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Lead Editor: Susan Rush

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SmartBrief keeps your finger on the pulse of everything technology -- consumer electronics, mobile, IT, software services, security and semiconductors, as well as education and digital entertainment. We also cover the worlds of cable, telecommunications, broadcasting and satellite communications.

Business owners are feeling drowned out by political ads

10/31/2014

  • National Journal

Small businesses are struggling to make themselves heard over the glut of political ads in the run-up to next week's election. Politicians and their backers have bought up just about every broadcast a… Read More

HTC remains profitable

10/31/2014

  • Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The

Taiwanese smartphone maker HTC expects to post a profit for the third straight quarter and is forecasting its revenue in the current quarter to fall between $1.41 billion and $1.55 billion. The compan… Read More

Fully reconfigurable image sensor is offered for IoT's "edge"

10/31/2014

  • EE Times

Forza Silicon and Lattice Semiconductor have collaborated on pairing a low-power sensor with Lattice's MachXO2-7000 field-programmable gate array to provide what they say is a fully reconfigurable ima… Read More

Internet tax is off the table in Hungary

10/31/2014

  • Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The

The government of Hungary has dropped a plan to impose a levy on Internet use following massive protests that saw thousands of citizens take to the streets. Despite abandoning it, Hungarian Prime Mini… Read More

"Watch Dogs"

Digital, "Watch Dogs" help Ubisoft to better-than-expected results

10/31/2014

  • VentureBeat
  • VentureBeat

Ubisoft reported revenue of $156.5 million for its fiscal second quarter, a 43% decline from $275.5 million a year ago, yet better than the company expected for the period. It reported having sold 9 m… Read More