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CubeSensors Raises $700K In Bitcoin

Environmental sensor company CubeSensors has completed its latest funding round. During the round, the company raised $700,000 and all of it was funded in Bitcoin. The virtual currency has been used for many business transactions in recent months, but funding...

Sony AS100V Now Supports Live Streaming

Action cams are always great for people who are involved in certain action sports and hobbies, but storing the videos and then uploading them is not the most efficient way to share content. Sony has sent out an update to its AS100V cameras that will allow them to...

Dropbox Blocked In China Again

Earlier this year access was restored to Dropbox in China, but the site has already been taken down a second time. Both users and organizations are confirming that the cloud storage service is no longer available in China, as it has been blocked by the country's...

FBI Carries Out Arrest Of NullCrew Hacker

The FBI has arrested an alleged NullCrew hacker who is accused of posting usernames and passwords online following hacks into universities and businesses. Timothy French, the so-called hacktivist, was arrested in Tennessee and the FBI says that they have evidence...

Google's stock Email app now on Play Store

Google has released their stock Email app on the Play Store. This is the latest app to get pushed to the Play Store as an individual app, just like Google has already done with its camera app. Pre-installed on all Nexus devices and select Google Play Edition handsets...

DSL Subscribers Get Cheated More Often, FCC Says

It's well known that internet service providers (ISPs) frequently get away with not providing the same speeds that they advertise. Even though this occurs with most ISPs, subscribers with DSL are more likely to get cheated, according to a new report from the FCC. The...

Bitcoin Name Used To Sponsor NCAA Game

BitPay has announced a deal with ESPN Events that will see the Bitcoin name added to logos for one NCAA football game this coming post-season. The event will be renamed the "Bitcoin St. Petersburg Bowl" and in the weeks leading up to the games airing, the "B" will be...

Yelp Now Lets People Message Businesses

Yelp has introduced a new direct messaging feature that lets customers message businesses without looking for contact information. With the feature, communication will be even easier, which also means that businesses need to be on the receiving end to answer questions..

Yandex Local Search Service Launches

Yandex has already become the Russian alternative to Google, and now the company has released the Russian alternative to Yelp. Yandex.City is a local search application for iOS, Android, and Web that offers reviews on businesses and provides maps to help you get...

YouTube Has Confirmed Paid Music Service

YouTube has announced that it is coming out with its own music service that will be ad-free. The service was hinted at on Tuesday when indie labels were notified that their content would be removed from YouTube unless they agreed to content licensing deals for...

SK Telecom Introduces 225 Mbps Broadband

One of Korea's main wireless carriers, SK Telecom, is rolling out a new 225 Mbps broadband service for its 4G customers. The connection speeds offered to 4G customers will triple as a result of the faster broadband. SK Telecom says that it will begin the national...