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T-Mobile adds more data to Simple Choice plans
T-Mobile has added more data to its Simple Choice plans at no extra charge, as competitors nip at its heels and customers increase usage. Marguerite Reardon. by Marguerite Reardon. March 7, 2014 3:59 PM PST. Follow @maggie_reardon. T-Mobile CEO ...
T-Mobile: Free Data For Troops in AfghanistanPC Magazine
T-Mobile to boost Simple Choice 4G LTE data allotments, add unlimited ...PhoneDog
T-Mobile Upgrading Simple Choice Plans With New Data and Texting FeaturesThe Droid Guy
TmoNews -Engadget -MarketWatch
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Google Is 'Pretty Sure' Your Data Is Secure
Eric Schmidt SXSW Eric Schmidt, executive chairman of Google Inc., speaks during a featured session called The New Digital Age, at the South By Southwest Interactive Festival in Austin, Texas, March 7, 2014. David Paul Morris—Bloomberg/Getty ...
Google's Schmidt Says Inequality Will Be Number One Issue For DemocraciesTechCrunch
Schmidt: Google “Pretty Sure” Your Data Is SafeRe/code
SXSW starts out with spotlight on security, as Google's Schmidt sounds off on NSAPCWorld (blog)
Slate Magazine (blog) -The Verge -The Drum
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FCC urged to make more Wi-Fi spectrum available
The U.S. Federal Communications Commission should move forward with a plan to open up new 5GHz spectrum to Wi-Fi as consumer demand for wireless bandwidth skyrockets, a member of the commission said Friday. Commissioner Jessica Rosenworcel ...
WiFiForward Presses for 5 GHzLight Reading
FCC's Rosenworcel pushes for more Wi-FiThe Hill (blog)
Rosenworcel: Unlicensed Vs. Licensed is False ChoiceBroadcasting & Cable
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iPhone, Android reign supreme heading into 2014
Apple's smartphone market share had a 41.6-percent average during the three months ended January 2014, while Android snagged 51.7 percent of the US mobile market. Don Reisinger. by Don Reisinger and Don Reisinger. March 7, 2014 12:58 PM PST.
comScore: Apple and Samsung gain while Android and Motorola dropAndroid Community
Apple takes largest U.S. smartphone shareSilicon Valley Business Journal
Report Shows Increase in Apple's US Smartphone Market ShareiPhone FAQ
ZDNet -Wall St. Cheat Sheet -Wall Street Journal
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Pebble adds eBay, Evernote & Time Warner as latest smart watch app partners
Pebble on Friday announced a trio of new partners for its wrist-worn platform, with official applications from eBay, Evernote and Time Warner Cable now available on the Pebble app store. eBay, Evernote and Time Warner's Intelligent Home for Pebble.
Pebble Appstore Comes to Android Devices, Adds eBay and Evernote AppsTom's Guide
It's time: Pebble smartwatch gets its Android app store, new software partnersGigaOM
Pebble Appstore Comes To Android, Alongside New Partner Apps From eBay ...TechCrunch
Stark Insider -The Droid Guy -The Verge
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Samsung's Milk music streaming service is free, has no ads
The radio service, announced on Friday, is available for free, with no ads, and users don't need a log in to use the service, said Daren Tsui, vice president of music at Samsung Media Solutions. The Milk application is available through the Google Play store, ...
Samsung's answer to Apple's iTunes Radio: Milk MusicCNET
Samsung Delivers Ad-Free Milk Music Radio Streaming to USBusinessweek
Samsung brings classic radio touch to new music serviceUSA TODAY
Houston Chronicle -VentureBeat
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Echo Nest deal gives Spotify a local presence
Music streaming service Spotify on Wednesday said it will acquire The Echo Nest, a little-known Somerville firm that provides the technology behind many popular Internet music services, including Spotify. The deal will make Somerville the largest ...
Beats Music Proves It Wants to Play Everywhere By Opening Its APIWired
Beats Music streaming service a strong contender out of the gateDallas Morning News
Spotify buys music intel business Echo NestInquirer
TechCrunch -CNET -New York Times
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Spritz App Can Help You Read 1000 Words a Minute
Spritz, a new app making its debut on Samsung devices, promises to help you read 250 to 1,000 words per minute. 0shares. Spritz. If you constantly have a big stack of books and magazines on your bedside table, you might have at some point wished you ...
Spritz text streaming app increases reading speedPCWorld (blog)
Spritz Technology Promises the Future of Reading, So You'll Actually Read ...Bustle
Startup makes reading so speedy it doesn't even feel like readingSan Francisco Chronicle (blog)
PC Advisor -News For Shoppers -KMOV.com
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BlackBerry loses big during T-Mobile trade-in promo
For BlackBerry users, the latest offer by T-Mobile seemed successful, but that was not the case for BlackBerry. TMONews reported the trade-in campaign resulted in that 94 percent of traded BB devices were exchanged for smartphones from BB's competitors.
Holiday sales boost iPhone's market share in the US, as BlackBerry circles the ...GeekWire
Easy Data Transfer from Blackberry(R) to Android/iOS Devices now supported ...Virtual-Strategy Magazine (press release)
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Mmmm, bacon: iPhone alarm-clock plug-in wakes you up to the smell of bacon
San Jose Mercury News
In a brazen attempt to "bring home the bacon," meat producer Oscar Mayer has come up with an iPhone app that doubles as an alarm clock and gives off the sound and scent of sizzling slices of pig loin and belly. Yes, that would be your bacon-wakin' ...
Oscar Mayer's App Wakes You to Smell of BaconABC News
Oscar Mayer's Zany Bacon Scent Alarm ClockChief Marketer
Bacon Smell iPhone Alarm DevelopedFanBolt.Com
TheCelebrityCafe.com -Statesman Journal
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Motorola adds new colors and college logos to MotoMaker
Motorola is going back to school in the latest update to its MotoMaker customization site. Moto X buyers can now choose from nine new back colors or three new accent colors to get more options for personalizing the device. Motorola pitches the new colors as ...
Moto X gets new college colors and a lower price in time for March MadnessEngadget
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DRAM Class Action Settlement = Cash For You
If you purchased a computer, console or any type of hardware or component with DRAM in it between 1998 and 2002, you're entitled to some cold hard cash. After typing that, I feel like one of those awful personal injury lawyers with commercials. The facts are ...
$310 million DRAM price fixing settlement could get you $10 - or much, much morePCWorld (blog)
Want $10 from a $310M settlement? Whip out that DRAM receiptTriangle Business Journal
Price-Fixing Settlement Could Mean Windfall for Electronics ConsumersDigital Media Wire
Winston-Salem Journal -Lincoln Journal Star -ConsumerAffairs
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Latest Android Threat is a Malicious Night Vision Camera App in Google Play
Believe it or not, malware for Android exists, and the best way to avoid it is by only downloading apps from trusted sources, such as Google Play. That said, you're still not immune to threats, and according to security firm Avast, makers of self-titled antivirus ...
Google Play offers in-app purchase discounts for birthdayRecombu
Google Play Store turns two, celebrates birthday with special offers on games ...Firstpost
Best new Android apps: Get link sharing analytics, track device app usage ...TabTimes
Techtree.com -Android Police
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Mercedes to fit existing vehicles with Apple's CarPlay?
13c1004_04 The interior of the new Mercedes C-Class saloon. Image: Mercedes. Apple's CarPlay, a platform bringing iOS apps and Siri to in-car systems, hasn't even arrived yet, but Mercedes is apparently planning to extend it to older vehicles via an ...
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Wall Street Journal
With Shouts and Hugs, Sprint Boss Masayoshi Son of SoftBank Drives Turnaround
Wall Street Journal
SoftBank Chief Executive Masayoshi Son, shown at a news conference in Tokyo last month, has been frustrated by slow-motion change at Sprint. Reuters. At a meeting with Sprint Corp. S -2.63% Sprint Corp. U.S.: NYSE $8.88 -0.24 -2.63% March 6, 2014 ...
Why Sprint's push for a T-Mobile merger ...CNET
Five things to know for Friday: Sprint turnaround, Detroit's future and what not to ...Business Journal (blog)
Sprint Softbank's Jockeying for the Inside TrackE-Commerce Times
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Go offline for National Day of Unplugging
Last week, 19-year-old California university student Adeline Munguia was reported missing after she stopped responding to Snapchats and texts from her roommate. As it turns out, Munguia was fine -- she'd just turned off her phone for a while -- but the ...
Turn Off Your Phone On National Day Of UnpluggingRedOrbit
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Apple to enable pixel-doubled 'Retina' mode for 4K monitors in OS X 10.9.3
It appears that Apple will be enabling additional support for 4K displays with the latest OS X 10.9.3 maintenance update, with people familiar with the beta reporting support for so-called pixel-doubling, 60Hz refresh rates with late-2013 MacBook Pros and ...
Apple Adds Support For External Retina Displays In Recent OS X BetaTechCrunch
OS X 10.9 Mavericks to fully support 4K displays in upcoming updateBetaNews
Apple OS X Mavericks update means 4K displays can now be set at 'Retina ...Siliconrepublic.com
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HP 8 1401 budget tablet arrives without fanfare
Some mobile devices are launched in a blaze of publicity while others sneak in under the radar and arrive without a fanfare. An example of this is the new HP 8 1401 budget tablet that is now available at a very affordable price of $169.99. Specs of the HP 8 ...
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HP Compaq 8 introduced as HP 8 tablet in US
HP 8 Remember the HP Compaq 8 tablet, which was launched in China last year, well, HP has now introduced it as HP 8 1401 in the United States. The specifications of both the tablets remain same and HP 8 is now available on the company's webstore for ...
Upcoming Android Tablets 2014: HP Launches 8" Slate For Only $170, Boasts ...KpopStarz
The HP 8 1401 Budget Android Tablet Comes To The StatesAndroid Headlines - Android News
HP 8 1401 Android Budget Tablet Gets LaunchedThe Droid Guy
Unwired View -Android Community
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Man called Bitcoin's father denies ties, leads LA car chase
TEMPLE CITY, California (Reuters) - A Japanese American man thought to be the reclusive multi-millionaire father of Bitcoin emerged from a modest Southern California home and denied involvement with the digital currency before leading reporters on a ...
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