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Dan Hesse (R),CEO of Sprint speaks to NASCAR driver Jimmie Johnson on stage during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series awards banquet at the Wynn Las Vegas Hotel on December 3, 2010 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

Larry Magid: Sprint CEO Talks About Privacy, Unlimited Data

At the IFA technology show in Berlin, I conducted an on-stage interview with Sprint CEO Dan Hesse. He talked a lot about the issues facing carriers like Sprint, including privacy.

09/07/2013

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Tech Report: Text Now Enters Mobile Market; Offers Data, Not Minutes

Our technology analyst explains how Text Now will enter the mobile phone market and offer data instead of selling minutes.

08/07/2013

A T-Mobile store sign. (Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

Tech Report: T-Mobile To Offer iPhone Without Contract

T-Mobile announced they’ll begin offering the iPhone in April, but will change how customers pay for their phones and that they can have a plan without a two-year contract.

03/27/2013

The new iPhone 5 is displayed during an Apple special event at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts on September 12, 2012 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Tech Report: New iPhone Pre-orders Setting Records, But What About Your Old Phone?

Apple said its new iPhone 5 sold at a record setting pace as the company took in more than two million preorders in the first 24 hours, but what to do with your old phone?

09/17/2012

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Tech Report: T-Mobile Offers New Unlimited Data Plan

T-Mobile announced it’s now offering unlimited data plans for their smartphone subscribers following in the footsteps of Sprint.

08/22/2012

A man uses 'Siri' on the iPhone 4S. (Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

Apple’s Squeeze Hits Phone Companies, Competitors

Apple’s success is good for the U.S. economy, and some businesses, like software developers and memory-chip makers, have benefited from the disruption Apple is causing. But its enormous gains have resulted in others’ pains, sometimes in unexpected places.

04/23/2012

A man uses 'Siri' on the iPhone 4S. (Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

New Database Could Curb Smartphone Thefts In Bay Area, Nation

Smartphone thieves could soon be stopped in their digital tracks with a new database that will allow service providers to block service to stolen phones.

04/09/2012

Apple's Senior Vice President of Worldwide product marketing Phil Schiller introduces the new  iPhone 4s at the company's headquarters October 4, 2011 in Cupertino.

Apple Announces Record 1st Day Pre-Orders For New iPhone

First-day pre-orders of Apple’s iPhone 4S have topped 1 million, breaking the record set by last year’s model.

10/10/2011

Apple iPhone 4. (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Sprint To Reportedly Buy More Than 30M iPhones

Sprint Nextel Corp. has committed to buying more than 30 million iPhones over the next four years, imposing a heavy burden on an already cash-strapped company, according to a report published Monday.

10/03/2011

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ConsumerWatch: Government Sues To Block AT&T, T-Mobile Merger

The Justice Department filed suit Wednesday to block AT&T’s $39 billion deal to buy T-Mobile USA on grounds that it would raise prices for consumers.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–08/31/2011

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