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Jack Dorsey tries to quell #RIPTwitter outrage - CNET

February 7, 2016 - 10:09pm

NDTV

Jack Dorsey tries to quell #RIPTwitter outrage
CNET
Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey, who on Saturday addressed thousands of users who were upset at reported changes to the social media platform. James Martin/CNET. Many Twitter users were upset when word circulated that the site would soon adopt an ...
Should Twitter ignore its users?BBC News (blog)
Twitter is beholden to social justice warriors, that's why they'll change the timeline | #RIPTwitterSiliconANGLE (blog)
Twitter users decry reported plan to prioritize tweetsIrish Independent
Android Community -UPROXX
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Jeep game ad grooves with global, multicultural beat - Detroit Free Press

February 7, 2016 - 8:44pm

Detroit Free Press

Jeep game ad grooves with global, multicultural beat
Detroit Free Press
Jeep's second Super Bowl ad of the night, which debuted at the start of the fourth quarter, grooves with a rap-like beat along with images drawn from the brand's history as well as people from different cultures. The ad is designed to portray Jeep as a ...
JeepB. Brand Celebrates 75 Years With Two Commercials Honoring the Brand's Anniversary...CNNMoney
Jeep: Super Bowl 50 - 4x4everCreativity
Here's The Car Ads That Debuted During Super Bowl 50: VideoMotor Authority
Radio.com Music and Entertainment News
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Mark Zuckerberg uses Mandarin to wish world a happy Lunar New Year - Mashable

February 7, 2016 - 7:20pm

Mashable

Mark Zuckerberg uses Mandarin to wish world a happy Lunar New Year
Mashable
Most who have followed the career of Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg have seen his impressive Mandarin Chinese language skills on display. But he so rarely trots those skills out that it's a treat to see the tech leader — who began studying the ...
Facebook CEO offers holiday greetings in MandarinUSA TODAY
Mark Zuckerberg shows off his Mandarin skills to wish a healthy and prosperous Year of the MonkeyBusiness Insider
Mark Zuckerberg Busts Out His Mandarin for Lunar New Year and Reveals His Daughter's Chinese NamePeople Magazine
Jewocity.com (press release) (blog) -Entertainment Tonight -E! Online
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Apple, Inc CEO Tim Cook's piqued peek at Peak iPhone - Apple Insider

February 7, 2016 - 6:17pm

Apple Insider

Apple, Inc CEO Tim Cook's piqued peek at Peak iPhone
Apple Insider
Halfway through the last quarter, supply chain rumors of iPhone production cuts—purportedly "30 percent" of some unknown number—snowballed into an abominable snow-boogeyman of conjecture that claimed the end to iPhone growth was nigh and ...
How Apple Can Improve Its Watch And Boost SalesTechCrunch
Apple Said to Be on Course for Approval to Open India StoresBloomberg
Will the Apple iPhone 7 Feature Wireless Charging?Motley Fool
Jewocity.com (press release) (blog) -ValueWalk
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The Sony Xperia Z5 And Z5 Compact Are Now Available In The US For $600 And $500, Respectively - Android Police

February 7, 2016 - 3:48pm

Android Police

The Sony Xperia Z5 And Z5 Compact Are Now Available In The US For $600 And $500, Respectively
Android Police
While they don't carry the same popularity as flagships from Samsung, HTC, and LG, Sony still has some dedicated fans of its unique hardware. Those fans will be glad to know that the Xperia Z5 and its smaller cousin the Xperia Z5 Compact are now on ...
Sony Xperia Z5 and Z5 Compact arrive in the USEngadget
Amazon Officially Selling Sony's Xperia Z5/Z5 Compact U.S. ModelsAndroid Headlines - Android News
Sony Xperia Z5, Z5 Compact US release date: Devices now available in the US, no fingerprint scannerVine Report
Tech Times -MobiPicker -Ubergizmo
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Google said to be prepping new VR headset -- without the cardboard - CNET

February 7, 2016 - 3:25pm

CNET

Google said to be prepping new VR headset -- without the cardboard
CNET
Google is reportedly planning to release a new virtual reality headset this year, one made of more rigid materials -- like the Oculus Rift -- instead of cardboard. Nick Statt/CNET. Google has virtual reality ambitions that stretch beyond cardboard. The ...
Rumor: Google Working on Gear VR-Like Virtual Reality HeadsetPC Magazine
Google reportedly plans to release a Cardboard successor like Samsung's Gear VR this yearVentureBeat
Google reportedly plans to release a Gear VR competitor later this yearThe Verge
ZDNet -Android Headlines - Android News -Business Insider
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CEO Tim Cook Hints at More Apple Services for Android - Top Tech News

February 7, 2016 - 2:12am

Top Tech News

CEO Tim Cook Hints at More Apple Services for Android
Top Tech News
When Apple rolled out Apple Music in June, it described the streaming music service as a "revolutionary" kind of 24/7 live, global radio station. But recent remarks by CEO Tim Cook appear to indicate the service might be the company's toe in the water ...
How To Start Fresh And Stay Safe With A New DeviceTechCrunch
10 iPhone tricks that will make your life easierWatertownDailyTimes.com
Apple Music Users on Android Can Now Save Music to MicroSD Card:REM
Deccan Herald -N4BB
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Hangouts gives you better call quality by skipping Google - Engadget

February 6, 2016 - 8:18pm

Engadget

Hangouts gives you better call quality by skipping Google
Engadget
If you don't think Hangouts calls on your phone are passing muster, don't worry -- relief might be in sight. The latest version of Hangouts for Android is telling users that it'll boost audio and video quality on future calls by making peer-to-peer ...
Google Adds Peer-to-Peer Connections to HangoutsPC Magazine
Google Messenger v1.7 Adds A Wear App That Won't Work Until Wear Gets Marshmallow [APK Teardown]Android Police
Google confirms Hangouts will now use peer-to-peer connections to improve call quality and speedVentureBeat
Android Headlines - Android News -Greenbot -Phone Arena
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Yesteryear's malware was gorgeous in its simplicity - Engadget

February 6, 2016 - 6:43pm

Engadget

Yesteryear's malware was gorgeous in its simplicity
Engadget
The Internet Archive has pacified MS DOS-era viruses and put them into The Malware Museum. Timothy J. Seppala , @timseppala. 53m ago in Internet. 0 Comments. 150 Shares. Share (341). Tweet (102). Share (30). Save ...
Relive the nightmare of an old-school computer virus at the new Malware museumWashington Post
The Malware Museum offers a look at the viruses of yesteryearSlashGear
The Internet Archive Opened an Online Malware MuseumMotherboard
Mirror Daily -PCWorld -VentureBeat
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The best Smart Connector keyboard for iPad Pro: Apple Smart Keyboard vs. Logitech Create - Apple Insider

February 6, 2016 - 5:33pm

Apple Insider

The best Smart Connector keyboard for iPad Pro: Apple Smart Keyboard vs. Logitech Create
Apple Insider
The first two Smart Connector accessories for iPad Pro offer very different keyboard style experiences, each addressing two different types of tablet users. But which keyboard is best, Apple's Smart Keyboard or Logitech's Create? AppleInsider breaks ...
How Apple Inc. May See a Return to Growth in the iPadMotley Fool
Apple iPad Air 3 Release Slated on March 15; Upcoming Tablet To Compete With iPad ProLawyer Herald
iPad Air 3 Leaks Suggest Similarities With iPad ProValueWalk
Morning News USA -Firstpost -Thelakeandeswave
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Red Dead Redemption is playable on Xbox One after getting backward compatibility - VentureBeat

February 6, 2016 - 4:35pm

VentureBeat

Red Dead Redemption is playable on Xbox One after getting backward compatibility
VentureBeat
Microsoft has made the Rockstar Western playable on its newest console using its Xbox 360 backward compatibility feature. You can download the game now if you own it digitally (disc doesn't work yet), and if you jump through a few hoops. Red Dead ...
Red Dead Redemption Comes to Xbox One Backwards Compatibility ProgramGameSpot
How To Get Red Dead Redemption Running On Your Xbox One Right NowKotaku
Red Dead Redemption Is Now Backwards Compatible On The Xbox One; Here's How To Play ItGearNuke
Attack of the Fanboy -VG247 -N4BB
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The HTC Vive isn't limited to perfectly square rooms - Engadget

February 6, 2016 - 12:00pm

Engadget

The HTC Vive isn't limited to perfectly square rooms
Engadget
I'm not gonna lie: I was jealous when I heard that my colleague Sean Buckley got to play 12 virtual reality games in Seattle last week. (He even moaned about it later.) I got to try "only" four on the Vive Pre at HTC's Taipei headquarters. But that's ...
HTC Unveils Vive Pre Manual: Here's How To Set Up Your Living Room For VR PlayTech Times
HTC Vive Pre User Guide Reveals Roomscale Details, MoreTom's Hardware
HTC Vive's user manual details elaborate setup process, including moving your couchVentureBeat
Road to VR -Ubergizmo -Phandroid.com
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Twitter's Algorithmic Timeline Switch Is All Your Own Fault - Forbes

February 6, 2016 - 7:57am

Forbes

Twitter's Algorithmic Timeline Switch Is All Your Own Fault
Forbes
Twitter TWTR -7.04% has once again hit the nerve of its user community by apparently looking to switch to an algorithmic timeline, some report as early as next week. The last time Jack Dorsey causes an uproar was when he hinted that the Twitter 140 ...

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Twitter may launch its new Facebook-like timeline next week, report says - Mashable

February 5, 2016 - 8:53pm

Mashable

Twitter may launch its new Facebook-like timeline next week, report says
Mashable
The company plans to formally roll out a redesigned version of its timeline in the near future, possibly next week, according to a new report in BuzzFeed. See also: Some tweets in your timeline may not show up in chronological order anymore. The ...
Twitter's timeline will soon show tweets out of orderThe Verge
Twitter To Roll Out Revamped Timeline As Soon As Next Week, Report SaysInternational Business Times
Twitter's Facebook-style timeline could arrive next weekEngadget
Heavy.com -Hypable -BuzzFeed News
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BlackBerry cuts 200 jobs in Ontario and Florida to trim costs - Reuters

February 5, 2016 - 8:34pm

Reuters

BlackBerry cuts 200 jobs in Ontario and Florida to trim costs
Reuters
TORONTO BlackBerry Ltd is cutting 200 jobs at its hometown headquarters in Ontario and in Florida in order to trim costs, it said on Friday, as the smartphone maker moves to turn around its fortunes and put more emphasis on its enterprise software ...
BlackBerry Announces 200 Layoffs Across Canada And FloridaAndroid Headlines - Android News
BlackBerry confirms layoffs, says 200 affected (updated)VentureBeat
BlackBerry lays off 200 in Canada and FloridaPhone Arena
PhoneDog -Engadget
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Wevr raises $25 mln, will launch new virtual reality platform - Reuters

February 5, 2016 - 8:08pm

Fast Company

Wevr raises $25 mln, will launch new virtual reality platform
Reuters
Feb 5 Virtual reality company Wevr raised $25 million from investors including HTC Corp and Samsung Ventures to fund the launch of a new platform for VR creators to distribute content, executives said on Friday. The platform, called Wevr Transport, ...
Wevr Raises $25M, Announces Cross-Platform VR Content NetworkTechCrunch
Wevr Raises $25 Million to Launch the YouTube of Virtual RealityFortune
Wevr raises $25M; AltspaceVR launches on Samsung Gear VRVatorNews
Fast Company
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BlackBerry Fires 75 at Florida Office as Cost-Cutting Continues - IT Business Net

February 5, 2016 - 8:00pm

BlackBerry Fires 75 at Florida Office as Cost-Cutting Continues
IT Business Net
(Bloomberg) -- BlackBerry Ltd. is firing 75 employees at its Florida office as the smartphone and software maker continues its efforts to trim costs. BlackBerrys job cuts at its Sunrise, Florida, location will take place this month, according to ...

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Cupertino Schools: Monta Vista freshman chosen as finalist in Google doodle contest - San Jose Mercury News

February 5, 2016 - 6:28pm

Washington Post

Cupertino Schools: Monta Vista freshman chosen as finalist in Google doodle contest
San Jose Mercury News
The last thing Christina Wu expected on the morning of Feb. 5 was to be surprised by family, friends, news crews and elected officials. Christina, a freshman at Monta Vista High School, has been chosen as the sole California finalist for the ...
Ann Arbor 2nd grader is Michigan's 'Doodle 4 Google' contestantMLive.com
Los Alamos student chosen as New Mexico's Doodle 4 Google winnerSanta Fe New Mexican
Vote Now for Your Favorite 'Doodle 4 Google' FinalistPC Magazine
Casper Star-Tribune Online -Android Headlines - Android News -The Missoulian
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Alphabet Wants Wireless Charging For Self-Driving Cars - Android Headlines - Android News

February 5, 2016 - 6:05pm

Android Headlines - Android News

Alphabet Wants Wireless Charging For Self-Driving Cars
Android Headlines - Android News
Alphabet's self-driving car project has been moving along quite nicely lately, with the project running tests on real roads, totaling over 1.4 million miles, in Mountain View, California, Austin, Texas and most recently, Kirkland, Washington. The list ...
Google is exploring wireless charging for self-driving carsEngadget
It looks like Google wants to charge its self-driving cars wirelesslyThe Verge
Streets of London could become test track for Google's driverless carsClacton and Frinton Gazette
The Guardian
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Verizon's mobile video won't count against data caps—but Netflix does - Ars Technica

February 5, 2016 - 5:45pm

Ars Technica

Verizon's mobile video won't count against data caps—but Netflix does
Ars Technica
Verizon Wireless is testing the limits of the Federal Communications Commission's net neutrality rules after announcing that it will exempt its own video service from mobile data caps—while counting data from competitors such as YouTube and Netflix ...
What the US Mobile Fiasco Says About Google FiPC Magazine
Verizon's video service sidesteps Verizon's bandwidth capsEngadget
Verizon gives its prepaid offerings a data boostandroidandme.com
Android Police -Tom's Guide -Re/code
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