|FCC, Carriers Near Deal on Unlocking
Mobile phone unlocking, once considered by phone companies as violations of their legal agreements, may soon become accepted by the industry. That's the word from the head of the FCC.
|Microsoft Launches Cloud OS Network
It's an archipelago of clouds. Microsoft's Cloud OS Network is the name for a global consortium of more than two dozen Microsoft-validated cloud service providers that use its cloud platform.
|Identity Theft on the Rise in U.S.
According to a national household survey of 70,000 people issued by the Bureau of Justice Statistics, identity theft resulted in $24.7 billion in financial losses last year, one out of every 14 Americans.
|NSA: Surveillance Keeps Us Safe
Gen. Keith Alexander, the NSA chief, says he knows of no better way his agency can help protect the U.S. from foreign threats than with spy programs that collect billions of phone and Internet records.