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Google's Wireless Service Could Come With Free International Roaming  Google's Wireless Service Could Come With Free International Roaming 

Yes, Google wants to be a wireless carrier. Not to take the whole world by storm (yet), but to push the limits of what wireless carriers do. The latest possible perk? Service outside the US at no additional cost.

See For Yourself Why Sarah Lotz's The Three Is Our New Crack See For Yourself Why Sarah Lotz's The Three Is Our New Crack

Yesterday, we told you that The Three by Sarah Lotz is a thriller that sucks you in and won't let you stop reading. Now you can see for yourself: We've got an extended excerpt from the start of the book, exclusively at io9.

The Three By Sarah Lotz Could Be This Summer's Most Engrossing Thriller The Three By Sarah Lotz Could Be This Summer's Most Engrossing Thriller

I'll be very interested to see if airport bookstores stock Sarah Lotz's new novel, The Three. It's a creepy, engrossing look at the stories we come up with in the face of disaster, involving four airplane crashes on a single day.

Three for iOS: Never Dress Inappropriately for the Weather Ever Again Three for iOS: Never Dress Inappropriately for the Weather Ever Again

Ugh, you'll say, another beautiful, gradient-hued, minimalist iOS weather app. Thanks—I've already got five. But Three is different, we promise. Sure you get just the basic weather info without tons of bells and whistles, but the one bell and/or whistle you do have is a phenomenal one. Three has made it so you'll…

A new post-apocalyptic vision from Angry Robot Books A new post-apocalyptic vision from Angry Robot Books

Angry Robot Books has made a name for itself with smart, action-packed novels like Ramez Naam's recent Nexus. Now they're about to start a new post-apocalyptic series, the Dustwalker Cycle, by videogame designer and author Jay Posey. We've got an excerpt from the first novel, called Three. If you like hardboiled…

This Is Probably the Slowest Instant Camera Ever This Is Probably the Slowest Instant Camera Ever

Niklas Roy is a self-described inventor of useless thing and among his creations is an Electronic Instant Camera. It's an interesting hybrid that uses a black & white video camera and a thermal printer to produce an instant photo.

UK Carrier Three Drops Data Restrictions Entirely

You know how most carriers claim "unlimited" data on their monthly contracts, but actually have a 1GB-or-so maximum limit? The UK carrier Three has just taken the industry in the right direction, abolishing data limits for the first truly unlimited package, The One Plan. That includes 2,000 any-network minutes, 5,000…

Windows Phone 7 Will Debut On Five of UK's Networks

After hearing that Windows Phone 7 would be available across Europe first, Microsoft has got in touch today to boast that five of the largest networks in the UK (O2, T-Mobile, Orange, Vodafone and 3 Mobile) would be stocking the handsets "later this year." October, the rumored launch-date, wasn't mentioned…

When and Where Can You Buy the HTC Desire HD and Z Phones? When and Where Can You Buy the HTC Desire HD and Z Phones?

Interested in getting one of the new HTC phones? Read on for some launch details in Europe and the US.

The UK's Fifth Carrier Confirms They'll Carry The iPhone 4 The UK's Fifth Carrier Confirms They'll Carry The iPhone 4

What's going on?! Vodafone, O2, Orange, T-Mobile and now Three have announced they'll be selling the iPhone 4 when it hits on June 24th. The US' exclusive carrier, of course, remains with AT&T. Madness. [Three]

Strange-Looking Surveillance Camera Strange-Looking Surveillance Camera

Looking more like a children's trashcan than a camera, the Pupillo is designed to shoot surveillance that can be transferred straight to your 3G phone (which nobody here in the US has yet, of course). Offered by Three Telecom in the UK, this gadget is battery-powered and being marketed as a sort of nanny-cam to check…

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