Big-business pushback against voting measures gains momentum

Big-business pushback against voting measures gains momentum
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Big business has ratcheted up its objections to proposals that would make it harder to vote, with several hundred companies and executives signing a new statement opposing “any discriminatory...
Sentiment: negative
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The Not-So-Smart Watch | TWiT.TV

The Not-So-Smart Watch | TWiT.TV
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Discord's NSFW Block on iOS Might Hurt Artists the MostGoogle I/O 2021 will be virtual and free to attend from May 18-20Google officially confirms the Pixel 5a 5G exists, will laun…
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Biden broadband plan will be hated by big ISPs, welcomed by Internet users

Biden broadband plan will be hated by big ISPs, welcomed by Internet users
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Biden wants to end hidden fees and fund municipal and nonprofit networks.
Sentiment: positive
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Business Groups Push Back on Tax Increase in Biden Plan: Live Updates

Business Groups Push Back on Tax Increase in Biden Plan: Live Updates
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Business groups and large corporations reacted negatively on Wednesday to President Biden’s expected proposal to fund his $2 trillion package of infrastructure spending with a substantial increase in corporate taxes.
Sentiment: positive
25 minute read
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Cryptos: $RSV

AT&T lobbies against nationwide fiber, says 10Mbps uploads are good enough

AT&T lobbies against nationwide fiber, says 10Mbps uploads are good enough
Added 3 months ago
Summary: AT&T admits fiber is most "future-proof" but wants US to fund slower networks.
Sentiment: positive
11 minute read
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This Trick Lets You Stream ‘Godzilla vs. Kong’ for Free Without an HBO Max Subscription

This Trick Lets You Stream ‘Godzilla vs. Kong’ for Free Without an HBO Max Subscription
Added 3 months ago
Summary: You won't want to miss this beastly blockbuster.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
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Chipotle celebrates National Burrito Day by giving away $100,000 in bitcoin this Thursday | Boing Boing

Chipotle celebrates National Burrito Day by giving away $100,000 in bitcoin this Thursday | Boing Boing
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Although a few companies like AT&T and Tesla accept bitcoin, Chipotle is doing the opposite on April 1st – it’ll be giving away $100,000 worth of the cryptocurrency. It’ll be just f…
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
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Why Big Tech Shouldn’t Be Scared of Unions

Why Big Tech Shouldn’t Be Scared of Unions
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Unions could not only strengthen tech companies but also improve tech policy-making.
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
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PayPal to Allow Crypto Payments for All 29 Million Merchants | Crypto Briefing

PayPal to Allow Crypto Payments for All 29 Million Merchants | Crypto Briefing
Added 3 months ago
Summary: It's official. After adding cryptocurrencies to their platform back in July 2020, Paypal is now offering crypto payments.
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
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Verizon’s 3G CDMA shutdown scheduled for December 31st, 2022

Verizon’s 3G CDMA shutdown scheduled for December 31st, 2022
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Verizon will shut down its 3G network at the end of 2022, several years after its initial target. The company hasn’t activated new 3G-only phones since 2018.
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
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AT&T Raises HBO Max, HBO Global Year-End 2025 Subscriber Target to 120-150 Million

AT&T Raises HBO Max, HBO Global Year-End 2025 Subscriber Target to 120-150 Million
Added 3 months ago
Summary: The WarnerMedia streamer also sets the launch of its planned advertising-supported service for June.
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
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Netflix is testing a crackdown on password sharing

Netflix is testing a crackdown on password sharing
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Netflix is running a test with a small group of users cracking down on password sharing.
Sentiment: positive
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HR 1 is not pro-democracy, it's pro-coercion

HR 1 is not pro-democracy, it's pro-coercion
Added 3 months ago
Summary: By winning control of the House, Senate, and White House in 2020, Democrats created an opportunity to make it easier for them to win in the future and harder for anyone to criticize them. Their first order of business, which House Democrats call the “For the People Act,” is largely an exercise in…
Sentiment: negative
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Here’s Merrick Garland’s Orientation Memo for the Trump-Era Hangover on Press Freedom

Here’s Merrick Garland’s Orientation Memo for the Trump-Era Hangover on Press Freedom
Added 3 months ago
Summary: After four years of attacks from Trump, journalists thought the worst was over. But Trump’s left a legacy at the Justice Department that Biden’s attorney general will need to undo.
Sentiment: positive
64 minute read
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Cryptos: $CRW

Verizon will reserve its best 5G for “premium” plan subscribers

Verizon will reserve its best 5G for “premium” plan subscribers
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Verizon says that only customers on “premium” unlimited plans will be able to access 5G speed-boosting C-band frequencies when they become available. Metered plans and customers on the Start Unlimited plan will only have access to slower Nationwide 5G.
15 people have read this
Cryptos: $XVG$DYN$SPT

T-Mobile Is Taking All of Your Sweet, Sweet Data… Unless You Tell It to Stop

T-Mobile Is Taking All of Your Sweet, Sweet Data… Unless You Tell It to Stop
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Heads up, fellow T-Mobile customers: You might want to take a look at your mobile carrier’s privacy policy. It now explains that you'll be automatically enrolled in data collection for targeted ads—unless you opt out.
13 people have read this

Historic Move By Luxury Hotel Group Kessler Collection As It Partners With BitPay

Historic Move By Luxury Hotel Group Kessler Collection As It Partners With BitPay
Added 3 months ago
Summary: US Luxury Hotel Group, Kessler Collection, makes history by partnering with BitPay to accept cryptocurrency as payment from its guests.
Sentiment: positive
1 minute read
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Cryptos: $BTC$ETH$DOGE

Asus ROG Phone 5 Ultimate review: overkill

Asus ROG Phone 5 Ultimate review: overkill
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Powerful, sleek, and expensive.
11 people have read this
Cryptos: $XVG$ESH$VSN

Bitcoin, Gold, Stocks Rebound With Drop in U.S. Dollar | Crypto Briefing

Bitcoin, Gold, Stocks Rebound With Drop in U.S. Dollar | Crypto Briefing
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Bitcoin and technology stocks rallied this week, recouping from losses due to rising bond rates. With new upcoming stimulus rounds, there are five important macroeconomic movements affecting Bitcoin.
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
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Cryptos: $BTC$NRVE

The Challenges of Integrating the Unix and Mac OS Environments

Added 3 months ago
Summary: Wilfredo Sanchez, Apple Computer
Sentiment: positive
52 minute read
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Asus’ ROG Phone 5 Ultimate has 18GB of RAM and a rear-facing OLED screen

Asus’ ROG Phone 5 Ultimate has 18GB of RAM and a rear-facing OLED screen
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Asus has lifted the veil from its latest lineup of gaming phones, the ROG Phone 5. It’s more powerful and more capable than the previous generation, and its price tag keeps growing. Here’s all of the info you need to know.
11 people have read this
Cryptos: $XVG$VSN

American Red Cross March Blood Drive Locations - Focus Daily News

American Red Cross March Blood Drive Locations - Focus Daily News
Added 3 months ago
Summary: March is Red Cross Month, and the Red Cross is celebrating blood donors for stepping up to meet the constant need for blood amid the pandemic
Sentiment: positive
7 minute read
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PayPal Confirms Acquisition of First Crypto Firm | Crypto Briefing

PayPal Confirms Acquisition of First Crypto Firm | Crypto Briefing
Added 3 months ago
Summary: PayPal confirms the acquisition of digital asset custody firm Curv with hopes of expanding its crypto-related services.
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
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Inside Jeff Bezos’s failed attempt to make Amazon “cool” like Apple and Nike

Inside Jeff Bezos’s failed attempt to make Amazon “cool” like Apple and Nike
Added 3 months ago
Summary: We talked to more than a dozen designers, many of whom worked with Bezos on Amazon’s most important products, as he steps down as CEO.
Sentiment: positive
38 minute read
15 people have read this
Cryptos: $DASH

CNN boss Jason Kilar apologizes after claiming Covid has been ‘really good for ratings’

CNN boss Jason Kilar apologizes after claiming Covid has been ‘really good for ratings’
Added 3 months ago
Summary: CNN boss Jason Kilar has apologized after saying its Covid coverage has been “really good for ratings” despite America’s spiralling death toll. After being called out over his boastful …
9 people have read this

When is the Prince Harry-Meghan Markle Oprah interview? - Los Angeles Times

When is the Prince Harry-Meghan Markle Oprah interview? - Los Angeles Times
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Oprah Winfrey's highly anticipated interview with Prince Harry and Meghan airs Sunday. Winfrey promises it's a 'shocking' tell-all with the couple.
Sentiment: negative
9 minute read
11 people have read this
Cryptos: $CRW$CSTL

The Trailer: Is election reform headed for passage, courts, or nowhere?

The Trailer: Is election reform headed for passage, courts, or nowhere?
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Democrats and Republicans lay out their plans for an ambitious voting rights bill.
Sentiment: positive
32 minute read
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H-E-B responds to Gov. Greg Abbott's plan to reopen Texas

H-E-B responds to Gov. Greg Abbott's plan to reopen Texas
Added 3 months ago
Summary: News of Gov. Greg Abbott's decision to completely reopen Texas and end the statewide mask...
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
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Etleap [ˈet-lēpˈ] is Hiring a Customer Success Manager at Etleap | Y Combinator's Work at a Startup

Etleap [ˈet-lēpˈ] is Hiring a Customer Success Manager at Etleap | Y Combinator's Work at a Startup
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Etleap's mission is to transform the way businesses drive analytics projects. We started Etleap out of frustration with the exorbitant amounts of engineering work required to set up, maintain, and scale data pipelines for analytics. Our vision is to make it simple for analytics teams to quickly and securely connect the data sources that power their businesses. We’re doing this by removing all of the traditional complexities of data integration and creating a new kind of ETL that enables the en
Sentiment: positive
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The Georgia legislators pushing voter suppression bills are backed by millions in corporate cash

The Georgia legislators pushing voter suppression bills are backed by millions in corporate cash
Added 3 months ago
Summary: A billboard in Atlanta, sponsored by Coca-Cola, honoring the life of Congressman John Lewis (D-GA), a civil rights icon who fought to expand voting rights. (Photo by Paras Griffin/Getty Images) Following surprise losses in November and January, Republican legislators in Georgia are aggressively pushing legislation to restrict voting before the next election. The purpose of these bills is both to validate Trump's false claims of electoral fraud and to make it more difficult for Democratic-leaning
Sentiment: positive
17 minute read
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Here’s When We Can Expect ‘The Flash’ Season 7 to Hit Netflix

Here’s When We Can Expect ‘The Flash’ Season 7 to Hit Netflix
Added 4 months ago
Summary: ‘The Flash’ finally premiered its seventh season Tuesday night after a lengthy pandemic-related hiatus. How can fans keep track?
9 people have read this
Cryptos: $FLASH

How to Read Assembly Language

Added 4 months ago
Summary: Why, in 2021, does anyone need to learn about assembly language? First, reading assembly language is the way to know exactly what your program is doing. Why, exactly, is that C++ program 1 MiB (say) instead of 100 KiB? Is it possible to squeeze some more performance out of that function that gets called all the time? For C++ in particular, it is easy to forget or just not notice some operation (e.
Sentiment: positive
16 minute read
6 people have read this
Cryptos: $TTR

PayPal to Buy Curv Crypto Custody Firm | Crypto Briefing

PayPal to Buy Curv Crypto Custody Firm | Crypto Briefing
Added 4 months ago
Summary: PayPal is reportedly buying the Curv crypto custody firm for anywhere between $200 million and $500 million, leading to a price pump in the unrelated CRV token.
3 minute read
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Cryptos: $BTC$COMP

Director/screenwriter Eva Lanska is Making her Mark on the Global Film Scene with Award Nominations and North American Acquisition Deal with ShortsTV

Director/screenwriter Eva Lanska is Making her Mark on the Global Film Scene with Award Nominations and North American Acquisition Deal with ShortsTV
Added 4 months ago
Summary: LOS ANGELES, CA / ACCESSWIRE / March 2, 2021 / London-based filmmaker Eva Lanska is definitely making waves in the global indie film world. Her latest project, Motek, a romantic Web series created during the pandemic had its world premiere on It's A Short on Valentine's Day, garnering extremely positive reviews and accolades. Shortly after its debut, Motek was named an official selection of the New York International Film
Sentiment: positive
9 minute read
7 people have read this
Cryptos: $FRONT

Since California speaker rose to power, corporate donations flowed to nonprofits tied to his wife

Since California speaker rose to power, corporate donations flowed to nonprofits tied to his wife
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Since 2016, nonprofits associated with Anthony Rendon’s wife have received more than $500,000 from companies with business before the Legislature.
Sentiment: positive
28 minute read
10 people have read this
Cryptos: $GAS$CAMP

New Harry Potter video game will allow transgender characters

New Harry Potter video game will allow transgender characters
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Hogwarts Legacy will allow players to customise their character’s voice, body and gender placement in virtual dorms.
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
6 people have read this
Cryptos: $AVAX

House Democrats Against Free Speech | RealClearPolitics

House Democrats Against Free Speech | RealClearPolitics
Added 4 months ago
Summary: WASHINGTON -- Democratic House members are using the Jan. 6 Capitol Hill riot and the coronavirus pandemic in a scary effort to censor conservatives -- and get...
Sentiment: negative
5 minute read
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The Death of Freedom by Software

The Death of Freedom by Software
Added 4 months ago
Summary: The opinions expressed in this article are solely mine, Justin Albano, and do not necessarily reflect the views or opinions of DZone, the editorial staff at DZone, or Catalogic Software, Inc. All research, citations, and supporting arguments have been footnoted. Any discrepancies or errors are mine alone.
Sentiment: negative
44 minute read
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Cryptos: $DOCK$CAG$RPD

Warren Buffett says 'never bet against America' in letter trumpeting Berkshire's U.S.-based assets

Warren Buffett says 'never bet against America' in letter trumpeting Berkshire's U.S.-based assets
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Warren Buffett, chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway, released his annual shareholder letter on Saturday.
Sentiment: positive
7 minute read
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House votes to expand legal safeguards for LGBTQ people

House votes to expand legal safeguards for LGBTQ people
Added 4 months ago
Summary: WASHINGTON (AP) — The Democratic-led House passed a bill Thursday that would enshrine LGBTQ protections in the nation's labor and civil rights laws, a top priority of President Joe Biden, though...
Sentiment: positive
9 minute read
8 people have read this

What Makes Bitcoin Special? An Economist Explains

What Makes Bitcoin Special? An Economist Explains
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Bitcoin and other forms of cryptocurrency are all the rage right now. But what exactly is it—and what makes it special? FEE interviewed a top cryptocurrency expert and economist to find out.
Sentiment: positive
9 minute read
9 people have read this
Cryptos: $BTC$RSV

AT&T spinning off DirecTV after losing millions of customers

AT&T spinning off DirecTV after losing millions of customers
Added 4 months ago
Summary: AT&T is spinning off its DirecTV into a new company for a fraction of the $48.5 billion it paid for the satellite TV service in 2015. DirecTV has lost millions of customers on AT&T’s watch, and is...
Sentiment: negative
3 minute read
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Daily Crunch: Facebook launches rap app

Daily Crunch: Facebook launches rap app
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Facebook unveils another experimental app, Atlassian acquires a data visualization startup and Newsela becomes a unicorn. This is your Daily Crunch for February 26, 2021. The big story: Facebook launches rap app The new BARS app was created by NPE Team (Facebook’s internal R&D group), all…
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
9 people have read this

New initiative announced to help Buffalo children who witness arrest of parents

New initiative announced to help Buffalo children who witness arrest of parents
Added 4 months ago
Summary: BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - The Buffalo Police Department and the Osborne Association announced a partnership Thursday to mitigate potential trauma for children who witness the arrest of their parents.
Sentiment: negative
3 minute read
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Robinhood Faces Lawsuits and Regulatory Scrutiny

Robinhood Faces Lawsuits and Regulatory Scrutiny
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Robinhood, the brokerage of choice for legions of online day traders, is in talks with securities regulators and other authorities over a host of matters, including last month’s surge in shares of GameStop and other so-called meme stocks.
Sentiment: positive
30 minute read
11 people have read this
Cryptos: $RSV

ICE investigators used a private utility database covering millions to pursue immigration violations

ICE investigators used a private utility database covering millions to pursue immigration violations
Added 4 months ago
Summary: ICE’s use of the vast database offers another example of how government agencies have targeted commercial sources to access information they are not authorized to compile on their own. One researcher called it “a massive betrayal of people’s trust": “When you sign up for electricity, you don’t expect them to send immigration agents to your front door.”
Sentiment: positive
13 minute read
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Netflix teams up again with Ghost in the Shell studio Production I.G for a Terminator anime

Netflix teams up again with Ghost in the Shell studio Production I.G for a Terminator anime
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Netflix is producing a Terminator anime with help from Ghost in the Shell studio Production I.G. The show is being helmed by Project Power writer Matt Tomlin.
5 people have read this

Breaking News, Latest News and Videos

Added 4 months ago
Summary: View the latest news and breaking news today for U.S., world, weather, entertainment, politics and health at CNN.com.
Sentiment: positive
7 minute read
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Anime is booming but its creators are living in poverty

Anime is booming but its creators are living in poverty
Added 4 months ago
Summary: The pandemic boom in video streaming has further accelerated demand at home and abroad, as people binge-watch Pokémon and cyberpunk extravaganzas like ‘Ghost in the Shell’. But their creators are earning as little as $US200 a month.
Sentiment: negative
12 minute read
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Linux Foundation, LF Networking, and LF Edge Announce Speaker Line-up for Open Networking & Edge Executive Forum, March 10-12 - Linux Foundation

Added 4 months ago
Summary: Technology leaders, change makers and visionaries from across the global networking & edge communities will gather virtually for this unique, one-of-a-kind executive event focusing on deployment progress, 2021 priorities, challenges and more. SAN FRANCISCO, February 25, 2020 — The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization enabling mass innovation through open source, along with co-hosts LF Networking, […]
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
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Breaking News, Latest News and Videos

Added 4 months ago
Summary: View the latest news and breaking news today for U.S., world, weather, entertainment, politics and health at CNN.com.
Sentiment: positive
9 minute read
7 people have read this
Cryptos: $RSV

The COVID Zoom Boom Is Reshaping Sign Language

The COVID Zoom Boom Is Reshaping Sign Language
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Deaf people are adapting signs to accommodate the limitations of video communication while working from home
Sentiment: positive
7 minute read
8 people have read this

AT&T spins out DirecTV as a $16B company, a quarter of what it paid in 2015

AT&T spins out DirecTV as a $16B company, a quarter of what it paid in 2015
Added 4 months ago
Summary: AT&T will spin its video businesses including DirecTV, AT&T TV, and U-Verse into a new company that it will jointly control with TPG. AT&T paid a total of over $60 billion to acquire the satellite provider.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
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Stocks making the biggest moves in the premarket: GameStop, Koss Corp, Wayfair & more

Stocks making the biggest moves in the premarket: GameStop, Koss Corp, Wayfair & more
Added 4 months ago
Summary: The stocks making the biggest moves in premarket trading include GameStop, Koss Corp., Wayfair, and more.
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
9 people have read this
Cryptos: $SCRT

Stocks making the biggest moves in the premarket: Foot Locker, Beyond Meat, DoorDash & more

Stocks making the biggest moves in the premarket: Foot Locker, Beyond Meat, DoorDash & more
Added 4 months ago
Summary: The stocks making the biggest moves in premarket trading include Foot Locker, Beyond Meat, DoorDash, and more.
Sentiment: positive
7 minute read
9 people have read this

Verizon Leads 5G Airwave Bidding With Record $45 Billion Splurge

Verizon Leads 5G Airwave Bidding With Record $45 Billion Splurge
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Verizon Communications Inc. committed $45 billion for 5G wireless airwaves in a government auction that attracted record bidding as the largest U.S. mobile carriers race to build faster networks.
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
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'Don't book liars': Soledad O'Brien challenges media at House hearing on disinformation

'Don't book liars': Soledad O'Brien challenges media at House hearing on disinformation
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Media disinformation became a subject of partisan debate at a Congressional subcommittee hearing Wednesday.
Sentiment: negative
8 minute read
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Verizon is the top bidder on 5G spectrum, committing more than $45 billion

Verizon is the top bidder on 5G spectrum, committing more than $45 billion
Added 4 months ago
Summary: The sums spent by the companies ended up much higher than expectations, reflecting how important securing licenses for the airwaves is for the carriers.
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
11 people have read this
Cryptos: $SPT$GRAIN

Verizon and AT&T spent big in FCC C-band auction for 5G spectrum

Verizon and AT&T spent big in FCC C-band auction for 5G spectrum
Added 4 months ago
Summary: The results are in from the FCC’s Auction 107, known as the C-band auction, with Verizon spending $45 billion and AT&T bidding $23.4 billion to secure precious new spectrum for 5G.
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
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Hey, Democrats: Hands off Fox News’s cable carriers

Hey, Democrats: Hands off Fox News’s cable carriers
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Questions about 'moral and ethical principles' plus other nettlesome inquiries violate the spirit of the First Amendment.
Sentiment: positive
7 minute read
8 people have read this

T-Mobile offering a truly unlimited data plan is a mostly good thing

T-Mobile offering a truly unlimited data plan is a mostly good thing
Added 4 months ago
Summary: T-Mobile’s 5G network makes its Magenta Max plan possible with truly unlimited data — but there’s good reason to be wary of what the Uncarrier is offering.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
7 people have read this
Cryptos: $XVG

US CEOs, including Trump supporters, push for Biden’s $1.9T plan

US CEOs, including Trump supporters, push for Biden’s $1.9T plan
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Executives from several industries sent a letter to Congressional leaders on Wednesday urging them to pass COVID relief.
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
7 people have read this

Oklahoma man released early from prison accused in 3 deaths

Oklahoma man released early from prison accused in 3 deaths
Added 4 months ago
Summary: An Oklahoma man who had been released early from prison in January as part of a mass commutation effort is now accused of three killings, including the death...
Sentiment: negative
15 minute read
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Black students make gains in college, yet behind white peers - Los Angeles Times

Black students make gains in college, yet behind white peers - Los Angeles Times
Added 4 months ago
Summary: A report from the Campaign for College Opportunity shows that Black students are succeeding at the college level at higher rates than before, but they remain far behind their white peers.
Sentiment: positive
11 minute read
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The Crypto News Roundup: February 24, 2021

The Crypto News Roundup: February 24, 2021
Added 4 months ago
Summary: It’s already the end of February’s latest news round-up! Remember when Bitcoin hits $51.3K after an analyst, Peter Brandt, declared a “historic” parabolic advance? There’s no stopping for Bitcoin now. Another analyst said that Tesla has cashed in $1...
Sentiment: negative
4 minute read
30 people have read this

More than 150 big-name CEOs are backing Biden's economic rescue plan

More than 150 big-name CEOs are backing Biden's economic rescue plan
Added 4 months ago
Summary: The CEOs of Google, IBM, Goldman Sachs, and Blackstone endorsed a plan that includes $1,400 stimulus checks and a federal minimum wage of $15 an hour.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
6 people have read this

Breaking News, Latest News and Videos

Added 4 months ago
Summary: View the latest news and breaking news today for U.S., world, weather, entertainment, politics and health at CNN.com.
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
7 people have read this

The Authoritarian Left Is on the March | RealClearPolitics

The Authoritarian Left Is on the March | RealClearPolitics
Added 4 months ago
Summary: This week, Democratic Reps. Anna Eshoo, D-Calif., and Jerry McNerny, D-N.J., sent out a series of letters to America's largest communications corporations:...
Sentiment: negative
6 minute read
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I Can't Stand Fox News, But Censoring It Might Be The Dumbest Idea Ever

I Can't Stand Fox News, But Censoring It Might Be The Dumbest Idea Ever
Added 4 months ago
Summary: How will the latest campaign against "misinformation" backfire for the country? Let's count the ways
Sentiment: negative
12 minute read
10 people have read this
Cryptos: $SNT

The US Senate just grilled Microsoft and SolarWinds over last year's historic cyberattack. Here's what happened.

The US Senate just grilled Microsoft and SolarWinds over last year's historic cyberattack. Here's what happened.
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Microsoft's president said evidence points to Russia, where officials suspect the attack originated.
Sentiment: negative
7 minute read
7 people have read this

Fighting ‘disinfo’ or chilling attack on free speech? Democrats ask cable operators why they don’t CENSOR Fox News, OAN & Newsmax

Fighting ‘disinfo’ or chilling attack on free speech? Democrats ask cable operators why they don’t CENSOR Fox News, OAN & Newsmax
Added 4 months ago
Summary: In a move condemned by Republicans as a “troubling” attack on free press, Democrats have asked cable and digital operators to justify carrying Fox News, OAN and Newsmax ahead of a hearing on media “disinformation and extremism.”
7 people have read this
Cryptos: $SPT

WSJ News Exclusive | Black News Channel Looks to Shake Up Cable-TV News Landscape

WSJ News Exclusive | Black News Channel Looks to Shake Up Cable-TV News Landscape
Added 4 months ago
Summary: The network has expanded its reach more than 20-fold in about seven months and will relaunch in March with a new programming slate.
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
4 people have read this

Greenwald: House Dems Demand To Know Why Cable Outlets Aren't Censoring Right-Wing News

Greenwald: House Dems Demand To Know Why Cable Outlets Aren't Censoring Right-Wing News
Added 4 months ago
Summary: ZeroHedge - On a long enough timeline, the survival rate for everyone drops to zero
Sentiment: negative
13 minute read
7 people have read this
Cryptos: $SPT

FBI Seized Congressional Cellphone Records Related to Capitol Attack

FBI Seized Congressional Cellphone Records Related to Capitol Attack
Added 4 months ago
Summary: The inclusion of congressional phone data in the FBI investigation raises thorny constitutional questions.
Sentiment: negative
12 minute read
10 people have read this

What You Need to Know About Distributed SQL

What You Need to Know About Distributed SQL
Added 4 months ago
Summary: A distributed SQL database is made up of multiple database instances working together with each one storing and querying a subset of the data.
Sentiment: positive
9 minute read
6 people have read this

Breaking News, Latest News and Videos

Added 4 months ago
Summary: View the latest news and breaking news today for U.S., world, weather, entertainment, politics and health at CNN.com.
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
8 people have read this

Agencies scramble for billions in ad dollars

Agencies scramble for billions in ad dollars
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Advertisers shop for agencies, Microsoft as a news savior, and Trump's media enablers.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
9 people have read this
Cryptos: $XVG

Agencies scramble for billions in ad dollars

Agencies scramble for billions in ad dollars
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Advertisers shop for agencies, Microsoft as a news savior, and Trump's media enablers.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
9 people have read this
Cryptos: $XVG

NBA Top Shot, A Crypto-Based Platfom For Video Collectibles, Soars Past $200 Million In Total Sales

NBA Top Shot, A Crypto-Based Platfom For Video Collectibles, Soars Past $200 Million In Total Sales
Added 4 months ago
Summary: The site has processed more than 80,000 transactions in the past 24 hours.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
7 people have read this
Cryptos: $RISE

AT&T nears deal with TPG to sell large minority stake in DirecTV, U-verse at $15 billion valuation

AT&T nears deal with TPG to sell large minority stake in DirecTV, U-verse at $15 billion valuation
Added 4 months ago
Summary: AT&T nears deal with TPG to sell large minority stake in DirecTV, U-verse
Sentiment: negative
2 minute read
8 people have read this

Dish Lost 133,000 Pay TV Subscribers in Fourth Quarter

Dish Lost 133,000 Pay TV Subscribers in Fourth Quarter
Added 4 months ago
Summary: The company, led by chairman Charlie Ergen and CEO Erik Carlson, posts its latest results and records fourth-quarter growth in Sling TV subs.
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
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T-Mobile Casts Aside Low-Budget Reputation With New $90 Plan

T-Mobile Casts Aside Low-Budget Reputation With New $90 Plan
Added 4 months ago
Summary: T-Mobile US Inc., which built its reputation offering cut-rate phone service, has something new to crow about: a high-end plan for well-heeled subscribers who want unfettered 5G access.
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
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What can you buy with Bitcoin?

What can you buy with Bitcoin?
Added 4 months ago
Summary: From purchasing goods via online retailers, bill payments to donations, there are several ways that Bitcoin holders can spend the cryptocurrency.
8 people have read this
Cryptos: $BTC$PIZZA

What is 5G, and why is it kind of bad right now?

What is 5G, and why is it kind of bad right now?
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Verizon, AT&T, and T-Mobile all claim to have incredible 5G networks, but the truth is they’re still a work in progress. Here’s why 5G isn’t great in the US right now, and how it will improve over the next couple of years.
Sentiment: positive
12 minute read
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Washington can wield a big stick and has Facebook’s authoritarian antics under the microscope

Washington can wield a big stick and has Facebook’s authoritarian antics under the microscope
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Shutting down the news is the act of a dictator and may have a powerful impact on whether the Biden administration pursues antitrust legislation.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
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Big US companies slash donations to politicians after Trump election challenge

Big US companies slash donations to politicians after Trump election challenge
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Ten US corporations have slashed donations to candidates seeking federal office by more than 90%.
Sentiment: positive
7 minute read
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AT&T Wireless has its Texas customers covered during winter storm

AT&T Wireless has its Texas customers covered during winter storm
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Here's some good news for some Texas AT&T Wireless customers.
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
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Thanks a trillion Bitcoin, Binance Coin goes parabolic, NFT mania

Thanks a trillion Bitcoin, Binance Coin goes parabolic, NFT mania
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Bitcoin’s market cap hits $1 trillion for the first time, Ether finally manages to break $2,000, and Binance Coin becomes No. 3 cryptocurrency after a parabolic rally.
Sentiment: positive
10 minute read
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Texas braces for water & cell service outages as massive blackout leaves MILLIONS freezing in the dark ahead of 2nd snow storm

Texas braces for water & cell service outages as massive blackout leaves MILLIONS freezing in the dark ahead of 2nd snow storm
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Cities across Texas are preparing for widespread outages in cell phone and water services as the state continues to be pounded by a ferocious winter storm, which has already left millions without electricity.
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HBO Max is ordering way more kids’ content to compete with Netflix and Disney Plus

HBO Max is ordering way more kids’ content to compete with Netflix and Disney Plus
Added 4 months ago
Summary: New seasons and specials from shows like Infinity Train, Ben 10, Teen Titans Go!, and more are headed to HBO Max as WarnerMedia leans into its family offerings to better compete with Disney Plus and Netflix.
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
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Parallel shells with xargs: Utilize all your cpu cores on UNIX and Windows

Added 4 months ago
Summary: One particular frustration with the UNIX shell is the inability to easily schedule multiple, concurrent tasks that fully utilize CPU cores presented on modern systems. The example of focus in this article is file compression, but the problem rises with many computationally intensive tasks, such as image/audio/media processing, password cracking and hash analysis, database Extract, Transform, and Load, and backup activities. It is understandably frustrating to wait for gzip * running on a single
Sentiment: positive
19 minute read
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Nvidia Attempts To Improve Gaming Card Supply With Two Big Actions

Nvidia Attempts To Improve Gaming Card Supply With Two Big Actions
Added 4 months ago
Summary: #1-ranked tech industry analyst Patrick Moorhead weighs in on NVIDIA's new CMP Ethereum miner cards and the dehashing of the new RTX 3060.
Sentiment: positive
10 minute read
15 people have read this
Cryptos: $BTC$ETH

Parallel shells with xargs: Utilize all your cpu cores on UNIX and Windows

Added 4 months ago
Summary: One particular frustration with the UNIX shell is the inability to easily schedule multiple, concurrent tasks that fully utilize CPU cores presented on modern systems. The example of focus in this article is file compression, but the problem rises with many computationally intensive tasks, such as image/audio/media processing, password cracking and hash analysis, database Extract, Transform, and Load, and backup activities. It is understandably frustrating to wait for gzip * running on a single
Sentiment: positive
19 minute read
11 people have read this

Day Around the Bay: Bay Area Rents Continue to Nosedive; Harris Sells SoMa Condo

Day Around the Bay: Bay Area Rents Continue to Nosedive; Harris Sells SoMa Condo
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Vice President Harris has sold her SoMa condo, Instacart (like Uber and Lyft) is raising its prices to pay for Prop 22, and a new report from Zillow shows rents across the Bay Area — particularly in San Francisco — have fallen as much as 9% from where they were a year ago.
Sentiment: negative
5 minute read
8 people have read this

Bitcoin And Ethereum's Value Tops $1 TRILLION - 75% Of The Entire Market! Leaving Hundreds Of Altcoins To Share Remaining 25%...

Bitcoin And Ethereum's Value Tops $1 TRILLION - 75% Of The Entire Market! Leaving Hundreds Of Altcoins To Share Remaining 25%...
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Crypto's home for live, breaking real time cryptocurrency news. Covering Bitcoin, Ethereum, ICO's and Blockchain Technology along with current prices.
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
7 people have read this
Cryptos: $BTC$ETH

Since California speaker rose to power, corporate donations flowed to nonprofits tied to his wife

Since California speaker rose to power, corporate donations flowed to nonprofits tied to his wife
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Since 2016, nonprofits associated with Anthony Rendon’s wife have received more than $500,000 from companies with business before the Legislature.
Sentiment: positive
28 minute read
11 people have read this
Cryptos: $GAS$DTA$CAMP

As Texas Freezes, Jerry Jones Does What He’s Always Done

As Texas Freezes, Jerry Jones Does What He’s Always Done
Added 4 months ago
Summary: The power outages and gas shortages in Texas provided Jones and his company an opportunity to profit. And he took it.
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
9 people have read this

Kim Kardashian files for divorce from Kanye West

Kim Kardashian files for divorce from Kanye West
Added 4 months ago
Summary: The pop culture super couple have four kids from their seven-year-long marriage.
6 people have read this

Jerry Jones' Company Hits 'Jackpot' As Harsh Storms Send Natural Gas Prices Surging

Jerry Jones' Company Hits 'Jackpot' As Harsh Storms Send Natural Gas Prices Surging
Added 4 months ago
Summary: A drilling company controlled by the Dallas Cowboys owner said it was benefitting after natural gas prices surged in the middle of powerful winter storms.
6 people have read this

Ethereum joins the $200 billion club — But is it worthy?

Ethereum joins the $200 billion club — But is it worthy?
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Can Ethereum really stand up to Novartis and Cisco's $200 billion valuation?
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
10 people have read this
Cryptos: $BTC$ETH$ADA