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quick-messaging phone


HTC Freestyle brings quick messaging to AT&T

The HTC Freestyle isn't a high-end smartphone, but the quick-messaging device brings a fair number of features beginning February 13 to AT&T.

By February 8, 2011


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AT&T pushes quick-messaging phones

AT&T executives at CTIA said there is an untapped market of customers interested in a new category of phone called quick messaging devices.

By March 24, 2010


Larry Page excited by bets on Google Now, Voice, and Glass

Regarding lowering the $1,500 price for Google Glass, the Google CEO says, "The price tag was set for developers for early test. We don't have news to announce there."

By April 18, 2013


Back to cell phone basics: Buying a non-smartphone

In this edition of Ask Maggie, CNET"s Marguerite Reardon offers some suggestions for buying basic feature phones, a choice that could save you some money.

By November 23, 2012


Can you ditch your smartphone data plan for Wi-Fi?

With so much free Wi-Fi around, it would be great if wireless operators allowed people to chuck their smartphone data plans. In Ask Maggie, CNET's Marguerite Reardon explains why that will never happen.

By November 28, 2012


Replace a 'dumb phone' with an iPhone now or wait until later?

A first-time iPhone customer wants to know if she should buy a used iPhone now or wait until the fall for the new version of the device. CNET's Marguerite Reardon offers some advice.

By July 10, 2012


Cricket adds another ZTE phone to lineup

Leap Wireless' prepaid brand Cricket will soon sell the ZTE Memo. The advanced feature phone is the latest device from the Chinese manufacturer on Cricket's network.

By October 20, 2011


How young is too young for a cellphone or smartphone?

Ask Maggie offers advice on when children should get their first cellphone and when parents should consider buying a smartphone.

By November 29, 2011


Dialed In 161: Barcelona bound

Forget the post-CES lull, the wireless industry is as busy as ever. This week on Dialed In we plan for Mobile World Congress and discuss the new phones from HP and Kyocera.

By February 9, 2011


Samsung Solstice II, a midrange touch-screen phone (full review)

We review the Samsung Solstice II, a touch-screen messaging phone for AT&T.

By November 18, 2010