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Best Buy Charges Extra $100 for iPhone X, Claims This Benefits Customers

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. There are two reasons to buy a product from a local electronics store as opposed to ordering online: Either you need something immediately or there’s a sale price that makes buying in-person worth the hassle of doing so. It’s comparatively rare for a store to claim jacking up the price is an advantage to its customers, but that’s what Best Buy is arguing. The iPhone X went up for pre-orders late last week–it’s already listing ...

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Verizon Will Remove Video Throttling From Plans for an Extra $10 Per Month

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. In past years, “unlimited” mobile data actually meant unlimited. Today, there are myriad limits placed on the so-called unlimited plans sold by Verizon, T-Mobile, and others. For example, Verizon’s unlimited plans throttle your video streams to a lower bitrate than other data. If you really want to get around that limit, Verizon will now be happy to take more of your money every month to do away with video throttling. Video throttling on mobile plans gained ...

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Microsoft “Taking Extra Time” For Halo Backwards Compatibility Additions

Earlier this year, Microsoft announced that four Halo games–Halo: CE Anniversary, Halo 3, Halo 3: ODST, and Halo 4–are coming to Xbox One through backwards compatibility. That still hasn’t happened, and developer 343 Industries has now given another update on the matter–and it sounds like the games should be added to the catalog soon. In its latest weekly blog post, 343 said it understands that players are “very eager” to bring the four Xbox 360 games to Xbox One. The backwards compatibility team is “hard at work on final polish,” ...

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Sources: Cavs plan to seek extra Celtics asset

8:46 PM ET Adrian WojnarowskiESPN After Cleveland’s physical examination of Isaiah Thomas‘ injured hip raised concern about the timeline for his return this season, Cavaliers officials are planning to seek an additional trade asset before finalizing a deal to send four-time All-Star guard Kyrie Irving to the Boston Celtics, league sources said. Without revisions to the original trade agreement, the Cavaliers could threaten to veto the trade, league sources said. The Cavaliers’ stance could trigger a standoff between Cleveland and Boston officials, forcing both organizations to weigh the consequences of ...

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An Extra PS Plus Freebie Is Now Available On PS4

While the month’s selection of six free games is the main highlight for PlayStation Plus members, they aren’t the only thing that subscribers are entitled to right now. An additional freebie has just come online for anyone with a PS Plus membership. As announced last month, Plus members can now pick up a free DLC pack for Dreadnought, which is currently in open beta for all PS4 owners. The Dreadnought Plus Pack, as it’s called, contains exclusive Ravenswood-themed customizations items. As pictured below, this consists of a special emblem, decal, ...

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Want Tesla's new Model 3 in red? That'll cost $1,000 extra

Tesla releases Model 3 Tesla’s Model 3, which hit roadways this weekend, is the company’s first attempt to deliver an affordable electric car to the masses. The Model 3 starts at $ 35,000 — much cheaper than Tesla’s previous offerings, which approached or could exceed $ 100,000. But prepare to blow past its advertised price tag if you want the car’s most eye-catching features. Want a color other than black? Add another $ 1,000. What about the 19-inch sports wheels? That’s $ 1,500 extra. Other Model 3 add-ons are even ...

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ET Deals: Get an Extra 10% When You Sell Your Gadgets on Decluttr

Looking for some extra money to buy a new smartphone? Maybe you’re just trying to save up some cash for a nice vacation. If so, consider selling your excess electronics online with Decluttr. It’s an excellent way to quickly sell your gear online, and right now you can even get an extra 10% when you sell your gadgets by August 25th. • Sell Cell Phones, Tablets, Game Consoles, or Other Tech, and Get an Extra 10% on Decluttr (Coupon code: SELLTECH10) [embedded content] Simply search for your gear, select the ...

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ET Deals: Get an Extra 10% When You Sell Your Gadgets on Decluttr

Looking for some extra money to buy a new smartphone? Maybe you’re just trying to save up some cash for a nice vacation. If so, consider selling your excess electronics online with Decluttr. It’s an excellent way to quickly sell your gear online, and right now you can even get an extra 10% when you sell your gadgets by August 25th. • Sell Cell Phones, Tablets, Game Consoles, or Other Tech, and Get an Extra 10% on Decluttr (Coupon code: SELLTECH10) [embedded content] Simply search for your gear, select the ...

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Extra cash in school budgets in funding shake-up

Schools in England are being promised an extra £1.3bn per year in their budgets, alongside a shake-up of how funding is allocated. But the cash for schools will be taken from elsewhere in the education budget, such as building free schools. Education Secretary Justine Greening said she recognised there had been public concern over school funding during the general election. But Labour’s Angela Rayner said there “wasn’t a penny of new money”. “They are not committing any new money and have not been clear about exactly what programmes they will ...

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Murdoch must wait extra month to learn fate of Fox-Sky deal

Bill O’Reilly forced out at Fox News Rupert Murdoch will have to wait an additional month to learn the fate of his planned takeover of British pay TV provider Sky. U.K. culture secretary Karen Bradley said Friday that she will give regulators extra time to review the contentious deal because of snap national elections scheduled for early June. The decision from media regulator Ofcom, which had been due by May 16, must now be wrapped up before June 20. The £18.5 billion deal struck by Murdoch in December would give ...

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