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Microsoft's quarter dinged by big Nokia writedown - USA TODAY

July 21, 2015 - 5:48pm

USA TODAY

Microsoft's quarter dinged by big Nokia writedown
USA TODAY
SAN FRANCISCO—Microsoft ended its fiscal year Tuesday with results that reflected its focus on cloud and enterprise growth, alongside the painful unwinding of its Nokia deal. The Redmond, Wash-based software company reported adjusted earnings per ...
Microsoft Books $8.4 Billion Write-Down on Phones in 4QABC News
Continuing fallout from Nokia, slow PC sales, ding MicrosoftFortune
UPDATE 3-Microsoft posts record loss as it writes down NokiaReuters
Wired -Financial Times -PCWorld
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Microsoft misses in Q4 2015 with restructuring penalties, lower phone and ... - VentureBeat

July 21, 2015 - 4:08pm

VentureBeat

Microsoft misses in Q4 2015 with restructuring penalties, lower phone and ...
VentureBeat
[Are you a growth marketer? Do you want to know what it takes to be one? Join us at GrowthBeat, on August 17-18 in San Francisco. Thought leaders from the biggest brands and most disruptive companies will share winning growth strategies on the most ...
There's a statistic buried in Microsoft's earnings that indicates the company ...Business Insider
Microsoft's FQ4 Beats Expectations, Investors Send Stock Lower On Phone LossesTechCrunch
Microsoft Corporation Tumbles as Cloud Growth SlowsMotley Fool
Data Center Knowledge -Pocket-lint.com -Dispatch Times
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Google Adds Mobile-App Development Platform Pixate - Wall Street Journal

July 21, 2015 - 2:48pm

androidandme.com

Google Adds Mobile-App Development Platform Pixate
Wall Street Journal
Google Inc. GOOG -0.11 % said it is adding the mobile-app development platform Pixate to its suite of services for designers. The Pixate tool enables app makers to create visual prototypes that run on Apple and Android devices. A basic version of the ...
Google Acquires Mobile App Prototyping Tool PixateTechCrunch
Google buys visual prototyping platform PixateVatorNews
Google acquires Pixate, makes its mobile app prototyping app free9 to 5 Google
Bloomberg -ITworld
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NFL Game Pass brings games to Apple TV, Xbox and more - SlashGear

July 21, 2015 - 2:32pm

SlashGear

NFL Game Pass brings games to Apple TV, Xbox and more
SlashGear
The NFL has offered a subscription streaming service for a while, but it has been limited in both availability and what it offers. That will be changing with NFL Game Pass, a new service that updates its previous offering to include support for ...
NFL Teases A New Subscription Service For On-Demand Games, Will Support Apple TVTechCrunch
NFL Game Pass brings streaming football reruns to the TVTechHive

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Apple Drops New Developer Betas Of iOS 9, OS X El Capitan, watchOS 2 - TechCrunch

July 21, 2015 - 2:25pm

TechCrunch

Apple Drops New Developer Betas Of iOS 9, OS X El Capitan, watchOS 2
TechCrunch
We're one step closer to getting the final builds of Apple's latest crop of operating systems. Today, Apple released their fourth beta updates of iOS 9, OS X El Capitan and watchOS 2 to developers. Final Builds are set to be released this fall, (if ...
Apple releases new developer betas for Watch OS 2, iOS 9, and OS X El CapitanVentureBeat
Apple releases fourth betas of iOS 9, OS X El Capitan, watchOS 2 to developersApple Insider
Apple Seeds Fourth WatchOS 2 Beta to DevelopersMac Rumors
Gotta Be Mobile -Cult of Mac -iDigitalTimes.com
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Dogs and cats, living together: Google Drive comes to Office - PCWorld

July 21, 2015 - 12:46pm

PCWorld

Dogs and cats, living together: Google Drive comes to Office
PCWorld
Never thought you'd see the day, did you? Google Drive is coming to Microsoft Office. However, it's not quite there yet. Google's plugin, which it published Tuesday, may allow Office documents to be opened, edited, and saved to Google Drive. But it ...
Google Launches Drive Plug-In For Microsoft OfficeTechCrunch
Google Drive adds plug-in for Microsoft Office filesZDNet
Google Drive plugin for Microsoft Office lets you 'use the apps you're already ...VentureBeat
The Verge -SlashGear -Pocket-lint.com
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Apple Music, App Store, and other Apple services suffer outages - Fortune

July 21, 2015 - 11:41am

TechCrunch

Apple Music, App Store, and other Apple services suffer outages
Fortune
Apple is reporting that many of its services are experiencing problems Tuesday, including the App Store, Apple TV, Apple Music, the iBooks store, iTunes, and the Mac App Store. The service problems began a little before 10 a.m. ET and continued past noon.
UPDATE 1-Apple says App Store, Apple Music services facing disruptionsReuters
Apple Says 'Problems' Is Affecting Many of Its ServicesNewsweek
Apple Music, App Store, iTunes & Other Services Down For ManyCBS Local
MarketWatch -CNNMoney -Telegraph.co.uk
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Jeep owners urged to update their cars after hackers take remote control - The Guardian

July 21, 2015 - 9:30am

The Guardian

Jeep owners urged to update their cars after hackers take remote control
The Guardian
The Jeep Cherokee is vulnerable to remote cyberattack that allows hackers to take control. Photograph: NRMA Motoring and Services/Flickr. Samuel Gibbs · @SamuelGibbs. Tuesday 21 July 2015 10.30 EDT Last modified on Tuesday 21 July 2015 11.24 ...
Hackers Demonstrate Frightening Ability to Control a Jeep: 'This Is Reality'TheBlaze.com
New vulnerability lets attackers hijack Chrysler vehicles over the webThe Verge
Hackers Have the Power to Remotely Hijack Half a Million Chrysler CarsGizmodo
Ars Technica -Forbes -Tom's Guide
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Dell Latitude 12 Rugged Tablet With 11.6-Inch Display Launched - NDTV

July 21, 2015 - 9:12am

NDTV

Dell Latitude 12 Rugged Tablet With 11.6-Inch Display Launched
NDTV
Dell has launched a new Windows-powered rugged tablet under its Latitude series, named Latitude 12 Rugged. The company has announced that the new Dell Latitude 12 Rugged tablet will be available via company's online store in the US by end of July.
Dell's first rugged tablet runs Windows and can be thrown out of one tooThe Verge
Dell Latitude 12 Rugged Tablet is hardcore and ready for dirty jobsBetaNews
Dell Latitude 12 Rugged Tablet Launches Into 'Big Niche' Among Police ...CRN
SlashGear -Maximum PC -Tech Times
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Wikipedia Founder Starts New Mobile Network Giving that Profits Charity - Forbes

July 21, 2015 - 8:30am

Forbes

Wikipedia Founder Starts New Mobile Network Giving that Profits Charity
Forbes
As part of his newest venture, Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales announced the U.S. launch of The People's Operator, a new mobile network from which 20 percent of company profits and 10 percent of customers' monthly bills are donated to charities—at no ...
Wikipedia's Founder Jimmy Wales LIVEHuffington Post
The Founder of Wikipedia Wants to Be Your Cell-Phone CompanyVanity Fair
Jimmy Wales and TPO launch social network to follow causes and charitiesITProPortal
Fast Company -uSwitch.com (Tech) -Interactive Investor
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Surprise! Google gang backs Google's take on container orchestration 9:00 AM EDT - Fortune

July 21, 2015 - 8:00am

Inquirer

Surprise! Google gang backs Google's take on container orchestration 9:00 AM EDT
Fortune
The Cloud Native Computing Foundation boasts big names in tech, except for Amazon Web Services and Microsoft that is. Google's gotten busy on the organizational front, at least when it comes to promoting its Kubernetes container orchestration worldview ...
New industry group to bring web-scale tech to the enterprisePCWorld
​Cloud Native Computing Foundation seeks to forge cloud and container unityZDNet
Google, Docker, CoreOS, Mesosphere form the Cloud Native Computing Foundation ...VentureBeat
MarketWatch -Wired -InfoWorld
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As Twitter turns off timeline background images, one developer has already ... - VentureBeat

July 21, 2015 - 7:18am

VentureBeat

As Twitter turns off timeline background images, one developer has already ...
VentureBeat
Are you a growth marketer? Do you want to know what it takes to be one? Join us at GrowthBeat, on August 17-18 in San Francisco. Thought-leaders from the biggest brands and most disruptive companies will share winning growth strategies on the most ...
Twitter quietly removes wallpaper from profile pagesTelegraph.co.uk
Twitter has removed custom backgrounds and people are angryMetro
Twitter sparks rage and Project Lightning rumours by resetting users' backgroundsTrustedReviews
Tech2 -Mobile Choice -htxt.africa
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Apple Watch Sales Estimates Remain Low - TechCrunch

July 21, 2015 - 5:16am

TechCrunch

Apple Watch Sales Estimates Remain Low
TechCrunch
Analyst house Canalys is the latest to attempt to estimate demand for Apple's debut wearable, the Apple Watch — forecasting Cupertino shipped 4.2 million over Q2, the device's launch quarter. It notes this would mean shipments outstripped earlier-to ...
Apple Watch is 'world's best selling wearable' with 4.2 million shifted in Q2Inquirer
Apple Watch is such a flop it's the world's top-selling wearableThe Register
Apple Watch shipments overtake Xiaomi, Fitbit: CanalysBGR India
Apple Insider -Recombu -Apex Tribune
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Facebook, others take Samsung's side in Apple patent case - SlashGear

July 21, 2015 - 5:06am

The Tech Portal

Facebook, others take Samsung's side in Apple patent case
SlashGear
Apple and Samsung have been fighting a legal battle for a long time now that focuses on Apple alleging that Samsung has violated several of its patents. Samsung now has some industry heavyweights on its side that all have a stake in having Apple loose ...
Big tech companies back Samsung in court case against AppleEngadget
Facebook, Google, HP and Dell back Samsung in Apple patent caseV3.co.uk
Silicon Valley unites to defend Samsung against Apple patent caseDigital Journal
Business Insider Australia -uSwitch.com (Tech) -Geeky Gadgets
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Microsoft releases critical Windows patch for font driver vulnerability - Firstpost

July 21, 2015 - 1:35am

Firstpost

Microsoft releases critical Windows patch for font driver vulnerability
Firstpost
In an updated security bulletin, Microsoft has announced a patch for a Windows vulnerability in the Microsoft Font Driver that allows remote code execution. What this means is, if you receive a mischievous document with OpenType fonts created using the ...
Windows 10: Top 5 anticipated featuresZee News
Update Now — Windows Security AlertDispatch Times
Microsoft Issues an Emergency Update to Patch a Vulnerability That Affects All ...NDTV
India Today -Sentinel Republic -Gizmodo
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Ford F-150 Limited pushes pickups into new luxury territory - Fox News

July 20, 2015 - 11:05pm

Fox News

Ford F-150 Limited pushes pickups into new luxury territory
Fox News
Ford is raising the bar again in the half-ton pickup segment. Not for towing or payload this time, but luxury. The automaker announced today that the 2016 F-150 will be offered in a new Limited model that will sit above the Platinum in the company's ...
Ford bets US consumers will snap up high-end pickup trucksReuters
Ford F-150 gains new tech-rich Limited flagship for 2016CNET
2016 Ford F-150 brings back top-end Limited trim levelDetroit Free Press
Business Wire (press release) -The Detroit News -Four Wheeler Network
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Apple has hired another major auto executive - Business Insider

July 20, 2015 - 8:36pm

Business Insider

Apple has hired another major auto executive
Business Insider
Apple car Brian Kersey/Getty ImagesA non-Apple car drives by the new Apple Store on October 21, 2010 in Chicago, Illinois. See Also. The simple reason analysts think the iPhone 6 will be bigger than any iPhone Apple has released so far · People seem to ...

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Auto industry veteran Doug Betts joins Apple - Reuters

July 20, 2015 - 8:25pm

Wall Street Journal

Auto industry veteran Doug Betts joins Apple
Reuters
July 20 Ex-Chrysler Group executive Doug Betts has joined IPhone-maker Apple Inc, according to the auto industry veteran's LinkedIn profile. Betts' account on the social networking website for professionals said he joined the Cupertino, California ...
Apple Hires Auto Industry VeteransWall Street Journal
Apple hires Chrysler's quality lead to help make its electric carEngadget
Apple hires auto industry vet, further telegraphs move into electric carsVentureBeat
TechCrunch -The Verge
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Google+ Photos Is Shutting Down On August 1st - TechCrunch

July 20, 2015 - 5:23pm

TechCrunch

Google+ Photos Is Shutting Down On August 1st
TechCrunch
Google+ Photos, the photo sharing solution built into Google's social network Google+, is shutting down. However: Google Photos (note the lack of +) — as in the excellent, unlimited free photo host that Google launched back in May — will live on.
Google to dump Google+ in favor of plain old Google Photos on August 1PCWorld
Google+ Photos is over: export while you canSlashGear
Google+ Photos dies August 1, replaced by Google PhotosBetaNews
Techaeris -androidandme.com
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Google Cites Human Error in Driverless-Car Collision - Cars.com News

July 20, 2015 - 4:04pm

Cars.com News

Google Cites Human Error in Driverless-Car Collision
Cars.com News
Many of us have had our computers crash while browsing Google, but it's far less common to hear of someone crashing into Google. But that's exactly what happened on July 1, according to a blog post by Chris Urmson, the search-engine giant's director ...

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