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Introducing LG KizON, a wearable designed for kids - HEXUS

July 9, 2014 - 12:03pm

Introducing LG KizON, a wearable designed for kids
HEXUS
London, UK, 9th July, 2014 - LG Electronics (LG) will extend the wearable experience to parents with children with its new KizON wristband. KizON is LG's new wearable designed exclusively for pre-school and primary school children that offers parents a ...

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EU Begins Questioning Facebook Rivals Over WhatsApp Deal - Wall Street Journal

July 9, 2014 - 11:21am

Wall Street Journal

EU Begins Questioning Facebook Rivals Over WhatsApp Deal
Wall Street Journal
European Union antitrust officials have started questioning rival firms about Facebook's proposed $19 billion acquisition of messaging service WhatsApp, ahead of a formal review that could be a test case for how to apply EU competition law to social media.

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Ford Fiesta drops a cylinder, gives gas milage a boost - Newsday

July 9, 2014 - 11:16am

Artesia Daily Press

Ford Fiesta drops a cylinder, gives gas milage a boost
Newsday
The 2014 Ford Fiesta features a three-cylinder gasoline Caption / Share. The 2014 Ford Fiesta features a three-cylinder gasoline engine with turbocharger said to be so fuel thrifty, it makes the car the top gasoline-powered 2014 sedan in fuel mileage in the ...
Ford wrings mileage out of three-cylinder FiestaWashington Post
Fact sheet: 2014 Ford FiestaSFGate
Today's small cars have nothing in common with the Geo MetroThe Globe and Mail

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Android Data Wipe Leaves Personal Data - InformationWeek

July 9, 2014 - 11:16am

Firstpost

Android Data Wipe Leaves Personal Data
InformationWeek
Factory reset tool on Android smartphones does not remove all photos, emails, chats, and other personal data, says security firm. 10 Ways Google Must Improve Android. (Click image for larger view and slideshow.) When Android users choose to reset their ...
Boffins slapped by 1000 wobbly bits after 'wiped' phone probeRegister
Android's Factory Reset Doesn't Totally Delete Your Stuff; Here's How to Fix ItTIME
Think you deleted your dirty little secrets? Before you sell your Android ...Computerworld (blog)
Hot Hardware -Expert Reviews -Times of India
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Sony Xperia Z2 Tablet arrives in US July 17 as Verizon exclusive, starting at $600 - CNET

July 9, 2014 - 11:00am

PhoneDog

Sony Xperia Z2 Tablet arrives in US July 17 as Verizon exclusive, starting at $600
CNET
Waterproof, sharp display, and 4G LTE: and now it'll be in the U.S, with preorders starting tomorrow. by Scott Stein · @jetscott; July 9, 2014 9:00 AM PDT. comments. 0. facebook. twitter. linkedin. googleplus. more. more +. email. tumblr. stumble. delicious.
Hands On: Sony Xperia Z2 Tablet for Verizon WirelessPC Magazine
Sony's Xperia Z2 Tablet Now Available in USATom's Hardware Guide
Sony® Xperia® Z2 Tablet, The Slimmest And Lightest Waterproof 4G LTE Tablet ...MarketWatch
TechCrunch -9 to 5 Google -Android Headlines - Android News
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Office 365 SMB editions to get a makeover - PCWorld

July 9, 2014 - 10:39am

Paul Thurrott's SuperSite for Windows

Office 365 SMB editions to get a makeover
PCWorld
Microsoft will revamp its Office 365 lineup for small and midsize businesses (SMBs), adding features, dropping prices and increasing the flexibility to mix and match them with Office 365 plans for enterprises and with stand-alone applications. The changes are ...
Microsoft readies three new Office 365 plans for small and mid-size businessesZDNet
Microsoft (MSFT) Details Evolution of Office 365 for Small- and Medium-Sized ...StreetInsider.com (subscription)
Google drives into Microsoft territoryThe Age
eWeek
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Adidas boss: Fit Smart is not FuelBand rival but lifestyle tracker could be 'further ... - Pocket-lint.com

July 9, 2014 - 10:33am

Pocket-lint.com

Adidas boss: Fit Smart is not FuelBand rival but lifestyle tracker could be 'further ...
Pocket-lint.com
When news of an Adidas smartband fitness tracking device first broke, thanks to numerous leaks including a posting on the US FCC site, many reports claimed that it would be aimed squarely at Nike's ever successful FuelBand products. However, Pocket-lint ...

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EU Questions Facebook Rivals Over WhatsApp Deal - Wall Street Journal

July 9, 2014 - 10:22am

EU Questions Facebook Rivals Over WhatsApp Deal
Wall Street Journal
European Union antitrust officials have started questioning rival firms about Facebook's proposed $19 billion acquisition of messaging service WhatsApp, ahead of a formal review that could be a test case for how to apply EU competition law to social media.

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Apple's former retail chief Ron Johnson talks working with Jobs on creation of ... - 9 to 5 Mac

July 9, 2014 - 9:55am

Cult of Mac

Apple's former retail chief Ron Johnson talks working with Jobs on creation of ...
9 to 5 Mac
Apple's former retail chief Ron Johnson— the man in charge of retail when Apple first launched its brick and mortar stores back in 2001— recently sat down for a talk at Stanford where he gave some insight into the work that went into Apple's original retail ...
Former retail chief: Only 1 in 100 Apple store visitors actually buysCNET (blog)
Former retail chief on why Apple stores have always had free WiFiCult of Mac
Former Apple SVP Ron Johnson Recounts Early Days of Apple Retail StoresMac Rumors

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Google names winners of Giving through Glass contest - ZDNet

July 9, 2014 - 9:50am

News & Observer

Google names winners of Giving through Glass contest
ZDNet
Google Glass may still struggle in the consumer market, but the Internet giant remains steadfast on its mission to carve out new use cases for the computerized headsets. In April Google announced the opening of the Giving through Glass competition, ...
Google Goes Altruistic with New Glass InitiativeWireless Week
Google picks 5 charities to create ideas for GlassAlbuquerque Journal

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Ford wrings mileage out of three-cylinder Fiesta - Washington Post

July 9, 2014 - 9:41am

Ford wrings mileage out of three-cylinder Fiesta
Washington Post
There's a new little secret under the hoods of some 2014 Ford Fiesta small cars. Added as an optional selection for Fiesta buyers during the model year, a new, three-cylinder, gasoline engine with turbocharger is so fuel thrifty, it makes the Fiesta the top ...

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Device charging advised for any UK flight - BBC News

July 9, 2014 - 8:58am

BBC News

Device charging advised for any UK flight
BBC News
All passengers flying into or out of the UK are being advised to ensure electronic and electrical devices in hand luggage are sufficiently charged to be switched on. Extra security checks came in at some UK airports last week for flights to the US, but these will ...
UK joins US in banning uncharged gadgets from some flightsCNET
Mobiles could be banned on all flights from BritainTelegraph.co.uk
UK Widens Ban On Dead Mobile Devices On FlightsTechCrunch
PCWorld (blog) -The Independent -Tech Times
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Google picks 5 charities to create ideas for Glass - Washington Post

July 9, 2014 - 8:58am

Google picks 5 charities to create ideas for Glass
Washington Post
WASHINGTON — Google has chosen five charities to develop ideas using Web-connected Google Glass to enhance their work. After receiving 1,300 proposals, Google is announcing five nonprofits Wednesday that'll get a free pair of the glasses, a $25,000 ...

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Ford recalls 100000 vehicles - WEAR

July 9, 2014 - 8:49am

Ford recalls 100000 vehicles
WEAR
The biggest recall was for 92,000 cars that have an axle problem that can either prevent the car from starting or essentially shift the car into neutral when it's on the road. Stopped cars can also roll if the parking brake isn't engaged. Affected models include the ...

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Kickstarter potato salad campaign raises $60K. Where will the money go? - Christian Science Monitor

July 9, 2014 - 8:09am

NDTV

Kickstarter potato salad campaign raises $60K. Where will the money go?
Christian Science Monitor
A Kickstarter campaign for a $10 batch of potato salad has raised nearly $60,000 since its launch by an Ohio software company owner last week. The proceeds from the Kickstarter campaign could go to fancier ingredients, potato salad baseball caps, or a ...
Potato salad Kickstarter: Man raises 60k on a potato salad whim, only in AmericaExaminer.com
Potato Salad Kickstarter Raises Nearly $60000: It's 'Equal Parts Absurd and ...Christian Post
Man starts campaign to help make potato saladWTNH
Orlando Sentinel (blog) -CW39 NewsFix -Phoenix New Times (blog)
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Sony caters to selfie fans with Xperia C3 - Hindustan Times

July 9, 2014 - 7:15am

Hindustan Times

Sony caters to selfie fans with Xperia C3
Hindustan Times
The latest manufacturer to join the selfie craze, Sony has equipped its new Xperia C3 smartphone with a 5MP front camera and editing tools dedicated specifically to touching up self-portraits. Sony claims that this new mid-range model is "the world's best ...

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National Federation of the Blind pushes Apple to add accessibility requirements ... - Apple Insider

July 9, 2014 - 7:01am

Reuters India

National Federation of the Blind pushes Apple to add accessibility requirements ...
Apple Insider
Members of the National Federation of the Blind have approved a resolution that will have the advocacy group, which successfully sued Apple over iTunes in 2008, begin a new campaign designed to convince the iPhone maker to consider accessibility when ...
Stock Update (NASDAQ:AAPL): Advocates for blind, deaf want more from AppleJutia Group
Apple should do more for blind app users, says advocacy groupCult of Mac
Advocates for blind, deaf want more from AppleToronto Sun

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Violence Escalates in Israel and Gaza - Wall Street Journal

July 9, 2014 - 6:15am

Violence Escalates in Israel and Gaza
Wall Street Journal
Palestinians clashed with Israeli security forces during a protest in the West Bank on Wednesday. Elsewhere, air raid sirens continue in Tel Aviv as residents run for cover. Up Next. Top News. MARKETS. FEATURED. CAN'T MISS. BARRON'S. PROGRAMS ...

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LG KizON Wristband For Kids - Mobile Magazine

July 9, 2014 - 4:53am

Mobile Magazine

LG KizON Wristband For Kids
Mobile Magazine
Worried about your kids when they are away from you? What you need is LG's new wristband called the KizON, which gives parents a convenient way to keep track of their kid's whereabouts. Designed for pre-school and primary school children, the LG KizON ...
LG's new wearable is a child tracker that lets parents listen inEngadget
LG unveils KizON smart wristband for small childrenTelecompaper (subscription)
LG tethers kids with KizON wearablePC World Magazine

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Apple loses China patent case, separate suit against Apple continues - Reuters UK

July 9, 2014 - 2:56am

Reuters UK

Apple loses China patent case, separate suit against Apple continues
Reuters UK
BEIJING (Reuters) - A Beijing court has ruled against Apple Inc by upholding the validity of a patent held by a Chinese company, clearing the way for the Chinese company to continue its own case against Apple for infringing intellectual property rights.

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