It turns out that Verizon will still be charging unlimited data plan customers if they want to share their 3G and 4G connections by tethering with Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, or USB-empowered devices.
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In what may prove a landmark ruling, the FCC has stated that Verizon can no longer charge users for using their 4G devices as Wi-Fi hotspots.
Over the next few days, Google will be adding Google+ Hangout video-conferencing to Gmail and its associated Google Talk instant-messaging, VoIP, and video-chat service.
Twitter is sincerely sorry for its crash, which came from inside its own data centers.
No, it's not just you. Twitter went down at about 11:45 AM Eastern US time and now it's up, down, up...
UPDATED: Early this morning on the US East coast, Google Talk, and related communication services went down. By 1 PM Google is reporting that the service is back to normal.
Yes, Microsoft is recording, at the least, your Skype instant messages, and they have the potential to record your voice calls as well.
Even in the infamously pro-patent troll U.S. District Court of East Texas, Eolas can no longer get away with its claims to have patented the Web.
The FCC's July 2012 Measuring Broadband America Report shows that ISPs are coming closer to delivering their advertised speeds.
Marissa Mayer, one of Google's most prominent executives, is now Yahoo's CEO and this will be a great move for both her and Yahoo.