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  1. Twitter Adds Alerts to Help Users During Emergencies, Disasters

    Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). Twitter partner manager for government and politics Bridget Coyne said that a number of organizations have lined up to be part of the Twitter Alerts system, and that these include the U.S.

  2. Google as Your Identity Provider: Where Are We Now?

    But it’s not only the Federal Government; there were six NSTIC pilot programs approved all in a variety of verticals including ecommerce, health, education, even the Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles.

  3. New Gmail, YouTube, Blogger Users Join Google+ by Default

    Identity providers must comply with strict government regulations to offer their services as certified identity providers for federal websites. The last few weeks have seen a flurry of efforts on Google's part to get new users into their social...

  4. Judge Orders ALL Search Engines, Social Networks to De-index Seized Websites

    Having a federal judge curating a multibillion-page search index is a little like putting a finger in the hole of the dam without realizing there are 100 more holes draining the same lake," says Skrenta.

  5. SEMPO Tells Government: Don't Censor Search Engines

    Chairman Jon Leibowitz Federal Trade Commission 600 Pennsylvania Avenue, NWWashington, DC 20580 Think about all the forms of information that used tobe very difficult to access, but which are now at your fingertips, empowered not only by the...

  6. Google+ vs. Facebook: More Passive Aggression & Creepiness in Tech Soap Opera

    Google+ wants all of your personal data to target you for advertisers and potentially for use in some unknown way in coordination with the federal government. As we reported recently, though, the White House has officially announced Google’s...

  7. Google Lobbying Spend Hits New High

    As the Federal Trade Commission continues their investigation and the Department of Justice reviews the Motorola and Admeld deals, Google’s PAC has also hired former Democratic House leader and now lobbyist Richard Gephardt.

  8. Should the Government Decide Where You Rank at Google?

    And federal lawmakers are investigating those claims. Far more than I'd have some government senator who has no idea what a meta tag is, let alone a hyperlink based algorithm, sticking his nose in where, to be honest, it's not really wanted and not...

  9. Real Names: Google+, Government & The Identity Ecosystem

    The Federal Government will enable the private sector and will lead by example through the early adoption and provision of Identity Ecosystem services It will partner with the private sector to develop the Identity Ecosystem, and it will ensure...

  10. Google Health Shutting Down Doesn’t Mean Google Has Abandoned Health

    Google has consolidated results from three general sources: WebMd and its owned and operated affiliates, federal government agencies, and the top brands representing (MayoClinic and Cleveland Clinic principally).

  11. Feds Go All In Against Online Poker Sites, Seize Domains, Issue Warrants

    In the indictment, federal prosecutors say they arranged for payment processors with bank accounts in the US to receive payments from US gamblers and disguise them as payments for products such as jewelry or golf balls.

  12. Google Buzz Settles Privacy Case With FTC As Plus1 Launches

    Federal Trade Commission--unsurprisingly wanted more detail about what went wrong and how we could prevent it from happening again. The settlement can be found at the government's site. We'll receive an independent review of our privacy procedures...