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Tuesday, Oct 1, 2013 at 12:52 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Government Shutdown Won't Stop Twitter IPO

Government Shutdown Won't Stop Twitter IPO

Despite the government shutdown, Twitter will release its initial public documents this week and likely have its IPO processed by the Securities and Exchange Commission. Read »

Thursday, Aug 8, 2013 at 9:32 AM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Congress Looking to Legislate Google Glass

Congress Looking to Legislate Google Glass

A report says Congress is looking into creating laws that will limit the use of Google Glass while driving, at hospitals, casinos and movie theaters. Read »

Tuesday, Jul 2, 2013 at 12:30 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Lawmakers Have Google Glass Privacy Concerns

Lawmakers Have Google Glass Privacy Concerns

Google began a "charm offensive" with Congress, but some lawmakers still worry that people will lose more of their privacy. Read »

Wednesday, Mar 13, 2013 at 12:37 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Facebook Now Knows Your Netflix Binge-Watching Habits

Facebook Now Knows Your Netflix Binge-Watching Habits

A new app lets Facebook friends see what each other is watching on Netflix, so viewers beware. Read »

Tuesday, Apr 24, 2012 at 1:17 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Google is a Big Spender on Capitol Hill

Google is a Big Spender on Capitol Hill

The search engine spends more money lobbying Congress than Apple and Microsoft combined. Read »

Thursday, Apr 12, 2012 at 7:29 AM
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By Jason Middleton

Fired for 'Liking' Gay FB Page, Worker Claims

Fired for 'Liking' Gay FB Page, Worker Claims

An employee 'Liked' a 'Two Dads' Facebook page, his boss saw it, and that led to sexual and religious discrimination, according to the employee's lawsuit. Read »

Friday, Feb 3, 2012 at 11:17 AM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Google's Privacy Policy Questioned in D.C.

Google's Privacy Policy Questioned in D.C.

Rep. Mary Bono Mack (R-Calif.) called Google's representatives not forthcoming at a closed-door session on Capitol Hill. Read »

Wednesday, Feb 1, 2012 at 6:28 AM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Google Agrees to Congress Privacy Briefing

Google Agrees to Congress Privacy Briefing

CEO Larry Page passes on testifying before Congress, but is sending two execs for a closed-door session to explain Google's new privacy policy. Read »

Friday, Dec 16, 2011 at 4:50 PM
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By Sajid Farooq

SOPA's Impact on Silicon Valley, You

SOPA's Impact on Silicon Valley, You

With one move, the House Judiciary Committee put on hold a conclusion to a debate that some say could change the way we use the Internet. Read »

Thursday, Sep 29, 2011 at 11:05 AM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Lawmakers Want FTC Facebook Probe

Lawmakers Want FTC Facebook Probe

Two congressmen want the Federal Trade Commission to investigate whether Facebook is collecting information from logged-off users. Read »

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Scott McGrew The host of Press:Here, Scott has 20 years experience as a television reporter, 10 of them covering technology. His work has been seen on CNN, CNBC, MSNBC, Fox News Channel and the BBC. He has been nominated for 10 Emmy Awards, but he’s quick to point out he’s never won any. He has been dabbling in computers since his first Apple II.
Barbara E. Hernandez Barbara is an award-winning business journalist whose work has appeared in the New York Times, San Francisco Chronicle and PCWorld.com. In her spare time, she lends money to entrepreneurs in developing nations, ponders the tech world and spends way too much time on Facebook. Follow her on Twitter @bhern.
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