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Pay-per-use bandwidth? Not without some ground rules

Molly Wood faces the hard reality that the days of unlimited bandwidth are over, but she's not going to get taken to the cleaners by greedy providers. Here's how to make pay-per-use a fair deal for everyone.

By May 17, 2012

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Pay-per-use bandwidth? Not without some ground rules

Molly Wood faces the hard reality that the days of unlimited bandwidth are over, but she's not going to get taken to the cleaners by greedy providers.

By May 16, 2012

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Restaurant uses parachutes, PayPal to deliver sandwiches

If your restaurant is on the seventh floor and your customers are down on the street, how do you get them their food quickly and efficiently? Throw it out the window of course.

By March 21, 2014

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Google patents 'pay per gaze' to track viewing of offline and online ads

The patent details the use of a Google Glass-style sensor to see when users were looking at both online and real-world advertising.

By August 18, 2013

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85 per cent of iOS 7 users have never used Siri, survey says

A majority of iPhone owners have never used Siri, according to research that sees Siri users divided on whether it lives up to Apple's promises.

By October 21, 2013

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Behind in tablets, Intel pays firms to use its chips

Why is Intel confident that 40 million tablets will ship in 2014 with its Bay Trail processors? Here's one good reason.

By January 18, 2014

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Use nettop command to check per-application network activity in OS X

While Activity Monitor will show you process stats, it does not give you information on which programs may be using your network bandwidth.

By April 24, 2013

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Apple pays less than 2 per cent tax on non-US profits

Apple paid just 1.9 per cent per cent corporation tax on profits outside the US last year, despite earnings of $36.87bn.

By November 5, 2012

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PayPal tests mobile payments using your face for verification

A new trial in the U.K. lets people pay for items using the PayPal app, a mobile phone, and a photo to prove their identity.

By August 8, 2013

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PayPal co-founder Max Levchin on harnessing hurricanes and using data to get pregnant

Max Levchin, co-founder of PayPal, Stripe, and most recently Glow, has visions for the future of technology that are both incredible and totally out there.

By August 1, 2013