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Google starts work on Chrome bug that slurps Windows laptop juice - Computerworld Australia

July 18, 2014 - 3:48pm

Google starts work on Chrome bug that slurps Windows laptop juice
Computerworld Australia
Google engineers earlier this week began working on a fix for a months-old Chrome bug that drains Windows' laptop batteries, the move triggered by a story on Forbes' website. The Forbes piece ran Monday, when contributor Ian Morris pointed out that ...

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Google starts work on Chrome bug that slurps Windows laptop juice - Computerworld Australia

July 18, 2014 - 3:48pm

Tech Times

Google starts work on Chrome bug that slurps Windows laptop juice
Computerworld Australia
Google engineers earlier this week began working on a fix for a months-old Chrome bug that drains Windows' laptop batteries, the move triggered by a story on Forbes' website. The Forbes piece ran Monday, when contributor Ian Morris pointed out that ...
First look at Athena: Chrome OS is getting a new user interfaceLiliputing

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GM Stealth Redesign of Switches Kept Old Part Circulating - Businessweek

July 18, 2014 - 3:31pm

NPR

GM Stealth Redesign of Switches Kept Old Part Circulating
Businessweek
New documents reveal General Motors Co. (GM:US) redesigned faulty ignition switches without changing the part number in more than the 2.59 million small cars at the center of its recall crisis. Some of those additional vehicles underwent an ignition switch ...
GM revamped ignition switch in '04 tied to recent recall of 6.8M carsThe Detroit News
Lawmakers Still Skeptical With General MotorsGM Authority (blog)
O'Neal blames GM for deaths linked to a defective ignition switchChristian Science Monitor
Investor's Business Daily
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New Toyota minivan makes it easier to yell at kids - Washington Post

July 18, 2014 - 2:48pm

10News

New Toyota minivan makes it easier to yell at kids
Washington Post
DETROIT — Toyota wants to help you scream at your unruly kids. The latest version of the company's Sienna minivan has a feature called “Driver Easy Speak.” It uses a built-in microphone to amplify a parent's voice through speakers in the back seats.
New Toyota minivan lets parents use built-in microphone to scream at unruly ...U.S. News & World Report

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Google shows off Project Athena, a preview of Chrome OS's future look - VentureBeat

July 18, 2014 - 2:37pm

Google shows off Project Athena, a preview of Chrome OS's future look
VentureBeat
A current Google Chromium OS project named Athena will eventually become the new Chrome OS user experience, according to screenshots Google employee François Beaufort shared on Google+. The new design has a stacked windows interface similar ...

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Comcast, SEC Network reach deal - DeSoto Times Today

July 18, 2014 - 1:48pm

Comcast, SEC Network reach deal
DeSoto Times Today
Fans of the Southeastern Conference, aka SEC, who are also subscribers to the Comcast cable system, can breathe a sigh of relief today, knowing they will be able to enjoy watching their favorite schools in action on the new SEC Network, set to launch next ...

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Comcast, SEC Network reach deal - DeSoto Times Today

July 18, 2014 - 1:48pm

USA TODAY

Comcast, SEC Network reach deal
DeSoto Times Today
Fans of the Southeastern Conference, aka SEC, who are also subscribers to the Comcast cable system, can breathe a sigh of relief today, knowing they will be able to enjoy watching their favorite schools in action on the new SEC Network, set to launch next ...
ESPN reaches deal with Comcast for SEC NetworkWashington Post
Comcast will carry SEC NetworkSportingNews.com

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How hackers infiltrated the NASDAQ stock market - 89.3 KPCC

July 18, 2014 - 11:33am

89.3 KPCC

How hackers infiltrated the NASDAQ stock market
89.3 KPCC
Cyber-security experts assumed that the financial sector in the U.S. was prepared to take on hackers. It was believed that they were safe and could prevent someone from infiltrating a financial system and wreaking havoc. Four years ago, however, the experts ...
Russian hackers placed 'digital bomb' in Nasdaq's computer system capable of ...Daily Mail
Nasdaq Digital Bomb: Russian Hackers Uploaded Attack Code, Report SaysNewsmax.com
Hackers leave 'digital bomb' in NasdaqQ13 FOX
BankInfoSecurity.com -SC Magazine
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Drawing a Foregone Conclusion: A Measured Defense of Airbnb's New Logo - Core77.com (blog)

July 18, 2014 - 11:20am

Drawing a Foregone Conclusion: A Measured Defense of Airbnb's New Logo
Core77.com (blog)
Our initial report may have echoed Airbnb's hyperbolic enthusiasm about their new identity, and despite criticism that has metastasized in relevant corners of the web—an equal and opposite reaction, if you will—here is a more nuanced take on Airbnb's new ...

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Shakira's Facebook Pages Breaks Record With 100 Million Likes - NBCNews.com

July 18, 2014 - 11:08am

NBCNews.com

Shakira's Facebook Pages Breaks Record With 100 Million Likes
NBCNews.com
In the World Cup of Facebook popularity, Shakira has come out on top. The singer, who most recently performed during the closing ceremony of soccer's big tournament, became the first person whose so-called “brand page” on Facebook has earned over ...
Shakira Has Topped Facebook With 100 Million Likes, Shows Appreciation To ...Empty Lighthouse Magazine
All Hail Shakira, Queen Of FacebookRefinery29
Shakira dubbed 'queen of Facebook' with 100 million likesWonderwall
Variety -Boston Herald -NME.com
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Kia Recalls 52000 Souls for Steering Problem - New York Times

July 18, 2014 - 10:34am

New York Times

Kia Recalls 52000 Souls for Steering Problem
New York Times
Kia Motors is recalling nearly 52,000 Soul hatchbacks from the 2014 model year because the steering system may fail, the automaker said in a report posted on the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration website. The pinion plug on the steering gear ...
Kia recalling nearly 52000 to repair potential steering problemNewsday
Kia recalls nearly 52000 Souls to fix steeringWashington Post
2014 Kia Soul Recalled Because Steering Gear Assembly May SeparateEdmunds.com

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Sure, why not: Pay $2 to fart and plank in a PlayStation 4 game - Engadget

July 18, 2014 - 10:05am

GameZone

Sure, why not: Pay $2 to fart and plank in a PlayStation 4 game
Engadget
Look, we're not gonna tell you how to spend your hard-earned money. If you want to spend two actual dollars enabling your Killzone: Shadow Fall character to fart -- yes, that kind of fart -- and "plank" (this) on PlayStation 4, go for it. But allow us this moment of ...
You Can Now Fart in Killzone: Shadow Fall.n3rdabl3
Farting in Killzone Shadow Fall is now a realityDigital Trends

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Nissan's driverless car? It won't be fully autonomous in 2020. - Christian Science Monitor

July 18, 2014 - 10:02am

Christian Science Monitor

Nissan's driverless car? It won't be fully autonomous in 2020.
Christian Science Monitor
Earlier this year, Nissan announced it would have a driverless car by 2020. However, it turns out that Nissan's self-driving car won't actually be fully autonomous. By Viknesh Vijayenthiran, MotorAuthority July 18, 2014. close. A man runs past a logo of Nissan ...
Nissan CEO: Japan Female Bosses Goal Too AmbitiousABC News

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Judge on Apple Settlement: Not So Fast - Publishers Weekly

July 18, 2014 - 9:37am

Judge on Apple Settlement: Not So Fast
Publishers Weekly
In a scheduling order made public Thursday, Judge Denise Cote hinted that she may not be pleased with the timeline proposed in Apple's e-book price-fixing settlement. The parties are seeking preliminary approval of the proposed agreement, which is ...

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AHSAA launches mobile app - Trussvilletribune

July 18, 2014 - 9:08am

Trussvilletribune

AHSAA launches mobile app
Trussvilletribune
MONTGOMERY — The Alabama High School Athletic Association now has its own free mobile app, which was made available for download Friday morning in the Apple App Store and Android's Google Play Stores online. The AHSAA has partnered with ...
Google to stop calling games with in-app purchases free after pressure from EU9 to 5 Google
Google won't call games with in-app purchases free anymore (updated)Engadget
EC slams Apple for lack of action on 'misleading' in-app purchasesInquirer
WebWorkerDaily -Reuters -Gamasutra
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Google won't call games with in-app purchases free anymore - Engadget

July 18, 2014 - 8:06am

Livemint

Google won't call games with in-app purchases free anymore
Engadget
The European Commission has said that while Google addressed its concerns around games with in-app purchasing, Apple has yet to offer a strategy. Following hordes of complaints by outraged parents, the EU asked both companies to implement changes ...
Apple should do more to tackle in-app purchases problem - EUReuters UK
Apple criticised for not offering “concrete" remedies to 'free' app concernsseenit.co.uk

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Read All You Want With Amazon Kindle Unlimited - PC Magazine

July 18, 2014 - 7:52am

Montreal Gazette

Read All You Want With Amazon Kindle Unlimited
PC Magazine
For $9.99 a month, you can read and listen to books to your heart's content - provided your selection is available. 0shares. Kindle Unlimited. Amazon today launched a new e-book and audiobook subscription service, dubbed Kindle Unlimited. For $9.99 a ...
Amazon Rolls out 'Netflix-for-Books' Style ServiceABC News
Amazon launches iOS-compatible Kindle Unlimited, a $10/mo. all-you-can-read ...Apple Insider
Amazon officially reveals 'Netflix for books' subscription serviceZDNet
Businessweek -USA TODAY -DailyTech
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Bill Campbell Retires From Apple's Board; Susan Wagner Named Replacement - NDTV

July 18, 2014 - 7:46am

Bill Campbell Retires From Apple's Board; Susan Wagner Named Replacement
NDTV
One of the most trusted advisers to late Apple CEO Steve Jobs is retiring from the iPhone maker's board of directors. Bill Campbell's departure after 17 years on Apple Inc.'s board cleared the way for the company to appoint Susan Wagner, a founding partner ...

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DirecTV to offer NFL Sunday Ticket streaming options - NFL.com

July 18, 2014 - 7:44am

DirecTV to offer NFL Sunday Ticket streaming options
NFL.com
NFL fans who have wanted DirecTV's NFL Sunday Ticket but have been stymied by satellite restrictions are about to get a reprieve. DirecTV announced on its website the introduction of NFLSundayTicket.tv, which allows subscribers to stream live, ...

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Airbnb Launches Massive Redesign, With Reimagined Listings And A Brand ... - TechCrunch

July 18, 2014 - 6:17am

TechCrunch

Airbnb Launches Massive Redesign, With Reimagined Listings And A Brand ...
TechCrunch
Today at an event for its users, Airbnb announced a massive redesign to its website and mobile apps that is designed to make it easier for users to find the information that they need while also making listings on its platform more appealing. The company also ...

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