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NY Governor Cuomo Announces Broadband Initiative All New Yorkers Should Be Proud Of

NY Governor Cuomo Announces Broadband Initiative All New Yorkers Should Be Proud Of

I love calling myself a native New Yorker, but today, I'm even more proud to have that distinction. Yesterday, Governor Andrew Cuomo announced a $1 billion plan to improve access to high-speed Internet across New York … [Read more...]

Netflix Will Help You Be a Terrible Liar to Your Children on New Year’s Eve

Netflix Will Help You Be a Terrible Liar to Your Children on New Year’s Eve

Trying to get your New Year's Eve party on, but those annoying kids you had are getting in the way? Netflix has a potential fix -- that is, if you're comfortable lying to your own flesh and blood like some kind of … [Read more...]

Sony Allowing “The Interview” Screenings on Xmas Day

Sony Allowing “The Interview” Screenings on Xmas Day

It’s a Christmas miracle! I guess! The controversial movie The Interview, which depicts the fictional (and supposedly comedic) assassination of North Korea’s Kim Jong Un, will be shown in select movie theaters on … [Read more...]

U.S. to Claim North Korea Was Behind Sony Hacks

U.S. to Claim North Korea Was Behind Sony Hacks

The United States is preparing to blame North Korea for cyberattacks against Sony Corp, and it could do as soon as tomorrow, according to a tweet from CNN reporter Ram Ramgopal.US investigators determine hackers … [Read more...]

Pirate Bay Goes Offline Following Police Raid

Pirate Bay Goes Offline Following Police Raid

If you use the Internet with any regularity, chances are at least pretty good that you have engaged in some illicit downloading of content that you didn’t pay for. One of the premier sources for this kind of activity … [Read more...]

Ad Review Board Claims AT&T is Falsely Advertising U-Verse as “Fastest Internet for the Price”

Ad Review Board Claims AT&T is Falsely Advertising U-Verse as “Fastest Internet for the Price”

It's probably hard to believe that a telecom company would use misleading advertising (eyeroll), but that's exactly what an advertising review board is saying AT&T has done with its U-Verse Internet service.The … [Read more...]

The True Risks of Using Domain Name Generators

The True Risks of Using Domain Name Generators

Finding the right domain name for your eCommerce business is never easy. It can be discouraging after searching for a while and still not coming up with anything that matches your needs. You start to consider your … [Read more...]

Facebook Aims at Social Networking for Work

Facebook Aims at Social Networking for Work

When it comes to social networks, Facebook is pretty much at the top of the heap. There are tons of choices out there, from Google+ to Twitter, from LinkedIn to the sparse Ello – but at the end of the day, everyone who … [Read more...]

President Obama Outlines Plan to Preserve Net Neutrality

President Obama Outlines Plan to Preserve Net Neutrality

With two years left in his final term as the chief executive, US President Barack Obama today announced his plan “for a free and open Internet,” the latest ray of hope for proponents of net neutrality. The plan is a … [Read more...]

Want 4K Ultra HD Video on Netflix? It’ll Cost You

Want 4K Ultra HD Video on Netflix? It’ll Cost You

Televisions supporting Ultra HD, or "4K" resolution, aren't all that affordable yet. But Netflix has been ahead of the curve with the technology, offering super-high-resolution streams for shows like Breaking Bad … [Read more...]