Karl Bode

Tech news

Corporations Are Limiting Public Access to Presidential Primary Debates

Debates should be available on every PBS station from coast to coast, but corporations manage them for profit.
Karl Bode
4 days ago
privacy

New Bill Promises an End to Our Privacy Nightmare, Jail Time to CEOs Who Lie

"Mark Zuckerberg won’t take Americans’ privacy seriously unless he feels personal consequences. Under my bill he’d face jail time for lying to the government," Sen. Ron Wyden said.
Karl Bode
4 days ago
AI

Watch This Humanoid Robot Hand Solve a Rubik’s Cube

The efforts are paving the way for robots that can solve complex mechanical problems in the real world.
Karl Bode
10.15.19
big telecom

Google Stadia Is On A Collision Course With Broadband Caps, Study Shows

Many gamers don’t even know they have a broadband cap. That’s about to change.
Karl Bode
10.11.19
5G

AT&T and Verizon Don't Want You To Know Where 5G Really Is

Big Telecom is resisting efforts by the government to require it to include 5G availability in broadband maps.
Karl Bode
10.10.19
Internet

24% of Your Cable TV Bill Is Just Bogus Fees, Study Says

Consumer Reports estimates cable industry makes $28 billion a year in misleading surcharges alone.
Karl Bode
10.4.19
Internet

Courts Mostly Back FCC Assault on Net Neutrality

But the court also blocked the FCC’s attempt to ban states from stepping in and protecting consumers themselves.
Karl Bode
10.1.19
AT&T

AT&T Workers Fight For Their Lives As Company Faces Investor Revolt

Union workers say an investor plan to save the company will only make the problem worse.
Karl Bode
Edward Ongweso Jr
10.1.19
Internet

Streaming Exclusives Could Double Piracy Rates, Study Warns

Annoying consumers with too many costly streaming options could backfire, survey suggests.
Karl Bode
10.1.19
net neutrality

Study Proves The FCC's Core Justification for Killing Net Neutrality Was False

The biggest study yet finds Ajit Pai’s repeated claims that net neutrality hurt broadband investment have never been true.
Karl Bode
9.27.19
Games News

This Real Time Strategy Game Is Just 13 Kilobytes

The Js13kGames competition challenges game developers to create teeny, tiny games in Javascript.
Karl Bode
9.26.19
phones

Phones Don't Give You Horns, Says Journal That Claimed Phones Give You Horns

They weren’t horns. And they weren’t caused by cell phones. Other than that, good job, everybody.
Karl Bode
9.25.19
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