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Rite Aid and CVS give Apple Pay and Google Wallet the shaft, purp...

Rite Aid and CVS have both confirmed that they are no longer allowing NFC payments in their retail stores. Rumor suggests it's because they...

Sundar Pichai gets a promotion, finds himself the new head of Goo...

First Chrome then Android, now Sundar Pichai is reportedly looking at a new role as head of Google products. Congrats!

LG G3 Screen is official: 5.9-inch phablet with NUCLUN, LG’...

Rumors of an LG-made processor have been floating around the net for years now. Straight out of left field, LG is now finally putting...

Google planning to sell Project Ara modules in new online store

Early rumors suggested vending machines and kiosks would be the points of sale for Project Ara. Instead, Google has decided to go the tried...

Verizon adds over 1.5 million new customers in Q3 2014

Verizon has reported their Q3 2014 financial results, and things seem to be as they should be. There weren't any new records broken this...

Final Android 5.0 Lollipop SDKs and APIs now available, as well a...

Developers, listen up: Android 5.0 Lollipop will soon be headed to handsets, and that means final APIs and SDKs are ready for you to...

New Chromecast SKU hits FCC, but your current one is not being re...

You may come across news today that a new Chromecast model has found its way to the FCC, but that isn't cause to put...

Samsung introduces their first 64-bit chipset — the Exynos ...

Samsung has revealed a new chipset with a first for their long-standing Exynos line -- it's 64-bit goodness. It's being called the Exynos 7...

Sprint WiMax will officially shut down November 6th, 2015

Looks like America's first 4G WiMax network will be shut down soon. Sprint has confirmed that they'll look to sunset the currently operational WiMax...

Once again, AT&T customer data breached by rogue insider

Looks like AT&T had a spoiled apple on their hands. The company has recently discovered that a rogue employee took it upon themselves to...

Facebook’s acquisition of WhatsApp is now complete and valu...

After it was announced back in February, it's now 100% official: WhatsApp is now a Facebook company.

Virgin Mobile outs new unlimited plans

Some new plan options are headed to Virgin Mobile today. The theme is unlimited, though that term only really applies to talk and text...

HTC beats Q3 2014 expectations with modest profit of $21 million

HTC has once again kept their head above water as the company has performed better than expected in Q3 2014. $1.37 billion in revenue...

Verizon cancels plans to throttle unlimited data users following ...

It seems your heavily-voiced opinions have worked as Verizon has decided to ditch the idea of throttling their heaviest unlimited data users. Hop in...

Sprint counters AT&T with their own double data promo for Fa...

AT&T opened some eyes the other day when they announced they'd be offering double data for family plans until the end of October, and...