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For Sony, Struggle Is Still the Bottom Line - Wall Street Journal

May 12, 2014 - 5:05pm

Wall Street Journal

For Sony, Struggle Is Still the Bottom Line
Wall Street Journal
Sony CEO Kazuo Hirai reacts during a news conference in Tokyo in February, when Sony announced it was selling its Vaio personal computer operations and cutting its global workforce. Associated Press. TOKYO—Two years after Kazuo Hirai took over as ...
Sony reportedly puts its OLED TV efforts on holdEngadget
Sony's top executives to return bonuses: NikkeiChicago Tribune

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Tado Launches Kickstarter For AC Cooling Device - TechnologyTell

May 12, 2014 - 3:12pm

TechnologyTell

Tado Launches Kickstarter For AC Cooling Device
TechnologyTell
Tado Launches Kickstarter For AC Cooling Device Connected home devices are all the rage with products like the Google-owned Nest thermostat taking over people's houses. Now, a new connected home device from Tado has made its way onto Kickstarter ...
Tado unveils Cooling system for smartening up air conditioning systemsGigaOM
Tado Cooling Launches On Kickstarter To Make Your AC SmartTechCrunch

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Google testing what could be 'dramatic' Gmail redesign - Computerworld

May 12, 2014 - 3:06pm

Google testing what could be 'dramatic' Gmail redesign
Computerworld
Screen grabs of the redesign on sites including Geek.com show big changes to Gmail's look and functionality. Geek.com, which appears to be testing the changes, notes that Google is trying out new features such as the ability to "snooze" an email, setting it to ...

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Microsoft Keeps Using Apple Products To Show Off New Software - Business Insider Australia

May 12, 2014 - 2:19pm

Business Insider Australia

Microsoft Keeps Using Apple Products To Show Off New Software
Business Insider Australia
Microsoft has fallen in love with showing off Apple devices on stage during its big tech conferences. On Monday, Julia White, general manager of Microsoft's Office Division, did a big demo of Office for iPad during the keynote at Microsoft TechEd customer ...
Office for iPad reaches 27M downloads in 6 weeksGeekWire
Microsoft supposedly working on Windows 365 alongside Windows 9 and Office ...WinBeta
Microsoft Adds Predictive Forecasting To Office 365CMSWire

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OnStar providing 4G LTE data in GM cars starting next month - ZDNet

May 12, 2014 - 2:16pm

Forbes

OnStar providing 4G LTE data in GM cars starting next month
ZDNet
GMOnStar (Image: GM). My smartphone has LTE and sometimes I use it as a mobile hotspot for people in my car, but starting next month OnStar will be providing 4G LTE service in the 2015 Chevrolet Malibu, with more than 30 other GM vehicles supporting ...
GM Rolls Out Pricing Menu for 4G LTE ServiceWall Street Journal
GM's New OnStar 4G LTE System Stakes Lead In ConnectivityForbes
GM says new 4G LTE services will cost $5 to $50 a monthAutomotive News
Engadget -Jalopnik -SlashGear
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As Patch Tuesday looms, Microsoft gives Windows 8.1 users a reprieve - Computerworld

May 12, 2014 - 2:01pm

NDTV

As Patch Tuesday looms, Microsoft gives Windows 8.1 users a reprieve
Computerworld
Computerworld - For the third time in the last four weeks, Microsoft today backed away from a customer cutoff as it postponed enforcement of the Windows 8.1 Update migration deadline until June 10. On Monday -- and just a day before its May Patch Tuesday ...
Windows 8.1 Update 1 deadline for patch downloads extended by 30 daysDigital Trends
Microsoft Extends Windows 8.1 Update Install DeadlineRedmond Channel Partner
Microsoft Gives Slowpokes an Extra Month to Install Windows 8.1 UpdateMaximum PC
Ubergizmo -CIO (blog) -Australian Techworld
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Office for iPad hits 27M downloads but slips down App Store ranks - VentureBeat

May 12, 2014 - 2:01pm

Office for iPad hits 27M downloads but slips down App Store ranks
VentureBeat
What's next in mobile? Find out at MobileBeat, VentureBeat's 7th annual event on the future of mobile, on July 8-9 in San Francisco. Register now and save $400! Microsoft Office for iPad has surpassed 27 million downloads in less than two months, ...

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Twitter turns on mute feature - CNET

May 12, 2014 - 1:50pm

Economic Times

Twitter turns on mute feature
CNET
People can now mute users, even without blocking them -- a feature Twitter aimed for with a brief but controversial change to its blocking policy in December. by Daniel Terdiman · @GreeterDan; May 12, 2014 11:33 AM PDT. comments. 0. facebook. twitter.
New Twitter Mute Button Hides People From Your FeedTom's Guide
Twitter now lets you 'mute' annoying usersMarketWatch
Twitter lets you avoid people with new Mute feature for iPhone and AndroidMobile Burn
TIME -FanSided -Boston.com
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Microsoft Releases Visual Studio 2013 Update 2, Check Out What's New In It - WMPoweruser.com

May 12, 2014 - 12:43pm

eWeek

Microsoft Releases Visual Studio 2013 Update 2, Check Out What's New In It
WMPoweruser.com
At TechEd, Microsoft announced the release of Visual Studio 2013 Update 2. The final build is now is ready to download. VS2013 Update 2 includes the following new features and bug fixes that address bugs, customer feedback, performance, and reliability ...
Microsoft Previews ASP.NET vNextTechCrunch
Visual Studio 2013 Update 2 now available, build universal apps for Windows ...WinBeta
TechEd 2014: Visual Studio supports Apache CordovaSDTimes.com

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Now you can play Half-Life 2 on the go - GameSpot

May 12, 2014 - 11:35am

Maximum PC

Now you can play Half-Life 2 on the go
GameSpot
Valve partners with Nvidia to offer Half-Life 2 on the Nvidia Shield; it's available today alongside Portal for $10. eddienoteddy. by Eddie Makuch on May 12, 2014. 6 Comments · Shares · Tweets · +1. You can now play acclaimed Valve games Half-Life 2 and ...
'Half-Life 2' and 'Portal' now available for Nvidia ShieldTechSpot
Portal Will Come To Android Via Nvidia And ShieldTechCrunch
You Can Now Play Half-Life 2 on Nvidia ShieldCrave Online
Maximum PC -Ve3d.com -SlashGear
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New Motorola smartphone aims at crowded low-cost market - PCWorld

May 12, 2014 - 11:31am

India Today

New Motorola smartphone aims at crowded low-cost market
PCWorld
Motorola Mobility is hoping to build on the success of the Moto G with another affordable smartphone. But the new Moto E will face even greater competition in a segment, that thanks to increased competition between processor manufacturers, is turning into a ...
Motorola gets ready to dazzle Indians with the budget smartphone Moto EZDNet
Another Moto E render leaks, this time showing the handset in whitePhoneDog
Motorola Moto E thoroughly leaked ahead of announcementGeek
CNET -Tech Times
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Leaked Photos Give Us A First Look At The New Gmail - Huffington Post

May 12, 2014 - 11:02am

Leaked Photos Give Us A First Look At The New Gmail
Huffington Post
Google is rumored to be testing a redesign of Gmail, and tech site Geek.com says it gotten its hands on a leaked version of how it might look. In our opinion, this potentially new iteration of Gmail is significantly cleaner and simpler than the current one. Google ...

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Russia Gives The Sims 4 an Adult Only Rating - Clickonline.com

May 12, 2014 - 10:05am

BBC News

Russia Gives The Sims 4 an Adult Only Rating
Clickonline.com
Despite the fact that Electronic Arts' long running life simulation series, The Sims, is hardly known for its risque content, game regulators in Russia have decided to slap the forthcoming The Sims 4 with an 18+ age rating to bring it into accordance with ...
The Sims 4 given adult rating in RussiaComputerandvideogames.com
Russia says The Sims 4 is only for AdultsTechnologyTell

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Microsoft's 'Mohoro' Windows-as-a-service released as a public preview - ZDNet

May 12, 2014 - 9:51am

Microsoft's 'Mohoro' Windows-as-a-service released as a public preview
ZDNet
Microsoft is releasing its desktop-as-a-service, codenamd 'Mohoro," in public preview form as of today, May 12. RemoteApp. Mohoro -- known officially as Azure RemoteApp -- allows users to deliver Windows Server applications on a variety of devices.
Microsoft boosts cloud security, network performance, compute power, and moreArs Technica
Microsoft helps enterprises embrace mobile-first, cloud-first worldMarketWatch
Microsoft Azure Gets New Tools For Hybrid Clouds And Simplified Cloud ...TechCrunch
GigaOM -CITEworld -Register
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Galaxy S5 update delivers camera, fingerprint scanner improvements - Inquirer

May 12, 2014 - 9:47am

Galaxy S5 update delivers camera, fingerprint scanner improvements
Inquirer
SAMSUNG HAS STARTED rolling out the first update for the Galaxy S5, which delivers improvements to the handset's camera and fingerprint scanner. News of the update was reported by Sammobile, which said the Android 4.4.2 Kitkat firmware upgrade is ...

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Microsoft releases Visual Studio 2013 Update 2, support for Apache Cordova ... - The Next Web

May 12, 2014 - 9:35am

Microsoft releases Visual Studio 2013 Update 2, support for Apache Cordova ...
The Next Web
At its TechEd North America 2014 conference today, Microsoft made a long list of announcements for developers regarding its various tools and technologies. Among the highlights are the release of Visual Studio 2013 Update 2 with improved tools for ...

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Thrillseeker makes real rollercoaster 100% scarier with Oculus Rift - Computerandvideogames.com (blog)

May 12, 2014 - 6:07am

Technabob

Thrillseeker makes real rollercoaster 100% scarier with Oculus Rift
Computerandvideogames.com (blog)
The lows have been pretty good too, of course. There was that funnier-than-it-sounds prank where a guy strapped in an Oculus helmet lost his mind when pushed over. Then there was that intoxicated reveller who was all gurning when peering through the VR ...
Man Wears Oculus Rift on Roller Coaster: Is This the Real Life? Is This Just ...Technabob (blog)

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LG G Watch Teased in Promo Video - Mashable

May 12, 2014 - 2:15am

LG G Watch Teased in Promo Video
Mashable
LG has launched a promo video for its upcoming Android Wear-powered smartwatch, the LG G Watch. Besides giving us a good look of the device, the video doesn't reveal many details we don't already know. See also: Android Wear: Google's Wearables ...
LG G Watch teased in epic videogearburn
LG G Watch promo video highlights features of the Android Wear devicePhoneDog

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Samsung HDD Business Unit Unveils High Capacity Media Streaming Device - MarketWatch

May 12, 2014 - 2:03am

Samsung HDD Business Unit Unveils High Capacity Media Streaming Device
MarketWatch
CUPERTINO, Calif., May 12, 2014 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Seagate Technology plc (NASDAQ:STX) today announced that its Samsung® HDD business unit is shipping its new Samsung Wireless media device for mobile users. Consumers can now carry up to ...
Seagate announces the Samsung Wireless Mobile Streaming DevicePCWorld

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Five reasons why Apple has bought headphone company Beats (by Dr Dre) - StartupSmart

May 12, 2014 - 12:42am

BDlive

Five reasons why Apple has bought headphone company Beats (by Dr Dre)
StartupSmart
It seems almost certain that Apple will buy premium headphone and audio company Beats for $3.2 billion. Here are five key ways it will benefit from the deal. Technology · Internet of Things on the move: Innov8 Seed principal. by Kye White. The Internet of ...
Does The Beats Aftermath Usher The Next Episode For Wearables?TechCrunch
The history of Beats Electronics: from inception to AppleVentureBeat
Apple-Beats deal: Stop beating up AppleEconomic Times
AppAdvice -Business Insider -Businessinsider India
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