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Skype helps keep half of long-distance relationships alive, survey says

A new survey shows that not only do 96 percent of respondents feel a closer connection to their partner when using Skype, but 29 percent have engaged in "naughty" calls.

By February 6, 2014

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Adobe restores Creative Cloud login service after day-long outage

The problem with the subscription service, which blocked updates, purchases, and in some case use of Adobe's software, is fixed, and Adobe apologizes.

By May 15, 2014

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​The tyranny of distance: Building better broadband for the Australian outback

Australia is embarking on a massive project to roll out a National Broadband Network that provides high-speed internet for the whole country. But as cities get more access to new technology, the country's remote indigenous communities risk becoming the "forgotten part of Australia".

By June 24, 2014

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Mercedes' autonomous car re-creates world's first long-distance drive

Mercedes-Benz has demonstrated its self-driving car by re-creating the 100-kilometre drive from Mannheim to Pforzheim undertaken by Bertha Benz 125 years ago.

By October 7, 2013

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RoadAhead: Savior of the long-distance driver?

New iPhone app finds the services you want, tells you where to exit to get them, and keeps you moving forward.

By May 11, 2011

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Apple seen inching closer to a mobile-payment service

The iPhone maker has long been expected to jump into mobile payments. Now a new report says that Apple's talks with payment industry players have "heated up."

By July 24, 2014

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Comcast only 6th worst in customer service, survey says

After a difficult week for its customer service, Comcast might take comfort. On the other hand, number 1 in this Ranker survey is Comcast's new best friend, Time Warner Cable.

By July 17, 2014

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Hate paying for return shipping? There's a subscription service for that

Clarus Marketing, a company with a long history of free shipping services, does something even Amazon won't -- it offers consumers unlimited, prepaid return shipping for any online purchase.

By July 3, 2014

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Beats pulls the plug on MOG streaming music service

A note on the site encourages subscribers to switch to Beats, which Apple is in the process of acquiring for $3 billion.

By June 1, 2014

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Meet iTunes Radio, Apple's long-awaited streaming-music service

Apple is jumping into the streaming music business, taking on everyone from Google to Pandora. It made the announcement at WWDC.

By June 10, 2013