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American Airlines offers satellite WiFi to its entire mainline fleet

If you're relying on American Airlines for a summer trip, there's a good chance you'll have internet access most of the way. The company has finished deploying satellite-based ...

2 hours ago from Engadget

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Verizon To Connect NBA Arenas With Fiber Network For 1080p Broadcasts

NBA broadcasts are about to get an upgrade. Verizon has announced that it has reached an agreement with the National Basketball Association to create a high-speed network which will connect ...

9 hours ago from Ubergizmo

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How do you go online? More of you are choosing phone over home broadband, Pew survey says

You get your internet at home by subscribing to a high speed broadband service, as do a majority of your fellow Americans. That is unless you're among the 1 in 4 adults who've ditched or passed ...

Fri 14 Jun 19 from Phys.org

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Sprint adds Samsung's Galaxy S10 5G to its lineup on June 21 - CNET

As it prepares to launch five more 5G cities, Sprint is adding another 5G phone to its stable.

Fri 14 Jun 19 from CNET Cutting Edge

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State attorneys general sue to block merger between Sprint and T-Mobile

Nine states and the District of Columbia filed a lawsuit Tuesday to block the proposed merger of T-Mobile and Sprint, believing that the combination of the country’s third- and fourth-largest ...

Tue 11 Jun 19 from The Washington Post

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Novel communications architecture for future ultra-high speed wireless networks

(IMDEA Networks Institute) SEARCHLIGHT project radically rethinks wireless architectures for highly scalable ultra-dense millimeter-wave networks. Millimeter-wave technology will achieve data ...

Fri 14 Jun 19 from Eurekalert

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Helium launches $51M-funded “LongFi” IoT alternative to cellular

With 200X the range of WiFi at 1/1000th of the cost of a cellular modem, Helium’s “LongFi” wireless network debuts today. Its transmitters can help track stolen scooters, find ...

Wed 12 Jun 19 from TechCrunch

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UK tells telecom firms to be cautious over Huawei after U.S. warnings

British telecom companies should show "all due caution" before using China's Huawei equipment in their 5G networks because the government cannot ignore the warnings from the United States, its ...

Thu 13 Jun 19 from Reuters Technology

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Google’s loud Home Max speaker is $40 off for Verge readers

Google’s Home Max is the biggest, most powerful smart speaker that it makes. This weekend, Daily Steals is offering readers of The Verge an exclusive deal that takes $40 off of ...

Sat 15 Jun 19 from The Verge

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Three to launch 5G service in August

The firm will launch a home broadband service in London before expanding to 25 towns and cities.

Mon 10 Jun 19 from BBC Technology

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