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Twitter's new Moments spotlights events as they unfold

Moments directs users to curated collections of tweets and discussions taking place across the social network. The feature could be the most important product update in Twitter's history.

By October 6, 2015


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Android OS, app and device news


Android market share stays steady in US but sinks deeper in Europe

More than a quarter of smartphone buyers across Europe jumped ship from Android to iOS, which saw solid gains across most of the continent, says research firm Kantar Worldpanel ComTech.

By September 2, 2015


Apple Pay is coming to Starbucks, Apple exec says

The head of Apple Pay says the coffee shop will start piloting the mobile payments service this year and roll it out to about 7,500 stores next year. It's also heading for KFC and Chili's.

By October 8, 2015


Don't hold your breath for another Facebook phone

Facebook's head of messaging says the company "probably" won't make its own phone again after the first one failed to gain consumer interest.

By October 8, 2015


Most Android phones at risk from simple text hack, researcher says

Last year, more than 1 billion Android devices shipped around the globe. Security firm Zimperium says this vulnerability could affect 95 percent of them.

By July 27, 2015


Smartphones aren't selling like they used to (it's an Android thing)

Samsung is just the latest smartphone vendor to offer bad news as demand slows around the world.

By July 7, 2015


Google antes up some cash for Android security flaws, fixes

Google is launching the Android Security Awards Program, allowing researchers to make some extra cash when they make an Android bug or flaw known to Google.

By June 16, 2015


Samsung Pay goes live in the US

Samsung's mobile payments service works with older retail terminals, which means unlike Apple Pay, it's accepted almost everywhere.

By September 28, 2015


Four free Live Photos alternatives that work on any smartphone

Jealous of the new Live Photos feature on the iPhone 6S and 6S Plus? Check out these alternatives that work on older iPhones, Android and Window Phone devices.

By September 22, 2015


How Mozilla's Firefox OS may enlist Android apps to its cause

Mozilla is working on a project that could let a few key Android apps like WhatsApp run on its fledgling mobile operating system, which could keep its prospects alive.

By June 4, 2015