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T-Mobile in feud with AT&T over the Un-carrier's holiday video

You might recall the holiday video that T-Mobile released this year. Based on stop-action Claymation animated classics like Gumby, the video features a talking snowman who recites a story about Verizon and AT&T (the “abominable carriers,” as they are characterized in the video) and how they only cared about taking …

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Report: Apple in talks to source memory chips from China

Up until now, no Chinese company has manufactured memory chips. This is about to change, according to a report published today by Japan’s Nikkei news agency.  A company called Yangtze Memory is scheduled to start producing NAND flash chips sometime this year, and Apple is reportedly in talks with the …

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Qualcomm Rejects Broadcom's Latest Acquisition Offer, But Leaves Door Open

Qualcomm’s board of directors today unanimously rejected Broadcom’s revised bid to acquire the company for $121 billion. Qualcomm’s board continues to insist that Broadcom is undervaluing Qualcomm’s overall worth. Further, Broadcom has not explained how it will address the potential loss of shareholder value should the acquisition fail. However, Qualcomm …

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Verizon to lock its handsets for protection from thieves

The nation’s largest carrier, Verizon, has been selling unlocked handsets to its customers. This allows them to switch carriers, and replace one SIM card for another. But starting this Spring, Big Red will be making a big change. Today, Verizon announced that it will soon start locking handsets that it …

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Chrome 68 Will Mark All HTTP Sites As 'Not Secure'

In the interest of security, Google plans to call out web sites that don’t adopt https. Later this year, version 68 of the Chrome web browser will proactively label web sites that don’t make use of https encryption. The company has been casually marking such web sites, but will start …

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Bragi Dash Pro wireless earphones Review

Helping to establish this newfound market for truly wireless headphones, Munich-based company Bragi was one of the pioneers to enter it back in late 2015 with its crowdfunded set, simply named “The Dash.” Since then, we’ve seen several companies inundate the space with their own offerings and moving the segment …

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