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Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
AT&T pursuing Leap Wireless purchase for its spectrum?   —  AT&T has made no bones about its need for more wireless spectrum, and now that it can't acquire T-Mobile, it's considering a myriad of options to fill in the gaps.  The Wall Street Journal is reporting that the company is in the midst …
Feb 16, 2012, 12:45 AMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
iOS apps and the address book: who has your data, and how they're getting it   —  Over the course of the past week, a firestorm has erupted in the world of iOS apps, thanks to the discovery that Path was uploading data from your iPhone's address book without asking for explicit permission.
Feb 14, 2012, 8:45 PMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
NPD: January gaming sales down year-over-year, Xbox 360 still leads the pack   —  Research firm NPD has released some numbers for January that shows that the gaming industry isn't doing quite as well as it was a year ago, down 38 percent in both the hardware and software categories.
Feb 10, 2012, 11:25 AMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Second Google Wallet security vulnerability confirmed, affects all users   —  After the news yesterday that it is possible to crack the PIN on the Google Wallet software on rooted Android devices, a second security flaw has been uncovered that affects all users.
Feb 9, 2012, 5:00 PMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Google Wallet PIN cracked on rooted Android devices   —  The security of the PIN that protects Google Wallet transactions has been compromised — though most users won't need to worry about the issue for now, as it only applies to users who have rooted their Android smartphone.
Feb 9, 2012, 12:10 AMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Wolfram Alpha Pro democratizes data analysis: an in-depth look at the $4.99 a month service   —  On Wednesday, February 8th, Wolfram Alpha will be adding a new, “Pro” option to its already existing services.  Priced at a very reasonable $4.99 a month ($2.99 for students) …
Feb 6, 2012, 10:30 PMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Google loses app refund appeal in Taiwan, still not selling apps there   —  Last June, the city of Taipei in Taiwan issued a complaint to several companies contending that they weren't in compliance with a local law that entitles users to a seven-day trial period, during which a user could request a refund.
Feb 6, 2012, 1:00 AMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Sony posts $2 billion net loss for Q3 FY2011 results, forecasts $2.9 billion loss for full year   —  Sony has just posted its results for the third quarter of its 2011 fiscal year and as expected, the news is not great.  Sony posted an operating loss of $1.2 billion and net loss of $2 billion on revenue of $23.37 billion.
Feb 2, 2012, 10:25 AMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Apple's labor practices come under fire from former executives   —  In a comprehensive piece of reporting, The New York Times has laid out a strong case that Apple has not pursued safe and fair working conditions at its supplier factories in China as strenuously as it could have.
Jan 26, 2012, 1:10 AMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
RIM: Jim Balsillie and Mike Lazaridis step down, co-COO Thorsten Heins is the new CEO   —  It looks like the shake up everybody has been expecting at RIM has finally come to pass.  Jim Balsillie and Mike Lazaridis have each stepped down from their co-CEO positions amid growing turmoil …
Jan 22, 2012, 11:35 PMIn context

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