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Hyundai's Blue Link Now Supports Remote Start, Unlocking With Android Wear ... - Hot Hardware

January 3, 2015 - 10:29am

Hot Hardware

Hyundai's Blue Link Now Supports Remote Start, Unlocking With Android Wear ...
Hot Hardware
If you were a fan of the 80s TV show Knight Rider, Hyundai hopes to bring up some old memories with the newest update for its cloud-based Blue Link telecommunications package. Blue Link allows Hyundai owners to perform a variety of tasks from a ...
Start, Stop, Lock & Unlock Your Hyundai Car With Your Android Wear SmartwatchCrazyEngineers
Hyundai Unveils Android Wear App; Lets Start, Lock, Find Car via Voice CommandNDTV
Soon you can start Hyundais with an Android Wear watchEngadget

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Acer Aspire V 17 Nitro has a 3D camera that can really see you - Mashable

January 3, 2015 - 10:02am

Mashable

Acer Aspire V 17 Nitro has a 3D camera that can really see you
Mashable
The Acer Aspire V 17 Nitro is one of the first laptops to feature Intel's RealSense camera, capable of sophisticated 3D imagery. Image: Acer. Pete-pachal-headshot-sq. By Pete Pachal 8 minutes ago. If you thought the webcam on your laptop was only good for ...
Acer's new Aspire V 17 Nitro puts a Kinect-like camera inside a gaming laptopThe Verge
Acer's upgraded laptops include one with a motion-sensing 3D cameraEngadget
Acer refreshes Aspire line with 5th-gen Intel CPUs and RealSense imaging ...PCWorld
Notebook Review -Tom's Hardware -Liliputing
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Acer delivers two speedy 27-inch gaming monitors - CNET

January 3, 2015 - 10:00am

CNET

Acer delivers two speedy 27-inch gaming monitors
CNET
Acer has announced two new G-Sync monitors, each with a unique feature intended to grab the attention of hardcore PC gamers. G-Sync is Nvidia's monitor technology that better syncs your monitor's refresh rate with the output of your video card.
Acer Bakes Nvidia's G-Sync Into 27-inch IPS QHD Monitor With 144 Hz Refresh ...Tom's Hardware
Acer ups your game with new G-Sync and fast-response monitorsDigital Trends
New Acer 27-inch panel brings IPS, 144Hz and G-Sync to a high-res monitor at lastPCWorld
Hot Hardware
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Alcatel One Touch Pixi 3 Series Can Run Android, Firefox OS or Windows Phone - NDTV

January 3, 2015 - 3:25am

NDTV

Alcatel One Touch Pixi 3 Series Can Run Android, Firefox OS or Windows Phone
NDTV
Alcatel One Touch on Friday, ahead of CES 2015 next week, announced its Pixi 3 series of smartphones alongside the budget One Touch Watch. Both the Pixi 3 series and smartwatch will be showcased at the CES 2015 event in Las Vegas starting January 6.
Alcatel unveils OneTouch Pixi 3 OS-agnostic smartphones that can run Android ...IBNLive
This smartphone can run Windows, Android or FireFoxDeccan Chronicle
CES 2015: Alcatel to announce smartwatch, Pixi smartphone running Firefox ...Tech2
Ausdroid -Gizmodo Australia -ReadWrite
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Galaxy S2 GT-I9100 receives Android 5.0.2 Lollipop-based CyanogenMod 12 ... - International Business Times UK

January 3, 2015 - 1:08am

International Business Times UK

Galaxy S2 GT-I9100 receives Android 5.0.2 Lollipop-based CyanogenMod 12 ...
International Business Times UK
Galaxy S2 I9100 is one of the luckiest Android devices as it receives support for Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update via CyanogenMod 12 ROM, with due credit to the industrious CyanogenMod team. The new unofficial build of CM12 ROM for Galaxy S2 is ...
Android's next update will reportedly fix Lollipop's memory leakGreenbot

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Google reveals Windows 8.1 zero-day vulnerability - Delhi Daily News

January 3, 2015 - 1:06am

Delhi Daily News

Google reveals Windows 8.1 zero-day vulnerability
Delhi Daily News
James Forshaw, who is a Google security researcher, has discovered a privilege escalation vulnerability in Windows 8.1 that could allow a hacker to modify contents or even to take over victims' computers completely, leaving millions of users vulnerable.

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New Year's holiday sees no increase in Loveland DUI arrests - Loveland Reporter-Herald

January 2, 2015 - 11:30pm

azcentral.com

New Year's holiday sees no increase in Loveland DUI arrests
Loveland Reporter-Herald
LOVELAND -- Colorado Department of Transportation's "The Heat is On" campaign is in the middle of its 12th and final enforcement period of the year, which will end Monday. "These enforcement periods usually take place during holiday weekends when we ...
County DUI holiday campaign nabs 60Eureka Times Standard
DUI arrests down during winter enforcement period in Santa Barbara County ...Lompoc Record
Seal Beach DUI/Driver's License Checkpoint planned for Saturday, January 3 ...Orange County Breeze
KSBY San Luis Obispo News -FOX6 WBRC - MyFoxAL.com -The Denver Post
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Internet Freedom Saw Drastic Decrease In 2014 - 10News

January 2, 2015 - 9:41pm

New York Times

Internet Freedom Saw Drastic Decrease In 2014
10News
"Everything goes through servers in the U.S. Everything is monitored there. ... You know that it all began initially when the Internet first appeared as a special CIA project, and this is how it's developing," Russian President Vladimir Putin said. ... to a Twitter ...
Web Freedom Is Seen as a Growing Global IssueNew York Times

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Auto Show gets car fans' motors running - U-T San Diego

January 2, 2015 - 6:16pm

U-T San Diego

Auto Show gets car fans' motors running
U-T San Diego
The Lexus RC F is the kind of car you'd be afraid to drive because you wouldn't want to smudge the paint. The two-door performance coupe's molten pearl body stands out in a crowd of blues, blacks and grays. It's not quite “Dukes of Hazzard” orange, but it's ...
Priciest Ride at Auto Show? $2.5M Isn't for Lamborghini or RollsTimes of San Diego
Attendance Zooms At Annual San Diego Auto ShowKPBS
Connected Car Tech Overtakes Games at CESRadio Ink
Hollywood Reporter -AM 760 KFMB -WBAL Baltimore
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Watch Man Solve World's Largest Rubik's Cube—And Try Not To Get Dizzy - io9

January 2, 2015 - 4:44pm

Tech Times

Watch Man Solve World's Largest Rubik's Cube—And Try Not To Get Dizzy
io9
If you watching the rapid flip of the colors doesn't make you queasy, take a gander at this astounding timelapse video, which shows Kenneth Brandon tackling a 17x17x17 Rubik's Cube-type puzzle. He speeds the whole thing up, so that the puzzle goes from ...
Think your regular Rubik's cube is tough? Try a 17x17x17 oneGMA News
World's Largest Rubik's Cube Takes 7.5 Hours To SolveBusiness 2 Community
World's most patient man solves giant Rubik's Cube in 7.5 hoursCNET
Tech Times -Mashable
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Microsoft And Yahoo Confirm Search Outages - TechCrunch

January 2, 2015 - 4:03pm

Reuters India

Microsoft And Yahoo Confirm Search Outages
TechCrunch
Microsoft's search engine Bing.com and other sites, including live.com, suffered a brief outage of somewhere around 20 minutes today, give or take, according to reports on Twitter and other website-monitoring services. While Bing.com and others have since ...
Yahoo Search Goes Down Shortly After Bing OutageNBCNews.com
Yahoo search engine down shortly after Bing outageReuters
Yahoo's search goes dark following Bing outageCNBC
austin360
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FCC Will Vote On Broadband Internet Rules in February - Wall Street Journal

January 2, 2015 - 3:54pm

Boing Boing

FCC Will Vote On Broadband Internet Rules in February
Wall Street Journal
WASHINGTON—The Federal Communications Commission plans to vote in February on controversial new rules regulating how broadband providers treat traffic on their networks, agency officials said Friday. The final rules are still taking shape, and the ...
Will FCC Grant Congress Legislative Deference?Daily Caller
FCC Chief to Seek February Vote on Open-Internet Rule ProposalBusinessweek
The FCC announces it will vote on net neutrality in FebruaryThe Week Magazine
International Business Times -Washington Post (blog) -FierceWireless
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Google discloses unpatched Windows vulnerability - ITworld

January 2, 2015 - 3:50pm

Google discloses unpatched Windows vulnerability
ITworld
A Google researcher has disclosed an unpatched vulnerability in Windows 8.1 after Microsoft didn't fix the problem within a 90-day window Google gave its competitor. Featured Resource. Presented by Jive Software. 10 Commandments of Collaboration for ...

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2015 is the year of the Apple Watch - Quartz

January 2, 2015 - 1:18pm

Quartz

2015 is the year of the Apple Watch
Quartz
The wearables era is officially here. (Try saying that a few times fast.)(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez). SHARE. Written by. Dan Frommer@fromedome. Obsession. Internet of Everything. 10 hours ago. From Apple's financial followers to the culture pages, ...
Apple Watch's Prognosis – If Not Home Run, Maybe a Base Hit?Modern Readers
Apple Watch probably won't be 'home run,' says VCCNBC
Wilson's 2015 predictions: Tech stocks, wearables, cybersecurity, BitcoinSeeking Alpha
ValueWalk -Cabot Wealth Advisory -GeekWire
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Google Helps FCC Make Its Case on Internet Service Providers - TIME

January 2, 2015 - 12:50pm

Charlotte Business Journal

Google Helps FCC Make Its Case on Internet Service Providers
TIME
Comcast, Verizon and AT&T have claimed for years that if the Federal Communications Commission lumps broadband service providers into the same legal category as other public utilities, like telephone companies, the Internet as we know it will cease to ...
Get ready: The FCC says it'll vote on net neutrality in FebruaryWashington Post (blog)
Google Fiber: Title II reclassification could ease access to utility poles, rights-of ...FierceTelecom
Google: Fiber initiative could benefit from FCC oversightCharlotte Business Journal
OregonLive.com -Chinatopix
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Strings is a messaging service that lets you delete those drunk texts - Engadget

January 2, 2015 - 12:43pm

SlashGear

Strings is a messaging service that lets you delete those drunk texts
Engadget
It's still early enough in January that if you promise not to drunkenly text pictures of your behind to your friends, it still counts as a New Year's Resolution. Still, in an age where everyone's off-hand conversations can be made public in a flash, it'd be nice to ...
New mobile app lets you take back text messagesGMA News

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Street-sweeper driver charged with drunken driving - Washington Post

January 2, 2015 - 11:26am

CBS Local

Street-sweeper driver charged with drunken driving
Washington Post
UNIONDALE, N.Y. — The operator of a street-sweeping vehicle who was spotted driving erratically on a highway has been arrested on drunken-driving charges. New York State Police say Jerry Mitchell, of Brooklyn, was charged with aggravated DWI and ...
Alleged drunken driver leads police on chase in street sweeperNew York's PIX11 / WPIX-TV
Cops: 'Erratic' Street Sweeper Arrested for DWI After Low Speed PursuitLong Island Press

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Alcatel Watch aims to low-end their smartwatch competition - SlashGear

January 2, 2015 - 10:38am

SlashGear

Alcatel Watch aims to low-end their smartwatch competition
SlashGear
Wearable smart devices have not yet been known for extreme ease in ownership here in their early days on the market. Alcatel hopes to change the equation for cash exchanged for smart devices worn on your body with the Alcatel OneTouch Watch series.

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Yes, US workers do still need their email - PCWorld

January 2, 2015 - 10:37am

KMBZ

Yes, US workers do still need their email
PCWorld
The end of email has been foretold many times, but despite these predictions of doom, U.S. workers can't seem to get rid of it. About six in 10 Internet-using workers in the U.S. list email as “very important” to doing their jobs, topping the list of most important ...
Email, Internet remain top workplace tools in US: Pew studyThe Daily Star
Internet Helps Work ProductivityKMPH Fox 26
E-mails, internet 'vital' at workIndependent Online
SiliconANGLE (blog) -Top Tech News
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10 New Year's resolutions for geeks - ZDNet

January 2, 2015 - 10:02am

The Fuse Joplin

10 New Year's resolutions for geeks
ZDNet
Congratulations! If you're reading this, you survived the nasty beast that was 2014. We're now in 2015 and it's time to look forward. According to Wikipedia, New Year's resolutions go back to the ancient Babylonians who promised their gods they would pay ...
Why Google Just Published a Windows Bug Before Microsoft Fixed ItTIME
Google posts Windows 8.1 vulnerability before Microsoft can patch itEngadget

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