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Samsung reports big fall in profit but expects Galaxy S10 to ‘prop up’ performance

January 31, 2019 0

Samsung Electronics has turned in an earnings report in line with its guidance, as happens every quarter. The difference this quarter, though, is that the

No, Elon, the Navigate on Autopilot feature is not ‘full self-driving’

January 31, 2019 0

On an earnings call with investors Wednesday, Tesla CEO Elon Musk made an extraordinary statement: all of Tesla’s vehicles today are capable of what he

Vaping may help some people quit cigarettes, but what about the nicotine?

January 31, 2019 0

E-cigarettes helped more people quit smoking than traditional nicotine replacement therapy did, a new study says — but vapes aren’t a miracle cure for nicotine

Nintendo cuts Switch sales forecast despite strong holiday season

January 31, 2019 0

Nintendo had the best quarter ever for Switch sales, with 9.41 million consoles moved between October and December, a 30 percent improvement on a year

Nintendo delays Mario Kart mobile game until summer

January 31, 2019 0

We’ve heard basically nothing about Mario Kart Tour, the upcoming smartphone entry in the banana-flinging racing game series, since Nintendo announced it exactly a year

Ultraviolet digital movie locker is shutting down

January 31, 2019 0

Ultraviolet, one of the entertainment industry’s first attempts at creating a comprehensive digital locker service, is shutting down on July 31st, as first reported by

Apple’s power over Facebook ought to worry the rest of us

January 31, 2019 0

Programming note: I’m on assignment tomorrow and Friday. The Interface will return on Monday. At around 2:30 a.m. ET on Wednesday, Facebook sent me an

Alphabet’s Loon sets its sights on the satellite industry

January 31, 2019 0

Since its secret beginnings in 2011, Loon has been pursuing the seemingly quixotic task of bringing internet to the world’s most remote corners via stratospheric

LG rumored to unveil 5G-enabled V50 alongside G8 next month

January 31, 2019 0

Next month’s Mobile World Congress is shaping up to be an interesting one for LG, with the South Korean company now rumored to be unveiling

Apple bans Facebook from tech tools for tracking teen browsing habits

January 31, 2019 0

Apple Inc said this week that it has banned Facebook Inc from a program designed to let businesses control iPhones used by their employees, saying