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payphone

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In NYC, once a payphone, soon a superfast Wi-Fi hub

As part of the $200 million project, the first new hubs are expected to come online in late 2015.

By November 17, 2014

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'Mutant Giant Spider Dog' leads YouTube's top videos of 2014

A Nike ad featuring soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo and a bend test of Apple's iPhone 6 Plus also rank among the top trending videos of 2014.

By December 9, 2014

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How the 'Star Wars: The Phantom Menace' trailer made Web history

The "Phantom Menace" trailer wasn't only a treat for fans: it was a coup for Apple and, in 1998, one of the biggest tests the Internet had faced.

By November 28, 2014

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NYC payphones get revived as touch-screen tablets

A pilot program to transform dinosaurian payphones into large Internet-connected "Smart Screens" throughout New York City officially goes live.

By November 20, 2012

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Old NYC payphones transformed into free Wi-Fi hotspots

The Big Apple decides to make use of those old coin-operated machines by turning them into free public Wi-Fi hotspots.

By July 11, 2012

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Higher! Stronger! Dumber! Yes, it's the Selfie Olympics!

For reasons that are as obvious as they are painful, there is now a competition that will prove who is truly more self-absorbed.

By January 4, 2014

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CNET UK Podcast 275: Your phone is a payphone

The CNET team takes on Pingit and mobile payments, as well as Mountain Lion, Raspberry Pi -- and a hoverboard.

By February 17, 2012

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How to recover your lost or stolen phones, tablets, and other devices

Technology is increasingly the target of crimes, but it can also be used to fight back against the perpetrators.

By August 28, 2013

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Spotify reveals what Aussies listened to in 2012

Want to see what your fellow countrymen and women were streaming in 2012? Spotify spills the beans on the music listening habits of Aussies.

By December 3, 2012

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Kevin Mitnick to Kim DotCom: 'I hope you win'

Did the famed computer hacker really just send the MegaUpload founder a Tom Petty song for inspiration?

By June 26, 2012