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Not Cable News: CBS’ 24-Hour Digital News Channel Makes Leap To TV

ibtimes.com — Last fall, CBS launched a cable news channel, except not on cable. CBSN is a live, free, 24-7 video news feed for computers, phones, tablets, connected televisions and streaming services. But just because it's not on cable doesn't mean viewers aren't watching it on TV.

Not Cable News: CBS’s 24-Hour Digital News Channel Makes Leap To TV

ibtimes.com — Last fall, CBS launched a cable news channel, except not on cable. CBSN is a live, free, 24-7 video news feed for computers, phones, tablets, connected televisions and streaming services. But just because it's not on cable doesn't mean viewers aren't watching it on TV.

Elon Musk Tips Texas As Possible Site For 'Hyperloop' Test Track

ibtimes.com — No one ever accused Elon Musk of not dreaming big. The co-founder of PayPal, Tesla Motors and founder of SpaceX is laying the groundwork for his next big attempt to transform mobility: "hyperloop," a low-pressure tube that would zip passengers at speeds up to 800 miles per hour, more than twice as fast as the fastest bullet train.

Murdoch's Fox Sports Keeps New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie Off Camera During Dallas Game

ibtimes.com — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's boisterous celebration with Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones provided one of the most talked-about images from Fox Sports' telecast of the Cowboy's win over the Detroit Lions last week, especially among political wags. Yet after ethics questions surfaced about Christie's relationship with Jones, Fox managed to avoid showing Christie at all in Sunday's matchup with Green Bay.

Volvo's Next Safety Frontier: Tech To Help Drivers Share The Road With Cyclists

ibtimes.com — LAS VEGAS -- The Volvo brand is synonymous with safety. Safety, that is, of the car driver and occupants. But Volvo Cars wants to take that further: to the safety of people outside the car.

Q&A: Dish CEO Joe Clayton On $20-Per-Month Sling TV (‘If We Don’t Stand Up For The Consumer, Who The Hell Will?’)

ibtimes.com — LAS VEGAS -- For decades, the pay TV bundle has been enormously profitable for the networks and cable and satellite providers, but cracks have started to show as subscriber rolls decline, particularly among young people.

FCC Chair Wheeler Hints Silicon Valley Is Going To Like Its Net Neutrality Rules Next Month

ibtimes.com — Las Vegas -- Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler hinted today that Silicon Valley is going to get a lot of what it wants out of new Net Neutrality rules, saying that he doesn't foresee companies being able to pay for so-called internet "fast lanes."

In 2015, A New Kind Of Hack To Worry About: The Smart Home

ibtimes.com — Las Vegas -- Remote parking assistants. Glucose monitors. Smart chairs, lights, beds, flowerpots. If there's one technology prediction for 2015 that seems safe, it's that the smart home, bristling with connected devices categorized under the loose moniker "Internet of Things," has arrived.

CES Vegas: Care To Buy A 4K TV? Electronics Industry Hopes Consumers Scratch 7-Year Upgrade Itch

ibtimes.com — The floor of the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas is filled with incredibly vibrant, ridiculously big and impossibly thin TVs boasting the latest 4K Ultra High-Definition technology with futuristic names like Samsung's JS9500 with Quantum-dot technology. If only the manufacturers could find some buyers.

CES 2015: Dish Network Just Launched The Low-Cost Web TV Bundle Cord-Cutters Say They Want

ibtimes.com — Dish Network Monday launched a low-cost bundle of cable channels geared toward people who don't want to subscribe to traditional cable TV. The service, called Sling TV, costs $20 a month and won't include broadcast channels like ABC, CBS, Fox or NBC, channels available elsewhere for free.
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