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Cue the hand-wringing, Docker acquires Tutum. More ecosystem angst on its way? - Computerworld

October 21, 2015 - 8:05am

Computerworld

Cue the hand-wringing, Docker acquires Tutum. More ecosystem angst on its way?
Computerworld
First the news, then a look at what it means. Docker, the commercial entity behind the eponymously named open-source initiative, is today announcing that it is acquiring Docker ecosystem startup Tutum. For its part, Tutum is a cloud service to deploy ...
​Docker snaps up Tutum to expand its cloud offering into DevOpsZDNet
Docker acquires container deployment startup TutumVentureBeat
Docker Fills Big Hole With Tutum AcquisitionTechCrunch
InformationWeek -CRN -Business Insider
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Microsoft Surface Pro 4 review: It's faster, it's better, and it has more ... - PCWorld

October 21, 2015 - 8:00am

CNET

Microsoft Surface Pro 4 review: It's faster, it's better, and it has more ...
PCWorld
The Microsoft Surface Pro 4 has satisfied one expectation: It's taken the proven success of the Surface Pro 3 and gone even further, offering a substantial performance boost and other improvements. Now comes the harder part. The tablet ecosystem has ...
Microsoft Surface Book reviewThe Verge
Microsoft's Surface Book: A nice laptop, but still not my 'ultimate' PCZDNet
Microsoft's Surface Pro 4 Builds On The Pro 3, Bolstered By Windows 10TechCrunch
Engadget -Ars Technica -PC Magazine
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Toyota Recalls 6.5 Million Vehicles for Window Switch Defect - ABC News

October 21, 2015 - 7:44am

The Globe and Mail

Toyota Recalls 6.5 Million Vehicles for Window Switch Defect
ABC News
Toyota Motor Corp. is recalling 6.5 million vehicles worldwide for a defective power window switch that can overheat, melt and lead to fires. One injury in the U.S., a person who suffered a burn on the hand, has been reported related to the defect ...
Toyota orders worldwide recall of 6.5 million vehiclesUSA TODAY
Toyota to Recall 6.5 Million Vehicles to Fix Window SwitchesNew York Times
Toyota recalls 6.5 million cars over window defectRapid News Network
gulfnews.com
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Facebook Launches TechPrep To Grow The Pipeline By Empowering Black And Latino ... - TechCrunch

October 20, 2015 - 11:01pm

TechCrunch

Facebook Launches TechPrep To Grow The Pipeline By Empowering Black And Latino ...
TechCrunch
Facebook is launching TechPrep, a new initiative in partnership with McKinsey & Company, to offer resources like tutorials, videos and games for parents to help their kids pursue careers in computer programming. Although TechPrep is generally a ...
Facebook's TechPrep to expose more blacks, Hispanics to computer scienceUSA TODAY
Facebook Plans Coding SiteWall Street Journal
Facebook's Effort to Diversify Tech: Educate the ParentsRe/code
Chicago Tribune
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Misfit Debuts The Shine 2, A Bigger, More Powerful Version Of Its Flagship ... - TechCrunch

October 20, 2015 - 9:31pm

TechCrunch

Misfit Debuts The Shine 2, A Bigger, More Powerful Version Of Its Flagship ...
TechCrunch
Over two years ago, Misfit launched an activity monitor called “Shine,” which was among the first breakout successes in the wearable space, offering an attractive alternative to competitors' then more plastic-looking fitness trackers. In the years ...
Misfit's new $100 Shine 2 fitness tracker buzzes and glows, and is a smart ...CNET
Misfit's Shine 2 Combines Fitness, Fashion and Smart Home ControlWall Street Journal (blog)
Misfit's New Shine 2 Fitness Tracker Is Much More Helpful Than the OriginalGizmodo
VentureBeat -Engadget -Android Police
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Magic Leap Aims to Build Operating System for Augmented Reality - Wall Street Journal

October 20, 2015 - 9:05pm

Wall Street Journal

Magic Leap Aims to Build Operating System for Augmented Reality
Wall Street Journal
LAGUNA BEACH, Calif.—Augmented-reality startup Magic Leap Inc. doesn't want to immerse you into a new world. Instead, it wants to build on top of the world you have. As Chief Executive Rony Abovitz put it Tuesday, the startup is trying to build “an ...
Stunning Magic Leap demo is as real as augmented reality getsCNET
Magic Leap is a computing platform where the real world is your screenEngadget
Magic Leap delivers another peek at its augmented reality systemMashable
The Verge -Re/code -SlashGear
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PS4 Gets Price Drop In Australia - GameSpot

October 20, 2015 - 7:44pm

GameSpot

PS4 Gets Price Drop In Australia
GameSpot
Sony Computer Entertainment Europe has announced a price for the PlayStation 4 in Australia. Going forward, a PS4 with a 500GB hard disk drive will now have a recommended retail price of A$479.95 (including GST), down from its previous price of ...
September 2015 NPD Sales Analysis: NBA2K16 has the best launch for a sports ...GearNuke
Twitch finally gets a proper PS4 streaming appEngadget
PlayStation 4 Adds Dedicated Twitch App For Viewing StreamsGame Rant
WorthPlaying.com -IGN -Gazette Review
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Giphy introduces dead simple GIF creation tools - Mashable

October 20, 2015 - 6:56pm

Mashable

Giphy introduces dead simple GIF creation tools
Mashable
GIF lovers rejoice — the GIF masters at Giphy just made it a lot easier to make animated GIFs. The company unveiled a set of really simple GIF creation tools Tuesday, including ones to turn video clips into GIFS, a new uploader and a slideshow tool to ...
Giphy Launches Its Amazing New GIF MakerCapitalberg
Giphy Finally Launches Its Own GIF-MakerWIRED
Giphy releases a killer GIF makerThe Daily Dot
The Verge -TechCrunch -Daily News & Analysis
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Yahoo signs ad pact with Google; earnings and revenue miss - Reuters

October 20, 2015 - 5:51pm

Reuters

Yahoo signs ad pact with Google; earnings and revenue miss
Reuters
Yahoo Inc (YHOO.O) said on Tuesday it had signed a search advertising deal with Google Inc, providing a potential boost to Marissa Mayer's efforts to turn around the company, which also reported revenue and profit that fell short of market estimates.
After Disappointing Results, Yahoo Promises More Focused StrategyNew York Times
When all else fails, Yahoo decides to 'focus'Fortune
Yahoo, Google Strike Deal For Use Of Search Ads, ResultsMediaPost Communications
Los Angeles Times -MarketWatch -Variety
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GM credits LG Chem with creating much of the Chevy Bolt - Detroit Free Press

October 20, 2015 - 3:34pm

Detroit Free Press

GM credits LG Chem with creating much of the Chevy Bolt
Detroit Free Press
In a break with the past, General Motors acknowledged today that LG Chem didn't only supply batteries for the 2017 Chevrolet Bolt, but co-developed the electric car's climate controls, electric-drive motor, power electronics and dashboard displays and ...
GM, LG form broad partnership for Bolt EVAutomotive News
GM Says Chevy Bolt Electric Range Could Be Over 200 MilesABC News
LG, GM Team Up on Chevy Bolt EV DevelopmentPC Magazine
GM Authority (blog)
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Verizon tips upcoming Droid Turbo 2 with shatterproof screen on video - ZDNet

October 20, 2015 - 3:21pm

ZDNet

Verizon tips upcoming Droid Turbo 2 with shatterproof screen on video
ZDNet
Verizon Wireless is expected to launch at least one new handset next week at a press event and odds are good that at least one of them will be the Droid Turbo 2. If there's any doubt, Verizon is already squelching it by tweeting on Tuesday this short ...
Motorola DROID Turbo 2 Teased Ahead of ReleaseGotta Be Mobile
The 'shatterproof' Droid Turbo 2 gets teased by VerizonEngadget
Verizon video teases the shatterproof glass on the Motorola DROID Turbo 2Phone Arena
Android Headlines - Android News -The Verge -TechnoBuffalo
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Google Photos hits 100 million monthly users after five months - The Verge

October 20, 2015 - 3:05pm

TechCrunch

Google Photos hits 100 million monthly users after five months
The Verge
Google Photos is less than half a year old, but it's already hit a major milestone with more than 100 million monthly active users, the company announced today. The unlimited photo service comes with apps available on iOS, Android, and on the web, and ...
Google Photos Passes 100 Million Monthly Users In Just 4 MonthsAndroid Headlines - Android News
Google Photos Draws 100M Users In Just 5 Months, Plus Other Things To Know ...Tech Times
Google Photos reaches 100M users in five monthsGigaom
TechCrunch -Re/code -International Business Times -Google Blog
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Tesla Slides as Consumer Reports Ends Model S Recommendation - Bloomberg

October 20, 2015 - 2:41pm

Bloomberg

Tesla Slides as Consumer Reports Ends Model S Recommendation
Bloomberg
Tesla Motors Inc. fell the most in eight weeks after Consumer Reports said the Model S luxury electric car fell from its recommended list because of below-average reliability. Tesla stock fell 9.5 percent to $206.34 at 1:28 p.m. New York time after ...
Consumer Reports Withdraws Its Tesla Model S RecommendationTechCrunch
Tesla Motors Inc. (TSLA) Stock Tanks After Consumer Reports Flunks Model SInternational Business Times
Tesla's long-term viability called into question as company combusts in ...BGR
Quartz -Mashable -Los Angeles Times
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