Still checking your work email on vacation? You’re not alone

If you’re planning to leave your smartphone or laptop at home when you go on vacation this month, you might want to think again. The unplugged getaway is so last year. Read more “Still checking your work email on vacation? You’re not alone”

Can anyone help get my phone off the “blacklist”?

After Emily Kenner’s phone is stolen and recovered, it is “blacklisted” by Cricket Wireless. Can our advocates get Kenner off the blacklist? Read more “Can anyone help get my phone off the “blacklist”?”

Three strikes and this Sony phone is out! Or is it?

Andrew Ashcroft’s Sony smartphone keeps breaking down. Now he just wants the company to give him a new one or a refund. Is that a reasonable request? Read more “Three strikes and this Sony phone is out! Or is it?”

Can a smartphone app really keep you safer?

Can a smartphone really keep you safe?
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Want a better trip? Pack these smartphone apps

If you don’t think technology can improve your trip, meet Judy Williams. When she and her husband recently checked into the Radisson Blu Hotel in Zurich, a clerk asked them to sign the dotted line on a room rate hundreds of dollars higher than their online confirmation.
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