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Google wants to test drone wireless Internet in New Mexico

The company is planning a six-month trial of beaming wireless Internet via drone.

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Microsoft urges African authorities to combat counterfeit phone imports

Fake handsets have a significant impact on legitimate manufacturers, official says

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Swedish ISP urges European Commission to end 'illegal data retention'

The Swedish Post and Telecom Authority made an 180 degree turn, and started enforcing the data retention law again

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U.S. threatened Yahoo with $250,000 daily fines for defying surveillance requests

Yahoo's disclosure comes amid newly unsealed court documents

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Dropbox reports a steady rise in government data requests

The firm received 268 requests during the first half of 2014

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Senators ask Apple, Home Depot for information on breaches

Two lawmakers ask the companies to explain the cause of recent data breaches

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New survey raises questions about net neutrality regulation, advocacy group says

CALinnovates calls on the FCC to stay away from reclassifying broadband as a public utility

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German court denies Uber's request for suspension of nationwide ban

The court also banned an UberPop driver from taking fares

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Internet Slowdown Day by the numbers: The people spoke about Net Neutrality

More than half a million new comments are on their way to the FCC, lobbying against the regulatory body's Open Internet guidelines.

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German court requires Google to stop ignoring customer emails

Emails sent to Google used to go unanswered by default

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India's biometric ID project is back on track

Critics are concerned that the biometric data may be misused

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Chinese regulator urges Qualcomm to help local companies make money

Qualcomm is facing an antitrust probe in China for allegedly overcharging clients

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CTIA chief lashes back at FCC chair on net neutrality

Mobile has to have different Open Internet rules from fixed broadband, Meredith Attwell Baker says

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Decision in EU Google antitrust case postponed to next Commission's term

The matter will be handed over to the next Commission in November

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iPhone 6's delayed launch in China could stoke more demand

China won't be among the first markets to sell the iPhone 6