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Nationwide third party results

Third Party candidates did poorly this year. In comments to our previous post on third party turnout, Dave Riley notes “here is one absolute rule of thumb: when you have polarised elections the third party vote will always go down.”

FCC opens “white spaces” spectrum

In a welcome move recently, the FCC said unused “white spaces” spectrum between TV channels can be used for wireless broadband. Google was a major proponent for this and the decision “was a clear victory for Internet users and anyone…

Bad omen: Cisco sales drop off cliff

Cisco’s new outlook calls for a revenue decline of 5%-10% next quarter. The Street was looking for +6%. October was apparently awful. Worldwide. It is increasingly clear that the global economy fell off a cliff at the end of September,…