Bridging the online and offline marketing gap (VB Live)

Traditional marketing, including outdoor, TV, direct mail, and more, seems old-fashioned, but online marketing technology is bringing those channels into the 21st century...
Ear plugs at the ready? The horror of tech companies making music

Ear plugs at the ready? The horror of tech companies making music

Samsung, LG, Huawei, and plenty of other tech companies make great smartphones; but they don't make good music. Yet they continue to try....
Zuckerberg wants messages to auto-expire to make Facebook a “living room”

Zuckerberg wants messages to auto-expire to make Facebook a “living room”

On feed-based “broader social networks, where people can accumulate friends or followers until the services feel more public . . . it feels...
Opensignal: AT&T’s 5G E falls short of T-Mobile and Verizon 4G speeds

Opensignal: AT&T’s 5G E falls short of T-Mobile and Verizon 4G speeds

AT&T’s “5G Evolution” cellular service isn’t just controversial and arguably misleading: It’s also slower than the 4G speeds offered by rivals T-Mobile and...
Inquiry finds FBI sued Apple to unlock phone without considering all options

Inquiry finds FBI sued Apple to unlock phone without considering all options

The Office of the Inspector General has issued its report on the circumstances surrounding the FBI’s 2016 lawsuit attempting to force Apple to unlock...
The FCC’s net neutrality rules end in April, but 18 ISPs promise to stay honest

The FCC’s net neutrality rules end in April, but 18 ISPs promise to stay...

The Federal Register shows that the FCC's net neutrality rules will end in April. Meanwhile, 18 ISPs pledge to stay honest, but can...

Facebook reportedly in talks with major U.S. banks to offer checking account services on...

Facebook is considering partnering with banks to offer financial services on Facebook Messenger, the Wall Street Journal reports. According to the Journal, Facebook pitched JP Morgan Chase,...
Apple Arcade exclusives will receive funding from Apple

Apple Arcade exclusives will receive funding from Apple

When Apple announced that it was launching Apple Arcade as a gaming subscription today (without revealing a price), it took a deeper step...

Dialog Semiconductor forecasts revenue drop after Apple deal, but core business could grow

(Reuters) — Dialog Semiconductor forecast revenues will drop this year as it completes a $600 million transfer of programmers and patents to iPhone...
Here’s how to buy the new Samsung Galaxy Note 9

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 vs. Huawei P20 Pro: Two high-end phones clash

The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is here and it's a big, beautiful beast of a smartphone. But today's market is demanding -- does...