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Verizon iPhone 5′s Secret Feature: It’s ‘Unlocked’

The Verizon version of the iPhone 5, which went on sale in Bay Area stores Friday, comes with a secret and unexpected feature: it works on AT&T’s network as well.

09/22/2012

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

Apple Senior Vice President of Worldwide product marketing Phil Schiller announces the new iPhone 5 during an Apple special event at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts on September 12, 2012 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

iPhone 5 Unveiled At Apple Event In San Francisco

After weeks of speculation, anticipation and a dose of hype, Apple unveiled the newest version of its wildly popular smartphone at an event in San Francisco on Wednesday.

09/12/2012

A man uses two smartphones. (Indranil Mukherjee/AFP/Getty Images)

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

The Verizon version of the Apple iPhone. (Don Emmert/AFP/Getty Images)

Tech Report: Who Benefits From Verizon’s Share Everything Plan?

Verizon Wireless will soon offer consumers a “Share Everything” plan, where customers will be able to connect up to 10 devices to a pool data plan. But who will really benefit from this?

06/12/2012

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

A Redbox DVD kiosk. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Tech Report: Verizon & Redbox Combine For Video Service

Verizon and Redbox, the company whose DVD kiosks are in grocery stores, are teaming up for a service that will combine physical DVD’s with streaming video.

02/07/2012

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Tech Report: Verizon To Challenge Netflix In Streaming Market

Verizon Communications has plans to launch a service that will allow people to stream movies and television shows over the Internet. KCBS Technology Analyst Larry Magid looks at how the new service will differ from Netflix.

12/06/2011

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

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