Kellen Beck

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Netflix's internet provider claims Verizon, Comcast and Time Warner are causing streaming bottlenecks (update)

In the ongoing he said/she said saga surrounding Netflix streaming potentially being throttled, we've got a new, potentially volatile piece of information: The CEO of the company that provides Netflix's bandwidth (Cogent) straight up says that Verizon, Comcast and Time Warner are causing the …

Ukraine's Forever Revolution

Why the country's political crisis will persist, even if the protesters win.<p>KIEV, Ukraine — Another Sunday, another massive demonstration in Kiev.<p>As they have for the last two-plus months, tens of thousands of protesters poured into the center of the Ukrainian capital this past weekend. In the …

Turkey cracking down on Internet usage

ISTANBUL — Turkey's Parliament voted Wednesday to empower authorities to censor the Internet at will, a move intended to silence dissent in a way many warn would turn the clock back on the country's democracy.<p>"One man can order a website to be closed, it's really anti-democratic," said lawyer …

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The Huffington Post releases official app for Windows Phone 8; leaves room for improvement

The official Huffington Post (www.huffingtonpost.com) app for Windows Phone 8 brings all your favourite articles, photos, videos and blogs from the …

Critics say Facebook is erasing pieces of history by deleting pages about the war in Syria

Advertisement<p>5 Comments<p>Credit: Richard Engel, NBC<p>As we discussed in a recent post on “viral” content, Facebook’s (s fb) power and reach as a media …

What Bill Gates' New Role Could Mean For Microsoft

Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates is stepping down as chairman of its board and into a new role, which the company is calling "technology adviser." The change comes as a new CEO — Satya Nadella — takes the helm. Gates says he will actually be spending a little more time at Microsoft. Microsoft …

The Samsung Galaxy S5 Could Launch This Month

Samsung is expected to introduce the latest generation of the Galaxy S line at Mobile World Congress this month.<p>According to the NYT, the Galaxy S5 is a more conservative flagship offering than earlier generations, which had seemingly gimmicky software features. If you recall, the Galaxy S4’s …

Bipartisanship is Ruining America

The farm bill is just the latest piece of bipartisan legislation that hurts far more than it helps.<p>Whatever else its virtues—and there are few—the …