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Sprint rolls out LTE coverage in 70 more cities

Sprint LTE rollout

We know that Verizon and T-Mobile recently rolled out LTE coverage in new markets in the US. Sprint follows by adding 70 more to the 300 cities already on its list. mehr »

Posted on Dec 17, 2013 in ALL NEWS, Mobile, TechBusiness, Web

Twitter ‘block’ button now means ‘mute’

I love Twitter. If I were to rank the social networks that I use, it’d be Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook. What I like about Twitter is that I get to know more information and infer on those data. The company is making some changes by giving the ‘block’ button a new meaning. mehr »

Posted on Dec 16, 2013 in ALL NEWS, Social Media, Web, Web 2.0

YouTube rolls out Live Streaming

YouTube recently introduced live streaming for everyone to enjoy. Verified users with good standing have been enjoying this new capability for almost a year now. I have yet to try this new YouTube feature but I have a feeling I’d be addicted to it. Why, I no longer have cable TV connection in my new home and I have no plans of getting one. I’m content with all the things I can get from the Internet. mehr »

Posted on Dec 16, 2013 in ALL NEWS, Web, Web 2.0
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Facebook working on “Sympathize” button

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Facebook is still the top social network. It’s no longer a favorite of mine but I still enjoy looking at my friends’ posts. Well, not all of them. I’ve stopped “liking” their annoying statuses. Honestly, the like button isn’t always appropriate so Facebook is believed to be working on a “Sympathize” button. mehr »

Posted on Dec 10, 2013 in ALL NEWS, Social Media, Web, Web 2.0

T-Mobile’s LTE now faster in Northern Dallas

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Verizon is on a roll with its LTE coverage and T-Mobile wishes to catch up. The mobile carrier just launched a faster LTE network. The company teamed up with Deutsche Telekom which also recently acquired MetroPCS for $1.5 billion. mehr »

Posted on Dec 9, 2013 in ALL NEWS, Mobile, Web

Google working on patent for auto-comments

Google Patent

I know a spam message when I see one. Such things are really annoying I’d wish there will be a more efficient way to track these spammers down. But admit it, whatever technology it is they’re using, they’re efficient. Most marketing people (the desperate ones) resort to such auto-send and auto-respond systems because they can finish work quickly. mehr »

Posted on Nov 25, 2013 in ALL NEWS, Social Media, TechBusiness, Web, Web 2.0
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Southwest Airlines offers WiFi gate-to-gate, now allows gadget use during landing and takeoff

Southwest Airlines

Since the FAA allowed gadget use during landing and takeoff, United and American Airlines allowed such on their flights. Following the two is Southwest Airlines also offering WiFi to the passengers. mehr »

Posted on Nov 21, 2013 in ALL NEWS, TechBusiness, Web

Bang & Olufsen TVs now with Spotify

TV | Bang & Olufsen televisions now with Spotify

Audio pioneer Bang & Olufsen, home of expensive sound system, has teamed up with Spotify to bring music streaming to their TV offerings. The music streaming program will be integrated by way of a software update. TV owners can now access more than 20 million audio tracks Spotify currently have on library. mehr »

Posted on Nov 19, 2013 in ALL NEWS, Cloud Computing, ENTERTAINMENT, Home Gadgets, Music, Web

Google teams up with Microsoft to rid of child sexual abuse links

No doubt Google is the top search giant. I don’t count on the other search engines. There is a reason why people say “google it”. I will never understand Google’s many algorithms but I know the company knows what it is doing. As you know, Google can manipulate and filter results to their liking. mehr »

Posted on Nov 18, 2013 in ALL NEWS, Web, Web 2.0
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Pinterest pins can now be embedded

Pinterest is one the few social networks that I really like. I don’t often update my account but I like it for the pretty pictures that I can use as pegs. Whenever I need to create or design something, I turn to Pinterest for ideas. mehr »

Posted on Nov 15, 2013 in ALL NEWS, Social Media, Web, Web 2.0

Microsoft Office Web Apps now allow multiple edits

Microsoft Office Web Apps

If you’re a Google Drive user, you’ll love that Microsoft is also upgrading the Office Web Apps. The update now allows more users to edit docs simultaneously similar to Google Drive. mehr »

Posted on Nov 8, 2013 in ALL NEWS, Web, Web 2.0

United, American Airlines now allow gadget use during landing and takeoff

Back in September, we mentioned FAA would be allowing use of gadgets during takeoff and landing. A few months prior to that, FAA was already easing up on in-flight gadget use. It’s been an issue being discussed since Airbus pilots started to use the iPad in flight and mobile carriers like Virgin Atlantic started to offer cell service in-flight. mehr »

Posted on Nov 7, 2013 in ALL NEWS, TechBusiness, Web
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