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Speed limit going up to 70 along Maine Turnpike - SFGate

August 11, 2014 - 3:20am

Speed limit going up to 70 along Maine Turnpike
SFGate
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Drivers can travel a little bit faster on the Maine Turnpike. Starting Monday, the speed limit on much of the Interstate 95 toll highway is will go up to 70 mph. The previous limit was 65 mph. The Maine Turnpike Authority said it will ...

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Monument built to Capt. Smith's New England trip - Bennington Banner

August 11, 2014 - 1:07am

Monument built to Capt. Smith's New England trip
Bennington Banner
RYE, N.H. -- This year marks the 400th anniversary of Capt. John Smith's voyage and mapping of New England, and the dedication of a new monument to him in Rye, New Hampshire. The obelisk at Rye Harbor State Park is made of four pieces of New ...

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China's enforcement of antitrust rules alarms foreign firms - Boston Globe

August 10, 2014 - 11:04pm

Stuff.co.nz

China's enforcement of antitrust rules alarms foreign firms
Boston Globe
HONG KONG — When almost 100 government antitrust investigators simultaneously marched into four of Microsoft's offices in China late last month, they were not looking for tea and gossip. In what Microsoft characterized internally as “surprise visits,” agents ...
China's Energetic Enforcement of Antitrust Rules Alarms Foreign FirmsNew York Times
'Naked PCs' lay bare Microsoft's emerging markets problemReuters India

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An SEC Network primer: What you need to know - AL.com

August 10, 2014 - 8:51pm

USA TODAY

An SEC Network primer: What you need to know
AL.com
Former Florida Heisman Trophy winner Tim Tebow will be among the former players now serving as analysts on the SEC Network. (Associated Press). Print · Mike Herndon | mherndon@al.com By Mike Herndon | mherndon@al.com AL.com. Email the author ...
As SEC Network analyst, Tim Tebow stays close to gameLivingston Daily
SEC Network will be on the International Space Station?!Awful Announcing

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Four reasons Microsoft's Surface might bite the dust - Brisbane Times

August 10, 2014 - 7:46pm

Tech Times

Four reasons Microsoft's Surface might bite the dust
Brisbane Times
Some grim numbers from Microsoft's Surface recently surfaced, sparking the kind of hand-wringing tech journalists engage in during the slow summer months. A report in Computerworld that tallied Microsoft's losses on the tablet device at $US1.7 billion so far ...
Have Microsoft Corporation's Surface Tablets Really Lost Nearly $2 Billion?NASDAQ
Microsoft Confirms 25 Country Surface Tablet Expansion – Chases European ...Modern Readers
Surface Pro 2 vs Surface Pro 3 – Pricing and Specifications ComparedThe Fuse Joplin
Paul Thurrott's SuperSite for Windows
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Virginia has fastest average internet speeds in the US - Inferse

August 10, 2014 - 6:53pm

Inferse

Virginia has fastest average internet speeds in the US
Inferse
State of the Internet report shows Virginia with the fastest Internet services in the United States, while Alaska rules the bottom as the slowest along with Montana, Kentucky and Arkansas. Tweet · submit to reddit. Virginia has fastest average internet speeds in ...

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Hachette CEO's Response to Amazon Advocate Emails: Why We Price Books ... - Digital Book World

August 10, 2014 - 5:32pm

New York Times

Hachette CEO's Response to Amazon Advocate Emails: Why We Price Books ...
Digital Book World
According to a company spokesperson, Hachette CEO Michael Pietsch has received “a few emails” in response to a call earlier this weekend by Amazon to contact the executive, demanding he and his company give in to the retailer's demands for lower ...
Amazon UnhingedHuffington Post
Amazon-Disney Dispute? Amid Hachette PR War, Retail Giant Sets Mouse TrapInternational Business Times
Disney hurdle for Amazon shoppersFinancial Times
State Column -myfoxny.com -PC Magazine
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Smart collar turns your cat into a WiFi hacking weapon - Engadget

August 10, 2014 - 2:07pm

Metro

Smart collar turns your cat into a WiFi hacking weapon
Engadget
Forget Trojan horses -- it's the cats you have to worry about. Security engineer Gene Bransfield has developed WarKitteh, a tech-laden collar that turns feline companions into scouts for WiFi hackers. The innocuous-looking accessory hides a Spark Core ...
This cat hacked all the wi-fi networks in his neighbourhood – and you can tooMetro
Cat Hacks Wi-Fi Networks With High-Tech CollarHeadlines & Global News
Man turns cat into mobile Wi-Fi detectorTV3.ie
Yahoo Tech -Register
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LG G3 Finally Launches in China But Will be Sold Online Only - DailyTech

August 10, 2014 - 10:26am

DailyTech

LG G3 Finally Launches in China But Will be Sold Online Only
DailyTech
On Monday South Korea's LG Electronics, Inc. (KRX:066570)(KRX:066575) will bring its well reviewed international Android flagship device, the LG G3, to China. The device will retail for CN¥ (yuan) 3,999 (~$650 USD), around the same price as Samsung ...
LG launches LG G3 in China MarketiStreet Research
After Apple's iPhone 6, the Second Most Important Smartphone of 2014Motley Fool
Xiaomi issues fix amid privacy scare over its cloud messaging serviceEngadget
TechOne3 -Liliputing -PCC Mobile Broadband
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Will the Samsung Galaxy Alpha Crash the Apple iPhone 6 Launch? - NASDAQ

August 10, 2014 - 9:18am

Will the Samsung Galaxy Alpha Crash the Apple iPhone 6 Launch?
NASDAQ
After just over three months on the market, Samsung 's Galaxy S5 has become stale. While the S5 was well-reviewed and widely regarded as one of the top Android smartphones on the market, it just didn't have the staying power that Samsung had likely ...

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First Look: Kudos to the Samsung Gear Live smart watch - Fox News

August 10, 2014 - 8:05am

First Look: Kudos to the Samsung Gear Live smart watch
Fox News
In July, Google introduced Android Wear, a new operating system for wearable tech devices. The LG G Watch was the first Android Wear smart watch we tried, and we were impressed with Google's approach. The Samsung Gear Live, which also runs on ...

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Motorola Moto G vs. Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo - Overview comparing Prices ... - StreetWise Tech

August 10, 2014 - 12:08am

KDramaStars

Motorola Moto G vs. Samsung Galaxy Grand Neo - Overview comparing Prices ...
StreetWise Tech
Cellphones have numerous features in common, but manufacturers also try to tell apart their personal products by implementing additional functions to make them more pleasing to consumers. It truly is generated great innovation in smartphone development ...
iPhone 5s Vs. Galaxy S5 Vs. HTC One Vs. Nexus 5: Which Is The Sturdiest ...KDramaStars

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Security experts call for government action against cyber threats - Reuters

August 9, 2014 - 3:15pm

Top Tech News

Security experts call for government action against cyber threats
Reuters
LAS VEGAS Aug 9 (Reuters) - Alarmed by mounting cyber threats around the world and across industries, a growing number of security experts see aggressive government action as the best hope for averting disaster. Even though some experts are outraged ...
Black Hat Conference Reveals IT Security Threats AplentyTop Tech News

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Report: Apple to unveil wearable device next month - USA TODAY

August 9, 2014 - 3:10pm

Inferse

Report: Apple to unveil wearable device next month
USA TODAY
NEW YORK — Most observers expect Apple's upcoming September 9th event to focus on one or more new iPhones, with the long awaited Apple wearable device likely to be announced at a separate event in October. Apple watcher John Gruber however ...
Apple iWatch tipped for release next month along with iPhone 6Inferse

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An affordable luxury car buyer's find hard to resist - Financial Express

August 9, 2014 - 2:42pm

Financial Express

An affordable luxury car buyer's find hard to resist
Financial Express
Sleek BMWs, Jaguars and Mercedes are not the sole bastions of businessmen and high-level executives any more. SummaryHigh on aspirations, opt for more & more used luxury cars. Related Articles. Mercedes team order came from panic, says ...

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New App That Crowdsources 'Sketchy' Local Areas Fights Charges of Racism - PC Magazine

August 9, 2014 - 1:19pm

IBNLive

New App That Crowdsources 'Sketchy' Local Areas Fights Charges of Racism
PC Magazine
On paper, it sounds like a good idea: A smartphone app that uses crowd-sourced data to tell you where the more unsafe areas of your neighborhood are. You might not need such a thing if you've lived in a particular area for a while, but this kind of an app ...
NewNew App Rating Neighborhood 'Sketchiness' Could Encourage Racial ...Atlanta Black Star
Is SketchFactor a racist app?TG Daily (blog)
App alerts about safe and unsafe area in the surroundingAngle Chronicle
Atlanta Journal Constitution -Headlines & Global News -NDTV
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Volkswagen recalls some Tiguans - Salon

August 9, 2014 - 11:00am

Volkswagen recalls some Tiguans
Salon
NEW YORK (AP) — Volkswagen of America is recalling 151,389 Tiguan SUVs due to the possibility of stalling. No accidents or injuries have been reported. The problem is with fuel pumps on some models from 2009 to 2014. Gas bubbles may form in the fuel ...

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John McAfee in surprise rant over Google and privacy - BBC News

August 9, 2014 - 10:08am

BBC News

John McAfee in surprise rant over Google and privacy
BBC News
Notorious computer security pioneer John McAfee has used a surprise appearance at a hacking conference to warn of threats against "freedom" thanks to privacy issues with technology. Speaking at Def Con in Las Vegas, Mr McAfee called on hackers to ...
John McAfee is not crazy; he is a revolutionaryTG Daily (blog)
Antivirus Pioneer John McAfee Creates 'The Brown List,' A Complaint Website ...Hot Hardware
John McAfee In CrazytownTechCrunch
VPN Creative -Austrian Tribune -Reuters
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Volkswagen Recalls 151389 Tiguan SUVs for Fuel System Problems - Bloomberg

August 9, 2014 - 9:27am

Reuters

Volkswagen Recalls 151389 Tiguan SUVs for Fuel System Problems
Bloomberg
Volkswagen AG is recalling about 151,389 vehicles dating back to the 2009 model year that may develop bubbles in the fuel system when using winterized gasoline. Owners of the Tiguan sport-utility vehicle made by Volkswagen Group of America Inc.
VW recalls 151000 SUVs for stallingThe Detroit News
Volkswagen recalls 151389 Tiguan SUVs due to stalling possibilityU.S. News & World Report
VW recalls 189000 SUVs in North America for potential stallingBaltimore Sun

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Apple Patent Points To Siri On Macs - InformationWeek

August 9, 2014 - 8:08am

Load The Game

Apple Patent Points To Siri On Macs
InformationWeek
Apple's Siri might soon appear on Macs if a new patent application is any indication. Eavesdropping On A New Level. (Click image for larger view and slideshow.) Based on a patent application published this week, Apple could soon bring Siri, its digital ...
Siri may come to Mac OS X, an Apple patent suggestsDigital Trends
News For Top Stocks: Siri For Mac Launched by Apple (NASDAQ AAPL)Tech News
Apple files patent for Siri-like desktop digital assistantZDNet
Crave Online -ITProPortal -BestTechie
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