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FCC will also order states to scrap plans for their own net neutrality laws

Enlarge / Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai arrives for his confirmation hearing with the Senate Commerce Committee on July 19, 2017 in Washington, DC. reader comments 15 Share this story In addition to ditching its own net neutrality rules, the Federal Communications Commission also plans to tell state and local governments that they cannot […]

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Dealmaster: Get a PlayStation 4 for $200 and other early Black Friday deals

reader comments 0 Share this story Greetings, Arsians! Courtesy of our friends at TechBargains, we have another round of deals to share. Though the Black Friday madness is still a couple days away, various retailers have already kicked off deals that will remain live through this week’s shopping event. Those include Sony’s PlayStation 4 marked down […]

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Colorado fines Uber $8.9M for allowing dozens of unauthorized drivers

reader comments 0 Share this story Colorado authorities have issued an $8.9 million fine against Uber for authorizing drivers who had prior disqualifying criminal or vehicle-related offenses. According to the Colorado Public Utilities Commission, Uber allowed 57 drivers over the last 18 months who should not have been permitted to drive for the company. The […]

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Skype is the latest messaging app to disappear from Chinese app stores

Aurich Lawson reader comments 0 Share this story Yet another popular communications app has disappeared from app stores in China. According to a report from The New York Times, Microsoft’s messaging service Skype is no longer available from app stores, including Apple’s App Store. Google’s Play Store doesn’t operate in China, but Skype hasn’t appeared on […]