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Verizon denies throttling Amazon's cloud, Netflix

Verizon is denying a charge leveled by a security expert that limits bandwidth to Amazon Web Services and Netflix after a recent court decision.

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Mobile devices will mob the Internet, researchers forecast

Mobile data traffic is expected to grow by 61 percent annually into 2018, and wearables will increasingly play a role, Cisco researchers estimate.

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Could your TV really spam you?

Some researchers say that in the Internet of Things, botnets may be able to infect your TV, refrigerator, or other smart devices; but other security experts are skeptical.

Expansion urged for the Web's upcoming 25th year

A supporter speaks out for the British web designer's proposal for government digital service, ensuring ongoing access to communications.

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The Internet of Things is already linking up in sports

Sensors help players improve their game with smart gadgets and digital coaching.

Google taps YouTube to rate ISP video quality performance

Is your streaming video chugging because your router sucks or your ISP sucks? Google wants to answer that very question.

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AT&T's sponsored data plan draws net neutrality concerns

Open Internet advocates are warning that AT&T's "sponsored data" program could create pay-to-play mobile Web.

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CES 2014 Picks: Gear, oddities, and attitudes we really liked

The standouts of CES include Google Glass apps, saucy booth signs, 4K projectors, 3D printers, digital entertainment gear that only Brad Pitt could afford, and more.

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'Mother' doll uses the Internet of Things to nag you

Sen.se's Mother doll connects to up to 24 programmable 'cookies' to alert you when certain conditions are met - or not.

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Appliance maker prepares to grow the Internet of Things

A German appliance maker starts a separate firm to design sensors so its products can communicate over the Internet to each other and other gadgets.