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Google publicises Microsoft's security glitches yet again - India Today

January 18, 2015 - 2:18am

Tech2

Google publicises Microsoft's security glitches yet again
India Today
Google has done it again. Following the Project Zero initiative, Google has revealed yet another major security glitch in Microsoft's Windows 7 and Windows 8.1. This comes shortly after Microsoft criticised Google's behavior by calling it less like "principled" ...
Google does it again, exposes new bugs in Windows 7 and 8.1Tech2
After criticism from Microsoft, Google reveals more Windows security problemsMashable
Google Exposes More Windows Zero-Day FlawsTop Tech News

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App of the week: Google Translate - SFGate

January 17, 2015 - 10:30pm

App of the week: Google Translate
SFGate
In a nutshell: Turn your smartphone's camera and microphone into an instant translating machine. Cool factor: Point your phone at a sign (preferably a well-lit one in a clear font) to see a translation. It works with six languages, even without a network ...

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Paul Gilster: Online translation tools are good and getting better - News & Observer

January 17, 2015 - 7:02pm

TheBlaze.com

Paul Gilster: Online translation tools are good and getting better
News & Observer
If you're going to travel throughout the universe, as Douglas Adams imagined in his “Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy,” you'll want to take along a Babel Fish. Adams' hero, Arthur Dent, found that by pushing one of these small yellow creatures into his ear, ...
Google Translate: Conversational TranslationWall Street Journal
Google's new Translate app shines in a crowded fieldSydney Morning Herald
Google Is 'One Step Closer' to Making Your Smartphone a 'Universal' Language ...TheBlaze.com
SFGate -The Guardian
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France's Online War On Terror Sympathizers And Extremists Has A New Cyber ... - International Business Times

January 17, 2015 - 3:14pm

International Business Times

France's Online War On Terror Sympathizers And Extremists Has A New Cyber ...
International Business Times
French soldiers patrol the street in a Jewish neighborhood near a religious school and a synagogue in Paris, Jan. 14, 2015, as part of the highest level of "Vigipirate" security plan after the recent Islamic extremist attacks in the city. Reuters. PARIS -- France ...
Charlie Hebdo: 'Islamist cyber attacks' hit FranceBBC News
US, UK Plan 'Cyber War Games'BankInfoSecurity.com
In Wake Of Violence, France Reports Spike In CyberattacksDark Reading
C4ISR & Networks -The Daily Star
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Valve Confirms Steam Machines Will Come to GDC 2015 - The Fuse Joplin

January 17, 2015 - 10:20am

The Fuse Joplin

Valve Confirms Steam Machines Will Come to GDC 2015
The Fuse Joplin
A long break assured that people forgot what Steam machines were all about but Valve is all set to refresh the platform and showcase them all in a grand manner during GDC 2015, this March. Categorizing these so-called Steam machines is a really tough job ...
This Horrible Steam Bug Erases All User Files On Linux SystemsReadWrite
Steam on Linux bug can delete all user's filesSlashGear
Scary Steam for Linux bug erases all the personal files on your PCPCWorld
opensource.com -Techgage
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Google Inc. Wants To Buy Softcard From Carriers To Compete With Apple Pay - International Business Times

January 17, 2015 - 7:43am

International Business Times

Google Inc. Wants To Buy Softcard From Carriers To Compete With Apple Pay
International Business Times
Google Inc. is reportedly interested in purchasing Softcard, a mobile payments company started by mobile carriers in 2010, to compete against Apple Pay. Reuters. Google Inc. is reportedly interested in acquiring Softcard, a mobile payments service, for less ...

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Ford's GT supercar is bold expansion into performance market - Los Angeles Times

January 17, 2015 - 7:05am

IBNLive

Ford's GT supercar is bold expansion into performance market
Los Angeles Times
The whispers about Ford's plans for this week's Detroit auto show began swirling last fall. The next Raptor F-150 truck was coming, some speculated. Or maybe a new high-powered Mustang. Or maybe something else — something big. Big was an ...
Hot cars at 2015 Detroit auto showIBNLive
High Five, Motown: Today's automotive Golden Age shines at Detroit Auto ShowFlorida Times-Union
Detroit Auto Show: Fabulous muscle car magicNew Zealand Herald

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Auto makers plug-in to the green scene - The Globe and Mail

January 17, 2015 - 4:00am

Wired

Auto makers plug-in to the green scene
The Globe and Mail
Plug-in technology has staked its claim as the hot green technology, with the majority of six world debuts introduced in Detroit coming to Canada by the end of 2015. Auto makers are showing various types at the North American International Auto Show:.
Electric Competition Heating UpBlackburnNews.com
Immediately after the Volt, meet the Bolt, a 200-mile variety EV that could sell for ...Union Gazette
GM's new electric Bolt takes aim at Tesla; may upstage Volt, tooThe Seattle Times
messenger-inquirer -OCRegister -TIME
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5 items Minecraft teaches little ones - Union Gazette

January 17, 2015 - 1:17am

Kotaku

5 items Minecraft teaches little ones
Union Gazette
A scene from the sandbox game 'Minecraft' for the Xbox 1.(Photo: Microsoft/Mojang AB)The well known develop-and-survive video game Minecraft could very well be the most surprising tech results of this decade. Developed in 2009 by programmer Markus ...
Minecraft teaches kids creativity, resource managementWTSP 10 News
5 things Minecraft teaches kids (and a bad thing, too)Charleston Post Courier
Five things Minecraft teaches kidsUSA TODAY
Kotaku
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Consumer Electronics Show tells gadgeteers, 'Let's get small' - STLtoday.com

January 17, 2015 - 12:16am

Consumer Electronics Net

Consumer Electronics Show tells gadgeteers, 'Let's get small'
STLtoday.com
It's America's largest convention, covering the equivalent of 38 football fields of exhibition space in bigger-is-better Las Vegas, but at this year's Consumer Electronics Show, the subliminal message was “Let's get small.” Granted, Samsung debuted a ...
Preview: Top technology trends that will dominate 2015Hindustan Times
The Making of a CES Exhibit: An Event Producer Perspective from MC2Exhibitor Online
CES 2015 highlights: Solving problems, improving livesTech Page One

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IT cock-up – not jihadi DDoS – fingered for French web media blackout - The Register

January 17, 2015 - 12:04am

Telegraph.co.uk

IT cock-up – not jihadi DDoS – fingered for French web media blackout
The Register
Several prominent ‪French news websites‬ fell off the web on Friday for several hours in what's looking like a technical failure rather than a denial-of-service attack. It was, at first, assumed Islamist miscreants had attacked the sites, lashing out in anger at press ...
'Islamist cyber attacks' hit France: Charlie HebdoThe Daily Star
19000 French Websites (and Counting) Hacked Since Charlie Hebdo AttackNewsweek
French Media Website Crash Causes InvestigatedSky News
Fast Company -BBC News -CSO Online
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Nest founder Tony Fadell to oversee Google Glass 20 - Union Gazette

January 16, 2015 - 11:29pm

FoxReno.com

Nest founder Tony Fadell to oversee Google Glass 20
Union Gazette
A young woman wears Google Glass at an unrelated book presentation and media event in Berlin, Germany.(Photo: Sean Gallup, Getty Pictures) 28 CONNECT 92 TWEET 3 LINKEDIN 2 COMMENTEMAILMORESAN FRANCISCO — Google's futuristic Glass ...
End of Google Glass sales 'may lead to something more exciting'OPP Connect
Google discontinue sale of Glas on consumer marketHITC
Google Is Taking A Page From Apple's 'Sneaky' Playbook And Not Really Killing ...Fort Leavenworth Lamp
KTVU San Francisco -Hindustan Times -FierceCIO
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Charlie Hebdo: 'Islamist cyber attacks' hit France - BBC News

January 16, 2015 - 11:20pm

BBC News

Charlie Hebdo: 'Islamist cyber attacks' hit France
BBC News
Numerous French media websites have gone down a day after warnings of a wave of Islamist cyber attacks. The sites of Le Parisien, Marianne and 20 Minutes were among those affected, although most were soon restored. The French government said some ...
IT cock-up – not jihadi DDoS – fingered for French web media blackoutThe Register
French Websites Get Attacked After Warnings IssuedUbergizmo (blog)
Charlie Hebdo: French media websites stay offline as France suffers cyber attackThe Next Digit
America Herald -The Daily Star -The Korea Herald
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Charlie Hebdo: 'Islamist cyber attacks' hit France - BBC News

January 16, 2015 - 11:20pm

BBC News

Charlie Hebdo: 'Islamist cyber attacks' hit France
BBC News
Numerous French media websites have gone down a day after warnings of a wave of Islamist cyber attacks. The sites of Le Parisien, Marianne and 20 Minutes were among those affected, although most were soon restored. The French government said some ...
France's Online War On Terror Sympathizers And Extremists Has A New Cyber ...International Business Times
IT cock-up – not jihadi DDoS – fingered for French web media blackoutThe Register
Following Charlie Hebdo Attack, More than 19000 French Websites Hit in ...Tech Times
SMN Weekly -The Next Digit
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Charlie Hebdo: 'Islamist cyber attacks' hit France - BBC News

January 16, 2015 - 11:20pm

BBC News

Charlie Hebdo: 'Islamist cyber attacks' hit France
BBC News
Numerous French media websites have gone down a day after warnings of a wave of Islamist cyber attacks. The sites of Le Parisien, Marianne and 20 Minutes were among those affected, although most were soon restored. The French government said some ...
French government reveals massive cyber attacks in wake of Charlie Hebdo ...SMN Weekly
IT cock-up – not jihadi DDoS – fingered for French web media blackoutThe Register
Charlie Hebdo: French media websites stay offline as France suffers cyber attackThe Next Digit
Maine News Online -The Korea Herald -The Daily Star
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Charlie Hebdo: 'Islamist cyber attacks' hit France - BBC News

January 16, 2015 - 11:20pm

BBC News

Charlie Hebdo: 'Islamist cyber attacks' hit France
BBC News
Numerous French media websites have gone down a day after warnings of a wave of Islamist cyber attacks. The sites of Le Parisien, Marianne and 20 Minutes were among those affected, although most were soon restored. The French government said some ...
French government reveals massive cyber attacks in wake of Charlie Hebdo ...SMN Weekly
Nearly 20000 French websites hit by cyberattacks last weekMaine News Online
Access to French news sites blocked after hacking spateThe Korea Herald
The Daily Star -Delhi Daily News -The Drum
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Charlie Hebdo: 'Islamist cyber attacks' hit France - BBC News

January 16, 2015 - 11:20pm

BBC News

Charlie Hebdo: 'Islamist cyber attacks' hit France
BBC News
Numerous French media websites have gone down a day after warnings of a wave of Islamist cyber attacks. The sites of Le Parisien, Marianne and 20 Minutes were among those affected, although most were soon restored. The French government said some ...
French government reveals massive cyber attacks in wake of Charlie Hebdo ...SMN Weekly
Charlie Hebdo: French media websites stay offline as France suffers cyber attackThe Next Digit
Nearly 20000 French websites hit by cyberattacks last weekMaine News Online
The Korea Herald -The Daily Star -Delhi Daily News
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Google asks General Motors, Ford, Toyota, Daimler to make self-driving car by ... - Customs Today Newspaper

January 16, 2015 - 10:27pm

Customs Today Newspaper

Google asks General Motors, Ford, Toyota, Daimler to make self-driving car by ...
Customs Today Newspaper
NEW YORK: Internet search company Google has begun discussions with most of the world's top car makers and parts suppliers to speed up efforts to bring self-driving cars to market by 2020. “We'd be remiss not to talk to … the biggest auto makers. They've ...
Google: Just Another Auto Supplier?PC Magazine
Self-driving cars not that far awayDallas Morning News
Google partners with auto suppliers on self-driving carNewsday
The Fiscal Times -Crain's Detroit Business -CleanTechnica
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Google Is In Talks With Softcard, The Mobile Payments Company - TechCrunch

January 16, 2015 - 4:57pm

9 to 5 Google

Google Is In Talks With Softcard, The Mobile Payments Company
TechCrunch
Apple has Apple Pay, and now it looks like Google may be fattening up its own wallet. According to people familiar with the situation, the search giant and maker of Android is interested in buying Softcard, the mobile payments company formerly known as Isis.
Google may buy Softcard, use patents for Google WalletSlashGear
Rumor: Google Potentially Looking To Buy Softcard For Under $100 MillionAndroid Headlines - Android News
Google Makes a Play for Softcard: TechCrunchPaymentsSource
Ars Technica -9 to 5 Google -PhoneDog
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Facebook picks up the design team behind Medium and Readability - Engadget

January 16, 2015 - 3:05pm

CBC.ca

Facebook picks up the design team behind Medium and Readability
Engadget
We bet you've been sitting there, sipping your morning coffee and thinking to yourself, "you know, it's been a while since Facebook added some big names to its roster." Fret not though, the social giant is bringing the talented folks from the design firm ...
Facebook hires new designers; is an overhaul coming?SlashGear
Toronto design firm Teehan+Lax closes, designers head to FacebookCBC.ca
Teehan+Lax, designers behind Medium, shutting down as partners join FacebookMobileSyrup.com

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