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Google unveils experimental Android app search-and-install process

Share This article It’s not exactly difficult to find and install Android apps the conventional way. But it seems Google wants to create a path of least resistance between thinking about an app you might want and actually installing it. Currently, there are at least four primary ways most of us probably search for and install an Android app: Open the Android Play Store app, search for an app, and then install it; Visit the Google Play Store in your desktop web browser, search for an app, and remotely install the ...

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Japan Inc may win Sharp battle, but lose the LCD war

TOKYO (Reuters) – A state-backed Japanese fund is frontrunner to rescue Sharp Corp, ahead of a rival approach from Apple supplier Foxconn, but industry insiders question whether it can protect the group in the long term amid cut-throat competition. Reuters: Technology News

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Logitech third-quarter operating profit falls

(Reuters) – Swiss-American technology accessories maker Logitech International said late Wednesday its quarterly operating profit fell 1.5 percent, as strong year-end demand for newer music and video accessories failed to offset shrinking demand for computer add-ons. Reuters: Technology News

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Ukrainian hacker linked to U.S. cyber security expert pleads guilty

(Reuters) – A Ukrainian computer hacker who fought extradition to the United States and has been accused of trying to frame a prominent cyber security expert pleaded guilty on Wednesday to using more than 13,000 computers to steal log-in and credit card data, federal prosecutors said. Reuters: Technology News

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