Samsung ramps up curved TV production, despite Sony and LG killing off theirs

Samsung ramps up curved TV production, despite Sony and LG killing off theirs Neveretheless, some curved sets have fared well in our tests. Samsung’s UE65KS9500, for example, scored a perfect five out of five. They’re popular in China, too. And because a curved TV is such a premium product, Samsung makes a healthier profit from […]

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iPhone SE Tops Customer Satisfaction Survey Despite Shift Towards Larger Screens

Despite a shift towards smartphones with larger screens, the iPhone SE has topped all other smartphones in the annual American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI). Apple’s four-inch smartphone received a customer satisfaction score of 87 out of 100 to finish just ahead of Samsung’s 5.7-inch Galaxy S6 edge+ and the 5.5-inch iPhone 7 Plus. 20 other […]

Microsoft has not killed Windows 10 Mobile (yet) despite reports that they have

Microsoft has not killed Windows 10 Mobile (yet) despite reports that they have Over the last few hours, the Windows phone community has been up in arms over reports that Microsoft has officially killed Windows 10 Mobile internally, placing it into “maintenance mode” and not beginning work for Redstone 3, the next major interation … […]

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EU still unhappy with Windows 10 data collection, despite changes

Microsoft’s announced changes to Windows 10 privacy policies around enough for the European Union (EU), which has let the company know that it’s not doing enough to inform users of what data is collected, and why. The post EU still unhappy with Windows 10 data collection, despite changes appeared first on … Computing–Digital Trends

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N.C. wind farm goes live despite legislators’ claims it’s a national security threat

The first utility-scale wind farm in North Carolina is now fully operational even though the state’s top politicians wanted President Donald Trump to nix the $ 400 million project because they said it’s a national security threat. Avangrid Renewables today announced the wind farm, sporting 104 turbines that are 50-stories tall, is now generating 670 megawatt […]

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WhatsApp reduces spam, despite end-to-end encryption

Can a spam filter work even without reading the content of your messages? WhatsApp thinks so. Since last April, the messenger app has been successfully fighting spam abuse, even as it’s been using end-to-end encryption. That encryption means that no one — not even WhatsApp — can read the content of your messages, … Computerworld […]

Qualcomm to continue supplying Apple with chips despite $1B lawsuit, considering legal rebuttal

Qualcomm is expected to continue supplying modems and other components to Apple despite facing a $ 1 billion lawsuit over patent royalties and a related U.S. Federal Trade Commission action involving the Cupertino tech giant, according to a report on Monday, … AppleInsider – Frontpage News