seven years

seven years

AT&T's spectrum crunch said to have been overblown, company admits it is now well-positioned
Allen Blue's Journey From Limelight To LinkedIn

South Korean man indicted over North Korea retweet, facing seven years in jail

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A South Korean man could be facing up to seven years in jail for retweeting messages from North Korea. Park Jeong-Geun, 24, broadcast the message "Long Live Kim Jong-il," which originated from @uriminzok, an account that the North Korean government has been using since 2010. Mr Park, however, is...
South Korean man indicted over North Korea retweet, facing seven years in jail

_Why: A Tale Of A Post-Modern Genius

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  Why the Lucky Stiff (or _Why for short) was one of the brightest and most inspiring programmers in activity. He became famous through a series of blogs and through the incredible amount of open-source projects that he maintained over the course of more than seven years._Why’s popularity grew along...
_Why: A Tale Of A Post-Modern Genius

Amazon's $79-per-year Prime shipping now offering than 15m items, more popular than Super Saver delivery

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Amazon’s news as of late has been focused on its media partnerships (and future device launches), but today the company has an impressive statistic to share regarding the usage of its Prime shipping service, which is now more popular than its free Super Saver Shipping option, seven years after it...
Amazon's $79-per-year Prime shipping now offering than 15m items, more popular than Super Saver delivery

Blu-ray looks ahead to 4K

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LAS VEGAS-Seven years after the Blu-ray Disc Association announced at CES that it had completed the technical specification for the format, the Blu-ray format continues to forge ahead--and its proponents must ponder its future when 4K HDTV televisions are all the rage here at this week's CES. The first...
Blu-ray looks ahead to 4K

Physicist proposes to physicist in a physics paper

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Two physicists have been together for seven years. It's like the start of a joke. Instead, it's the start of something beautiful -- and, well, physic(s)al. [Read more]...
Physicist proposes to physicist in a physics paper
The world's biggest chiptune festival takes its final bow in Tokyo

Sprint Gets SEC Subpoena Tied to Sales Tax

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Sprint Nextel Corp. said it received a subpoena from the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission in connection with its probe over the wireless carrier’s collection of state and local taxes. The SEC’s investigation follows a suit filed against Sprint by New York’s attorney general in April, seeking $300 million for...
Sprint Gets SEC Subpoena Tied to Sales Tax

A look back: Seven years of YouTube [video]

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The first video ever uploaded to YouTube recently celebrated its seventh anniversary. The video, called “Me at the zoo,” was uploaded by YouTube co-founder Jawed Karim at 8:27 pm on April 23rd, 2005. In the video, Karim stands in front of elephants at the San Diego Zoo and comments...
A look back: Seven years of YouTube [video]

Ban on iPhones and iPad suspended in Germany, sales resume

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Sales of Apple’s iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS, iPhone 3G and iPad 2 Wi-Fi + 3G resumed on Friday after a permanent injunction was initially enforced early Friday morning. ”All iPad and iPhone models will be back on sale through Apple’s online store in Germany shortly” an Apple spokesperson told SlashGear...
Ban on iPhones and iPad suspended in Germany, sales resume
If This Leak Is Correct, The Next Xbox Is Going To Be A Powerful Beast (MSFT)
Visualizing the evolution of cell phones over the past 25 years [video]

Did Google Just Disable Privacy-Friendly Scroogle?

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(scroogle.org) Not long ago, Google changed its privacy policy to give itself more liberties with user data. Every time a major Internet company gets media attention for privacy issues, search volume goes way up on Scroogle, a little independent, nonprofit search engine. Scroogle scrapes its search results from Google, but...
Did Google Just Disable Privacy-Friendly Scroogle?

'Arrested Development' trailer peeks at new Netflix episodes

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The 90-second trailer catches up with the Bluth family seven years after we last saw them. [Read more]...
'Arrested Development' trailer peeks at new Netflix episodes

Google Fiber Is Coming To Austin, Texas

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Quicklink URL:  http://googlefiberblog.blogspot.com/2013/04/google-fibers-next-stop-austin-texas_9.html Attribution:  Google Fiber Blog The goal is to start connecting homes by mid-2014. Things in Austin are about to get approximately 100 times faster. Google officially announced today, after about weeks of speculation, that Google Fiber has chosen Longhorns HQ to be its next fiber city. The...
Google Fiber Is Coming To Austin, Texas

Duh: Analyst Says TV Programming Price Increases Are Unsustainable And "A Train Wreck In The Making"

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Your monthly cable or satellite bill just keeps going up — that’s the reality we all face. And while consumers are getting squeezed by price increases, they’re not alone: Bernstein Research analyst Craig Moffett sees a reckoning coming, as increases in the cost of programming are also outpacing cable or...
Duh: Analyst Says TV Programming Price Increases Are Unsustainable And "A Train Wreck In The Making"

Apple: All iPad and iPhone Models Will be Back on Sale Online in Germany Shortly

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A German court has suspended an injunction that prevented Apple from selling or distributing online certain devices believed to infringe certain Motorola Mobility patents. In a statement given to AllThingsD, Apple confirmed that the iPhone 3G, iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4 and 3G/UMTS-based iPads should be returning to the shelves of...
Apple: All iPad and iPhone Models Will be Back on Sale Online in Germany Shortly

Yes, it does!

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A few weeks ago, Adrian used this space to introduce music application developers to the next generation of our Scrobbling APIs and ask the question “But does it scrobble?”. Meanwhile, Stefan has been spotted at SXSW and around Last.HQ wearing this t-shirt: Why the recent fuss over our favourite neologism?...
Yes, it does!
Google to acquire ad firm Meebo
Can Nokia Beat The iPhone And iPad? (Don't Laugh, It's Trying)

Google, publishers settle book suit #thecircuit

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Google, publishers settle:Google and the American Association of Publishers announced Thursday that they have settled a long-running lawsuit over the company's digital library project. The AAP and the tech giant have been in litigation for seven years over claims that Google violated publisher copyright by scanning and posting books...
Google, publishers settle book suit #thecircuit

Provo doesn't know where its fiber is, Google makes city spend $500,000 to find it

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On Tuesday, the Provo city council formally approved the transfer of its iProvo fiber network to Google, making the city the third metro area to gain that sweet, sweet gigabit service. Google is only paying $1 for the network, but in return it will have to provide a “basic...
Provo doesn't know where its fiber is, Google makes city spend $500,000 to find it

Welcome to the golden age of enterprise IT -- and get used to it: It'll be here for a while

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In case you didn’t notice, it’s the golden age of enterprise startups. And some investors believe it will continue for another seven years or more. No one is completely sure what will come after that, but it’s worth reflecting on what brought us here and what the dynamics are of...
Welcome to the golden age of enterprise IT -- and get used to it: It'll be here for a while

WSJ: Amazon wants 500K square feet of NYC office space

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Amazon could soon be making a big footprint in the Big Apple. Wall Street Journal is reporting that the Seattle online giant is looking for up to 250,000 square feet of office space in New York City, according to sources familiar with the matter. And that’s not all. Amazon wants...
WSJ: Amazon wants 500K square feet of NYC office space

Betaworks has bought Digg to combine with News.me. The price? A mere $500K

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After we learned that Digg’s tech team would be joining the Washington Post, we wondered out loud what would happen to the “rest”? Meaning, the site and all of the tech and community the company has built in the past seven years. Today we find out, as Digg has announced...
Betaworks has bought Digg to combine with News.me. The price? A mere $500K

Who Supplies Apple? (It's Not Just China): An Interactive Map

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Last month, Apple Inc. released its updated list of suppliers. This report says it includes "the major manufacturing locations of suppliers who provide raw materials and components or perform final assembly on Apple." ChinaFile used this data to construct the interactive map, above. The Cupertino-based company has been publishing annual...
Who Supplies Apple? (It's Not Just China): An Interactive Map

What is a data scientist worth?

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Bruno Aziza: What does it take to make a data scientist? • Get the data• Data journalism and data visualisations from the GuardianWe all know that Data Scientists are a hot commodity these days. Research Analysts from McKinsey to IDC report that companies around the world will need to hire...
What is a data scientist worth?

Apple says that 3G-capable iPhones and iPads will return to German store soon

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Apple has issued a statement saying that its iPhone and iPad models that use 3G technology will be back on sale in Germany shortly, reports All Things D. The products had come under a temporary ban in that country after it was ruled that they violated patents held by Motorola. All iPad...
Apple says that 3G-capable iPhones and iPads will return to German store soon

Paul Nicholls plays down Cheltenham fears over coughing in yard

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• Champion trainer has two placed horses at Taunton• No work has been missed yet declares handlerPaul Nicholls said on Tuesday that his disclosure the previous day that some of his string are coughing had been "a little bit blown out of proportion" and that the great majority of his...
Paul Nicholls plays down Cheltenham fears over coughing in yard
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