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Wi-Fi Alliance Launches Wi-Fi Certified 6 Program

Promising a "new Wi-Fi era," the nonprofit Wi-Fi Alliance industry group launched the Wi-Fi Certified 6 program. The program aims to hold devices that use next-gen 802.11ax Wi-Fi radios to an established set of standards.

Google Chrome proposes 'privacy sandbox' to reform advertising evils

Google's Chrome team proposed a "privacy sandbox" that's designed to give us the best of both worlds: ads that publishers can target toward our interests but that don't infringe our privacy.

FCC's Pai targets Lifeline fraudsters, but doesn't propose a funding cap

Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai is looking to root out waste, fraud and abuse in Lifeline, the FCC's phone subsidy program for the poor. But he's not ready to cap the budget on the program just yet.

Google Fiber is going wireless in Austin through Webpass

Google Fiber is expanding its Austin (TX) offering, through its wireless subsidiary, Webpass.