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Apple to Microsoft: Better late than never for Office on iPad - CIO Magazine

April 23, 2014 - 6:59pm

Apple to Microsoft: Better late than never for Office on iPad
CIO Magazine
Apple CEO Tim Cook thinks Microsoft could have benefitted from bringing the Office suite to iPads earlier, but it was better late than never. Microsoft introduced the collection of Office apps for the iPad in late March, and within nine days, downloads of the ...

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There's a Trap in the New Skylanders Game - GameSpot

April 23, 2014 - 6:52pm

GameSpot

There's a Trap in the New Skylanders Game
GameSpot
The magic of Skylanders--at least for its young target audience--has always been in how it mixes the physical and the virtual. For a kid, it's exciting to have physical, quality figurines to play with in the real world, before taking virtual avatars of those same ...
Activision Announces 'Skylanders Trap Team'Forbes
Skylanders: Trap Team revealed, brings 'life to toys'Computerandvideogames.com
Newest Skylanders® Game – Skylanders Trap TeamTM – Takes Toys-to-Life ...MarketWatch
Kotaku -Gamenguide -The Guardian
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Why Apple Can't Quit Steve Jobs - WPRO

April 23, 2014 - 5:57pm

Why Apple Can't Quit Steve Jobs
WPRO
(NEW YORK) -- Despite Steve Jobs' advice to never think about what he would do, the ghost of the visionary founder still rules at Apple two and a half years after his death, according to industry watchers. The late CEO's voice is heard at the beginning and end ...

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Biz Break: Apple, Facebook and Zynga make big changes - San Jose Mercury News

April 23, 2014 - 5:40pm

Newsweek

Biz Break: Apple, Facebook and Zynga make big changes
San Jose Mercury News
Today: Apple adds to its investor returns and announces a stock split, Facebook's chief financial officer departs, and Zynga waves goodbye to its founder as the Silicon Valley companies announce earnings. The Lead: Revenues aren't the news from Apple, ...
UPDATE 2-Facebook Q1 revenue grows 72 percent on rising mobile adsReuters
Ebersman Departing Facebook on Top After Post-IPO Stock RevivalBusinessweek
Facebook Results Surge as Ad Revenue Keeps ClimbingWall Street Journal
Computerworld -BBC News -CNET
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Apple iTunes nears 800 million mark - CNET

April 23, 2014 - 5:14pm

International Business Times UK

Apple iTunes nears 800 million mark
CNET
CEO Tim Cook touts the now "staggering" number of iTunes accounts while discussing Apple's blowout quarter. by Charles Cooper · @coopeydoop; April 23, 2014 3:04 PM PDT. comments. 0. facebook. twitter. linkedin. googleplus. more. more +. email. tumblr.
Apple has 'nearly' 800 million iTunes accountsVentureBeat
iTunes Now Has Nearly 800 Million Accounts, Most With Credit Cards AttachedTechCrunch
iOS 8 Beta Download Release Date, Features, Rumors And News UpdateThe FA Daily
AppAdvice -Apple Insider
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Intralinks Acquires Document Security Leader docTrackr - Wall Street Journal

April 23, 2014 - 4:23pm

V3.co.uk

Intralinks Acquires Document Security Leader docTrackr
Wall Street Journal
NEW YORK, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Intralinks(R) Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: IL), a global SaaS provider of inter-enterprise content management and collaboration solutions, today announced the acquisition of docTrackr, a leading provider of document ...
Intralinks Acquires docTrackr - Preemptive Strike At The Box IPO?Forbes
Intralinks Acquires Document Security Service docTrackrTechCrunch
IntraLinks buys DocTrackr for $10M to beef up document encryption and trackingGigaOM
V3.co.uk -The Rude Baguette
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Ex-FCC commissioner to head CTIA in latest Washington shuffle - PCWorld

April 23, 2014 - 3:22pm

Ars Technica

Ex-FCC commissioner to head CTIA in latest Washington shuffle
PCWorld
Completing the circle of Beltway life, the mobile industry group CTIA has named a former member of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission as its president and CEO. Meredith Attwell Baker, who was appointed to the commission in 2009 by President ...
FCC Plans New Open Internet Rules -- UpdateWall Street Journal
UPDATE 2-US regulators to propose new net neutrality rules in MayReuters
FCC mulls 'pay-for-play' Net neutrality rulesMarketWatch
Multichannel News -The Verge -SlashGear
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Samsung's Galaxy Tab 4 lineup goes on sale May 1 starting at $199.99 - Computerworld

April 23, 2014 - 1:56pm

Samsung's Galaxy Tab 4 lineup goes on sale May 1 starting at $199.99
Computerworld
Computerworld - Three versions of the new Galaxy Tab 4 tablet line will go on sale in the U.S. on May 1, with the new 7-in. Wi-Fi model priced at $199.99, the same price as last year's Galaxy Tab 3 of the same size. Samsung and other major retailers will ...

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Apple, Earth Day, And The New Demands Of Leadership - Forbes

April 23, 2014 - 1:18pm

ABC News

Apple, Earth Day, And The New Demands Of Leadership
Forbes
On Monday, Apple Apple launched a new ad outlining its environmental responsibility. In doing so, Tim Cook firmly placed his imprimatur of the future of Apple, going so far as to provide the voiceover for the ad himself just as Steve Jobs had done for an early ...
Why Apple Can't Quit Steve JobsKMBZ
Apple giving employees company-branded, reusable water bottles for Earth Day9 to 5 Mac

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IBM rides nightmarish hardware landscape on OpenPOWER Consortium raft - Register

April 23, 2014 - 1:08pm

New York Times

IBM rides nightmarish hardware landscape on OpenPOWER Consortium raft
Register
IBM is going to ride out the storm rippling through the hardware industry by donating one of its crown jewels to a consortium of partner companies with the hope it can make a bit of cash off the ensuing sales. At a press conference in San Francisco on ...
IBM intros next-gen Power8 microprocessor, servers along with OpenPower ...ZDNet
Server from IBM, Google, others part of effort to best Intel in data centersCNET
IBM Unveils Servers With Its New ChipsWall Street Journal
Businessweek -Forbes -Reuters
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Why Apple Can't Quit Steve Jobs - WPRO

April 23, 2014 - 12:30pm

ABC News

Why Apple Can't Quit Steve Jobs
WPRO
(NEW YORK) -- Despite Steve Jobs' advice to never think about what he would do, the ghost of the visionary founder still rules at Apple two and a half years after his death, according to industry watchers. The late CEO's voice is heard at the beginning and end ...
Apple CEO Says HBO Gave Amazon “Older” Content, And Talks Up Apple TVDeadline.com
Apple TV surpasses 20 million units sold, no longer a “hobby”Comix 411
Tim Cook needs to make a 'creative leap': SculleyCNBC.com
Contra Costa Times -Forbes
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Why Apple Can't Quit Steve Jobs - 610kvnu

April 23, 2014 - 12:01pm

Why Apple Can't Quit Steve Jobs
610kvnu
Apple, Inc.(NEW YORK) -- Despite Steve Jobs' advice to never think about what he would do, the ghost of the visionary founder still rules at Apple two and a half years after his death, according to industry watchers. The late CEO's voice is heard at the ...

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Facebook gets thumbs-up from feds to buy virtual-reality firm Oculus - CNET

April 23, 2014 - 11:43am

Economic Times

Facebook gets thumbs-up from feds to buy virtual-reality firm Oculus
CNET
The Federal Trade Commission gives its stamp of approval to the $2 billion deal, according to Reuters, as Facebook readies for "the platforms of tomorrow." by Lance Whitney · @lancewhit; April 23, 2014 9:07 AM PDT. comments. 0. facebook. twitter. linkedin.
FTC Approves Facebook's Oculus PurchaseWall Street Journal
Facebook Wins FTC Approval for Oculus VR AcquisitionMashable
Facebook Receives U.S. Antitrust Approval For Oculus DealTechCrunch
Reuters -International Business Times
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World Book Day: new UN report spotlights potential of mobile technology to ... - UN News Centre

April 23, 2014 - 11:33am

UN News Centre

World Book Day: new UN report spotlights potential of mobile technology to ...
UN News Centre
23 April 2014 – Mobile technology can advance literacy and learning in underserved communities around the world, according to a new report published today by the United Nations education agency on the occasion of World Book and Copyright Day.
Cellphones ignite a 'reading revolution' in poor countriesThe Verge
Study Finds Mobile Devices Unlock Literacy Potential, Sparking a Reading ...Broadway World
'Mobile reading revolution' takes off in developing worldThe Guardian
Techgage -TechCrunch
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Internet Speeds Are Rising Sharply, But So Are Hack Attacks - NBCNews.com

April 23, 2014 - 10:30am

Canada News

Internet Speeds Are Rising Sharply, But So Are Hack Attacks
NBCNews.com
A new "state of the Internet" report shows more people around the world are connected, and they're doing so at faster speeds. But as the Internet grows, so does the number of cyberattacks. A quarterly report from Akamai Technologies, which provides cloud ...
S. Korea still leads global internet speed rankings - surveyTelecompaper (subscription)
State of the Hack: 43% of all DDoS attacks in Q4 originated in ChinaBGR
The need for speed: Akamai ranks the global broadband winnersTelecomTV (registration)
Wall Street Journal -GigaOM -Siliconrepublic.com
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NYPD's Twitter campaign backfires - USA TODAY

April 23, 2014 - 8:13am

New York Daily News

NYPD's Twitter campaign backfires
USA TODAY
The New York Police Department's callout for people to tweet photos with the city's police officers has backfired. Instead, some tweeters have used the hashtag #myNYPD to post photos of police brutality. @Nycresistance posted a photo of a man and woman ...
NYPD's social media outreach campaign backfiresFox News
This NYPD #myNYPD Twitter Campaign Failed Excruciatingly— PHOTOSBustle
NYPD Twitter campaign 'backfires' after hashtag hijackedBBC News
Businessweek -kwgn.com -HLNtv.com
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Google Street View Now Includes Time Lapse Feature - TIME

April 23, 2014 - 8:02am

CTV News

Google Street View Now Includes Time Lapse Feature
TIME
Google Maps Street View Time Lapse Google released time lapse functionality within street view, allowing users to look back in time. Google. Seven years of Google Street View images are now available all at once. More. Google and NASA Cooperate on ...
Google Maps Street View now lets you go back in timeCNET
Google's Street View update can scroll through timeTelegraph.co.uk
Google Street View Now Lets You Go Back In TimeTechCrunch
seattlepi.com -The Verge -Smithsonian
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The Next Samsung Galaxy Cameraphone Leaks - TechCrunch

April 23, 2014 - 7:23am

PhoneDog

The Next Samsung Galaxy Cameraphone Leaks
TechCrunch
This is allegedly the Samsung Galaxy K, the successor to the odd Galaxy S4 Zoom. The device in question sports the same faux leather casing as the Galaxy S5 and Samsung has a product launch on the books in the coming days. Chances are good this is ...
Sony Xperia M2 vs Moto X vs Samsung Galaxy Grand 2: Who has the mid-range ...Firstpost
S5 sales to blow S4 out of the water: SamsungThe Australian

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Viber Revamps iOS, BlackBerry Apps - PC Magazine

April 23, 2014 - 7:04am

The Daily Star

Viber Revamps iOS, BlackBerry Apps
PC Magazine
Instant messaging service Viber today fills up its mobile dance card with the rollout of a new BlackBerry app, alongside a revamped iOS offering. Both apps are infused with new features that expand the functionality of the communications platform. Notably, the ...
Viber Releases New Design for iPhone and Comes to BlackBerry 10 for the First ...MarketWatch
Better Late Than Never: Viber Taps On A Flat Aesthetic Look For iPhoneHeadlines & Global News
Viber Updates iOS App with Redesigned User Interface, Multiple Media SharingMac Rumors
Cult of Mac -Wall Street Journal
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Chinese Android Phone Maker Xiaomi Preps Big Global Push For This Year - TechCrunch

April 23, 2014 - 5:50am

Times of India

Chinese Android Phone Maker Xiaomi Preps Big Global Push For This Year
TechCrunch
Chinese Android device startup, Xiaomi, is stepping up its international expansion plans — with founder Lei Jun, speaking at a Beijing press event, today naming 10 markets it plans to enter this year (via TechInAsia). Xiaomi has previously cited some of the ...
China's Xiaomi targets ten markets in international expansionPCWorld
Chinese smartphone brand Xiaomi is coming to India in 2014Times of India
Xiaomi to Enter 10 New Countries as Expansion Accelerates (1)Businessweek
Tapscape -MENAFN.COM
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