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Sprint agrees to pay $7.5M to FCC in 'Do Not Call' settlement

The phone company hands millions to the US government in the largest-ever settlement over the opt-out-of-telemarketing registry.

By May 19, 2014

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Screen unwanted calls without one-at-a-time blocking

The free Nomorobo service and AT&T's Privacy Manager help reduce the number of nuisance calls that aren't blocked by the Do Not Call registry.

By April 17, 2014

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Fickle teens love Apple more than ever, survey shows

A Piper Jaffray survey finds 61 percent of US teens have iPhones, up from 48 percent last year. It's also almost double the percentage from two years ago. Are other brands really losing among teens?

By April 11, 2014

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Get an Ooma Telo home phone system for $79.99

The time has come to bid goodbye to your landline. Install an Ooma and you're looking at nearly free home phone service for life.

By April 10, 2014

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Avoid spam calls, find numbers faster with Current Caller ID on Android

Calls from telemarketers can eat up your monthly minutes, or just plain waste your time. If you're tired of answering or calling back to these "businesses," the most recent update to the Current Caller ID app by Whitepages is here to help.

By February 28, 2014

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YouTube has spoken: Horse-loving puppy wins Super Bowl

Many, many people have stared teary-eyed at a puppy who loves a Clydesdale. At least that's what 19 million YouTube views suggest.

By January 30, 2014

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Time-saving tips for the new year

Make a resolution to be more productive in 2014 by avoiding time sinks and focusing on tools and techniques that help you work more efficiently.

By December 31, 2013

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The 404 1,332: Where we tell you how we got these scars (podcast)

Today we'll tell you how to make money swiping ads on your phone, revisit popular tech terms defined by the '90s, and question why surgeons in South Korea are carving permanent smiles into women's faces.

By August 29, 2013

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Get an Obihai OBi100 voice-over-IP adapter for $29.99

Designed to pair with Google Voice but compatible with other VoIP providers, this little gizmo promises free (or at least dirt-cheap) phone service for life.

By June 13, 2013

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The Yahoo e-mail privacy flap that wasn't

Why is the Internet so outraged about Yahoo scanning e-mail to improve the relevance of advertisements? This privacy flap already happened... in 2011.

By June 3, 2013