"This Week in Data" is a weekly infographic that aims to serve as a quick and easy way for our readers to catch up on the latest news about the people and organizations that are shaking up the world of big data, cloud computing, and all things data storage.
This week saw a historic ruling on Net Neutrality from the FCC, a big announcement about fiber optic internet connections coming into another major city, and an investigation into the failed hacking attempt by the U.S. and British governments.
There were pleny of other major stories that we didn't cover, so let us know what other big news caught your eye this week by commenting below.
Net Neutrality Vote
- FCC Approves Net Neutrality Rules for 'Open Internet'
- FCC Passes Strict Net Neutrality Regulations on 3-2 Vote
Rocket Fiber hits Motor City
- Rocket Fiber, a super-fast fiber internet service, coming to downtown Detroit
- Dan Gilbert launches internet provider Rocket Fiber
- Gemalto presents the findings of its investigations
- Gemalto: NSA/GCHQ Hack 'Probably Happened' But Didn't Include Mass Sim Key Theft
Google Opposes Extended Warrants
- Google Opposes Proposal to Ease Warrants for Computer Searches
- Google Opposes Rule that Gives US Government Extended Search Warrant Capabilities
- File-Sharing Company WeTransfer Raises $25M to Expand in US
- WeTransfer, Dutch Version of Dropbox, Raises $25 Milion in New Funding