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A hot market for preowned gadgets is a boon to savvy consumers

Smart consumers can get a great deal on a used device, while early adopters can invest in new tech knowing there will likely be a gadget once they move on to the next generation.

By May 9, 2015

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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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T-Mobile will let you use your phone in Canada and Mexico without a roaming fee

You'll also be able to call Canadian and Mexican numbers from the US at no extra charge. It's the latest in a series of programs as T-Mobile jockeys for better position.

By July 9, 2015

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Verizon mulls mobile video that doesn't eat into your data cap

The telecom company is readying a mobile and online video service for launch in late summer, and a top exec says there's nothing like it.

By July 21, 2015

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How to name a group conversation in Messages for iOS

This little-known feature can be a serious boon in keeping track of message threads.

By June 30, 2015

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Dell tries stealing creative pros away from the Mac

Ad agencies, film producers and photo editors have sustained Apple's Mac business for decades. But sensing Apple's eye is off the ball, Dell is pushing hard to attract those lucrative buyers.

By July 21, 2015

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ZTE rips a page from Samsung's Galaxy S playbook -- but with a twist

The Chinese smartphone manufacturer hopes its Axon brand will reach the heights of Samsung's own flagship franchise.

By July 14, 2015

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T-Mobile bulks up family plan by giving each member 10GB of data

But as one hand gives, the other takes away: The 10-gigabyte offering kills off an existing unlimited-data option at the same price.

By July 14, 2015

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Apple, please kill the 16GB iPhone

Commentary: While nearly all other high-end smartphones now offer 32GB of storage by default, Apple's entry-level model starts at 16GB. And that feels less adequate with each passing month.

By July 12, 2015

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Master social networks with the P8's camera

Social networking is all about keeping in touch with friends, sharing your experiences and generally feeling as connected as possible to the world around you -- but it's also about posting as many photos as you can to entertain and infuriate your audience in equal measure.

By July 7, 2015