Odds & Ends: TechTool 1.19 coming; Mac OS 9 starting to ship with new Macs; 2/29 in 2000
The social network's mobile user numbers are up 45 percent in the third quarter, and it shows in the company's mobile advertising dollars.
Despite returning to a slight profit, HTC continues to struggle amid larger rivals Apple and Samsung Electronics.
A growing percentage of people are opting to pay for their phones and take the lower service fee.
Ten months after launch, the social network's open-ended search engine is being given to some members using Facebook in British English.
The social network is in experimentation mode as it tries to figure out the best way to alert its 1.19 billion members to what's trending now.
The company's results, which show a one-time gain from its benefit plans, include adding a net 566,000 wireless contract subscribers and 440,000 tablets.
New research into the financial cost to law enforcement demonstrates just how cheap it is to track a suspect with a cell phone, and how those figures can affect the legal barriers protecting privacy.
While overall digital home entertainment spending remains fairly steady at $18.2 billion, digital movies sales shoot through the roof raking in $1.19 billion.