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Nokia devices rebranded as Microsoft Lumia - Hindustan Times

1 hour 37 min ago

IBNLive

Nokia devices rebranded as Microsoft Lumia
Hindustan Times
As a direct consequence of Microsoft's 2013 acquisition of the Finnish group's mobile devices division, the Nokia name will soon be phased out and replaced by Microsoft Lumia, according to The Verge. The new name echoes that of Nokia's Windows Phone ...
Microsoft officially lays Nokia name to rest, embraces 'Lumia' for Windows PhonesPCWorld
Steve Ballmer talks LA Clippers, Satya Nadella and Microsoft...Just don't ask him ...The Independent
Nokia phone business killed off soonFudzilla
TechWeekEurope UK -Techtree.com -Phones Review
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Mercedes-Benz parent Daimler sells Tesla stake - USA TODAY

2 hours 27 min ago

USA TODAY

Mercedes-Benz parent Daimler sells Tesla stake
USA TODAY
Germany's Daimler, parent of Mercedes-Benz, says it has sold its 4% stake in Tesla Motors but adds that work on electric-car projects will be unaffected. Daimler had a 4% stake in Tesla, the upstart electric-car maker based in Palo Alto, Calif., that is shaking ...

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Google Street View lets you see through the eyes of Dr. Jane Goodall - TV3.ie

4 hours 55 min ago

India Today

Google Street View lets you see through the eyes of Dr. Jane Goodall
TV3.ie
Google Street View has been let us take a peak at some pretty interesting places but this might be the best one yet. Dr. Jane Goodall is a world renowned primatologist who has been observing chimpanzees in Gombe National Park, Tanzania since 1960.
Google Street View Takes You To Gombe National Park, Home Of Jane ...Huffington Post
Now watch chimpanzees on Google Street ViewIndia Today

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On TV, Hong Kong Openly Debates Democracy - New York Times

6 hours 41 min ago

New York Times

On TV, Hong Kong Openly Debates Democracy
New York Times
Thousands of protesters in Hong Kong watched a live broadcast of a debate between leaders of their movement and city officials. Credit Paula Bronstein/Getty Images. Continue reading the main story. Continue reading the main story. Continue reading the ...
Jackson School hosts talk on Hong Kong and the shadow of TiananmenDailyuw

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iPad Air 2 Review: The Best Tablet Needs to Work Harder - Wall Street Journal

October 21, 2014 - 9:10pm

Wall Street Journal

iPad Air 2 Review: The Best Tablet Needs to Work Harder
Wall Street Journal
Apple's newest tablet is thinner than ever, but whether it is for you depends on where you plan on holding it—and what you want to do with it. WSJ's Joanna Stern reviews the Air 2. Photo/Video: Drew Evans/The Wall Street Journal. By. Joanna Stern. Joanna ...
Apple iPad Air 2PC Magazine
First iPad Air 2 Reviews: 'Ridiculously Fast', 'Vibrant Display', Thinner Profile ...Mac Rumors
IPad Air 2 and Mini 3 Review: One Thumb Up, and Another DownNew York Times
Mashable -DailyTech -Telegraph.co.uk
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This app will help kids cheat on math tests - Quartz

October 21, 2014 - 9:09pm

This app will help kids cheat on math tests
Quartz
“Show your work” has long been the math teacher's mantra. Making students write down each step of a math problem prevents them from merely flipping to the back of their textbook to source the correct answer. But there's a new shortcut to math problems that ...

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How to stay at your selfie best - Economic Times

October 21, 2014 - 8:08pm

How to stay at your selfie best
Economic Times
Awesome Selfie Apps CamMe for iOS. The free app uses gestures to control your iPhone's camera shutter. Place the phone at a distance and just make a hand gesture for the app to take a selfie photograph instantly. Perfect365 for iOS, Android, Windows ...

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Apple and GT Advanced Reach Deal to End Partnership, GT to Sell Furnaces to ... - Mac Rumors

October 21, 2014 - 6:10pm

Apple and GT Advanced Reach Deal to End Partnership, GT to Sell Furnaces to ...
Mac Rumors
GT Advanced and Apple have reached a deal that will see the two companies dissolving their partnership, according to documents submitted to the court earlier today, reports The Wall Street Journal. According to GT Advanced attorney Luc Despins, the ...

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Verizon Talks Up M2M, Mobile Video Amid Slowing Sales Growth - Investor's Business Daily

October 21, 2014 - 5:57pm

New York Times

Verizon Talks Up M2M, Mobile Video Amid Slowing Sales Growth
Investor's Business Daily
Wireless revenue growth has slowed at Verizon Communications, but its CFO says mobile video and M2M services will provide long-term upside once ongoing promotional battles lose steam. Fran Shammo, Verizon's (NYSE:VZ) CFO, disclosed the wireless ...
This Is the Best Wireless Carrier for YouTIME
Sprint Layoffs Continue in Kansas as Claure Rehauls CarrierLatin Post
Has Sprint's Pricing Strategy Attracted Subscribers?Bidness ETC
New York Times (blog) -Bloomberg -MarketWatch
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FTC names privacy expert as chief technologist - SFGate

October 21, 2014 - 5:54pm

FTC names privacy expert as chief technologist
SFGate
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Federal Trade Commission on Tuesday named an outspoken Internet privacy expert, Ashkan Soltani, as its chief technologist in a move that signals the agency's focus on protecting consumers' online privacy. A computer ...

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Vine for iOS now lets you follow channels to get their best videos - Engadget

October 21, 2014 - 5:26pm

Wired

Vine for iOS now lets you follow channels to get their best videos
Engadget
Vine is full of video creators talented enough to score TV deals, but keeping up with them has usually meant either following them one-by-one or browsing channels for ages. You have a much easier way to catch up on those clips as of today, though: Vine's ...
Vine gets an iOS 8 update as its stars head off to HollywoodMacworld
Vine Adds Channel Following On iOSWebProNews
Vine Makes It Easier to Discover Videos With New Channels FeatureWired

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How a USB key drive could remove the hassles from two-factor authentication - PCWorld

October 21, 2014 - 4:58pm

PCWorld

How a USB key drive could remove the hassles from two-factor authentication
PCWorld
We've had enough malware campaigns and data breaches to confirm the need for better data protection online. The Universal 2nd Factor (U2F) standard is a step in the right direction, and the first compatible devices are coming out now. U2F is an open ...

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Lackluster Content Choices May Hamstring Cable Cord-Cutting - Techzone360

October 21, 2014 - 4:37pm

Associations Now

Lackluster Content Choices May Hamstring Cable Cord-Cutting
Techzone360
HBO and CBS both announced the development of their very own over-the-top (OTT) video services last week, setting many to wondering whether the cord-cutting—that is, the cancellation of traditional cable and satellite service—would start as a trickle or a ...
Let the market sort out TV winners and losersLos Angeles Times
HBO, CBS Set Up Streaming ServiceMovie News Guide
HBO and CBS Move Toward Selling Content Directly to ConsumersNew York Times
Huffington Post
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Daimler sees $780 mln windfall from sale of Tesla stake - Reuters

October 21, 2014 - 4:13pm

Forbes

Daimler sees $780 mln windfall from sale of Tesla stake
Reuters
FRANKFURT Oct 21 (Reuters) - Daimler AG on Tuesday said it would book a $780 million windfall from selling its 4 percent stake in rival electric car maker Tesla Motors Inc . In a statement, Daimler Chief Financial Officer Bodo Uebber said, "We are extremely ...
Daimler Cashes In Tesla Equity Stake For $780 Million, Praises 'Bold Partner'Forbes
Daimler Sells Stake in Tesla, Work on Electric Cars to ContinueBloomberg
BREAKING: German automaker sells stake in TeslaKRNV My News 4
CNBC -DigitalJournal.com
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SAP offering customers 'simpler' way to buy its Hana in-memory platform - PCWorld

October 21, 2014 - 3:57pm

SAP offering customers 'simpler' way to buy its Hana in-memory platform
PCWorld
SAP is hoping a new set of programs, services and policies will help rev up sales of its Hana in-memory database and computing platform. While the new Simpler Choice campaign also includes perks for customers who adopt SAP's Adaptive Server and IQ ...
SAP outlines HANA updatesZDNet
SAP Posts Earnings Miss; Trims Operating Profit OutlookBidness ETC
SAP CEO says company safe bet in 'sea of danger'Chicago Tribune
MarketWatch -Trefis
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Google offers guide to help iOS users switch to Android - CNET

October 21, 2014 - 1:30pm

Google offers guide to help iOS users switch to Android
CNET
Designed for iPhone and iPad users, the new Switch website explains everything from transferring photos and music to setting up email and messaging. by Don Reisinger · @donreisinger; 22 October 2014, 5:27 am AEDT. comments. 0. facebook. twitter.

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FTC appoints privacy researcher Soltani as chief technologist - PCWorld

October 21, 2014 - 1:16pm

FTC appoints privacy researcher Soltani as chief technologist
PCWorld
The U.S. Federal Trade Commission's new chief technologist is high-profile digital privacy consultant Ashkan Soltani, a move that signals the agency's growing interest in policing online tracking and other Internet privacy issues. FTC Chairwoman Edith ...
FTC Names Security Researcher Askhan Soltani as Its Chief TechnologistWall Street Journal (blog)
Federal Trade Commission names Ashkan Soltani chief technologistWashington Post (blog)
Ashkan Soltani Named FTC Chief Technologistmediabistro.com
Politico (blog) -National Journal -The Hill
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This key drive actually unlocks something: Authentication via USB comes to ... - PCWorld

October 21, 2014 - 12:59pm

This key drive actually unlocks something: Authentication via USB comes to ...
PCWorld
Google's Chrome browser is taking some headaches out of two-step authentication with Security Key, which lets users sign in using a USB device. The new sign-in method works with Google services within the desktop Chrome browser. After entering a ...

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Virtual reality could let astronauts 'go to the beach' - Fox News

October 21, 2014 - 12:42pm

Fox News

Virtual reality could let astronauts 'go to the beach'
Fox News
The virtual reality system Oculus Rift could give astronauts a vacation from their troubles. (http://www.expertreviews.co.uk). Spending long periods of time in space can be a psychologically demanding experience, but a new virtual reality system could give ...
Oculus Rift's Palmer Luckey Wants Virtual Reality To Disrupt Your Industry TooForbes
Wildscreen '14: Natural history leaps into the RiftRealscreen
Oculus XXX to Transform Home into a Virtual Reality Brothel in 2015Breitbart News
BBC News -Co.Create -Network World
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How Apple Pay Mitigates Breach Fatigue - The Mac Observer

October 21, 2014 - 12:19pm

The Mac Observer

How Apple Pay Mitigates Breach Fatigue
The Mac Observer
Apple released iOS 8.1 yesterday which includes Apple Pay for those using an iPhone 6 or 6 Plus. Given the rash of data breaches recently, it makes sense to be a little bit wary of blindly handing over credit card information without a reasonable ...
Apple Pay Will Work Outside the US, But There's a CatchMashable
Apple Pay starts — slowlyMarketWatch
Leave Your Credit Cards At Home: Apple Pay Offers A Virtual Payment ProcessMadame Noire
Daily Commercial -AppAdvice -CIO
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