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Are in-flight phone calls in our future?

The FCC considers lifting the ban on cell phone use on airplanes, Walmart prepares for a Black Friday battle against Amazon, and some early Xbox One owners have defective systems.

By Nov. 22, 2013

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Are in-flight phone calls in our future?

The FCC considers lifting the ban on cell phone use on airplanes, Walmart prepares for a Black Friday battle against Amazon, and some early Xbox One owners have defective systems.

By Nov. 22, 2013

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Delta puts the kibosh on in-flight cell phone calls

Even though the FCC is moving forward on lifting the ban on phone calls while in flight, Delta's CEO says his airline still won't allow it.

By Dec. 18, 2013

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Windows Phone 8.1

Windows Phone 8.1 is the best update yet, thanks to its revamped design and modern features, but it lags behind iOS and Android.

By Apr. 14, 2014

3.5 stars Editor's rating Apr. 14, 2014

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Huawei Pal

With its limited features and poor call quality, the Huawei Pal isn't worth your time, even as a basic phone.

By Nov. 27, 2013

2 stars Editor's rating Nov. 27, 2013

MSRP: $29.00

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Facebook Messenger for Windows Phone

Download Facebook Messenger if you want the same robust chatting features from Facebook's Web site on your phone.

By Mar. 12, 2014

4 stars Editor's rating Mar. 12, 2014

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Friday Poll: Do you want in-flight cell phone calls?

A recent FCC vote improves the chances for in-flight cell phone use, but not everybody is thrilled about the possibility.

By Dec. 13, 2013

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T-Mobile Concord

The T-Mobile Concord's midrange specs won't turn any heads, but it's a reliable, stylish, and inexpensive handset that doesn't require a contract.

By Sep. 21, 2012

3 stars Editor's rating Sep. 21, 2012

MSRP: $99.99

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New House bill seeks to ban in-flight cell phone calls

Chairman of the House transportation committee says airplanes are noisy enough without people talking away the flight on their phones.

By Dec. 9, 2013

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FCC vote opens door to end ban on in-flight calls

Measure passes by a 3-2 vote, paving the way for lifting the ban. Ultimately though, the Transportation Department gets final say.

By Dec. 12, 2013