Julio Chacon

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Russia won't lift EU food embargo if sanctions stay

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — Moscow will lift its embargo on European and U.S. foods only when the West scraps its sanctions against Russia, a top …

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A brief history of Dish's many attempts to break into wireless

22 ways Dish tried to escape being a basic TV provider<p>April 6th, 2011: Dish acquires Blockbuster<p>Our tale begins in 2011, when Dish thought it would be a grand idea to acquire the flailing and failing Blockbuster video. Said then-CEO Tom Cullen, "Blockbuster will complement our existing video …

Twitter hid behind its developer agreement to shut Politwoops down, and it could get messy

Politwoops, a website which caches deleted tweets from politicians, has been shut down by Twitter. Speaking to Gawker, Twitter says Sunlight Foundation, which ran the site, violated its developer agreement.<p>Earlier today we spoke to the Sunlight Foundation, to tell them we will not restore Twitter …

It's official: Google blew it with YouTube, and Facebook has caught up

Fortune has a story out about Facebook's huge investment in video in which writer Erin Griffith reports: "In April, Facebook hit 4 billion views per day, matching the latest estimates available for 10-year-old YouTube."<p>Here are some other notes from the story:<p>Facebook's 4 billion daily views are up …