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Poynt Eyes Point of Sale with New Terminals

October 29, 2014 9:54 am | by Michael Liedtke, AP Technology Writer | Comments

A Silicon Valley startup is hoping an upcoming transition to smarter credit and debit cards will persuade millions of U.S. merchants to buy...                    

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LG 3Q Profits Jump 83% on Smartphone Sales

October 29, 2014 9:36 am | by Youkyung Lee, AP Technology Writer | Comments

LG Electronics said its July-September net income reached 202.6 billion won ($193 million) on sales of 14.9 trillion won, while operating income...                    

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Facebook's 3Q Gets Big Boost from Mobile Ads

October 29, 2014 9:32 am | by Barbara Ortutay, AP Technology Writer | Comments

Facebook grew its advertising revenue by 64 percent in the third quarter, helped by a boost in mobile ads that are becoming an increasingly...                 

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T-Mobile Set Aside More Than $50M for Cramming Refunds

October 28, 2014 4:13 pm | by Ben Munson | Comments

Over the past two quarters, T-Mobile has accrued more than $50 million to cover the estimated cost of a refund program and settlement payments, both related to unauthorized premium SMS charges.

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FTC Sues AT&T Over Throttling Unlimited Data Customers

October 28, 2014 2:07 pm | by Ben Munson | Comments

The Federal Trade Commission today announced a formal complaint against AT&T alleging the carrier “misled” customers by charging for unlimited data and then throttling their data speeds up to 90 percent. The FTC says AT&T didn’t...

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Motorola, Verizon Launch Fast-Charging Droid Turbo

October 28, 2014 1:31 pm | by Andrew Berg | Comments

Five years after Verizon launched the original Droid, the carrier brings to market what could possibly be the most beastly...                                 

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T-Mobile Keeps Adding Subs but MetroPCS Shutdown Hurts

October 28, 2014 11:44 am | by Ben Munson | Comments

T-Mobile maintained its momentum in the third quarter by adding another 2.3 million total customers partly due to a record...                       

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Softcard Now Good at McDonald’s Drive-Thru

October 28, 2014 11:14 am | by Ben Munson | Comments

Apple Pay went and stole all the thunder available in the NFC-based mobile payments space but Softcard is still busy. The mobile payment platform—formerly Isis—today announced an agreement with McDonald’s to...

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Softbank Readies $10B Investment in India

October 28, 2014 10:27 am | by Yuri Kageyama, AP Business Writer | Comments

Softbank, which sells the iPhone in Japan, is investing $627 million and becoming the biggest shareholder in Snapdeal, the largest digital marketplace in...               

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Tim Cook Urges Alabama to Improve LGBT Rights

October 28, 2014 10:13 am | by Jay Reeves, Associated Press | Comments

Speaking at the Capitol in the chamber where the state voted to secede from the Union in 1861, Cook said Alabama and the nation...                           

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Tim Cook: Apple Pay Card Activations Top 1M in 72 Hours

October 28, 2014 9:40 am | by Andrew Berg | Comments

Cook called the intial resistance from retailers a "skirmish" and went on to tout how quickly iPhone users are...                               

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FirstNews Briefs: Tele2, Cubic Telecom, iHealth, Marvell, Xiaomi

October 28, 2014 9:33 am | by Wireless Week Staff | Comments

Tele2 AB (Tele2) and Cubic Telecom, a global mobile network operator, today announced that they are entering a strategic partnership to provide global M2M/IoT solutions to companies in the PC OEM and automotive space.

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FitBit Launches Trio of New Wearables

October 27, 2014 11:02 am | by Andrew Berg | Comments

According to a post on the company's website, the Surge includes eight sensors total and features...                                 

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NAB Chafes at Being Scapegoat for FCC Auction Delay

October 27, 2014 10:35 am | by Ben Munson | Comments

“We reject suggestions that our narrowly focused lawsuit is cause for delay. We look forward to a speedy resolution of our legal challenge and a successful auction that preserves access to free and local..."

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Amazon Fire Sale After Smartphone Flames Out

October 27, 2014 10:31 am | by Mae Anderson, AP Technology Writer | Comments

Amazon said it took a charge of $170 million related to "inventory evaluation and supplier commitment costs" for the Fire, although it...                              

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