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The 404 1,235: Where we charge you just for browsing (podcast)

Remember all the mislabeled MP3s that cropped up on filesharing sites in the '90s? Turns out they're weren't harmless pranks, but rather a nefarious plan to end P2P using a clandestine network of "Napster bombs" and Trojan horses.

By March 26, 2013


Sprint to buy out Clearwire: Why it matters (FAQ)

CNET gives you the skinny on what this deal means for consumers and the broader wireless industry.

By December 17, 2012


The 404 1,011: Where we go bump in the night (podcast)

Leaked from The 404 1,011: Zombie melee team picks, new iPad review roundups, laser un-printers, and the 15 most popular faces on Facebook.

By March 15, 2012


China may hold back on 4G for another few years, report says

Government says it may not grant 4G licenses for another two to three years. The delay could affect how carriers around the world adopt 4G.

By March 12, 2012


The 404 1,006: Where we have no names (podcast)

CNET TV Editor Ty Pendlebury sits down with The 404 Podcast and dishes his thoughts on the new Apple iPad, the return of Sim City, a dedicated Netflix channel, and the constant threat of Australian drop bears.

By March 8, 2012


Could the iPhone 5 ride on Clearwire's network?

The company's planned move to LTE could make it a lot easier for Apple's next iPhone to to run on its network, although Clearwire CEO Eric Prusch was silent on whether that would be the case.

By February 29, 2012


The 404 920: Where we're on a 7-second delay (podcast)

Wilson's out sick today so CNET Labs' Joseph Kaminski fills in with a 7-second delay, just in case. Today we're discussing the controversial details of Steve Jobs' use of psychedelic drugs, what's being taught at Cupertino's Apple University, and more.

By October 7, 2011


Sprint to launch own 4G LTE network in early 2012 (scoop)

The company is already using its network upgrade plan to test out and deploy LTE technology, which would bring it in line with its two larger rivals.

By September 27, 2011


The 404 912: Where we're trashing your rights (podcast)

Wilson's out sick today, but CNET's Bridget Carey steps up to the plate in the bottom of the ninth and knocks it out of the park with a full story rundown that includes Facebook iPad announcements, the next iPhone's killer app, Google's 13th birthday, camera lens thieves, and more! Did I use that baseball metaphor correctly?

By September 27, 2011


A beginner's guide to telecom jargon, part 4

CNET looks at even more flavors of 4G, and explains why seasons mean more to companies than just hot summers and cold winters.

By August 7, 2011