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Ian Barker / BetaNews:
IBM and The Weather Company develop a new app that uses a mesh network to send emergency alerts to smartphones, meaning it works even when networks are down   —  Communicating news of severe weather events or natural disasters is something mobile phones are well suited to …
Feb 16, 2017, 5:10 AMIn context
Mark Wilson / BetaNews:
Valve and five game publishers face EU antitrust probe for geo-blocking and regional pricing, ASUS for online price-fixing   —  Valve, the company behind games distribution platform Steam, is being investigated by EU antitrust regulators.  Agreements in place between Valve and five game publishers …
Feb 2, 2017, 9:15 AMIn context
Mihăiă Bamburic / BetaNews:
Dell releases new XPS 13 Developer Edition, launches Linux-based Precision laptops worldwide   —  On the laptop side, Dell may be best known for its Windows devices, but, as some of you may already know, it also offers some killer Linux-based alternatives for prosumers.
Mar 11, 2016, 10:20 PMIn context
Brian Fagioli / BetaNews:
Google to end support for Chrome on 32-bit Linux, Ubuntu Precise, and Debian 7 in early March 2016   —  Google killing Chrome for 32-bit Linux  —  If you live in the web browser, using a Linux-based operating system makes a lot of sense.  By combining say, Ubuntu and Google Chrome …
Dec 1, 2015, 10:30 AMIn context
Brian Fagioli / BetaNews:
Premium HDMI Cable Certification Program ensures 4K support, prevents counterfeiting   —  Since HDMI cables are digital, it is arguably pointless to invest in “premium” variants from so-called high-end brands like Monster.  With that said, there is value in buying something that is well-made.
Oct 6, 2015, 12:55 PMIn context
Mark Wilson / BetaNews:
Vulnerabilities found in Seagate NAS drives, company releases update to resolve issues   —  Time to patch your firmware!  Backdoor discovered into Seagate NAS drives  —  If you have not recently updated the firmware for your Seagate wireless NAS drives, now is the time to do so.
Sep 8, 2015, 8:55 AMIn context
Mark Wilson / BetaNews:
Google releases version 1.5 of its programming language Go, removes last vestiges of C from code base   —  Go, Google's C-killing programming language, hits version 1.5  —  Six years and six updates later, Google's own programming language, Go, has reached version 1.5.
Aug 20, 2015, 7:05 AMIn context
Mark Wilson / BetaNews:
Zimperium releases free Stagefright detector Android app, shows if device is vulnerable   —  Zimperium releases Stagefright detection tool and vulnerability demo video  —  We've already looked at the Stagefright vulnerability, discovered by Zimperium, and shown what can be done to deal with it.
Aug 7, 2015, 8:30 AMIn context
Brian Fagioli / BetaNews:
Cyanogen to include Google Play competitor Playphone's app store on its OS in select markets   —  Cyanogen Inc partners with Playphone — a Google Play Store competitor  —  If you are an Android user, there is a good chance you have downloaded apps and games from the Google Play Store.
Jun 11, 2015, 12:30 PMIn context
Manish Singh / BetaNews:
OnePlus One gets Cyanogen 12 software update, Yu Yureka to receive it soon   —  The OnePlus One smartphone has finally started to receive the Cyanogen software update.  On a blogpost, the software maker announces that the OnePlus One handset is the first smartphone to snag the Cyanogen update.
Apr 14, 2015, 4:35 AMIn context

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