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Apple iPad shipments fall as global tablet market shrinks - MarketWatch

February 2, 2015 - 1:29pm

Apple iPad shipments fall as global tablet market shrinks
MarketWatch
Shipments of iPads fell for a fourth quarter in a row as the overall tablet market shrank, but Apple Inc. remained an industry leader with a 31.9% market share on the strength of its ecosystem, according to data from Canalys. Apple's AAPL, +0.33% iPad ...

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Apple releases iOS 8.2 Beta 5, with latest set of WatchKit developer tools - VentureBeat

February 2, 2015 - 1:07pm

Apple Insider

Apple releases iOS 8.2 Beta 5, with latest set of WatchKit developer tools
VentureBeat
Apple sent out the fifth beta of its iOS 8 mobile operating system to developers Monday, along with a new set of tools for developers creating apps for the forthcoming Apple Watch. Developers can grab the update in the iPhone's native Settings application, ...
Apple releases fifth betas of iOS 8.2, Xcode 6.2 with latest WatchKit tools for ...Apple Insider
Apple Seeds 5th Beta for iOS 8.2 to DevelopersThe Mac Observer
Apple releases iOS 8.2 beta 5 to registered developersAppAdvice
Gotta Be Mobile -TodaysiPhone.com (blog)
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Was Chevrolet Colorado the Best Choice for MVP Pickup? - PickupTrucks.com

February 2, 2015 - 1:04pm

Variety

Was Chevrolet Colorado the Best Choice for MVP Pickup?
PickupTrucks.com
On the battlefield of high-cost television advertising time, you have to give Chevrolet credit. It's not often that a single pickup truck can take center stage — standing alongside the athletes — in both the World Series and the Super Bowl, but that's exactly what ...
Tom Brady gives Super Bowl MVP 2015 Chevrolet Colorado truck to Malcolm ...Examiner.com
Chevy Ad Gives Super Bowl Fans Scare as TVs Go DarkBloomberg
2015 Chevrolet Colorado Rises to Second-Best-Selling Midsize TruckTruckTrend Magazine
Wall Street Journal (blog)
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Yahoo gains US search share at Google's expense - PCWorld

February 2, 2015 - 12:26pm

PCWorld

Yahoo gains US search share at Google's expense
PCWorld
Gaining the status of default search engine in Firefox is paying off for Yahoo, which has grown its share of the U.S. search market over the last three months while Google's portion has dropped slightly. Neither Yahoo's gains nor Google's losses were massive, ...
Google's U.S. Search Ex-Mobiles Drops Below 75% As Yahoo Makes More ...TechCrunch
Yahoo search steps up in US with Firefox dealCNET
Yahoo U.S. Search Share Rises Again, Google Dips YHOO GOOGLInvestor's Business Daily
ZDNet -StreetWise Report -Nasdaq
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Sony Sells MMO Publisher And EverQuest Creator Sony Online Entertainment - TechCrunch

February 2, 2015 - 11:51am

TechCrunch

Sony Sells MMO Publisher And EverQuest Creator Sony Online Entertainment
TechCrunch
Sony has sold Sony Online Entertainment, the studio and publisher that created EverQuest (and, to a large extent, the modern MMO genre), in a deal that will see it owned by investment management firm Columbus Nova and rebranded as Daybreak.
SOE Turns Independent, Eyes Xbox SupportGameSpot
Sony sells Sony Online Entertainment, company's president excited to make ...The Verge
Private investment firm buys out Sony Online EntertainmentArs Technica
Forbes -Engadget -Gamasutra
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Though Apple's iPad sales shrank, Amazon's Kindle Fire took 70% nosedive last ... - Apple Insider

February 2, 2015 - 11:51am

Apple Insider

Though Apple's iPad sales shrank, Amazon's Kindle Fire took 70% nosedive last ...
Apple Insider
The worldwide tablet market saw its first-ever year-over-year decline in the holiday quarter, but the biggest losses were seen by Amazon, which saw shipments of its budget-priced Kindle Fire series plummet 70 percent. The latest quarterly estimates from IDC ...

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Though Apple's iPad sales shrunk, Amazon's Kindle Fire took 70% nosedive last ... - Apple Insider

February 2, 2015 - 11:22am

Apple Insider

Though Apple's iPad sales shrunk, Amazon's Kindle Fire took 70% nosedive last ...
Apple Insider
The worldwide tablet market saw its first-ever year-over-year decline in the holiday quarter, but the biggest losses were seen by Amazon, which saw shipments of its budget-priced Kindle Fire series plummet 70 percent. The latest quarterly estimates from IDC ...
iPhone Sales Help Push Smartphone Market to Record LevelseWeek
Tablet shipments post first yearly decline, Apple and Samsung slip: IDCZDNet
Down go tablet shipments -- for the first time everCNET
PC Magazine -VentureBeat -TIME
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Pebble Confirms One Million Units Sold, Promises Big Things for 2015 - Modern Readers

February 2, 2015 - 11:12am

Modern Readers

Pebble Confirms One Million Units Sold, Promises Big Things for 2015
Modern Readers
Despite having entered the market as something of a rank outsider, the Pebble Smartwatch has proved its value by selling in excess of 1 million units. Pebble announced that the millionth sale had taken place on New Year's Eve, capping what proved to be an ...

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Flash Player plagued by third zero-day flaw in a month, but updates are coming - PCWorld

February 2, 2015 - 11:06am

Top Tech News

Flash Player plagued by third zero-day flaw in a month, but updates are coming
PCWorld
Adobe Systems warned users that hackers are exploiting another unpatched vulnerability in Flash Player—the third one in the past month—to infect computers with malware. There are reports that the vulnerability is being actively exploited in ...
New Flash zero-day targets Windows, Mac usersZDNet
Adobe rushes to patch third zero-day Flash Player flawV3.co.uk
New Flash Player 0-day exploited in malvertising attacksHelp Net Security

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Apple Watch Will Let You Control Your Tesla From Your Wrist [VIDEO] - Daily Caller

February 2, 2015 - 11:04am

Apple Watch Will Let You Control Your Tesla From Your Wrist [VIDEO]
Daily Caller
Apple Watch won't hit streets until April, but when it does, you'll be able to take full control of them if you drive a Tesla. Eleks Labs has developed a third-party app for the most fashionable futurists in Silicon Valley, which will give them control over the cabin ...

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Pebble Unfazed by Apple Watch, Plans New Hardware and Software in 2015 - Mac Rumors

February 2, 2015 - 10:16am

Mac Rumors

Pebble Unfazed by Apple Watch, Plans New Hardware and Software in 2015
Mac Rumors
While much of the wearables focus remains on the upcoming Apple Watch launch, Pebble continues to push forward with its own smartwatch platform that began as a record-setting Kickstarter project and has blossomed into a successful company. Pebble ...

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Pebble has now sold over 1 million smartwatches - The Verge

February 2, 2015 - 8:54am

CNET

Pebble has now sold over 1 million smartwatches
The Verge
While Google and Apple have been getting the lion's share of attention for smartwatches lately, indie darling Pebble has been quietly soldiering on, improving its product and selling watches. In an exclusive interview, CEO Eric Migicovsky revealed that the ...
Pebble: More than 1 million smartwatches shippedCNET
Buying a Pebble watch? Beware of obsolescence as new software platform loomsPCWorld
Pebble teases new hardware and software coming in 2015PhoneDog
Android Central
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Google will motivate bug hunters to keep probing its products with research grants - PCWorld

February 2, 2015 - 7:20am

Times of India

Google will motivate bug hunters to keep probing its products with research grants
PCWorld
Google has expanded its bug bounty programs to cover the company's official mobile applications, and is seeking to stimulate vulnerability research on particular products by offering money in advance to bug hunters. The company launched an experimental ...
​After paying $4m for bugs, Google offers new grants for suspected but ...ZDNet
Google Looks Back, Forward on Security Rewards ProgramsPYMNTS.com
Guess how much Google paid 'hackers' in 2014Times of India
The Register
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Fake 'femme fatales' aid Syrian battle hack - BBC News

February 2, 2015 - 6:41am

BBC News

Fake 'femme fatales' aid Syrian battle hack
BBC News
Fake "femme fatales" have been used to steal battle plans and other data from Syrian opposition groups, a report suggests. The virtual women had been used in text chat on Skype to engage potential victims, security company FireEye said. And data had ...
FireEye Reveals Threat Group Employed Skype to Steal Military Plans in SyriaMarketWatch
Fake 'hottie' hackers flung info-slurping malware at Syrian opposition – FireEyeThe Register
This Man Is Teaching Syrians To Defend Themselves Against Their Many Digital ...Forbes
CNBC -The Daily Star -New York Times
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Intel Agrees to Buy Lantiq From Golden Gate Capital - Wall Street Journal

February 2, 2015 - 4:55am

Business Recorder

Intel Agrees to Buy Lantiq From Golden Gate Capital
Wall Street Journal
Intel Corp. said it has agreed to buy Lantiq, a German maker of communications chips, for undisclosed terms. Lantiq was formed in 2009 from former operations of Infineon Technologies AG that were purchased by the San Francisco investment firm Golden ...
Intel Agrees To Buy Lantiq - Quick FactsRTT News
Intel Buys Former Infineon Internet of Things Chip Unit LantiqNDTV
Intel buys Lantiq to expand its range of chips in Internet-connected gadgetsJagran Post
Telecompaper (subscription)
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Raspberry Pi 2 unveiled with faster processor and more memory - BBC News

February 2, 2015 - 3:36am

BBC News

Raspberry Pi 2 unveiled with faster processor and more memory
BBC News
A new budget-priced Raspberry Pi computer has been unveiled, offering child coders and others a faster processor and more memory than before, but at about the same price. The Raspberry Pi 2 Model B is roughly six times more powerful than the prior ...
Raspberry Pi 2 is six times faster than Pi 1, supports Windows 10PCWorld
Raspberry Pi 2 Model B is a quad-core upgrade, can run Windows 10CNET
Raspberry Pi 2 gets 6X more processing power, 2X more memory in same credit ...VentureBeat
The Verge -TechCrunch -Engadget
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Va. DMV extends expiring credentials due to IT outage - Bismarck Tribune

February 2, 2015 - 2:14am

Va. DMV extends expiring credentials due to IT outage
Bismarck Tribune
2015-02-02T01:05:56Z Va. DMV extends expiring credentials due to IT outageThe Associated Press The Associated Press. 1 hour ago. RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles is giving some customers more time to renew expiring ...

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Va. DMV extends expiring credentials due to IT outage - Helena Independent Record

February 2, 2015 - 2:08am

Va. DMV extends expiring credentials due to IT outage
Helena Independent Record
2015-02-02T00:05:56Z 2015-02-02T02:02:03Z Va. DMV extends expiring credentials due to IT outageThe Associated Press The Associated Press. 2 hours ago. (0) Comments. RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles is giving ...

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Android 5.0.2 Lollipop Factory Images Released for Nexus 7 3G Models - NDTV

February 2, 2015 - 1:57am

NDTV

Android 5.0.2 Lollipop Factory Images Released for Nexus 7 3G Models
NDTV
Google has finally published the long-awaited factory images of Android 5.0.2 Lollipop for the cellular variants of the Asus Google Nexus 7 (2012 and 2013) tablets. While there is no information for over-the-air (OTA) update as yet, users can manually ...
Damn it Google, where is my Android Lollipop update?India Today
Lollipop images out for Nexus 7, both 3G and LTE versionsAndroid Community
Nexus 7 deal: today only for $170Geek Snack
Mobile Burn -ITProPortal -Android Headlines - Android News
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Sprint, T-Mobile CEOs brawl over Super Bowl ads - CNNMoney

February 1, 2015 - 10:56pm

Bidness ETC

Sprint, T-Mobile CEOs brawl over Super Bowl ads
CNNMoney
twitter super bowl The CEOs of Sprint and T-Mobile fought on Twitter over their respective Super Bowl ad spots. 0. TOTAL SHARES. 0. HONG KONG (CNNMoney). Fumble! The CEOs of Sprint and T-Mobile brawled publicly on Twitter during the Super Bowl, ...
Super Bowl Ends With a Brawl … Between T-Mobile and Sprint CEOsRe/code
Sprint Is Spending Millions of Dollars to 'Apologize' to Competitors Verizon and ...TheBlaze.com

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