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Red Hat to Acquire Inktank for $175 Million in Cash - Wall Street Journal

April 30, 2014 - 7:48am

Red Hat to Acquire Inktank for $175 Million in Cash
Wall Street Journal
Red Hat Inc. (RHT) said Wednesday it will acquire privately held Inktank, which provides open-source storage systems, for about $175 million in cash. Red Hat, the open-source software provider, is best known for its enterprise Linux OpenStack platform, but ...
Red Hat to buy storage software maker Inktank for $175 mlnReuters
Red Hat Buys Ceph Provider Inktank For $175M In Cash To Beef Up Its Cloud ...TechCrunch
Red Hat acquires Inktank for $175MZDNet (blog)
Broadway World -WRAL Tech Wire
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GTA 5 unaffected by GameSpy shutdown; some Rockstar games not so lucky - GameSpot

April 30, 2014 - 5:42am

GameSpot

GTA 5 unaffected by GameSpy shutdown; some Rockstar games not so lucky
GameSpot
Max Payne 3, Grand Theft Auto IV, and Red Dead Redemption will be affected on certain platforms. MrBlondeX. by Chris Pereira on April 29, 2014. 26 Comments · Shares · Tweets · +1. Rockstar's biggest game on the market right now, Grand Theft Auto V, will ...
GTA 5 will survive GameSpy's server shutdown, but Rockstar's older games aren ...Engadget
GTA 4, Red Dead Redemption online modes to suffer following GameSpy closurePlayStation Universe
GTA 5 For PC Petition Passes 700000 SignaturesUbergizmo
Computerandvideogames.com -IGN -Examiner.com
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At Yahoo, CEO's pay is tied to another company's performance - Economic Times

April 30, 2014 - 5:18am

Economic Times

At Yahoo, CEO's pay is tied to another company's performance
Economic Times
By Steven M. Davidoff Marissa Mayer has hit it big in the executive compensation lottery. According to recent public filings and an analysis prepared by Equilar, an executive compensation data firm, by the end of last year, Mayer, the Yahoo chief executive, ...

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LG G3 release date looks set for May 27 as event invites are sent out - Expert Reviews

April 30, 2014 - 5:13am

NDTV

LG G3 release date looks set for May 27 as event invites are sent out
Expert Reviews
LG looks set to officially reveal the much-anticipated G3 smartphone on the 27th of May, as event invites have begun appearing in journalist inboxes across the globe. Simultaneous events will take place in London, New York and San Francisco, followed by ...
LG's probably going to announce the G3 and G Watch on May 27thEngadget
LG G3 media invites go out for 27 May launch eventPocket-lint.com

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MIT conducts world's largest Bitcoin experiment - Telegraph.co.uk

April 30, 2014 - 4:14am

Telegraph.co.uk

MIT conducts world's largest Bitcoin experiment
Telegraph.co.uk
Two students at the USA's prestigious engineering and technology university MIT have raised $500,000 (£297,000) to conduct an experiment that will see each and every undergraduate handed $100 of the digital currency Bitcoin later this year. Jeremy Rubin ...
Every MIT Undergrad Will Get $100 in Bitcoin This FallMashable
University To Give Every Student Free BitcoinSky News
MIT undergrads to get US$100 in bitcoinsTODAYonline
CNET (blog) -iAfrica.com -Boston Globe
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LG confirms G3 smartphone - iAfrica.com

April 30, 2014 - 4:10am

LG confirms G3 smartphone
iAfrica.com
The report, spotted by AndroidCentral, names the LG G3, as well as a Q2 2014 launch date. "Higher revenues are expected in the second quarter with the release of the flagship LG G3 smartphone and wider roll-out of the mass-tier L Series III," read the report.

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LastPass adds Galaxy S5 fingerprint unlock - htxt.africa

April 30, 2014 - 3:48am

htxt.africa

LastPass adds Galaxy S5 fingerprint unlock
htxt.africa
Tired of typing long, obscure passwords on a phone screen to access your favourite sites? Of course you are. That's why you use a password vault like LastPass. Services like this mean you only have to remember one master password, so all your others can ...
Your fingerprint unlocks LastPass on the Galaxy S5Engadget
LastPass App Updated With Galaxy S5 Fingerprint SupportUbergizmo
LastPass taps Galaxy S5 fingerprint sensor for mobile biometric authenticationBiometric Update
Droid Life
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LG G3 media invites go out for 27 May launch event - Pocket-lint.com

April 30, 2014 - 3:31am

Pocket-lint.com

LG G3 media invites go out for 27 May launch event
Pocket-lint.com
LG has begun sending out invites for an event that should officially reveal the G3 flagship smartphone. The event will take place on 27 May around the world, in six cities to be exact. The launch will happen across London, New York, San Francisco, Singapore ...

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Google enables Drive presentation casting to Chromecast to all - The Next Digit

April 30, 2014 - 2:24am

The Next Digit

Google enables Drive presentation casting to Chromecast to all
The Next Digit
The rumored Google Drive's ability to cast presentation to your TV screen via Chromecast dongles has become the reality as Google quietly enabled the feature for everyone. chromecast-google-drive. In last October, GigaOm reported that Google is testing ...
Google Drive presentations gain Chromecast supportPCWorld (blog)
Chromecast Update Brings Google Drive Presentation SupportInternational Business Times UK

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Twitter beats estimates, but shares slammed on user growth worries - CNET

April 30, 2014 - 1:53am

Livemint

Twitter beats estimates, but shares slammed on user growth worries
CNET
Sales more than doubled as Twitter posted better-than-expected earnings. But the stock falls as Wall Street frets about the pace of user engagement. by Daniel Terdiman · @GreeterDan; April 29, 2014 1:24 PM PDT. comments. 0. facebook. twitter. linkedin.
Twitter stock hits all time low following Q1 reportVatorNews
Twitter shares slump on user growth and viewsIrish Independent
Shares in Twitter fall 10% following slowdown in user growthIrish Times
TODAYonline -Sky News -Boston Globe
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Lunecase harvests excess iPhone energy to light up LED notifications - Engadget

April 30, 2014 - 12:49am

ValueWalk

Lunecase harvests excess iPhone energy to light up LED notifications
Engadget
iPhone cases are a dime a dozen, but the creators of Lunecase claim their masterpiece can do something special. While it looks just like any other case on the surface, Lunecase can apparently harness the electromagnetic energy the iPhone emits and use it ...
Glowing Lunecase feeds on iPhone's electromagnetic radiationCNET
Lunecase Uses Your iPhone's Electromagnetic Waves To Display NotificationsUbergizmo
This New Case Brings Glowing Notifications To Back Of iPhoneValueWalk
BGR -iClarified
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Looks Like Facebook Will Make Ecommerce And User Testing Announcements ... - TechCrunch

April 30, 2014 - 12:24am

Indiatimes.com

Looks Like Facebook Will Make Ecommerce And User Testing Announcements ...
TechCrunch
What exactly is Facebook launching tomorrow? It's hard to say. But we know it's planning coordinated announcements with at least one ecommerce platform and one product testing service, as these companies reached out to schedule briefings with ...
Ads and Apps: Where Facebook Is Going From HereMotley Fool

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White House on Heartbleed: Disclosing Cyber Vulnerabilities Not Always Easy ... - Latin Post

April 29, 2014 - 9:56pm

Latin Post

White House on Heartbleed: Disclosing Cyber Vulnerabilities Not Always Easy ...
Latin Post
White House Cybersecurity Policy Coordinator Michael Daniel addresses reporters during the Reuters Cybersecurity Summit in Washington, May 14, 2013. (Photo : REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst). Share This Tweet This. In light of recent cybersecurity scares such ...
White House to world: we don't hoard vulnerabilitiesRegister
The White House explains why it keeps quiet on internet security flawsEngadget
White House explains why it might keep internet security...The Verge
Threatpost -Inquirer -GovInfoSecurity.com
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Acer Iconia Tab 7 phablet and Iconia One 7 tablet revealed - Android Community

April 29, 2014 - 9:39pm

Android Community

Acer Iconia Tab 7 phablet and Iconia One 7 tablet revealed
Android Community
Acer has unveiled a double 7-inch whammy today. The Acer Iconia One 7 might yet be another entry level tablet for the budget market, but the Iconia Tab 7 adds a bit of telephony into the pot, making it a large, and awkward, phablet. The two mobile devices ...
Hands-on: Acer's newest phalanx of laptops and desktops could be hit or missDigital Trends
Acer's new Iconia Tab 7 is a tablet with calling functionalityThe Droid Guy

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TowerFall Selling Well On PlayStation 4 And PC - Cinema Blend

April 29, 2014 - 8:35pm

Cinema Blend

TowerFall Selling Well On PlayStation 4 And PC
Cinema Blend
TowerFall, the bow-and-arrow-infused multiplayer melee game from developer Matt Thorson has apparently done well since its launch on platforms that don't rhyme with “Booya.” According to Thorson, the game has done especially well on the PlayStation 4, ...
'Towerfall,' OUYA's most popular game, only sold 7000 copiesEngadget
Towerfall Has Earned A Cool Half a Million Dollars, PlayStation 4 to Thank.n3rdabl3

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Spotify update introduces Your Music collection and a darker look - Android Community

April 29, 2014 - 8:24pm

Spotify update introduces Your Music collection and a darker look
Android Community
Spotify has something in store for its Android users which it is now unveiling today. The upcoming update will bring a fresh, slick new look to the mobile app as well as a new area in the menu called Your Music. It's hard to define what Your Music is because it ...
Spotify for Android update brings “Your Music” featureSlashGear
Spotify's dark redesign now available on AndroidSoftonic EN
Spotify for Android welcomes a darker theme in latest redesignEngadget
TechCrunch -Digital Spy
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Microsoft will launch Xbox One in China in September - Gamasutra

April 29, 2014 - 7:46pm

Indian Express

Microsoft will launch Xbox One in China in September
Gamasutra
Today, Re/code broke the news that Microsoft plans to launch the Xbox One in China this September. According to its report, the company will be partnering with Shanghai-based BesTV to launch the console. Though the news came in the form of a rumor, ...
Xbox One launching in China in SeptemberThe Seattle Times (blog)
Xbox One will launch in China in September, but challenges lie aheadPolygon
Microsoft to launch Xbox One in China in September, beating Sony to giant ...GeekWire
Daniel Rubino -Motley Fool
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Humble Bundle Offers Image Comics Collection - The Escapist

April 29, 2014 - 7:01pm

Comic Book Resources

Humble Bundle Offers Image Comics Collection
The Escapist
Pay-what-you-want for digital volumes of nine titles from Image Comics, including Saga, The Walking Dead, Lazarus, and East of West. The Humble Bundle is adding digital comics to its DRM-free shelf. Announced today, the Humble Image Comics Bundle ...
Humble Image Comics Bundle!io9
Poll Results: How Do You Divide Your Humble Bundle Purchases Up?Game Politics
Pay-what-you-want Humble Image Bundle to benefit CBLDFComic Book Resources
Bam! Smack! Pow! -The Outhouse -Comicbook.com (blog)
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Gogo Faces In-Flight Wireless Challenge From AT&T - Wall Street Journal

April 29, 2014 - 6:37pm

Gogo Faces In-Flight Wireless Challenge From AT&T
Wall Street Journal
In six years, upstart Gogo Inc. captured more than half of the market for in-flight wireless Internet technology for airlines. Now the company, which had $328 million in revenue last year, is facing intense competition for new customers. And that is compelling it to ...

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Twitter earnings higher, but still loses money - Stuff.co.nz

April 29, 2014 - 6:26pm

Twitter earnings higher, but still loses money
Stuff.co.nz
Twitter booked a net loss in the first quarter because of stock compensation costs, but its results surpassed Wall Street's expectations thanks to a sharp increase in advertising revenue. But shares of the short messaging service dropped sharply after the results ...

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