10 Tech Things You Need To Know This Morning

Andy rubin at samsung galaxy eventAPGoogle’s former Android boss Andy Rubin.

Hump day.

But we have plenty of tech news for you.

Snapchat poached a top Facebook/Instagram advertising exec to be its new COO.

Yahoo bought a startup called Ptch, a company that makes a video app and spun out of Dreamworks.

Former Android boss Andy Rubin is now working on robotics at Google.

Here’s a hands-on video with the LG G Flex, a bendable, self-healing smartphone.

NORAD and Microsoft made a tablet-friendly Santa tracker for Christmas.

UPS is experimenting with drone delivery, just like Amazon.

Sony has already sold 2.1 million PlayStation 4 consoles.

Elon Musk’s SpaceX launched its first satellite.

There are a lot of reports of problems with the fingerprint sensor on Apple’s iPhone 5S.

This could be a patent for Samsung’s next Galaxy smartphone.

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