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Google Is Facing Its Second Massive Antitrust Fine

EU antitrust regulators are weighing another record fine against Google over its Android mobile operating system and have set up a panel of experts to give a second opinion on the case, two people familiar with the matter said. (more…)

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Amazon Introduces Echo Show for $230

With an Amazon Echo speaker today, you can talk to Alexa, the virtual assistant that powers the device, and ask it to play songs, order diapers and even turn on your air-conditioner. (more…)

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Imagination Technologies’ Shares Crash More Than 70 Percent After Apple Ditches Firm

Imagination Technologies (IMG.L) has been told by Apple (AAPL.O), its biggest customer, that the maker of iPhones, iPads and Apple Watches is to stop using its graphics technology in its new products, sending shares in the company crashing by more than 70 percent on Monday. (more…)

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WikiLeaks to Give Tech Companies Access to CIA Hacking Techniques

WikiLeaks will allow tech companies access to much more detailed information about CIA hacking techniques so they can "develop fixes" before the information is widely published, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange said Thursday. (more…)

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Wikileaks’ CIA Hacking Leak Sends Tech Companies Scrambling to Offer Fixes

Tech companies must rapidly step up information sharing to protect users from prying eyes, a security software executive said on Wednesday after WikiLeaks released a trove of documents detailing the CIA's capacity to hack all manner of devices. (more…)

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5G, Which Promises Blistering Speeds for Mobile Technology, is Coming Soon

Patrolling the congested halls of Barcelona's Mobile World Congress, you couldn't help but run into some sign of “5G,” the full-throttle Internet aspirations for smartphone manufacturers, chipmakers, network operators, and government regulators. (more…)

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Google’s Digital Assistant is Coming to New Android Phones

Alphabet Inc’s Google announced on Sunday that it will bring its digital assistant to smartphones running the latest versions of its Android operating system, vastly expanding its reach. (more…)

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South Korean Prosecution Again Seeks Warrant to Arrest Samsung Chief

South Korea's special prosecutor's office said on Tuesday it would again seek a warrant to arrest Samsung Group chief Jay Y. Lee, a suspect in a graft investigation that may topple President Park Geun-hye. (more…)

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HTC Announces All-Glass, AI-Infused U Ultra and U Play Smartphones

In the post-smartphone world—where the market is saturated, sales are down, and a mere £100/$150 can buy a perfectly pleasant device—just what does the premium smartphone maker do? Does it go down the path of Huawei and OnePlus, offering premium materials and components at cut down prices? Does it market

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