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US sues Sprint for allegedly overcharging on wiretaps

The government claims Sprint "inflated its charges by approximately 58 percent," which amounts to more than $21 million in overpayment.

By March 3, 2014

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Qualcomm called out by China for alleged overcharging, dominance

China's anti-monopoly body says Qualcomm is abusing its market dominance and could face more than $1 billion in fines.

By February 19, 2014

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Sprint to pay $15.5M to settle suit over wiretap costs

Feds alleged the company overcharged for wiretapping by $21 million, but the two reach a settlement for much less.

By April 10, 2015

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Samsung just killed my two favorite Android features

The Galaxy S5 and earlier Galaxy smartphones had replaceable batteries and storage expansion slots. But the new GS6 says goodbye to that flexibility in favor of a sleeker design.

By March 1, 2015

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New Comcast TV remote takes curious design cue from Apple

Those who buy Comcast's fancy new XR5 v4 remote will find a new take on a familiar slogan on the back of the device, reminding them that the remote was "designed by Comcast in Philadelphia."

By February 17, 2015

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Comcast sued by customer who claims company got him fired

After complaining about his Comcast service, Conal O'Rourke claims the cable giant contacted his boss and got him fired.

By October 17, 2014

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This smart battery warns you before catching fire

Stanford University scientists have developed a lithium-ion battery that warns users long before it overheats and explodes.

By October 14, 2014

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Dear piracy apologists: Downloading unreleased films is not cool

Commentary: Even in the age of Spotify and Netflix, the movie-going experience remains largely intact. Not because of greed, but because filmmaking has no good alternative.

By July 29, 2014

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AT&T to pay feds $700,000 to settle overcharging dispute

The Federal Communications Commission announced Tuesday it has reached a $700,000 settlement with AT&T over claims that the carrier overcharged wireless data customers.

By November 6, 2012

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Dear Apple, stop overcharging for extra iPad memory

Yeah, Apple may end up selling a lot of iPad Minis, but the price for bumping the storage up to 32GB or 64GB is getting ridiculous.

By October 31, 2012