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A hard-won apology for Tulisa

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Former boyfriend Justin Edwards has learned that invading the privacy of one's former intimates is not the right thing to doI hope that the apologies of Justin Edwards to his former girlfriend Tulisa Contostavlos are sincere. The rap artist put a private tape of the two of them on the...
A hard-won apology for Tulisa

Verizon CFO: People Like Free iPhones

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Verizon activated a record number of iPhones in its fourth quarter — 6.2 million. It was the carrier’s strongest quarter for iPhone sales since it first began offering the handset in 2011, one in which Apple’s handset accounted for about two-thirds of its new smartphone activations. The iPhone 5 was...
Verizon CFO: People Like Free iPhones

Mail Online has a bumper Christmas - but that celebrity diet can be unhealthy

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By virtue of not aping its print cousin, the Daily Mail website goes from strength to strength - but on paper or on screen, it still raises the blood pressureRecords fall as Mail Online passes 7 million browsers a day (up 32% in a year). Its nearest rivals, the Guardian...
Mail Online has a bumper Christmas - but that celebrity diet can be unhealthy

Comcast will stream its entire content library for free from March 25-31 for its 'Watchathon' event

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Global media and technology company Comcast Corporation announced today that it will be open its content up as part of its”Watchathon” event from March 25 through 31. During this time, customers will have unlimited access to the company’s entire programming library of more than 3,500 episodes from over 100 series...
Comcast will stream its entire content library for free from March 25-31 for its 'Watchathon' event

London's reliance on the tech scene is growing, think tank claims

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London’s Silicon Roundabout certainly gets a lot of attention (and even jealousy), but that focus has until now largely been on what the city and country can do for the tech sector. Now we have some idea of how important the tech sector can be for the city. And it...
London's reliance on the tech scene is growing, think tank claims

Top 5 iPhone Apps for Search & Internet Marketers

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Search and Internet marketing can, at times, be a 24 hour job. It doesn’t necessarily HAVE to be, but if you want good results and want to keep up with new information often times it is. Sometimes we just want it to be regardless; it’s something we enjoy. Even when...
Top 5 iPhone Apps for Search & Internet Marketers

Verizon CFO Shammo addresses iPhone 4 sales, FiOS

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Speaking at the Deutsche Bank 2013 Media, Internet, and Telecom Conference, Verizon Communications Chief Financial Officer Fran Shammo, the executive said that the company has no interest in offering additional commissions for sales staff to sell low end phones over the free iPhone 4 with contract on the carrier. The...
Verizon CFO Shammo addresses iPhone 4 sales, FiOS

Harlem Shake: E4 video helps make Gangnam Style history | Media Monkey

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Fuddy duddy old Monkey has been shockingly slow on the uptake with the Harlem Shake, this month's answer to Gangnam Style in the viral video meme stakes. Thank goodness for those groovy young things at E4, eh?E4Channel 4Television industryDigital mediaInternetUnited StatesMonkeyguardian.co.uk © 2013 Guardian News and Media Limited or its...
Harlem Shake: E4 video helps make Gangnam Style history | Media Monkey
Verizon CFO talks iPhone: Free iPhone gains, incentivizing employees to sell lower subsidy devices & Share Everything plans

New York Times poised to offload how-to site About.com

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Times in advanced negotiations to sell to Answers.com, ending ill-fated attempt to extend online publishing businessThe New York Times has announced that it is poised to sell the resource guide About.com, ending a costly and ill-fated attempt to extend its online publishing business.AllThingsD first reported that the Times is looking...
New York Times poised to offload how-to site About.com
Etsy hires Fidelity star Kristina Salen as CFO, downplays predictions of IPO

Meet The New CFO Of $700 Million Etsy

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Etsy's new CFO Kristina Salen is a seasoned financial expert.  Before joining Etsy, Salen led Fidelity Investments' media, Internet, and telecommunications group for seven years.  While at Fidelity, Salen led "tens of billions of dollars" worth of investments in companies like Google, eBay, Amazon, Spotify, and Hubspot.  Salen has also...
Meet The New CFO Of $700 Million Etsy

Gangnam Style passes 1bn views on YouTube

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South Korean rapper Psy's song has broken a Guinness world record and is the most liked video in the history of YouTubeIt's spawned a new dance style, parodies, copies and a fascination with things Korean - and on Friday afternoon Gangnam Style, the video by the South Korean singer Psy...
Gangnam Style passes 1bn views on YouTube
Veteran LA law firm opens a Silicon Beach office and launches a pro-bono "Precelerator"

Mail Online close to 100m users

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Associated Newspapers network remains world's most popular newspaper website with more than 99m monthly browsersMail Online had a shade under 100 million monthly browsers in January, as the traffic growth of the world's most popular newspaper website showed no sign of stopping.The Associated Newspapers website network attracted 99,218,476 UK monthly...
Mail Online close to 100m users

After Grumpy Cat, what memes deserve the Hollywood treatment? | Open thread

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Meme of the year, Grumpy Cat, is to be turned into a feature film. Pitch us your film ideas based on popular internet contentIt started out as just another cat photograph floating round the internet, but Grumpy Cat soon became an internet sensation that was named meme of the year...
After Grumpy Cat, what memes deserve the Hollywood treatment? | Open thread

Verizon to sell LTE-only phones in 2014 in push to lower subsidies

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Soon after Verizon transitions to Voice over LTE for ordinary telephone calls around the end of the year, it plans to start selling phones without CDMA chipsets, reducing costs and associated subsidies, said the company’s CFO Fran Shammo. At Deutsche Bank’s Media, Internet, and Telecom conference, Shammo spoke about...
Verizon to sell LTE-only phones in 2014 in push to lower subsidies

Why Verizon Killing Its 3G Network Probably Won't Save You Money

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We will soon be witness to the death of 3G. At least, we will from Verizon.  Speaking at the Deutsche Bank Media, Internet and Telecom conference, Verizon chief financial officer Fran Shammo said that Verizon could start phasing out its 3G CDMA chips by the beginning of 2014. The goal,...
Why Verizon Killing Its 3G Network Probably Won't Save You Money
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