In regards to text messaging and SMS, the net neutrality issue is whether mobile carriers should be able to regulate the content they provide to customers, specifically if it's via the Internet.
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Larry Dignan is Editor in Chief of ZDNet and SmartPlanet as well as Editorial Director of ZDNet's sister site TechRepublic. He was most recently Executive Editor of News and Blogs at ZDNet. Prior to that he was executive news editor at eWeek and news editor at Baseline. He also served as the East Coast news editor and finance editor at CNET News.com. Larry has covered the technology and financial services industry since 1995, publishing articles in WallStreetWeek.com, Inter@ctive Week, The New York Times, and Financial Planning magazine. He's a graduate of the Columbia School of Journalism and the University of Delaware.
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Narrative Sciences, which has software that can analyze data and build a narrative around it, adds another large financial services customers. We caught up with the top execs to talk shop.
The wearable video camera creator is taking its business plans a step further by experimenting with consumer drones.
Staff are working overtime while facing potentially high job losses following Samsung's poor financial year.
So much for all those recipes listing dozens of new ways to cook stuffing and pumpkin pie.
Worse than a solution looking for a problem, the campaign to regulate ISPs aggressively is based on lies. Netflix and one transit ISP were the source of performance problems earlier this year.
The world's largest social network earlier this year dished the details on its global datacenters, which are grounded in open source and energy efficiency.
UPDATED: Stressing 2014 as the third year in HP's "five-year turnaround," CEO Meg Whitman assured shareholders the tech giant is entering 2015 with the "strongest portfolio" in a decade.
This year will see the first full year of decline in iPad shipments, according to new figures, sending a signal to the rest of the tablet market.
The "global number of addressable wrists" could be the market opportunity for Apple Watch, argues one analyst.
Email can be a drag on any user's life. After using Outlook for more than a decade, for one writer it was time to change. In choosing Gmail, he fell in love with email all over again.
First quarter sales were up 50 percent and Palo Alto Networks raised its sales forecast for the second quarter.
The natural language understanding software maker says its fiscal 2015 will be back-end loaded as it transitions to a cloud model.
The networking virtualization and data storage provider managed to churn out its most profitable year in its corporate history for fiscal 2014.
Workday's Financial Management portfolio also surpassed the 100-customer milestone during the quarter.