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Apple's iOS tops Android for mobile Web traffic


  • Marketing Land

Android beats iOS for application-based Internet traffic in North America, but iOS accounts for a majority of Web-based mobile traffic, according to a report by Chitika Insights. Apple's Web-surfing d… Read More

Ethernet alliance attracts Qualcomm, Intel as members



Qualcomm, Intel and Brocade have joined the NBASE-T Alliance, which promotes the development of 2.5 gigabit and 5 gigabit Ethernet though standard cat 5e and cat 6 cable. Cavium, Aruba Networks, Tehut… Read More

Want to get home safe from the party? There's an app for that


  • InformationWeek

A mobile application may cut down on the number of drunken driving incidents this holiday season by warning revelers when they are too intoxicated to operate a vehicle. The app, which was developed by… Read More

NBC launches live stream for pay-TV customers


  • Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The

NBC, starting today, is slated to begin offering a live stream of its broadcast network on the Web, with a mobile edition to launch in early 2015. Access to the live content will be limited to users w… Read More

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