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Adjust Google Play to require a password for every purchase

Update your password requirement on Google Play to discontinue the 30-minute grace period for purchases.

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T-Mobile gets another bidder: France's Illiad

The French telecommunications company is making a play for T-Mobile, according to The Wall Street Journal.

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5.7-inch LG G Vista joins Verizon family for $99 on-contract

The budget "phablet" comes with an 8-megapixel camera, a 1.2GHz quad-core chipset, and LG's signature rear controls.

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HTC's profit up, but no sign of recovery just yet

Mobile device maker posts revenue of $2.2 billion and a profit of $76.5 million during the quarter that ended in June.

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Why T-Mobile figures it will steal more customers with iPhone 6

T-Mobile CEO John Legere believes the pieces are in place to benefit from iPhone switchers after Apple launches a new smartphone -- likely in September.

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Xiaomi jumps to fifth-largest smartphone maker worldwide

The young Chinese company has quickly gained market share and now takes its place in the top 5 as the "star performer" in the second quarter, according to Strategy Analytics.

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Apple now rumored to launch iPhone 6 on October 14

If the rumors are true, October promises to be a busy month for Apple with new iPhones, iPads, and possibly the iWatch.

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T-Mobile Q2 profit jumps as customer growth pops again

T-Mobile's customer base surpassed the 50 million mark as aggressive promotions once again stoked growth. Its profit was helped by a gain from a spectrum licensing deal.

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Fitness tracking goes under the security spotlight

Hackable location tracking, poor password management, and a lack of privacy policies: Symantec has a number of concerns about the fitness tracking boom.

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Senate blasts mobile carriers for profiting from phony fees

AT&T, Verizon, Sprint, and T-Mobile all allegedly "crammed" customers with third-party charges that cost hundreds of millions of dollars, Senate report says.

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​Korean handset maker Pantech saved from bankruptcy

Despite reluctance from three major carriers, creditors have agreed to extend Pantech's deadline for debt repayment by two years, keeping the South Korean company alive for the time being.

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Use Android Wear as a remote shutter button

Here is how to use Android Wear as a remote to snap your smartphone selfies and group shots with ease.

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