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Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Telenav ‘Scout for Apps’ offers free, HTML5-based voice navigation to developers   —  Telenav may have an increasingly difficult time justifying its existence as a turn-by-turn smartphone navigation software provider in the age of Google Maps and Nokia Maps, but it's not going down without a fight.
Mar 27, 2012, 11:45 AMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Google Play bug installs Russian email app on some Samsung Android devices   —  A strange event today has a lot of Samsung Android owners rightfully worried about malware on the Android Market.  We've received a raft of tips from users who have discovered an app titled “МТС …
Mar 26, 2012, 11:35 PMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
The Google Play problem: paying for ‘Angry Birds’ with battery life instead of money   —  Earlier this week, a report came out showing that some apps on Android use more than twice the power they actually need because they're running ads.  Angry Birds in particular was called out …
Mar 25, 2012, 4:50 AMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Current Google Wallet customers given $5 on pre-paid cards for all the provisioning hassles   —  If you opened up Google Wallet today, you may have noticed there's an extra $5 sitting on your pre-paid card.  It turns out it's not a glitch, it's compensation from Google Wallet in exchange …
Mar 21, 2012, 12:35 AMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
PayPal Here: hands-on photos with the new credit card reader and app   —  We just ran through a demo of the PayPal Here app that was unveiled today and there's frankly not anything complicated or surprising about using this as a credit card payment system — especially if you're at all familiar with Square.
Mar 15, 2012, 7:40 PMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
PayPal unveils ‘PayPal Here’ Square competitor for mobile payment   —  PayPal has more than just a digital wallet system for consumers planned.  As rumored, today president and CEO John Donahoe has unveiled a small dongle that can be used to accept credit card payments to compete directly with Square, called “PayPal Here.”
Mar 15, 2012, 1:40 PMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
The new iPad doesn't allow FaceTime over LTE   —  We've just confirmed that although the new iPad has incredibly fast download and upload speeds over LTE, FaceTime vide chat still won't work directly on the 4G network.  As you can see in the positively vexing screenshot above …
Mar 15, 2012, 1:25 AMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Path will protect private user data with ‘hashing’ in next release   —  Path's big 2.1 release today comes with a promise of another update coming shortly: version 2.1.1.  The extra .1 on the end represents Path's intention to add “hashing” to any contact data it collects.
Mar 8, 2012, 3:25 PMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
HTC One X for AT&T pictures, video and hands-on preview   —  HTC's new flagship is here: the HTC One X is in the vanguard of not just the new “One” lineup, but of HTC's mini-revival for 2012.  Based on our brief time with it, we think the phone will manage to pull off both of those heavy tasks …
Feb 26, 2012, 7:30 PMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
TiVo transcoder and IP-based set top box coming ‘by the end of summer’   —  Nestled within TiVo's surprisingly decent fourth quarter results was a statement from CEO Tom Rogers, who said that “By the end of the summer, we'll further that lead with the addition of the four-stream transcoder and an IP-STB.”
Feb 24, 2012, 4:01 PMIn context

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