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Lenovo upgrades its big idea: The 27-inch Yoga Home 900 is for homework or air ... - PCWorld

October 19, 2015 - 1:30pm

Wall Street Journal

Lenovo upgrades its big idea: The 27-inch Yoga Home 900 is for homework or air ...
PCWorld
Lenovo's 27-inch Yoga Home 900, announced Monday, is built for the great American suburbs. For the family with a decently sized house and yards of counter space, this all-in-one PC could stand in the kitchen or family room for homework time. After ...
Lenovo Yoga 900 takes on the Microsoft Surface BookZDNet
Lenovo Adds AIO Desktop to Yoga LineupPC Magazine
The massive 27-inch Lenovo Yoga Home tablet brings back the tabletop PCCNET
Gizmodo -The Verge -Wall Street Journal (blog)
all 48 news articles »

Navigation App Waze Gets A Huge Redesign – Now Less Cluttered, But Still Needs ... - TechCrunch

October 19, 2015 - 12:46pm

TechCrunch

Navigation App Waze Gets A Huge Redesign – Now Less Cluttered, But Still Needs ...
TechCrunch
The Google-owned navigation app Waze has a number of standout features – its ability to alert you to traffic conditions and speed traps, and re-route you around traffic jams, for example – but its user interface was not one of its better qualities ...
Waze's maps and traffic app gets a cleaner and smarter designEngadget
Waze for iOS gets redesigned with new look, simpler interface, improved ...Apple Insider
Waze navigation app gets a refreshed look with 4.0 updateThe Verge
Search Engine Land -Tech Times -Ubergizmo
all 39 news articles »

Doodle 4 Google contest dangles college scholarship - CNET

October 19, 2015 - 12:42pm

CNET

Doodle 4 Google contest dangles college scholarship
CNET
Google flavors its home page with doodles that commemorate significant people and events. The vast majority of the doodles are created in-house, but the search giant also hosts an annual contest for children. The Doodle 4 Google contest challenges ...
2015 Doodle 4 Google Contest Asks Students To Create A "What Makes Me...Me ...Search Engine Land
Your kid's Google Doodle can win them a $30K scholarshipEngadget
The Doodle 4 Google student art contest kicks off. *(And this year, DC is ...Washington Post
Apex Tribune -MediaPost Communications -VentureBeat
all 13 news articles »

Apple's race for electric car talent leaves one motorcycle startup in the doldrums - VentureBeat

October 19, 2015 - 10:20am

VentureBeat

Apple's race for electric car talent leaves one motorcycle startup in the doldrums
VentureBeat
Above: An Apple logo hangs above the entrance to the Apple store on 5th Avenue in the Manhattan borough of New York City, July 21, 2015. REUTERS/Mike Segar. SAN FRANCISCO (by Julia Love) – Apple Inc's aggressive recruitment of auto experts as it ...
Electric motorcycle startup shutters after losing top talent to AppleApple Insider
Apple's auto ambitions sideswipe electric motorcycle startupReuters
Electric Motorcycle Startup Mission Motors Ceases Operations After Losing ...Mac Rumors
The Verge -Patently Apple -International Business Times
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Apple Removes Over 250 iOS Apps With Ad SDK That Collects Personal User Data - Mac Rumors

October 19, 2015 - 10:10am

Mac Rumors

Apple Removes Over 250 iOS Apps With Ad SDK That Collects Personal User Data
Mac Rumors
SourceDNA, an analytics service that tracks iOS and Android code, has discovered hundreds of iOS apps that collect personally identifiable user information, including Apple ID email addresses and device identifiers, through a Chinese third-party ...
3rd-party ad APIs from China illegally collected data from hundreds of App ...Apple Insider
Hundreds Of Apps Banned From App Store For Accessing Users' Personal InformationTechCrunch
Apple Pulls Hundreds of Apps Using Private APIsPC Magazine
The Verge -Business Insider -Engadget -SourceDNA
all 28 news articles »

Google sweetens enterprise Apps deal - Computerworld

October 19, 2015 - 9:37am

Computerworld

Google sweetens enterprise Apps deal
Computerworld
Google has been working hard to pitch its Apps productivity suite to the enterprise, but has come across a consistent snag: Companies are signed up for long-term volume licensing contracts with its competitors, especially Microsoft. Google has found ...
Google Goes After Microsoft & IBM By Making Google Apps For Work Free While ...TechCrunch
Google Plans to Help Companies Pay for the Switch to Google Apps for WorkWall Street Journal (blog)
Google for Work breaks out carrots and sticks for more customersZDNet
Washington Post -VentureBeat
all 56 news articles »

Facebook Now Warns Users If They're A Target Of State-Sponsored Attacks - TechCrunch

October 19, 2015 - 8:41am

TechCrunch

Facebook Now Warns Users If They're A Target Of State-Sponsored Attacks
TechCrunch
Years after Google implemented a similar feature for Gmail users, Facebook says it will now begin alerting users if it suspects they're a target of state-sponsored attacks. That is, if the network believes a user's account has been either targeted or ...
Facebook warns users of potential state-sponsored attacksPCWorld
Facebook will warn you if you're subject to government 'attacks'Engadget
State-sponsored attack? Facebook will now tell you 'You've been hacked'ZDNet
Apex Tribune -Ledger Gazette -Geek Snack -Facebook
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HP's new Chromebooks are less colorful, but cheaper - PCWorld

October 19, 2015 - 8:30am

PCWorld

HP's new Chromebooks are less colorful, but cheaper
PCWorld
It's getting towards the end of the year, and that means it's time for Hewlett-Packard's Chromebook 14 refresh. The 2015 release isn't as exciting as the $440 touchscreen model that appeared last December, but these are still some nice, well-priced ...
HP's Affordable Next Generation Chromebook Gets Premium Makeover With High ...MarketWatch
HP adds a colorful new 14-inch ChromebookCNET
HP's refreshed Chromebook 14 gets a price drop and longer battery lifeEngadget
SlashGear -Hot Hardware -TechRadar
all 11 news articles »

China's Xiaomi Just Launched A $316 'Hoverboard' - Forbes

October 19, 2015 - 6:18am

Forbes

China's Xiaomi Just Launched A $316 'Hoverboard'
Forbes
The Ninebot Mini (Image via Xiaomi). Last April Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi took part in an $80 million investment in scooter-maker Ninebot. At around the same time, Ninebot acquired its iconic American rival Segway for an undisclosed sum.
Xiaomi and Ninebot just launched a $315 self-balancing electric scooter in ChinaVentureBeat
Xiaomi Launches A Self-Balancing Scooter And New Mi TVTechCrunch
You can pilot Xiaomi's knee-high Segway with your smartphoneThe Verge
Engadget -Ubergizmo -Android Community
all 34 news articles »

Nexus 6P Review: This Is The Android Device That You've Been Waiting For - TechCrunch

October 19, 2015 - 3:00am

TechCrunch

Nexus 6P Review: This Is The Android Device That You've Been Waiting For
TechCrunch
Sundar Pichai made his first public presentation as Google's CEO last month and showed off a slew of new hardware devices. One of the two phones announced was the Nexus 6P by Huawei. For the flagship Nexus phones is bigger necessarily better?
Nexus 6P review: Google gets better at big phonesEngadget
Huawei's Nexus 6P provides an elegant stage for Android Marshmallow to shineVentureBeat
Google Nexus 5X: The purest expression of Android hardware and softwareMashable
Droid Life (press release) (blog) -Ars Technica -Gotta Be Mobile -Google Store
all 73 news articles »

Microsoft's top-of-the-line Surface Book costs a whopping $3199 (more than Rs ... - IBNLive

October 18, 2015 - 11:10pm

Hot Hardware

Microsoft's top-of-the-line Surface Book costs a whopping $3199 (more than Rs ...
IBNLive
New Delhi: With its first laptop - the Surface Book - Microsoft did not only intend to rival Apple in terms of design and technology, but it also wants to place the hybrid device's cost at par with the premium price tag iDevices come with. When ...
Surface Book With Core i7 And 1TB Storage Costs A Whopping $3199Ubergizmo
Microsoft's 1TB Surface Book can be pre-ordered now for $3199TechnoBuffalo
Maxed Out Surface Book With Core i7, 16GB RAM, 1TB SSD Listed At $3199Hot Hardware
Yibada (English Edition) -Engadget -WinBeta
all 12 news articles »

YouTube To Hold Oct. 21 Event Introducing New Content Exclusive To Paid ... - Tech Times

October 18, 2015 - 9:20pm

Tech Times

YouTube To Hold Oct. 21 Event Introducing New Content Exclusive To Paid ...
Tech Times
YouTube is in for a change, adding a ton of new content and a subscription service for $10 a month, which features premium ad-free videos. Sources say that we might see these new videos and services sometime in 2016. (Photo : Andrew Perry | Flickr).
YouTube wants you to pay for premium video contentFortune
YouTube Will Make You Pay To See Its New ContentUbergizmo
YouTube could soon charge you for new videosRapid News Network
Engadget -Zee News -Bloomberg
all 15 news articles »

Publishers Straddle the Apple-Google, App-Web Divide - New York Times

October 18, 2015 - 5:05pm

New York Times

Publishers Straddle the Apple-Google, App-Web Divide
New York Times
SAN FRANCISCO — Apple wants mobile devices to be filled with apps. Google supports a world where people browse the web for most things. Now websites are increasingly caught in the middle of those competing visions.
Businesses squeezed between Apps and Mobile WebNYC Today
How To Clear The iPhone/iPad CacheUbergizmo
iPhone tips and tricks: How to automatically delete old messages to free up ...SiliconANGLE (blog)

all 28 news articles »

Publishers Straddle the Apple-Google, App-Web Divide - New York Times

October 18, 2015 - 5:05pm

New York Times

Publishers Straddle the Apple-Google, App-Web Divide
New York Times
SAN FRANCISCO — Apple wants mobile devices to be filled with apps. Google supports a world where people browse the web for most things. Now websites are increasingly caught in the middle of those competing visions.
How To Clear The iPhone/iPad CacheUbergizmo
7 Best Music Making Apps for AndroidInsider Monkey (blog)
APP FINDER: Top safety appsWicked Local
Irish Independent -iOSnoops -Belfast Newsletter
all 46 news articles »

GM adds some 2015 models to massive air bag recall - USA TODAY

October 18, 2015 - 4:37pm

USA TODAY

GM adds some 2015 models to massive air bag recall
USA TODAY
Add another several hundred vehicles to the more than 23 million involved in the Takata air bag defect recall. General Motors is recalling 395 certain 2015 Buick LaCrosse , Cadillac XTS , Chevrolet Camaro , Equinox , Malibu , and GMC Terrain vehicles.
Takata air bag recalls widenDaytona Beach News-Journal
MEDIA LINK-Takata air-bag problem widens to some 2015 GM vehicles -WSJReuters
Takata air bag problem widens to some 2015 GM vehiclesThe Daily Gazette
MLive.com
all 112 news articles »

Happy 30th Birthday, Nintendo Entertainment System - Kotaku

October 18, 2015 - 3:41pm

Kotaku

Happy 30th Birthday, Nintendo Entertainment System
Kotaku
On October 18, 1985 Nintendo of America took a huge gamble, releasing a console into a North American market that seemed to have washed its hands of video games completely. Thirty years later those hands are filthier than ever. While Nintendo's Family ...
The Nintendo Entertainment System (NES) Turns 30TechCrunch
Can you remember all 18 games that launched with the NES in 1985?Mashable
7 things I learned from the designer of the NESThe Verge
Shacknews -Wii U Daily -UPROXX
all 11 news articles »

Verizon's Samsung Pay update now out for compatible phones - Engadget

October 18, 2015 - 1:06pm

Engadget

Verizon's Samsung Pay update now out for compatible phones
Engadget
Verizon has started rolling out the software update it promised earlier this October -- one that adds Samsung Pay to the Galaxy S6, S6 Edge, S6 Edge+ and Galaxy Note 5. A Reddit user has posted a snapshot of an email sent to Samsung reps at Best Buy ...
Samsung Pay Support Goes Live On VerizonUbergizmo
Apple's iPhone 6s Plus vs. Samsung's Galaxy S6 Edge Plus: Which Will Reign ...Tech News Today
Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge Concept Images EmergeValueWalk
Dispatch Times -Latinos Post
all 33 news articles »

Windows 10 Build 10565 will let you send texts using Cortana - PCWorld

October 18, 2015 - 1:01pm

MyTechBits

Windows 10 Build 10565 will let you send texts using Cortana
PCWorld
Windows 10 Build 10565, currently seeded to Windows Insider testers, contains a bevy of new features and enhancements—one of which is a way to make it easier to message your friends. According to WInBeta, the new build will give Cortana the ability to ...
Windows 10 news recap: Redstone, SMS from the desktop, build 10565WinBeta
Microsoft really doesn't want Windows 10 users to switch to ChromeThe Verge
Leaked Continuum Video Shows Microsoft Has Found Its Mojo AgainForbes
Engadget -Thurrott.com (blog) -Rapid News Network
all 35 news articles »Google News

Windows 10 Build 10565 will let you send texts using Cortana - PCWorld

October 18, 2015 - 1:01pm

Engadget

Windows 10 Build 10565 will let you send texts using Cortana
PCWorld
Windows 10 Build 10565, currently seeded to Windows Insider testers, contains a bevy of new features and enhancements—one of which is a way to make it easier to message your friends. According to WInBeta, the new build will give Cortana the ability to ...
Windows 10 news recap: Redstone, SMS from the desktop, build 10565WinBeta
Microsoft really doesn't want Windows 10 users to switch to ChromeThe Verge
Leaked Continuum Video Shows Microsoft Has Found Its Mojo AgainForbes
Engadget -Thurrott.com (blog) -Rapid News Network
all 32 news articles »

Windows 10 Build 10565 will let you send texts using Cortana - PCWorld

October 18, 2015 - 1:01pm

Engadget

Windows 10 Build 10565 will let you send texts using Cortana
PCWorld
Windows 10 Build 10565, currently seeded to Windows Insider testers, contains a bevy of new features and enhancements—one of which is a way to make it easier to message your friends. According to WInBeta, the new build will give Cortana the ability to ...
Windows 10 news recap: Redstone, SMS from the desktop, build 10565WinBeta
Microsoft really doesn't want Windows 10 users to switch to ChromeThe Verge
Leaked Continuum Video Shows Microsoft Has Found Its Mojo AgainForbes
Engadget -Thurrott.com (blog) -Phone Arena
all 26 news articles »

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