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Bucking cable tradition, Verizon offers custom TV bundles (+video)Christian Science MonitorVerizon announced FiOS Custom TV, which lets customers pick a basic package of 35 channels and two genre-specific packages of additional channels for $55 per month. By Jeff Ward-Bailey, Correspondent April 17, 2015. About video ads. As more and …Verizon introduces new ‘Pay for What You Want’ tiers for FiOS TV starting at $55 …Inferse Verizon aiming to be the next NetflixNational MonitorVerizon to Launch Personalized...

How Google found itself ‘on the wrong side of history’Financial TimesThe private lunch in Brussels, a week before Christmas Day in 2012, had an almost celebratory air. Google chairman Eric Schmidt and then-European competition commissioner Joaquín Almunia had come to an understanding. Mr Almunia had voiced …EU’s Antitrust Campaign against Google Is only the BeginningCapital OTC Google might not have to pay Europe the $6billion antitrust fineThe Next DigitGoogle shaking up search recommendations on smartphonesEconomic...

Ardmore spina bifida patient aims to stay mobile through crowdfunding campaignAL.comKayla Beard’s family says she’s more used to offering help rather than asking for it. This speaks a lot about her character considering a lifelong struggle with spina bifida has meant continuous challenges and dependence for everyday activities. Now … …read more From:: Crowdfunding News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Legislative Roundup: Crowdfunding bill signed, voter bill amendedColorado Springs GazetteA crowdfunding offering or intermediary must register with the Colorado Securities Division, the issuer of securities can raise up to $1 million or $2 million if an audited financial statement is provided, investors can contribute only $5,000 to any …and more …read more From:: Crowdfunding News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Missouri S&T begins to use crowdfundingKY3ROLLA, Mo. (AP) — The Missouri University of Science and Technology has started a crowdfunding website, and its first project is to send students to a Mars rover design competition. As of Friday afternoon, more than $9,800 had been donated. The …and more …read more From:: Crowdfunding News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Canadian Bankers Balk at ‘Onerous’ Apple Pay TermsThe Mac ObserverCanadian bankers are balking at initial negotiations with Apple to bring Apple Pay to Canada. According to The Wall Street Journal, the six banks that control 90 percent of the Canadian markets consider Apple’s terms “onerous,” are concerned about security, …Canadian banks find Apple Pay’s terms ‘onerous’Fortune Bringing Apple Pay to other countries will be an agonizingly long processBGRApple Pay to launch in Canada...

#SaveInternet: Read what AIB, Mark Zuckerberg, Airtel and Flipkart said on Net …India.comRecently India’s largest telecom service provider Airtel announced its Airtel Zero plan, to enable its customers to access certain mobile applications at zero data charges. Soon after the announcement mainstream news and social media sites were flooded with …Net neutrality debate: Facebook’s Internet.org, a shrewd business under the …Firstpost MakeMyTrip joins Net Neutrality chorusZee NewsPartners withdraw from Zuckerberg’s...

Halo: Spartan Strike Now Available for Windows 8, iOS and SteamI4U NewsIts looks like Microsoft wants to expand its Halo franchise and now we can see the Halo: Spartan Strike has been launched on multiple platforms. Microsoft is always trying to improve support for its Halo franchise. It always looks beyond genres and beyond …Halo: Spartan Strike Trailer Takes Mobile and Steam by the WarthogRapid News Network Microsoft Corporation And 343 Industries Launch “Halo: Spartan Strike”Bidness ETCall 61 news articles …read...

GoSol is crowdfunding a scalable and cost-effective solar solutionTreehuggerThis optimistic initiative aims to kick off a global wave of solar entrepreneurship with free construction guides for building high-powered solar concentrators with local materials. Most of the time, when we talk about solar energy, we’re probably … …read more From:: Crowdfunding News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Crowdfunding to repatriate tourist’s bodyPerth NowWe put the crowdfunding together to see if there was any support to cover the body to go back to Italy to her parents.” Mr Andretta met Ms Riccioni and the pair fell in love six months ago after she travelled to Australia to visit Ms Caffero and start …Martina Riccioni’s family plead with Perth locals to help pay to have her body …Daily Mail all 4 news articles …read more From:: Crowdfunding News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Forget Google—Marissa Mayer’s next deal in search should be with FacebookQuartzYahoo CEO Marissa Mayer pulled off quite a coup today: Yahoo and Microsoft agreed to amend a contentious deal over search advertising. It sounds incredibly boring—even shareholders seemed not to take notice—but it’s a rather significant development.Microsoft, Yahoo: The Search Party ContinuesInformationWeek Bing lobotomizes Yahoo Search, while Google stands by laughingBetaNewsBing scores 20 percent share of desktop search market in USCNETFinancial...

Jawbone UP2 entry-level smartband revealed as UP24 successorTrustedReviewsJawbone has announced a new fitness tracker that looks set to pick up where the UP24 left off. The new UP2 is replacing the now discontinued UP2, slotting in as Jawbone’s entry-level smartband. Jawbone’s new band goes on sale in the US today – no word …Jawbone banks on smart fashion trend beyond watchesBusiness Insider Jawbone tackles mobile payments with UP4 fitness trackerMacworldJawbone’s new fitness tracker lets you make payments...

Google releases scribble-tab-ulous handwriting interface for AndroidThe RegisterFirst Look Google has popped the lid off Google Handwriting Input, Android software that makes it possible to input your text longhand in any ‘droid app. The Chocolate Factory’s research arm says handwriting recognition is needed because touchscreen …Lost your phone? Just Google itBetaNews Google Handwriting Input For Android Is Here; Simply Download APK!Tech News TodayGoogle releases faultless new handwriting keyboard with Emoji support...

Google faces fight or flight choice against EU regulatorsReuters(Reuters) – Google could try to drag out its antitrust battle with the EU in the hope that fast-moving technologies render any enforced changes in its business practices meaningless by the time they are imposed, legal experts said. But though such stonewalling …How Google Could Threaten the WebPC Magazine Google Charged With Antitrust Violations by EuropeNew York TimesWhy the EU will find Google’s Android isn’t like Microsoft and WindowsCNETSlashGear...

You can now Google your lost Android phoneVentureBeatDespite all its efforts in various markets, Google is still primarily a search company. So the fact that you can now use the search engine on your desktop computer to find your lost phone is really just business as usual. If you’ve lost your Android phone, there is …Google Launches Handwriting Input For Text And Emoji On AndroidTechCrunch all 102 news articles …read more From:: Tech News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Megadeth is crowdfunding its new recordA.V. Club AustinLike Eisley and Amanda Palmer before it, Megadeth is using crowdfunding to raise money for its new record. The group has teamed up with PledgeMusic to fund its upcoming 15th record, which it’s already in the studio recording. Though the legendary …and more …read more From:: Crowdfunding News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Google defends its business as EU sanctions loomBBC NewsAt a press conference at 1100 BST today, it is expected that the European Union’s competition commissioner, Margrethe Vestager, will outline the case against Google’s dominant position in the search market. It is likely to allege that the technology firm uses …EU to accuse Google of illegally abusing searchUSA TODAY EU v Google, big drone funding and collective bargaining by smartphoneFinancial TimesEU to announce antitrust moves against Google on Wednesday:...

Apple bans selfie sticks from Worldwide Developers Conference 2015Business TodayApple will host the 26th edition of Worldwide Developers Conference from June 8-12 this year. (Photo: Reuters). RELATED. Apple expected to ramp up smartwatch production · iOS 8.3 offers iPhone users 300 new emojis · MORE FROM THE AUTHOR.Apple sets Dates for WWDC 2015 and the Future of BeatsInferse Apple’s 26th annual developers’ conference to kick off on June 8Business StandardApple developers can apply for WWDC ticketsSFGate (blog)TechNewsWorld...

Beacon: A Journey in Crowdfunding JournalismAmerican Journalism ReviewMarris’ project is part of a greater experiment in niche crowdfunding as media entrepreneurs and journalists collaborate to answer a few questions. Can crowdfunding help sustain journalism? If so, what kind of fundraising platforms will be required? So … …read more From:: Crowdfunding News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Google Wants Apps ‘Designed for Families’PC MagazineIf your kids gravitate to the same apps every time they pick up your Android phone or tablet, Google might soon have some new options for them. The company’s new Designed for Families program allows developers to designate apps and games as suitable …How to add a Do Not Disturb function on older Android phonesZDNet Google Play store to designate family-friendly appsCNETGoogle Play’s new Designed for Families program lets Android developers mark …VentureBeatSlashGear...

Bill Paxton Will Try To Destroy Video Games In The Grand Theft Auto MovieCinema BlendFor a movie that involves a controversial video game, the upcoming Grand Theft Auto isn’t going to be what you expect. There’s probably not going to be a single car chase. Bill Paxton is now in talks to star opposite Daniel Radcliffe in the onscreen depiction of …Bill Paxton Is Jack Thompson In Grand Theft Auto DramaCrave Online GTA V PC failing to install because of Windows username problemGeekall 395 news articles …read...

Con Air director takes Salty path to a crowdfunding recordThe GuardianWest has invited public investors, by using the equity crowdfunding platform Syndicate, to buy shares in Salty in order to fund production. The project has broken UK crowdfunding records, reaching £1.9m last month. This is the first time members of the … …read more From:: Crowdfunding News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Investment Crowdfunding Welcomes the New CrowdHuffington PostBy participating in investment crowdfunding, they will have the same access to the potentially higher returns heretofore available to accredited investors, defined as people whose net worth exceeds $1 million or whose annual income is greater than $200 …and more …read more From:: Crowdfunding News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Drones Are Getting Smarter so That We Don’t Have ToTechSmashDrones are becoming an increasingly mass-market product. Once primarily reserved for R.C. enthusiasts, cheaper and more advanced technology has made the hobby infinitely more accessible to the masses. Today, drones have gotten even smarter making …Best Buy will sell new ‘smart’ drone designed to simplify aerial photographyRick Kupchella’s BringMeTheNews 3D Robotics Releasing a Solo DroneMarket Journals3DR Solo is one super-smart droneDelhi Daily...

Apple Releases iOS 8.4 For Registered Developers, Brings Revamped Music …News Every day(Photo : Kamal Nayan) Just after days iOS 8.3 was released for general public, Apple has begun seeding iOS 8.4 for registered developers. Among the reported features being previewed in the iOS beta is an overhaul to the Music app. Just after days iOS 8.3 …Apple’s iOS 8.4 developer beta has new Music AppIndia Today Apple seeds iOS 8.4 to developers, brings new design and features to its Music …MobileSyrup.comThe next version...

Brentwood parents turn to crowdfunding to close school budget gapWMUR ManchesterPOLICE ARE LOOKING INTO WHETHER THEY ARE ALL CONNECTED. PARENTS IN BRENTWOOD ARE HOPING TO RAISE MORE THAN $200,000 TO OFFSET PLANNED CUTS AT THE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL. A FUNDRAISER WAS SET UP AFTER … …read more From:: Crowdfunding News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

New Bitcoin Foundation chief eyes crowdfundingPCWorldThe newly appointed head of the Bitcoin Foundation, a group that promotes development of the digital currency, believes crowdfunding is one part of the solution for its troubled finances. A one-time Morgan Stanley stockbroker, investment advisor Bruce …and more …read more From:: Crowdfunding News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

I Made an Apple Watch Appointment: What to ExpectPC MagazineThe Apple Watch starts shipping April 24, but if you want to try before you buy, you can make an appointment at a physical Apple Store. Here’s how you do that, and what to expect. The appointment process was surprisingly smooth. I went to the Apple website, …Strong preorder demand for Apple Watch could signal 5M sales in June quarter …Apple Insider Analysts estimate 20 million people will buy an Apple WatchMashableWe tried on the Apple Watch and it was...

Crowdvetting for crowdfunding? How donation sites get to the truth behind …Globalnews.caTORONTO – Crowdfunding websites like Kickstarter, Indiegogo, and GoFundme minimize risk and protect their users from fraud, in part, by relying on their users to find it themselves. Frauds can happen – a recent post by the unidentified creator of a …Kickstarter Wants You to Learn From Creators of Past Successful Crowdfunding …Indie Wire (blog) all 2 news articles …read more From:: Crowdfunding News By Google News Share...

TWC boosts its internet speeds to counter Google FiberEngadgetIt’s amazing what the addition of a little competition into a natural monopoly can do. Google announced in January that it would be bringing high-speed Fiber to Charlotte, North Carolina. It didn’t take long for Time Warner Cable, the (only) local cable/internet …Google Fiber’s Medin: Net neutrality doesn’t promote broadband competitionFierceTelecom Orlando residents petition to bring Google Fiber to Central FloridaOrlando Sun TimesWhat is...

One Spark organizers celebrate record attendance, massive jump in …Florida Times-UnionThe crowd attendance for One Spark 2015 in downtown Jacksonville jumped by over 50,000 compared to a year ago and organizers are saying the crowdfunding festival was nearly flawless. In a final news conference Monday recapping the six-day festival …Who won at Jacksonville’s One Spark crowdfunding competition?Upstart More money, more people — One Spark celebrates most successful event so farJacksonville Business JournalOne Spark...

Microsoft Windows 10 preview launched includes Spartan browser tooJagran PostNew Delhi: Software giant Microsoft has started rolling out second build (10051) of the Windows 10 technical preview for phones which come with Project Spartan built within the operating system. 0 · Apple Watch up for pre-order online but delivery after a …​Microsoft’s Lumia 640 and 640 XL heading to the UK this monthZDNet The Top 7 New Features in Windows 10 for PhonesPC MagazineMicrosofties Were All Over That New Windows 10 BuildTechCrunchFirstpost...

Apple Watch 1st day pre-orders estimated near 1 millionUSA TODAYSAN MATEO, Calif. — Nearly 1 million people placed an order for an Apple Watch on the first day it was available, with most going for the cheapest model, a shopping research firm estimated. Slice Intelligence said e-receipt data from 9,080 online shoppers …Launch day Apple Watch orders estimated at 1M in US, skews toward Sport modelApple Insider 5 snap decisions I made during my Apple Watch appointmentTechRadarYou can select from 54 combinations of Apple WatchIndia...

Securities Commission Malaysia Opens Up Applications for Equity …Crowdfund InsiderMalaysia has been one of the more proactive countries in the Asian region to push forward with researching the crowdfunding space and moving forward with a regulatory approach. Last August SC Malaysia organized a crowdfunding conference to open up …Applications open for prospective equity crowdfunding platform operatorsDigital News Asia all 2 news articles …read more From:: Crowdfunding News By Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Apple’s New MacBook: The Ultimate Portable With CaveatsInformationWeekApple’s latest MacBook, with its 12-inch Retina display and new USB-C port, has drawn praise for its ultra-thin design and typical aesthetic finesse, but the lack of ports should be considered. Apple Watch Event: 10 Things We Learned. (Click image for larger …Apple Minimalistic Retina display release, and ‘MacBook Pro’ unveiledNew York Recorder The new MacBook is bringing iPad’s minimalist to laptopAmerican RegisterMacBook Air...