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By Jesse Smith | Interesting tidbits from around the web

Yahoo finally relaunches Messenger as an app aimed at families and groups

¯\_(ツ)_/¯<p>When Marissa Mayer became CEO of Yahoo in 2012, one of her first tasks was to modernize the company's suite of mobile apps. The company brought hundreds of engineers into its then-tiny mobile division, and then lavished attention on its most-used apps. Weather, Flickr, Mail, and the …

Best smartphone cameras: Galaxy S7 vs. iPhone 6s vs. Nexus 6P vs. Lumia 950

Samsung vs. iPhone, Nexus vs. Lumia. It's time to find out who makes <i>the best</i> smartphone camera.Recently a new smartphone waltzed onto the scene, …

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T-Mobile offers AT&T customers 128GB iPhones for $200 less

After tempting Sprint customers to jump ship, T-Mobile is looking to do the same with the AT&T faithful. To do just that, John Legere & Co. are offering AT&T customers who make the switch a 128GB iPhone for the cost of the 16GB model. For those who don't want to do the math, that's a $200 discount. …

Phones

Apple takes the Swift programming language open source

First promised back at WWDC in June, Apple has just taken its Swift programming language open source with the introduction of a new site – …

4-inch iPhone 6c may pack Apple Pay and powerful A9 chip

The upcoming 4-inch iPhone that has been picking up steam in the rumor mill the last few weeks won’t be a weakling when it comes to processing power, according to a new report that claims Apple’s new A9 chip will power the device.<p>Apple expert Ming-Chi Kuo at KGI Securities told investors today that …

Apple Pay

Microsoft Surface Pro 4 review: just another laptop

What is a 'pro' tablet? In the case of the iPad Pro, reviewers were unable to let that slightly pointless question drop. Was it a laptop or not? Did …

Laptops