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Nokia Lumia 1320 UK launch imminent – Company's UK website says 'coming ... - iTech Post

January 13, 2014 - 8:54am

iTech Post

Nokia Lumia 1320 UK launch imminent – Company's UK website says 'coming ...
iTech Post
The large-screen Nokia Lumia 1320 seems ready to make its UK debut shortly, as the company now lists the phablet as "coming soon" on its UK site. The Lumia 1320 is the very first phablet to run Microsoft's Windows Phone 8 (WP8), and it's also the first ...

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Underclocked Tegra K1 outperforms Tegra 4, Snapdragon 800, A7 - Geek

January 13, 2014 - 8:40am

Geek

Underclocked Tegra K1 outperforms Tegra 4, Snapdragon 800, A7
Geek
As CES kicked off last week Nvidia revealed a surprising new mobile processor in the form of the Tegra K1. This chip looks to be a big deal in terms of pure performance, sporting a 2.5GHz clock speed, quad cores, and 192 CUDA cores, it should be able to ...
NVIDIA Tegra K1 benchmarks reveal incredible performanceThe Droid Guy
Mobile NVIDIA Tegra K1 Outperforms Intel's PC-Class Haswell GraphicsGotta Be Mobile
Early benchmarks say NVIDIA Tegra K1 outclasses the competitionPhandroid.com
Engadget -NDTV -Android Headlines - Android News
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Google developing travel price comparison service? - CANOE

January 13, 2014 - 8:34am

Google developing travel price comparison service?
CANOE
The search giant is planning to partner with European budget airline Ryanair on a potentially revolutionary system that could launch as early as March, according to a report published Sunday. The news was revealed by Ryanair's colorfully outspoken chief ...

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The trolls who cried wolf: Hackers claim responsibility for routine DropBox outage - ITProPortal

January 13, 2014 - 8:33am

ITProPortal

The trolls who cried wolf: Hackers claim responsibility for routine DropBox outage
ITProPortal
Hackers from the group "The 1775 Sec" claimed to be behind the DropBox outage on Friday, in an underwhelming attempt to "troll the media" in memory of Aaron Schwartz. The group posted a message to their Twitter feed over the weekend, in which they ...

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Storming The Beaches With Normandy: Does Nokia Have An Android Phone? - Gadget Review

January 13, 2014 - 8:30am

Gadget Review

Storming The Beaches With Normandy: Does Nokia Have An Android Phone?
Gadget Review
Nokia has been getting creative as it struggles to regain the market edge that it once enjoyed. That's why Nokia currently offers a phone that's as much camera as communications device. And it's also why the company has been testing an Android-based ...

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Nokia's Android Smartphone Images Leaked Again - ValueWalk

January 13, 2014 - 8:28am

ValueWalk

Nokia's Android Smartphone Images Leaked Again
ValueWalk
In November, we saw images of Nokia's first Android smartphone – codenamed Normandy, showing what Nokia's venture into Android world would look like. As per the leaks, that device would be running on a 'forked' version of Android, much similar to ...
Nokia Normandy shown in the wild and powered on in latest leaked photosandroidandme.com
More leaks of Nokia Android handset, codenamed Normandy appear onlineMSN UK

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Toyota's Sports Coupe Concept Signals Performance Push - Bloomberg

January 13, 2014 - 8:23am

INAUTONEWS

Toyota's Sports Coupe Concept Signals Performance Push
Bloomberg
Toyota Motor Corp. (7203), synonymous with staid Camry sedans and Corolla small cars, is signaling a desire to get back into sports cars with a concept coupe hinting at the looks of its future performance model. Toyota showed the FT-1 front-engine, ...
Toyota FT-1 Concept Heralds A More Exciting Future (And Maybe A New Sports ...Forbes
Toyota FT-1 Concept First LookMotorTrend Magazine
Fabulous Toyota FT-1 Concept is Ready to Drive January 14PR Newswire (press release)
INAUTONEWS
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Sprint kills One Up in favor of Framily Plan - CNET

January 13, 2014 - 7:39am

The Periscope Post

Sprint kills One Up in favor of Framily Plan
CNET
One Up, which allowed customers to pay for their phone over 24 months and upgrade after a year, was retired after just four months. Roger Cheng. by Roger Cheng. January 13, 2014 5:35 AM PST. Follow @RogerWCheng. (Credit: Lynn La/CNET). Well, that ...
Sprint dumps One Up plans in favor of new "Framily" plansMobile Burn
Sprint ends One Up program after just four monthsGigaOM
Sprint's One-Up is dead thanks to the new Framily plansPhandroid.com
Gadget Review -PhoneDog
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10 Tech Things You Need To Know This Morning - San Francisco Chronicle

January 13, 2014 - 7:37am

Siliconrepublic.com

10 Tech Things You Need To Know This Morning
San Francisco Chronicle
We hope you had a great weekend. Here's the latest tech news to kickstart your week: An Uber carrying Eventbrite CTO Renaud Visage & Kat Borlongan from the airport to Paris was allegedly attacked by cab drivers this morning. "Smashed windows, flat tires, ...
Protesting Taxi Drivers Attack Uber Car Near ParisTechCrunch
Uber Paris confirms attack on car: We 'strongly condemn' the violenceVentureBeat
Taxi dispute gets physical in France with attack on Uber carCNET
Business Insider -Siliconrepublic.com -The Verge
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Dropbox outage sparked by buggy server upgrade - CNET

January 13, 2014 - 7:25am

Dropbox outage sparked by buggy server upgrade
CNET
A planned server maintenance job went awry because of a "subtle bug" in an upgrade script - but users' files were never at risk, the company says. Lance Whitney. by Lance Whitney. January 13, 2014 5:20 AM PST. Follow @lancewhit. Dropbox logo. Dropbox ...

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Chevy Corvette is North American Car of the Year - USA TODAY

January 13, 2014 - 7:10am

Guardian Liberty Voice

Chevy Corvette is North American Car of the Year
USA TODAY
DETROIT -- Chevrolet Corvette Stingray, the American icon completely redone last year for its seventh generation, was named Monday as the North American Car of the Year at the opening of the press preview for the North American International Auto Show ...
Chevrolet Doubles Up for Car and Truck of the YearNew York Times
GM sweeps 2014 North American car and truck awards at Detroit showReuters
Corvette, Silverado take top auto show awardsWashington Post
CNNMoney -Bloomberg
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Microsoft hit in weekend of hacking attacks - BBC News

January 13, 2014 - 5:38am

BBC News

Microsoft hit in weekend of hacking attacks
BBC News
Microsoft's official blog and two of its Twitter accounts are believed to have been hacked by the Syrian Electronic Army. The hacking group accessed the social media accounts to post pro-Syria messages and to criticise the company. Microsoft shut down the ...
Syrian Electronic Army hacks Microsoft Twitter accountsTelegraph.co.uk
Microsoft social media platforms hacked by SEAITProPortal
Syrian Electronic Army claims Microsoft as its latest victimInquirer
V3.co.uk -ComputerWeekly.com -Times of India
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Wii U Developer Explains Some Of The Console's Shortcomings - Ubergizmo

January 13, 2014 - 4:50am

Wii U Developer Explains Some Of The Console's Shortcomings
Ubergizmo
Wii U Developer Explains Some Of The Consoles Shortcomings While the original Nintendo Wii proved to be a success for the company, its successor, the Wii U, has proven to be anything but. Retailers have called the console's sales disappointing, and ...

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Google will 'change the way people buy tickets forever', says Ryanair boss - Telegraph.co.uk

January 13, 2014 - 4:34am

Telegraph.co.uk

Google will 'change the way people buy tickets forever', says Ryanair boss
Telegraph.co.uk
Google is working on a new price comparison tool for airline travel which will “blow everyone else out of the water”, according to budget airline Ryanair. Speaking to Irish newspaper the Sunday Independent, airline boss Michael O'Leary said that he was ...
Google developing travel price comparison service?CANOE

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The EU ban has lifted: European customers can now purchase an older Mac Pro - VentureBeat

January 13, 2014 - 4:17am

AppAdvice

The EU ban has lifted: European customers can now purchase an older Mac Pro
VentureBeat
Customers in Europe can now purchase the old Mac Pro with delivery to France as early as Jan. 14. The older model Mac Pro breached European Union rules requiring extra shielding on fans and electrical ports. It has not been shipping in Europe since last ...
Mac Pro Returns to Europe After 10-Month HiatusMashable
New Mac Pro Begins Shipping In EuropeUbergizmo
Mac Pro back on sale in Europe following previous banEngadget
AppAdvice -9 to 5 Mac -Cult of Mac
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Anonymous Dev Claims Nintendo Unfamiliar with PSN and Xbox Live - The Escapist

January 13, 2014 - 3:36am

Just Push Start

Anonymous Dev Claims Nintendo Unfamiliar with PSN and Xbox Live
The Escapist
An anonymous developer claims nobody in Nintendo's Wii U "development teams" have used PSN or Xbox Live. If you ever wondered why Nintendo's online infrastructure is nowhere near as robust as the PlayStation Network or Xbox Live, that's because ...
Nintendo was unfamiliar with rivals' online featuresLazygamer
Nintendo Network Devs Were Unacquainted with Xbox Live, PSN, Says Third ...IGN
Tell-all explores the Wii U's development problemsEngadget
Explosion -Kotaku
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Can redone 200 get Chrysler back into midsize sedan game? - USA TODAY

January 12, 2014 - 11:41pm

euronews

Can redone 200 get Chrysler back into midsize sedan game?
USA TODAY
For the first time in more than a decade Chrysler has a completely new midsize sedan to challenge the titans of the industry's most competitive segment — with ambitions to outsell some of them. The 2015 Chrysler 200 takes a bow today at the North American ...
Chrysler Targets Top Midsize Cars With New 200ABC News
Chrysler trumpets shared design with Fiat as Chrysler 200 debutsReuters
2015 Chrysler 200 First LookMotorTrend Magazine
Automobile Magazine -Forbes
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2015 Ford F-150: the world's best-selling truck goes aluminum to be lighter ... - CNET

January 12, 2014 - 11:13pm

CNN

2015 Ford F-150: the world's best-selling truck goes aluminum to be lighter ...
CNET
763,402 sales in 2013. That'd be a huge number for just about any product you can think of, but when you consider that's how many F-150s Ford moved in 2013 alone, it's an eye-opening feat. That's fully 40 percent of the US truck market, capping off the ...
Ford's Aluminum F-150 Marks New EraWall Street Journal
Aluminum Revolution: Ford introduces a new F-150Washington Post
Ford's bet on F-150 reflects new tech, Mulally's imprintReuters
Los Angeles Times -Bloomberg -San Francisco Chronicle
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NBC's News Unit Teams With Video Start-Up NowThis News - New York Times

January 12, 2014 - 10:02pm

mediabistro.com

NBC's News Unit Teams With Video Start-Up NowThis News
New York Times
Broadcasting executives realize that viewers increasingly get their news by glancing on their smartphones instead of spending a half-hour in front of the television. Reacting to that shift, NBC's news division has invested in a company that will help it produce ...
NBC News Partners with NowThis Newsmediabistro.com
NBCUniversal Invests in Mobile Startup NowThis NewsAdweek
NBCUniversal News Group Announces Strategic Collaboration And Investment ...NEWS.GNOM.ES
TheWrap -Fort Mills Times -TechCrunch
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Cost of Cool in India? An iPhone - New York Times

January 12, 2014 - 9:18pm

NDTV

Cost of Cool in India? An iPhone
New York Times
The wait to buy new iPhones last November in Ahmadabad, India. Ajit Solanki/Associated Press. BANGALORE, India — After deliberating for months, Abhilash Sathyendra, a 25-year-old equity adviser in Mysore, India, bought his first Apple phone. He paid ...
Apple Inc. (AAPL)'s India Strategy: A Tough Battle AheadValueWalk
EMIs Make Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) iPhone Affordable To IndiansFX News Call
Apple wakes up to India's potential; makes iPhones cheaper, without appearing ...Economic Times
NDTV -Jagran Post
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