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Can a phone replace your wallet? I went shopping to find out.

CNET editor Sharon Profis takes Apple Pay, Google Wallet and PayPal for a test drive and compares the options.

By October 20, 2014

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Android version report card: How the top phones line up

Wondering if your recently purchased Android handset will be updated with Lollipop? Check out our handy chart which covers a variety of top smartphones.

By October 22, 2014

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Got a new iPad and want to switch carriers? Turns out it's not so easy

So much for a universal Apple SIM. AT&T and T-Mobile both lock down iPad SIM cards in their stores. The difference is a T-Mobile iPad purchased at an Apple store will remain open.

By October 24, 2014

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Moto X 'Pure Edition' to be unlocked and unbranded, report indicates

Android purists may soon be able to purchase an unlocked version of the flagship smartphone that's devoid of carrier influence.

By September 12, 2014

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Get an unlocked Samsung Galaxy S4 Active for $274.99

Bring on the surf and sand! Samsung's ruggedized version of the beloved S4 is a colossal bargain, and you can take it to any GSM carrier.

By August 6, 2014

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President signs cell phone unlocking bill into law

Obama signs a bill into law that makes unlocking a cell phone legal again, making it easier for some consumers to take their phones with them when they change wireless operators.

By August 1, 2014

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​Will a cell phone unlocking law really matter?

Lawmakers on both sides of the political aisle pass a bill that will make unlocking a cell phone legal again. But will it really give consumers more choices?

By July 28, 2014

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Unlock your phone with Motorola's 'digital tattoo'

Motorola unveils a near-field communication security sticker for your wrist, Sony's high-priced Walkman gets buzz, and the cute Jibo robot wants to be part of the family.

By July 23, 2014

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Unlock your phone with Motorola's 'digital tattoo'

Motorola unveils a near-field communication security sticker for your wrist, Sony's high-priced Walkman gets buzz, and the cute Jibo robot wants to be part of the family.

By July 23, 2014

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Get an unlocked Google Play Edition smartphone for cheap(er)

For $399.99 or less, you can score models including the HTC One, Samsung Galaxy S4, and Sony Z Ultra.

By July 17, 2014