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CNN's Twitter and Facebook accounts hacked - Computerworld Australia

January 24, 2014 - 2:15am

CNN

CNN's Twitter and Facebook accounts hacked
Computerworld Australia
A number of CNN's social media accounts and blogs were hacked Thursday by a group styling itself as the Syrian Electronic Army. The cable news network said its main Facebook account, Twitter feeds and some blogs were targeted and content posted on ...
Syrian group hacks CNN social media accountsFinancial Express
CNN Twitter, Facebook accounts hackedMarketWatch
Syrian Electronic Army hacks CNN's social media accountsNewstrack India
Slate Magazine (blog)
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Amazon Web Services Announces Even Lower-Cost, Faster Storage Options for ... - MarketWatch

January 24, 2014 - 2:03am

Amazon Web Services Announces Even Lower-Cost, Faster Storage Options for ...
MarketWatch
SEATTLE, Jan 24, 2014 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com company (NASDAQ:AMZN) , today announced the availability of Dense Compute nodes, a new SSD-based node type, that enables customers to create even ...
Amazon Web Services Reduces EBS, S3 Prices, AgainTalkin' Cloud
Amazon Web Services Debuts Dense Compute Nodes for Redshift (AMZN)StreetInsider.com (subscription)
Amazon Cuts Cloud Storage Prices, Adds Server InstancesInformationWeek

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Google Calendar bug mistakenly invites people to your private events - Firstpost

January 24, 2014 - 1:25am

Firstpost

Google Calendar bug mistakenly invites people to your private events
Firstpost
A bug in Google Calendar could potentially make your private events public, it has been reported. Depending on how you name your event, Google Calendar could end up inviting people whose names or email addresses are mentioned in it. To say this is an ...
Google Calendar could accidentally invite others to private eventsAndroid Community
New Google Calendar bug can add people to your private eventsandroidandme.com
Google calendar bug adds people to private events, fix readiedGMA News
Ubergizmo -Phandroid.com -Ars Technica
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Toyota Prius among six cars ranked 'poor' in crash test (+video) - Christian Science Monitor

January 23, 2014 - 10:30pm

Christian Science Monitor

Toyota Prius among six cars ranked 'poor' in crash test (+video)
Christian Science Monitor
Subcompact cars fared poorly in new crash tests performed by an insurance industry group. Skip to next paragraph. Related stories. Top 10 cars with the best resale value · Top 10 most expensive car repair mistakes · Think you know Tesla Motors? Take our ...

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Apple to fix iOS 7 black, white screen of death bug affecting some iPhones - Sydney Morning Herald

January 23, 2014 - 6:49pm

Apple to fix iOS 7 black, white screen of death bug affecting some iPhones
Sydney Morning Herald
Apple plans to release a software update that will get rid of a bug that causes some iPhones running iOS 7 to randomly restart. Some users have reported their devices will crash and show a black or white screen with the Apple logo before restarting on their ...

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Apple to fix iOS 7 black, white screen of death bug affecting some iPhones - The Age

January 23, 2014 - 6:44pm

Apple to fix iOS 7 black, white screen of death bug affecting some iPhones
The Age
Apple plans to release a software update that will get rid of a bug that causes some iPhones running iOS 7 to randomly restart. Some users have reported their devices will crash and show a black or white screen with the Apple logo before restarting on their ...

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Report: Apple TV successor with revamped OS coming in first half of 2014 - Ars Technica

January 23, 2014 - 5:50pm

The Australian Financial Review

Report: Apple TV successor with revamped OS coming in first half of 2014
Ars Technica
The Apple TV hasn't had a significant update since March of 2012 when the box was upgraded to support 1080p video. The software has been updated a few times since then, but the hardware has only received mild internal tweaks. A new report from ...
New Apple TV set-top box expected in first half of 2014, report saysLos Angeles Times
New Apple TV Reportedly Acts as a Games ConsoleIGN
Apple iPad coming to a TV screen near youThe Australian Financial Review
The Horn -ValueWalk -GMA News
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The NSA has foreign customers worried for their privacy - DailyTech

January 23, 2014 - 5:43pm

DailyTech

The NSA has foreign customers worried for their privacy
DailyTech
A Microsoft lawyer said that customers should be able to have their personal data placed in non-U.S. data centers after the recent U.S. National Security Agency (NSA) revelations. According to CNBC, Microsoft's general counsel Brad Smith feels that ...
Foreign Microsoft Users Can Have Their Data Stored Outside The U.S.Ubergizmo
Microsoft wants to protect foreign users' data, offers non-US data centersWinBeta
Microsoft Will Let Users Choose Where Data Is StoredTechWeekEurope UK
Reuters -India Today -Daily Caller
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iWork for iCloud gets iOS7-inspired look, new document and security features - Apple Insider

January 23, 2014 - 5:34pm

Apple Insider

iWork for iCloud gets iOS7-inspired look, new document and security features
Apple Insider
Apple on Thursday rolled out another update to its nascent iWork for iCloud web productivity suite that brought a new flat user interface and added key features like password protection and keyboard shortcuts. iWork for iCloud. The most prominent of ...
iWork updates let you share password-protected files through iCloudEngadget
Apple rolling out iWork updates for Mac, iOS and iCloudGigaOM
Apple Updates iWork Across Platforms, Brings Password-Protected Sharing To ...TechCrunch
AppAdvice -IDG News Service
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Qualcomm buys Palm, iPaq patents from HP - PCWorld

January 23, 2014 - 5:31pm

PhoneDog

Qualcomm buys Palm, iPaq patents from HP
PCWorld
Qualcomm has acquired a large patent portfolio related to Palm, iPaq and the Bitfone device management platform from Hewlett-Packard for an undisclosed sum. The portfolio is made up of about 1,400 patents and pending patent applications in the U.S. and ...
Qualcomm acquires patents from HP to bulk up portfolioReuters
Hewlett-Packard sells Palm patents to QualcommSan Jose Mercury News
Why Qualcomm acquired 2400 patents from HPFortune
Businessweek -Wall Street Journal
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Qualcomm acquires Palm patents in undisclosed deal with Hewlett-Packard ... - The Tribune

January 23, 2014 - 4:10pm

Qualcomm acquires Palm patents in undisclosed deal with Hewlett-Packard ...
The Tribune
SAN DIEGO — Cell-phone chip maker Qualcomm Inc. said Thursday it has acquired patents once owned by smartphone maker Palm Inc. from Hewlett-Packard for an undisclosed amount. Qualcomm says the purchase covers 1,400 U.S. patents and about ...

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Pinterest now playing GIFs with a pause button - CNET

January 23, 2014 - 3:45pm

Creative Review

Pinterest now playing GIFs with a pause button
CNET
Users on the Web can now take pleasure -- or pain -- in the pics that keep on playing. Jennifer Van Grove. by Jennifer Van Grove. January 23, 2014 1:40 PM PST. Follow @jbruin. pinterest gifs. Regardless of whether you prefer your "g" hard or soft, the GIF is ...
Pinterest now supports GIFs 'in all their animated glory'VentureBeat
Is Pinterest With GIFs A Recipe For Tackiness?ReadWrite
Introducing the .Gifys, a Celebration of All Things GifCreativity
TechCrunch -Engadget -Mashable
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New Apple TV set-top box reportedly coming soon with games in tow - TechRadar UK

January 23, 2014 - 2:21pm

New Apple TV set-top box reportedly coming soon with games in tow
TechRadar UK
Apple may be good for one more set-top box before it launches its long-rumored Apple iTV, and the new device may be all about fun and games. The fourth-generation Apple TV is rumored to include a redesigned operating system more akin to the the one ...

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Top Gear's Test Track Gets the Google Maps Treatment; Now Available in Street ... - The Periscope Post

January 23, 2014 - 2:06pm

The Periscope Post

Top Gear's Test Track Gets the Google Maps Treatment; Now Available in Street ...
The Periscope Post
Here's a little bit of fun for our UK readers. Google Maps' street view now covers an incredible amount of the world and allows us to take a look at. Here's a little bit of fun for our UK readers. Google Maps' street view now covers an incredible amount of the ...
Top Gear Test Track Added To Google Street ViewUbergizmo
Google VS. Mercedes [VIDEO]Shalom Life
Watch the Google Street View Car Get Owned by a Mercedes BenzTIME
CNET -BBC News
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Google's new web search window - The Periscope Post

January 23, 2014 - 1:53pm

The Periscope Post

Google's new web search window
The Periscope Post
Google already supplements search results of famous people, geographical locations and landmarks with information cards, but now it is also offering extra information, in the form of a pop-up window. It means that users can click on a website link in ...

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No, Facebook Isn't the Plague - Bloomberg

January 23, 2014 - 1:30pm

No, Facebook Isn't the Plague
Bloomberg
Facebook is an infectious disease, at least according to a recent study that used disease patterns to predict the popular social network will lose 80 percent of its peak user base between 2015 and 2017. That diagnosis may be a bit premature. Princeton ...

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Neiman Marcus says about 1.1 million cards hacked - USA TODAY

January 23, 2014 - 1:29pm

Boston Globe

Neiman Marcus says about 1.1 million cards hacked
USA TODAY
SAN FRANCISCO - Neiman Marcus said Thursday that about 1.1 million customer credit and debit cards may have been hacked by malicious software. The sophisticated, self-concealing malware was "clandestinely" installed on the department store ...
Neiman Marcus says 1.1 million payment cards are at risk in hackLos Angeles Times
Neiman Marcus says about 1.1 million cards affected by breachReuters
Neiman Marcus hack hit 1.1 million customersCNNMoney
WKRC TV Cincinnati -Washington Post -ActionNewsJax.com
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How To Get Ready For The Internet Of Things - InformationWeek

January 23, 2014 - 1:00pm

How To Get Ready For The Internet Of Things
InformationWeek
IoT technologies solve business problems and generate new revenue, but implementing them is a complex task. Here are three ways to approach IoT. When we talk about the Internet of Things (IoT), we usually talk market size, because it's enormous ...

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Apple going big with two new iPhones, sources say - NBCNews.com

January 23, 2014 - 12:57pm

Firstpost

Apple going big with two new iPhones, sources say
NBCNews.com
It looks like Apple will finally be able to compete with Samsung when it comes to screen size. The company is planning to release two new iPhones this year, according to unnamed sources cited by the Wall Street Journal, both of them boasting screens larger ...
Apple eyes two bigger displays for iPhone, another report saysCNET
Apple plans larger phones, no plastic exteriors: WSJUSA TODAY
Apple Is Working On Two Larger iPhones, Per WSJTechCrunch
Wall Street Journal -Financial Post -Times of India
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Twitter adds analytics for Cards - CNET

January 23, 2014 - 12:54pm

Twitter adds analytics for Cards
CNET
The new system should give publishers using Cards a much better sense of how much interaction their tweets are getting. Daniel Terdiman. by Daniel Terdiman. January 23, 2014 10:49 AM PST. Follow @GreeterDan. A look at some of the information ...
Social media: Twitter announces new analytics feature to help website owners ...SmartCompany.com.au
Twitter Beefs Up Its Analytics OfferingRe/code
Twitter Cards analytics dashboard brings advertisers increased insightSlashGear
Adweek -WebProNews
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