1TB Wi-Fi hard drive + 10TB cloud backup from iDrive, $97

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When my parents were young, they’d collect photographs in shoeboxes, albums, and scrapbooks. Now, all of my photos and videos are on a small MicroSD card tucked into the back of my phone. What if I were to lose that phone or, even more likely, that card? Sure, I can back the images up ...

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20 things all Android users should know

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Are you new to the Android platform? Maybe you received a new device as part of a gift over the last month or so and now you’re ready to learn a bit more. Perhaps you just walked out of the store with a new handset only yesterday and you’re somewhat in the dark about everything it ...

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iDrive: Lifetime of unlimited encrypted mobile backup, $10

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Imagine the horror of a bricked or water-damaged phone and the sudden realization that all of your valuable photos, contacts, and sensitive information are drifting away in the digital wind. We think that years worth of collected data is invaluable. Luckily for you, iDrive is asking less than ...

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1TB Wi-Fi hard drive + 10TB cloud backup from iDrive, $97

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When my parents were young, they’d collect photographs in shoeboxes, albums, and scrapbooks. Now, all of my photos and videos are on a small MicroSD card tucked into the back of my phone. What if I were to lose that phone or, even more likely, that card? Sure, I can back the images up ...

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iDrive: Lifetime of unlimited encrypted mobile backup, $10

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Imagine the horror of a bricked or water-damaged phone and the sudden realization that all of your valuable photos, contacts, and sensitive information are drifting away in the digital wind. We think that years worth of collected data is invaluable. Luckily for you, iDrive is asking less than ...

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C Spire intros rolling data for 10GB+ plans

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U.S. mobile provider C Spire will soon be debuting a new feature for customers for its big data customers, shared rolling data, which it says is an industry first. C Spire, which said it was the first to introduce rolling data plans last November, will be expanding these shared rolling data ...

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AT&T Mobile Share Value customers get free rollover data

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AT&T customers now get to carry over their unused data from one month to the next.  They used this concept years ago to mobile minutes, when most plans had limited minutes, the main difference being the rollover data is good for one month whereas minutes were good for a year.  I am not ...

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Accessory of the Day: Samsung 32GB MicroSDHC card, $17.99

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If you’re giving the gift of music or apps, this year, including a large capacity MicroSD card is the perfect pairing. I have relatives whose phones are so crippled by storage issues that I’m going to be a hero when I show up with this lifesaver from Samsung. 5-star reviews and ...

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AT&T ends 15GB data promo after less than two weeks

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You know that AT&T promotion that gave users 15GB for the price ($100) of 10GB?  Well, it’s over. In fact, it ended this past weekend. Less than two weeks after it first got rolling, AT&T’s extra data deal has been shelved. We knew it was limited time and all, but that was ...

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Accessory of the Day: Samsung 64GB MicroSDHC card, $24.49

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If you’re giving the gift of music or apps, this year, including a large capacity MicroSD card is the perfect pairing. I have relatives whose phones are so crippled by storage issues that I’m going to be a hero when I show up with this lifesaver from Samsung. 5-star reviews and ...

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iDrive: Lifetime of unlimited encrypted mobile backup, $10

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Imagine the horror of a bricked or water-damaged phone and the sudden realization that all of your valuable photos, contacts, and sensitive information are drifting away in the digital wind. We think that years worth of collected data is invaluable. Luckily for you, iDrive is asking less than ...

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Boost Mobile doubles data with new, lower-price plans

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Boost Mobile has a new plan to get more customers on board with its service. The company is cutting prices for a limited time as a way to pull in more of a crowd. What’s more, it’s also dangling a little carrot in the form of extra data. Boost Mobile wants to show the other big... ...

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Google’s Copresence: Sharing for all

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After breaking down an update to Google Play Services APK, Simon Tucker found Chrome APIs along with a series of photos for Copresence. In an email tip, Simon Tucker explains his findings to TechAeris. Google is going to launch a service titled “Copresence” in the coming weeks. The goal of the ...

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Sprint counters AT&T double data promo with its own deal

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Not to be outdone by its rivals, Sprint on Wednesday announced a limited time promotion for more data. Available today and through October 31, Sprint Family Share Pack plans offer double the allotted data. Those on 32GB, 40GB, and 80GB plans will receive 60GB, 80GB, and 120GB, respectively. ...

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Android L to offer default encryption on data, working towards making a more secure Android

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Android has always suffered from a big security problem: all Android devices offer data encryption, but most users don’t know how to turn it on, or even what it is. That’s why Google is turning on data encryption automatically with the new release of Android L. The automatic data ...

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