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Xbox Platform Slid 20% As Microsoft Shipped 6.6 Million Consoles - Forbes

January 26, 2015 - 5:57pm

Headlines & Global News

Xbox Platform Slid 20% As Microsoft Shipped 6.6 Million Consoles
Forbes
Microsoft shipped 6.6 million Xbox consoles in Q4 2014, according the company's earnings report, out today. That's down from 7.4 million during the same period last year, which combined with Microsoft's aggressive pricing strategy during the holidays, has ...
Microsoft Ships 6.6 Million Xbox Consoles During Last QuarterGame Informer
ColorWare Has Something No One Needs...$300 Gold Plated Game ControllersHeadlines & Global News
Microsoft Sold 6.6 Million Xbox Consoles During the HolidaysHardcore Gamer
Ubergizmo (blog) -KpopStarz
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Get free TV shows and music with Apple's new Free on iTunes section - CNET

January 26, 2015 - 3:52pm

CNET

Get free TV shows and music with Apple's new Free on iTunes section
CNET
If you have moved away from iTunes and toward streaming services for your digital media consumption needs, it may be time to double back to iTunes, or at least stop by once in a while. After removing the free Single of the Week from iTunes at the beginning ...
Apple Adds Free Section to iTunes StorePC Magazine
Apple brings back free music with new iTunes promotionMacworld
Apple replaces 'Single of the Week' with 'Free on iTunes'Christian Science Monitor
Digital Trends -TrustedReviews -Gadget Gestures
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Broadband Providers Say Consumers Don't Need Speeds Of 25 Mbps - MediaPost Communications

January 26, 2015 - 3:22pm

MediaPost Communications

Broadband Providers Say Consumers Don't Need Speeds Of 25 Mbps
MediaPost Communications
Defining broadband as speeds of at least 25 Mbps “would be entirely out of step with current consumer conceptions,” a trade group for Internet service providers is telling the Federal Communications Commission. The National Cable & Telecommunications ...
Cory Booker Stands by President's Side to Support Municipal BroadbandDC Inno
Cable giants don't like the FCC's push to redefine 'broadband'Engadget
The cable industry does not want to give Americans faster InternetAfterDawn
FierceCable -Washington Post (blog) -Bloomberg View
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iPhone 6 Plus Sales Booming in China - eWeek

January 26, 2015 - 3:22pm

iPhone 6 Plus Sales Booming in China
eWeek
In AppLovin's last report, the U.S. had a 80/20 iPhone 6 to iPhone 6 Plus ratio, while China was at 65/35 in favor of the iPhone 6. Holiday sales and increased availability of the iPhone 6 Plus affected Apple's market share in two of its biggest markets—the ...

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Google's Wireless Service: sooner than later - SlashGear

January 26, 2015 - 2:52pm

SlashGear

Google's Wireless Service: sooner than later
SlashGear
While Google hasn't said anything about a supposed WiFi and Cellular service as of yet, rumors surrounding such a move have been popping up for years. Today we've seen word of Google dealing with both Sprint and T-Mobile USA to create a wireless ...

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Uber, Lyft, And Sidecar Win Latest Regulation Battle Against California - Huffington Post

January 26, 2015 - 2:43pm

WTNH

Uber, Lyft, And Sidecar Win Latest Regulation Battle Against California
Huffington Post
Uber, Lyft, and Sidecar have won the latest battle over government regulation after the California Department of Motor Vehicles retracted a controversial memo telling the companies' drivers they needed to register their cars as commercial vehicles.
The dark side of 'sharing economy' jobsWashington Post
Brown Administration Takes Sharp U-Turn On Ride-Booking RegulationCapital Public Radio News
State DMV Retracts Notice That UberX, Lyft Drivers Need Commercial PlatesSan Francisco Public Press
The Hartford Guardian -WTNH -HamletHub
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Apple Pay interest high for retailers; PGA Tour to take it starting next week - tuaw.com

January 26, 2015 - 1:37pm

tuaw.com

Apple Pay interest high for retailers; PGA Tour to take it starting next week
tuaw.com
At a supermarket near Zion National Park in Utah, a night manager told the Journal that she estimates that 30 percent of all shoppers are now using the service and that a full five times as many customers use Apple Pay than use competing payment service ...
Apple Pay won't add to Apple's profitWPTZ The Champlain Valley
Point-of-Sale Suppliers See Massive Increase in Retailer Interest Following ...Mac Rumors
Apple Pay Has People Breaking Out Their (Mobile) WalletsWall Street Journal (blog)
Washington Post (blog) -Gotta Be Mobile
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Apple Watch to go on sale in March, claims analyst - PCWorld

January 26, 2015 - 12:37pm

BGR

Apple Watch to go on sale in March, claims analyst
PCWorld
The Apple Watch will go on sale in March, and though component shortages may be an issue, about 5 million of the devices are likely to be sold in the first quarter, according to KGI Securities analyst Ming Chi Kuo. Apple hasn't given a launch date for its first ...
Apple's slimmest MacBook Air yet launching by the end of MarchBGR
Apple Inc's iPhone LIkely To See Record Shipments For Fourth QuarterBidness ETC
Apple Watch Release Set for March, Analyst SaysTechnoBuffalo
Businessinsider India -Wall St. Cheat Sheet -TodaysiPhone.com (blog)
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Apple still has growth room in China: Analyst - Yahoo!7 News

January 26, 2015 - 12:10pm

Fast Company

Apple still has growth room in China: Analyst
Yahoo!7 News
Tech giant Apple (AAPL) still has a lot of room for growth within the Chinese market, according to one analyst. "There's a big opportunity [for growth]," Will Power, senior analyst at Robert W. Baird, told CNBC's " Squawk on the Street " on Monday. "[Apple's] ...
Apple Inc. (AAPL)'s iPhone Generated More Sales in China Than U.S.StockWise Daily

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WikiLeaks Slams Google Over Delay in Revealing US Warrants - ABC News

January 26, 2015 - 11:23am

ABC News

WikiLeaks Slams Google Over Delay in Revealing US Warrants
ABC News
WikiLeaks on Monday criticized Google for failing to swiftly inform the secrets-spilling group about U.S. search warrants issued seeking emails and other personal information from three of its staff. The warrants, issued in March 2012, required the Internet giant ...
WikiLeaks accuses Google of handing over emails to USThe Citizen
Enjoy the Irony: WikiLeaks Is Mad That Google Handed Their Emails Over to the ...The Mary Sue
Google 'kept search warrant information' from WikiLeaksInquirer

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The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, and the Call of the Sirens - GameSpot

January 26, 2015 - 10:17am

Telegraph.co.uk

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, and the Call of the Sirens
GameSpot
Some of the best adventures in role-playing games aren't the ones the games script for you, but the ones you seek on your own. Last week in San Francisco, I joined a legion of writers eager to play The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt. Developer CD Projekt Red ...
Can The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt match Skyrim's success?Telegraph.co.uk
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt - Monster Hunting is Fun | Hands-On PreviewOnly Single Player
On track with the first three hours of The Witcher 3: Wild HuntJoystiq
PCWorld -Empty Lighthouse Magazine -Pocket-lint.com
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Save Money on a New Phone With T-Mobile Score - PC Magazine

January 26, 2015 - 10:14am

Macworld

Save Money on a New Phone With T-Mobile Score
PC Magazine
T-Mobile on Monday announced the latest in a string of promotions aimed at differentiating itself from rivals. The new program — dubbed Score! — lets you "unlock sweet deals on every smartphone T-Mobile sells," the company said. It works like this: Join ...
T-Mobile's new Score program promises phone discountsCNET
T-Mobile Debuts SCORE! PlanMobile Burn
T-Mobile brings back the subsidy (sort of) with Score discount programPCWorld
BetaNews -FierceWireless -Wireless Week
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As China Becomes The iPhone's Largest Market Look For Apple's Tax Charge ... - Forbes

January 26, 2015 - 9:58am

As China Becomes The iPhone's Largest Market Look For Apple's Tax Charge ...
Forbes
The general assumption is that Apple AAPL -0.06% is going to have a smashing quarter to report tomorrow and also that China will overtake the US as the largest market for the iPhone. Both of these could be true. But there's an interesting little implication of ...

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Here's Why This PlayStation 4 Just Sold For $129000 - TIME

January 26, 2015 - 9:46am

HUH.

Here's Why This PlayStation 4 Just Sold For $129000
TIME
For the 20th anniversary of its console last year, Sony sold 12,300 retro-themed Playstation 4 units in a classic gray color scheme matching that of the original PlayStation. (The new generation is all in black and white.) The retro gray models were only a tad ...
Sony Charity Auction For 20th Anniversary PS4 No. 00001 Closes At $128000Game Informer
First 20th Anniversary PS4 Unit Sold For $130000Ubergizmo (blog)

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'Facebook Lite' App Targets Users in Sudan, Sri Lanka - NBCNews.com

January 26, 2015 - 9:19am

CNBC

'Facebook Lite' App Targets Users in Sudan, Sri Lanka
NBCNews.com
Facebook has quietly launched a stripped-down version of its mobile app, aimed at emerging market users with low-end mobile devices. The social media giant confirmed to CNBC on Monday that "Facebook Lite" was an official app. It is available in eight ...
Facebook Lite officially available for low-end Android devicesBetaNews
Facebook Lite is social media for low-end Android phonesandroidandme.com
[APK Download] Facebook Launches 'Facebook Lite' Android App For Low ...Android Police
PhoneDog -National Review
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Apple's iPhone 7 chip will reportedly be supplied by Samsung Electronics - Inquirer

January 26, 2015 - 9:09am

Apple's iPhone 7 chip will reportedly be supplied by Samsung Electronics
Inquirer
SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS has fended off competition from Qualcomm and TSMC to supply the main chip for the next iPhone. Sources in the semiconductor industry say that Samsung will supply the A9 application processor for the iPhone 7 as well as the ...

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Apple, Samsung to remain bedfellows for next iPhone -- report - CNET

January 26, 2015 - 8:56am

CNET

Apple, Samsung to remain bedfellows for next iPhone -- report
CNET
Samsung will produce 75 percent of the processors Apple needs for its next slate of iPhones, according to a report out of South Korea. by Don Reisinger · @donreisinger; 27 January 2015, 1:23 am AEDT. comments. 0. facebook. twitter. linkedin. googleplus.

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There's More In-Flight Wi-Fi Than Ever - Businessweek

January 26, 2015 - 8:31am

Businessweek

There's More In-Flight Wi-Fi Than Ever
Businessweek
So much for napping on the flight—you've got obligations to Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and probably your job. The proliferation of in-flight Internet access made 2014 “a banner year” for connectivity as U.S. airlines raced to equip their fleets with Wi-Fi and ...
The world's in-flight Wi-Fi offerings, rankedQuartz
Sky-high Wi-Fi becoming a reality on more flightsChicago Tribune
Routehappy Unveils "Global State of In-Flight Wi-Fi" And Launches Enhanced ...PR Newswire (press release)

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Cuban youth build secret computer network despite Wi-Fi ban - Chron.com

January 26, 2015 - 7:16am

Chron.com

Cuban youth build secret computer network despite Wi-Fi ban
Chron.com
HAVANA (AP) — Cut off from the Internet, young Cubans have quietly linked thousands of computers into a hidden network that stretches miles across Havana, letting them chat with friends, play games and download hit movies in a mini-replica of the online ...

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Apple Vs Android War Escalates With Crippled Nexus 6 Accusation - Forbes

January 26, 2015 - 6:27am

Forbes

Apple Vs Android War Escalates With Crippled Nexus 6 Accusation
Forbes
I have a love and hate relationship with the Nexus 6 and there is no doubt that the massive successor to the game-changing Nexus 5 polarises opinion. But whatever your feelings, it has been revealed that the Nexus 6 had to cut one major corner which could ...
The Nexus 6 nearly had a fingerprint sensor in its dimpleEngadget
Motorola Nexus 6 vs. HTC Google Nexus 9 – Does Newer Necessarily Mean ...The Fuse Joplin
If it Weren't for Apple, the Nexus 6 Might Have Shipped with a Fingerprint SensorAndroid Headlines - Android News
WPX News -TrustedReviews -Gizmodo
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