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Abrar Al-Heeti / CNET:
Sensor Tower: TikTok has passed 1.5B downloads worldwide on the App Store and Google Play, with 614M downloads in 2019 so far, up 6% YoY   —  The app has had 614 million downloads so far just this year, according to mobile intelligence firm Sensor Tower.  —  TikTok has passed 1.5 billion …
Nov 17, 2019, 4:35 PMIn context
Roger Cheng / CNET:
How Motorola created the foldable-screen Razr and why it claims it solved the problems faced by Samsung's Galaxy Fold, by focusing on a hinge design   —  Exclusive: Motorola, in need of a comeback, wants to reignite the excitement over foldables with a phone that's equal parts retro and cutting edge.
Nov 14, 2019, 1:10 AMIn context
Roger Cheng / CNET:
Nov 13, 2019, 1:35 PMIn context
Alfred Ng / CNET:
Facebook's iOS app accesses the camera as users scroll their feeds; a workaround is to revoke the app's camera permissions; a patch is “already rolling out”   —  When you're scrolling through Facebook's app, the social network could be using your camera, concerned users have found.
Nov 12, 2019, 11:15 AMIn context
Ben Fox Rubin / CNET:
Amazon to open a new brand of grocery store in California next year, different from Whole Foods; job listings describe it as “Amazon's first grocery store”   —  Amazon on Monday said it plans to open its first new brand of grocery store in California next year …
Nov 11, 2019, 10:35 AMIn context
Queenie Wong / CNET:
Facebook issues an apology after an anonymous Medium post alleged an ongoing culture of racism at the company against black, Latinx, and Asian employees   —  The social media company has been accused of empowering “racism against its employees of color.”  —  Facebook apologized Friday …
Nov 8, 2019, 11:45 PMIn context
Roger Cheng / CNET:
If its Sprint merger goes through, T-Mobile says it will offer free 5G to first responders for a decade and free broadband to 10M households with children   —  It's been more than a year and a half since T-Mobile and Sprint announced their $26.5 billion merger in a bid to revamp the US wireless industry.
Nov 7, 2019, 11:15 AMIn context
Steven Musil / CNET:
Samsung posts Q3 operating profit of $6.6B, down 56% YoY, on revenue of $53B, while the revenue from its mobile division grew 17.4% YoY to ~$25.2B   —  Samsung was hit hard in its third quarter by the slowdown in tech.  The company on Wednesday reported a steep drop in operating profit amid ongoing weakness in the chip industry.
Oct 30, 2019, 11:10 PMIn context
Alfred Ng / CNET:
Uber refuses to provide LA with real-time location data on its scooters, sues the city, requests restraining order in case LA decides to suspend Uber's license   —  The ride-hailing company doesn't want to share everything with the city's government.  —  Los Angeles wants a peek …
Oct 29, 2019, 5:55 PMIn context
Alfred Ng / CNET:
Facebook files a lawsuit against two web hosts behind ~20 sites that offer tools for phishing and hacking Facebook accounts, alleging trademark infringement   —  Facebook wants to take down sites like “HackingFacebook.net” and “iiinstagram.com,” which allegedly offer hacking tools against the social networking giant.
Oct 28, 2019, 7:30 PMIn context

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