US court lifts FCC rules for Internet service providers

Tech | Giuseppe Macri
Microphones are set up for attorneys in front of the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington

‘There is no evidence in the record suggesting that broadband providers are carving up territory or avoiding head-to-head competition’

Parents of alleged Silk Road founder launch legal fund, website

US | Charles C. Johnson

Ross Ulbricht an unlikely drug, theft and murder kngpin

Africa's great 'white spaces': tech's new frontier

| Reuters
Students use computers to study at Elswood Secondary School in Cape Town

‘Using white spaces will definitely be a more cost effective way to take Internet to the masses’

Syrian forces capture US Satcom gear [VIDEO]

Tech | Grae Stafford
Hughes 3

Manufacturer staying quiet on what it is, what it does and what it costs

Extend the internet tax moratorium indefinitely

Opinion | Zack Christenson
Europe Google Antitrust.JPEG

An internet tax would work at cross-purposes with the president’s National Broadband Plan.

Halalgoogling: Muslim search engine blocks content forbidden under Islamic law

US | Caroline May
Screen Shot 2013-07-08 at 4.42.11 PM

The Muslim-friendly search engine functions like Google but incorporates a ‘Haram Filtering System’

Muslim youth being radicalized online more than in mosques

Tech | Josh Peterson
Zubeidat Tsarnaeva, mother of Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, Chechen brothers accused of carrying out the April 15 Boston Marathon Bombings. On Tuesday it was reported that anonymous sources had supplied Dzhokhar and his parents with thousands of dollars since his arrest.

Older Muslims don’t realize how ‘lone wolf’ radicals get plugged into Islamist networks

20 years of cats, porn, Facebook and Gangnam style - Buzz60

Tech | Buzz60

The Internet turned 20 on Tuesday

EBay leverages users to oppose online sales tax legislation - TheDCNF

Daily Caller News Foundation | Betsi Fores

‘Marketplace Fairness Act’ would allow states to tax online transactions all over the country

Anonymous declares war on North Korea

Politics | Josh Peterson
North Korea Koreas Tension.JPEG

Some view announcement with skepticism

Project aims to help humans communicate with animals -- and aliens - TheDC

Tech | Josh Peterson

‘Interspecies Internet’ received seed funding in February, backing from Peter Gabriel

Petition against illegality of unlocking cell phones gathers steam - TheDC

Politics | Josh Peterson

‘This is a clear example of an invasion of individual property rights’

ITU in search of relevance in Internet age

Opinion | Scott Cleland
Mideast Emirates Internet Conference

The ITU’s standard setting is no more responsible for the international success of the Internet, than then-Senator Al Gore was for “inventing the Internet.”

Online sales tax gets reintroduced to Congress - TheDCNF

Daily Caller News Foundation | Betsi Fores
Sales taxes

The idea is gaining bipartisan support

Bob Menendez's domain names are not Bob Menendez's - TheDC

Politics | David Martosko
Clinton, Leading Democrats, Campaign With Bob Menendez

Anti-Menendez forces control senator’s name online

FCC wants free WiFi for all - TheDC

Politics | Josh Peterson
Free WiFi

New plan for fast, free wireless Internet met with resistance by telecom companies

Email from Chicago Public Schools sends parents to adult website - TheDC

Education | Eric Owens

Looking for standardized testing info? Try this ‘intimacy destination’ instead

Obama's New Year's resolutions: Power grab the Internet -- and your wallet

Opinion | Seton Motley
Obama National Security

It’s going to be a very long four years

Countries conclude UN conference with two different visions for future of Internet - TheDC

Politics | Josh Peterson

Countries split on whether to establish further control of web

In 11th-hour announcement, US, UK and Canada decline to sign sweeping UN Internet treaty - TheDC

Politics | Josh Peterson

‘The U.S. must communicate that it is not able to sign the agreement’