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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