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AT&T plans national tech trial – Sun-Sentinel

Sun-SentinelAT&T has proposed a region of Palm Beach County for a years-long trial that would switch customers to new Internet-based technologies for services ranging from phone service to broadband and television. The goal is to transition customers to new networks …AT&T is testing its next-gen phone network on rural areas and retireesWashington Post (blog)AT&T seeks […]

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News

Russian Opposition Leader Navalny Under House Arrest – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalMOSCOW—A Moscow court has put Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny under house arrest, forbidding him from using the Internet or communicating with anyone outside his family. The house arrest is for two months but can be extended. Mr. Navalny …Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny put under house arrest for 2 monthsWashington PostRussia opposition […]

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tech

Is the Internet Bad for Society and Relationships? – NEWS.GNOM.ES

NEWS.GNOM.ESThe Internet becomes a bigger part of our lives everyday, making life more convenient but also taking away the human element of living in the moment and making relationships more superficial, survey respondents told the Pew Research Center. READ: FCC …Thirteen percent of US adults say they don’t use the InternetWashington PostAs Web’s 25th anniversary […]

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Hootsuite And The Security And Compliance Of Social Media – Forbes

Hootsuite And The Security And Compliance Of Social MediaForbesThe Internet is quick to be outraged and can be unforgiving in its outrage. “Seventy-six percent of social media crises, such as the one involving Justine Sacco, can be prevented through education and informed policy guidelines,” says Jeremiah Owyang … …read more Source: Social Media News Feed […]

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NFL

2014 NFL Mock Draft: Houston pops Bortles after NFL combine – CBSSports.com

CBSSports.comGilbert’s speed and athleticism was readily apparent at the combine. 22. Philadelphia Eagles — Dee Ford, DE, Auburn — He’ll probably be moving to OLB once he gets to the NFL because of his size, but Ford can rush the passer from just about anywhere.Blake Bortles: Teams asked about girlfriend at NFL CombineNFL.comBlake Bortles’ Girlfriend […]

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Americans Would Give Up TV Before Internet – Discovery News

Discovery NewsUsing the Web has become the main activity for hundreds of millions of people around the globe. iStockPhoto. Gallery. HolidayGiftGuide2011:FortheCouchPotato. View Caption +#1: Indulging the Indulgent. Need to come up with holiday solutions for that guy …Poll: 90 Percent of Americans Think Internet Is Good For ThemNBCNews.com76% Of American Internet Users Think The Internet […]

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dallas

Michael O’Neill: ‘Dallas Buyers Club’ deserves its Oscars 2014 accolades – Zap2it.com (blog)

Zap2it.com (blog)Just before that season premiere, during Sunday’s (March 2) Oscars, O’Neill will be rooting for “Dallas Buyers Club,” in which he portrays a Food and Drug Administration official who opposes AIDS patient Ron Woodroof’s (Matthew McConaughey) use of a …Bob And Linda Read Internet Movie Reviews, Part Seven: Dallas Buyers ClubNPR (blog)Adam Dunn invited […]

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tech

Schools would be required to set social media guidelines – The Star-Ledger

Schools would be required to set social media guidelinesThe Star-LedgerThe bill (S441) would require that the policy be written, and include “provisions designed to prevent improper communications between school employees and students made via e-mail, cellular phones, social networking websites, and other Internet-based … …read more Source: Social Media News Feed By Google

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Web Video on Television From the Founders of TiVo – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalThe lives of couch potatoes changed forever when co-founders Mike Ramsay and James Barton rolled out TiVo 15 years ago. Now the folks behind the original digital video recorder want to reinvent how we watch streaming Internet video on a television.TiVo Co-Founders Launch Qplay Streaming Device, ServiceHome Media MagazineTivo founders launch ‘Qplay,’ a […]

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tech

Mark Zuckerberg Plans To Connect the World – Auto World News

Auto World NewsMark Zuckerberg smiles onstage before delivering a keynote speech during the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona on Feb. 24, 2014. (Photo : Reuters). Facebook co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg hopes to make Internet available worldwide someday …Facebook Adding Voice Calls to WhatsAppNeon TommyFacebook’s Zuckerberg Envisions a ‘Dial Tone for the Internet’ComputerworldFacebooks WhatsApp to […]

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Facebook shelves controversial email feature – Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.ukFacebook has quietly shelved its controversial email feature, introduced three years ago, because “people haven’t been using it”. Founder Mark Zuckerberg launched the service in 2010, criticising traditional email for being “too slow and formal” for the next …Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg: WhatsApp, Internet.org aimed at long-term growth …San Jose Mercury NewsWhatsApp chief sets course for […]

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tech

Netflix strikes deal to pay Comcast to ensure online videos are streamed smoothly – Washington Post

Washington PostNetflix has agreed to pay Comcast, the nation’s largest home Internet carrier, to ensure its online videos are streamed smoothly. The arrangement highlights the vast power of Comcast, which is in the middle of an ambitious expansion effort, and how the …Netflix Seeks to Gain Advantage Over Other Streaming Services By Making First …ForbesUPDATE […]

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tech

Microsoft Targets Global Internet Growth With Cheaper Phones – Bloomberg

BloombergMicrosoft Corp. (MSFT) is accelerating its push into mobile software, adding new hardware manufacturers and joining forces with chipmaker Qualcomm Inc. (QCOM) to develop cheaper smartphones aimed at markets such as China. Microsoft and Qualcomm …Next Windows Phone update will allow for more low-cost devicesCNETWindows to get remake for those who don’t touchUSA TODAYMicrosoft Teases […]

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nashville

Gail Kerr: Google Fiber could provide big boost to Nashville – The Tennessean

Gail Kerr: Google Fiber could provide big boost to NashvilleThe TennesseanLarry Page, Google’s co-founder and chief executive, speaks during the keynote presentation at Google I/O 2013 in San Francisco. Nashville is among 34 cities across eight states where Google is exploring offering high-speed Internet service … and more …read more Source: Nashville News From Google

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tech

Tweeting the Revolution: Social Media Use and the #Euromaidan Protests – Huffington Post

Huffington PostAt the Social Media and Political Participation lab at NYU we have been closely following social media activity related to the protests since they began in November, collecting Twitter and Facebook data related to key protest hashtags. Our findings …Social Media and Christian Ministry: Reaching the World for the Kingdom of GodChristianityToday.comStudy shows concern […]

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tech

Rick Pitino and John Calipari battle about social media – CBSSports.com

CBSSports.com“I think anybody who reads social media who’s in sports is not all there. To me, I think it’s the great class of underachievers who live on the Internet with social media. I think it’s people that waste their time, and underachieve because they’re not …John Calipari responds to Rick Pitino’s social media commentsNBCSports.comSocial media […]

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FCC Opens Docket, Accepting Court Invite to Preserve an Open Internet – eWeek

eWeekFollowing a net neutrality court defeat, the FCC took new steps Feb. 19 to “ensure the Internet remains a platform for innovation.” With net neutrality threatened by a January court ruling, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has said it plans to …FCC Chairman Proposes New Net Neutrality RulesPC MagazineOn net neutrality, the FCC says it […]

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nashville

Google targets Nashville for high-speed fiber network – Nashville Business Journal (blog)

Nashville Business Journal (blog)Nashville is on the short list of cities under consideration for the next round of Google Fiber, the tech giant announced today. The California-based company is looking at several cities to deploy its high-speed Internet and TV service, which delivers …Nashville on list for Google Fiber expansionThe TennesseanGoogle aims to provide broadband […]

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White House defers to FCC on further action on net neutrality – PCWorld

PCWorldThe administration of U.S. President Barack Obama said in response to a petition that it continues to back an open Internet, but declined to direct the U.S. Federal Communications Commission on how to go about preserving Internet neutrality, as it is an …White House responds to net neutrality petitionSydney Morning HeraldNet Neutrality Petition Addressed by […]

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tech

Net Neutrality Petition Addressed by White House – Guardian Liberty Voice

Guardian Liberty VoiceLast month, the United States Court of Appeals abolished “Net Neutrality,” a set of rules for Internet service providers to follow, principally that all data is equal, in order to keep the Internet as unrestricted as possible. This is largely because Internet Service …Rep. Eshoo Admits Her Net Neutrality Bill Nobody Thought Would […]

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Google asks Internet eyewear fans not to be Glassholes’ – Business Recorder

Business Recorderimage SAN FRANCISCO: Google on Tuesday gave early adopters of its Internet-connected eyewear a bit of advice: don’t be “Glassholes.” It was the final suggestion in a recommended code of conduct posted online for software developers and others taking …Citing Regulatory Concerns, Hospitals Turn a Blind Eye to Google GlassWall Street Journal (blog)Google teaches […]

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Entertainment

CBS Wants CSI: The Internet – Vulture

CBS Wants CSI: The InternetVultureCBS has ordered another spinoff of CSI, the network confirmed today, this time focusing on cybercrime. Think CSI: The Internet. The show, “inspired by [its producer’s] work as a CyberPsychologist,” according to CBS, follows a special agent in the FBI’s … and more …read more Source: Google News Entertainment

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tech

Galaxy S5 rumors flare up as release date draws near – Christian Science Monitor

Christian Science MonitorJust ahead of the major Samsung “Unpacked 5” event at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona next week, the Internet is buzzing about what Samsung will offer in its next Galaxy smart phone. Skip to next paragraph. Related stories …The Rumored Galaxy S5 Fingerprint Sensor Sounds Like TroubleTIMESamsung’s New Galaxy Is Said to […]

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Entertainment

‘House of Cards’ premiere baits binge watchers with shocking twist – Today.com

Today.comFrank Underwood (Kevin Spacey) has no mercy on “House of Cards.” Photo credit: Nathaniel Bell for Netflix. The second-season premiere of “House of Cards” dropped a bombshell that no one saw coming — especially the target of ruthless politico Frank …The Internet Is Making It Impossible to Keep Up with House of CardsWiredWhen, Exactly, Does […]

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Sports

The 2014 Winter Olympics: February 16, 2014 – A.V. Club Austin

A.V. Club AustinIt would be fascinating, though entirely overwhelming and impractical, to watch the Olympics by putting the coverage from each country’s major network side-by-side in a sort of Brady Bunch-style grid. The winner is the winner whether you’re watching …NBC’s 2014 Winter Olympics coverage: Good, mediocre, or bad? (poll)The OregonianWinter Olympics: Internet takes Bode […]

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San Francisco

Google May House Startups in San Francisco’s Historic Latino Community – ColorLines magazine

ColorLines magazineThe move highlights the growing trend of Internet firms in Silicon Valley where a fierce competition for tech talent has led them to expand in San Francisco so they can lure new employees who don’t want to commute to Mountain View, Palo Alto and …Google to house startups in San Francisco’s Mission districtVenture Capital […]