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Posted at 08:45 AM ET, 01/06/2012

The Circuit: FCC taps Katz for chief of staff, more support for OPEN, Google TV at CES

FCC taps Katz for chief of staff, more support for OPEN, Google TV at CES

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:45 AM ET, 01/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ATT, LTE, Google, Twitter, Facebook, FCC

Posted at 08:21 AM ET, 12/07/2011

The Circuit: ‘Payola’ segments, FCC’s Copps resigns, Netflix-backed video bill passes House

“Payola” segments, FCC’s Copps resigns, Netflix-backed video bill passes House.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:21 AM ET, 12/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Verizon, Netflix, FTC, DOJ, Privacy, Facebook, FCC, Google, AT&T, T-Mobile

Posted at 08:26 AM ET, 12/06/2011

The Circuit: E.U. looks at Apple and e-book market; ITC delays HTC, Apple hearing; Former HP chairman Patricia Dunn dead at 58

E.U. looks at Apple and e-book market; ITC delays HTC, Apple hearing; Former HP chairman Patricia Dunn dead at 58

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:26 AM ET, 12/06/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Google, Facebook, International, Privacy, Apple, Amazon

Posted at 08:30 AM ET, 11/22/2011

The Circuit: Supercommittee failure hurts D-Block bill, SOPA to markup, Gates testimony

Supercommittee failure hurts D-Block bill, SOPA to markup, Gates testimony in antitrust case.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:30 AM ET, 11/22/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Apple, International, Facebook, Microsoft, IP, Spectrum

Posted at 08:27 AM ET, 11/17/2011

The Circuit: E.U. privacy, online piracy, Facebook

E.U. privacy, online piracy, Facebook.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:27 AM ET, 11/17/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Google, cybersecurity, International, Facebook, Privacy, IP

Posted at 02:58 PM ET, 11/16/2011

Five things to know about SOPA

The Web is buzzing about SOPA, but what — exactly — is it?

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  02:58 PM ET, 11/16/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Commerce, Google, Facebook, IP, MPAA

Posted at 01:18 PM ET, 11/11/2011

Privacy by default: a look at Facebook’s settings

How the social network's settings have changed over time.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  01:18 PM ET, 11/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Facebook, Privacy, FTC

Posted at 08:14 AM ET, 11/11/2011

The Circuit: Facebook and the FTC, Senate upholds net neutrality, Twitter/WikiLeaks

Facebook and the FTC, Senate upholds net neutrality, Twitter/WikiLeaks

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:14 AM ET, 11/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Apple, IP, Twitter, Wikileaks, FCC, Net Neutrality, Facebook, FTC, FCC

Posted at 06:12 PM ET, 11/10/2011

Report: Facebook, FTC close to settlement on privacy

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  06:12 PM ET, 11/10/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Facebook, privacy

Posted at 08:39 AM ET, 11/08/2011

The Circuit: Google’s top lobbyist leaving, Facebook execs on privacy, Apple security flaw

Google’s Davidson leaving for sabbatical, Facebook execs on privacy, Apple security flaw

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:39 AM ET, 11/08/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  LinkedIn, Apple, Security, Mobile, Facebook, Privacy, Google

Posted at 08:34 AM ET, 11/04/2011

The Circuit: Groupon IPO; LightSquared issue tangles FCC nominations; cyber spying report

Groupon IPO; LightSquared issue tangles FCC nominations; cyberspying report points to China, Russia.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:34 AM ET, 11/04/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Twitter, Facebook, Cybersecurity, IP, International, FCC, Groupon

Posted at 09:01 AM ET, 11/03/2011

The Circuit: Sprint, C Spire can continue cases; emergency alerts; ‘wardrobe malfunction’ ruling

Judge says Sprint, C Spire can move ahead with cases; emergency alerts; court rules on “wardrobe malfunction.”

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  09:01 AM ET, 11/03/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Facebook, Apple, FCC, ATT, T-Mobile

Posted at 08:35 AM ET, 10/28/2011

The Circuit: FCC approves USF reform, HP keeps PC unit, Samsung overtakes Apple

FCC approves USF reform, HP keeps PC unit, Samsung overtakes Apple

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:35 AM ET, 10/28/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Spectrum, lightsquared, facebook, cybersecurity, samsung, apple, hp, FCC, broadband

Posted at 08:21 AM ET, 10/24/2011

The Circuit: AT&T vs. Sprint, using social media to track gangs, small-business cybersecurity

AT&T vs. Sprint, using social media to track gangs, small business cybersecurity.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:21 AM ET, 10/24/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Google, YouTube, Microsoft, Cybersecurity, FCC, Commerce, Facebook, AT&T, T-Mobile

Posted at 08:34 AM ET, 10/21/2011

The Circuit: John Bryson confirmed as Commerce secretary, updating ECPA, Groupon IPO

Bryson gets the nod from Senate, plans to update law on electronic privacy, Groupon scales back IPO

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:34 AM ET, 10/21/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Microsoft, Twitter, Google, Facebook, AT&T, MetroPCS, spectrum, T-Mobile, Groupon, SEC, Privacy, NTIA

Posted at 08:26 AM ET, 10/04/2011

The Circuit: iPhone event, Facebook’s Sparapani leaves, tech industry supports FTAs

iPhone event, Facebook’s Sparapani leaves, tech industry supports FTAs

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:26 AM ET, 10/04/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Sprint, Kids Online, Privacy, Facebook, Apple

Posted at 10:38 AM ET, 09/30/2011

Spotify releases ‘private listening’ feature

In response to users’ criticism, the music streaming service is making it easier for customers to enjoy their favorite music in secret again.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  10:38 AM ET, 09/30/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Facebook

Posted at 08:30 AM ET, 09/30/2011

The Circuit: LightSquared, Facebook privacy, Twitter maps the world’s moods

LightSquared, Facebook privacy, Twitter maps the world's moods.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:30 AM ET, 09/30/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Facebook, LightSquared, FCC, FTC, Privacy, Twitter, Amazon

Posted at 04:09 PM ET, 09/29/2011

Privacy advocates ask FTC to investigate Facebook

Privacy advocates have asked the Federal Trade Commission to look into Facebook’s business practices

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  04:09 PM ET, 09/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Facebook, Privacy

Posted at 08:31 AM ET, 09/27/2011

The Circuit: Facebook’s PAC, AT&T/T-Mobile merger, Spotify and Facebook

Facebook’s PAC, AT&T/T-Mobile merger, Spotify and Facebook

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:31 AM ET, 09/27/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  FTC, Amazon, Facebook, AT&T, T-Mobile, FCC, DOJ, Google, Microsoft

Posted at 05:40 PM ET, 09/26/2011

Want Spotify? Get Facebook

The company said that many of its users have already connected their accounts to Facebook, making it easy to integrate the logins.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  05:40 PM ET, 09/26/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Facebook

Posted at 10:42 AM ET, 09/26/2011

Privacy advocates oppose Facebook changes

Users say the changes are confusing

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  10:42 AM ET, 09/26/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Facebook, privacy

Posted at 08:41 AM ET, 09/26/2011

The Circuit: LightSquared promises jobs, increased access; Facebook privacy; Netflix, DreamWorks sign a deal

Facebook privacy; Obama, House leaders in Silicon Valley; Netflix, DreamWorks sign a deal

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:41 AM ET, 09/26/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Groupon, Google, Net Neutrality, Netflix, Facebook, Online privacy, LightSquared, spectrum, FCC, Verizon

Posted at 08:47 AM ET, 09/23/2011

The Circuit: Call for LightSquared investigation; Meg Whitman in as HP CEO; online video competition heats up

Call for LightSquared investigation; Meg Whitman in as HP CEO; Blockbuster streaming video

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:47 AM ET, 09/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  facebook, cybersecurity, streaming video, ebay, hp, fcc, lightsquared, spectrum

Posted at 08:10 AM ET, 09/22/2011

The Circuit: AT&T makes small gains in hearing; Google's Schmidt defends practices; Facebook preps for announcements

AT&T makes small gains in hearing; Google's Schmidt defends practices; Facebook preps for announcements

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:10 AM ET, 09/22/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  IP, HP, FTC, FCC, DOJ, Facebook, Google, AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile

Posted at 08:26 AM ET, 09/21/2011

The Circuit: AT&T’s next round, Google’s Schmidt to the Hill, Facebook redesign

AT&T’s next round, Google’s Schmidt to the Hill, Facebook redesign

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:26 AM ET, 09/21/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Google, Kids Online, Facebook, Google, DOJ, FTC, International, AT&T, T-Mobile

Posted at 08:48 AM ET, 09/15/2011

The Circuit: LightSquared campaign contributions, Kids’ privacy, EU officials meet with advertisers

Kids’ privacy, EU officials meet with advertisers

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:48 AM ET, 09/15/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Google, Facebook, International, Privacy, IP, Spectrum

Posted at 08:51 AM ET, 09/01/2011

The Circuit: AT&T, T-Mobile and the DOJ; lawsuit alleges Microsoft tracking; Apple responds to pollution criticism

AT&T, T-Mobile and the DOJ; lawsuit alleges Microsoft tracking; Apple responds to pollution criticism.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:51 AM ET, 09/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Facebook, Apple, Google, Microsoft, AT&T, T-Mobile, FCC, DOJ

Posted at 08:52 AM ET, 08/29/2011

The Circuit: Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile to invest in Isis; Google+ is ‘identity service’; Samsung, Apple

Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile to invest in Isis; Google+ is “identity service”; Samsung, Apple.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:52 AM ET, 08/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Facebook, Privacy, Groupon, IP, Apple, International, Google, AT&T, T-Mobile

Posted at 08:32 AM ET, 08/24/2011

The Circuit: WikiLeaks releases new cables, earthquakes jam cell networks, Sprint iPhone report

WikiLeaks releases new cables, earthquakes jam cell networks, Sprint iPhone report

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:32 AM ET, 08/24/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Security, Facebook, Privacy, Twitter, Sprint, Apple, Broadband, FCC, International

Posted at 08:36 AM ET, 08/23/2011

The Circuit: Sprint pans AT&T model, FCC strikes ‘fairness doctrine,’ ruling helps Web music lockers

Sprint pans AT&T’s new model, FCC strikes “fairness doctrine,” court ruling helps online music lockers.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:36 AM ET, 08/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  HHS, Facebook, CTIA, Security, IP, Amazon, Google, FCC, Sprint, AT&T, T-Mobile

Posted at 08:42 AM ET, 08/22/2011

The Circuit: Skype snaps up GroupMe, July tops social media metrics, smartphone patents

Skype snaps up GroupMe, July tops social media metrics, smartphone patents.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:42 AM ET, 08/22/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Apple, Spectrum, FCC, IP, Facebook, Twitter, Verizon, Skype

Posted at 03:44 PM ET, 08/19/2011

Facebook ‘Like’ button violates privacy laws, German official rules

Facebook says it firmly believes its “Like” button is in compliance with EU standards.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  03:44 PM ET, 08/19/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Facebook, Privacy, International

Posted at 08:53 AM ET, 08/17/2011

The Circuit: Tech titans in tight race, ICANN chief to step down, S. Korea privacy suit against Apple

“Gang of Four” tech titans race to the top, ICANN’s Beckstrom will resign at end of term, Apple faces iPhone privacy suit in South Korea.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:53 AM ET, 08/17/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Apple, IP, HTC, Samsung, International, Privacy, ICANN, Google, Apple, Amazon, Facebook

Posted at 08:47 AM ET, 08/10/2011

The Circuit: Apple and Exxon, satellite TV loses customers, Calif. merger review

Apple and Exxon battle for most valuable company, Dish and DirecTV report subscriber loss, California looks at AT&T/T-Mobile deal.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:47 AM ET, 08/10/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Facebook, LightSquared, Spectrum, IP, Apple, International, AT&T, T-Mobile, Dish, DirecTV

Posted at 08:26 AM ET, 08/08/2011

The Circuit: Anonymous and Syria, Verizon workers strike, AT&T makes voicemail passwords the default

Anonymous hits Syrian Defense Ministry site; 45,000 Verizon workers strike over contract; AT&T responds to phone hacking scandals

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:26 AM ET, 08/08/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  IP, Facebook, AT&T, Verizon, Cybersecurity

Posted at 09:03 AM ET, 08/04/2011

The Circuit: WH will name chief information officer, T-Mobile loses subscribers, Google’s patent war

WH to name new chief information officer, T-Mobile loses subscribers, Google’s patent war.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  09:03 AM ET, 08/04/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Facebook, Kids Online, IP, Google, Microsoft, Apple, T-Mobile

Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 08/03/2011

The Circuit: China hacks, broadband speeds, international cybercrime bill

China hacks, broadband speeds, cybercrime bill

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  09:00 AM ET, 08/03/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Broadband, facebook, IP, Cybersecurity, International, FCC

Posted at 08:26 AM ET, 07/25/2011

The Circuit: RIM layoffs, Facebook privacy, patent trolling

RIM layoffs, Facebook privacy, patent trolling.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:26 AM ET, 07/25/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Apple, International, Cybersecurity, IP, Microsoft, Facebook, Privacy, RIM

Posted at 08:24 AM ET, 07/19/2011

The Circuit: Hackers hit the Sun; mobile moms; kids’ privacy

Hackers hit the Sun; mobile moms; kids’ privacy.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:24 AM ET, 07/19/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Facebook, Security, Kids online, privacy, Security

Posted at 08:27 AM ET, 07/11/2011

The Circuit: Google’s antitrust probes, Groupon changes privacy policy, privacy on the Hill

Google’s antitrust probes, Groupon changes privacy policy, privacy on the Hill.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:27 AM ET, 07/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  International, Google, Facebook, Twitter, Privacy, Security, Groupon, Online shopping, Antitrust, FTC, IP

Posted at 08:26 AM ET, 07/08/2011

The Circuit: ISPs fight piracy, FCC ownership rule rejected, Google + not yet for businesses

ISPs fight piracy, FCC ownership rule rejected, Google + not yet for businesses

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:26 AM ET, 07/08/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Apple, Facebook, Google, Amazon, FCC, Net neutrality, IP

Posted at 09:26 AM ET, 07/07/2011

The Circuit: DOJ’s Christine Varney to step down; Obama’s Twitter town hall; Washington Post Jobs site hacked

Justice’s top antitrust cop, Christine Varney, to step down; Twitter town hall; Washington Post Jobs site hacked.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  09:26 AM ET, 07/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Facebook, Apple, Amazon, IP, Hulu, Security, Twitter, Antitrust, DOJ

Posted at 08:14 AM ET, 07/05/2011

The Circuit: Fox News and Apple hacked; Biden joins Twitter; Microsoft and Baidu sign deal

Fox News, Apple hacked; VP joins Twitter; Microsoft, Baidu.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:14 AM ET, 07/05/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Facebook, International, Microsoft, Twitter, Security, Apple

Posted at 08:43 AM ET, 06/29/2011

The Circuit: Commerce Committee on privacy, data security; Facebook Credits; Google social network

Senate Commerce talks privacy and data security, Facebook Credits, Google’s social network.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:43 AM ET, 06/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Privacy, Zynga, Facebook, Security, FBI, Google, Privacy

Posted at 08:14 AM ET, 06/28/2011

The Circuit: FCC neutral on competition; location-based services forum; Citigroup says $2.7 million lost in hack

FCC neutral on competition; looking at location-based services; Citigroup says $2.7 million lost in hack.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:14 AM ET, 06/28/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Apple, Facebook, Google, Cybersecurity, IP, FCC, Mobile, AT&T, T-Mobile

Posted at 10:12 AM ET, 06/24/2011

Winklevoss twins file suit in Boston court

After deciding not to appeal to the Supreme Court, the twin brothers file suit in Boston.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  10:12 AM ET, 06/24/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Facebook

Posted at 08:19 AM ET, 06/24/2011

The Circuit: LulzSec hacks Arizona police, Google antitrust, patent reform passes House

LulzSec hacks Arizona police over immigration; Google faces state, FTC antitrust probes; patent reform passes House 304-117

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:19 AM ET, 06/24/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Facebook, Apple, Samsung, International, IP, Google, Security, Cybersecurity

Posted at 08:32 AM ET, 06/20/2011

The Circuit: FCC to address cramming; Sega cyber attack; Skype, Microsoft get FTC nod

Sega hit with cyber attack, LulzSec denies responsibility; Skype, Microsoft get FTC nod, Skype execs reportedly axed; ICANN approves expansion to more, non-English domains.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:32 AM ET, 06/20/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Twitter, Facebook, Microsoft, Skype, Security

Posted at 01:03 PM ET, 06/17/2011

Google tops list of most-watched video sites

VEVO, Yahoo!, Facebook and Viacom Digital rounded out the top five.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  01:03 PM ET, 06/17/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Facebook, Google, YouTubel Online video, Hulu

Posted at 08:32 AM ET, 06/17/2011

The Circuit: Program fights cyber attacks; DVD rentals hard to find; Conn. AG wants Facebook tagging info

The NSA and ISPs fight cyberattacks, rentals scarce as customers search for DVDs, Connecticut AG asks Facebook for more information on tagging suggestions.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:32 AM ET, 06/17/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  IP, Google, RIM, Facebook, Netflix, Security

Posted at 08:26 AM ET, 06/15/2011

The Circuit: Ex-WH press secretary Joe Lockhart to Facebook; U.S., China need cyber attack rules; Pandora IPO

Former Clinton press secretary Joe Lockhart to Facebook communications; Kissinger, Huntsman call for U.S.-China cyber detente, Pandora raises $234.9 million in IPO.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:26 AM ET, 06/15/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Security, Spectrum, Pandora, International, Facebook

Posted at 08:42 AM ET, 06/14/2011

The Circuit: Apple and Nokia, LulzSec hits Senate.gov, Bono Mack releases breach bill draft

Apple pays Nokia after years of patent disputes, LulzSec hits Senate.gov, Bono Mack suggests national breach standards

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:42 AM ET, 06/14/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Commerce, Facebook, Security, Apple, IP

Posted at 09:03 AM ET, 06/09/2011

The Circuit: Citigroup admits breach, Facebook tagging, Sony faces more questions

The Circuit:Citigroup admits breach, Facebook tagging, Sony faces more questions

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  09:03 AM ET, 06/09/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Spectrum, FCC, Security, Facebook

Posted at 12:21 PM ET, 06/08/2011

Facebook tagging subject of EU probe

The EU is looking into whether the automatic face identification feature violates privacy rules.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  12:21 PM ET, 06/08/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Facebook, International

Posted at 08:18 AM ET, 06/08/2011

The Circuit: Facebook knows your face, Commerce talks cybersecurity, Google and Kazakhstan

Facebook rolls out facial recognition feature, Commerce takes on business cybersecurity, Google responds to Kazakh Internet order

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:18 AM ET, 06/08/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Facebook, Google, Privacy, Security, Commerce, FCC, Spectrum, Kids Online

Posted at 10:01 AM ET, 06/03/2011

The Circuit: Groupon IPO, Gmail attack causes China tension, Calif. privacy bill dies in Senate

Groupon going public, China denies involvement in Gmail attack, California Senate does not pass Web bill

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  10:01 AM ET, 06/03/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Security, Kids Online, Facebook, Google, Mobile, AT&T, Verizon, Privacy, International, Groupon, SEC

Posted at 03:47 PM ET, 06/02/2011

Facebook says ownership suit is based on forged documents

The company said that Paul Ceglia forged documents purportedly showing that he owns half of Facebook

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  03:47 PM ET, 06/02/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Facebook

Posted at 08:48 AM ET, 06/02/2011

The Circuit: Gmail hacked, LightSquared and Sprint said near deal, Google Books

Gmail hacked, LightSquared and Sprint said near deal, Google Books still a no-go

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:48 AM ET, 06/02/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Security, Interenational, Google, LightSquared, Sprint, Netflix, Facebook

Posted at 08:31 AM ET, 05/27/2011

The Circuit: Obama taps Twitter CEO, Bloomberg challenges Comcast, PayPal sues Google

The Circuit: Obama taps Twitter CEO, Bloomberg challenges Comcast, PayPal sues Google.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:31 AM ET, 05/27/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Microsoft, Skype, IP, Comcast, AT&T, T-Mobile, Google, Comcast, Broadband, FCC, Twitter, Facebook

Posted at 08:28 AM ET, 05/26/2011

The Circuit: Merger hearing; Google contactless payments; Facebook CEO talks privacy, music

AT&T and Deustche Telekom AG CEOs to testify on competition; Google launching “Google Wallet”; Zuckerberg clarifies comments on Facebook users under 13.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:28 AM ET, 05/26/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Privacy, Apple, Google, Twitter, International, Kids Online, Facebook, FCC, AT&T, T-Mobile

Posted at 08:57 AM ET, 05/24/2011

The Circuit: World leaders talk with tech leaders, Walden blasts FCC report, privacy bill of rights

The Circuit: World leaders talk with tech leaders, Walden blasts FCC report, privacy bill of rights.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:57 AM ET, 05/24/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Security, Privacy, IP, FCC, AT&T, T-Mobile, Leap Wireless, International, Facebook, Google, Amazon

Posted at 08:32 AM ET, 05/23/2011

The Circuit: Sony expects loss, autocratic regimes on the Web, Senate to examine cybersecurity plan

The Circuit: Sony expects loss, autocratic regimes fight dissenters on the Web, Senate to examine White House cybersecurity plan.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:32 AM ET, 05/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Google, Twitter, Facebook, FCC, Apple, Microsoft

Posted at 08:48 AM ET, 05/20/2011

The Circuit: Facebook IPO ‘inevitable,’ USA Today pans AT&T/T-Mobile, Comcast restores money after critical tweet

The Circuit: Facebook COO says IPO “inevitable,” USA Today pans AT&T/T-Mobile deal, Senate addresses kids’ privacy

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:48 AM ET, 05/20/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Facebook, LinkedIn, AT&T, T-Mobile, FCC, FTC, Apple, Google, Verizon, Wireless

Posted at 08:22 AM ET, 05/19/2011

The Circuit: Privacy hearing, Apple and EMI, Eric Schmidt vs. MPAA

The Senate Commerce Consumer Protection subcommittee will address the issue of mobile privacy Thursday morning. And other tech news.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:22 AM ET, 05/19/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Google, Apple, Facebook, Twitter, Privacy, IP, LinkedIn

Posted at 08:43 AM ET, 05/18/2011

The Circuit: Dell and HP; Facebook, Twitter, Google oppose Calif. law; lawmakers demand more from Sony

The Circuit: Dell and HP; Facebook, Twitter, Google oppose Calif. law; lawmakers demand more from Sony

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:43 AM ET, 05/18/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Tablets, Privacy, Security, Google, Facebook, Skype, Microsoft, Mobile

Posted at 08:59 AM ET, 05/17/2011

The Circuit: LinkedIn IPO jumps to $4 billion, Dems push for public safety network, Commerce launches bilingual initiative

Following intense investor interest, LinkedIn’s initial public offering is now expected to be valued at about $4 billion.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:59 AM ET, 05/17/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  LinkedIn, Spectrum, Broadband, FTC, Facebook

Posted at 08:49 AM ET, 05/11/2011

The Circuit: Merger hearing, Groupon Now, Google profits

The Circuit: Merger hearing, Groupon Now, Google profits

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:49 AM ET, 05/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  AT&T, T-Mobile, Sprint, Groupon, Google, Facebook

Posted at 08:30 AM ET, 05/05/2011

The Circuit: Net neutrality; Skype’s rumored joint venture talks; Apple, Google, Intel sued over pay

The Circuit: Net neutrality hearing; Skype in rumored joint venture talks; Apple, Google, Intel sued for pay fixing.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:30 AM ET, 05/05/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  FCC, Skype, Facebook, Google, Apple, Intel, Microsoft, Yahoo

Posted at 08:35 AM ET, 04/26/2011

The Circuit: Facebook Deals, Republicans question cellphone tracking, YouTube streaming movies

The Circuit: Facebook Deals, Republicans question cellphone tracking, YouTube streaming movies.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:35 AM ET, 04/26/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Facebook, Privacy, Apple, Google, Online Video, Netflix, Tablets

Posted at 08:58 AM ET, 04/20/2011

Live coverage of Obama’s town hall today

Reporter Cecilia Kang is in California today to cover President Barack Obama’s town hall today from Palo Alto, Calif. where he’ll talk about the budget.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:58 AM ET, 04/20/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Facebook

Posted at 08:30 AM ET, 04/20/2011

The Circuit: Obama at Facebook HQ; WikiLeaks suspect leaving Quantico; Intel, Yahoo earnings

The Circuit: President Obama at Facebook HQ; WikiLeaks suspect leaving Quantico; Intel, Yahoo report good earnings

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:30 AM ET, 04/20/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Facebook, Wikileaks, Intel, Yahoo, Apple, Mobile, Privacy

Posted at 08:30 AM ET, 04/11/2011

The Circuit: Facebook, Baidu strike a deal; Steve Jobs bio in 2012; Google acquisitions

Facebook, Baidu strike a deal; Steve Jobs bio in 2012; Google acquisitions.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:30 AM ET, 04/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Facebook, International, Apple, Google, Online Music, Antitrust, Tablets, Net Neutrality

Posted at 08:30 AM ET, 04/08/2011

The Circuit: Google reorganizes, net neutrality vote rescheduled, SEC may ease investor rules

Google reorganizes, net neutrality vote rescheduled, SEC may ease investor rules.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:30 AM ET, 04/08/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Google, Antitrust, DOJ, Net Neutrality, FCC, SEC, Facebook

Posted at 08:30 AM ET, 04/07/2011

The Circuit: Net neutrality, FCC votes on data roaming, Google faces new regulations

The Circuit: Net neutrality, FCC votes on data roaming, Google faces new regulations.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:30 AM ET, 04/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Net Neutrality, FCC, Google, Facebook, Mobile

Posted at 08:40 AM ET, 03/29/2011

Tech firms hiring White House staffers

The Obama administration brought Facebook and Twitter to politics. And now it’s giving back, as staffers leave the White House and take key jobs at Silicon Valley firms.

By Cecilia Kang  |  08:40 AM ET, 03/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Facebook

Posted at 08:24 AM ET, 03/28/2011

The Circuit: Google jumps into group messaging, Facebook wooing former press secretary, Apple may delay iOS 5 until fall

Google is jumping on the group messaging bandwagon. Over the weekend, the company introduced a group messaging program, Disco.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:24 AM ET, 03/28/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Google, Facebook, Apple, Kids Online

Posted at 09:52 AM ET, 03/24/2011

The Circuit: Twitter may rehire Dorsey; more weigh in on merger; Apple AirPlay

The Circuit: Twitter may rehire Dorsey; more weigh in on merger; Apple AirPlay

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  09:52 AM ET, 03/24/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Twitter, AT&T, T-Mobile, Apple, Google, International, Facebook

Posted at 08:30 AM ET, 03/21/2011

The Circuit: AT&T plans to acquire T-Mobile, Google says Gmail blocked in China, Facebook acquires app maker

AT&T announced Sunday afternoon that it plans to buy T-Mobile, which would lead to the merger of the second- and fourth-largest mobile networks in the country.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:30 AM ET, 03/21/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  AT&T, T-Mobile, Sprint, Verizon, DOJ, FCC, Google, International, Facebook

Posted at 08:29 AM ET, 03/14/2011

The Circuit: State Dept. spokesman resigns, AT&T caps Internet use, Facebook and Zynga aid Japan

State Department spokesman P.J. Crowley stepped down on Sunday after criticizing the government’s detainment of Pfc. Bradley Manning, who is being held for supposedly leaking documents to WikiLeaks.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:29 AM ET, 03/14/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  at&t, dsl, net neutrality, facebook, wikileaks, apple, tablet

Posted at 03:45 AM ET, 03/09/2011

The Circuit: Senate passes patent reform, hearing on net neutrality, European Commission grapples with cookie law

LEADING THE DAY: The Senate passed a comprehensive patent reform bill in a 95-5 vote on Tuesday. The America Invents Act, among other changes, reworks the U.S. patent system to operate on a first to file system rather than the current first to invent system.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  03:45 AM ET, 03/09/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  net neutrality, online video, Twitter, Facebook, international

Posted at 08:37 AM ET, 03/07/2011

The Circuit: Net neutrality; Facebook and Skype in rumored talks; Google deals with malware apps

LEADING THE WEEK: Net neutrality talk is back on the Hill this week as the communications subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee prepares to hold hearings on net neutrality and the economy. The Federal Communications Commission is expected to turn in a report today on how its net neutrality rule will affect the economy. House Republicans requested the report Thursday.

By Hayley Tsukayama  |  08:37 AM ET, 03/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  fcc, google, facebook, online video