Hands On With eero, Or A Noob’s Guide To Building An At-Home Wireless Mesh Network

 eero was supposed to go out late last year to those who bought the system during pre-launch but a manufacturing hiccup pushed the ship date to the here and now. But the startup has ...

LinkedIn Problems Run Deeper Than Valuation

 The issues facing LinkedIn, however, go beyond the company itself. The problem stems from each of the company’s revenue streams, which ultimately diminish the business value ...

Most Americans Support FBI Over Apple, Finds Pew

 Pew Research Center has released a study on the dispute between the FBI and Apple. 51 percent of Americans think Apple should assist the FBI and unlock the iPhone 5c while 38 ...

Facebook “Birthday Cam” Encourages Videos, Not Robotic Wall Posts

 Birthdays on Facebook have become a dystopian chore. Typing “HBD” or just “Happy Birthday!” on a friend’s profile is basically the least human way ...

In Employee Email, Apple CEO Tim Cook Calls For Commission On Interaction Of Technology And Intelligence Gathering

 Early this morning, Apple CEO Tim Cook sent an email out to employees about the FBI’s request to unlock an iPhone with the subject line ‘Thank you for your support’. ...

After Jibe Mobile Buy, Google To Provide Carriers With Android RCS Client

 Here at Mobile World Congress 2016, the annual Barcelona-based flesh-pressing of the telco industry, Google and a bunch of carriers have put out a press release talking up how ...

Hands-On With The Modular LG G5

 It’s nice. That’s about the G5 in a nutshell. With rounded edges and premium build, the handset feels great in your hand. The camera works well and dual lenses allow ...

Box’s Aaron Levie Defends Apple Amid FBI Controversy

  Box CEO Aaron Levie spoke to TechCrunch about the ongoing saga between Apple and the FBI. “Apple’s response to the government is something we completely wholeheartedly ...

No, Apple Has Not Unlocked 70 iPhones For Law Enforcement

 The more highly technical the basis of a story, the more likely it is that some key detail will get jacked up by a journalist trying to translate it for the public. Call it Panzer’s ...

Twitter’s Founder, Facebook Pledge Support For Apple As It Fights Court Order To Unlock iPhone

 Twitter’s founder and Facebook have joined a growing chorus of voices from the tech community supporting Apple as it opposes a court order to help the FBI break into an ...

Google Decouples Play Games From Google+, Lets Gamers Choose Their Own Names And Avatars

 Until today, you needed a Google+ account to use Google Play Games, Google’s online gaming service for bringing online multiplayer gaming, video recordings and social features ...

Apple Apologizes And Updates iOS To Restore iPhones Disabled By Error 53

 Apple is issuing an updated version of iOS 9.2.1 for users that update their iPhones via iTunes only. This update will restore phones ‘bricked’ or disabled by Error ...