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Steam takes on Twitch with new games streaming service - The Guardian

December 3, 2014 - 4:50am

Steam takes on Twitch with new games streaming service
The Guardian
The immensely popular PC gaming service Steam is launching its own live streaming service so that users can easily share their game playing footage. Named Steam Broadcasting, the feature will be a direct rival to Twitch, currently the favourite platform for ...

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YotaPhone 2 launches, available in Europe this week - SlashGear

December 3, 2014 - 3:09am

SlashGear

YotaPhone 2 launches, available in Europe this week
SlashGear
Russian company Yota has finally taken off the veils from the second generation YotaPhone in two consecutive events in Moscow and London. The YotaPhone 2, one of the brighter stars in this year's CES and MWC expos, gives more class and more power ...

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Steam client introduces livestreaming beta feature for gamers - Daily News & Analysis

December 3, 2014 - 1:39am

Daily News & Analysis

Steam client introduces livestreaming beta feature for gamers
Daily News & Analysis
Valve has just introduced a new beta feature, called Steam Broadcasting, allowing gamers to livestream games their friends are playing through the Steam client. The feature will also allow users to publicly stream their sessions, treading squarely in what was ...
Valve rolls out Steam Broadcasting in betaMCV
Steam infiltrates Twitch territory with Steam Broadcasting [Update: Twitch reaction]Joystiq

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10 PlayStation Oddities - Fast Company

December 3, 2014 - 1:04am

Fast Company

10 PlayStation Oddities
Fast Company
On its 20th anniversary, a look back at the landmark Sony game console's weirdest variants, add-ons, and offshoots. By Benj Edwards. On December 3, 1995—20 years ago today—Sony launched the PlayStation in Japan. More than any console before it, ...
Level up: how PlayStation infiltrated youth cultureThe Guardian
Poll: What's Your Favorite PlayStation Game?Wall Street Journal (blog)
Sony unveils 20th anniversary PS4Metro
TV3.ie -The Independent -Forbes
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Australian court dismisses Apple 'App Store' trademark appeal - PCWorld

December 2, 2014 - 11:15pm

Mashable

Australian court dismisses Apple 'App Store' trademark appeal
PCWorld
Apple lost an appeal in Australia's Federal Court on Wednesday over its bid for the “App Store” trademark. The company applied for the trademark in July 2008, but the application was rejected by the country's Registrar of Trade Marks. It was also opposed by ...
Apple denied 'App Store' trademark by Australian courtThe Register
Apple cannot trademark the term 'app store' in Australia, Federal Court rulesMashable
Apple not 'appy with federal court slapdownThe Australian
The Australian Financial Review -Sydney Morning Herald -Apple Insider
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Showdown coming on Ethernet standard to serve faster Wi-Fi - PCWorld

December 2, 2014 - 8:43pm

Showdown coming on Ethernet standard to serve faster Wi-Fi
PCWorld
Stephen Lawson covers mobile, storage, and networking technologies for the IDG News Service, and is based in San Francisco. More by Stephen Lawson. There's a standard in the works for ethernet gear to feed faster Wi-Fi access points, but with rival ...
Open Industry Alliance and IEEE to Bring 2.5G and 5G Ethernet Speeds to ...MarketWatch
Avaya, Broadcom Head Group for 2.5G, 5G Ethernet NetworkingeWeek
Vendors coalesce around 'MGBase-T' 2.5/5 Gbps EthernetThe Register
Zacks.com -Broadway World -EnterpriseNetworkingPlanet
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Microsoft Partners With NORAD To Launch Santa Tracker - Search Engine Land

December 2, 2014 - 8:31pm

Microsoft Partners With NORAD To Launch Santa Tracker
Search Engine Land
Microsoft's site will include an interactive, 3-D globe with a Bing Map overlay to track Santa on Christmas night. Amy Gesenhues on December 2, 2014 at 9:20 pm. 0; More. NORAD santa tracker. The race is on. Three weeks out from Santa's annual trek around ...

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New patent could give iPhone cat-like reflexes - WSOC Charlotte

December 2, 2014 - 6:26pm

Telegraph.co.uk

New patent could give iPhone cat-like reflexes
WSOC Charlotte
If you're anything like us, you have a tough time keeping your phone's screen crack-free. Ouch. But, if you happen to own an iPhone, Apple might soon be giving you a hand — that is, if your phone were to slip out of your hand. (Video via Apple). On Tuesday ...
Tuesday Apple Rumors: Apple Gets Patent for iPhone Falling SystemInvestorplace.com
Apple Patents Method To Make iPhones Fall Like A CatGizmodo Australia
Apple's iPhone 6 may face patent dispute from Chinese vendor with look-alike ...Computerworld
I Know Today
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First HTC One M9 rumors suggest 'ultrapixels' get the boot - CNET

December 2, 2014 - 6:03pm

CNET

First HTC One M9 rumors suggest 'ultrapixels' get the boot
CNET
The rumor mill is already churning for the HTC One M8 successor, spelling out suspected specs for the next-generation flagship smartphone from HTC. by Scott Webster · @swebster77; 3 December 2014, 9:44 am AEDT. comments. 0. facebook. twitter.
HTC One M9 specs leakIntoMobile (blog)
HTC One (M9) may come with a 5.5" QHD display, 3 GB of RAM, Snapdragon ...AndroidGuys

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Net neutrality rules, nor interconnect deals, will harm startups - VentureBeat

December 2, 2014 - 5:32pm

VentureBeat

Net neutrality rules, nor interconnect deals, will harm startups
VentureBeat
Above: The end of Net Neutrality will look like this (but not with cars and roads, of course). Image Credit: Shutterstock. December 2, 2014 3:30 PM Dan Rayburn. 2. Last week, The Verge published a piece saying Mark Cuban wants to “kill” the open Internet.
Who Pays For Net Neutrality?Daily Caller
US House subcommittee postpones hearing on net neutralityReuters
Net neutrality should be protected no matter the costRoosevelt Torch
Huffington Post -Multichannel News -Raw Story
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Firefox Could Soon Come To iOS - TechCrunch

December 2, 2014 - 4:42pm

TechCrunch

Firefox Could Soon Come To iOS
TechCrunch
For a year now, Mozilla has categorically stated that it wouldn't release a version of Firefox for iOS because Apple won't let it use its own web engine on its platform. With a new CEO on board, however, it looks like Mozilla's position may be changing.

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FCC Commissioner Calls Out Pro-Net Neutrality Netflix For Building 'Fast Lanes ... - Daily Caller

December 2, 2014 - 4:04pm

VentureBeat

FCC Commissioner Calls Out Pro-Net Neutrality Netflix For Building 'Fast Lanes ...
Daily Caller
One of the corporate leaders of the net neutrality push caught heat Tuesday for breaking from the pack with a “fast lane” of its own. Republican Federal Communications Commissioner Ajit Pai sent a letter Tuesday to Netflix CEO Reed Hastings inquiring about ...
FCC Commish Alleges That Netflix Is Working To “Effectively Secure” An Internet ...TechCrunch
Netflix accused of creating fast lanes “at the expense of competitors”Ars Technica
FCC's Pai asks Netflix if it only wants net neutrality for itselfPCWorld
The Register -SlashGear -Boston Herald
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YotaPhone 2 is alive and well, and it's coming to the U.S. early next year - PCWorld

December 2, 2014 - 3:57pm

PCWorld

YotaPhone 2 is alive and well, and it's coming to the U.S. early next year
PCWorld
Florence is a technology journalist based in the San Francisco Bay Area. She primarily covers Android and its various forks. She's written about a variety of other tech-related things for Ars Technica, Maximum PC, Mac|Life, PCGamer, PCWorld, and Nintendo ...
Yota Introduces The Yotaphone 2 Which Might Launch Sooner Than You ThinkAndroid Headlines - Android News
YotaPhone 2 will launch this month with two displays, $608 price tag in towPhoneDog
The YotaPhone 2 will launch this month for $608androidandme.com
Android Police
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Microsoft delivers the talking Dynamics CRM update - PCWorld

December 2, 2014 - 3:50pm

Computerworld

Microsoft delivers the talking Dynamics CRM update
PCWorld
Fred O'Connor writes about IT careers and health IT for The IDG News Service. More by Fred O'Connor. Dynamics customers can now get their hands on the suite's latest update, which includes the ability to add the Cortana voice-command technology to the ...
Microsoft Floats Dynamics GP 2015 ERP for SMBs Looking to the CloudeWeek

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Santa Trackers By Google, Microsoft & NORAD All Want To Find St. Nick First ... - Bustle

December 2, 2014 - 2:43pm

Bustle

Santa Trackers By Google, Microsoft & NORAD All Want To Find St. Nick First ...
Bustle
Before the age of smartphones and listicles, there was no other way to track Santa Claus than by sitting beneath your front window with binoculars and some half-eaten cookies. Now, kids these days can follow Santa with the help of Google, Microsoft and the ...

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CBS issues ultimatum to Dish: Strike a deal or stations go dark - Los Angeles Times

December 2, 2014 - 2:18pm

CNNMoney

CBS issues ultimatum to Dish: Strike a deal or stations go dark
Los Angeles Times
After weeks of negotiations and two deadline extensions, CBS Corp. has issued an ultimatum to satellite TV giant Dish Network: Strike a deal or CBS-owned stations will go dark. lRelated CBS and Dish Network agree to contract extension · COMPANY TOWN ...
CBS to Pull Network Programming From Dish on Dec. 4Businessweek
CBS to go dark on Dish Network ThursdayCNNMoney
Dish viewers will lose CBS if no deal by Thursday night, CBS saysReuters
The Denver Post -Sun Sentinel -AdAge.com
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CBS Threatens to Go Dark for Dish Subscribers - TheWrap

December 2, 2014 - 1:32pm

Variety

CBS Threatens to Go Dark for Dish Subscribers
TheWrap
If the sides can't resolve a deal before Thursday evening at 7 p.m. ET, the broadcast network is prepared to go dark for Dish subscribers. The companies previously agreed to an extension of negotiations in November, but a deal has not yet been worked out.
CBS to Cut Off Dish on Dec. 4Broadcasting & Cable
CBS Threatens to Go Dark for Dish Subscribers on ThursdayVariety
Dish viewers will lose CBS if no deal by Thursday night, CBS saysChicago Tribune
Dallas Morning News (blog)
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Snapchat now lets users submit their own location-based photo filters - Engadget

December 2, 2014 - 1:05pm

Latin Post

Snapchat now lets users submit their own location-based photo filters
Engadget
Remember when Snapchat launched its peculiar geofilters earlier this year? Yeah, we scarcely do either - you could only add those location-sensitive photo effects in a smattering of special locales, so there's a decent shot you've never even had the chance ...
Snapchat goes local with GeofiltersSlashGear
Snapchat Opens Geofilters So Anyone Can Submit Location-Based ArtworkTechCrunch
Snapchat App Geofilters: Users Can Now Add Special Photo Filters Based on ...Latin Post
Business Insider -TruTower
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Pandora App Overhaul Focuses on Personalization - PC Magazine

December 2, 2014 - 12:04pm

CNET

Pandora App Overhaul Focuses on Personalization
PC Magazine
The update will reach all mobile and tablet listeners over the coming months; here's what to expect. 0shares. Pandora App Refresh · VIEW ALL PHOTOS IN GALLERY. Good news, Pandora users. Your radio stations are about to get a lot more personal.
Pandora retunes its mobile appCNET
Pandora Launches Mobile RedesignRadio World
Pandora Rolling Out New Mobile InterfaceRadio Ink
AppAdvice -9 to 5 Google -iClarified
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Takata Panel to Audit Air Bag Inflator Production - ABC News

December 2, 2014 - 11:33am

ABC News

Takata Panel to Audit Air Bag Inflator Production
ABC News
Japanese auto parts maker Takata Corp. is forming a panel to audit its manufacturing and come up with ways to make safe air bag inflators, but the company's response to a U.S. demand for a national inflator recall remains unclear. Takata, which faces a ...
Takata Sets Safety Actions, Doesn't Expand RecallBusinessweek
NHTSA backs off demand for national recall of Takata airbagsAutomotive News
Nationwide Takata Airbag Recall On Its WayThe News Wheel
Moultrie News
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