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Google Quits ALEC, Says Link With Climate Skeptics Wrong - Bloomberg

September 23, 2014 - 11:01am

Bloomberg

Google Quits ALEC, Says Link With Climate Skeptics Wrong
Bloomberg
Google Inc. (GOOG) Chairman Eric Schmidt said the world's biggest Internet search company made a mistake in funding a political group that opposes U.S. action on climate change. Schmidt said Google paid the American Legislative Exchange Council as ...

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BlackBerry FYQ2 On Tap: Focus Turns to Passport, Platform, BES12 - Barron's (blog)

September 23, 2014 - 10:15am

BlackBerry FYQ2 On Tap: Focus Turns to Passport, Platform, BES12
Barron's (blog)
With BlackBerry (BBRY) heading toward the debut tomorrow of its “Passport” handheld, and its fiscal Q2 earnings report on September 26th, the Street is revving up its model for the company. Consensus is for $947 million and a 16-cent loss in the quarter.

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Google Obeys Its Own Motto and Stops Funding Major Climate Change Deniers - Slate Magazine (blog)

September 23, 2014 - 10:03am

Google Obeys Its Own Motto and Stops Funding Major Climate Change Deniers
Slate Magazine (blog)
Well, how about that? In an interview on NPR's the Diane Rehm Show, Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt comes right out and says that climate change deniers are “literally just lying.” You can listen for yourself (it starts at the 48:30 mark), and Forecast ...

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Should voices be used more on smartphones? Former Microsoft exec Ray Ozzie ... - Fox News

September 23, 2014 - 9:51am

Fox News

Should voices be used more on smartphones? Former Microsoft exec Ray Ozzie ...
Fox News
In this Sept. 16, 2014 photo, Ray Ozzie, of the new startup Talko, poses for photographs in San Francisco. Ozzie. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu). SAN FRANCISCO – Longtime technology guru Ray Ozzie wants to bring back the emotions of the human voice to phones.

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US court halts bitcoin mining operation Butterfly Labs: FTC - Reuters

September 23, 2014 - 9:46am

Reuters

US court halts bitcoin mining operation Butterfly Labs: FTC
Reuters
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. court has shut down Butterfly Labs, a Missouri company the Federal Trade Commission alleges deceptively marketed computers designed to produce bitcoins, the "virtual currency" payment system. The FTC's complaint ...
Feds force court to shutter bitcoin scammerThe Hill
Court Shuts Down Bitcoin Mining Business For Failing To Deliver Paid-For ...The Consumerist
Bitcoin business model too good to be true…proves to be too good to be trueFT Alphaville (registration)
Palm Beach Post (blog) -Ars Technica
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Vizio's new P-Series 'Ultra HD' 4k TVs start at $999 - HD Report

September 23, 2014 - 9:28am

HD Report

Vizio's new P-Series 'Ultra HD' 4k TVs start at $999
HD Report
Vizio_P-Series_P702ui-B3_4k_TV Vizio showed off their P-Series of 4k 'Ultra HD' TVs at CES 2014 back in January, and now the company has announced pricing and pre-order availability of the new sets that range in price from $999 to $2,499. The 50-inch ...
Vizio attempts to make 4K TVs affordableSlashGear
Vizio makes 4K affordable with $1000 Ultra HD TVPCWorld
Vizio Joins UHD ParadeTwice
Dealerscope -Virtual-Strategy Magazine (press release)
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GM to Move Cadillac Brand HQ to New York City - ABC News

September 23, 2014 - 9:25am

Reuters

GM to Move Cadillac Brand HQ to New York City
ABC News
Cadillac is moving its headquarters to New York next year to be closer to more people living lives of luxury. General Motors also says the high-end brand will become a separate business unit, giving it more freedom to chase global growth. Cadillac's U.S. ...
GM Makes Cadillac a Separate Business Unit, Plans New York BaseBusinessweek
GM makes Caddy separate unit, moves hq to NYUSA TODAY
Cadillac HQ leaving Detroit, will open New York officeDetroit Free Press
Reuters -Automobile -Automotive News
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Apple Spaceship Campus: Greenest Building on the Planet? - PC Magazine

September 23, 2014 - 9:16am

Apple Spaceship Campus: Greenest Building on the Planet?
PC Magazine
Apple chief Tim Cook talked up the company's eco-friendly policies during Climate Week NYC. 0shares. Apple Spaceship Campus Model. It's not easy being green, unless you're a multi-billion-dollar corporation: Apple chief Tim Cook on Monday talked up the ...

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Messaging app seeks to bring voices back to phones - Fox 2 KFXV

September 23, 2014 - 9:11am

Fox 2 KFXV

Messaging app seeks to bring voices back to phones
Fox 2 KFXV
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Longtime technology guru Ray Ozzie wants to bring back the emotions of the human voice to phones. His mission began more than two years ago as Ozzie noticed people were increasingly communicating through texts, emails and ...

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Google case may be bigger than Microsoft - Financial Times

September 23, 2014 - 6:29am

Reuters UK

Google case may be bigger than Microsoft
Financial Times
Google poses potentially bigger antitrust problems than even Microsoft in its heyday, Europe's competition enforcer has declared, as he predicted a further decade of regulatory pain for the US tech group. Joaquín Almunia, the outgoing EU competition ...
EU tells Google to make more concessions or face charges in antitrust disputeITworld.com
After Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC), EU Competition Commissioner Takes ...USMarketsDaily
EU's Almunia says readying antitrust charges against GazpromReuters UK
IFA Magazine -Yahoo News UK
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Google To Cut Ties With Right-Wing Lobbying Group ALEC Over Climate ... - International Business Times

September 23, 2014 - 5:34am

International Business Times

Google To Cut Ties With Right-Wing Lobbying Group ALEC Over Climate ...
International Business Times
Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt speaks at the Flextronics plant that will be building the new Motorola smartphone the Moto X as Motorola Mobility CEO Dennis Woodside (L), Texas Governor Rick Perry (2nd R) and Flextronics CEO Mike McNamara ...

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Lyft to Buy Hitch for Carpool Business in Uber Challenge - Bloomberg

September 23, 2014 - 12:46am

VentureBeat

Lyft to Buy Hitch for Carpool Business in Uber Challenge
Bloomberg
Lyft Inc., which makes a mobile application for ride-sharing, is acquiring Corral Labs Inc. to expand its carpooling business as competition with Uber Technologies Inc. mounts. Corral Labs makes Hitch, an app for San Francisco consumers that lets them ...
Lyft acquires ride-sharing startup HitchPCWorld
Lyft acquires Hitch to boost carpooling platformZDNet
Lyft buys Hitch, giving its carpool feature a jumpstartCNET
VentureBeat -SlashGear
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2015 Audi S3 Review - Automobile

September 22, 2014 - 11:10pm

Reuters

2015 Audi S3 Review
Automobile
Austin, Texas - The base Audi A3 isn't exactly gorgeous. The four-ring brand's all-new compact sedan sits tall, with large gaps in the wheel wells that remind you of that kid in elementary school whose pants were always prepared for an impending flood.
2015 Audi S3 Sedan First-DriveSlashGear
Chinese luxury car market lures Leading automakers like BMW, VolkswagenBidness ETC
Volkswagen seeks higher margins with China-only luxury sedanFinancial Express
Modern Readers -Jalopnik -Carscoops (blog)
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Ray Ozzie aims to change the way we talk with Talko - USA TODAY

September 22, 2014 - 11:06pm

USA TODAY

Ray Ozzie aims to change the way we talk with Talko
USA TODAY
SAN FRANCISCO — Stop texting. Stop talking. Stop e-mailing. Because Ray Ozzie thinks he's found a better way for you to stay in touch using your mobile device. Appearing Tuesday in the Apple App Store is Talko, which uses Voice over Internet Protocol ...

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Ray Ozzie aims to change the way we talk with Talko - USA TODAY

September 22, 2014 - 11:06pm

USA TODAY

Ray Ozzie aims to change the way we talk with Talko
USA TODAY
SAN FRANCISCO — Stop texting. Stop talking. Stop e-mailing. Because Ray Ozzie thinks he's found a better way for you to stay in touch using your mobile device. Appearing Tuesday in the Apple App Store is Talko, which uses Voice over Internet Protocol ...
Ray Ozzie's new app reimagines the phone callCNET
Ray Ozzie's Talko Wants Users to Pick Up the PhoneBusinessweek
Messaging app seeks to bring voices back to phonesSFGate
Wired -Gigaom -Wall Street Journal
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eBay faces heat as hacks continue - Delhi Daily News

September 22, 2014 - 11:00pm

Delhi Daily News

eBay faces heat as hacks continue
Delhi Daily News
E-commerce giant eBay has been asked by leading security researchers to take immediate action over dangerous listings, noting that this flaw is still putting several users at risk. Over 100 listings have been identified by BBC which had been exploited by ...

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Nexus from Goggle can be announced on October 16 - iStreet Research

September 22, 2014 - 10:30pm

iStreet Research

Nexus from Goggle can be announced on October 16
iStreet Research
1 After 2010, Google has yet again partnered with HTC to make Nexus Tablets. HTC and Google first worked for Nexus One and then Google opted for LG, ASUS, and Samsung for producing Nexus Devices. However, reports have suggested that the Internet ...

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HTC to manufacture Google Nexus 9 - The Westside Story

September 22, 2014 - 7:33pm

HTC to manufacture Google Nexus 9
The Westside Story
In some of the recent rumors, it has been reported that Google (NASDAQ: GOOG) has partnered with HTC to produce Nexus 9 tablets, it will be the first time in so many years that the company is partnering with Google to produce tablets. HTC and Google were ...

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Warning To iPhone 6 Buyers And iOS 8 Users: Battery Drainage Reported - KDramaStars

September 22, 2014 - 7:24pm

ABC News

Warning To iPhone 6 Buyers And iOS 8 Users: Battery Drainage Reported
KDramaStars
Those who are looking to buy an iPhone 6 or already have one need to note that there might be some glitches to be aware of. The iPhone 6 comes pre-loaded with the iOS 8 system, which, although amazing, has proven to slow down the wifi and create ...
iOS 8 crash rate 78 percent higher than iOS 7ZDNet
iOS 8 Guide: 10 Cool Tips and TricksTIME
Apple iOS 8 causing sluggish WiFi and faster battery drain issuesThe Westside Story
DomainInvesting.com (blog) -PC Magazine -Yahoo Tech
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Steam Store overhauled with 'Steam Discovery Update' - Computerandvideogames.com

September 22, 2014 - 7:12pm

PC Gamer Magazine

Steam Store overhauled with 'Steam Discovery Update'
Computerandvideogames.com
Valve has launched a significant update for the Steam Store in an effort to make shopping in its gargantuan games library easier. Dubbed the 'Steam Discovery Update', the new Steam Store includes a completely new Home page that contains personalized ...
Steam Discovery: The curation tools we've been yearning for are finally hereGamasutra
Major Steam Redesign Wants to Help You Filter Through the Flood of Game ...GameSpot
Steam's store has become a mess — this is how Valve plans to fix itVentureBeat
PC Gamer Magazine -Load The Game -Engadget
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