Mobile Minutes: Unlimited data problems; Google banking?; Facebook fake news; Amazon voice war
By Staff reports
January 12, 2017
AT&T and Verizon are clamping down on their heaviest users. Does this play into T-Mobile's narrative about greedy carriers?
Roughly one in three banking and insurance customers globally would consider switching their accounts to Google (GOOGL.O), Amazon (AMZN.O) or Facebook (FB.O) if the Silicon Valley giants offered financial services, according to a new survey on Wednesday.
Facebook Inc., struggling with its growing role as a distributor of news, is embarking on a project that includes stronger partnerships with media companies, greater support for local news and better efforts to educate users to avoid hoaxes.
Read more at Bloomberg
LOS ANGELES Apples Siri has been around five years, but Amazons Alexa is the coolest kid on the voice- computing block now.