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Google's camera app now lets you shoot in different aspect ratios - Engadget

May 28, 2014 - 6:31pm

Google's camera app now lets you shoot in different aspect ratios
Engadget
Google isn't done getting its Android camera app up to the standards set by third-party software -- not by a long shot. The company is now rolling out an update to Google Camera that lets you choose the aspect ratio for your photos, not just the resolution.
Google Camera update brings timer and moreandroidandme.com
Google Camera adds new resolution setings and timerMobile Burn

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Hacking Victim Turns Tables on Attacker with Bounty - WPRO

May 28, 2014 - 6:15pm

Hacking Victim Turns Tables on Attacker with Bounty
WPRO
(NEW YORK) -- It started Tuesday when technology CEO Roger Ver got a request for a Skype chat from someone using the name Savaged. “I am the one that hacked into your emails… I just want to speak,” Savaged wrote. “How can I help you?

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Mary Meeker says mobile is keeping tech party roaring - CNET

May 28, 2014 - 4:31pm

TechSpot

Mary Meeker says mobile is keeping tech party roaring
CNET
The tech analyst's report on Internet Trends for 2014 shows a slowdown in Internet growth but strong potential for mobile. by Marguerite Reardon · @maggie_reardon; May 28, 2014 1:15 PM PDT. comments. 0. facebook. twitter. linkedin. googleplus. more.
Mary Meeker's Internet trends 2014: The business technology takeawaysZDNet
Mobile video traffic posts surprising surge, according to Mary Meeker's annual ...Silicon Valley Business Journal
Report: Tablets, smartphones and the mobile Internet still on the rise, but overall ...Network World
Digital Trends -VatorNews -TechSpot
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It's on: Apple cranks up the Beats for $3 billion - USA TODAY

May 28, 2014 - 3:30pm

Billboard

It's on: Apple cranks up the Beats for $3 billion
USA TODAY
CUPERTINO, Calif. – In an unprecedented teaming of tech brains and musical ears, Apple confirmed Wednesday that it was doubling down on the digital music space it pioneered with iTunes by purchasing Beats Electronics for $3 billion, of which $400 ...
Apple Confirms Its $3 Billion Deal for Beats ElectronicsNew York Times
Apple seeks to regain cool with $3B Beats buyWashington Post
Apple buys Beats for $3bnFinancial Times
TechCrunch -DailyTech
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Uber CEO Says Seeking Funding at Record-Setting Valuation - Businessweek

May 28, 2014 - 2:51pm

Business Insider Australia

Uber CEO Says Seeking Funding at Record-Setting Valuation
Businessweek
Uber Technologies Inc. Chief Executive Officer Travis Kalanick said the mobile car service is seeking to raise funds at a “record-breaking” valuation. Kalanick said he's aware of fundraising reports, some of which peg the value of the company as high as $17 ...
Uber Confirms "Record Breaking" Fundraising, Hopes For Driverless UbersTechCrunch
Travis Kalanick: Uber Is Raising More Money to Fight Lyft and the "Asshole" Taxi ...Re/code
Uber partners with AT&T to bring preloaded apps to your new phoneEngadget
Business Insider -Businessinsider India
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Hacking Victim Turns Tables on Attacker with Bounty - 610kvnu

May 28, 2014 - 2:23pm

Hacking Victim Turns Tables on Attacker with Bounty
610kvnu
iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- It started Tuesday when technology CEO Roger Ver got a request for a Skype chat from someone using the name Savaged. “I am the one that hacked into your emails… I just want to speak,” Savaged wrote. “How can I help ...
This Is What Happens When You Hack and Extort the 'Bitcoin Jesus'Wired

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Hacking Victim Turns Tables on Attacker with Bounty - 610kvnu

May 28, 2014 - 2:23pm

Hacking Victim Turns Tables on Attacker with Bounty
610kvnu
iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- It started Tuesday when technology CEO Roger Ver got a request for a Skype chat from someone using the name Savaged. “I am the one that hacked into your emails… I just want to speak,” Savaged wrote. “How can I help ...

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Pre-Order the ASUS PadFone X from ATT on June 6th - IntoMobile

May 28, 2014 - 2:08pm

Pre-Order the ASUS PadFone X from ATT on June 6th
IntoMobile
The tablet/smartphone hybrid known as the ASUS PadFone X is coming to AT&T soon, with pre-orders for the device beginning on June 6th. The PadFone X will be available for $199.99 for customers who agree to a new two-year contract, or can be ...

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Samsung offers a pulse check on health tech strategy - ZDNet

May 28, 2014 - 2:02pm

GigaOM

Samsung offers a pulse check on health tech strategy
ZDNet
Read this. Google labors on with trying to solve health problems via new Calico project · Read more. SAN FRANCISCO---Promising "a new conversation around the future of health is about to begin," Samsung peeled back the curtain on its health tech strategy ...
Samsung unveils platform and cloud to collect health data for wearablesCNET
Samsung announces the Simband health monitorUSA TODAY
Samsung Shows Off Simband, a Futuristic Health TrackerMashable
VentureBeat -MarketWatch -GigaOM
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Hacking Victim Turns Tables on Attacker With Bounty - ABC News (blog)

May 28, 2014 - 1:20pm

Hacking Victim Turns Tables on Attacker With Bounty
ABC News (blog)
It started Tuesday when technology CEO Roger Ver got a request for a Skype chat from someone using the name Savaged. “I am the one that hacked into your emails… I just want to speak,” Savaged wrote. “How can I help you?” Ver responded. “I will return ...

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AT&T Begins Asus PadFone X Pre-Orders Next Week - PC Magazine

May 28, 2014 - 12:49pm

PhoneDog

AT&T Begins Asus PadFone X Pre-Orders Next Week
PC Magazine
The Asus PadFone X can function as a 5-inch smartphone or a 9-inch tablet when plugged into a smart dock. 0shares. Asus PadFone X. AT&T today announced that it will start taking pre-orders for the Asus PadFone X smartphone-tablet combo beginning on ...
ASUS PadFone X to Finally Land on US Shores, Pre-orders Begin June 6DailyTech
Asus Padfone X convertible device lands on AT&T June 6CNET
First look: Asus PadFone X "phablet" is fun but weighs a tonFox News
Dallas Business Journal -Computerworld (blog) -Wall Street Journal (blog)
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Intel Shows Off Health-Tracking Smart Shirt - TIME

May 28, 2014 - 12:42pm

CNBC.com

Intel Shows Off Health-Tracking Smart Shirt
TIME
For all the talk about smartwatches, smart rings and smart earbuds, maybe the cleverest place to put wearable technology is on the clothes we're already wearing. At least that's what Intel's thinking. The chip maker used Re/code's Code Conference to show off ...
Intel CEO Dons 'Smart' Shirt, Shows Off RobotWall Street Journal (blog)
Intel and AIQ are planning to release a 'smart shirt' this summerThe Next Web
Intel's vision for wearables includes... a shirt?Engadget
TechnoBuffalo -Re/code -CNBC.com
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Microsoft goes public with browser development plans - PCWorld

May 28, 2014 - 12:32pm

Economic Times

Microsoft goes public with browser development plans
PCWorld
Aiming to provide more transparency in how it develops Internet Explorer, Microsoft has launched a website to help keep developers abreast of the latest changes and plans for the browser. This site aims to put IE on similar ground with Mozilla Firefox or ...
Microsoft Plans To Bring HTTP/2, Web Audio And JavaScript Promises To The ...TechCrunch
Microsoft shoots to shorten Internet Explorer's long tailComputerworld
New Internet Explorer developer site goes live; Microsoft announces new featuresSDTimes.com
Ghacks Technology News
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Microsoft Surface Pro 3: A Tablet That Desperately Wants To Be a Laptop - Wall Street Journal

May 28, 2014 - 11:42am

Wall Street Journal

Microsoft Surface Pro 3: A Tablet That Desperately Wants To Be a Laptop
Wall Street Journal
Can Microsoft's latest Surface replace your laptop? Personal Technology columnist Joanna Stern reviews the tablet-laptop hybrid. Photo/Video: Drew Evans for The Wall Street Journal. I've been having a recurring dream lately. No, not the one where Betty ...
Microsoft Surface Pro 3: 8 Winning FeaturesInformationWeek
With Surface Pro 3, Microsoft finally shows how it sees the post-PC eraWashington Post (blog)
Surface Pro 3 vs. MacBook Air (2014): Which is Better for Business?BusinessNewsDaily
The Australian -Stuff.tv -ZDNet
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Microsoft partner Xamarin buys Clarius Consulting's Visual Studio division - ZDNet

May 28, 2014 - 10:26am

Microsoft partner Xamarin buys Clarius Consulting's Visual Studio division
ZDNet
Microsoft development-partner-in-arms Xamarin has acquired the Visual Studio division of Clarius Consulting, giving Xamarin even deeper ties to Microsoft's development suite. xamarinclarius. No, there's nothing new to report about previous rumors that ...
Xamarin 3 review: Making cross-platform mobile development painlessArs Technica
Xamarin Rolls Out Even More Cross-Platform Mobile App Development GoodnessForbes
Xamarin 3 Launches With UI Design Tool For iOS Apps, Cross-Platform Interface ...TechCrunch
MarketWatch -CITEworld -SDTimes.com
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Half of American adults hacked this year - WKBT La Crosse

May 28, 2014 - 9:18am

Local 10

Half of American adults hacked this year
WKBT La Crosse
Hackers have exposed the personal information of 110 million Americans -- roughly half of the nation's adults -- in the last 12 months alone. Related Content. Half of American adults hacked this year · Google's new car: No driver, no steering wheel · Feds say ...
Report: Almost Half Of American Adults Were Hacked In The Last YearThe Consumerist

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Patching the wrong product — a bad thing? - ZDNet

May 28, 2014 - 8:20am

V3.co.uk

Patching the wrong product — a bad thing?
ZDNet
Microsoft's reaction to the news yesterday that a simple hack could effectively extend security updates for Windows XP for five years was careful, but the company's tone was clear: "We recently became aware of a hack that purportedly aims to provide security ...
Windows XP registry hack provides extended supportTechnologyTell
Unofficial XP update has Microsoft up in armsInfoWorld
Windows XP hack resurrects patches for retired OSComputerworld Australia
Channelnomics
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Iran says it isn't summoning Facebook's Zuckerberg to court - Haaretz

May 28, 2014 - 8:09am

Haaretz

Iran says it isn't summoning Facebook's Zuckerberg to court
Haaretz
An Iranian prosecutor Wednesday denied reports that a local judge ordered Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg to appear in court to answer complaints by individuals who say Facebook-owned applications Instagram and WhatsApp violate their ...

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A $250 3-D Printer With Breakthrough Software - Wired

May 28, 2014 - 8:02am

Wired

A $250 3-D Printer With Breakthrough Software
Wired
The Mod-T is a $250 3-D printer from New Matter. As ambitious as the low-cost hardware is, the startup's digital platform is arguably as groundbreaking as the low-cost printer itself. Photos by New Matter. The Mod-T is a $250 3-D printer from New Matter.
A 3D Printer for the Rest of Us: New Matter Builds $199 DeviceMashable
Waiting for the perfect low-cost 3D printer? Check out the MOD-tGigaOM
MOD-t, Cheapest 3D Printer Yet Launches on Indiegogo With a $149 – $249 ...3DPrint.com
The Verge -Re/code -Broadway World
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Half of American adults hacked this year - KRDO

May 28, 2014 - 7:35am

KRDO

Half of American adults hacked this year
KRDO
Hackers have exposed the personal information of 110 million Americans -- roughly half of the nation's adults -- in the last 12 months alone. Related Content. Google's new car: No driver, no... Half of American adults hacked this year · Feds say it's time to ...

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