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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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Unapproved Lyft set to start in New York on Friday - New York Post

July 9, 2014 - 2:17am

New York Times

Unapproved Lyft set to start in New York on Friday
New York Post
A bunch of regular Joes, including teachers, firefighters and even a spacesuit designer will moonlight as hacks for the ride-sharing app called Lyft starting Friday — although the service is illegal in the Big Apple. More than 500 people will drive for Lyft, which is ...
Car-hailing app Lyft to launch in NYC without Taxi and Limousine Commission's ...New York Daily News
Ride-sharing app Lyft heads to New York (without the pink mustache)Christian Science Monitor
Lyft rolls out in New York City with free rides for new usersCNET
News For Shoppers -WABC-TV -Motherboard
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Unapproved Lyft set to start in New York on Friday - New York Post

July 9, 2014 - 2:17am

New York Times

Unapproved Lyft set to start in New York on Friday
New York Post
A bunch of regular Joes, including teachers, firefighters and even a spacesuit designer will moonlight as hacks for the ride-sharing app called Lyft starting Friday — although the service is illegal in the Big Apple. More than 500 people will drive for Lyft, which is ...
Ride-sharing app Lyft heads to New York (without the pink mustache)Christian Science Monitor
Lyft rolls out in New York City with free rides for new usersCNET
Controversial Lyft Car Service Launching in Brooklyn & QueensWABC-TV
DNAinfo -TIME -The Verge
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Saudi Arabia refutes UK media allegations of 'supporting ISIS' - Al-Arabiya

July 9, 2014 - 1:45am

New York Daily News

Saudi Arabia refutes UK media allegations of 'supporting ISIS'
Al-Arabiya
Militant Islamist fighters parade on military vehicles along the streets of northern Raqqa province. (File photo: Reuters). Tweet. Text size A A A. By Staff writer | Al Arabiy News Wednesday, 9 July 2014. Saudi Arabia has denied financing or supporting militant ...
ISIS: It's an app, not a terror groupNEWS.com.au
Jihadist group's rise prompts mobile payments service Isis to re-brandFox News
'Jihadistan': Can Isis militants rule seized territory?BBC News
The News International -CNN -New York Daily News
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Apple loses China patent case, separate suit against Apple continues - Reuters

July 9, 2014 - 1:21am

Irish Independent

Apple loses China patent case, separate suit against Apple continues
Reuters
BEIJING, July 9 (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.
“Little I Robot” Prevails Over Apple in Patent CaseWall Street Journal (blog)
Apple 'infringed' Chinese patent - courtIndependent Online
Siri Faces Patent Threat as Apple Loses China Lawsuit Over Voice Recognition ...International Business Times UK
Hindu Business Line
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How to make $7000 a month plus benefits: Be a teen tech INTERN - Register

July 9, 2014 - 12:11am

How to make $7000 a month plus benefits: Be a teen tech INTERN
Register
Summer is here again, and technology firms have made a big push to recruit the best young talent with massive salaries and a host of perks. Facebook, for example, has just hired 17-year-old Michael Sayman to code at Menlo Park after flying him out to ...

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High tech finger device can read to the visually impaired in real time - The Week Magazine

July 8, 2014 - 9:22pm

Fox News

High tech finger device can read to the visually impaired in real time
The Week Magazine
People with impaired vision may soon be able to immediately read books, magazines, menus, and computer screens, thanks to an audio reading device being created by scientists at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
MIT finger device reads to the blind in real timeAlexandria Town Talk
New ring-like device reads out loud to the blindRT
FingerReader to help visually impairedSky News Australia
Hattiesburg American -Latino Post
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Call Me Maybe? Android Flaw Could Interrupt Your Calls - Tom's Guide

July 8, 2014 - 7:57pm

Firstpost

Call Me Maybe? Android Flaw Could Interrupt Your Calls
Tom's Guide
Those dropped calls you've been experiencing might be the result of something malicious: A bug in most Android devices could let attackers remotely interrupt calls, initiate new calls or send text messages from affected Android phones. The good news is that ...
Just how waterproof is the LG G smart watch?Christian Science Monitor
Launch apps on Android WearCNET
AT&T says it will be the first carrier to sell LG smartwatchReuters
Telegraph.co.uk -TIME -ZDNet
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Larry Page's vision of future looks like John Maynard Keynes' - SFGate

July 8, 2014 - 7:49pm

SFGate

Larry Page's vision of future looks like John Maynard Keynes'
SFGate
When the machines take over, we'll all be better off because we can finally work less. Google co-founder Larry Page espoused this theory last week during a talk at a Khosla Ventures Summit. It's also an idea that the economist John Maynard Keynes floated ...

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Honda expands recall by up to 1 million cars - USA TODAY

July 8, 2014 - 7:44pm

USA TODAY

Honda expands recall by up to 1 million cars
USA TODAY
The single shrapnel-spewing deployment of an air bag in an old Accord has led Honda to expand its recall by 500,000 to 1 million vehicles. The expansion is limited to cars in California. Honda, one of eight automakers caught up in the recalls of Takata air ...
Acura To Recall 14078 Vehicles Due To Faulty HeadlightsInternational Business Times
Acura to recall vehicles in US over defective headlightsReuters
Honda, Subaru issue new recallsThe Detroit News
New York Times
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Scientists' finger device reads to the blind in real time - Irish Examiner

July 8, 2014 - 7:09pm

Irish Examiner

Scientists' finger device reads to the blind in real time
Irish Examiner
Scientists at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology are developing an audio reading device to be worn on the index finger of people whose vision is impaired, giving them affordable and immediate access to printed words. The FingerReader, a prototype ...

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'Jihadistan': Can Isis militants rule seized territory? - BBC News

July 8, 2014 - 6:37pm

BBC News

'Jihadistan': Can Isis militants rule seized territory?
BBC News
Can Isis - the small but fanatical jihadist army now controlling large tracts of Syria and Iraq - rule the lands it has conquered? Since the beginning of June, Isis - which has recently rebranded itself as "Islamic State" - has burst out of its stronghold in eastern ...
ISIS claims responsibility for Baghdad bombingsCNN
Mobile payment biz Isis changes name over confusion with Iraq-based ISIS ...New York Daily News
Jihadist group's rise prompts mobile payments service Isis to re-brandFox News
Slate Magazine (blog) -Newsweek -USA TODAY
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Larry Page's vision of future looks like John Maynard Keynes' - SFGate

July 8, 2014 - 6:05pm

SFGate

Larry Page's vision of future looks like John Maynard Keynes'
SFGate
When the machines take over, we'll all be better off because we can finally work less. Google co-founder Larry Page espoused this theory last week during a talk at a Khosla Ventures Summit. It's also an idea that the economist John Maynard Keynes floated ...

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Samsung Gear VR Headset Coming This September - Tom's Guide

July 8, 2014 - 5:17pm

Business Insider Australia

Samsung Gear VR Headset Coming This September
Tom's Guide
Samsung already has its fingers in nearly every tech market, and now the electronics giant is reportedly getting in on virtual reality headset craze. Dubbed the Samsung Gear VR and possibly set to debut at IFA 2014 this September, the headset will offer ...
This is what Samsung's virtual reality headset, Gear VR, looks likeEngadget
Early issues with the Galaxy Gear Live give Samsung a headacheMobile Burn
Top 8 Android Wear Apps for BusinessBusinessNewsDaily
The Horn -Gotta Be Mobile -Geek
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VW upgrades Passat with fighter-pilot display to take on BMW - The Detroit News

July 8, 2014 - 5:04pm

VW upgrades Passat with fighter-pilot display to take on BMW
The Detroit News
Volkswagen AG will upgrade the Passat, its best-selling sedan, with safety technology inspired by fighter jets to lure buyers away from upscale nameplates. When it goes on sale in the fourth quarter, the mainstream model will be VW's first car available with a ...

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Ford Recalling Over 100 Thousand Vehicles - WRDW-TV

July 8, 2014 - 4:44pm

Ford Recalling Over 100 Thousand Vehicles
WRDW-TV
The company announced the six separate recalls Tuesday. No injuries related to the defects have been reported. The largest recall, of 92,022 vehicles, affects the 2013 and 2014 Taurus, Lincoln MKS, and Police Interceptor sedans, the Flex and Lincoln MKT ...

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Ford Recalls 100000 Vehicles - whotv.com

July 8, 2014 - 4:26pm

whotv.com

Ford Recalls 100000 Vehicles
whotv.com
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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LEAKED: Here's The First Photo Of Samsung's Upcoming Virtual Reality Headset - Businessinsider India

July 8, 2014 - 4:13pm

LEAKED: Here's The First Photo Of Samsung's Upcoming Virtual Reality Headset
Businessinsider India
The headset, which will be called Gear VR, features a modular design that will let you slide in a Galaxy phone into the front of the headset. Earlier this year, Engadget first reported that Samsung is developing an Oculus Rift-style virtual reality headset, and ...

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Commissioners rip FCC's spendy school Wi-Fi plan - PCWorld

July 8, 2014 - 4:09pm

FedScoop

Commissioners rip FCC's spendy school Wi-Fi plan
PCWorld
A proposal by U.S. Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler to pump billions of dollars into Wi-Fi deployment at schools and libraries has run into a snag, with the commission's two Republican suggesting the money will come from U.S. ...
Leading tech CEOs back E-Rate modernizationFedScoop
E-Rate Item Doesn't Rate with PaiBroadcasting & Cable
Education groups back $2 billion Wi-Fi planThe Hill

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Silicon Valley's lucre entices a savvy, young set - Vancouver Sun

July 8, 2014 - 3:35pm

Vancouver Sun

Silicon Valley's lucre entices a savvy, young set
Vancouver Sun
Facebook Inc. rolled out the red carpet for Michael Sayman when the social network hired him for a job that started last month, including flying him out to meet Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg. Sayman, 17, brought his mom along on the trip.

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