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December 2015

Samsung Mobile CEO to Cede Daily Management Duties
Nov 30, 2015, 8:35 PM

HTC and Under Armour Prepping a Connected Scale
Dec 1, 2015, 8:15 AM

Google Improves Chrome's Data-Saving Powers
Dec 1, 2015, 8:21 AM

Microsoft Adds Business Intelligence to Cortana's Bag of Tricks
Dec 1, 2015, 8:28 AM

Google Lets You Save Image Search Results with a Tap
Dec 1, 2015, 8:52 AM

BlackBerry Pushing Maintenance Update to Priv
Dec 1, 2015, 10:21 AM

Moto 360 Sport to Reach U.S. In January
Dec 1, 2015, 12:17 PM

T-Mobile Adds 11 More Music Services to Music Freedom
Dec 1, 2015, 4:17 PM

Xiaomi Licenses Qualcomm's 3G/4G Tech
Dec 2, 2015, 8:16 AM

Yahoo May Sell Its Core Internet Business
Dec 2, 2015, 8:25 AM

Samsung Launches Refreshed Galaxy A Series
Dec 2, 2015, 8:49 AM

Cricket Names New President
Dec 2, 2015, 9:32 AM

HTC Offering One A9 for Free with Trade-In Through January
Dec 2, 2015, 11:23 AM

Google Adds Phone and Contacts Apps to Play Store
Dec 2, 2015, 3:21 PM

Songza to Be Folded Into Google Music
Dec 2, 2015, 3:32 PM

Verizon Offers 2GB for Life to New Phone Buyers
Dec 3, 2015, 8:24 AM

Google Set to Expand Emoji On Nexus Phones
Dec 3, 2015, 8:37 AM

Ford to Add Apple's Siri to 5 Million Cars
Dec 3, 2015, 8:47 AM

Opera Adds News Reader to iOS Coast Browser
Dec 3, 2015, 8:56 AM

Yahoo Bakes Flickr and Tumblr Into New Messenger App
Dec 3, 2015, 9:13 AM

T-Mobile Offers Discounted iPhone to AT&T Customers
Dec 3, 2015, 9:27 AM

OnePlus Drops Invitations for OnePlus 2
Dec 3, 2015, 11:18 AM

Apple Open Sources Swift Programming Language
Dec 3, 2015, 11:28 AM

Google Debuts VR Camera App for Cardboard
Dec 3, 2015, 12:10 PM

Facebook Expands Live Video Streaming to More People
Dec 3, 2015, 1:10 PM

Google Offers Plugin to Bring Games to Chromecast
Dec 3, 2015, 4:27 PM

Sony to Buy Toshiba's Camera Sensor Business
Dec 4, 2015, 8:24 AM

Samsung to Pay Apple $548M for Patents - with a Catch
Dec 4, 2015, 8:38 AM

Nokia Closes Sale of HERE Business to Car Companies
Dec 4, 2015, 9:11 AM

Cricket Offering Discounts On Older iPhones
Dec 4, 2015, 9:21 AM

ITU Inches Closer to Defining 5G Spectrum
Dec 4, 2015, 11:31 AM

Sprint Phones Vanishing from Walmart
Dec 4, 2015, 12:52 PM

Microsoft Pushes New Windows 10 Preview
Dec 5, 2015, 8:57 AM

Verizon to Bring WiFi Calling to Some Phones This Week
Dec 6, 2015, 7:15 PM

Microsoft Lumia 550 Goes On Sale
Dec 7, 2015, 8:10 AM

Apple Raises iTunes Match Limit to 100,000 Tracks
Dec 7, 2015, 8:23 AM

Google Search Boosts Music, Movie, TV Results
Dec 7, 2015, 8:34 AM

AT&T's GoPhone Rolls Out Handset Discounts
Dec 7, 2015, 10:24 AM

Twitter to Post Larger Images In Timelines
Dec 7, 2015, 10:52 AM

Google Adds Reminders to Google Calendar
Dec 7, 2015, 11:57 AM

Android 6.0.1 Delivers Improved Set of Emoji
Dec 7, 2015, 12:09 PM

Dropbox to Kill Off Mailbox and Carousel Apps
Dec 7, 2015, 12:42 PM

Cricket Debuts New $100 Porting Promo
Dec 7, 2015, 1:30 PM

Google Enables Safe Browsing in Chrome By Default
Dec 7, 2015, 3:04 PM

Sprint to Offer Customers Gifts Each Day this Week
Dec 7, 2015, 3:10 PM

Google Details December Security Update
Dec 7, 2015, 3:15 PM

Apple-Made iPhone 6 Battery Pack Graces Apple Store
Dec 8, 2015, 8:16 AM

Qualcomm Runs Afoul of EU Antitrust Monitors
Dec 8, 2015, 8:27 AM

Sony Releases Messaging App for PlayStation Gamers
Dec 8, 2015, 8:34 AM

Consumer Advocates Lodge Complaint Against T-Mobile
Dec 8, 2015, 9:30 AM

HTC's Hot Deal Is a Discounted Desire 626
Dec 8, 2015, 9:51 AM

Latest Instagram for Android Borrows the iPhone's 3D Touch Feature
Dec 8, 2015, 11:44 AM

Apple Releases iOS 9.2 for iPhones and iPads
Dec 8, 2015, 1:38 PM

WatchOS 2.1 for Apple Watch Adds Languages
Dec 8, 2015, 1:46 PM

Mozilla to Douse Firefox OS and Stamp Out Phone Biz
Dec 8, 2015, 2:14 PM

Motorola Pushing Marshmallow to Some Moto X Variants
Dec 9, 2015, 8:29 AM

Yahoo Pitches Reverse Spinoff to Investors
Dec 9, 2015, 8:40 AM

Nexus 6 Vanishes from Play Store, While Nexus 5X Enjoys a Price Cut
Dec 9, 2015, 8:50 AM

Cortana for Android and iOS Moves Out of Beta
Dec 9, 2015, 10:42 AM

Google Music Family Plan, Available Today, Costs $15 Per Month
Dec 9, 2015, 12:11 PM

Free Music Streaming Comes to Boost Mobile
Dec 9, 2015, 12:44 PM

Microsoft Updates Groove Music and Movie Apps
Dec 9, 2015, 3:03 PM

Pebble Testing Newest Firmware On Older Smartwatches
Dec 9, 2015, 3:10 PM

Verizon to Offer Sponsored Data
Dec 9, 2015, 4:00 PM

Google Drive Update Makes It More Searchable
Dec 9, 2015, 5:22 PM

FCC's Wheeler Lauds Phone Theft Prevention Report
Dec 9, 2015, 7:04 PM

Walmart Intros Walmart Pay for Android and iOS
Dec 10, 2015, 8:05 AM

T-Mobile Tempts Verizon Customers with Free Hulu
Dec 10, 2015, 8:20 AM

Gift Cards Increase Samsung Pay's Appeal
Dec 10, 2015, 11:04 AM

Shared Albums Arrive in Google Photos
Dec 10, 2015, 11:15 AM

Chromecast Audio Gains High-Rez Audio Support
Dec 10, 2015, 12:49 PM

Facebook Optimizes News Feed for Slow Connections
Dec 10, 2015, 1:38 PM

Verizon to Let Droid Turbo 2 Buyers Apply Star Wars Customizations
Dec 10, 2015, 2:12 PM

Microsoft Adds Carrier Billing to Windows Store
Dec 10, 2015, 6:50 PM

3GPP Approves Band 66 for AWS Support
Dec 10, 2015, 7:07 PM

Yahoo Adds Gmail Support to Yahoo Mail
Dec 10, 2015, 7:16 PM

Airplay Support Comes to Google Play Movies for iOS
Dec 11, 2015, 8:12 AM

Google Wallet Users Can Send Money Via Text Message
Dec 11, 2015, 8:25 AM

Microsoft Backtracks On OneDrive Limits
Dec 11, 2015, 1:26 PM

AT&T Rolls Out Galaxy, iPhone BOGO Offer
Dec 11, 2015, 4:36 PM

Sprint Pushing for Quicker Small Cell Site Approvals
Dec 14, 2015, 8:35 AM

Verizon Brings DVR Streaming to FiOS App
Dec 14, 2015, 9:02 AM

Google's Inbox Now Able to Share Travel Details
Dec 14, 2015, 12:26 PM

Google Maps for iOS Catches Up to Android
Dec 14, 2015, 1:57 PM

Samsung Wants Supreme Court to Decide Patent Case
Dec 14, 2015, 2:11 PM

Facebook to Require Moments App to Sync Photos
Dec 14, 2015, 2:23 PM

Qualcomm Decides to Remain As Is
Dec 15, 2015, 8:27 AM

AT&T's NumberSync Hits Gear S2 Smartwatch
Dec 15, 2015, 8:36 AM

Google Now On Tap Understands More Languages
Dec 15, 2015, 10:40 AM

Android Pay Can Be Used for App-Based Purchasing
Dec 15, 2015, 11:19 AM

Samsung Pay Signs Up More Banks
Dec 15, 2015, 11:48 AM

Skype for iOS Adds Easy Sharing
Dec 15, 2015, 11:52 AM

Google Debuts More Watch Faces for Android Wear
Dec 15, 2015, 12:26 PM

Project Fi Now Supports Data-Only Devices
Dec 15, 2015, 2:21 PM

Pebble Watches Gain Fitness Tracker App
Dec 15, 2015, 2:32 PM

Night Light Makes for Easier Reading in Google Play Books
Dec 15, 2015, 5:03 PM

Rdio Will Shutdown December 22
Dec 16, 2015, 8:20 AM

Outlook for iOS Gains 3D Touch
Dec 16, 2015, 8:26 AM

T-Mobile Slashes $100 Off Samsung Galaxy Flagships
Dec 16, 2015, 11:51 AM

Facebook's Instant Articles Arrive for Android
Dec 16, 2015, 1:26 PM

Microsoft Pushes New Preview of Windows 10
Dec 16, 2015, 1:59 PM

Facebook Adds Ride Hailing to Messenger
Dec 16, 2015, 3:06 PM

Google Drops Nexus 5X, 6P Prices By $50
Dec 16, 2015, 4:09 PM

Qualcomm Renames 600 Series Snapdragon Chips
Dec 17, 2015, 8:40 AM

ZTE Updates Axon and Axon Pro
Dec 17, 2015, 8:52 AM

Apple Changes Up Several Execs
Dec 17, 2015, 10:22 AM

Facebook's Photo Magic Hits Messenger
Dec 17, 2015, 12:21 PM

Microsoft Says Older Phones Won't Get Windows 10 Until 2016
Dec 17, 2015, 2:36 PM

Apple Makes iOS 9.2.1 Beta Available to Public
Dec 17, 2015, 2:45 PM

FCC Queries AT&T, T-Mobile, Comcast Over Free Streaming
Dec 17, 2015, 6:24 PM

Jolla Rises from the Ashes With New Focus
Dec 18, 2015, 8:27 AM

Apple Pay and Samsung Pay Target 2016 China Debut
Dec 18, 2015, 8:37 AM

Sony Hoping to Boost Battery Capacity By 40%
Dec 18, 2015, 8:58 AM

MetroPCS Customers Can Roam in Mexico, Canada for $5
Dec 18, 2015, 9:35 AM

Google Releases New Play Services SDK for Devs
Dec 18, 2015, 1:24 PM

Apple and Ericsson Sign Patent Accord, Settle Lawsuits
Dec 21, 2015, 8:19 AM

Facebook to Support iPhone's Live Photos
Dec 21, 2015, 1:21 PM

Microsoft Nixes 'Hey, Cortana' from Android App
Dec 21, 2015, 3:10 PM

Court: FCC Allowed to Manage Tower Siting Process
Dec 21, 2015, 6:43 PM

LG to Add Mobile Component to TVs Via WebOS 3.0
Dec 22, 2015, 8:49 AM

Sprint to Digest $150 Million Charge On Layoff Costs
Dec 22, 2015, 12:23 PM

YouTube Claims T-Mobile Is Throttling Video Traffic
Dec 23, 2015, 7:35 AM

Google Working On AI-Assisted Messenger App
Dec 23, 2015, 7:43 AM

HTC to Update One A9 and One M9
Dec 23, 2015, 8:14 AM

Judge Tosses iMessage Lawsuit
Dec 23, 2015, 10:02 AM

T-Mobile Touts Network Milestones
Dec 23, 2015, 11:56 AM

Pandora Finalizes Rdio Technology Acquisition
Dec 23, 2015, 12:09 PM

ITC Says Nvidia Infringed Samsung Patents
Dec 23, 2015, 1:10 PM

Samsung Crowns Its Galaxy A Series with a 6-Inch Phablet
Dec 24, 2015, 8:19 AM

Verizon Returns Fire On Contract Buyouts
Dec 28, 2015, 3:00 PM

Samsung Forges Bio-Processor for Wearables
Dec 29, 2015, 8:12 AM

Samsung Pay to Add Online Payments Next Year
Dec 29, 2015, 8:25 AM

AT&T Says VoLTE Available to 295 Million Americans
Dec 29, 2015, 10:40 AM

Google to Remove Oracle's Code from Android
Dec 30, 2015, 8:27 AM

Qualcomm Strikes More Patent Licensing Deals in China
Dec 30, 2015, 8:33 AM

Twitter Takes a Harder Stance On Abuse
Dec 30, 2015, 8:43 AM

T-Mobile Fires Back at YouTube Over Throttling Allegations
Dec 30, 2015, 9:05 AM

Microsoft Releases Selfie App for iPhone
Dec 30, 2015, 2:18 PM

AT&T Confirms Plans to Ditch Contracts
Dec 30, 2015, 2:42 PM

BlackBerry to Remain In Pakistan After Issues Resolved
Dec 31, 2015, 9:39 AM

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