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basics

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Urge Basics Soundbrick Bluetooth speaker

While it doesn't do much to distinguish itself from the competition, the Urge Basics Soundbrick is a decent enough wireless Bluetooth speaker that has an attractively understated design and a built-in speakerphone.

By August 12, 2013

3 stars Editors' rating August 12, 2013
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Facebook's Free Basics cut off in India

The government has halted the program over concerns that Facebook violates Net neutrality by offering only certain Web content for free.

By February 8, 2016

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U-Turn's Orbit Basic is a bespoke turntable for the analog purist

The Orbit Basic is our favorite turntable under $200, no question. With a dead simple set-up, a variety of customizable options on the website, and snag-free playback quality all at an entry-level price tag, the Basic is a no-brainer if you're shopping for a new turntable.

By January 29, 2016

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Facebook board member offends India. Facebook recoils

The famed tech investor Marc Andreessen put his foot in his mouth after India rejected a program backed by the social network. Now he's saying sorry.

By February 10, 2016

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DJI's Phantom 3 Standard might be entry-level but it's not basic

This drone is a noticeable step down from the Pro and Advanced models, but still offers plenty for newbie pilots.

By January 20, 2016

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India's telecom regulator clashes with Facebook over Free Basics

The social media company has been accused of turning a consultation with the Indian public into a "crudely majoritarian and orchestrated opinion poll."

By January 20, 2016

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How to share a phone number from an iPhone to a basic phone

You don't have to memorize a number from your contacts and then manually input it in a text or email. There is a better way.

By January 10, 2016

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AmazonBasics Ultra-Portable Micro Bluetooth Speaker BTV4

Amazon offers an attractive deal with the budget-friendly BTV4 Bluetooth speaker, as long as you're comfortable sacrificing a bit of fidelity for price and portability.

By May 20, 2015

3 stars Editors' rating May 20, 2015
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Fallout 4 was 'basically done' before Bethesda even announced it

Pete Hines: "You're not adding new features in May, June, July in the year you're releasing; you're trying to get everything fixed."

By July 28, 2015

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AmazonBasics Ultra-Portable Bluetooth Speaker BTV2

The no-frills AmazonBasics BTV2 Bluetooth speaker offers an inexpensive accessory to boost your audio on the go.

By May 13, 2015

3.5 stars Editors' rating May 13, 2015