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National Geographic Talk Abroad Lite

As a phone, the National Geographic Talk Abroad Lite is weak, flimsy, and lacks essentials. However, as an emergency travel phone, its light, simple, and affordable build could do the trick for some.

By May 2, 2012

3 stars Editors' rating May 2, 2012

MSRP: $59.00

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Why Americans aren't themselves when travel abroad comes calling

Technically Incorrect: A survey suggests that American cell phone users headed to foreign lands don't know enough about costs and data usage. Which means unsettling changes in behavior.

By April 1, 2015

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Sprint's Samsung Galaxy S4 first for free Wi-Fi calls abroad

Sprint customers traveling overseas get a boon with the carrier's added Wi-Fi calling feature, starting with the Galaxy S4.

By August 28, 2014

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US judge orders Microsoft to produce emails held abroad

Microsoft had sought to prevent the Justice Department from obtaining emails in Ireland without first getting the country's consent.

By July 31, 2014

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​Traveling abroad this summer? Assessing your best smartphone options

In this edition of Ask Maggie, CNET's Marguerite Reardon breaks down best ways to use your smartphone while overseas without breaking the bank.

By June 13, 2014

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Creeping closer to TV channel, Netflix licenses 'Fargo' abroad

The star-studded FX television sequel to the Coen brothers' film will be available on Netflix in the Netherlands the day after it airs on TV in the US.

By March 20, 2014

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What you need to know about Wi-Fi calling

Curious about Wi-Fi calling and what it entails? CNET has the rundown on what you need to know.

By April 21, 2015

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Text while abroad with these apps

Last week, Facebook purchased WhatsApp for $19 billion. Not familiar with the mobile-messaging app? CNET's Kara Tsuboi brings you up to date on WhatsApp, which boasts 450 million users around the world, and other apps for free texting in this Tech Minute.

By March 3, 2014

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Feds to cable industry: Embrace broadband competition, or else

Speaking at the cable industry's annual convention, FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler tells cable operators to expect policies that promote broadband competition.

By May 6, 2015

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AT&T sends 83-year-old man $24,000 bill (for dial-up)

Technically Incorrect: A California man is flummoxed when AT&T insists he must pay a massive bill that he's sure he didn't deserve.

By April 29, 2015