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Supreme Court refuses to hear NSA, AT&T wiretapping case

The U.S. Supreme Court has refused to overturn legal immunity for telecom carriers that allegedly participated with a U.S. National Security Agency surveillance program during the last decade.

Samsung's Windows 8 laptop hybrid coming to AT&T

AT&T will later this year carry the ATIV Smart PC, first unveiled in August.

Update: AT&T announces Lumia 920 rollout plans

The Lumia 920 is one of the first handsets to run Windows Phone 8

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Groups to file net neutrality complaint against AT&T over FaceTime

Advocacy groups plan to file a complaint against AT&T, alleging violating the U.S. FCC's net neutrality rules.

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The Nokia Lumia 900: How to Get it for Free

Microsoft and Nokia hope the well-equipped Lumia 900 will finally get U.S. smartphone customers to take a serious look at Windows Phone, an impressive mobile operating system that hasn't had much luck gaining market share.

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Linksys Powerline Connections: Wired Without Wires

Powerline networks operate by sending a modulated carrier signal over your regular AC wiring.

AT&T Won't Appeal Decision in Throttling Suit

Goliath decides to pay off David and move on, so a customer wins his lawsuit against a vendor for reneging on marketing claims.

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AT&T to Appeal Ruling in Throttling Case

The company’s move is no surprise: Half of its smartphone users -- about 17 million customers -- are on so-called unlimited plans and it could find itself in a legal nightmare if other customers win similar cases.

UPDATE: Google Wallet Security Concerns Raised

Security firm Zvelo has discovered that the Google Wallet PIN, which is required of users to confirm purchases made with their phones, can be cracked via an exhaustive numerical search.

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TVs Are Interesting Again

Big and beautiful TVs earned the most oohs, ahhs, and accolades at CES, including super-slim OLED displays with stunning pictures and prototype wireless TVs that ditch unsightly cords.

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