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Tech and Gaming Archive: May, 2012
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Cricket Offers Contract-Free iPhone
Thu, May 31, 2012, 4:38 PM
Been craving an iPhone, but resisted signing a long term contract? Regional carrier Cricket, owned by Leap Wireless, is coming to your rescue...
Verizon FiOS 300 Mbps? I Ain't Buying!
Thu, May 31, 2012, 11:55 AM
Last time global internet service ratings came out, the U.S. ranked 25th in average speed and 15th in value. Verizon's new superfast FiOS internet...
Sony and Tivoli Intro Music Apps (Peacefully); Dish Network Feature Under Fire
Fri, May 25, 2012, 11:38 AM
Is there really no such thing as a free entertainment lunch? Depends on who you're asking. Sony and Tivoli Audio have just introduced free...
Facebook Camera App Won't Replace Instagram
Thu, May 24, 2012, 4:00 PM
Did Facebook buy Instagram to prevent a serious patent infringement suit? Just a month after announcing its intent to buy the social photo...
TV Remote Control Inventor Left a Legacy
Tue, May 22, 2012, 11:04 AM
We should all hit the pause button for a second for Eugene Polley, a tech innovator often called the czar of zapping, father of the couch...
Cable Companies Link WiFi Hotspots
Mon, May 21, 2012, 9:37 AM
If you travel, your high speed Internet account may have just gotten more useful. This morning, five major cable companies - Bright House Networks...
Media Guru Spouts Off At Non-Comm
Fri, May 18, 2012, 11:34 AM
Today's free at noon concert with Norah Jones, Willie Nelson and Brandi Carlisle (broadcast on 88.5 FM) is the most visible event of this week's...
Non-Comm Thursday: Lee Fields, Beth Orton, JD McPherson and The War On Drugs
Fri, May 18, 2012, 11:40 AM
Non-Comm got going in earnest on Thursday at the World Cafe Live. For a better understanding of what exactly the left-of-the-dial radio confab...