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T-Mobile partners with Comcast to fight robocalls across networks

2 days ago   |   By TmoNews

T-Mobile continues to combat robocalls today by rolling out cross-network robocalling protection for the first time. T-Mobile and Comcast have teamed up to verify calls made between their networks. The feature is now live for T-Mobile customers and will launch to Comcast Xfinity Voice home phone customers later this year. This feature uses the STIR and SHAKEN standards to verify that incoming calls are actually from who they say they are. STIR and SHAKEN digitally validate...
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Google breaks fundamental internet rule, lets AMP display original site URLs

Google breaks fundamental internet rule, lets AMP display original site URLs

2 days ago   |   By MobileSyrup

Google hosted its 2019 ‘AMP Conf' in Tokyo, where it announced several new changes and features coming to its Accelerated Mobile Pages project. Arguably the most important of those announcements was that AMP pages will now show the original website URL in Chrome's address bar instead of the weird AMP URL. While Google positioned this as a solution to one of AMP's most significant confusions, it's really a user-hostile addition that changes a fundamental aspect of the web. To understand why, you need to know how AMP works. For the unfamiliar, Google's AMP project caches mobile-optimized web...
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T-Mobile is the first carrier to offer customers new anti-robocalling feature

T-Mobile is the first carrier to offer customers new anti-robocalling feature

2 days ago   |   By Phone Arena

T-Mobile has just announced it has teamed up with Comcast to launch cross-network robocalling protection built on modern standards. The new feature is meant to offer customers confidence that the calls they receive are from a person, not a robocaller or scammer.
More importantly, T-Mobile claims that it's the first carrier to offer this specific anti-robocalling ...
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T-Mobile and Comcast will label authentic calls to fight spam

T-Mobile and Comcast will label authentic calls to fight spam

2 days ago   |   By Engadget

In an attempt to fight robocalls, T-Mobile and Comcast are teaming up to bring their customers call verification. The carriers will use the STIR/SHAKEN protocol to label authentic numbers, so users will know they're not receiving a spam call. The cat...
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T-Mobile and Comcast partner to combat robocalls

T-Mobile and Comcast partner to combat robocalls

2 days ago   |   By The Verge

On Wednesday, T-Mobile and Comcast announced a partnership to combat the industry's growing robocall problem. Starting today, the companies will begin authenticating calls made between their networks in order to verify for consumers when the caller is an actual human being.
Americans received over 26 billion unwanted robocalls last year, and after a few light pushes from federal agencies like the Federal Communications Commission, carriers are beginning to deploy an authentication system that's meant to combat them, known as the SHAKEN/STIR protocol. T-Mobile and Comcast will begin using...
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OnePlus 7 Pro to feature 90Hz display, stereo speakers, bigger battery

OnePlus 7 Pro to feature 90Hz display, stereo speakers, bigger battery

2 days ago   |   By Phone Arena

OnePlus 7 Pro CAD-based render
The OnePlus One, OnePlus 2, OnePlus 3, OnePlus 5, and OnePlus 6 have all represented OnePlus' first flagship during their respective launch years. But in 2019, the brand is set to switch things up a little with the OnePlus 7 & OnePlus 7 Pro, the latter of which is the subject of today's leak.A higher resolution and better refresh rate
As revealed yesterday, the Pro smartphone will arrive equipped with a massive 6.64-inch curved display. This, according to information Ishan Agarwal ...
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T-Mobile, Comcast launch cross-network anti-robocall feature - CNET

2 days ago   |   By CNET

The feature uses the Stir/Shaken caller ID technology.
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T-Mobile, Comcast launch anti-robocalling feature, claim industry's first

2 days ago   |   By Reuters

T-Mobile said on Wednesday it has launched a call protection feature with Comcast Corp to help protect customers from answering robocalls and spams, as robocalls have swollen into a tide numbering in the millions every day.
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Avoid these Android apps like the plague

Avoid these Android apps like the plague

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Apple macOS 10.15 may adapt even more iOS 12 features, like Screen Time

Apple macOS 10.15 may adapt even more iOS 12 features, like Screen Time

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Amazon Music playlists are now playable on Echo speakers for free

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Netflix is testing a shuffle feature that will play random TV show episodes

Netflix is testing a shuffle feature that will play random TV show episodes

Netflix has begun testing a shuffle feature for certain TV shows, though it hasn't confirmed the feature yet. The streaming service's new feature was spotted by Android Police... Read more ...

Diving into the broken Samsung Galaxy Fold phone fiasco

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The Samsung Galaxy Fold is here - and it's already breaking. The Verge 's Nilay Patel, Dieter Bohn, and Paul Miller talk first impressions of Samsung's new phone. Later, they... Read more ...

Google adds bare-boned Reader mode to Chrome on desktop, try it now

Google adds bare-boned Reader mode to Chrome on desktop, try it now

Google Chrome on the desktop is finally getting a Reader mode - and you can already start testing it. Google's browser has offered a Reader mode for a few years on its Android... Read more ...

You can now sign up for T-Mobile Money, an exclusive checking account with...

You can now sign up for T-Mobile Money, an exclusive checking account with decent perks

T-Mobile has officially launched its Money checking account for all US T-Mobile customers, following its soft launch back in November 2018. Some of what T-Mobile offers... Read more ...

Apple iPads and iPad Pros get price cuts up to $150 on Amazon

Apple iPads and iPad Pros get price cuts up to $150 on Amazon

In the market for a new iPad? Now might be the time to buy - Amazon has discounted a range of iPad models, including the 10.5-inch, 11-inch, and 12.9-inch iPad Pro models, plus... Read more ...