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HTC launches Desire 626, 626s, 526 and 520 in US - Times of India

July 15, 2015 - 8:45am

Times of India

HTC launches Desire 626, 626s, 526 and 520 in US
Times of India
NEW DELHI: HTC has launched four new Desire smartphones - Desire 626, Desire 626s, Desire 526 and Desire 520 in the US market. The company says the new phones bring many of the same features found in its flagship HTC One M9. HTC Desire 626 ...
Hands On: HTC's 3 New Desire PhonesPC Magazine
HTC Desire 520, Desire 526, Desire 626 (US), and Desire 626s LaunchedNDTV
HTC unveils four affordable Desire smartphonesZDNet
CNET -Mashable -CNNMoney
all 151 news articles »

Reddit set to cull 'dark side' communities - BBC News

July 15, 2015 - 7:46am

BBC News

Reddit set to cull 'dark side' communities
BBC News
Reddit's new chief executive has confirmed he plans to take fresh action against parts of the site containing offensive and obscene content. Steve Huffman said that he had not created the news comment platform "to be a bastion of free speech, but ...
Former Reddit CEO says the site's about to be purgedEngadget
Former Reddit CEO explains "what the racist-sexist neckbeards don't understand"Vox
Reddit CEO Steve Huffman To Reveal All In Reddit AMA TomorrowForbes
Computerworld -Chicago Tribune
all 39 news articles »

These are the Amazon UK 'Prime Day' deals you should know about - Engadget

July 15, 2015 - 3:19am

Engadget

These are the Amazon UK 'Prime Day' deals you should know about
Engadget
Ready for some deals? Today is Amazon's so-called "Prime Day," an exclusive 24-hour promotion for people that have signed up to Prime. Yes, it's a marketing gimmick, but if you're already paying for the service -- or have been debating a subscription ...
Here are the top gaming deals with Amazon UK Prime DayDestructoid
Amazon Prime Day lightning deals include 1TB PS4 and Xbox OneMetro
Xbox One 1TB with Halo: Master Chief Collection is yours for only £329 at AmazonWindows Central
Express.co.uk
all 23 news articles »Google News

Logitech's first Logi products are drop-proof iPad cases - The Verge

July 15, 2015 - 3:00am

Engadget

Logitech's first Logi products are drop-proof iPad cases
The Verge
A week after unveiling a new, more colorful "Logi" brand, Logitech is already launching its first family of products under the name. And while the company says Logi "goes well beyond tech," this first try sticks to something Logitech is very familiar ...
Logitech's New iPad Case Doesn't Sacrifice Style For ProtectionGizmodo
Logitech Debuts new 'Logi BLOK' Protective Case, Shell and Keyboard Case for ...Mac Rumors
IPad Dropped On Stone Floor In Slow-Mo Video Survives With New Logi Blok ...International Business Times
Phone Arena -Business Wire (press release) -Engadget
all 8 news articles »

HTC's new midtier Desire phones aim for pre-paid carriers, plus Verizon and AT&T - CNET

July 15, 2015 - 2:00am

CNET

HTC's new midtier Desire phones aim for pre-paid carriers, plus Verizon and AT&T
CNET
HTC's middle-tier Desire lineup has been its fastest-growing brand over the last few years. So, it shouldn't be surprising that HTC has more Desires, spread across a lot of carriers. The three new phones -- the Desire 520, 526 and 626 -- are iterations ...
HTC goes color-crazy with three affordable new Desire smartphonesMashable
HTC Makes Premium Smartphones Affordable With New HTC DesireB. LineupCNNMoney
HTC brings four more wallet-friendly Desire phones to the USEngadget
The Verge -TechCrunch -SlashGear
all 19 news articles »

Google adds Windows Server to Cloud Platform - The Register

July 14, 2015 - 9:59pm

Reseller News

Google adds Windows Server to Cloud Platform
The Register
Google's Cloud Platform has offered any operating system you want, so long as it's Linux. But as of this week you can also run Windows Server in the company's cloud. The company's spinning the addition as a hybrid cloud play, writing that many of its ...
Microsoft Patch Tuesday says goodbye to Windows Server 2003PCWorld
Google Cloud Platform warms up more to Microsoft Windows ServerZDNet
Microsoft Releases 14 Security Updates for Windows, Office, and Internet ExplorerSoftpedia News
CBC.ca -eWeek -TechCrunch
all 107 news articles »Google News

Commodore returns as a 5.5-inch, nostalgia-powered smartphone - Engadget

July 14, 2015 - 4:27pm

Engadget

Commodore returns as a 5.5-inch, nostalgia-powered smartphone
Engadget
It hasn't been a legitimate name in computing for over 20 years, but somehow the Commodore brand always manages to find a way back into our lives. In 2004, it came back as a simple TV-Game joystick. In 2011, Commodore USA sold gaming PCs stuffed ...
The circle is complete: Commodore PET Android phone launches this weekZDNet
Someone Finally Resurrected the Commodore Brand for Something UsefulGizmodo
Commodore's name is getting slapped on this Android phabletThe Verge
Ubergizmo (blog) -Phone Arena -Android Police
all 16 news articles »

PlayStation Network down for many once again (updated) - VentureBeat

July 14, 2015 - 4:23pm

VentureBeat

PlayStation Network down for many once again (updated)
VentureBeat
Gaming is in its golden age, and big and small players alike are maneuvering like kings and queens in A Game of Thrones. Register now for our GamesBeat 2015 event, Oct. 12-Oct.13, where we'll explore strategies in the new world of gaming.
PlayStation Now is a tech miracle, but it's no Netflix for gamesEngadget
10 reasons you should start playing 'Destiny'Business Insider
PSN Goes Down Again As Sony Confirms Downtime [Update]GearNuke
GameZone -PlayStation LifeStyle -Shacknews
all 16 news articles »

PlayStation Network down for many once again - VentureBeat

July 14, 2015 - 3:36pm

VentureBeat

PlayStation Network down for many once again
VentureBeat
Gaming is in its golden age, and big and small players alike are maneuvering like kings and queens in A Game of Thrones. Register now for our GamesBeat 2015 event, Oct. 12-Oct.13, where we'll explore strategies in the new world of gaming.
PlayStation Network Is Down — Time To Read A Bloody BOOK?TechCrunch
PlayStation Now is a tech miracle, but it's no Netflix for gamesEngadget
PSN Down on PS4 and PS3, Sony ConfirmsPlayStation LifeStyle
Digital Trends -iDigitalTimes.com -High-Def Digest
all 50 news articles »

Hands On With the ZTE Axon Phone - PC Magazine

July 14, 2015 - 2:10pm

Engadget

Hands On With the ZTE Axon Phone
PC Magazine
ZTE's new Axon Phone is a radical swerve for the company. Until now, the nation's fourth biggest smartphone maker (after Apple, Samsung, and LG) has focused on "affordable prepaid" phones sold through carriers. But the Axon Phone goes into the growing ...
ZTE thinks its Axon is the unlocked flagship America deservesEngadget
ZTE rips a page from Samsung's Galaxy S playbook -- but with a twistCNET
ZTE Debuts 'Axon' Phone with Dual Cameras, 4 Gigs RAMBarron's (blog)
Tom's Guide -The Verge -TmoNews
all 29 news articles »

'Metal Gear' creator's name deleted from 'Phantom Pain' box - Engadget

July 14, 2015 - 2:02pm

Engadget

'Metal Gear' creator's name deleted from 'Phantom Pain' box
Engadget
Hideo Kojima revolutionized the stealth video game genre in 1987 with the release of the original Metal Gear, published by Konami. Under Kojima's leadership, the Metal Gear franchise exploded in popularity, and it gained fame as a complex, quirky and ...
Metal Gear Solid 5 Publisher Removes Hideo Kojima's Name From BoxCinema Blend
Hideo Kojima is not on Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain's box coverMetro
Hideo Kojima & 'Metal Gear' News: Kojima Production Officially DisbandedBREATHEcast
iDigitalTimes.com -Bleeding Cool News -Ars Technica
all 73 news articles »

This Is the Group That Most Wants to Be Forgotten by Google - TIME

July 14, 2015 - 1:39pm

TIME

This Is the Group That Most Wants to Be Forgotten by Google
TIME
Nearly all of Google's “right to be forgotten” requests have come from normal citizens trying to protect their privacy, according to a new report from the Guardian. Last year, the European Union's highest court affirmed the right of EU residents (and ...
Leaked Google Data Makes Company More Transparent Than It Wants To BeTechCrunch
Google's hidden data reveals details of 'right to be forgotten' requestsEngadget
Google Accidentally Leaks "Right To Be Forgotten" DataFast Company
ConsumerAffairs -Tech News Today -The Guardian
all 35 news articles »

2017 Audi R8 First Drive – All supercar, no compromises - SlashGear

July 14, 2015 - 1:24pm

GTspirit

2017 Audi R8 First Drive – All supercar, no compromises
SlashGear
There's driving, and then there's driving a car that thinks it's a racer. Thing is, the Audi R8 has the credentials to back that up, born from an unmistakably noble family of champions and given the same name as a Le Mans winning sports car. For the ...
Audi officials confirm the R8 will eventually get a turbocharged engineWorldCarFans.com
2017 Audi R8 Detailed in Stunning PhotosAutoGuide.com
Audi R8 V10 Plus will rip your heart outMotorburn
Motor Authority
all 22 news articles »

Google Map Maker Returns in August - PC Magazine

July 14, 2015 - 12:02pm

Engadget

Google Map Maker Returns in August
PC Magazine
Good news, cartography enthusiasts. More than two months after suspending Map Maker due to a rise in fraudulent edits, Google has announced plans to re-open the service. In a blog post Monday, Google Product Manager Pavithra Kanakarajan said Map ...
Google reopens Map Maker edits in August with your helpEngadget
Google Is Reopening Map Maker and Wants You to Police It for PranksGizmodo
Google will reopen Map Maker but isn't taking full responsibility for keeping ...The Verge
PCWorld -Techaeris -The Next Web
all 27 news articles »

Tivo finally lets you AirPlay your recorded content to your Apple TV - The Verge

July 14, 2015 - 11:13am

TechHive

Tivo finally lets you AirPlay your recorded content to your Apple TV
The Verge
One of the biggest complaints TiVo users have had is the lack of AirPlay in TiVo's iOS app. Well thanks to an update rolling out today, Tivo users will be able to mirror their content onto an Apple TV, first spotted by TechCrunch. TiVo customers with ...
TiVo Devices Now Support AirPlay For Streaming Recordings To Apple TVTechCrunch
TiVo Bites into the Apple TVMultichannel News
TiVo iOS app now supports AirPlay mirroring on Apple TVTechHive
SlashGear -MobileTechReview.com
all 10 news articles »Google News

Facebook dominates political news, as anyone with opinions knows - Mashable

July 14, 2015 - 11:06am

Mashable

Facebook dominates political news, as anyone with opinions knows
Mashable
As election 2016 starts to heat up, Hillary Clinton and those 15 Republican candidates would do well to think about their Facebook strategy: the social media platform is one of the major ways Americans get and discuss political news. On Tuesday, the ...
Pew: Twitter And Facebook Users Being Exposed To More NewsTechCrunch
Facebook, Twitter news use on the risePolitico (blog)
2016 Presidential Race Unfolds On Twitter, Facebook As New Social Media ...International Business Times
Multichannel News -Broadcasting & Cable -Kansas City Business Journal
all 15 news articles »

Google launches Nearby: A proximity API for iOS and Android apps - ZDNet

July 14, 2015 - 11:06am

ZDNet

Google launches Nearby: A proximity API for iOS and Android apps
ZDNet
It's about to get much easier for people to find others around them that use the same apps: Google on Tuesday debuted Nearby, an API for iOS and Android apps that assists with proximity. Using Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and sounds inaudible to the human ear ...
Google embraces Bluetooth low-energy beacons by launching open format ...VentureBeat
Google wants to help stores speak to your smartphone, just like AppleThe Verge
Google Introduces New Open Format And Developer Tools For Working With ...TechCrunch
Ars Technica -SlashGear -TechHive
all 15 news articles »

Verizon Strikes Deal With Vice Media for New Video Service - Wall Street Journal

July 14, 2015 - 10:39am

Wall Street Journal

Verizon Strikes Deal With Vice Media for New Video Service
Wall Street Journal
Verizon VZ 0.25 % Communications Inc. has struck a deal with Vice Media to license food, travel and tech programming, the carrier's latest content deal as it prepares for its upcoming mobile video service. Vice will supply curated content from its ...
Verizon to offer Vice Media content on its upcoming video serviceReuters
Verizon to Add Vice Content to Its Coming Mobile Video ServiceNew York Times
Verizon signs on Vice for mobile videoFinancial Times
Investor's Business Daily -Variety -TheStreet.com
all 25 news articles »

Facebook 'developing Siri rival Moneypenny' - Telegraph.co.uk

July 14, 2015 - 10:14am

Telegraph.co.uk

Facebook 'developing Siri rival Moneypenny'
Telegraph.co.uk
Facebook is said to be developing its own personal digital assistant in the vein of Apple's Siri and Microsoft's Cortana, according to reports. The social network is internally testing the feature for use within Facebook Messenger, known as Moneypenny ...
Facebook reportedly creating virtual assistant for MessengerCNET
Facebook Is Working On A Digital Assistant Called MoneypennyFast Company
Facebook's 'Moneypenny' could help you buy goods online using MessengerDaily Mail
ValueWalk -The Guardian -Times of India
all 94 news articles »

T-Mobile's latest family data plans are a downright bargain - PCWorld

July 14, 2015 - 9:34am

PCWorld

T-Mobile's latest family data plans are a downright bargain
PCWorld
T-Mobile has a new promotion for both new and existing family subscribers, and it's significantly cheaper than anything from the other major carriers. The new plans provide 10GB of 4G LTE data per line, starting at $100 per month for two lines ...
T-Mobile amps up the family plan with 10GB of LTE each on four lines for just $120ZDNet
T-Mobile bulks up family plan by giving each member 10GB of dataCNET
T-Mobile's new family plan gives four people 10GB each for $120The Verge
Mac Rumors -RCR Wireless News -Wireless Week
all 18 news articles »

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