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Verizon's subscriber growth continues to hum, even as defections rise

A fourth-quarter jump in the customer turnover rate underscores the increasingly volatile environment for wireless carriers that even Verizon can no longer avoid.

By January 22, 2015

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Apple will replace your defective iPhone 5 battery for free

A "small percentage" of iPhone 5 devices sold between September 2012 and January 2013 have faulty batteries that drain quickly, the electronics giant says.

By August 25, 2014

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Samsung, in a race to build your next smartphone chip, may just win

The Korean electronics maker, best known for TVs and mobile devices, also makes the processors powering those devices. Here's why it's now angling to be first with new chip technology.

By April 17, 2015

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Sprint's bleeding continues: Loss narrows even as more customers defect

The carrier, meanwhile, says it's brought LTE to 41 more cities, and its Sprint Spark enhanced network to another six cities, as it trudges through its painful network upgrade.

By April 29, 2014

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Google Apps bug exposes some users' personal info

A defect in Google's business software exposed e-mail addresses, mailing addresses and phone numbers of some users, making them potentially vulnerable to phishing schemes.

By March 13, 2015

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Withings: Our Activite Pop watches won't spontaneously shatter anymore

Suffering a broken Withings Activite Pop? Here's why: Withings offers answers and claims the latest watches have fixed the problem.

By March 28, 2015

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Key Microsoft engineer defects to rival Google

Blaise Aguera y Arcas, who played a key role in development of Microsoft's Bing, has left the software giant for a position at Google, The New York Times reports.

By December 15, 2013

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Flash can cause camera-shy Raspberry Pi 2 to crash

The microcomputer designed to get kids interested in coding powers down when hit with high-intensity, long-wave flashes from cameras.

By February 9, 2015

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Defective Xbox One does not guarantee you free launch title

Microsoft says Xbox One owners are entitled to a free launch game only if their console is suffering from a faulty disc drive. Those with bricked or crash-prone consoles are not eligible.

By November 26, 2013

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Xbox One disc drive defect nets you a free launch game

Microsoft is responding to the "very small" subset of unhappy customers whose consoles can't play discs with a digital copy of one of four exclusive launch titles.

By November 25, 2013