What if the Google-HTC deal is actually about voice assistants?

As a result, HTC’s R&D division has shrunk in half — right now it employs 4,000 — and the company has earned just over a billion dollars in the process. The deal does have some other facets,… View post: What if the Google-HTC deal is actually about voice...

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Google’s mobile wallet for India uses sound for money transfers

Tez currently supports several Indian banks using the government-backed Unified Payments Interface (UPI) for free mobile bank transfers. To get more businesses onboard, Google is introducing a new… Read more here: Google’s mobile wallet for India uses sound for money...

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NPR’s biggest podcasts are available on the iHeartRadio app

There’s a new place to listen to your favorite NPR podcasts: the iHeartRadio app. A press release says that Fresh Air, How I Built This, Invisibilia, Planet Money and Up First will be available… Read more from the original source: NPR’s biggest podcasts are available on the iHeartRadio...

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Now Essential’s Android phone will work on Verizon too

Despite being a retail exclusive at Sprint, the Essential PH-1 has arrived as an unlocked device. However, as mobile fans are unfortunately familiar with, certification with one particular network… Continued here: Now Essential’s Android phone will work on Verizon...

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‘Adventure Time’ role-playing battles come to your smartphone

There are more than a few Adventure Time mobile games out there, but deep games? Not as many. However, YouGnome and Cartoon Network want to improve this state of affairs. They’ve just launched… Original post: ‘Adventure Time’ role-playing battles come to your...

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