A little over a month after competitor Verizon Wireless unveiled its Share Everything data plans, AT&T has announced its own version: AT&T Mobile Share. Unlike Verizon, which is offering only Share Everything to new customers, newcomers to AT&T will still have the option of choosing an existing individual or family plan. And current customers can switch over to a sharing plan without extending their contracts, if they choose

It looks like Microsoft will take another step into the mobile space today with an expected joint announcement with Barnes & Noble. Among the speculation: Barnes & Noble’s Nook Tablet will get a connection to Microsoft’s Xbox Live portal for digital entertainment

Virgin Mobile USA has announced the availability of the new LG Optimus Elite smartphone in Titan Silver, priced at $149.99. This is the first device from Virgin Mobile USA with Near Field Communications (NFC) capabilities, which allows you to use…

After announcing this impressive Quad-core smartphone at the Mobile World Congress last February, LG is ready to release the new Optimus 4X HD this June in Western Europe. The LG Optimus 4X HD Android 4.0 smartphone boasts a 4-PLUS-1 Quad-Core..

Later this month, you’ll finally have the option to buy Apple iPhones from two so-called prepaid carriers—including Virgin Mobile, which received high scores in our Ratings of cell-phone carriers. But the new options for no-contract iPhones, while offering lower monthly costs, will require paying a higher upfront cost for the phone itself

Bad news for owners of smart phones powered by Google’s Android operating system. Security researchers say they’ve discovered NotCompatible, a piece of malware specifically targeting Android devices.

Remember NetZero?

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You’ve got a flat panel TV that delivers a stunning picture. And if you wish the audio from your HDTV wasn’t so flat, maybe it’s time to step up to a full-blown home theater system . But, which to choose?

Sound Byte: The Samsung Series 9 ultrabook laptop


Super-thin and lightweight laptops could be considered the sexy sport coupes of the computer world. Machines such as the Apple Macbook Air can be pricey and sacrifice some computing functions for their slim and light forms.