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Are you overpaying for smartphone data?

Most smartphone subscribers only use about 20 percent of the data in their monthly plan. But heavy data subscribers are flocking to Sprint Nextel, while light users looking for a good deal are going to T-Mobile.

By August 3, 2011


UK mobile subscribers overpaying £200 a year in wrong-tariff foolishness

Mobile bills analysis firm billmonitor reckons Brits are collectively wasting nearly £5bn per year on the wrong mobile tariffs -- an average of nearly £200 per person on the wrong contract.

By April 11, 2011


Yahoo exec rips Google for overpaying for YouTube

Such a comment from a Yahoo executive is surprising, but this is just part of the long-running debate about whether YouTube makes money.

By March 28, 2011


Study: U.S. wireless subscribers overpay on service

A new study released by BillShrink suggests that American wireless subscribers are overpaying on their phone service by about $366 a year.

By February 3, 2011


Don't be the next victim of Internet scammers

It may take more than an ounce of prevention to avoid falling prey to the growing number of online criminals and their increasingly sophisticated deceptions.

By June 11, 2012


iPhone 4 'Glassgate' class-action lawsuit is a new headache for Apple

A California resident has filed a class-action lawsuit against Apple, after the glass casing on his iPhone 4 broke after being dropped by his daughter.

By January 28, 2011


How to avoid growing number of Internet scams

Desperate job seekers, online classified advertisers, and would-be home workers are increasingly the victims of scammers--but anyone can fall prey to "smishing" text messages.

By January 10, 2011


Five big business techs of the decade

While a number of these technologies have their roots in the prior decade, it's the noughts that saw the pieces fall into place that let them truly change the landscape.

By December 15, 2009


Week in review: Microsoft goes to court

Software giant files two patent suits as Google takes aim at it. No-show Steve Jobs is main topic at Apple shareholder meeting. Also: Facebook malware.

By February 27, 2009


Microsoft wants refund from some laid-off workers

Software giant sends a letter to some of the 1,400 employees it laid off last month letting them know they were overcompensated and that it would like the money back.

By February 21, 2009