NPR: After Sandy, Questions Linger Over Cellphone Reliability: “It Was A Natural Disaster! By definition, stuff breaks during a natural disaster. If everything still worked afterwards, it would have been called partly cloudy with occasional showers.”
Microsoft, in a tongue in cheek web ad, says “comebacks come in many shapes and sizes” as it portrays an internet troll who comes to the conclusion that the software company’s new browser “sucks less.”
Facebook announced that it will be moving all of its North American users over to secure connections beginning this week to prevent hackers from “sniffing” traffic at coffee shops and other unsecured networks.
It’s been more than a year since the state’s so-called Amazon tax went into effect, requiring all online retailers to remit sales taxes to the state. But so far the state’s been unable to collect revenue from it.