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Amazon’s Q2 earnings, Apple discontinues the iPod nano and iPod shuffle, & Google plans to merge Play Music and YouTube Red

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Amazon kills off the cashier with Go concept, Google’s Trusted Contacts broadcasts your location, Microsoft hits reset on chat bots & more

LG debuting X Series smartphones at MWC 2016

LG’s new X series smartphones are developed to offer customers a user experience by offering one exceptional feature at a price rivaling mid-range smartphones. “Everyone has a favorite smartphone feature. At LG, we think there’s room for devices that do one thing very well and that customers shouldn’t have to pay for features that they…

TechSummit Rewind #051

Editor’s Note: This is the TechSummit Rewind, a semi-daily recap of the top technology headlines. Apple reports quarterly profit of $18.4 billion, its largest in history Apple generated a profit of $18.4 billion in its Q1 2016 on $75.9 billion in revenue. That’s the company’s largest profit in history. Revenue was down in Japan and…

LG teams with Amazon to offer streaming HDR on webOS

LG has announced the launch of High Dynamic Range (HDR) streaming on the company’s 2015 4K OLED TVs, allowing customers to enjoy HDR quality streaming from the Amazon Video app through the company’s webOS Smart TV platform. “By partnering with Amazon to deliver HDR content on LG’s OLED TV, we are confident we can deliver…

TechSummit Rewind #041

Editor’s Note: This is the TechSummit Rewind, a daily recap of the top technology headlines. Flickr wants you to explore photos in VR There could come a time when you’re flipping through vacation photos while wearing a VR headset. At the XOXO Festival in Portland, OR, Flickr is showing off an early preview of a…

LG launches Tone Active Bluetooth headset

LG will begin rolling out the LG Tone Active Bluetooth headset in North American and Korea this month, followed by “key markets” in Europe, CIS, Asia, and Latin America throughout the third quarter. The Tone Active is water and sweat resistant with earbuds that fully retract into the headset. The headset also fits “snugly around…