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Facebook's impressive aerial photo highlights confusion over drone regulations

In releasing a drone photo of its new campus, it appears to have broken two FAA regulations

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Friday is your last chance to comment on the FAA's drone regulations

Commercial drones could take widespread flight as early as 2016

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The Upload: Your tech news briefing for Friday, April 24

Comcast-Time Warner merger may be falling apart... Amazon finally discloses cloud numbers... Microsoft services make up for weak PC market

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DOD wants to rebuild trust with the technology industry

The military needs private partners to combat the nation's cybersecurity problems, Carter says

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FTC complains retail tracking firm didn't notify customers

Nomi falsely told customers they could opt out of tracking, the agency says

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House passes second cyberthreat information-sharing bill

The new bill will be combined with another one that privacy groups have questioned

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Huawei eyes US enterprise market despite political challenges

Huawei wants its enterprise business to drive the company's future growth

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US House approves cyberthreat sharing bill; privacy concerns remain

The legislation would allow some customer information to be passed to the NSA, opponents said

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Senate leader introduces bill to extend controversial Patriot Act surveillance

The new legislation would extend the telephone records collection section of the law for five years

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The Upload: Your tech news briefing for Wednesday, April 22

US warns airlines of onboard hacking... drone lands on Japanese PM's office... Google adds push notifications to Chrome

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Nigerian gov't hands over Nitel, Mtel assets to NATCOM

Whether the consortium can turn around the company is an open question

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Google, Apple, Amazon spend record amounts on lobbying

Latest filings show increasing spending by some tech heavyweights in Washington, D.C.

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Lack of broadband in some areas still limiting telemedicine

The FCC has moved slowly to embrace telemedicine in rural areas, one critic says

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US plans Silicon Valley cybersecurity center

The new center would promote greater collaboration between the government and private sector.

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Congress moves forward on cyberthreat sharing bill despite privacy concerns

The House may vote this week on a bill that would allow shared cybertheat information to be passed to the NSA and law enforcement agencies.