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Verizon punches up its prepaid plans

To keep pace with the increasingly competitive prepaid space, Verizon doles out more data per buck.

By February 4, 2016

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Chatter surfaces about 'fast' Apple A7 chip for iPhone 5S

Speculation is mounting about the rumored A7 processor in the widely expected iPhone 5S. Upshot: it's faster, of course.

By August 25, 2013

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Fusion Garage Grid10 tablet is confusing upshot of TabCo nonsense

Fusion Garage has stopped masquerading as 'TabCo' and announced the Grid10, a 10.1-inch tablet running a slightly confusing looking OS called GridOS.

By August 16, 2011

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VC: There's no Series A crunch, there's a 'seed glut'

During the first CNET Community Series event, three Silicon Valley investors debated the state of funding today. The upshot, there's plenty of money, but too many companies wanting it.

By March 29, 2012

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Thank you, Facebook: A way to demote annoying 'friends' on the sly

There's no chance of hurt feelings, but the upshot is that you'll see a lot less of their wonder-of-me moments in your News Feed every day.

By March 22, 2012

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Ep. 1531: Introducing: Googorola!

Google buys Motorola Mobility! Once we figure out that it's not actually a joke, we grabbed News.com senior writer Maggie Reardon to help break it all down for us. Upshot: patents, patents, and more patents, and a war with its hardware partners. And also, a sea change in the entire industry. So, no big deal. Also, Anonymous rides to war with San Francisco's subway system over free speech, and we're with Anonymous. And did Apple's amazing Photoshop skills kill Galaxy Tab sales in Europe? The plot thickens.

By August 15, 2011

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Buzz Out Loud 1531: Introducing: Googorola! (Podcast)

Google buys Motorola Mobility! Once we figure out that it's not actually a joke, we grabbed News.com senior writer Maggie Reardon to help break it all down for us. Upshot: patents, patents, and more patents, and a war with its hardware partners. And also, a sea change in the entire industry. So, no big deal. Also, Anonymous rides to war with San Francisco's subway system over free speech, and we're with Anonymous. And did Apple's amazing Photoshop skills kill Galaxy Tab sales in Europe? The plot thickens.

By August 15, 2011

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What does AT&T's T-Mobile merger mean to you? (FAQ)

The $39 billion deal bodes a shakeup for the wireless industry. For consumers, the upshot is likely a mixed bag. CNET digs into the good, the bad, and the in-between.

By March 23, 2011

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Ep. 1418: Buzz Out Loud covers Apple iPad 2 announcement

In case you missed the big event and like to get your news recaps as though they're happening in real-time, here's a replay of our live coverage of Apple's iPad 2 announcement! Upshot: Brian Tong really IS NostraTongus, and every other tablet maker on earth better start slashing prices, stat. --Molly

By March 2, 2011

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Buzz Out Loud 1418: Buzz Out Loud covers Apple iPad 2 announcement

In case you missed the big event and like to get your news recaps as though they're happening in real-time, here's a replay of our live coverage of Apple's iPad 2 announcement! Upshot: Brian Tong really IS NostraTongus, and every other tablet maker on earth better start slashing prices, stat. --Molly

By March 2, 2011