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03.26.13
The Daily Roundup for 03.26.2013
03.26.13

The Daily Roundup for 03.26.2013

You might say the day is never really done in consumer technology news. Your workday, however, hop...

By D. Fishman,   03.26.13
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03.26.13
Researchers create hollow fiber optic cable, almost reach the speed of light
03.26.13

Researchers create hollow fiber optic cable, almost reach the speed of light

Fiber optic cables are usually made of glass or plastic but those materials actually slow down the...

By M. Joire,   03.26.13
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02.02.13
Vodafone brings fiber optics to the Shard, gives you signal high above London
02.02.13

Vodafone brings fiber optics to the Shard, gives you signal high above London

What good is a spectacular view if you can't use your phone to tell people about it? London's newl...

By B. Heater,   02.02.13
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01.08.13
Corning's USB 3.0 and Thunderbolt cables smaller, lighter, longer
01.08.13

Corning's USB 3.0 and Thunderbolt cables smaller, lighter, longer

Corning, the same company that brought you the Gorilla Glass used on most smartphones, announce...

By S. Sande,   01.08.13
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12.08.12
Caltech invention focuses light like never before, could bolster next-gen communication platforms
12.08.12

Caltech invention focuses light like never before, could bolster next-gen communication platforms

Light. What is it? What isn't it? Such are the questions left to the experts at Caltech, which hav...

By D. Murph,   12.08.12
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10.30.12
EE switches on 4G in 11 UK cities, offers fiber broadband to 11 million sites and opens 700 stores
10.30.12

EE switches on 4G in 11 UK cities, offers fiber broadband to 11 million sites and opens 700 stores

Today marks the launch of the UK's first 4G network, with EE switching on its service in 11 cities...

By J. Rigg,   10.30.12
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10.09.12
Virgin Media begins pushing its UK broadband to 120Mbps, much to Usain's delight
10.09.12

Virgin Media begins pushing its UK broadband to 120Mbps, much to Usain's delight

If you're one of Virgin Media's top-tier internet customers, you may soon see your service getting...

By D. Cooper,   10.09.12
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09.10.12
Google Fiber pre-registration program closes in the Kansas Cities
09.10.12

Google Fiber pre-registration program closes in the Kansas Cities

Gigabit internet speeds are nothing more than a dream for most of us, but for residents of the Kan...

By J. Rigg,   09.10.12
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08.29.12
Time Warner Cable expanding fiber broadband coverage in NYC, only businesses to benefit
08.29.12

Time Warner Cable expanding fiber broadband coverage in NYC, only businesses to benefit

Google, we're not in Kansas anymore, we're in New York, where Time Warner Cable is planning to dro...

By J. Rigg,   08.29.12
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