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The 404 1,176: Where where Brian admits he has a problem (podcast)

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Brian Tong drops by the studio for today's episode, we'll talk to him about Apple trying to patent long-distance wireless charging, a few companies that hate our guts, the shuttering of Rupert Murdoch's Daily digital newspaper, and more. [Read more]...
The 404 1,176: Where where Brian admits he has a problem (podcast)
LovePalz, The Real-Time Virtual Sex Toy For Long-Distance Couples, Will Launch On March 29

On This Day: The First Long-Distance Transmission of Electricity

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On This Day: The First Long-Distance Transmission of Electricity

Kissenger Machine Can Send a Kiss to a Far-Off Love, Elicit Weird Looks From Others

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With the Kissenger, you'll be able to send long-distance kisses to whomever you please--just make sure they own a Kissenger too....
Kissenger Machine Can Send a Kiss to a Far-Off Love, Elicit Weird Looks From Others

By Keeping It All Online, Moveline Helps Out Big-Time During Your Next Move

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The moving industry is ripe for disruption. Customers currently have to get a salesperson to come out and visit the house, inspect belongings, and offer up a quote. To shop around, you’d have to repeat this process over and over again. But one of the companies out of TechStars NYC...
By Keeping It All Online, Moveline Helps Out Big-Time During Your Next Move
"iCloud Backup"

Get an Ooma Telo home phone system for $109.99

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Want to lose your landline? Ooma's Internet phone system gives you free local and long-distance calling for life, with almost no monthly fees. [Read more]...
Get an Ooma Telo home phone system for $109.99
Toll fraud challenges and prevention in a VoIP environment
Noise-canceling twin signals could lead to a faster, more reliable internet

Kissinger: Smooching robot for virtual make-out sessions

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The Kissinger kissing robot concept from Lovotics lets people virtually smooch with each other. Big silicone lips on each animal-shaped device register and replicate lip movements for long-distance affection....
Kissinger: Smooching robot for virtual make-out sessions

ZTE sends 400Gbps over 5,000 kilometers

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Showing off its optical networking prowess, ZTE has completed at test that managed speeds at 400Gbps over a distance of more than 5,000 kilometers, or about 3,100 miles.The growth of data volumes and speeds in both fixed and wireless networks have consequences for all parts of operator networks, including...
ZTE sends 400Gbps over 5,000 kilometers

Verizon strikes deal, negotiates labor agreement with unions

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Verizon and assorted unions representing 43,000 wireline employees have reached a tentative, three year agreement covering retirement benefits, job security, long-distance transfers, and more prohibited from release to the general public until local union branches have a chance to present it to membership. If approved, the new deal runs through...
Verizon strikes deal, negotiates labor agreement with unions

Russian Users Are Now One Tenth of All European Internet Population and Huge Fans of Firefox

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It is very interesting to witness any development, especially when it happens very rapidly and changes something important in one’s life. I can definitely tell you that growth of internet population in Russia is very visible and hardly left anyone unconcerned. There are very curious examples that are visible everywhere...
Russian Users Are Now One Tenth of All European Internet Population and Huge Fans of Firefox

Ridesharing Marketplace BlaBlaCar Expands To Germany

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Editor’s note: This article by Liam Boogar originally appeared on Rude Baguette, which covers the Internet and technology sector in France, combining breaking news with in-depth analysis. Ridesharing marketplace BlaBlaCar announced today that they have launched in Germany, their 11th market in Europe. The company raised $10 million from Accel Partners back in January 2012, after...
Ridesharing Marketplace BlaBlaCar Expands To Germany

Carpooling Marketplace Blablacar Acquires PostoinAuto To Drive Into Italy

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Back in January BlablaCar, a European carpooling marketplace that connects any driver who has empty seats with paying passengers, raised $10 million in funding from Accel Partners and existing investors it to a taking it to $12.5 million. And today the startup is putting those funds to goo use, rolling...
Carpooling Marketplace Blablacar Acquires PostoinAuto To Drive Into Italy
Here's Why I Like My Tesla Model S Better Than My Chevy Volt

Taking Dictation

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Q: Can I hook up my iPhone to my iMac and dictate into a word processor? Or should I just dictate into the Notes app on the iPhone and send that by email? I am executor of my mom’s estate and she left a lot of written memories that I...
Taking Dictation

Long-distance CPR: NASA revives Mars rover Opportunity

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NASA engineers have brought a long-running Mars rover out of stand-by mode after the robot ran into trouble last month....
Long-distance CPR: NASA revives Mars rover Opportunity
Their only crime was curiosity: what today's hackers owe phone phreaks
NASA is funding a 3D food printer, and it'll start with pizza
Teletext sex ads mix smut with simplicity

Quantum teleportation achieved over ten miles of free space

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Quantum teleportation has achieved a new milestone or, should we say, a new ten-milestone: scientists have recently had success teleporting information between photons over a free space distance of nearly ten miles, an unprecedented length. The researchers who have accomplished this feat note that this brings us closer to...
Quantum teleportation achieved over ten miles of free space

Durex Launches 'Fundawear,' Sexy Underwear Equipped With Smartphone-Controlled Vibration

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(Screencap: YouTube) If sending sexy Snapchats and getting naked on Skype isn’t your thing, Durex may have a new product to add to your sexual wheelhouse. The condom company announced its first foray into wearable tech today with “Fundawear,” a line of lingerie designed especially for long distance lovers. Durex...
Durex Launches 'Fundawear,' Sexy Underwear Equipped With Smartphone-Controlled Vibration

How technology has transformed communication for expatriates

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It was with great anticipation that I’d look forward to my grandma’s packages in the post. They came once a month, without fail, and always contained a piece of home that no money, luxury shopping mall or, in fact, anything on the island could ever give to me. It was...
How technology has transformed communication for expatriates
Long-Distance Lovers Rejoice: LovePalz WiFi Sex Toys Let You Get Nasty In Real-Time

Scientists Claim to Have Teleported Matter over 10 Miles

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Chinese scientists claim that they have teleported material over a distance of ten miles with 89% fidelity: Teleportation over distances of a few hundred meters has previously only been accomplished with the photons traveling in fiber channels to help preserve their state. In this particular experiment, researchers maximally entangled two...
Scientists Claim to Have Teleported Matter over 10 Miles
Italian airline Alitalia adds Motorola Xoom 2 for in-flight entertainment, customer service

Packing Your Bags? Moveline expanding across the country

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The TechStars NYC startup is expanding its business to 11 different cities across the United States. A recent TechStars NYC startup that helps people who are moving compare prices is about to expand across the country. Beginning Wednesday, Moveline, which operates like the travel site Kayak for those going...
Packing Your Bags? Moveline expanding across the country

Shooting long-distance family portraits via Skype

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A Singaporean visual artist based in New York uses projected Skype video and creative photography to virtually reunite families -- like his own -- who are separated by distance. [Read more]...
Shooting long-distance family portraits via Skype

Get a NetTalk Duo VoIP adapter for $29.99

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Get free local and long-distance calling for a year, than pay $29.99 per year after that. All you need is a high-speed Internet connection. [Read more]...
Get a NetTalk Duo VoIP adapter for $29.99
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