David Shepardson

Recent articles by David Shepardson

US DHS warns of data threat from Chinese-made drones

US DHS warns of data threat from Chinese-made drones

Companies put on notice.
May 21 2019 6:58AM
Trump declares some auto imports pose national security threat

Trump declares some auto imports pose national security threat

But delays tariff decision for as long as six months.
May 20 2019 7:07AM
Third fatal Tesla Autopilot crash renews questions about system

Third fatal Tesla Autopilot crash renews questions about system

At least the third fatal US crash reported involving the driver-assistance system.
May 17 2019 7:00AM
US official to propose new powers for mobile carriers to block robocalls: sources

US official to propose new powers for mobile carriers to block robocalls: sources

Frustration grows in Congress and among consumers
May 16 2019 1:00PM
US to take 'fresh look' at opening automakers' key spectrum band

US to take 'fresh look' at opening automakers' key spectrum band

Could boost Wi-Fi use.
May 16 2019 1:00PM
Toyota halts plan to install US connected vehicle tech by 2021

Toyota halts plan to install US connected vehicle tech by 2021

Handbrakes Dedicated Short-Range Communications (DSRC) technology.
Apr 29 2019 12:28PM
FCC set to block China Mobile bid to provide US services

FCC set to block China Mobile bid to provide US services

Will vote on whether to deny the company's application in May.
Apr 18 2019 12:15PM
FAA panel finds Boeing 737 MAX software upgrade 'operationally suitable'

FAA panel finds Boeing 737 MAX software upgrade 'operationally suitable'

Lengthy regulatory process to get the planes back in the air well underway.
Apr 17 2019 7:01AM
Trump says he opposes nationalising US 5G network

Trump says he opposes nationalising US 5G network

But private companies should move quickly to deploy faster network.
Apr 15 2019 1:00PM
US House approves net neutrality bill but legislation faces long odds

US House approves net neutrality bill but legislation faces long odds

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. House of Representatives on Wednesday approved a bill on a 232 to 190 vote to reinstate landmark net neutrality protections adopted in 2015, but the effort faces an uphill battle to become law.
Apr 11 2019 6:52AM
Facebook, Google defend efforts to remove hate speech before Congress

Facebook, Google defend efforts to remove hate speech before Congress

In an appearance before the US House Judiciary Committee.
Apr 10 2019 6:21AM
US to probe thousands of fires connected to Kia, Hyundai vehicles

US to probe thousands of fires connected to Kia, Hyundai vehicles

Investigation into 3 million vehicles.
Apr 2 2019 6:38AM
US House to vote to reinstate net neutrality rules in April

US House to vote to reinstate net neutrality rules in April

Bill to reinstate landmark communications laws.
Mar 22 2019 1:05PM
Marriott CEO apologises for data breach, vows improvements

Marriott CEO apologises for data breach, vows improvements

Before a US Senate panel.
Mar 8 2019 12:23PM
US Democrats to push to reinstate repealed 'net neutrality' rules

US Democrats to push to reinstate repealed 'net neutrality' rules

Plan to unveil legislation on Wednesday.
Mar 5 2019 10:05AM
Amazon to New York City: Fuggedaboutit!

Amazon to New York City: Fuggedaboutit!

Opposition from local politicians.
Feb 15 2019 6:57AM
Uber 'on track' for IPO in 2019 -CEO

Uber 'on track' for IPO in 2019 -CEO

No plans to sell self-driving car research arm.
Sep 6 2018 7:03AM
US officials want new powers to disable drones

US officials want new powers to disable drones

Combat threats.
Jun 7 2018 11:47AM
Canadian who helped Yahoo email hackers jailed

Canadian who helped Yahoo email hackers jailed

Received US$100 per email hack.
May 30 2018 11:10AM
US Senate approves bill to retain net neutrality

US Senate approves bill to retain net neutrality

Supporters still face an uphill battle.
May 17 2018 6:46AM

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