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New iPhone App Proves StumbleUpon is Ready for All Things Social, Mobile, and Local

Netflix schedules its original series 'House of Cards' for release February 1st

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While Netflix has built its streaming service on content previously available elsewhere, its dive into exclusive original content begins in earnest February 1st of next year. That's when the David Fincher-directed House of Cards series that it reportedly outbid the likes of HBO and AMC for will debut, with...
Netflix schedules its original series 'House of Cards' for release February 1st

Collaborative technology and tomorrow's public services

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Nesta shares tips from the Reboot Britain project, which explores how the web can be applied to the biggest social challenges local government facesCollaborative technologies are everywhere. Through a bewildering array of online platforms we can connect with our friends or people we may not even know; share news, photos...
Collaborative technology and tomorrow's public services

Line2 Adds a Second Line to Your iPhone [VIDEO]

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Line2 is a mobile app from Toktumi that’s a refreshing option for iPhone users who need to maintain a separate personal and a business phone number.It’s also useful — and potentially revolutionary — for iPhone owners who want to cut down on their monthly voice minutes by allowing them...
Line2 Adds a Second Line to Your iPhone [VIDEO]

Rural carriers complain about broadband obstacles

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Rural telecom and broadband providers in the U.S. face big challenges in connecting their most remote customers, as the U.S. Federal Communications Commission transitions away from old telephone subsidies, a group of providers told lawmakers.The FCC's eligibility rules for carrier subsidies under the new Connect America Fund, a broadband-focused...
Rural carriers complain about broadband obstacles

Sorry, Folks, New York’s Internet Won’t Be Fixed Any Time Soon

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Move across that bridge and we can't promise Internet. (flickr.com/ugod) It's no secret that New York City's high-speed Internet situation is not always what it could be. The Center for an Urban Future's report on the city's tech sector called out this problem specifically, rating the local infrastructure as “B...
Sorry, Folks, New York’s Internet Won’t Be Fixed Any Time Soon

India's Top Court Declines Review of 2G Licenses Cancellation

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India's Supreme Court has declined to review its earlier order to cancel 122 mobile licenses in 22 service areas, that will affect the Indian joint ventures of......
India's Top Court Declines Review of 2G Licenses Cancellation

The Press Realizes The FiOS Party Is Over - But doesn't quite see the bigger picture yet...

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We've been covering Verizon's decision to suspend FiOS deployment in many neighborhoods for much of the last month, discussing how cities like Alexandria, Virginia and Baltimore, Maryland are more than a little annoyed that they won't be getting upgraded from last-generation DSL. The company is continuing builds in cities that...
The Press Realizes The FiOS Party Is Over - But doesn't quite see the bigger picture yet...

AT&T says it's restored U-verse and will give credits for outage

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AT&T said Thursday it had restored its U-verse broadband service to all customers who suffered from a widespread outage this week. The fiber-based TV, Internet and phone service had been out for three days or more, according to some customers who complained on social media such as Twitter and...
AT&T says it's restored U-verse and will give credits for outage
T-Mobile unveils its big plans for iPhone: 'Bring your unlocked iPhone and save $1200 vs. AT&T'

India's Top Court Strikes Down 122 2G Mobile Licenses

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India's Supreme Court on Thursday ruled that 122 mobile licenses awarded across 32 service areas in 2008 should be cancelled, giving a new dimension to......
India's Top Court Strikes Down 122 2G Mobile Licenses

Samsung Galaxy S 4 hits T-Mobile around May 1 for $99 plus monthly payments

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Although Apple’s iPhone 5 was a spotlight hero at T-Mobile’s “UnCarrier” press event on Tuesday, a rival phone was also announced. On May 1, T-Mobile will begin selling the Samsung Galaxy S 4, which will support the carrier’s brand new LTE network, falling back to HSPA+ 42 speeds when required....
Samsung Galaxy S 4 hits T-Mobile around May 1 for $99 plus monthly payments

Ahead of New iPhone Launch, Sprint Promises LTE Is Coming to Lots of Places at Some Point

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With Apple likely to announce a new LTE-equipped version of its iPhone this week, Sprint figured now would be a good time to talk up its plans to expand its high-speed service areas. The company announced plans to expand to 100 cities “in the coming months,” though it didn’t get...
Ahead of New iPhone Launch, Sprint Promises LTE Is Coming to Lots of Places at Some Point

India's top court strikes down 122 2G mobile licenses

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India's Supreme Court on Thursday ruled that 122 mobile licenses awarded across 32 service areas in 2008 should be cancelled, giving a new dimension to investigations into alleged malpractices and corruption in the allotment of the 2G licenses....
India's top court strikes down 122 2G mobile licenses

Introducing Google Places

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Today the Local Business Center is becoming Google Places. Why? Millions of people use Google every day to find places in the real world, and we want to better connect Place Pages — the way that businesses are being found today — with the tool that enables business owners to...
Introducing Google Places

Do You Deliver Out Here? Google Places Says So

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When you're hungry, don't feel like cooking and have some cash in your pocket, what's the first thing you do? Likely type "pizza delivery" into Google's search bar and see what comes up. But sometimes, this hunt for a pizza place can turn into an annoying goose chase for both...
Do You Deliver Out Here? Google Places Says So
× Just a test of the new info bar. What do you think?