Tech

Verizon hits back at T-Mobile over 5G claims

A battle is raging between the different mobile carriers to be the first to deploy 5G. But there’s a few difficulties with that, namely that the 5G standards aren’t finalized yet, and no-one …

Business

Report: Apple is finally buying Shazam

A report from TechCrunch says that Apple is “close to acquiring” Shazam, the ubiquitous music-recognition service that’s been available on the iPhone virtually from the beginning. The app lets users identify a song or TV …

Business

More price hikes could be coming to Sprint

For years, Sprint has made up for its last-place network with first-place pricing. Cheap and cheerful is a slogan that’s basically designed to describe Sprint’s service: You might not get stellar coverage out …

Business

Even by Bitcoin’s standards, this is crazy

For the last five years, Bitcoin critics have said that the currency is too volatile to be a practical economic tool. The usual response is something along the lines of “All aboard the …