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Google Fiber makes expansion plans for $60 wireless gigabit service

Enlarge (credit: Webpass) Google Fiber's new wireless Internet division is apparently ready to expand.The company's Webpass subsidiary says in a job listing that it is "searching...

Uber exec broke ethics rule when lobbying about rights at Chicago...

Enlarge / David Plouffe (credit: Warren Little/Getty Images) Chicago's Board of Ethics is handing a former Uber executive a $90,000 fine for illegally...

Red-light camera firm pays Chicago $20 million to settle bribery case

Enlarge / A red light camera is located at La Brea Ave. and Santa Monica Blvd. in Los Angeles. (credit: Glenn Koenig / Getty...

2017 North American Employee Engagement Awards in association with CultureNext now...

North American Employee Engagement Conference in Chicago – June 08, 2017Awards ceremony & party follows a day of learning and collaboration at the conferenceSuper...

At PAX South, gamers gather to protest Trump

Enlarge (credit: Karlyn Meyer) It was Saturday night, and Trin Garritano was on vacation at PAX South, an annual San Antonio gathering where...

‘Celebgate’ nudes thief gets just nine months of porridge

I was addicted to porno, says chap who nicked compromising photos of 300 people An American bloke has been jailed for breaking into the online...

Original “patent troll” law firm is shutting down

EnlargeAlan Levine/Flickr reader comments 7 Share this story The Chicago law firm that became synonymous with "patent troll"-type litigation is shutting down, following...

How—and why—you should use a VPN any time you hop on...

One of the most important skills any computer user should have is the ability to use a virtual private network (VPN) to protect their...

Lawyer sues Chicago police, claims they used stingray on him

Enlarge / A Chicago Police car, as seen in 2003.Tim Boyle / Getty Images reader comments 18 Share this story A local attorney...

Facebook Live torture video nets arrest of four teens

Esther Vargasreader comments 137 Share this story Four teens were being held Thursday in Chicago in connection with a Facebook Live stream that...

Is an NSA contractor the next Snowden? In 2017, we hope...

EnlargeGetty Images News reader comments 6 Share this story We covered a ton of legal cases in 2016. The entire Apple encryption saga probably...

DOJ won’t prosecute Redflex in exchange for restitution and cooperation

Enlargemathieukor / Getty Images News reader comments 35 Share this story Federal prosecutors in Ohio and Illinois have come to an agreement with the...