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in-flight texting

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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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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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Samsung Array

The Samsung Array excels at communication, but anyone wanting more out of a phone should look elsewhere.

By Nov. 13, 2012

3 stars Editor's rating Nov. 13, 2012
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FAA panel recommends easing rules on in-flight devices

Listening to music right before takeoff? Perusing an e-reader when coming in for landing? You may no longer have to power down. An FAA committee wants to loosen the policy for gadget use on airplanes.

By Sep. 26, 2013

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Pilot's texting at issue in fatal crash of medical helicopter

Evidence from the 2011 crash of an emergency medical helicopter in Missouri shows that before the accident, the pilot was texting about a dinner date. The crash killed four people.

By Apr. 9, 2013

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Delta's international in-flight Wi-Fi expansion begins its rollout next month

Gogo and Delta have the necessary approvals to start installing satellite dishes into Delta's fleet of long-haul international jets. Globe-trotters could be connected as soon as March.

By Feb. 23, 2014

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Gogo unveils in-flight text, talk service at 30,000 feet

The in-flight service's latest trick lets you text and talk as though you were on the ground. CNET boarded Gogo's private jet to find out more.

By Nov. 8, 2013

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Have trouble texting and walking? Apple has an idea

A newly published patent application suggests a way to display video on your iPhone that shows the path ahead as you look down.

By Mar. 27, 2014

Review

Samsung Flight

The Samsung Flight offers a unique, likable design and a fair number of features, but some performance gaps keep it from playing in the big leagues.

By Nov. 11, 2009

3.5 stars Editor's rating Nov. 11, 2009
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Huawei Ascend Q (Cricket)

"Q" stands for "QWERTY" in this Android 2.3 smartphone with Cricket's unlimited Muve Music download plans.

By Oct. 10, 2012

MSRP: $139.99