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Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Samsung estimates Q1 2012 sales of $39 billion, $5.1 billion profit   —  As it did in the fourth quarter, Samsung has released guidance for what it expects will be its Q1 2012 revenue and profit.  The company estimates that it will earn between 44 and 46 trillion Korean won in consolidated sales …
Apr 6, 2012, 12:45 AMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
One quarter of worldwide households have Wi-Fi, says Strategy Analytics   —  According to a new report from Strategy Analytics, 25 percent of all “households” worldwide now have Wi-Fi networks set up.  In terms of adoption, South Korea tops the list of the 17 countries the firm researched …
Apr 5, 2012, 10:50 AMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
TweetDeck back online, unauthorized access was ‘random’ and likely never ‘used maliciously’   —  TweetDeck, taken down earlier today, is now back online for everybody.  The original issue appeared when a user in Australia discovered he was able to access hundreds of Twitter and Facebook accounts.
Mar 31, 2012, 12:20 AMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Telenav ‘Scout for Apps’ offers free, HTML5-based voice navigation to developers   —  Telenav may have an increasingly difficult time justifying its existence as a turn-by-turn smartphone navigation software provider in the age of Google Maps and Nokia Maps, but it's not going down without a fight.
Mar 27, 2012, 11:45 AMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Google Play bug installs Russian email app on some Samsung Android devices   —  A strange event today has a lot of Samsung Android owners rightfully worried about malware on the Android Market.  We've received a raft of tips from users who have discovered an app titled “МТС …
Mar 26, 2012, 11:35 PMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
The Google Play problem: paying for ‘Angry Birds’ with battery life instead of money   —  Earlier this week, a report came out showing that some apps on Android use more than twice the power they actually need because they're running ads.  Angry Birds in particular was called out …
Mar 25, 2012, 4:50 AMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Current Google Wallet customers given $5 on pre-paid cards for all the provisioning hassles   —  If you opened up Google Wallet today, you may have noticed there's an extra $5 sitting on your pre-paid card.  It turns out it's not a glitch, it's compensation from Google Wallet in exchange …
Mar 21, 2012, 12:35 AMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
PayPal Here: hands-on photos with the new credit card reader and app   —  We just ran through a demo of the PayPal Here app that was unveiled today and there's frankly not anything complicated or surprising about using this as a credit card payment system — especially if you're at all familiar with Square.
Mar 15, 2012, 7:40 PMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
PayPal unveils ‘PayPal Here’ Square competitor for mobile payment   —  PayPal has more than just a digital wallet system for consumers planned.  As rumored, today president and CEO John Donahoe has unveiled a small dongle that can be used to accept credit card payments to compete directly with Square, called “PayPal Here.”
Mar 15, 2012, 1:40 PMIn context
Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
The new iPad doesn't allow FaceTime over LTE   —  We've just confirmed that although the new iPad has incredibly fast download and upload speeds over LTE, FaceTime vide chat still won't work directly on the 4G network.  As you can see in the positively vexing screenshot above …
Mar 15, 2012, 1:25 AMIn context

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