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'62 Ferrari could become priciest car ever at California auction - Detroit Free Press

August 14, 2014 - 9:07am

NBCNews.com

'62 Ferrari could become priciest car ever at California auction
Detroit Free Press
MONTEREY, Calif. – A red Ferrari could set a record today as the most expensive car ever sold. It's no ordinary Ferrari, however. It's a 1962 250 GTO Berlinetta, one of only a handful ever made. This one also has the distinction of having been crashed in a ...
Is this Ferrari set to become the most expensive car ever sold at auction?Aquila Style

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Berlin bans Uber's app, citing passenger safety - Fortune

August 14, 2014 - 9:01am

The Guardian

Berlin bans Uber's app, citing passenger safety
Fortune
Berlin has reportedly banned ride-sharing startup Uber's app, citing passenger safety grounds and threatening the company with a fine if it ignores the order. BBC News and other media outlets on Thursday reported Uber intends to challenge the ban.
Uber taxi service banned in Berlin on safety groundsThe Guardian
Berlin bans Uber, taxi drivers cheerCBC.ca
Uber Faces Wrath of Berlin Cabbies as Car-Sharing App Flouts BanBusinessweek
Mason City Globe Gazette
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Shopping Apps Are Finally Getting Smart - Forbes

August 14, 2014 - 8:53am

VentureBeat

Shopping Apps Are Finally Getting Smart
Forbes
Call it the instant-ificaiton of everything, but mobile apps have proved a remarkably effective tool at on-demand ordering of just about everything. By pre-storing all of the information needed to complete a transaction (things like address and credit card info), ...
Spring, a new mobile marketplace from David Tisch, connects you directly with ...VentureBeat
Spring, David Tisch's Latest Venture, Is Instagram For ShoppingTechCrunch
Spring, The App That Promises To Make Mobile Shopping FunFast Company
The News Ledge -Wall Street Journal (blog) -Wired
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Windows Phone app challenge: Can it stand up to the big boys? - ZDNet

August 14, 2014 - 7:49am

Financial Express

Windows Phone app challenge: Can it stand up to the big boys?
ZDNet
About a month ago, in the beginning of July, I began an evaluation of Windows Phone. I've long been an iPhone and Android user, but had no experience with Windows Phone. I reached out to Microsoft, and they provided me with a Lumia Icon to use for my ...
Microsoft Nokia Lumia 530 with 512 MB RAm @Rs7349 is expensiveNorthern Voices Online
Nokia may launch Lumia 830, Lumia 730 at IFA 2014Delhi Daily News

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Dad caught with whiskey in car seat instead of child - USA TODAY

August 14, 2014 - 6:32am

CLTV

Dad caught with whiskey in car seat instead of child
USA TODAY
MCDONOUGH, Ga. — A father was arrested after police say he put his whiskey bottle in the car seat instead of his son. Henry County Police responded Saturday to a 911 call about a man sitting slumped behind the wheel of his car at a traffic light. The light ...
Dad found passed out behind wheel, toddler in front seat and whiskey in car seatmyfox8.com
Georgia Police: Boy riding shotgun, bottle of whiskey in the car seat, father ...WGNtv.com

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Toyota introduces second Toyota FT-1 car concept - Automotive Business Review

August 14, 2014 - 6:19am

New York Daily News

Toyota introduces second Toyota FT-1 car concept
Automotive Business Review
Toyota has unveiled new exterior color and a second interior styling for its FT-1 sports car concept to enhance its look. The design has graphite exterior paint and was developed by Calty Design Research in Newport Beach, California. The company has tried ...
Toyota Reveals New Racing Spin On FT-1 Coupe Concept: VideoThe Motor Report
Do A Double Take With Second Stunning Toyota FT-1 Sports Car ConceptWall Street Journal

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Google goes DARPA - Fortune

August 14, 2014 - 6:05am

Foreign Policy

Google goes DARPA
Fortune
Regina Dugan loves to tell the story of how she got her current job. It was a little over two years ago, and Dugan, a mechanical engineer by training and an expert in counterterrorism, was finishing a three-year stint as director of DARPA, the Defense ...
DoD says mountain rescue mission unlikely Universities chase big defense ...Politico
Watchdog: Google executive broke ethics rules while working for Pentagon's ...Washington Post
Pentagon official endorsed technology from father's firmUSA TODAY
Daily Caller -The Verge
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Can the Charger Hellcat Help Dodge's Troubled Sales? - 24/7 Wall St.

August 14, 2014 - 5:45am

Can the Charger Hellcat Help Dodge's Troubled Sales?
24/7 Wall St.
Sales of Chrysler's Dodge division have been stagnant and particularly poor compared to those of parent company Chrysler. Dodge sales have been depressed by sales of its cars, while van and SUV activity has been good. Chrysler has to hope the buzz ...

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Dodge unveils 2015 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat - Automotive Business Review

August 14, 2014 - 1:29am

Dodge unveils 2015 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat
Automotive Business Review
Chrysler's car division Dodge is introducing the 2015 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat, which is claimed to be one of the fastest and powerful sedan. Dodge. The sedan is powered by 6.2-liter HEMI Hellcat V-8 engine, which can produce 707hp and pump 650lb ft ...

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Is this Ferrari set to become the most expensive car ever sold at auction? - Aquila Style

August 14, 2014 - 12:51am

Is this Ferrari set to become the most expensive car ever sold at auction?
Aquila Style
On Thursday as part of its Quail Lodge auction in Carmel, California, Bonhams will be selling a 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO, to many the holy grail of classic cars and a vehicle so rare and lusted after that it is usually sold behind closed doors rather than at auction.

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This robot concierge accepts tweets as tips - Stuff.co.nz

August 13, 2014 - 10:45pm

Stuff.co.nz

This robot concierge accepts tweets as tips
Stuff.co.nz
Our robot future rolls ever closer, and this time, it's in the form of a pint-sized hotel concierge about to begin its trial run at the upscale, high-tech Aloft Hotel in Cupertino, California. SaviOne comes from Savioke (pronounced "Savvy Oak") and was dubbed ...

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Google Nexus 10 Vs Galaxy S3 Mini: Review comparing Specs, Prices & Battery ... - StreetWise Tech

August 13, 2014 - 10:44pm

StreetWise Tech

Google Nexus 10 Vs Galaxy S3 Mini: Review comparing Specs, Prices & Battery ...
StreetWise Tech
Mobiles of recently have been merely efficient at mailing plus acquiring texting and also making combined with obtaining inbound calling. Today, the mobile devices does stuff that were simply fantasy to all of us greater than a decades ago, which will proceed ...
Google & HP target the enterprise with Google Now for businessSiliconANGLE (blog)
Google In Talks With HP To Build 'Now' For The WorkplaceTechtree.com
Report: Google in talks w/ HP & others about Google Now assistant for enterprise9 to 5 Google
Pocket-lint.com
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Yahoo!7 with agencies August 14, 2014, 11:31 am - Yahoo!7 News

August 13, 2014 - 8:53pm

Yahoo!7 News

Yahoo!7 with agencies August 14, 2014, 11:31 am
Yahoo!7 News
Did you experience slow internet, with pages not loading or looking strange yesterday? You weren't alone. Web users across the world experienced major glitches on websites including eBay, and it's only going to get worse. Experts say it may have been due ...
Have Internet Routers Reached Their Limit?Top Tech News
Are you ready to be annoyed, Internet user?SiliconBeat
eBay, Amazon and LinkedIn taken down by huge worldwide Internet outageITProPortal
Business Insider -Breitbart News (blog)
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Microsoft makes Bing search more chatty - PCWorld

August 13, 2014 - 8:26pm

Microsoft makes Bing search more chatty
PCWorld
Microsoft has added some new smarts to its Bing search engine that lets you phrase queries in a way that feels more natural. The company said the new functionality makes using Bing more like “having a conversation.” It lets you ask questions sequentially ...
Continue your conversation with BingLiveSide
Now you can ask Bing follow-up questions just like CortanaTechRadar UK
Bing search now understands context so results are like conversationsPocket-lint.com
Search Engine Land -WinBeta -WebProNews
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Apple bans use of two hazardous chemicals in iPhone production - Apple Insider

August 13, 2014 - 7:59pm

Apple Insider

Apple bans use of two hazardous chemicals in iPhone production
Apple Insider
Apple on Wednesday announced the ban of two potentially hazardous chemicals — n-hexane and benzene — from being used during the final stages of iPhone production. Audit. Worker prepares iPhone for final assembly. | Source: Apple Supplier ...
Apple Bans Use of 2 Chemicals in iPhone AssemblyABC News
Apple bans use of two potentially harmful chemicals in production of iPhones ...Mirror.co.uk

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TOTD: 2015 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat or Challenger Hellcat? - MotorTrend Magazine

August 13, 2014 - 6:58pm

TOTD: 2015 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat or Challenger Hellcat?
MotorTrend Magazine
Just weeks after our test on the 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat coupe, the Detroit automaker has released details of the 2015 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat sedan. With two 707-hp, rear-drive models in its stable, we want to know which high-performance ...

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Oxford Dictionaries Adds 'Hot Mess,' 'Side Boob,' 'Throw Shade' - TIME

August 13, 2014 - 6:35pm

TIME

Oxford Dictionaries Adds 'Hot Mess,' 'Side Boob,' 'Throw Shade'
TIME
Oxford Dictionaries, the arm of the Oxford family that focuses on current English, announced on Wednesday that they've added the latest batch of words to their ranks. Put into haiku form, a reflections of what kind of humans we've got in 2014 could easily look ...
Oxford list helps spread the wordIrish Examiner
Do you know your side boobs and your amazeballs from your yolos and your ...Mirror.co.uk
'Vape', 'binge-watch' added to Oxford DictionariesOmaha World-Herald
ITV News
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Apple bans use of 2 chemicals in iPhone assembly - Washington Times

August 13, 2014 - 6:25pm

Apple bans use of 2 chemicals in iPhone assembly
Washington Times
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Apple is banning the use of two potentially hazardous chemicals during in the final assembly of iPhones and iPads as part of the company's latest commitment to protect factory workers who build its trendy devices. The decision ...

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Apple discounts iPads $200 with purchase of iPhone 5S or 5C - SFGate

August 13, 2014 - 5:51pm

Load The Game

Apple discounts iPads $200 with purchase of iPhone 5S or 5C
SFGate
Number of the day. $200. That's how much AT&T is discounting a new iPad when a customer buys an iPhone 5S or iPhone 5C. Shoppers qualify for the promotion if they pay full price for an Apple smartphone and get the tablet with a two-year service contract.
iPad will be coming up with anti glare screen as its new featureCapital Technologies

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Charter weighs up options on Time Warner Cable financing - Reuters

August 13, 2014 - 5:21pm

WZTV

Charter weighs up options on Time Warner Cable financing
Reuters
NEW YORK, Aug 13 (TRPLC/IFR) - Charter Communications is expected to revisit the leveraged loan market as soon as September, and may also try to sell a high-yield bond, to raise the remaining US$3.9bn it needs to buy Time Warner cable assets. Charter ...
TWC Broadens TVE Access to NBCU NetworksMultichannel News
Time Warner Cable to Make NBCUniversal Sports, News and Entertainment ...Wall Street Journal
Time Warner Technicians Are Looking For Your KidsWZTV

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