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China boycotts Symantec and Kaspersky anti-virus software - Telegraph.co.uk

August 4, 2014 - 10:27am

Telegraph.co.uk

China boycotts Symantec and Kaspersky anti-virus software
Telegraph.co.uk
China has excluded US-based Symantec and Russia's Kaspersky Lab from a list of approved anti-virus software vendors, according to a Chinese media report suggesting Beijing is expanding efforts to limit use of foreign technology. The state-controlled ...

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Microsoft to Samsung: Pay up! - kplr11.com

August 4, 2014 - 10:14am

kplr11.com

Microsoft to Samsung: Pay up!
kplr11.com
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — Microsoft has filed a lawsuit against Samsung, claiming the South Korean tech giant owes it money. Samsung is supposed to pay Microsoft a royalty for every Android smartphone it sells. That's part of a patent-sharing agreement ...

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The Real Difference Between Microsoft and Apple - PC Magazine

August 4, 2014 - 10:12am

Talking New Media

The Real Difference Between Microsoft and Apple
PC Magazine
Microsoft approaches the market from the top down, while Apple goes after the market from the bottom up. 0shares. Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella. After spending a lot of time recently with many of Microsoft's OEM partners and looking at its overall strategic ...
Stable Mac prices fuel reliable profit engineComputerworld
Here's Where Apple Makes Its MoneyMotley Fool
Apple Finally Crashes the Retail Enterprise PartyRIS News (blog)
Talking New Media -TechRadar UK -ZDNet
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Over 11000 jump on European 'class action' privacy suit against Facebook - PCWorld

August 4, 2014 - 10:00am

TG Daily

Over 11000 jump on European 'class action' privacy suit against Facebook
PCWorld
A lawsuit filed in Austria against Facebook over the company's privacy policies has gathered over 11,500 participants since Friday, raising the claim against the company to €5.75 million (US$7.7 million), complainant Europe-v-Facebook said Monday.
Facebook class action lawsuit has over 11000 plaintiffsTG Daily
Austrian Law Student Sues Facebook on Privacy ViolationsHeadlines & Global News
This is your chance to ask Facebook to pay you $500 in exchange for your ...BGR
Bidness Etc -Tech News -Lawfuel
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iPad Air 2 rear shell purportedly shown off in leaked photos - PhoneDog

August 4, 2014 - 9:57am

PhoneDog

iPad Air 2 rear shell purportedly shown off in leaked photos
PhoneDog
Apple is almost certainly going to release an updated version of its flagship tablet, the iPad Air, later this year. The question is, what will it look like? A user on Chinese social network Weibo claims to know the answer to that question. Photos posted to the site ...

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Google marks John Venn's birth anniversary with interactive Venn diagrams in ... - Daily News & Analysis

August 4, 2014 - 9:42am

Daily News & Analysis

Google marks John Venn's birth anniversary with interactive Venn diagrams in ...
Daily News & Analysis
Google Doodle, on Monday, honoured John Venn, the inventor of the Venn diagram, with an interactive doodle to mark his 180th birth anniversary. Two diagrams in the doodle allow users to pick an element each and create sets that eventually reveal a ...

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Supplier leaks Samsung Galaxy Alpha's alleged specs - CNET

August 4, 2014 - 9:39am

IBNLive

Supplier leaks Samsung Galaxy Alpha's alleged specs
CNET
The smartphone may not yet be officially unveiled, but a UK supplier is offering preorders. by Charlie Osborne; August 4, 2014 7:31 AM PDT. comments. 0. facebook. twitter. linkedin. googleplus. more. more +. email. tumblr. stumble. delicious. reddit. pinterest.
Samsung Galaxy Alpha smartphone specs leak, pre-order availableZDNet
Samsung sends invites for Galaxy Note 4 launchTimes of India
Samsung Galaxy Alpha goes up for pre-order ahead of unveilingInquirer
NDTV -Firstpost -IBNLive
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Microsoft to Samsung: Pay up! - CNNMoney

August 4, 2014 - 9:15am

CNNMoney

Microsoft to Samsung: Pay up!
CNNMoney
Microsoft has filed a lawsuit against Samsung, claiming the South Korean tech giant owes it money. Samsung is supposed to pay Microsoft (MSFT, Tech30) a royalty for every Android smartphone it sells. That's part of a patent-sharing agreement the two ...
Microsoft Sues Samsung in Royalty DisputeInc.com
Microsoft sues Samsung over Android patent feesBBC News
Samsung sued by Microsoft in Android patent fee disputeDigital Spy
BGR -Inquirer -Android Community
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Tropico 5 banned in Thailand, as it 'might affect peace and order' - Gamasutra

August 4, 2014 - 9:06am

Gamasutra

Tropico 5 banned in Thailand, as it 'might affect peace and order'
Gamasutra
Tropico 5 from Haemimont Games has been banned in Thailand, as the military junta government in Thailand believes that the game's storyline "might affect peace and order in the country." Thailand has been under a military dictatorship for the last couple of ...
Thailand's censors ban 'Tropico 5' computer gameHonolulu Star-Advertiser
Truth Hurts? Thailand's Military Junta Bans Tropico 5The News Ledge
Thai government bans 'military rule' computer gameThe Guardian
Game Politics -Polygon
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Microsoft may do the unthinkable to make you dump XP, Vista and Windows 7 - BGR

August 4, 2014 - 8:15am

International Business Times UK

Microsoft may do the unthinkable to make you dump XP, Vista and Windows 7
BGR
Windows is one of Microsoft's main money makers, and the company is interested in seeing as many current Windows users move to its latest operating system as possible. However, no matter what the company does, there still are plenty of users who are on ...
Microsoft to give away Windows 9 for free to Vista, XP users?TechRadar UK
Users Snub Windows 8 as XP Share SlumpsChannelnomics
Bing Made 'Only Search Provider' for Windows Phone 8.1 GDR1 in Some RegionsNDTV
Fudzilla -SlashGear
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CMGE Hosted Press Conference on Aug 2 -- New Products and Strategies ... - Wall Street Journal

August 4, 2014 - 8:12am

CMGE Hosted Press Conference on Aug 2 -- New Products and Strategies ...
Wall Street Journal
HONG KONG, Aug. 4, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- China Mobile Games and Entertainment Group Limited ("CMGE" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:CMGE), the largest publisher and a leading developer of mobile games in China, hosted its "CMGE new product ...
CMGE Obtained Rights to Develop Mobile Games on Shaolin ThemeMarketWatch

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'BioShock' to launch on iOS this summer - USA TODAY

August 4, 2014 - 8:06am

USA TODAY

'BioShock' to launch on iOS this summer
USA TODAY
Video game players will soon get to dive into the underwater world of Rapture from their iPhone or iPad. Publisher 2K announced it will launch BioShock for Apple's iOS mobile operating system later this summer. The publisher did not unveil a price but noted ...
Original BioShock Announced for iPhone/iPad, Coming This SummerGameSpot
Original BioShock coming to iOS devices this summerComputerandvideogames.com
BioShock Is Going to Be an iOS Game Later This SummerTIME
Digital Trends -VentureBeat -The Koalition
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Hacker proves passenger jets are at risk of cyber attack - ITProPortal

August 4, 2014 - 7:43am

ITProPortal

Hacker proves passenger jets are at risk of cyber attack
ITProPortal
A cyber security researcher has worked out how to hack into passenger jets through the plane's Wi-Fi and inflight entertainment systems. If confirmed, the claim could prompt a comprehensive restructure of aircraft security. Ruben Santamarta is a consultant ...
Hacker: Inflight WiFi & Entertainment Systems Leave Planes Vulnerable To ...The Consumerist
First Satellite Engineering Model Complete for Iridium NEXTMarketWatch
Hacker says to show passenger jets at risk of cyber attackwww.worldbulletin.net

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HGST aims to speed up storage performance with new FlashMAX range - ZDNet

August 4, 2014 - 7:34am

StorageReview.com

HGST aims to speed up storage performance with new FlashMAX range
ZDNet
Enterprise storage firm HGST has released a new family of PCIe flash-storage cards for boosting performance of data intensive applications. The new FlashMAX III PCIe accelerators deliver up to double the price/performance of the previous generation of ...
HGST unveils 'fastest ever' SSDTechRadar UK
HGST FlashMAX III, ServerCache 4.0 AnnouncedStorageReview.com
HGST Research Demonstrates World's Fastest SSD At Flash Memory SummitWall Street Journal
Broadway World
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Thailand's Censors Ban 'Tropico 5' Computer Game - NDTV

August 4, 2014 - 6:41am

NDTV

Thailand's Censors Ban 'Tropico 5' Computer Game
NDTV
Censors under Thailand's military junta have banned a city-building simulation computer game, saying it could hurt the country's security, a video game distributor said Monday. The film and video censorship office blocked sales of "Tropico 5" because they ...

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Why your USB device is a security risk - CBS News

August 4, 2014 - 6:40am

CNNMoney

Why your USB device is a security risk
CBS News
Researchers have uncovered a fundamental flaw in the design of the USB specification that could have a significant impact on day-to-day computing. At the very least, it should call into question the trustworthiness of many mundane devices we insert into our ...
USB drives could lead to identity theftWXIA-TV
BadUSB exploit: Is your USB device spying on you or stealing your data?Tech Times
Researchers discover security vulnerability in firmware that controls USB functionsNews Tonight Africa
Boston Herald -Times of Malta -CIO Today
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CMGE Obtained Rights to Develop Mobile Games on Shaolin Theme - GlobeNewswire (press release)

August 4, 2014 - 6:27am

CMGE Obtained Rights to Develop Mobile Games on Shaolin Theme
GlobeNewswire (press release)
HONG KONG, Aug. 4, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- China Mobile Games and Entertainment Group Limited ("CMGE" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:CMGE), the largest publisher and a leading developer of mobile games in China, today announced that it has ...

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Microsoft sues Samsung over late royalty payment - Inquirer

August 4, 2014 - 6:09am

Microsoft sues Samsung over late royalty payment
Inquirer
MICROSOFT IS SUING SAMSUNG for "breach of contract", claiming the Korean firm refused to pay interest after making a late royalty payment on patent licences. Microsoft's complaint filed in US federal court in New York alleges that Samsung made a late ...

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LG G Watch corrosion issue fixed with a software update - TrustedReviews

August 4, 2014 - 5:33am

TrustedReviews

LG G Watch corrosion issue fixed with a software update
TrustedReviews
LG has issued a fix that apparently fixes a corrosion issue with the rear power connectors on the LG G Watch. Google has used the LG G Watch as its flagship smartwatch, serving as the primary vehicle for its new Android Wear OS. So it probably wasn't too ...

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China Warns Microsoft Against Obstructing Probe - Wall Street Journal

August 4, 2014 - 5:24am

Wall Street Journal

China Warns Microsoft Against Obstructing Probe
Wall Street Journal
A visitor walks past a Microsoft booth at a computer software expo in Beijing. Reuters. Chinese regulators on Monday publicly warned Microsoft Corp. MSFT -0.70% Microsoft Corp. U.S.: Nasdaq $42.86 -0.30 -0.70% Aug. 1, 2014 4:00 pm Volume (Delayed ...
China regulator says Microsoft should not obstruct anti-trust probeReuters
Microsoft should not obstruct anti-trust probe, says China regulatorThe Malay Mail Online
China warns Microsoft not to interfere with probeHong Kong Standard
Wall St. Cheat Sheet
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