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Richard Nieva / CNET:
Google announces Google Play Protect, to scan apps for malware, and Android Go, to optimize the platform for emerging markets   —  The search giant's mobile software runs on 2 billion devices.  Its next job: Getting those devices on the latest version — and trying to reach a billion more.
May 17, 2017, 2:50 PMIn context
Marguerite Reardon / CNET:
Sprint announces Magic Box, a 4G LTE signal booster, says it offers a cell signal for up to 30K square feet indoors and improves speeds by 200%   —  The new device requires no set-up or in-home broadband and will boost 4G LTE coverage indoors and in the surrounding area for Sprint customers.
May 4, 2017, 1:25 PMIn context
Joshua Goldman / CNET:
Microsoft's Surface Laptop can be switched to Windows 10 Pro for free until 2018, will cost $49 to upgrade after; downgrading won't be possible   —  If you like the look of Microsoft's premier Windows 10 S device, but aren't sure about the OS, Microsoft has removed the risk.
May 3, 2017, 12:00 AMIn context
Roger Cheng / CNET:
T-Mobile reports net income of $698M, up 46% YoY, and says it gained 914K post-paid customers in Q1, amid Verizon's loss of 289K post-paid customers   —  The carrier's move to eliminate all options except for its T-Mobile One unlimited data plan didn't slow its momentum down.
Apr 24, 2017, 4:50 PMIn context
Ben Fox Rubin / CNET:
Verizon delays Bixby Amazon shopping feature in Samsung Galaxy S8   —  A new camera feature on the Galaxy S8 that recognizes bar codes and products was delayed on Verizon phones.  —  The Samsung Galaxy S8 launched today, but Verizon customers won't be getting the phone's full experience just yet.
Apr 22, 2017, 12:10 AMIn context
Joshua Goldman / CNET:
GoPro unveils Fusion, a small, wearable, 5.2K spherical camera for capturing VR and non-VR content, slated for limited commercial release at the end of 2017   —  The spherical camera, called Fusion, is small and wearable, but a lot of other details are a mystery.
Apr 20, 2017, 12:00 PMIn context
Richard Nieva / CNET:
Inside Building 8, Facebook's moonshot lab working on a brain interface that translates thoughts into words and a project to use skin vibrations to “hear” words   —  The social network finally unveils what its secretive Building 8 hardware lab has been working on for the past year.
Apr 19, 2017, 2:40 PMIn context
Richard Nieva / CNET:
Facebook begins testing a Groups tab on some Pages, making it easier to find official groups   —  The social network tells CNET it's testing new features that let brands call attention to specific groups, or just link Pages and groups.  —  If you go to a few brand pages on Facebook …
Apr 7, 2017, 9:35 AMIn context
Shara Tibken / CNET:
Samsung forecasts $8.8B Q1 profit, an almost 50% jump YoY, expects sales of $44.2B, which won't include Galaxy S8 sales which hit market April 21   —  The South Korean giant's latest quarterly likely benefited from its business supplying chips, displays and other components.
Apr 6, 2017, 10:20 PMIn context
Dara Kerr / CNET:
Recently unsealed exhibits in Waymo-Uber suit point to Otto co-founder Lior Ron as second executive facing legal action   —  A redaction error in court documents shows that Uber's head of autonomous vehicles might not have been acting alone.  —  A second Uber executive has been revealed in Waymo's lawsuit.
Apr 5, 2017, 12:20 AMIn context

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