Feb 28, 2013 Technology firms like Facebook and eBay are heavily represented among corporations and cities filing briefs supporting same-sex marriage in cases before the U.S. Supreme Court.
Feb 20, 2013 On Tuesday, the court announced it will take up a case challenging limits on how much individuals can contribute directly to candidates or political parties within an two-year election cycle.
Feb 8, 2013 The European Union is taking a hard look this week at its Galileo navigation system -- an alternative to American GPS. Galileo is so far costing three times what was projected.
Jan 21, 2013 The Supreme Court's Citizens United ruling, allowing unlimited campaign spending by corporations and unions, is three years old. New York is taking the lead in trying to make donors more transparent.
Dec 31, 2012 Under a new California law, it is illegal for employers or admissions officers to require applicants to hand over their social media usernames and passwords.
Dec 27, 2012 Marketplace's technology reporter Queena Kim tells us what we can look forward to in the tech sector in 2013, from ongoing tablet wars to more privacy regulations.
Dec 19, 2012 A negative response to Instagram’s privacy setting changes, and a paper that calls the reasoning behind service provider data caps into question.
Dec 18, 2012 Photo-sharing site says it has the right to sell user photos to advertisers.
Dec 10, 2012 The FTC is concerned about the data being collected through the mobile apps kids play with.