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Today's Best Deals: Jackery 2-in-1 Battery Pack/Lightning Cable, Under-Desk Elliptical, Meat Smoker, and More

Jackery’s new Jewel 2-in-1 Batter Pack/Lightning Cable, a deeply discounted flood light, BOGO lightning cables, and more lead Friday’s best deals. Bookmark Kinja Deals and follow us on Twitter to never miss a deal. Commerce Content is independent of Editorial and Advertising, and if you buy something through our posts, we may get a small share of the sale. Click ...

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Google launches giant undersea internet cable

The world’s highest-capacity undersea internet cable, a 5,600-mile link between the US and Japan backed by Google has been activated. The fibre cable, which can transport data at 60 terabits per second (60 million Mbps) is expected to be a significant boost to trans-pacific internet speeds. Google is one of six companies behind the project, alongside Asian telecoms groups. Google’s ...

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Technology giants Facebook and Microsoft to lay 4,000 mile transatlantic data cable 

A massive data cable is to be built across the Atlantic running from Virginia Beach in the United States to Bilbao in Spain. The project, announced by Microsoft and Facebook, is the latest in a series of major cable projects which have become necessary because of the growing demand for bandwidth. Known as MAREA, it will be the fastest cable ...

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Hulu To Take On Cable With TV Bundle Packages

Hulu will be taking on cable with new packages of cable channels offered via their internet streaming platform early next year. There has been some fierce competition with internet cable packages coming from many different platforms, but the cable companies that still deliver their direct services to subscribers have met their match. News of Hulu’s new business venture hit the ...

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The Garage The Rotary Engine Sucks | Lifehacker The Worst Ways Cable Companies Confuse You Into Payi

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Did Obama Troll Comcast With Cable Executive Order?

President Barack Obama issued an executive order that’s got many wondering if the cable service industry’s long-time monopoly is truly in its last days. According to the Wall Street Journal, the executive order is designed to promote competition across multiple markets. “The order prods federal agencies to identify markets that the government might be able to help overhaul to the ...

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Obama wants more choices for consumers using cable boxes

[unable to retrieve full-text content] President Obama threw his weight Friday behind an effort to give consumers more choice when it comes to the cable boxes. Daily News – Politics

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Feuds on TV Contracts Escalate Between Broadcast and Cable

A recent spat between CBS and Time Warner Cable, which resulted in CBS being briefly dropped in three major markets, showed that cable providers are losing some leverage as viewers go online. The stakes are getting higher on retransmission contract fights between broadcast networks and cable providers, as a recent exodus of subscribers from Time Warner Cable shows viewers have ...

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