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Google+ divided into Photos and Streams, with new boss

Google's social network gets a new leader in Brad Horowitz, and likely will see the Hangouts communication service stand alone, too.

By March 1, 2015

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Web tech helps Telefonica and O2 move calling beyond the phone

European carrier giant Telefonica, parent company of the UK's O2, has embraced WebRTC technology so its customers just need a browser to make calls. Too bad about Apple's Safari, though.

By February 26, 2015

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Mark your calendars: FCC to hold Net neutrality vote on Feb. 26

FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler announces the date to a CES crowd, indicating that the proposal on the table will include reclassifying broadband as a utility.

By January 7, 2015

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​Verizon CEO throws cold water on AOL deal rumors

Lowell McAdam says Verizon doesn't want to become a content company and denies serious acquisition talks. But he leaves open the possibility of a future partnership.

By January 6, 2015

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Triby, the fridge friendly family phone

This magnetic speakerphone for your fridge includes an e-ink messaging display, radio, and a hefty one month battery life.

By January 4, 2015

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Google injects smarts, stickers into Hangouts communication app

The all-purpose app for text, video, and voice chat can now detect when people are trying to find each other in the real world and then help them meet up. Also new: stickers, video filters, and bigger ambitions at Google.

By December 10, 2014

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NSA's Auroragold spies on carriers to breach cell networks, report says

A newly discovered program, dug out of the leaked Snowden documents, could even let the spy agency introduce vulnerabilities in the networks to help it listen in.

By December 4, 2014

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NSA spying protest takes to the skies in Utah

In the skies above the NSA's data center in Bluffdale, Utah, a lone airship protests mass government surveillance.

By June 27, 2014

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Google's new Android Auto is like Google Now for your car

The next Android L release hits the road with the announcement of the Android Auto interface for cars.

By June 25, 2014

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How I achieved total Bluetooth Nirvana, well, almost

From smartphones, to headsets, headphones, and laptops, bonding all your Bluetooth devices into one useful personal network is not only possible but a great idea too.

By May 28, 2014