Communications

07.19.15
US Army wants to send small, cheap satellites to space
07.19.15

US Army wants to send small, cheap satellites to space

The military has been conjuring up one idea after another in an effort to improve its personnel's...

By M. Moon,   07.19.15
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10.24.13
NASA shoots lasers at the moon, sets new data transmission record
10.24.13

NASA shoots lasers at the moon, sets new data transmission record

Lasers are indisputably awesome, and NASA just made them a little more so by zapping a record-brea...

By M. Grey,   10.24.13
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06.26.13
Discovery Communications working on a HBO Go-esque streaming service
06.26.13

Discovery Communications working on a HBO Go-esque streaming service

Discovery Channel, DMAX, 3NET (with Sony and IMAX) and Revision 3 owner Discovery Communications i...

By D. Cooper,   06.26.13
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05.16.13
Sorry iPad owners, BBM for iOS will be iPhone only
05.16.13

Sorry iPad owners, BBM for iOS will be iPhone only

RIM announced earlier this week that BlackBerry Messenger (BBM) is coming to both iOS and Andr...

By Y. Heisler,   05.16.13
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05.07.13
Viber expands its VoIP service with new OS X app
05.07.13

Viber expands its VoIP service with new OS X app

Viber is a voice-over-internet app that's seen some success on iOS already, but today the compan...

By M. Schramm,   05.07.13
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10.12.12
iPad app listens to conversations, suggests topics
10.12.12

iPad app listens to conversations, suggests topics

MindMeld from Expect Labs is a conversation tool for the iPad that listens to what you are sayi...

By K. Hodgkins,   10.12.12
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03.21.12
Broadcom extends fiber reach with BroadLight acquisition, intros new location architecture
03.21.12

Broadcom extends fiber reach with BroadLight acquisition, intros new location architecture

Here's a question: did Broadcom get a 50 percent discount for acquiring a company that already had...

By D. Murph,   03.21.12
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03.20.12
New undersea cables planned for arctic passageways, frozen gamers dream of lower pings
03.20.12

New undersea cables planned for arctic passageways, frozen gamers dream of lower pings

Hot on the heels of our own reporting of cables in the South Pacific (or the lack thereof), in flie...

By D. Murph,   03.20.12
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