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Q&A: California lawmaker wants to blur Google Earth

California Assemblyman Joel Anderson explains why he's behind a move to force online map companies to limit the level of detail around certain types of locations and structures.

By March 11, 2009

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Lawmaker wants Google Maps to blur certain buildings

Proposed California state law would criminalize displaying churches, hospitals, government buildings and schools on online maps unless they were blurred.

By March 10, 2009

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Lawmaker: Consumers need details in data breach warnings

California State Sen. Joe Simitian says consumers should be given more information to understand the threat to their privacy when their data is affected by a security breach.

By March 6, 2009

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California lawmakers consider cyberbullying bill

School bullies who use the Internet or text messaging to harass fellow students could be kicked out of school under a bill being considered by the state Legislature.

By August 11, 2008

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To green the Capitol, lawmakers follow tech titans

Members of Congress aiming to green the U.S. Capitol are following the lead of Silicon Valley.

By April 29, 2008

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The Digital Home 12: Do lawmakers really ruin tech

In the latest episode of the Digital Home podcast, Don Reisinger chats with Andy Ihnatko and Microsoft. Check it out.

By April 23, 2008

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Lawmakers could ruin the tech industry

Don Reisinger doesn't like what lawmakers do and thinks they're ruining the tech industry. Is he right?

By April 22, 2008

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Lawmakers accuse Google of gaming the spectrum auction

Congressmen say open-access rules Google pushed for in spectrum auction--that where triggered by its own bidding--may have discouraged bidding by others and cost FCC billions.

By April 16, 2008

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North Carolina hopes for $1 billion Apple investment

State lawmakers are trying to sweeten the pot to get Apple to open a server farm there, the Associated Press reports.

By May 26, 2009

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Apple confirms North Carolina facility

Apple has confirmed it will be building a server farm in North Carolina, investing $1 billion in the state.

By June 3, 2009