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Cadillac, American Airlines Partner To Bring Exclusive Travel Benefits - Forbes

October 7, 2014 - 12:16pm

Forbes

Cadillac, American Airlines Partner To Bring Exclusive Travel Benefits
Forbes
I have broad interests and experience as a journalist, covering the auto business, the consumer-packaged goods industry, entrepreneurship, and others, as well as politics, culture, media and religion. I used to cover the car business for The Wall Street ...
Cadillac and American Airlines are friends with benefitsFortune
AA to chauffeur top fliers to gates in luxury CadillacsUSA TODAY
American Airlines and Cadillac Partner For Luxury MarketTravel Agent

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Fear in unpredictability: Alien: Isolation's brand of survival horror - Gamasutra

October 7, 2014 - 12:05pm

Fear in unpredictability: Alien: Isolation's brand of survival horror
Gamasutra
For Al Hope, creative lead on Creative Assembly and Sega's Alien: Isolation designing a game that is truly about “survival horror” meant focusing on what made the game's 1979 movie source material so horrifying: unpredictability with a dash of impending ...

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A History of Innovation, With a Few Blind Spots - New York Times

October 7, 2014 - 12:00pm

New York Times

A History of Innovation, With a Few Blind Spots
New York Times
Photo. Walter Isaacson, at his home in Washington, has written a book on how collaboration brought about advances in technology.Credit Vanessa Vick for The New York Times. Book Entry · View all posts. Walter Isaacson has written a highly engaging and ...
Here's Why Office Layout Was So Important To Steve JobsBusiness Insider
10 best books of October: the Monitor's picksChristian Science Monitor
These Geeks Invented the FutureDaily Beast
Aspen Times
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Micron provides a software view into new co-processor - PCWorld

October 7, 2014 - 11:55am

Free Malaysia Today

Micron provides a software view into new co-processor
PCWorld
Just as graphics card makers like Nvidia found a secondary market for their wares as system-fortifying co-processors, Micron is plotting to sell booster computational elements based on its memory technologies. Called Automata Processor (AP), the technology ...
Insider Selling: Micron Technology Director Sells 2000 Shares of Stock (MU)WKRB News
Micron: Needham, Drexel Defend Against Samsung Fab WorriesBarron's (blog)
Micron's Automata Processor Continues to Drive Industry Adoption With Launch ...CNNMoney
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Hands-free car systems not that safe - USA TODAY

October 7, 2014 - 11:16am

USA TODAY

Hands-free car systems not that safe
USA TODAY
Using hands-free technology in the car isn't actually making you safer, according to new research out Tuesday from AAA and the University of Utah. The studies find that voice-activated car systems can be just as distracting and dangerous as using your ...
AAA Study: 'Public Safety Crisis' Ahead Due To Distracted DrivingCBS Local
Voice-activated Driver Applications Just as Bad as TextingPFhub
Hands-free driving still dangerous, says AAAkwwl.com
PropertyCasualty360 -Wicked Local Stoughton
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GM Recalls Cadillac SRX, Chevrolet Spark, Saab 9-4X, Stops Sales Of ... - Washington Post

October 7, 2014 - 11:06am

USA TODAY

GM Recalls Cadillac SRX, Chevrolet Spark, Saab 9-4X, Stops Sales Of ...
Washington Post
Over the past few days, General Motors has issued new recalls and clarified details about existing recalls that affect more than 500,000 vehicles around the globe. The company also issued a stop-sale for two pickups due to airbag flaws. Including the latter ...
GM recalls police cars for shifter glitchUSA TODAY
GM issues 76th recall of 2014The Detroit News
GM recalling Chevrolet Caprice police patrol vehiclesDetroit Free Press
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AT&T Employee May Have Stolen Customers' Personal Data - Tom's Guide

October 7, 2014 - 10:53am

AT&T Employee May Have Stolen Customers' Personal Data
Tom's Guide
An employee at telecommunications giant AT&T may have stolen customers' personal information, including Social Security numbers and drivers' license numbers, the company disclosed in a letter to affected customers. The theft occurred this August, and the ...

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Facebook Extends Ad Targeting Talents (Yet Again) - Wired

October 7, 2014 - 10:43am

Wired

Facebook Extends Ad Targeting Talents (Yet Again)
Wired
On Tuesday, the social networking giant invited all mobile app developers and publishers onto the Facebook Audience Network, a mobile advertising network that extends beyond Facebook itself and onto third-party mobile apps. Facebook began testing the ...
Facebook's ad service for mobile apps opens to developersCNET
Facebook, armed with data, helps others show mobile adsPCWorld
Facebook Ads Are About To Start Following You EverwhereReadWrite
VentureBeat -AdAge.com -Wall Street Journal (blog)
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Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo Wii U Arrives Nov. 21 - PC Magazine

October 7, 2014 - 10:09am

Entertainment Weekly

Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo Wii U Arrives Nov. 21
PC Magazine
Nintendo also announced that Super Smash Bros. for the 3DS has sold 2.8 million copies worldwide. 0shares. Super Smash Bros. for Wii U · VIEW ALL PHOTOS IN GALLERY. Nintendo is plotting its comeback, and Super Smash Bros. might be a key part of ...
Nintendo announces 'Super Smash Bros. for Wii U' release dateEntertainment Weekly
Super Smash Bros. Wii U and Amiibo Are Going to Make 2014 After AllTIME
Nintendo Finally Reveals 'Super Smash Bros. for Wii U' Release DateForbes
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Highfive? Videoconferencing may have just become affordable - Los Angeles Times

October 7, 2014 - 9:46am

Business Insider

Highfive? Videoconferencing may have just become affordable
Los Angeles Times
For about the cost of an iPad Air, a new start-up says it can make teleconferencing much less painful. The $799 device unveiled on Tuesday by Highfive, a San Francisco start-up, eliminates annoying PIN codes and confusion over how to get phones and ...
With Its New Gizmo, Highfive Wants To Democratize Business VideoconferencingFast Company
The Next Big Thing You Missed: Supercharging Video Conferences for the ...Wired
This startup hopes to make conference calls feel less like the ninth circle of hellThe Verge
Network World -Business Insider -TechCrunch (blog)
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Microsoft's RoomAlive turns your home into an augmented reality video game - ITProPortal

October 7, 2014 - 9:01am

Hallels

Microsoft's RoomAlive turns your home into an augmented reality video game
ITProPortal
Microsoft Research has demonstrated a prototype gaming system that turns any room into an immersive, augmented reality entertainment experience. RoomAlive utilises a number of projectors and depth cameras to map the dimensions of a room, so that any ...
Microsoft's RoomAlive XBox tech : "RoomAlive" projects the video game's ...Hallels
From Microsoft, a Rig That Turns Your Whole Living Room Into a VideogameWired
Microsoft creates room-based gaming technologyBBC News

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Nintendo Finally Reveals 'Super Smash Bros. for Wii U' Release Date - Forbes

October 7, 2014 - 8:07am

Forbes

Nintendo Finally Reveals 'Super Smash Bros. for Wii U' Release Date
Forbes
Given the late hour, many assumed that when all was said and done, Nintendo's Nintendo's Super Smash Bros. for Wii U wouldn't be able to squeeze into its long-promised 2014 release window. The lack of a release date for the Wii U's Super Smash Bros.

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NVIDIA's Maxwell architecture brings desktop-class performance and improved ... - Engadget

October 7, 2014 - 8:05am

Engadget

NVIDIA's Maxwell architecture brings desktop-class performance and improved ...
Engadget
Read through NVIDIA's Maxwell desktop GPU announcement, and you might think you were looking at a feature set designed for laptops: lower power consumption, new anti-aliasing technology and a downsampling feature that can force any monitor to ...

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Flash-storage player SolidFire raises $82 million - Reuters

October 7, 2014 - 8:01am

VentureBeat

Flash-storage player SolidFire raises $82 million
Reuters
SAN FRANCISCO Oct 7 (Reuters) - SolidFire, a flash-storage company, said it has raised $82 million in new funding, a sign of the increasing appeal of technology that helps companies store data in new ways. The cash will help the Boulder, Colorado-based ...
SolidFire Launches New Budget Storage Product, Raises $82M In Series DForbes
SolidFire pulls out $82M for the flash-storage showdownVentureBeat
SolidFire Lands $82 Million to Expand Flash Memory in Data CentersXconomy
Wall Street Journal (blog) -The Denver Post -Yahoo Finance UK
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iOS 8 usage figures showing signs of stress, fragmentation after initial uptick - ZDNet

October 7, 2014 - 7:14am

iOS 8 usage figures showing signs of stress, fragmentation after initial uptick
ZDNet
The latest figures from Apple show iOS 8 usage has grown just 1 percentage point in three weeks. Less than half of all compatible iPhones and iPads are now running Apple's latest mobile operating system released in mid-September, the company's ...

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Nvidia announces new GeForce 980M and 970M mobile GPUs - TechRadar UK

October 7, 2014 - 7:07am

TechRadar UK

Nvidia announces new GeForce 980M and 970M mobile GPUs
TechRadar UK
Following suit with last month's unveiling of the GTX 980 and 970 desktop GPUs at Game24, Nvidia has today unveiled the mobile component of its Maxwell architecture with the GeForce 980M and 970M gaming on-the-go GPUs. Similar to its desktop-bound ...
Palit GeForce GTX 970 JetstreamHEXUS

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Auto phone systems, Apple Siri distract drivers, studies say - Los Angeles Times

October 7, 2014 - 7:01am

CBS News

Auto phone systems, Apple Siri distract drivers, studies say
Los Angeles Times
In many cars, making a hands-free phone call can be more distracting than picking up your phone, according to a new study from AAA and the University of Utah. In-dash phone systems are overly complicated and prone to errors, the study found, and the ...
New studies point out dangers of 'talking' to carFox News
'Hands-Free Is Not Risk-Free,' AAA Warns DriversNBCNews.com
Study tags Apple Siri as among the most distracting companion while drivingTech Times
Daily Mail -CBS News -NBC Connecticut
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Eiffel Tower unveils new glass floor in $38M facelift - CTV News

October 7, 2014 - 5:53am

CTV News

Eiffel Tower unveils new glass floor in $38M facelift
CTV News
PARIS — The Eiffel Tower has been given a vertigo-inducing face lift as organizers celebrate the Paris monument's 125th anniversary. The 324-metre tower now has see-through glass floor panels on its first level. The four small viewing sections, which cost ...

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Eiffel Tower unveils new glass floor, 200 ft above Paris - Fox News

October 7, 2014 - 5:13am

Fox News

Eiffel Tower unveils new glass floor, 200 ft above Paris
Fox News
The Eiffel Tower, originally built in 1889 for the World's Fair, recently underwent a $38.4 million renovation which included the addition of a glass floor on the first floor, 200 feet above ground. ADVERTISEMENT. ADVERTISEMENT. The mayor of Paris, Mayor ...

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Funky Robots Display Japan's Latest Technologies - ABC News

October 7, 2014 - 5:13am

ABC News

Funky Robots Display Japan's Latest Technologies
ABC News
A smartphone-controlled dinosaur, synchronized cheerleaders and a ping pong-playing spider are some of the robot technology showcased at the CEATEC Japan electronics exhibition. Exhibitors used such attention-grabbing gadgets to showcase their ...

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