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Top 10 Fun Ways to Pass the Time Online When You’re Stuck Waiting

Summary: Whether you’re waiting at the doctor’s office or getting an oil change, we’ve compiled 10 smart and easy ways to pass the time. We all hate to wait, but luckily for you, there are tons ...
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Our 7 Best Security Tips for Your Cell Phone

Summary: Our cell phones have become a literal lifeline for just about everything we do. From banking to healthcare to work to loved ones, most of us carry our whole life around in our pocket — so m ...
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How to Block Spam Calls and Robocalls Once and for All

Summary: Tired of spam calls and robocalls? Here are 5 steps you can take right now to make sure you never receive those pesky calls again (or at least keep them to a minimum). Spam calls are one of t ...
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Infographic: Mobile Phone Usage by Generation

It might feel like the generational divide has never been bigger than when it comes to mobile phone usage. But who is actually spending the most time online? And how do activities and favorite apps va ...
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MVNOs: Everything There is to Know About Mobile Virtual Network Operators

Summary: If you’ve researched different ways to save money on your cell phone bill, you’ve probably heard of an MVNO. Or, at the very least, the ads have followed you around the internet after you ...
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Infographic: The Top 20 Most Popular Mobile Apps

With more than 5 million apps available across both the Apple and Google stores, we were curious — where are most people spending their time? And what are the hottest new apps? Let’s find out. Rea ...
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Why Your 5G Device Still Needs Fiber Internet

Summary: 5G speeds — and 5G-capable cell phones — are already arriving. But 5G isn’t going to replace the need for fiber internet. In fact, it makes fiber even more important. Find out more abou ...
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What’s the Difference Between 4G LTE and 5G Mobile Networks?

Summary: It seems like everyone is talking about 5G — maybe because it promises to deliver speeds far faster than 4G LTE, and change our lives (again). Learn how the two networks relate to one anoth ...
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Top 12 Tips and Tricks for Your Mobile Phone

Summary: We’re spending more time (and money) on our phones than ever. So, you might as well make sure you’re using it as efficiently as possible. We’ve rounded up the top 12 tips for your phone ...