Tag Archives: Terms

Read the fine print: Terms of service, privacy policies and the power of knowledge

It’s the only way to know what you’re giving away. When you buy a new phone or install a new app, reading the boring (and often difficult to comprehend) privacy policies and terms of use are the last thing you … Continue reading

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EU considers yet another record fine for Google, this time over Android’s anti-competitive terms

The EU and Google continue to battle over antitrust allegations. Google may be facing yet another decision in an antitrust investigation in the EU, according to a new report by Reuters, including a fine that could exceed $ 2.7 billion. … Continue reading

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What do all those networking terms mean? Network nerdery for dummies

Making sense of those acronyms and abbreviations. “Hey, man. Did you hear that Qualcomm’s new X20 modem is rated for cat 18 LTE, carries 12 spatial streams and is 4×4 MIMO capable? Isn’t that cool?” Maybe that’s cool, but really … Continue reading

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Instagram updates terms, can now sell your photos whether you like it or not

Sparking controversy among many of its users like most major policy changes do, Instagram has updated its own with a key stipulation that is frustrating many people: Instagram (mainly Facebook, since Instagram is under Facebook ownership) has the right to … Continue reading

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Verizon and Leap agree to terms in spectrum swap

The FCC gave a formal blessing last week of Verizon’s deal with multiple cable companies that saw Big Red acquire lots of AWS spectrum the company needs to build out its LTE network. One of the contingencies in the deal … Continue reading

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