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  • Google Voice now open to everyone in the US

    Google's telephony management application Google Voice is now open to all U.S. residents, as the company on Tuesday removed the requirement for prospective users to receive an invitation in order to sign up for the service.

    Written by Juan Carlos Perez23 June 10 06:35
  • LinkedIn Tip: Your Guide to the New 'Groups' Features

    LinkedIn announced today a bundle of updates to its Groups pages-the section of the social networking site dedicated to communities of professionals based on common interests, experiences, affiliations and goals. This update, rolling to users out throughout this week, is the first major facelift for LinkedIn since Groups launched in August 2009.

    Written by Kristin Burnham23 June 10 04:38
  • Run on IPv4 addresses could exhaust supply by December

    The remaining pool of unallocated IPv4 addresses could be depleted as early as December due to unprecedented levels of broadband and wireless adoption in the Asia Pacific region, experts say.

    Written by Carolyn Duffy Marsan18 June 10 01:52
  • Internode ups business ADSL speed and quotas

    Internode has significantly overhauled its ADSL broadband plans for business, upping data quotes and reducing prices. Internode will now offer three tiers of business ADSL services.

    Written by CIO Staff16 June 10 12:09
  • President Clinton talks about the iPhone, newspapers, broadband

    In a forum today marking the 25th anniversary of the first .com registration, former USPresident Bill Clinton spoke about his favorite devices, the grim outlook for newspapers and the need for policies to improve Internet access.

    Written by Patrick Thibodeau17 March 10 08:18
  • The Internet is nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

    The Norwegian Nobel Institute yesterday announced there are 237 nominees for the 2010 Nobel Peace Prize. Though the the institute doesn't normally disclose who made the list, an official did confirm to Computerworld that it includes the Internet.

    Written by Sharon Gaudin12 March 10 06:16
  • Japan connects to TPE regional fiber network

    A new undersea fiber-optic cable has gone into operation that links Japan with the regional Trans-Pacific Express Cable Network (TPE), Japanese carrier NTT Communications said Monday.

    Written by Martyn Williams28 Dec. 09 16:19