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Trump signs bill renewing NSA's internet surveillance program
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday said he signed into law a bill renewing the National Security Agency’s warrantless internet surveillance program, sealing a defeat for digital privacy advocates.

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Senate passes bill renewing NSA's internet surveillance program
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Senate on Thursday passed a bill to renew the National Security Agency’s warrantless internet surveillance program for six years and with minimal changes, overcoming objections from civil liberties advocates that it did too little to safeguard the privacy of Americans.

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Senate advances bill to renew NSA's internet surveillance program
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Senate on Tuesday advanced a bill to renew the National Security Agency’s warrantless internet surveillance program, as a final push by privacy advocates to derail the measure came up one vote short.

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Toymaker Lego teams up with Chinese internet giant Tencent
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COPENHAGEN (Reuters) – Danish toymaker Lego is teaming up with Chinese internet giant Tencent Holdings Ltd to jointly develop online games and potentially a social network aimed at Chinese children.

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Rocket Internet CEO says ready to pounce with cash pile
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BERLIN (Reuters) – Germany’s Rocket Internet needs to hold on to its mountain of cash so it can compete with rivals from the United States and China and pounce when investment opportunities arise, the chief executive said in an interview.

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Internet Association to join expected net neutrality lawsuit
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Internet Association, a trade group representing companies such as Google parent Alphabet Inc and Facebook Inc , said on Friday that it intends to join an expected lawsuit against a decision to roll back net neutrality rules.

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U.S. lawmakers seek temporary extension to internet spying program
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Republican leaders in the U.S. House of Representatives are working to build support to temporarily extend the National Security Agency’s expiring internet surveillance program by tucking it into a stop-gap funding measure, lawmakers said.

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Internet giants told: Accept cyber curbs to be welcome in China
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GENEVA (Reuters) – Google and Facebook will have to accept China’s censorship and tough online laws if they want access to its 751 million internet users, Chinese regulators told a conference in Geneva on Monday.

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U.S. internet rule change leaves major streaming companies unscathed for now
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SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Behind your video stream of a hit like “Stranger Things” is a complicated array of technology and business relationships that will not change very much, at least in the short term, as a result of this week’s repeal of U.S. regulations on internet traffic, industry insiders say.

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