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T-Mobile woos Verizon customers by offering phones with free trials

The carrier's new "Never Settle" promotion will give Verizon customers a free phone to play with for 14 days and then pay Verizon's early termination fee for customers who switch over permanently.

By May 5, 2015

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Taylor Swift is right: Spotify should lose its free music option

Spotify offers a free music tier that delivers a good portion of the service's paid subscription version. And that's exactly the problem.

By May 2, 2015

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Sprint holds on to No. 3 spot in wireless -- but at a cost

Its pitch to consumers pays off with a gain of 1.2 million customers to hold T-Mobile at bay. Still, Sprint's aggressive promotions have also brought mounting losses.

By May 5, 2015

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HBO Now promotes launch with Iron Thrones on Uber

Mother of CNET Updates Bridget Carey takes HBO's Uber promotion for a spin, and discusses how HBO's new streaming service handles demand for "Game of Thrones". Also: Guitar Hero returns and GameStop goes retro.

By April 15, 2015

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HBO Now promotes launch with Iron Thrones on Uber

HBO's new streaming service faces trial in how it handles Game of Thrones demand. Bridget Carey-si, mother of CNET Updates, takes HBO Now's Uber promotion for a spin. Also: Guitar Hero returns and GameStop goes retro.

By April 15, 2015

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Watch: How to survive a free-falling elevator

Lonely Planet offers its advice on how to live through an elevator crash. But is the information really sound?

By May 4, 2015

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T-Mobile's MetroPCS launches $50 unlimited LTE plan in latest promotion

The prepaid carrier gives customers unlimited access to high-speed data, but with a few caveats.

By January 21, 2015

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Microsoft to discount Xbox Music by 50 percent in one-day promotion

The discount is part of Microsoft's 12 Days of Deals. The Xbox Music Pass streaming-music service normally costs $99.90 a year, but it will go for $49.90 on Friday.

By December 18, 2014

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Samsung stingy on promotions due to recent profit drops

Samsung Group commenced its yearly reshuffle, showing fewer executive-level promotions than last year, a reflection of the falling profits of its flagship company, Samsung Electronics.

By December 3, 2014

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European Parliament vote promotes idea of a Google breakup

A resolution calls on Europe's competition regulators to consider "unbundling" Google's other commercial services from its search business. The vote sends a signal -- but it's only symbolic.

By November 27, 2014