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AT&T ushers in the cross-country call, 100 years ago

On January 25, 1915, AT&T completed the first transcontinental telephone call in the US, after completing the challenging stretch from Denver to San Francisco.

By January 25, 2015

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Firefox for Android beta ushers mobile streaming to Chromecast, Roku

Two Firefox betas focus on media: enabling video streams to Chromecast and Roku via Android-based mobile devices and creating a free in-browser competitor to Skype on desktops.

By September 5, 2014

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Motion capture tech ushering in 'a new age for actors,' says Andy Serkis

King of the monsters Andy Serkis, who played Gollum, King Kong and now lends his talents to Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, says motion capture is "proliferating at a fantastic rate."

By June 5, 2014

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T-Mobile to usher in Uncarrier 5.0 on June 18

What does CEO John Legere have up his sleeve? Find out at the event, to be held in Los Angeles.

By May 28, 2014

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Millennials' view of Snowden could spur surveillance relief, ACLU says

The civil liberties group argues that younger adults have an "overwhelmingly positive opinion" about Edward Snowden, leaker of NSA secrets -- and that governments should take note.

By April 21, 2015

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Building a Racetrack: The Richard Usher Story

Richard Usher has built his own track. We talk to him about how Blyton Park came into existence and how one man's passion for motorsport turned into a reality.

January 31, 2014

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$1000 genome sequencing ushers in a new era of scientific research

Genetics company Illumina has unveiled the HiSeq X, a new supercomputer that the company claims will cut the cost of genome sequencing to just US$1000.

By January 16, 2014

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4K content guide: What to watch in 4K today

So you bought a new 4K TV and you're wondering what's on. The answer right now is: not much. But the list is growing. Here's a look at what you can watch now in 4K, and what's coming down the pike in the near future.

By February 2, 2015

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Kanye, Rihanna and Beyoncé turn blue for Jay Z's Spotify rival Tidal

Madonna, Coldplay and Taylor Swift are among the big hitters backing Jay Z's lossless audio service, which is set for a major announcement today.

By March 30, 2015

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Huawei could usher in octa-core era on December 16

The so-called Honor 4 is expected to feature MediaTek's octa-core processor.

By December 6, 2013