U.S. ‘net neutrality’ rules will end on June 11 -FCC

By David Shepardson WASHINGTON, May 10 : The Federal Communications Commission said in a notice on Thursday that landmark 2015 U.S. open-internet rules will cease on June 11, and new rules handing providers power over what content consumers can access will take effect. The FCC in December repealed the Obama-era “net neutrality” rules, allowing internet […]

Google overhauls Gmail to lure businesses away from Microsoft

By Paresh Dave SAN FRANCISCO, Apr 25 : Alphabet Inc’s Google unveiled on Wednesday its first Gmail redesign since 2013, capping what the company says was an expensive overhaul two years in the making to adopt security and offline functionality and better resemble Microsoft Outlook. It is Google’s most extensive update to software in its […]

Zuckerberg apologises for Facebook mistakes with user data, vows curbs

By David Ingram SAN FRANCISCO, Mar 22 : Facebook Inc Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg apologised on Wednesday for mistakes his company made in how it handled data belonging to 50 million of its users and promised tougher steps to restrict developers’ access to such information. The world’s largest social media network is facing growing government […]