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Massachusetts approves bill to ban upskirt pics

After a case that seemed to defy any sense that might be common, the Massachusetts legislature speeds through a bill that would classify upskirt pics as sexual harassment.

By March 6, 2014


Amazon to start charging sales tax in Massachusetts

The retail giant has struck a deal with the state to charge sales tax on purchases by this time next year.

By December 12, 2012


Massachusetts woman sues over Gmail snooping

A class action lawsuit accuses the Web giant of violating Massachusetts law for intercepting electronic communications of non-Gmail users.

By August 10, 2011


Massachusetts agency says virus led to data breach

Qakbot virus may have grabbed sensitive data as people used computers on the network of state's unemployment offices.

By May 17, 2011


Tech leaders get soaked in ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Zuckerberg, Nadella, and others join the viral challenge, which was created by Massachusetts resident and ALS patient Pete Frates.

By August 14, 2014


Massachusetts goes green to relive tech glory

The Bay State used to rival Silicon Valley for tech industry leadership. Can green tech help it regain some of that cachet?

By June 23, 2009


Massachusetts: MIT students deserve 'no First Amendment protection'

The Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority ratchets up the rhetoric against three MIT students who are the subject of a court-imposed restraining order that a federal judge has declined to modify.

By August 14, 2008


Massachusetts: We want to meet with MIT subway-hacking students

State transit authority says it's reviewing the Defcon presentation prepared by three students it sued, and wants to meet with them before deciding whether to continue with a federal lawsuit.

By August 11, 2008


Report: Massachusetts leads country in science and technology

According to a new study by the Milken Institute, the Bay State is poised for economic growth because of its technology resources.

By June 19, 2008


Biomass gasification plant set for Massachusetts

The $25 million pilot plant, expected to be completed in a year, will use wood chips, corn stover and switchgrass to make natural gas.

By October 25, 2007