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Funniest/Most Insightful Comments Of The Week At Techdirt

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Kicking off this week's most insightful list was a comment from Chris Rhodes which was a quote from CS Lewis that apparently resonated with many of you: "Of all tyrannies, a tyranny exercised for the good of its victims may be the most oppressive. It may be better to live...
Funniest/Most Insightful Comments Of The Week At Techdirt

How Google Builds Its Maps--and What It Means for the Future of Everything

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An exclusive look inside Ground Truth, the secretive program to build the world's best accurate maps.Behind every Google Map, there is a much more complex map that's the key to your queries but hidden from your view. The deep map contains the logic of places: their no-left-turns and freeway on-ramps,...
How Google Builds Its Maps--and What It Means for the Future of Everything

T-Mobile USA to offer unlimited HSPA+ data from Sept. 5

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T-Mobile USA is offering from Sept. 5 what it has dubbed as its Unlimited Nationwide 4G data plan, which features no data caps or speed limits, the operator said on Tuesday....
T-Mobile USA to offer unlimited HSPA+ data from Sept. 5

T-Mobile, MetroPCS merge to take on the big carriers

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Flickr user Fuzzytek T-Mobile and MetroPCS, the fourth- and fifth-largest wireless carriers in the United States respectively, will merge with the goal of beating the bigger carriers on value. The combined company will be known as T-Mobile, but the two consumer brands will operate separately. That presumably means T-Mobile...
T-Mobile, MetroPCS merge to take on the big carriers

2012 MotoCzysz E1pc may set an e-motorbike speed record, our hearts afire

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Our first peek at the MotoCzysz E1pc was at the 2010 Isle of Man TT, where the fearsome-looking e-motorbike smashed potential speed limits, even if it didn't completely rock the two-wheeled establishment. Improvements were made in 2011, but the new 2012 model is the one that's really poised to...
2012 MotoCzysz E1pc may set an e-motorbike speed record, our hearts afire

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?
T-Mobile officially rolls out unlimited nationwide 4G data plans

Cadillac CUE makes its way to XTS, navigates with ease in NYC (hands-on)

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Navigating those mean Manhattan streets is an intimidating chore for any driver, with or without a battery of high-tech in-car aides. But after an introduction to Cadillac CUE, it's easy to see the benefit of such a comprehensive system. CUE isn't your typical in-dash GPS nav -- sure it...
Cadillac CUE makes its way to XTS, navigates with ease in NYC (hands-on)

AT&T Clarifies Data Throttling: Speed Limits Start at 3GB

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AT&T starts throttling unlimited data users once they hit 3GB....
AT&T Clarifies Data Throttling: Speed Limits Start at 3GB

Quantum speed limits within reach, present moves ever closer to future

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Got your wire-rimmed spectacles on? Had a full night's rest? Eager to get those synapses firing? Here's hoping, because Marc Cheneau and co. are doing everything they can to stretch the sheer meaning of quantum understanding. The aforesaid scientists recently published an article that details a method for measuring quantum...
Quantum speed limits within reach, present moves ever closer to future
If you hate red-light cameras, you'll really hate speeding ticket robots

Telenav's Scout iPhone app now lets friends coordinate on a map

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Telenav’s Scout app is moving beyond mere navigation to include location sharing and planning features, which friends and family can use to coordinate their activities. In a new update for the iPhone (no word yet on an Android update), Scout now has the ability to share any location or event...
Telenav's Scout iPhone app now lets friends coordinate on a map

10 Things We Learned From Steve Wozniak's Q&A At Gizmodo (AAPL)

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Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak took some time to answer reader questions over at Gizmodo earlier today. As one of the most important people in the development of the personal computer, he has a lot of smart opinions and ideas. But it's not all serious with Wozniak -- he's a prankster...
10 Things We Learned From Steve Wozniak's Q&A At Gizmodo (AAPL)
T-Mobile ditches data caps and throttling with new unlimited 4G data plan

Check out Stanford's latest work with robotic racecars

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Stanford has a history with robotic cars, dating all the way back to the 2005 Grand Challenge in the Nevada desert. Since then, Google has emerged as one of the most powerful players in this space, but driverless cars still have a long way to go before they’re ready for mass...
Check out Stanford's latest work with robotic racecars

BitTorrent Power Tips From The Makers of Vuze

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While simple to use if so desired, Vuze is probably the most complex and powerful of all BitTorrent clients if users are prepared to take a look under the hood and explore its array of features. But despite its undoubted capabilities, in years gone by when processing power and RAM...
BitTorrent Power Tips From The Makers of Vuze

Connected cars: Intelligent vehicles hit German roads in 4-year trial to improve road safety

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The road to intelligent vehicles took a small but significant step today, with a fleet of cars taking part in a real-world ‘intelligent vehicle’ testing programme around Frankfurt/Main in Germany. This real-world research forms part of Safe Intelligent Mobility – Testfield Germany (simTD) a four-year practical field test of the...
Connected cars: Intelligent vehicles hit German roads in 4-year trial to improve road safety

T-Mobile USA to Offer Unlimited HSPA+ Data From Sept. 5

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T-Mobile USA is offering from Sept. 5 what it has dubbed as its Unlimited Nationwide 4G data plan, which features no data caps or speed limits, the operator said......
T-Mobile USA to Offer Unlimited HSPA+ Data From Sept. 5
Rumor: T-Mobile to introduce truly unlimited data plan for $30 a month

USPS: We Know E-Commerce Is A Huge Opportunity, But We Don't Have The Technology To Take Advantage Of It

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The United States Postal Service needs help. Online retail sales are on the rise, which means people need all those packages delivered. The USPS knows this, but right now, it can't fully take advantage of it. Why is that? It just doesn't have the technology. That's why it posted a...
USPS: We Know E-Commerce Is A Huge Opportunity, But We Don't Have The Technology To Take Advantage Of It

Satellites Will Issue Speeding Tickets from Space

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UK drivers had better stay under that speed limit, because the traffic authorities are watching… from outer space. According to The Telegraph, an American company called PIPS Technology has developed a system that uses two cameras on the ground and one mounted on a satellite in orbit to catch...
Satellites Will Issue Speeding Tickets from Space
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