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Coronavirus Lockdown: Apps to Help You Stay Connected (Survive) During the Outbreak

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As COVID-19 positive cases continue to grow in India, several cities are now going under lockdown to prevent further spread. Bangalore, Kolkata, Delhi, Mumbai, and many other cities will remain under lockdown till March 31 due to the coronavirus pandemic, which means that workplaces, industries, movie theatres, malls, and recreational …

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Rural Carriers Fear They Can’t ‘Keep Americans Connected’

Rural Carriers Fear They Can't 'Keep Americans Connected'

Rural carriers fear they can’t “keep Americans connected” in accordance with an eponymous pledge the FCC laid out earlier this month. That’s according to the Competitive Carriers Association, one of the most influential consortiums in the segment. In an official statement given Wednesday, CCA CEO Steve Berry suggested rural ISPs are …

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US carriers will forgive late payments and keep customers connected during coronavirus fallout (Update: Sprint)

US carriers will forgive late payments and keep customers connected during coronavirus fallout (Update: Sprint)

Cellular carriers have earned many negative impressions over the years for poor billing practices, unfair contracts, and some dubious attempts to insert themselves where they might not belong; but there’s no denying that they have a good track record for giving a little back in times of crisis. In light …

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US carriers will forgive late payments and keep customers connected during coronavirus fallout (Update: Verizon stores closing)

US carriers will forgive late payments and keep customers connected during coronavirus fallout (Update: Verizon stores closing)

Cellular carriers have earned many negative impressions over the years for poor billing practices, unfair contracts, and some dubious attempts to insert themselves where they might not belong; but there’s no denying that they have a good track record for giving a little back in times of crisis. In light …

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Verizon Will Waive Late Fees & Keep Customers Connected During Coronavirus Pandemic

Verizon Will Waive Late Fees & Keep Customers Connected During Coronavirus Pandemic

Verizon announced that it will waive all late fees, and won’t terminate any customer’s service, due to the Coronavirus hardships. This is part of the FCC’s “Keep Americans Connected” Pledge. Verizon does typically do things like this during times of need, like during hurricanes and such. But with the Coronavirus, …

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US carriers will forgive late payments and keep customers connected during coronavirus fallout

US carriers will forgive late payments and keep customers connected during coronavirus fallout

Cellular carriers have earned many negative impressions over the years for poor billing practices, unfair contracts, and some dubious attempts to insert themselves where they might not belong; but there’s no denying that they have a good track record for giving a little back in times of crisis. In light …

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Tag Heuer Reimagines its Connected Smartwatch for 2020

Tag Heuer Reimagines its Connected Smartwatch for 2020

Tag Heuer, the first Swiss watchmaker to embrace touchscreen smartwatches, has announced the third generation of its wearable, called simply the Tag Heuer Connected. The company has stayed with a similar design to the previous versions, but with some key alterations both inside and out to bring it right up …

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The Fiver | Two emphatic fingers in the direction of anyone connected with Uefa | Football

Inter Miami co-owners Jorge Mas and David Beckham.

CITY SLICKERS The Fiver has always loved post-coital awkwardness. OK, OK, The Fiver has always loved the idea of post-coital awkwardness. We never did get to experience an abhorgasm, but the idea fascinates us on both a primal and philosophical level. As such, we’ve taken great interest in Manchester City’s …

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