Charter could acquire nearly four million extra subscribers in a two-stage deal under discussion with Comcast, in what would represent a consolation prize for Charter's nearly yearlong pursuit of Time Warner Cable.
Executives from Airbnb are set to appear in New York's Supreme Court on Tuesday in the most public test so far of whether the home-rental site used by millions of people operates within the bounds of the law.
There were nearly 200 hacks last year of the payment systems used by retailers, hotels and restaurants. Most of them could have been prevented without spending much money, according to a new report from Verizon's cybersecurity team.
Everybody who's anybody in the world of Internet governance is in Brazil this week for NetMundial, a two-day meeting in São Paulo essentially about stripping the U.S. of some of its control over the Internet.