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Why Facebook and Google+ are headed in opposite directions - Computerworld

January 25, 2014 - 7:25am

Why Facebook and Google+ are headed in opposite directions
Computerworld
Facebook is spinning out new products while Google is integrating. But these opposite directions are leading to the same place. By Mike Elgan. January 25, 2014 07:15 AM ET. Computerworld - Social sites Facebook and Google+ have completely different ...

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Why Facebook and Google+ are headed in opposite directions - Computerworld

January 25, 2014 - 7:25am

Independent Online

Why Facebook and Google+ are headed in opposite directions
Computerworld
Facebook is spinning out new products while Google is integrating. But these opposite directions are leading to the same place. By Mike Elgan. January 25, 2014 07:15 AM ET. Computerworld - Social sites Facebook and Google+ have completely different ...
How To See All The Companies That Are Tracking You On Facebook -- And ...Business Insider Australia
Facebook Tests Running Ads on Other People's Mobile AppsSmall Business Trends
How Facebook plans to tear down Google's online empire brick by brickBGR

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Business as usual for local providers after Net neutrality decision - Nooga.com

January 25, 2014 - 7:17am

Latin Post

Business as usual for local providers after Net neutrality decision
Nooga.com
A federal court's decision to strike down the Federal Communications Commission's rules on Net neutrality could have a long-term impact on Internet service in the U.S., but for now, Chattanooga users are unlikely to see any change to the speed or price of ...
U.S. Sen. Deb Fischer: Bolstering BroadbandLexington Clipper Herald
Net Neutrality Ruling Will Disempower Latinos, says National Hispanic Media ...Latin Post
Barriers on the info highwaySanta Maria Times
Ars Technica -Your Houston News -The Voice of Russia
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Apple has the Mac to thank for its next generation of devices - CNET

January 25, 2014 - 6:01am

Sydney Morning Herald

Apple has the Mac to thank for its next generation of devices
CNET
Thirty years later, the Mac's journey is far from over. It's had an even greater influence on the company's touch devices than the Apple II did on the Mac. Ross Rubin. by Ross Rubin. January 25, 2014 4:00 AM PST. Follow @rossrubin. When Apple introduced ...
What to look out for in Apple's first-quarter earningsFinancial Post
The Mac at 30: The next 30 yearsMacworld (blog)
iOS 8 update features and concept cluesProduct Reviews
TechRadar UK -IDG News Service
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US fires back at Apple Inc bid to thwart e-book monitor - Financial Express

January 25, 2014 - 4:28am

Financial Express

US fires back at Apple Inc bid to thwart e-book monitor
Financial Express
US prosecutors has fired back at Apple's bid to derail a court-ordered monitor in its e-book price-fixing case. AP. SummaryUS prosecutors has fired back at Apple's bid to derail a court-ordered monitor in its e-book price-fixing case.
US fires back at Apple bid to thwart e-book monitorEconomic Times
US Urges Court to Resume Monitoring Apple's e-Book Pricing Reform -- UpdateWall Street Journal
US DOJ argues against Apple motion to remove e-book antitrust monitorApple Insider

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Apple set to take on PayPal, building its own mobile payment system - Daily News & Analysis

January 25, 2014 - 2:00am

Economic Times

Apple set to take on PayPal, building its own mobile payment system
Daily News & Analysis
No confirmation from Apple has been received yet, but it is rumored that with this service in place, users will be able to buy products not just from Apple stores but other stores too. The day is not far when you can actually buy whatever you see on your iPhone.
Apple mulling over mobile payment service for iDevices: ReportFirstpost
Mobile payments is on Apple's mind – ReportTechie News
Apple said to be exploring expansion of mobile-payments systemLivemint
Apple Insider -Toledo Blade -Times of India
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World's best chess player checkmates 'genius' Bill Gates in nine moves flat! - Business Standard

January 25, 2014 - 12:26am

NDTV

World's best chess player checkmates 'genius' Bill Gates in nine moves flat!
Business Standard
Bill Gates reportedly lost a chess match against the world's best chess player Magnus Carlsen on a popular Norwegian-Swedish television talk show. The Microsoft genius was allotted 2 minutes for each of his moves, while 23-year old Carlsen was given just ...
Gone in 80 seconds: When Bill Gates took on Magnus Carlsen in chessNDTV
Bill Gates loses chess game to Magnus Carlsen in 79 secondsHerald Sun
Chess champ checkmates Gates in 9 movesBrisbane Times
FanSided -WA today -ABC News (blog)
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Apple said to be exploring expansion of mobile-payments system - Livemint

January 25, 2014 - 12:12am

NDTV

Apple said to be exploring expansion of mobile-payments system
Livemint
Apple hasn't entered a new product category since the 2010 debut of its iPad tablet and profit and sales growth have slowed. Photo: AFP. San Francisco: Apple Inc, which has more than 400 million credit cards on file with its iTunes Store, is exploring an ...
youths fall prey to app makersToledo Blade
Apple mulling move into mobile payments: ReportEconomic Times
Apple considering move into mobile payments: ReportNDTV
Channel News Asia
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How To See All The Companies That Are Tracking You On Facebook — And ... - San Francisco Chronicle

January 24, 2014 - 11:20pm

How To See All The Companies That Are Tracking You On Facebook — And ...
San Francisco Chronicle
Facebook is a great utility if you want to stay in touch with friends and family, share photos, and see what other people are up to in their lives. It's free to use, of course, but that doesn't mean it comes without a price. If you're using Facebook, you're giving the ...

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Cloud Party closing in February - Hypergrid Business

January 24, 2014 - 8:37pm

Hypergrid Business

Cloud Party closing in February
Hypergrid Business
Cloud Party, a mesh-based virtual world that runs in a browser, announced that it will close on February 21 and provided instructions for exporting meshes and images. “The time has come for the Cloud Party team to start our next adventure,” the company ...
Yahoo Acquires Virtual World Gaming Startup Cloud Party, Will Shut It DownTechCrunch

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Apple Said to Be Exploring Expansion of Mobile-Payments System - Businessweek

January 24, 2014 - 8:05pm

Business Insider Australia

Apple Said to Be Exploring Expansion of Mobile-Payments System
Businessweek
Apple Inc. (AAPL:US), which has more than 400 million credit cards on file with its iTunes Store, is exploring an expansion of the mobile-payments system, said a person with knowledge of the matter. The initiative is being led by Eddy Cue, chief of the iTunes ...
Apple laying foundations for mobile payments service through Apple ID?TechRadar UK
Apple is reportedly building a mobile payment serviceEngadget
Apple Eyes Move Into Mobile PaymentsWall Street Journal (blog)
Business Insider
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Microsoft pulls out even lower prices in the cloud to challenge Amazon - VentureBeat

January 24, 2014 - 7:05pm

Microsoft pulls out even lower prices in the cloud to challenge Amazon
VentureBeat
The software giant will go lower its prices below Amazon Web Services (AWS) for some of the same types of storage services that AWS lowered its prices on last week. That's according to a blog post Microsoft issued this morning. “We're also making the new ...
Amazon cuts cloud storage prices, Microsoft immediately follows suitArs Technica

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Should Facebook Worry About the Princeton Study? - Bloomberg

January 24, 2014 - 6:02pm

CNN

Should Facebook Worry About the Princeton Study?
Bloomberg
Jan. 24 (Bloomberg) –- SK Ventures Managing Partner Paul Kedrosky and Pew Research Center's Jesse Holcomb discuss Facebook response to the Princeton research paper that found that by 2017, Facebook could lose about 80% of its users. They speak ...
Facebook debunks Princeton's STUDY OF DOOM in epic comebackRegister
Researchers map Facebook as infectious disease, predict 80% declineSteuben Courier
It's Facebook vs. Princeton in study smackdownCNN
Daily Mail
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Cook confirms Apple interest in sapphire, won't talk use in iPhone 6, iWatch - TechRadar UK

January 24, 2014 - 5:57pm

The Verge

Cook confirms Apple interest in sapphire, won't talk use in iPhone 6, iWatch
TechRadar UK
While Apple's focus may be on the Macintosh today, a few remarks from the company's CEO revealed Cupertino's seeming obsession with sapphire. ABC News posted a brief snippet of an interview airing later Friday with Apple's Tim Cook, Craig Federighi ...
ABC Interviews Tim Cook on NSA Surveillance Friday NightThe Mac Observer
Tim Cook talks product secrecy, sapphire glass, Macs and iRings on Good ...tuaw.com
Apple's Tim Cook: 'There is no backdoor. The government doesn't have access ...Engadget
SlashGear -Cult of Mac -TechCrunch
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Amazon cuts cloud storage prices, Microsoft immediately follows suit - Ars Technica

January 24, 2014 - 5:32pm

Amazon cuts cloud storage prices, Microsoft immediately follows suit
Ars Technica
Yesterday, Amazon announced that it would be cutting the prices of both its S3 and EBS cloud-based storage. Today, Microsoft announced that it too was cutting the cost of its cloud storage. The software giant promised last April that it would match Amazon's ...

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Uber: Our poaching tactics 'likely too aggressive' - CNET

January 24, 2014 - 5:19pm

Auto World News

Uber: Our poaching tactics 'likely too aggressive'
CNET
Gett, a black car service in NYC, says Uber tried to lure away its drivers by using dirty tricks. But Uber denies accusations of "denial of service"-style attacks. Richard Nieva. by Richard Nieva. January 24, 2014 3:14 PM PST. Follow @richardjnieva. Uber CEO ...
Uber poaching tactic backfires, gives attention to New York rivalLos Angeles Times
Did Uber New York Actually Spam a Rival Service To Disrupt Their Business?International Business Times
Uber “fights dirty” trying to lure drivers, black car rival Gett saysArs Technica
The Verge -CNN (blog) -SlashGear
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T-Mobile Says Sprint Deal Could Help Crack Wireless Duopoly (2) - Businessweek

January 24, 2014 - 2:46pm

Washington Post

T-Mobile Says Sprint Deal Could Help Crack Wireless Duopoly (2)
Businessweek
A pedestrian walks past a Sprint Nextel Corp. store in San Francisco. Photographer: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg. T-Mobile US Inc. (TMUS:US) Chief Executive Officer John Legere, who casts himself as a renegade of the wireless industry, said a Sprint Corp.
Tough for Sprint to Play the MaverickWall Street Journal
T-Mobile Push Hurting AT&T PerceptionMediaPost Communications
T-Mobile Says Sprint Deal Could Help Crack Wireless DuopolyBloomberg
CNET -Kansas City Business Journal (blog) -Forbes
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German court orders Google to block Max Mosley sex party pics - PCWorld

January 24, 2014 - 2:31pm

Economic Times

German court orders Google to block Max Mosley sex party pics
PCWorld
A German court has ordered Google to block its search results in Germany linking to photos of former Formula One chief Max Mosley at a sex party. The Hamburg court did not allege that Google took the images, but instead identified the Internet company as a ...
Google fights demand to block race car driver's orgy picturesSan Jose Mercury News
F1 chief wins court order on orgy images on GoogleTelegraph.co.uk
Google Ordered to Remove Private ImagesWall Street Journal
CNET -GlobalPost -Reuters
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Google will call you a taxi when you're ready to shop - Mother Nature Network

January 24, 2014 - 2:10pm

Mother Nature Network

Google will call you a taxi when you're ready to shop
Mother Nature Network
Google will call you a taxi when you're ready to shop. Google has a library of quirky, futuristic patents and that means that this could just be a pipe dream of one of their engineers. By. Lisa Eadicicco, LAPTOP. Fri, Jan 24, 2014 at 3:07 PM. Related Topics:.
Google patents ads that offer a free ride to your next shopping spreeEngadget

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Windows 8.1 Update 1 rumored to release March 11 - TechRadar UK

January 24, 2014 - 1:45pm

NPR

Windows 8.1 Update 1 rumored to release March 11
TechRadar UK
It's pretty safe to say users are fed up with Windows 8 and Microsoft is fully aware too. First it introduced Windows 8.1 as a quick point one follow up. Next? A point point one update that could come in early March. One of Mary Jo Foley's "accurate and trusted ...
Microsoft's Windows 8.1 Update 1: Rumored release target is March 11ZDNet
Windows 8.1 update may speed up budget tabletsEngadget
Microsoft Windows 8.1 Update 1 to release on 11 March, says latest rumourPocket-lint.com
TechnoBuffalo -KUHF-FM
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