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Qualcomm's Toq Smartwatch Lets You Text Without Typing - Mashable

May 5, 2014 - 4:41pm

TechHive

Qualcomm's Toq Smartwatch Lets You Text Without Typing
Mashable
Qualcomm's Toq smartwatch got the Dick Tracy treatment on Monday with a new feature dubbed "Toq Talk." Powered by Nuance's voice-to-text technology, Toq Talk lets owners create and respond to text messages using their voices. See also: Android Wear: ...
Qualcomm Toq smartwatch now features voice messaging (and, yes, it works)PCWorld (blog)
Qualcomm's Next Toq Smartwatch Update Brings With It Voice To Text by NuanceAndroid Headlines - Android News
Today Qualcomm added a major new feature – voice dictation – to its Toq ...Gizmag
The Droid Guy -Android Police -Droid Life
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This aluminum NES beauty is a $500 love letter to retro gaming - CNET

May 5, 2014 - 4:07pm

Side Mission

This aluminum NES beauty is a $500 love letter to retro gaming
CNET
The Analogue Nt may be the most beautifully designed NES video game console ever. For $500, all the retro gaming housed in this aesthetic wonder can be yours. by Nick Statt · @nickstatt; May 5, 2014 1:53 PM PDT. comments. 0. facebook. twitter. linkedin.
Preorders now open for $500 high-end aluminum NESGameSpot
You can have this sleek, dual NES/Famicom system for the same price as an ...VentureBeat
Introducing the Analogue Nt, a $500 1080p NESJoystiq
Side Mission -Kotaku -SlashGear
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Harmonix Launches Crowd-Funding Campaign for 'Amplitude' Reboot - Game Politics

May 5, 2014 - 3:16pm

Only Single Player

Harmonix Launches Crowd-Funding Campaign for 'Amplitude' Reboot
Game Politics
Rock Band series creator Harmonix has launched a Kickstarter campaign to fund the reboot of its 2003 rhythm-action game, Amplitude. The goal is to update the cult classic music game for the PS2 to newer Sony systems such as the PlayStation 4 and ...
Amplitude Making a Comeback? Thanks To KickStarterDual Pixels
Harmonix Announces Amplitude For PS4, PS3Hardcore Gamer
Amplitude reboot heading to PS4 & PS3PlayStation Universe
Game Revolution
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AMD realigns two-year plan around 'ambidextrous computing' - ZDNet

May 5, 2014 - 3:07pm

ZDNet

AMD realigns two-year plan around 'ambidextrous computing'
ZDNet
After more than two years in the making with a foundation in "skybridge" technology, AMD pulled back the curtain on its "ambidextrous architecture." Read this. An inside tour of AMD's Atlanta super-datacenter (pictures) · Read more. Speaking during a press ...
Beyond x86: “New and different” AMD plans ARM chips for consumersArs Technica
AMD continues its ARM push in 'ambidextrous' vision for server & mobile chipsVentureBeat
AMD Project SkyBridge Brings Pin Compatible x86 And ARM Chips With ...The Droid Guy
Re/code -Design & Trend -TechRadar UK
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Oculus CEO: Next Rift prototype 'coming soon' - CNET

May 5, 2014 - 2:40pm

Oculus CEO: Next Rift prototype 'coming soon'
CNET
Brendan Iribe, chief of the virtual reality company, reiterates that Facebook's $2 billion takeover will preserve Oculus' independence and help it get bigger, faster. by Joan E. Solsman · @joan_e; May 5, 2014 12:22 PM PDT. comments. 0. facebook. twitter.
Oculus VR Created A Research Group To Advance Virtual RealityTechCrunch
Oculus VR: with Facebook we want to replace visionTechRadar UK
Oculus wants to build a billion-person MMO with FacebookThe Verge
SYS-CON Media (press release)
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Amazon introduces Twitter service - MSN Money

May 5, 2014 - 2:35pm

Amazon introduces Twitter service
MSN Money
The online retailer is introducing a service that lets Twitter users add Amazon.com products to their carts without leaving the social media site. The service comes as Amazon seeks to make social media a bigger source for sales. Twitter also has been seeking ...

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Norway Is Gamifying Warfare By Driving Tanks With Oculus Rift - Motherboard

May 5, 2014 - 1:44pm

Norway Is Gamifying Warfare By Driving Tanks With Oculus Rift
Motherboard
As it usually happens, video games are designed to mimic real-world fighting. Now it seems the model's being flipped on its head—the battlefield, for better or worse, is bearing an increasing resemblance to a game. Look at Norway, where the Army has ...
It's Hard To See While Driving A Tank, But These Incredible Glasses Could ...Daily Caller
Norway's VR test helps soldiers see through armored vehiclesEngadget
The Norwegian Military Is Testing The Oculus Rift To Drive TanksKotaku
Gizmodo
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Xbox handheld game console isn't in the books, says Xbox lead Phil Spencer - Engadget

May 5, 2014 - 1:30pm

Only Single Player

Xbox handheld game console isn't in the books, says Xbox lead Phil Spencer
Engadget
Microsoft's new Xbox head Phil Spencer doesn't think an Xbox gaming handheld makes sense. Spencer took to Twitter yesterday afternoon in a surprisingly candid conversation with fans, one of whom asked if Microsoft is pursuing, "a handheld Xbox One-like ...
Microsoft May Announce a JRPG for the Xbox One at E3 2014Only Single Player
Xbox to focus on hardcore gamers at E3FanSided
'Microsoft Xbox One' News: Company To Roll Out 'New IP And New Sequels' At ...Gamenguide
Haverzine -n3rdabl3
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Will Apple still be the top dog in eight years? - SiliconBeat

May 5, 2014 - 1:20pm

Business Insider Australia

Will Apple still be the top dog in eight years?
SiliconBeat
Fred Wilson, the Union Square Ventures co-founder, said Monday that Google and Facebook will be among the top three companies in 2020. The third company in that exclusive club? Who knows, maybe “one that we've never heard of,” said Wilson at the ...
Fred Wilson: Etsy Is 'Well Positioned' for an IPOWall Street Journal (blog)
VC Fred Wilson: By 2020 Apple Won't Be A Top-3 Tech Company, Google And ...TechCrunch
VC Fred Wilson: Apple won't rule tech in 2020CNET
Inc.com -Business Insider
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Canadians finally get a crack at Google Play Music - Mobile Burn

May 5, 2014 - 12:39pm

The Province

Canadians finally get a crack at Google Play Music
Mobile Burn
Google Play Music All Access is for the first time available in Canada. After nearly two years of streaming music to listeners in the 50 states below and next door, Google has finally decided to launch its music streaming service that streams 25 million songs ...
Play Music and All Access arrive in CanadaAndroid Community
What Canadian fans can expect from Google's newly launched Play MusicThe Globe and Mail
Google Play Music All Access Now Available in CanadaIntoMobile
androidandme.com -Engadget
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Nokia Joins Musk to Google in Investing in Intelligent Cars (2) - Businessweek

May 5, 2014 - 11:04am

Times of Oman

Nokia Joins Musk to Google in Investing in Intelligent Cars (2)
Businessweek
A Google Inc. self-driving car passes in front of the company's headquarters in Mountain View, California. Photographer: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg. Nokia Oyj (NOK1V) plans to spend $100 million backing companies that develop intelligent-car ...
Nokia Launches Fund to Invest in Smart VehiclesTechNewsWorld
Nokia Races in Second Gear to Catch Google's Driverless CarsTheStreet.com
Nokia joins effort to build intelligent carsTaipei Times
Hot Hardware -LeftLane News -ValueWalk
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John McAfee's latest project is yet another secure messaging app - Engadget

May 5, 2014 - 10:50am

Android Community

John McAfee's latest project is yet another secure messaging app
Engadget
Now that John McAfee's days of running from the law appear to be over, he's been left with plenty of time to slam the company he founded and mull over products that originally made him famous. We've already heard about DeCentral, a pocket-sized device ...
Looking for privacy? John McAfee launches Chadder app for encrypted private ...TechnologyTell
Noted crazyman John McAfee launches 'secure messaging app' for folks who ...Boing Boing
Chadder arrives as latest encrypted private messaging appAndroid Community
Business Insider -Talking New Media -Daniel Rubino
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10 Mobile App Favorites For Business - InformationWeek

May 5, 2014 - 10:40am

NDTV

10 Mobile App Favorites For Business
InformationWeek
We pick 10 compelling mobile apps of the moment for your work -- handy for everything from reminders to travel. 8 Gadgets For The High-Tech Home. (Click image for larger view and slideshow.) Apple and Google each offer more than a million apps in the ...
Nokia Here gets come-hither with iOS, Android developersCNET
Nokia Bringing 'Here' Apps and Services to Android and iOS: ReportNDTV

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Surprise! That Wild Rumor About Apple EarPods With Biometrics Sensors Was A ... - TechCrunch

May 5, 2014 - 10:24am

LAPTOP Magazine

Surprise! That Wild Rumor About Apple EarPods With Biometrics Sensors Was A ...
TechCrunch
Shocking, just absolutely shocking: the wild rumor claiming that Apple was developing new “EarPods” headphones that included integrated heart rate and blood pressure sensors, which had everyone buzzing, turns out to be fake. According to an anonymous ...
Apple probably working on 'smart EarPods' for iPhone 6Austrian Tribune
Apple Working On Unique Biometric Smart EarPods To Monitor Heart Rate and ...Headlines & Global News
iPhone 6 Release Date, Specs, News, and Rumors: iPhone 6 Headphone ...Latin Post
NDTV -IBNLive -TechRadar UK
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Everyone Can See What's In Your Amazon Cart -- If You Use the New Twitter ... - ABC News

May 5, 2014 - 9:15am

Everyone Can See What's In Your Amazon Cart -- If You Use the New Twitter ...
ABC News
Amazon and Twitter unveiled a partnership today that could bring the future of online shopping to your social media feed -- if you don't mind letting the world see what you're buying. Starting today, users can link their Twitter and Amazon accounts and can ...
Amazon ties Twitter, impulse buys together via #AmazonCartZDNet
Amazon to let shoppers fill cart via TwitterUSA TODAY
Buy games from Amazon? You can now add them to your cart using TwitterGameSpot
VentureBeat -CNET -TIME
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Sony tape smashes storage record - BBC News

May 5, 2014 - 8:52am

BBC News

Sony tape smashes storage record
BBC News
Sony has developed a new storage tape that is able to hold up to 185 terabytes (TB) of data per cartridge. Created with the help of IBM, Sony's technology allows for tapes that can store the equivalent of 3,700 Blu-ray discs. The tape hold 148 gigabits (Gb) per ...
Store massive amounts of data with Sony's 185 TB data tapeTechSpot
Sony's 185TB tape: What does it mean for storage?ZDNet
Sony Compact Cassette Stores Equivalent Of 3700 Blu-Ray DiscsBusiness 2 Community
Daily Mail -RedOrbit
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Oculus responds to claims that it stole VR tech from Fallout parent company - GameSpot

May 5, 2014 - 8:09am

GameSpot

Oculus responds to claims that it stole VR tech from Fallout parent company
GameSpot
"We are disappointed but not surprised by ZeniMax's actions and we will prove that all of its claims are false," company says. eddienoteddy. by Eddie Makuch on May 5, 2014. 15 Comments · Shares · Tweets · +1. The Facebook-owned Oculus VR--maker of ...
Oculus: Not A Single Line Of ZeniMax Code In Any Oculus ProductsTechCrunch
Oculus denies John Carmack stole VR tech from his former employerEngadget
Oculus says ZeniMax canceled Doom 3 VR support over equity demandsPolygon
Tech Times -Afterdawn.com
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Is Our Love Affair With Tablets Over? - PC Magazine

May 5, 2014 - 8:03am

ZDNet

Is Our Love Affair With Tablets Over?
PC Magazine
Our overall love affair with tablets may have cooled down, or at least the market for tablets has started to mature. 0shares. 10 Best Tablets. When Apple released its first quarter earnings in late April, it reported that iPad sales were down substantially over last ...
Dropping tablet sales: Blame AppleZDNet
iPad Mini 2 vs iPad Air - Price and Specs ComparisonOrdoh News
Thinnest and lightest large tabletsSFGate
BREATHEcast -TabTimes
all 11 news articles »Google News

Google announces same-day delivery service in New York and Los Angeles - BGR

May 5, 2014 - 7:30am

Business Insider Australia

Google announces same-day delivery service in New York and Los Angeles
BGR
Google on Monday morning announced that it is expanding its same-day delivery service into Manhattan and West Los Angeles for participating retailers. Dubbed “Google Shopping Express,” the service allows customers to visit a special Google website and ...
Google Shopping Express Same-Day Delivery Service Expanded To Manhattan ...Android Police
Google Is Doing Same-Day Delivery In New York And Los AngelesBusiness Insider
Google Shopping Express opens shop in Manhattan, West LASlashGear
USA TODAY -amNY -New York Post
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Google setting a Silver standard for Android - TechRepublic

May 5, 2014 - 7:05am

Daily Mail

Google setting a Silver standard for Android
TechRepublic
Google is pushing aside the Nexus initiative in favor of Silver. Jack Wallen offers his take on this new paradigm for the Android platform. Silver Android. Ag. For the nerdly inclined, that symbol is readily recognized. For the Google-inclined, it's something ...
Google, J. Crew, Sierra Railroad: Intellectual PropertyBloomberg
Google Now Gets Smarter; Can Now Run Independently OfflineTechtree.com
Google Drive for Android Update Prompts Users to Install Docs, Sheets AppsNDTV
SiliconANGLE (blog) -TabTimes -Product Reviews
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