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T-Mobile schools AT&T, Verizon on better phone upgrades with only a smattering of profanity

At a press event Wednesday, T-Mobile announced a new program that lets people upgrade their phones twice a year as well as further expansion of its LTE network.

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Review: Sony's Xperia Z is the Aquaman of phones

Waterproof, dust-proof, and beach-ready: Neither sand nor surf nor bright sunlight can stop Sony's new Android phone.

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Sony teams devices to merge the best of tablet and phone

So-called phablets merge the best features of phones and tablets, but early entries are awkward; wearable devices may make them powerful and mainstream, as well as acceptable in business.

Sony releases a complicated fix for PlayStation 3 consoles borked by recent update

Sony has finally released another update to cure PlayStation 3 consoles borked by a recent, more disastrous update, but you'll need to jump through some hoops to get your console up and running again.

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Sony stages human billboard stunt at Wimbledon to push its 4K HDTVs

Sony’s oddball marketing campaign coincides with the U.K. launch of its 55X9 Bravia and 65X9 Bravia Ultra HD televisions. Sony’s 55- and 65-inch Ultra HDTVs, which feature a display resolution of 3840 by 2160 pixels, went on sale in the U.S. in April.

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Sony Unveils Xperia Z Tablet and Smartphone

Sony announces new high-end products in the Xperia Z line.

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Sony launches water-resistant smart watch and smartphone with 6.4-inch screen

Sony has launched the SmartWatch 2, an update of its Android-based watch, while the competition still seems largely to be in development mode. The company is also hoping to attract users that want a smartphone with a really big screen with the 6.4-inch Xperia Z Ultra.

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Sony says PS3 consoles borked by recent software update will be fixed with June 27 patch

Got a PlayStation paperweight on your hands? A fix is coming, but it ain't coming quickly.

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Sony Xperia A doubles Samsung Galaxy S4 in head-to-head Japan sales

Sales of Sony's Xperia A smartphone have doubled those of the Samsung Galaxy S4 at Japan's main carrier, after a nationwide sales campaign that exclusively promoted the two handsets side-by-side.

Sony yanks PlayStation 3 update after it bricks consoles

Sony's gaming division pulled its latest firmware update for the PlayStation 3 Wednesday, after widespread reports that installing it could render the console useless.

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