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05.10.12
Spectrum Interactive brings WiFi hotspots to London's phone boxes
05.10.12

Spectrum Interactive brings WiFi hotspots to London's phone boxes

London's red telephone boxes are iconic, sure, but just how relevant can they be in this century?...

By S. Silbert,   05.10.12
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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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02.14.12
Satellite web surfing at 40Mbps with ViaSat SurfBeam 2 Pro (video)
02.14.12

Satellite web surfing at 40Mbps with ViaSat SurfBeam 2 Pro (video)

If you've been relying on a satellite modem for your daily dose of the Internet, you're probably al...

By Z. Honig,   02.14.12
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02.13.12
Live from Camp Pendleton with ViaSat SurfBeam 2 Pro Portable (video)
02.13.12

Live from Camp Pendleton with ViaSat SurfBeam 2 Pro Portable (video)

There's no power outlet, land-based internet connection or even a decent cell signal in sight, yet...

By Z. Honig,   02.13.12
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01.27.12
Israel announces plans to build national broadband network, increases fiber intake
01.27.12

Israel announces plans to build national broadband network, increases fiber intake

Israel is home to a burgeoning tech industry, but the country's broadband infrastructure hasn't re...

By A. Toor,   01.27.12
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11.14.11
O2 launches LTE trial across UK ahead of next year's 4G spectrum auction
11.14.11

O2 launches LTE trial across UK ahead of next year's 4G spectrum auction

BT's gonna have to make some room at the 4G table, now that O2 has launched its very own LTE tria...

By A. Toor,   11.14.11
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11.08.11
Consumer Reports finds iPhone 4S to have worthwhile antennas, says newer iPhone 4 is still problematic
11.08.11

Consumer Reports finds iPhone 4S to have worthwhile antennas, says newer iPhone 4 is still problematic

"Consumer Reports recommends the iPhone 4S." It's only half a dozen words, but to the engineers (an...

By D. Murph,   11.08.11
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10.10.11
Facebook for iPad out now
10.10.11

Facebook for iPad out now

TechCrunch and a few other sites are posting that the Facebook iPad app has finally arrived on...

By M. Schramm,   10.10.11
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08.23.11
Google Fiber beta test goes live, bathes Stanford in high-speed regularity
08.23.11

Google Fiber beta test goes live, bathes Stanford in high-speed regularity

When we last checked in on the Google Fiber project, engineers were busy laying the groundwork for...

By A. Toor,   08.23.11
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