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.Guru, .Bike, .Singles And 4 Other Domains Will Open For Business Tomorrow - TechCrunch

January 28, 2014 - 5:18pm

.Guru, .Bike, .Singles And 4 Other Domains Will Open For Business Tomorrow
TechCrunch
If you are looking for a good domain name, your choices are about to get more interesting. Starting tomorrow, you'll be able to register a .bike, .clothing, .guru, .holdings, .plumbing, .singles and .ventures domain name through numerous registrars worldwide.

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TV stations to test 'channel-sharing' - CNET

January 28, 2014 - 5:11pm

The West Australian

TV stations to test 'channel-sharing'
CNET
In an effort to spur interest in the upcoming spectrum auction, TV broadcasters in Los Angeles team up with the CTIA to test technology that lets them share a single TV channel for broadcasting programs. Marguerite Reardon. by Marguerite Reardon. January ...
LA TV stations will share a single channel in hopes of creating new 4G spectrumGigaOM
Two TV stations will share the same airwaves to prove it can be doneThe Verge
US wireless group proposes TV channel-sharing pilotReuters
New York Times -Multichannel News -Engadget
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AT&T Reports Strong Subscriber Growth - New York Times

January 28, 2014 - 4:18pm

Hot Hardware

AT&T Reports Strong Subscriber Growth
New York Times
AT&T said that its churn, the rate at which subscribers leave, was the lowest ever for a fourth quarter, at 1.11 percent. Mark Lennihan/Associated Press. SAN FRANCISCO — AT&T finished off 2013 strong despite aggressive moves from T-Mobile US, the ...
AT&T swings to profit as it feels the heat from T-MobileCNET
AT&T Forecasts Profit on Low End of Estimates Amid RivalryBloomberg
T-Mobile Renews Attack Against AT&T With Newspaper Ad CampaignBusinessweek
ZDNet -Forbes -Reuters UK
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Government Loosens Data Disclosure Gag - InformationWeek

January 28, 2014 - 3:57pm

Wired

Government Loosens Data Disclosure Gag
InformationWeek
Facebook, Google, LinkedIn, Microsoft, and Yahoo can now publish more of the details on user data that the government demands, but startups might suffer. 9 Notorious Hackers Of 2013. (click image for larger view and for slideshow). Facebook, Google ...
Gov loosens data grip, tech companies given go-ahead for better transparencySlashGear
Big data questions face tech firms as Washington makes some NSA changesSiliconBeat
DOJ: Google, Microsoft Allowed NSA Request TransparencyU.S. News & World Report
Dslreports -Ars Technica
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Apple Patents Tip Solar-Charging MacBooks, iOS Camera Lens - PC Magazine

January 28, 2014 - 3:14pm

Digital Trends

Apple Patents Tip Solar-Charging MacBooks, iOS Camera Lens
PC Magazine
It's a patent party for Apple this week. The Patent and Trademark Office awarded Cupertino 31 new patents, which cover everything from solar-powered Macs to add-on camera lenses. As noted by Patently Apple, the camera patent covers a magnetic lens that ...
Apple Granted Patent for Solar Laptop with 'Smart Glass'Auto World News
Apple Patents a Cellular MacBook with Backside Touch Controls, Solar Cells ...Patently Apple
Apple patents solar-powered MacBookComputerworld
Franchise Herald -Digital Trends
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Perspective: If Windows 8 = Vista, what's Microsoft's next move? - Computerworld

January 28, 2014 - 3:02pm

Perspective: If Windows 8 = Vista, what's Microsoft's next move?
Computerworld
Computerworld - It's a low rumble here, there, like a thunderstorm barely heard because it's so far over the horizon that only the cloud tops can be seen, but the words "Windows 8 is Vista" are starting to leave lips and paint pixels. And that has to scare the ...

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Brace yourself for flood of new domain names - Computerworld

January 28, 2014 - 2:59pm

Brace yourself for flood of new domain names
Computerworld
Computerworld - Brace yourself. The Internet is about to get a lot busier and more cluttered. The Internet addresses that we are accustomed to using -- .com, .net and .edu - will be getting a lot of company next week. On Feb. 4, more top-level domains, which ...

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First Porsche resurfaces after 112 years - Fox News

January 28, 2014 - 2:34pm

First Porsche resurfaces after 112 years
Fox News
The first car designed by Ferdinand Porsche has found its way into his namesake company's museum after disappearing for 112 years. Discovered last year in a warehouse at an undisclosed location in Austria, the “P1” had been sitting among a collection of ...

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Rap Genius's IPhone App Puts Annotations In Your Pocket - Fast Company

January 28, 2014 - 1:37pm

Rap Genius's IPhone App Puts Annotations In Your Pocket
Fast Company
The company said about half of its traffic comes from mobile devices, and foresees a future in which all of its traffic is mobile. By Alice Truong. Rap Genius is bringing its user-generated annotations of the web to the iPhone. The company launched its first ...

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Apple patents solar-powered MacBook - Computerworld

January 28, 2014 - 12:58pm

Digital Trends

Apple patents solar-powered MacBook
Computerworld
Computerworld - Apple today was awarded a patent for a MacBook that would be powered with solar cells (photovoltaics), meaning your laptop could be powered or at least recharged through light. The patent, titled "Electronic device display module" ...
Apple eyes magnets to attach camera lenses to iPhoneCNET
Apple awarded patent for solar powered, dual display MacBookDigital Trends
Apple patent reveals magnetic iPhone camera lenses, detachable backTechRadar UK
LAPTOP Magazine -SlashGear -Hot Hardware
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First look: Pebble 2.0 update and smart watch appstore for Apple's iPhone - Apple Insider

January 28, 2014 - 12:08pm

Android Community

First look: Pebble 2.0 update and smart watch appstore for Apple's iPhone
Apple Insider
With its new Steel smart watch shipping today, Pebble is gearing up for this week's launch of its new appstore, with major launch partners Foursquare, GoPro, Yelp and ESPN. AppleInsider offers a first look at the new storefront included in the Pebble 2.0 ...
Average User RatingCNET
Pebble Steel: The World's Best Smartwatch Gets FashionableMashable
Pebble Steel ReviewTom's Guide
TechCrunch -TIME -GigaOM
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PlayStation Plus not required to play Elder Scrolls Online on PS4 - Ars Technica

January 28, 2014 - 11:45am

International Business Times UK

PlayStation Plus not required to play Elder Scrolls Online on PS4
Ars Technica
You will need to pay $15/month to see vistas like this in The Elder Scrolls Online. Bethesda Softworks parent company Zenimax Media has confirmed that its upcoming MMO The Elder Scrolls Online won't require a PlayStation Plus subscription to be played ...
PS4's Elder Scrolls Online doesn't need PlayStation PlusTechnologyTell
Elder Scrolls Online Requires Xbox Live Gold But Not PlayStation PlusModVive
The Elder Scrolls Online won't require PS Plus, will require Xbox Live GoldJoystiq
Clickonline.com -International Business Times UK -TrustedReviews
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Dutch court lifts 'ineffective' Pirate Bay ban - NDTV

January 28, 2014 - 11:34am

Dutch court lifts 'ineffective' Pirate Bay ban
NDTV
A Dutch court on Tuesday lifted a ban on notorious file-sharing website The Pirate Bay that had forced two major Internet service providers to block access, calling the measure "ineffective". The decision on appeal slapped down an original January 2011 ...

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iOS in the Car discovered buried in iOS 7.0.3, shown off on video - The Periscope Post

January 28, 2014 - 11:28am

The Periscope Post

iOS in the Car discovered buried in iOS 7.0.3, shown off on video
The Periscope Post
Developer Steven Troughton-Smith did some digging into the currently shipping version of iOS, iOS 7.0.3 — not a beta! — and found iOS in the Car, something Apple announced back at WWDC 2013 in June but isn't shipping until laster this year. He notes ...
Here's What It Could Look Like When Apple's iPhone Software Comes To Your CarBusiness Insider
Here's What iOS Might Actually Look Like in Your CarGizmodo
Video of 'iOS in the Car' in Action on iOS 7.0.3 [Watch]iClarified
9 to 5 Mac
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Perspective: If Windows 8 = Vista, what's Microsoft's next move? - Computerworld

January 28, 2014 - 10:04am

Perspective: If Windows 8 = Vista, what's Microsoft's next move?
Computerworld
Computerworld - GREGG KEIZER It's a low rumble here, there, like a thunderstorm barely heard because it's so far over the horizon that only the cloud tops can be seen, but the words "Windows 8 is Vista" are starting to leave lips and paint pixels. And that has ...
Microsoft sues Urbandale company over alleged counterfeit softwareIowa City Press Citizen
Microsoft Sues Iowa Reseller Over VistaChannelnomics

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7 New Donuts gTLD's Go Live Tomorrow - TheDomains.com

January 28, 2014 - 9:36am

KELOLAND TV

7 New Donuts gTLD's Go Live Tomorrow
TheDomains.com
Tomorrow, Wednesday Donuts Inc., will kick off the general availability period for seven new Internet domain names, (gTLD's). The gTLD the will be live available for registration are : .BIKE .CLOTHING .GURU .HOLDINGS .PLUMBING .SINGLES .VENTURES.
Do you want to own every domain variation of your internet address?Real Business
ICANN CEO sets off explosion of new Internet names (Q&A)CNET
New domains to spur online land grabBoston.com
Wall Street Journal -Omaha World-Herald
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Pirate Bay ban lifted by Dutch court - ZDNet

January 28, 2014 - 8:27am

Times of India

Pirate Bay ban lifted by Dutch court
ZDNet
Summary: The Court of Justice in the Hague has ruled that two of the Netherlands' ISPs don't have to keep blocking their users' access to the torrent site. Martin Gijzemijter. By Martin Gijzemijter for Benelux | January 28, 2014 -- 14:25 GMT (06:25 PST).
Appeal court tears up Pirate Bay ban for Ziggo, XS4ALLDutchNews.nl
Dutch appeals court lifts block on Pirate BayThegardenisland.com

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Contract-free Boost Max Android phablet available for $299.99 - CNET

January 28, 2014 - 8:11am

PhoneDog

Contract-free Boost Max Android phablet available for $299.99
CNET
It looks like the phablet train isn't going to slow down anytime soon. Case in point: prepaid carrier Boost Mobile announced that it will offer its first phablet, the Boost Max, today for $299.99. The device is Boost's exclusive and carrier-branded variant of ZTE's ...
Boost Mobile launches Boost MAX phablet for $299.99 off contractThe Droid Guy
Boost Mobile launches the 5.7-inch MAX phabletAndroid Community
ZTE's Iconic Phablet comes to Boost Mobile as the Max, available today for $300Engadget

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Altiscale Launches Hadoop-As-A-Service - InformationWeek

January 28, 2014 - 8:09am

CMSWire

Altiscale Launches Hadoop-As-A-Service
InformationWeek
Founded by big data pioneers from Yahoo and Google, startup unveils cloud-based offering built specifically for Hadoop users. 7 Super Certifications For IT Pros. (Click image for larger view and slideshow.) Spotting an emerging market for cloud-based ...
With Cash From Sequoia And General Catalyst, Yahoo's Former CTO Debuts ...TechCrunch
Altiscale has the RX for Hadoop HeadachesCMSWire
MarketShare Chooses Altiscale's Hadoop as a Service to Target the CMO SuiteMarketwired (press release)
SYS-CON Media (press release)
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Cisco puts enterprises under Insieme control - Network World

January 28, 2014 - 7:25am

Cisco puts enterprises under Insieme control
Network World
Network World - Cisco this week is unveiling an enterprise version of its Insieme controller that's intended to allow IT to extend policy-based automation and configuration to WAN and access networks. The Application Policy Infrastructure Controller (APIC), ...
Cisco Extends Application-Centric Infrastructure (ACI) to Access and Wide Area ...Wall Street Journal
Cisco Extends APIC to EnterpriseLight Reading

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