WASHINGTON -- The Federal Communications Commission has proposed fining Google (GOOG - Get Report) $25,000 for obstructing an investigation into the company's collection of data from unencrypted Wi-Fi networks in 2010, according to a published media report.Although the FCC has decided there was insufficient evidence to conclude that the data collection violated federal rules, the commission said Google deliberately impeded the investigation, The Wall Street Journal reported Saturday.
FCC Proposes Fine for Google: Report
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