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Microsoft To Unveil Windows 9 'Technical Preview' this Month - Redmond Channel Partner

September 16, 2014 - 1:11pm

Microsoft To Unveil Windows 9 'Technical Preview' this Month
Redmond Channel Partner
Microsoft will give an early look at its next Windows desktop operating system in an event on Sept. 30, according to invitations sent by the company to members of the press on Monday. The event will be held in San Francisco and will focus on "what's next for ...

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Nvidia Taking Pre-Orders For 4G LTE SHIELD Tablet - Tom's Hardware

September 16, 2014 - 1:07pm

Nvidia Taking Pre-Orders For 4G LTE SHIELD Tablet
Tom's Hardware
Back in July, Nvidia revealed its second SHIELD-labeled gaming device, the SHIELD Tablet, for $299. It followed the first Shield gaming console ($199) that was in the shape of a gaming controller (but with a 5-inch flip-up screen). For the second generation, ...

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Apple's VPN on Demand Confirmed to Infringe VirnetX Patents - MarketWatch

September 16, 2014 - 12:52pm

Reuters

Apple's VPN on Demand Confirmed to Infringe VirnetX Patents
MarketWatch
ZEPHYR COVE, Nev., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VirnetX™ Holding Corporation (nyse mkt:VHC), an Internet security software and technology company, announced today that the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (USCAFC) issued ...
Appellate court rejects $368 million VirnetX patent victory over AppleApple Insider
US court throws out VirnetX $368 million patent award vs. AppleReuters
VirnetX's $368 Million Victory Against Apple Will Be CutBusinessweek
Wall Street Journal -Mac Rumors
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Will IBM (IBM) Stock Be Helped By New Watson Tool? - TheStreet.com

September 16, 2014 - 11:41am

Will IBM (IBM) Stock Be Helped By New Watson Tool?
TheStreet.com
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Shares of International Business Machines (IBM) are up 0.45% to $192.67 after the company released a cognitive tool powered by its Watson supercomputer that uses companies' internal data to answer questions about ...

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iPhone 6 NFC Radio: Limited Functionality - InformationWeek

September 16, 2014 - 11:28am

Times of Oman

iPhone 6 NFC Radio: Limited Functionality
InformationWeek
Don't expect to use the iPhone 6's new NFC powers for anything other than Apple Pay. Apple's Next Chapter: 10 Key Issues. (Click image for larger view and slideshow.) The iPhone 6 and 6 Plus will be the first iPhones to include near-field communications ...
Foxconn worker allegedly sold iPhone 6 shells -- reportCNET
iPhone 6 Plus review:The Independent
iPhone 6 Design Shame? Marketing Shots Show Apple Has Removed Ugly ...Forbes
Cult of Mac -NDTV -Bloomberg
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Facebook -- for rich people (for just $9000) - CNN

September 16, 2014 - 11:25am

CNN

Facebook -- for rich people (for just $9000)
CNN
(CNN) -- Would you enjoy social media more without all those pesky 99-percenters complaining about their mortgage payments and high cable bills? For a mere $9,000, Netropolitan is here to help. Launched Tuesday, Netropolitan bills itself as "the online ...
The rich have a new social toy to “like.” A former...Mynextfone
Netropolitan: Social Networking For Rich PeopleInternational Business Times
A Brief History of Social Networks for MillionairesNew York Magazine

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GM to Add 750 Jobs at Missouri Mid-Size Pickup Factory - Businessweek

September 16, 2014 - 11:17am

Reuters

GM to Add 750 Jobs at Missouri Mid-Size Pickup Factory
Businessweek
General Motors Co. (GM:US) will add 750 jobs next year as part of a third shift at its Wentzville, Missouri, factory to meet market demand for new mid-size pickups. GM dealers have already ordered about 30,000 Chevrolet Colorado pickups, the automaker ...
Wentzville GM plant adding third shift, 750 jobsSTLtoday.com
GM to boost output of mid-sized pickups in US, add jobsReuters
GM, bullish on midsize pickups, adds workers at Wentzville factoryLos Angeles Times
SFGate -USA TODAY -Automotive News
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More details about Windows 9 leak as Microsoft announces 'Windows event' - FierceCIO

September 16, 2014 - 11:05am

More details about Windows 9 leak as Microsoft announces 'Windows event'
FierceCIO
More details have leaked about the upcoming Windows 9 operating system, even as Microsoft announced a September 30 'Windows event.' September 16, 2014 | By Paul Mah. Share. Tools. Comment; Print · Contact Author · Reprint. Microsoft has ...

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Misfit introduces Flash, an inexpensive fitness tracker for iPhone - AppAdvice

September 16, 2014 - 11:00am

AppAdvice

Misfit introduces Flash, an inexpensive fitness tracker for iPhone
AppAdvice
Misfit has introduced its second-generation fitness tracker, Flash. The circular device looks very similar to the company's first product, Shine, except that it comes at a much lower price. Available in October, Flash is made of polycarbonate and wrapped in “soft ...

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Subway to accept NFC payments starting in October - PCWorld

September 16, 2014 - 10:48am

PCWorld.co.nz

Subway to accept NFC payments starting in October
PCWorld
Subway will soon allow customers to pay for their sandwiches with the tap of a smartphone. The sandwich franchise chain said Tuesday it will launch contactless NFC payments across more than 26,000 restaurants in the U.S. starting Oct. 1. The company is ...
Subway Launching Massive Mobile Payments Plan Next MonthMashable
Softcard Nabs Subway as National Mobile Payment PartnerWireless Week
The SUBWAY® Restaurant Chain Selects Softcard™ as Key Strategic Partner ...MarketWatch

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Microsoft to show off Windows 9 Sept. 30 - CNNMoney

September 16, 2014 - 10:41am

Microsoft to show off Windows 9 Sept. 30
CNNMoney
Microsoft (MSFT, Tech30) has begun sending out invitations to a press event in San Francisco Sept. 30 at which it says attendees will hear about what's next for the iconic Windows operating system. Windows is due for a major revamp. Among other things ...

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Shine On: Misfit Launches $50 Flash Activity Tracker - Tom's Guide

September 16, 2014 - 10:40am

USA TODAY

Shine On: Misfit Launches $50 Flash Activity Tracker
Tom's Guide
Misfit, the maker of the very attractive Shine fitness tracker, is adding the Flash as a lower-cost option to its lineup of wearable activity gadgets. The Flash, which will ship in October, is now available for preorder for $50. As with the Shine, the Flash will measure ...
Misfit Flash is an affordable, fun, and waterproof wearabletuaw.com
$50 Misfit Flash Fitness Tracker Even Tells the TimeWall Street Journal (blog)

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IBM Watson Data Analysis Service Revealed - InformationWeek

September 16, 2014 - 10:37am

New York Times

IBM Watson Data Analysis Service Revealed
InformationWeek
IBM Watson Analytics cloud service aims to simplify data-driven decision making. Can cognitive computing get around decades-old complications? IBM Predicts Next 5 Life-Changing Tech Innovations. (click image for larger view). IBM on Tuesday announced ...
IBM takes Watson freemium: Time for bring your own analytics?ZDNet
IBM wants to replace the spreadsheet with Watson AnalyticsPCWorld
IBM goes freemium with new natural language analytics serviceGigaom
Reuters -Inquirer
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Microsoft Keyboard Works With Windows, iOS, and Android - PC Magazine

September 16, 2014 - 10:07am

Gigaom

Microsoft Keyboard Works With Windows, iOS, and Android
PC Magazine
With a handful of new peripherals, Microsoft is revamping older products and embracing the new mobile reality. 0shares. Microsoft Universal Mobile Keyboard. Microsoft has a few new peripherals on its hands, and while not everything is a surprise, there is ...
Microsoft's new Universal Mobile Keyboard works with iOS, Android and ...ZDNet
Microsoft Debuts an Xbox Controller for WindowsMashable
Microsoft's new wireless keyboard works with Windows tablets, iPhones, iPads ...Gigaom
PCWorld -Engadget -The Verge
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Tim Cook says Apple has no interest in your iMessages - Inquirer

September 16, 2014 - 9:00am

Tim Cook says Apple has no interest in your iMessages
Inquirer
APPLE CEO Tim Cook has told the American television audience that Apple does not want anything to do with your personal data and has no desire to share it with any door-stepping governments. Months after Edward Snowden leaked revelations about the ...

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A Radical New Way to Collaborate, From the Makers of 'Paper' - Wired

September 16, 2014 - 8:01am

Business Insider Australia

A Radical New Way to Collaborate, From the Makers of 'Paper'
Wired
Mix is a sort of utopian vision of digital collaboration, where everything is free for the taking and remaking. FiftyThree. An empty canvas is great if you've got the imagination to do something with it. Sometimes, though, it takes a little push to get the creative mojo ...
From The Makers Of Paper, A Platform For An Internet You Can TouchCo.Design
FiftyThree reveals Mix, a community for sharing and downloading any kind of ...The Verge
FiftyThree's new Mix service invites Paper users to collaborate with each otherEngadget
TechCrunch (blog) -GeekWire -Businessinsider India
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Buoyed by Apple Watch, Wearable Tech Poised for a Boom - AdAge.com

September 16, 2014 - 7:15am

Buoyed by Apple Watch, Wearable Tech Poised for a Boom
AdAge.com
During an interview this summer in Chicago, Paul Roth, AT&T's president of retail sales and services, described wearable devices as the "future of retail" before adding, "It's a niche market." That's why the tech industry is looking to Apple to do what it does ...

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Ecobee launches a new thermostat with location-detection as its killer app - Gigaom

September 16, 2014 - 7:01am

Gigaom

Ecobee launches a new thermostat with location-detection as its killer app
Gigaom
Canadian thermostat company, Ecobee has put a designer gloss and some compelling sensors into its third-generation connected thermostat. I want one. ecobee3 white. Ecobee, the Canadian company that has been making connected thermostats since ...
Ecobee's Latest Smart Thermostat Wants To Give Nest A Run For Its MoneyCo.Exist
Smart thermostat maker Ecobee pokes Nest with a striking redesignThe Verge
Ecobee's new smart thermostat knows conditions throughout your homeEngadget
Gizmodo -MobileSyrup.com -The Providence Journal
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Apple's Tim Cook Hints At New Apple TV - JBG News

September 16, 2014 - 6:59am

Telegraph.co.uk

Apple's Tim Cook Hints At New Apple TV
JBG News
Apple may have just announced the new iPhone 6 and its first SmartWatch but another area they could expand into further is TV. In an interview on the Charlie Rose Show Apple CEO Tim Cook hinted that the company is working on TV related products but ...
Tim Cook Basically Just Said He Was 'Offended' By The Way Google And ...Businessinsider India
Tim Cook tells Apple customers that it isn't a 'treasure trove' for NSAMCV
Steve Jobs' office is exactly how he left it, reveals Apple's Tim CookDaily Mail
The Independent -CNET
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Docker Said to Be Valued at $400 Million in Funding Round - Businessweek

September 16, 2014 - 6:48am

Wall Street Journal

Docker Said to Be Valued at $400 Million in Funding Round
Businessweek
Docker Inc., a developer of software that makes it easier to run programs on multiple computers and networks, has raised $40 million in funding that values it at around $400 million, according to people with knowledge of the matter, showcasing the ...
Cloud darling Docker gets $40M in funding to push its container technologyGigaom
Docker nets $40 million in funding, hopes to hook bigger fish: EnterprisesInfoWorld
The Rumors Were True--Docker Funding Confirmed And $40 Million Enters The ...Forbes
Data Center Knowledge -Wall Street Journal (blog) -TechCrunch (blog)
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