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03.31.15
Microsoft technology gives Seattle 5,000 times faster public WiFi
03.31.15

Microsoft technology gives Seattle 5,000 times faster public WiFi

Techie culture-vultures aren't likely to encounter Vine upload fails anymore at Seattle's home to...

By S. Dent,   03.31.15
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03.10.14
UK Prime Minister wants a 'permanent technological revolution'... and movies downloaded in a second
03.10.14

UK Prime Minister wants a 'permanent technological revolution'... and movies downloaded in a second

David Cameron outlined his Spectrum Strategy for the UK's digital future, touching on 5G mobile bro...

By M. Smith,   03.10.14
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10.03.13
British highway to become internet-connected 'network of sensors' over 50-mile stretch
10.03.13

British highway to become internet-connected 'network of sensors' over 50-mile stretch

In a team-up between the UK's Department of Transport, BT and Cambridge start-up Neul, the A14 (wh...

By M. Smith,   10.03.13
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10.02.13
UK regulator names Microsoft, Google and others for white space wireless trials
10.02.13

UK regulator names Microsoft, Google and others for white space wireless trials

Though rural dwellers are often broadband-poor, there seems to be plenty of companies lining up to...

By S. Dent,   10.02.13
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06.30.13
FCC approves Google's white space wireless database
06.30.13

FCC approves Google's white space wireless database

Google may have been on pins and needles while the FCC scrutinized its white space wireless databa...

By J. Fingas,   06.30.13
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05.24.13
Google reportedly pursuing 'multipronged effort' to build wireless networks in emerging markets
05.24.13

Google reportedly pursuing 'multipronged effort' to build wireless networks in emerging markets

Google has been busy pushing ahead with plans to be a wired internet provider in the US with Googl...

By D. Melanson,   05.24.13
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05.08.13
Microsoft bringing white space internet, Windows 8 hardware to Tanzania
05.08.13

Microsoft bringing white space internet, Windows 8 hardware to Tanzania

It's not just Bill Gates who has a benevolent eye turned towards Africa, as Microsoft has launched...

By D. Cooper,   05.08.13
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