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China waives purchase tax on electric cars. Will it boost electric car sales? - Christian Science Monitor

July 13, 2014 - 9:10am

Christian Science Monitor

China waives purchase tax on electric cars. Will it boost electric car sales?
Christian Science Monitor
China has decided to wait its 10 percent purchase tax on electric cars. Electric car sales haven't been stellar recently, but this waiver is the country's policymakers' latest effort to address China's energy independence issues.
Chinese officials will buy more electric carsLincoln Journal Star

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Lucy Bruce: Don't slow Internet with red tape - Madison.com

July 13, 2014 - 7:41am

Lucy Bruce: Don't slow Internet with red tape
Madison.com
How often do you check your email? Use Google to settle an argument? Watch “House of Cards” on Netflix? We use the Internet in almost every aspect of our lives. Our nation is dependent on the Internet for work, entertainment and everything in between.

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Chinese officials will buy more electric cars - Montana Standard

July 13, 2014 - 6:09am

Chinese officials will buy more electric cars
Montana Standard
BEIJING (AP) — At least 30 percent of newly purchased government cars will be electric and other types of "new energy vehicles," China's official news agency reported Sunday, as the country attempts to tackle air pollution and encourage the electric car ...

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Chinese officials will buy more electric cars - MiamiHerald.com

July 13, 2014 - 4:55am

Chinese officials will buy more electric cars
MiamiHerald.com
BEIJING -- At least 30 percent of newly purchased government cars will be electric and other types of "new energy vehicles," China's official news agency reported Sunday, as the country attempts to tackle air pollution and encourage the electric car market.

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Google silent as net neutrality hangs in balance - Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

July 13, 2014 - 2:04am

Google silent as net neutrality hangs in balance
Fort Wayne Journal Gazette
WASHINGTON – Google, once boastful that it was the leading defender of a free and open Internet, has gone into the shadows. Since the Federal Communications Commission proposed in May to let cable and telephone companies offer special Internet fast ...
Lucy Bruce: Don't slow Internet with red tapeMadison.com

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A new round of Golfs - Los Angeles Times

July 12, 2014 - 10:46am

Pensacola News Journal

A new round of Golfs
Los Angeles Times
For four decades, Volkswagen's Golf, born as the Rabbit in the U.S., has offered European style and utility on the cheap. A gateway drug to German engineering, the car has sold more than 30 million units worldwide since its 1974 debut. Now the ...
Test Drive: Long-delayed VW GTI mostly sweetPensacola News Journal

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LG G Watch review: Android Wear finally gets wearables right - Digital Spy

July 12, 2014 - 4:14am

LG G Watch review: Android Wear finally gets wearables right
Digital Spy
Smartwatches, just like 3D TVs, have very much been a take it or leave it gadget. They never really did anything compelling enough to make us want to invest. This all changes with Android Wear, Google's own smart watch OS. Finally, we now have something ...

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Cutting the Cord: Apple TV lands 'Snowpiercer' extras - USA TODAY

July 12, 2014 - 3:37am

USA TODAY

Cutting the Cord: Apple TV lands 'Snowpiercer' extras
USA TODAY
Now there's a new reason to love — or gravitate to — Apple TV. Apple has updated its iTunes movie service with cloud-delivered extras that make it easier to watch bonus features such as behind-the-scenes videos and cast interviews on Apple TV. It's more ...
iTunes 11.3 Update for iOS 8 users Out Now with Extras for HD MoviesWallStreet OTC
Apple Inc. Rolls iTunes Extras On Apple TVValueWalk
iTunes 11.3 Brings iTunes Extras to Apple TV, Song Previews Get ShorterMaclife
High-Def Digest -CNET -Sydney Morning Herald
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Yahoo Snaps Video Streaming Startup RayV To Boost Content Distribution ... - Headlines & Global News

July 12, 2014 - 3:34am

Headlines & Global News

Yahoo Snaps Video Streaming Startup RayV To Boost Content Distribution ...
Headlines & Global News
Yahoo continues its shopping spree with the acquisition of Israel-based video streaming startup RayV. Yahoo acquired an Israel-based startup RayV, which provides HD videos to computers, smartphones and mobile devices. The mobile industry is growing ...

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Naked selfies extracted from 'factory reset' phones - Gulf Daily News

July 11, 2014 - 9:32pm

Naked selfies extracted from 'factory reset' phones
Gulf Daily News
PRAGUE: Thousands of pictures including "naked selfies" have been extracted from factory-wiped phones by a Czech Republic-based security firm. The firm, called Avast, used publicly available forensic security tools to extract the images from second-hand ...

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Expert Claims iPhone 6 Sapphire Video Is The Real Deal - Ubergizmo

July 11, 2014 - 7:45pm

Ubergizmo

Expert Claims iPhone 6 Sapphire Video Is The Real Deal
Ubergizmo
iphone 6 front panel 1 480x640 A few days ago we saw a couple of videos which allegedly shows off the iPhone 6's sapphire display. The video also put the display through a battery of tests and showed off the sapphire's durability and resistance to being ...

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How to Change Screen Brightness on Android Wear - Gotta Be Mobile

July 11, 2014 - 5:04pm

Gotta Be Mobile

How to Change Screen Brightness on Android Wear
Gotta Be Mobile
Google's brand new Android-based operating system built for wearable gadgets and technology called Android Wear is officially here. The first two smartwatches running Android Wear were revealed a few weeks ago at Google I/O, and went up for sale in ...

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LG Unveils 18-Inch Rollable TV, 60-Inch Version in 2017 - Upstart Magazine

July 11, 2014 - 4:40pm

ABC News

LG Unveils 18-Inch Rollable TV, 60-Inch Version in 2017
Upstart Magazine
LG Display aims to make television portable in the future as it unveils a paper thin, 18-inch rollable television panel prototype that can be rolled like a newspaper Friday. Advertisements. The transparent OLED panel has almost 1 million megapixels, ...
Future TVs Will Be Paper Thin and Rollable, LG Sayskvor

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iPhone 6 Sapphire Display Confirmed? Expert Who Spoke To Apple Claims ... - Design & Trend

July 11, 2014 - 4:30pm

Design & Trend

iPhone 6 Sapphire Display Confirmed? Expert Who Spoke To Apple Claims ...
Design & Trend
(Photo : Getty Images) A new report claims iPhone 6 sapphire glass display rumors are likely true. An expert who claims he had contact with Apple when they were first researching sapphire glass believes the sixth-generation smartphone shown in recent ...
Someone Broke Apple's Sapphire Glass By Running It Over With A CarBusiness Insider

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Yahoo Buys Video-Streaming Startup RayV - Wall Street Journal

July 11, 2014 - 3:42pm

Re/code

Yahoo Buys Video-Streaming Startup RayV
Wall Street Journal
A Yahoo announcement Friday didn't disclose financial terms. The Wall Street Journal reported in May that the transaction was in the works. Yahoo said "this deal demonstrates our dedication to accelerating our video strategy and boosting our underlying ...
Yahoo buys startup RayV to bolster online video backendCNET
Yahoo Acquires RayV to Improve Online Video TechnologyMashable
Yahoo Acquires Video Streaming Platform RayVTechCrunch
Fox Business -TheStreet.com -Re/code
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Big changes and possible cuts prompt Microsoft to publicly air Nadella memo - Computerworld

July 11, 2014 - 3:00pm

Computerworld

Big changes and possible cuts prompt Microsoft to publicly air Nadella memo
Computerworld
Computerworld - Microsoft's CEO Satya Nadella distributed his Thursday memo beyond the halls of his company to signal to everyone -- employees, investors, customers and the press -- that big changes, likely including staffing cuts, are in the near-future ...
Daily Tech Briefing: July 11, 2014eWeek
Microsoft layoffs coming soon, analyst saysCNET
Microsoft CEO hints at big changes at the tech giantCBC.ca
The Seattle Times (blog) -TODAYonline -Network World
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AH Smartwatch Tips: Changing Your Android Wear Watch Face and Some ... - Android Headlines - Android News

July 11, 2014 - 2:30pm

Android Headlines - Android News

AH Smartwatch Tips: Changing Your Android Wear Watch Face and Some ...
Android Headlines - Android News
Starting today, I'm going to be running a weekly feature where I go over some new Android Wear apps, watch faces, tips and tricks – that sort of thing. We've got a full G Watch review and lots more coverage coming over the next couple of weeks, but today I'm ...

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Amazon's New Mobile Services Underscore Computing Shift - Wall Street Journal (blog)

July 11, 2014 - 2:25pm

Amazon's New Mobile Services Underscore Computing Shift
Wall Street Journal (blog)
NEW YORK CITY — Amazon.com Inc.'s introduction of new software Thursday that helps businesses build applications for mobile devices marks the cloud giant's desire to extend its cloud services beyond the desktop and the latest sign that mobile software ...

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Dutch group challenges users to quit Facebook for 99 days - MarketWatch (blog)

July 11, 2014 - 1:42pm

MarketWatch (blog)

Dutch group challenges users to quit Facebook for 99 days
MarketWatch (blog)
Has your crippling social media habit made your life unmanageable? Do you compulsively check Facebook at work, home, school — even sometimes while driving? Does this irrational compulsion interrupt every facet of your life? Even if you have the ...

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Why Samsung needs to move beyond Android -- and Google - Computerworld Australia

July 11, 2014 - 12:59pm

Firstpost

Why Samsung needs to move beyond Android -- and Google
Computerworld Australia
The two companies continually tussle quietly over Android, with Samsung experimenting with the Tizen OS in its new Gear 2 and Gear 2 Neo smartwatches while using Android as the base OS for its smartphone and tablet portfolio globally. (And it consistently ...
40+ Android Wear Voice Commands [VIDEO]Phandroid.com

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