Last month the new provider EE—that's Everything Everywhere—got the first 4G mobile license in Britain. Now its rivals are pushing for the government to push on with the 4G spectrum auction and let them in on the action.
The city of Amsterdam, the Dutch government, and a host of private sponsors are funding an accelerator for "successful dropouts and Harvard alumni" from around the world. The goal? More talent in Amsterdam.
Google and Twitter are acting as vital tools in helping New Zealand deal with a disastrous earthquake, just as Verizon's in trouble for dropping tens of thousands of 911 calls during a serious snowstorm.