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A Quarter Of U.S. Consumers Own A Laptop, Tablet And A Smartphone

4G auction could raise £4bn

www.guardian.co.uk
Ofcom has given mobile operators four weeks to join the auction for superfast 4G/LTE mobile broadband spectrumThe telecoms regulator Ofcom has given mobile operators four weeks to join the auction for superfast 4G/LTE mobile broadband spectrum.The selloff, which will raise at least £1.3bn - and perhaps up to £4bn -...
4G auction could raise £4bn

Online viewers start leaving if video doesn't play in 2 seconds, says study

gigaom.com
As revenues decline for traditional forms of online advertising, video is emerging as a bright spot for many media companies. It offers an opportunity for long engagement and hefty ad rates — but also a challenge to make it work. A new study reports that faster internet connections have made...
Online viewers start leaving if video doesn't play in 2 seconds, says study

Botswana and Namibia tap into the new high-speed West African Internet connection

thenextweb.com
Botswana and Namibia finally launched their links to the 14,000-kilometre underground sea cable system yesterday. The sea cable is expected to provide speeds of up to 5.12 terabits per second. The US$750 million fiber optic submarine West African Cable System (WACS), which will provide faster Internet connections, went live in Namibia...
Botswana and Namibia tap into the new high-speed West African Internet connection

Booting Up: When Computer Geeks Create the Future

betabeat.com
Levchin. (Loic Le Meur.) New Yahoo director Max Levchin, blogging about joining the company’s board: “Yahoo! showed me that computer geeks can start companies that create that future. I’d love to do my part in helping the company that inspired me.” [Max Levchin] Twelve Seattle neighborhoods are getting faster Internet...
Booting Up: When Computer Geeks Create the Future
E-commerce sites slower today than two years ago (and Chrome is slower than Explorer)

Social Media Gives New Life To Photo-Printing Services

www.readwriteweb.com
Facebook members are uploading about 300 million photos every day, giving an unexpected new life to companies that print photos. Brent Busboom, a 42-year-old high school English teacher in Reno, Nev., said he has printed four photo books as gifts for people in the past two years. He loves the...
Social Media Gives New Life To Photo-Printing Services

UK to get 4G by summer 2013

www.guardian.co.uk
Peace deal between mobile companies expected to be signed on Tuesday night, heralding nationwide 4G coverage on multiple networks six months earlyThe UK will have nationwide 4G services running on multiple networks by the end of next summer - six months earlier than originally proposed - under a deal that...
UK to get 4G by summer 2013
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