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regulation station

The SEC Is Mad About All These ICOs, Wants the Government to Regulate Cryptocurrency Trading

The commission may need new powers, chairman Jay Clayton told the US Senate.
Jordan Pearson
2.6.18
regulation
regulation

The SEC Chairman Will Tell Congress He Supports Regulating Cryptocurrency Trading

The chairman will testify on Tuesday morning.
Jordan Pearson
2.5.18
government shutdown
government shutdown

Government Shutdowns Are a Disaster for Scientific Research

NASA, the NIH and CDC were some of the biggest victims of the last government shutdown in 2013.
Daniel Oberhaus
1.22.18
surveillance state
surveillance state

The Senate Just Voted to Expand the Warrantless Surveillance of US Citizens

Once Trump signs the bill into law, US intelligence agencies will be able to spy on the electronic communications of Americans with an overseas contact without a warrant.
Daniel Oberhaus
1.18.18
net neutrality
net neutrality

The Senate Only Needs One More Vote to Pass Its Net Neutrality Restoration Bill

And a new bill is moving through the House of Representatives, too.
Kaleigh Rogers
1.16.18
Comey Hearing
Comey Hearing

Comey: Russians Targeted ‘Hundreds’ of Entities in Election Hacking

Former FBI director James Comey's testimony is a solid reminder that the Russian hacking campaign went far beyond the Democratic National Committee and John Podesta.
Joseph Cox
6.8.17
Who Needs The FCC?
Who Needs The FCC?

Republican Senators Have Introduced a Bill That Would End Net Neutrality Forever

Ted Cruz and his allies in the Senate are plotting to torpedo net neutrality once and for all.
Sam Gustin
5.2.17
A Guide to the Climate Change Deniers in Congress
A Guide to the Climate Change Deniers in Congress

The Climate Change Deniers in Congress

How many are representing your state?
Sarah Emerson
4.28.17
Do Not Track Me
Do Not Track Me

Visiting Random Sites to Confuse Trackers Won’t Protect Your Privacy

Obfuscation won’t likely stop marketers from figuring out your browsing habits.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
4.3.17
The internet of hackable things
The internet of hackable things

Lawmaker Wants Hacked Toymaker To Come Clean About Data Breach

The company that leaked personal data of 800,000 owners of internet-connected stuffed animals is now being investigated by a US senator.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
3.8.17
ted cruz
ted cruz

Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio Join the Latest GOP Attack on Net Neutrality

The GOP’s campaign to undermine the FCC’s open internet rules is intensifying.
Sam Gustin
2.27.16
Internet
Internet

Sen. Feinstein Says Terrorists Only Need The Internet and Encryption To Attack

Who needs bombs and guns?
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
2.9.16