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Android mobile ad traffic beats iOS for first time
Android smartphones and tablets now get the most mobile ad traffic worldwide, but iPhones and iPads still get 52% of the revenue.
As AT&T and Google push broadband adoption, the feds are non-players
AT&T and Google have talked up plans to extend supercharged broadband speeds to several U.S. cities and offer lesser service for free to...
US to vote on sharp increase in broadband subsidies
The U.S. Federal Communications Commission will vote Wednesday on a proposal to pump US$1.8 billion into a fund that subsidizes broadband deployments...
Russian leaker resurfaces, claims Microsoft will issue second Windows update this year
A notorious Windows leaker dubbed 'Wzor' says Microsoft will issue yet another update to Windows 8.1 later this year, evidence of an...
Google Glass dips its toe into iOS pool
As Google added a taste of iOS functionality to Glass, one analyst said this is just the beginning of efforts to draw in Apple users to the...
How to keep your smartphone (and its data) secure
In our daily activities, our smartphones increasingly store or access sensitive business and personal data -- not just email, but also financial and...
Mysterious malware steals Apple credentials from jailbroken iOS devices
A malware campaign of yet-to-be-determined origin is infecting jailbroken iPhones and iPads to steal Apple account credentials from SSL encrypted...
LG's G Watch will be water resistant and always on
LG Electronics has revealed that its upcoming smartwatch G Watch will be water resistant and have an always-on display.
With "Baidu Inside," the Chinese firm takes aim at hardware market
Printers, air quality monitors, and weighing scales aren't exactly in the realm of Baidu, China's largest search engine. But that's...
AT&T's expanded 1 Gbps fiber rollout could go head to head with Google
U.S. broadband giant AT&T could roll out 1Gbps fiber-optic service to up to 21 new metropolitan areas, including Atlanta, Chicago, Los Angeles,...
Samsung's 28-inch 4K monitor price drops to under $600
The price of Samsung's latest 28-inch 4K monitor has dropped by $100 to just under US$600, which could be a precursor to 4K monitor prices...
Future tech: Americans foresee made-to-order organs, teleportation and robots
Many Americans think the next 50 years will bring custom-ordered, made-to-order organ generation, teleportation and robots that care for the elderly...
Where R U now? iPhone texts come to Glass
Google Glass-wearing, iPhone-toting techies who can't be bothered to look at their smartphones for texts can instead peer into a different screen...
Microsoft to wrap Nokia deal Friday, name subsidiary 'Microsoft Mobile'
Microsoft today said that it will close the $7.2 billion acquisition of Nokia's handset business on Friday, about eight months after revealing...
5 New Wireless Technologies for Today's Businesses
Wireless technology changes quickly. This matters if you're running a business, as faster Wi-Fi can improve employee productivity as well as...
Google invites Glass wearers to brave LA's beaches
Users of Google Glass will get to meet and compare their techie headgear this weekend at a spot where appearance is everything.
AMD steers clear of low-cost tablet market
Advanced Micro Devices doesn't want its chips in low-priced tablets, and is eager to avoid a battle with Intel or ARM, whose chips have driven...
Plastic computers taking shape, but won't replace silicon
Can plastic materials morph into computers? A research breakthrough published this week brings such a possibility closer to reality.
Apple has bigger plans than just song ID with Shazam deal
Apple will integrate music identification technology created by Shazam into the next version of iOS, but could go much further than simple song...
IE6: Retired but not dead yet
Microsoft may have retired Internet Explorer 6 last week, but it's still keeping track of the ancient browser's user share on a death...