Symbian Loses Its Leader
Today the Symbian Foundation announced the immediate resignation of Executive Director Lee M. Williams. The Foundation cited personal reasons for Williams' departure. The Foundation appointed Tim Holbrow, formerly the Symbian Foundation's CFO, as Williams' replacement.
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Review: Microsoft Windows 10 Mobile
Window 10 for smartphones builds on the foundation created by Microsoft for its desktops, laptops, and tablets. Windows 10 is a unifying platform that boasts universal apps and common, key functions that make for a seamless experience across form factors.
Facebook Letting Celebrities Broadcast Live Video
Facebook today announced a new feature that will allow public figures to interact with fans and followers directly through live video. Verified public figures, such as actors, musicians, politicians, and athletes, will be able to share live video feeds directly with fans.
Apple Changes Up Several Execs
Apple today appointed Jeff Williams as chief operating officer. Williams has been with Apple since 1998.
Exec In Charge of Samsung Galaxy S6 Calls It Quits
A senior executive at Samsung, who had been put in charge to launch Samsung's next flagship smartphone, abruptly departed the company this week. Kim Seok-pil was appointed head of strategic marketing for Samsung’s mobile unit in December following a shake up of management.
ACLU, EFF File Lawsuit Over Warrantless Phone Searches
The American Civil Liberties Union and the Electronic Frontier Foundation have sued the Department of Homeland Security for searching American citizens' smartphones at the border without a warrant. Specifically, the groups say the Customs and Border Protection and Immigration and Customs Enforcement agencies have delayed citizens' entry into the country lest they give up smartphone passwords.
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