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Samsung profit squeezed by Galaxy S6 shortage

The company couldn't meet demand for the S6's distinctive curved screen

Instagram bumps up photo resolution to 1080 pixels

Photos had been limited to 640 pixels since the company's launch in 2010


Microsoft's new Tossup app tries to simplify getting friends together

The app is designed to make it easy to poll your friends

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Mainframes and mobile: What powers your mobile banking?

While mainframes are rarely the first thing that comes to mind when using your mobile phone or performing lightning fast financial transactions online, they are actually behind the rock-solid foundation and speed behind all such...

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iPhone 7 rumor rollup: Apple revving up production, you can take it to the iBank

This week, the latest in Apple’s quest to rule all it surveys and pave the road to conquest with oblong, rectangular handheld computers.

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Best office apps for Android, round 3

Microsoft's Office apps are finally available for Android smartphones and tablets. Here’s how they stack up against past favorites

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How to use threat intel to boost mobile security

Integrating threat intelligence feeds with mobile device management platforms can shore up BYOD security.

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What is Second Wave Wi-Fi?

MU-MIMO or Second Wave 802.11ac can deliver significant benefits to enterprise networks, public hotspots.

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Five smartphones to look forward to

The second half of 2015 looks as exciting as the first for smartphone buyers

Samsung faces lawsuit in China over bloatware on phones

The Shanghai Consumer Council is demanding that Samsung make the bloatware removable

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Sprint drops 600 Kbps video-streaming limit after outcry

Sprint this week quickly reversed plans to impose a 600 Kbps limit on streaming video as part of a promotion called "All-In" that charges $80 a month for unlimited talk, text and high-speed data.

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5 free Wi-Fi tools that help maximize your home network

Wi-Fi is wonderful, and even more so when you use these free tools.

The road warrior’s essential mobile toolkit: Summer edition

A mobile toolkit for the road

Off the beaten path doesn’t mean offline, as long you take these mobile essentials with you

Xiaomi faces challenge to reach sales goal, amid slowing smartphone growth

Xiaomi sold 34.7 million smartphones in the first six months of 2015

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iPhone 6S to feature much faster download speeds, report says

The latest iPhone rumors suggest that Apple's next-gen iPhone will reportedly feature a new LTE chip that will make for much faster download speeds

Facebook tests a new way to show video - and make money from it

Called Suggested Videos, a new feed will appear first on iOS, showing both partner content and ads

FCC tells TracFone it must allow phone unlocking

The provider of prepaid mobile service reached a settlement with the agency

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Federal wiretaps down slightly, encryption impact decreases

According to the 2014 Wiretap Report, released today by the Administrative Office of the United States Courts a total of a total of 3,554 wiretaps were reported as authorized, with 1,279 authorized by federal judges and 2,275...

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What’s the future for Windows Phone?

Despite rumors that Microsoft is about to kill Windows Phone, some industry observers say that's unlikely for several reasons, especially the expected gains from the rollout of Windows 10, which will run on smartphones and other...

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How to deploy tablets to your mobile workforce

Wakefield Canada needed a new tablet PC for use in the field. Who better to ask then the very folks who’d have to use the mobile devices? Here’s what they chose and why.

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