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Feb 28, 2017

Google sues Uber.
22,000 hackable webcams in Barcelona.
100+ Uber female engineers.
YouTube and Comcast.

Feb 28, 2017

Amazon wins three Oscars.
Audible’s Oscar commercials.
AT&T is lowering unlimited price.
Samsung announces Galaxy S8 event.

Feb 24, 2017

Uber ‘deeply hurting’ after allegations.  
Amazon resists Echo murder evidence call.  
Hacker suspect arrested at Airport.  
Google blacklists health site.

Feb 23, 2017

Apple’s new campus ‘Apple Park’.
Apple refresh of iPad lineup.
Twitter death spiral.

Feb 22, 2017

Uber's sexual harassment review.
Autonomous Ubers in Arizona.
Verizon and Yahoo drop purchase price $350m.
A Samsung Galaxy Note 7 comeback?

Feb 21, 2017

Tesla driver stops out-of-control car.
Google Fiber is out, Wireless is in.
EU skeptical of Windows 10 privacy.
Phone separation anxiety.

Feb 20, 2017
Monday, Febraruy 20th, 2017

New Zealand court upholds Kim Dotcom ruling.
Former Uber engineer claims sexual harassment.
FCC pushes for FM radio in smartphones.
YouTube dropping long unskippable ads.

Feb 18, 2017
Friday, February 17th, 2017

Apple moves WWDC.
Sprint improves unlimited data.
Opera is redesigning its browser.
Elon Musk digs deep.

Feb 15, 2017
Thursday, February 16th, 2017

Facebook’s standalone TV app.
PewDiePie in hot water.
Another Twitter mis-step.
New Comcast Xfinity app.

Feb 15, 2017
Wednesday, February 15th, 2017

T-Mobile improves unlimited data plan.
Mobile carrier price wars.
Twitter needs to trim the fat.
Elon Musk wants humans to be cyborgs.

Feb 13, 2017
Tuesday, February 14th, 2017

Rumors of wireless iPhone charging.
Dozens of cyber attacks a month on UK.
Tesla to start making Model 3.
South Korea could arrest more Samsung officials.

Feb 13, 2017
Monday, February 13th, 2017

Apple optimistic about post-Brexit UK.
Apple’s Tim Cook on fake news.
Verizon, Sprint, and T-Mobile offers.

Feb 11, 2017
Friday, February 10th, 2017

Wordpress blogs hacked.
ISP raided by Spanish police for piracy.
Sony’s first 4K Blu-ray player.
Prince returns to streaming services.
Samsung’s Galaxy S8 is coming soon.

Feb 10, 2017
Thursday, February 9th, 2017

Five arrested in Kodi streaming raids.
Fire at Samsung Factory.
Facebook Safety Check expands.
Best Buy to close some VR demo stations.

Feb 8, 2017
Wednesday, February 8th, 2017

More Twitter quitters.
Twitter’s new anti-abuse tools.
Vizio tracked viewing habits.
YouTuber breaks UK gambling law.

Feb 6, 2017
Tuesday, February 7th, 2017

Google and Facebook gear up for French election.
IMDB to shut down message boards.
Amazon supermarkets.
Anonymous attack dark web.

Feb 5, 2017
Monday, February 6th, 2017

FCC goes soft on net neutrality.
Chrome and Gmail upgrades.
Time Warner Cable sued in New York for fraud.
Nextdoor to acquire UK local social network Streetlife.

Feb 3, 2017
Friday, February 3rd, 2017

Apple to make iPhones in India.
Snapchat files for IPO.
Amazon stock falls as revenue misses.
Facebook loses Oculus court case.

Feb 3, 2017
Thursday, February 2nd, 2017

Comcast will charge subscribers to use Roku as a cable box.
New Nintendo online service to cost under $30 yearly.
AT&T rolling out 5G.
Facebook close to 2 billion monthly users.

Feb 1, 2017
Wednesday, February 1st, 2017

EU to end roaming fees.
Google wins legal battle in Japan.
Samsung teases new tablet at Mobile World Congress.
Apple’s growth.