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rep. ed markey


Apple responds to Rep. Markey on location

Apple has responded to a letter from U.S. Congressman Edward Markey about what it does with location data from iOS devices. While much of it is a rehash of the Q&A, Apple says there's an unnamed third-party that's getting some of the data.

By May 10, 2011


Rep. Markey: Don't turn BitTorrent into 'BitTrickle'

At start of hearing at Harvard Law School about Comcast's slowdown of file-sharing traffic, federal regulators warn that they're not taking the allegations lightly.

By February 25, 2008


Rep. Jared Polis, Web entrepreneur, on SOPA (Q&A)

Colorado Democrat has a good reason to say the Stop Online Piracy Act will "destroy the Internet as we know it." He previously founded a Web hosting company and BlueMountainArts.com.

By December 13, 2011


Rep. Issa: SOPA won't be approved unless fixed

GOP committee chairman says Stop Online Piracy Act hands the attorney general far too much power and will be too "controversial" for Republican leaders to send to the House floor for a vote.

By December 14, 2011


Lawmakers demand answers from Apple on iPhone tracking

Rep. Ed Markey is the latest politician on Capitol Hill to ask Apple for answers over a report that says the company's iOS software keeps track of users' location.

By April 21, 2011


Congressman raises privacy concerns over Amazon Silk

One of the key features of Amazon's new Kindle Fire tablet is the Silk browser, which is already causing controversy on its own. Rep. Ed Markey has some questions for Jeff Bezos.

By October 14, 2011


Photocopier fallout: Congress, FTC 'concerned'

After CBS News investigation, Rep. Ed Markey wants copy machine industry to "step up."

By May 18, 2010


Democrats push for FCC power over Internet

Google-Verizon proposal for limited Net neutrality rules doesn't allow for sufficient regulation, Rep. Ed Markey and three other House members claim.

By August 17, 2010


Politicos press Facebook CEO over privacy flap

Congressmen Ed Markey and Joe Barton, who targeted Apple and Google before, now want Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg to answer some pointed privacy questions.

By October 20, 2010


Now on YouTube: Politician-generated video

By now, politicians are used to being subjects of footage on the site, for better or worse. Rep. Ed Markey decided to take matters into his own hands.

By May 10, 2007