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Google buys Wi-Fi service provider ICOA for $400 million
No absolutes: How shifting plates completely remake the Earth

We called it: Ericsson to buy BelAir Networks

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Ericsson has agreed to purchase BelAir Networks to help boost its Wi-Fi credentials, the cellular gear maker said on Tuesday. Three weeks ago my colleague Kevin Fitchard said Ericsson was planning to buy BelAir and it looks like nothing gummed it up. The terms of the deal were not disclosed,...
We called it: Ericsson to buy BelAir Networks

Portlanders love vodka, Detroiters volunteer and New Yorkers play board games: What HowAboutWe's 1M dates say about the way we go out

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HowAboutWe knows dates. Two years into its existence, the online dating site is responsible for facilitating a million of them (1.4 million technically, at latest count). Today HowAboutWe released a pile of dating data in the form of an infographic (below), revealing that New Yorkers and Austinites prefer board games,...
Portlanders love vodka, Detroiters volunteer and New Yorkers play board games: What HowAboutWe's 1M dates say about the way we go out

Internet companies dominate EU fundraising in January

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Online shopping and renting out spare capacity in flats and cars appeared to be the investment themes in Europe in January, with consumer-facing internet companies once again getting the majority of the money and attention. Berlin was the fundraising hot-spot …Continue reading: "Internet companies dominate EU fundraising in January"...
Internet companies dominate EU fundraising in January

Verizon Jetpack MiFi 4620L mobile hot-spot review: It's a Rocketeer

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CNET editor Dong Ngo reviews the Verizon Jetpack 4G LTE Mobile Hotspot MiFi 4620L by Novatel Wireless and finds it one of the best mobile routers on the market, if you can afford its data plans. [Read more]...
Verizon Jetpack MiFi 4620L mobile hot-spot review: It's a Rocketeer

This week in Crave: The patented edition

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This week, we reached a verdict on our favorites robots, thumbed through Curiosity's vacation photo album, and took a ride on a donkey hot spot. [Read more]...
This week in Crave: The patented edition

SPONSORED: North Korea Is Asia's New Start-Up Hot Spot

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The old, Imperialist centers for entrepreneurial excellence have been eclipsed by the the great and glorious People’s Republic of North Korea, the world’s new and pre-eminent location for start-ups. “We invite the world to come to us and plug into the vibrant tech hub that is North Korea,” said the...
SPONSORED: North Korea Is Asia's New Start-Up Hot Spot
Google Adds Non-Profit Information To Knowledge Graph, Gives Them A Boost With Google+ Follow Buttons

Clear Spot Voyager review: Big deal in tiny package

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CNET editor Dong Ngo reviews the Clear Spot Voyager mobile hot spot....
Clear Spot Voyager review: Big deal in tiny package
Quantance’s tiny power amplifiers could dramatically improve your smartphone’s 4G data rates
Verizon to offer free mobile hotspot on new iPad, AT&T is looking into it

If Hot Spot is so great

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If Hot Spot is so great
VivaReal raises $15M to help people find home in Latin America
Okay, Boston, you've got $1.5 billion more in cash...can you get your startup mojo back?

Remember invisibility cloak tech? It's useful for talking to satellites

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Intellectual Ventures' second spinoff is translating research in so-called metamaterials into cheaper and easier-to-use communications equipment for plans, ships, and eventually even your individual hot spot. [Read more]...
Remember invisibility cloak tech? It's useful for talking to satellites
Salesforce CEO: I'm still in a buying mood

New Workout App For Pebble Shows Why Your Wrist Might The New Hot Spot For Mobile Devs

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A new app created by Toronto-based developer and entrepreneur Alex Kennberg uses the Pebble to take users through a standard 7-minute workout (made popular through media coverage at outlets including the New York Times Magazine), and does so using only the tech on your wrist. It’s a great example of...
New Workout App For Pebble Shows Why Your Wrist Might The New Hot Spot For Mobile Devs

Share Karma's Wi-Fi, get free data

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A mobile hot spot rewards you for sharing Wi-Fi, Aereo streaming TV service adds a cable station, and Apple users can gift an app from their device. [Read more]...
Share Karma's Wi-Fi, get free data

Apple’s new iPad runs cooler than lukewarm tea, despite doubling graphics power

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Over the last few days, reports from users of Apple’s new iPad have indicated that it runs warmer than its predecessor, the iPad 2. This was confirmed today by Consumer Reports, who ran a battery of tests on the new tablet with thermometers and thermal imaging. The organization found that...
Apple’s new iPad runs cooler than lukewarm tea, despite doubling graphics power

Here's The Secret Tech Behind 'Escape From Planet Earth'

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When you take your kids to see the movie Escape from Planet Earth think about this: The people that made this movie invented a whole new way to do cloud computing. For lack of a better name, we'll call it a "private shared cloud," and it offers a lesson that...
Here's The Secret Tech Behind 'Escape From Planet Earth'

How To Eat Like Twitter's Cofounders On The Cheap

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A company called Kitchit brings celebrity chefs like Mourad Lahlou and Traci Des Jardins to private homes. Now Klout, the online influence tracker, is offering a big discount—up to $500—on Kitchit's services. Lahlou's Aziza, a Michelin-starred Moroccan restaurant in San Francisco, hosted Twitter cofounders Jack Dorsey and Ev Williams for...
How To Eat Like Twitter's Cofounders On The Cheap

POGUE: Don't Upgrade To The New iPad If You Already Have An iPad 2 (AAPL)

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The new iPad reviews are in. New York Times' tech guru has his own take on Apple's new tablet. He likes it. But while Pogue does seem to like the new iPad's high-resolution Retina display, better camera, and 4G LTE data speeds, he pegs the device as just a...
POGUE: Don't Upgrade To The New iPad If You Already Have An iPad 2 (AAPL)
Print yourself as a gummi bear at Tokyo's FabCafe
Stackdriver opens its cloud monitoring service for business

FCC tells Verizon you can't block tethering apps & Verizon settles for $1.25M

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Verizon customers will soon have the option of downloading Android apps that let them turn their phone into a mobile hotspot –apps that Verizon blocked initially because it didn’t want customers circumventing its $20 a month mobile hot spot fee. The FCC has determined that nation’s largest wireless carrier was...
FCC tells Verizon you can't block tethering apps & Verizon settles for $1.25M

Apple's new iPad hits the streets

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Apple's next-generation iPad goes on sale, while Yahoo goes on the patent offensive against Facebook. Also: the homeless hot spot controversy at South by Southwest. [Read more]...
Apple's new iPad hits the streets

U.S. Cellular launches its own Samsung mobile hot spot

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The Samsung SCH-LC11 mobile hot spot offers fast 4G LTE service on U.S. Cellular's own network. [Read more]...
U.S. Cellular launches its own Samsung mobile hot spot
Kayak unwraps the best and worst times to travel this holiday season [infographic]
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