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Twitter boss admits firm is failing victims of trolling - BBC News

February 5, 2015 - 7:42am

BBC News

Twitter boss admits firm is failing victims of trolling
BBC News
Twitter's chief executive Dick Costolo has admitted that the company "sucks" when it comes to dealing with abuse and trolling on the service. In a memo to staff, leaked to tech news website the Verge, he said that bullying behaviour on the network was driving ...
Twitter CEO 'ashamed' of response to abuseUSA TODAY
Twitter CEO admits 'we suck at dealing with trolls,' vows to fix itEngadget
Twitter Earnings: What to WatchWall Street Journal (blog)
Bloomberg -Irish Times -Washington Times
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Google Inc Says It Will Fully Redesign Google Glass - Bidness ETC

February 5, 2015 - 6:57am

Bidness ETC

Google Inc Says It Will Fully Redesign Google Glass
Bidness ETC
Google Glass has proved to be an enigma for many. Touted as the biggest breakthrough in wearable technology only a couple of years ago, the beta testing launch was greeted with much enthusiasm and users could not wait to get their hands on the device.
Google Glass 2.0 probably won't make you look so sillyTechRadar
Google Glass Remains A Contender For EnterpriseBusiness Solutions Magazine
Tony Fadell To Redesign Google Glass From Scratch, No Public Beta This TimeUbergizmo (blog)
CIO -Wareable -CNET
all 23 news articles »

Reuters brings TV news into the 21st century with new iPhone app - Digital Trends

February 5, 2015 - 5:52am

Bidness ETC

Reuters brings TV news into the 21st century with new iPhone app
Digital Trends
News organization Reuters is stepping into the modern streaming age with a new mobile TV news service, aptly called Reuters TV. Available for the iPhone, the new app lets users view curated, personalized news coverage from anywhere, on demand.
Apple makes money, but Android makes marketsTechRepublic
Top 5 New Apps For Your Apple Inc. iPhoneBidness ETC
Apple Inc. (AAPL) gains 0.77% Wednesday & Apple's latest mobile software, iOS ...WallStreet Scope
Cult of Mac -e27 -Techworld.com
all 36 news articles »

Pentax is finally getting a full-frame DSLR - Engadget

February 5, 2015 - 5:41am

CNET

Pentax is finally getting a full-frame DSLR
Engadget
Pentax has fallen off the DSLR radar of late, unless you're looking for a medium-format camera or a hot pink K-series model. Parent company Ricoh has just pricked up the ears of the brand's many fans, however, with long-awaited news of its first ever ...
Pentax delivers two weatherproof K-mount telephoto zoomsCNET
Pentax goes big and bright with new 70-200mm f/2.8 and 150-450mm zoom ...imaging resource

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Samsung brings high-end insides and 4K video to midrange mirrorless NX500 - CNET

February 5, 2015 - 4:30am

CNET

Samsung brings high-end insides and 4K video to midrange mirrorless NX500
CNET
Though the timing of its announcement is simply coincidental with the CP+ 2015 show, Samsung's replacement for its NX300 interchangeable-lens camera deserves a little bit more than the relative stealth it received. The NX500 incorporates tons of the latest ...
Samsung's compact NX500 mirrorless camera records 4K video for $800Mashable
Samsung's New Fast-Focusing Camera Is Surprisingly AffordableWired
Samsung NX500 tops NX1 with 4K releaseSlashGear
Digital Trends -Wall Street Journal (blog) -Resource Magazine
all 19 news articles »

GoPro Channel Coming to Roku Streaming Platform - PR Newswire (press release)

February 5, 2015 - 2:30am

GoPro Channel Coming to Roku Streaming Platform
PR Newswire (press release)
"We're incredibly excited to bring the action-packed videos created by the GoPro community to the Roku streaming platform," said Ed Lee, vice president of content at Roku. "Roku delivers an experience that our customers truly love, and I know that they're ...

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GoPro custom streaming channel gets a big boost with Roku deal - CNET

February 5, 2015 - 2:12am

CNET

GoPro custom streaming channel gets a big boost with Roku deal
CNET
The channel app combines GoPro-produced content with the best user-generated videos on demand. by Joshua Goldman · @superboxmonkey; February 5, 2015 12:00 AM PST. comments. 0. facebook. twitter. linkedin. googleplus. more. more +. email. tumblr.
GoPro opes action sports channel on Roku's streaming platformsVentureBeat
GoPro Channel brings its sport and action-cam adventures to RokuEngadget
GoPro Channel Coming to Roku Streaming PlatformMarketWatch
Ubergizmo (blog)
all 6 news articles »

Olympus' New Camera Has a Sensor That Shifts to Take 40-Megapixel Photos - Wired

February 5, 2015 - 12:05am

Wired

Olympus' New Camera Has a Sensor That Shifts to Take 40-Megapixel Photos
Wired
Olympus's new camera has a 16-megapixel sensor that moves—when you click the shutter, it shifts laterally and vertically to create a 40-megapixel composite image. It's rare to encounter a camera with a feature we've never seen before. Autofocus speeds are ...
With video in mind, Olympus introduces the E-M5 Mark IIEngadget
Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 focuses on rugged selfiesSlashGear
Olympus E-M5 Mark II: Whoa, 41 Megapixel Photos Out of Thin AirGizmodo
Tom's Guide -imaging resource -Pocket-lint.com
all 22 news articles »

YouTube is testing a new multi-angle feature for videos - Firstpost

February 4, 2015 - 11:51pm

Firstpost

YouTube is testing a new multi-angle feature for videos
Firstpost
Videos on YouTube are going to get even more vigorous thanks to a new feature which the company is testing out. YouTube has began experimenting a way to allow users to upload multiple camera angles for their videos. Viewers can then choose between ...
YouTube begins testing multi-angle videosPCWorld
YouTube's Newest Feature is Multi-Angle ViewingTechnoBuffalo
YouTube tests multi-angle feature for videoMashable
Fast Company -Billboard -TechCrunch
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Bleep blorp: New Japanese hotel to be staffed by robots - Gant Daily

February 4, 2015 - 9:42pm

Yahoo Lifestyle UK

Bleep blorp: New Japanese hotel to be staffed by robots
Gant Daily
We're not sure if the robotic staff at a planned hotel in Japan will be tucking guests into their beds at night, but they'll be performing plenty of other traditional hospitality tasks. Huis Ten Bosch, a theme park modeled after the Netherlands in Japan's Nagasaki ...
Rise Of The Machines: New hotel in Japan to be run by robotsPulse Nigeria
World's first hotel to be staffed by robots to open in JapanTTG Asia
Hotel staffed entirely by robots to open in JapanThe Star Online

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Does Ballmer's shadow still loom over Microsoft? - BGR

February 4, 2015 - 8:01pm

BGR

Does Ballmer's shadow still loom over Microsoft?
BGR
It's been a year since Satya Nadella took over but there's some debate among Microsoft observers over just how much he's left his stamp on the company. On the one hand, we have The Wall Street Journal's Shira Ovide, who writes that Nadella has drastically ...

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Twitter & Google reportedly strike deal to include tweets in search results. Again. - VentureBeat

February 4, 2015 - 7:53pm

TechCrunch

Twitter & Google reportedly strike deal to include tweets in search results. Again.
VentureBeat
Twitter has reportedly struck a deal to once again make its tweets searchable on Google. According to Bloomberg, tweets will start showing up in Google search results sometime during the first half of 2015. According to the report, Google will have access to ...
Google Search Results Will Reportedly Include Tweets In Real-Time Again SoonTechCrunch
Report: You will start seeing more tweets in your Google searchesGigaom
Twitter reaches new deal w/ Google to have tweets appear instantly in search ...9 to 5 Google
Reuters Canada -The Straits Times
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Apple said to be working on Web TV service like Dish's Sling TV - CNET

February 4, 2015 - 7:05pm

CNET

Apple said to be working on Web TV service like Dish's Sling TV
CNET
The electronics giant is talking with TV programmers about offering an Internet-based pay TV service, according to a report from Recode. by Shara Tibken · @sharatibken; February 4, 2015 4:33 PM PST. comments. 0. facebook. twitter. linkedin. googleplus.
Apple is reportedly in talks to build its own web TV serviceThe Verge
Apple said to be in talks to launch streaming TV serviceVentureBeat
Apple restarts talks with content owners for over-the-top TV service - reportApple Insider
Mac Rumors -AppAdvice -TechnologyTell
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Apple And Samsung Join Forces For iPhone 7 - Forbes

February 4, 2015 - 5:05pm

Forbes

Apple And Samsung Join Forces For iPhone 7
Forbes
Following reports at the end of last year that Samsung's Austin manufacturing plant was working on the early batches of A9 system-on-chips (SoC) for the presumptively named Apple iPhone 7, it appears that the South Korean manufacturer will be the lead ...
Samsung will reportedly manufacture A9 processors for future iPhonesVentureBeat
Apple Taps Samsung to Manufacture Next iPhone ChipRe/code
Samsung to Produce A9 Chips for Apple's Next-Generation DevicesMac Rumors
ValueWalk -Network World
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UPDATE 1-Seacrest's Typo products fined over BlackBerry injunction - Reuters

February 4, 2015 - 4:55pm

N4BB

UPDATE 1-Seacrest's Typo products fined over BlackBerry injunction
Reuters
(Adds details, company comments). TORONTO Feb 4 (Reuters) - A U.S. district court on Wednesday sanctioned television host Ryan Seacrest's Typo Products LLC for violating an injunction barring it from selling a $99 iPhone case found to have likely ...
Judge Orders Keyboard Case Maker Typo to Pay BlackBerry $860000Re/code
Court orders Ryan Seacrest's company to pay BlackBerry for violating an injunctionWindsor Star
Typo ordered to pay BlackBerry $860000 for violating sales banCrackBerry.com
Law360 (subscription) -Reuters UK
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Microsoft said to acquire calendar app Sunrise for north of $100 million - PCWorld

February 4, 2015 - 4:17pm

Microsoft said to acquire calendar app Sunrise for north of $100 million
PCWorld
Microsoft is said to be acquiring Sunrise Atelier, maker of a hip calendar application that could aid in jazzing up Microsoft's own software. Microsoft is acquiring the company for at least $100 million, TechCrunch reported Wednesday. A Microsoft spokeswoman ...

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Full Show: FCC Head Seeks Utility-Like Rules for Broadband - Wall Street Journal

February 4, 2015 - 4:01pm

Full Show: FCC Head Seeks Utility-Like Rules for Broadband
Wall Street Journal
Sara Murray and Chris Riley discuss the FCC's proposals on net neutrality, and Shira Ovide looks at Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella's first year. Transcript +. This transcript has been automatically generated and may not be 100% accurate. ... chairman of the ...

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Microsoft kicks off preview of Office for Windows 10 - Computerworld

February 4, 2015 - 3:02pm

The Express Tribune

Microsoft kicks off preview of Office for Windows 10
Computerworld
Microsoft today released previews of its touch-centric Excel, Word and PowerPoint apps for Windows 10, making good on the pledge two weeks ago to give customers an early look this month. Featured Resource. Presented by Tibco Software.
Microsoft launches preview of universal Word, Excel, and PowerPoint apps for ...VentureBeat

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New Report Shows iOS Overtaken Android In Terms Of OS Market Share In The ... - Android Headlines - Android News

February 4, 2015 - 2:52pm

New Report Shows iOS Overtaken Android In Terms Of OS Market Share In The ...
Android Headlines - Android News
Over the past few days, we have a number of reports on how well Apple have done with their newest regurgitation of the iPhone, the iPhone 6. Reports already came out from Apple that in Q4 of last year, the company posted bigger profits than any other ...

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Microsoft Is Acquiring Calendar App Sunrise For North Of $100 Million - TechCrunch

February 4, 2015 - 2:40pm

CNET

Microsoft Is Acquiring Calendar App Sunrise For North Of $100 Million
TechCrunch
Software giant Microsoft is in the process of trying to reinvent itself, and part of that reinvention evidently involves acquiring startups that have created products that compete with its own. The latest acquisition is calendar app maker Sunrise, which Microsoft ...
Microsoft reportedly buys calendar app Sunrise for around $100 millionZDNet
Microsoft takes a shine to hot calendar app SunriseCNET
Microsoft's Acquisition Of Sunrise Is A Lesson In Crossing The ChasmForbes
Mashable -Bloomberg -Gigaom
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