Stories by Fred O'Connor

Google fear a factor behind Orbitz-Expedia deal

After acquiring a competitor weeks ago and just announcing plans to buy another one, Expedia may look like the dominant player in online travel, but its CEO argues the deals are necessary to battle another rival: Google.

Written by Fred O'Connor13 Feb. 15 05:08

Samsung: Our smart TVs aren't eavesdropping on your conversations

People can speak freely around Samsung smart TVs without fear that their conversations will be captured and transmitted to a data center, the company has said in response to privacy concerns related to its devices' voice recognition capabilities.

Written by Fred O'Connor11 Feb. 15 08:42