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Sam Machkovech / Ars Technica:
Report: Game consoles most widely used video streaming devices in US   —  Consoles enjoy strong lead over smart TVs, media boxes.  —  Last week, a Dallas-based market research firm published a report about American video-streaming habits, and its numbers told a story that we saw coming for years …
Sep 30, 2014, 10:55 AMIn context
David Kravets / Ars Technica:
CEO of StealthGenie arrested on charges of designing spyware app for stalkers   —  Spyware executive arrested, allegedly marketed mobile app for “stalkers”  —  The chief executive officer of a mobile spyware maker was arrested over the weekend, charged with allegedly illegally marketing …
Sep 29, 2014, 7:40 PMIn context
Kyle Orland / Ars Technica:
Samsung Gear VR hands-on: a solid virtual reality experience, but lack of lateral head tracking noticeable   —  Hands-on: Gear VR is better than smartphone VR has a right to be  —  Over the last few years, I've tried a number of virtual reality “solutions” that involve popping a smartphone …
Sep 29, 2014, 1:50 AMIn context
Ron Amadeo / Ars Technica:
Android Auto developer docs show off more UI, detail 3rd-party apps   —  Auto has a locked-down UI; developers can only color within Google's lines.  —  An example of a generic interface that Google designs.  Developers can customize the colors and icons.
Sep 28, 2014, 6:30 PMIn context
Casey Johnston / Ars Technica:
Innocuous LGBT sites are often blocked on Wi-Fi provided by businesses like Gogo   —  In 2014, who decides to ban a gay website from in-flight Wi-Fi?  —  If you were gay and a recent passenger on American Airlines, you might have used in-flight Wi-Fi provided by Gogo just like any other customer.
Sep 28, 2014, 3:25 PMIn context
Peter Bright / Ars Technica:
Microsoft resurrects WinHEC conference after six years, to focus on PC, smartphone and tablet hardware   —  Microsoft resurrects its WinHEC conference for hardware companies  —  Microsoft has announced the return of its WinHEC conferences.  The first of the new conferences will be March 18 …
Sep 28, 2014, 10:30 AMIn context
Sean Gallagher / Ars Technica:
Experts: Shellshock is just partially patched, underlying problem with Bash remains unsolved   —  Still more vulnerabilities in bash?  Shellshock becomes whack-a-mole  —  It's now bash-a-mole.  —  Sakura - flickr.com  —  Remember when we said that a new patch had fixed the problems …
Sep 27, 2014, 5:20 PMIn context
Sean Gallagher / Ars Technica:
New “Shellshock” GNU bash patch issued, addressing vulnerabilities discovered in first fix   —  New “Shellshock” patch rushed out to resolve gaps in first fix [Updated]  —  Update, 9/26 11:00 PM ET: The most recent patches issued for the “Shellshock” bug have apparently still left avenues …
Sep 26, 2014, 5:40 PMIn context
Ron Amadeo / Ars Technica:
Samsung has more employees than Google, Apple, and Microsoft combined   —  Samsung loves “big.”  Its phones are big, its advertising budget is big, and as you'll see below, its employee headcount is really big, too.  Samsung has more employees than Apple, Google, and Microsoft combined.
Sep 26, 2014, 10:30 AMIn context
Cyrus Farivar / Ars Technica:
FTC sues Bitcoin miner maker Butterfly Labs, alleging fraudulent and deceptive practices   —  Feds say Bitcoin miner maker Butterfly Labs ran “systematic deception” [Updated]  —  Sonny Vleisides (right), is Butterfly Labs' co-founder and largest shareholder.
Sep 23, 2014, 1:00 PMIn context

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