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Daily Archives: November 12th, 2012

Research in Motion to launch new BlackBerry 10 smartphones on January 30th, 2013

Excerpt: Big news out of Waterloo, Canada today: Research in Motion has just announced via press release that it has set a launch date for BlackBerry 10, the company’s next generation mobile-operating system, which BlackBerry fans like us have been anxiously awaiting for many months. BlackBerry 10 marks a clean break from RIM’s older BlackBerry OS, […]
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
Categories:Core Encyclopedia Topics, Technology
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Clear Channel kills progressive talk in Portland; activists rallying to bring it back

Excerpt: Clear Channel has struck again. Last Friday, without providing any explanation, the radio and outdoor advertising conglomerate trashed the entire programming lineup for KPOJ 620 AM (“Portland’s Progressive Talk”) and converted the station into a Fox Sports affiliate. The sudden format change means Randi Rhodes, Mike Malloy, Thom Hartmann, and other progressive hosts can no […]
Written by:Andrew Villeneuve
Categories:Media & Culture
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