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Wal-Mart escalates cell phone war with smartphone trade-in program

Upgrading your phone? Get ready for some extra walking around money, courtesy of a huge new trade-in program being launched by America’s largest retailer.

Radical PayPal app upgrade streamlines in-store payments

The goal of getting rid of your wallet – and moving all of your financial transactions to your cell phone – just got one step closer with PayPal's updated app.

New HTC Desire 300 and 601 offer big power, low price

Smart phone leader HTC is expanding its device lineup in time for IFA 2013.

Xiaomi the money! Who is this mobile company that's poaching Tech's top shelf talent?

Xiaomi is a name that few Americans have heard, but if this Chinese company continues to progress and scoop up talent like Hugo Barra, it could soon become a household name on our shores.

Amazon Teams with Android Developers to Bring One-Click Shopping to Consumers

The line between e-commerce and entertainment is blurring again: Amazon today is launching a system that lets developers sell physical products through third-party Android apps. To put it another way, consumers will be able to buy stuff from Amazon from within an app on their Android phone without taking the trouble to visit Amazon’s storefront.

Smartphones Flying High: Delta Taps Nokia Lumia 820 for In-Flight Service

The next time you fly Delta, don’t be surprised if a smartphone takes your drink order. The airline announced today that over 19,000 flight attendants will now carry Nokia Lumia 820 handsets for processing in-flight purchases.

Intro to Television Shopping: Things to Know Before You Buy

Your television may or may not be one of your most important tools while in school. It may also just cause you to procrastinate. Either way, you're going to want one. Here's how to pick the best TV for you.

Go Back to School with a Tablet

For the modern student, a tablet might be the single best accessory since the backpack.

What to Look for in a Laptop this School Year

With so many options to consider for a back to school laptop, you may feel like you need to sign up for Laptop 101. Here's a crash course in laptop shopping.

A New Generation of Desktops for a New Generation of Students

Unlike the bulky, beige boxes that cluttered tabletops in the past, today’s desktops are stylish and compact. Here are some of the key points to consider before you buy.

Find Your Back to School Camera

For both casual Instagrammers and serious photographers, a good camera is a must.

A Student's Guide to Gaming Systems

Kicking back with a great video game is a terrific way to give yourself a break from the pressures of school. Here are a few basic tips to keep in mind when you’re choosing a gaming system.

Work Hard and Stay Portable with Windows 8 Tablets

Join the tablet revolution. Windows 8 tablets are light and thin enough to take anywhere, and powerful enough to use for work.

Take Advantage of BYOD Without Sacrificing Security

The BYOD trend comes with its share of challenges, but there are ways to overcome them.

Focus On Your Business and Outsource Your IT Support

When your technology breaks, it can cripple your business. Reliable, outsourced IT support is the ideal solution to keeping your business running.