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Pay-per-use bandwidth? Not without some ground rules

Molly Wood faces the hard reality that the days of unlimited bandwidth are over, but she's not going to get taken to the cleaners by greedy providers. Here's how to make pay-per-use a fair deal for everyone.

By May 17, 2012

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Pay-per-use bandwidth? Not without some ground rules

Molly Wood faces the hard reality that the days of unlimited bandwidth are over, but she's not going to get taken to the cleaners by greedy providers.

By May 16, 2012

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Pay with your wrist using PayPal on Android Wear

How would you like to pay for that? Cash, credit, or smartwatch?. By using voice and a few taps, users can find participating stores and pay for items with their Android Wear smartwatches through the PayPal app. CNET's Sumi Das visits PayPal headquarters for a demonstration.

By August 4, 2014

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Pay for coffee at Starbucks using Android Wear

Forget paying for morning coffee with cash or your phone; flash your wrist instead.

By August 11, 2014

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Overcast: Podcast Player (iOS)

With solid basic features in the free version, you should definitely give Overcast a test drive, but check out the competition before paying the higher price.

July 24, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating July 24, 2014

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Microsoft outlines pay-per-use PC vision

In a patent application, Redmond argues that you would benefit from metered computing by having a PC with an extended "useful life."

By December 29, 2008

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Symantec eyes pay-per-use software

Virtualization may spell the end of expensive long-term software-licensing deals, enabling the monitoring of each software instance use, according to the security company.

By October 9, 2008

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Google patents 'pay per gaze' to track viewing of offline and online ads

The patent details the use of a Google Glass-style sensor to see when users were looking at both online and real-world advertising.

By August 18, 2013

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Restaurant uses parachutes, PayPal to deliver sandwiches

If your restaurant is on the seventh floor and your customers are down on the street, how do you get them their food quickly and efficiently? Throw it out the window of course.

By March 21, 2014

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85 per cent of iOS 7 users have never used Siri, survey says

A majority of iPhone owners have never used Siri, according to research that sees Siri users divided on whether it lives up to Apple's promises.

By October 21, 2013