Grant GrossWashington Correspondent, IDG News Service

Grant Gross covers technology and telecom policy in the U.S. government for the IDG News Service, and is based in Washington, D.C.

Firm files patent lawsuit against Activision Blizzard, Zynga

Walker Digital filed a patent lawsuit against Activision Blizzard, and Zynga, alleging that some of those developers' most popular games infringe on an online tournament patent.

Reports: Facebook raises $500 million, faces SEC inquiry

Facebook faces an SEC inquiry focused on private investments, according to news reports.

What's in the FCC's new net neutrality rules?

The FCC's new net neutrality rules would prohibit wired broadband providers from blocking legal Web content and services.

What's next for the FCC and net neutrality?

The FCC likely faces a lawsuit and congressional action opposing its recent net neutrality vote.

FCC approves compromise net neutrality rules

On Tuesday, the FCC voted to implement compromise net neutrality rules.

FCC's Genachowski pushes for vote on net neutrality

The FCC's chairman outlines a proposal on net neutrality and pushes for a vote Dec. 21.

FCC proposes mobile 'bill shock' rules

The U.S. FCC proposes rules that would require mobile carriers to warn customers when they're about to incur new charges.

Senator, FCC look to end mobile phone 'bill shock'

The FCC and a U.S. senator offered proposals to end so-called mobile phone bill shock.

Motorola files patent lawsuits against Apple

Motorola files two patent lawsuits and a trade complaint against Apple.

Leaked bill aims to create net neutrality law

A leaked legislative proposal would create a net neutrality law while limiting the FCC's ability to create its own rules.

FCC opens up 'white spaces' spectrum to mobile devices

The FCC has voted to open up unused spectrum in the television band to unlicensed wireless broadband devices.

Mobile marketer sues T-Mobile for blocking texts

Mobile marketer EZ Texting has filed a lawsuit against T-Mobile USA, after it began blocking its subscribers from exchanging texts with EZ Texting customers.

FCC asks for more feedback on net neutrality

The FCC will ask for a new round of comments on net neutrality, with the questions focused on managed services and mobile broadband.

Page-load survey informs net neutrality debate

Internet users have growing expectations for Website performance, with implications for a debate over net neutrality rules, authors of a survey say.

HP agrees to pay $55 million to settle gov't fraud charges

HP agreed to pay $55 million to resolve charges that it engaged in a contracting kickback scheme involving the U.S. government.