Articles By Grant Gross

NTP inks patent deals with 13 tech firms

NTP inks patent deals with 13 tech firms

WASHINGTON -- Patent holding firm NTP, which won a US$612.5 million patent settlement from Research In Motion in 2006, has...

July 23rd, 2012 Grant Gross
More digital literacy training in U.S.

More digital literacy training in U.S.

WASHINGTON - A nonprofit program focused on making broadband available to low-income U.S. residents has added a job-training partner to...

July 18th, 2012 Grant Gross
Groups say ITU’s transparency efforts aren’t enough

Groups say ITU’s transparency efforts aren’t enough

WASHINGTON - The United Nations' International Telecommunication Union (ITU) still isn't transparent enough, even though the organization has promised to...

July 18th, 2012 Grant Gross
Three governments elevate rare earth complaint

Three governments elevate rare earth complaint

WASHINGTON -- The Office of U.S. Trade Representative has elevated a trade complaint by asking for the World Trade Organization...

June 27th, 2012 Grant Gross
U.S. sues hotel chain over data breaches

U.S. sues hotel chain over data breaches

WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Federal Trade Commission has filed a lawsuit against hotel operator Wyndham Worldwide and three of its...

June 27th, 2012 Grant Gross
Groups plan super Wi-Fi network in U.S. towns

Groups plan super Wi-Fi network in U.S. towns

WASHINGTON -- University towns in rural areas will get more super Wi-Fi broadband service under a new effort announced Tuesday...

June 27th, 2012 Grant Gross
AT&T exec leaked iPhone, BlackBerry sales figures

AT&T exec leaked iPhone, BlackBerry sales figures

WASHINGTON -- A former marketing executive at AT&T has pleaded guilty to charges related to an insider trading scheme in...

June 19th, 2012 Grant Gross
US lawmakers object to India’s local IT preference policy

US lawmakers object to India’s local IT preference policy

India should reconsider a new government policy giving preference to IT products from vendors based in the country, 21 members...

June 13th, 2012 Grant Gross
More firms will monitor social media use: Gartner

More firms will monitor social media use: Gartner

Corporations are starting to embrace technologies used to monitor employee Internet use, with 60 per cent expected to watch workers'...

May 29th, 2012 Grant Gross
Calls to re-open U.S. inquiry into Google Wi-Fi spying

Calls to re-open U.S. inquiry into Google Wi-Fi spying

WASHINGTON  -- Two U.S. lawmakers have called on the U.S. Department of Justice to reopen its investigation into Google's snooping...

May 24th, 2012 Grant Gross