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Ina Fried / Re/code:
Apple, Google, Microsoft, Samsung and Carriers Back Anti-Theft Measures for Smartphones   —  With several states and municipalities considering various mandatory “kill-switch” laws for mobile devices, the wireless industry announced a voluntary commitment to include new anti-theft technology on phones starting next year.
Apr 15, 2014, 6:30 PMIn context
Ina Fried / Re/code:
Early internal document reveals Android was initially designed without touchscreen support   —  Here's What Android Looked Like Before the iPhone  —  One of the more interesting documents that came to light during the Apple-Samsung document last week was an early internal Google document …
Apr 14, 2014, 5:40 AMIn context
Ina Fried / Re/code:
T-Mobile Launches New $40 “Simple Starter” Plan With Unlimited Talk and Text and Half a Gig of Data   —  T-Mobile on Wednesday introduced a new entry-level $40-per-month plan that includes unlimited talk and text along with 500 megabytes of high-speed data.  —  Unlike other T-Mobile plans …
Apr 9, 2014, 11:55 AMIn context
Ina Fried / Re/code:
Apple's Damages Expert Makes Case for Why Company Is Due $2.19 Billion From Samsung   —  An Apple-hired damages expert on Tuesday told the jury that the iPhone maker is owed $2.19 billion in damages for infringing five patents between August 2011 and the end of 2013.
Apr 8, 2014, 7:40 PMIn context
Ina Fried / Re/code:
Internal Apple Document Shows Worries iPhone Growth Could Stall   —  Internal Apple documents show the concern, at least from the company's sales force, that the portion of the market occupied by the iPhone was on the wane amid growing competition from Android devices that have either larger screens or lower prices than the iPhone.
Apr 4, 2014, 5:15 PMIn context
Ina Fried / Re/code:
Samsung: Apple's Patent Claims Are “Gross Exaggeration”   —  Samsung began its opening argument on Tuesday, saying that Apple's patents aren't nearly as broad or important as the company claims in seeking $2 billion in damages.  —  “I'll prove to you that is a gross, gross exaggeration …
Apr 1, 2014, 4:15 PMIn context
Ina Fried / Re/code:
Longtime Windows and Office Executive Antoine Leblond Leaving Microsoft   —  Antoine Leblond, one of several Windows unit executives sidelined in a reorganization last year, is leaving Microsoft.  —  Leblond will leave the company after Monday — his 9,000th day there.
Mar 30, 2014, 11:05 AMIn context
Ina Fried / Re/code:
Microsoft Is Selling Office 365 Within iPad Apps, and Apple Is Getting Its 30 Percent Cut   —  While one of the big holdups for Office for iPad was getting the software just right, another was Apple's policy that apps that sell things — including subscriptions — use Apple's in-app purchase mechanism …
Mar 27, 2014, 5:50 PMIn context
Ina Fried / Re/code:
Satya Nadella on Why Office for iPad Took So Long   —  In announcing Office for iPad, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella talked about all of the reasons why Microsoft was bringing the software to Apple's tablet.  What he didn't talk about onstage was why Microsoft didn't do it sooner, especially since it had been working on versions for years.
Mar 27, 2014, 3:30 PMIn context
Ina Fried / Re/code:
BlackBerry wants to charge businesses for a more secure and audited version of BBM   —  How BlackBerry Hopes to Make Money From BBM  —  With its handset business still struggling, BlackBerry is working on several options to generate revenue from its BBM messaging service in the next 12 months.
Mar 25, 2014, 5:57 PMIn context

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