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AT&T threatens to skip the incentive spectrum auction

AT&T's threat to not participate in the upcoming auction could jeopardize the success of the auction, but it's unclear how serious its warning is as its arguments seem weak when scrutinized.

By April 16, 2014

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GoCatch adds "taxi demand" to app, still touts incentive tipping

The GoCatch app now rates the demand for taxis, but the company still recommends the "discriminatory" practice of offering tips for pick up.

By March 30, 2014

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Congress proposes another incentive spectrum auction

A House bill was introduced Monday that will allow government agencies to take a cut of the auction proceeds if they give up under utilized wireless spectrum for commercial use.

By December 9, 2013

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Sprint to offer free international data roaming

Sprint hopes to attract new customers with a plan designed to give global travelers free data roaming in 15 countries. But will it be enough of an incentive?

By April 10, 2015

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Apple Pay may reach first country beyond US this year

The mobile payments service is on the verge of expanding to Canada, according to the Wall Street Journal. But will Apple be able to seal the deal?

By April 17, 2015

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FCC chief promises simpler rules for upcoming wireless auction

Chairman Tom Wheeler tells TV broadcasters he's heard their concerns about the 2016 sale of wireless spectrum and is willing to make changes so the auction will be a success.

By April 15, 2015

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Amazon keeps HarperCollins titles on its digital store shelves

Just two weeks ago, with their contract set to expire, a deal between Amazon and the book publisher didn't look too promising. Now the standoff has ended, though neither is revealing details.

By April 14, 2015

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​Want fancy Firefox features? Secure your website

In a bid to make the Web a safer place, Mozilla's security team proposes making encrypted connections necessary for using new Web technologies. Google's Chrome team has a similar idea.

By April 14, 2015

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Kanye, Rihanna and Beyoncé turn blue for Jay Z's Spotify rival Tidal

Madonna, Coldplay and Taylor Swift are among the big hitters backing Jay Z's lossless audio service, which is set for a major announcement today.

By March 30, 2015

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How Apple's embrace of the new USB points to world without wires

Apple's reliance on a single, more powerful version of the USB port in its new MacBook might alienate customers today, but analysts say the company is leading the way to future PC design.

By March 11, 2015