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Google unveils new ultra-high speed internet


July 27th, 2012 - 1:31 pm ICT by IANS
Chicago, July 27 (IANS) After more than two years of anticipation, Google finally announced Thursday that the company's ultra-high speed internet service Google Fiber would become available to the residents ... Read more...

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Better 3G services: the wait could be longer


May 29th, 2011 - 12:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 29 (IANS) The promise of high-end phone services by mobile firms through the much-hyped third generation (3G) telecom technology seems to have hit a roadblock as ... Read more...

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4G service to speed up British mobile internet by 16 times


March 23rd, 2011 - 3:43 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 23 (IANS) Mobile phone networks in Britain will be able to provide internet speeds up to 16 times faster than current technologies after Ofcom unveiled plans for 4G ... Read more...

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Reliance Communications to launch 3G services in Himachal


January 25th, 2011 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Jan 25 (IANS)Reliance Communications Tuesday said it will launch its 3G services across 13 towns in Himachal Pradesh by the end of this week.The towns that will get the service are ... Read more...

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Indian telecom firms gearing up for 3G telephony


January 24th, 2011 - 9:33 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Jan 24 (IANS) Reliance Communications and Bharti Airtel Monday announced plans for the launch of third generation (3G) phone services in some selected circles in the country, including Jammu and Kashmir.Anil ... Read more...

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3G video calls to be allowed after demonstration


January 14th, 2011 - 12:39 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 13 (IANS) The Department of Telecom (DOT) Thursday said that it will allow third generation (3G) video calls on mobile networks and asked the companies to demonstrate the services ... Read more...

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Telcos given 6 months to get monitoring solution for 3G video calls


January 8th, 2011 - 12:28 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 7 (IANS) The government is likely to send notices to telecom service providers in one week directing them to install interception solutions within six months for monitoring of services, ... Read more...

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3G issue “almost” resolved: Sibal


January 5th, 2011 - 9:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) Communications Minister Kapil Sibal Wednesday said that security issues over the rolling out of third generation (3G) services have "almost" been resolved. "3G issue is almost resolved ... Read more...

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India’s Radius ties up with Ericsson for broadband access


July 27th, 2010 - 7:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 27 (IANS) Telecom infrastructure provider Radius Infratel has signed a pact with Swedish giant Ericsson for getting its technology and expertise for providing broadband access in India by reaching ... Read more...

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Google, other sites suspended in Iran


February 11th, 2010 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
Tehran, Feb 11 (IANS/AKI) Iran suspended access to internet sites including Gmail, the Google email service, as thousands of people took to the streets Thursday to mark the anniversary of the ... Read more...

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Google plans superfast internet


February 11th, 2010 - 3:40 am ICT by IANS
San Francisco, Feb 11 (DPA) Google plans to build a fibre optic broadband network that will connect customers to the internet at speeds 100 times faster than most existing broadband connections ... Read more...

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Outrage over Oz govt’s plans to hand control of internet to moral minority


December 16th, 2009 - 2:41 pm ICT by ANI
Canberra, Dec. 16 (ANI): Australian internet users and industries have expressed outrage over the federal government's controversial plan to firewall the country's internet, saying that filtering will hand the control of the ... Read more...

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Kenya aims to take on India in outsourcing


July 6th, 2009 - 9:12 am ICT by IANS
Nairobi, July 6 (DPA) Kenya is eagerly awaiting the imminent switch-on of its first fibre-optic cable, which many hope will spark an explosion in high-tech business and boost the East African nation's ... Read more...

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New Oz technology may make web surfing 100 times faster


July 10th, 2008 - 12:23 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 10 (ANI): Australian experts have developed a new technology that they claim can make web surfing 100 times faster in the near future.Professor Ben Eggleton, a scientist at ... Read more...

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We are facing a digital doomsday


July 6th, 2008 - 12:12 pm ICT by IANS
By Venkata Vemuri London, July 6 (IANS) The digital doomsday is round the corner. In exactly 1,273 days there will be a web chaos in the world as we run out of internet ... Read more...

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