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Big changes coming to iPhone messaging - CNN

June 4, 2014 - 3:46pm

Sydney Morning Herald

Big changes coming to iPhone messaging
CNN
(CNN) -- It didn't get a ton of attention Monday, but Apple's next mobile operating system means significant changes for how iPhone users send and receive messages. If you're an Apple user, this is a big deal. Messages is the most frequently used app in iOS, ...
iOS 8 first look video: Quick-send images in Messages, quick-reply via notificationsApple Insider
Apple Wants to Eat Everybody Else's LunchVanity Fair
Huge Updates for iPhone MessagingAngle Chronicle

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Computex highlights competition, not innovation, in wearables - Computerworld

June 4, 2014 - 3:14pm

Firstpost

Computex highlights competition, not innovation, in wearables
Computerworld
IDG News Service - Visitors don't have to walk far to find wearables at Computex, the big IT trade show taking place in Taipei this week. Dozens of companies from Taiwan and China are showcasing first-generation products -- a big change from last year ...
Acer Liquid Leap Fitness Band UnderwhelmsTom's Guide
Competition, not innovation, in wearables at ComputexCIO New Zealand

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How to Interpret What You Saw in the WWDC Keynote - The Mac Observer

June 4, 2014 - 3:08pm

The Mac Observer

How to Interpret What You Saw in the WWDC Keynote
The Mac Observer
In the past, the WWDC keynote was not available for public viewing, so if you watched it, you may have been a bit confused about some things that were said and done. Let me explain. Sold out fast last year. Procces had to change. The Worldwide Developers ...
WWDC: Meet tomorrow's tech starsUSA TODAY
#NoAllWomen? Apple has no female keynote speakers at WWDCallvoices

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Nintendo at E3 2014: Fighting from behind - CNET

June 4, 2014 - 2:39pm

Just Push Start

Nintendo at E3 2014: Fighting from behind
CNET
The 3DS might be successful, but the Wii U certainly isn't. What will it take for Nintendo to find some extra life? by Scott Stein · @jetscott; June 4, 2014 12:14 PM PDT. comments. 0. facebook. twitter. linkedin. googleplus. more. more +. email. tumblr. stumble.
Star Citizen - Dogfighting Module Launch Trailer 1:56IGN
Super Smash Bros. Adds Item That Is Bound To Come BackJust Push Start
Super Smash Bros 4 Pic of the Day Reveals New Boomerang Item as Female ...BREATHEcast
Gamenguide -Ubergizmo -GameSpot
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Ready, Aim, Fire! Google Glass-equipped Rifles Can Shoot Around Corners - NBCNews.com

June 4, 2014 - 1:50pm

TechSpot

Ready, Aim, Fire! Google Glass-equipped Rifles Can Shoot Around Corners
NBCNews.com
Powerful “smart” rifles can already enable newbies to shoot like expert marksmen and video-stream shots to an iPhone. Now the firearms can also connect to Google Glass. TrackingPoint began selling its rifles to the public in 2013. The Austin-based ...
Anti-Glass Program Lets You Jam Glassholes' Wi-Fi ReceptionMashable
TrackingPoint Utilizes Google Glass for KillShotsAndroid Headlines - Android News
Google Glass-equipped rifles offer 'mind-blowing' fire superiorityWashington Times
International Business Times -Huffington Post -Business Insider
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NYT Launches Standalone Opinion App - PC Magazine

June 4, 2014 - 1:00pm

The Guardian

NYT Launches Standalone Opinion App
PC Magazine
The new subscription plan will cost $6 every four weeks, and provide access to all the paper's opinion content. 0shares. NYT Opinion App. The New York Times continued its digital push today with a subscription plan for those who only want to read the ...
Your chance to pay six bucks for The New York Times' two centsNew York Business Journal
Announcing NYT OpinionNew York Times
The New York Times Launches NYT OpinionWall Street Journal
The Atlantic -Gizmodo -TechCrunch
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On Conan, Google's self-driving car kills cat - CNET

June 4, 2014 - 12:22pm

On Conan, Google's self-driving car kills cat
CNET
When you have no steering wheel, sometimes your self-control is challenged. With fatal results for a cat. And others. by Chris Matyszczyk · @ChrisMatyszczyk; June 4, 2014 9:30 AM PDT. comments. 0. facebook. twitter. linkedin. googleplus. more. more +.
Conan O'Brien shows us Google's self-driving carFanSided
Google's Self-Driving Car Has A Cute Exterior And No Morals WhatsoeverJalopnik
VIDEO: Conan O'Brien Pokes Fun at Google's Self-Driving CarCrave Online
seattlepi.com (blog) -TechCrunch
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Microsoft Touts Device Partners At Computex - InformationWeek

June 4, 2014 - 11:47am

Microsoft Touts Device Partners At Computex
InformationWeek
Microsoft hyped its partners' new Windows 8.1 tablets and PCs. But are they enough to counter slumping PC sales and rising Chrome and Android adoption? Surface Pro 3 Vs. World: Mobile Smackdown. (Click image for larger view and slideshow.).

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Microsoft Touts Device Partners At Computex - InformationWeek

June 4, 2014 - 11:47am

Microsoft Touts Device Partners At Computex
InformationWeek
Microsoft hyped its partners' new Windows 8.1 tablets and PCs. But are they enough to counter slumping PC sales and rising Chrome and Android adoption? Surface Pro 3 Vs. World: Mobile Smackdown. (Click image for larger view and slideshow.).

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Wii U sales double in Japan as Mario Kart 8 sells 350k - Play.tm

June 4, 2014 - 11:28am

ITProPortal

Wii U sales double in Japan as Mario Kart 8 sells 350k
Play.tm
Mario Kart 8 has topped the weekly Japanese charts and boosted sales of the hardware in Nintendo's home country. It may not have sent Wii U sales rocketing 666 per cent as it did in the UK, but the game's arrival did double weekly Wii U sales to over 19k ...
Mario Kart 8: Our favorite replays (so far)Shacknews

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Gartner's Magic Quadrant 2014 For Cloud: Winners & Losers - InformationWeek

June 4, 2014 - 11:27am

ReadWrite

Gartner's Magic Quadrant 2014 For Cloud: Winners & Losers
InformationWeek
Gartner's annual graphic of competitive positioning among tech providers reflects challenges for Rackspace, Dimension Data, and some other vendors. 16 Top Big Data Analytics Platforms. (Click image for larger view and slideshow.) Gartner's Magic ...
Has Cloud Computing Been a Failed Revolution?CIO Magazine
Azure Behind Only Amazon in Gartner Cloud RankingsVisual Studio Magazine
In Big Companies, The Public Cloud Is Leaving The Private Cloud In The DustReadWrite
Redmond Channel Partner -Virtualization Review (blog)
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Russian hacker engineered dazzling worldwide crime spree - 13WMAZ

June 4, 2014 - 11:18am

Russian hacker engineered dazzling worldwide crime spree
13WMAZ
In the Dark Web world of cyber hackers, "Slavik" achieved legendary stature years ago, then purportedly retired. Instead, authorities say he went on a dazzling crime spree that used more than 1 million infected computers to reach directly into U.S. banks and ...

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Microsoft at E3 2014: Behind the eight ball - CNET (blog)

June 4, 2014 - 11:13am

Microsoft at E3 2014: Behind the eight ball
CNET (blog)
A lot has changed in a year, but Microsoft still needs to win over prospective next-gen consumers. Here's what we expect to see from the Xbox camp at E3 2014. by Jeff Bakalar · @jeffbakalar; June 3, 2014 2:29 PM PDT. comments. 0. facebook. twitter. linkedin.

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LinkedIn takes style tips from Facebook, Twitter for premium refresh - ZDNet

June 4, 2014 - 10:03am

ReadWrite

LinkedIn takes style tips from Facebook, Twitter for premium refresh
ZDNet
LinkedIn is preparing to refresh the user experience for its paid premium membership base. More about LinkedIn. LinkedIn launches new one-stop shop for SMBs · LinkedIn's latest digital publishing play taps into entire user base · LinkedIn launches ...
LinkedIn launches major profile redesign, new $10 premium tierVentureBeat
Now Even LinkedIn Is Embracing The Visual WebReadWrite
LinkedIn Updates Premium Profiles To Look More Like FacebookTechCrunch
Fast Company -Business Insider -WebProNews
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Cloudera Buys Data Security Firm Gazzang - InformationWeek

June 4, 2014 - 10:00am

V3.co.uk

Cloudera Buys Data Security Firm Gazzang
InformationWeek
Score one for Cloudera. On Tuesday the company said it had completed a deal to buy data security company Gazzang. Cloudera wasn't bashful about its announcement, declaring itself "the most secure" Hadoop platform as a result of the move. Deal terms ...
Cloudera buys Gazzang to boost Hadoop big data securityV3.co.uk
Cloudera acquires big data security company GazzangTelecompaper (subscription)
Hadoop Makes a Big Data SplashDatamation
Austin Business Journal (blog) -Broadway World
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Google Glass' Next Killer App Lets You Shoot Guns Around Corners - TIME

June 4, 2014 - 9:43am

Google Glass' Next Killer App Lets You Shoot Guns Around Corners
TIME
Google Glass has lots of potential in professional fields, and for better or worse, that includes military applications. TrackingPoint, an Austin-based company that adds aim assistance technology to firearms, is showing off how Google Glass could be used as a ...

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Sony SmartBand Aims to Be a Better Fitbit - Mashable

June 4, 2014 - 9:38am

TechCrunch

Sony SmartBand Aims to Be a Better Fitbit
Mashable
The Sony SmartBand is the latest fitness tracker to hit the market, and it has a little more to offer than what you'll find from other competitors these days. The device, which was announced earlier this year at CES, tracks everything from steps taken to your sleep ...
Sony SmartBand SWR10 hits US with context collectionSlashGear
Sony SmartBand Hits the U.S. for $99IntoMobile
Sony SmartBand Activity Tracker Now On SaleUbergizmo
Phandroid.com -Droid Life -MobileSyrup.com
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From gesture controls to full Android, smartglass UI ideas come into view at ... - PCWorld

June 4, 2014 - 8:23am

Gadget Gestures

From gesture controls to full Android, smartglass UI ideas come into view at ...
PCWorld
As Google Glass goes on sale in the U.S., a few developers in Taiwan are working on their own smartglasses devices, including one that uses gesture controls. A prototype from Taiwan's Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI) showed up at this year's ...
SiME Google Glass knock-off is held together with Scotch TapeEngadget
Smartglasses with Android UI, Gesture Controls Take Shape in TaiwanCIO
SiME Smart Glass Wants to Compete With Google GlassGadget Gestures
States Chronicle -malaysiandigest.com -Ubergizmo
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Vertu CEO bans 'nice phones with lousy technology' - TechRadar UK

June 4, 2014 - 7:41am

Marketing Week

Vertu CEO bans 'nice phones with lousy technology'
TechRadar UK
Vertu has admitted that in the past it's produced handsets which not only had an over-the-top design, but were also rather limited when it came to specs. TechRadar sat down with Vertu CEO, Max Pogliani, who explained that since taking over a year ago the ...
$11380 Vertu Signature Touch – All Bling, Borderline Bad TasteHighlight Press

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Mobile hit 'Temple Run' tops 1 billion downloads - USA TODAY

June 4, 2014 - 7:30am

Gamasutra

Mobile hit 'Temple Run' tops 1 billion downloads
USA TODAY
The mobile hit Temple Run has sprinted toward a major milestone: 1 billion downloads. Creators Imangi Studios announced its franchise, started in 2008 by couple Keith Shepherd and Natalia Luckyanova, hit the 1 billion mark between Temple Run and ...
Temple Run Series Achieve 1 Billion DownloadsUbergizmo
Even with a Temple Run empire, Imangi Studios wants to stay indie at heart ...VentureBeat
Imangi CEO talks Raleigh, Temple Run, and that billion download milestoneTriangle Business Journal (blog)
Re/code -TriplePoint Newsroom (press release)
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