Kenya to use Alphabet's balloons for rural Internet
Alphabet's Project Loon system of balloons will beam high-speed Internet access to Kenya's rural population.
Scant data protection leaves African surfers exposed
More than half of Africa's 54 countries have no data protection or privacy laws, and of the 14 countries that do, nine have no regulators to enforce them.
MS to bring broadband to millions of rural Americans
Microsoft will bring high-speed Internet to millions of rural Americans through unused television airwaves, in a long-term bet for user growth.
Senate votes to overturn Obama broadband privacy rules
The US Senate yesterday voted narrowly to repeal regulations requiring ISPs to do more to protect customers' privacy.