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Chrysler recalls Jeep SUVs for ignition switches - The San Luis Obispo Tribune

July 22, 2014 - 4:34pm

Chrysler recalls Jeep SUVs for ignition switches
The San Luis Obispo Tribune
DETROIT — The ignition switch defects that engulfed General Motors are now a rapidly growing problem at Chrysler. Chrysler said Tuesday it is recalling up to 792,300 older Jeep SUVs worldwide because the ignition switches could fall out of the "run" ...

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Report: Google back in Europe's crosshairs over web domination claims - Register

July 22, 2014 - 4:27pm

Reuters

Report: Google back in Europe's crosshairs over web domination claims
Register
Regulators in Europe are reportedly expanding their anti-competition probe into Google – which was already under the microscope for screwing over its rivals in web search results, allegedly. The Wall Street Journal cited the proverbial "person with ...
EU ups antitrust pressure on Google; cites NSA scandal, Android domination as ...ZDNet
EU Regulators To Go After Google Inc On A Number Of Fronts?ValueWalk
EU May Revise Google's Antitrust Settlement, Says SourceWall Street Journal
Financial Times -KFGO
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Facebook Launches Save, A Read-It-Later List For Links, Places, And Media ... - TechCrunch

July 22, 2014 - 4:05pm

TechCrunch

Facebook Launches Save, A Read-It-Later List For Links, Places, And Media ...
TechCrunch
Two years after acqhiring read-it-later startup Spool, Facebook today launched a basic Pocket competitor called Save. It's a feature for iOS, Android, and web that lets you store links from News Feed and Facebook Pages for Places, Events, Movies, TV shows, ...

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Chrysler recalling up to 792000 SUVs over switches - USA TODAY

July 22, 2014 - 3:31pm

USA TODAY

Chrysler recalling up to 792000 SUVs over switches
USA TODAY
Chrysler Group is launching a massive recall involving ignition switches on older model SUVs. It says it will recall "an undetermined number of older-model SUVs" because the ignition switch can be bumped, moving it out of the "on" position and turn off the ...
Chrysler recalls Jeep SUVs for ignition switchesChron.com
Chrysler recalls older Jeep Commanders and Grand Cherokees for ignition switchAutomotive News

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Dragon Age: Inquisition Delayed to November - Kotaku

July 22, 2014 - 3:23pm

Forbes

Dragon Age: Inquisition Delayed to November
Kotaku
The next installment of Bioware's fantasy RPG franchise will be coming a month later than originally planned, according to a new blog post. Here's the word from executive producer Mark Darrah: I'm writing to let you know that Dragon Age: Inquisition has a ...
Dragon Age: Inquisition Delayed, Moves To November 21stTheSixthAxis

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Oracle builds on BlueKai acquisition with Data Cloud - PCWorld

July 22, 2014 - 2:47pm

Oracle builds on BlueKai acquisition with Data Cloud
PCWorld
Oracle is combining its BlueKai consumer data aggregation platform with other parts of its catalog to create Oracle Data Cloud, a data-as-a-service offering aimed at companies that want to reach customers and prospects across multiple channels. As part of ...
Oracle Launches Data Cloud and Data-as-a-Service OfferingsDestination CRM
Oracle Data Cloud builds off BlueKai merger for social, marketing dealsZDNet
New Oracle Data Cloud and Data-as-a-Service Offerings Redefine Data-Driven ...MarketWatch
AdAge.com
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Amazon Fire Phone Catching On - ValueWalk

July 22, 2014 - 2:16pm

ValueWalk

Amazon Fire Phone Catching On
ValueWalk
Five weeks after its launch, app submissions are at record levels, the company says, and the app submissions to the Amazon App store has more than doubled. (To provide context, the data sample is only five weeks long and thus without comparing directly to ...
Amazon Wallet Will Store Your Loyalty And Gift CardsUbergizmo
The Battle Of The Digital Wallets: Amazon Wallet Joins Google And Isis In The ...Hallels
Devs Buying Into Amazon's Fire PhoneHot Hardware
NFC World
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Google in-app purchases lawsuit can go ahead, judge rules - The Guardian

July 22, 2014 - 1:29pm

The Guardian

Google in-app purchases lawsuit can go ahead, judge rules
The Guardian
Google must face a class action lawsuit filed by a US woman whose son had bought online video game items without her consent, a federal judge ruled late on Monday as he turned down the company's request to dismiss the action. The case, which accuses ...

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What the Internet Can See From Your Cat Pictures - New York Times

July 22, 2014 - 1:19pm

Memeburn

What the Internet Can See From Your Cat Pictures
New York Times
Using cat pictures — that essential building block of the Internet — and a supercomputer, a Florida State University professor has built a site that shows the locations of the cats (at least at some point in time, given their nature) and, presumably, of their owners.
'I know where your cat lives' maps kitty photosLivingston Daily
Interactive map lets you cyberstalk cats using 1 MILLION geotagged photos on ...Daily Mail
'I know where your cat lives': Pet-stalking app proves privacy pointCBC.ca (blog)

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Ford unveils details about engines going in aluminum-body F-150 - The Detroit News

July 22, 2014 - 1:08pm

New York Daily News

Ford unveils details about engines going in aluminum-body F-150
The Detroit News
Doug Scott, marketing manager of Ford trucks, shows off the weight difference between the 2014 F-150 on the left and the 2015 F-150 on Tuesday. (Clarence Tabb Jr / The Detroit News). Dearborn— Ford Motor Co. on Tuesday revealed details about the ...
Ford's new 2.7-liter truck V-6 will produce 325 horsepowerDallas Morning News (blog)
Will Ford's Earnings Disappoint Again? (F)Seeking Alpha
Ford's new F-150 weighs 732 lbs. less than outgoing modelDetroit Free Press
Wall Street Journal -Businessweek -autoevolution
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Ford CEO Replaces Farley as Head of Lincoln Luxury Line - Businessweek

July 22, 2014 - 12:35pm

Forbes

Ford CEO Replaces Farley as Head of Lincoln Luxury Line
Businessweek
Mark Fields, Ford Motor Co. (F:US)'s new chief executive officer, named a new head of the automaker's struggling Lincoln luxury line, replacing Jim Farley, who remains the company's global marketing chief. In his first personnel moves since becoming CEO ...
Galhotra succeeds Farley at Ford as head of Lincoln brandReuters
Ford Names New Leader for Lincoln DivisionWall Street Journal
Ford's New CEO Taps Lockheed Star To Lead InnovationForbes
Detroit Free Press -Automotive News
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Lads from Lagos turn from 419 scams to basic malware slinging - Register

July 22, 2014 - 12:05pm

International Business Times UK

Lads from Lagos turn from 419 scams to basic malware slinging
Register
Nigerian scammers are developing beyond 419 advanced-fee fraud scams against individuals by using trojans to steal valuable information from businesses instead. Security researchers at Palo Alto Networks reports that cyber criminals in Nigeria have ...
The New Nigerian Email SwindleNew York Times (blog)
Nigerian '419' Scammers Move into Big Time CybercrimeInternational Business Times UK
How Nigerian cyber criminals have evolvedHelp Net Security
CNNMoney
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Survey: Facebook scores low in customer satisfaction - USA TODAY

July 22, 2014 - 11:51am

USA TODAY

Survey: Facebook scores low in customer satisfaction
USA TODAY
SAN FRANCISCO -- Some Americans still love to hate Facebook and other social media services. That's according to an annual survey from the American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI) released Tuesday. Social media companies are the fourth-lowest ...
Social Networks Bomb In Customer SatisfactionInformationWeek
Survey: Social media leave you unsatisfiedGeekSided
Facebook low in customer satisfaction, while Pinterest ranks high, survey says.SiliconBeat
MarketWatch -AllFacebook -Poynter.org
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Teradata's Hadoop dreams lead to two company acquisitions - ZDNet

July 22, 2014 - 11:13am

Teradata's Hadoop dreams lead to two company acquisitions
ZDNet
Teradata announced Tuesday that is has acquired the big data companies Revelytix and Hadapt. Teradata said it acquired the companies last week for undisclosed amounts. Employees and intellectual property from Hadapt and Revelytix will be integrated ...
Teradata acquires assets of Hadapt, Revelytix for big dataPCWorld
Teradata acquires two “big data” firmsDayton Daily News
Teradata buys two East Coast companiesDayton Business Journal
BostInno -Wall Street Journal
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China Will Crack Down on Pornography in Mobile Apps - NBCNews.com

July 22, 2014 - 10:36am

NBCNews.com

China Will Crack Down on Pornography in Mobile Apps
NBCNews.com
China will crack down on smartphone apps featuring pornography and obscene content, the government said on Tuesday, the latest move in an official campaign to 'clean the Internet'. The ruling Communist Party has since last year intensified a campaign ...

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Apple iWatch: iTime patent gives first look at smartwatch with iPhone connectivity ... - Mirror.co.uk

July 22, 2014 - 10:02am

Telegraph.co.uk

Apple iWatch: iTime patent gives first look at smartwatch with iPhone connectivity ...
Mirror.co.uk
The application, which was granted by the US patent office today, features a number of prospective designs, one of which has a strap with a removable body, similar to the last generation iPod Nano. It mentions motion sensors, GPS and wireless, as well as a ...
Apple iTime Smartwatch Revealed in PatentsPopular Mechanics
Is this Apple's new iWatch?CNNMoney
Apple and Samsung find themselves on the same side in patent fightZDNet
Know Your Mobile -Business Insider Australia -Mac Rumors
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Hands on with Xiaomi's Mi 4, a high-end handset, with an iPhone look - PCWorld

July 22, 2014 - 9:35am

Firstpost

Hands on with Xiaomi's Mi 4, a high-end handset, with an iPhone look
PCWorld
Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi jokes that its newest handset, built out of stainless steel, is like a “kitchen knife,” but iPhone-esque might be the better comparison. The company Tuesday announced its latest flagship phone, the Mi 4, which is a ...
Get Fit for $13 With Xiaomi MiBandPC Magazine
Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi launches sleek new phone and $13 fitness ...VentureBeat
Meet the handset claiming to be the 'world's fastest smartphone'TechRadar UK
Ubergizmo -Hindu Business Line
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Cybercrime wave whacks European banks - Network World

July 22, 2014 - 9:10am

New York Times

Cybercrime wave whacks European banks
Network World
Banks across Europe are now coping with a wave of cybercrime in which crooks are transferring funds out of customer accounts through a scam involving bypassing some two-factor authentication systems to steal large sums, according to a security firm ...
Hackers Find Way to Outwit Tough Security at Banking SitesNew York Times (blog)
Malware Bypasses 2-Factor AuthenticationBankInfoSecurity.com
Over 30 financial institutions defrauded by phone apps used to intercept ...Reuters UK

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Verizon's FiOS revenues rise 14.4% to $3.1B on strong broadband, video adds - FierceTelecom

July 22, 2014 - 9:05am

USA TODAY

Verizon's FiOS revenues rise 14.4% to $3.1B on strong broadband, video adds
FierceTelecom
Verizon's (NYSE: VZ) FiOS results bounced back in the second quarter, with revenues rising 14.4 percent year-over-year to $3.1 billion due to an uptick in both broadband and video subscriptions. FiOS Internet penetration was 40.1 percent at the end of the ...
Tech Five: Netflix, Verizon steady off earningsUSA TODAY
Verizon to debut LTE multicast in 2015FierceCable
Verizon Continues 4G LTE Capacity Spend in Q2Light Reading
Daily Press -The Next Digit -Uncover California
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Hands-on with Nvidia's Shield tablet: A slick experience, on the small and big ... - PCWorld

July 22, 2014 - 8:14am

VentureBeat

Hands-on with Nvidia's Shield tablet: A slick experience, on the small and big ...
PCWorld
Notebooks optimized for hardcore gaming have competed with desktop PCs for years. Now Nvidia promises to takes gaming to the next logical step: the tablet. Nvidia announced its 8-inch, Android-based Shield tablet Tuesday, with a price tag starting at $299 ...
Nvidia Expands Shield Line With Tegra K1-Powered Shield TabletPC Magazine
A big wow for Android: Nvidia launches its Shield Tablet for hardcore mobile ...VentureBeat
Nvidia's Shield Tablet Makes a Good First Impression, Not So Sure About the ...GameSpot
Forbes -TechCrunch -GigaOM
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