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AT&T threatens to skip the incentive spectrum auction

AT&T's threat to not participate in the upcoming auction could jeopardize the success of the auction, but it's unclear how serious its warning is as its arguments seem weak when scrutinized.

By April 16, 2014

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GoCatch adds "taxi demand" to app, still touts incentive tipping

The GoCatch app now rates the demand for taxis, but the company still recommends the "discriminatory" practice of offering tips for pick up.

By March 30, 2014

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Want cheaper wireless service? Patience is a virtue

CNET's Marguerite Reardon explains how three key phenomena could reshape the wireless industry in the next few years and pave the way for more-affordable mobile services.

By May 24, 2015

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Congress proposes another incentive spectrum auction

A House bill was introduced Monday that will allow government agencies to take a cut of the auction proceeds if they give up under utilized wireless spectrum for commercial use.

By December 9, 2013

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Amazon math app aims to slow kids' summer learning loss

Available for Android, iOS and Fire OS, the free TenMarks Summer Math program normally costs $40.

By May 21, 2015

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Streaming may save record industry, says one insider

A music industry insider reckons physical media and streaming can coexist in a way CDs and downloads couldn't.

By May 14, 2015

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Verizon to preload Lyft app on Android phones

The ride-sevice underdog hopes for competitive advantage against Uber in a deal with nation's largest mobile phone carrier.

By May 7, 2015

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Feds to cable industry: Embrace broadband competition, or else

Speaking at the cable industry's annual convention, FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler tells cable operators to expect policies that promote broadband competition.

By May 6, 2015

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Verizon rewards auto-paying prepaid customers with free data

The limited-time promotion sees the carrier offering up 1GB free monthly data for those who enroll in automatic billing.

By May 1, 2015

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San Francisco introduces free, solar-powered electric vehicle charging

In a demonstration project, San Francisco unveiled three installations of an off-the-grid solar-powered charging station, allowing electric vehicle owners to pull up and charge for free.

By April 17, 2015