Customers pay more for a phone with AT&T's no-contract option, abandoned Yahoo IDs are up for grabs, and Foursquare finds a new way to push advertisements.
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In this episode of Update:
- Learn why AT&T Next, a no-contract early-upgrade option,
is a costly way to upgrade a phone
, and you'll be better off sticking with a contract. Next is
not the same as T-Mobile's Jump upgrade plan
, which also works as insurance for phone damage.
Claim a new Yahoo ID now
, as Yahoo is recycling abandoned usernames.
- Watch for
Foursquare's new ads
that appear after a check-in.
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