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Verizon boosts Fios upload speeds to match downloads

The goal is to appeal to customers who need to upload videos, photos, and other bandwidth-consuming content.

By July 21, 2014

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NSA top lawyer says tech giants knew about data collection

Nevermind the vociferous denials from tech titans like Google, Microsoft, and Apple. They knew the government was collecting their user data, the NSA's general counsel says.

By March 19, 2014

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Facebook 'like' losing retailers' love

For brands, Pinterest's pin was more desirable than Facebook's "like" in 2013.

By January 10, 2014

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Sorry, AT&T: T-Mobile says it has fastest wireless network in US

CEO John Legere takes another jab at AT&T by touting data from Speedtest.net that he claims proves T-Mobile has a faster 4G LTE network than any other wireless carrier in the US.

By January 8, 2014

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2013: Shay's big moments of the year

Seamus takes a look back at some of the big news moments of 2013, from the bubble of Bitcoin to the rubble of the NBN.

By December 30, 2013

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Virgin Media 152Mbps broadband boost coming in February

Virgin Media has announced a head-spinningly speedy 152Mb broadband service in February 2014, but price rises are coming with it.

By November 11, 2013

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Equipment makers try coaxing telcos beyond basic broadband

Network equipment makers and consumers want faster Net access, but network operators have a tough time justifying the investments. Small cells, micronodes, and content cooperation could help fix that.

By October 22, 2013

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NSA swept up thousands of U.S. e-mails as part of illegal program, ruling reveals

Newly released 2011 ruling by Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court found NSA e-mail and data-collection program illegal and decried government's "substantial misrepresentation" of scope of NSA activities.

By August 21, 2013

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Microsoft readies IE 11 for Windows 7, too

Internet Explorer 11 ships by default in Windows 8.1, and a developer preview of the browser for Windows 7 confirms that the older OS won't be left behind -- for now.

By July 25, 2013

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Feds put heat on Web firms for master encryption keys

Whether the FBI and NSA have the legal authority to obtain the master keys that companies use for Web encryption remains an open question, but it hasn't stopped the U.S. government from trying.

By July 24, 2013