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3M to buy biometrics firm Cogent for $943 million

Cogent, which sells biometric ID systems to governments, law enforcement, and businesses, will be swallowed up by the massive conglomerate.

By Aug. 30, 2010

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AT&T, Verizon may join Comcast in Netflix streaming deal

Representatives from AT&T and Verizon confirm that the companies are in talks with Netflix to strike a similar content distribution deal that it announced with Comcast earlier this week.

By Feb. 24, 2014

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Rereading the tea leaves in the Netflix-Comcast deal

commentary Commentators appear to have assumed the worst about Netflix's recently announced paid peering deal with Comcast. What's the real message in the deal? The Internet isn't broken.

By Mar. 6, 2014

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Famous VC: I meant what I said. Criticizing the rich is like Nazism

Tom Perkins, partner emeritus of Kleiner Perkins, says in an e-mail to Bloomberg that he really meant what some feared he'd said to the Wall Street Journal -- that criticizing the rich is akin to Nazism.

By Jan. 26, 2014

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Netflix's Hastings makes the case for Net neutrality

In his ongoing battle against big ISPs, like Comcast, AT&T, and Verizon, the video streaming service's CEO says, "Net neutrality must be defended and strengthened."

By Mar. 20, 2014

Editors' Take

Kobo Arc 7

Kobo's three new tablets catch the eye with decent prices and mostly impressive specs.

By Aug. 27, 2013

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Police chief threatens Facebook pot critic with arrest

The Interim Police Chief of Columbia, S.C., appears not to appreciate those who suggest his department should catch shooters rather than pot users. He replies that he suspects the poster "might be a criminal."

By Nov. 2, 2013

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MegaUpload data could be erased Thursday, says report

With MegaUpload's assets frozen--and no way for it to pay the storage firms it used--and with the feds unable to further access servers now that search warrants have been executed, data could begin getting wiped, says the Associated Press.

By Jan. 29, 2012

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Clear Channel, Warner Music cozy up in multiplatform deal

Expect to start hearing more CeeLo Green on iHeartRadio. Warner Music partners with Clear Channel in exchange for revenue sharing, "buy now" type buttons, and promotion on the radio giant's platforms, old and new.

By Sep. 12, 2013