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Facebook gets even closer to moving beyond the Like - Washington Post

January 28, 2016 - 7:35am

Washington Post

Facebook gets even closer to moving beyond the Like
Washington Post
If you feel limited by Facebook's emotional range, then you're really going to like what's coming next. The company announced that it would expand its set of in-network emotions in October, after many years of user requests to add a "dislike" button to ...
Facebook Soon To Roll Out Facebook Reactions: What The Five Emotions Will Reveal About You And Other UsersTech Times
Get Ready For Facebook's Big 'Like' Button ChangeHuffington Post
Facebook Soon to Offer More Reactions Than 'Like'Voice of America
Inc.com -Bloomberg -Computerworld
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Apple's iPhone is slumping. What's next? - Phys.Org

January 28, 2016 - 7:30am

Phys.Org

Apple's iPhone is slumping. What's next?
Phys.Org
In this April 30, 2015, file photo, Apple CEO Tim Cook responds to a question during a news conference at IBM Watson headquarters, in New York. Apple has confirmed that it's expecting an uncharacteristic decline in sales in the spring of …more. The ...
It's Not Just Apple, Samsung Is Also Being A Debbie Downer About Tech In 2016Fast Company
So many iPhones, but which one is right for you?CBS News
3 Positives from Apple Inc.'s Most Recent Earnings CallMotley Fool
International Business Times -Jewocity.com (press release) (blog)
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HTC VIVE PRE to Unfold at Taipei Game Show 2016 - CTIMES

January 28, 2016 - 6:45am

CTIMES

HTC VIVE PRE to Unfold at Taipei Game Show 2016
CTIMES
TAIPEI, Taiwan - HTC will unfold HTC Vive Pre at Taipei Game Show 2016 to afford the most mimic experience for customers. More on This. HTC Denies Plans to Spin-Off VR into Independent Company. TAIPEI, Taiwan — HTC clarified the fact that the it's ...
Valve VR: Up Close With the New HTC Vive PreIGN

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Oracle's killing a favorite security hole for attackers: the Java browser plug-in - PCWorld

January 28, 2016 - 6:24am

PCWorld

Oracle's killing a favorite security hole for attackers: the Java browser plug-in
PCWorld
Oracle will retire the Java browser plug-in, frequently the target of Web-based exploits, about a year from now. Remnants, however, will likely linger long after that. "Oracle plans to deprecate the Java browser plugin in JDK 9," the Java Platform ...
Oracle hops on the bandwagon to dump Java browser plug-inInfoWorld
Oracle's finally killing its terrible Java browser pluginThe Verge
Oracle is finally killing off the Java browser pluginSlashGear
Gizmodo -ZDNet
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Apple Watch 2 Rumors: New Variants Revealed, Poised To Get Unveiled In March 3rd Week - International Business Times

January 28, 2016 - 12:35am

International Business Times

Apple Watch 2 Rumors: New Variants Revealed, Poised To Get Unveiled In March 3rd Week
International Business Times
Apple Watch bands An Apple employee opens a drawer of Apple Watches at the Apple store in Stanford, California. Photo: Reuters/Stephen Lam. Apple is heavily rumored to reveal new products in March this year. The rumor mill has now unearthed new ...
Apple expected to reveal iPad Air 3 in mid-MarchZDNet
The iPad Air 3 will reportedly be announced in MarchThe Verge
iPad Pro: Impressive, But Not a Laptop Replacement for Dr. MacThe Mac Observer
AppAdvice -Engadget -PhoneDog
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Facebook to extend like button with 'reactions' in the next few weeks - The Borneo Post

January 27, 2016 - 11:38pm

The Borneo Post

Facebook to extend like button with 'reactions' in the next few weeks
The Borneo Post
AFTER MUCH controversy and preliminary testing, the iconic like symbol of Facebook will soon be expanding to include 5 new options called “reactions”, according to Bloomberg Business. The new “reactions” will be love, haha, wow, sad and angry and will ...

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Smartphone growth at lowest on concerns about global economy, saturation in China - PCWorld

January 27, 2016 - 11:07pm

PCWorld

Smartphone growth at lowest on concerns about global economy, saturation in China
PCWorld
Smartphone shipment growth was at its lowest ever in the fourth quarter of 2015 on account of the maturity of major markets like China and consumer concerns about the global economy, according to a research firm. Samsung Electronics held on to its top ...
Key Takeaways from Samsung's Earnings CallWall Street Journal (blog)
IDC: Smartphone shipments hit a record 1.43 billion units in 2015Phone Arena
Strategy Analytics: Global Smartphone Shipments Hit a Record 1.4 Billion Units in 2015SYS-CON Media (press release)
Nasdaq
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Oculus Rift Can't Compete With PlayStation VR or HTC Vive, But Their Marketing Might... - Forbes

January 27, 2016 - 6:50pm

Forbes

Oculus Rift Can't Compete With PlayStation VR or HTC Vive, But Their Marketing Might...
Forbes
In the video above, I outline the biggest competitors for virtual reality headset Oculus Rift, starting with the HTC HTCCY +% Vive. The HTC Vive is the most impactful tech demo I've experienced and that is saying something. There is no way for me to ...
Why Cloud Gaming Will Popularize Virtual RealityTechCrunch
Facebook's Oculus Rift being loved as Virtual Reality gaming platform by devsInferse
Shopping the MatrixVegas Seven
Engadget -Youth Health Magzine -NDTV
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Facebook soars 12% on surge in mobile ad sales - USA TODAY

January 27, 2016 - 6:46pm

USA TODAY

Facebook soars 12% on surge in mobile ad sales
USA TODAY
SAN FRANCISCO — Facebook shares shot up 12% after the giant social network said it earned 79 cents a share on revenue of $5.84 billion in the fourth quarter, easily topping Wall Street estimates. Facebook topped $5 billion in quarterly revenue for the ...
Facebook shares soar as mobile drives big jump in ad salesReuters
Mobile and video views lead to Facebook making more off usersWashington Post
Facebook Spikes 12% After Smashing Q4 EarningsTechCrunch
Mashable -Business Insider -CNET
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DeLoreans coming Back to the Future - KTVQ Billings News

January 27, 2016 - 6:10pm

KTVQ Billings News

DeLoreans coming Back to the Future
KTVQ Billings News
Check your calendar -- and your bank accounts. Plans are underway to start building and selling DeLoreans next year for the first time in more than 30 years. The price is about $100,000, and unfortunately hover conversions and flux capacitors aren't ...
The DeLorean Is Coming Back Thanks To This New Law, Will Have 300-400 HP [UPDATED]Jalopnik
'Back To The Future' Cars For Sale? (Flux Capacitor Not Included)NPR
Great Scott! DeLorean Motor Company to Build DMC-12 Replicas by 2017Motor Trend
New York Post -Automobile
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Watch $2.4 Million Aston Martin Vulcan's Fiery Wrath - SlashGear

January 27, 2016 - 4:27pm

RoadandTrack.com

Watch $2.4 Million Aston Martin Vulcan's Fiery Wrath
SlashGear
We're deep in an obscure bunker in Wellesbourne, Central England, in Aston Martin's Special Projects Division facility. Currently, $10 million in ultra-exclusive, ultra-angry, ultra-gorgeous, ultra-ultra Vulcan goodness is just chilling (Vulcan and ...
Now you can buy a used Aston Martin Vulcan for $1.1 million more than when it was newDigital Trends
The first of only 3 Aston Martin Vulcans destined for the US is up for sale — for $3.4 millionBusiness Insider
Watch The Stunning Piece Of Art That Is The 800-HP Aston Martin Vulcan Be BuiltCarBuzz (registration) (blog)
Motorward (press release) (blog) -Motor Authority
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Deep learning is coming to your phone through a new Google partnership - PCWorld

January 27, 2016 - 3:43pm

PCWorld

Deep learning is coming to your phone through a new Google partnership
PCWorld
Android phones may soon get a whole lot smarter thanks to a new partnership between Google and chip maker Movidius that promises to bring machine intelligence directly into mobile devices. Movidius specializes in machine vision, and it has already ...
Google Partners With Chip Startup To Take Machine Learning Out Of The Cloud And Into Your PocketForbes
Google & Movidius To Create Devices Capable Of Deep LearningAndroid Headlines - Android News
Google's next-gen mobile devices may soon `see' like we do.USA TODAY
Phandroid.com -The Verge -Wall Street Journal (blog)
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Box, Dropbox users can now edit Office documents together in real time - Computerworld

January 27, 2016 - 2:24pm

Computerworld

Box, Dropbox users can now edit Office documents together in real time
Computerworld
Business users who rely on cloud storage providers like Dropbox and Box now have some improved tools in their collaboration arsenal, thanks to a set of integrations that Microsoft announced Wednesday. Office Online users can now work in real time on ...
Microsoft adding more third-party storage integration with OfficeZDNet
Microsoft Office Online now supports real-time coauthoring for Box, Dropbox, ShareFile, and Egnyte filesVentureBeat
Office Online, Outlook.com and Office for iOS gain new cloud storage optionsWinBeta
Redmond Channel Partner -Neowin -TechCrunch
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Paul Allen's yacht allegedly destroyed a coral reef in the Cayman Islands - Q13 FOX

January 27, 2016 - 1:45pm

Q13 FOX

Paul Allen's yacht allegedly destroyed a coral reef in the Cayman Islands
Q13 FOX
AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND - NOVEMBER 25: The superyacht Tatoosh owned by one of the cofounders of Microsoft parked in the Waitemata Harbour, Monday. (Photo by Dean Purcell/Getty Images). × ...

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Microsoft co-founder's yacht allegedly destroyed a coral reef - CNNMoney

January 27, 2016 - 1:32pm

CNNMoney

Microsoft co-founder's yacht allegedly destroyed a coral reef
CNNMoney
paul allen yachts coral reef Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen is a conservationist, but the crew of his yacht are being accused of destroying coral reef in the Cayman Islands. Paul Allen, who co-founded Microsoft with Bill Gates, owns a super-yacht that ...
Seahawks, Blazers owner Paul Allen's mega-yacht allegedly causes mega-destruction in coral reefWashington Post
Paul Allen mega-yacht blamed for damage to Cayman Islands reef; Vulcan calls reports 'exaggerated'GeekWire
A superyacht belonging to Microsoft billionaire Paul Allen allegedly destroyed a coral reef in the Cayman IslandsBusiness Insider
Q13 FOX -Daily Mail
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Google Adds Mobile Commenting to Sheets, Slides - PC Magazine

January 27, 2016 - 1:30pm

PC Magazine

Google Adds Mobile Commenting to Sheets, Slides
PC Magazine
The Google Docs suite just got a lot more mobile-friendly. Google on Wednesday launched real-time mobile commenting for Sheets and Slides on Android and iOS, rounding out mobile editing for the Docs suite. The company also updated Docs commenting, ...
Google Docs, Sheets and Slides get better mobile commentingPCWorld
Google Brings Commenting To Sheets And Slides On MobileTechCrunch
Google brings comments to its entire mobile office suiteThe Verge
Android Headlines - Android News -VentureBeat -Engadget
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Google Docs, Sheets and Slides get better mobile commenting - Network World

January 27, 2016 - 1:05pm

Network World

Google Docs, Sheets and Slides get better mobile commenting
Network World
One of the key components of the Google Apps productivity suite has been the tech giant's focus on providing collaboration tools so that people can work on the same document together, wherever they happen to be. Those capabilities got a group of ...

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Robots, not humans, will serve you at SoftBank's new store in Japan - Mashable

January 27, 2016 - 10:50am

Mashable

Robots, not humans, will serve you at SoftBank's new store in Japan
Mashable
You may worry about a future in which robots will take your job, but in Japan, that future is already happening — and it's being led by SoftBank's Pepper robot. On Wednesday, the Japan-based telecom giant announced plans to launch a public-facing ...
Did you know: the world's first robot-staffed smartphone store is about to open in JapanPhone Arena
SoftBank Plans To Open A Store Staffed (Almost) Entirely By Pepper, Its Humanoid RobotTechCrunch
At This Store, Robots Will Replace Human Employees. But, Wow, They Are Adorable.Entrepreneur
Android Headlines - Android News -Digital Trends -Telegraph.co.uk
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Five Nights at Freddy's game pulled - BBC News

January 27, 2016 - 10:44am

BBC News

Five Nights at Freddy's game pulled
BBC News
The developer of the horror video game series Five Nights at Freddy's (FNaF) has withdrawn the latest instalment, citing poor reviews. Scott Cawthon said he had arranged for anyone who bought the game on the Steam platform to be able to claim a refund.
Five Nights at Freddy's World Backfires; Gets Removed from SteamTech News Today
'Five Nights At Freddy's World' Expelled From Steam! Releasing Again For Free On A Later DateYouth Health Magzine
Cawthon Pulls Freddy's World from SteamBeacon Transcript
Ecumenical News -Cinema Blend -Game Politics
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Starry Internet Is Aereo Founder Chet Kanojia's Latest Salvo In The War On ISPs - TechCrunch

January 27, 2016 - 10:21am

TechCrunch

Starry Internet Is Aereo Founder Chet Kanojia's Latest Salvo In The War On ISPs
TechCrunch
With all the startups using the internet to transform traditional industries, it's a bit of a wonder why no one has taken on the internet itself. Broadband service is an expensive business to run, with steadily increasing rates thanks to our growing ...
Hate your cable company? A superfast wireless Internet network is comingCNET
Aereo founder takes on ISPs with millimeter wave wireless internetEngadget
Aereo Founder Starts Wireless Broadband ServiceBloomberg
Re/code -Tech Insider (blog) -The Verge
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