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Get a zBoost Soho Max cell-phone signal booster for $199.99

Normally $100 more, this dual-band booster promises much better indoor signal strength for both CDMA and GSM phones.

By August 28, 2014

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Nexus 5 all but dead and buried?

With Google selling and promoting its Nexus 6 smartphone, has the Nexus 5 reached the end of its production days? One Google rep says the phone will be available again early next year.

By December 11, 2014

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US senator wants to ban government back doors in phones, PCs

Introduced by Sen. Ron Wyden, the bill is designed to prohibit any government mandate that would require companies to build back doors into their products.

By December 5, 2014

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NSA's Auroragold spies on carriers to breach cell networks, report says

A newly discovered program, dug out of the leaked Snowden documents, could even let the spy agency introduce vulnerabilities in the networks to help it listen in.

By December 4, 2014

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SF takes first step to approve watered-down cellphone radiation settlement

San Francisco's Board of Supervisors approves a proposed settlement with the wireless industry over the "Right to Know" ordinance. Health care advocates wanted a tougher measure.

By April 19, 2013

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Secret US technology said to intercept cellular communications

Fake cell phone signal receivers on airplanes gather cell traffic in a secret government program, a new report reveals.

By November 13, 2014

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Nexus 6 smartphone marks first carrier release

Sprint becomes the first of the major US carriers to kick off sales of Google's newest and largest flagship smartphone. But its rivals aren't far behind.

By November 14, 2014

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With Galaxy Note 4 Developer Edition, you get to tinker

Priced at $700, the device is geared toward people who want an unlocked version of the phone that they can customize without any of the extra stuff thrown in by the carrier.

By October 29, 2014

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Google Nexus 6 'accidentally' pops up on AT&T website

The new Nexus phone, rumored to have an imminent debut, can be seen on an AT&T page among items recently viewed.

By October 15, 2014

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Now accepting submissions: The 2015 Bluetooth Breakthrough Awards

Submissions are now open for the Bluetooth Special Interest Group's 2015 Bluetooth Breakthrough Awards.

By September 29, 2014