Two moons need names - and SETI wants your help

By tradition, the moons of Pluto have names associated with Hades and the underworld. But there's plenty of possibilities to choose from - and the discoverers of the planet's two tiniest moons are inviting the public to name them.

Facebook wants to scrap user votes on policy changes

Sometime today, if you're a Facebook user, you'll get an email from the company asking you to vote away your right to vote on the company's governance.

Smithsonian wants your help to choose video games exhibits

The Smithsonian American Art Museum is to hold its first exhibition of video games - and is asking the public to vote on what should be included.

FCC to vote on net neutrality this month

The Federal Communications Commission will today announce a proposal to introduce rules by the end of the year that would guarantee net neutrality, barring service providers from offering higher speed connections to some customers.

FCC moves to assert authority over broadband

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) voted yesterday to seek public comment on its controversial plans for broadband regulation.