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Twitter keeps you abreast of missed tweets with 'While you were away' - BetaNews

January 22, 2015 - 8:15am

Twitter keeps you abreast of missed tweets with 'While you were away'
BetaNews
Twitter is super-awesome and fun; all the cool kids use it. If you aren't on the social network, you just aren't trendy. It is a great way to stay on top of Justin Bieber, Kim Kardashian and other very important people. But seriously folks, it's also a great means of ...

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Nvidia targets Dota 2 and League of Legends players with new $199 graphics card - The Verge

January 22, 2015 - 8:00am

Inquirer

Nvidia targets Dota 2 and League of Legends players with new $199 graphics card
The Verge
The rise in popularity of Multiplayer Online Battle Arena (MOBA) games like Dota 2 and League of Legends hasn't escaped Nvidia's notice, and the latest graphics card from the company comes with an earnest love note attached for those gamers. The GTX ...
Nvidia GeForce GTX 960: Maxwell In The MiddleTom's Hardware
For an affordable gaming rig, Nvidia's GTX 960 is the budget bombshell to buyDigital Trends
ASUS STRIX GTX 960 ReviewNeoseeker
SlashGear -Inquirer -AnandTech
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Top 25 most common passwords of 2014 are revealed - is it time to change yours? - Grimsby Telegraph

January 22, 2015 - 7:58am

Grimsby Telegraph

Top 25 most common passwords of 2014 are revealed - is it time to change yours?
Grimsby Telegraph
WITH the modern world requiring us to remember dozens of password it's natural that many of us choose something simple, but could your password be to simple and your accounts vulnerable to hackers. A report has revealed that '123456' was the most ...

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Google Inc (GOOG) Play Edition HTC One M8 Stops selling at Play Store ... - Opptrends

January 22, 2015 - 6:33am

Google Inc (GOOG) Play Edition HTC One M8 Stops selling at Play Store ...
Opptrends
Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) Play Edition (GPE) will no longer be available at Google Store, as the last of the brands on the shelf stores have now exited. HTC One M8 was one of the last one's remaining, as the shelves of the store quickly emptied other ...

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While you were away: Twitter's new feature catches you up with missed tweets - TechSpot

January 22, 2015 - 6:31am

TechSpot

While you were away: Twitter's new feature catches you up with missed tweets
TechSpot
Twitter has launched a new feature that lets you catch up with tweets that you might have missed. Appropriately dubbed While you were away, the feature is currently rolling out to iOS users, and is expected to arrive on Android and the Web soon. The way the ...

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HoloLens is Microsoft's Solution to Augmented Reality, Details Inside - SegmentNext

January 22, 2015 - 4:12am

CNET

HoloLens is Microsoft's Solution to Augmented Reality, Details Inside
SegmentNext
We have been hearing rumors about Microsoft's Augmented Reality HMD. Nothing was confirmed by the company, but when a patent document was seen online back in 2013, many assumed we are close to an announcement. It took two years, but Microsoft ...
HoloLens: The hands on experienceMashable
Microsoft surprises tech world with prototype hologram visorJagran Post
NASA team up with Microsoft to help scientists in 'virtual exploration of Mars'Web India
Microfinance Monitor -Business Standard
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Judge to Dish Network: your Hopper's hip, it ain't no Aereo - The Register

January 22, 2015 - 2:38am

Ars Technica

Judge to Dish Network: your Hopper's hip, it ain't no Aereo
The Register
A US judge has shot down a motion to ban Dish Network's Hopper TV streaming service under the Supreme Court's recent ruling that shut down streaming startup Aereo. In a judgment made public on Wednesday, Judge Dolly Gee of the US District Court of ...
Lawsuit over TV recordings yields a limited win for viewers' rightsLos Angeles Times
Dish Anywhere, Unlike Aereo, Found Not to Infringe CopyrightBusinessweek
Fox loses US copyright claims over Dish ad-skipperReuters
Variety
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BlackBerry wants to mandate app developers to make apps for its platform - PCWorld

January 22, 2015 - 1:53am

BGR India

BlackBerry wants to mandate app developers to make apps for its platform
PCWorld
BlackBerry CEO John Chen wants net neutrality to extend to content and applications, so that developers of apps for Android and iOS will be mandated to develop on the BlackBerry platform as well. Not all content and app providers have embraced openness ...
BlackBerry wants FCC to force app developers onto BB10ZDNet
BlackBerry's CEO thinks net neutrality means Apple should make apps for ...The Verge
BlackBerry CEO: App developers should be forced to develop apps for our ...International Business Times UK
9 to 5 Mac (blog) -SiliconANGLE (blog)
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iPhone 6 Plus gaining steam in China - PCWorld

January 21, 2015 - 10:21pm

iPhone 6 Plus gaining steam in China
PCWorld
Not everyone may like the big screen size of the iPhone 6 Plus, but users in China are flocking to the device, suggests new data. While the smaller 4.7-inch version still remains the more popular of the two iPhones 6 models in China, the larger 5.5-inch ...

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iPhone 6 Plus gaining steam in China - PCWorld

January 21, 2015 - 10:21pm

Reseller News

iPhone 6 Plus gaining steam in China
PCWorld
Not everyone may like the big screen size of the iPhone 6 Plus, but users in China are flocking to the device, suggests new data. While the smaller 4.7-inch version still remains the more popular of the two iPhones 6 models in China, the larger 5.5-inch ...
Apple iPhone 6 Plus usage growing in ChinaMarketWatch
Increased adoption of iPhone 6 Plus in US, China set to boost Apple Inc profit ...Apple Insider
The iPhone 6 Plus Is Surging In ChinaBusiness Insider Australia

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Worst passwords of 2014 revealed - Perth Now

January 21, 2015 - 10:02pm

Perth Now

Worst passwords of 2014 revealed
Perth Now
In what is fast becoming one of the most entertaining annual reports, SplashData has released the worst passwords of 2014. Compiled from more than 3.3 million leaked passwords held by users in North America and Western Europe, the company has listed ...
The 25 Worst Passwords of 2014 (Not Still Using 123456, Are You?)Patch.com
The 25 worst passwords of 2014Wink News
Passwords you shouldn't be using in 2015FOX 15

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Acer releases two Chromebooks geared toward education sector - WantChinaTimes

January 21, 2015 - 9:57pm

WantChinaTimes

Acer releases two Chromebooks geared toward education sector
WantChinaTimes
Taiwanese computer maker Acer on Wednesday launched two new laptop models running on Google Inc.'s Chrome operating system and aimed at the education market. The Acer Chromebook C910 has a large 15.6-inch display that is ideal for classrooms, ...

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Users get more control over data in latest Firefox beta - PCWorld

January 21, 2015 - 6:39pm

Threatpost

Users get more control over data in latest Firefox beta
PCWorld
Mozilla is adding new capabilities in the beta version of Firefox 36 to give users and website owners more control over what data, if any, is sent to other websites during browsing. When a user navigates to a new website by clicking on a link or pulls an image ...
Google's idiot-proof guide shows Firefox users how to dump Yahoo searchVentureBeat
Firefox Meta Referrer A Move Toward Browser PrivacyThreatpost

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Twitter Officially Launches Its “While You Were Away” Recap Feature - TechCrunch

January 21, 2015 - 5:44pm

TechCrunch

Twitter Officially Launches Its “While You Were Away” Recap Feature
TechCrunch
Twitter's “While You Were Away” feature, which helps you catch up on tweets that you missed, is officially launching on iOS today (with Android and web coming soon). The company previewed the feature at its analyst day last fall and started rolling it out at the ...
Twitter debuts While you were away' posts on iOS, Web version coming soonApple Insider
Twitter now shows you tweets you might have missed 'while you were away'VentureBeat
Twitter for iOS Gains 'While You Were Away' Tweet RecapsMac Rumors
Re/code -NEWS.com.au -9 to 5 Google
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iPhone 6 Sales in Japan, Korea Set New Apple Records - eWeek

January 21, 2015 - 4:38pm

Times of India

iPhone 6 Sales in Japan, Korea Set New Apple Records
eWeek
New sales market statistics from Counterpoint Research show that Apple sold more than 20 million iPhones in November 2014, its highest-ever monthly global sales total. Apple iPhone sales hit a major high point in November 2014, when the company ...
iPhone Market share taking off in Japan and Koreatuaw.com
iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus Take Huge Slice of Samsung's Pie at HomeTechnoBuffalo
iPhone 6 hands Apple record share of Samsung's home marketReuters
Patently Apple
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Oracle Unveils Aggressively Priced Servers - Wall Street Journal

January 21, 2015 - 4:37pm

SiliconANGLE (blog)

Oracle Unveils Aggressively Priced Servers
Wall Street Journal
Oracle Corp. Chairman Larry Ellison has been competing against rival computer makers based on performance. His new weapon is price. The billionaire software entrepreneur unveiled new server hardware Wednesday that he said is roughly half the price of ...
Oracle Introduces Cut-Price Hardware to Expand Software SalesBusinessweek
Oracle unveils X5 Engineered Systems with new datacenter strategyZDNet
Oracle Tackles Data Center Cost and Complexity With Next-Generation ...MarketWatch
Jutia Group -SiliconANGLE (blog)
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Google allegedly close to launching its own wireless service using Sprint and T ... - The Verge

January 21, 2015 - 3:30pm

Mashable

Google allegedly close to launching its own wireless service using Sprint and T ...
The Verge
Google is working on its own wireless service for phones that would piggyback on the networks of T-Mobile and Sprint, The Information reports. The Verge has been able to independently verify that the project is indeed underway. By purchasing bandwidth ...
Google could be your next mobile carrier as early as this yearMashable
Sprint, T-Mobile Jump on Report Google to Use Their NetworksBloomberg
Yep, Google wants to be a mobile carrier — againGigaom
SlashGear -TmoNews -Hot Hardware
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BBC News App For The UK Gets A Complete Material Overhaul - Android Police

January 21, 2015 - 3:04pm

BBC News App For The UK Gets A Complete Material Overhaul
Android Police
Attention British people, the BBC News app has been updated with a completely new look—material design and all that. So people must be happy, right? Of course not, because things have changed and change is bad. Sure is pretty, though. 1 · 2 · 3.

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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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