A government cap on carrier subsidies caused a steep decline in phone sales, although there are some signs of recovery as low-cost monthly plans and used phone sales are on the rise.
In a letter to the president, US Sens. Al Franken and Dean Heller call for stronger transparency in the USA Freedom Act.
Channeling the idea of a hackathon, Mark Zuckerberg's political action group uses coding and data mining to spark political action on immigration.
Years after Google first began raising concerns about the Electronic Communications Privacy Act, the tech titan's efforts to get Congress to care might be bearing fruit.
Apple and Google are among the firms saying the bill passed by the House is watered down. Will the Senate restore some of the original safeguards?
Bill aimed at reducing patent litigation removed from agenda after lawmakers failed to reach agreement on key details.
New legislation is necessary to prevent discrimination and protect civil rights, says review panel commissioned by President Obama.
The NSA whistleblower says the latest development “marks the beginning of a new effort to reclaim our rights from the NSA.”
With a key, spying-related section of the Patriot Act up for reauthorization, tech heavyweights team up with other groups in outlining "essential" changes to US surveillance policies.
President Barack Obama issues a memorandum to bring 25 federal agencies together to help encourage private industry to deploy broadband.