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Why your wireless deal isn’t the steal you think

By: C Spire on Dec 21, 2020 9:36:32 AM

‘Tis the season for new smartphones, new phone plans—and unfortunately, a pasture full of bull. While the “deals” are rolling in hot and fast, there are important differences in which carrier you choose that can impact your monthly bill.

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Topics: No Bull, Holiday 2020

How to get your game on during the holidays

By: Jim Beaugez on Dec 15, 2020 4:39:27 PM

Okay player, this is your time to shine. The 2020 holidays may be your only chance to disappear behind a gaming screen in the middle of family festivities. In fact, there’s a good chance you’ll have some familiar company.

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Topics: No Bull, Holiday 2020

How to host a (distanced) holiday with family and friends

By: Jim Beaugez on Dec 14, 2020 2:43:51 PM

It’s been a long year of masks, distancing and working and learning from home. But there’s still hope for having happy holidays. Even if you can’t get the family together this year for gifts and caroling, you can still toast Christmas—and, ahem, ​THE END OF 2020—with your closest fam and friends.

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Topics: No Bull, Holiday 2020

Want to avoid the chaos of Shipageddon? Try these 4 digital gift ideas.

By: C Spire on Dec 11, 2020 1:14:13 PM

Just when you thought it couldn’t get worse, experts are anticipating a new 2020 snafu this holiday season: Shipageddon. The country’s reliance on online shopping during COVID-19 will result in a cataclysmic gift-shipping emergency. This may be the year you need to try alternative gifts. 

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Topics: No Bull, Holiday 2020

A newbie’s guide to holiday video chatting

By: Jim Beaugez on Dec 11, 2020 1:12:58 PM

Ah, the holidays. A time to slow down and reflect. To catch up with family over a table loaded with roast beast and who-hash. To relish bankrupting your uncle in Monopoly because one Christmas he gave your sisters 20 bucks each and nothing to you. (But let’s not get petty.)

Well, the 2020 edition is even better. Now we get to experience it all on the soft glow of a video screen instead of face to face. Yes, folks, the socially distanced holidays are here.

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Topics: C Spire Fiber, No Bull, Holiday 2020

Now could be the best time to upgrade your smart phone. Here’s why.

By: Jim Beaugez on Sep 30, 2020 3:20:17 PM

A little more than a decade into the smartphone revolution, most device technology as we know it today has matured. Device makers appear to have agreed on a standard form factor, and consumers can find reliable hardware and stable operating systems on every platform.

As a result, people are hanging onto their devices longer. The lifespan of smart devices is steadily increasing in the U.S., evident in a drop in smartphone shipments. In the first quarter of 2019, device makers shipped 6.6 percent fewer phones year-over-year, on top of a 4.9 percent YOY decline in the fourth quarter of 2018.

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Topics: No Bull, Why Wait


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