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10.27.16
Turkey shuts off internet service in 11 Kurdish cities
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Turkey shuts off internet service in 11 Kurdish cities

The shutdown affects 6 million citizens and comes amid protests over the detention of one city's mayors, Turkey Blocks reports.

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07.06.16
Facebook reveals open-source wireless platform, OpenCellular
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Facebook reveals open-source wireless platform, OpenCellular

More than 4 billion people around the world don't have basic internet access. Mark Zuckerberg wants to change that.

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11.25.14
There are now 3 billion internet users, mostly in rich countries
11.25.14

There are now 3 billion internet users, mostly in rich countries

The UN's International Telecommunication's Union (ITU) has revealed that over 3 billion people are...

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07.31.14
Facebook's Internet.org app offers free web access in Zambia
07.31.14

Facebook's Internet.org app offers free web access in Zambia

We've heard quite a bit about Mr. Zuckerberg's plans to bring low-cost internet access to the othe...

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03.04.14
Facebook in talks to buy drone company, could battle Google's internet balloons
03.04.14

Facebook in talks to buy drone company, could battle Google's internet balloons

Facebook is in discussions to purchase Titan Aerospace, a company that makes solar-powered drones...

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10.07.13
Google, Facebook seek to drive down cost of internet access, join Alliance for Affordable Internet
10.07.13

Google, Facebook seek to drive down cost of internet access, join Alliance for Affordable Internet

Tech titans Google and Facebook are just two of the boldface Silicon Valley names joining the figh...

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