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Remains of the Day: For shame

There's no need to be embarrassed about a venerable product reaching the end of its natural life. Then again, if your brand new product is maybe a little too strong for its own good, that might make you think twice. Plus, a pro tip: when it's the kind of problem that happens to everybody, don't deny that it ever happens to you.

Verizon LTE network to go live Dec. 5

Verizon Wireless on Wednesday said its wireless high speed LTE (Long Term Evolution) network will become available in 38 cities on December 5.

FCC's Genachowski pushes for vote on net neutrality

The FCC's chairman outlines a proposal on net neutrality and pushes for a vote Dec. 21.

Mac of the future: the connections

How will we connect peripherals to our Macs, and our Macs to the Net, two years from now? Glenn Fleishman looks at USB, FireWire, WiFi, and beyond.

Verizon set to disclose LTE details Wednesday

Verizon Wireless is scheduled to disclose details tomorrow of its plan to launch a LTE 4G wireless network in 38 U.S. cities.

Gifts for Mac business people

Whether they work in a cubicle or corner office, what Mac business person can’t use a little holiday cheer? Here are six gifts guaranteed to put smiles on their faces.

Verizon speeds up FiOS to 150Mbps

Verizon is adding a new tier of service to its FiOS fiber broadband service, offering 150Mbps (megabits per second) downstream and 35Mbps upstream for $195.

AT&T introduces MiFi Mobile Hotspot

This portable hotspot will provide a little bubble of Wi-Fi for up to five devices, powered by AT&T's data network.

Remains of the Day: Dance like everybody’s watching

One musical act is up to its usual shenanigans, now iPhone-enhanced; the father of "net neutrality" is scared of Apple; and an ex-Apple exec finds yet another new home.

Apple did not acquire Bluetooth headphone maker

Macworld has confirmed that, contrary to widespread rumors, Apple didn't acquire Bluetooth headphone maker Wi-Gear.

iPod touch goes 3G thanks to Sprint, ZTE

The ZTE Peel is a case that adds 3G abilities, powered by Sprint's network, to the iPod touch, and doesn't require a contract.

Starbucks will distribute content with coffee in its stores

Starbucks has launched the Starbucks Digital Network, which will distribute content in U.S. stores via the chain's free Wi-Fi hotspots.

4G coming to New York, LA, San Francisco this year

Clearwire is launching its 4G WiMax network in New York, San Francisco and Los Angeles before the end of the year, it said Monday.