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EU antitrust regulators to scrutinize Google's Android, report says

Regulators may examine whether or not Google uses Android's dominance to unfairly spread the use of its own services over those of competitors.

By July 30, 2014

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Japan backs off Bitcoin regulation -- for now

The country says it will make a final decision on the matter after it hears more arguments from both sides.

By June 19, 2014

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Uber snags former NY taxi regulator to lead policy

Startup's new hire, former taxi commissioner Ashwini Chabra, has a history of connecting the public and private sectors.

By May 20, 2014

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Top cable industry lobbyist to FCC: Don't regulate the Net

NCTA head and former FCC Chairman Michael Powell says regulating the Internet like a public utility, as Net neutrality supporters wish, would be a disaster.

By April 29, 2014

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Google really does Scroogle, regulator says

A UK regulator approves a Microsoft ad that claims Google scans every word of your e-mails, while Redmond only scans them for viruses and spam.

By March 27, 2014

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Fed chief Yellen: No power to regulate Bitcoin

As pressure builds for more regulation of the virtual currency, new chief Janet Yellen says this one is beyond the jurisdiction of the Federal Reserve.

By February 27, 2014

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White House faces options for regulating NSA data snooping -- report

Three of the options would change ownership of the data to a third party, while a fourth would kill the bulk data collection altogether, says The Wall Street Journal.

By February 26, 2014

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Why regulators are likely to reject a Sprint/T-Mobile deal

Reports have surfaced that Sprint is interested in acquiring T-Mobile, but T-Mobile's recent success with its "Uncarrier" strategy is likely to sway regulators to block any deal that takes T-Mobile out of the game.

By December 16, 2013

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Carriers, regulators tussle over next-gen broadband

The European Commission is urging telecommunications companies to move to faster networks to make the region stronger economically. Carriers, fearing financial disaster, aren't so eager to move fast.

By October 23, 2013

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Dell's go-private deal gets regulators' approval

The company expects to close the transaction before end of its third fiscal quarter on November 1.

By October 1, 2013