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We used to have no choice when it came to telephone and television service. Monopolies tied our hands and kept prices elevated. Today, we have so many choices, and every year new technologies offer even more possibilities to us.Helpful Guides and Links:
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Free apps to protect your phone from theft

Free apps to protect your phone from theft

Apple's new embedded "kill switch" technology has been thwarting phone thieves. Android users can get the same protection with free apps

T-Mobile offering unlimited free music

T-Mobile offering unlimited free music

If music on the go is your thing, T-Mobile is a cell provider to look at. Clark explains how the mobile carrier is bring the music to the people.

Free iPhone 5s Trial From T-Mobile

T-Mobile has faced challenges trying to attract customers from AT&T and Verizon. So now they’ve hit on a new strategy: Giving free iPhones for 1 week so potential customers can take their network on a test drive! The self-proclaimed “Un-carrier” did away with contracts back in 2013. But they’ve been ...

A Parent's Guide To Mobile Device Safety

Smartphones and tablets are great for keeping kids entertained on long road trips or in the carpool line. But there are some dangers to your wallet when your kids play with your gadgets. In-game app charges on kids' games have become a real problem for parents. It's not uncommon for ...

T-Mobile Sued Over Cram Charges

T-Mobile is publicly trying to be the most customer-friendly of the Big 4 wireless carriers, but they're now being sued by the feds for allegedly making money off unwanted services they secretly foisted on subscribers. Here's why the feds are taking on T-Mobile The Federal Trade Commission alleges in its ...

Supreme Court Rules Against Aereo

The Supreme Court has put the kibosh on a new startup from the founder of Fox TV that offered an affordable way to take your local broadcast TV on the go. For $8/month, Aereo subscribers were able to stream ABC, CBS, Fox, and NBC to phones, tablets, and Internet-enabled TVs. ...

A new $20/month unlimited talk/text cell plan

A new $20/month unlimited talk/text cell plan

Want to pay just $20 a month for unlimited talk and text with 1 GB of high-speed data and throttled data after that? Check out this deal.

Kill Switch Technology Coming To Android

With smartphone theft the No. 1 crime in many metro areas, Apple has defied wireless operators and mobile manufacturers to do the right thing for consumers. Apple's iOS 7 offers kill switch-like technology that thwarts smartphone thieves Along with the introduction of iOS 7, Apple rolled out a software update ...

Can Using a Find My Phone App Be Dangerous?

If your phone or laptop goes missing, there are a variety of free apps that will help you locate it and protect your data so crooks can't compromise your financial security. But will using them put you in physical danger? Find my phone apps help address a rampant crime Theft ...

How To Turn Off Appleā€™s Frequent Locations Tracking

If you’re unhappy with all the tracking Apple does on you, there’s now something you can do about it. There had been rumors that iOS 7 would have special spy capabilities in it. I dismissed the reports at first, but the tech blogs have been blowing up with info about ...

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