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AT&T said to be considering building a Cyanogen-powered Android phone

March 30th, 2016

The company has apparently been in talks with AT&T to build the wireless carrier's own version of Android for these smartphones, something akin to …

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Would AT&T really go this far to undermine Google's control of Android?

March 30th, 2016

According to The Information, AT&T believes that “if the proposed phone sells, it could weaken Google's control of Android in the U.S. and set back its …

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AT&T Is Reportedly Considering An Android Phone Other Than Google's

March 30th, 2016

Mobile carrier AT&T T -0.20% is reportedly exploring the possibility of selling a smartphone powered by Cyanogen, an alternative to the Android …

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AT&T Mulling Own Android Smartphone Play, Despite Amazon Flop?

March 30th, 2016

Amazon.com (AMZN) flopped with its “Fire” mobile phone, which used a variant of Google's Android operating system. Well-funded Cyanogen's …

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iPhone, Android & Xbox Minecraft Mods: What to Know

March 30th, 2016

Minecraft is an extremely popular game available on multiple platforms. From desktop PCs, iPhone, Android smartphones and tablets, to even the …

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Don't sideload Android apps from untrusted sources

March 30th, 2016

To that end, part of the Android platform's security is on the shoulders of end users. That means using your device wisely, which, in turn, means not …

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Skype launches 'Bots' feature & developer platform for Android app

March 30th, 2016

As part of announcements at Microsoft's Build 2016 conference today, Skype announced a new 'Bots' platform that it's launching today in preview …

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Microsoft mentioned iOS and Android more times than Windows phone at a Windows developer

March 30th, 2016

Microsoft constantly mentions Android and iOS, and even picks an Android phone to show off Cortana, a feature that debuted on Windows phone.

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You can now text to an AI bot with Skype on Android

March 30th, 2016

As part of Microsoft's Build 2016 developer conference, the company is updating its Skype messaging app for Android with a preview version of its bot …

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Screenshots: Five alternative keyboards for your Android tablet

March 30th, 2016

Out of the box, the Android keyboard is serviceable… especially on the smartphone form. But once you venture into the realm of the tablet, that stock …

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