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AT&T and DirecTV argue merger will benefit customers in FCC filing - Los Angeles Times

June 11, 2014 - 7:38pm

Reuters

AT&T and DirecTV argue merger will benefit customers in FCC filing
Los Angeles Times
AT&T and DirecTV argue that together their size will give them more clout to negotiate with programmers. AT&T and DirecTV argue that together their size will give them more clout to negotiate with programmers. (Larry W. Smith / EPA). Joe Flint contact the ...
AT&T defends DirecTV deal to US regulatorsReuters
AT&T makes case for $48.5 billion merger with DirecTVCNET (blog)
AT&T Pitches DirecTV Acquisition to RegulatorsHollywood Reporter
Wall Street Journal -Re/code -Businessweek
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Getting sweaty with the future of Sony's virtual reality - Engadget

June 11, 2014 - 6:32pm

Getting sweaty with the future of Sony's virtual reality
Engadget
The private room, elevated above the crazed throngs of E3 attendees, was dark and oppressively stuffy. Inside, Conan O'Brien lay on a bean bag in front of Sony's newest virtual reality demo for its Project Morpheus headset: Street Luge. And he was ...

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Getting sweaty with the future of Sony's virtual reality - Engadget

June 11, 2014 - 6:32pm

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Getting sweaty with the future of Sony's virtual reality
Engadget
The private room, elevated above the crazed throngs of E3 attendees, was dark and oppressively stuffy. Inside, Conan O'Brien lay on a bean bag in front of Sony's newest virtual reality demo for its Project Morpheus headset: Street Luge. And he was ...
Two GI Editors Discuss VR And Project MorpheusGame Informer
[E3 2014] A Super Creepy Debut Trailer for 'The Assembly'Bloody Disgusting
E3 2014: The Assembly revealed as Oculus Rift, Project Morpheus gameDigital Spy
The Globe and Mail
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Montana is only state without driver texting ban - Washington Post

June 11, 2014 - 6:23pm

Montana is only state without driver texting ban
Washington Post
HELENA, Mont. — Montana is now the only state in the nation that doesn't ban most drivers from texting since a new law took effect in South Carolina this week. Department of Transportation Director Mike Tooley said Wednesday that while he believes ...

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Lytro Illum Gets Official Specs, 500px and WebGL Integration - Popular Photography Magazine

June 11, 2014 - 6:01pm

Popular Photography Magazine

Lytro Illum Gets Official Specs, 500px and WebGL Integration
Popular Photography Magazine
April's announcement of the Lytro Illum generated a lot of excitement for the light field camera maker. With a totally redesigned body, far superior lens, and new sensor, the new camera is a radical change from the rectangular box that the original Lytro was.
Lytro Wants You To Change the Focus on Its PhotosAuto World News
Lytro hopes its new portable file format will become as common as jpegVentureBeat
Lytro Makes Interactive Web Player Open-Source, Partners with 500px for ...PetaPixel

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Feds probe Takata airbag injuries - USA TODAY

June 11, 2014 - 5:46pm

New York Times

Feds probe Takata airbag injuries
USA TODAY
Federal safety officials on Wednesday opened an investigation into 1.1 million vehicles equipped with Takata-brand airbags, now linked to six injuries and two deaths. The supplier's bags are used by at least seven car companies on their U.S.-market vehicles ...
Rupturing air bags trigger probe from federal governmentNewsday

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Parts maker Takata flags its air bags for problems again - Detroit Free Press

June 11, 2014 - 4:25pm

Parts maker Takata flags its air bags for problems again
Detroit Free Press
Takata Corp., the Japanese auto parts maker whose air bags led to the recall of more than 3 million vehicles last year, told Honda and other customers that the defective components might need to be fixed again. The U.S. Transportation Department ...

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Parrott USA Mini Drones Release Date: Robots Launch in August - Headlines & Global News

June 11, 2014 - 4:21pm

Headlines & Global News

Parrott USA Mini Drones Release Date: Robots Launch in August
Headlines & Global News
One of Parrott USA's soon-to-be released minidrones, Jumping Sumo. (Photo : Twitter Photo Section). Parrot USA's two mini drones will allow consumers to operate the robots using a digital app when they're released in August. According to Tomsguide, the ...
Parrot MiniDrones on Sale in August, We Go Hands-OnTom's Guide
Parrot's Jumping Sumo And Rolling Spider Minidrones Hit US Retail In AugustTechCrunch

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Apple execs praise new Beats advertising campaign - Los Angeles Times

June 11, 2014 - 2:58pm

Pocket Gamer.Biz

Apple execs praise new Beats advertising campaign
Los Angeles Times
Apple's Tim Cook and Eddy Cue have been praising Beats new 'Game Before The Game' ad on Twitter. Is Apple's praise of Beats new marketing campaign signs of problems with its own efforts? On the heels of reports that Apple Inc. has become dissatisfied ...
Is This the End of the Apple Brand As We Know It?Forbes
Beats Solo 2 Review: Great Looks, Now With Better SoundTechCrunch
Overlooked Upside Potential In Apple's Acquisition Of Beats Electronics (AAPL)Seeking Alpha
XXLMAG.COM -SOHH -Business 2 Community
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Intel, San Jose Leverage Internet of Things in Smart City Project - eWeek

June 11, 2014 - 2:38pm

eWeek

Intel, San Jose Leverage Internet of Things in Smart City Project
eWeek
The chip maker and city are running a six-month pilot program that addresses traffic, air pollution and water quality in San Jose. Intel is working with San Jose, Calif., officials on a pilot program designed to use technology to help improve the operations of the ...
In the wake of Intel's deal with San José, what makes a smart city?GigaOM
San José Implements Intel Technology for a Smarter CityWall Street Journal
Intel and San Jose's smart city will use real-time data to monitor air quality and ...Engadget
San Jose Mercury News
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Pinterest reaches Windows Phone, with some caveats - Engadget

June 11, 2014 - 1:56pm

Pinterest reaches Windows Phone, with some caveats
Engadget
Microsoft has made some giant strides in getting big social networks to hop aboard the Windows Phone bandwagon, but Pinterest has long been a no-show. Today, though, that changes: Pinterest has at last released an official beta app for its ...

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Official Pinterest app now available on Windows Phone - PhoneDog

June 11, 2014 - 1:21pm

PhoneDog

Official Pinterest app now available on Windows Phone
PhoneDog
Despite the fact that the app selection on Windows Phone is improving fairly regularly, there are still some folks that feel that the Windows Phone Store is a bit lacking. Today Microsoft can cross one more big-name app off of its “Need to Get” list, though, ...
Windows Phone 8.1 Update Release For Lumia Expected Later This MonthUbergizmo
Pinterest reaches Windows Phone, with some caveatsEngadget
Windows Phone 8.1 update cleared for liftoff on latest Lumia modelsTechRadar UK
SlashGear -WinBeta -Windows Phone Central
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Pinterest's Web Search Is About to Get Much More Powerful - Mashable

June 11, 2014 - 1:17pm

TechCrunch

Pinterest's Web Search Is About to Get Much More Powerful
Mashable
Pinterest's new Guided Search feature, which the company first unveiled on mobile in April, is coming to the web. Pinterest users will soon see a new search bar when they visit Pinterest.com, and just as it works on mobile, the search features will surface ...
Pinterest on the Web will read your mind now as it finally rolls out Guided SearchVentureBeat
Pinterest Moves Guided Search To Desktop, Hires Former Apple EngineersMediaPost Communications
Pinterest Becomes More Search Engine-Like With The Launch Of Guided ...TechCrunch
Ubergizmo -Social Times (blog) -Search Engine Land
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The PlayRoom on PS4 Getting New, Free Content This Summer (Update: Video) - PlayStation LifeStyle

June 11, 2014 - 1:04pm

The PlayRoom on PS4 Getting New, Free Content This Summer (Update: Video)
PlayStation LifeStyle
If you're one of the many people who owns the PlayStation Camera, and can therefore use the pre-installed The PlayRoom on PS4, you'll be happy to know that more content will be added to the title for free this summer. PlayStation detailed what you can ...

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Oculus Rift Gets Lucky with Three New Games - Tom's Guide

June 11, 2014 - 1:03pm

Game Informer

Oculus Rift Gets Lucky with Three New Games
Tom's Guide
Love your Oculus Rift, but running out of games to play? Well, you're in luck. Virtual-reality pioneer OculusVR has announced three new titles just in time for E3 2014. Fans of the "Alien" movie series can step into the dark, foreboding world of interstellar terror ...
Oculus Game Lucky's Tale Will Blow Your MindWired
Superhot Lives Up To Its Name In Virtual RealityGame Informer

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Taxis sow traffic chaos in Europe protesting against Uber car app - Reuters UK

June 11, 2014 - 12:56pm

Reuters UK

Taxis sow traffic chaos in Europe protesting against Uber car app
Reuters UK
LONDON/PARIS (Reuters) - Taxi drivers sowed traffic chaos in Europe's top cities on Wednesday by mounting one of the biggest protests ever against Uber, a U.S. car service whose smartphone app summons rides at the touch of a button. Hundreds of ...

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Twitter takes popular Tweetdeck app offline due to hacking - USA TODAY

June 11, 2014 - 12:24pm

USA TODAY

Twitter takes popular Tweetdeck app offline due to hacking
USA TODAY
Twitter shut down its popular TweetDeck application Wednesday after a code fix that was supposed to plug a security vulnerability failed. The company issued a notice saying "We've temporarily taken TweetDeck services down to assess today's earlier ...
Tweetdeck users hit by coding attackBBC News
If You're Using TweetDeck, Log Out: Vulnerability Gives Hackers AccessMashable
TweetDeck taken down due to security issueBoston Globe
Register -TIME -The Guardian
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Mercedes has fun-to-drive new entry model - Chron.com

June 11, 2014 - 11:12am

Mercedes has fun-to-drive new entry model
Chron.com
Mercedes-Benz's new entry-level car, the CLA, is a fun-to-drive, turbocharged, front-drive, compact sedan that looks more expensive than its $30,825 starting retail price. In fact, this lowest-priced Mercedes presents a competitive alternative to the 2014 BMW ...
Fact sheet: 2014 Mercedes CLAWashington Post

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RSS service Feedly vows to resist DDoS extortionists - Computerworld

June 11, 2014 - 10:48am

RSS service Feedly vows to resist DDoS extortionists
Computerworld
Computerworld - RSS aggregator Feedly today vowed not to give in to an extortion demand backed by a distributed-denial-of service (DDoS) attack that knocked its site offline eary Wednesday. Service was briefly restored at approximately 11:15 a.m. ET (8:15 ...

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'Powers' TV series set for PlayStation Network launch in December - HitFix

June 11, 2014 - 9:32am

HitFix

'Powers' TV series set for PlayStation Network launch in December
HitFix
E3 brings massive video game news every year, but with companies expanding gaming platforms to other media, other big announcements have become a part of the deal -- case in point, Brian Michael Bendis took the stage for the Sony PlayStation keynote ...

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