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Apple may launch 21.5-inch iMac with 4k display in October: Report - Firstpost

September 3, 2015 - 11:03pm

Firstpost

Apple may launch 21.5-inch iMac with 4k display in October: Report
Firstpost
Apple is all set to update the 21.5-inch iMac model with a 4K display, according to a report by 9To5Mac. Citing sources related to the matter, the report claims the company is looking to announce a refreshed variant of the smaller iMac by the end of ...
Apple reportedly announcing a 4K iMac in OctoberThe Verge
Report: Apple to launch 21.5″ iMac with 4k screen in OctoberSiliconANGLE (blog)
Ready for a 21.5in 4K iMac? Apple reportedly has it ready for OctoberStuff
Ledger Gazette -Engadget -ZDNet
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Chrome's next update makes it less resource hungry - Engadget

September 3, 2015 - 9:41pm

Engadget

Chrome's next update makes it less resource hungry
Engadget
A big part of what's won Chrome a lot of converts is how much faster it is over the competition. That speed comes at a price, though: The web browser is notoriously a resource hog (especially if you have a dozen or so tabs open at once) and it ...
Google's Latest Chrome Update Emphasizes Speed And Lower Memory UsageTechCrunch
Google Chrome just made big changes to save your batteryThe Verge
Chrome Gets Even Faster NowUbergizmo
TechSpot -BetaNews -Android Headlines - Android News
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Amazon Acquires Elemental Technologies To Boost AWS' Video Streaming Chops - CRN

September 3, 2015 - 7:25pm

Amazon Acquires Elemental Technologies To Boost AWS' Video Streaming Chops
CRN
Amazon Web Services said Thursday that it has reached a deal to acquire Elemental Technologies, developer of a video-delivery platform that should beef up online content-streaming capabilities of Amazon's league-leading cloud. The Information, a tech ...

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Mozilla pushes out first public preview of Firefox for iOS - VentureBeat

September 3, 2015 - 7:24pm

VentureBeat

Mozilla pushes out first public preview of Firefox for iOS
VentureBeat
Mozilla said today that it began the rollout in New Zealand of its first public preview version of a Firefox browser for iOS. Mozilla said in a blog post today that the New Zealand preview will allow it to collect feedback in one country before getting ...
Mozilla is ready to test Firefox on iOS, but only in New ZealandEngadget
The first public preview of Firefox for iOS is hereThe Verge
Firefox for iOS preview launches in New Zealand, to hit App Store by year's endApple Insider
TechCrunch -Mac Rumors -BetaNews
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Withings Aura alarm clock gets Spotify Connect support - SlashGear

September 3, 2015 - 6:18pm

SlashGear

Withings Aura alarm clock gets Spotify Connect support
SlashGear
Withings has announced a partnership with Spotify under which it will provide Aura Clock owners with musical playlists. This makes Aura the first connected alarm clock to sport Spotify Connect, says Withings; with such support, users are able to access ...
Withings Announces Connected Alarm Clock For $190Ubergizmo
Withings partners with Spotify for a connected alarm clockMashable
Withings finally makes its entire product lineup compatible with AndroidThe Verge
Engadget -MedCity News -Android Headlines - Android News
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IFA Day 1: 4K Smartphones and water-cooled laptops - Engadget

September 3, 2015 - 5:05pm

Business Finance News

IFA Day 1: 4K Smartphones and water-cooled laptops
Engadget
IFA started with a bang as Sony whipped out the Xperia Z5 Premium, a smartphone that comes with the "world's first" 5.5-inch 4K display. That was swiftly followed by the launch of Huawei's Mate S, a phone that's designed to kill the iPhone 6 Plus by ...
Moto 360 Leak Shows It Has Largest Display-To-Body RatioPress Examiner
FYI: New Moto 360 (2nd Gen) Won't Work With First Gen ChargersRapid News Network
Motorola defends its decision not to make the Moto 360 screen entirely roundBetaNews
androidandme.com -Business Finance News -Examiner.com
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Facebook's next step: Help advertisers do their jobs better - CNET

September 3, 2015 - 4:39pm

CNET

Facebook's next step: Help advertisers do their jobs better
CNET
The world's largest social network is expanding the tools it offers to help advertisers understand how well their ads work, so users are less frustrated by them. Internet. 3 September 201510:00 pm BST. Ian Sherr mugshot. by Ian Sherr · @iansherr. facebook.
Facebook now lets you measure multiple ad campaigns to see which is most effectiveVentureBeat
Facebook Makes It Easier To Optimize Ad Campaigns Based On ConversionsTechCrunch
Facebook Begins Testing New 'Immersive' Mobile AdsWall Street Journal (blog)
Seeking Alpha -The Drum -Marketing Land
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Apple's Twitter feed for games has Apple TV written all over it - Mashable

September 3, 2015 - 4:26pm

Mashable

Apple's Twitter feed for games has Apple TV written all over it
Mashable
Apple's newest Twitter account speaks directly to a long-underserved segment of the App Store clientele: Gamers. The App Store Games feed brings a more direct focus on interactive entertainment to Apple, which has traditionally been careful to skirt ...
Apple Finally Has a Gaming Twitter FeedWIRED
Apple starts Twitter account dedicated to gamingVentureBeat
What Do The App Store, PlayStation 2 And The Roman Empire Have In Common?TechCrunch
Forbes -New York Daily News -Press Examiner
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Amazon to Buy Video Reformatter Elemental Technologies - Wall Street Journal

September 3, 2015 - 3:47pm

TechCrunch

Amazon to Buy Video Reformatter Elemental Technologies
Wall Street Journal
Amazon's cloud-computing arm said it has reached a deal to buy Elemental Technologies Inc., a firm that specializes reformatting video content. Amazon Web Services said the deal will help provide media and entertainment companies with options to scale ...
Amazon Web Services doubles down on video delivery with Elemental buyZDNet
Amazon Acquires Elemental Technologies for a Reported $500 Million, In CashTechCrunch
Amazon buys video processing company Elemental Technologies to bolster AWSVentureBeat
Forbes -MarketWatch -Variety
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Microsoft updates Skype iPhone & iPad apps with overhauled interfaces, more - Apple Insider

September 3, 2015 - 3:46pm

Apple Insider

Microsoft updates Skype iPhone & iPad apps with overhauled interfaces, more
Apple Insider
Microsoft on Thursday released major updates of its Skype apps for iPhone and iPad, redesigning their interfaces for better ease-of-use and more visual appeal, while giving iPad users access to options like location sharing and interactive notifications.
Skype mobile apps updated with redesign, more featuresSlashGear
Skype Revamps Apps for Android, iPhone, iPadPC Magazine
Skype gets major refresh for iOS and AndroidCNET
FierceMobileIT -Dispatch Times -International Business Times
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Wacom Bamboo Spark Will Digitize Handwritten Notes - PC Magazine

September 3, 2015 - 3:38pm

Engadget

Wacom Bamboo Spark Will Digitize Handwritten Notes
PC Magazine
Before tablets, smartphones, computers, and typewriters, there was pen and paper, and Wacom wants to bring longhand back into fashion with its new Bamboo Spark smart folio. Capture ideas in physical and digital ink to save for later or share online.
Wacom Bamboo Spark puts your notes on paper on your smartphoneMashable
Wacom Bamboo Spark creates digital copies of written notes – no special paper ...Gizmag
Wacom's New Digital Pen Aims To Woo ProfessionalsCIO Today
Gizmodo Australia -Rapid News Network -Jakarta Post
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Google expands health search to 900 medical conditions - USA TODAY

September 3, 2015 - 2:54pm

WIRED

Google expands health search to 900 medical conditions
USA TODAY
SAN FRANCISCO — Google has made it even easier to search for details on more than 900 health conditions, everything from the common cold to whooping cough. Health conditions are among the most frequently searched topics on Google. In February ...
Google's Latest Update Makes Life Easier for HypochondriacsWIRED
Google now helps you easily look up details for 900 illnessesThe Verge
Google provides help with more health conditions than ever beforeBetaNews
Forbes -TechCrunch -VentureBeat
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Rumor: Apple iPad Pro on Tap for Sept. 9 - PC Magazine

September 3, 2015 - 1:46pm

NDTV

Rumor: Apple iPad Pro on Tap for Sept. 9
PC Magazine
Buckle your seatbelts; the rumors are only going to intensify as we get closer and closer to Apple's big Sept. 9 event in San Francisco. According to 9to5Mac, there is a very, very high likelihood that Apple will debut its new, larger iPad—the iPad ...
Apple and Cisco Partner Up for Enterprise GrowthFox Business
iPad Pro: Apple's enterprise-grade offering is an urban mythZDNet
Apple May Introduce iPad Pro, iPad Mini 4 At September 9 Event: ReportTechCrunch
The Independent -VentureBeat
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Samsung, others seek piece of nascent smartwatch market - Washington Post

September 3, 2015 - 12:18pm

Telegraph.co.uk

Samsung, others seek piece of nascent smartwatch market
Washington Post
NEW YORK — Samsung and other tech companies showcased new computerized wristwatches this week — all aimed at challenging Apple, a relative newcomer to selling smartwatches. Apple Watch was the leading smartwatch in the second quarter, with an ...
We've got Samsung's new smartwatch on our wrist: A first impressionUSA TODAY
Moto 360 and Samsung Gear S2 First Look: Trying to Run Circles Around the ...Wall Street Journal (blog)
Samsung Gear S2 hands onTelegraph.co.uk
PC Magazine -TIME -PCWorld
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Planning to Sell Your Old iPhone? Do It Now - TIME

September 3, 2015 - 12:06pm

TIME

Planning to Sell Your Old iPhone? Do It Now
TIME
If you're planning on selling or trading in your current iPhone in preparation for the iPhone 6S, there's no time like the present. For a week, until September 9th, tech trade-in company Gazelle is offering an extremely enticing deal—up to $481 for a ...
Stuck on the iPhone “S” cycle? It's cheaper than ever to break out.Washington Post
Apple beaten on rumored iPhone 6S feature by an orangeCNNMoney
'6S Marketing' Ad Agency Asks Apple to Rename 'iPhone 6s'Mac Rumors
Cult of Mac -Forbes -AppAdvice
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T-Mobile announces video calling - Computerworld

September 3, 2015 - 11:57am

Computerworld

T-Mobile announces video calling
Computerworld
T-Mobile today announced video calling over LTE and Wi-Fi from the new Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Plus and Galaxy Note 5, with more smartphone models that will support the feature lined up. The carrier said "simple software updates" make the feature ...
T-Mobile lets you dial up a video chat just like a regular callEngadget
T-Mobile starts rolling out native video calling featureSlashGear
T-Mobile Rolls Out Native Video Calling To Select Samsung PhonesTechCrunch
ZDNet -The Verge -Bidness ETC
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Ricoh's 360-degree Theta camera gets better images, video - PCWorld

September 3, 2015 - 11:38am

PCWorld

Ricoh's 360-degree Theta camera gets better images, video
PCWorld
Ricoh's Theta, a candy bar-sized camera that can capture all-around images, is getting an upgrade. The new Theta S delivers better still and video images and was unveiled on Thursday at the IFA electronics show here in Berlin. From the outside, the new ...
The Ricoh Theta S lets you upload 360-degree photos right to Google MapsMashable
Google's Street View App Pairs With This 360-Degree CameraWired
Ricoh's upgraded its Theta spherical camera in all the important waysEngadget
Gizmodo -Android Headlines - Android News -PR Newswire (press release)
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Hands-on: The 2nd-gen Moto 360 is probably the next best Android Wear smartwatch - PCWorld

September 3, 2015 - 10:49am

PCWorld

Hands-on: The 2nd-gen Moto 360 is probably the next best Android Wear smartwatch
PCWorld
I hate to say this, but Motorola just “disrupted” Android Wear. Rather than offer a fixed style of case for its new Moto 360 smartwatch, it announced that you could customize your own. It was obvious Motorola would go this route. It popularized the ...

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Ready to Waste Your Day? Google 'Fun Facts' - NBCNews.com

September 3, 2015 - 9:46am

NBCNews.com

Ready to Waste Your Day? Google 'Fun Facts'
NBCNews.com
We have all been there, randomly Googling terms or browsing Wikipedia in a futile effort to entertain ourselves. Now, Google has made wasting time easier than ever with "fun facts." Just type "fun facts" into the Google search bar and you will get a ...
Google has a new feature to keep you from getting boredHindustan Times
Googling 'fun facts' will quickly ruin your productivityEngadget
Google launches new 'fun fact' trick to keep you entertainedThe Guardian
Ubergizmo -International Business Times -The Next Web
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Apple May Introduce iPad Pro, iPad Mini 4 At September 9 Event: Report - TechCrunch

September 3, 2015 - 9:22am

TechCrunch

Apple May Introduce iPad Pro, iPad Mini 4 At September 9 Event: Report
TechCrunch
Apple's upcoming press event, scheduled for September 9, is going to be a long one, if we're choosing to believe the rumors. Alongside new iPhones and a brand new (potentially world-dominating) Apple TV 4, both of which are reported to debut at the ...
iPad may be getting a demotion as Apple decides against a standalone event for ...VentureBeat
I don't want an iPad Pro, I want an OS X tabletZDNet
Apple said to be unveiling iPad Pro during next week's eventCNET

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