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Parmy Olson


Tech writer for Forbes. Southern-bred, trans-Atlantic hybrid, author of 'We Are Anonymous'

Samsung Is Ending Production Of The Galaxy Note 7

Here's Why Samsung's Shares Are Climbing Despite The Galaxy Note 7 Crisis — Burning phones are doing little to deflect excitement among investors in a proposal to radically change Samsung's corporate structure.

How To Pitch To A Venture Capitalist In 15 Minutes

Duolingo's New Chat Bots Can Teach You French, German And Spanish

BlackBerry's $4.7B Sale Seen As Raw Deal For Shareholders — Former investor says the company board would have been better off winding the company down than selling to Fairfax Financial.

How Facebook's WhatsApp Could Hold Up Snapchat's Global Growth — WhatsApp's new photo-doodling feature borrows heavily from Snapchat. That'll make it harder for Snapchat to break into new countries dominated by WhatsApp.

Messaging App Telegram Adds Games To Challenge Facebook — The encrypted messaging app is making a big shift towards entertainment, and hoping that will lure users away from Facebook Messenger and WhatsApp.

Apple's Messages Metadata Could Be Valuable To Law Enforcement

Xiaomi Challenges Apple In China With New Mi 5s — Apple is struggling in China, but China's leading smartphone maker is also in a slump. It'll take more than dual cameras to fix that.

Facebook And Apple's Messaging Dreams Face A Global Problem — They're trying to build a thriving business on their chat platforms, but chronic spam in developing nations will make it hard to build trust.
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Sep 08, 2016

RT @mhelft: I always thought those Bluetooth ear pieces made you look goofy. Now Apple wants us to wear TWO of them, one per ear 

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