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Bits | 3-D Printing Moves Closer to the Mainstream - New York Times (blog)

January 20, 2014 - 5:28pm

Bits | 3-D Printing Moves Closer to the Mainstream
New York Times (blog)
Adobe has added new 3-D printing capabilities into Photoshop CC, making it easier Adobe Adobe has added new 3-D printing capabilities into Photoshop CC, making it easier for people to use 3-D printers. You know that inkjet printer sitting under your desk?

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Photoshop goes 3D with Creative Cloud upgrade - Australian Macworld

January 20, 2014 - 5:27pm

Photoshop goes 3D with Creative Cloud upgrade
Australian Macworld
Adobe is cranking up the buzz around Photoshop CC, its flagship imaging app, with the debut of new 3D printing capabilities. Photoshop artists can now easily refine, preview, prepare and print 3D designs to a 3D printer right from Photoshop CC. This launch ...
Bits | 3-D Printing Moves Closer to the MainstreamNew York Times (blog)

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Apple's new iPads sell well in US, survey suggests - USA TODAY

January 20, 2014 - 5:15pm

htxt.africa

Apple's new iPads sell well in US, survey suggests
USA TODAY
SAN FRANCISCO -- Apple's latest iPads sold well in the first few months after they launched, suggesting the technology company may report higher average selling prices from this part of its business when it releases results next week, according to a survey ...
iPad Air takes top tablet spot in December, reversing Apple's tablet price erosionApple Insider
STM Studio case for iPad mini Retina reviewTechnologyTell
Apple now offers iPad Mini on EMI scheme with Rs 4999 down paymentGigjets
Cult of Mac -HumanIPO
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AT&T to take orders for LG G Flex curved-screen phone Jan. 24 - Los Angeles Times

January 20, 2014 - 4:10pm

AT&T to take orders for LG G Flex curved-screen phone Jan. 24
Los Angeles Times
AT&T will begin taking orders for the LG G Flex curved-screen smartphone on Jan. 24, the company announced Monday. The LG G Flex is one of the first two phones released to the public to feature a curved screen. The device, which went on sale in South ...

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Apple extends in-store display repairs to iPhone 5c - Apple Insider

January 20, 2014 - 3:05pm

Apple Insider

Apple extends in-store display repairs to iPhone 5c
Apple Insider
Owners of Apple's mid-range iPhone 5c can now have their handset's cracked or otherwise non-functioning display replaced while they wait, rather than being forced to swap phones or send the device off to a remote repair center. Machine. The machine used ...

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Xbox One VS PS4: Sony Still Ahead of Microsoft, and Will Stay There Thanks to ... - Gamenguide

January 20, 2014 - 2:23pm

MCV

Xbox One VS PS4: Sony Still Ahead of Microsoft, and Will Stay There Thanks to ...
Gamenguide
While NPD numbers declared Microsoft top dog for December with its Xbox One managing to outsell Sony's PS4 that month, Sony has been quick to remind everyone of its long term performance over the boys at Redmond. DualShockers is reporting a ...
Microsoft paying YouTube personalities for positive Xbox One endorsementsPCWorld (blog)
PS4 Moves 239998 Units In France, Outsells Xbox One 2:1Cinema Blend
Report: Microsoft paying YouTube producers to highlight Xbox OnePolygon
Gameplanet -Ars Technica -Techie News
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Microsoft replenishes its Surface 2 tablet stock - ZDNet (blog)

January 20, 2014 - 2:18pm

Microsoft replenishes its Surface 2 tablet stock
ZDNet (blog)
Summary: Microsoft's second-generation, ARM-based Surface 2 devices are again available via the Microsoft online store. Those looking for Surface Pro 2s, docking stations or power covers: There's no new word on availability. Mary Jo Foley. By Mary Jo ...

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LG G Flex available for pre-order from AT&T later this month - Android Community

January 20, 2014 - 1:32pm

Android Community

LG G Flex available for pre-order from AT&T later this month
Android Community
AT&T has announced the LG G Flex is coming soon. For those interested in the curved smartphone, it will be available for pre-order on January 24th. We have the option of ordering in-store or online, and the pricing is as expected at $299.99 with a two year ...
AT&T LG G Flex pre-orders kick off Jan. 24, pricing set at $299.99PhoneDog
LG G Flex will be $300 on AT&T, pre-orders begin January 24thEngadget
AT&T LG G Flex Pre-Orders Start Jan. 24 for $300TechnoBuffalo

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Apple Stores now fixing cracked iPhone 5C screens - CNNMoney

January 20, 2014 - 12:24pm

CNNMoney

Apple Stores now fixing cracked iPhone 5C screens
CNNMoney
iPhone 5C owners can now take their shattered devices to Apple Stores for screen repairs. NEW YORK (CNNMoney). Apple Stores are now able to replace cracked iPhone 5C screens while you wait. The $149 screen-repair service is being offered for the first ...

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No sixth sense: '123456' is worst password of 2013 - CNET

January 20, 2014 - 12:17pm

Hot Hardware

No sixth sense: '123456' is worst password of 2013
CNET
The insecurity of our online accounts provides plenty of reason for insecurity about the state of online security, according to a new list of the most common passwords. Eric Mack. by Eric Mack. January 20, 2014 10:12 AM PST. Follow @ericcmack. Spend a ...
The 25 most popular passwords of 2013 prove people are just as naive as everTechSpot
We're still bad at passwords: '123456' most popular password on Earthnatmonitor.com
For the First Time, "Password" is a Slightly Better Password than "123456"Hot Hardware
PCWorld (blog) -Ars Technica -BGR
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HP brings Windows 7 back 'due to popular demand' as buyers shun Windows 8 - Inquirer

January 20, 2014 - 10:52am

DailyTech

HP brings Windows 7 back 'due to popular demand' as buyers shun Windows 8
Inquirer
PC MAKER HP has announced that it is dropping Windows 8 in favour of its predecessor, Windows 7. Advertising on the HP website declares, "Windows 7 is back.... Due to popular demand." The claim is more than just a marketing statement. HP is now ...
HP just can't quit Windows 7GigaOM
Ouch: HP is now promoting PCs running Windows 7 (because Windows 8 isn't ...VentureBeat
With Windows 8 floundering, HP was forced to start selling Windows 7 againBGR
The Verge -WinBeta -ZDNet (blog)
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Target, Neiman Marcus Credit Card Hacks Could Be More Widespread, Experts ... - Reuters

January 20, 2014 - 10:41am

Target, Neiman Marcus Credit Card Hacks Could Be More Widespread, Experts ...
Reuters
Some 70 million customers at Target had their credit card and other personal informational stolen by hackers. Many more have apparently been compromised at Neiman Marcus stores. But this could just be the tip of the iceberg, official security agencies say.

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What Does Google's Purchase Of Nest Mean For The Internet Of Things? - Forbes

January 20, 2014 - 10:03am

Boston Globe

What Does Google's Purchase Of Nest Mean For The Internet Of Things?
Forbes
Google Campus 2 The Internet of Things (IoT) seemed to be an underlying theme of this year's Consumer Electronics Show (CES), with companies showing off cloud-connected Crock-Pots, heart monitors, and even bed mats that monitor how a person sleeps.
Here comes the Internet of Things Gone WildVentureBeat
SmartThings CEO: 2014 'the tipping point' for networked homesMinneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal
Forget wearable tech, focus on the connected home in 2014Marketing Week
Washington Post -Memeburn -New York Times (blog)
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Take that, BT: Vodafone and BSkyB mull over broadband tie-up - TechRadar UK

January 20, 2014 - 9:21am

Telegraph.co.uk

Take that, BT: Vodafone and BSkyB mull over broadband tie-up
TechRadar UK
Telecommunications giants BSkyB and Vodafone are considering partnering in an effort to fight BT for dominance in the TV and broadband sectors. The companies have allegedly held high-level secret talks aimed at tackling their biggest rival, although they ...
Sky and Vodafone could team up to take on BTEngadget
Sky, Vodafone 'partnering up to take on BT'Digital Spy UK
Sky and Vodafone partner to take on BT's broadband dominancePC Advisor
Businessweek -Total Telecom -Register
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Wi-fi sharing outfit FON lands $14m funding as it targets the US - ZDNet

January 20, 2014 - 8:53am

Wi-fi sharing outfit FON lands $14m funding as it targets the US
ZDNet
Wi-fi sharing network FON has picked up $14m in investment from companies including Qualcomm and Google. FON, founded in 2006, bills itself as a "crowdsourced wi-fi" company: customers make some of their home bandwidth available for free to other ...
Fon Closes $14 Million RoundMarketWatch
Fon pulls in $14M as it partners with Qualcomm and FacebookGigaOM

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Google pulls malware Twitter and Feedly extensions for Chrome - The Guardian

January 20, 2014 - 7:56am

The Guardian

Google pulls malware Twitter and Feedly extensions for Chrome
The Guardian
computer malware on fire Google has removed rogue malware-serving extensions from the Chrome web store that were found to hijack links and serve intrusive advertising. Photograph: artpartner-images.com/Alamy. Google has removed two Chrome ...

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Gas prices fall 3 cents in NH in past week - Boston.com

January 20, 2014 - 7:37am

International Business Times

Gas prices fall 3 cents in NH in past week
Boston.com
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Gas prices in New Hampshire have fallen 3 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.35. The average comes from GasBuddy.com's daily survey of 875 gas stations in the state. The national average has fallen 2.2 cents last ...
Wyoming's Gas Price Updatemybighornbasin
Gas prices fall a bit in Maine over past weekGreenfield Daily Reporter
Gas PricesWTXL ABC 27
fox6now.com -Access North Georgia -Investing.com
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Samsung Galaxy S5 UI leaks as a tarted-up copy of Google Now - Inquirer

January 20, 2014 - 6:30am

NDTV

Samsung Galaxy S5 UI leaks as a tarted-up copy of Google Now
Inquirer
AN IMAGE HAS LEAKED of Samsung's reworked Touchwiz user interface (UI) that likely will debut on the Galaxy S5, and it looks like a tarted-up version of Google Now. The leak comes via @evleaks, which posted a picture of the reworked UI on Twitter.
Is this the Samsung Galaxy S5's new tile-based home screen?Engadget
Plastic-body Samsung Galaxy S5 with iris scanner tipped for next month unveilTechie News
Galaxy S5 home screen leaked, resembles Google NowWhat Mobile
NDTV -Firstpost -Phones Review
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Samsung Galaxy S5 UI leaks as a tarted-up copy of Google Now - Inquirer

January 20, 2014 - 6:30am

AndroidOS.in

Samsung Galaxy S5 UI leaks as a tarted-up copy of Google Now
Inquirer
AN IMAGE HAS LEAKED of Samsung's reworked Touchwiz user interface (UI) that likely will debut on the Galaxy S5, and it looks like a tarted-up version of Google Now. The leak comes via @evleaks, which posted a picture of the reworked UI on Twitter.
This is what TouchWiz on the Samsung Galaxy S5 could look likeFirstpost
Next Samsung Touchwiz UI to feature Google Now style notifications?TrustedReviews
Leaked images suggest major Samsung Touchwiz overhaulGMA News
Phones Review
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Google Chrome extensions pulled down for ad policy violations - India Today

January 20, 2014 - 3:42am

India Today

Google Chrome extensions pulled down for ad policy violations
India Today
A month after search giant Google announced it would protect users from pop-up ads by disabling some of its toolbars and other extensions, two extensions have been taken down from its Chrome Web Store. It has been known that the extensions were ...

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