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Over 3 Million Smartphones Stolen in the USA During 2013

  Over 3 million Americans were the victims of smartphone theft during 2013, according to a Consumer Reports survey. That's nearly double the 1.6 million thefts that the company projected in 2012....

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Mobile Data Users Fear Exceeding Their Quota, Open to Sponsored Data Plans

  The majority of US mobile phone users who also watch mobile videos report that they have exceeded their monthly data download allowance....

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Burger King Expands In-Store Wi-Fi Coverage with AT&T

  USA fast food chain, Burger King has extended its Wi-Fi agreement with AT&T to expand the service to all its outlets....

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AT&T Wins Telematics Airtime Contract from Volvo Cars

  USA based AT&T says that it has won a contract to provide wireless connectivity to Volvo Cars sold in the USA and Canada....

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CTIA Announces Voluntary Support for Anti-Theft Mechanisms in Smartphones

  In an effort to avoid mandatory regulation, the US mobile industry has agreed to a voluntary code of practice designed to make smartphones less desirable to thieves....

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Motorola Solutions to Sell its Enterprise Division for $3.45 Billion

  Motorola Solutions has announced that it is selling its Enterprise division to Zebra Technologies in an all-cash transaction that values the division at US$3.45 billion....

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US Airways Apologises for Twitter Gaff

  The American airline, US Airways has issued an appology after its Twitter account was used to send an explicit photo in response to a customer complaint....

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Mozilla Names New Interim CEO to Lead Firefox Development

  The Mozilla Foundation has named another company insider as its interim CEO as it recovers from the controversy over the appointment of its last short-lived leader....

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T-Mobile USA Stops Automatically Billing Customers for Exceeding Tariff Allowances

  T-Mobile USA says that it will cease charging overage fees when a customer uses more of the mobile network's services than they were expecting to be charged for....

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T-Mobile CEO Shows Off Gold Plated HTC Phone

  Taiwan's HTC may release phones that get good reviews, but it struggles to persuade customers to buy them. However, it can't be criticized for a lack of marketing skills....

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