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You can now find out if US spies passed on your data to the UK in illegal surveillance

Following a landmark UK decision ruling certain mass surveillance practices illegal, a privacy group has simplified the process of demanding to know if your rights were violated.

By February 16, 2015

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Huawei's new focus on high-end phones is a good idea, but won't be easy

The Chinese smartphone maker's new plans to sell more top-tier devices is the right move for Huawei, a company that's made its name on the middle- to lower-end. But it's a tough time to try to get ahead.

By January 29, 2015

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​Verizon CEO throws cold water on AOL deal rumors

Lowell McAdam says Verizon doesn't want to become a content company and denies serious acquisition talks. But he leaves open the possibility of a future partnership.

By January 6, 2015

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Get a Zoom 5341J DOCSIS 3.0 cable modem for $69.97

Stop paying your cable provider a monthly rental fee!

By September 26, 2014

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Cheap Windows 'Chromebook killers' lack the way to slay

Microsoft is pushing inexpensive laptops to contain the growing Google-fueled threat. But they could wind up as extinct as the late-naughts netbook.

By September 17, 2014

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Verizon boosts Fios upload speeds to match downloads

The goal is to appeal to customers who need to upload videos, photos, and other bandwidth-consuming content.

By July 21, 2014

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Beats hit some high notes, but the purchase doesn't measure up

Apple gained a number of asets when it acquired Beats, but there's little there that the company couldn't have built itself or acquired less expensively.

By May 30, 2014

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NSA top lawyer says tech giants knew about data collection

Nevermind the vociferous denials from tech titans like Google, Microsoft, and Apple. They knew the government was collecting their user data, the NSA's general counsel says.

By March 19, 2014

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Facebook 'like' losing retailers' love

For brands, Pinterest's pin was more desirable than Facebook's "like" in 2013.

By January 10, 2014

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Sorry, AT&T: T-Mobile says it has fastest wireless network in US

CEO John Legere takes another jab at AT&T by touting data from Speedtest.net that he claims proves T-Mobile has a faster 4G LTE network than any other wireless carrier in the US.

By January 8, 2014