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Mercedes-Benz maker Daimler gets deeper into ride-sharing - PCWorld

September 3, 2014 - 7:56pm

Reuters UK

Mercedes-Benz maker Daimler gets deeper into ride-sharing
PCWorld
Automotive giant Daimler has acquired two ride-sharing companies that could help the German company become a stronger competitor to Uber and Lyft. Daimler, which owns the Mercedes-Benz and Smart car brands, has acquired RideScout, an app for ...
Daimler Expands Into Ride SharingWall Street Journal
Rideshare bought by Car2Go, a good move for AustinKXAN.com
Daimler Buys Uber-Rival Mytaxi in Services ExpansionBloomberg
TechCrunch -Reuters UK -Deutsche Welle
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iCloud celebrity photo hack: texts, address books and more 'also accessible' - Sydney Morning Herald

September 3, 2014 - 6:57pm

USA TODAY

iCloud celebrity photo hack: texts, address books and more 'also accessible'
Sydney Morning Herald
How safe are you in the cloud? Hack was a "targeted attack": Apple. It's not just nude photographs Jennifer Lawrence, Kirsten Dunst and other victims of the celebrity photo theft have to worry about being accessed by hackers – it's their GPS co-ordinates, ...
Nude photo iCloud hack angers celebritiesBBC News
The only way to make your iCloud security questions actually securetuaw.com
What is iCloud and do iPhone users need it?WSYR
CNET -Forbes -Latino Post
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Lines forming outside 5th Avenue Apple Store ahead of iPhone 6 launch - iSource

September 3, 2014 - 6:53pm

Lines forming outside 5th Avenue Apple Store ahead of iPhone 6 launch
iSource
In hopes of beating the record of waiting 18 days in line, there are eager iPhone 6 customers already camping outside the 5th Avenue Apple Store in New York. Most of the time individuals who participate in such activities are doing so for notoriety of some ...

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Fappening Hackers Used Russian-Made Software - 2paragraphs.com

September 3, 2014 - 6:42pm

Fappening Hackers Used Russian-Made Software
2paragraphs.com
Tools can be used for good or bad, as humans have known since one whittled the first stone knife. Take nuclear energy–power a city with it, or annihilate one. Taken as a whole, software is probably the most powerful tool man has yet invented. And the truism ...

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#Facebookdown: Service outage sparks Twitter trend - USA TODAY

September 3, 2014 - 6:16pm

USA TODAY

#Facebookdown: Service outage sparks Twitter trend
USA TODAY
There are any number of ways you can spend your time when Facebook goes down -- you know, like go to Twitter and tweet about Facebook being down. That was the option many chose on Wednesday during and after the social network's brief outage.

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Waiting in line for an iPhone 6. Never too early. - KSDK

September 3, 2014 - 5:47pm

StreetWise Tech

Waiting in line for an iPhone 6. Never too early.
KSDK
Are you crazy enough to brave the elements waiting in line at an Apple Store for more than two weeks waiting for an iPhone 6? Loading… Post to Facebook. Waiting in line for an iPhone 6. Never too early. Are you crazy enough to brave the elements waiting ...
Line Forms at NY Apple Store for Products Yet to Be UnveiledRe/code

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New Roku and TiVo Devices Make Cutting the Cable Cord Plausible - New York Times

September 3, 2014 - 5:44pm

New York Times

New Roku and TiVo Devices Make Cutting the Cable Cord Plausible
New York Times
Molly Wood reviews new devices from Roku and TiVo that offer Internet-enabled alternatives to costly cable TV plans. Video Credit By Vanessa Perez and Rebekah Fergusson on Publish Date September 3, 2014. Continue reading the main story. Continue ...

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Microsoft offers free help for new Office 365 rollouts - PCWorld

September 3, 2014 - 5:41pm

ITProPortal

Microsoft offers free help for new Office 365 rollouts
PCWorld
New Office 365 customers who buy at least 150 seats of the online apps suite will get deployment help from Microsoft at no additional charge. The move is intended to sweeten the deal for prospective buyers by offering assistance with provisioning and ...
Get Office 365 Home for $64, almost 50 percent offITworld.com
Microsoft Office for iPad adds monthly subscription optiontuaw.com
Microsoft: Pimp Your Office 365 RideCMSWire

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Intel and Opening Ceremony Collaborate on MICA, a Stylish Tech Bracelet - New York Times

September 3, 2014 - 5:36pm

New York Times

Intel and Opening Ceremony Collaborate on MICA, a Stylish Tech Bracelet
New York Times
The MICA tech watch in two styles, has a built-in wireless radio. Credit Collier Schorr. Continue reading the main story. Continue reading the main story. Continue reading the main story Share This Page. Continue reading the main story. Continue reading the ...
Intel takes wraps off its high-fashion smart braceletUSA TODAY
Intel reveals MICA, its first luxury smart braceletCNET
Intel Is Covering Its Bases In The Wearables Market With A New Wearable For ...Forbes
Fast Company -CNBC -Business Insider
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Entire country bans Uber - WESH Orlando

September 3, 2014 - 5:07pm

New York Times

Entire country bans Uber
WESH Orlando
Germany has banned the taxi app, Uber, throughout the entire country. However, Uber is challenging the decision and has no plans of stopping giving rides. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has the rest. Tweet · Pin It. Advertising. RELATED. 'Flight of the ...
What Uber needs to counter global oppositionCBS News
Uber in Zurich: a case of unfair competition?swissinfo.ch
Smartphone taxi service UberPop slapped down in German courtTelecomTV

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Making of Maps: Reaching a milestone - Newsroom America

September 3, 2014 - 4:18pm

Making of Maps: Reaching a milestone
Newsroom America
The is the first of several posts taking you behind the scenes of how Google makes its Maps. Stay tuned to the Lat Long blog over the next few days for the rest of the series. —Ed. When you head out your door, you've got directions in your pocket—whether ...

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$26B gone: Gravity hits Apple at $100 a share - USA TODAY

September 3, 2014 - 3:34pm

MiamiHerald.com

$26B gone: Gravity hits Apple at $100 a share
USA TODAY
Lines may be forming for Apple's (AAPL) latest gadget, but investors can't run away fast enough Wednesday. Following news of the latest security attack of Apple's iCloud service over the weekend and news of a smartphone partnership between Samsung ...
The only way to make your iCloud security questions actually securetuaw.com
Apple's iPhone 6 show under a cloud after leak of nude picsCNET
What is iCloud and do iPhone users need it?WSYR
Forbes -sleekmoney -Huffington Post
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Facebook Server Down Sept. 2014: Mobile & Desktop Users Couldn't Access ... - Latino Post

September 3, 2014 - 3:29pm

Reuters

Facebook Server Down Sept. 2014: Mobile & Desktop Users Couldn't Access ...
Latino Post
Facebook experienced an interruption in its service earlier today. For approximately 20 minutes the site simply displayed a message apologizing for the lack of service. During the outage, Latino Post was able to confirm that Facebook was unavailable in parts ...
Facebook suffers brief outageFortune
Facebook service restored after brief outageUSA TODAY
How Much Money Does Facebook Lose For Every Minute It's Down?CBS Local
WSOC Charlotte -Daily Press -Variety
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Google's Calico, AbbVie forge deal against diseases of aging - Reuters

September 3, 2014 - 3:27pm

Reuters

Google's Calico, AbbVie forge deal against diseases of aging
Reuters
(Reuters) - U.S. drugmaker AbbVie Inc (ABBV.N) and Calico, a new company set up by Google Inc (GOOGL.O) to cure diseases of aging, will each invest $250 million to help create Calico research facilities and collaborate on discovery and development of ...
Google's Calico to launch new facility for researching agingCNET
Google, AbbVie Launch Partnership, and MoreWall Street Journal
Calico, Google's Anti-Aging Company, Announces New Research FacilityNew York Times (blog)
Headlines & Global News -Forbes -The Verge
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Apple, Google Resume Mediation in Antitrust Case Over Hiring - Businessweek

September 3, 2014 - 3:25pm

TODAYonline

Apple, Google Resume Mediation in Antitrust Case Over Hiring
Businessweek
Apple Inc. (AAPL:US), Google Inc. (GOOG:US), Intel Corp. and Adobe Systems Inc. (ADBE:US) have resumed mediation to try to resolve a lawsuit accusing them of conspiring to not hire each other's employees, according to a court filing. The companies said ...
Apple, Google resume talks with tech workers in hiring lawsuit: filingReuters
'Apple, Google resume talks with tech workers in hiring lawsuit'Economic Times

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Tesla Motors picks Nevada for planned $5-billion battery factory site - Los Angeles Times

September 3, 2014 - 3:20pm

SFGate

Tesla Motors picks Nevada for planned $5-billion battery factory site
Los Angeles Times
Tesla Motors has confirmed it will join a Nevada news conference at which Gov. Brian Sandoval will announce the electric car company will build its "gigafactory" battery plant in his state. Tesla Motors has confirmed it will join a Nevada news conference at ...
Tesla will build battery 'Gigafactory' in NevadaUSA TODAY
UPDATE 1-Tesla settles on Nevada for battery factory - sourceReuters
AP Source: Tesla Selects Nevada for Battery PlantABC News
Wall Street Journal -Bloomberg -Businessweek
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Massive celebrity nudes leak causes 4chan to introduce DMCA policy - Geek

September 3, 2014 - 3:15pm

Geek

Massive celebrity nudes leak causes 4chan to introduce DMCA policy
Geek
As you likely know by now, last weekend was host to a massive leak of stolen nude celebrity photos. Though an obvious illegal and immoral breach of privacy, celebrity photos leak all the time, but what made this one unique was the sheer breadth of the ...

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Ebay, Facebook Suffer Reported Outages - Fox Business

September 3, 2014 - 3:15pm

Ebay, Facebook Suffer Reported Outages
Fox Business
Both eBay (EBAY) and Facebook (FB) were experiencing technical difficulties on Wednesday, but the source of the outages was unclear. Some users of the e-commerce giant were unable to log into their accounts, receiving incorrect password alerts.

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Stolen Nude Images Reveal Celebs' Location Information - Forbes

September 3, 2014 - 2:52pm

Stolen Nude Images Reveal Celebs' Location Information
Forbes
Our devices are way too adept at collecting information about us. When we take photos with GPS-enabled cameras and smartphones, they often add a geotag to mark the spot where the image was taken, which is bad news for the many high-profile ...

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Jared Leto Is Surprise Guest At BoxWorks, Talks Digital Transformation - TechCrunch

September 3, 2014 - 1:59pm

TechCrunch

Jared Leto Is Surprise Guest At BoxWorks, Talks Digital Transformation
TechCrunch
Musician and actor Jared Leto stopped by BoxWorks today and talked digital transformation in the entertainment industry, and in the ultimate act of sharing, he passed around his Oscar so people could take pictures with it. Leto has been in the music and ...

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