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Getty Images | PM Images reader comments 251 with 123 posters participating Share this story The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has rejected Starlink’s application to receive $885.51 million in broadband funding, essentially canceling a grant awarded by the FCC during then-Chairman Ajit Pai’s tenure. Starlink was tentatively awarded the Rural Digital Opportunity Fund (RDOF) grant ..

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reader comments 113 with 71 posters participating Share this story The past two election cycles have seen an explosion of attention given to “echo chambers,” or communities where a narrow set of views makes people less likely to challenge their own opinions. Much of this concern has focused on the rise of social media, which ..

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reader comments 238 with 136 posters participating Share this story For the first time since Roe v. Wade was overturned, there’s a clear example showing exactly how Facebook will react to law enforcement requests for abortion data without user consent. Forbes reports that a 17-year-old named Celeste Burgess in Nebraska had her Facebook messages subpoenaed ..

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reader comments 105 with 66 posters participating Share this story Chipmakers eager to receive huge subsidies stood with President Joe Biden as he signed a bill injecting $52.7 billion into their industry today. Executives from companies like Micron, Intel, HP, and Lockheed Martin witnessed the flick of Biden’s pen, alongside auto industry leaders and other ..

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Getty Images | Yuichiro Chino reader comments 106 with 75 posters participating Share this story The US Treasury Department blacklisted the virtual currency mixer Tornado Cash on Monday, saying the system “has been used to launder more than $7 billion worth of virtual currency since its creation in 2019.” The platform was added to the ..

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reader comments 47 with 37 posters participating Share this story Sponsors of a key bipartisan antitrust bill have tried for months to secure a Senate vote and potentially pass “the first major bill on technology competition” to come before the Senate “since the dawn of the Internet.” Now, The Wall Street Journal reports, that bill ..

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Getty Images | Samuel Corum reader comments 367 with 184 posters participating Share this story Elon Musk, unsatisfied with the ongoing court case over his attempt to break a $44 billion merger contract, has challenged Twitter CEO Parag Agrawal to a public debate. “I hereby challenge @paraga to a public debate about the Twitter bot ..

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Aurich Lawson | Getty Images | Christopher Pike/Bloomberg reader comments 254 with 121 posters participating Share this story Twitter yesterday slammed Elon Musk’s response to the company’s lawsuit in a 127-page filing in the Delaware Court of Chancery that says Musk’s claims are “contradicted by the evidence and common sense.” Twitter’s court filing also said Musk’s ..

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reader comments 157 with 68 posters participating Share this story Are spam accounts really the reason behind Tesla CEO Elon Musk’s decision to back out of his cursed Twitter deal? This week, Twitter sent a bunch of subpoenas to find out, pulling Musk’s close circle of friends and business associates into the chaotic trial. One ..

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reader comments 61 with 48 posters participating Share this story Charter Communications has agreed to settle piracy lawsuits filed by the major record labels, which accused the cable Internet provider of failing to terminate the accounts of subscribers who illegally download copyrighted songs. Sony, Universal, Warner, and their various subsidiaries sued Charter in US District ..

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