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by George Heymann

Sign the petition: Tell Congress don’t censor the Web

Two bills before Congress, known as the Protect IP Act (PIPA) in the Senate and the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) in the House, would censor the Web and impose harmful regulations on American business. Millions of Internet users and entrepreneurs already oppose SOPA and PIPA.

The Senate will begin voting on January 24th. Please let them know how you feel. Sign this petition urging Congress to vote NO on PIPA and SOPA before it is too late.

Go here to sign the petition.

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Quick Look: Bolt brings Android browsing to the cloud

by George Heymann

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I’ve been playing with a host of third party mobile browsers but always seem to come back to the stock Android browser. Two days ago an innovative browser by Bitstream called ‘Bolt’ came out of beta and is now available in the Android Market.

There is a lot to like about the Webkit based Bolt browser. I particularly like the way it renders web pages, the pages look similar to how they appear on my desktop browser. However, I’ve had some issues with some pages not rendering correctly when I try to tap to zoom in on a section of the web page. Parts of page overlay others making the type unreadable until you manually adjust the page.

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Walmart and T-mobile jointly announce $30 no-contract unlimited web and text 4G service plan

Walmart and T-mobile announced plans today for a prepaid wireless plan that will offer “unlimited” web and text (first 5GB up to 4G speeds) and 100 minutes of talk, with no-annual contract.

The plan will be sold exclusively in-store at more than 2,200 Walmart stores and online at www.walmart.com and www.T-Mobile.com and is expected to launch Oct. 16.

For more information see the full press-release after the break. Read the rest of this entry »

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