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Judge rules Charter must pay $1.1 billion after murder of cable customer

Enlarge / A Charter Spectrum service truck in McKinney, Texas, on Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2021. Getty Images | Bloomberg Charter Communications must...

FCC has approved $6 billion in broadband grants despite rejecting Starlink

Enlarge Several US government agencies are having a busy week for doling out broadband deployment funding to ISPs and state governments. Today,...

Botometer creator says Musk’s Twitter spam estimate “doesn’t mean anything”

EnlargeGetty Images | SOPA Images One of the creators of the Botometer—a web tool Elon Musk used to estimate Twitter's spam...

Musk ends bid to buy Twitter [Updated]

EnlargeGetty Images | SOPA Images Update: As suspected, Elon Musk has bailed on his bid to buy Twitter, claiming the company...

Sorry, Texas: Supreme Court blocks law banning “censorship” on social media

Enlarge / US and Texas flags flying outside the Texas State Capitol building in Austin.Getty Images | PA Thompson The US Supreme...

Texas looks to a Clarence Thomas opinion to defend its social media law

Enlarge / Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas speaks at the Heritage Foundation on October 21, 2021, in Washington, DC. Getty Images | Drew Angerer...

ISPs can’t find any judges who will block California net neutrality law

EnlargeGetty Images | Yuichiro Chino The broadband industry has lost another attempt to block California's net neutrality law. After ISP lobby groups'...

Spotify removes 70 Joe Rogan episodes as he faces heat over use of n-word

EnlargeGetty Images | Cindy Ord Spotify on Friday removed 70 Joe Rogan Experience episodes from 2020 and previous years. Meanwhile, Rogan issued...

Spotify says it will remove Neil Young’s music instead of dropping Joe Rogan

Enlarge / Neil Young performs at FirstMerit Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island during Farm Aid 30 on September 19, 2015, in Chicago, Illinois.Getty Images...

“Aw, screw it”: LAPD cops hunted Pokémon instead of responding to robbery

Enlarge / Visitors view a 10-meter-tall Pikachu glass and steel sculpture in Shanghai, China On November 28, 2021.Getty Images | Future Publishing ...

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