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Everything you need to know about preordering an iPhone 5c

All the major U.S. carriers have the iPhone 5c up for preorder, but the details differ. Here's everything you need to know.

Verizon to launch Total Mobile Protection program, for that added sense of security

Now you can pay a monthly fee to get a little more help with your device.

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The Week in iOS Apps: Famous food

Want to know how Neil Patrick Harris makes his cocktails? Care to show your friends that you can duplicate Jamie Oliver's recipes? We've got you covered.

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AT&T's contract-free Aio talk, text, data service now live nationwide

Aio is now available online nationwide, following a limited regional rollout.

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New iPhones help lay groundwork for global LTE roaming

Apple's new iPhones show how smartphone vendors are overcoming the technical hurdles that have limited roaming using LTE.

iBeacons may be iOS 7's most interesting hidden feature

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Hari Gottipati discusses Apple's under-the-hood support for iBeacons, low power-sensors that transmit information via Bluetooth, and what it might mean, especially for businesses.

Trade-in market for older smartphones gets more competitive

As Apple and Wal-Mart enter the trade-in market, NextWorth ups its game, anticipating swarms of older phones being traded by users to fund new iPhones.

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3G Tests

AT&T buys up $1.9 billion worth of unused bandwidth from Verizon

The purchase will be used for AT&T's 4G LTE deployment across 18 states.

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iOS7

FAQ: everything you need to know about iOS 7

It's the biggest change to Apple's mobile OS since the introduction of the iPhone. Naturally, we all have lots of questions about iOS 7. Here are the answers we have now that Apple's announced a release date.

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Apple's new iPhone 5c struggles to satisfy in China, but bright spots remain

The cost of the iPhone 5c isn't impressing consumers in one of Apple's most important markets.

Japan's NTT DoCoMo is a new convert to the iPhone

Japan's largest mobile carrier had previously resisted offering the iPhone despite competition from Japanese carriers like SoftBank, but now it's offering the iPhone 5c and 5s.

Wall of iPhone 5cs

Slideshow: Hands-on with iPhone 5c and 5s

Images from our hands-on with the iPhone 5c and iPhone 5s.

Apple's 'budget' iPhone 5c costs over $700 in China

In China, Apple's entry-level iPhone is actually quite expensive.