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Richard Lai / Engadget:
Huawei admits it uses slower flash memory chips in some P10 smartphones due to supply constraints   —  Memory speed isn't always something that one would pay attention to when buying a smartphone, or at least you'd expect the latest flagships to come with the fastest options available at the time …
Apr 21, 2017, 3:40 PMIn context
Cherlynn Low / Engadget:
Mastercard begins testing fingerprint sensors on cards in South Africa, plans to roll them out globally by end of 2017   —  Our fingerprints are quickly replacing PINs and passwords as our primary means of unlocking our phones, doors and safes.  They're convenient, unique …
Apr 20, 2017, 9:40 AMIn context
Andrew Dalton / Engadget:
Microsoft now lets users use phone authentication instead of passwords to access accounts   —  Microsoft's Authenticator app can now save you a step when logging into anything that requires a Microsoft Account.  According to a blog post from the company's identity division …
Apr 18, 2017, 8:50 PMIn context
Nathan Ingraham / Engadget:
Pandora's on-demand streaming service Pandora Premium opens to all users for $9.99 per month   —  It's been just about a month since Pandora unveiled its attempt at building full-fledged, on-demand streaming music service.  Aside from a handful of bugs, the big problem with Pandora Premium was that it was invite only.
Apr 18, 2017, 9:25 AMIn context
Mariella Moon / Engadget:
Italian court suspends lower court's Uber ban until the conclusion of appeal process; Uber resumes service in Taiwan after making changes required by government   —  Uber doesn't have to pack its bags and leave Italy just yet.  Another court in Rome has decided to suspend a lower court's rule banning …
Apr 16, 2017, 7:40 PMIn context
Violet Blue / Engadget:
Cancellation of FCC's ISP privacy rules drives Virtual Private Network adoption, but VPNs can have privacy issues of their own   —  If you're most people, you just found out about the FCC's internet privacy rules by way of their untimely demise.  Thanks to the FCC's new chief, Congress …
Apr 9, 2017, 4:15 PMIn context
Jamie Rigg / Engadget:
Huawei launches Honor 8 Pro flagship with 5.7-inch Quad HD display, 8-core Kirin 960 SoC, and 6GB RAM for £475, available to pre-order in UK today   —  There's Huawei, and then there's Honor.  While both are technically the same company, the Honor brand takes some of the best bits …
Apr 5, 2017, 7:40 AMIn context
Nick Summers / Engadget:
HTC launches a monthly subscription service for renting up to five Vive VR apps for $7 per month; users can rotate selection every four weeks   —  Virtual reality is still in its infancy, so it's no surprise that most apps for the HTC Vive are smaller, experimental and ultimately expendable experiences.
Apr 3, 2017, 11:30 AMIn context
Cherlynn Low / Engadget:
Hands-on with Samsung's Dex, a dock for Galaxy S8 that lets users work on a desktop display, running a tweaked version of Android 7.0 with multi-window support   —  The road to the perfect phone-desktop hybrid is littered with the carcasses of ambitious failures — just look at Microsoft's Lumia 950 and Motorola's Atrix.
Mar 29, 2017, 11:45 AMIn context
Jon Fingas / Engadget:
PietSmietTV, a startup that streams gameplay videos 24 hours a day via Twitch and YouTube, ordered to apply for broadcast TV license by German regulators   —  You might want to think twice about running a non-stop livestream just because you can — at least in Germany, regulators will want to have a word with you.
Mar 27, 2017, 8:35 AMIn context

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