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Verizon 'supercookies' could be a boon to advertisers, hackers

Supercookies could take a bigger bite out of your privacy than you think, say researchers. Here's what they're worried about.

By November 10, 2014

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LTE Broadcast promises to make over-the-air app updates hassle-free

A new way for carriers to push out video and software updates has some immediate benefits for you and me.

By February 25, 2015

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Lawmakers push feds to investigate Verizon's use of 'supercookies'

Concerned about privacy, three Democrats in the US Senate are asking the FCC and FTC to investigate Verizon's use of "supercookies" to track the online activities of millions of mobile customers.

By February 7, 2015

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Microsoft's Nadella is on a mission to make Windows matter again

The CEO of the world's largest software maker, who celebrates one year on the job today, is changing Microsoft from the inside out -- because he has to.

By February 4, 2015

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Verizon to let you opt out of 'supercookies'

After complaints from privacy advocates, Verizon will allow users to turn off so-called supercookies that can track online behavior.

By January 30, 2015

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Apple, Samsung to remain bedfellows for next iPhone -- report

Samsung will produce 75 percent of the processors Apple needs for its next slate of iPhones, according to a report out of South Korea.

By January 26, 2015

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Cortana drafts emails, tracks flights, checks weather on Windows 10 tablets and PCs

Microsoft's voice-activated assistant finally makes the jump from the small screen to the big screen.

By January 21, 2015

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AT&T offers $5 unlimited calling to Mexico after Iusacell buy

The carrier previously charged 1 cent a minute to wireless and landline numbers in Mexico.

By January 20, 2015

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Done deal: AT&T closes $2.5 billion purchase of Mexico's Iusacell

AT&T names veteran executive Thaddeus Arroyo CEO of the new Mexico City-based leadership team for Iusacell.

By January 16, 2015

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Rival soccer clubs agree on this: Selfie sticks are banned

Technically Incorrect: Spurs and Arsenal, two London clubs, decide that the selfie stick is one tech insanity too far.

By January 8, 2015