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Cause-Based Crowdfunding War Heats Up As Indiegogo Rebrands With 'Generosity' - Forbes

October 21, 2015 - 9:47am

Forbes

Cause-Based Crowdfunding War Heats Up As Indiegogo Rebrands With 'Generosity'
Forbes
Indiegogo cofounder and CEO Slava Rubin (Photo: Neilson Barnard/Getty Images for The New York Times). When Indiegogo launched in 2008 at the Sundance Film Festival, the world's first crowdfunding platform focused originally on just backing movies.
Indiegogo's New Platform Lets Charity Campaigns Keep Every Cent CollectedHuffington Post
Indiegogo Rebrands "Indiegogo Life" to Fee-Free Community "Generosity" For ...Crowdfund Insider
Indiegogo Rebrands Charity Division As Generosity.comFast Company
Digital Trends -New York Times (blog) -Tech Times
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Apple to US court: We can't unlock new iPhones, even if we try - Mashable

October 21, 2015 - 9:33am

Mashable

Apple to US court: We can't unlock new iPhones, even if we try
Mashable
A user setting up TouchID, an iPhone security feature that allows users to unlock their device using their fingerprint. Image: Mashable. Stan-schroeder. By Stan Schroeder 1 hour ago · Apple can't unlock a user's iPhone running recent software even if ...
Faced with an iPhone they can't unlock, cops again turn to Apple for helpArs Technica
Apple tells judge 200-year-old law can't unlock iPhonesZDNet
Apple tells US judge 'impossible' to unlock new iPhonesReuters
TheBlaze.com -Yahoo Tech -BGR
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Samsung Pay Is Now Available For Verizon Customers - TechCrunch

October 21, 2015 - 8:13am

TechCrunch

Samsung Pay Is Now Available For Verizon Customers
TechCrunch
The app is compatible with Samsung's Galaxy S6, Galaxy S6 edge, Galaxy S6 edge+ and Galaxy Note5 smartphones. Samsung covered AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, and U.S. Cellular customers on launch, those eligible for Samsung Pay got an over-the-air ...
Samsung's 18.4-Inch Tablet Surfaces, Galaxy View Images LeakAndroid Headlines - Android News
Samsung Pay lands in Google Play Store for select Verizon phonesZDNet
Samsung Pay officially arrives for Verizon customers in the USVentureBeat
Latinos Post -Phone Arena -Ubergizmo
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Cue the hand-wringing, Docker acquires Tutum. More ecosystem angst on its way? - Computerworld

October 21, 2015 - 8:05am

Computerworld

Cue the hand-wringing, Docker acquires Tutum. More ecosystem angst on its way?
Computerworld
First the news, then a look at what it means. Docker, the commercial entity behind the eponymously named open-source initiative, is today announcing that it is acquiring Docker ecosystem startup Tutum. For its part, Tutum is a cloud service to deploy ...
​Docker snaps up Tutum to expand its cloud offering into DevOpsZDNet
Docker acquires container deployment startup TutumVentureBeat
Docker Fills Big Hole With Tutum AcquisitionTechCrunch
InformationWeek -CRN -Business Insider
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Microsoft Surface Pro 4 review: It's faster, it's better, and it has more ... - PCWorld

October 21, 2015 - 8:00am

CNET

Microsoft Surface Pro 4 review: It's faster, it's better, and it has more ...
PCWorld
The Microsoft Surface Pro 4 has satisfied one expectation: It's taken the proven success of the Surface Pro 3 and gone even further, offering a substantial performance boost and other improvements. Now comes the harder part. The tablet ecosystem has ...
Microsoft Surface Book reviewThe Verge
Microsoft's Surface Book: A nice laptop, but still not my 'ultimate' PCZDNet
Microsoft's Surface Pro 4 Builds On The Pro 3, Bolstered By Windows 10TechCrunch
Engadget -Ars Technica -PC Magazine
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Toyota Recalls 6.5 Million Vehicles for Window Switch Defect - ABC News

October 21, 2015 - 7:44am

The Globe and Mail

Toyota Recalls 6.5 Million Vehicles for Window Switch Defect
ABC News
Toyota Motor Corp. is recalling 6.5 million vehicles worldwide for a defective power window switch that can overheat, melt and lead to fires. One injury in the U.S., a person who suffered a burn on the hand, has been reported related to the defect ...
Toyota orders worldwide recall of 6.5 million vehiclesUSA TODAY
Toyota to Recall 6.5 Million Vehicles to Fix Window SwitchesNew York Times
Toyota recalls 6.5 million cars over window defectRapid News Network
gulfnews.com
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Facebook Launches TechPrep To Grow The Pipeline By Empowering Black And Latino ... - TechCrunch

October 20, 2015 - 11:01pm

TechCrunch

Facebook Launches TechPrep To Grow The Pipeline By Empowering Black And Latino ...
TechCrunch
Facebook is launching TechPrep, a new initiative in partnership with McKinsey & Company, to offer resources like tutorials, videos and games for parents to help their kids pursue careers in computer programming. Although TechPrep is generally a ...
Facebook's TechPrep to expose more blacks, Hispanics to computer scienceUSA TODAY
Facebook Plans Coding SiteWall Street Journal
Facebook's Effort to Diversify Tech: Educate the ParentsRe/code
Chicago Tribune
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Misfit Debuts The Shine 2, A Bigger, More Powerful Version Of Its Flagship ... - TechCrunch

October 20, 2015 - 9:31pm

TechCrunch

Misfit Debuts The Shine 2, A Bigger, More Powerful Version Of Its Flagship ...
TechCrunch
Over two years ago, Misfit launched an activity monitor called “Shine,” which was among the first breakout successes in the wearable space, offering an attractive alternative to competitors' then more plastic-looking fitness trackers. In the years ...
Misfit's new $100 Shine 2 fitness tracker buzzes and glows, and is a smart ...CNET
Misfit's Shine 2 Combines Fitness, Fashion and Smart Home ControlWall Street Journal (blog)
Misfit's New Shine 2 Fitness Tracker Is Much More Helpful Than the OriginalGizmodo
VentureBeat -Engadget -Android Police
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Magic Leap Aims to Build Operating System for Augmented Reality - Wall Street Journal

October 20, 2015 - 9:05pm

Wall Street Journal

Magic Leap Aims to Build Operating System for Augmented Reality
Wall Street Journal
LAGUNA BEACH, Calif.—Augmented-reality startup Magic Leap Inc. doesn't want to immerse you into a new world. Instead, it wants to build on top of the world you have. As Chief Executive Rony Abovitz put it Tuesday, the startup is trying to build “an ...
Stunning Magic Leap demo is as real as augmented reality getsCNET
Magic Leap is a computing platform where the real world is your screenEngadget
Magic Leap delivers another peek at its augmented reality systemMashable
The Verge -Re/code -SlashGear
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PS4 Gets Price Drop In Australia - GameSpot

October 20, 2015 - 7:44pm

GameSpot

PS4 Gets Price Drop In Australia
GameSpot
Sony Computer Entertainment Europe has announced a price for the PlayStation 4 in Australia. Going forward, a PS4 with a 500GB hard disk drive will now have a recommended retail price of A$479.95 (including GST), down from its previous price of ...
September 2015 NPD Sales Analysis: NBA2K16 has the best launch for a sports ...GearNuke
Twitch finally gets a proper PS4 streaming appEngadget
PlayStation 4 Adds Dedicated Twitch App For Viewing StreamsGame Rant
WorthPlaying.com -IGN -Gazette Review
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Giphy introduces dead simple GIF creation tools - Mashable

October 20, 2015 - 6:56pm

Mashable

Giphy introduces dead simple GIF creation tools
Mashable
GIF lovers rejoice — the GIF masters at Giphy just made it a lot easier to make animated GIFs. The company unveiled a set of really simple GIF creation tools Tuesday, including ones to turn video clips into GIFS, a new uploader and a slideshow tool to ...
Giphy Launches Its Amazing New GIF MakerCapitalberg
Giphy Finally Launches Its Own GIF-MakerWIRED
Giphy releases a killer GIF makerThe Daily Dot
The Verge -TechCrunch -Daily News & Analysis
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Yahoo signs ad pact with Google; earnings and revenue miss - Reuters

October 20, 2015 - 5:51pm

Reuters

Yahoo signs ad pact with Google; earnings and revenue miss
Reuters
Yahoo Inc (YHOO.O) said on Tuesday it had signed a search advertising deal with Google Inc, providing a potential boost to Marissa Mayer's efforts to turn around the company, which also reported revenue and profit that fell short of market estimates.
After Disappointing Results, Yahoo Promises More Focused StrategyNew York Times
When all else fails, Yahoo decides to 'focus'Fortune
Yahoo, Google Strike Deal For Use Of Search Ads, ResultsMediaPost Communications
Los Angeles Times -MarketWatch -Variety
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