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quick-messaging phones


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


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


AT&T gearing up for an 'unbelievable' fourth quarter

Thanks to the iPhone, the company, which reported quarterly earnings today, is bullish heading into the holiday selling season.

By October 20, 2011


AT&T intros new $50 prepaid calling plan

AT&T customers looking for a prepaid plan now have two new options for quick messaging phones and smartphones.

By June 21, 2011


CNET 100: Nicole Lee's favorite Android apps

Nicole Lee picks her 10 favorite Android apps as part of the CNET 100 series. Check out the titles she loves best and be sure to vote for your favorite.

By July 21, 2011