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Google buying cloud monitor startup Stackdriver - ZDNet

May 7, 2014 - 12:54pm

BetaBoston

Google buying cloud monitor startup Stackdriver
ZDNet
Google has announced it its in the works to acquire Stackdriver, a Cambridge, Mass.-based startup providing full-stack cloud-native monitoring for Amazon Web Services and other cloud environments.
Google acquires Stackdriver, a fast-growing startup with no CEOBetaBoston
Google Acquires Cloud Monitoring Service StackdriverTechCrunch
Google Acquires 2-Year-Old Boston Startup StackdriverBostInno

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Apple's Media Strategy Architect Katie Cotton to Retire - Businessweek

May 7, 2014 - 12:44pm

ValueWalk

Apple's Media Strategy Architect Katie Cotton to Retire
Businessweek
Apple Inc. (AAPL:US)'s Katie Cotton, a longtime confidante of co-founder Steve Jobs who helped guide the company's strategy for dealing with the news media, is retiring. A behind-the-scenes operator often seen at the side of Jobs and current Chief ...
Apple PR's Katie Cotton departs: What it coud mean for the pressMacworld
Longtime Apple PR chief Katie Cotton to retireApple Insider
Katie Cotton, Apple's Vice President of Communications, Is LeavingWall Street Journal (blog)
ValueWalk -AppAdvice
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Apple's iPad ranks highest in overall consumer satisfaction for tablets, says JD ... - Apple Insider

May 7, 2014 - 12:35pm

AppAdvice

Apple's iPad ranks highest in overall consumer satisfaction for tablets, says JD ...
Apple Insider
American consumers have ranked Apple's iPad ahead of every other tablet for a third time, according to J.D. Power's 2014 U.S. Tablet Satisfaction Study, as overall satisfaction declines thanks to new low-cost entrants. The iPad scored five out of a possible ...
JD Power: Shoppers prefer iPad, but price matters, tooPCWorld (blog)
Apple Regains Lead in Latest J.D. Power Tablet Customer Satisfaction SurveyMac Rumors
Apple's iPad Regains The Top Spot In JD Power's Latest Satisfaction SurveyAppAdvice
SlashGear -Broadway World -9 to 5 Mac
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Google acquires restaurant website builder Appetas - ZDNet

May 7, 2014 - 12:20pm

SlashGear

Google acquires restaurant website builder Appetas
ZDNet
Google has snapped up restaurant website design company Appetas, closing down the company and issuing staff an edict to work on "new endeavors." Appetas is a company which provides slick and engaging website templates for small businesses, ...
To Battle Yelp, Google Buys Appetas, A Website Builder For RestaurantsTechCrunch
Google purchases AppetasFanSided
Google pads small-business toolbox with purchase of website builderEngadget
SlashGear -Pulse 2.0 -GeekWire
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Meet NeRD. The Most Secure E-Reader Ever Made - The News Ledge

May 7, 2014 - 11:56am

The News Ledge

Meet NeRD. The Most Secure E-Reader Ever Made
The News Ledge
We all take our Kindles and iPads for granted. Sailors aboard submarines aren't allowed to take these type of devices with them. I can't imagine going without my Kindle for any length of time. Imagine being deployed. That's where the NeRD comes in.
Navy develops secure e-reader called NeRD you can't add ebooks toGeek
US Navy Issues Spy-Proof E-ReaderInternational Business Times UK
US Navy E-Reader Has Never-Changing BooksSky News
Digital Book World -Tapscape -Geekosystem
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Microsoft Patent Tips Fitness-Based Wearable - PC Magazine

May 7, 2014 - 11:37am

Microsoft Patent Tips Fitness-Based Wearable
PC Magazine
Microsoft may be developing a smartwatch that can be locked into a wristband, or removed and mounted on a dock. 0shares. Microsoft smartwatch patent · VIEW ALL PHOTOS IN GALLERY. Microsoft appears to be testing the smartwatch waters again, based ...

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Here's what the new HTC One might have looked like - Engadget

May 7, 2014 - 11:08am

Here's what the new HTC One might have looked like
Engadget
The new HTC One may seem like a logical evolution of the original design, but that wasn't guaranteed -- just the opposite, according to company Creative Director Daniel Hundt. He tells Stuff in an interview that the original guideline was to "start with a chunk ...

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Samsung Knox 2.0 only available on Galaxy S5 for now - Computerworld

May 7, 2014 - 10:44am

Samsung Knox 2.0 only available on Galaxy S5 for now
Computerworld
IDG News Service - Samsung has made the second version of its Knox data and app security platform available worldwide, but at first only users and enterprises that have the new Galaxy S5 can take advantage of the improvements it offers. The popularity of ...

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Google Maps update tells you which lane to drive in and downloads offline maps - Daily Mail

May 7, 2014 - 10:18am

Daily Mail

Google Maps update tells you which lane to drive in and downloads offline maps
Daily Mail
The days of missing your junction because you were in the wrong lane might be over. The latest update to the Google Maps app, now available for Android and iOS, has been significantly improved. And apart from telling you which lane to be in, it has some ...

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Malware infections tripled in late 2013 thanks to sneaky browser plugin ... - PCWorld

May 7, 2014 - 10:08am

WinBeta

Malware infections tripled in late 2013 thanks to sneaky browser plugin ...
PCWorld
A three-fold increase in Microsoft Windows computers infected with malicious software in late 2013 came from an application that was for some time classified as harmless by security companies. The finding comes as part of Microsoft's latest biannual Security ...
Microsoft calls out malicious downloadersNetwork World
1.7 percent of Windows PC were infected with malware in Q4 2013WinBeta

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Uber app comes to Google Maps - CTV News

May 7, 2014 - 9:56am

CTV News

Uber app comes to Google Maps
CTV News
Following the latest update to the Google Maps mobile app, users can view estimated travel time via an Uber ride and can even open the taxi app in one click. The integration comes as no surprise, as Google has been among the main investors in the ...

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Hoenn Confirmed: Nintendo Officially Announces Remakes of Pokemon Ruby … - Cinelinx

May 7, 2014 - 9:45am

Metro

Hoenn Confirmed: Nintendo Officially Announces Remakes of Pokemon Ruby …
Cinelinx
Gamers and Pokemon fans around the world have been clamoring for years for a remake of the classic Gameboy Advanced Pokemon Games (Ruby and Sapphire), generating a meme surrounding the "games" and seeing signs everywhere that Nintendo was ...
Pokémon Ruby and Sapphire remakes coming to 3DSMetro
Pokemon Omega Red and Alpha Sapphire AnnouncedGamingExcellence
Pokemon Omega Ruby & Alpha Sapphire Announced For 3DSNowGamer
TechnoBuffalo
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The Navy Has Its Own 'NeRD' eReader - Tapscape

May 7, 2014 - 9:34am

Tapscape

The Navy Has Its Own 'NeRD' eReader
Tapscape
The Navy Has Its Own NeRD eReader 300x200 The Navy Has Its Own NeRD eReader The Navy is understandably cautious when it comes to electronics. Since iPads, Kindles, and other handheld devices are not always secure, it does not allow service ...

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Apple's iPad Still Dominates The Enterprise - InformationWeek

May 7, 2014 - 8:57am

ITProPortal

Apple's iPad Still Dominates The Enterprise
InformationWeek
iPad sales lost momentum last quarter, but Apple remains the tablet king for businesses, according to a new report. Microsoft Office For iPad: 7 Questions Answered. (Click image for larger view and slideshow.) Apple's iPad sales lost some steam in the most ...
What Android and iOS Can Learn From Each OtherRe/code

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LinkedIn and Evernote partner to make business cards useful again - Engadget

May 7, 2014 - 8:14am

LinkedIn and Evernote partner to make business cards useful again
Engadget
Fact: everyone likes doing business with the guy who remembers them. With that in mind, LinkedIn and Evernote just announced a new partnership to bring the Rolodex into the 21st century, and it all starts with a photo of a standard business card. Evernote ...

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Evernote, LinkedIn team up to tackle business cards - ZDNet

May 7, 2014 - 8:02am

ZDNet

Evernote, LinkedIn team up to tackle business cards
ZDNet
Despite how much recent technology advancements have cut down on the need for paper consumption, there is one piece of analog correspondence that not one tech company has gotten quite right yet. That would be the business card.
LinkedIn Gives Up The Ghost On CardMunch, Inks Deal With Evernote To ...TechCrunch
Evernote And LinkedIn Launch A New Business Card App For iOS To Organize ...Fast Company
Evernote builds corporate muscle with LinkedIn deal to scan business cardsThe Verge
PCWorld (blog) -Engadget -AppAdvice
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Huawei launches Ascend P7, its new flagship Android phone - CNET

May 7, 2014 - 7:30am

AndroidOS.in

Huawei launches Ascend P7, its new flagship Android phone
CNET
The Chinese phone maker has a successor to its P6. It'll take a lot of work to stand out in a crowded market with powerful competitors from Samsung, Apple, and others. by Stephen Shankland · @stshank; May 7, 2014 4:49 AM PDT. comments. 0. facebook.
Huawei launches new flagship Ascend P7Telegraph.co.uk
Huawei Announce the Ascend P7 at Just 6.5mm Thick with 5-inch Full HD ...Android Headlines - Android News
Huawei Ascend P7 launch LIVE from Paris: Photos, coverage and analysisITProPortal
Engadget -TechRadar UK -SlashGear
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How to max out your phone battery - KSPR

May 7, 2014 - 7:05am

How to max out your phone battery
KSPR
We've all encountered that panicked moment when we're away from a power outlet and our cell phone is running out of juice. And everyone knows the sad moment when we realize that our battery only lasts half as long as it used to a year ago.

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Samsung Knox 2.0 only available on Galaxy S5 for now - PCWorld

May 7, 2014 - 6:50am

NDTV

Samsung Knox 2.0 only available on Galaxy S5 for now
PCWorld
Samsung has made the second version of its Knox data and app security platform available worldwide, but at first only users and enterprises that have the new Galaxy S5 can take advantage of the improvements it offers. The popularity of Samsung's ...
Samsung rolls out Knox 2.0 enterprise security suite to Galaxy S5 handsetsInquirer
Samsung Galaxy S5 Starts Receiving Knox 2.0 Security Suite UpdateNDTV
Samsung KNOX 2.0 coming to Galaxy S5IntoMobile
Times of India -3G.co.uk -Ubergizmo
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More Titanfall experiences on the way, courtesy of EA - GameSpot

May 7, 2014 - 2:48am

GameSpot

More Titanfall experiences on the way, courtesy of EA
GameSpot
EA signs a new publishing deal with developer Respawn and reveals sales of the first game. MrBlondeX. by Chris Pereira on May 6, 2014. 78 Comments · Shares · Tweets · +1. During a conference call with investors this afternoon, Electronic Arts announced ...
EA confirms Titanfall sells 925K in NAFudzilla
EA: New Titanfall Experiences, No Need for Speed 2014, Star Wars at E3Gameranx
EA proudly announces continued partnership with Respawn to make more ...Neoseeker
Crave Online -Computerandvideogames.com
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