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Disadvantages of Paying Off Your Mortgage Early - Consumer Reports

More than almost anything else, a mortgage seems to put the “personal” in personal finance. There’s plenty of emotion and psychology surrounding the …

The next big step for cellular networks isn’t 5G. It’s the cloud

At Mobile World Congress next week we’re going to hear a lot about 5G, that amorphous term for the next generation of cellular network technologies. …

Nokia Blog

5G scales to the challenges of air quality<p>Tamas Dankovics<p>Jul 13 - 5 minute read<p>5G IoT<p>Digital twin technology: double up to meet the challenges of IoT …

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The Case Against Wearables, Or Why We Won't All Look Like The Borg This Year

This is supposed to be the year wearable computers go mainstream. Hundreds of wireless, battery-operated devices were unveiled at the Consumer Electronics Show in January: smartglasses, watches, jewelry, fitness bands, even a pair of Web-connected underpants. If you buy the hype, we’ll soon all be …

Verizon juices cell phone plans

Verizon hatched its latest scheme to win customers in the mobile service battle Thursday, boosting data allowances, storage and messaging ability, and offering a discount for some plans.<p>-- Data: The biggest increases will be seen at the lower end of data plan offerings, said Verizon spokeswomen …

This Secret Trick Lets You Use Google Maps Even When You're Offline

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Shotkit: See What Essential Gear The Pros Use

Once or twice a year, car ‘Owner’s Clubs’ gather in a field with the same sorts of cars, comparing, showcasing, and lifting up the hoods. Frankly, in …

Samsung Galaxy Note Pro 12.2 review: a tablet that proves bigger isn't always better

How do you fit 12.2 inches of tablet into your life? That's a question I'm sure Samsung must have pondered at some point before greenlighting its Galaxy Note Pro 12.2, a device that stretches the upper limits of what we can easily call a tablet. It's also something I've wondered myself, given that …

Would You Ditch Your Laptop for a 12.2-Inch Tablet?

Samsung thinks it's got a winner with the newly released Galaxy NotePRO tablet, a massive slate that some experts are calling a "tray-blet".<p>Boasting …

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Samsung Galaxy S5 specs

The Galaxy S5, one of the most anticipated Android handsets of the beginning of the year has been officially unveiled at MWC 2014. For the first time …

Here’s how much storage you’ll actually get on the Galaxy S5

Even though Samsung has significantly cut down on new bloatware for its Galaxy S5 smartphone, the company did not reveal how much storage space is …

Galaxy S5 afterthoughts: Are smartphone lovers in for another boring year?

After months of rumors and hype that had reached its boiling point, Samsung finally unveiled its brand new Galaxy S5 flagship smartphone on Monday. …

The iPhone 6’s killer feature tipped to be the display… but not because its size

The iPhone 6’s display may be one of the most important features of the device, <i>Forbes</i> reports, especially for a handset that’s supposedly going to …