Russian-Linked Bots Used US Startups to Meddle in Elections

Operatives behind Russian-linked bots used tools from US startups, including IFTTT Inc., to supercharge social-media misinformation campaigns and meddle in elections.

FCC Eyes Change to Hearing-Disabled Call Reimbursement

The Federal Communications Commission is planning to reduce its reimbursement for hearing-impaired phone services that display a call’s text.

Deposition: AT&T CEO raised idea of selling CNN to head off antitrust challenge

AT&T chief executive officer Randall Stephenson floated the idea of selling CNN when he met with Justice Department antitrust chief Marakan Delrahim in Nov 2017 in an attempt to head off a government lawsuit challenging the company's proposed

New Evidence of Hacked Supermicro Hardware Found in US Telecom

A major US telecommunications company discovered manipulated hardware from Super Micro Computer Inc.