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AT&T adds free international texting to Mobile Share plans

And cheap international calls are coming for people without a contract.

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OnLive founder promises perfect wireless service in crowds

Steve Perlman's Artemis technology promises to create "p-cells" that can help mobile devices thrive in close proximity. Here's how it works.

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LA building's lights interfere with cellular network, FCC says

The FCC has cited the owner of a Los Angeles building for using faulty fluorescents after a complaint form a carrier.

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Verizon Edge trade-in plan now lets you swap phones every month (with a catch)

Verizon tweaked the trade-in timing of its Edge plan, but the cost is still sky-high.

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Mobile data use nearly doubled in the past year

You're using way more data now than you used to. What's that mean for data caps?

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AT&T, T-Mobile shift tactics as smartphones saturate markets

Getting your hands on a new iPhone may soon cost you more, as carriers move away from subsidies and aim to make customers pay for their phones directly.

Scratch Wireless appears with free calls, texts, and data - but not on the go

Scratch Wireless is yet another low-cost mobile provider, but watch out for those gotchas that come along with its free calls, texts, and data.

FCC wants to make carriers report cell outages in disasters

The proposed rule, announced Thursday and expected to be open for comment within days, is intended to give consumers a way to compare wireless performance in emergencies.

One Up vs. the world: How does Sprint's new annual upgrade plan stack up?

Sprint announced a new annual upgrade plan just in time for the new iPhones, and it's one of the best deals around.