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Verizon broadens digital reach, buys Yahoo for $4.83B

SAN FRANCISCO – Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.83 billion, marking the end of an era for a company that once defined the internet.

It is the second time in as many years that Verizon has snapped up the remnants of a fallen internet star as it broadens its digital reach. 865 more words

Money

Wireless prices in Canada likely to rise due to 'phoney' competition: study

OTTAWA – Consumers were on the losing end of a gamble by the former Conservative government when it sought to create more competition in the wireless market by interfering in it, says a new report released Thursday. 797 more words

Consumer

Facebook Has Better Plans For India

Facebook plans to empower India with the Free Basic app.

Facebook Inc. is devoted about making a strong mark in India where the company has vouched to offer free Internet access. 386 more words

Social Media

Google Hangouts & Cellular Phones

My father-in-law had a visit from my wife last weekend. He lives one hour from us in a different Canadian Province. My wife brought her android phone so we can contact each other. 179 more words

Computers, Technology And The Internet

Verizon Announces $20/Month Bill Increase For Few Remaining Unlimited Data Plan Customers

If you’ve been bragging to everyone you know that you’re still part of Verizon’s $29.99/month unlimited data plan, you might want to quiet down just a bit. 160 more words

This wireless carrier will block ads unless it gets a cut

A Jamaican wireless carrier will no longer load Internet ads on its customers’ data plans unless it gets a portion of the ad revenue.

Digicel, which operates in the Caribbean and South Pacific, announced the change Wednesday. 188 more words

Tech

Google's Android Wear platform now available on iOS

Last week Huawei let it slip that Android Wear, Google’s smartwatch platform, would soon add iOS support. Soon after the news was accidentally leaked the tech company shrugged off the mistake, while also teasing there would be more news soon. 365 more words

Tech