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Jon Fingas / Engadget:
Mozilla rolls out Firefox 34 with default Yahoo search for North America, disables support for SSL 3.0 standard   —  Firefox's latest update makes Yahoo the default search option  —  That was fast.  It was just two weeks ago that Mozilla announced a deal making Yahoo the default search engine in Firefox …
Dec 1, 2014, 7:25 PMIn context
Jon Fingas / Engadget:
Netflix now plays in 1080p on your iPhone 6 Plus   —  Did you buy that big, honking iPhone 6 Plus so that you could watch Netflix videos in glorious 1080p?  If you did, today's your lucky day.  Netflix has updated its iOS app to make full use of the higher-res screens on the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus …
Nov 11, 2014, 10:20 PMIn context
Jon Fingas / Engadget:
Audience's software lets PCs process your voice without special chips   —  Previously, Audience's sound processing tricks have required a dedicated chip, limiting where you would see it; you're more likely to get clever noise cancelling in your phone than in a PC.
Nov 6, 2014, 4:15 AMIn context
Jon Fingas / Engadget:
Google and LG will license each other's patents for the next decade   —  Samsung isn't the only Android device maker getting cozy with Google's patents, apparently.  LG has just entered into a cross-licensing deal with Google that will let the two companies use each other's patents (including new ones) for the next 10 years.
Nov 4, 2014, 8:00 PMIn context
Jon Fingas / Engadget:
Acer's 12-inch Switch tablet is five devices in one   —  Thought Acer's Aspire Switch 10 tablet was a true jack-of-all-trades?  It's already outclassed.  The PC maker has officially revealed the Aspire Switch 12, a 12.5-inch sibling that's a little more flexible.
Nov 4, 2014, 11:30 AMIn context
Jon Fingas / Engadget:
Google's Nexus Player gets FCC approval, right on cue   —  Well, that didn't take long.  Just a couple of days after Google stopped pre-orders of the Nexus Player while it waited for the FCC's all-clear, its Android TV puck has received approval.  There aren't any surprises in the regulatory filing …
Oct 19, 2014, 10:05 AMIn context
Jon Fingas / Engadget:
Dropbox fixes bug in its desktop apps that deleted some files for people using Selective Sync   —  Dropbox bug wipes some users' files from the cloud  —  Cautious types will frequently tell you not to rely on cloud storage as your only backup, and a handful of internet denizens have just learned this the hard way.
Oct 13, 2014, 1:10 PMIn context
Jon Fingas / Engadget:
Google trial lets you chat with doctors when you search for symptoms   —  Searching the web for symptoms of illness can be dangerous — you could identify a real condition, but you also risk scaring yourself for no reason through a misdiagnosis.  Google might have a solution that puts your mind at ease, though.
Oct 12, 2014, 9:50 AMIn context
Jon Fingas / Engadget:
NVIDIA hints at an HTC Nexus 9 tablet coming within weeks   —  Remember those hints of HTC returning to tablets?  Yeah, the cat's out of the bag.  As part of its patent lawsuit against Qualcomm and Samsung, NVIDIA has revealed that it expects a Tegra K1-powered “HTC Nexus 9” sometime within the third calendar quarter of the year.
Sep 10, 2014, 10:25 PMIn context
Jon Fingas / Engadget:
Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact: 8" 1080p display, 2.5Ghz processor, 3GB RAM; available in fall   —  Sony's Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact stuffs full performance into an 8-inch slate  —  Sony had a minor hit when it unveiled the Xperia Z1 Compact, which crammed a full-power smartphone into a smaller frame …
Sep 3, 2014, 1:40 PMIn context

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