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Monday, Jun 2, 2014 at 5:25 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Samsung Offers Tizen Phone, Samsung Z

Samsung Offers Tizen Phone, Samsung Z

Samsung unveils the new Samsung Z, its first commercial phone running on its new Tizen platform. But can it take on Android? Read »

Thursday, Mar 27, 2014 at 4:18 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Google Play Apps Mined Your Smartphone for Bitcoin

Google Play Apps Mined Your Smartphone for Bitcoin

A security intelligence blog reported malware masquerading as Google Play apps that will mine smartphones for digital currency such as Bitcoin, Dogecoin and Litecoin. Read »

Monday, Feb 10, 2014 at 3:49 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Flappy Bird Creator Kills App

Flappy Bird Creator Kills App

Nguyen Ha Dong, creator of the popular game Flappy Bird, removed the app from the online market for ruining his "simple life." Read »

Friday, Jan 17, 2014 at 9:41 AM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Apple and Google Remove Plastic Surgery Games

Apple and Google Remove Plastic Surgery Games

Apple and Google yank cosmetic surgery games, aimed at girls aged 9 and up, which have users perform liposuction on overweight women and facial reconstruction to make them not "ugly." Read »

Friday, Jan 3, 2014 at 12:30 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Google Bumps Off Bump

Google Bumps Off Bump

Google acquired the Bump app in September and the app will now be shuttered by the end of the month. Read »

Monday, Nov 4, 2013 at 11:33 AM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Android KitKat Heads to Devices

Android KitKat Heads to Devices

The new version of Android, also known as KitKat, will appear on the new Nexus 5, Nexus 4, 7 and 10, along with the Galaxy S4 and HTC One. Read »

Friday, Aug 9, 2013 at 6:53 AM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Google Has Textbooks for Sale and Rent

Google Has Textbooks for Sale and Rent

Just in time for the fall semester, Google offers textbooks for sale or rent at Google Play. Read »

Thursday, Aug 1, 2013 at 11:57 AM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Hulu and HBO Looking at Google's Chromecast

Hulu and HBO Looking at Google's Chromecast

Google's new $35 digital TV receiver, Chromecast, may be interesting Hulu and HBO, according to a report. Read »

Tuesday, Jul 30, 2013 at 10:07 AM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Facebook Trying to Grow Game Developers

Facebook Trying to Grow Game Developers

Facebook announced that it's created a pilot program to make small game developers grow their mobile games. Read »

Wednesday, Jul 24, 2013 at 11:25 AM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Buy Textbooks at the Google Play Store

Buy Textbooks at the Google Play Store

Google announced Wednesday that it will offer textbooks for Android devices for sale or rent. Read »

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Authors
Scott McGrew The host of Press:Here, Scott has 20 years experience as a television reporter, 10 of them covering technology. His work has been seen on CNN, CNBC, MSNBC, Fox News Channel and the BBC. He has been nominated for 10 Emmy Awards, but he’s quick to point out he’s never won any. He has been dabbling in computers since his first Apple II.
Barbara E. Hernandez Barbara is an award-winning business journalist whose work has appeared in the New York Times, San Francisco Chronicle and PCWorld.com. In her spare time, she lends money to entrepreneurs in developing nations, ponders the tech world and spends way too much time on Facebook. Follow her on Twitter @bhern.