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Xplornet invests $500 million over 5 years to deploy 5G internet in rural Canada

Xplornet invests $500 million over 5 years to deploy 5G internet in rural Canada

3 days ago   |   MobileSyrup

New Brunswick-based telecom provider Xplornet says it will invest over $500 million over the next five years to deliver 5G wireless services to Canadians. “We are looking...
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Fizz Mobile to end beta pricing for home internet service on March 13

Fizz Mobile to end beta pricing for home internet service on March 13

6 days ago   |   MobileSyrup   |   3 articles

Vidéotron's discount carrier Fizz Mobile is ending beta prices for its Home internet service on March 13th. A small announcement on its website says: “To take advantage of the...
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T-Mobile's latest pitch for Sprint merger: Taking on cable internet and TV

7 days ago   |   Phys.org

As T-Mobile's bid to merge with Sprint continues to face challenges on Capitol Hill, the company is continuing to make its case to regulators.
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Shaw Business launches 1Gbps internet download and 125Mbps upload speeds for select areas in Western Canada

Shaw Business launches 1Gbps internet download and 125Mbps upload speeds for select areas in Western Canada

11 days ago   |   MobileSyrup

Shaw Business has announced the launch and availability of 1Gbps internet download speeds for business customers across Western Canada. Now the Calgary-based telecom can...
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Russia wants to create its own ‘Sovereign Internet' under new law

Russia wants to create its own ‘Sovereign Internet' under new law

13 days ago   |   SlashGear

Russia has advised its citizens of an upcoming Internet disruption that will take down all traffic in anticipation of a draft law related to cybersecurity. The law would...
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Huawei calls for common cybersecurity standards amidst concerns

13 days ago   |   Reuters

Huawei, in the spotlight over the security risks of its telecom equipment gear, urged governments, the telecoms industry and regulators on Tuesday to work together to create a...
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Trump's 2020 reelection campaign wants to push for government control of 5G networks

Trump's 2020 reelection campaign wants to push for government control of 5G networks

16 days ago   |   The Verge

Politico reports that President Donald Trump's 2020 reelection campaign wants to advocate for governmental control of 5G wireless airwaves, which would in turn lease access to...
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Swisscom cannot be forced to block illegal film websites: court

19 days ago   |   Reuters

Swiss telecom company Swisscom cannot be forced to block access to foreign internet sites that illegally make films available, the highest Swiss court said on Wednesday, ending...
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Former FCC Chair Tom Wheeler Says the Internet Needs Regulation

19 days ago   |   Wired

Big telecom networks and platforms such as Google and Facebook are centralizing the internet, former FCC Chair Tom Wheeler says.
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T-Mobile Makes Another Promise Of 5G, Jobs Boom From Sprint Merger

22 days ago   |   Android Headlines   |   15 articles

T-Mobile has taken to the web to reiterate its expectations for the proposed merger with the nation's fourth-largest carrier Sprint and specifically how that will impact jobs...
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Google I/O 2019 to include first-ever ‘Gaming' programming

Google I/O 2019 to include first-ever ‘Gaming' programming

Google has released a preview of what to expect from its I/O developer conference in May. Notably, this year's I/O will play host to Google's first-ever suite of gaming-related... Read more ...

Google Calendar update brings automatic room suggestion to Android, iOS

Google Calendar update brings automatic room suggestion to Android, iOS

Google Calendar for G Suite is set to get smarter with new machine learning features coming to Android and iOS. Following a launch on the web last year, Google Calendar's... Read more ...

New Zealand ISPs are blocking sites that do not remove Christchurch shooting...

New Zealand ISPs are blocking sites that do not remove Christchurch shooting video

Following the Christchurch shooting last week, internet service providers in New Zealand are blocking access to websites that do not respond or refuse to comply to requests to... Read more ...

Pokémon Detective Pikachu Filmmakers Tested Casting Danny DeVito

Pokémon Detective Pikachu Filmmakers Tested Casting Danny DeVito

Before Detective Pikachu the video game was even localized for North America, the internet wanted to see Danny DeVito voice Pikachu. When the film was announced the internet's... Read more ...

Android Q's hidden ‘bubbles' suggest Google is rethinking notifications

Android Q's hidden ‘bubbles' suggest Google is rethinking notifications

Despite multiple redesigns and fundamental changes, one thing has remained true since the very first Android phone: you swipe down from the top to access your notifications... Read more ...

You have until Wednesday to get this super cheap £11.99 a month broadband deal

You have until Wednesday to get this super cheap £11.99 a month broadband deal

If you haven't yet taken the chance to secure your next year of internet for a mere £11.99 per month, then we suggest that you shake a leg. The scarcely believable bargain... Read more ...

New iPad Air and Mini come with Apple Pencil support

New iPad Air and Mini come with Apple Pencil support

It's hard not to love the Apple Pencil. It's one of the best styluses we've ever used, and it provides an impressively natural drawing experience. The only problem with it is... Read more ...

How to Reset Forgotten or Lost Root Password in Fedora

How to Reset Forgotten or Lost Root Password in Fedora

A Linux system administrator can quickly reset a user forgotten password using passwd command Read more ...

The Cloud and Open Source Powder Keg

The Cloud and Open Source Powder Keg

RedMonk: The Amazon and Elastic controversy is the product of a collision of models. Read more ...

Samsung smart devices might get a new feature you won't find on any iPhone

Samsung smart devices might get a new feature you won't find on any iPhone

Samsung's SmartThings platform is already the hub that connects myriad consumer electronics products from the tech giant. The Internet of Things-based platform includes a... Read more ...