Tough questions about surveillance and privacy come to the fore in a San Jose, California, meeting that includes some of tech's biggest companies, Apple and Google among them.
The FCC is dragging its feet on granting AT&T a waiver to offer a Wi-Fi calling feature, while letting competitors go ahead, says the company. The feature fails to meet accessibility rules for the disabled.
On the heels of the announcement that 22 million Social Security numbers were compromised, Katherine Archuleta steps down as director of the Office of Personnel Management.
A former DEA agent admits to pocketing more than $100,000 worth of bitcoins that he solicited from Ross Ulbricht, founder of the online bazaar for illegal drugs.
After finding that federal employees' Social Security numbers were stolen, the US government discovers another breach, which exposed data on intelligence agents and others.
A breach revealed last week affected more people and grabbed more personal information than previously announced, the American Federation of Government Employees said Thursday.
The FBI says it's probing a data breach at the US agency responsible for conducting security clearance background checks.
Technically Incorrect: The selfie craze is officially out of control. At the French Open, a fan runs on the court just to take a selfie with the Swiss star.
Technically Incorrect: In something of a meta-event, a woman who is filming police during an operation is herself filmed as a deputy marshal grabs her phone and throws it to the ground.
President Barack Obama issues a memorandum to bring 25 federal agencies together to help encourage private industry to deploy broadband.