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FCC chairman downplays net neutrality differences with Obama

The agency will not allow paid priority deals if they are bad for consumers or for innovation, Wheeler says.

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Hong Kong tycoon can sue Google over autocomplete feature, court rules

Albert Yeung has been demanding Google remove suggested search terms connecting his name to Hong Kong's triads

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Twitter reports a rise in government data requests

Requests worldwide rose by 46 percent to 2,058

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In a hyper-social world, some seek a little privacy

People are getting more selective about what they want to share, and online firms are picking up on it

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Uber, Airbnb go after businesses

New services try to make it easier for companies to manage employees' bookings.

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Defending Facebook, OkCupid says it also runs user-behavior tests

Studies like Facebook's are necessary for product testing, the dating site said.

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Google Docs gains better track-changes integration with Microsoft Office

Google keeps encroaching on Microsoft's Office territory, with a new capability to import tracked changes into Google Docs.

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Chinese users tire of older social networking sites

WeChat, a messaging app, is disrupting China's social networking market

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SEC drops probe into Facebook's pre-IPO sales disclosures

The agency told Facebook that no enforcement action will be taken, the company said in a filing

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Baidu reports strong mobile ad sales, echoing Facebook

Profits are swelling again at the Chinese search giant

U.K. government embraces OpenDocument Format over proprietary file solutions

The move should make collaboration easier

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Google rival slams EU Commission over antitrust settlement proposals

Meanwhile, the Commission is considering revising the terms of the settlement, according to media reports

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Yahoo buys Flurry to make more money from mobile apps

The deal could help Yahoo better target ads on mobile devices