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GTA 5 Online Heists Artwork Hints Of Signal Flares, Thermite Bombs, New ... - Tech Times

February 24, 2015 - 3:08am

Tech Times

GTA 5 Online Heists Artwork Hints Of Signal Flares, Thermite Bombs, New ...
Tech Times
Leaked images indicate the wait for GTA 5 Online Heists may well be worth it given the array of new weapons and vehicles coming into play. (Photo : Mario Tama | Getty Images). Social network Twitter is all abuzz given online leaked images of what's to come ...
GTA 5 Online Heists leak reveals possible new gear and vehiclesIGN Africa
Grand Theft Auto 5: Online Heists Might Have Thermite Bombs, Signal Flares ...GamingBolt

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Give us a week to GUT Superfish, begs Lenovo CTO - The Register

February 24, 2015 - 2:26am

The Register

Give us a week to GUT Superfish, begs Lenovo CTO
The Register
Lenovo's chief technology officer Peter Hortensius has issued another statement on how the company plans to handle Superfish. The missive explains that Lenovo has worked with anti-virus vendors to get their products flattening Superfish whenever a PC ...

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Apple to launch racially diverse emoji and pictures of same-sex couple families - Mirror.co.uk

February 24, 2015 - 2:21am

Mirror.co.uk

Apple to launch racially diverse emoji and pictures of same-sex couple families
Mirror.co.uk
A new set of racially diverse faces has been leaked after Apple gave developers a sneak preview of their new operating system. Also revealed are family pictures featuring same-sex couples and a child, where both parents are either male or female.
Apple is finally set to roll out racially diverse emojiThe Week Magazine
Apple offers glimpse of what its 'multicultural emojis' would look likeBusiness Standard
These are Apple's new, diverse emoji we've been waiting forMashable
Sydney Morning Herald -IBNLive -Engadget
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Apple offers glimpse of what its 'multicultural emojis' would look like - Business Standard

February 24, 2015 - 12:57am

NDTV

Apple offers glimpse of what its 'multicultural emojis' would look like
Business Standard
Apple's newly launched second OS X 10.10.3 and iOS 8.3 beta updates offer a glimpse of what its "multicultural emojis" would look like, a report said. The updates feature a redesigned emoji keyboard and emoji skin tone modifiers. Any human icon can be ...
Apple's Latest Betas Bring More Diversity To EmojiTechCrunch

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Samsung Galaxy S6 to be launched in India in the second week of April; to be ... - IBNLive

February 23, 2015 - 11:27pm

IBNLive

Samsung Galaxy S6 to be launched in India in the second week of April; to be ...
IBNLive
New Delhi: The much-awaited Samsung Galaxy S6 that is scheduled to be unveiled globally on March 1 will make its way to India in the second week of April. While the exact India launch date is yet to be finalised, the sixth generation smartphone in the ...

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Artemis is building a 4G network in SF to prove its pCell tech works - Gigaom

February 23, 2015 - 11:18pm

Gigaom

Artemis is building a 4G network in SF to prove its pCell tech works
Gigaom
For the last year WebTV creator Steve Perlman has been trying to convince a skeptical wireless industry that his most recent startup Artemis Networks has developed an LTE technology that solves the mobile data capacity crunch, and now he aims to prove it.
Artemis Is Leasing Spectrum From Dish Network To Test Fiber-Like LTETechCrunch
Promising Faster Wireless, Artemis Draws Closer With Dish Spectrum DealNew York Times (blog)
Artemis leases Dish's H Block spectrum to build a live, commercial pCell network ...FierceWireless
Wall Street Journal -Business Insider -Re/code
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Timeline: Google's role in global sex censorship - ZDNet

February 23, 2015 - 11:03pm

ZDNet

Timeline: Google's role in global sex censorship
ZDNet
While you were busy freaking out about government surveillance, censorship blossomed at the one corporation that has the most power to fight -- or enable -- suppression of speech. Google is the world's dominant force in both advertising and search, ...
Google's banning sexually explicit content from its blogging platformEngadget
Google's Blogging Platform Bans Explicit Sexual ContentGadget Gestures (blog)
Google Bans Sexually Explicit Content From Websites Hosted On BloggerTechCrunch
NBC Bay Area (blog) -SiliconANGLE (blog) -Network World
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Uber Partners SafetiPin to Provide Safety Scores for City Locations - NDTV

February 23, 2015 - 10:57pm

NDTV

Uber Partners SafetiPin to Provide Safety Scores for City Locations
NDTV
Aimed at ensuring better safety of its riders, taxi service firm Uber has partnered SafetiPin, a map-based mobile safety app, to generate a safety score for various locations in a city. Uber will pilot the initiative in New Delhi, beginning February 25 and run for five ...
Uber to collect neighbourhood data as new safety measure in IndiaDaily News & Analysis
Uber Enhances Passenger Safety By Collaborating With SafetiPinBidness ETC
Uber teams up with Safetipin for further enhancing user safetyThe Tech Portal
autoevolution
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PS4's game-sharing feature used to delete a kid's 'Destiny' characters - Engadget

February 23, 2015 - 10:32pm

Engadget

PS4's game-sharing feature used to delete a kid's 'Destiny' characters
Engadget
The very conceit of PlayStation 4's Share Play feature is futuristic as all get-out, but it has a dark side too. Take 5th grader Henry Kramer's recent Destiny woes for example. After virtually passing his DualShock 4 to another player to access a glitch that Kramer ...
Man Accused of Deleting Stranger's Destiny Files Pleas InnocenceGameSpot
Man Accused Of Deleting 11-Year-Old's Destiny Data Also A VictimGame Informer
Leaked Destiny Details Include Information on Inferno Mode for the CruciblePlayStation LifeStyle
Lazygamer
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Palo Alto search company tarnished in security debacle - San Francisco Business Times (blog)

February 23, 2015 - 8:37pm

Palo Alto search company tarnished in security debacle
San Francisco Business Times (blog)
Adi Pinhas, co-founder and CEO of Superfish, the Palo Alto image search technology blamed by Lenovo for introducing a security vulnerabilty onto some of its computer notebooks. Stunning Napa Valley Views 15 photos ...

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Internet of things starter kit unveiled by ARM and IBM - BBC News

February 23, 2015 - 6:41pm

BBC News

Internet of things starter kit unveiled by ARM and IBM
BBC News
A "starter kit" designed to spur on the invention of internet-connected gadgets has been announced as part of a tie-up between two leading tech firms. Chip designer ARM and cloud services giant IBM say it can take just five minutes to unbox the equipment ...
I'm the wire starter: ARM, IBM tout plug 'n' play Internet of Stuff kitThe Register
ARM Connects a New World of Intelligent Devices to the CloudMarketWatch
ARM, Freescale and IBM offer a platform for industrial IoTGigaom
ElectronicsWeekly.com
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Valve Showing New Steam Machines, Final Controller Design, VR Hardware At ... - Forbes

February 23, 2015 - 6:28pm

Forbes

Valve Showing New Steam Machines, Final Controller Design, VR Hardware At ...
Forbes
Let's not call the Steam Machines initiative dead quite yet — but it may have been resurrected in a slightly new form. Apparently Valve is attending this year's GDC with a holy trinity (Half-Life 3 confirmed!) of new hardware for PC gamers. The news comes via ...
Valve will show 'a previously unannounced Steam VR' system at GDC next weekVentureBeat
Valve Will Show Off Its 'Steam Machines' and VR Gear in MarchWired
Valve's SteamVR hardware heads to GDCEngadget
GameSpot -Maximum PC -Gamasutra
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Google Is Making A New Chromebook Pixel “Soon” - TechCrunch

February 23, 2015 - 6:04pm

TechCrunch

Google Is Making A New Chromebook Pixel “Soon”
TechCrunch
Were you a fan of Google's Chromebook Pixel? The Chromebook with the super high-res touch screen built-in, meant largely to show what a Chromebook could be if it cost $1,300 instead of two or three hundred bucks? Good news! It looks like Google is ...
Chromebook Pixel refresh confirmed as coming 'soon'SlashGear
Google Confirms That A New Chromebook Pixel Is On The Way And Will Be On ...Android Headlines - Android News
Chromebook Pixel 2 rumors grow, as Google pulls a video confirming its existencePCWorld
androidandme.com -PhoneDog -Gizmodo
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IoT sensors can run at lower power with MIT chip design - PCWorld

February 23, 2015 - 5:13pm

SiliconANGLE (blog)

IoT sensors can run at lower power with MIT chip design
PCWorld
As more sensors get added to the Internet of Things, power consumption can pose a problem, but researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology have come up with a way to reduce the energy that such components require. The researchers have ...
Internet of Things can change our daily lives -- but without identity it's just noiseBetaNews
Industry veterans like Tech Mahindra, GE, Vodafone, Cisco & others come ...Economic Times
Verizon report: IoT building momentumCED
FierceMobileIT -SiliconANGLE (blog) -MarketWatch
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Diverse Emoji Are Finally Here - Refinery29

February 23, 2015 - 3:24pm

Refinery29

Diverse Emoji Are Finally Here
Refinery29
Brace yourselves (or your phones): Apple is finally ready to unveil its updated selection of emoji. After what seems like forever to have lived without adequate pictograms, the emoji at our fingertips will finally represent a more diverse range of races. Someone ...

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FCC chief pressed to release net neutrality rules - USA TODAY

February 23, 2015 - 3:09pm

Wall Street Journal

FCC chief pressed to release net neutrality rules
USA TODAY
The chairman of the House Oversight Committee, Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Calif., has asked FCC chairman Tom Wheeler to make public the net neutrality rules that the agency plans to vote on later this week. Loading… Post to Facebook. FCC chief pressed to ...
FCC Republicans Call on Agency to Delay Net Neutrality VoteWall Street Journal
FCC Commissioner: Net Neutrality Is A Threat To Free SpeechDaily Caller
GOP FCC members want to delay net neutrality voteComputerworld
TechSpot -The Verge -The Escapist
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Worse than Superfish? Comodo-affiliated PrivDog compromises web security too - PCWorld

February 23, 2015 - 2:46pm

PCWorld

Worse than Superfish? Comodo-affiliated PrivDog compromises web security too
PCWorld
New cases of insecure HTTPS traffic interception are coming to light as researchers probe software programs for implementations that could enable malicious attacks. The latest software to open a man-in-the-middle hole on users' PCs is a new version of ...
Ad-blocking software is 'worse than Superfish'BBC News
The harmful code recently found on Lenovo machines is now surfacing in other ...TechSpot
Comodo, Lavasoft software bundled with Superfish-type codeTechRadar
Ars Technica
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Google Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOGL)'s YouTube confirms launch of kids app - Markets.co

February 23, 2015 - 1:49pm

Google Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOGL)'s YouTube confirms launch of kids app
Markets.co
Google Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOGL)'s YouTube confirmed its launch of the YouTube Kids app, “the first Google product built from the ground up with little ones in mind,” which the company said makes it safer and easier for children to find videos on topics they ...

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Why Apple Is Spending $1.9 Billion To Open Data Centers In Denmark And Ireland - Fast Company

February 23, 2015 - 1:47pm

Fast Company

Why Apple Is Spending $1.9 Billion To Open Data Centers In Denmark And Ireland
Fast Company
Apple follows Microsoft and Google by opening data centers in Europe. Whether that's NSA-motivated is unclear. By David Lumb. Apple said Monday that it is investing $1.9 billion to open data centers in Denmark and Ireland, according to the AFP. It is a move ...
Bloomberg Briefing, Feb. 24San Francisco Chronicle
Apple Hopes Its New European Data Centers Will Get Regulators Off Its BackWired
Apple invests nearly $2 billion to expand in EuropeNew York Daily News
Business Standard -Wall Street Journal -PCWorld
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IBM Continues Expansion of Global Cloud Centers to Support Hybrid Cloud ... - MarketWatch

February 23, 2015 - 1:01pm

IBM Continues Expansion of Global Cloud Centers to Support Hybrid Cloud ...
MarketWatch
ARMONK, NY and LAS VEGAS, NV, Feb 23, 2015 (Marketwired via COMTEX) -- IBM InterConnect 2015 - IBM IBM, -0.45% today announced that it continues to build out SoftLayer's computing capacity with the addition of new cloud centers in Sydney and ...

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