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A call to action for tech

A call to action for tech

Tech is uniting against President Trump. Indeed, a host of companies have come out in opposition to the new administration. From 127 tech firms teaming up against Trump’s immigration ban, to Google employees’ massive walkout in response to the immigration ban, to Lyft’s $1 million donation to the ACLU, tech has taken up the language of

Latest LG G6 leak claims to show off prototype model

Latest LG G6 leak claims to show off prototype model

We’ve seen a couple of LG G6 image leaks recently, but both photos only let us see the top half of the device. Now a new leak has surfaced that may show us a bit more of LG’s upcoming Android flagship. New photos that allegedly show an LG G6 prototype model have surfaced. The top


Android 7.1.2 adds ‘Swipe for notifications’ feature to Nexus 5X

Android 7.1.2 adds ‘Swipe for notifications’ feature to Nexus 5X

Google’s Pixel and Pixel XL offer several exclusive features, like the Pixel Launcher and Google Assistant. However, one feature that’s been Pixel-only won’t stay that way with Android 7.1.2. The first beta release of Android 7.1.2 is now hitting the Nexus 5X, and owners of the 5X are finding that the update adds the “Swipe


How Trifacta is helping data wranglers in Hadoop, the cloud, and beyond

How Trifacta is helping data wranglers in Hadoop, the cloud, and beyond

The focus of Trifacta is enabling people who know their data best (analysts & business people) to effectively explore, structure, and join together diverse data sources for a variety of business purposes. The company also just released a new product, and this presented a good opportunity for us to have a discussion with Joe Hellerstein,


Samsung Halts Galaxy Note 7 Sales, Exchange Over Safety Concerns

Samsung Halts Galaxy Note 7 Sales, Exchange Over Safety Concerns

Samsung told customers worldwide Tuesday to stop using their Galaxy Note 7 smartphones as it struggled to contain a snowballing safety crisis that threatens to derail the powerhouse global brand. The South Korean conglomerate also called a halt to worldwide sales and exchanges of the troubled handset, as the federal US consumer regulator issued an


AT&T Exempts DirecTV Streaming From Mobile Data Caps

AT&T Exempts DirecTV Streaming From Mobile Data Caps

AT&T customers who are also DirecTV subscribers can now watch streaming TV content without using their mobile data. To do so, they’ll need to download the latest version of the DirecTV or U-Verse apps. AT&T bought DirecTV last year, and quickly moved to integrate many of the two companies’ offerings. “Our customers want to take