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Chrome 29 for iOS brings voice search with pronouns
Google loves to throw small-yet-sensible interface updates into many Chrome releases, and the new Chrome 29 for iOS represents a textbook example. The browser's voice search now supports contextual pronouns like "her" or "them;" ask a question and you ...
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Apple Gives Burberry Early Access to iPhone 5S for Runway Show
What better way to promote the new iSight camera in the iPhone 5S than by lending the device to Burberry for its next runway show? That seems to be thinking behind a new partnership between Apple and Burberry. The Cupertino company is lending ...
Apple's iPhone 5s to document Burberry runway show in LondonApple Insider
Burberry gets early access to iPhone 5s to film runway showThe Verge
Apple's iPhone 5S to be used in fashion show ahead of launchCNET (blog)
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Chrome for iOS learns pronouns
Google updates Chrome for iOS with better voice-activated searches, faster returns to search results, and bandwidth savings tracker. Seth Rosenblatt. by Seth Rosenblatt. September 12, 2013 4:54 PM PDT. Follow @sethr. Google's latest version of Chrome for ...
Chrome 29 hits iOS devices today, update available nowThe Slanted
Chrome for iOS updated with enhanced search options including pronoun ...tuaw.com
New Chrome Apps Also Work OfflineCIO Today
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Microsoft Adds IMAP Support To Outlook.com To Entice Mac Users, Developers
Today Microsoft announced that it has added IMAP support to its Outlook.com webmail product. Outlook.com has over 400 million active users according to Microsoft, making it not only one of the most popular webmail services around. Why IMAP? Demand ...
Reddit AMA featuring Microsoft Outlook.com team tackles NSA, IMAP, GmailNetwork World
Outlook.com finally gets IMAP support, integrates with third-party servicesSoftonic EN
Outlook.com finally adds IMAP support and opens the door to new third-party ...The Verge
Engadget -LiveSide -GeekWire
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Audio pioneer Ray Dolby of famed sound system dead at 80
Thu Sep 12, 2013 6:52pm EDT. (Reuters) - Ray Dolby, the engineer who pioneered the noise reduction in audio recordings that produced clearer sound for music and cinema, died on Thursday. He was 80. Dolby, whose name became synonymous with ...
Ray Dolby, founder of Dolby Laboratories, diesSan Jose Mercury News
Ray Dolby, audio pioneer, dies aged 80AFP
Ray Dolby, Inventor of Surround Sound, Dies at 80Bloomberg
Businessweek -San Francisco Chronicle -Los Angeles Times
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Microsoft offers iPad trade-in program, suggests 'upgrade' to Surface
Microsoft has been running anti-iPad commercials left and right, but the company is now offering to take "gently used" Apple tablets out of customers' hands in exchange for a gift card. This isn't because Microsoft is suddenly digging the iPad. Instead, it's ...
Microsoft launches iPad trade-in promotionZDNet
Microsoft: Give us your iPad and we will give you $200 towards a SurfaceWinBeta
Surface Pro Price Cut, Review, Specs, Dock: Are These the Leaked Specs for ...Design & Trend
Motley Fool -DailyFinance -GeekWire
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How to install apps outside of Google Play
Android devices have the ability to "sideload" applications that aren't available on the Google Play store. Here's how you can do it. Dan Graziano. by Dan Graziano. September 12, 2013 3:10 PM PDT. Follow @DanGraziano. (Credit: Jason Cipriani/CNET).
Lost Smartphone? 6 Free Tracking AppsInformationWeek
Dear iPhone: I'm in love with Android and the Moto XDVICE
Tech Review: Game apps based on 2013 summer blockbustersNewsday
AdAge.com -InfoWorld -ADT Magazine
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Apple's OS X Mountain Lion 10.8....
The latest update promises to squash more bugs and comes as Apple is gearing up to release the next major version of its desktop OS. Josh Lowensohn. by Josh Lowensohn. September 12, 2013 1:58 PM PDT. Follow @Josh. (Credit: Apple). After nearly ...
Apple releases OS X Mountain Lion 10.8.5tuaw.com
Apple Releases OS X Mountain Lion 10.8.5 Update123Macmini.com
OS X 10.8.5 update more than doubles 802.11ac file transfer speedsArs Technica
Apple Bitch (blog) -Cult of Mac
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In Prelude to Ads, Facebook Tests Video Posts That Play Automatically
Facebook isn't ready to unveil the video ads that it has been telling marketers about for more than a year. But it's launching a test to determine the impact of video in user news feeds. Starting tomorrow, a small group of U.S. Android users will be able to see ...
Get ready for more clips of cats, babies: Facebook tests video toolLos Angeles Times
Facebook tests auto-play videos, explores video ad potentialReuters
Facebook testing videos that autoplay in mobile News FeedCNET
TechCrunch -ReadWrite -Mashable
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Apple's Gamble On Fingerprint Scanners May Take A While To Pay Off
(source: Apple) Apple is certainly not the first to use biometric technology, but Touch ID is the most high-profile deployment to date. Marissa Mayer doesn't use a passcode on her iPhone. As the CEO of Yahoo Yahoo, one of one of the world's largest ...
Apple Says New iPhone Won't Store FingerprintsWall Street Journal
Details on the past iPhones, along with 2 new ones announced TuesdayWashington Post
How secure is your iPhone 5S fingerprint?CNN International
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Why New iPhone Isn't Really for Developing World
Apple's latest iPhones will come in a bevy of colors and two distinct designs. One will be made of plastic, while the other aims to be the gold standard of smartphones and read your fingerprint. Photograph by Marcio Jose Sanchez, AP. Timothy Carmody.
Apple (AAPL) iPhone 5C: Top 4 Domestic Chinese Smartphone CompetitorsInternational Business Times
News Summary: Tepid Chinese response to new iPhone highlights Apple's ...Washington Post
iPhone faces challenge in crowded Chinese marketAlbany Times Union
Firstpost -Wall Street Journal (blog) -CMO
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Barra, Xiaomi aim to conquer the world
The former Android exec was lured by the challenge of building a global company that he says could be the next Google if he does his job right. Lance Whitney. by Lance Whitney. September 12, 2013 9:40 AM PDT. Follow @lancewhit. Hugo Barra debuting ...
Hugo Barra Speaks Out About His Departure From Google And Why Xiaomi Is ...Android Police
Hugo Barra talks Xiaomi, calls it a “dream job”Android Community
This Chinese mobile maker could be the next Google, says Google exec who ...Quartz
The Guardian -MarketWatch -The Verge
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Gamestick delayed yet again, set to ship October 29th
The PlayJam Gamestick mini Android console has seen its share of delays and issues, but sadly we have another one to report. After pushing back and delaying the launch more than a few times, we're now hearing October 29th will be the official launch date.
Ouya rival Gamestick to sell for £80 / $80Computerandvideogames.com
GameStick Release Delayed Yet Again To October 29Ubergizmo
GameStick launch pushed once more, now arrives on October 29thEngadget
God is a Geek -Polygon
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GM Aims To Protect, Grow Market Share In Full-Size SUV Market
Wall Street Journal
General Motors Co. introduced the latest version of its largest sport-utility vehicles Thursday, betting it can still make some serious money from these hulking vehicles. The refreshed Chevrolet Tahoe and Suburban along with the GMC Yukon, will begin ...
GM shows 2015 Tahoe, Suburban, Yukon big SUVsUSA TODAY
GM Says 'Critical' Large SUVs Will Achieve Better MileageBloomberg
GM unveils all-new Tahoe, Suburban and Yukon SUVsCNN
Detroit Free Press -Denver Post
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New York Times
Michael Dell, Silver Lake win shareholder OK for $25 billion buyout
By Poornima Gupta. AUSTIN, Texas | Thu Sep 12, 2013 10:49am EDT. AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) - Michael Dell clinched shareholder approval on Thursday for his $25 billion offer to buy and take Dell Inc private, ending months of conflict with the company's ...
Dell board votes in favor of Michael Dell's $24.9 billion buyout offerEngadget
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Times of India
Apple Fingerprint Sensor: Good Idea in Desperate Need of Standardization
Wall Street Journal
Apple Inc.'s new fingerprint sensor raises the need for industry standards in the quickly evolving market for biometric sensors that can identify individuals by reading unique attributes such as retina patterns, voice or touch. The technology, included in Apple's ...
Insight: Trigger Finger - Apple fires biometrics into the mainstreamReuters
iPhone 5S fingerprint sensor is ill-disposed to sweatCNET
Apple provides details on Touch ID's privacy featuresZDNet
Wired -Washington Post
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Google's Latest Moto X Ad Takes Swipe at New iPhones
What does Google think of Apple's new iPhones? Not much, according to this latest Moto X ad. The TV spot from Droga5 continues its creative concept of portraying competing models as lazy hipsters. In this new ad, a woman returns from the mall with some ...
Meet Apple's Low-Cost iPhone Model—iPhone 5CAMOG
Gizmag compares the specs and features of Apple's iPhone 5c and Motorola's ...Gizmag
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Vodafone Germany confirms insider data theft: Two million customers affected
Summary: The European mobile giant said personal details of more than two million of its German customer base have been stolen by a hacker. Zack Whittaker. By Zack Whittaker for Between the Lines | September 12, 2013 -- 13:58 GMT (06:58 PDT).
Vodafone Germany hack hits two million customersBBC News
Hacker steals data of two million Vodafone Germany clientsGlobalPost
Vodafone Hacker Accesses 2 Million Customers' Banking DataBloomberg
Reuters -Wall Street Journal
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Walmart to sell iPhone 5C for $79, iPhone 5S for $189
With Apple's two new devices poised to hit store shelves, the retail chain will also offer a trade-in deal for those of you looking to get rid of certain older smartphones. Lance Whitney. by Lance Whitney. September 12, 2013 5:28 AM PDT. Follow @lancewhit.
iPhone 5c preorders begin Friday at 12:01 am PST, 3 am ESTtuaw.com
Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) opts for revenue over market share with not-so ...NYSE Post
Apple Inc. (AAPL) iPhone 5C Preorders Start Friday At 3 AM ESTValueWalk
BGR -Inquirer -eFinance Hub
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Audi Sport Quattro returns as concept
The Audi Sport Quattro Concept visits the Frankfurt auto show. This time around the car offers a massive engine and more tech than is strictly necessary. Lovely. Alex Goy. by Alex Goy September 12, 2013 1:01 AM PDT ...
Droptop and touchpad: Audi unveils new A3 CabrioletUSA TODAY
The 2014 Audi A3 Comes Through Frankfurt With The Ceiling Missing | VideostupidDOPE.com
Frankfurt Auto Show 2013: Audi Sport Quattro ConceptOverdrive
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