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October 2015

LG V10 Boasts Second Screen, Dual Front Cameras
Oct 1, 2015, 6:32 AM

T-Mobile Prepared to Buy Lots of 600MHz Spectrum
Oct 1, 2015, 7:27 AM

LG Adds Cellular Radio to Urbane Smartwatch
Oct 1, 2015, 7:42 AM

Cricket Jumps Into 1,600 Target Stores
Oct 1, 2015, 9:52 AM

Boost to Reward On-Time Payments with More Data
Oct 1, 2015, 10:00 AM

AT&T, T-Mobile, Verizon Commit to Selling LG V10
Oct 1, 2015, 10:34 AM

Verizon's Go90 Video Service Launches for All
Oct 1, 2015, 10:42 AM

Google to Refresh YouTube Kids with Better Parental Controls
Oct 1, 2015, 12:49 PM

Hands On with the LG V10
Oct 1, 2015, 12:54 PM

T-Mobile Customer Data Exposed in Hack
Oct 1, 2015, 4:01 PM

Sprint to Cut Headcount and $2.5 Billion in Costs
Oct 2, 2015, 7:21 AM

Dish's Designated Entities Give Up 197 Spectrum Licenses
Oct 2, 2015, 7:31 AM

Nextbit Surpasses Goal, Closes Kickstarter Campaign
Oct 2, 2015, 7:39 AM

Skype Refreshes iPhone and iPad Apps for iOS 9
Oct 2, 2015, 7:45 AM

AT&T Says Sprint, T-Mobile Breaking FCC WiFi Calling Rules
Oct 2, 2015, 7:58 AM

Asus to Preload Microsoft Apps Thanks to Licensing Deal
Oct 2, 2015, 8:04 AM

Android TV Adds More Content
Oct 2, 2015, 8:11 AM

Motorola Commits to Android 6.0 Marshmallow
Oct 2, 2015, 10:41 AM

Wireless Companies Agree to Support More Remote Wipe Tools
Oct 2, 2015, 1:30 PM

Phone Passcodes Fall Under Fifth Amendment Protection
Oct 2, 2015, 3:35 PM

Apple Took Steps to Protect New iPhones from Liquids
Oct 2, 2015, 3:44 PM

Stagefright Bug Returns for Sequel Thanks to MP3 Flaw
Oct 2, 2015, 4:02 PM

Siri May Get a Boost Thanks to Apple's Acquisition of VocalIQ
Oct 2, 2015, 4:10 PM

Jack Dorsey Named Twitter CEO
Oct 5, 2015, 7:13 AM

BBM Gains PayPal for Android, BlackBerry, iOS
Oct 5, 2015, 8:49 AM

HTC: Monthly Security Updates Not Likely
Oct 5, 2015, 9:37 AM

Google Begins Marshmallow Push for Nexus Phones Today
Oct 5, 2015, 11:14 AM

Verizon Backs Out of Commitment to Sell Sony Xperia Z4v
Oct 5, 2015, 2:23 PM

App Slicing Now Available to iOS Developers
Oct 5, 2015, 4:32 PM

Sony to Spin Off Camera Sensor Unit
Oct 6, 2015, 7:00 AM

Sony Mobile Talks Marshmallow and Xperia
Oct 6, 2015, 7:04 AM

Apple Picks Up Perceptio, Another Artificial Intelligence Firm
Oct 6, 2015, 7:13 AM

Google Refreshes Youtube for iOS
Oct 6, 2015, 7:18 AM

Synaptics Debuts Pressure-Sensitive Touchscreen Controllers
Oct 6, 2015, 7:34 AM

Twitter 'Moments' Bundle Tweets and Media to Tell Stories
Oct 6, 2015, 8:16 AM

Facebook Optimizes Newsfeed for Slow Connections
Oct 6, 2015, 8:25 AM

Facebook Commits to Windows 10
Oct 6, 2015, 9:13 AM

New Microsoft Band has Curved Screen
Oct 6, 2015, 9:35 AM

Lumia 950 is Microsoft's Flagship Windows 10 Phone
Oct 6, 2015, 9:52 AM

Microsoft Announces Affordable Lumia 550
Oct 6, 2015, 10:04 AM

U.S. Cellular Drops Prices of Shared Connect Plans
Oct 6, 2015, 10:48 AM

Verizon Says Support for Samsung Pay On the Way
Oct 6, 2015, 11:00 AM

Android Marshmallow Supports In-App Translating
Oct 6, 2015, 11:53 AM

Apple Releases iOS 9.1 Beta 4
Oct 6, 2015, 12:33 PM

Hands on with the Lumia 950 and XL
Oct 6, 2015, 12:56 PM

Hands On with the Lumia 550
Oct 6, 2015, 1:51 PM

FCC Gives AT&T Permission to Offer WiFi Calling
Oct 6, 2015, 2:20 PM

Lumia 950 Coming To AT&T
Oct 6, 2015, 2:31 PM

Verizon to Share Customer Browsing Data with AOL
Oct 7, 2015, 7:26 AM

Cat Bringing Rugged S40 to U.S. Market
Oct 7, 2015, 7:43 AM

Windows 10 to Reach Phones In December
Oct 7, 2015, 8:47 AM

Virgin Mobile Offering Unlimited Cellular Music Streaming
Oct 7, 2015, 9:12 AM

Google Debuts AMP to Speed Up Mobile Web
Oct 7, 2015, 9:54 AM

WhatsApp to Use Google Drive to Store Messages
Oct 7, 2015, 1:21 PM

Dish May Bid In 600MHz Auction Next Year
Oct 7, 2015, 4:35 PM

Sony Buys Image Sensor Corp, to Sell Publishing Unit
Oct 8, 2015, 7:29 AM

Minor Update to Google Search for iOS Adds GIF Playback
Oct 8, 2015, 7:33 AM

Samsung Says LoopPay Hack Didn't Harm Customer Data
Oct 8, 2015, 7:45 AM

Verizon to Raise Unlimited Data Plan By $20
Oct 8, 2015, 8:50 AM

Facebook to Test 'Reactions' Rather than 'Dislike'
Oct 8, 2015, 10:19 AM

BlackBerry CEO Says 2016 May Be Last Year for Smartphones
Oct 8, 2015, 12:56 PM

AT&T and T-Mobile to Swap Some Spectrum
Oct 8, 2015, 1:05 PM

AT&T iPhone Owners Can Now Use WiFi Calling
Oct 8, 2015, 1:17 PM

Starbucks to Support Apple Pay Next Year
Oct 8, 2015, 4:34 PM

Apple Now Selling Unlocked iPhone 6s, 6s Plus
Oct 9, 2015, 7:16 AM

California to Require Warrants for Stingrays
Oct 9, 2015, 7:34 AM

Facebook Messenger Expands to Apple Watch
Oct 9, 2015, 7:39 AM

Apple: A9-Driven Battery Variances Limited to 2-3%
Oct 9, 2015, 7:56 AM

Unannounced OnePlus Handset Revealed by FCC
Oct 9, 2015, 10:57 AM

Verizon Launches 5 Prepaid Plans for Tablets, Hotspots
Oct 9, 2015, 1:23 PM

Samsung Cleared In Nvidia Patent Case
Oct 9, 2015, 2:03 PM

Qualcomm to Sell Vuforia Augmented Reality Platform
Oct 12, 2015, 7:30 AM

FCC: Still Work to Do to Free Up More Spectrum
Oct 12, 2015, 7:45 AM

Apple Pushes iOS 9.1 Beta to Devs and Public Testers
Oct 12, 2015, 12:17 PM

Google Expands Cardboard Availability
Oct 12, 2015, 1:42 PM

Sprint's Direct 2 You Reaches More than 30 New Cities
Oct 13, 2015, 7:19 AM

Facebook Broadens Its Mobile Shopping Push
Oct 13, 2015, 7:40 AM

Twitter to Cut 8% of Workforce In Bid to Save Cash
Oct 13, 2015, 8:41 AM

Facebook Testing Video Services
Oct 13, 2015, 12:18 PM

T-Mobile Cuts iPhone Incentive
Oct 13, 2015, 12:41 PM

Apple Found Guilty of Infringing U. of Wisconsin Patent
Oct 13, 2015, 6:00 PM

Samsung Shows Off Second Tizen Smartphone
Oct 14, 2015, 7:22 AM

ZTE to Let Customers Pay for Phones Over Time
Oct 14, 2015, 7:59 AM

T-Mobile Brings Back 10GB for $120 Family Promo
Oct 14, 2015, 8:12 AM

Capital One Adds NFC-Based Payments to Android App
Oct 14, 2015, 10:32 AM

AT&T's NumberSync Uses Same Number Across Devices
Oct 14, 2015, 11:37 AM

Microsoft Pushes Another Preview to Windows 10 Phones
Oct 14, 2015, 1:00 PM

LG G4 Earns Early Marshmallow Update
Oct 15, 2015, 7:26 AM

T-Mobile Working On 'NumberSync' Too
Oct 15, 2015, 7:37 AM

Yahoo Mail Now Supports Multiple Accounts
Oct 15, 2015, 8:09 AM

Verizon Kicks Off Preorders for Samsung Gear S2
Oct 15, 2015, 8:21 AM

T-Mobile Says Samsung Gear S2 Reaches Stores Nov. 15
Oct 15, 2015, 8:35 AM

Skype Lets People Invite Non-Users to Conversations
Oct 15, 2015, 10:20 AM

YouTube Gaming Adds Mobile Capture
Oct 15, 2015, 12:23 PM

Sprint Expands Open World to Portugal and Uruguay
Oct 15, 2015, 2:37 PM

Sprint's WiMax Shutdown May Halt Service for Charities
Oct 15, 2015, 3:34 PM

Verizon Brings WiFi Calling to iPhone Via Message+ App
Oct 16, 2015, 7:21 AM

Apple Overhauls Productivity Software for iOS and Mac
Oct 16, 2015, 7:44 AM

Skype Adds More Moji Content
Oct 16, 2015, 8:17 AM

Hands On with the Blu Studio Selfie for T-Mobile
Oct 16, 2015, 9:00 AM

Sprint to Start Throttling Heaviest Users
Oct 16, 2015, 11:18 AM

FCC Sets Filing Dates for Incentive Auction
Oct 16, 2015, 11:28 AM

LG Lancet Drops Windows Phone for Android
Oct 16, 2015, 1:32 PM

Huawei Pushing Android 5.1 to P8 Lite
Oct 16, 2015, 1:41 PM

Jury Says Apple Owes University $234 Million
Oct 16, 2015, 5:58 PM

LG's Nexus 5X More Widely Available Today
Oct 19, 2015, 7:18 AM

China Approves Nokia's Alcatel-Lucent Acquisition
Oct 19, 2015, 7:25 AM

Kyocera DuraForce XD to Be Sold By AT&T
Oct 19, 2015, 11:28 AM

Boost Mobile Debuts the Huawei Union
Oct 19, 2015, 11:35 AM

Sony Pushing Marshmallow Concept to Testers
Oct 19, 2015, 12:15 PM

Google Opens Up Beta Testing for Search App
Oct 19, 2015, 12:58 PM

Kyocera Shows Off the Hydro Air, Bound for AT&T
Oct 19, 2015, 2:44 PM

Amtrak Routes In the Northeast Added to Apple Maps
Oct 20, 2015, 7:31 AM

Google Picks Up Panorama Photo Firm
Oct 20, 2015, 7:38 AM

Google Maps Lets You Plan a Coffee Stop Along Your Route
Oct 20, 2015, 7:46 AM

Verizon Says Samsung Pay Update Pushing This Week
Oct 20, 2015, 9:11 AM

AT&T Shows Off LG G Vista 2 with Improved Stylus
Oct 20, 2015, 10:32 AM

Sprint to Face $300M Tax Fraud Charge In Court
Oct 20, 2015, 10:54 AM

HTC One A9: First Phone To Work on Verizon Without CDMA
Oct 20, 2015, 11:15 AM

HTC's One A9 Boasts Fingerprint Reader and Runs Marshmallow
Oct 20, 2015, 11:15 AM

Hands On with the HTC One A9
Oct 20, 2015, 11:16 AM

Verizon Teases Its Next Droid
Oct 20, 2015, 11:26 AM

HTC Commits to Speedy Android Updates for One A9
Oct 20, 2015, 12:31 PM

Microsoft May Give Windows 10 Mobile Payments
Oct 20, 2015, 2:05 PM

Microsoft Pushes Windows 10 Mobile Preview Build 10572
Oct 20, 2015, 5:18 PM

ZTE Expands Axon Range
Oct 21, 2015, 7:30 AM

Western Digital Agrees to Buy SanDisk for $19 Billion
Oct 21, 2015, 7:37 AM

Microsoft's Joe Belfiore Taking Leave of Absence
Oct 21, 2015, 8:53 AM

Twitter Rolls Out Polling Feature to Android and iOS Apps
Oct 21, 2015, 11:39 AM

Apple Releases iOS 9.1 for All
Oct 21, 2015, 12:04 PM

WatchOS 2.0.1 Fixes Bugs
Oct 21, 2015, 12:17 PM

YouTube Red Nixes Ads for $10 Per Month
Oct 21, 2015, 12:35 PM

Sprint Adds Single-Number WiFi Calling with iOS 9.1
Oct 21, 2015, 12:59 PM

Google Play Store Update Hitting Android Devices
Oct 22, 2015, 7:22 AM

Nextbit Accepting Preorders for the Robin
Oct 22, 2015, 7:29 AM

Instagram's Boomerang App Creates 1-Second Video Loops
Oct 22, 2015, 10:15 AM

Sprint Agrees to Settle FTC Charges for $2.95M
Oct 22, 2015, 10:59 AM

FCC Lays Groundwork for Defining 5G Spectrum
Oct 22, 2015, 12:03 PM

Facebook Improves Search for Conversation Discovery
Oct 22, 2015, 12:44 PM

BlackBerry Priv Runs Android, Costs $699, Ships November 6
Oct 23, 2015, 9:50 AM

ESPN Pulls Content from YouTube
Oct 23, 2015, 3:36 PM

HTC Delays Wearable Until Next Year
Oct 23, 2015, 4:21 PM

Verizon Seeking Permission from FCC for WiFi Calling
Oct 23, 2015, 4:35 PM

AT&T, T-Mobile Reveal LG V10 Launch Plans
Oct 26, 2015, 8:45 AM

LG G Vista 2 Streets November 6 on AT&T
Oct 26, 2015, 8:58 AM

AT&T Offering Data Perks for Filling Out Surveys
Oct 26, 2015, 11:21 AM

Facebook Adjusts Mobile Notifications
Oct 26, 2015, 12:55 PM

Chase Bank Reveals Its Own Mobile Wallet Plans
Oct 26, 2015, 4:31 PM

HTC Clarifies One A9 Pricing
Oct 26, 2015, 9:22 PM

Android Pay to Gain Loyalty Rewards, Other Promotions
Oct 27, 2015, 7:09 AM

Motorola Droid Turbo 2 Has 'Shatter Shield'
Oct 27, 2015, 10:08 AM

Droid Maxx 2 Boasts 2-Day Battery Life
Oct 27, 2015, 10:16 AM

Samsung Pay Wins Support from More Banks
Oct 27, 2015, 12:24 PM

Hands On with the Motorola Droid Turbo 2 for Verizon
Oct 27, 2015, 12:31 PM

Hands On with the Motorola Droid Maxx 2 for Verizon
Oct 27, 2015, 12:32 PM

Apple Releases iOS 9.2 Beta 1
Oct 27, 2015, 12:35 PM

Google Play Music to Add Podcasts
Oct 27, 2015, 3:02 PM

Toshiba to Sell Image Sensor Business to Sony
Oct 28, 2015, 7:19 AM

Skype Adds Filters for Video Messages
Oct 28, 2015, 8:13 AM

Cricket Wireless to Sell Alcatel OneTouch Idol 3
Oct 28, 2015, 8:29 AM

Cricket Adds Data Roaming In Canada and Mexico
Oct 28, 2015, 8:36 AM

Microsoft Updates Outlook, Will Sunset Sunrise App
Oct 28, 2015, 12:16 PM

Google Play Games Adds Gameplay Recording
Oct 28, 2015, 12:21 PM

YouTube Red Now Available
Oct 28, 2015, 12:26 PM

T-Mobile's LTE Network Covers 300 Million People
Oct 28, 2015, 12:34 PM

Google Updates Photos and Keep for Android Phones
Oct 28, 2015, 5:13 PM

OnePlus X to Reach US November 19 for $249
Oct 29, 2015, 7:31 AM

Alcatel Reveals the Fierce XL for MetroPCS and T-Mobile
Oct 29, 2015, 8:30 AM

Sprint Offering $20 LTE Starter Plan
Oct 29, 2015, 9:31 AM

Verizon to Shutter Some Offices, Eliminate Jobs
Oct 29, 2015, 11:33 AM

Latest Windows 10 Preview from Microsoft Fixes Bugs
Oct 29, 2015, 11:39 AM

Snapseed Gains RAW Picture Editing
Oct 29, 2015, 12:50 PM

Google May Combine Android and Chrome By 2017
Oct 29, 2015, 4:02 PM

LG Says V10 Now On Sale
Oct 30, 2015, 7:18 AM

Scratch Wireless to Start Charging for Cell Calls, Texts
Oct 30, 2015, 7:37 AM

Apple Releases Its Second Android App for Beats Speaker
Oct 30, 2015, 7:43 AM

Sharp May Have Found Buyer for LCD Business
Oct 30, 2015, 7:53 AM

Amazon Music Gains Memory Card and Android Wear Support
Oct 30, 2015, 9:15 AM

U.S. Cellular to Kick Off VoLTE Trials Soon
Oct 30, 2015, 3:40 PM

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