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Verizon Continues To Challenge FCC Over Net Neutrality
2013-09-16 07:40:13

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Net Neutrality is being debated once again in Washington as Verizon challenges regulations that prevent it favoring high paying customers. Earlier this month, the telecommunications carrier argued in court to be allowed to regulate for itself what is broadcast on its network and at what speed. In 2010 the FCC approved the “Open Internet” rule, which prohibits corporations from determining what is allowed on the Internet. Verizon...

Sprint Early Upgrade Plan
2013-09-16 06:30:13

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Sprint will be the last of the 'Big Four' American carriers to adopt an early upgrade program, says a report from Roger Cheng at CNET. Under the One Up plan, Sprint customers will be allowed to trade in their old devices to take part of the program. Customers will then pay the remaining cost of their devices in monthly installments. Unlike the early upgrade plans of AT&T and Verizon, Sprint will offer a $15 discount on monthly...

2013-08-21 23:22:30

Premium Verizon retailer expands reach across the Tar Heel State KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (PRWEB) August 21, 2013 Cellular Sales, the nation’s largest Verizon premium wireless retailer, recently celebrated an important milestone with the opening of its 60th store in North Carolina. The Knoxville, Tenn.-based company entered North Carolina in May 1997 with the opening of its store in Biltmore Square Mall in Asheville. That store was the first Cellular Sales location outside of Tennessee....

2013-08-15 23:21:09

Patient Engagement Company Submits Innovative Concept Proposal for Second-Round Review Clark, NJ (PRWEB) August 15, 2013 HealthEd’s first-round submission in the Verizon Powerful Answers Award contest has been selected to continue to Phase II, and submitted today a full proposal of their initial concept. The inspirational contest is offering a total of $10 million in prizes for innovators and companies who develop a proposal that addresses society’s biggest challenges in one of their...

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  • A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.