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Foxconn Invests In Cyanogen
Chinese manufacturing giant Foxconn, best known for being an Apple supplier, has made a strategic investment in the Cyanogen version of the Android mobile OS. Cyanogen took in $80 million in Series C funding back in March, and it turns out Foxconn was ...
Foxconn invests in Cyanogen as part of Android OS maker's $80M roundGeekWire
Cyanogen receives investment from FoxconnTechnoBuffalo
Cyanogen Inc. Gets A Cash Infusion From FoxconnAndroid Police
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Verizon, Sprint to pay $158M over "cramming" cases
Verizon (VZ) and Sprint (S) agreed to pay a combined $158 million - including $120 million in refunds to consumers - to settle charges they allowed their customers to be illegally billed by third parties, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau said on ...
Verizon and Sprint pay $158M to settle mobile "cramming" chargesUSA TODAY
Verizon, Sprint Fined $158M for Phone CrammingPC Magazine
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Samsung takes another step into Internet of Things
SAN FRANCISCO -- Four months ago, Samsung Electronics vowed to make the Internet of Things a staple of its $211 billion business. Today, it delivered a key piece. Flanked onstage by developers of smart shoes (Boogio), farming-data sensors (Weenat) ...
Samsung's Artik boards will be the guts for drones, robots and an army of IoT ...PCWorld
Samsung wants everyone to build smart home gadgets on its new platformThe Verge
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Victory For Assassin's Creed: Syndicate?
It's been just under a year since the debacle that was the Assassin's Creed Unity launch. It was filled with bugs and technical glitches. There were constant online server crashes. Players couldn't be female during multiplayer because it would, “Double the ...
'Assassin's Creed Syndicate' brings stealth action to Victorian LondonEngadget
Assassin's Creed: Syndicate brings the series to LondonThe Verge
Assassin's Creed Syndicate gameplay trailer tells all pre-alpha releaseSlashGear
Irish Times -The Guardian -TrustedReviews
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Samsung rolls out family of 'Artik' IoT chips, cloud platform, tools
IT pros—Join agile and waterfall masters on turning the best DevOps tools into quality code that's quick to market. Sign up for the FREE webinar today. At the Internet of Things World conference in San Francisco today, Samsung rolled out a new family of ...
Samsung's Artik boards will be the guts for drones, robots and IoT devicesComputerworld
MODE Inc. Launches Cloud Platform for The Internet of ThingsTech Cocktail
Samsung To Unveil New Chipsets To Power Internet Of ThingsWCCFtech
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Verizon, Sprint customers to get refunds in $158M settlement
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DES MOINES, Iowa —Iowans who have Verizon or Sprint could soon be getting a refund in a new $158 million settlement, the Iowa Attorney General's Office reported Tuesday. Other Stories. Prosecutor: Evidence not sufficient... Egg price increase to affect ...
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Tango Hooks Up With Wal-Mart, Alibaba To Let You Text And Shop
It's becoming a trend for messaging apps to show they can do pretty much everything else besides messaging. Just a few weeks after Facebook Messenger launched itself as a platform that businesses can uses to communicate with potential customers, ...
Chat App Tango Launches In-App Commerce Powered By Walmart And AlibabaTechCrunch
Tango partners with Walmart for in-app shopping serviceVatorNews
Tango Messaging App Updated with Social Shopping PlatformSocialTimes
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Skype's amazing real-time Translator Preview now available to all
Your Star Trek-style universal communicator is ready for download. Well, it's not exactly universal, but Microsoft's Skype Translator Preview is a step into the future. The company announced on Tuesday that the beta app is now available to all Windows 8.1 ...
Microsoft opens Skype Translator Preview to all, but still calls it a previewMashable
Microsoft opens Skype Translator preview to all Windows 8.1, 10 usersZDNet
Skype Translator preview now available to all Windows 8.1 and Windows 10 usersInquirer
Ars Technica -TechCrunch
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Extreme selfie fans get their own drone
Lily drone demo hand Lily co-founder Antoine Balaresque holds the self-flying photography drone before throwing it in the air in San Francisco. With his hand outstretched, a small drone resting in his palm, Antoine Balaresque looks like a falconer. When he ...
Throw this drone into the air and it'll follow you around, taking picturesPCWorld
Where you lead, the Lily Camera drone will followMashable
Throw This Camera Drone in the Air, and It Flies ItselfWired
The Guardian -Gizmodo
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MIT can fix pictures taken through your window... kinda
Take a picture through a window and you'll often find you've captured more of your own reflection than the scene outside. You can solve the problem with a black cloth and a polarizing filter, but that's not ideal for the majority of smartphone snappers out there.
MIT uses algorithm to banish window reflections in picsITworld
MIT's New Algorithm Can Eliminate Window Reflection From Your PhotosTech News Today
Algorithm to distinguish reflections from photos taken through windowsPhys.Org
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You can now use an iPad as a monitor for a Windows PC
Duet Display has been transforming old iPads into fast MacBook displays for months now, but it's turning its attention to the Windows world today. For just $9.99 you can download Duet and use an iPad as a monitor on a Windows PC. There's no complex ...
How To Use An Apple's iPad As A Monitor For A Windows PCTech News Today
Duet Display Now Makes iPad As Monitor For Windows PC As WellNews Every day
How To Use Your iPad As A Second Screen For A Windows PCInternational Business Times
TechCrunch -SlashGear -Ubergizmo (blog)
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Mediatek's Helio X20 Serves 10 Cores 3 Ways
Mediatek's new Helio X20 mobile processor has an extra gear. Designed for high-end smartphones, the X20 uses a "tri-cluster" architecture that shifts through three sets of cores rather than two. According to Mediatek's Mohit Bhushan, that makes the X20 ...
Eight isn't enough: MediaTek reveals 10-core mobile processorPCWorld
Yes, 10-core smartphones will be a thing in 2016Engadget
MediaTek aims to go head-to-head with Qualcomm in high-end chips using ...FierceWireless
bit-tech.net -VR World -Android Authority (blog)
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Analyst Says iPhone 6s Will Have A Luxe Rose Gold Option
Apple's next iPhone (likely the 'iPhone 6s' if it keeps with recent naming conventions) could come in a luxury rose gold finish, according to KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo (via AppleInsider). The analyst, who has a good track record of calling Apple ...
Apple's next-gen 'iPhone 6s' to come in rose gold model, feature 2GB RAM ...Apple Insider
Rumoured iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus specs leakedIndia Today
KGI: Top 11 new iPhone features for 2015 include Rose Gold option, Force ...9 to 5 Mac (blog)
WCCFtech -PC Advisor -G 4 Games (press release) (blog)
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Women like the Apple Watch more than men, say tweets
NEW YORK: Looks like Apple Watch, despite all the hype surrounding its launch, has sparked a battle of the sexes, if one goes by the results of a new study. A study by California-based data mining company CrowdFlower analysed more than 30,000 tweets ...
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Experience dysentery on an Arduino-powered 'Gameboy'
The handheld gaming world has been on the retreat since smartphones replaced the Gameboys in our pockets. But, when you mix nostalgia, an Arduino and a low price point, you get the credit-card sized Arduboy. The 8-bit gaming rig fits in your pocket, ...
Arduboy puts open source monochrome gaming in your walletGeek
A Tiny Video Game-Playing Business Card You Can Smuggle in Your WalletGizmodo UK
Arduboy : Arduino Gameboy Hits Kickstarter (video)Geeky Gadgets
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Utah Jumps to #5 in 2015 Bicycle Friendly State Ranking
Salt Lake City—The League of American Bicyclists (LAB) released its annual Bicycle Friendly State rankings today and Utah earned the No. 5 position, up from No. 8 in 2014. In addition to moving up into the top five nationwide, Utah is now No. 2 in the ...
Delaware third in bicycle-friendly statesWMDT
Bicycling instead of driving might be more practical than you thinkFort Wayne Journal Gazette (blog)
Utah named among most 'bike-friendly' statesSt. George Daily Spectrum
AL.com -Salt Lake Tribune -Gizmodo
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Fiat Chrysler, Hyundai SUVs score low in IIHS crash test
Three 2015 midsize crossovers from Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and one from Hyundai came in last among seven midsize SUVs tested by the insurance industry's auto safety arm in its latest crash testing, according to results of the released Tuesday.
Only 3 of 7 midsize SUVs perform well in crash testsU-T San Diego
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Attack of the Fanboy
Ark: Survival Evolved is the Dinosaur Game We've Been Waiting For
Attack of the Fanboy
Today has brought us what looks to be the world's greatest dinosaur game ever conceived. Indie developer Studio Wildcard announced their massive dinosaur-centric, open-world game titled ARK: Survival Evolved. The survival game pits players against the ...
“ARK: Survival Evolved” lets you ride a dinosaur in VRSlashGear
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