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telegram

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Telegrams. Stop.

By February 2, 2006

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The weird, the wonderful on sale for $5

What can you get for five bucks? A Christopher Walken impression, a singing telegram... magic lessons. And that's just the beginning. It's the premise behind Fiverr, a new Web site where a wide array of goods and services are priced at $5. CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports.

By November 15, 2012

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RSS feeds via Morse code

The Steampunk Workshop created a telegram clacker that converts RSS feeds to Morse code.

By April 19, 2007

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The 404 144: Where we just got Rickrolled, <i>f'real</i>

It's not easy doing a show after a trench-coated troubadour walks in with a pair of sunglasses on and starts to sing "Never Gonna Give You Up" by Rick Astley. A singing telegram...that's right, folks, we got a LIVE RICKROLL!

By July 18, 2008

Editors' Take

Wiper Messenger (iOS)

If you need to keep your conversations discreet, or just want an extra layer of privacy, Wiper for Android and iOS can help out.

July 15, 2014

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How to keep in touch with people while traveling

Staying in touch doesn't have to be a chore. Here's how to keep people notified when you're on vacation, without the hassle.

By August 25, 2014

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What's up, WhatsApp? Facebook's $19B baby hit by outage

It's happened before, apparently, but the timing of this outage is notable, following as it does on Facebook's staggering-sum purchase of the messaging app.

By February 22, 2014

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The 404 1,295: Where we telegraph it in (podcast)

The Internet claims another victim today as Google closes Reader, Yahoo will stop supporting Alta Vista sites, and India will no longer allow the delivery of telegraphs. This and more on today's 404 episode!

By July 1, 2013

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Cowboys star watches son's birth on iPhone

Dallas Cowboys cornerback Brandon Carr can't get to the hospital in time to see his son's birth. He does have an iPhone, however. And, well, someone had one in the delivery room. So FaceTime revealed birth time.

By August 10, 2013