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FCC publishes voluntary code of ISP conduct to combat botnets

arstechnica.com
The Federal Communication Commission, working with communications companies including Verizon, Cox, and Comcast, passed a voluntary code on Thursday that spells out the steps participating ISPs must take to combat botnets. Those same companies, along with CenturyLink, AT&T, Sprint, and Time Warner Cable, have already committed to follow the...
FCC publishes voluntary code of ISP conduct to combat botnets
President Obama Responds to Petitions Against Gun Violence in New Video

Letters: Sunday Dialogue: A New School Schedule?

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Readers react to a proposal for a longer school year and day.    ...
Letters: Sunday Dialogue: A New School Schedule?

Twitter's Innovator's Patent Agreement launched, applied to first patent

www.engadget.com
The patent wars have grown long and tiresome for many, but Twitter's among the first to take meaningful action to stop them with its Innovator's Patent Agreement. Today, the company launched version 1.0 of the IPA and is using it for the first time. Patent number 8,448,084, which claims...
Twitter's Innovator's Patent Agreement launched, applied to first patent

Gillmor Gang: Meaningful Action

techcrunch.com
The Gillmor Gang — Robert Scoble, Keith Teare, Kevin Marks, and Steve Gillmor — reeled along with the rest of the world from the tragedy in Connecticut. Our thoughts and prayers are with the families and victims as well as our country as it grapples with the impact of...
Gillmor Gang: Meaningful Action
BII MOBILE INSIGHTS: Best Practices For Your Mobile Strategy

Heatwave: Australia's new weather demands a new politics | George Monbiot

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Climate change clashes with the myth of a land where progress is limited only by the rate at which resources can be extractedI wonder what Tony Abbott will say about the record heatwave now ravaging his country. The Australian opposition leader has repeatedly questioned the science and impacts of climate...
Heatwave: Australia's new weather demands a new politics | George Monbiot
Gun Debate Plays Out in White House Online Petition Portal, Where ... Nobody Likes Piers Morgan?

BPI claims UK ISPs could earn £103m from digital music by 2013

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A new report from Ovum claims that if the six largest UK ISPs all launched bundled digital music services this year, they could be generating £103 million in direct revenues by 2013. The report was commissioned by Universal Music Group ‘on behalf of the BPI’. That figure is apparently based...
BPI claims UK ISPs could earn £103m from digital music by 2013
Can big tech overcome its love-hate relationship and destroy patent trolls once and for all?

The mobile advertising divide: apps vs. the browser

venturebeat.com
Zach Kubin is the Director of Client Development at Onswipe. Media planners just love putting apps in their mobile ad buying plans. But are apps the right focus when it comes to mobile advertising? Apps receive the lion’s share of attention because, on average, smartphone and tablet users spend...
The mobile advertising divide: apps vs. the browser

Sorry is no longer the hardest word | Anne Perkins

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When it comes to customer care, saying sorry has become an alternative to actually being required to do anythingAt some point in the recent past - was it when the utilities began treating complaints as a benchmark for consumer satisfaction? - the word sorry was entirely cut adrift from meaningful...
Sorry is no longer the hardest word | Anne Perkins
FBI Warns Travelers Of Unexplained Pop-Up Window Horror
× Just a test of the new info bar. What do you think?