Amazon may be working on a smartphone with hologram-like 3D Amazon is reportedly developing a smartphone that sports a 3D screen that relies on retina-tracking technology to make images seem to float above the screen like a hologram. With the smartphone, users would be able to navigate through content by using their eyes alone, according to two unnamed people who discussed the phone with the Wall Street Journal. More
YouTube launches pay channels with campy flicks Roger Corman's campy B movies, children's shows like "Sesame Street" and "Inspector Gadget," and inspirational monologues by celebrities — these are among the 30 channels that will require a paid monthly subscription on YouTube coming soon. More
FCC moving forward on speedier in-flight Internet service U.S. federal telecommunications regulators are pushing ahead with efforts to bring faster Internet service to commercial and private airline flights. The Federal Communications Commission on Thursday started deliberations on a proposal that would offer a new type of in-flight broadband service promising U.S. More
Microsoft may buy Barnes & Noble's Nook unit for $1 billion According to internal documents obtained by the website TechCrunch, Microsoft has offered $1 billion for the digital assets of Nook Media, Barnes & Noble's digital book venture. According to internal documents obtained by the website TechCrunch, Microsoft has offered $1 billion for the digital assets of Nook Media, Barnes & Noble's digital book venture. More
California court awards Apple $119 million - Individual.com ... sparked by the launch of the Galaxy S ... s patents involve "design elements ... The Economic Times reported that "Samsung lawyers presented ... 06/24/2014 - 3:26 pm | View Link
Lawsuits do not a creative Apple make In the highly litigious world of mobile technology, it’s becoming hard to keep track of who’s suing who, but more and more often it seems that Apple’s name is appearing as one of the parties in the slew of legal actions that’s sweeping the industry. Given the sheer number of lawsuits in play between the folks from Cupertino and other major industry players, you probably won’t be surprised to ... 05/14/2014 - 4:22 am | View Link
Apple, Google Shaped by Silicon Valley Judge Koh’s Gavel Lucy H. Koh's fingerprints are on your Gmail account, your smartphone, and, if you're a Silicon Valley engineer, possibly your prospects for changing jobs. Koh, the California federal judge overseeing the three-year patent battle between Apple Inc. (AAPL) and Samsung Electronics Co. (005930), has so far thwarted the iPhone maker's bid to keep Galaxy phones off the market. Now, after a jury found ... 05/14/2014 - 12:01 am | View Link
Samsung Electronics replaces mobile design head SEOUL (Reuters) - Samsung Electronics Co Ltd, the world's biggest handset maker, has replaced the head of its mobile design team amid criticism of the latest Galaxy S smartphone. 05/7/2014 - 11:03 pm | View Link
Samsung Elec replaces mobile design head SEOUL (Reuters) - Samsung Electronics Co Ltd, the world's biggest handset maker, has replaced the head of its mobile design team amid criticism of the latest Galaxy S smartphone. 05/7/2014 - 10:43 pm | View Link
Reaching In-House Counsel with Corporate Journalism and LinkedIn The media landscape has changed for lawyers, along with everyone else. The newly released Greenmarket survey on content marketing provides some interesting insights into how content marketing has changed. 05/7/2014 - 9:26 pm | View Link
The Samsung Galaxy S III: The First Smartphone Designed Entirely By Lawyers The Galaxy S ... ever make it out of Samsung's design studio?" I'll tell you how, it was never in the design studio. This phone design was born down the hall, in a room where the door sign reads "Samsung Legal." It was designed by lawyers. 07/27/2014 - 8:46 am | View Link
Samsung: Galaxy S3 not ‘designed by lawyers’ Claims that Samsung's legal entanglement with Apple has hugely influenced the design of the Galaxy S3, have been shrugged off by ... company’s soon-to-land flagship kit is the brainchild of lawyers, rather than creative types. Speaking to iNews 24 ... 05/22/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Samsung defends Galaxy S3 design, says nothing to do with lawsuit The design of the Galaxy S3, for instance, has been equally praised and loathed, but critics went so far as to say that it was designed by Samsung’s lawyers to avoid future ... design plan for its phones, Samsung Galaxy S3 included. 05/22/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Samsung says lawyers didn’t design new Galaxy S III smartphone “In recent weeks, some have suggested that Samsung’s Galaxy S III smartphone was designed by lawyers specifically to work around Apple’s ongoing patent infringement case,” Sean Hollister reports for The Verge. “When the question was put to ... 05/22/2012 - 7:27 am | View Link
Samsung: Galaxy S III not designed by lawyers Folks were so disappointed with the new look, that many speculated the phone was designed by lawyers so Samsung can avoid being litigated from infringing Apple’s patents. Well, Samsung design VP Chang Dong-hoon ended all accusations that the Galaxy S III ... 05/22/2012 - 6:34 am | View Link
Samsung Galaxy S III vs Nokia Lumia 900 The Samsung Galaxy S III (left) and the Nokia Lumia 900 (right) 07/28/2014 - 9:04 pm | View Website
Samsung's Android-powered Galaxy Camera: the most ... Samsung today launched the first true compact camera/smart device hybrid - the Galaxy Camera, with 3G/4G connectivity as well as Wi-Fi (which sets it apart from Wi-Fi ... 07/28/2014 - 8:35 pm | View Website
Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 Accessories | Android Central The sales injunction against the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 has been lifted this evening, allowing Samsung to once again offer the Tab 10.1 for sale in the US. 07/28/2014 - 7:45 pm | View Website
Samsung Samsung Group is a South Korean multinational conglomerate company headquartered in Samsung Town, Seoul. It comprises numerous subsidiaries and affiliated businesses ... 07/28/2014 - 8:46 am | View Website
Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 Edition (White), Wi-Fi, WQXGA LCD ... SAMSUNG Be more productive, creative and entertained with the Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 Edition WiFi, featuring ultra-high WQXGA resolution viewing. 07/28/2014 - 6:02 am | View Website
It's right up there next to politics and religion on the list of things you probably shouldn't talk about at the dinner table.
Perhaps it's the nonmagical implications that cause a stir — the answer it offers to the ageless where do we come from question. Or perhaps because it's so dang personal
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Whatever the case, it gets people talking.
If Foursquare's attempt to force users into Swarm taught us anything, it's that people really don't like being forced into using apps.
Facebook, never one to heed the lessons of history, will soon be forcing its iOS and Android users over to Facebook Messenger, and many users aren't happy about it.
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Facebook sent an email to users Monday, alerting them that messages will soon be disappearing from Facebook's iPhone and Android app (for now, messages will remain available in the iPad and Windows Phone app, as well as on the mobile web and desktop.) Read more
A new German cloud storage startup is preparing to launch a service it bills as more secure than Dropbox, thanks to offering client-side encryption — but it’s also shooting to be as usable as Dropbox — and therefore more user friendly than other security-focused cloud storage services that do local encryption, like SpiderOak.
StumbleUpon released version 4.0 of StumbleUpon for Android today, bringing a complete user interface overhaul, including navigation changes and a new way for users to find content. The design fits Google’s Android app design guidelines, with pages you can slide in from the left and right and a flat look that is has hints of Android L’s Material design.