T-Mobile's new twist: Free music streaming, iPhone test-drives

The wireless network offers week-long iPhone 5S trials, free data for streaming music. Also: LinkedIn launches a Job Search app and Intel's Pocket Avatars app turns you into a talking 3D cartoon.

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In this tech-news roundup:

  • T-Mobile turns to music apps and iPhone test-drives to attract new customers. Learn how the wireless carrier won't count music streaming against monthly data limits.
  • Skip the networking side of LinkedIn with a new spin-off app just for job listings. LinkedIn Job Search keeps it simple when you're on the hunt.
  • Turn yourself into a cartoon with Intel's Pocket Avatars app. It's far from your typical messaging app.

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T-Mobile's new twist: Free music streaming, iPhone test-drives