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¡Aló! Sprint and T-Mobile open calling plans to Cuba

US wireless customers now have new options to call and message family and friends in Cuba.

By June 15, 2015

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Netflix begins streaming in Cuba as relations with US thaw

The streaming service is one of the first US companies to take advantage of improving relations, but limited broadband access means Cubans won't be bingeing on "House of Cards" just yet.

By February 10, 2015

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Google Chrome is now surfable in Cuba

The web giant makes its Internet browser available for download in one of the world's most closed-off countries.

By August 20, 2014

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Get a TCL 32-inch Roku HDTV for $169.99

From the Cheapskate: Integrated Roku for the win! Plus: Free movies and a free Need for Speed game!

By February 3, 2016

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Schmidt reportedly visits Cuba to promote Internet access

Google's executive chairman leads group of open Internet advocates to Havana, an independent Cuban news site reports.

By June 29, 2014

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PayPal to pay $7.7 million fine over US sanctions

The company's processing of about 500 payments from 2009 to 2013 included ones tied to weapons of mass destruction, as well as related to Iran, Sudan and Cuba.

By March 26, 2015

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Cuba debuts Internet centers, but can people afford them?

The island nation opens more than 100 public Internet centers across the country, but the cost for one hour online is equal to 25 percent of the average worker's monthly salary.

By June 4, 2013

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U.N. summit rejects U.S., Europe hands-off-the-Internet plea

Nigeria, Cuba, Algeria, and Saudi Arabia persuade a majority of summit delegates to support giving a United Nations agency a more "active" role in Internet governance.

By December 12, 2012

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Cuba: How dare the new Call of Duty try to kill Castro?

Cuba's state-controlled media and bloggers are upset Call of Duty: Black Ops begins with an attempt to assassinate Fidel Castro.

By November 11, 2010

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Historic 103-mile swim aided by electric shark shield

Distance swimmer Diana Nyad is employing an electronic shark repellent in her 100-mile swim from Cuba to Florida, but so far no problem from the nearby sharks.

By August 8, 2011