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North Country residents call on the state to help replace their human-powered internet

ESSEX, NY (WCAX) – How far would you go for Wi-Fi? For one woman in Essex, New York, the answer is to the top of a mountain. But now she and the community she helps serve with the internet are asking the state for help finding something a little more permanent. “It’s a great aerobic …

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As the Fed raises rates by a quarter point, here’s where financial advisers are telling their clients to invest — and store — their money and colleges used pandemic-era relief funds to cancel nearly $1.5 billion in student debt

Hi MarketWatchers. Don’t miss these top stories. As the Fed raises rates by a quarter point, here’s where financial advisers are telling their clients to invest — and store — their money The Fed’s 25-basis-point move is its eighth consecutive straight interest-rate hike. Read More Colleges used pandemic-era relief funds to cancel nearly $1.5 billion …

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You Can’t Play One Of The Best Dead Space Games In 2023

Dead Space mobile (2011) Screenshots: EA/Kotaku The recently released Dead Space remake is a triumph among video game remakes, many of which haven’t been very well received by fans over the last few years. And as a massive Dead Space damn, I’m so damn happy to see EA spending money on the franchise again—with great …

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Netflix’s New Password Sharing Rules (and How to Get Around Them)

Photo: Elliott Cowand Jr (Shutterstock) We knew this day was coming: Netflix wants you to stop sharing your account with friends and familyand would prefer that those users pay for their own account or not stream at all. You’ve probably heard about the company’s plans to crack down on this sharing, and even talk that …

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Valley Junction businesses experience internet service outages

MESSAGES AND NON-EMERGENCY CALLS. SOME BUSINESS OWNERS IN HISTORIC VALLEY JUNCTION ARE HAVING ISSUES GETTING ONLINE. THE CITY OF WEST DES MOINES AND MEDIA COMM ARE WORKING TOGETHER TO FIX THOSE PROBLEMS. MEDIA COMMS SAYS IT IS UPGRADING ITS FIBER NETWORK IN THE AREA AND THE UPGRADE IS CAUSING BRIEF OUTAGES NOW AND THEN. ONE …

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Netflix Fails to Break Down Password Sharing Restrictions

According to the latest page Netflix has on password sharing, Netflix users need to periodically reverify devices not connected to the primary home IP address.Photo: wisely (Shutterstock) As much as Netflix account holders were dreading the day the company finally cracked down on password sharing, the streaming giant’s first taste of what it has in …

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Opinion: Snap stock has lost the one thing it had going for it

Snap Inc.’s life as a high-growth young tech stock is over, and its rivals are about to show how much of that change is about Snapchat. “From our recent conversations with our partners, it seems like advertising demand hasn’t really improved, but it hasn’t gotten significantly worse either,” Snap co-founder and Chief Executive Evan Spiegel …

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