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How a Webcam Became Broadcast Newsworthy

With all types of television network coverage, radio broadcasts and live Internet streaming coverage for mainstream media outlets, it came down to a grassroots approach that gave Boston residents the consolation they needed in the wake of the Boston Marathon bombing tragedy. A Framingham, Massachusetts resident with a police radio scanner and a web cam […]

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Infographic: Responsive Design in 2013

These days, people are using their personal devices to access social media and the Internet for nearly everything. Some of the most common things people use the Internet for include: Surfing the web – 81% Making online purchases – 67% Managing personal or company finances – 46% Making travel arrangements – 43% With so much […]

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Google Glass Preview

Google Glass is finally here, at least for early adopters willing to shell out $1,500 for the prototype shades and agree to serve as test subjects for the next few months. Through a series of processors, sensors and communication devices, Google Glass connects users with others in their social circles, provides instant information, augments reality […]

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The Undersea Internet- 550,000 miles of cable

Icebreaker Consulting started by providing 1-to-1 technology consulting. This included training people who recently purchased their first computer, switching people from Windows to Mac and more. One question we’ve been getting since that time is “How does the internet work?” The answer can be very long and detailed or terse and unhelpful. Ted Stevens once […]

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