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Intel's Haswell coming to Xeon E5 chips this quarter - PCWorld

July 15, 2014 - 7:27pm

Intel's Haswell coming to Xeon E5 chips this quarter
PCWorld
Intel has started shipping Xeon E5 chips based on the Haswell microarchitecture to server makers, and the chip will be in servers this quarter. The Xeon E5 chips typically go into two-socket and four-socket servers and are the company's biggest-selling server ...
Intel keeps Skylake PC processors on schedule for next yearComputerworld
Early Haswell Xeon Buyers Push Intel Datacenter BizEnterpriseTech

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Bond… James Bond: Google+ Lifts Useless Name Restrictions - TechnoBuffalo

July 15, 2014 - 6:09pm

TechnoBuffalo

Bond… James Bond: Google+ Lifts Useless Name Restrictions
TechnoBuffalo
Google will no longer require Google+ users to abide by its naming rules, which means folks use their real name. Since launch, many people have complained about the service's restrictions, especially with Google+ so prominent across Google's portfolio of ...

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Apple, IBM to Develop IPhone Applications for Corporate Users - Businessweek

July 15, 2014 - 3:51pm

Reuters India

Apple, IBM to Develop IPhone Applications for Corporate Users
Businessweek
Apple Inc. (AAPL:US) and International Business Machines Corp. (IBM:US) will work together to create business-software applications for iPhone and iPad users. The apps will be tailored to work with IBM's data analytics and cloud services, the companies ...
IBM to offer iPads and iPhones for business usersReuters
Apple, IBM in Pact to Develop iPhone ApplicationsBloomberg
Apple, IBM team up in mobile devices, applicationsWashington Post
Ubergizmo -Product Reviews -CNET
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Computers at High Risk of Being Hijacked by Botnets - Businessweek

July 15, 2014 - 3:35pm

Computers at High Risk of Being Hijacked by Botnets
Businessweek
The threat posed by criminal hackers who use networks of secretly hijacked computers has increased “dramatically” over the past several years, a top U.S. Justice Department prosecutor testified today. Leslie Caldwell, the assistant attorney general for the ...
Feds declare big win over Cryptolocker ransomwareComputerworld Australia

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Google Aims For Internet Safety With New Security Team, Project Zero - Ping! Zine Web Tech Magazine

July 15, 2014 - 1:54pm

Ping! Zine Web Tech Magazine

Google Aims For Internet Safety With New Security Team, Project Zero
Ping! Zine Web Tech Magazine
Google Aims For Internet Safety With New Security Team, Project Zero (Ping! Zine Web Tech Magazine) – Google announced earlier today its new security initiative for making the Internet a safer place, Project Zero. According to the tech giant, the new ...

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Apple finds new suppliers to solve battery issues with the iPhone 6 - Cult of Mac

July 15, 2014 - 1:35pm

Cult of Mac

Apple finds new suppliers to solve battery issues with the iPhone 6
Cult of Mac
The iPhone 6 isn't expected to feature radical improvements in battery life, but that doesn't mean Apple hasn't had trouble making new batteries for the device. Since the next iPhone will be thinner than the current design, its battery needs to be thinner as well.
Sept 10th iPhone 6 release date, but there never was a 5.5 inch modelStabley Times

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Microsoft, HP sets sights on beating Google and its Chromebook - Tech Times

July 15, 2014 - 12:25pm

Tech Times

Microsoft, HP sets sights on beating Google and its Chromebook
Tech Times
Microsoft and HP are looking to get into the budget laptop market. The move should put a little scare into Google and its Chromebooks, as reports suggest this model will be cheaper. (Photo : Google). Microsoft believes there is room for its own middle- to ...

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Why Sprint (S) Stock Is Down Today - TheStreet.com

July 15, 2014 - 11:50am

Firstpost

Why Sprint (S) Stock Is Down Today
TheStreet.com
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Sprint (S) fell Tuesday amid indications that the company would face significant regulatory hurdles in its takeover of T-Mobile (TMUS). Sprint chairman and Japanese billionaire Masayoshi Son, whose SoftBank holds controlling ...
Sprint/T-Mobile Deal to have “Lengthy Approval Process”Android Headlines - Android News
Sprint Planning for Lengthy Review of T-Mobile DealBusinessweek
Report: Sprint, T-Mobile to form JV to bid in 600 MHz incentive auctionFierceWireless
Wireless Week
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SAP, Esri Build Stronger Mapping Ties - InformationWeek

July 15, 2014 - 11:44am

V3.co.uk

SAP, Esri Build Stronger Mapping Ties
InformationWeek
SAP and Esri port geospatial analysis to SAP Hana, bring mapping to CRM, asset-management, mobile apps, and Lumira data visualizations. Government Data + Maps: 10 Great Examples. (Click image for larger view and slideshow.) SAP and Esri jointly ...
SAP plots mapping software push with Esri analytics tie-upV3.co.uk
SAP and Esri Help Customers Map Their Way to a Better Bottom LineWall Street Journal
Databricks and SAP Partner on Spark Distribution Integrated with HANADatabase Trends and Applications

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Box nixes storage limits for businesses, strengthens ties to Office 365 - ZDNet

July 15, 2014 - 11:02am

GigaOM

Box nixes storage limits for businesses, strengthens ties to Office 365
ZDNet
Box is tying up some loose ends while also relaxing a bit elsewhere this week. Box: How Aaron Levie and his childhood friends built a $2 billion business. Unboxing Box: The proverbial, and inevitable, jump over the startup cliff · Unboxing Box: Growing up ...
Box lifts storage limit on Business edition, integrates service with OfficePCWorld
Box uncaps cloud storage limits for business usersCNET
Box Gives Businesses Unlimited Storage, Adds Office 365 IntegrationMashable
TechCrunch -GigaOM -Wall Street Journal (blog)
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Amazon Glass On Way? Google Pioneer Poached - Tom's Guide

July 15, 2014 - 10:30am

Amazon Glass On Way? Google Pioneer Poached
Tom's Guide
Credit: Dean TakahashiBabak Parviz is going from Glass to Fire. The man who once led development for Google's flagship wearable has been snatched up by retail giant Amazon, according to a post on Parviz' Google Plus page. Parviz is the former director ...

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Tesla Motors Inc Model S Has Software Flaw: Qihoo 360 - ValueWalk

July 15, 2014 - 10:05am

ValueWalk

Tesla Motors Inc Model S Has Software Flaw: Qihoo 360
ValueWalk
Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA)'s Model S is considered one of the most secure cars on the road. And the vehicle has won plenty of accolades in the last couple of years. However, the sedan is on watch amid reports that there is a serious flaw in its software.
The White House refuses Tesla petition to sell cars direct to consumersGeek
The White House will not help Tesla sell its electric cars directly to publicAustrian Tribune
Memo to the White House From Tesla Motors, Inc.: You Made a Big MistakeMotley Fool
Zacks.com -Benzinga
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Rackspace Fights Amazon With Managed Cloud Push - InformationWeek

July 15, 2014 - 9:31am

Rackspace Fights Amazon With Managed Cloud Push
InformationWeek
Cloud-services supplier changes direction in competition with Amazon and Microsoft. New "managed cloud" approach will charge for specialized services on top of infrastructure. Cloud Contracts: 8 Questions To Ask. (Click image for larger view and slideshow ...

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UI Basketball Player Riding Moped Arrested Again - whotv.com

July 15, 2014 - 9:31am

whotv.com

UI Basketball Player Riding Moped Arrested Again
whotv.com
jok IOWA CITY, Iowa – University of Iowa basketball player Peter Jok was arrested again Monday night. The 20-year-old West Des Moines native was pulled over on his moped at about 11:45 p.m. Monday on campus for having an improper tail light, the Iowa ...
Iowa's Peter Jok arrested for the second time this summerNBCSports.com
Another moped arrest for Iowa basketball playerSan Francisco Chronicle
Iowa's Jok arrested for 2nd moped offenseLexington Herald Leader

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Feds declare big win over Cryptolocker ransomware - Computerworld Australia

July 15, 2014 - 9:27am

Feds declare big win over Cryptolocker ransomware
Computerworld Australia
Even as security researchers reported that the hacker gang responsible for the Gameover Zeus botnet have begun distributing new malware, U.S. government officials last week claimed victory over the original and said that the Cryptolocker ransomware it ...

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Google starts zero-day research group - ZDNet

July 15, 2014 - 9:06am

International Business Times UK

Google starts zero-day research group
ZDNet
Google has created a new project for funding vulnerability research called Project Zero. According to Chris Evans, "Researcher Herder" at Google, the objective of Project Zero is to reduce the number of people harmed by zero-day attacks.
Google Hires A Star-Studded Team Of Hackers To Fix The InternetForbes
Google Forms Zero-Day Hacking TeamDark Reading
Google Is Hiring A Team Of All-Star Hackers To Fix The InternetBusiness Insider
Wired
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Nest, Samsung, ARM and others launch 'Thread' home automation network ... - VentureBeat

July 15, 2014 - 8:39am

VentureBeat

Nest, Samsung, ARM and others launch 'Thread' home automation network ...
VentureBeat
Google, through its Nest Labs home automation division, today announced another major step toward the formation of an ecosystem for connected home devices and apps. Nest, along with Samsung, ARM, and four other partners, today announced a new ...

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Technology journalist's attempt to cancel his cable TV service goes viral - Business Reporter

July 15, 2014 - 8:28am

Business Insider Australia

Technology journalist's attempt to cancel his cable TV service goes viral
Business Reporter
A recording of technology journalist Ryan Block's frustrating attempt to cancel his cable service has gone viral on Soundcloud. During the eight-minute clip a customer service representative from US provider Comcast repeatedly asks Block why he would like ...
Comcast Is Investigating a Customer Service Call From HellMotherboard
A Guy Recorded His Phone Call When He Tried To Cancel Cable, And It's A ...Businessinsider India

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Comcast's brilliant new way to retain subscribers: Refuse to let them cancel - BGR

July 15, 2014 - 7:32am

Comcast's brilliant new way to retain subscribers: Refuse to let them cancel
BGR
However, just because it's already one of the two most hated companies in America doesn't mean Comcast is going to stop innovating new ways to enrage its subscribers. TechCrunch brings us word of an amazing customer service call between a Comcast ...

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Oracle hopes to make SQL a lingua franca for big data - PCWorld

July 15, 2014 - 7:10am

V3.co.uk

Oracle hopes to make SQL a lingua franca for big data
PCWorld
Oracle is hoping to turn heads in the crowded data analysis market with Big Data SQL, a software tool that can run a single SQL query against Oracle's own database as well as Hadoop and NoSQL data stores. The software is an option for Oracle's Big Data ...
Oracle Big Data SQL lines up Database with Hadoop, NoSQL frameworksZDNet
Oracle Extends Big Data Portfolio With Oracle Big Data SQLMarketWatch
Oracle: You wanted SQL on Hadoop? How about SQL on Hadoop and SQL ON ...Register
V3.co.uk -iTWire
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