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CenturyLink launches Seattle gigabit network, delivering speeds up to 1 gigabit ...
SEATTLE, Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE:CTL) today announced that symmetrical broadband speeds up to 1 gigabit per second (Gbps) are available to tens of thousands of residential and business customers in select Seattle ...
CenturyLink announces super-fast fiber Internet speedTwinCities.com-Pioneer Press
CenturyLink plans broader fiber rollout, gigabit speeds, in Portland neighborhoodsThe Oregonian
CenturyLink to turn Denver into a Gig City with 1 gigabit per secondThe Denver Post
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Child-porn suspect Skillern caught by the Googlies
Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) is said to have spotted an alleged child pornographer. The company supposedly discovered known kiddyporn images in a Gmail account, and alerted the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC). Cue: Moral ...
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Phoenix Suns Forward P.J. Tucker Gets Jail Time For 'Super Extreme' DUI
This May 10, 2014 photo provided by the Scottsdale Police Department shows Phoenix Suns forward P.J. Tucker in an arrest booking photo. Tucker, who police say had a blood alcohol level nearly three times the legal limit for operating a vehicle in Arizona, ...
Phoenix Suns PJ Tucker gets jail time for drunk driving in Arizona: attorneyReuters
Suns' PJ Tucker gets 3 days in jail, 11 days home detention for super extreme DUIFox News
PJ Tucker gets jail time, apologizes; Suns reactJournal Gazette and Times-Courier
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Battery-free devices harvest radio waves in IoT play
University of Washington researchers envision an "RF-powered Internet of Things" based upon battery-free gadgets that derive energy by harvesting ambient radio waves, such as those emanated by Wi-Fi, TV, radio and cellular. According to the researchers, ...
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Symantec, Kaspersky deny government ban in China
Symantec and Kaspersky Lab are both denying that China has banned their products, amid media reports that the country is shutting out foreign security vendors from selling to government agencies. Both companies are not listed among the approved ...
Symantec, Kaspersky downplay Beijing effort to exclude productsReuters
Foreign anti-virus vendors set to lose approved statusecns
China Drops Symantec, Kaspersky as Approved Antivirus VendorsPC Magazine
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PJ Tucker gets jail time, apologizes; Suns react
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Phoenix Suns forward P.J. Tucker has been sentenced to three days in jail and 11 days of home detention after pleading guilty to "super extreme" driving under the influence. Tucker issued a statement apologizing for his actions.
P.J. Tucker StatementNBA.com
Phoenix Suns player sentenced for 'super extreme' DUIAZFamily
Suns' Tucker gets jail time for DUIKTUU.com
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Cyber Threat on Planes
Cyber Security, Plane, Hacking, Ruben Santamarta, a Cyber security researcher, stated that he has figured out a way to hack satellite communications on passenger jets through Wi-Fi, also giving them access to aircraft security. As a consultant with the firm ...
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Nintendo News: Playable Ganondorf Highlights New Details for Hyrule Warriors
REDMOND, Wash., Aug 04, 2014 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Video game fans will get the chance to play as the baddest bad guy of The Legend of Zelda video game series. Ganondorf, nemesis of Link and aspiring Triforce owner, will become a force to be ...
Hyrule Warriors: Zant, Ghirahim, Ganondorf Confirmed PlayableGameSided
Costume DLC Revealed for Hyrule WarriorsHardcore Gamer
Ganon Is Finally Playable In A Zelda GameKotaku
The Gamer Headlines
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Wall Street Journal
How China's Using Its Antimonopoly Law to Pressure Foreign Businesses
Wall Street Journal
China is using its six-year-old antimonopoly law to put foreign businesses under increasing pressure, a development that experts say will intensify as Beijing seeks greater sway over the prices paid by Chinese companies and consumers. As the WSJ's Laurie ...
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Storage maker builds fast SSD to prepare for life after NAND flash
Storage technologies much faster than NAND flash aren't expected to reach most smartphones and data centers for years, but preparations are already underway in order to make the most of them when they arrive. Western Digital's HGST subsidiary is ...
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GM making progress to fix recall website
Sydney Morning Herald
General Motors says it has made progress in fixing its recall website so that it correctly lists all the cars that need recall repairs. The company said on Monday that it expects the site to be fully corrected this week. The government said on Friday that GM's ...
GM says it's making progress to fix recall websiteArgus Press
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Google Removes 'Bomb Gaza' Game From App Store After Public Outcry
Google on Monday removed from its Play Store a downloadable game called “Bomb Gaza” that simulated Israeli attacks on the Gaza Strip. The move came after a flurry of outraged comments posted to Google's app store review page and elsewhere.
Google Removes 'Bomb Gaza' Apps From Play StoreMashable
'Bomb Gaza' App Leads To Harsh Criticism Of Google Play StoreHuffington Post
Google pulls 'Bomb Gaza' game from app store after backlashThe Globe and Mail
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DirecTV reaches deal to carry SEC Network
BRISTOL, Conn. — DirecTV has reached a deal with ESPN to carry the SEC Network when it launches. The announced agreement Monday means the network will be available in 87 million households when it goes on the air on Aug. 14. DirecTV has about ...
DirecTV signs deal to deliver SEC NetworkTuscaloosa News
DirecTV Will Carry SEC Network; Five Biggest Live Video Providers Will Have ...Team Speed Kills
DirecTV signs on to carry SEC NetworkColumbus Ledger-Enquirer
KBTX -Greenville News -WATE-TV
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Scrabble adds 5000 words to dictionary, some of which you'll actually use
2. “TE isn't a word? Seriously? How is TE not a word? AE, DE, FE, NE, OE and PE are all words, but not TE? Isn't that what Julie Andrews said goes with jam and bread? HOW IT TE NOT A WORD? [Flips over tiles in frustration.]“ (20th Century Fox). Maybe that ...
'Selfie,' 'frenemy' now playable in ScrabbleNew York Daily News
Scrabble Adds 5000 New Words To Official Players DictionaryHuffington Post
Now You Can Use The Word 'Selfie' in ScrabbleTIME
TheCelebrityCafe.com -Chron.com -Marketplace.org
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New York Times
Xiaomi overtakes Samsung in sales in China
Samsung is considered the big dog in most large markets, especially here in the US. The company dominates all others around it, meaning firms like HTC and LG are just picking up the crumbs. However, China is a very different smartphone market. It's very ...
Xiaomi Overtakes Samsung in China Smartphone MarketWall Street Journal (blog)
Tipping Point: Xiaomi Overtakes Samsung in China for First TimeYahoo News UK
Foreign brokerages cautious about HTC outlookFocus Taiwan News Channel
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iPad Air vs iPad 4: The Similarities, Differences, And What You Need To Know ...
Tablets are increasingly pervasive in the average American household, and it's a big decision for many to pick up the device that will suit their specific needs. iPhone 6 Pushed Back Further Due To China Factory Explosion? Like Us on Facebook ...
Apple iPad Mini 3 news: release date and tech specsLawyer Herald
iPad Air 2 alleged images reveal a few tweaksCNET
iPad Air 2 rear shell purportedly shown off in leaked photosPhoneDog
AppAdvice -Computerworld Australia -BGR
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Report: Your Car is the Latest Target for Hackers
The Charlottesville Newsplex
CBS MoneyWatch - That high-tech keyless car security system is pretty sweet -- for hackers. According to a new report in Wired, thieves can use off-the-shelf hardware and software to impersonate a vehicle's security fob and break into a car in no more than a ...
Wirelessly Hacking--And Unlocking--Cars Is Easier Than It Should BeGizmodo
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Why The Internet Of Things Is Still Roadblocked
It's increasingly a truism that the Internet of Things is going to be a big deal. The main question is when. While analysts are projecting the need for millions of developers by 2020 to tie together all our smart and not-yet-smart gadgets, there remain significant ...
Is There Any Way to Avoid Standards Wars in the Emerging Internet of Things?IEEE Spectrum
@IBMIoT Internet of Things Presentation Slides @ThingsExpo [@Mac_Devine]SYS-CON Media (press release)
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Microsoft deep-sixes some Azure discount plans
Man bites dog shocker: a cloud provider actually ends a discount. There are a few possible explanations for Microsoft's decision to eliminate an Azure price reduction for new subscribers. Scott Guthrie at Windows Azure 2012 intro. photo: Microsoft. It' s not ...
Market Update: Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) – Microsoft to Samsung ...Jutia Group
Report: CIA's Amazon Private Cloud Now OnlineData Center Knowledge
Google, Apple, Netflix: A Trifecta To Kill Amazon?ValueWalk
Washington Business Journal (blog)
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'Sex Tape' and the Internet of Things
"Nobody understands the cloud. The cloud is f***ing mysterious." This, exasperates Jay, one of a couple who has taped his wife and himself performing every position illustrated in The Joy of Sex to turbocharge their sex life after marriage and the birth of two ...
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