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Microsoft Issues Workarounds for New Internet Explorer Zero-Day Exploit - BizTech Magazine

May 1, 2014 - 9:38am

Microsoft Issues Workarounds for New Internet Explorer Zero-Day Exploit
BizTech Magazine
Advisory highlights ways to circumvent the newly discovered vulnerability while Microsoft works on fixing the bug. ...Click for More · Converged Infrastructure and the Cloud. An established CI can provide the basis for an organization's eventual leap to the ...

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A Short History of BASIC, as Told in Animated GIFs - TIME

May 1, 2014 - 9:25am

IEEE Spectrum

A Short History of BASIC, as Told in Animated GIFs
TIME
On Tuesday, we published my piece celebrating the 50th anniversary of BASIC, the programming language — created by John Kemeny and Tom Kurtz at Dartmouth College — that played an enormous role in creating the whole concept of personal ...
50 years of BASIC: Why the language was importantITProPortal
The Golden Age of BasicIEEE Spectrum
Remembering BASIC on its 50th birthdayEngadget
Register -TechRadar UK
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Ford to Name Mark Fields to Succeed Alan Mulally as CEO - NBCNews.com

May 1, 2014 - 7:15am

Economic Times

Ford to Name Mark Fields to Succeed Alan Mulally as CEO
NBCNews.com
Ford Motor will name Mark Fields as CEO, succeeding Alan Mulally, sources told CNBC on Thursday. Ford has scheduled a 9 a.m. EDT news conference at its Dearborn, Mich., headquarters to make the formal announcement. Fields, 53, has been Ford's chief ...
Ford CEO announcement soonUSA TODAY
Ford sets news conference for 9am ET, CEO to be confirmed - CNBCReuters
Ford names Mark Fields CEO, succeeding Alan MulallyCNBC.com
Detroit Free Press -MarketWatch -The Detroit News
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Want to remain incognito at that conference? There's an app for that - ZDNet

May 1, 2014 - 7:03am

ZDNet

Want to remain incognito at that conference? There's an app for that
ZDNet
Plenty of energy has been expended talking up mobile and "check-in" applications from Facebook, Foursquare, and others that help people connect more easily with their social or cyber networks of partners, customers, and prospects when they happen to ...
Foursquare Debuts Swarm App to Find Your FriendsLAPTOP Magazine (blog)

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T-Mobile Posts Big Gain in Subscribers - Wall Street Journal

May 1, 2014 - 6:56am

CNBC.com

T-Mobile Posts Big Gain in Subscribers
Wall Street Journal
T-Mobile US Inc. said it added 1.3 million wireless contract subscribers, its best-ever quarterly net gain, continuing its rapid growth in customers as it tries to take on its larger rivals. The company, however, swung to a quarterly loss as its higher costs--from ...
T-Mobile Adds More Customers Than AT&T, Verizon CombinedBloomberg
The players behind the scenes are Deutsche Telekom and Softbank; T-Mobile ...DailyTech
T-Mobile swings to loss on cost of exploding customer growthCNET
Reuters -PhoneDog
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Snapchat takes on WhatsApp with instant messaging service - Telegraph.co.uk

May 1, 2014 - 6:02am

Telegraph.co.uk

Snapchat takes on WhatsApp with instant messaging service
Telegraph.co.uk
Snapchat has announced that it is 'putting the chat into Snapchat' with a new instant messaging service to rival WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger. Users will soon be able to swipe right on a friend's name in their Snapchat inbox to start an instant text ...
Snapchat Adds Video Chat and IM in Latest Update; Keeps Ephemeral Side by ...Android Headlines - Android News
Snapchat now does video chat and IM, with self-destruct still includedEngadget
Snapchat update adds instant messenger, video callsDigital Spy
The Independent -Business Insider -Gizmodo
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AT&T in talks with DirecTV about a possible acquisition: WSJ - Reuters

May 1, 2014 - 4:15am

Daniel Rubino

AT&T in talks with DirecTV about a possible acquisition: WSJ
Reuters
(Reuters) - AT&T Inc (T.N) has approached DirecTV (DTV.O) about a possible acquisition of the satellite TV company, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the situation. A deal would likely be worth at least $40 billion, DirecTV's current ...
Report: AT&T approached DirecTV for acquisition dealUSA TODAY
AT&T Approached DirecTV About Possible Acquisition, WSJ SaysBusinessweek
AT&T interested in acquiring satellite broadcaster DirecTVLos Angeles Times
Opptrends
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Sony returns to the A Mount for the A77 Mark II - TechRadar UK

May 1, 2014 - 4:06am

PetaPixel

Sony returns to the A Mount for the A77 Mark II
TechRadar UK
Sony has announced a successor to its A77 A-mount interchangeable lens camera, which features a translucent mirror design. The follow-up to the original A77 features a new sensor, which is a 24.3 million pixel Exmor CMOS device, which has the same ...
Sony Electronics Introduces the Speedy New a77 II Interchangeable Lens ...MarketWatch
Sony A77 II reaffirms Translucent Mirror commitment with record-breaking ...imaging resource
Sony targets Alpha 77 II at serious enthusiastsAmateur Photographer
TechnoBuffalo -Gizmodo India -ePHOTOzine (press release)
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Sprint unveils HD voice for cell phones - CNNMoney

May 1, 2014 - 4:05am

Sprint unveils HD voice for cell phones
CNNMoney
For all the amazing things smartphones can do, they're still not great at actual phone calls. Sprint's hoping to change that. The wireless carrier is rolling out new "HD Voice" technology to improve the quality of grainy cell-phone calls. It's already available in a ...

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PS4 to add Sky Go and Now TV support this year - Computerandvideogames.com

May 1, 2014 - 3:13am

Times of India

PS4 to add Sky Go and Now TV support this year
Computerandvideogames.com
Sky and Sony Computer Entertainment UK have partnered to introduce PS4 support for Now TV and Sky Go. Now TV will be available on Sony's console from this summer, while Sky Go will launch on PS4 later this year. PS4 Screenshot · Zoom. PlayStation ...
Sky Go and Now TV announced for PlayStationTechRadar UK
Sky Go and Now TV heading to PlayStation 4, PS3 owners to get Sky GoRecombu
BSkyB - British Sky Broadcasting Group plc: Sky Go and NOW TV to join ...The Wall Street Transcript
Gamepur -PlayStation Universe -Videogamer.com
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Motorola to launch phone “priced for all” on May 13 - Times of India

May 1, 2014 - 1:20am

Times of India

Motorola to launch phone “priced for all” on May 13
Times of India
NEW DELHI: Motorola has announced that it will soon launch a smartphone "Made to last. Priced for all." According to the press invites sent out by the company, the device will be launched on May 13 in London. This announcement has sparked rumours that ...
Motorola's next smartphone to be unveiled on May 13IBNLive
Motorola reveals May 13 launch for 'made to last, priced for all' phoneNDTV
Motorola's new smartphone to unveil on May 13Business Today
Mashable -CNET -The Escapist
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Updated MacBook Air triggers price slashing to $799 on 2013 models - CNET

April 30, 2014 - 11:57pm

Updated MacBook Air triggers price slashing to $799 on 2013 models
CNET
The new entry point for the MacBook Air is $899 -- from Apple at least. Retailers like Best Buy are selling the prior model for $799. by Brooke Crothers · @mbrookec; April 30, 2014 9:44 PM PDT. comments. 0. facebook. twitter. linkedin. googleplus. more.

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Motorola Moto X: It's user-friendly, and affordable too - Financial Express

April 30, 2014 - 11:24pm

Financial Express

Motorola Moto X: It's user-friendly, and affordable too
Financial Express
If you can live with a mediocre camera and a not-so-good battery life, the Moto X is a nice option at Rs 23,990. SummaryFine build quality, curvy looks, one-handed usage and two gimmicky features make the Motorola Moto X stand out ...

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With latest update, Google Now remembers where you parked your car - AndroidOS.in

April 30, 2014 - 11:14pm

PhoneDog

With latest update, Google Now remembers where you parked your car
AndroidOS.in
Google Now Parking location card In its bid to make Google Now the perfect companion, Google has added several useful tweaks to the functionality in the latest update for Google Search app on Android. This update introduces the Parking location card in ...
Google Now for Android remembers where you parkedEngadget
Google Search Update Brings Parking Reminders To AndroidUbergizmo
Google Search, Google Play Games receiving updatesPhoneDog
io9 -Android Headlines - Android News
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AT&T has approached DirecTV about a possible acquisition: WSJ - Reuters

April 30, 2014 - 11:04pm

Bloomberg

AT&T has approached DirecTV about a possible acquisition: WSJ
Reuters
(Reuters) - AT&T Inc (T.N) has approached DirecTV (DTV.O) about a possible acquisition of the satellite TV company, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the situation. A deal would likely be worth at least $40 billion, DirecTV's current ...
AT&T Has Approached DirecTV About Possible AcquisitionWall Street Journal
AT&T Considering $40 Billion Acquisition of DirecTV (Report)Hollywood Reporter
WSJ rumor has AT&T talking about buying DirecTVEngadget
The Australian Financial Review -Variety
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Cox wants to hop on the gigabit internet bandwagon this year - Engadget

April 30, 2014 - 10:59pm

Portland Tribune

Cox wants to hop on the gigabit internet bandwagon this year
Engadget
In case there was any doubt that gigabit internet access is spreading like wildfire in the US, Cox has revealed plans to introduce an ultra-fast service of its own. The cable provider tells Bloomberg that it hopes to have 1Gbps speeds available by the end of the ...
Cox prepping Gigabit offering: launch by year's endSlashGear
Cable Show: Cox To Offer 1-Gig To AllMultichannel News
Cox to join Gigabit broadband partyCNET
SEC -FBSchedules.com -WCNC
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Google breaks out Docs, Sheets from Drive mobile app - ComputerworldUK

April 30, 2014 - 7:29pm

Google breaks out Docs, Sheets from Drive mobile app
ComputerworldUK
Google is releasing separate mobile apps for its Docs, Sheets and Slides apps, breaking them out from the Google Drive storage service where they used to reside. Previously, users who opened a file in the Drive mobile app would work on it in the Drive ...

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West Buechel officials continue dispute after police chief's resignation - WDRB

April 30, 2014 - 6:46pm

West Buechel officials continue dispute after police chief's resignation
WDRB
The dept. of Homeland Security is advising people to stay away from Internet Explorer until the problem is fixed.More >>. The dept. of Homeland Security is advising people to stay away from Internet Explorer until the problem is fixed. More >> ...

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LeapFrog Unveils LeapBand Activity Tracker - PC Magazine

April 30, 2014 - 5:34pm

TechHive

LeapFrog Unveils LeapBand Activity Tracker
PC Magazine
LeapFrog touts the the LeapBand as the first wearable activity tracker designed specifically for children. 0shares. LeapFrog LeapBand. Wearable tech just got a whole lot more kid friendly. LeapFrog Enterprises today announced its newest toy, the LeapBand, ...
The Latest Fitness Tracker Is for Kids, But Do They Really Need One?ABC News
Leapfrog LeapBand: A $39 Fitness Tracker for KidsTom's Guide
LeapFrog's latest gadget for kids is a Tamagotchi-Fitbit mashupEngadget
SlashGear -Ubergizmo -Wall Street Journal (blog)
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Mercedes Partners Tesla Motors Inc For New $41450 Electric Car - ValueWalk

April 30, 2014 - 5:16pm

ValueWalk

Mercedes Partners Tesla Motors Inc For New $41450 Electric Car
ValueWalk
Mercedes-Benz is no stranger to Silicon Valley. Prior to the release of the new all-electric Model X SUV in 2015, Tesla will have to compete with a car which it has helped to power. Tweet about this on Twitter · Share on Facebook · Share on LinkedIn · Share ...
New Mercedes-Benz B-Class Runs on a Tesla BatteryAuto World News
Mercedes releases electric-only B-Class in the USeGMCarTech
Mercedes' first electric vehicle for the US has a Tesla heart and plenty of muscleEngadget
Albany Business Review -WebProNews -Digital Trends
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