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Apple removes some apps from online store over security concerns
Oct 8 Apple Inc said on Thursday that it had removed "a few" applications from its App Store, expressing its concern that the security of some users' personal data could be compromised in certain circumstances. The company said the apps threatened ...
Apple Removes 'A Few' Apps Including Ad Blockers From App Store For Installing ...TechCrunch
YiSpecter: First iOS Malware That Attacks Non-jailbroken Apple iOS Devices by ...Palo Alto Networks Blog
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Wall Street Journal
Uber's Probe of Data Breach Focuses on Lyft Executive
Wall Street Journal
Investigators looking into last year's data breach and theft of drivers' records from Uber Technologies Inc. have found indications implicating an executive at rival ride-hailing app Lyft Inc., said people familiar with the matter. The Uber ...
Report: Uber Thinks Lyft's CTO Helped Hack Its Driver DatabaseGizmodo
Reuters: Uber hacking investigation is targeting a Lyft execEngadget
Uber Checks Connections Between Hacker and LyftJP Updates
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Elon Musk calls Apple the 'Tesla Graveyard,' pooh-poohs rumored Apple Car
Entrepreneur Elon Musk is apparently unconcerned that Apple could become a potential rival in the electric car space, saying the Cupertino, Calif., tech giant is where former employees go if they "don't make it" at Tesla. Tesla's founder told German ...
Elon Musk: Apple hired the Tesla engineers we've firedEngadget
Elon Musk: If you don't make it at Tesla, you go work at AppleVentureBeat
Tesla CEO Elon Musk Takes Shots At German Carmakers, AppleForbes
Business Insider -The Verge
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Android Headlines - Android News
BlackBerry PRIV And It's Slim Profile Star In New Photos
Android Headlines - Android News
BlackBerry is not giving up hopes, and they still believe that customers want a physical keyboard to type with ease, plus they are still committed to security as they have certain expertise on the subject. They have tried a few times in the past with ...
BlackBerry CEO won't commit to BB10 devices, hints at leaving handset marketArs Technica
BlackBerry CEO hints 2016 is make-or-break year for its phonesCNET
BlackBerry CEO hints at dropping handset business if profitability isn't thereZDNet
Engadget -The Verge -VentureBeat
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Apple Pay is coming to Starbucks, Apple exec says
HALF MOON BAY, California -- You'll soon be able to buy your Starbucks latte with your Apple Watch, as well as your KFC chicken and Chili's Southwestern egg rolls. Apple Pay, Apple's mobile payments service, will be coming to Starbucks over the next ...
Apple Pay coming to Starbucks, KFC, Chili's in 2016Apple Insider
Apple Pay Coming to Starbucks, KFC, and Chili's in 2016Mac Rumors
Apple Pay Is Coming to Starbucks, KFC and Chili'sNBCNews.com
Engadget -VentureBeat -Fortune
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Apple Says Battery Performance Of New iPhones' A9 Chips Vary Only 2-3%
Apple has addressed the spate of chatter about differences in performance between A9 chips used in its new iPhone 6s and 6s Plus. We've known for a while that some A9 chips were produced by TSMC and others by Samsung, a longtime Apple silicon ...
Apple says battery life gap only 2-3 percent in TSMC, Samsung A9 chipsApple Insider
Apple: Any iPhone 6S battery life differences are minimalCNET
Apple plays down iPhone 6S battery concernsThe Verge
Ars Technica -Seeking Alpha -SlashGear -Apple Support Communities
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DJI launches Osmo, an iPhone-connected 4K steadicam for $650
DJI on Thursday unveiled the Osmo, an integrated 4K camera and handheld three-axis stabilizer that connects to Apple's iPhone for even greater control and capabilities. The DJI Osmo uses the company's three-axis gimbal stabilization technology found on ...
DJI Osmo helps you get a grip on shaky video (hands-on)CNET
The company behind the world's most popular drone just built the ultimate ...The Verge
The DJI Osmo is a Handheld 12MP/4K Camera with a Brushless GimbalPetaPixel (blog)
Gizmodo -Wall Street Journal (blog) -Quartz
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Google Chromecast review (2015): not much new, but still worth $35
The original Chromecast proved that big surprises can come in small packages. Even though it was just a $35 HDMI dongle the size of a pack of gum, it had the power to transform any TV into a smart one, as long as you had a smartphone, tablet or ...
Google Chromecast 2 Review: The Sequel Is Better Than the OriginalTom's Guide
Review: Google ChromecastWIRED
New Chromecast teardown reveals it might not overheat as much as beforeJewocity.com (press release) (blog)
Tech Times -Ars Technica -Android Community -iFixit
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Netflix raises its price for the second time in 18 months
Netflix has raised the prices of its standard service to $9.99, a one dollar increase from its previous rate. The move comes about a year and a half after a similar hike that increased the fee from $7.99 to $8.99. Netflix had said that current ...
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HBO NOW Is At Last Coming To Roku
As some noticed when Roku this week announced its upgraded 4K-ready streaming media player, the Roku 4, the product packaging featured a highly-anticipated addition to Roku's channel lineup: HBO NOW. The premium network's over-the-top offering has ...
HBO NOW Arrives Today on the Roku PlatformBroadway World
Roku's HBO Now app arrives, fashionably lateTechHive
HBO Now is finally on the RokuEngadget
CNET -Broadcasting & Cable
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Google Acquires Entire Alphabet (Online)
Google failed to secure Alphabet.com before launching Alphabet Inc., so it did the next best thing: purchase abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz.com. Alphabet.com is owned by BMW, while ABC.com is home to the popular broadcast network, so Google had to get ...
Google's Parent Company Alphabet Buys All 26 LettersABC News
Google Buys Domain Abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz.comNBCNews.com
A to Z: Google just bought the 'full alphabet' dot comVentureBeat
Android Headlines - Android News -Tech Times -Dakota Financial News
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Verizon to add $20 to grandfathered unlimited data plans
If you're still clinging to your Verizon unlimited cell phone plan, your monthly bill is about to jump by $20. Verizon (VZ, Tech30) is planning to raise the price of unlimited data plans from $29.99 to $49.99 per month. The company confirmed the move ...
Verizon increases the price of unlimited data plans by $20 a monthEngadget
Verizon to hike prices for grandfathered unlimited data plan users by $20/monthFierceWireless
Verizon's $20 Unlimited Price Hike: More Details About Who It ImpactsDroid Life (press release) (blog)
DSL Reports -PhoneDog -BGR
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Dell Adds 4K Displays, 2-in-1 to XPS Lineup
On the heels of Microsoft's Tuesday event, where Redmond revealed some very interesting hardware like the Surface Pro 4 and Surface Book, Dell has a few Windows 10-based holiday surprises of its own. First up is the revamped Dell XPS 13, which sports a ...
Move over Surface Pro 4: Dell challenges with new XPS 12ZDNet
Dell's XPS laptops get bigger with the $999 XPS 15, and better with all ...PCWorld
Review: Dell XPS 15 Fixes the Worst Thing About Windows LaptopsWall Street Journal
CNET -Gizmodo -VentureBeat -Microsoft
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Littlebits Releases A Wonderful Gadget And Gizmo Kit
LittleBits are fantastic, but I've never been able to recommend them for kids. Most of the company's kits are just not intuitive for novices, nor do they contain everything needed to make gadgets that will keep kids interested. Well, the NYC-based ...
LittleBits' new kit wants to spark the inventor in anyoneCNET
littleBits' Newest Kit Lets Young Inventors Build Fully-Functional GadgetsGizmodo
littleBits Gizmos and Gadgets Kit gives kids a range of DIY projectsEngadget
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Amazon crochets itself an Etsy rival: Handmade
Amazon already sells tens of millions of products. Why not a handmade, reclaimed-wood coffee table that doubles as a wine rack? With that in mind, the Seattle-based company on Thursday launched Handmade at Amazon, a specialized storefront that ...
Amazon Treads On Etsy's Toes With Handmade Marketplace LaunchTechCrunch
Amazon Launches Etsy Competitor 'Homemade'Wall Street Journal (blog)
Amazon challenges Etsy with Handmade, a store for artisanal goodsPCWorld
Chicago Tribune -TheStreet.com -NorthJersey.com
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Alphabet Couldn't Buy Alphabet.com, So It Got This Instead
Alphabet has acquired the domain abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz.com since it could not buy the already registered domains alphabet.com or abc.com.The company already owns the domain abc.xyz. (Photo : Alphabet). Google recently became the subsidiary ...
Google Bought A Domain Containing The 26 Alphabet LettersAndroid Headlines - Android News
Google buys domain abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz.comCNBC
Alphabet Couldn't Acquire Alphabet.com, So It Got This InsteadThe Market Business
Mashable -Times of India -Telegraph.co.uk -DomainInvesting.com
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With Reactions, Facebook Supercharges The Like Button With 6 Empathetic Emoji
In September, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg made some waves when he hinted Facebook was working on a way to expand its famous Like button — not by adding the much-fabled “dislike” option, but by making it way more empathetic, expressing ...
Facebook's Like button will soon have these emoticon alternatives, says reportThe Verge
Facebook tests 'Reactions,' a Like button with more emotionsEngadget
Facebook combines emoji with multi-option Likes for 'Reactions'SlashGear
Ubergizmo -RTE.ie -Irish Times
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Sony Buys Gesture-Tracker And 3D-Sensor Maker, SoftKinetic
Sony has announced it has acquired Belgium-based SoftKinetic, a maker of 3D sensing computer vision technologies including Kinect-style depth cameras, CMOS depth chips and gesture-tracking middleware. The price of the acquisition is not being ...
Sony ups its motion-detection game with Softkinetic buyPCWorld
Sony buys image sensor firm, denies mobile unit saleCNBC
Sony acquires Softkinetic gesture-recognition companyVentureBeat
Reuters -Rapid News Network -NewsFactor Network
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PS4 Price Cut In US Confirmed As Sony Matches Xbox One's $349 Price Tag - International Business Times
International Business Times
PS4 Price Cut In US Confirmed As Sony Matches Xbox One's $349 Price Tag
International Business Times
The PS4 Bundle that comes with "Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection." http://blog.us.playstation.com/. LONDON -- Sony has announced that it will cut the price of the PlayStation 4 in the U.S. by $50, with the next-gen console now available for $349 ...
PlayStation 4 drops to $350 in the USEngadget
Sony Cuts PlayStation 4 PricesWall Street Journal
Sony cuts PlayStation 4 price by $50 in the USThe Verge
Attack of the Fanboy -Kotaku -Hardcore Gamer -PlayStation
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Cost of cybercrimes climb to $6.8M per firm in Japan, $3.4M in Australia
The average cost of cybercrime per organization a year across seven countries has increased to US$7.7 million in 2015, with companies taking 46 days to resolve a cyberattack. According to a study commissioned by Hewlett-Packard and conducted by ...
Cybercrime costs American companies $15 million a yearCNNMoney
Healthcare Cybercrime Cost Increases $3M, Ponemon FindsHealthITSecurity.com
Report Says a Data Breach Could Cost US Biz $15 MillionNewsFactor Network
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