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At The Gadget Show: BlackBerry promotes security expertise - U-T San Diego

January 7, 2015 - 4:17pm

At The Gadget Show: BlackBerry promotes security expertise
U-T San Diego
LAS VEGAS (AP) — BlackBerry says it will use its expertise in secured messaging services to offer new ways for cars, home appliances and other devices to communicate with each other while keeping data secure and private. In the emerging field known as ...

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Intel Compute Stick is Full PC in USB Key - Tom's Guide

January 7, 2015 - 4:13pm

Gigaom

Intel Compute Stick is Full PC in USB Key
Tom's Guide
LAS VEGAS - Stick computers are nothing new. Inexpensive Android Mini PCs from no-name brands have run Google's mobile OS on inexpensive but effective processors from RockChip or AllWinner for several years now. However, this week Intel wants to ...
Look! A PC On A Stick!TechCrunch
The $149 Intel Compute Stick is the world's smallest Windows PC.CNNMoney
Intel's Compute Stick is a dirt-cheap Windows PC that fits in the palm of your handPCWorld
Digital Trends -Engadget -SlashGear
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AT&T to let unused data roll over to next month - USA TODAY

January 7, 2015 - 3:53pm

USA TODAY

AT&T to let unused data roll over to next month
USA TODAY
LAS VEGAS — AT&T and T-Mobile are going at it—again. This time it's over plans that let customers roll over high-speed data from month to month. On Wednesday, AT&T announced that starting January 25, the carrier's 50 million Mobile Share Value ...

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Intel Announces $300 Million Tech Diversity Initiative - PC Magazine

January 7, 2015 - 2:21pm

Intel Announces $300 Million Tech Diversity Initiative
PC Magazine
LAS VEGAS—Chip giant Intel on Tuesday pledged to invest $300 million over the next five years to improve the diversity of the company's workforce. "It's not good enough to say we value diversity and then underrepresent women and minorities," Intel CEO ...

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Rumor: New 12-inch Macbook Air will have just two ports - Christian Science Monitor

January 7, 2015 - 1:36pm

Christian Science Monitor

Rumor: New 12-inch Macbook Air will have just two ports
Christian Science Monitor
The redesigned Macbook Air, due out later this year, will have just a single USB Type-C port and a headphone jack, according to a report from 9to5Mac. USB Type-C cables are reversible, and can power a display or charge a computer.

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BlackBerry Wants to Help Cure Cancer - PC Magazine

January 7, 2015 - 1:01pm

Financial Post

BlackBerry Wants to Help Cure Cancer
PC Magazine
LAS VEGAS— BlackBerry will interrogate your blood. At BlackBerry's press conference here at CES, NantHealth CEO Dr. Patrick Soon-Shiong showed off the HBox, a little gadget that acts as a secure health hub. But that's a boring way to describe it. Let me ...
BlackBerry climbs out of your pocket and into the internet of thingsEngadget
BlackBerry making its case for Internet of ThingsCNET
BlackBerry unveils IoT platform, AT&T phone deals (BBRY)Seeking Alpha
FierceCIO -Financial Post -CBC.ca
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CES 2015: How to Fake Your Way Into Sounding Like a Tech Expert - ABC News

January 7, 2015 - 12:52pm

ABC News

CES 2015: How to Fake Your Way Into Sounding Like a Tech Expert
ABC News
More than two million square feet of convention floor in Las Vegas has turned into a technology wonderland this week, complete with cutting-edge gadgets and consumer-ready products. The 2015 International Consumer Electronics Show is a technology ...
Are quantum dot TVs – and their toxic ingredients – actually better for the ...The Conversation US
Best 4K TVs at CES 2015 from Samsung, LG, Sony and moreInternational Business Times UK
The future is so bright it's ... quantum dot televisionsScience Codex
IEEE Spectrum -CNET
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Dridex Banking Malware Abuses Microsoft Office Macros to Infect Users - eWeek

January 7, 2015 - 12:04pm

PCWorld

Dridex Banking Malware Abuses Microsoft Office Macros to Infect Users
eWeek
The attacks, largely against users in the United Kingdom, are leveraging macros in Microsoft Office documents to infect users. The Dridex banking malware is being used in a malicious spam campaign that is generating 15,000 emails a day, according to ...
Macro-based malware is making a comeback, researchers warnInfoWorld
Dridex Banking Trojan Spreading Via Office MacrosThreatpost

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August Launches A $50 WiFi Bridge Called August Connect To Open Its Smart ... - TechCrunch

January 7, 2015 - 12:01pm

TechCrunch

August Launches A $50 WiFi Bridge Called August Connect To Open Its Smart ...
TechCrunch
Home automation startup August first came to market with a smart lock that allows users to get inside their homes without having to reach for their keys. But now it's launching a new device, called August Connect, that will connect its smart lock to the Internet ...
August Connect adds internet connectivity to its Smart LockEngadget
August Launches 'Connect' Wi-Fi Bridge to Add Internet Connectivity to Popular ...Mac Rumors
August Connect boosts home automation with remote accessSlashGear
Wall Street Journal (blog) -Forbes -Gizmodo
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The Witcher 3's System Requirements Were Revealed and Twitter Cried - Twinfinite

January 7, 2015 - 11:51am

Twinfinite

The Witcher 3's System Requirements Were Revealed and Twitter Cried
Twinfinite
Unless you've been trapped under a high resolution rock for the past few hours, you'll know that system requirements for Cd Projekt Red's upcoming RPG The Witcher 3 have been unveiled. In short, they're a little steep for many PC gamers. Some gamers ...
The Witcher 3's system requirements are steep, but surprisingly reasonablePCWorld
The Witcher 3 PC Requirements Detailedmxdwn.com
The Witcher 3 PC requirements releasedShacknews
Gameranx
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The Newly Redesigned BlackBerry Passport Arrives Exclusively at AT&T - MarketWatch

January 7, 2015 - 11:17am

TechOne3

The Newly Redesigned BlackBerry Passport Arrives Exclusively at AT&T
MarketWatch
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA, Jan 07, 2015 (Marketwired via COMTEX) -- 2015 International CES -AT&T(1) and BlackBerry Limited BBRY, +0.47% (BB), a global leader in mobile communications, today announced that the newly redesigned BlackBerry(R) Passport ...
BlackBerry rounds its Passport for US customersToronto Star
AT&T will soon sell an even sexier version of the BlackBerry PassportBGR

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Certainties in 2015: Death, Taxes and the New World of IoT - Data Center Knowledge

January 7, 2015 - 10:32am

Certainties in 2015: Death, Taxes and the New World of IoT
Data Center Knowledge
Robert Haynes has been in the IT industry for over 20 years and is a member of the F5 Marketing Architecture team where he spends his time taking technology products and turning them into business solutions. Follow Robert Haynes on Twitter @TekBob.

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Fact sheet: 2015 Lincoln MKC - Charlotte Observer

January 7, 2015 - 10:25am

Fact sheet: 2015 Lincoln MKC
Charlotte Observer
OPTIONS: Reserve equipment group (includes panorama vista roof, navigation system with voice recognition, heated and cooled front seats, configurable daytime running lights) $3,700; technology package (includes forward sensing, lane-keeping system, ...

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AT&T will let you roll over data - CNNMoney

January 7, 2015 - 9:59am

PhoneDog

AT&T will let you roll over data
CNNMoney
Starting Jan. 25, anyone on AT&T's "mobile share value" plan will automatically start rolling over unused data from one month to the next. It can be used by everyone on any device in the plan. The catch? There's a one-month expiration date. Your February ...
AT&T Gives More Than 50 Million Mobile Share Value® Subscribers Shareable ...MarketWatch
AT&T Rollover Data starts January 25Mind Of The Geek
AT&T Introduces Rollover Data, Rollover your unused Data each MonthAndroid Headlines - Android News
BGR -FierceWireless -PhoneDog
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Fact sheet: 2015 Lincoln MKC - MiamiHerald.com

January 7, 2015 - 9:23am

Fact sheet: 2015 Lincoln MKC
MiamiHerald.com
2015 Lincoln MKC AWD. BASE PRICE: $33,100 for 2.0 EcoBoost FWD; $35,595 for 2.0 EcoBoost AWD; $40,145 for 2.3 EcoBoost AWD. PRICE AS TESTED: $49,650. TYPE: Front-engine, all-wheel drive, five-passenger, compact, premium sport utility vehicle.

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Zano's tiny drone wants to make aerial photography cheaper - Engadget

January 7, 2015 - 8:45am

BDlive

Zano's tiny drone wants to make aerial photography cheaper
Engadget
If there's one problem with using a drone for aerial photography, it's that the cost of buying one is prohibitively high. It's not likely that regular folks are likely to splash out the better part of a thousand dollars on a drone and more for an action cam to accompany ...
Zano Drone Takes Selfies to New HeightsTom's Guide
Forget selfies, could 2015 be the year of 'dronies'?Telegraph.co.uk
British 'nano drone' Zano reaches £2m of Kickstarter crowdfundingThe Guardian
Telecompaper (subscription) -CNET -Quartz
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Police in China disclose contract for mobile phone snooping - Reuters

January 7, 2015 - 6:18am

NewsHub.org

Police in China disclose contract for mobile phone snooping
Reuters
BEIJING Jan 7 (Reuters) - China's push for government transparency appears to have gone awry in one eastern city after police disclosed on their website a 149,000-yuan ($23,983-) contract to develop software for hacking mobile phones. Public security ...
China police inadvertently admit to buying malware to spy on citizensWashington Post (blog)
Police in China Accidentally Disclose Contract for Mobile Phone HackingNDTV
Wanted by Police: Trojan Horse in Hack-Averse ChinaWall Street Journal (blog)

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Md. station's Twitter, website hacked by ISIS supporters - WXIA-TV

January 7, 2015 - 4:58am

CBS News

Md. station's Twitter, website hacked by ISIS supporters
WXIA-TV
The website and Twitter account for TV station WBOC were hacked Tuesday by someone claiming to be sympathetic to ISIS. Loading… Post to Facebook. Md. station's Twitter, website hacked by ISIS supporters The website and Twitter account for TV station ...
Md. station's Twitter, website hacked by ISIL supportersChicago Sun-Times
Hackers claiming to be affiliated with ISIS hack twitter accounts of U.S. MediaTechworm
ISIS hacker group Cyber Caliphate hacks U.S. news outletsNew York Daily News
WBOC TV 16 -Baltimore Sun
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LG Smartwatch With Custom Android Wear-Build for Audi Teased at CES 2015 - NDTV

January 7, 2015 - 4:34am

NDTV

LG Smartwatch With Custom Android Wear-Build for Audi Teased at CES 2015
NDTV
Amidst a number of laptop, tablet and smartphone launches, the ongoing CES 2015 event is also witnessing tech companies focusing their energies towards the automobile industry, which is undergoing a transformation. In a reversal of that trend, an LG ...
CES 2015: Audi Prologue with a self driving system!Economic Times
Audi A7 Concept Autonomously Drove Itself 560 Miles To VegasHybrid Cars News
Audi drives auto-pilot car from San Francisco to Las VegasLas Vegas Sun
GeekWire -Jalopnik -Examiner.com
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Internet Archive brings nearly 2400 MS-DOS games online - New York Daily News

January 7, 2015 - 3:40am

New York Daily News

Internet Archive brings nearly 2400 MS-DOS games online
New York Daily News
You no longer need a floppy disk drive to play old school computer games. Nearly 2,400 MS-DOS games are now available online thanks to Internet Archive, a nonprofit digital history library. Gamers can travel The Oregon Trail, find treasure with Indiana ...

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