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  • Seattle TimesT-Mobile to launch online TV service in 2018Seattle TimesT-Mobile plans to carry over its Uncarrier attitude to a new online TV service it will offer next year. (AP Photo / Mark Lennihan). T-Mobile will launch a TV service in 2018, bolstered by its acquisition of wireless TV service Layer3 TV. Share story ...How T-Mobile Plans to Replace Your Cable TV ProviderFortuneT-Mobile CEO Legere Brings Smack Talk to Pay TV With Layer 3 DealTheStreet.comT-Mobile promises to end the “complete bulls—t” from TV companies in 2018Ars TechnicaUSA TODAY -Washington Post -Reuters -Varietyall 129 news articles »

  • ReutersDollar on defensive after Fed leaves rate outlook unchangedReutersSINGAPORE (Reuters) - The dollar remained on the defensive on Thursday, having tumbled after the Federal Reserve raised interest rates as expected, but left its rate outlook for the coming years unchanged. FILE PHOTO: U.S. one hundred dollar bills are ...Fed Predicts Modest Economic Growth From Tax CutNew York TimesYellen Isn't Buying Trump's Tax Cut Talk of an Economic MiracleBloombergFed hikes its key interest rate again and boosts next year's economic growth forecastLos Angeles TimesNasdaq -USA TODAY -U.S. News & World Report -San Francisco Chronicleall 847 news articles »

  • New York TimesAjit Pai Nears His Biggest Win With Net Neutrality RepealNew York TimesWASHINGTON — Small tech companies, consumer groups and many celebrities have been up in arms for weeks about a proposal at the Federal Communications Commission to dismantle landmark rules that guarantee an open internet. But in one speech, Ajit Pai ...The FCC is about to create an 'internet for the elite'CNNNet neutrality: The internet holds its breathBBC NewsHouse Dems make last-ditch push to delay net neutrality voteThe HillFortune -Slate Magazine (blog) -ABC News -Business Insiderall 362 news articles »

  • NPRAfter Outcry, Crowdfunding Site Patreon Backs Off Plan To Raise FeesNPRThe popular crowdfunding service Patreon has backed off plans to change its payment structure, after widespread, vocal and passionate opposition from creators and their fans. Last week, the site announced it would attach a surcharge to every individual ...Why content crowdfunder Patreon is halting its hated fee changeTechCrunchPatreon scraps new service fee and apologizes to usersThe VergePatreon was this close to ruining the artist crowdfunding platform because of VC influenceMashableGizmodo -Polygon -Recode -BuzzFeed Newsall 42 news articles »

  • U.S. News & World ReportJustice Department Confirms Criminal Probe in Uber CaseU.S. News & World ReportA recent letter from the U.S. Attorney's office confirms the U.S. Justice Department has opened a criminal investigation connected to allegations that former Uber executive Anthony Levandowski stole self-driving car technology from a Google spin-off ...Uber Investor Sues Over Self-Driving Car Firm AcquisitionBloombergDOJ confirms new criminal probe linked to Waymo v. Uber lawsuitArs TechnicaUber Target of Criminal Probe Over Waymo Case, Confirm US ProsecutorsNDTVSeeking Alpha -Engadget -Axiosall 33 news articles »

  • FirstpostHow a Dorm Room Minecraft Scam Brought Down the InternetWIREDThe most dramatic cybersecurity story of 2016 came to a quiet conclusion Friday in an Anchorage courtroom, as three young American computer savants pleaded guilty to masterminding an unprecedented botnet—powered by unsecured internet-of-things devices ...Botnet hackers that caused huge Internet blackout did it for money, revengeUSA TODAYMirai botnet: Three admit creating and running attack toolBBC NewsEx-Rutgers student pleads to cyberattacks, creating IoT botnet that brought down InternetPhilly.comWashington Post -CNET -Wall Street Journalall 59 news articles »

  • U.S. News & World ReportNY College Gets Its Largest Ever Gift From Alumnus: $50MU.S. News & World ReportA Rochester Institute of Technology alumnus with a billion-dollar company is giving his alma mater $50 million. Dec. 13, 2017, at 5:09 p.m.. NY College Gets Its Largest Ever Gift From Alumnus: $50M. Share. ×. Share on Facebook · Post on Twitter · Post ...and more »

  • GizmodoThe Solution to Homelessness Won't Be Robot CopsGizmodoA San Francisco animal shelter is under fire for using a security robot, dubbed K9, to push out homeless people encamped nearby. America's disruption capital, San Francisco, has both a crippling housing crisis and an abundance of startups using ...Animal shelter faces backlash after using robot to scare off homeless peopleThe VergeSan Francisco SPCA Using Robots to Chase Away Homeless Is IllegalTheStreet.comRobots are being used to deter homeless people from setting up camp in San FranciscoAOLDaily Mail -domain-Ball 33 news articles »

  • BloombergTarget to Buy Shipt for $550 Million in Challenge to AmazonBloombergTarget Corp. agreed to purchase grocery-delivery startup Shipt Inc. for $550 million, stepping up its challenge to Inc. by speeding the rollout of same-day shipping. The all-cash deal will let Target customers order groceries and other goods ...Target To Acquire Shipt for $550 Million to Speed Up Same-Day DeliveryFortuneTarget is buying Alabama-based, same-day delivery service Shipt for $550 millionTechCrunchTarget is acquiring Instacart competitor Shipt for $550 million to fight back against AmazonRecodeCNNMoney -USA TODAY -WWD -Business Insiderall 105 news articles »

  • ReutersBitcoin fever exposes crypto-market frailtiesReutersLONDON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - As bitcoin raced to another record high on Tuesday, one of the biggest providers of digital currency wallets, Coinbase, went down under the weight of traffic, leaving many of its more than 10 million customers unable to ...What Is Ripple and Why Is It Beating Both Bitcoin and Litecoin?FortuneThe risky business of bitcoin: High-profile cryptocurrency catastrophes of 2017ZDNet3 reasons to doubt bitcoin, ethereum, litecoin and other cryptocurrenciesCBS NewsVICE -Nasdaq -Benzinga -Yahoo Financeall 279 news articles »

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