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What if notoriously conservative Comcast's aim is to put down MSNBC without drawing political fire? Throughout the ultra-hyped (cue music) Blizzard '15 , MSNBC became Comcast's de facto alternative ...
by dana anderssen
Comment Count 30 comments on Wed Jan 28, 2015 at 03:19 AM PST with 13 Recommends
Piss off Yahoo.com Your mail service is constantly down. I have observed more and more conservative stories infiltrating it's home page news feed. They link stories to pseudo journalism outfits ...
by Intheknow
Comment Count 11 comments on Tue Dec 16, 2014 at 06:50 AM PST with 4 Recommends
My Yahoo "All Stories" news feed has been dominated lately with something called "Wochit," a cloud-based video creation company based in Tel Aviv, Israel that ...
by Dartagnan
Comment Count 25 comments on Fri Oct 24, 2014 at 03:11 PM PDT with 51 Recommends
Exactly 54 days after Lisa B. Nelson, the new CEO of the American Legislative Council (ALEC), started her job, Eric Schmidt, the chairman of Google, dropped the bomb: Google� wanted out of its ...
by Michael Brune
Comment Count 50 comments on Tue Oct 07, 2014 at 03:09 PM PDT with 285 Recommends
Originally posted at Eclectablog . In another blow to the corporate front group American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC), another internet powerhouse is leaving the pro-Big Business "bill mill"
by Eclectablog
Comment Count 22 comments on Thu Sep 25, 2014 at 06:27 AM PDT with 65 Recommends
MORE HERE: http://www.usatoday.com/story/tech/personal/2014/09/11/government-threaten-yahoo-with-fines/15466441/ Pour a bucket of Ice Water over that paranoia, we ...
by thinkingblue
Comment Count 8 comments on Fri Sep 12, 2014 at 06:13 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
Tech companies have taken a lot of heat for their cooperation with the National Security Agency's (NSA) broad mass surveillance programs, particularly PRISM . Recently released Foreign ...
by Jesselyn Radack
Comment Count 56 comments on Fri Sep 12, 2014 at 06:26 AM PDT with 112 Recommends
It seems one American tech company isn't like the rest as far as resistance to the NSA's demand for mass data retrieval, ultimately losing a protracted court battle, and faced steep fines for not ...
by markthshark
Comment Count 28 comments on Thu Sep 11, 2014 at 06:31 PM PDT with 54 Recommends
From the Miami Herald Blog : Internet giants Google and Yahoo must disclose who established several email accounts held by Gov. Rick Scott and his current and former employees as part of a lawsuit ...
by ericlewis0
Comment Count 9 comments on Wed Aug 13, 2014 at 02:51 PM PDT with 37 Recommends
The promulgation of junk news grows and grows with every news cycle, but I believe this headline from Yahoo! News, posted on June 2, has raised inane news reportage to an almost unsurpassable peak.
by Richard Riis
Comment Count 16 comments on Tue Jun 03, 2014 at 02:30 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
Is it possible that AT&T does not have enough channels of revenue yet? We all know that the fast lane they and other big telcom companies are pushing for is just about making more money from the ...
by teeceeus
Comment Count 14 comments on Fri May 16, 2014 at 10:21 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
In what might be the purest example of income inequality, Yahoo's recently ousted Chief Operating Officer Henrique de Castro received a $58 million severance package after ...
by Jen Hayden
Comment Count 139 comments on Thu Apr 17, 2014 at 07:46 AM PDT with 39 Recommends
Christie cleared in scandal! Yahoo, you suck!
by AkaEnragedGoddess
Comment Count 13 comments on Thu Mar 27, 2014 at 04:11 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
It's well established that the UK loves its surveillance.^ Between their partnership in Echelon and Tempora (which helpfully feeds information back to the NSA in the US), the British Government ...
by DeclanRowan
Comment Count 22 comments on Thu Feb 27, 2014 at 01:32 PM PST with 12 Recommends
As I’ve noted—and as have many other, much more respected journalists and bloggers than yours truly--in multiple posts here, [http://www.dailykos.com/story/2014/02/25/1280175/-The-NSA-s-Covert-...
by bobswern
Comment Count 155 comments on Thu Feb 27, 2014 at 08:30 AM PST with 125 Recommends
Somehow, I do not think this will capture many terrorists: Britain's surveillance agency GCHQ, with aid from the US National Security Agency, intercepted and stored the webcam images of millions ...
by LieparDestin
Comment Count 35 comments on Thu Feb 27, 2014 at 08:00 AM PST with 57 Recommends
Tomorrow is the big day. I’ve managed to make it to the final day in my DK Yahoo Fantasy Football League, going for first place. It is me vs. George’s Team. I wish the manager of George’s Team,
by BFSkinner
Comment Count 4 comments on Sat Dec 21, 2013 at 08:36 PM PST with 3 Recommends
In a joint open letter to President Barack Obama, running as a full page ad in several newspapers, including the New York Times , eight Tech Behemoths, including some of the enablers of the NSA's ...
by Dartagnan
Comment Count 4 comments on Mon Dec 09, 2013 at 10:15 AM PST with 17 Recommends
Eight top Internet companies have called on the NSA to curtail the bulk collection of data.
by CharlesII
Comment Count 111 comments on Sun Dec 08, 2013 at 09:23 PM PST with 26 Recommends
Brad Smith, General Counsel of Microsoft, says that "government snooping potentially now constitutes an 'advanced persistent threat,' alongside sophisticated malware and cyber attacks", if ...
by Liberal Thinking
Comment Count 3 comments on Fri Dec 06, 2013 at 07:36 AM PST with 5 Recommends