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Roger Cheng / CNET:
Verizon Q1 earnings beat estimates with revenue of $31.77B, up 6.6% YoY, and a net increase of 260K retail postpaid customers   —  For Verizon, no news is bad news when it comes to customer growth.  —  After a flurry of promotional activity in 2017, which saw the return of unlimited data plans in a big way …
Apr 24, 2018, 8:05 AMIn context
Ry Crist / CNET:
Inside Amazon's Lab126 and the Alexa Voice Services team, which has helped manufacturers pack Alexa into more than a hundred consumer devices   —  “JR” has a big, dumb grin on his face as he meanders around the room.  A Bluetooth speaker strapped to his back blasts out the first few lines …
Apr 24, 2018, 7:10 AMIn context
Richard Nieva / CNET:
Profile of Mark Zuckerberg as told by those who knew him growing up in Dobbs Ferry, New York, and those who met him on his 2017 tour of the US   —  The world's largest social network needs fixing.  Facebook's frontman needs to show he can do it — fast.
Apr 20, 2018, 9:15 AMIn context
Scott Stein / CNET:
Nintendo Labo, the build-your-own cardboard kits with accompanying software for Nintendo Switch, is great for families; Variety Kit offers more than Robot Kit   —  We spent a week with Labo and its crazy folding forms.  Here's what Nintendo's ode to papercraft...
Apr 19, 2018, 5:45 PMIn context
Alfred Ng / CNET:
TaskRabbit informs users that it is investigating a cybersecurity incident and that it has temporarily taken down its app and website   —  The handyman-for-hire app sent an email to users today recommending they change their passwords if they used the same ones for different websites.
Apr 16, 2018, 5:45 PMIn context
Roger Cheng / CNET:
Apr 16, 2018, 9:40 AMIn context
Ben Fox Rubin / CNET:
Amazon cuts price of Ring's original Video Doorbell from ~$150 to $100 as acquisition closes, says it's looking into adding Ring to Amazon Key   —  Amazon Key, the e-commerce giant's in-home delivery service that's off to a bumpy start, may soon get backup from one of the hottest smart home startups around.
Apr 12, 2018, 2:15 PMIn context
Steven Musil / CNET:
Reddit lists the 944 accounts suspected of Russian IRA origin that it removed: 662 had zero karma, 13 had “significant” karma, none placed election-related ads   —  News discussion site says in banned 944 accounts suspected of links to Russian propaganda efforts across social media.
Apr 10, 2018, 8:35 PMIn context
Richard Nieva / CNET:
Twenty child advocacy and privacy groups ask FTC to investigate whether YouTube violates COPPA, a federal law designed to protect kids' online privacy   —  Consumer and privacy groups say the Google-owned video site is violating online child privacy laws.  —  YouTube is in hot water again …
Apr 9, 2018, 8:50 AMIn context
Ry Crist / CNET:
Amazon rolls out “Announcements” feature for Alexa, which lets users send a short voice message to every Echo device in the house   —  “Dinner's ready!” is about as common an exclamation as you'll hear in the average family household.  Now, families that use Alexa devices won't need to shout …
Apr 8, 2018, 1:05 AMIn context

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