Amazon HQ2: What you need to know about the e-retailer’s search for a second home

April 25, 2019

Amazon is embarking on its biggest and most-hyped development project yet. After growing in Seattle over the past two decades, the world’s largest online retailer last September announced plans to create a second headquarters, dubbed HQ2, in North America. Amazon plans to announce where it will locate HQ2 by the end of this year. The […]

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House Dems lay into FCC chair over false cyberattack claims

January 29, 2019

Democrats on Capitol Hill are demanding answers from Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai after it was revealed his agency falsely claimed it had been the victim of a cyberattack last year. Last week, the FCC’s Office of Inspector General concluded the agency wasn’t the victim of a distributed denial of service, or DDoS, attack […]

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Best Black Friday 2018 Walmart Deals: PS4 and Xbox One for 00, 9 Google Home Hub and more

January 26, 2019

Following on from Target, who announced its Black Friday deals earlier, Walmart also has a deal or two up for grabs. While Walmart’s store event kicks off at 6 p.m. local time on Thanksgiving, online deals start at 10 p.m. Eastern Time on Wednesday, Nov. 21. You can check out more deals here, but to […]

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The FCC makes its case for net neutrality repeal

January 8, 2019

The Federal Communications Commission defended its rollback of Obama era net neutrality protections on Thursday, filing a legal brief with a federal appeals court that argues the agency has the right to change its mind. The Republican-led FCC said it was within its legal right to roll back the 2015 rules, citing a Supreme Court […]

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Posters about 5G technology by China Mobile on the 2nd World

China beating US in race for 5G wireless, economic gains, says report

January 6, 2019

China is pulling ahead of the US in the race to build infrastructure for 5G wireless, a report says. The country has outspent the US by 4 billion since 2015 and built ten times more sites to support 5G communications, according to the Deloitte Consulting report, as cited by Reuters. China built 350,000 new cell […]

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Amazon unveils yet another store concept: Amazon 4-star

January 5, 2019

Amazon apparently isn’t done testing out new store concepts. On Wednesday, the company introduced Amazon 4-star, a physical store in New York’s SoHo neighborhood that includes products that’re rated 4 stars and above, are top sellers, or are new and trending on Amazon’s website. The new location will include devices, consumer electronics, kitchen wares, home […]

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Mastercard signs on as global partner for League of Legends

September 22, 2018

Mastercard wants in on esports, and it’s going in big. The company Tuesday announced in Singapore a new partnership with the Riot Games’ League of Legends, which is currently one of the biggest (if not the biggest) esport. A recent tournament, the Mid-Season Invitational, saw close to 20 million players watching online streams, and the […]

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