• Google Hires Ex-Motorola Chief To Head New Hardware Division

    Google Hires Ex-Motorola Chief To Head New Hardware Division

    For Osterloh, it is a return to Google, which previously owned Motorola Mobility before its sale to Lenovo in 2014.The move to consolidate its offerings under a hardware division runs counter to the strategy of Google parent Alphabet, which is keeping its companies independent as part of the goal to remain nimble and identify emerging technologies more quickly.
  • Report: Egypt Censors Encrypted Signal App

    Report: Egypt Censors Encrypted Signal App

    App developer Open Whisper Systems on Monday confirmed the transcontinental country is censoring its messaging and voice calling program.The issue surfaced on Saturday, when IT specialist Ahmed Gharbeia tweeted about "wide reports" of Signal failure in Egypt.