198 Results for

abroad

Review

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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Forget about streaming US Netflix content abroad

The streaming service's catalog of movies and TV shows varies widely from country to country. You're just going to have to deal with it.

By January 14, 2016

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Traveling abroad with your smartphone: You can take it with you

In this edition of Ask Maggie, CNET's Marguerite Reardon explains why you can breathe a sigh of relief when taking your phone abroad.

By December 19, 2015

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Verizon lets you pack your smartphone plan for trips abroad

TravelPass, which gives customers access to high-speed data, is Verizon's spin on providing customers with more affordable access outside the US.

By November 12, 2015

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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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Pacific Grim: How the controversial TPP signed away your digital rights

After years of negotiation, the 12 countries behind the Trans-Pacific Partnership have finally signed off on a trade deal worth almost half the world's GDP. So how did we get here? And what exactly have we walked into?

By February 3, 2016

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Netflix too full of porn and violence, Indonesia's largest telco says

PT Telkom Indonesia, the country's largest Internet service provider, has blocked Netflix for now, citing its violent and "pornographic" content as well as its lack of compliance with local regulations.

By January 27, 2016

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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

Review

Beyond E-Tech Duet D888 (Cellular Abroad)

The Duet D888 won't impress otherwise, but its capability to accommodate two SIM cards at once is more than welcome.

By May 8, 2009

3.5 stars Editors' rating May 8, 2009

As shown: $199

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