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Dropcam can now tell the difference between your cat and boyfriend - Engadget

May 7, 2014 - 12:19am

AppAdvice

Dropcam can now tell the difference between your cat and boyfriend
Engadget
Wi-Fi-connected surveillance camera Dropcam can be useful for checking on your special furball when you're away from home. However, movement from an enthusiastic scratching post session registers the same as a burglar running off with your flatscreen, ...
Dropcam "Tabs" Add New Level of SecurityTechnoBuffalo
Dropcam now does more than watch your home -- it can ID people and alert you ...VentureBeat
Dropcam Announces Dropcam Tabs Motion Sensors, $29 Apiece, Shipping This ...Android Police
AppAdvice -Mashable -GigaOM
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HP jumps into OpenStack fray with new Helion distribution - PCWorld

May 6, 2014 - 11:23pm

New York Times

HP jumps into OpenStack fray with new Helion distribution
PCWorld
Joining Red Hat, Oracle, Canonical and others, Hewlett-Packard is releasing its own distribution of the OpenStack cloud hosting software. The distribution will be a cornerstone of a set of cloud products and services HP will offer, under the Helion brand.
HP Takes Aim At Red Hat-Cisco With $1B OpenStack Helion Cloud OffensiveCRN
HP builds an OpenStack of its own and layers indemnification on topGigaOM
HP Makes $1 Billion Bet on Open CloudNew York Times (blog)
Virtual-Strategy Magazine (press release) -Wall Street Journal
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Cheap Android Phones 2014: $20-Android Handset Could Become Available In ... - KpopStarz

May 6, 2014 - 10:09pm

KpopStarz

Cheap Android Phones 2014: $20-Android Handset Could Become Available In ...
KpopStarz
Cheap Android phones 2014: During the past couple of years, more and more cheap Android phones have been released in the market. And while these do not have the same respectable specs of midrangers and high-end handsets, there are still consumers ...
ARM expects $20 smartphone “in the next few months”SlashGear
ARM: The $20 smartphone will be possible “in the next few months”Ars Technica

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Google testing Wallet for Glass; send money through the wearable - Firstpost

May 6, 2014 - 8:56pm

Google testing Wallet for Glass; send money through the wearable
Firstpost
The applications with a wearable like Google Glass are practically endless and now Google itself may be arming it with one of the more important apps in today's mobile-driven climate. With Google Glass you could soon be sending money to your friends and ...

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IoT will stump IT until clouds and big data come aboard, EMC says - PCWorld

May 6, 2014 - 7:32pm

CIO Magazine

IoT will stump IT until clouds and big data come aboard, EMC says
PCWorld
The IT systems of the past 20 years won't be able to handle the emerging Internet of Things, which will call for cloud computing, virtualization, efficient storage and big-data analysis, according to EMC. As more consumer devices and industrial equipment get ...
The "techtonic shift" to a software-defined architecture: EMCZDNet
EMC, VMware, Pivotal Federated Strategy: 'Tightly Aligned, Loosely Coupled'eWeek
Hybrid cloud environment to be created in less than 48 hoursComputer Business Review

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IoT will stump IT until clouds and big data come aboard, EMC says - PCWorld

May 6, 2014 - 7:32pm

Good Gear Guide

IoT will stump IT until clouds and big data come aboard, EMC says
PCWorld
The IT systems of the past 20 years won't be able to handle the emerging Internet of Things, which will call for cloud computing, virtualization, efficient storage and big-data analysis, according to EMC. As more consumer devices and industrial equipment get ...
The "techtonic shift" to a software-defined architecture: EMCZDNet
EMC, VMware, Pivotal Federated Strategy: 'Tightly Aligned, Loosely Coupled'eWeek

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Google Glass: Trying the cream of technology - gulfnews.com

May 6, 2014 - 6:14pm

gulfnews.com

Google Glass: Trying the cream of technology
gulfnews.com
Dubai: I've finally done it and joined the scores of people who have been bombarded with questions after trying out Google Glass. “How was it? What did you feel? What did you do, exactly? What did you see?” Well, it is great fun and it felt amazing.

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Now You Can 'Print' Your Own Makeup at Home - Elle

May 6, 2014 - 5:30pm

Now You Can 'Print' Your Own Makeup at Home
Elle
What if you could instantly replenish your favorite shade of lipstick or eyeshadow from your own home, churning one out from your printer like you would a photo or a résumé or a boarding pass? Thanks to her new invention, Mink, Grace Choi is making that ...

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Symantec declares antivirus 'dead' as it focuses on damage control - Engadget

May 6, 2014 - 5:15pm

Symantec declares antivirus 'dead' as it focuses on damage control
Engadget
Given how hard antivirus software makers push you to sign up, you'd think that business was booming. Far from it, according to Symantec's Brian Dye. He tells the Wall Street Journal that antivirus tools like his company's Norton suite are effectively "dead.

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Symantec declares antivirus 'dead' as it focuses on damage control - Engadget

May 6, 2014 - 5:15pm

International Business Times

Symantec declares antivirus 'dead' as it focuses on damage control
Engadget
Given how hard antivirus software makers push you to sign up, you'd think that business was booming. Far from it, according to Symantec's Brian Dye. He tells the Wall Street Journal that antivirus tools like his company's Norton suite are effectively "dead.
Anti-virus is dead - but ghosts get chasedSC Magazine UK
Symantec: “Anti-virus software is no moneymaker"IT PRO

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IPhone bug leaves emails vulnerable - CNNMoney

May 6, 2014 - 5:03pm

CNNMoney

IPhone bug leaves emails vulnerable
CNNMoney
Apple says it encrypts email attachments you receive on your iPhone or iPad -- but it doesn't, according to a security researcher. German security expert Andreas Kurtz has discovered that anyone in possession of your Apple device might be able to access ...
iOS devices as photo graphers' assistantsBangkok Post
Apple not encrypting email attachments in iOS 7, study saysLos Angeles Times
iOS 7 reportedly not encrypting email attachmentsCNET
Fars News Agency
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Fake Accounts On Twitter Inc Unmasked By New Tool - ValueWalk

May 6, 2014 - 4:16pm

ValueWalk

Fake Accounts On Twitter Inc Unmasked By New Tool
ValueWalk
Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) and Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) have had to battle fake accounts. In the case of Twitter, robots control some of those fake accounts, and it can be pretty hard to tell sometimes. That's about to change though, as a new analysis tool will ...
Is that Twitter account a bot? Researchers make app to find outCSO Magazine
IU Researchers Develop "Bot" Detector93.1 WIBC Indianapolis

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FireEye Enters Agreement to Acquire nPulse Technologies - Wall Street Journal

May 6, 2014 - 3:06pm

FireEye Enters Agreement to Acquire nPulse Technologies
Wall Street Journal
MILPITAS, CA--(Marketwired - May 6, 2014) - FireEye, Inc. (NASDAQ: FEYE), the leader in stopping today's advanced cyber attacks, today announced the execution of a definitive agreement to acquire privately held nPulse Technologies, the performance ...
Biz Break: FireEye buys a 'black box' to track hackers' movementsSan Jose Mercury News
FireEye Buys nPulse Technologies For $60M+ To Beef Up Network Security SuiteTechCrunch
FireEye To Buy nPulse TechnologiesDark Reading
Re/code -The Wall Street Transcript
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Will the 'Windows Watch' beat the iWatch? Microsoft patent reveals smartwatch ... - Daily Mail

May 6, 2014 - 3:02pm

Daily Mail

Will the 'Windows Watch' beat the iWatch? Microsoft patent reveals smartwatch ...
Daily Mail
Microsoft is developing a smartwatch to take on Apple's much anticipated iWatch, a new patent has revealed. It outlines plans for a wristwatch that would serve as a fitness tracker and could also function as a music player, phone and messaging device.
Patent Reveals Microsoft's Plans For A SmartwatchUbergizmo
Microsoft Files Patent for SmartwatchIGN
Microsoft files for smartwatch patentABC17News.com

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Newly revealed emails show Google met regularly with NSA - VentureBeat

May 6, 2014 - 2:55pm

The Mac Observer

Newly revealed emails show Google met regularly with NSA
VentureBeat
Google has had a closer relationship with the U.S.National Security Agency (NSA) than its previous protests of government surveillance might indicate. That's the picture indicated by a new batch of emails, made public today by the Al Jazeera news network.
Kicking Trust in the Pants: NSA had Close Relationship with Apple, GoogleThe Mac Observer
NSA e-mails purport to show a 'close' relationship with Google. Maybe, maybe not.Washington Post (blog)
Spying news: Google's relationship with the NSA, plus 'Reset the Net' effortSiliconBeat
Huffington Post -Inquirer -Business Insider
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VMware-SAP teams up for vSphere for Backup, Recovery - The Utah People's Post

May 6, 2014 - 2:43pm

The Utah People's Post

VMware-SAP teams up for vSphere for Backup, Recovery
The Utah People's Post
In a bid to accelerate the dream of the software-defined datacenter, VMware and SAP have once again joined hands to let a virtualized breed of the in-memory data muncher HANA run on both, the customer-owned hardware and the public cloud.
SAP and VMware Head for the Future TogetherNew York Times (blog)
Simplify VMware Backup & RecoveryCIO
Microsoft Looking to Lure Customers Away from VMwareServer Watch
Register -MarketWatch
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Android Gets Two-Thirds of Global Tablet Market in Q1 2014 - Research - Ecumenical News

May 6, 2014 - 1:09pm

Ecumenical News

Android Gets Two-Thirds of Global Tablet Market in Q1 2014 - Research
Ecumenical News
Research firm Strategy Analytics recently released a report on global tablet shipments for the first quarter of this year, which shows Android taking the lead, having 66 percent share of the market. Apple's iOS follows with 28 percent, while Windows Phone ...
Quick Launcher let users add their favourite apps to Action Center for quick accessWinBeta
Q1 2014 Smartphone OS Results: Android Dominates High Growth Developing ...Broadway World
Windows Phone 8.1: inching closer?Livemint
NokNok.tv
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My favorite app was bought by Facebook. So I deleted it. - Washington Post

May 6, 2014 - 1:03pm

Washington Post

My favorite app was bought by Facebook. So I deleted it.
Washington Post
Where I've been today, according to the Moves app. Under its new privacy policy, Facebook can access this data, too. (Moves). Moves is, without a doubt, one of my favorite apps. I probably check it around once an hour, more than anything else but Twitter ...
Moves app reneges on privacy promise, will share data with FacebookApple Insider
App changes its privacy policy ten days after Facebook acquisitionArs Technica
Moves App Backtracks, Shares User Data With FacebookMashable
tuaw.com -BGR -Engadget
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Google blesses Uber with iOS, Android Maps integration - CNET

May 6, 2014 - 12:32pm

PhoneDog

Google blesses Uber with iOS, Android Maps integration
CNET
In the most recent update to its mobile Maps apps, Google brings integration for the transportation and ride-sharing service, as well as offline map-saving. by Nick Statt · @nickstatt; May 6, 2014 10:01 AM PDT. comments. 0. facebook. twitter. linkedin.
Google Maps App Gets Lane Guidance, Offline Mode and Other Substantial ...TIME

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Google Debuts Classroom, An Education Platform For Teacher-Student ... - TechCrunch

May 6, 2014 - 12:30pm

T.H.E. Journal

Google Debuts Classroom, An Education Platform For Teacher-Student ...
TechCrunch
Google is tackling the persistent need in education for better software with Classroom, a new tool launching in beta preview to help teachers make, collect and track student assignments, and to help them better communicate with their classes. The Classroom ...
Google unveils 'Classroom' -- a new tool for teachersBetaNews
Google Classroom helps teachers easily organize assignments, offer feedbackEngadget
Google Developing Free LMS as Part of Apps for EducationT.H.E. Journal
Newsmagazinenetwork -The Next Web
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