Technology News http://enews.earthlink.net/channel/news/tec Technology News Supplied by AP en-us (c) 2016 EarthLink Networks Inc. Sat, 03 Dec 2016 07:14:37 EST Sun, 04 Dec 2016 11:07:26 EST 5 Panel urges better cybersecurity to President-elect Trump http://enews.earthlink.net/article/tec?guid=20161203/fd3b3fd6-05e8-492b-b13e-bbeb2485f865 WASHINGTON (AP) — A presidential commission on Friday made 16 urgent recommendations to improve the nation's cybersecurity, including creating a nutritional-type label to help consumers shop wisely and appointing a new international ambassador on the subject — weeks before President-elect Donald Trump takes office. Sat, 03 Dec 2016 07:14:37 EST 20161203/fd3b3fd6-05e8-492b-b13e-bbeb2485f865 By TAMI ABDOLLAH and DARLENE SUPERVILLE Associated Press FCC: AT&T, Verizon shouldn't exempt own apps from data caps http://enews.earthlink.net/article/tec?guid=20161202/c796c4e3-2fce-4aef-8f6b-757b5a82805c NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. regulators are calling out AT&T and Verizon for exempting their own video apps from data caps on customers' cellphones. Fri, 02 Dec 2016 16:46:19 EST 20161202/c796c4e3-2fce-4aef-8f6b-757b5a82805c By TALI ARBEL Associated Press 1st US offshore wind farm to begin production within days http://enews.earthlink.net/article/tec?guid=20161202/e80ece95-c02d-43f5-9c56-0a16d39291c9 PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — There has been a hiccup at the nation's first offshore wind farm as it prepares to start delivering power. Fri, 02 Dec 2016 13:36:12 EST 20161202/e80ece95-c02d-43f5-9c56-0a16d39291c9 Associated Press How a Trump administration could shape the internet http://enews.earthlink.net/article/tec?guid=20161202/feb17bf4-66aa-4ec4-91b7-aa8d1855b869 Under a President Donald Trump, cable and phone companies could gain new power to influence what you do and what you watch online — not to mention how much privacy you have while you're at it. Fri, 02 Dec 2016 11:27:22 EST 20161202/feb17bf4-66aa-4ec4-91b7-aa8d1855b869 By TALI ARBEL Associated Press German Parliament chief to OK probe of WikiLeaks documents http://enews.earthlink.net/article/tec?guid=20161202/13a1357d-19c1-4bdd-aa6c-0faa2bb11ab9 BERLIN (AP) — The speaker of the German Parliament is planning to approve a criminal investigation into the leak of confidential documents relating to U.S. Fri, 02 Dec 2016 10:02:13 EST 20161202/13a1357d-19c1-4bdd-aa6c-0faa2bb11ab9 Associated Press