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Take action against T-Mobile: T-Mobile says it blocked 21 billion scam calls in 2021

From Engadget: T-Mobile announced that scam call traffic more than doubled in 2021 with attempts hitting an average of 425 million calls every week, Bleeping Computer reported. It also said that it blocked over 21...

Comcast won’t enforce Northeast data caps until 2023 at the earliest, according to Engadget

From Engadget: Comcast subscribers in the US Northeast just got another reprieve from data caps, and this one might stick. According to Light Reading and The Verge, a Comcast spokesperson said the cable giant now...

Uber will test ‘autonomous’ food delivery sometime next year, says Engadget

From Engadget: Uber and autonomous vehicle company Motional announced a partnership today for "autonomous deliveries" through Uber Eats. As you might imagine, there are some caveats. The pilot is slated to launch at some point...

Hold AT&T responsible: DirecTV will hike prices for most streaming plans next month

From Engadget: DirecTV may have promised no hidden fees following its spinoff from AT&T, but it's not shy about raising the prices themselves. Varietyreports the TV provider will hike the prices of most current and...

Uber expands person-to-person deliveries across the US, according to Engadget

From Engadget: Soon after the COVID-19 pandemic took hold in March 2020, Uber started a person-to-person package delivery service. Now, the company has expanded Uber Connect to more than 6,000 towns and cities (including all...

T-Mobile will pay $19.5 million settlement for 12-hour 911 outage (updated), says Engadget

From Engadget: T-Mobile is once again on the hook for a 911 outage. The carrier has agreed to pay $19.5 million to settle an FCC investigation of a 12-hour service outage in June 2020 that...

Engadget reports YouTube TV arrives on Xfinity Flex set-top boxes

From Engadget: As of today, there’s yet another way to access YouTube TV. Google’s streaming television service is now available on Comcast’sXfinity Flex set-top boxes. It joins Sling TV and Hulu + Live TV as...

Engadget on Uber: Uber’s audio recording safety feature is coming to the US

From Engadget: Uber has announced more safety features for the platform. The company already allows drivers and passengers in 14 countries to record the audio of their rides, and now the feature is coming to...

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Wells Fargo customers take note: The Sixers rocked the Wells Fargo Center

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Hold PayPal responsible: PayPal Hides Pay-Later Plan’s Overdraft Fee Risk, Suit Says

From Bloomberg Law: PayPal Inc. falsely touts its “Pay in 4" installment program to low-income customers as a free service,...

Take action against Wells Fargo: In latest Zelle scam, Wells Fargo customers lose thousands after fraudsters pose as bank employees

From WABC-TV: CONCORD, Calif. -- Amid the rise in popularity of quick-pay apps, scammers are also increasingly using digital payment...