“Better to Be Paranoid and Wrong” — SpaceX Thanksgiving Launch Scrubbed for a Few Days

Private space company’s founder tweets the terra-firma status of the new telecom satellite.
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FCC Would End TV Sports Blackout Rule

Sports fans could find it easier to catch certain local games on television.

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The Convergence Tipping Point

The convergence revolution is in its most disruptive phase in television.
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Former Nokia Workers Aim to Make Android Seaworthy With Rugged New Phone

Helsinki-based Adaia is building a device, due out next year, that combines a rugged Android cellphone with a satellite connection for when one sails out of cellular range.
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Interview: Bill Gates Talks About Tech Innovations for Vaccines Ahead of Global Confab

Solve this: One child every 20 seconds dies from a disease that could have been prevented by an existing vaccine.
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Meet Charlie Ergen, the Guy Who Now Wants to Buy Sprint (Video)

Here’s the video of our interview of the Dish Network chairman at February’s D: Dive Into Media.
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Aiming to One-Up SoftBank, Dish Offers $25.5 Billion to Buy Sprint Nextel

From the “never a dull moment in the wireless industry” department, the satellite firm counters SoftBank’s proposed deal.
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Independent ISP Tries to Raise $325M on Indiegogo to Launch a Satellite (Kinda)

It’s certainly the largest online crowdfunding campaign I’ve ever seen.
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Keeping Up With Sandy on Twitter

There’s a storm coming.
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