Jim’s and Nick’s Week in Tech: Smoldering Phones, the Yahoo Markdown and Amazon Music
 By JIM KERSTETTER and NICK WINGFIELD

 Sometimes people forget that old guys can be geeks. This week: How Samsung helped Apple, will Verizon win a discount, and a new riff on a classic excuse.

 Published: October 15, 2016 at 06:00PM

 via NYT Technology http://www.nytimes.com/2016/10/16/technology/jims-and-nicks-week-in-tech-smoldering-phones-the-yahoo-markdown-and-amazon-music.html?partner=IFTTT