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Upton to Chair Key Committee

Rep. Fred Upton (R-Mich.), a moderate Republican, beat out three other contenders to get chairmanship of the powerful Energy and Commerce Committee. The decision by the GOP steering committee is…

December 8, 2010, 12:00 AM EST

Tina Brown Consults Ciro Scotti on 'Beast' Transition

The Newsweek-Daily Beast merger isn’t final yet, but über editor Tina Brown is moving forward, tapping longtime Bloomberg BusinessWeek managing director Ciro Scotti to consult during the transition. A Daily Beast…

December 6, 2010, 12:00 AM EST

Salon's Swan Song?

Who will buy The site's search for a buyer has drawn attention to its troubled business model as a standalone news site, but its content and audience could be…

December 5, 2010, 12:00 AM EST

Web Firms: Don't Panic on 'Do Not Track'

The digital community doesn't need to worry about a "Do Not Track" list sitting on a bureaucratic server—as long as Web publishers, social and ad networks and others get serious…

December 3, 2010, 12:00 AM EST

Barry Diller to Relinquish CEO Title at IAC

Barry Diller will relinquish his CEO title at IAC, with former CEO Greg Blatt taking over the CEO position and joining the company’s board, the company announced on Wednesday…

December 2, 2010, 12:00 AM EST

Companies OK With FCC Net Neutrality Rules

All those meetings Internet providers held with the Federal Communications Commission over the last few days have paid off in an FCC net neutrality agenda item the companies can live…

December 1, 2010, 12:00 AM EST

FTC to Release Privacy Report

The Federal Trade Commission will issue a long-awaited report later today (Dec. 1) on online privacy and what can be done to make it easier for consumers to safeguard their…

December 1, 2010, 12:00 AM EST

FCC Adds Internet Regulation to Agenda

As expected and despite protestations from Congressional Republicans, the Federal Communications Commission has officially added Internet traffic regulation to its agenda. The monthly agenda, released at 12:01 a.m. Wednesday (Dec.…

December 1, 2010, 12:00 AM EST

Jackass 3.5 Coming to a Site Near You

p.MsoNormal, li.MsoNormal, div.MsoNormal { margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt; font-size: 12pt;"Times New Roman"; }div.Section1 { page: Section1; }MTV Films and Paramount Digital Entertainment have so much extra footage from Jackass 3-D—which…

November 30, 2010, 12:00 AM EST

'Do Not Track' Hearing Tees Up

The Internet's ability to track a consumer's every click has become a marketer's dream. That dream could be threatened if Congress passes legislation to establish a system allowing Internet users…

November 30, 2010, 12:00 AM EST