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Sorry, your broadband Internet technically isn't broadband anymore

The Federal Communications Commission on Thursday rewrote the definition of high-speed Internet, and chances are, your connection isn't up to snuff.<p>The FCC, tasked with overseeing the rules that govern the Internet, raised the standard for broadband to 25 megabits per second from 4 Mbps, while …

Finnish phoenix: The start-ups rising from Nokia's ashes

<b>For many, Finland and Nokia were synonymous.</b><p>And when in 2012 and 2013, Nokia shed 24,500 employees and sold Nokia House (and its mobile phone division to Microsoft), they called it the "Elopcalypse" after then-chief executive Stephen Elop.<p>But the sinking of Nokia has led to an explosion of …

Startups

Amazon Prime Membership Should Come With a Warning

And the warning is: After paying $99 for your subscription, you're going to spend a ton of money at Amazon.com.<p>Amazon rarely releases sales data to …

Why Your Coffee Addiction Isn't So Bad for You

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Why Sapphire Isn't the Future of Smartphones

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Wrestling Fans Lash Out With ‘#CancelWWENetwork’

Wrestling fans were seething after the World Wrestling Entertainment’s annual Royal Rumble event came to what appears to be an unsatisfactory end in …

Tiny magnetic keyboard delivers touch-typing with just eight keys

Typing on tablet and smartphone screens isn't everyone's idea of a good time. They're small, it's easy to tap the wrong key and you don't get the satisfying tactile feedback you get from a regular keyboard. A new take on portable keyboards hopes to remedy those problems in a package just one-third …

3 Breakfast Rules to Follow to Lose Weight

Now that the New Year is solidly here, many of us are resolving to eat better, move more, and lose weight. One of the best ways to do this—and make …

Have pictures of Muhammad always been forbidden?

<b>The French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo has published an issue which commemorates the victims of last week's shootings in France - using an image of the Prophet Muhammad on the cover. Most Muslims say that pictorial depictions of the founder of Islam are forbidden - but has that always been the</b> …

Islam

4 Things I Learned from a Friends Marathon on Netflix

When I was 18, my parents put together an incredible graduation party for me. I was an emotional wreck, with tears streaming down my face as I moved …

5 Reasons to Spend More Time Outside—Even When It’s Cold

Studies show that a stroll outdoors can actually improve brain function and mental focus. Walking not only results in increased physical activity, it …

Mayo Clinic

Marvel Finally Acknowledges Japanese Spider-Man

In <i>The Amazing Spider-Man #12</i> Marvel have finally and officially acknowledged the Toei produced Japanese Spider-Man TV series from the end of the 70s.<p>The Japanese version, as you might expect, deviates from the classic Spider-Man in a multitude of ways. From an extra-terrestrial origin story to the …