Who's 'Next'? Customers step up for AT&T no-contract plan

A surprisingly high number of customers are opting to pay for their own smartphones in monthly installments, avoiding a two-year contract. And that's good news for AT&T.

Sprint aims to make all its devices unlockable by February

HBO signs up for Amazon Prime, Fire TV

In a deal that's sure to sting Netflix, Amazon licenses tons of HBO programs for its Prime Instant Video service exclusively, and the HBO Go app -- one of the most popular video apps out there -- will soon be on its media-streaming box Fire TV.

Prime, Kindle users spend big on Amazon

Bigger-screen iPhone may mean smaller sales -- for now

Apple fans, already waiting for the next big thing, may have paused on buying an iPhone as they wait for the large-screen iPhone 6, expected in coming months.

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