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Broadcasters: Aereo case is about "blatant" copyright infringement


  • Variety
  • National Journal

Classification of over-the-top video services, cloud storage of content, the future of free over-the-air broadcast networks and more could be affected by the Supreme Court's decision in broadcasters' … Read More

Broadcom introduces refined geo-locating technology



As more retailers embrace location-based marketing, new system-on-a-chip technology from Broadcom promises to significantly enhance the accuracy of geo-locating technology, the company says. The AccuL… Read More

IBM feels growing pains as it seeks to reinvent itself


  • Computerworld
  • eWeek

Double-digit declines in hardware revenues took a toll on IBM's profits during the first three months of 2014, even as the company seeks to shift focus into the emerging fields of cloud computing, Big… Read More

Ciena touts 200G tech for subsea cables


  • Light Reading

The Japan-U.S. Cable Network consortium has conducted a trial of Ciena's 16 QAM 200G technology on a segment of its California network extending for nearly 400 miles, according to Ciena. While the com… Read More

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