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Nextbit's cloud-savvy Robin phone is set to fly. Good luck catching one

The Kickstarter darling, which boasts a phone with massive cloud storage, will launch its online store next week with just 3,000 to 6,000 phones.

By February 11, 2016

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Get an Acer Chromebook 11 CB3 for $90

From the Cheapskate: Shut up and take my money, Meh.com. Plus: Free data for your iPad!

By February 12, 2016

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Griffin BreakSafe Magnetic USB-C Power Cable

The $40 ​BreakSafe Magnetic USB-C Power Cable is similar in concept to Apple's MagSafe power connector.

By January 4, 2016

MSRP: $39.99

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iPhone's 'error 53' may land Apple in crosshairs of lawsuit

The error message means your iPhone has been disabled because the home button is broken or replaced by a non-Apple technician. Customers are not happy about that.

By February 9, 2016

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Outcry over iPhone 'Error 53' and bad USB Type-C cables (CNET Update show notes)

Be careful when replacing parts. Poorly made cables can fry a laptop, and iPhones will stop working if the Touch ID button is repaired outside of Apple. It's a lesson some are learning the hard way.

By February 5, 2016

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Outcry over iPhone 'Error 53' and bad USB Type-C cables

Be careful when replacing parts. Poorly made cables can fry a laptop, and iPhones will stop working if the Touch ID button is repaired outside of Apple. It's a lesson some are learning the hard way.

By February 5, 2016

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Hate your cable company? Superfast, wireless Internet is coming

A startup called Starry hopes to roll out a nationwide wireless broadband network to compete with local cable and phone companies.

By January 27, 2016

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It's time to kill the cable box with apps

Commentary: A proposal by Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler calls for cable companies like Comcast to "unlock the set-top box." Unlocking isn't enough. The box should die, once and for all, and be replaced by apps.

By January 28, 2016

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Get a Surfboard SB6141 cable modem for $44.99

From the Cheapskate: Still paying a rental fee for your modem? This top-rated refurb would cost you at least $70 new. And in the long run it'll save you money. Plus: How to get cheap Amazon Prime and a free Google Chromecast!

By January 15, 2016

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Time Warner Cable: 320,000 customer passwords possibly stolen

The cable giant wants customers, especially those with rr.com email addresses, to reset their passwords.

By January 7, 2016