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near-field communications

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Best iOS apps

With an ever-growing selection in the App Store, it can be near impossible to cut through all the cl

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IBM's graphene-based circuitry could boost wireless communications

Researchers at Big Blue improved graphene-based radio receiver performance by attaching the fragile form of carbon material at the end of the chipmaking process.

By Jan. 30, 2014

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FCC holds first hearing on Sandy communications failures

FCC is conducting field hearings to examine what went wrong following Superstorm Sandy, and how to keep Internet and wireless service up following the next disaster.

By Feb. 5, 2013

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WhatsApp to go big on voice communications in 2nd quarter

The text-messaging startup, which Facebook is buying for $19 billion, will introduce voice communications to its 465 million users in its quest to boost that number to more than a billion.

By Feb. 24, 2014

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US to push for mandatory car-to-car wireless communications

The government believes vehicle-to-vehicle data links will help improve driver safety, and will push for legislation requiring it in "a future year."

By Feb. 3, 2014

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Mozilla, AT&T show WebRTC phone-Web communications link

A demo at Mobile World Congress bridges browsers and phones for voice, video, and text-messaging communications.

By Feb. 24, 2013

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CNET TV Apple Byte: TV on your iPad, PDFs in iOS, and near field communications on new iPhones

CNET TV's Brian Tong discusses the latest in Apple news, rumors, tips, and tricks. This week, the iPad gets more television than you can shake a stick at, iPhone 4 rumors heat up with reports of Apple testing near field communications, and a quick tip for reading PDFs in iOS 4.

By Aug. 20, 2010

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Congressional leaders call for Communications Act makeover

Reps. Fred Upton (R-Mich) and Greg Walden (R-Ore.) say it's time to bring the 1996 law, which governs the nation's communications networks, into the 21st century.

By Dec. 3, 2013

Editors' Take

Cricket Communications

Cricket Communications provides monthly, no-contract wireless service across the United States.

By Mar. 9, 2008

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Syria: All communications reportedly down

Internet, mobile, and landline networks have been inaccessible in the war-torn country.

By May. 7, 2013

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Field Trip (Android)

For now, Field Trip is probably best viewed as a fun and interesting novelty, not a local-search necessity.

By Oct. 1, 2012

4 stars Editor's rating Oct. 1, 2012

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