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Trend Micro anti-virus software leaves users open to attack - Engadget

January 13, 2016 - 6:38am

Engadget

Trend Micro anti-virus software leaves users open to attack
Engadget
When they're not working on their own projects, Google engineers often focus on highlighting potential issues with software delivered by others. We've already seen bug hunter Tavis Ormandy expose a vulnerability in AVG's Chrome security add-on, but he ...
Trend Micro flaw could have allowed attacker to steal all your passwordsPCWorld
Googler Discovers Jaw-Dropping Trend Micro BugAndroid Headlines - Android News
Trend Micro thanks Google Project Zero for the vulnerability klaxonInquirer
ExtremeTech -BetaNews -Tom's Guide -Google Code
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GTA V Single-Player DLC Hinted at by Franklin Actor Shawn Fonteno - NDTV

January 13, 2016 - 4:02am

NDTV

GTA V Single-Player DLC Hinted at by Franklin Actor Shawn Fonteno
NDTV
The gaming community clearly can't get enough of supposed single-player downloadable content (DLC) for Rockstar North's latest open world crime adventure Grand Theft Auto V, and now the people behind the game seem to be joining in on the hype.
GTA V producer and Rockstar North boss Leslie Benzies quits jobMetro
Rockstar North Boss Leslie Benzies Is Out After Nearly Two DecadesKotaku

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Stanford Researchers Create Lithium-Ion Batteries That Prevent Fire - Science Times

January 13, 2016 - 1:15am

Science Times

Stanford Researchers Create Lithium-Ion Batteries That Prevent Fire
Science Times
Stanford scientists invent one-of-a-kind lithium-ion battery that prevent (Photo : Getty Image) Scientists from Stanford has invented a kind of lithium battery that automatically shuts down when overheating and revives again when temperature has cooled ...
Breakthrough research could solve a major problem with lithium-ion batteriesBGR
Stanford researchers unveil technology that could prevent battery firesFox News
New Stanford battery shuts down at high temperatures and restarts when it coolsNanotechnology News (press release)
Immortal News -Pulse Headlines -Science /AAAS
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Google Nexus 6 Massively Discounted By $400 - International Business Times

January 12, 2016 - 11:04pm

International Business Times

Google Nexus 6 Massively Discounted By $400
International Business Times
The Google Nexus 6 is now available with a massive discount on Amazon. The retailer giant has slashed its price by $400 from its original launch cost. The Google Nexus 6, a smartphone manufactured by Motorola was launched in 2014 with a price tag of ...
DEAL: Just $249 for Nexus 6 32GB, $299 for 64GBDroid Life (press release) (blog)
Nexus 6 32GB Price Drops to All-Time Low; Now Only $250! Nexus 5X 32GB Drops ...Australia Network News
Google Nexus 5X gets a $30 price cut (now starts at $349)POP Herald
Google Store
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Google Says Its Self-Driving Cars Getting Better But Still Need Human Help - NBCNews.com

January 12, 2016 - 6:45pm

NBCNews.com

Google Says Its Self-Driving Cars Getting Better But Still Need Human Help
NBCNews.com
Google's futuristic self-driving cars needed some old-fashioned human intervention to avoid 11 crashes during testing on California roads, the company revealed Tuesday, results it says are encouraging but show the technology has yet to reach the goal ...
Google's Self-Driving Cars Aren't as Good as Humans—YetWIRED
Google says fewer tech glitches in its self-driving carsReuters
Google reveals the number of tech glitches in self-driving carsSiliconBeat
Bloomberg -Washington Post -Detroit Free Press
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Uber Wants to Keep You Entertained And Productive During Rides - Bloomberg

January 12, 2016 - 5:40pm

Bloomberg

Uber Wants to Keep You Entertained And Productive During Rides
Bloomberg
Uber Technologies Inc. had an epiphany after dropping off its one billionth passenger over the holidays: People are spending a lot of time in its cars. Why not help riders enjoy themselves or get stuff done? So the ride-hailing company is introducing a ...
Bits | Uber Invites Developers to Build Apps for Customized Passenger DistractionsNew York Times (blog)
Uber's New 'Trip Experiences' Feature Helps Fill Your Spare TimeAndroid Headlines - Android News
Uber wants to pimp your ride with playlists and news bulletinsCNET
SlashGear -Business Insider -Fortune
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Original Psychonauts Headed to PS4 in Spring 2016 - PlayStation LifeStyle

January 12, 2016 - 3:03pm

PlayStation LifeStyle

Original Psychonauts Headed to PS4 in Spring 2016
PlayStation LifeStyle
With the Psychonauts 2 Fig campaign ending today, Double Fine announced that the PlayStation 2 version of Psychonauts 2 is releasing on PlayStation 4 in North America and Europe this spring. If it's anything like the other PS2 games on PS4, expect it ...
Psychonauts Coming To PS4 This SpringGearNuke
Psychonauts is Coming to PS4Game Rant
Psychonauts 2 ends crowdfunding campaign with $3.8 millionVentureBeat
SlashGear -Tech Times -Engadget -PlayStation.Blog
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California regulators reject VW repair plan for diesel vehicles linked to scandal - Los Angeles Times

January 12, 2016 - 1:54pm

Los Angeles Times

California regulators reject VW repair plan for diesel vehicles linked to scandal
Los Angeles Times
The Volkswagen logo is seen behind cars at a dealership in Woodbridge, Va., on Sept. 29, 2015. The Volkswagen logo is seen behind cars at a dealership in Woodbridge, Va., on Sept. 29, 2015. (Paul J. Richards/ AFP/Getty Images). Charles FlemingContact ...
California Regulators Reject Volkswagen Recall PlanWall Street Journal
US, California reject Volkswagen's proposed fix for diesel carsUSA TODAY
California Rejects VW Recall Plan to Fix Emissions-Cheating VehiclesNBCNews.com
Reuters
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Google Now Has an Official Virtual Reality Boss to Take On Facebook's Oculus - Re/code

January 12, 2016 - 1:37pm

Re/code

Google Now Has an Official Virtual Reality Boss to Take On Facebook's Oculus
Re/code
As Facebook and Microsoft have plowed ahead with virtual reality, Google has looked like it's behind. But, in 2016, it may be serious about catching up. The search giant is forming its own dedicated division for virtual reality computing, with CEO ...
One huge reason Google just created a new virtual reality groupBusiness Insider
Google Creating VR Division, Clay Bavor put in ChargeAndroid Headlines - Android News
Google Focuses On Virtual Reality With New Lead For CardboardTechCrunch
International Business Times -9 to 5 Google -Tech Cocktail
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Smaller, Portable Amazon Echo Reportedly Coming Soon - InformationWeek

January 12, 2016 - 12:36pm

InformationWeek

Smaller, Portable Amazon Echo Reportedly Coming Soon
InformationWeek
Amazon is gearing up to launch a smaller, portable version of its digital assistant device Echo, according to a report in The Wall Street Journal. This is the latest move by a player in the increasingly competitive market for AI digital assistants. Hot ...

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Google I/O coming to Mountain View, May 18 - 20; what's on tap? - ZDNet

January 12, 2016 - 12:25pm

ZDNet

Google I/O coming to Mountain View, May 18 - 20; what's on tap?
ZDNet
Google I/O, the company's annual developer event, will be held on May 18 through May 20 in 2016. Google CEO, Sundar Pichai, tweeted the news on Tuesday morning, saying that the event was heading back "to the neighborhood where it all started 10 ...
Google's annual software fest kicks off May 18CNET
Google I/O returning to Mountain View, May 18-20th, 2016Android Headlines - Android News
Google I/O Hitting Mountain View On May 18th-20th At Shoreline AmphitheatreTechCrunch
Phandroid.com -The Verge -9 to 5 Google
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Tesla's Musk says Apple car is an 'open secret' - USA TODAY

January 12, 2016 - 11:42am

USA TODAY

Tesla's Musk says Apple car is an 'open secret'
USA TODAY
SAN FRANCISCO - The automotive and technology worlds may be wondering if Apple is truly pursuing an electric car, but Elon Musk is not. The Tesla CEO told the BBC that it is an "open secret" that the Cupertino i-product company will be making an ...
Musk: Apple Is Obviously Making a CarPC Magazine
Tesla's Elon Musk Says Apple Electric Car Is an 'Open Secret'Fortune
Creeping Toward KITT? Now Tesla Can Be Summoned And Park Itself (Video)Green Car Reports
Investorplace.com -International Business Times -Silicon Valley Business Journal
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VLC Arrives On Apple TV With Support For Casting, Playback Of Local And ... - TechCrunch

January 12, 2016 - 11:15am

TechCrunch

VLC Arrives On Apple TV With Support For Casting, Playback Of Local And ...
TechCrunch
VLC, the popular video-playing software offering support for a wide range of media formats, is now available for Apple TV. For those with large video collections, that means you'll be able to play your files on your TV's big screen without having to ...
VLC for Apple TV Now Available on tvOS App StoreMac Rumors
VLC launches on Apple TVVentureBeat
VLC for Apple TV has arrived with great new featuresAppAdvice
The Verge -Gizmodo -9 to 5 Mac (press release)
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Amazon Has a Sweet New Deal for Video Gamers - TIME

January 12, 2016 - 11:00am

TIME

Amazon Has a Sweet New Deal for Video Gamers
TIME
Play lots of video games? Got Amazon Prime? Then you'll love the online retailer's latest announcement. Amazon Prime members will now get 20% off the cost of new video games ordered through the site, the company announced Tuesday. That knocks ...
Amazon Prime members can now save 20 percent on new gamesDestructoid
Amazon Sweetens Prime Membership With Automatic 20% Off New Video Game ReleasesForbes
Deal alert: Amazon Prime members get 20% off video game preordersMashable
iDigitalTimes.com -Game Rant -Tech Times -Best Buy
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'Homefront: The Revolution' coming to the US on May 17th - Engadget

January 12, 2016 - 10:02am

Engadget

'Homefront: The Revolution' coming to the US on May 17th
Engadget
After switching studios twice, Homefront: The Revolution will finally be released in North America on PC, Xbox One and Playstation 4 on May 17th, while Europe and other regions will get it on May 20th. If you're interested in an earlier look, a beta ...
HOMEFRONT®: THE REVOLUTION OCCUPIESGamasutra
The leak was right, as Homefront: The Revolution is set for May 17Destructoid
Homefront: The Revolution PS4, Xbox One, and PC Release Date ConfirmedGameSpot
GearNuke -Gameranx (blog) -Polygon
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This year's Puppy Bowl will be broadcast in VR - SlashGear

January 12, 2016 - 9:28am

SlashGear

This year's Puppy Bowl will be broadcast in VR
SlashGear
Even if you're not a football fan, the Superbowl is a pretty big deal, here in the US. Some get excited for the funny commercials that play during the big game, while others get excited about a little event that happens just before it. I'm talking, of ...
The Most Exciting (Dog-Related) Sporting Event Will Show Practices in VRPopular Mechanics
This year's Puppy Bowl features a virtual reality highlight reelWashington Post
Puppies from Franklin shelter to appear on Puppy BowlWKRN.com
Irish Independent -9NEWS.com -TechCrunch
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Pokemon celebrates its 20th anniversary with a New 3DS bundle and a Super Bowl ad - The Verge

January 12, 2016 - 9:00am

The Verge

Pokemon celebrates its 20th anniversary with a New 3DS bundle and a Super Bowl ad
The Verge
In 1996 Nintendo released a pair of games about catching and battling monsters, and two decades later it's now one of the biggest entertainment franchises around. To mark the 20th anniversary of Pokemon this year, the Pokemon Company has announced a ...
Pokémon Celebrates 20 Years of Gotta Catch 'Em AllGamasutra
Nintendo bundles 'Pokémon Red' and 'Blue' in new 3DS packEngadget
Pokémon Turns 20 Years Old, Gets A New 3DS To CelebrateKotaku
Attack of the Fanboy -Shacknews -Nintendo Life
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New, smaller GMC Acadia debuts at Detroit auto show - The Detroit News

January 12, 2016 - 8:04am

The Detroit News

New, smaller GMC Acadia debuts at Detroit auto show
The Detroit News
Duncan Aldred, left, and Mark Reuss pose for photos with the GMC Acadia Denali at NAIAS on Tuesday. (Photo: Daniel Mears, The Detroit News)Buy Photo. 66 CONNECTTWEETLINKEDIN 4 COMMENTEMAILMORE. General Motors Co.'s GMC brand took ...
700-pound lighter GMC Acadia debuts in DetroitMLive.com
GM Expands Truck Brand Sales With Few ModelsWall Street Journal
GM moving Acadia production from Lansing to Tenn.Lansing State Journal
Yahoo Autos -Tech Times -The Tennessean
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Acura Precision Concept revealed at Detroit auto show - The Detroit News

January 12, 2016 - 7:49am

The Detroit News

Acura Precision Concept revealed at Detroit auto show
The Detroit News
This is the Acura Precision Concept unveiled at the NAIAS press preview at Cobo Center on Tuesday. (Photo: Todd McInturf, The Detroit News)Buy Photo. 3 CONNECTTWEETLINKEDINCOMMENTEMAILMORE. An eye-catching red Acura Precision Concept ...
Acura Precision Concept Points to Bold Future for Acura DesignPR Newswire (press release)
Acura gets sleek, sexy with Precision ConceptAutomotive News
Acura Examines Stylish Future With Precision Concept: VideoMotor Authority
CNET -Cars.com News -Automobile
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Virtual reality roller coaster will take riders on a tour of the galaxy - The Verge

January 12, 2016 - 7:26am

The Verge

Virtual reality roller coaster will take riders on a tour of the galaxy
The Verge
British theme park Alton Towers has announced plans to open what it says is the first roller coaster ride to integrate virtual reality. The Galactica attraction will see users don VR goggles and board carriages that position them seated but face down ...
Alton Towers to open 'Galactica' VR roller coaster in AprilEngadget
UK Theme Park Announce First VR Roller Coaster 'Galactica'Road to VR
Not for the faint-hearted! Galactica rollercoaster uses virtual reality and g-force to make riders think they're ...Daily Mail
BBC News -The Guardian -Derbyshire Times
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