- Assembly Speakers private email account hacked Updated: Jul-02-15 7:08 pm
CARSON CITY, Nevada - Nevada Assembly Speaker John Hambrick says his personal email account was temporarily hacked but is fixing the problem.
- In Tech: Lifetime video service, Sprint's new price plans Updated: Jul-02-15 4:07 pm
Fans of Lifetime's melodramatic movies can now see them for $4 a month - without subscribing to cable.
- Cuba launches 1st public Wi-Fi hotspots on Havana avenue Updated: Jul-02-15 3:44 pm
HAVANA - Cuban authorities have launched public Wi-Fi hotspots along a main avenue that is the heart of Havana's cultural and social life, the first step in government promises to gradually roll out such connectivity options on an island that the Internet revolution has largely passed by.
- Blacklist warnings spread on websites in North Korea Updated: Jul-02-15 3:06 am
TOKYO - North Korea, already one of the least-wired places in the world, appears to be cracking down on the use of the Internet by even the small number of foreigners who can access it with relative freedom by blacklisting and blocking social media accounts or websites deemed to carry harmful content.
- Missing Clinton emails likely to raise new questions Updated: Jun-26-15 5:18 pm
WASHINGTON - The State Department cannot find in its records all or part of 15 work-related emails from Hillary Rodham Clinton's private server that were released this week by a House panel investigating the 2012 attack in Benghazi, Libya, officials said.
- Tech company finds stolen government log-ins all over Web Updated: Jun-24-15 12:54 pm
WASHINGTON - A CIA-backed technology company has found logins and passwords for 47 government agencies strewn across the Web - available for hackers, spies and thieves.
- Google protects Gmail users from sending regrettable notes Updated: Jun-23-15 4:20 pm
SAN FRANCISCO - Google is making it easier to steer clear of the trouble that can be caused by a misdirected or inappropriate email.
- Apple's about-face reveals cracks in music industry Updated: Jun-22-15 8:14 pm
LOS ANGELES - Apple's abrupt about-face on paying royalties for songs during a three-month free-trial period for its new music service was a symbolic victory for superstar Taylor Swift and other artists, and a shrewd business move by Apple, at a time when the streaming phenomenon is causing major changes in the music industry.
- Gov. Branstad signs broadband bill into law Updated: Jun-22-15 3:53 pm
PERRY, Iowa - Gov. Terry Branstad on Monday signed a broadband expansion bill into law, the culmination of a top legislative priority for his administration that also faced some criticism from lawmakers over a grant program's effectiveness without state funding.
- Arkansas officials revise broadband plans for schools Updated: Jun-21-15 5:34 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Arkansas students could receive broadband network access twice as fast as originally planned under a revised proposal by state officials that could cost an additional $6 million.
- Email account of southeast Indiana county clerk is hacked Updated: Jun-17-15 9:36 am
GREENSBURG, Indiana - A county clerk in southeastern Indiana says hackers gained access to her office email account and sent out thousands of bogus emails about forgiving student loans.
- Wikipedia wins Spanish prize for international cooperation Updated: Jun-17-15 6:50 am
MADRID - The popular Internet encyclopedia service Wikpedia has been awarded Spain's Princess of Asturias award for international cooperation.
- Purdue University expanding wireless Internet off-campus Updated: Jun-17-15 6:41 am
WEST LAFAYETTE, Indiana - Purdue University is expanding its Wi-Fi network off campus.
- FCC says rural Indiana counties to get better broadband Updated: Jun-17-15 4:17 am
INDIANAPOLIS - Nearly 60,000 homes and businesses in rural Indiana should get better access to broadband under a deal announced by the Federal Communications Commission.
- FCC earmarks $38M to expand broadband service in W.Va. Updated: Jun-17-15 3:02 am
CHARLESTON, West Virginia - Broadband service is being expanded to more than 89,000 additional homes and businesses in rural West Virginia.
- Report: Kitzhaber email leaker not told to delete records Updated: Jun-16-15 7:51 pm
SALEM, Oregon - An Oregon Department of Justice report says the state's former top bureaucrat, Michael Jordan, never asked a state technology manager to delete messages in former Gov. John Kitzhaber's email account.
- Churches gain attendees, money when Internet is a sanctuary Updated: Jun-14-15 10:01 am
ATLANTA - The Christian population in the U.S. reportedly is on the decline and parishioners aren't donating as much, which means some churches are rethinking how they manage their money.
- YouTube to launch app, site dedicated to gaming Updated: Jun-12-15 6:13 pm
LOS ANGELES - YouTube is seeking to win over gamers.
- Q&A: Net neutrality rules go into effect Updated: Jun-12-15 4:49 pm
NEW YORK - New rules that treat the Internet like a public utility and prohibit blocking, slowing and creating paid fast lanes for online traffic took effect Friday.
- Bryant announces broadband investment of $15M Updated: Jun-11-15 4:11 pm
GULFPORT, Mississippi - Gov. Phil Bryant is pledging $15 million for development of a broadband corridor along the Mississippi Gulf Coast.
- Girl accused of stabbing classmate to get Internet access Updated: Jun-10-15 8:11 pm
WAUKESHA, Wisconsin - One of the girls charged with trying to kill a friend to please a fictitious horror character will be given limited Internet access.
- Spotify gets investment as it faces competition from Apple Updated: Jun-10-15 8:41 am
COPENHAGEN, Denmark - Music streaming company Spotify said Wednesday it has gotten a new investment from a Nordic telecoms company as it looks to compete globally, particularly with a rival service that Apple is due to launch this month.
- House votes to make ban on Internet access taxes permanent Updated: Jun-09-15 5:27 pm
WASHINGTON - The House voted Tuesday to make permanent a moratorium that prevents states from taxing access to the Internet.
- Apple Music brings change to streaming, but is it enough? Updated: Jun-09-15 1:07 pm
When Apple launches its Apple Music streaming service at the end of June, it will affect things big and small in the music industry.
- Apple makes product upgrades, pushes into streaming music Updated: Jun-08-15 6:46 pm
SAN FRANCISCO - Apple announced a major new foray into streaming music on Monday as it showed off a host of new software features for its iPhones, iPads and Mac computers.