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French Media Website Crash Causes Investigated - Yahoo News UK

January 16, 2015 - 3:39am

Yahoo News UK

French Media Website Crash Causes Investigated
Yahoo News UK
Several French national media websites crashed following a series of hacking incidents in the wake of last week's terror attacks. Le Parisien, L'Express, 20 Minutes, France Inter, Mediapart and Marianne were all hit by problems - with users seeing error ...

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App Finder: Top fitness apps - Gurdon Times

January 16, 2015 - 3:20am

Christian Science Monitor

App Finder: Top fitness apps
Gurdon Times
Looking for some tools to help you keep on top of your fitness goals this year? Trying to make sure you don't give up on your resolutions so soon? There are a plethora of apps out there that can help you track your workouts, get into new fitness routines and ...
Charlie Hebdo app: magazine released on iPhone and Android after physical ...The Independent

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Google search starts linking directly to event tickets - Engadget

January 15, 2015 - 11:05pm

Billboard

Google search starts linking directly to event tickets
Engadget
Just can't wait to snag some tickets for a big concert, but don't want to wade through the band's site (or the ticket shop's page) to make sure you get a good seat? You won't have to after today. Google has forged deals with AXS, Ticketfly and Ticketmaster that ...
Google Streamlines Concert and Ticket SearchesBillboard
Google expands events in Knowledge Graph to include ticket links, delegated ...VentureBeat
Google Search Now Highlights Concert Info From Ticketfly, AXS, Ticketmaster ...hypebot.com
Search Engine Land
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Intel Rides Data Center, PCs to Record 2014 Revenue - eWeek

January 15, 2015 - 10:35pm

PCWorld

Intel Rides Data Center, PCs to Record 2014 Revenue
eWeek
The chip maker also saw strong growth in such new areas as the IoT, but Intel saw continued losses in the mobile device space. When Brian Krzanich took over at Intel's CEO in May 2013, the global PC market was in the middle of a deep sales decline and ...
Intel's $4.21 Billion Mobile Loss Would Have Sunk Most RivalsBusinessweek
Intel looks to cut smartphone chip lossesFinancial Times
Slow demand for PC drags Intel sales numbers downMalay Mail Online
PC Advisor
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Sorry, Apple. Google Play store now has more apps than iTunes. - Christian Science Monitor

January 15, 2015 - 10:02pm

Christian Science Monitor

Sorry, Apple. Google Play store now has more apps than iTunes.
Christian Science Monitor
FILE - The Google logo at a store in Hialeah, Fla. Google created more apps and recruited more developers than Apple in 2014. Alan Diaz. View Caption. Apple's App Store may have had a record-breaking start to 2015, but as appFigures reports, Google has ...

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Sorry, Apple. Google Play store now has more apps than iTunes. - Christian Science Monitor

January 15, 2015 - 10:02pm

Christian Science Monitor

Sorry, Apple. Google Play store now has more apps than iTunes.
Christian Science Monitor
FILE - The Google logo at a store in Hialeah, Fla. Google created more apps and recruited more developers than Apple in 2014. Alan Diaz. View Caption. Apple's App Store may have had a record-breaking start to 2015, but as appFigures reports, Google has ...
In Numbers, Google Play Is Larger Than Apple's App StoreNews Every day
Google Play gained more new apps than Apple's app store in 2014Memeburn
Google Play now has more apps than Apple's App Store, report saysMashable

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Samsung hires former president of Jony Ive's old design studio for global initiative - Apple Insider

January 15, 2015 - 8:34pm

Apple Insider

Samsung hires former president of Jony Ive's old design studio for global initiative
Apple Insider
Looking to freshen up its product range, Samsung in January found a new head of global design in Don-tae Lee, former co-president of a London-based design consultancy founded by Apple SVP of Design Jony Ive called Tangerine. New Samsung head of ...
Samsung Electronics' New Design Lead Is An Alum Of Jony Ive's Former ...TechCrunch
Samsung taps ex-Tangerine man as head of global designZDNet
Samsung's newly hired design chief hails from Jony Ive's old studioEngadget
9 to 5 Google -Android Headlines - Android News
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Why I Love And Hate The Apple iPhone 6 Plus - Forbes

January 15, 2015 - 8:34pm

Forbes

Why I Love And Hate The Apple iPhone 6 Plus
Forbes
All of which means I'm going to advocate you buying one, right? Actually not so fast. I've had the iPhone 6 Plus and iPhone 6 since their September launch and moving to the massive iPhone 6 Plus is not something to take lightly. Several major issues will be ...

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Google Is 'One Step Closer' to Making Your Smartphone a 'Universal' Language ... - TheBlaze.com

January 15, 2015 - 7:58pm

TheBlaze.com

Google Is 'One Step Closer' to Making Your Smartphone a 'Universal' Language ...
TheBlaze.com
Google launched an update to its Translate smartphone app on Wednesday with one new feature that could come in handy for travelers with limited foreign language skills. “While using the Translate app, just point your camera at a sign or text and you'll see ...

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PC prices will stay low this year, Intel says - PCWorld

January 15, 2015 - 7:17pm

PCWorld

PC prices will stay low this year, Intel says
PCWorld
Capable, lightweight laptops are available these days for less than $200, and those prices are likely to stick around or even fall slightly this year, Intel says. PC shipments are expected stabilize this year, and average prices for desktops and laptops may ...
Intel looks to cut smartphone chip lossesFinancial Times
Medic! Intel can't stanch bleeding from mobile chip bizThe Register
Intel Earnings: Data Center Revenue Soars As Mobile Revenue TanksCRN
VentureBeat -Investor's Business Daily -Network World
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December 2014 NPD – Call Of Duty: Advanced Warfare Leads The Month And ... - Game Informer

January 15, 2015 - 5:52pm

Game Informer

December 2014 NPD – Call Of Duty: Advanced Warfare Leads The Month And ...
Game Informer
The NPD group has released its report for the final month of 2014 and the entire year. The industry saw a modest uptick of 1 percent for the full year, however the category sales paint a more complex picture. Hardware sales increased from $4.24 billion in ...

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Sony: PS4 was the top-selling console of 2014 worldwide - VentureBeat

January 15, 2015 - 5:37pm

VentureBeat

Sony: PS4 was the top-selling console of 2014 worldwide
VentureBeat
Sony may have lost the console sales race to Microsoft's Xbox One in November and December, but it won the year as a whole. Sony confirmed that the PlayStation 4 was the best-selling gaming console worldwide in 2014, and it is continuing on a sales pace ...
Xbox One Goes Back Down To $349TechCrunch
Microsoft reduces Xbox One price... againEntertainment Weekly
Microsoft cuts Xbox One price again as industry posts flat 2014The Seattle Times (blog)
Inquirer -New York Daily News -iAfrica.com
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Select Marriott Guests Can Test Drive the New GoPro HERO4 - TravelPulse

January 15, 2015 - 5:12pm

TravelPulse

Select Marriott Guests Can Test Drive the New GoPro HERO4
TravelPulse
Marriott Hotels, Marriott International's flagship brand, announced on Thursday that guests who stay at participating Marriott Hotels in the Caribbean and Latin America will be given the opportunity to test drive the new GoPro HERO4 camera for free and share ...

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Silicon Valley Companies Agree to Pay $415 Million to Settle Wage Case - Wall Street Journal

January 15, 2015 - 5:08pm

Wall Street Journal

Silicon Valley Companies Agree to Pay $415 Million to Settle Wage Case
Wall Street Journal
Apple, Google, Intel and Adobe have agreed to pay 64,000 current and former workers $415 million. Agence France-Presse/Getty Images. By. Jeff Elder. Jeff Elder. The Wall Street Journal. CANCEL. BiographyJeff Elder · jeff.elder@wsj.com · @JeffElder · jeff.
Apple, Google, Intel, and Adobe agree to pay $415M to settle poaching suitVentureBeat
Apple, Google agree to pay $415M to settle 'no-poach' class action suitApple Insider
Apple, Google cough up another $90 million to settle hiring conspiracy chargesLos Angeles Times
Reuters -U-T San Diego
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Cyberattackers Target 19000 French Websites in Wake of Charlie Hebdo - Wall Street Journal (blog)

January 15, 2015 - 4:59pm

Cyberattackers Target 19000 French Websites in Wake of Charlie Hebdo
Wall Street Journal (blog)
As many as 19,000 French websites during the last week suffered cyberattacks intended to knock them offline. Admiral Arnaud Coustillière, head of cyberdefense for the French military, called the attacks an “unprecedented surge,” reports the Associated ...

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Five reasons you may want to consider prepaid mobile - SlashGear

January 15, 2015 - 4:32pm

SlashGear

Five reasons you may want to consider prepaid mobile
SlashGear
As new prepaid plans become more and more ambitious, customers are starting to wonder if they should think about what life might be like on the other side of a contract. Prepaid has a hollow ring for many, as they tend to see it as a second-run alternative to ...
T-Mobile Offers New 'Simply Prepaid' PlansPC Magazine
T-Mobile announces new prepaid plans, starting at $40 per monthWashington Post (blog)
Telecom Stock Roundup: Sprint amp; T-Mobile US Gain Subscribers in Q4 ...Zacks.com
Headlines & Global News -Hot Hardware -Gotta Be Mobile
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People Still Log Into MySpace..to Find 'Throwback' Pics - PC Magazine

January 15, 2015 - 4:25pm

Mashable

People Still Log Into MySpace..to Find 'Throwback' Pics
PC Magazine
How many people do you think visit MySpace on a regular basis? You might be surprised to hear that the number hovers around 50 million, according to Viant CEO Tim Vanderhook, who owns Specific Media, which purchased MySpace for $35 million in ...
Shockingly, MySpace had 50 million unique visitors towards the end of last yearAfterDawn
MySpace Still Gets VisitorsUbergizmo (blog)
Your #TBT photos are helping to keep Myspace afloatMashable
NBCNews.com
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This app wants to be the hotel industry's Uber - Quartz

January 15, 2015 - 4:20pm

Quartz

This app wants to be the hotel industry's Uber
Quartz
What it feels like to not have a hotel room on the go.(AP Photo/Frank Augstein). SHARE. Written by. Zainab Mudallal@Zainab_Mudallal. January 15, 2015. It's yet another example of the Uberization of everything. Booking Now, which hit iOS stores today, is a ...
Reserve a Hotel Room in Two Taps Via 'Booking Now'PC Magazine
Booking.com's App for Last-Minute Deals Will Probably Kill HotelTonightWired
Booking Now app offers hotel reservations in 'just two taps'Mashable
MarketWatch -Union Gazette
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Who's to blame for the Net neutrality mess? Look to Verizon - CNET

January 15, 2015 - 4:09pm

TechCrunch

Who's to blame for the Net neutrality mess? Look to Verizon
CNET
Verizon fought hard to overturn 2010 rules governing Internet access. But it now faces the possibility that the FCC will impose even stricter regulations than the ones it had thrown out. by Marguerite Reardon · @maggie_reardon; January 15, 2015 10:29 AM ...
Exclusive: White House says net neutrality legislation not neededReuters
Don't Let Congress (and Comcast) Derail Real Net NeutralityHuffington Post
GOP makes U-turn on net neutralityPolitico
TechCrunch -Broadcasting & Cable
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Virgin and Qualcomm Back OneWeb Satellite Internet Venture - NBCNews.com

January 15, 2015 - 3:57pm

Times of India

Virgin and Qualcomm Back OneWeb Satellite Internet Venture
NBCNews.com
Billionaire businessman Richard Branson says that his Virgin Group is investing in OneWeb's multibillion-dollar plan to provide global satellite-based Internet access — and that Virgin Galactic's LauncherOne system will put OneWeb's satellites into orbit.
Virgin And Qualcomm Are Investing In Satellite Internet Company OneWebForbes
Virgin, Qualcomm to invest in Internet-via-satellite ventureGlobalPost
Greg Wyler's OneWeb Satellite-Internet Company Secures FundingWall Street Journal
Satellite Today
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