Techmeme

Results 51 - 60 of about 301:

David Ruddock / Android Police:
Cyanogen CEO Kirt McMaster resigns, notes failure of “full stack” OS strategy and shift to modular Cyanogen Now model; Lior Tal promoted from COO to CEO   —  Kirt McMaster, the controversial CEO of Cyanogen Inc., will be stepping down from his role, we've learned.
Oct 10, 2016, 1:30 PMIn context
David Ruddock / Android Police:
Google is demoting Hangouts to “optional” in the Google Apps package for Android, to be replaced by Duo   —  In an email sent to Google Mobile Services partners on October 5th, Google outlined a significant change to the core GMS package (AKA gapps) for telephony-enabled Android devices (basically, smartphones).
Oct 7, 2016, 3:00 PMIn context
Android Police:
Google's Pixel phones come with 24/7 customer support for users via voice or text, and include a built-in screen sharing option   —  The Pixel and Pixel XL are seriously expensive phones, aiming directly at the iPhone and Galaxy devices at the top of the market.
Oct 4, 2016, 9:20 PMIn context
Ryan Whitwam / Android Police:
Google Store financing is not exclusive to Pixel, available on any purchase of $149 or more   —  Google is pricing this year's new Pixel phones higher than the nexus devices, but it's also offering financing.  That was previously only available on Project Fi, but that's not the full extent of the expansion.
Oct 4, 2016, 4:15 PMIn context
Corbin Davenport / Android Police:
Pixel phones come with Quick Switch Adapter to migrate contacts, calendar events, photos, videos, music, and messages from an iOS or Android device   —  Moving all your data to a new device can be annoying at best, and one of the Pixel's newest features aims to help that.
Oct 4, 2016, 3:40 PMIn context
Android Police:
Google removes the Nexus 5X, 6P, NVIDIA Shield, Mattel View-Master VR Starter Pack, Goggle Tech C1-Glass VR Viewer, and more from Google Store   —  To make way for the new products announced at today's event, Google has removed several items from their online store.
Oct 4, 2016, 2:55 PMIn context
Richard Gao / Android Police:
Pixel phones exclusively carried by Verizon in US; preorders get free Daydream View headsets   —  Well, it's official - Verizon is the only carrier in the United States that will be carrying the Pixel phones.  If the rumors from two months ago didn't convince you, the leak from late last night surely did.
Oct 4, 2016, 2:40 PMIn context
David Ruddock / Android Police:
Source: Huawei sacked Honor US team, refused deal for Google's 2016 phones after carriers failed to stock Nexus 6P and learning of new Google-only branding deal   —  According to a source familiar with Huawei's operations, the Chinese smartphone and telecoms giant's device division has been having …
Oct 3, 2016, 1:15 PMIn context
David Ruddock / Android Police:
Sources: Google planning to launch an ultra-thin convertible laptop, nicknamed Pixel 3 running combined Android-Chrome OS “Andromeda” in Q3 '17 starting at $799   —  Two independent and reliable sources have confirmed to us that Google is planning a new Pixel laptop to be released in Q3 2017.
Sep 26, 2016, 11:25 AMIn context
David Ruddock / Android Police:
Xiaomi Mi Box Android TV spotted at Walmart before formal launch for $69   —  According to a helpful commenter who provided this photo, a Walmart (location unknown) is currently selling Xiaomi's not-actually-out-yet Mi Box.  The price?  $69. Not bad at all - great, even.
Sep 24, 2016, 1:30 AMIn context

Sponsor Posts

Microsoft:
How to bring more water to more people?  —  Danish company Grundfos uses Microsoft Azure and IoT to improve efficiency across millions of water pumps and pipes.
eero:
New security features from eero Plus  —  Protect all your connected devices with VPN, 1Password, Malwarebytes, and Ad blocking.
Smartsheet:
Creating Productive Tension  —  Never mind the conventional wisdom that you should align your teams around a common goal.  For high-performing engineering teams, disagreement is healthy.
Zoho:
Announcing New Ways to Connect Writer With Apps That Matter to You  —  We're doing our part in creating a more connected cloud landscape.  Today, we're announcing the Writer Open APIs, as well as integrations …
Worldpay:
2017 Global Payments Report  —  Your ultimate guide to the world of payments in 36 markets.  Visit the microsite and download a free copy of the report.