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T-Mobile settles with FTC for $90M in 'cramming' case

Company accused of allowing unauthorized bill charges.        

Fri 19 Dec 14 from USA today

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Dish adds Netflix app to some of its set-top boxes

(AP)—Dish is making it easier to watch video from an online rival, Netflix.

Wed 17 Dec 14 from

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FCC moves to expand competition between Internet video and pay-TV

Commission votes to begin a rule-making process.        

Sat 20 Dec 14 from USA today

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Security flaws allow global cellular eavesdropping

Security flaws in a system used by telecoms companies to manage cross-border cellular connections could open the door to wide-ranging surveillance of mobile phone traffic.

Fri 19 Dec 14 from

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Google delays Fiber expansion in up to 34 cities

Back in February this year, Google announced that it’s exploring the idea of expanding its high-speed fiber service to up to 34 cities in nine metro areas, saying that it will reveal ...

Fri 19 Dec 14 from Techspot

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UK Operators Want To Solve Network Coverage Woes With £5 Billion Infrastructure Investment

I am quite sure that just about all of us have experienced this before – you walk into a building, and have pretty decent network coverage on your smartphone, only to discover later ...

Thu 18 Dec 14 from Ubergizmo

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?FCC sides with T-Mobile on data roaming

Federal Communications Commission's decision to clarify what it means by "reasonable" rates for wireless data roaming could result in stronger wireless competition.

Fri 19 Dec 14 from CNET

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Creating the fastest outdoor wireless Internet connection in the world

Lancaster University engineers are to head up a European team working on the world's first W-band wireless system, heralding the arrival of cost effective, high speed internet everywhere, every ...

Fri 19 Dec 14 from

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Designing a Mothership to Deliver Swarms of Spacecraft to Asteroids

SAN FRANCISCO—An asteroid-mining company has unveiled plans for a new mothership spacecraft designed to carry a dozen small probes to explore asteroids, comets, or even the moon. The mothership, ...

Wed 17 Dec 14 from Wired Science

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FASTER: Amaysim getting 4G 'around Easter' 2015

Featured | Written by: Alex Zaharov-Reutt | Published in: Telecoms & NBNAmaysim, which shook up the Australian prepaid voice and data mobile market, will finally deliver 4G in early 2015 with ...

Thu 18 Dec 14 from iTWire

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