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iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus Take Huge Slice of Samsung's Pie at Home - TechnoBuffalo

January 21, 2015 - 3:00pm

TechnoBuffalo

iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus Take Huge Slice of Samsung's Pie at Home
TechnoBuffalo
Apple's iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus smartphones are chewing away at Samsung's market share in Korea, according to new research published by Counterpoint on Wednesday. The firm said that Apple sold more than 20 million iPhones globally during the ...

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Our Exclusive Hands-On With Microsoft's Unbelievable New Holographic Goggles - Wired

January 21, 2015 - 12:44pm

New York Daily News

Our Exclusive Hands-On With Microsoft's Unbelievable New Holographic Goggles
Wired
It's the end of October, when the days have already grown short in Redmond, Washington, and gray sheets of rain are just beginning to let up. In several months, Microsoft will unveil its most ambitious undertaking in years, a head-mounted holographic ...
Did Microsoft's HoloLens just become the VR headset to beat?Mashable
Xbox's Kinect Reminds Us To Be Skeptical Of Microsoft's Windows HolographicForbes
Microsoft jumps into augmented reality with HoloLensCNET
ZDNet -Apple Insider -Telegraph.co.uk
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Dropbox buys Israeli startup CloudOn - ZDNet

January 21, 2015 - 12:22pm

Dropbox buys Israeli startup CloudOn
ZDNet
screen-shot-2015-01-21-at-12-25- A screen shot of the CloudOn app; Via YouTube. Throughout 2014, Dropbox became known for its acquisition approach to growth, buying a slew of startups that helped build out its portfolio of services. And it looks like the ...

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DARPA's Humanoid Atlas Robot Goes Unplugged - Fast Company

January 21, 2015 - 12:15pm

Fast Company

DARPA's Humanoid Atlas Robot Goes Unplugged
Fast Company
Teams will program an upgraded—and cordless—robot to survive DARPA's obstacle course next June for $3.5 million in prize money. By David Lumb. Atlas, the humanoid robot developed by Google-owned Boston Dynamics and overseen by the U.S. ...

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DARPA's Humanoid Atlas Robot Goes Unplugged - Fast Company

January 21, 2015 - 12:05pm

Fast Company

DARPA's Humanoid Atlas Robot Goes Unplugged
Fast Company
Teams will program an upgraded—and cordless—robot to survive DARPA's obstacle course next June for $3.5 million in prize money. By David Lumb. Atlas, the humanoid robot developed by Google-owned Boston Dynamics and overseen by the U.S. ...

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Billionaires battle for the Internet in space - CNNMoney

January 21, 2015 - 11:08am

Sci-Tech Today

Billionaires battle for the Internet in space
CNNMoney
A handful of ultra-rich guys are racing one another to deliver the Internet from the sky. The latest is SpaceX, which just got $1 billion in funding from Google and Fidelity. Some of that money will be used to bolster CEO Elon Musk's plan to launch hundreds of ...
Rocket maker SpaceX lands $1bn from Google and FidelityTelegraph.co.uk
Google Invests in SpaceX; DARPA Updates Atlas; Facebook Hoax CrackdownPC Magazine
Google and Fidelity Invest $1 Billion in SpaceXTop Tech News
Digital Trends -San Jose Mercury News -TechNewsWorld
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'Elder Scrolls Online' Ditches Subscription Fee - Forbes

January 21, 2015 - 10:13am

Forbes

'Elder Scrolls Online' Ditches Subscription Fee
Forbes
Because this was bound to happen eventually! The Elder Scrolls Online was a dicey proposition from the beginning: those of us in the video game industry tend to look at any huge, expensive, subscription-based MMO with a little bit of suspicion, especially in ...
'Elder Scrolls Online' hits PS4, Xbox in JuneUSA TODAY
Elder Scrolls Online Ditches Mandatory Subscription on PC, PS4, and Xbox OneGameSpot
It's Official: The Elder Scrolls Online is Going Free-to-PlayThe Escapist
PlayStation LifeStyle -Attack of the Fanboy -PC Gamer
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Vessel: A YouTube Rival That Wants to Be the Streaming HBO - Businessweek

January 21, 2015 - 10:01am

Businessweek

Vessel: A YouTube Rival That Wants to Be the Streaming HBO
Businessweek
Vessel, a video sharing website spawned by the former CEO of Hulu, launches today on a limited basis but with an enormous goal—to change the business of online video. The site aims to be an HBO for the world of increasingly professional but free web ...
Hulu's former CEO thinks his new venture can be the next ESPNMashable
Ex-Hulu CEO Launches Video Subscription Service to Compete With YouTubeWired
Jason Kilar's Vessel Opens An Invite-Only Beta Of Its Subscription Video ServiceTechCrunch
Gigaom -CNBC -Hollywood Reporter
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Samsung may drop Qualcomm's Snapdragon chip in next Galaxy S phone - CNET

January 21, 2015 - 8:39am

CNET

Samsung may drop Qualcomm's Snapdragon chip in next Galaxy S phone
CNET
The Snapdragon 810 chip, which was created for high-end phones, overheated in testing, Bloomberg reports. by Ben Fox Rubin · @benfoxrubin; 22 January 2015, 1:16 am AEDT. comments. 0. facebook. twitter. linkedin. googleplus. more. more +. email.
Shock Galaxy S6 Leak Reveals Massive Samsung U-TurnForbes
Samsung to launch Galaxy S6 at MWC: ReportIndia Today
Samsung will not use Qualcomm processors in next Galaxy S: ReportTimes of India
Barron's (blog) -Reuters
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iPhone 6 hands Apple record share of Samsung's home market - Toronto Sun

January 21, 2015 - 8:12am

Toronto Sun

iPhone 6 hands Apple record share of Samsung's home market
Toronto Sun
iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus A customer holds an iPhone 6 (R) and iPhone 6 Plus at the Apple store on Fifth Avenue after the phones went on sale in New York in this file photo taken Sept. 19, 2014. REUTERS/Adrees Latif/Files ...

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#Gamergate: Victim of video games trolling launches anti-harrassment network - Telegraph.co.uk

January 21, 2015 - 7:50am

Telegraph.co.uk

#Gamergate: Victim of video games trolling launches anti-harrassment network
Telegraph.co.uk
The woman who found herself the target of an internet abuse scandal, labelled 'Gamergate' has started an online harassment support network. American Zoe Quinn, 27, has launched Crash Override to help others who find themselves subject to trolling.
GamerGate target starts online harassment prevention programEngadget
Gamergate abuse target starts help siteBBC News
Crash Override anti-harassment support network founded by Zoe Quinn and ...Play.tm
Computerworld -Wired
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Apple's iPhone 6 Smashes Smartphone Sales Record on Samsung's Home Turf - Patently Apple

January 21, 2015 - 7:15am

Patently Apple

Apple's iPhone 6 Smashes Smartphone Sales Record on Samsung's Home Turf
Patently Apple
In September we posted a report titled "Samsung weeps as iPhone 6 Mania Rocks around the Globe." There was just something in the air about the iPhone 6 that was different from some previous models. In part it was the introduction of Apple's first Phablet ...

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Why do “naughty” apps like WhatsApp Plus thrive anyway? - Technology Zimbabwe

January 21, 2015 - 6:40am

NDTV

Why do “naughty” apps like WhatsApp Plus thrive anyway?
Technology Zimbabwe
It's official: WhatsApp is cracking the whip on unofficial third party services that have been riding on its success to give users of the instant messenger a different experience. Last night several users of WhatsApp Plus, a hugely popular modded version of the IM ...
Whatsapp bans users for using Whatsapp Plus (a third party app)National Column
Users of 3rd-party WhatsApp clients reportedly being banned from the service for ...9 to 5 Google

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PC-in-a-mouse is an intriguing concept - TechRadar

January 21, 2015 - 6:03am

PCWorld

PC-in-a-mouse is an intriguing concept
TechRadar
We had the PC-in-a-keyboard (hello, Asus Eee Keyboard) and now a Polish firm has come up with what looks like an Android-based PC-in-a-mouse called Mouse-Box. It's powered by a quad-core TI OMAP Cortex-A9 SoC clocked at 1.4GHz (at least that's ...
This Company Is Squeezing An Entire Computer Into A Mouse — All You Need ...Business Insider
Mouse Box wants to stuff a full PC into a mousePCWorld
Mouse-Box: an entire PC built into a mouseExpert Reviews
HEXUS -Fudzilla (blog)
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Apple's latest acquisition will tell it what the world is listening to - Engadget

January 21, 2015 - 4:05am

Engadget

Apple's latest acquisition will tell it what the world is listening to
Engadget
When Apple spent $3 billion to buy Beats, it certainly made the headlines, but the company also goes to great lengths to keep smaller deals under wraps. One that has completely flown under the radar is its recent acquisition of Musicmetric. The service, if ...
Why Apple Inc. (AAPL) Acquired "Semetric"?Benchmark Monitor
Apple Acquires London Music Startup MusicmetricBusiness Insider Australia

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Acer debuts two Chromebooks for schools - ZDNet

January 21, 2015 - 3:20am

ZDNet

Acer debuts two Chromebooks for schools
ZDNet
Acer is committed to the Chromebook and has unveiled two new models designed for schools. Both are designed to stand up to the rigors of use by students. One is an 11.6-inch highly portable model and the other a big 15.6-inch Chromebook. acer-c740.jpg ...
Acer's latest Chromebooks are built to survive the classroomEngadget
Acer C740 Chromebook hands-on: 11.6-inches of hearty computingSlashGear
Acer's Tough New Chromebooks Are Built to Survive Your ChildrenGizmodo
AndroidOS.in -Android Community -Laptop Mag (blog)
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Chrome 40 for iOS brings browser Handoff support, Material Design UI - BetaNews

January 21, 2015 - 1:57am

BetaNews

Chrome 40 for iOS brings browser Handoff support, Material Design UI
BetaNews
The big addition to version 40.0.2214.61 is Handoff support, which enables mobile users to continue from Chrome to their default browser on OS X. Elsewhere, an interface revamp gives this release a full Material Design-based look, which the official release ...

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iPhone 6 Plus Sales Boost Apple's Market Share in Asia As Samsung Continues ... - TechCrunch

January 21, 2015 - 1:30am

TechCrunch

iPhone 6 Plus Sales Boost Apple's Market Share in Asia As Samsung Continues ...
TechCrunch
The iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus have helped grow Apple's market share to record levels in Asia, says a new report by Counterpoint Research. Globally, iPhone sales grew 26 percent year-over-year in November 2014. In Japan, where iPhones have been the ...
Apple's Smartphone Market Share Rises Sharply in Asia After iPhone 6 and 6 ...Mac Rumors
Sales of Apple's iPhone surge in Asia as rival Samsung ebbsApple Insider
Chinese Smartphones May Be Coming to SamsunglandWall Street Journal (blog)
CNET -ITProPortal -I Know Today
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Dropbox Acquires CloudOn--Because The Value Lies In An End-To-End Solution - Forbes

January 21, 2015 - 12:34am

TechCrunch

Dropbox Acquires CloudOn--Because The Value Lies In An End-To-End Solution
Forbes
News this evening that file sharing and synchronization vendor Dropbox has acquired CloudOn, a company that focuses on the creation and editing of document on mobile devices. CloudOn has built a significant footprint by offering these services in an ...
Dropbox acquires startup behind popular document-editing app CloudOnAppAdvice
Dropbox buys US-Israeli mobile document firm CloudOnWHTC
Dropbox buys mobile productivity startup CloudOnPanARMENIAN.Net

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Lyft cars are dropping the big, fuzzy mustache - Engadget

January 21, 2015 - 12:31am

Fast Company

Lyft cars are dropping the big, fuzzy mustache
Engadget
Lyft likes to position itself as the cheery alternative to Uber's serious (and sometimes cutthroat) ridesharing service. However, that big, fuzzy mustache on the nose of the company's vehicles may be hurting more than it helps -- your business pals won't be ...
No More Pink Mustaches: Lyft to Abandon Furry-Faced CarsNBC Bay Area
​Lyft Is Finally Ditching Its Stupid Stuffed Pink MustacheJalopnik
Lyft is giving its fuzzy pink mustache the bootSlashGear
Fast Company -Wired -Mashable
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