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Expiring Airline Miles: Just One More Way to Penalize the Poor

Samuel C. Spitale | Posted 05.05.2016 | Impact
Samuel C. Spitale

When I logged in to my Southwest account last week, I was surprised to find my 30,000 accumulated miles were missing. Apparently, they disappeared aft...

U.S. Internet Connections Are Getting Faster

Reuters | Lorenzo Ligato | Posted 12.30.2015 | Technology

U.S. Internet connection speeds have tripled over 3-1/2 years to keep up with consumer demands for streaming video and downloading content but the Uni...

Tips On Saving On Your Cable, Phone And Internet Bill, From Lauren Greutman (VIDEO)

Posted 04.24.2014 | Home

When it comes to saving money on phone, cable and internet bills, frugal living expert Lauren Greutman had some great tips to share with us. Belie...

Gerry Smith

Internet Providers Agree to Fight 'Zombie' Computer Networks | Gerry Smith | Posted 03.22.2012 | Technology

Every month, about four million computers turn into zombies, according to researchers. Unbeknownst to their owners, who have accidentally clicked ...

Since When Did My Free Wi-Fi Become a 'Hotspot?'

Gil Laroya | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Gil Laroya

At this point in the technology of wireless devices, we are all familiar with wi-fi; the service that shares an internet connection wirelessly amongst...

Google And Verizon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Now more than six months since the book settlement's final fairness hearing, New York Law School professor James Grimmelmann suggested that the compan...

Internet Providers Try To Charge More As Costs Fall

New York Times | SAUL HANSELL | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Internet service providers want to end the all-you-can-eat plans and get their customers paying à la carte. But they are having a hard time closin...