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In the Midst of Outages, Verizon Imposes New Fee (NewsFactor)

NewsFactor – Verizon Wireless is pulling a Netflix of sorts. In the midst of three unexplained data outages in less than a month, the wireless carrier decided to start charging customers a $ 2 fee to pay their bill on … Continue reading

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UC Berkeley Moving from CalMail to Google Apps (NewsFactor)

NewsFactor – A major university has decided to migrate to Google Apps for Education as its cloud-based email and calendar provider. The decision by the University of California at Berkeley represents a substantial victory for Google’s cloud-based platform in its … Continue reading

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Android Remains Top Mobile Platform in the U.S. (NewsFactor)

NewsFactor – Web metrics firm comScore reports that 234 million Americans above the age of 13 were using mobile devices during the three months prior to Thanksgiving. The Web metrics firm’s new survey of more than 30,000 U.S. mobile subscribers … Continue reading

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In the Midst of Outages, Verizon Imposes New Fee (NewsFactor)

NewsFactor – Verizon Wireless is pulling a Netflix of sorts. In the midst of three unexplained data outages in less than a month, the wireless carrier decided to start charging customers a $ 2 fee to pay their bill on … Continue reading

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Anonymous Hackers Still Active, Closing 2011 with a Bang (NewsFactor)

NewsFactor – Anonymous struck again on Monday morning — and the backlash by the infamous hacking group may not be over yet. Anonymous, which took down Strategic Forecasting’s Web site over the weekend, has vowed to strike again. This time, … Continue reading

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Go Daddy Becomes Example in SOPA Backlash (NewsFactor)

NewsFactor – Go Daddy is backpedaling over its support of the “Stop Online Piracy Act,” or SOPA, that’s working its way through Congress. It may be too little, too late. But is Go Daddy being unfairly boycotted for its involvement … Continue reading

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Anonymous Hackers Still Active, Closing 2011 with a Bang (NewsFactor)

NewsFactor – Anonymous struck again on Monday morning — and the backlash by the infamous hacking group may not be over yet. Anonymous, which took down Strategic Forecasting’s Web site over the weekend, has vowed to strike again. This time, … Continue reading

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LG Announces Android 4.0 Device Updates (NewsFactor)

NewsFactor – Android smartphones made by LG Corp. will gain the much-awaited Ice Cream Sandwich update in the next few months, somewhat later than Samsung’s phones. Both rival companies are based in Seoul, South Korea. Yahoo! News: Technology News

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U.S. Mobile Device Use Increasingly Important To Holiday Sales (NewsFactor)

NewsFactor – The use of mobile devices for making online purchases doubled in December from nine months earlier, according to a new report from RichRelevance. The customized-shopping-experience designer’s study also indicates that over 90 percent of U.S. consumers making mobile … Continue reading

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FCC Approves AT&T’s Spectrum Deal with Qualcomm (NewsFactor)

NewsFactor – Seeking to expand mobile broadband deployments throughout the United States, the FCC has given AT&T the green light to begin using the 700MHz spectrum licenses the carrier purchased from Qualcomm for $ 1.925 billion in December 2010. Yahoo! … Continue reading

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