US, Canada, Australia and UK Refuse To Sign New Communications Treaty|
The countries had objected to calls for all states to have equal rights to the governance of the internet.
|Dec 14, 2012|
|300:|| US: New York Attorney General's Operation "Clean Turf" Fines Companies For Writing False Online Reviews|
The authorities fight back over false online reviews!
|Sept 25, 2013|
|301:|| USA Power Outages|
Sites going down hard and fast.
|Aug 14, 2003|
|302:|| Universal Music Sues MySpace.com||Nov 18, 2006|
|303:|| Vantage Search SEM Firm Raises 70$ Million in First Round Funding|
"...has completed a $70 million Series A preferred financing"
|Feb 28, 2007|
|304:|| Verdict on MP3 Patents Judgement Means Microsoft to Pay $1.52billion|
"Microsoft was ordered by a federal jury yesterday to pay $1.52 billion in a patent dispute over the MP3 format, the technology at the heart of the digital music boom. If upheld on appeal, it would be the largest patent judgment on record."
|Feb 23, 2007|
|305:|| Verizon Adopts Next Generation P4P File Swapping Technology|
"Verizon says this technology can solve the bandwidth utilization challenges that surround peer-to-peer technology."
|Mar 15, 2008|
|306:|| Verizon To Acquire Alltel for $28.1billion|
"Verizon Wireless said on Thursday it will buy rural mobile service provider Alltel for $28.1 billion..."
|June 5, 2008|
|307:|| Verizon to Acquire AOL For $4.4 Billion|
Much discussed in the past, but now we know, it'll be Verizon.
|May 12, 2015|
|308:|| Verizon, Sprint and Time Warner Cable To Block Access To Illegal Sites|
"The agreements will affect customers not just in New York but throughout the country."
|June 10, 2008|
|309:|| Vint Cerf: Internet Access is Not a Human Right|
Improving the Internet is just one means, albeit an important one, by which to improve the human condition. It must be done with an appreciation for the civil and human rights that deserve protection, without pretending that access itself is such a right.
|Jan 5, 2012|
|310:|| Web Advertisers' Trade Associations Put Forward Self-Regulation||July 2, 2009|
|311:|| Web Browser 'Tabnapping' Phishing Attack|
"What we don't expect is that a page we've been looking at will change behind our backs, when we aren't looking."
|May 28, 2010|
|312:|| Web Host Shuts Down 70,000 Blogs With No Notice|
'Blogetery.com said its server had been "terminated without any notification or explanation."'
|July 20, 2010|
|313:|| Web Reaches New Milestone: 100 Million Sites|
"There were just 18,000 Web sites when Netcraft, based in Bath, England, began keeping track in August of 1995. It took until May of 2004 to reach the 50 million milestone; then only 30 more months to hit 100 million, late in the month of October 2006."
|Nov 1, 2006|
|314:|| WebmasterWorld Now Requires Cookie Support|
WebmasterWorld now requires login/cookie support from all visitors. This action is taken to stem-the-tide of a rogue unceasing and merciless attacks by freely available robotic download programs.
|Nov 25, 2005|
|315:|| WebmasterWorld's Brett Tabke Wins Lifetime Achievement Award|
WebmasterWorld's Brett Tabke was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award at a ceremony in Las Vegas on 12 October, 2016
|Oct 13, 2016|
|316:|| Webmastery 2005 "I want my internet back dammit"|
"I hear from people that think webmastering is ROI and I hear from people that think webmastering is a reserved spot in the serps. But what I don't hear is people breaking the changes apart for the pure joy of understanding."
|Feb 10, 2005|
|317:|| Who's ready for Black Friday?||Nov 26, 2003|
|318:|| Why is competition from India & the Phillipines, etc. not stronger?|
"It seems there are some developing countries, where A LOT of people can speak fluent English (Im not necessarily thinking India, but also the Phillipines, Indonesia, Thailand)."
|Dec 26, 2009|
|319:|| Wi-Fi user fined for battening off hotspot|
"...a former Machesney Park resident, is the first person in Winnebago County to be charged with remotely accessing another computer system without the owner's approval. He pleaded guilty Tuesday to the charge and was fined $250 and sentenced to one year of court supervision."
|Mar 25, 2006|
|320:|| Wikipedia Editing Changes Called "Unworkable" by Critics||Jan 26, 2009|