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JB Hi-Fi's one day sale gives Microsoft Surface Pro 2 256GB a $200 discount - TechRadar UK

June 16, 2014 - 8:24pm

TechCrunch

JB Hi-Fi's one day sale gives Microsoft Surface Pro 2 256GB a $200 discount
TechRadar UK
Microsoft's Surface Pro 3 might be arriving in a couple of months, but if you want a 10-inch Surface Pro, then JB Hi-Fi has a great deal for you during its one day sale today. With $200 off, you can get the Surface Pro 2 with 256GB of storage for $1268, allowing ...
Fly Or Die: Microsoft Surface Pro 3TechCrunch

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NPD: Video game console sales double in May - USA TODAY

June 16, 2014 - 6:23pm

USA TODAY

NPD: Video game console sales double in May
USA TODAY
Sales of Microsoft's Xbox One and Sony's PlayStation 4 continue to fuel a surge in retail video game sales in the U.S.. Console sales in May more than doubled during the same time last year, says research from NPD Group. Overall, hardware sales rose 95% ...
Sony Beats Microsoft in Console Sales for Fifth MonthBusinessweek
PS4 Tops NPD May 2014 Sales Charts in US Again; Wii U and Vita Both UpGameSpot
May NPD: PS4 leads hardware sales, month fiveJoystiq
GameSided -VentureBeat -Game Informer (blog)
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April Windows 7 Patch Needed to Get June IE Updates - Tom's Guide

June 16, 2014 - 5:53pm

April Windows 7 Patch Needed to Get June IE Updates
Tom's Guide
Sometimes people forget to update their computers when a new software patch is released. Sometimes they don't realize they should. And sometimes they just don't want to update. If you use Internet Explorer 11 on Windows 7 and you haven't installed ...

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GM recalls 3.16 million more for switches - USA TODAY

June 16, 2014 - 5:27pm

USA TODAY

GM recalls 3.16 million more for switches
USA TODAY
General Motors said it will recall 3.16 million mid-size and large cars to modify their ignition keys to prevent the same problem that has been blamed for 13 deaths and 54 crashes in small cars that GM recalled earlier this year. Simultaneously GM announced ...
GM has recalled nearly 18 million US vehicles this yearWashington Post
GM Recalls More Cars Over Ignition Switch IssuesWall Street Journal
GM's 2014 Recall Tally Tops 20 Million As Ignition-Switch Recall DoublesForbes
CNNMoney -Financial Times -Bloomberg
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Fab Five: The First Round Of Google Glass Certified Partners - CRN

June 16, 2014 - 5:08pm

CRN

Fab Five: The First Round Of Google Glass Certified Partners
CRN
Google in a post Monday morning unveiled what it's calling its "first round" of certified partners for Google Glass. Hundreds of enterprise developers applied for the Glass at Work partnership, according to the post. These partnerships are all made in the hopes ...
Google picks first partners to convince businesses to use GlassLos Angeles Times
More Evidence That Google Glass Will Be A Hit With BusinessesBusiness Insider Australia
Google Reveals First 'Glass for Work' PartnersPC Magazine
Android Headlines - Android News -Droid Life
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June 16, 2014 - 5:03pm

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Cult of Mac
The New York Times featured a fascinating profile of Tim Cook on Sunday, describing his leadership style at Apple — including his role in product development, his efforts to grow the Apple brand, and his “quiet” approach to design. The profile also features a ...

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Tech giants seek to halt overseas snooping by US - Daily American Online

June 16, 2014 - 3:09pm

Tech giants seek to halt overseas snooping by US
Daily American Online
NEW YORK (AP) — Microsoft Corp. and four other large American technology companies are using a Manhattan court case to draw a line in the cloud, saying the U.S. government has no right to seize computer data stored outside the country. U.S. companies ...

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Box buys YC-backed cloud storage startup Streem - Silicon Valley Business Journal

June 16, 2014 - 2:24pm

VentureBeat

Box buys YC-backed cloud storage startup Streem
Silicon Valley Business Journal
Aaron Levie's online file-sharing company Box agreed to acquire Y Combinator-backed startup Streem for an undisclosed sum. Sarah Drake: Contributor- Silicon Valley Business Journal. Box Inc. is acquiring Streem, a private online video storage locker ...
Box Buys Streem, A Cloud Storage Startup That's Going To Free Up Your Hard ...Businessinsider India

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Apple partner Nuance exploring sale, reportedly in talks with Samsung - Apple Insider

June 16, 2014 - 2:09pm

BGR

Apple partner Nuance exploring sale, reportedly in talks with Samsung
Apple Insider
Nuance Communications, the voice recognition company whose technology helps to power Apple's Siri personal assistant, is said to be exploring a sale of the company, with Apple rival Samsung allegedly a potential suitor. Siri. Nuance's apparent interest in ...
Burlington's Nuance reportedly in sales talks with SamsungBoston Globe
Samsung might buy Nuance, the speech recognition behind Siri, S Voice, and ...Mobile Burn
Nuance Communications exploring possible saleMarketWatch
BGR -KFGO
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Microsoft releases a browser just for developers - Computerworld

June 16, 2014 - 1:03pm

Microsoft releases a browser just for developers
Computerworld
IDG News Service - Developers can try out new features of the next version of Internet Explorer using a test edition Microsoft has released for their use. The Internet Explorer Developer Channel, which can be downloaded for Windows 8.1 and Windows 7 SP1, ...

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Florida gas prices expected to rise amid Iraq chaos - Sarasota Herald-Tribune

June 16, 2014 - 12:56pm

CBS Local

Florida gas prices expected to rise amid Iraq chaos
Sarasota Herald-Tribune
Shiite tribal fighters raise their weapons and chant slogans against the al-Qaida-inspired Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) in Basra, Iraq's second-largest city, 340 miles (550 kilometers) southeast of Baghdad, Iraq, Monday, June 16, 2014. (AP Photo/ ...
Gas prices up 2 cents in Rhode Island, to $3.70Businessweek
Iraqi violence likely to send retail gas prices upThe Albany Herald
Gas prices inch downward, but Iraq upheaval could sent them soaringSacramento Bee
Fontana Herald-News -Boston Globe
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Microsoft debuts cloud-based machine learning - TG Daily

June 16, 2014 - 12:42pm

TG Daily

Microsoft debuts cloud-based machine learning
TG Daily
Microsoft is introducing a new cloud-based service called Azure Machine Learning that helps companies use data analysis to predict behavior. The service lets users build and test algorithms that can predict purchasing patterns, electricity usage and more.
Microsoft to provide drag-and-drop machine learning on AzureGigaOM

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Microsoft releases a browser just for developers - PC Advisor

June 16, 2014 - 10:38am

Microsoft releases a browser just for developers
PC Advisor
Developers can try out new features of the next version of Internet Explorer using a test edition Microsoft has released for their use. The Internet Explorer Developer Channel, which can be downloaded for Windows 8.1 and Windows 7 SP1, runs independently ...

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Facebook's iPad App Becomes An Entertainment Hub With Game Discovery And ... - TechCrunch

June 16, 2014 - 10:35am

TechCrunch

Facebook's iPad App Becomes An Entertainment Hub With Game Discovery And ...
TechCrunch
Over 70 percent of people who use Facebook for iPad played a Facebook-connected game in the past 90 days, so the company is helping them discover or re-engage with games through a new home page sidebar it starts testing today on its iPad app.
Facebook IPad App Update Focused On Trending Topics And Videos, GamesAllFacebook
Facebook rolling out new discovery panel for iPad with game and trending news ...9 to 5 Mac
Use Facebook on Your iPad? Get Ready to See More Games.Re/code
StreetInsider.com (subscription)
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Samsung Galaxy Note 4 to rival LG G3 with 5.7in QHD screen - Inquirer

June 16, 2014 - 10:21am

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 to rival LG G3 with 5.7in QHD screen
Inquirer
Samsung Galaxy Note 3 with Android 4.3 Jelly Bean SAMSUNG REPORTEDLY will challenge the LG G3 with its next Galaxy Note smartphone, which looks set to feature a 5.7in QHD screen. LG has been keen to boast that the 5.5in 2560x1440 resolution ...

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Microsoft releases a browser just for developers - Good Gear Guide

June 16, 2014 - 10:20am

Good Gear Guide

Microsoft releases a browser just for developers
Good Gear Guide
Developers can try out new features of the next version of Internet Explorer using a test edition Microsoft has released for their use. The Internet Explorer Developer Channel, which can be downloaded for Windows 8.1 and Windows 7 SP1, runs independently ...

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Microsoft releases a browser just for developers - PCWorld

June 16, 2014 - 10:09am

Australian Techworld

Microsoft releases a browser just for developers
PCWorld
Developers can try out new features of the next version of Internet Explorer using a test edition Microsoft has released for their use. The Internet Explorer Developer Channel, which can be downloaded for Windows 8.1 and Windows 7 SP1, runs independently ...
Like living on the edge? Try Microsoft's new test version of IECNET
Microsoft launches IE Developer Channel browser with early next-gen featuresZDNet
New Internet Explorer “Developer Channel” gives devs a taste of what's to comeArs Technica
The Fuse Joplin -StreetInsider.com (subscription) -Liliputing
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Google Names Its First “Glass At Work” Certified Partners To Focus On Business ... - TechCrunch

June 16, 2014 - 9:43am

Boston Globe

Google Names Its First “Glass At Work” Certified Partners To Focus On Business ...
TechCrunch
Google Glass is quickly turning into the butt of a joke in the consumer market, where it's being parodied on The Daily Show and elsewhere, and where the term “glasshole” is now a common way to refer to what someone people call “those face computers.
Google Names Glass Partners for Medical, Advertising AppsMashable
Drchrono's Google Glass Healthcare App Helps Doctors Assist PatientsHeadlines & Global News
Google Glass Rapidly Gaining Traction With PhysiciansBenzinga
Wall Street Journal (blog) -Daily Digest
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The U.S. government wants to regulate Google Maps & all other car navigation ... - VentureBeat

June 16, 2014 - 9:41am

VentureBeat

The U.S. government wants to regulate Google Maps & all other car navigation ...
VentureBeat
If the U.S. government has its way, the Transportation Department will have full oversight over apps like Google Maps, Apple Maps, and Waze. The Obama administration's proposed transportation bill would allow the National Highway Traffic Safety ...
Should The Government Regulate Apps Like Google Maps In Your Car?Fast Company
Agency Aims to Regulate Map Aids in VehiclesNew York Times
Transportation Department Looks To Regulate Navigation AppsTechCrunch
TechHive -Newsmax.com -Boston Globe
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BlackBerry launches secure messaging app in eBBM suite - ZDNet

June 16, 2014 - 8:50am

Firstpost

BlackBerry launches secure messaging app in eBBM suite
ZDNet
BlackBerry announced Monday the launch of BBM Protected, a secure enterprise-messaging tool within its eBBM suite. BlackBerry said the instant messaging app brings a higher level of security to messages sent between its line of smartphones.
BlackBerry Launches BBM Protected For Confidential Instant MessagingTechCrunch
(MKTW) BlackBerry Delivers on eBBM SuiteWall Street Journal
BlackBerry launches BBM Protected enterprise messaging serviceTimes of India
Indian Express -MarketWatch -Hindu Business Line
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