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From Telstar, a new age of telecommunications (pictures)

The humble little satellite could handle just a single black-and-white TV channel, but it was the cutting-edge technology of its day. JFK gave it a spin 50 years ago today.

8 Images Jul. 12, 2012

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20,000km undersea cable to link Singapore to Europe

The new 100Gbps fiber-optic link will open up international communications for 15 telecommunications companies and protect against severed cables or other problems.

By Mar. 6, 2014

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Central African Republic bans texting during wave of violence

After activists try to organize a general strike through text messages, the country's telecommunications ministry deems SMS a security threat.

By Jun. 4, 2014

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Twitter blocks 'blasphemous' tweets in Pakistan

The company has complied with requests from a Pakistani "bureaucrat" to hide specific content, says the New York Times.

By May. 23, 2014

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ACCC smacks down telco Medion for misrepresenting "unlimited" claims

Telco Medion has provided a court enforceable undertaking to the ACCC after misrepresenting its Aldi Mobile Unlimited Pack, which had significant usage restrictions.

By Mar. 5, 2014

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Spotify to enter Africa with Vodacom pact?

The streaming-music service may move into Africa with a deal offering free data, according to a report, after already pervading Europe and launching in the Americas.

By Jun. 2, 2014

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VC funding hits $13.88B in Q2, highest point since 2001

Total venture funding goes gangbusters in the second quarter with companies like Airbnb, Pinterest, Uber, and Lyft raising billions.

By Jul. 10, 2014

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Huawei set to spend $300M on global marketing in '14

The company's focus will be improving brand image so it can appeal to people looking for higher-end handsets.

By Apr. 23, 2014

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Civil liberties advocates call for "the right to be forgotten" online

The NSW Council for Civil Liberties has argued that Australian internet users have "the right to be forgotten" online.

By Apr. 23, 2014

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AT&T may buy DirecTV for $50 billion

The deal, said to be expected soon, would lead to a substantial expansion of AT&T's TV services.

By May. 12, 2014