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Sell-off: US reaps $41 billion in wireless spectrum auction - The Express Tribune

January 31, 2015 - 9:41pm

The Express Tribune

Sell-off: US reaps $41 billion in wireless spectrum auction
The Express Tribune
Offers: $18.2b is the value of bids won by AT&T, Verizon bid $10.4 billion and T-Mobile bid successfully for some $1.8 billion. STOCK IMAGE. WASHINGTON: The US government is getting more than $41 billion from an auction of wireless spectrum, ...
Dish Network Surprise Winner In Spectrum AuctionWall Street Journal
Surprise! Dish Network emerges as major wireless player after FCC auctionCNET
Wireless carriers spend heavily on US airwaves in record $44.9 billion auctionWashington Post
PC Magazine -Reuters -Fortune
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Sell-off: US reaps $41 billion in wireless spectrum auction - The Express Tribune

January 31, 2015 - 9:41pm

The Express Tribune

Sell-off: US reaps $41 billion in wireless spectrum auction
The Express Tribune
Offers: $18.2b is the value of bids won by AT&T, Verizon bid $10.4 billion and T-Mobile bid successfully for some $1.8 billion. STOCK IMAGE. WASHINGTON: The US government is getting more than $41 billion from an auction of wireless spectrum, ...
Dish Network Surprise Winner In Spectrum AuctionWall Street Journal
Surprise! Dish Network emerges as major wireless player after FCC auctionCNET
Wireless carriers spend heavily on US airwaves in record $44.9 billion auctionWashington Post
Reuters -Fortune -ABC News
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Marriott is no longer fighting for permission to block WiFi hotspots - Engadget

January 31, 2015 - 5:35pm

Maine News Online

Marriott is no longer fighting for permission to block WiFi hotspots
Engadget
Marriott wants you to know that it's completely done trying to block guests' personal WiFi connections -- it has even given up convincing the FCC to give it permission to do so, a spokesperson told Engadget. The company already announced that it won't be ...
Marriott CIO: FCC message on WiFi blocking loud and clearNetwork World
Marriott will no Longer Block Guests from using Personal Wi-Fi DevicesFrench Tribune
Marriott drops effort to block personal Wi-Fi hotspotsUSA TODAY
eWeek -Hot Hardware -Headlines & Global News
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More Rude Comcast Customer Renamings Resurface - WFMY News 2

January 31, 2015 - 3:00pm

WFMY News 2

More Rude Comcast Customer Renamings Resurface
WFMY News 2
Christopher Elliott, the journalist who broke the story about the Comcast-"A**hole Brown" customer service debacle, writes that more customers are coming forth with similar stories. Loading… Post to Facebook. More Rude Comcast Customer Renamings ...
W**** Julia, dummy and b**** dog: The offensive names Comcast customer ...Daily Mail
Another Comcast customer-service gaffe - this one vulgar and viralNaples Daily News
Comcast apologizes for changing customer's billing name to profanityWJHL

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Pirate Bay back up after December police raid - CNET

January 31, 2015 - 2:25pm

Hacked

Pirate Bay back up after December police raid
CNET
The torrent site, used to download television shows, movies, games and other files, was shut down for seven weeks. by Roger Cheng · @RogerWCheng; 31 January 2015 8:00 pm GMT. comments. 0. facebook. twitter. linkedin. googleplus. more. more +. email.
The Pirate Bay back online after police take-downSlashGear
The Pirate Bay is back online after almost two monthsVentureBeat
The Phoenix is back as The Pirate Bay rises from its ashes and sails againBetaNews
Variety -Mashable -Hollywood Reporter
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Automakers Recall 2.1 Million Vehicles for Faulty Air Bags - NBCNews.com

January 31, 2015 - 11:14am

NBCNews.com

Automakers Recall 2.1 Million Vehicles for Faulty Air Bags
NBCNews.com
More than 2.1 million Toyota, Chrysler and Honda vehicles made in the early 2000s are being recalled due to a malfunction that causes seat-belt tightening and the inadvertent deployment of air bags in the absence of a crash, federal regulators said Saturday.
US regulators recall 2.1 million vehicles in new air bag issueReuters
More Than 2M Vehicles a 2nd Time for Faulty Air BagsABC News
Vehicles With Faulty Airbags Are Recalled for Second TimeNew York Times
Wall Street Journal -CNNMoney -Detroit Free Press
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Dish Network Surprise Winner In Spectrum Auction - Wall Street Journal

January 31, 2015 - 10:18am

Wall Street Journal

Dish Network Surprise Winner In Spectrum Auction
Wall Street Journal
Dish Network Corp. ran away with nearly half of the wireless licenses sold in a record setting government auction, leaving a large slug of the scarce resource in the hands of a company that so far has no ability to offer cellphone service. The satellite TV ...
Surprise! Dish Network emerges as major wireless player after FCC auctionCNET
Bids from Sprint, AT&T and Verizon; US spectrum auction generates $44.9 billionThe Next Digit
AT&T, Dish and Verizon were among the top spenders in the FCC's wireless ...TechSpot
Hot Hardware -Maine News Online -Motley Fool
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First-ever Transparency Report released by Reddit - Maine News Online

January 31, 2015 - 8:25am

Maine News Online

First-ever Transparency Report released by Reddit
Maine News Online
News, entertainment and social networking site Reddit released its 2014 Transparency Report on Friday, disclosing information about government requests for user data or removal of content from the site. The Transparency Report, the first-ever by Reddit, ...

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MIT randomizes tasks to speed up massive multicore processors - Computerworld

January 31, 2015 - 7:25am

CIO New Zealand

MIT randomizes tasks to speed up massive multicore processors
Computerworld
As each new generation of computer processors arrives with a larger number of computing cores, computer scientists grapple with how best to make use of this proliferation of parallel power. Featured Resource. Presented by Tibco Software. 10 Best Practices ...
MIT has an easier way for multicore chips to use data structuresGigaom
Parallelizing common algorithmsR & D Magazine
Researchers parallelize a common data structure to work with multicore chipsPhys.Org
Reseller News
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Grim Fandango Remastered review - Digital Trends

January 31, 2015 - 7:10am

Digital Trends

Grim Fandango Remastered review
Digital Trends
Grim Fandango invites you to find meaning in just one life. It just so happens that you're already dead when it starts. 2. 2. 1. Video games encourage you to get a life. “Here!” say video games, holding the door wide open. “Come on in where it's warm. Try on ...
Game reviews: A new life for old video gamesIBNLive
'Resident Evil,' 'Grim Fandango' among video game resurrectionsSan Jose Mercury News
Review: 'Grim Fandango Remastered' Reanimates Some Really Funny BonesYahoo Tech
Tech Times -TrustedReviews -Phys.Org
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Software Tweak Will Make Tesla Model S P85D a Split-Second Faster - Modern Readers

January 31, 2015 - 5:31am

Modern Readers

Software Tweak Will Make Tesla Model S P85D a Split-Second Faster
Modern Readers
Software Tweak Will Make Tesla Model S P85D a Split-Second Faster While others manually tinker with engines and other parts to make cars go faster, Tesla makes use of something different altogether – software updates. And for the already super-fast Tesla ...

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I didn't believe Microsoft's new email app could be better than Gmail — and I was ... - Times of India

January 31, 2015 - 1:02am

Times of India

I didn't believe Microsoft's new email app could be better than Gmail — and I was ...
Times of India
--Matt Johnston Earlier today, I read Business Insider tech editor Steve Kovach's post on Microsoft's new Outlook email app for iOS. He was a fan, raving about the app's sync capabilities and ease of use. He even went so far as to say that he deleted his Gmail ...
I spent two days using the new Outlook for iPhones: BaigUSA TODAY
Outlook app for Android and iOS boosts Microsoft's mobile comebackPCWorld
Outlook for iOS branded a 'security nightmare'Inquirer
ZDNet -The Fuse Joplin -Digital Trends
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Google makes Earth Pro available to virtual travelers for free - Engadget

January 30, 2015 - 8:05pm

BGR

Google makes Earth Pro available to virtual travelers for free
Engadget
While we're sure Google Earth works just fine for your daily virtual 'round-the-world travels, the Pro version comes with some really useful features -- even better, it's now completely free. Google Earth Pro, which used to cost an eye-watering $399 per year, ...
The cost for Google Earth Pro is now zero -- get your free license key now!BetaNews
Google Earth's premium features are now free for everyoneBGR
Google Earth Pro Is Now Available For FreeForbes
Android Headlines - Android News -9 to 5 Google
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Wireless carriers spend heavily on US airwaves in record $44.9 billion auction - Washington Post

January 30, 2015 - 7:39pm

BGR

Wireless carriers spend heavily on US airwaves in record $44.9 billion auction
Washington Post
AT&T spent close to half the total in the record-setting U.S. sale of airwaves for mobile data, with Verizon Communications and bidding partners of Dish Network also spending heavily, results showed Friday. AT&T bid $18.2 billion to win licenses of AWS-3 ...
AT&T top buyer at US airwaves auction; Verizon, Dish spend bigFortune
All Eyes on Dish After Adding $13.3 Billion of New AirwavesBloomberg
Dish spends $13.3bn in spectrum auctionFinancial Times
Helena Independent Record
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The cost for Google Earth Pro is now zero -- get your free license key now! - BetaNews

January 30, 2015 - 7:09pm

BetaNews

The cost for Google Earth Pro is now zero -- get your free license key now!
BetaNews
There is an old adage that a fool and his money are easily parted. This is a motto that I follow in my life. I don't mind paying for quality, but I won't open my wallet for nonsense. With that said, you should always be wary when something is free; another adage is ...

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MIT randomizes tasks to speed massive multicore processors - Reseller News

January 30, 2015 - 6:10pm

Reseller News

MIT randomizes tasks to speed massive multicore processors
Reseller News
As each new generation of computer processors arrives with a larger number of computing cores, computer scientists grapple with how best to make use of this proliferation of parallel power. Now researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology have ...

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Police Ramping Up Patrols for Super Bowl Weekend - KTVN

January 30, 2015 - 6:09pm

Columbus Dispatch

Police Ramping Up Patrols for Super Bowl Weekend
KTVN
Reno police are getting ready for a busy weekend ahead of the Super Bowl. It's no secret every year during the Super Bowl, more people are drinking and out having a good time while watching the game. It's good news for casinos on game day but it's a busy ...
Connecticut State Police Plan To Step Up Patrols For Super BowlThe Daily Voice
Authorities warn against mixing Super Bowl with DWIAlbany Times Union
State Police superintendent says cheer on Pats responsiblySan Francisco Chronicle
Orange County Breeze -Yuma Sun -Siouxland News
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You must have at least 8 inches for Windows 10 to go all the way - The Register

January 30, 2015 - 4:51pm

The Register

You must have at least 8 inches for Windows 10 to go all the way
The Register
Comment The Windows 10 traditional desktop is a no-go zone for new tablets smaller than 8-inches across, according to Microsoft exec Joe Belfiore. This week he tweeted that only slabs at least 8in in size can run the Windows 10 operating system in desktop ...

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Apple Inc. bashes Q1 of FY15 with $18 billion of Net Profit selling 74.5 million ... - Inferse

January 30, 2015 - 4:41pm

Inferse

Apple Inc. bashes Q1 of FY15 with $18 billion of Net Profit selling 74.5 million ...
Inferse
Summary: Apple's earning reports yielded significant results from the first fiscal quarter of 2015 – breaking their own record by selling 74.5 million iPhones. Apple Inc. bashes Q1 of FY15 with $18 billion of Net Profit selling 74.5 million ...

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Vine goes child-friendly with Vine Kids app - CNET

January 30, 2015 - 4:30pm

Computerworld Australia

Vine goes child-friendly with Vine Kids app
CNET
The new app from Twitter's 6-second looping video service serves up only clips that have been screened for family-friendliness. by Dara Kerr · @darakerr; 30 January 2015 10:25 pm GMT. comments. 0. facebook. twitter. linkedin. googleplus. more. more +.
Twitter Launches Vine Kids for G-Rated VideosPC Magazine
Vine has released a special version of the app specifically for kidstuaw.com
Vine Launches New Video Service Aimed At KidsFast Company
Tech Times -Empire State Tribune -Engadget
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