Aug 9th 2015
This Week in Tech 522
The World's Finest Panama Hat
Future of messaging, Verizon drops contracts, Nokia Here maps sold, and more.
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- Screw Texting. It’s Time to Pick a Universal Messaging App
- Zimperium releases Stagefright detection tool and vulnerability demo video
- An Update to Nexus Devices
- Hackers can remotely steal fingerprints from Android phones
- Google to announce relaunch of its Android One project in India in coming weeks
- Verizon will drop phone contracts, end discounted phones
- Apple’s Fall iPhone Event To Be Held Sept. 9
- Android fragmentation report finds 24,093 distinct devices from 1,294 different manufacturers
- Apple Music hooks 11 million trial members, App Store has record July
- Theft, Lies, and Facebook Video
- Facebook is the undisputed king of the tech industry now
- Dick Costolo Is Said to Plan Departure From Twitter’s Board
- 5 reasons Google+ failed: One power user’s observations
- Nokia sells HERE Maps to BMW, Audi and Daimler