Category Archives: Internet

State Parks team with Google to attract a new generation of visitors

Agency teams with Google for virtual exploring as part of an effort to draw the next generation of visitors Source of this article: The Los Angeles Times, October 8, 2014 Three months ago, a group of Google contractors began walking … Continue reading

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Big guns take aim at Web piracy

Internet advocates fight media and drug companies over bills designed to shut down rogue websites. A new compromise plan is a good first step in restoring sanity to the war against international copyright pirates. Source of this article: The Los … Continue reading

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Backgrounder on ‘net neutrality’

Times editorial board member Jon Healey explains the debate around the FCC’s proposed rules. Source of this article: The Los Angeles Times, November 9, 1022 By Jon Healey The Senate is expected to decide as early as Wednesday whether to … Continue reading

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U.S. Is Denied Google Queries

Privacy activists hail a federal judge’s ruling. But he orders the search engine to reveal some information about websites in its database. Source of this article – Los Angeles Times, March 18, 2006 By Chris Gaither, Times Staff Writer A … Continue reading

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U.S. Obtains Internet Users’ Search Records

Yahoo and others reveal queries from millions of people; Google refuses. Identities aren’t included, but the data trove stirs privacy fears. Source of this article – Los Angeles Times, January 20, 2006 By Joseph Menn and Chris Gaither Times Staff … Continue reading

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