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Alfred R. Jackson writes for Technology section in AmericaRichest.

AT&T sued over hidden fee that raises mobile prices above advertised rate

Enlarge / An AT&T retail store in Chicago in 2018. AT&T is facing a class-action complaint over its practice of charging a $1.99-per-month “Administrative Fee” that isn’t disclosed in its advertised rates. As the complaint notes, “AT&T prominently advertises particular flat monthly rates for its post-paid wireless service plans.” But …

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This viral Twitter game casts you as Beyonce’s assistant, and it’s really hard not to get fired

Kevin Winter/GettyDo you have what it takes to be Beyoncé’s assistant?Kevin Winter/Getty A new, very viral choose-your-own-adventure thread on Twitter asks you to decide what you would do if you were Queen Bey’s assistant for a day. If you make the right choice (does she want yogurt and strawberries or …

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EA doubled down on loot boxes in games during a hearing with UK lawmakers, comparing them to Kinder Eggs and saying they’re ‘actually quite ethical’

&quotFIFA 19″/EA Sports Electronic Arts, one of the world’s largest video game publishers, defended its business practices during a recent hearing with UK Parliament’s Digital, Culture, Media, and Sport Committee. Lawmakers questioned whether EA’s sale of randomized digital items, commonly referred to as loot boxes, is similar to gambling. Kerry …

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