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Vietnam denies involvement with cyberattacks

Government dismisses what it called "groundless" accusations that it used malware to intimidate opponents of a mining project in Vietnam.

By April 5, 2010


Robotic undersea vehicle draws power from ocean

Autonomous vehicle built by NASA, U.S. Navy, and academic researchers cruises through a three-month demo, drawing power only from variations in sea temperatures.

By April 5, 2010


Facebook in Vietnam: Social-networking blues

CNET's Dong Ngo reports from Hanoi on troubles that local users have been facing in accessing the social network. But is the government to blame?

By December 9, 2009


Europe sets rules on aid for broadband rollouts

The European Commission sees a role for public investment in boosting high-speed access, but also aims to avoid re-creating the monopolies of yesteryear.

By September 18, 2009


Capitol Hill eclipse for solar power?

One of the engines of growth for solar energy projects has been a federal tax credit. Now that financial incentive could be in jeopardy.

By August 18, 2008


Tax-free Internet shopping days could be numbered

Pro-tax states and the National Conference of State Legislatures are hoping to persuade Congress to let states impose new fees on Internet and mail-order sales.

By April 15, 2008


Big ISPs back plan to wire low-income Americans

AT&T, Verizon, the cable industry, and others team up with state and local governments and a nonprofit group with goal of bringing broadband to 500,000 more homes by 2010.

By April 8, 2008


Homeland Security proposes delayed Real ID rollout

Under final rules for the controversial program, states would have until 2017 to issue requisite driver's licenses to their residents. Privacy and civil liberties advocates still aren't happy.

By January 11, 2008


DigitalGlobe's new satellite view is twice as sharp

New satellite from DigitalGlobe sends supersharp images for military and commercial use.

By November 14, 2007


New Net taxes could arrive in November

Because Congress has yet to renew a moratorium on Net access taxes, users could pay more for DSL and cable modem bills.

By September 14, 2007