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Twitter adds analytics for Cards - CNET

January 23, 2014 - 12:54pm

Twitter adds analytics for Cards
CNET
The new system should give publishers using Cards a much better sense of how much interaction their tweets are getting. Daniel Terdiman. by Daniel Terdiman. January 23, 2014 10:49 AM PST. Follow @GreeterDan. A look at some of the information ...
Social media: Twitter announces new analytics feature to help website owners ...SmartCompany.com.au
Twitter Beefs Up Its Analytics OfferingRe/code
Twitter Cards analytics dashboard brings advertisers increased insightSlashGear
Adweek -WebProNews
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Verizon details government requests for user data - FierceGovernmentIT

January 23, 2014 - 11:58am

New York Times

Verizon details government requests for user data
FierceGovernmentIT
Verizon released its first report on government requests for customer information Jan. 22, drawing praise for its thoroughness. Federal, state and local authorities issued more than 320,000 requests for customer data in 2013, in the form of subpoenas, warrants ...
US issues 320000 requests for Verizon customer dataComputerworld
Verizon Says It Received More Than 1000 National Security Letters In 2013Wall Street Journal
Verizon says US government made 320000 requests for data in 2013UPI.com
New York Times (blog)
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iPhone 5S is the most 'data-hungry' smart phone - Christian Science Monitor

January 23, 2014 - 11:25am

Christian Science Monitor

iPhone 5S is the most 'data-hungry' smart phone
Christian Science Monitor
The iPhone 5S is not only one of the best-selling devices Apple has released — it's one of the most data-hungry in the world. Skip to next paragraph. Related stories. 40 iPhone tips and tricks everyone should know · Smart watches: The 6 most intriguing ...
iPhone 5S users gobble up the most data, says studyCNET
Biggest Mobile Data Pigs? Hungry, Hungry iPhone 5S UsersTapscape
Study: 0.1% of LTE users consume more than 50% of LTE dataFierceWireless
Design & Trend -BGR -ZDNet
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Facebook To Lose 80% Of Users By 2017 - InformationWeek

January 23, 2014 - 11:17am

Firstpost

Facebook To Lose 80% Of Users By 2017
InformationWeek
Princeton University study says four out of five Facebook users will move on to other social networks. Online social networks spread like disease epidemics, and Facebook will lose 80% of its victims -- I mean, users -- by 2017, according to a study from ...
Actually, Facebook Is Not About to Lose 800 Million UsersTIME
Facebook will lose 80 percent of its users in next 4 years, Princeton study saysThe Star-Ledger - NJ.com
Will “disease-like” Facebook lose 80 percent of users by 2017? Don't make me ...GigaOM
The Slatest -Guardian Liberty Voice -RT
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Samsung's all-but-official Galaxy Note 3 Neo won't be released in the US or UK - Engadget

January 23, 2014 - 11:12am

Samsung's all-but-official Galaxy Note 3 Neo won't be released in the US or UK
Engadget
We've seen plenty of leaked information about the Galaxy Note 3 Neo, a purported entry-level version of Samsung's popular handset. But while the South Korean giant has yet to make the device official, that hasn't stopped the company from talking about it.

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When the internet of things misbehaves - The Economist

January 23, 2014 - 11:05am

The Guardian

When the internet of things misbehaves
The Economist
“THE internet of things” is one of the buzziest bits of jargon around in consumer electronics. The idea is to put computers in all kinds of products—televisions, washing machines, thermostats, refrigerators—that have not, traditionally, been computerised, and ...
Eclipse Ups the Ante for Internet of Things CommunityeWeek

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Apple to fix 'black/white screen of death' bug that hits some iPhones - Los Angeles Times

January 23, 2014 - 11:02am

Apple to fix 'black/white screen of death' bug that hits some iPhones
Los Angeles Times
Apple said it plans to release a software update that will get rid of a bug that causes some iPhones running iOS 7 to randomly restart. Some users have reported that their devices will crash and show a black or white screen with the Apple logo before restarting ...

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Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo spotted for preorder in Belgium? - CNET

January 23, 2014 - 10:53am

NDTV

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo spotted for preorder in Belgium?
CNET
The device hasn't been officially announced, but it's possible the Neo could be making an appearance sooner rather than later. Don Reisinger. by Don Reisinger. January 23, 2014 8:45 AM PST. The purported Note 3 Neo on the left and its bigger Note 3 ...
Samsung's all-but-official Galaxy Note 3 Neo won't be released in the US or UKEngadget
Samsung firmware update borks third-party accessoriesInquirer
Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo leaked in purported press rendersNDTV

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Microsoft adds 'Tell Me' help field to Office Web Apps - ZDNet

January 23, 2014 - 10:21am

The Verge

Microsoft adds 'Tell Me' help field to Office Web Apps
ZDNet
Summary: Microsoft is rolling out some user interface changes to its Office Web Apps, including the addition of a new 'Tell Me' help field to assist with command navigation. Mary Jo Foley. By Mary Jo Foley for All About Microsoft | January 23, 2014 -- 16:19 ...
Office Web Apps cuts through clutter with a new look and helpful feature-finder toolPCWorld (blog)
Office Web Apps can now run commands for youMalaysia Sun
Microsoft Improves Office Web Apps UI, Adds New FeaturesPaul Thurrott's SuperSite for Windows
LiveSide -WinBeta
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As Microsoft readies Q2 earnings report, non-financial questions swirl - PCWorld

January 23, 2014 - 10:11am

Modern Readers

As Microsoft readies Q2 earnings report, non-financial questions swirl
PCWorld
Microsoft will detail Thursday its second quarter financial performance, but it's not clear whether the company will take the opportunity to also clear up some of the uncertainty over key products and corporate changes. Take Windows. In recent months, there ...
What to look for in Microsoft's second quarter earnings report todayThe Seattle Times (blog)
Microsoft Surface Pro 2 Vastly Improved Specs and HardwareSociety and Religion
Microsoft Surface 2, Surface Pro 2 Now in Stock Again on Microsoft StoreModern Readers
TIME -CNET -International Business Times UK
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AOL lands Gravity in $83M acquisition - CNET

January 23, 2014 - 8:51am

Times of India

AOL lands Gravity in $83M acquisition
CNET
Internet personalization service Gravity is set to help AOL's network of sites present relevant content to users. Don Reisinger. by Don Reisinger. January 23, 2014 6:26 AM PST. AOL has felt the pull of content-personalization company Gravity. AOL announced ...
Setting Its Sights On Content Personalization, AOL To Acquire Gravity For $90.7MTechCrunch
AOL Acquires Content Personalization Firm Gravity for $90 MillionMashable
AOL doubles down on personalization, buying Gravity for $90 millionGigaOM
Adweek -Reuters -New York Times
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Lenovo to buy IBM's low-end server unit for $2.3 billion - Reuters

January 23, 2014 - 8:47am

Irish Independent

Lenovo to buy IBM's low-end server unit for $2.3 billion
Reuters
BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese PC maker Lenovo Group Ltd agreed to buy IBM Corp's low-end server business for $2.3 billion in what is set to be China's biggest technology deal. The long-awaited acquisition comes nearly a decade after Lenovo bought IBM's ...
IBM says goodbye to x86 forever, sells server lines to LenovoArs Technica
Chinese firm Lenovo to buy IBM's server business for $2.3 billionLos Angeles Times
Lenovo To Buy IBM's x86 Server BusinessInformationWeek
Wall Street Journal -The Hindu -New York Times
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Nokia schedules February press event as Android rumors persist - The Verge

January 23, 2014 - 8:31am

The Verge

Nokia schedules February press event as Android rumors persist
The Verge
Nokia is planning to hold a press conference at Mobile World Congress next month. Following its recent financial results released earlier today, the company has started distributing invites to members of the media. The press conference will ...

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Samsung Galaxy S4 Overclocked Specs Unlocking Its Potential - Society and Religion

January 23, 2014 - 6:54am

Society and Religion

Samsung Galaxy S4 Overclocked Specs Unlocking Its Potential
Society and Religion
When you get a new Samsung Galaxy S4 out of the box, you are only accessing a fraction of its power and capabilities thanks to all of the “extras” Samsung brings to the table. The great news is that you can modify your device to your heart's content in the ...

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Protesters target Google employee, follow him home - THV 11

January 23, 2014 - 6:43am

Headlines & Global News

Protesters target Google employee, follow him home
THV 11
BERKELEY, CA (CNN) -- A group of demonstrators in California weren't satisfied with just protesting the company. They decided to go after one of the company's employees, accusing him of bringing evil into the world. Protesters rush one of Google's private ...
Anti-Google Protest Group Stalks Google Employee at his Home, Distributes ...Headlines & Global News
The Counterforce protestors target Google automated car engineer at his homeSlashGear
Google Engineer Targeted By Protesters In Front Of His East Bay HomeCBS Local
Los Angeles Times -San Francisco Chronicle -Berkeleyside
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Google dismisses eavesdropping threat in Chrome - Computerworld

January 23, 2014 - 6:36am

Google dismisses eavesdropping threat in Chrome
Computerworld
IDG News Service - Google said there's no threat from a speech recognition feature in its Chrome browser that a developer said could be used to listen in on users. Web developer Tal Ater wrote he found the multiple bugs in Chrome while working on a ...

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Nokia sets sights on reviving wireless network sales - The Globe and Mail

January 23, 2014 - 6:12am

IBNLive

Nokia sets sights on reviving wireless network sales
The Globe and Mail
Nokia reported a 22 per cent fall in sales at its core NSN network equipment division on Thursday, highlighting the problems facing management once it completes the sale of its former flagship phones business to Microsoft for €5.4-billion (4.4 billion pounds).
Nokia sees smartphone sales, profits plunge in Q4IBNLive
Microsoft Q2 Earnings Report PreviewInternational Business Times UK

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Tesla to Test China Demand With Model S Price From $121000 (1) - Businessweek

January 23, 2014 - 5:24am

INAUTONEWS

Tesla to Test China Demand With Model S Price From $121000 (1)
Businessweek
Tesla Motors Inc. (TSLA:US) will sell its battery-powered Model S sedan in China from 734,000 yuan ($121,280), as billionaire founder Elon Musk prepares to test demand for electric vehicles in the world's largest auto market. The price for the imported Model ...
Tesla Announces China Price for CarsABC News
Unlike its rivals, Tesla says it will sell cars in China for the same price as in the USQuartz
Tesla Goes EastTheStreet.com

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Tesla to Test China Demand With Model S Price From $121000 (1) - Businessweek

January 23, 2014 - 5:24am

China Car Times

Tesla to Test China Demand With Model S Price From $121000 (1)
Businessweek
Tesla Motors Inc. (TSLA:US) will sell its battery-powered Model S sedan in China from 734,000 yuan ($121,280), as billionaire founder Elon Musk prepares to test demand for electric vehicles in the world's largest auto market. The price for the imported Model ...
Model S goes on sale in China for $121K, but Tesla says it's leaving money on ...Engadget
Tesla's Musk Complained About 'Recall' BarbClaimsJournal.com
China Taxes, Duties Add Up for Tesla Sticker PriceWall Street Journal
Forbes -China Car Times
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Is your fridge being hijacked by internet scammers? - Aol Money

January 23, 2014 - 4:13am

Is your fridge being hijacked by internet scammers?
Aol Money
Security researchers have reported that they've found household devices including televisions and a refrigerator sending out internet spam. Proofpoint says it's discovered a new 'botnet' of 100,000 hijacked devices sending out spam email. However, it says ...

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