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22 Attorneys General Sue to Block FCC's Net Neutrality Repeal

Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson today, along with the attorneys general of 20 other states and the District of Columbia, filed a petition to block the FCC’s attempt to repeal net neutrality. The FCC voted in December to scrap Obama-era rules that prohibit internet service providers from prioritizing some …

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This could be why some Apple iPhone batteries are exploding

Last week, we told you about two different cases where Apple iPhone batteries exploded and caught on fire at Apple Stores in Zurich, Switzerland and Valencia, Spain. While Apple has not commented on the incidents, no one was hospitalized as a result of the explosions, which created flames and heavy …

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OnePlus Eying U.S. Carriers As It Preps Next Flagship

OnePlus is looking to grow its business beyond the enthusiast crowd. Speaking to CNET, OnePlus CEO Pete Lau said, “If the right opportunity and right timing come along, we’ll be very happy to experiment” with a distribution deal with U.S. carriers. OnePlus handsets are available only from the company itself. …

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Republicans Don't Want U.S. Gov Using Huawei, ZTE Equipment

A new bill introduced by Texas Representative Michael Conaway (R) would prevent any part of the U.S government from using equipment from Chinese companies Huawei and ZTE. The “Defending U.S. Government Communications Act” (H.R. 4747) explicitly prohibits the government from “using or contracting with an entity that uses certain telecommunications …

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T-Mobile Rolls Out Another BOGO

T-Mobile today announced a buy-one, get-one deal that sees major discounts on top phones. T-Mobile says 12 flagship devices from the likes of LG and Samsung qualify for the promotion, including the G6, V30, S8, and Note8. To qualify, customers will have to activate one new line of service and …

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