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FCC extends the deadline for comments on net neutrality until Friday night

Tue, 15/07/2014 - 19:34
The FCC asked for comments on its proposal for a new version of net neutrality -- that sets up rules allowing ISPs to sell access to "fast lanes" -- and the internet has responded loudly. Over 647,000 messages were received as of last week, and today...

FCC extends the deadline for comments on net neutrality until Friday night

Tue, 15/07/2014 - 19:34
The FCC asked for comments on its proposal for a new version of net neutrality -- that sets up rules allowing ISPs to sell access to "fast lanes" -- and the internet has responded loudly. Over 647,000 messages were received as of last week, and today...

Nike's new baseball glove construction doesn't take months to break in

Tue, 15/07/2014 - 19:00
If you've ever had to break in a new baseball glove, you know that the process take time -- usually a few months at best. It can take all of Spring Training for pro players to get the leather worked out, but even then, fielders are left with hauling...

ESPN dusts off its Fantasy Football app ahead of draft day

Tue, 15/07/2014 - 18:28
Football season will be here in a matter of weeks, so to help fantasy football enthusiasts keep tabs on their rosters, ESPN has updated its suite of apps dedicated to the task. In addition to a fresh coat of paint for the UI, you'll be able to create...

ESPN dusts off its Fantasy Football app ahead of draft day

Tue, 15/07/2014 - 18:28
Football season will be here in a matter of weeks, so to help fantasy football enthusiasts keep tabs on their rosters, ESPN has updated its suite of apps dedicated to the task. In addition to a fresh coat of paint for the UI, you'll be able to create...

ESPN dusts off its Fantasy Football app ahead of draft day

Tue, 15/07/2014 - 18:28
Football season will be here in a matter of weeks, so to help fantasy football enthusiasts keep tabs on their rosters, ESPN has updated its suite of apps dedicated to the task. In addition to a fresh coat of paint for the UI, you'll be able to create...

LeapTV combines Wii-style controls with educational games

Tue, 15/07/2014 - 18:01
Plopping kids down in front of the boob tube can be a great way for parents to snatch a few seconds of peace, but now kids can be entertained with LeapFrog's LeapTV active video game console. The company's been known for its educational tablets, but...

LeapTV combines Wii-style controls with educational games

Tue, 15/07/2014 - 18:01
Plopping kids down in front of the boob tube can be a great way for parents to snatch a few seconds of peace, but now kids can be entertained with LeapFrog's LeapTV active video game console. The company's been known for its educational tablets, but...

Some new Windows Phones won't let you change your web search provider

Tue, 15/07/2014 - 17:37
If you're picking up a shiny new Lumia 630 or 930 in the near future, you may be in for an unwelcome surprise. The Verge has discovered that at least some unlocked versions of either Windows Phone won't let you switch Internet Explorer's default...

Some new Windows Phones won't let you change your web search provider

Tue, 15/07/2014 - 17:37
If you're picking up a shiny new Lumia 630 or 930 in the near future, you may be in for an unwelcome surprise. The Verge has discovered that at least some unlocked versions of either Windows Phone won't let you switch Internet Explorer's default...

Yahoo Japan will erase your digital footprint after you pass away

Tue, 15/07/2014 - 17:10
What happens to your online life after you've passed away? Unless you've left your passwords in the will, those Facebook and Twitter profiles will linger on for years to come. If you'd prefer your digital life to be as neatly tidied up as your real...

Yahoo Japan will erase your digital footprint after you pass away

Tue, 15/07/2014 - 17:10
What happens to your online life after you've passed away? Unless you've left your passwords in the will, those Facebook and Twitter profiles will linger on for years to come. If you'd prefer your digital life to be as neatly tidied up as your real...

White House responds to Tesla direct sales: We love Tesla, can't help

Tue, 15/07/2014 - 16:43
Though nearly 150,000 people signed a petition last summer asking the United States government to allow Tesla Motors the ability to sell cars directly to consumers, the White House won't help. "We believe in the goal of improving consumer choice for...

White House responds to Tesla direct sales: We love Tesla, can't help

Tue, 15/07/2014 - 16:43
Though nearly 150,000 people signed a petition last summer asking the United States government to allow Tesla Motors the ability to sell cars directly to consumers, the White House won't help. "We believe in the goal of improving consumer choice for...

Snapchat outs location-based filters, but only for LA and NYC

Tue, 15/07/2014 - 16:11
We knew Snapchat was testing a feature that let users unlock certain filters depending on their location. At the time, though, the popular messaging service kept its usage limited to people in New York City. But, starting today, Snapchat is bringing...

Snapchat outs location-based filters, but only for LA and NYC

Tue, 15/07/2014 - 16:11
We knew Snapchat was testing a feature that let users unlock certain filters depending on their location. At the time, though, the popular messaging service kept its usage limited to people in New York City. But, starting today, Snapchat is bringing...

Nokia's exclusive take on Windows Phone 8.1 is rolling out now

Tue, 15/07/2014 - 15:43
After months of waiting, Nokia (the part now owned by Microsoft) has begun rolling out its Windows Phone 8.1 update to Lumia handsets. Dubbed "Cyan," this software refresh delivers a plethora of new features to existing Nokia devices, including...

Nokia's exclusive take on Windows Phone 8.1 is rolling out now

Tue, 15/07/2014 - 15:43
After months of waiting, Nokia (the part now owned by Microsoft) has begun rolling out its Windows Phone 8.1 update to Lumia handsets. Dubbed "Cyan," this software refresh delivers a plethora of new features to existing Nokia devices, including...

Huawei Ascend P7 review: the best mid-range phone you've never heard of

Tue, 15/07/2014 - 15:00
What is a flagship? For some companies, it's about cramming as many features into a device as physics allows. For Huawei, it means something else entirely: Though it creates smartphones for the power-hungry crowd, its most eye-catching devices...

Huawei Ascend P7 review: the best mid-range phone you've never heard of

Tue, 15/07/2014 - 15:00
What is a flagship? For some companies, it's about cramming as many features into a device as physics allows. For Huawei, it means something else entirely: Though it creates smartphones for the power-hungry crowd, its most eye-catching devices...

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