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Most/Least Affordable Cities for Homebuyers

house If you are thinking of buying a new home in 2017, you'll pay through the nose in these six cities, but be able to get a bargain in another six.

Apps to "Monitor" Your Teens

cell NBC's Jeff Rossen introduces us to three apps that spy on your kids. One shows you on a map where they are, another shows the texts they send, and yet another can block their use of certain websites or the phone itself. See the auto-play video of how these apps work.


Best New Tech Gizmos

The annual Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas has just wrapped up where manufacturers unveil their latest tech wonders. Here is a compilation of some of best new products from CES.
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    Mouse Print* -- T-Mobile Intros Honest Pricing

    mouse print Did you ever think we'd live to see the day that a major cellphone service provider would actually charge the advertised price and not a penny more for junk fees and taxes? Get ready to pinch yourself. That story is in Mouse Print* this week.

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    FTC Files Suit Against D-Link for Inadequate Security in Routers and Webcams

    Consumer Reports examines last week's action by the Federal Trade Commission questioning the security of some D-Link devices. The FTC says that D-Link did not adequately test its routers and webcams to identify flaws that could lead to security breaches.

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