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Snapchat tries to shed naughty reputation
(CNN) -- Snapchat is trying to get away from its reputation as a service for randy sexting teens and secretive philanderers. "It's not a good way to send inappropriate photos," said Snapchat co-founder Evan Spiegel at the San Francisco Techcrunch Disrupt ...
Evan Spiegel: I Hope Snapchat Will Generate Revenue Before Our Next ...TechCrunch
SnapChat Sends 350 Million “Snaps”Wall Street Journal
Oh Snapchat! Hot messaging app soars to 350 million messages a dayLos Angeles Times
Forbes -CNET -VentureBeat
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Appeals Court Voices Concern About FCC Rule
Wall Street Journal
Federal regulators' attempts to enforce "net neutrality" rules may have just hit a tough snag. In oral arguments Monday, a federal appeals court signaled it had deep concerns about the legal underpinnings of the Federal Communications Commission's 2011 ...
Verizon and regulators clash on internet rulesReuters
Landmark Verizon 'Net Neutrality' Case Tests Open Internet RulesTIME
Net Neutrality Goes on Trial: A Guide to Verizon v. FCCBusinessweek
New York Times -PC Magazine -Southland Times
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Twitter Buys MoPub For $350M To Up The Ante In Mobile Advertising
MoPub, a startup that helps mobile publishers manage their ad inventory, has been acquired by Twitter, giving the social network another route into building its advertising business, specifically on mobile platforms. We're hearing that the company was ...
Twitter + MoPub: Twitter just bought the digital ad exchange it wantedVentureBeat
Twitter buys a mobile ad network for reportedly $350M in stockCNET
Twitter looks to boost mobile advertising strategy with MoPub purchaseZDNet
Financial Times -CIO
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Facebook, Google, Yahoo and Microsoft petition US over surveillance requests
IDG News Service - Facebook, Google, Yahoo and Microsoft all filed petitions Monday with the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court, as part of a renewed effort to reveal more information about government data requests. The companies had already ...
Microsoft, Google, Facebook and Yahoo! file motions in FISA CourtZDNet
Yahoo sues feds over secret surveillance - but good luck finding the lawsuitGigaOM
Facebook, Yahoo Want to Disclose FISA Orders DataABC News
Bloomberg -Fox News -PCWorld
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Google Made New Offer to Settle Antitrust Probe, EU Says
Google Inc. (GOOG) gave European Union regulators a new proposal to settle an almost three-year-old EU antitrust probe into the way it operates its search services. “We received new proposals from Google in the previous week,” EU Competition ...
Google Makes New Offer in European Antitrust CaseNew York Times
Google offers new concessions to avoid fine in EU antitrust caseReuters
Google Submits New Proposal In EU Antitrust CaseCIO Today
Register -Telegraph.co.uk -Inquirer
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Google+ Introduces Embedded Posts
Google+ introduced a couple of new features on Monday, including a new tool that allows bloggers and content creators to embed public Google+ posts on other sites. Users who wish to highlight a Google+ post within a news story or on a personal blog can ...
WordPress folds in Google+ for authentication, commentsCNET
Google+ Introduces Embedded Posts, Integrates Sign-In and AuthorshipSocial Barrel
4 Ways Google+ Can Help You Land a JobPatch.com
PC Magazine -Forbes -VentureBeat
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Funny new Moto X ads say iPhone, Galaxy are lazy slobs
Moto X wants to show how it is a phone that is dedicated to you, as opposed to slobbing out like the worst sort of boyfriend. Chris Matyszczyk. by Chris Matyszczyk. September 9, 2013 11:06 AM PDT. Follow @ChrisMatyszczyk. Get email alerts. Here is your ...
FEATURE-Smartphones try fashion makeovers to stand out from packReuters
5 features we'd like to see on the next iPhoneFox News
Moto X Ads Portray Your Current Phone as a Lazy HipsterMashable
AndroidOS.in -Android Police -GigaOM
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Microsoft holding Surface 2 event on September 23rd in New York City
Microsoft is preparing to launch its next-generation tablets at an event in New York City on September 23rd. The software maker has emailed press invites to the media today, asking them to save the date for a Surface event. After a number of recent leaks, ...
Microsoft to Unveil Next Surface Generation on Sept. 23Wall Street Journal
Surface 2 rumors point to 1080p screen, Tegra 4 chip and two-stage kickstandEngadget
Microsoft to Unveil New Windows Surface Tablets on September 23rdIGN
Digital Trends -Recombu -Gotta Be Mobile
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Yahoo Launches Video App With Clips From 'SNL,' 'Daily Show'
Yahoo launched a video-viewing iOS app, Yahoo Screen, on Monday, the first major app launch from the company's 10-month-old mobile engineering office in New York City. The app is a portal to content from Yahoo's video partners, which include ABC ...
Yahoo Screen brings TV and video streaming to iOS for freeInside Mobile Apps
Yahoo seeks starring role in mobile video with new app, programming for ...Minneapolis Star Tribune
Yahoo releases touch-screen video watching appSan Francisco Business Times
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Dell Tips New Tower, Mobile Workstations, One With QHD+ Screen
Dell today introduced its new line of tower and mobile Precision professional workstations. Some of the highlights are 4th-generation Intel Core processors, Intel Xeon E5 processors, professional AMD and Nvidia graphics, various SSD options including PCIe ...
Dell announces M4800, M6800 Precision laptops built for business prosEngadget
Dell Unveils New T3610, T5610, and T7610 Mid-Tower WorkstationsPC Perspectives
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Opera Launches Coast, A Slick New WebKit-Based iPad Browser
About a year and a half ago, a small team at Opera started working on a new browser for tablets and today, it is launching the result of this project: Opera Coast, a new, almost chrome-less browser for the iPad. As Huib Kleinhout, the head of the Coast project ...
Buh-bye, tabs! Opera introduces a new iPad browser called CoastGigaOM
Opera Coast iPad Web Browser Treats Websites like AppsTIME
Opera unveils Coast, a new web browser purpose-built for iPad and iPad miniEngadget
Fiercemobilecontent -The Verge -AppAdvice
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Wireless USB to get high-speed jolt from WiGig
The WiGig high-speed wireless standard will power a new wireless version of USB through a deal between the Wi-Fi Alliance and the USB Implementers Forum. The Wi-Fi Alliance has transferred a specification for the WiGig high-frequency technology to the ...
Wilocity delivers 4K video over WiGig wireless home networking at blazing speedsVentureBeat
Can WiGig become as much a household name as Wi-Fi?GigaOM
Wi-Fi Alliance' reveals new WiGig CERTIFIED logo and announces industry ...Broadway World
MarketWatch (press release)
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New iPhone: leaked pictures reinforce rumours of fingerprint sensor
Apple is widely expected to launch a new iPhone during an event at its Cupertino, California headquarters tomorrow. One of the more controvertial features expected in the iPhone 5S is a fingerprint sensor, which could be used for unlocking the homescreen ...
Apple's iPhone 'surprise' may lie in pricingMarketWatch
iPhone 5s, iPhone 5c and beyond: Why Apple needs to break the smartphone to ...ZDNet
Apple looks to regain footing in ChinaCNN
TIME -Syracuse.com -Forbes
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Facebook offers real-time feed of user data to online and TV news
IDG News Service - Facebook revealed a new tool that enables news organisations to tap into user comments and display them online or on TV in real-time. The social network launched two tools on Monday, the Keyword Insights API (application ...
Facebook Opens Twitter-Like FeedWall Street Journal (blog)
Facebook taps into social conversations: Everyman's sentiment analysisZDNet
Facebook Offers New Windows Into Social ConversationNew York Times (blog)
theEword -The Verge
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Seagate intros 5mm Ultra Mobile HDD for tablets
So far, tablets generally use flash memory as their internal storage. That's about to change. Seagate announced today a new Ultra Mobile hard drive (HDD), designed exclusively for mobile devices. The storage vendor says the new hard drive, with up to ...
Seagate unveils 500GB Ultra Mobile hard drive for Android tabletsEngadget
Seagate unveils Seagate Ultra Mobile, 500GB storage for smart devicesTweakTown
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Formula E to use Qualcomm technologies in electric cars
The FIA international motorsports body plans to launch the electric-car competition next year as an alternative to Formula 1. Qualcomm will provide wireless-charging and augmented-reality technology to help the teams taking part and the public watching the ...
Qualcomm Racing to Create Wireless Charging for Electric CarsBloomberg
Qualcomm announces tech partnership with Formula E: The electric F1Digital Spy
Formula E treated to angelic Halo wireless race car chargingTechRadar UK
T3 -Ubergizmo -MarketWatch (press release)
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Rumoured Google Nexus 4 successor spotted in Bluetooth SIG filing
The alleged Google Nexus 4 successor has set the rumour mill spinning, once again. After the appearance of the mysterious LG D820 device on the FCC's website, indicating that the smartphone would sport a large camera sensor at the back, another LG ...
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What to expect from Apple at Tuesday's special event
It's that time again: Apple's holding a special event tomorrow. Here's what we expect to see, along with a list of things we don't. Josh Lowensohn. by Josh Lowensohn. September 9, 2013 12:01 AM PDT. Follow @Josh. Apple CEO Tim Cook at WWDC in June.
Not all Apple innovation rumors will be right on TuesdayZDNet
What else could Apple unveil at this week's event?Salt Lake Tribune
iPad 5, Retina iPad mini with 'A7X' chip home for the holidays – reportRegister
Atlanta Journal Constitution (blog) -Boston Herald -Financial Post
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Sony announces new PS Vita
Sony Computer Entertainment has announced an update to the PS Vita handheld console. Called the PS Vita 2000, it will be 20 percent lighter and 15 percent thinner than the current console and comes with 1GB of onboard storage. Sony says the new Vita ...
Sony announces new version of PlayStation Vita hardwareGameSpot
New PlayStation Vita coming October 10th: lighter, thinner, more battery lifeEngadget
Sony announces a new, more casual PS Vita modelGamasutra
Exophase -Dual Pixels -Digital Spy
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