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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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Get a refurbished Pebble smartwatch for $59.95

This is still one of the best smartwatches you can buy, so these probably won't last long.

By August 13, 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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An early look at the Pivotal Living Band, a second-gen $12 health tracker

We spent some time with the subscription-based Pivotal Living Band and spoke to the CEO about what's coming next.

By April 30, 2015

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The chaebols: Samsung and LG's 50-year 'star wars'

LG and Samsung are among the best-known of South Korea's conglomerates, and their ongoing rivalry is just as famous. We take a look at their closely intertwined histories in part two of this series on chaebols.

By April 9, 2015

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Color it cool: Hue-changing 'skin' morphs on demand

Scientists develop a super-thin material that can reflect any color with just the slightest tug. Looks like the son of hypercolor has arrived.

By March 14, 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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Microsoft offers trade-in deal for Surface Pro 3

Good until March 8, the deal lets you trade in an older Surface tablet toward the purchase of a new Surface Pro 3.

By February 19, 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