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08.06.15
​A guy in the UK called the ISS from his backyard and you can too
08.06.15

​A guy in the UK called the ISS from his backyard and you can too

Want to shoot the breeze with a couple of astronauts? No problem: all you need is an amateur radio license, some broadcasting hardware and a little bit of luck.

By S. Buckley,   08.06.15
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05.22.13
Researchers achieve world record in wireless data transmission, seek to provide rural broadband
05.22.13

Researchers achieve world record in wireless data transmission, seek to provide rural broadband

Speed. It's a movie. It's a drug. And it's also something that throngs of internet users the world...

By D. Murph,   05.22.13
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03.06.13
Rolls-Royce Wraith picks gears using GPS, keeps your Spirit of Ecstasy soaring (video)
03.06.13

Rolls-Royce Wraith picks gears using GPS, keeps your Spirit of Ecstasy soaring (video)

Many Rolls-Royce drivers are used to effortless speed between the big engines and smooth suspensio...

By J. Fingas,   03.06.13
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07.31.12
BBC shows off 33-megapixel Super Hi-Vision Olympic footage, we ask: why?
07.31.12

BBC shows off 33-megapixel Super Hi-Vision Olympic footage, we ask: why?

The first live Super Hi-Vision broadcast for public consumption was of the Olympic opening ceremon...

By S. Sakr,   07.31.12
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07.23.12
Judge calls Samsung vs. Apple 3G suit 'ridiculous,' suggests mediation instead
07.23.12

Judge calls Samsung vs. Apple 3G suit 'ridiculous,' suggests mediation instead

Annabelle Bennett is no stranger to Apple/Samsung litigation -- the Federal Court of Australia judg...

By Z. Honig,   07.23.12
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05.29.12
4K TV already being trialed by one UK broadcaster
05.29.12

4K TV already being trialed by one UK broadcaster

4K in the UK? It could happen sooner rather than later, if viewers give a thumbs up to feedback te...

By S. Sakr,   05.29.12
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05.15.12
A day in the life of a Gmail email
05.15.12

A day in the life of a Gmail email

Electronic mail, or email to those in the know, has become so ubiquitous and transparent that many...

By A. Munchbach,   05.15.12
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05.01.12
Phi: a wireless re-routing card that puts you in control of the airwaves (video)
05.01.12

Phi: a wireless re-routing card that puts you in control of the airwaves (video)

For all the talk of convergence in mobile devices, there's relatively little chatter about the com...

By S. Sakr,   05.01.12
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04.19.12
Brammo's 100MPH Empulse coming May 8th, spooks electrons with six-speed gearbox
04.19.12

Brammo's 100MPH Empulse coming May 8th, spooks electrons with six-speed gearbox

By rights, Brammo's street-fighting Empulse should have gotten here quicker, but at least we now h...

By S. Dent,   04.19.12
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