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TV

I Switched to Internet-Only TV; Here’s What It’s Like

I’ve had Internet TV for 3 months now, and while I was exuberant over “cutting…

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ICANN

The Tech 100: No, Obama is Not Giving Away the Internet through ICANN

In this edition of The Tech 100: There's been a whole lot of mess about the transfer of ICANN, here are the facts.

It’s a shame that some would spread falsehood just to advance their pet causes or…

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Clinton

Clinton Unveils Technology and Innovation Strategy

Hillary Clinton outlines plan to strengthen computer science education at the grade school level and relieve the student loan burden

Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton outlined a technology-focused agenda on Tuesday. Her plan also…

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Net Neutrality

Here’s Why This Week’s Net Neutrality Ruling is Good for You

High court uphold Net Neutrality and fair Internet access.

” ISPs must not engage in “unjust or reasonable discrimination…”

By Samara Lynn

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tech

Tech Will Forever Change the Way We Work in Just a Few Years

In ten years, your work life will be significantly different than what it is today

“…wearables such as smartwatches will tell a worker when it’s time to take breaks, eat,…

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Tech Review: Netatmo Welcome Home Security Camera

A stylish, intelligent indoor Internet security camera

The camera immediately starts identifying and alerting you via its app, any faces in its…

By Samara Lynn

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Carla Hayden

Carla Hayden, First Woman and African American Nominated to Lead Library of Congress

A long time devotee of making libraries accessible and digital-friendly

Carla Hayden is the first woman and first African American to be nominated to lead…

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cable cutting

Report Shows Drop in High-Speed Internet in African American Homes

Economics and increasing reliance on cellular Internet is leading more black households to unsubscribe from high-speed Internet such as FIOS and cable

Following nation-wide trends, more African American households are giving up high-speed Internet service.

By Samara Lynn

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Highway

How to Bump Up Your Internet Speed

Your cable modem may be the cause of the slow connection

One of the biggest causes of slow Internet for cable broadband is an outdated cable…

By Samara Lynn

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Network Cable

Is Your Internet Slow? Complain to the Attorney General

Attorney General Schneiderman wants New Yorkers to get the Internet speed they're paying for

Did you ever wonder if the Internet speed you are paying for is the speed…

By Samara Lynn

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Online shopping

The 5 Internet Companies That Get Most of Our Money

These publicly traded companies get 70% of our online dollars

Only publicly-traded companies were factored in. Also, companies that make revenue from Internet activities, but…

By Samara Lynn

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Facebook News Feed

Facebook Employees Experience Internet Speeds Found Across Africa

Tech giant creates Internet connection empathy amongst employees with third world connection speeds

Facebook is holding “2G Tuesdays,” when its corporate network is deliberately slowed to the speeds…

By Samara Lynn

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Who Isn’t Online? New Pew Survey Explains Why Some Stay Off the Internet

Blacks account for one in five people who never go online

According to Pew Research, there are still measurable parts of the population that don’t use…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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digital access

White House ConnectHome Pilot Program Expands High-Speed Broadband to Low-Income Families

The public/private partnership involves eight ISPs who will offer service in 28 communities

More than 90% of households with a college-educated parent use the Internet, but fewer than…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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PBS Documentary “Web Junkie” Chronicles Internet Addiction

Is our obsession with the World Wide Web becoming a mental health problem?

According to the film description on PBS.org, there are more than 400 similar treatment centers…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Airbnb

Exciting News for New Yorkers: Statewide Broadband Access

Governor Cuomo will insure high-speed internet access

Governor Andrew Cuomo’s plan to intact statewide broadband access in New York is now in…

By Cristie Leondis

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Viral Genius: The 12 Most Hilarious Vine Videos From King Bach

Get familiar with the undisputed king of Vine

King Bach, the viral genius and undisputed king of Vine, has captivated the world with…

By Kevin L. Clark (@KevitoClark)

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Airbnb To Bring ‘Sharing Economy’ To Brazil

The online room-sharing service hits just in time for World Cup.

Hoping to escape all the battles with authorities in the U.S., Airbnb is taking its…

By Kevin L. Clark (@KevitoClark)

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Google Overtakes Apple As No. 1 Most Valuable Brand

More consumers appreciate Google than Apple. Do you agree?

In 2013, Google knocked Apple out of the top spot as the most valued brand…

By Kevin L. Clark (@KevitoClark)

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cloud

Reddit Raises $10,000 for Security Guard Who Tased Woman

Mall security rewarded for his efforts

Reddit joins forces to reward Internet hero who tasers unruly patrons at an Atlanta mall.…

By Ashley R. Harris

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How To

How to Make an Impact in Your Industry and Boost Career Success

How to Make an Impact in Your Industry and Boost Career Success

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change

“The only woman in the room” & how to change that by 2186

With passionate voices working every day to redefine the standard for gender equality, I believe…

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