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  1. Samsung profit dented by weaker smartphone salesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | Business Journal

    Samsung Electronics Co. said in an earnings report Thursday that its net profit tumbled nearly 50 percent in the period ended Sept.


  2. Lenovo Buys Motorola In $2.9bn Deal With GoogleRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | Sky News

    A deal worth $2.91bn sees former parent company Google keep the patent portfolio while offloading the handset business. The deal is worth $2.91bn and allows Google to keep the patent portfolio while offloading the handset business.


  3. Vice Media teams up with Canada's Rogers to build Toronto studioRead the original story

    20 min ago | Reuters

    Vice Media, a maker of edgy videos popular with younger viewers, has teamed up with Rogers Communications Inc to build a studio in Toronto to produce news, documentaries and other content with Canadian filmmakers. The C$100 million deal announced by the companies on Thursday includes plans for a Vice TV network across Canada.


  4. Cinema Arts Festival challenges Houstonians to capture Bayou City street life on InstagramRead the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | CultureMap

    Through Nov. 7, you can enter your street photographs in the Houston Cinema Arts Festival's contest on Instagram with the tag #hcafstreet. This is one of the early entries.


  5. McKeon upset by "hatchet job"Read the original story

    52 min ago | The Capitol Fax Blog

    Rich, hadn't seen your hatchet job before I talked to you. If you even bothered to check the cross tabs you would have seen that the reporter was referring to the Southern Illinois section of my poll and not downstate out side the collar counties.


  6. Smartphone share of overall mobile phone sales stalling at 70 percentRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | CIO

    Smartphones during the third quarter again accounted for about 70 percent of total mobile phone shipments. Prices need to fall even further to attract more users in emerging markets, but that won't happen overnight.


  7. Movie Industry Yells 'Cut!' on Wearables in TheatersRead the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | CIO

    The dictum, "Please turn off all cell phones" at your local movie theater may soon be expanded to include Google Glass, smartwatches, GoPros, life-logging cameras, and a cast of thousands of other wearables. The Motion Picture Association of America and the National Association of Theatre Owners, which represents 32,000 screens across the U.S., have issued a zero tolerance policy on wearable devices capable of recording video, due to concerns over piracy.


  8. China's Xiaomi Moves In on Samsung, AppleRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | PC Magazine

    The "star performer" of the smartphone market this summer wasn't Apple or Samsung, it was a company you may not have even heard of - China's Xiaomi. According to new data from Strategy Analytics and IDC, Xiaomi became the world's third largest smartphone vendor for the first time ever in the third quarter of 2014, behind only Samsung and Apple.


  9. FTC: AT&T promised unlimited data, but throttled mobile customersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | InfoWorld

    Mobile customers who exceeded a monthly data cap had their connections slowed by as much as 90 percent, the agency says AT&T has misled millions of its mobile customers by promising unlimited data plans, then charging them and reducing their data speeds after they reach a monthly cap, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission said in a complaint announced Tuesday. Some AT&T mobile customers had their data speeds reduced by nearly 90 percent after reaching a monthly data cap, the FTC said.


  10. Notice of Public Hearing - Antelope County Planning CommissionRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Elgin Review

    NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING ANTELOPE COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS Notice is hereby given that the Antelope County Board of Supervisors will hold a public hearing to review a conditional use permit submitted by Jeffrey Skinner, representing Verizon, for the purpose of constructing a cell phone tower, with an equipment building and fencing , located in the N 1?2 1-28-6, Antelope County Nebraska. The hearing will be held Monday, November 10, 2014 at 9:30 am at the Antelope County Courthouse, Neligh NE.


  11. Hidden Camera Detector App For IphoneRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | O'Reilly

    Quickly scan any room for hidden cameras and make sure no one is spying on you! Thousands of downloads and counting! Up to 90% less than a hardware spy camera detector! Spy cameras are so common they can now be hidden in teddy bears, clocks, watches, key chain remotes and even in your bathrobe and towel hooks! Protect yourself against this invasion of your privacy today! NOTE: This app is a utility not a simulation and takes some practice to use. The app utilizes complex video content analysis algorithms to look for and target lens flare from the pinhole lens of a hidden camera.


  12. Mitek's bank affiliations double to 3,000Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | San Diego Source

    Mitek Systems , a developer of mobile imaging for financial transactions, announced Thursday that more than 3,000 financial institutions have signed for its mobile deposit system, more than doubling the number from last year. Citing industry estimates of the number of young people using cellphones to conduct their banking business, Mitek projects that more than 33 million consumers will be using its technology by the end of the year.


  13. Somebody's Already Using Verizon's ID to Track UsersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ProPublica

    Twitter is using a newly discovered hidden code that the telecom carriers are adding to every page you visit - and it's very hard to opt out. Twitter is using a newly discovered hidden code that the telecom carriers are adding to every page you visit - and it's very hard to opt out.


  14. Text messaging could motivate Latino adults to exerciseRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Medical News Today

    ... researchers at the University of Kansas School of Medicine found that 96 percent of Latino adults in Kansas owned cellphones and 89 percent received or sent text messages every day. This led them to invite 41 of the 82 survey respondents to ...


  15. Venezuela Telecommunications Report Q4 2014 - New Market Study PublishedRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    For now, the government continues to push a telecoms access for all policy, with growth momentum maintained during Q213 in mobile, fixed-line, broadband and pay-TV services. Full Report Details at - ..


  16. New Market Research Report: Smartphone Market in Russia 2014-2018Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    Smartphones are cellphones that use an operating system and offer advanced functionalities and computing abilities as well as improved connectivity compared to the traditional feature phones. Besides providing digital voice services, smartphones offer services such as texting, web browsing, emails, music players, and video calling.


  17. UPDATE 1-Israel's Ceva Q3 profit jumps, sees weaker Q4Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | Reuters

    Israeli mobile chip designer Ceva Inc reported a sharp rise in third-quarter profit on Thursday, helped by the company's strongest ever licensing period, but forecast a weaker fourth quarter. After recording zero earnings in the prior three months, Ceva posted third-quarter diluted earnings per share of 12 cents excluding one-off items, compared with 6 cents a share in the year earlier period.


  18. Lenovo closes $2.91bn Moto acquisitionRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Total Telecom

    Lenovo on Thursday announced the completion of its US$2.91 billion acquisition of Motorola from Google, a deal that creates the world's third largest smartphone maker. Speaking on a conference call with the press, Lenovo CEO Yang Yuanqing said he is confident that a merged Lenovo/Motorola will create a stronger competitor in the smartphone space.


  19. Global smartphone shipments rise 25% in third quarterRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Los Angeles Times

    A man uses his smartphone in front of an advertisement for Samsung's Galaxy S5 smartphone in Seoul. Global smartphone shipments topped 300 million units for the second quarter in a row, propelled by new phones and emerging markets.


  20. Calpian, Inc. CEO Invited to Speak at Money20/20 Conference to...Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Business Wire

    Calpian, Inc. , a global mobile payments technology and processing company, announced that CEO Harold Montgomery has been invited to present at Money20/20 at the Aria Casino & Resort in Las Vegas Nov. 2 - 5. Money-On-Mobile is a mobile payments service provider that allows Indian consumers to use their mobile phones to pay for goods and services, or transfer funds from one cell phone to another using simple SMS text functionality.