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Samsung wanted Google to do its dirty work in attacking Apple

Another interesting revelation from the ongoing Apple vs Samsung patent trial: concerned about launching attack ads on a company that was a customer as well as a competitor, Samsung sought to persuade Google to “launch a campaign against Apple.”<p>The then CEO of Samsung Telecommunications America, …

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With Google Glass on sale today, it’s time to have serious talks about technology and privacy.<p>FORTUNE — Google opens up its Explorer Program today, offering the general public an opportunity to purchase Glass for $1,500. Although spots are limited, the expansion of the Glass club has created …

KitKat upgrade brings more battery life to Google Glass but hangs up on video calling

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>After a few months without a regularly scheduled software update, Google Glass now has one in the form of KitKat. Google(s …

Galaxy S5 costs $256 to build, says teardown report

The display module is the most expensive component with a price tag of $63, according to research firm IHS.<p>Samsung spends around $256 to build the Galaxy S5, which it then sells for $600. At least that's the bill calculated by research firm IHS in its teardown of the new phone.<p>As described by …

Xbox One update promises to fix Kinect sensor snafus

Rolling out as of Monday night, the latest update hosts improvements to game saves, video quality, and the Kinect.<p>Microsoft has launched its latest update to the Xbox One with several fixes and features requested by faithful fans.<p>Aimed at Xbox One systems starting Monday night and over the next few …

iOS 8: eight expectations at Apple's WWDC 2014

iOS 8 is expected to emerge at Apple's Worldwide Developers Conference in June, here are TechRadar's eight expectations<p><b>Apple's</b> Worldwide Developers Conference in San Francisco this summer is anticipated to unveil the new iOS 8 iPhone operating system.<p>Amongst TechRadar's predictions is an improved …

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Samsung designer: We didn’t steal Apple’s precious gestures

Locked in a legal tussle with Apple, Samsung strongly denies swiping patented features from the iPhone maker.<p>Yesterday in a San Jose, Calif. court, the two tech giants butted heads over five Apple patents, including one covering Apple’s slide-to-unlock feature, reports Recode. Apple is suing …

iPhones More Popular Than Ever Among Teens

Established tech companies like Facebook may be losing their cool factor for today’s youngsters, but apparently the same isn’t true for Apple.<p>According to a new Piper Jaffray survey, young people are more loyal to Apple than ever — with the number of American teens using iPhones rising from 48% …

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Twitter embraces its data and buys Gnip

Advertisement<p>9 Comments<p>Credit: Pond 5/Cienpies<p>Twitter has acquired Gnip, the Boulder, Colo.-based startup that specializes in giving users access to …

Tails: the operating system that blew open the NSA

When NSA whistle-blower Edward Snowden first emailed Glenn Greenwald, he insisted on using email encryption software called PGP for all …

247 game companies generate more than $1M in mobile revenue in the U.S. alone

There are 247 game companies that reap more than $1 million in revenue from mobile games in the U.S. alone. That should be a reassurance to small indie game makers who are striving to compete amid a sea of rivals.<p>But big mobile-game publishers like King, Supercell, and Kabam are strengthening their …

Pioneer Brings Apple CarPlay to Existing In-Dash Receivers

In line with earlier reports, Pioneer today announced it is bringing Apple's CarPlay technology to its existing product line. CarPlay will be added to the company's five 2014 NEX in-dash multimedia receivers via a firmware update that will be made available in early summer 2014.<p>“Pioneer’s years of …

Google Play Still Tops iOS App Store Downloads, And Now Narrowing Revenue Gap, Too

Android’s position as the most dominant smartphone platform worldwide is also having an impact on mobile app download growth, and now, increasing revenue. Google’s app marketplace, Google Play, saw 45% more downloads that Apple’s iOS App Store in Q1, according to a new report out this morning from …

Beware high-yielding MLP investments

Recent events at Boardwalk Pipeline Partners offers a cautionary tale for investors seeking higher-yielding investment opportunities in today’s …

Does anyone know what Yahoo wants to be?

Here’s what’s bound to vex the media this week: How to craft a frame of reference, a fitting point of comparison, for Yahoo US:YHOO which reports …