How Somebody Forced the World’s Internet Traffic Through Belarus and Iceland

If you used the Internet in 2013, there’s a good chance your traffic passed through the hands of ISPs in Belarus and Iceland. It shouldn’t have happened.
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Cisco Checks on the Cloud and Confirms That It’s Getting Bigger

You probably knew that. But did you know how big?
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Twitter Acquires Social TV Tracker Trendrr

Another TV-focused acquisition for the microblogging social network.
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Time Warner Cable Proposes End to CBS Blackout

Time Warner Cable proposed an end to the three-day old blackout of CBS on the cable operator’s TV channel lineup, offering two possible solutions to resolve the stalemate.

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Internet Pricing: The Next Policy Frontier

Usage-based pricing is not inherently anticompetitive or anti-consumer: Those who value the network more pay more.
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TV Is Changing Before Our Eyes

I believe we live in a show-based world, and that shows delivered over IP allow for the slow unbundling of television.
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Mobile Rewards Apps That Lure Shoppers Back to Stores

Would these apps convince you to leave the comfort of your couch?
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Online Media Will Star at the Conventions

Political conventions are coming of age as digital-media events.

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Cable Companies Going Online: It’s the Advertising, Stupid

Netflix, YouTube and Amazon are nipping at cable’s dominance as the best video-delivery game in town.

T-Mobile’s $20 Prism Sacrifices Speed, but Not Call Quality

T-Mobile aims its $20 Prism at first-time smartphone buyers. But is it worth it to scrimp?
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