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This Robot Smartphone Dances and Talks -- Weekly Headlines
Weekly News Roundup

This Robot Smartphone Dances and Talks -- Weekly Headlines

Plus: A surprising new rival enters the drone delivery market.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Apple Is Refusing to Unlock an iPhone 5S for U.S. Law Enforcement
Legal

Apple Is Refusing to Unlock an iPhone 5S for U.S. Law Enforcement

The company says that complying with the request will 'threaten the trust between Apple and its customers and substantially tarnish the brand.'
Meet the Chatty Robot That Acts as a Smartphone
Artificial Intelligence

Meet the Chatty Robot That Acts as a Smartphone

RoBoHoN can dance and talk with people in addition to performing smartphone functions like texting and browsing the Internet.
3 Ways Retailers Should Accommodate the Mobile-Obsessed Customer
Retail Businesses

3 Ways Retailers Should Accommodate the Mobile-Obsessed Customer

The smartphone-centric status quo isn't such a bad thing for retailers.
Jeff Trachsel
15 Million T-Mobile Customers' and Applicants' Personal Data Exposed in Epic Experian Hack
Security

15 Million T-Mobile Customers' and Applicants' Personal Data Exposed in Epic Experian Hack

Victims' home addresses, birth dates and Social Security numbers could now be up for grabs on the black market.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Google Announces Two New Phones and Android 6.0 Marshmallow Availability
Google

Google Announces Two New Phones and Android 6.0 Marshmallow Availability

Google announced two new phones Tuesday, the Nexus 6P and Nexus 5X, along with availability details about the newest version of Android, codenamed Marshmallow.
Emily Price
Stop Everything: The iPhone 6S and 6S Plus Are Now in Stores
iPhone

Stop Everything: The iPhone 6S and 6S Plus Are Now in Stores

The hunt is on. Where to get your hands on Apple's newest smartphones today, maybe even if you didn't pre-order.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
BlackBerry's 'Priv' Android Phone Will Launch This Year
BlackBerry

BlackBerry's 'Priv' Android Phone Will Launch This Year

There's a lot riding on this product.
Steve Dent
The Pope's Visit Could Delay New iPhone Deliveries in New York
Apple

The Pope's Visit Could Delay New iPhone Deliveries in New York

The arrival of Pope Francis in the Big Apple could put a damper on the other big Apple's iPhone 6S and iPhone 6S Plus launch.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
What You Need to Know About the iPhone 6S and 6S Plus
Apple

What You Need to Know About the iPhone 6S and 6S Plus

The new smartphones feature 3D Touch technology and an upgraded camera.
Emily Price
How to Watch Apple's Big iPhone 6S Event Today
Apple

How to Watch Apple's Big iPhone 6S Event Today

All eyes are on Apple. Here's how yours can be, too, including exactly when to tune in and what to expect. Maybe.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Here's Why Apple Is Beefing Up Its AI Game
Artificial Intelligence

Here's Why Apple Is Beefing Up Its AI Game

The tech giant wants to make phones smarter than ever and is staffing up to give Google a run for its money.
Verizon Strips Down Its Logo in Lukewarm Reboot
Verizon

Verizon Strips Down Its Logo in Lukewarm Reboot

Simple. Check. Scalable. Check. Already hated on by T-Mobile CEO John Legere. Six checks.
Kim Lachance Shandrow