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Instant dissent: While a recent court ruling upholding net neutrality earned praise from consumer advocates and some lawmakers, the telecom industry has vowed to continue the fight.
Just say no: Don't be tempted when you see a website offering the same exact gown that you tried on in a local boutique at half the price: the dress most likely isn’t what it seems, and neither is the deal.
Arbitration, shmarbitration: A proposed Department of Education rule would stop colleges from stripping students of their right to sue.
Work it: The all-cash price tag put on Microsoft’s $26.2 billion deal to buy LinkedIn is almost $10 billion more than the social network’s current value, so why is Microsoft paying a premium for the site?
Get thee gone: Apple will finally let you delete some of the apps collecting dust in your phone's "junk I never use" folder.