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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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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

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SoftBank targets broadband to justify T-Mobile buyout -- report

SoftBank CEO Masayoshi Son will reportedly argue that having a strong third mobile carrier will help even the playing field for in-home broadband.

By March 10, 2014

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Sprint approves KitKat update for more Samsung smartphones

The carrier will soon deploy Android 4.4.2 upgrades to a wider circle of its Galaxy phones and tablets.

By March 5, 2014

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T-Mobile CEO tweets love for Galaxy Note 3 (from iPhone)

John Legere manages to wriggle out of a small faux pas, by attempting to prove he carries both gadgets with him. His iPhone is his tweeter phone.

By October 22, 2013