Google is spending £1.9bn to snap up Nest, a company that connects your home to the Internet.
The acquisition of 91 Wireless, a Chinese app platform company, helps Baidu expand its presence in the mobile app space.
The update has been seeded to developers, but has yet to be made available to the public.
As part of the deal, Verizon will get some spectrum back from AT&T. Verizon is also selling off another smaller swath of spectrum to a private equity firm.
Over the last four to five months, the carrier has been adding iPhones at a monthly run rate of 100,000.
The supersized business-focused tablet is said to be hitting stores next week and will come with a host of perks, like Hulu Plus, Dropbox storage, and a $25 Google Play store credit.
The latest version of the Mac OS offers fixes for recently discovered SSL bugs, as well as new features for FaceTime and iMessage.
European regulators impose massive penalties on a series of TV and display makers for "cartel" activity affecting now-outmoded CRT products.
PC maker Lenovo, which has struggled for smartphone success outside China, gets an established global brand, while Google unloads a burden on its balance sheet and a source of tension.
Mike Morell, Former Deputy Director of the CIA, also argues in interview that there was no evidence of systematic abuse.