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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 By July 12, 2012

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The US government's wireless-spectrum auction: Why it matters (FAQ)

It's the first auction of new wireless spectrum in six years. CNET gets you up to speed on how this will affect your wireless service in the future.

By October 19, 2014

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Lowly DSL poised for gigabit speed boost

Internet service providers are getting a new option called G.fast that can extend the lifespan of existing copper phone lines yet again.

By October 21, 2014

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FBI director demands access to private cell phone data

To stop terrorists and other criminals, cell phones should have encryption backdoors to enable US government surveillance, argues FBI Director James Comey.

By October 16, 2014

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EU drops investigation into Chinese telecoms

European Union and Chinese government strike a deal to end an investigation into whether Chinese telecom equipment makers, including Huawei and ZTE, received illegal subsidies.

By October 20, 2014

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Russian hackers tap Windows flaw to hit NATO, Ukraine

Security firm iSight says the "Sandworm" team has targeted NATO, the European Union, Ukraine and industry through a previously unrecognized Windows zero-day exploit.

By October 14, 2014

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France's Iliad bids adieu to T-Mobile, withdraws takeover bid

French telecom provider says T-Mobile and parent company Deutsche Telekom refused to entertain its new offer.

By October 13, 2014

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Samsung takes on Apple, IBM partnership -- by itself

The Korean electronics giant launches a new services offering that will help business customers do everything from make tech purchases to troubleshoot security problems.

By October 7, 2014

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Sprint tries to rival Verizon, AT&T with shared data plan

Geared toward business, the new wireless plan offers as much as 200GB of data that can be shared between up to 50 lines.

By October 7, 2014

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Yahoo looking into Snapchat investment, report says

As the Internet giant decides what to do with its Alibaba windfall, an investment into the disappearing-message app may be on the horizon.

By October 3, 2014