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overcharging

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Here are the reasons why so many hoverboards are catching fire

Buying a self-balancing scooter? You might want to think twice.

By December 22, 2015

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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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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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Telecom monopoly overcharging Mexicans billions

A new report shows that Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim is running a telecom monopoly that is costing the Mexican economy billions every year.

By January 31, 2012

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DOJ sues Oracle for alleged overcharging

Justice Department joins a whistleblower lawsuit against Oracle that accuses the company of defrauding the U.S. government.

By June 17, 2010

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Buzz Out Loud 1398: The Bing sting (podcast)

Is Microsoft copying Google's search results? Probably: but how bad is that, really? Or is it just smart? Plus, the ISP conflict of interest nightmare scenario comes to pass in Canada, and it's bad news for everyone. Are you watching, DOJ? Plus, a lawsuit accuses AT&T of overcharging for data, and petri meat is coming, people. You just wait. --Molly

By February 1, 2011

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Ep. 1398: The Bing sting

Is Microsoft copying Google's search results? Probably: but how bad is that, really? Or is it just smart? Plus, the ISP conflict of interest nightmare scenario comes to pass in Canada, and it's bad news for everyone. Are you watching, DOJ? Plus, a lawsuit accuses AT&T of overcharging for data, and petri meat is coming, people. You just wait. --Molly

By February 1, 2011

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Power plug disconnects on its own

A student at the Rhode Island School of Design has come up with an ingenious way to prevent unnecessary overcharging.

By February 23, 2010