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Two gadgets enter the ring, but only one can leave the champion! Each week Brian Tong pits two compe

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At last, broadband in the boonies, but at a price

In the final installment of a weeklong series, Crave writer Eric Mack finally succeeds in bringing broadband Internet access to his isolated mountain home. See how he did it.

By March 30, 2012

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Exede: The satellite broadband service you've been waiting for?

ViaSat has launched Exede, its new high-speed satellite Internet service, offering what it describes as a "feels-like-fiber" experience. Is it a game changer for rural America and Wi-Fi service on airlines?

By January 19, 2012

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Major satellite outage affecting ISPs, ATMs, flights

Telesat's Anik F2, one of the most powerful telecom satellites in orbit, has turned off and away from Earth.

By October 6, 2011

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President Obama watched Bin Laden raid live over the Internet

Technology played a crucial role in locating Osama Bin Laden and spreading the news of his death, even allowing President Obama to watch the terrorist leader's last stand live over the Internet.

By May 3, 2011

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Buzz Out Loud 867: Of peanut butter and shotguns

It is a tale told down throughout the ages. Google's Internet access is a large jar of peanut butter, and As Natali reminds us, you don't kill bugs with a shotgun. Even if it is fun. If you take nothing else away from this show, at least remember that.

By December 8, 2008