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Google raised the ire of #GamerGate supporters by deleting a tweet that supported the movement, calling it a "mistake."
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Google's 2015 Nexus 6 (or Nexus 5) is coming from Huawei, an analyst claims
The Chinese manufacturer is rumored to be making one of two Android flagships due later this year.
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iPhone and Android users have been vulnerable to major hacks due to a U.S. policy from the 90's.
The security flaw lets hackers take over devices visiting “secure” government websites.
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Google did not follow through on its promise of encrypting Android Lollipop by default, but Android users can still turn it on.
The move contradicts Google's earlier statements, when it said that the latest Android smartphones would be fully encrypted.
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Uber was hacked, to the tune of 50,000 drivers' names and license numbers.
The company said it noticed the potential breach in November, but did not clarify why it waited so long to share the news.
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Google Inc. has set into motion phase one of its plan to take over the travel industry.
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The 2015 Nexus 6 will be made by Huawei, an analyst claims. (Or a new Nexus 5, perhaps?)
The Chinese manufacturer is rumored to be making one of two Android flagships due later this year.
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Tesla says customer mods and hacks of the Model S could hurt customers, damaging its brand (and stock) in the process. $TSLA
The company noted that the high production cost of the Model S also could harm its business.
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Titan Aerospace: Google's solar drones will offer internet service from the atmosphere in the coming months.
The atmospheric satellites will beam wireless Internet to areas without it, as well as to disaster-struck areas.
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Will Google make a low-cost Nexus 5 for 2015?
Google could have two manufacturers ready to make two different stock Android smartphones this year.
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Google Fiber's expansion is being held back by the local bureacracy, it says
Analysts contend that the search giant's investors are concerned about its spending, which has slowed the expansion of Fiber.
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Apple has plans to update your Genius Bar appointments
Apple Inc.'s new head of retail will implement a text message-based reservation system.
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Thomas Halleck is a reporter for the International Business Times covering Internet culture, operating systems and cybersecurity.
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Married the most lovely, wonderful woman in the world, Sept. 2013. Father to the most lovely, wonderful baby on the planet, Aug. 2014.
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