Motorola

Google Maps Go is quietly hiding on the Play Store, but you can access it through a browser

Google Maps Go has been very silently hiding on the Play Store, and it’s still doing a pretty good job of staying out of the way. A listing for it …

Google

Why spending $1,000+ on a phone isn't as crazy as it sounds

On Oct. 27, I joined millions of people worldwide in pre-ordering the iPhone X in the middle of the night. I went back to sleep after spending …

Phones

Want Your Business to Be More Like Amazon? Start With These 5 Questions

The secret to success begins by asking the right questions.<p>Amazon CEO and Founder Jeff Bezos is now the richest man in the world and he got there by relentlessly focusing on the consumer experience.<p>Bezos has removed much of the friction involved in online buying. For instance, before Amazon, buying …

Jeff Bezos

Netflix's Most-Binged Shows of 2017, Ranked

Netflix might know your TV habits better than you do. Recently, the entertainment company's normally tight-lipped number-crunchers looked at user …

The Great Gatsby

15 Fastest Growing Tech Companies in Chicago

Being from Chicago comes with a certain amount of pride. Whether it’s because the sports teams are so good, the winters are so bad, or the startup …

Chicago

Motorola Solutions goes ex-dividend tomorrow

Motorola Solutions (NYSE:MSI) had declared $0.52/share quarterly dividend, 10.6% increase from prior dividend of $0.47.<p>Payable Jan. 12; for …

Business

For-profit college owner Adtalem moves 150 workers to new downtown headquarters

After a name change and sale of its namesake university this year, the for-profit college chain formerly known as DeVry Education Group also has a new headquarters in Chicago.<p>Adtalem Global Education last week moved more than 150 employees to a 44-story office tower downtown from the company’s …

2017's biggest tech mergers and acquisitions

The biggest tech mergers and acquisitions of 2017<p>One of the most talked-about acquisitions of the year, a $78 billion takeover of Accenture by …

Cisco Systems

NVIDIA Shield TV review: The definitive Android TV experience

Android TV has certainly had a weird life. It was pretty hyped up after initially being announced, and Google even tried to create a reference box …

Android News

AIM brought instant messaging to the masses, teaching skills for modern communication

Toward the mid-1990s, America Online (by then going by its nickname, AOL) was the company through which most Americans accessed the internet. As many …

Chatbots

Wireless Health Market to Undertake Strapping Growth by 2024

Sarasota, FL — (SBWIRE) — 12/11/2017 — Wireless Health Market: Overview<p>The wireless health is an emerging development in the healthcare industry, …

Hewlett Packard

Congress took $101 million in donations from the ISP industry — here’s how much your lawmaker got

Comcast, Verizon, AT&T, and others spread their money far and wide to influence your government<p>The FCC is about to give massive internet service providers the power to divide the internet. It is at risk of becoming unrecognizable. A vital global utility that has been a boon to creative and economic …

Net Neutrality

HTC’s financials are still pretty bad with a 26% YoY drop in November

HTC being in a mess with their finances is no secret, but things really just don’t seem to ever improve for the company. Their latest financials are …

Technology

35 "Facts" Everyone Between The Ages Of 25 And 32 Knows

No millennial would dispute these.

Abercrombie & Fitch

ICE is getting help from the tech industry to monitor new immigrants as part of Trump's 'extreme vetting'

• <b>The Department of Immigration & Customs Enforcement has implemented a "Visa Lifecycle Vetting"</b> program to enact President Donald Trump's "extreme vetting."• <b><br>ICE has reached out to tech companies for help building algorithms to monitor new immigrants' social media activity.</b>• <b><br>The department's use of big</b> …

Immigration

OnePlus 5T review: better and more expensive than ever

OnePlus has started incrementally updating their flagship devices each year, starting with the OnePlus 3 and continuing with this year’s OnePlus 5. …

Phones

Steve Jobs' BMW sold at auction for $329,500

A BMW sports car originally purchased by Steve Jobs was sold at the RM Sotheby’s Icons auction in New York City this week for $329,500, substantially more than the market value for the vehicle.<p>The 2000 Z8 convertible was owned by Jobs from 2000 to 2003, during the time Apple was developing and …

73 Dividend Growth Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Next Week

This is the list of dividend stocks from the popular U.S. Dividend Champion, Challenger, Contender ("CCC") list that are going ex-dividend next …

Stocks

Instagram tests the murky waters of standalone messaging apps with Direct

Do you need another messaging app on your phone? No? I don’t believe you, and neither does Instagram.<p>Okay, well, I believe you, but I’m not joking …

Android News

When Google and Amazon butt heads, YouTube gets blocked from Amazon devices

Google and Amazon have always had a strained relationship despite Amazon using Google’s Android OS for most of their devices. Both companies are …

Android News

PR Distribution

<b>Bio-Based Resins Market</b> report delivers information about <b>vendors, geographical regions, annual growth rate, market share, revenue</b> and the actual …

Andreessen Horowitz

Android nostalgia: 13 once-trumpeted features that quietly faded away

Every time a new Android version arrives, a new game begins: Which of the lovingly described fresh platform features will fail to live up to its hype …

Google

Tech Talk: Motorola Solutions Israel: Security is our top priority

Motorola Solutions recently held its annual R&D Innovation Exhibition in Israel.<p>The Motorola Solutions R&D center has developed technologies that …

Fortune 500

OnePlus celebrates ‘The Last Jedi’ with a limited edition Star Wars 5T

Star Wars has had a strange smartphone history. The franchise was a no brainer for the Motorola Droid — Verizon actually had to license the name from Lucasfilm, so it follows that a few R2D2 handsets followed over the years. More recently, Sharp, of all companies, scored the rights in time for <i>Rogue</i> …

Star Wars

Samsung rolls out Secure Wi-Fi to the Galaxy Note 8 in latest update

We’ve had plenty of WiFi security scares lately, and despite getting things patched up and fixed, Samsung wants to stay ahead of the curve and …

Android News

The history of Android Easter eggs

Google has a long tradition of hiding Easter eggs in its software. It started in 2010 with Android Gingerbread and ever since we’ve been treated to at least one new Easter egg a year. They have included everything from pictures to simple games, but each time they’ve captured our attention.<p>Want to …

Android Lollipop

Charting a bull-trend breakout, S&P 500 clears the 20-day volatility bands

Editor’s Note: This is a free edition of The Technical Indicator, a daily MarketWatch subscriber newsletter. To get this column each market day, …

Markets

A conversation with the person who sent the world’s first text message, 25 years later

25 years ago, on Dec. 3, 1992, a 22-year-old engineer named Neil Papworth typed out the world’s first text message, unknowingly kickstarting one of …

Analysts Offer Insights on Technology Companies: Verizon (NYSE: VZ), Nutanix Inc (NASDAQ: NTNX) and VMware (NYSE: VMW)

Companies in the Technology sector have received a lot of coverage today as analysts weigh in on Verizon (NYSE: VZ), Nutanix Inc (NASDAQ: NTNX) and …

Stocks

Twitter Lite picks up steam, starts to roll out in more countries

Twitter has recently been testing a Twitter Lite mobile app as a way to get more users involved in the platform, especially those in parts of the …

Android News