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NetZero Still Kicking, Offering Free 4G In Exchange For Free Facebook Advertising
2012-10-09 17:21:08

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Remember NetZero, the first Internet Service Provider (ISP) from the late 90s to provide users with free Internet access, so long as they were comfortable with being bombarded with ads? Apparently they´re still around, rebranding themselves this time around as a provider of 4G mobile broadband. The California company has been selling their data through Clearwire since March, even continuing to offer a free, 200 megabyte...

WiMAX Public Beta Available Now Via FreedomPop
2012-10-01 12:10:18

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Broadband anywhere today is still elusive. While hotspots aren´t that hard to find in urban areas, finding a free hotspot can be tricky. The rest of the time all that streaming data, even with 4G networks, users might be watching how much they use so as not to exceed limits of the plans the carriers are increasingly offering consumers. It wasn´t supposed to be like this, with data hungry consumers worrying about...

Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'