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Google Plans To Encrypt Android Data By Default
News  |  9/20/2014  | 
After Apple CEO Tim Cook talks up iOS8 data security, Google says the next version of Android will shield data on devices more effectively.
Comment: unwearable - Thomas Claburn - 9/19/2014
Twilio Says MMS Ready For Spotlight
News  |  9/19/2014  | 
Twilio says cloud-based MMS means companies deploying apps can now include MMS messaging more affordably and easily.
Apple CEO: We Don't Covet Your Data
News  |  9/18/2014  | 
Apple CEO Tim Cook highlights the company's commitment to privacy in an open letter.
iOS 8 Points To Apple's Future
Commentary  |  9/18/2014  | 
iOS 8 delivers immediate improvements to Apple devices while promising richer mobile apps down the line. Just brace yourself for a huge download.
Comment: size - Thomas Claburn - 9/17/2014
Comment: Re: Rim shot! - Thomas Claburn - 9/17/2014
Net Neutrality: 5 Things To Know
News  |  9/17/2014  | 
The Internet was never as neutral as you might think. Here's why the FCC is mulling stricter regulations for mobile service providers as well.
Comment: voting... - Thomas Claburn - 9/16/2014
Comment: post it - Thomas Claburn - 9/16/2014
Apple Lets Users Reject U2
News  |  9/16/2014  | 
Apple iTunes users who don't want U2's free album, "Songs of Innocence," can now be rid of it.
Comment: Apple Pay - Thomas Claburn - 9/15/2014
Comment: Nerd vs. Geek - Thomas Claburn - 9/15/2014
Google Android One: India Play
News  |  9/15/2014  | 
Initiative to make Android matter in emerging markets brings its first low-cost phones to India.
Google Tempts Startups With $100,000 Cloud Credit
News  |  9/12/2014  | 
Google offers startups $100,000 in Google Cloud Platform credit for one year in effort to gain edge over Amazon Web Services.
Chromebooks Now Can Run Android Apps
News  |  9/12/2014  | 
Only four Android apps now run on Chrome OS, but Google insists there will be more.
Comment: the swiss? - Thomas Claburn - 9/11/2014
Comment: RAM difference - Thomas Claburn - 9/11/2014
Google Makes Apps More Accessible
News  |  9/11/2014  | 
Improved support for screen readers makes Google Apps more inviting to the blind.
Apple's Next Chapter: 10 Key Issues
Slideshows  |  9/11/2014  | 
Apple is ready to enter the wearables market, but current technology only gets the company halfway there.
Apple Watch: Useless Beauty, Brilliant Engineering
News  |  9/10/2014  | 
Apple's entry into the wearable market both disappoints and delights. But the Apple watch will breathe life into the entire wearable industry.
Apple Unveils Watch, iPhone 6
News  |  9/9/2014  | 
Apple dives into wearables, debuts two new iPhones -- and promises to revolutionize mobile payments with Apple Pay.
Blinders For Google Glass
News  |  9/9/2014  | 
Cyborg Unplug promises to boot Google Glass and other surveillance devices from local networks.
Comment: Re: Love it - Thomas Claburn - 9/8/2014
Comment: Google Now - Thomas Claburn - 9/8/2014
Comment: images - Thomas Claburn - 9/8/2014
Apple To Dominate Wearables Through 2016: Forrester
News  |  9/8/2014  | 
Forrester Research sees Apple's rumored iWatch as a boon for marketers.
Apple Arms For Wearable War
Commentary  |  9/8/2014  | 
Apple is expected to announce two new iPhones and a wearable device this week. Can it crack the wearables formula?
Apple iPhone:12 Pivotal Moments
News  |  9/6/2014  | 
With Apple expected to announce iPhone 6 on September 9, 2014, we look back at some key milestones in iPhone history.
Humana's LeClaire: The Quantifiable CIO
News  |  9/5/2014  | 
Humana CIO Brian LeClaire loves his Fitbit at home -- and leans heavily on mobile, social, cloud, and analytics at work.
Comment: I suspect... - Thomas Claburn - 9/4/2014
Apple Supplier Accused Of Labor Exploitation
News  |  9/4/2014  | 
Apple maintains it's committed to improving labor conditions at its suppliers and says it has been making progress.
Box Reshapes Itself As Platform
News  |  9/4/2014  | 
To survive the cloud storage wars, Box has reshaped itself as a platform.
Comment: Re: Pet care - Thomas Claburn - 9/3/2014
Apple's Top 10 Reasons For App Rejection
News  |  9/3/2014  | 
Developers keep submitting apps that violate Apple's rules.
My Ideal Robot: 10 Must-Have Features
News  |  9/3/2014  | 
Forget lasers, shape-changing, and artificial intelligence. Robots should swim and dispense candy.
Comment: headlines - Thomas Claburn - 9/2/2014
Google Enterprise Rebranded 'Google For Work'
News  |  9/2/2014  | 
Name change aims to better reflect Google's business customers and shift focus from the term 'enterprise.'
Google Tests Delivery Drones
News  |  9/2/2014  | 
Google joins Amazon in testing delivery drones outside the US, where regulations are less burdensome.
Comment: Re: Love it - Thomas Claburn - 8/29/2014
California Smartphone Kill-Switch Law: What It Means
News  |  8/29/2014  | 
Do you understand the consequences of California's new smartphone anti-theft law? Our FAQ will clear up the confusion.
Social Media Bites Its Tongue
Commentary  |  8/28/2014  | 
Pew Research finds that social media users are less likely to voice opinions face-to-face if they believe their Facebook followers would disagree. Call it surveillance fallout.
Comment: Users win - Thomas Claburn - 8/27/2014
Comment: The sad truth - Thomas Claburn - 8/27/2014
Dropbox Expands The Box
News  |  8/27/2014  | 
Dogged by competition, Dropbox now gives subscribers 1 TB for $10 a month, but backing up data to an external hard drive is still cheaper.
Comment: get rid of RT - Thomas Claburn - 8/26/2014
9 Ways To Enhance Google Apps With Unified Communications
News  |  8/26/2014  | 
There's no shortage of ways to communicate. Unifying the many communications channels can help you keep it all straight.
Android Flaw Might Also Affect iOS, Windows
News  |  8/23/2014  | 
Sandboxing flaw let researchers hijack Gmail 92% of the time, and could also affect iOS and Windows.
Facebook Adds Analytics To App Links
News  |  8/22/2014  | 
With help from Facebook, Mixpanel, and Parse, developers who implement App Links can now track how their links are used.


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