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GM sets four more recalls, covering over 105000 vehicles - Reuters

June 6, 2014 - 3:19pm

Business Insider

GM sets four more recalls, covering over 105000 vehicles
Reuters
DETROIT (Reuters) - General Motors Co on Friday announced four more recalls covering 105,688 cars and trucks globally, raising the number of recalls to 34 including the high-profile for defective ignition switches linked to at least 13 deaths. GM's 34 recalls ...
GM issues four new recalls, one involving air bagsUSA TODAY
GM recalling 89000 autosChron.com
GM announces another four recallsMarketWatch
Automotive News -The Detroit News
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Gadget Watch: LG's Lifeband Touch shows technology can be annoying rather ... - Calgary Herald

June 6, 2014 - 1:01pm

Philly.com

Gadget Watch: LG's Lifeband Touch shows technology can be annoying rather ...
Calgary Herald
SEOUL, South Korea - Smart capabilities have become the latest marketing pitch to sell more wristwatches, TVs, eyeglasses, refrigerators, cars and even toothbrushes. But have we figured out why they need to be smart? I asked myself that as I wore LG's ...
Gadget Watch: LG Lifeband Touch Needs a PurposeWireless Week

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The DeanBeat: What to hope for at E3, and what to worry about - VentureBeat

June 6, 2014 - 11:29am

VentureBeat

The DeanBeat: What to hope for at E3, and what to worry about
VentureBeat
What happens next week at the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3), the biggest video game trade show in the U.S., and what I wish would happen are two very different things. E3 2014 starts on Monday with Microsoft's opening press conference, followed by ...
Xbox Looks for Do-Over With Gamers as Sales Trail Sony'sBloomberg
PS5 & Next Xbox Release Date Could Be Sooner Than You ThinkGameranx
I don't care who's winning the console war – Microsoft's Xbox One is awesomeBGR
PlayStation LifeStyle
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Apple CEO Tweets Photo Of Macs Running Windows - Businessinsider India

June 6, 2014 - 11:25am

ValueWalk

Apple CEO Tweets Photo Of Macs Running Windows
Businessinsider India
Last year, Apple started building some of its Mac computers in the United States. This marked a small reversal for the company, which shifted its manufacturing focus to Asia in the late 90s to take advantage of low labor costs. Today, Tim Cook tweeted that he ...
Tim Cook visits Mac Pro assembly plant & AppleCare in Austin, Texas9 to 5 Mac

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Flickr Ditching Google, Facebook Log-In by June 30 - PC Magazine

June 6, 2014 - 11:24am

NDTV

Flickr Ditching Google, Facebook Log-In by June 30
PC Magazine
Users can sync a current Yahoo account with Flickr, or create a new set of credentials online. 0shares. Flickr Facebook, Google sign-in. As of June 30, Yahoo will eliminate Flickr's social media login options, instead requiring everyone to have a Yahoo ID.
Yahoo Dumps Google, Facebook Logins For FlickrInformationWeek
Flickr Gets Rid of Google and Facebook Sign-In in Favor of YahooAmerican Live Wire
Yahoo Seeks Brandability in Flickr MoveThe News Ledge
PetaPixel -AllFacebook -TechnoBuffalo
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Broadcom's Exit From Wireless Unlocks HomeKit Opportunity - TheStreet.com

June 6, 2014 - 10:55am

Broadcom's Exit From Wireless Unlocks HomeKit Opportunity
TheStreet.com
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Since Broadcom's (BRCM) announced this week that it is exploring "strategic alternatives" for its struggling cellular wireless business, shares of the semiconductor giant have surged 18%. The stock -- which was trading at $37.71 late ...

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Google UK honors Japanese board game player instead of D-Day - The Week Magazine

June 6, 2014 - 10:53am

Telegraph.co.uk

Google UK honors Japanese board game player instead of D-Day
The Week Magazine
A Google Doodle on the UK version of the search site, celebrating what would have been the 185th birthday of a Japanese board game player instead of the 70th anniversary of D-Day, has been yanked. The search giant had initially puzzled users today with ...
Japanese Google Doodle taken down on 70th anniversary of the D-Day landingsIrish Mirror

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Want to buy the largest video game collection in the world? - Ars Technica

June 6, 2014 - 10:00am

MCV

Want to buy the largest video game collection in the world?
Ars Technica
When I was a kid, I remember promising myself that, when I was an adult with a real job and real money and no parents telling me what to do, I would spend my vast reserves of disposable income amassing a collection of every video game in existence.
Largest Video Game Collection in the World Put on SaleDesign & Trend
The world's largest video game collection just went up for auctionEngadget
World's largest video game collection to be soldAfterdawn.com
Action Trip -GameSided
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Chromebooks get offline playback for Google Play Movies & TV - PCWorld

June 6, 2014 - 9:32am

NDTV

Chromebooks get offline playback for Google Play Movies & TV
PCWorld
As promised, Google is giving Chromebook users a way to watch Google Play Movies & TV offline. All you need is the latest version of the app from the Chrome Web Store. In your collection, you should see little download buttons by the bottom-right corner of ...
Google Play Movies & TV Now Supporting Offline Playback on Chrome OSAndroid Headlines - Android News
Google Play Movies & TV now supports offline playback for ChromebooksAndroid Community
Chromebook users can now watch Google Play Movies offlinePhandroid.com
Tech Times -Zatz Not Funny -NDTV
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Netflix-Verizon catfight probably important, but mostly entertaining - TechnologyTell

June 6, 2014 - 8:21am

Wall Street Pit

Netflix-Verizon catfight probably important, but mostly entertaining
TechnologyTell
In mid-May, Netflix began displaying error messages to viewers during buffering that read, “The Verizon network is crowded right now. Adjusting video for smoother playback…” Verizon is pissed. According to The Verge, Verizon fired back with the statement,.
Netflix Wants You To Know That Verizon Is Screwing You; Verizon Wants Netflix ...Uproxx
Verizon ramps up Netflix tiff with cease and desist letterFierceCable
Verizon to Netflix: Stop Blaming Us For Slow Download SpeedsAuto World News
Wall Street Pit -Local 10 -USFinancePost
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Gadget Watch: LG Lifeband Touch Needs a Purpose - Wireless Week

June 6, 2014 - 8:11am

Gadget Watch: LG Lifeband Touch Needs a Purpose
Wireless Week
In this June 5, 2014 photo, a reporter shows LG's Lifeband Touch for photographs SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Smart capabilities have become the latest marketing pitch to sell more wristwatches, TVs, eyeglasses, refrigerators, cars and even toothbrushes.

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Tetris Turns 30, Creator Says He Still Plays Every Week - GameSpot

June 6, 2014 - 8:03am

CBS News

Tetris Turns 30, Creator Says He Still Plays Every Week
GameSpot
Iconic tile-matching strategy game Tetris was released on this day in 1984, meaning it is now some 30 years old. In a statement sent to media today from The Tetris Company agent Blue Planet Software, creator Alexey Pajitnov says, "I never imagined Tetris ...
Five reasons we love to play TetrisIrish Independent
Next-generation Tetris Ultimate coming to Xbox One and PS4Pocket-lint.com
Ubisoft Announces Tetris UltimateArcade Sushi

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Apple iWatch Coming In October With Curved OLED Screen And Health ... - TechCrunch

June 6, 2014 - 7:40am

TechCrunch

Apple iWatch Coming In October With Curved OLED Screen And Health ...
TechCrunch
Apple revealed a lot of news at its annual Worldwide Developers Conference this year, but it didn't discuss or show of any iWatch. Still, a new report from Japanese newspaper the Nikkei says that an iWatch is indeed on its way, with a targeted ship date of ...
Rumor: 'iWatch' to sport curved OLED touchscreen, Apple 'confident' and ...Apple Insider
Apple iWatch Reportedly Launching in OctoberMobile Magazine
Nikkei: Apple's iWatch will launch in October with a curved OLED displayBGR
AppAdvice -Pulse 2.0
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Microsoft Calls on U.S. to Address 'Technology Trust Deficit' - Data Center Knowledge

June 6, 2014 - 7:36am

Data Center Knowledge

Microsoft Calls on U.S. to Address 'Technology Trust Deficit'
Data Center Knowledge
Microsoft's top lawyer has written a blog post calling on the U.S. government to do more to repair the damage of the Snowden disclosures about the National Security Agency's far-reaching electronic surveillance practices, including a concrete response to the ...
A Year After Snowden: Tech Vendors Fight BackChannelnomics
Microsoft: Balance needed between privacy and national securityDatacenterDynamics
Microsoft to US: Stop hacking data centersMarketWatch
WinBeta
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Intel Keeps Faith With PCs as Next-Generation Models Evolve - NDTV

June 6, 2014 - 6:47am

Intel Keeps Faith With PCs as Next-Generation Models Evolve
NDTV
Taipei: The personal computer is evolving from one-size-fits-all into a spectrum of screen sizes - keyboard optional, said Intel Corp's global head of PC chips, in a trend that could rejuvenate the computing industry's slowest growth segment. The world's ...

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Amazon phone coming? Will you answer the call? (video) - Tech Times

June 6, 2014 - 5:53am

Tech Times

Amazon phone coming? Will you answer the call? (video)
Tech Times
Is an Amazon phone in the works? Now the question for the online retail company is whether it will have the traction to engage in a market already flooded with myriad smartphones. (Photo : Amazon.com). Speculation is brewing that Amazon.com's ...

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Gadget Watch: LG Lifeband Touch needs a purpose - Thegardenisland.com

June 6, 2014 - 4:14am

Gadget Watch: LG Lifeband Touch needs a purpose
Thegardenisland.com
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Smart capabilities have become the latest marketing pitch to sell more wristwatches, TVs, eyeglasses, refrigerators, cars and even toothbrushes. But have we figured out why they need to be smart? I asked myself that as I wore ...

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Vodafone Says Phones on Its Global Network Are Tapped - Wall Street Journal

June 6, 2014 - 4:12am

Wall Street Journal

Vodafone Says Phones on Its Global Network Are Tapped
Wall Street Journal
Vodafone says in some countries live conversations of its customers can be listened to and recorded. Agence France-Presse/Getty Images. LONDON— Vodafone Group VOD.LN +1.35% Vodafone Group PLC U.K.: London GBp206.75 +2.75 +1.35% June 6, ...
Vodafone admits governments use 'secret cables' to tap citizens' phonesTelegraph.co.uk
Vodafone report shows extent of gov't snoopingWashington Post
Vodafone says governments have direct access to eavesdrop in some countriesReuters
Inquirer -TIME -ITProPortal
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Gadget Watch: LG Lifeband Touch needs a purpose - Appeal-Democrat

June 6, 2014 - 3:09am

Gadget Watch: LG Lifeband Touch needs a purpose
Appeal-Democrat
In this June 5, 2014 photo, a reporter shows LG's Lifeband Touch for photographs in Seoul, South Korea. LG Electronics Inc. has entered the fledging market for wearable gadgets with a wristband that tracks workouts and calories burned. (AP Photo/Lee ...

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Gadget Watch: LG Lifeband Touch needs a purpose - News 10NBC

June 6, 2014 - 3:04am

Gadget Watch: LG Lifeband Touch needs a purpose
News 10NBC
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Smart capabilities have become the latest marketing pitch to sell more wristwatches, TVs, eyeglasses, refrigerators, cars and even toothbrushes. But have we figured out why they need to be smart? I asked myself that as I wore ...

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