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Ina Fried / Re/code:
Microsoft Says It Will Tighten Policies for Searching Hotmail, Outlook.com   —  Microsoft said late Thursday that it will “evolve” its policies for searching through non-employee Hotmail and Outlook.com mail accounts in the wake of concern over its practices.
Mar 20, 2014, 8:55 PMIn context
Ina Fried / Re/code:
Google Announces Android Wear, Its Plan for the Smartwatch and Beyond   —  Google on Tuesday announced Android Wear, its effort to take the operating system beyond the phone and tablet and into the brave new world of wearables.  —  The effort is starting with watches, though Google suggested it sees a broader role for Android.
Mar 18, 2014, 1:20 PMIn context
Ina Fried / Re/code:
Apple Says Lower-Cost iPhone 5c Should Help It in Growing Mid-Tier Market   —  Apple said its move to add a lower-cost iPhone 5c in some countries is designed to help the company take advantage of a booming market for mid-range smartphones.  —  The company on Tuesday started selling …
Mar 18, 2014, 11:30 AMIn context
Ina Fried / Re/code:
Lookout Hands CEO Reins to Jim Dolce; Founder John Hering Shifts to Executive Chairman   —  Having just turned 30, John Hering is hardly ripe for retirement.  —  But the founder of mobile security firm Lookout does think the time is right for his company to bring in a more experienced hand to lead the business.
Mar 13, 2014, 2:05 PMIn context
Ina Fried / Re/code:
AT&T Cuts Cost for Some Single-Line and Two-Line Plans   —  After cutting the cost of some family plans earlier this year, AT&T is providing lower-price options for customers with just one or two cellphone lines.  —  AT&T said Saturday it will now offer customers with one or two lines …
Mar 8, 2014, 5:00 PMIn context
Ina Fried / Re/code:
Pitching Security, FreedomPop to Offer Modified Galaxy S II With Encrypted Calling and Texting   —  With all the attention on the vulnerability of cellphone communications to snooping, a number of players are pitching more secure options.  —  They range from messaging app Wickr to Silent Circle …
Mar 5, 2014, 12:05 AMIn context
Ina Fried / Re/code:
BlackBerry Eyes BBM as a Way to Send Money   —  BlackBerry is exploring whether it might be able to expand use of its BBM service as a way to transfer money in emerging markets where the instant messaging service is popular.  —  “We're meeting with partners and we are exploring the market …
Feb 25, 2014, 4:00 PMIn context
Ina Fried / Re/code:
BlackBerry CEO John Chen Talks Up Q20 and Z3 Phones Coming This Year   —  BlackBerry CEO John Chen on Tuesday announced plans for two new phones coming this year, the first results of a partnership with Taiwanese contract manufacturer Foxconn.  —  The first of the new devices …
Feb 25, 2014, 10:25 AMIn context
Ina Fried / Re/code:
HTC America Chief: Broader Lineup on the Way, Including Wearables, Windows Phones   —  After spending the last two years narrowing its product line, HTC has decided it needs to expand.  —  The company announced the first step in that direction Monday, announcing the Desire 816, a mid-range phone.
Feb 24, 2014, 2:40 PMIn context
Ina Fried / Re/code:
Mozilla Says New Chip Paves Way for $25 Smartphone   —  Mozilla, which continues to pitch its Firefox OS as a way to create low-cost smartphones, on Sunday announced a chip deal it said will allow for devices that can cost as little as $25.  —  The browser maker is partnering with Spreadtrum to create reference designs of such phones.
Feb 23, 2014, 10:30 AMIn context

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