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Foxconn CEO defends labor practices in wake of protest

Labor groups protest the company at its annual shareholders' meeting in Taipei

Proposal to limit anonymous domain registration ignites furor

ICANN is seeking comment about a proposal that would prevent anonymized registrations for online stores.

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Samsung sneakily disables Windows Update on some PCs

The switch supposedly helps maintain driver compatibility, but raises security concerns in the process.

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Myfox brings its innovative security camera, home alarm, and French fashion sense to U.S. markets

We’ll wait for review units to determine if the reality lives up to the hype, but an early hands-on look left us impressed.

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The Upload: Your tech news briefing for Thursday, June 25

Snowflake opens cloud data warehouse... Google puts a data center in a coal plant... Facebook opens Messenger to all

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Android Influencers: TouchLab's Kevin Galligan and Jeff Namnum chat Android apps and iOS ports

Android development is hard work—made harder by the new set of design guidelines Google's put forth. So what it's like to make an app?

on greenbot.com

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3 Google Drive add-ons that improve collaboration: Hello Sign, Workflows, DocSecrets

Add e-signatures, automate workflows, and hide sensitive content with these tools.

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7 ways to curb your iPhone's cellular data use

How to put a lid on your iPhone's cellular data use—and avoid nasty surprises on your monthly wireless bill.

Cord cutting: legal TV streaming

The surprisingly sneaky rise of a la carte pay TV

TV networks have fiercely resisted selling their services individually; but in doing so, they’ve allowed something better to blossom.

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Rumor has it Universal Music Group and Sony Music are gearing up to sue SoundCloud for ‘massive’ infringement

The labels are reportedly unhappy with SoundCloud’s insistence on retaining its free, ad-supported service offering.

on techhive.com