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Samsung projects 30-percent dip in profits, may recover with Galaxy S6 release

Samsung is predicting a 30-percent drop in profits for the first quarter of this year, continuing a trend that has been in place since it introduced the Galaxy S5. The tide may soon turn, however, as the Galaxy S6 goes up for sale.
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Uber asks U.S. court to drop charges stemming from rape in India

Uber filed a motion for a U.S. court to dismiss the lawsuit pertaining to last year's alleged rape of a woman by a male Uber driver. Uber argues the lawsuit cannot be made against it because it happened in India.
Mobile

Fade and Color tools come to Instagram’s Android app

Facebook-owned Instagram announced the addition of Face and Color editing effects for its Android and iOS apps. The new features come shortly after the launch of Instagram's first filter additions in years.
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BlackBerry Messenger plays an important part in uncovering Brazilian corruption scandal

Thanks to thousands of BBM messages, Brazilian authorities were able to properly uncover a corruption scandal in Brazil. The scandal involved more than 100 people skimming money from a Brazilian oil company.
Android Army

Your local pizza place may soon accept Google Wallet

ChowNow announced a partnership with Google to process Wallet payments across its portfolio of restaurant apps.
Wearables

Apple employees will get 50 percent off the Apple Watch, just not the $10,000 one

The Apple Watch gets its big announcement on March 9 in San Francisco. Here's everything you need to know about the specs, price, and release date.
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HTC’s lead designer heads to healthier pastures as Jonah Becker lands at Fitbit

Former HTC lead designer Jonah Becker will now work at Fitbit as the company's vice president of industrial design, a recently-created position. He will report directly to CEO James Park.
Mobile

This aluminum battery can charge your entire phone in 1 minute

Scientists at Stanford have just developed an aluminum battery that could enable your phone to go from empty to full in as little as one minute. It's also long-lasting, relatively inexpensive, and safer than the batteries we're currently…
Social Media

Retweet this: Twitter’s ‘quote tweet’ button is actually useful!

Frequent Twitter users are likely well acquainted with the shortcomings of the social media service’s “quote tweet” button: all it essentially did was put opening and closing quotes around a tweet. Now, the button is finally becoming…
Movies & TV

The Star Wars saga goes digital this Friday with new bonus features

Until now, if you wanted to watch one of the Star Wars films on your phone or tablet, you were on your own, and it wasn't easy. Now the entire six-movie saga will be available in high resolution digital format.