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Facebook-led project seeks Internet access for all

(Reuters) - Facebook Inc CEO Mark Zuckerberg has enlisted Samsung Electronics Co Ltd, Qualcomm Inc and other technology companies to help him in a project aimed at making Internet access affordable for the 5 billion people around the world who are not online.<p>A man is silhouetted against a video …

Are TiVo’s Pricey New Roamio Boxes Worth It?

Author: Roberto Baldwin. Roberto Baldwin Gear<p>Date of Publication: 08.20.13.<p>Time of Publication: 5:32 pm. 5:32 pm<p>Yes.<p>If you’re a TV power user who …

A Super-Accurate Gravity Map Shows You Where You Can Weigh Less

Gravity's often assumed to be constant across the entire planet, but because the Earth varies in shape and density, that's not really the case. Now, …

Pitch’d Launches To Help Brands Run Vine, Instagram, And MixBit Video Competitions

When I woke up this morning I said to myself, do you know what the world needs more of? Engagement marketing, that’s what. Then I went back to sleep. But, seemingly, engagement marketing, where consumers are enticed to produce brand-related User-Generated Content, is the social media gift that …

Jolla wraps up its first production batch, but remains fuzzy on numbers

Jolla, the Finnish smartphone upstart that’s repackaging the old MeeGo operating system into something that can rival Android(s goog) and the …

New iPhones rumored to rollout on September 20th, at least in Japan and Greece

Both of Apple’s next-generation iPhones will rollout in Japan on Friday, September 20th, according to a report from <i>Nikkei</i>. With the “iPhone 5S” and plastic iPhone scheduled to be introduced at a September 10th media event, a September 20th launch is not a bit surprising based on past history.<p>For …

Messaging service Line will soon let you listen to music and shop right from its app

Line Corporation, the company behind Asia’s popular chat app Line, revealed that it plans to offer three new services for its users: video calls, shopping, and music.<p>According to chief strategy and marketing officer, Jun Masuda, branching out into these spaces is all part of the company’s focus on …

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Money: The Ultimate Motivator?

Need a kick in the butt when it comes to weight loss? Your workplace may have just the motivation you’re looking for. New research from the …

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