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US Closes Ford Steering Probe Without Recall - CBS Local

November 25, 2014 - 12:32pm

CBS Local

US Closes Ford Steering Probe Without Recall
CBS Local
DETROIT (AP) – U.S. safety regulators have closed an investigation into steering problems in more than 500,000 Ford full-size cars without seeking a recall. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration began investigating problems in the 2004 through ...
US regulators close probes into about 600000 Ford, GM vehiclesReuters
Regulators Close Investigations Into 600000 Ford, GM Vehicles Without Initiating ...The Consumerist

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Lyft will offer more cash to drivers if they carpool - Mashable

November 25, 2014 - 12:02pm

Mashable

Lyft will offer more cash to drivers if they carpool
Mashable
Want to earn some extra money during your drive to work? Here's one way to do it. Noting that nearly 80% of commuters drive to work solo, Lyft launched Driver Destination, which promises to earn commuters cash — possibly more than $1,000 a month — for ...
Lyft Appeals To More Casual Drivers By Matching Them With Passengers Along ...TechCrunch
New Lyft service lets drivers pick up passengers along a specific routeFortune
Lyft aims to convert regular folks into casual carpoolers with Driver DestinationMacworld
VentureBeat -Engadget -Los Angeles Times
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Pew poll: Limited knowledge on privacy policies, more on net neutrality - Network World

November 25, 2014 - 11:11am

USA TODAY

Pew poll: Limited knowledge on privacy policies, more on net neutrality
Network World
U.S. Internet users have a limited understanding of what net neutrality means and what protections are contained in company privacy policies, according to the results of a national survey by the Pew Research Center. Featured Resource. Presented by Scribe ...
Three-quarters of Americans don't know this basic fact about the InternetWashington Post (blog)
What's America's Web IQ?KING5.com
Majority In US Don't Know What "Privacy Policy" Really MeansMarketing Land
Phys.Org
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Yoga Tablet 2 and Tablet 2 Pro review: Innovative but imperfect - Computerworld

November 25, 2014 - 10:25am

Computerworld

Yoga Tablet 2 and Tablet 2 Pro review: Innovative but imperfect
Computerworld
Lenovo's new Android-based tablets have clever designs and unusual features, but there are some troubling flaws. JR Raphael By JR Raphael. Follow. twitter · googleplus. Computerworld | Nov 25, 2014 3:30 AM PT. Lenovo. You have to hand it to Lenovo: ...
Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro review: slim and sexy comes with some trade-offsEngadget
Lenovo Brings Black Friday Deals On Line EarlyTwice

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Dark Souls 2: Scholar Of The First Sin Revealed; Coming To America Next April ... - iDigitalTimes.com

November 25, 2014 - 10:02am

iDigitalTimes.com

Dark Souls 2: Scholar Of The First Sin Revealed; Coming To America Next April ...
iDigitalTimes.com
Dark Souls 2 still seems poised to take home more than a few Game of the Year awards, especially now that all three of the game's downloadable expansions are available on PSN and Xbox Live, but it seems Bandai Namco is looking to ensure Dark Souls 2 ...

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Sony's new plan means fewer TVs and smartphones, more PlayStations - Engadget

November 25, 2014 - 9:05am

IBNLive

Sony's new plan means fewer TVs and smartphones, more PlayStations
Engadget
Sony may know how to build great gadgets, but convincing people to part with money in exchange for them has turned out to be nearly impossible. In the outfit's most recent financial results, its faltering mobile division was single-handedly responsible for ...
Sony reassures on turnround strategyFinancial Times
Sony to 'do a Samsung' with plans to slash Xperia smartphone portfolioInquirer
Sony joins Emirates in ending its World Cup sponsorshipFortune
Reuters -Fox Business -Wall Street Journal
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New Foxconn plant reported to make sapphire displays for iPhones - Focus Taiwan News Channel

November 25, 2014 - 8:59am

Focus Taiwan News Channel

New Foxconn plant reported to make sapphire displays for iPhones
Focus Taiwan News Channel
Taipei, Nov. 25 (CNA) Taiwan's Foxconn Technology Group, a major supplier of Apple Inc.'s iPhones and iPads, has decided to build a new factory in China to produce sapphire displays for next-generation iPhones, according to a Chinese media report.

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Malware as Extreme as Stuxnet Has Been Spying for Nearly Six Years - Popular Mechanics

November 25, 2014 - 8:15am

Science 2.0

Malware as Extreme as Stuxnet Has Been Spying for Nearly Six Years
Popular Mechanics
Security firm Symantec believes Regin is one of the most sophisticated examples of malicious software it has ever found and is likely to be the work of a government. RELATED: Symantec: 'Antivirus software only catches 45% of attacks' Experts claim that the ...
Regin spyware found to target GSM networksTelecomTV
Regin Cyberespionage Platform Also Spies on GSM NetworksThreatpost
Symantec Uncovers 'Regin,' Advanced Hacking SpywareCIO Today
Science 2.0 -Alaska Dispatch -IT-Online
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Blackberry Offering Up $550 For Trade-in iPhone - Mobile Burn

November 25, 2014 - 7:27am

Mobile Burn

Blackberry Offering Up $550 For Trade-in iPhone
Mobile Burn
Blackberry really wants you to have its new Passport smartphone instead of an iPhone, so if you have been wanting to trade to BB's latest now is the time to do it, especially if you are the owner of Apple's flagship. The Canadian company has a new trade in ...
BlackBerry offers up to $550 trade-in value for iPhone to Passport switchersZDNet
BlackBerry will pay iPhone users up to $600 to switch phonesCBC.ca
BlackBerry offers iPhone users up to $600 for trade-insCTV News
Maine News Online -The Independent -bnn.ca
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Dark Souls 2 set to hit PS4 and Xbox One next year - Game Guru

November 25, 2014 - 5:05am

Game Guru

Dark Souls 2 set to hit PS4 and Xbox One next year
Game Guru
Dark Souls 2, the epic role-playing extravaganza which was released by Bandai Namco Games earlier this year, is all set to make its way onto the PS4 and the Xbox One on April 7 next year. This version of the title will be subtitled Scholar of the First Sin, and ...

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Samsung Galaxy S5 said not selling as well as S4 - CNET

November 25, 2014 - 5:03am

CNET

Samsung Galaxy S5 said not selling as well as S4
CNET
Samsung reportedly sells 40 percent fewer Galaxy S5 phones than expected during its first three months on sale, prompting a change in mobile strategy and possible management shake-up. by Don Reisinger · @donreisinger; November 24, 2014 11:37 AM ...

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Google predicts Ouija boards could sell out on Black Friday - Telegraph.co.uk

November 25, 2014 - 3:40am

Telegraph.co.uk

Google predicts Ouija boards could sell out on Black Friday
Telegraph.co.uk
Google has revealed that Ouija boards could be one of the popular gifts on Black Friday after the number of people searching for the item online soared. The search giant used its Trends program to find the top trending toys devices and clothing on Google ...
This year's Black Friday buying frenzy? Google says Ouija boards are so popular ...Irish Independent
Google discloses top 10 trending toy kids for the festive seasonEmpire State Tribune
Google gives mobile shoppers some help ahead of Black FridayCNET
androidandme.com
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Former Tinder Execs Create Bumble, A More "Respectful" - Chinatopix

November 25, 2014 - 3:32am

Mashable

Former Tinder Execs Create Bumble, A More "Respectful"
Chinatopix
(Photo : Apps Store) Former Tinder executives, including Whitney Wolfe, who sued Tinder's CMO Justin Mateen for sexual harassment, have returned with a more "respectful" dating app, called Bumble.
Tinder co-founder has new dating appiAfrica.com
Ex-Tinder Executives Launch Dating App 'Bumble,' Where Women Make the ...Franchise Herald
Report: Former Tinder execs launch Bumble, a dating app that looks like TinderMashable
Register -TechCrunch
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FCC orders T-Mobile to stop misleading throttled customers about speeds - Engadget

November 25, 2014 - 3:29am

CNET

FCC orders T-Mobile to stop misleading throttled customers about speeds
Engadget
Up to now, T-Mobile has been generously unblocking Ookla and other mobile test sites so you could see exactly how much speed you weren't getting when it throttled you. But the FCC has called a halt to that piece of duplicity, forcing the carrier to show true ...
FCC to T-Mobile: Stop Lying About Throttled SpeedsGizmodo
T-Mobile US to end confusion over throttled data speedsTotal Telecom
No more lies, T-Mobile US: Download speed caps magically vanished on speed ...Register
Telecompaper (subscription) -Franchise Herald -CNET
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'Dark Souls II' Is Coming To PS4, Xbox One In 'Scholar Of The First Sin' - Forbes

November 25, 2014 - 2:14am

Forbes

'Dark Souls II' Is Coming To PS4, Xbox One In 'Scholar Of The First Sin'
Forbes
Dark Souls II is coming to new-gen next April, publisher Bandai Namco has announced. The game will feature a number of changes and improvements, and will include all the previously released DLC as well as new story content and characters. The game is ...
GS News Update: Dark Souls 2 Coming to PS4 and Xbox One This AprilGameSpot
Dark Souls II Seeks The PS4, Xbox One Kings Next YearGameSided
Dark Souls 2 to hit X1, PS4iAfrica.com
Gamer Headlines -Game Informer (blog)
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Gift Guide: Lots of tablet choices, oh my! - MiamiHerald.com

November 25, 2014 - 2:12am

Gift Guide: Lots of tablet choices, oh my!
MiamiHerald.com
Time for a tablet? People tend to hold onto tablets longer than smartphones, so take time to weigh your options. A major consideration is what phone you or your gift recipient already has. Although it's possible for Android owners to have Apple's iPads, ...

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Kim Kardashian's app to aid AIDS research - India Today

November 25, 2014 - 1:43am

India Today

Kim Kardashian's app to aid AIDS research
India Today
Reality TV star Kim Kardashian is "thrilled" to help in the fight against AIDS by raising money through exclusive content on her "Kim Kardashian: Hollywood" application. The 34-year-old is working with multinational corporations Apple and (RED) in honour of ...

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BlackBerry offering up to $550 for your iPhone through limited-time 'Trade Up ... - 9 to 5 Mac (blog)

November 25, 2014 - 1:31am

BlackBerry offering up to $550 for your iPhone through limited-time 'Trade Up ...
9 to 5 Mac (blog)
Itching to “trade up” from your iPhone to a shiny new BlackBerry Passport? Thanks to BlackBerry's latest promotion, you'll be able to do just that. The program will let Passport buyers get up to $550 in credit towards the new device when they trade in an iPhone ...

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Apple Store Black Friday 2014 Preview - Dubai Chronicle

November 25, 2014 - 12:01am

Businessinsider India

Apple Store Black Friday 2014 Preview
Dubai Chronicle
Regardless of whether it is an iPhone 6, an iPad or a Mac, Apple devices are among the top most wished for Christmas gifts every year. That is why everyone is interested in Apple Store's Black Friday deals. As a result, the web is buzzing with predictions and ...
Apple Store Offers Product RED Gift CardUbergizmo (blog)
Five Black Friday Traps To AvoidInvestCorrectly
Is Black Friday the right time to buy an iPhone 6 or 6 Plus?The Hoops News
The Mac Observer -Tapscape -Apple Insider
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[The Stark Contrast] Nexus 6 On Sprint And T-Mobile Vs. AT&T - Android Police

November 24, 2014 - 11:41pm

TabTec

[The Stark Contrast] Nexus 6 On Sprint And T-Mobile Vs. AT&T
Android Police
Now that the Nexus 6 has launched on three of the five announced carriers, it's time to do a little comparison. Nexus hardcores like their device pure, unlocked, and free of all carrier intervention and bloatware. The problem is, Google Play and Motorola both ...
Nexus 6 tear down: As easy to repair as the iPhone 6Firstpost
Nexus 6 earns favorable repairability score in teardown analysisTechSpot
Nexus 6 Teardown: A Big Beast Full Of Beautiful GutsGizmodo Australia
PC Magazine -IGN -CNET
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