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Firefighters Say Verizon Choked Their Data As They Battled Record California Blaze – Mother Jones

A lawsuit over net neutrality sparks allegations of data throttling. In July, while Santa Clara County firefighters were battling the Mendocino Complex Fire, now the largest wildfire in California history, Verizon slowed data service to one of their emergency response vehicles. The telecom then allegedly refused to restore bandwidth until the department bought a new …

Big Business Is Getting Bigger | FiveThirtyEight

  If it seems like big business is getting bigger, it is. Over the last two decades, the largest U.S. companies have grown faster than the economy as a whole. And it’s the biggest of big businesses that are making up a larger and larger share of the growth. The …

iPhone 5 insurance: Should you get it? – latimes.com

So, you just got an iPhone 5, or you’re thinking about getting an iPhone 5, and you’re wondering whether you should insure it. Replacing a broken iPhone is more expensive than you may realize. The new iPhone starts at $200, but that price is contingent on signing a two-year contract with …