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How a pilot scheme in Havana might point the way to an internet-connected Cuba......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcMar 2nd, 2017

Working with an SQL Output Parameter in C#

Language: .NET, Expertise: Beginner - How to specify the SQL Output parameter's Direction property once you have created it......»»

Category: topSource:  devxRelated News9 hr. 16 min. ago

Article: Study: Europe"s Digital Ad Spend Neared €42 Billion in 2016

Digital ad spending in Europe swelled by 12.2% in 2016 to nearly €41.8 billion, according to IAB Europe and IHS Markit, with spending gains seen in all 27 countries tracked......»»

Category: internetSource:  emarketerRelated News17 hr. 8 min. ago

Photokina makes trade show an annual event, says photography has made gains

Moving from an every-other-year schedule to an annual show, Photokina 2018 is set to include a wider range of imaging tech. The change reflects a shorter innovation cycle and broader application of imaging in areas like virtual reality. The post Phot.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 24th, 2017

The FCC’s case against net neutrality rests on a deliberate misrepresentation of how the internet works

 The FCC has just published the notice of proposed rulemaking that would roll back the 2015 Open Internet Order establishing net neutrality. Their first and primary justification for doing this is a way of defining broadband access that’s.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2017

Comcast vendor sent cease-and-desist to operator of anti-Comcast website

Net neutrality website stays online as Comcast agrees to take no further action. (credit: Getty Images | hidesy) A Comcast vendor sent a cease-and-desist letter to the operator of "Comcastroturf.com," a website that helps people find out if th.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2017

Examining the FCC claim that DDoS attacks hit net neutrality comment system

Attacks came from either an unusual type of DDoS or poorly written spam bots. Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | Valery Brozhinsky) On May 8, when the Federal Communications Commission website failed and many people were prevented from submitting.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2017

Comcast Proves Need For Net Neutrality By Trying To Censor Advocacy Website

Reader mrchaotica writes: As most Slashdot readers are probably aware, the FCC, under the direction of Trump-appointed chairman Ajit Pai, is trying to undo its 2015 decision to protect Net Neutrality (PDF) by classifying ISPs as common carriers. Duri.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2017

Battle.net isn’t Battle.net anymore, even if Blizzard calls it Battle.net

We're going to call it Battle.net as long as Blizzard calls it Battle.net Enlarge / Seriously, Blizzard, what are we supposed to call this thing? It has been over eight months now since Blizzard made the low-key announcement that it would be.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2017

Retrieving Multiple Record Sets Through a DataReader

Language: >NET, Expertise: Intermediate - Learn how to iterate through multiple record sets returned by a stored procedure......»»

Category: dotnetSource:  devxRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2017

FIH Mobile warns losses to expand in 1H17

FIH Mobile has issued a warning on its profitability, saying its net losses for the first half of 2017 are expected to more than double to US$240 million compared to US$110 million forecast in April......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2017

BMW bumps up the tech on its largest dual-sport motorcycle

BMW's category-leading 2017 R 1200 GS dual-sport bike gains suspension and brake support, as well as combined liquid and air cooling. The R 1200 GS is best for experienced riders seeking a large bike for touring and off-road exploration. The post BMW.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 22nd, 2017

Tweaks to BMW’s largest dual-sport bike will help you both on the road and off

BMW's category-leading 2017 R 1200 GS dual-sport bike gains suspension and brake support, as well as combined liquid and air cooling. The R 1200 GS is best for experienced riders seeking a large bike for touring and off-road exploration. The post Twe.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 22nd, 2017

Senators ask FCC why reporter was “manhandled” after net neutrality vote

Senators to FCC: Don’t roughhouse journalists who are trying to ask questions. Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | Atypeek) Two Democratic senators have asked Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai to explain why "FCC security pers.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMay 22nd, 2017

How Destiny 2 is leading to gold devaluation in World of Warcraft

Real-world value of in-game gold dips 7 percent since Battle.net announcement. Careful, friend... while you were sleeping, the real-world value of that gold pile just went down a bit. Activision's decision to sell Destiny 2 through Blizzard's.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMay 22nd, 2017

Applied posts record revenues and earnings for fiscal 2Q17

Applied Materials has reported that its net sales increased 45% from a year earlier to US$3.55 billion for its second quarter ended April 30, 2017, while earnings per share (EPS) surged 162% on year to US$0.76. On a non-GAAP adjusted basis, EPS for t.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsMay 22nd, 2017

Alibaba nets CNY4.12 per share for 1Q17

China-based e-commerce operator Alibaba Group Holding has released its financial report for fiscal fourth-quarter 2017 (ended March 31, 2017), posting consolidated revenues of CNY38.579 billion (US$5.605 billion), growing 59.5% on year; net operating.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsMay 22nd, 2017

FCC Won"t Release DDoS Logs, And Will Probably Honor Fake Comments

An anonymous reader quotes ZDNet on the alleged denial of service attack which blocked comments supporting net neutrality. In a ZDNet interview, FCC chief information officer David Bray said that the agency would not release the logs, in part because.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 21st, 2017

Aftermath From The Net Neutrality Vote: A Mass Movement To Protect The Open Internet?

After Thursday's net neutrality vote, two security guards pinned a reporter against a wall until FCC Commissioner Michael O'Rielly had left the room, the Los Angeles Times reports. The Writers Guild of America calls the FCC's 2-to-1 vote to initiate.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 20th, 2017

The FCC Votes to Kill Net Neutrality, Dismantle Title II Rules Governing ISPs

The FCC is moving to undo net neutrality and the associated consumer protections the FCC created under Tom Wheeler. The post The FCC Votes to Kill Net Neutrality, Dismantle Title II Rules Governing ISPs appeared first on ExtremeTech......»»

Category: topSource:  extremetechRelated NewsMay 19th, 2017

Super agile, ball-fetching drone could make your human friends obsolete

Researchers from Switzerland’s ETH Zurich have programmed an omnidirectional drone to be able to catch a ball in a tiny net when one is thrown in its direction. Check out a video of it in action. The post Super agile, ball-fetching drone could make.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 19th, 2017