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Netflix CEO says Amazon losing a fortune on video streaming challenge

| November 17, 2012 | 0 Comments

Netflix CEO Reed Hastings has declared Amazon Instant Video his company’s best-ever competitor, but says the challenge is costing Amazon a fortune. According to a report from AllThingsD, Hastings estimates that Amazon is losing between $500 million (UK£314, AUD$483) and $1 billion (UK£630, AUD$0.96) a year through content costs. Amazon has been splashing the cash [...]

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Tutorial: How to set up a webcam security system

| November 17, 2012 | 0 Comments

The price of computer hardware might be crashing through the floor, but that doesn’t make it any less attractive to your neighbourhood criminal. No matter what the specs, a shiny looking laptop sat in the front room is still going to look attractive to a would-be thief peeking through the curtains when you’re out. You’ll [...]

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SMEs see revenue boost during 2012

| November 17, 2012 | 0 Comments

Small business domestic turnover increased by 5 per cent between Q2 and Q3 2012, research finds. View full post on Latest News | small business news and advice

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Apple, Google ‘interested’ in arbitration over patent disputes

| November 17, 2012 | 0 Comments

The idea of Apple and Google’s Motorola Mobility coming together to resolve their never-ending patent disputes seems more likely today now that both companies are expressing interest. "Apple is also interested in resolving its dispute with Motorola completely," Apple said in a filing picked up by Bloomberg. "Arbitration may be the best vehicle to resolve [...]

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Online Internet Network, Inc. (ONIN) Launches All-In-One Business Reporting Platform

| November 17, 2012 | 0 Comments

SAN DIEGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Online Internet Network, Inc. (ONIN), today announced the much anticipated release of our Business Listing Reporting Platform. This robust tool features an array of user friendly features showcasing an overview of all Visibility (Search Engine Listings), Reviews/Ratings (Business Category Specific), Competitor Scorecard (Ranking amongst local competition), and Social Mentions (Facebook ,Twitter, Blogs, [...]

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AT&T 4G LTE coverage doubles in 2012

| November 16, 2012 | 0 Comments

After announcing a new $14 billion investment in expanding its wired and wireless networks over the next three years earlier this month, AT&T now finds itself ahead of the game. On Friday, AT&T reported its 4G LTE network now had a reach of 150 million customers, which is more than double the number AT&T had [...]

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Kobo Arc takes on the Nexus 7 as it goes on sale in the UK

| November 16, 2012 | 0 Comments

Kobo has unleashed its latest tablet on the UK, with Canada and France also in line to get the colour-screen Kobo Arc. In the UK, you’ll be able to get your hands on an Arc from WHSmith priced at £160 for the 16GB edition and £190 for the 32GB model. The 7-inch e-reader-flavoured-tablet is Google-certified, [...]

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Three UK adds one million users, says 4G ‘won’t be a game changer’

| November 16, 2012 | 0 Comments

Mobile operator Three UK has laid claim to the title of the ‘UK’s fastest growing network’, adding over one million customers in the last year. The company says it added 300,000 new users in the last three months alone, which is in keeping with its yearly growth of 1.04 million customers and brings its overall [...]

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New parents to benefit from employment reforms

| November 16, 2012 | 0 Comments

Reforms that will allow parents to share up to a year’s leave after the birth of a child have been announced by deputy prime minister Nick Clegg. View full post on Latest News | small business news and advice

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Rumor: Darth Vader to return in Disney-made Star Wars

| November 16, 2012 | 0 Comments

Late last month, Disney revealed it had acquired Lucasfilm for the tune of $4 billion (UK£2.52, AUD$3.90). Amongst other assets coveted by the Mouse House, Disney’s purchase gave it control of the Star Wars franchise, which it promptly divulged would return to theaters in 2015. The yet-to-be subtitled Episode VII will compete with the likes [...]

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