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Microsoft to extend Windows XP anti-malware updates one year - ZDNet

January 16, 2014 - 7:22am

Microsoft to extend Windows XP anti-malware updates one year
ZDNet
Summary: Security updates for Windows XP will end this April, but updated anti-malware signatures for the operating system will continue for another year. Larry Seltzer. By Larry Seltzer for Zero Day | January 15, 2014 -- 20:26 GMT (12:26 PST). Follow @ ...

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Microsoft to extend Windows XP anti-malware updates one year - ZDNet

January 16, 2014 - 7:22am

BBC News

Microsoft to extend Windows XP anti-malware updates one year
ZDNet
Summary: Security updates for Windows XP will end this April, but updated anti-malware signatures for the operating system will continue for another year. Larry Seltzer. By Larry Seltzer for Zero Day | January 15, 2014 -- 20:26 GMT (12:26 PST). Follow @ ...
Windows XP antimalware updates will continue until April 2015SlashGear
Windows XP will get antivirus updates until July 2015Techworld.com
Microsoft to provide Windows XP anti-malware support until 2015Business Standard
CNET -Expert Reviews
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Xbox Exec Resign, says "Microsoft Moving In New Directions", Will Affect Xbox ... - Gamepur

January 16, 2014 - 6:43am

Xbox Exec Resign, says "Microsoft Moving In New Directions", Will Affect Xbox ...
Gamepur
This might come as a surprise to many Xbox fans, a leading Xbox Executive "Blair Westlake" has resign from his posting citing new direction and policies of Microsoft as the main factor behind it. Announcing his retirement, Blair Westlake said: "It has become ...
A Top Executive Resigns From Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) After ...WallStreetPR
Xbox's New Direction Sees Executive ResignNowGamer
Citing The Re-Org, Xbox Exec Exits Microsoft After Nearly A DecadeTechCrunch
Los Angeles Times -The Seattle Times (blog) -Broadcasting & Cable
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Microsoft backpedals on Security Essentials for Windows XP decision; extends ... - Techie News

January 16, 2014 - 5:43am

Techie News

Microsoft backpedals on Security Essentials for Windows XP decision; extends ...
Techie News
Microsoft has softened its stand on Security Essentials for Windows XP and has extended support for its antimalware software till July 2015. Microsoft has noted that although operating system patches including security updates for Windows XP will end on ...

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Google builds a 'Nest' for future of smart homes - Tulsa World

January 16, 2014 - 4:37am

Google builds a 'Nest' for future of smart homes
Tulsa World
Tony Fadell is founder and CEO of Nest. Google said Monday it will pay $3.2 billion to buy Nest Labs, which develops high-tech thermostats and smoke detectors. MARCIO JOSE SANCHEZ / Associated Press file. Posted: Thursday, January 16, 2014 12:00 ...

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Adobe Photoshop update adds 3D printing - gearburn

January 16, 2014 - 1:57am

gearburn

Adobe Photoshop update adds 3D printing
gearburn
The more commercialised 3D-printing has become over the past few years, the more friendly it's become. Adobe is without a doubt responsible for the most widely used design software available today and has now released an update that gives Adobe ...
You can now 3D print directly from Adobe's PhotoshopGigaOM
Major Update to Adobe Photoshop CC Brings 3D Printing to the Design WorldMarketWatch
Adobe Adds 3D Printing Tools to PhotoshopMashable
CNET Australia -Engadget -CIOL
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Security startup Impermium joining Google - PCWorld

January 16, 2014 - 12:56am

Security startup Impermium joining Google
PCWorld
Security company Impermium has joined Google to help boost the Internet giant's already considerable expertise in countering spam and abuse. Impermium's CEO and cofounder Mark Risher said in a post Wednesday on the startup's website that Impermium ...
Google buys cybersecurity service ImpermiumVatorNews
Google buys security startup ImpermiumZDNet
Google snaps up security firm ImpermiumCNET

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You can now watch Google Play Movies & TV on iOS, just not buy them - TechRadar UK

January 15, 2014 - 9:03pm

You can now watch Google Play Movies & TV on iOS, just not buy them
TechRadar UK
The awkward conundrum you find yourself in when you want to relax with your iPad and a good movie purchased via the Google Play is no more. Google has plopped an iOS version of its Google Play Movies & TV app in the iTunes App Store, meaning ...

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Yahoo's Mayer Said to Have Fired Operating Chief De Castro (3) - Businessweek

January 15, 2014 - 8:57pm

Wall Street Journal

Yahoo's Mayer Said to Have Fired Operating Chief De Castro (3)
Businessweek
Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO:US) Chief Executive Officer Marissa Mayer dismissed Chief Operating Officer Henrique de Castro after 14 months, amid disappointment with his efforts to boost growth, according to people with knowledge of the matter. In a memo to ...
Yahoo COO exit may be bad sign for Q4MarketWatch
Yahoo's chief operating officer in surprise departureBBC News
Yahoo's COO Walks Out With $20 Million Stock Bonus (Plus $40 Million For Just ...San Francisco Chronicle
New York Times -TIME -TVNZ
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Facebook's game-changer takes on Google ads - The Australian Financial Review

January 15, 2014 - 6:52pm

The Australian Financial Review

Facebook's game-changer takes on Google ads
The Australian Financial Review
For any business, of course, the objective is to sell something. Facebook now offers different routes to that objective. Photo: Reuters. Eilene Zimmerman. Last June, Facebook released a tracking pixel, a snippet of code that allows advertisers to track ...
Research: Facebook Drives Users To Consider Auto BrandsMediaPost Communications
Facebook exec says network has untapped potential to influence car shoppersAutomotive News
Facebook Auto Ads Drive More People to Consider the Advertised BrandMarketing Pilgrim
New York Times -Inside Facebook -AllFacebook
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Google launches Google Play Movies & TV for iOS devices - ZDNet

January 15, 2014 - 5:48pm

The Mac Observer

Google launches Google Play Movies & TV for iOS devices
ZDNet
Summary: You could previously stream Google video content via YouTube and this new application simply presents you with a better user interface to access and stream this content. Matthew Miller. By Matthew Miller for Smartphones and Cell Phones ...
Google Play Movies and TV App Now Available on iOS, Includes Chromecast ...PC Magazine
Google Releases iOS App to Stream Google Play Movies and TVThe Mac Observer
Playboy.tv wants to bring porn to Chromecast, but Google may not be gameGigaOM
TechCrunch -TechRadar UK -TechnologyTell
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Google Play Movies & TV for iOS launches in App Store - SlashGear

January 15, 2014 - 4:34pm

Google Play Movies & TV for iOS launches in App Store
SlashGear
Following the launch of the Google Play Music app for iOS in November, the company has expanded that push into Apple's playground, announcing today on Google+ the availability of Google Play Movies & TV for iOS. The app was released today, and can ...

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Starbucks app leaves passwords vulnerable - CNN

January 15, 2014 - 4:10pm

CNBC.com

Starbucks app leaves passwords vulnerable
CNN
The popular app, which allows Starbucks (SBUX, Fortune 500) customers to purchase drinks and food directly from their smartphones, saves customers' usernames, passwords and other personal information in plain text. That means a hacker could pick up a ...
Starbucks app stores log-in credentials, location info in plain textEngadget
Starbucks app vulnerable to hackers, report saysCNBC.com
Starbucks mobile payment app stores user data in clear textSlashGear
Examiner.com -Threatpost -Computerworld
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Netflix shares drop after court tosses Internet traffic rules - Reuters

January 15, 2014 - 1:51pm

San Francisco Chronicle

Netflix shares drop after court tosses Internet traffic rules
Reuters
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Shares of video streaming service Netflix Inc fell more than 1 percent on Wednesday, a day after a U.S. court decision that could let broadband providers charge companies for faster access to content delivered over the Internet.
Court strikes down FCC net neutrality rulesDesMoinesRegister.com
How to Seemingly Get Some InformationMediaPost Communications
Verizon's Victory Over FCC Rules Seen as a Loss for NetflixSan Francisco Chronicle
Wall Street Journal -TechRadar UK -AdAge.com
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Blackphone, 'NSA-Proof' Smartphone Focused On Privacy, To Debut In February - Huffington Post

January 15, 2014 - 1:37pm

Blackphone, 'NSA-Proof' Smartphone Focused On Privacy, To Debut In February
Huffington Post
The tech world is abuzz this week with news that an "NSA-proof" smartphone will soon be available for purchase. On Wednesday, Silent Circle -- an encrypted communications service based in D.C. -- and Spanish smartphone startup Geeksphone announced ...

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Unity Developers Can Now Build Games For Sony's Playstation Vita - TechCrunch

January 15, 2014 - 1:23pm

Gamasutra

Unity Developers Can Now Build Games For Sony's Playstation Vita
TechCrunch
This morning, the guys over at Unity made good on a promise they first made in March of last year: support for Sony's latest handheld, the Playstation Vita. It's perhaps not the best timing, seeing as Sony is currently trying to explain why no one is actually, you ...
Unity Engine 4.3 Now Supports The PS VitaCinema Blend
Unity engine comes to Vita with full feature set in towJoystiq
One of gaming's most used engines arrives today on PlayStation VitaEngadget
Reseller News
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Innovation Elixir: 10 ways the 'Internet of Things' can help you with a dinner party - Business Journal

January 15, 2014 - 1:16pm

Financial Express

Innovation Elixir: 10 ways the 'Internet of Things' can help you with a dinner party
Business Journal
An exhibitor demonstrates the Connected by TCP home smart lighting system during the ShowStoppers exhibition at the 2014 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas on Jan. 7, 2014. The CES trade show is the world's largest annual innovation ...
So you're back from CES. Was it worth it?Fortune

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Innovation Elixir: 10 ways the 'Internet of Things' can help you with a dinner party - Business Journal

January 15, 2014 - 1:16pm

Innovation Elixir: 10 ways the 'Internet of Things' can help you with a dinner party
Business Journal
An exhibitor demonstrates the Connected by TCP home smart lighting system during the ShowStoppers exhibition at the 2014 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas on Jan. 7, 2014. The CES trade show is the world's largest annual innovation ...

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Windows update will aim to impress - TheCelebrityCafe.com

January 15, 2014 - 1:07pm

TheCelebrityCafe.com

Windows update will aim to impress
TheCelebrityCafe.com
Computer updates are routine, but the latest workings from Microsoft plan to be a big improvement from their previous Windows 8 release. Last Saturday, Paul Thurrott reported that an announcement for a new Windows update will come in April 2015. Thurrot ...

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Apple settles FTC complaint over charges in children's apps - Computerworld

January 15, 2014 - 1:06pm

Washington Post

Apple settles FTC complaint over charges in children's apps
Computerworld
IDG News Service - Apple will pay at least $32.5 million to customers in a settlement over a U.S. Federal Trade Commission complaint that the company allowed children to run up huge in-app purchases on the company's devices. Apple has agreed to the ...
Apple settles FTC complaint over in-app sales for $32.5 millionLos Angeles Times
Apple to refund $32.5M worth of purchases made by kidsFox News
Apple reaches consent decree with US over kids' app purchasesReuters
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