There's a shakeup under way in the U.S. wireless carrier business. T-Mobile is leading the way, first with its new "UNcarrier" plans and now with an expansion-minded MetroPCS merger. And the sentiment is making its way toward the Big Kahuna, Verizon Wireless, as customers make it known that they'd prefer to be set free from restrictive two-year contracts. What will the mobile landscape look like in the future?
The world of peer-to-peer file sharing is murky, at best. Proponents claim BitTorrent sites should remain untouched, as eliminating them would be akin to internet censorship. Of course, copyright holders feel significantly different. While perhaps the most well known file-share site in the world, Pirate Bay, moves to the cloud, internet service providers are preparing to launch deterrents in the form of "mitigation measures."