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Adult websites responsible for as much as 30 percent of the data delivered on the web, says ExtremeTech

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The likes of Netflix and Megaupload — not to mention good old-fashioned torrenting — are usually touted as some of the biggest drivers of internet traffic, but ExtremeTech took a look at another source: adult content. The site surveyed usage data pulled from Google's DoubleClick Ad Planner, and discovered...
Adult websites responsible for as much as 30 percent of the data delivered on the web, says ExtremeTech
Hotspot Shield maker AnchorFree lands $52M to protect you from the horrors of web browsing

A Complete List of Positives and Negatives of the iPad From Hands-On Reviews

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Reviews from the three major publications who were able to get their hands on iPad have rolled in (NY Times, USA Today, WSJ).Like many Apple connoisseurs (ok, fanatics) out there we’ve given the articles a good read but also decided to summarise all the positives and negatives for you in...
A Complete List of Positives and Negatives of the iPad From Hands-On Reviews

Boingo Brings $1.99 Pay-Per-Use Wi-Fi To Apple’s iPad

gigaom.com
Boingo today launched a new app to help get Apple iPads online without any ties to AT&T. Boingo’s Wi-Fi Credits software — which also supports iPhones and iPod Touch devices — offers wireless access for a $1.99 per hour. The new software is available today in the iTunes app store and...
Boingo Brings $1.99 Pay-Per-Use Wi-Fi To Apple’s iPad

Google to let users “mute” remarketed ads

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“Mute This Ad” on the way. Google is rolling out a new system to allow users to block certain ads from showing up as they surf the web, and it’s a very welcome feature. Over the past year the number of “remarketing” ads has exploded. These ads are served to...
Google to let users “mute” remarketed ads
How researchers are fighting lung cancer using PageRank

SublimeVideo Adds Flash Mode to its Universal, HTML5 Player

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SublimeVideo, an HTML5-based video player from Switzerland-based development and design firm Jilion now includes a "fall back to Flash mode." This means that when a web surfer using a browser that doesn't support HTML5 visits a page that uses the player, it will automatically switch over (aka "fall back") to...
SublimeVideo Adds Flash Mode to its Universal, HTML5 Player
With $7.5M From Redpoint, Bill Campbell & Others, Curious Launches A Marketplace For Life-Long Learning

Fly Or Die: Retina MacBook Pro

techcrunch.com
The new MacBook Pro with Retina Display. Sure, it stands to fudge up the Internet, but boy is it pretty! The display boasts 5.1 million pixels, with a bump from 1280×800 to a full 2880×1800 resolution. It brings Apple’s laptops into the display big leagues with the iPhone and...
Fly Or Die: Retina MacBook Pro
DEATH OF THE COOKIE: How The Web's All-Seeing Tracking Device Could Meet Its End
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