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dial-up internet service

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BT turns off dial-up Internet access today

BT's dial-up service is no more, as it's shut it down today, saying only a "tiny number" of its customers still used it.

By September 1, 2013

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Dial-up dies as better internet technology finds broadband appeal in Aus

Australians turn away from dial-up in droves, as the number of subscribers to mobile and fixed wireless has increased thirtyfold in six years.

By April 7, 2014

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The Web at 25: I was a teenage dial-up addict

In part 1 of a four-part series, Crave's Eric Mack reflects on how the Web blossomed out of an idea from Tim Berners-Lee. Oh, and thanks for the awkward first kiss, AOL girl!

By March 10, 2014

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3 percent of American adults still cling to dial-up Internet

A few dedicated individuals buck the broadband trend and still use dial-up Internet-access services at home.

By August 26, 2013

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So, my Gmail inbox started getting these weird emails...

When a pattern of bizarre messages began piling up in my inbox, I turned to the source for answers: Google.

By February 4, 2016

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On Safer Internet Day, adults ask teens for help

The annual event tries to quash bullying and cruelty among kids on the Internet by enlisting their peers.

By February 9, 2016

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Marissa Mayer unveils make-or-break plan for Yahoo

The beleaguered CEO of the struggling Internet pioneer delivers a "bold" strategic plan. She is cutting jobs, selling patents and real estate, and inviting would-be acquirers to speak up.

By February 2, 2016

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Comcast blazes its own trail to a superfast Internet future

The nation's largest broadband provider heeds Google's call to make ultrahigh-speed broadband available to the masses. Now it just needs to work out a few details.

By February 5, 2016

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Facebook dials up teens, cheapskates with free calling

In search of its fountain of youth, Facebook gives away voice calls in its Messenger for iPhone app.

By January 16, 2013

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Super Bowl's wireless blitz spurs carriers to brace for impact

Mobile operators have been preparing like mad to ensure that fans' selfies and video clips can be shared without a hitch.

By February 5, 2016