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Never say never: why TV networks are suddenly ready to unbundle

Advertisement<p>12 Comments<p>Credit: Shutterstock / Zastolskiy Victor<p>I got a lot of flack when I suggested in May that a network like AMC may be in a good …

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'PKPKT' is a Bluetooth iPhone game for kleptomaniacs

<i>PKPKT</i> (pronounced "pickpocket") is a new iPhone game that uses Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) to simulate digital pickpocketing. Each player starts with $1,000 dollars in fake money, and can make more money by stealing from nearby <i>PKPT</i> users even if the app isn't open, thanks to the technical wizardry …

Despite Slow Growth, Brazil's Labor Market Unstoppable

Brazil’s labor market continues to power full steam ahead. November unemployment levels came in at their lowest levels in over 10 years, now at just 4.6%. Consensus had it at 5%. Despite lackluster GDP growth of around 1%, Brazilian jobs are practically falling from the sky.<p>Seasonally adjusted …

Airport Innovation Transforming Hubs Into 'Supermalls'

As holiday shopping peaks, traditional brick-and-mortar malls aren’t the only ones raking in the dough.<p>New data from kiosk maker NCR (NCR) shows 24% of U.S. travelers will buy a gift at the airport this holiday season as last-minute shoppers use the downtime before their flights to top off their …

Norway is starting to have more electric cars than it can handle

When Hilde Charlotte Blomberg reached the University of Oslo last Friday, the first thing she did was to send a mass email to the Department of Informatics:<p>I arrived at work now and all the spaces for electric cars are taken. If you think your car is charged, I would appreciate if you could park …

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