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  1. UK Reopens Google Street View Wi-Fi Investigation

    A report by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) found a Google engineer had warned his bosses the project had the potential to gather personal data. Given the findings of the FCC we have reopened our investigation.

  2. Google Blames FCC for Street View Investigation Delays

    Google today filed a 17-page response to the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), accusing the government agency of causing delays that slowed down the Street View Wi-Fi data grab investigation and resulted in Google paying a $25,000 fine.

  3. Congressman, EPIC Push for Larger Google Street View Investigation

    Not content with Google's $25,000 fine for obstructing a Federal Communications Commission (FCC) investigation into the allegations, a U.S. The FCC began its Google investigation in May 2010. EPIC lambasted the FCC's ruling for being too lenient.

  4. FCC Passes Net Neutrality Rules, Many Object

    The FCC passed its Net Neutrality regulations today and have already been met with protest and threats of legally challenging them have started, Mashable reported. While the Open Internet Order does prevent fixed broadband providers from blocking...

  5. FCC Voting on Net Neutrality Dec. 21

    The FCC will vote on "adopting basic rules of the road to preserve the open Internet as a platform for innovation, investment, competition, and free expression. House Republicans are trying to halt the FCC, preparing "a letter to the agency...

  6. Founder Berners-Lee Sees Social Media Corrupting His Intent For The Web

    The FCC told Comcast to stop the practice, but in April 2010 a federal court ruled the FCC could not require Comcast to do so. Web founder Sir Tim Berners-Lee warned "Facebook, LinkedIn and other social networking sites represent "one of several...

  7. FCC Targets Google Over Wi-Fi Data Collection

    The FCC confirmed the investigation began earlier this year after privacy advocacy group Electronic Privacy Information Center sent a complaint in May. As the agency charged with overseeing the public airwaves, we are committed to ensuring that the...

  8. Google, Verizon Outline 7-Point Proposal Towards An Open Web

    What would clearly be in the two companies' interest is their proposal for new FCC policies. Reminding the FCC's lost case against Comcast on web neutrality, the proposal also calls for new open policies to be enforced on a "case-by-case basis...

  9. Stop Selling Search, Start Selling Performance Marketing

    Luckily, like's own Daron Babin says, "the FCC doesn't own me! During Search Engine Strategies Chicago in December, I had the opportunity to share a table and more than a few drinks with some industry friends at Kitty O'Sheas, the...