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J.D. Power Study Finds AT&T Delivers Top Mobile Purchase Experience SLIDESHOW

A J.D. Power study found that AT&T was the only major carrier to beat the industry average in wireless customer purchase experience.
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VC Firm Benchmark Capital Sues to Oust Kalanick From Uber's Board

NEWS ANALYSIS: Major Uber investor Benchmark Capital claims it was defrauded by former CEO Travis Kalanick in a board organization vote and sues to remove him from the board.

Facebook Launches Social Network Assault on TV with Watch

NEWS ANALYSIS: The world's largest social network, which has been envious of YouTube, Netflix, Vimeo and other video providers for years, has set the table for its own online television network.
Driverless Van Goes Viral

Virginia Tech Disguises Human to Simulate 'Driverless' Van

NEWS ANALYSIS: Video of an apparently driverless Ford van cruising the streets of Arlington, Va. went viral. But in reality the van was controlled by a human disguised as a car seat.
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Hedge Fund Wants Qualcomm to Raise $38 Billion Bid for NXP VIDEO

DAILY VIDEO: Activist investor pushes Qualcomm to up its $38B NXP bid; Google engineer's 'manifesto' fuels gender discrimination controversy; What Samsung must do right with upcoming Galaxy Note 8 smartphone; and there's more.

T-Mobile Seniors Plan Offers Smartphone Users 55+ Two Lines for $60

Customers who are 55 or older can now get two lines with unlimited data, voice and text for $60 combined, including taxes and fees.

Motorola Moto G5S Plus Smartphone Combines Power and Affordability SLIDESHOW

Motorola's Moto G5 smartphone line has proven popular with smartphone buyers who want affordably priced handset with midrange processing power and features. Now Lenovo is extending the line with the G5S Plus which delivers some surprising extras for $230.
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Samsung Galaxy S8 Active Smartphone Available at AT&T on Aug. 11

The ruggedized handset is the fifth generation of Samsung's shock-, shatter-, water- and dust-resistant Galaxy Active series phones.

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active Designed to Resist Rough Handling SLIDESHOW

The Samsung Galaxy S8 Active, introduced Aug. 7, is basically a big-screen Galaxy S8 strengthened to withstand more than the usual drops and shocks or even the occasional soaking.
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What Samsung Must Do Right With Upcoming Galaxy Note 8 Smartphone

NEWS ANALYSIS: When the new Note 8 is unveiled later this month as expected, it will supersede the troubled Note7 smartphone from 2016.

Activist Investor Pushes Qualcomm to Up Its $38B NXP Bid

Hedge fund Elliott Management has a 6 percent stake in NXP and calls the semiconductor maker's shares significantly undervalued.

A Look Inside Apple's Surprising Third-Quarter Earnings Report SLIDESHOW

There has been a lot of hand-wringing about weak iPhone and iPad sales after Apple's second-quarter earnings report in May. But Apple's earnings rebounded strongly in its third fiscal quarter. Here is a look at what drove Apple's earnings.
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Google Tweaks Play Store Search to Reward Android App Quality

Google Play Store search will deprecate applications that chew up battery life, take too long to load or crash frequently.

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