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CNN Election Night anchors use Microsoft Surface tablets as iPad kickstands ... - Tech Times

November 5, 2014 - 3:07pm

Daily Mail

CNN Election Night anchors use Microsoft Surface tablets as iPad kickstands ...
Tech Times
In a lot of ways, there's really no competing with the iPad. Apple has such a massive hold over the market with its electronics, it'd be silly for any smaller company to try and compete directly. Then again, if one company were to pay another to feature that brand, ...
Busted! Surface tablets used as iPad stands during CNN election coverageMashable
Microsoft's Marketing Totally Backfired When CNN Used Its Devices as iPad ...Adweek
TV Anchors Used Microsoft Surfaces to Hide Their iPads on Election NightPopular Mechanics

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Google Maps App Gets 'Material Design' Update - PC Magazine

November 5, 2014 - 2:01pm

TrustedReviews

Google Maps App Gets 'Material Design' Update
PC Magazine
When you open up the Google Maps app on your Android or iPhone over the next few days, things are going to look a little different. Google on Wednesday announced it is giving the app a makeover, complete with bright pops of color and a fresh design.
Google Maps gets better integration with Uber and OpenTableMashable
Google Maps App Adds OpenTable Restaurant ReservationsWall Street Journal (blog)
Google Drive fueled with Chrome extension, Maps now charted for UberZDNet
Apple Insider -Phandroid.com -androidandme.com
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This Drone Launches From a Wristband, Flies Back Like a Boomerang - Popular Mechanics

November 5, 2014 - 1:35pm

This Drone Launches From a Wristband, Flies Back Like a Boomerang
Popular Mechanics
Combine equal parts quadcopter, wristband, camera, and boomerang, and guess what? Somehow you've mangled together a half-million dollar idea. The Nixie wearable camera drone, described above, has just taken the $500,000 dollar pot in Intel's Make it ...

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Google Maps app gets material design makeover & better Uber integration - AndroidOS.in

November 5, 2014 - 12:24pm

AndroidOS.in

Google Maps app gets material design makeover & better Uber integration
AndroidOS.in
New Google Maps Google has announced that it has started rolling out the updated version of Maps Android app in Google Play. Like most Google app updates recently, the major change in the latest update for Maps Android app is the inclusion of material ...

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Android Lollipop Guide: Best Ever Gmail And 36% Extra Battery Life - Forbes

November 5, 2014 - 10:57am

Android Lollipop Guide: Best Ever Gmail And 36% Extra Battery Life
Forbes
We've steadily seen Google's new UI concept, Material Design, make its way into our devices over the last couple of months in small KitKat updates, but the full experience is something else entirely. A number of Google's stalwart icons and applications have ...

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Activision CEO Says 'Destiny 2' Has Begun Development - GameFront

November 5, 2014 - 10:45am

GameFront

Activision CEO Says 'Destiny 2' Has Begun Development
GameFront
Activision Publishing CEO Eric Hirshberg has confirmed that the next “full game” in the Destiny series is already under development. The confirmation came during yesterday's post-earnings financial call. In addition to announcing that Destiny had grossed ...
Destiny Sequel in the WorksTwinfinite
Work on Expansions of Destiny has begun, declares Activision PublishingMaine News
Destiny 2 currently in developmentShacknews
Reuters -GameSpot -Gamasutra
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Chrysler's Profits Surge on Strong US Sales - Wall Street Journal

November 5, 2014 - 10:29am

Wall Street Journal

Chrysler's Profits Surge on Strong US Sales
Wall Street Journal
Chrysler's earnings rose 32% in the third quarter. Above, Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne, third from left, last month at the New York Stock Exchange. AP. By. Christina Rogers. Updated Nov. 5, 2014 11:05 a.m. ET. 0 COMMENTS. Chrysler Group LLC ...
Chrysler's Net Income Rises 32% on Jeep and Pickup SalesBloomberg
Chrysler Group profit jumps, keeps 2014 outlook; shares gainReuters
Chrysler 3Q Earnings up 32 Pct. on Rising SalesABC News
The Detroit News -Pensacola News Journal
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'Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare' Demonstrates The Continuing Struggle Of First ... - Forbes

November 5, 2014 - 10:06am

Forbes

'Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare' Demonstrates The Continuing Struggle Of First ...
Forbes
I recently finished up the rather lengthy Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare campaign, which has Kevin Spacey acting out an alternate universe version of House of Cards season 3 where Frank Underwood takes over the entire planet, the next logical step after ...
8 things I learned from new 'Call of Duty' multiplayerUSA TODAY
Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Voice Actor Troy Baker Reveals New Album ...BioGamer Girl Magazine
CoD Advanced Warfare dev lists improvements being worked onComputerandvideogames.com
Gamenguide -GameZone -Geek
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'Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare' Demonstrates The Continuing Struggle Of First ... - Forbes

November 5, 2014 - 10:05am

Forbes

'Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare' Demonstrates The Continuing Struggle Of First ...
Forbes
I recently finished up the rather lengthy Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare campaign, which has Kevin Spacey acting out an alternate universe version of House of Cards season 3 where Frank Underwood takes over the entire planet, the next logical step after ...

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IBM launches new cloud security practice - USA TODAY

November 5, 2014 - 9:10am

USA TODAY

IBM launches new cloud security practice
USA TODAY
SAN FRANCISCO – Companies are throwing sensitive data into the cloud as fast as they can get it there, to save money and be more nimble. But safety is a concern. An IBM survey out Wednesday finds that 44% of corporate security leaders are convinced a ...
Survey: Security Chiefs Expect Boost In Cloud Security SpendingCRN
Alert Logic Announces Security Solutions for IBM SoftLayerMarketWatch
IBM Launches Cross-Cloud Security ProtectionInformationWeek
Virtual Press Office (press release) -DigitalJournal.com -SC Magazine UK
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This Startup Thinks Your Workplace Needs Wearable Walkie-Talkies - Wired

November 5, 2014 - 9:02am

Wired

This Startup Thinks Your Workplace Needs Wearable Walkie-Talkies
Wired
Jesse Robbins just unveiled the wearable communication device he's been building inside a San Francisco startup called OnBeep. It's a $99, hand-free contraption that clips onto your shirt and wirelessly connects with your cellphone, so that you can instantly ...
OnBeep's Onyx wearable lets you talk with friends wherever there's a mobile signalVentureBeat
The Star Trek communicator is real -- and it's now on saleCNNMoney
Onyx: the Star Trek communicator made realSlashGear
The Verge -PCWorld -Business Insider
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Latest Air-Bag Recall: Audi Units May Not Fire When Ready - Businessweek

November 5, 2014 - 8:56am

Livemint

Latest Air-Bag Recall: Audi Units May Not Fire When Ready
Businessweek
Volkswagen AG (VOW) added to a wave of U.S. air-bag recalls, saying more than 100,000 late-model Audi cars need to be fixed. A software flaw means frontal air bags in the Audi A4 and S4 from the 2013 through 2015 model years may not deploy in crashes ...
Audi Recalling Nearly 102000 Cars to Fix Air BagsABC News
Audi Recalls 102000 Vehicles to Fix Air BagsAuto World News
Air Bag Issue Prompts Audi RecallKKTV 11 News

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The Talent Analytics Market Heats Up With New Cloud Offerings - Forbes

November 5, 2014 - 8:42am

New York Times

The Talent Analytics Market Heats Up With New Cloud Offerings
Forbes
The market for corporate talent analytics has gotten red hot in the last two years. Almost every major organization we talk with wants to build a “data-driven HR” program to help understand who to hire, identify the factors that drive retention, analyze employee ...
Workday plots wave of predictive analytic appsITworld.com
Workday to Put Employees Through a Big Data AnalysisNew York Times (blog)
Workday Wants to Be a One-Stop Shop for Business SoftwareWall Street Journal (blog)
Maine News -ZDNet
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Google Glass blocks your peripheral vision, new study reveals - Tech Times

November 5, 2014 - 8:23am

Tech Times

Google Glass blocks your peripheral vision, new study reveals
Tech Times
Wearing Google Glass causes an obstruction in the wearer's peripheral vision. Scientists warn that this situation poses a threat when one is driving, running, or cycling. (Photo : Google Glass / Google Plus). Scientists from the University of California in San ...

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Supercookies are tracking +100 million cell users, but are any privacy laws ... - Lexology (registration)

November 5, 2014 - 8:02am

New York Times

Supercookies are tracking +100 million cell users, but are any privacy laws ...
Lexology (registration)
Privacy advocates claim that Verizon is “silently modifying its users' web traffic on its network to inject a cookie-like tracker… sent to every unencrypted website a Verizon customer visits from a mobile device.” According to the Electronic Frontier Foundation ...
Verizon, AT&T tracking their users with 'supercookies'Washington Post
Verizon Injecting Perma-Cookies to Track Mobile Customers, Bypassing Privacy ...EFF
Does your phone company track you?Ars Technica
TIME -Marketplace.org
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Xiaomi maintains its lead over Samsung in China's smartphone market - PCWorld

November 5, 2014 - 6:01am

NDTV

Xiaomi maintains its lead over Samsung in China's smartphone market
PCWorld
The fast-rising Xiaomi has extended its hold over China's smartphone market, and continues to lead as the country's biggest vendor, with Samsung Electronics lagging in second place for the second quarter in a row. During the third quarter, Xiaomi shipped ...
Xiaomi plans to seek US$50b valuationThe Malay Mail Online
Xiaomi aspires to become world's most valuable privately owned company ...India Today
Xiaomi seeks funds, looks at $50-billion valuationEconomic Times
NDTV -Telecompaper (subscription) -Light Reading India
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Swype for iOS 8 understands 16 new languages and suggests emoji - Engadget

November 5, 2014 - 5:49am

9 to 5 Mac

Swype for iOS 8 understands 16 new languages and suggests emoji
Engadget
Still sticking to the default keyboard on your iPhone or iPad? Nuance is hoping you'll give Swype a try, that's why the company has updated its virtual keyboard with support for 16 new languages. These include Hungarian, Romanian, Russian and even ...
Swype For iOS 8 Understands More Languages, Gives Emoji SuggestionsUbergizmo
Swype keyboard app gets new languages, intuitive emoji inputTechnologyTell
First major Swype keyboard update offers intelligent Emoji support and moreAppAdvice
9 to 5 Mac (blog)
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Galaxy S6 leak reveals QHD screen, 64-bit chip and Android 5.0 - Inquirer

November 5, 2014 - 5:48am

India Today

Galaxy S6 leak reveals QHD screen, 64-bit chip and Android 5.0
Inquirer
YES, YOU READ THAT RIGHT. The first rumours surrounding the Galaxy S6, codenamed 'Project Zero', have surfaced online, revealing that Samsung is building the device from scratch. Sammobile has the scoop, and claims to be "pretty confident" about the ...
Project Zero: Samsung's reportedly working on Galaxy S6 from scratch, expected ...Firstpost
Samsung Galaxy Note Edge to launch in the US on Nov 14India Today
Samsung Is Already Working On The GALAXY S6Techtree.com
Northern Voices Online -CNET -SlashGear
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Snazzy steel Apple Watch could cost the same as the iPad Air 2 - Recombu

November 5, 2014 - 5:08am

Recombu

Snazzy steel Apple Watch could cost the same as the iPad Air 2
Recombu
The sleek and sexy stainless steel version of the Apple Watch will cost a wallet-emptying $500 according to the latest web rumours. The Apple Watch has been in the news rather a lot recently and not for particularly nice reasons either. Recent reports claim ...
Stainless steel Apple Watch could cost just $499, but gold will be 10 times as ...Cult of Mac

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Are You Compulsive About Texting & Driving? Survey Says…You Could Be - MarketWatch

November 5, 2014 - 5:03am

NDTV

Are You Compulsive About Texting & Driving? Survey Says…You Could Be
MarketWatch
DALLAS, Nov. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- If the ring, beep or buzz of your cell phone triggers an intense urge to respond, and you find yourself reaching for the phone – even when you're driving – you're not alone. A new survey commissioned by AT&T* and Dr.
Survey shows most people still text and drive despite dangersWLKY Louisville
Survey: Drivers capable of texting, drivingAtlanta Journal Constitution
Survey reports people text, drive knowing dangersOmaha World-Herald
Fox News -ABC News
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