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Nokia phones could rise again in 2016, CEO says - PCWorld

June 19, 2015 - 10:12am

PCWorld

Nokia phones could rise again in 2016, CEO says
PCWorld
If you had any doubt that Nokia wants to return to the phone business in 2016, allow CEO Rajeev Suri to extinguish them for you. “”We will look for suitable partners,” Suri told the German language Manager Magazin (read the Google Translate version).
Nokia Confirms Plan To Return To Phone Market In 2016TechCrunch
Nokia Announces New Smartphone Plans For 2016Forbes
Was the Nokia 3210 the greatest phone of all time?The Guardian
eWeek -Wireless Week -Tech News Today
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Apple only sells Retina iOS devices now - The Verge

June 19, 2015 - 10:00am

TechCrunch

Apple only sells Retina iOS devices now
The Verge
Apple has stopped selling the original iPad mini, removing the particularly old hardware from its iPad lineup and standardizing the remaining models around Retina displays and 64-bit processors. The original iPad mini was announced in October of 2012, ...
Apple Store Stops Selling The Original iPad MiniTechCrunch
First-gen iPad mini vanishes from Apple's store, leaving only Retina modelsApple Insider
Apple's original iPad Mini no longer available online & at retailSlashGear
International Business Times -Ars Technica (blog) -BGR
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Mariane Pearl: Revisiting the Cuba of My Youth - New York Times

June 19, 2015 - 9:06am

New York Times

Mariane Pearl: Revisiting the Cuba of My Youth
New York Times
My cousin Julia's porch in Havana is bare, except for three plastic chairs and a bench, but her front yard is a local hot spot where everyday life unfolds. On my last visit there, our gaze fell on a skinny man with green eyes and skin the color of dark chocolate ...
Cuba Finally Addresses Its Insanely Expensive and Inaccessible InternetGizmodo
Cuba to launch first public WiFi serviceTaipei Times
Cuba's web entrepreneurs search for US clientsgulfnews.com
Siliconrepublic.com -Engadget -Havana Times
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Sigma's Newest Full-Frame Wide Zoom Lens Has A Constant F2 Aperture - TechCrunch

June 19, 2015 - 8:51am

TechCrunch

Sigma's Newest Full-Frame Wide Zoom Lens Has A Constant F2 Aperture
TechCrunch
Sigma has a new zoom lens that could be the perfect walk around lens for street photographer: A 24-35mm zoom lens designed for full-frame cameras, with a unique feature that's sure to add to its versatility – a constant, wide open f2 aperture. It's a lens that ...
Sigma's New Full-Frame Zoom Is the Fastest EverPC Magazine
The New Sigma 24-35mm f/2 Art Lens is Like 3 Prime Lenses in 1 ZoomPetaPixel (blog)
Start saving now: Sigma reveals full-frame 24-35mm f2 lensCNET
Fstoppers -Popular Photography Magazine -Digital Trends
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Virtual reality can bring a new dimension to business​ - The Guardian

June 19, 2015 - 8:45am

The Guardian

Virtual reality can bring a new dimension to business​
The Guardian
'It was mind-blowing.' Patrick Walker of Rightster tries out the Oculus Rift. Photograph: Rightster/PR. Sponsored by: SAP. Patrick Walker. CEO, Rightster. Friday 19 June 2015 09.45 EDT Last modified on Friday 19 June 2015 10.23 EDT. Share on Facebook ...
At E3, creators highlight virtual reality's progressThe Denver Post
Facebook-owned Oculus out to let people touch virtual worldsIBNLive
The Oculus Rift Touch Controller, Hands OnTom's Hardware
Engadget
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FCC: Telcos can block robocalls and spam texts for you - Engadget

June 19, 2015 - 7:42am

Engadget

FCC: Telcos can block robocalls and spam texts for you
Engadget
The Federal Communications Commission has just made it clear that customers can ask carriers to block illegal robocalls and spam messages for them -- and that telcos can legally do so. In a 3-2 vote, the commission has passed a proposal that makes it ...
Our National Robocalling Nightmare May Soon Be OverTIME
It's about to become a lot harder for telemarketers to spam your phone with ...Business Insider
FCC passes new limits on robocallersNaples Daily News
InsideCounsel -Nasdaq
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Nest introduces new generation of products and all new mobile app to control ... - Phone Arena

June 19, 2015 - 4:48am

Phone Arena

Nest introduces new generation of products and all new mobile app to control ...
Phone Arena
Google's home automation unit, Nest, did not play a role at Google I/O last month, but that could be due to the company had its own plans, like introducing an all-new line-up of products, and a new single app to run them all. Nest's cornerstone products, the ...
Nest Refreshes Entire Product LineM2M Now (press release) (blog)
Nest Cam Embodies Stale Innovation In “Connected Home” SpaceTechCrunch
Google Challenges Apple for Home-Controlled DevicesiDigitalTimes.com
The Hindu -The Verge -DeviceMAG
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Accelerating a career in sports car production - Telegraph.co.uk

June 19, 2015 - 4:41am

Telegraph.co.uk

Accelerating a career in sports car production
Telegraph.co.uk
Being a bottle-washer may be a byword for doing a lowly job, but does designing a washer bottle make you a lowly engineer? That depends on the car you are designing it for. For Nazia Ali, a project engineer at Jaguar Land Rover, working for six months on ...
Jaguar adapts NASA tech to monitor drivers' brainwavesEngadget
Jaguar Land Rover researches on NASA tech to monitor brain waves of DriversUncover Michigan
Jaguar Uses NASA's Technology To Monitor Brainwaves Of DriversUbergizmo (blog)
The Tech Portal -Auto Service World -BusinessTech
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'Edge Of Nowhere' Demo At E3 2015 Revealed More Of Oculus Rift; Insomniac ... - KpopStarz

June 18, 2015 - 10:40pm

KpopStarz

'Edge Of Nowhere' Demo At E3 2015 Revealed More Of Oculus Rift; Insomniac ...
KpopStarz
Virtual reality games has been big for gamers ever since it was introduced and at the recently held Electronics Entertainment Expo, it was confirmed that Insomniac Games would have "Edge Of Nowhere" working on Oculus Rift in the future. Like Us on ...
Edge of Nowhere a strong argument for third-person, gamepad games in VRGamasutra
Oculus Rift to launch consumer version in 2016Rappler
E3: I Got to Try the Consumer Version of Oculus RiftMaximum PC
Tom's Guide -Digital Trends -Mashable
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Samsung to plug security hole on Galaxy smartphones - PCWorld

June 18, 2015 - 6:15pm

Heavy.com

Samsung to plug security hole on Galaxy smartphones
PCWorld
Samsung will update the security software on its Galaxy smartphones to address a flaw that researchers warned could let attackers access people's devices. Earlier in the week, researchers at NowSecure, a mobile security company, identified the flaw in ...
Samsung announces a fix for wide-reaching Galaxy keyboard exploitEngadget
Samsung to issue security fix for 600 million Galaxy phonesZDNet
Samsung To Issue Fix For SwiftKey Keyboard Bug Affecting Galaxy S6 In ...International Business Times
Gizmodo -Ubergizmo (blog)
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E3 2015: Mighty No. 9 has built-in speed runs - TechnologyTell

June 18, 2015 - 6:00pm

TechnologyTell

E3 2015: Mighty No. 9 has built-in speed runs
TechnologyTell
At my very first E3, and my very first appointment, I was able to see Mighty No. 9. Seeing the banner with all the new characters and sitting down to test out the controls brought me way back to a time when all I could think about was Mega Man. Yeah, I was one ...
'Mega Man' creator says Japanese publishers need to 'wake up'Engadget

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Apple Watch could gain video camera in 2016, report says - CNET

June 18, 2015 - 5:16pm

CNET

Apple Watch could gain video camera in 2016, report says
CNET
The second generation of Apple's wearable could also wean itself more fully from the iPhone, according to 9to5Mac. by Brett Murphy · @BrettMmurphy; 18 June 2015 11:16 pm BST. facebook. twitter. linkedin. googleplus. email. comments. more. reddit.
Reboot plans for Apple WatchNEWS.com.au
The Next Apple Watch May Be Way Less Reliant On An iPhoneGizmodo
Apple Watch 2 will have video camera: ReportCNBC
Digital Trends -ReadWrite -Mashable
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The top 5 video games at E3 2015 - USA TODAY

June 18, 2015 - 5:10pm

USA TODAY

The top 5 video games at E3 2015
USA TODAY
LOS ANGELES — The Electronic Entertainment Expo closes its doors Thursday, setting up another hype-filled holiday season for the video game industry. Console makers Microsoft, Nintendo and Sony showcased the latest offerings for their home devices, ...
E3 2015: An inside look at the biggest video game conference in the worldMirror.co.uk
Video game titans get back in stride at E3Yahoo7 News

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The top 5 video games at E3 2015 - USA TODAY

June 18, 2015 - 5:10pm

USA TODAY

The top 5 video games at E3 2015
USA TODAY
LOS ANGELES — The Electronic Entertainment Expo closes its doors Thursday, setting up another hype-filled holiday season for the video game industry. Console makers Microsoft, Nintendo and Sony showcased the latest offerings for their home devices, ...
The best games of E3 2015Fortune
Interest in E3 2015 shot up more than 60% compared to last yearVentureBeat
E3: 8 Hot Video Game TrendsInformationWeek
Tri-Valley Herald
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The top 5 video games at E3 2015 - USA TODAY

June 18, 2015 - 5:08pm

USA TODAY

The top 5 video games at E3 2015
USA TODAY
LOS ANGELES — The Electronic Entertainment Expo closes its doors Thursday, setting up another hype-filled holiday season for the video game industry. Console makers Microsoft, Nintendo and Sony showcased the latest offerings for their home devices, ...
The best games of E3 2015Fortune
52K people attended E3 2015, up 3K over 2014 — next year's show dates ...VentureBeat
EA goes back to the future at E3San Jose Mercury News
InformationWeek -Virtual-Strategy Magazine (press release) (registration) (blog)
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University of Washington and Chinese University Unite to Form Technology ... - New York Times

June 18, 2015 - 3:54pm

UW Today

University of Washington and Chinese University Unite to Form Technology ...
New York Times
SEATTLE — With hometown companies like Amazon and Microsoft, this bustling region on the Puget Sound easily ranks in the top tier of technology hubs in the United States. But the area lags behind its peers in one glaring way: It is home to a single major ...
US, Chinese Universities to Launch Technology, Design ProgramWall Street Journal
UW, top Chinese university to run tech program in BellevueThe Seattle Times
Microsoft Funds University of Washington, Tsinghua Tech ProgramBloomberg
Jakarta Post -Xconomy
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How Microsoft keeps 'Halo 5' multiplayer games glitch-free - Engadget

June 18, 2015 - 3:44pm

Engadget

How Microsoft keeps 'Halo 5' multiplayer games glitch-free
Engadget
Glitches and bugs can ruin even the greatest of multiplayer games (looking at you MW3 Javelin Suicide Bomb). But thanks to a pair of cutting-edge analytics tools, Halo's dev team can find and fix these coding hiccups before they become memes. Senior ...
Halo 5 has ditched local co-op, but it may make a triumphant returnCNET
Why You Shouldn't Be Afraid of REQ Cards Microtransactions in Halo 5Geek Snack
Halo 5 Collector's Edition: 5 Things to KnowGotta Be Mobile
Shacknews -SiliconANGLE (blog) -Digital Spy
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How Microsoft keeps 'Halo 5' multiplayer games glitch-free - Engadget

June 18, 2015 - 3:31pm

Engadget

How Microsoft keeps 'Halo 5' multiplayer games glitch-free
Engadget
Glitches and bugs can ruin even the greatest of multiplayer games (looking at you MW3 Javelin Suicide Bomb). But thanks to a pair of cutting-edge analytics tools, Halo's dev team can find and fix these coding hiccups before they become memes. Senior ...
Halo 5 has ditched local co-op, but it may make a triumphant returnCNET
Microsoft used high-tech research tools to improve Halo 5: Guardians multiplayerWinBeta
The Tech Behind Halo 5: Guardians' MultiplayerGameranx
Canadian Reviewer
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Feds take steps to bring broadband to low-income households - CNET

June 18, 2015 - 2:36pm

CNET

Feds take steps to bring broadband to low-income households
CNET
The FCC will seek comments on how to expand its $1.7 billion fund for subsidizing phone service for low-income families. The agency wants the fund to cover broadband service as well. by Marguerite Reardon · @maggie_reardon; June 18, 2015 12:16 PM ...
More low-income Americans to get high-speed internet thanks to FCCThe Guardian
Bits | FCC Votes to Move Forward With Plan to Subsidize Broadband for Poor ...New York Times (blog)
The FCC wants to help America's poorest pay for InternetWashington Post (blog)
Apple Insider -The Verge -CNBC
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Facebook Tries Yet Again to Un-Screw-Up the News Feed - Wired

June 18, 2015 - 2:25pm

Wired

Facebook Tries Yet Again to Un-Screw-Up the News Feed
Wired
People have too many complaints about Facebook's News Feed to count, but they all come back to the same problem: The stream isn't showing people what they want to see. Facebook has attempted to improve this, of course. The “unfollow” toggle allows ...
Facebook tests a new tool to personalize your news feedEngadget
Facebook Testing 'See First' Feature To Prioritize Posts From People You LoveUbergizmo (blog)
Facebook's News Feed Algorithm Relinquishes Control Of What We “See First”TechCrunch
WebProNews -Business 2 Community -Irish Times
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