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iOS 7.1.1 aims for Touch ID, keyboard fixes - Macworld

April 22, 2014 - 12:39pm

The Mac Observer

iOS 7.1.1 aims for Touch ID, keyboard fixes
Macworld
If something about iOS 7.1 just didn't sit right for you, no worries: Here comes iOS 7.1.1 to give it another shot. The update came down the pipes on Tuesday for all devices compatible with iOS 7, but if you're expecting big sweeping changes, you're probably in ...
Apple Rolls Out 6.1.1 Update for 2nd, 3rd Gen Apple TVThe Mac Observer
iOS 7.1.1 Update Released: Bug Fixes, TouchID Issues Addressed In DownloadDesign & Trend
Apple releases iOS 7.1.1 with improvements to Touch ID, keyboardApple Insider
PhoneDog -TechCrunch -TekRevue
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Amazon Earnings Preview: We Expect Strong Growth And Better Margins - Forbes

April 22, 2014 - 12:37pm

PhoneDog

Amazon Earnings Preview: We Expect Strong Growth And Better Margins
Forbes
Amazon will release its Q1 2014 earnings on April 24. We expect the secular trend of continued consumers shift to Internet for shopping, Amazon's superior delivery service and strong market position in cloud services to drive its first quarter results. Like other ...
Amazon smartphone could be controlled by tilting this way and thatCNET
More details on Amazon's 3D-enabled smartphone emergeTechSpot
Rumored Amazon phone may use clever features to stand outCITEworld
TIME -Ubergizmo -Engadget
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Aol Mail hacked; everyone makes the same joke - HLNtv.com

April 22, 2014 - 12:06pm

HLNtv.com

Aol Mail hacked; everyone makes the same joke
HLNtv.com
If your mom's canasta partners were particularly upset yesterday, it probably had something to do with this. Aol Mail was hacked, sending spammy links from legit-looking Aol addresses. This is of course major news because it confirms people are still using ...

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A bright future - Wigan Today

April 22, 2014 - 10:12am

A bright future
Wigan Today
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Hands On: Xplore XC6 Rugged Tablet - PC Magazine

April 22, 2014 - 9:44am

Rugged PC Review

Hands On: Xplore XC6 Rugged Tablet
PC Magazine
Xplore revs up its rugged tablets with Ivy Bridge processors, a multitouch display, and tough design. 0shares. Xplore XC6 Rugged Tablet · VIEW ALL PHOTOS IN GALLERY. Rugged tablets may not be big sellers to the average PC shopper, but for the soldier ...
Xplore's latest Windows 8 tablet is tough enough for a warzoneEngadget
Xplore XC6 tablets, expensive but ridiculously toughPhones Review
Xplore Introduces the Industry's Most Rugged TabletWall Street Journal
Neowin
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Report Claims Rumored 5.5-inch iPhone 6 Delayed Until 2015 - The Mac Observer

April 22, 2014 - 9:24am

Gizbot

Report Claims Rumored 5.5-inch iPhone 6 Delayed Until 2015
The Mac Observer
Rumor says unannounced 5.5-inch iPhone delayed until 2015 Apple may or may not be planning on shipping an iPhone model with a 5.5-inch display, but that isn't stopping insider sources from saying it's delayed and won't ship until some time in 2015.
5.5-inch iPhone 6 reportedly faces delay over batteryCNET
Is Apple Launching Two New iPhones In 2014?AppAdvice
Rumor again claims Apple's jumbo-sized 5.5" iPhone will launch after new ...Apple Insider
BGR -Gizbot -Expert Reviews
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Lytro Illum changes the focus of a picture even after you've taken it - CNET

April 22, 2014 - 7:41am

Lytro Illum changes the focus of a picture even after you've taken it
CNET
A photo is a moment frozen in time, unless you're snapping with the new Lytro Illum, which can change the focus of a photo even after you've taken it. by Rich Trenholm · @rich_trenholm; April 22, 2014 5:24 AM PDT. comments. 0. facebook. twitter. linkedin.
Lytro's Magical DLSR Lets You Refocus Photos After You Take ThemWired
The Lytro Illum camera.Fortune
Lytro Unveils Its Second-Generation Camera, the IllumMashable
TechCrunch -Co.Design -TIME
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Project Ara Is Technology's Best Hope for a Maker Nation - PC Magazine

April 22, 2014 - 7:12am

KpopStarz

Project Ara Is Technology's Best Hope for a Maker Nation
PC Magazine
The modular phone can turn transform the mobile industry, but only if Google invests in showing us why. 0shares. Motorola Project Ara. Google is doing something brilliant with Project Ara. It is taking the mobile phone, something most of us can't live without, ...
Three Big Ideas in Google's Modular Phone That No One's Talking AboutWired
Games consoles should learn from Google's modular phoneWired.co.uk
For Project Ara, it's module — not app — ideas wantedECNmag.com
MIT Technology Review -eWeek -Ubergizmo
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Google Glass Moves Into Companies as APX Labs Raises $10 Million - Bloomberg

April 22, 2014 - 6:45am

Google Glass Moves Into Companies as APX Labs Raises $10 Million
Bloomberg
That's the question startups are asking as they determine whether Google Glass is a promising platform for business applications. APX Labs LLC is betting the answer is yes -- the company said today it raised $10 million in a funding round led by New ...
APX Labs Gets $10M From NEA For Enterprise-Friendly WearablesTechCrunch
APX Labs Raises $10M to Bring Wearable Tech to WorkWall Street Journal (blog)
APX Labs Raises $10M to Bring Wearable Tech (and the Stuff of Sci-Fi) to WorkDow Jones Bankruptcy & Debt (registration)
Washington Business Journal (blog) -Virtual-Strategy Magazine (press release)
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Windows Phone 8.1, are we there yet? - ZDNet

April 22, 2014 - 6:22am

Windows Phone 8.1, are we there yet?
ZDNet
After a week of using the Windows Phone 8.1 Developer Preview on my Nokia Lumia 1520, I feel it's a brand new phone. The action center, updated calendar, faster browser (Internet Explorer 11), Sense features, and tweaks to the start screen solidify ...

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Could the Internet of Things create an explosion in software license costs? - ITProPortal

April 22, 2014 - 6:03am

ITProPortal

Could the Internet of Things create an explosion in software license costs?
ITProPortal
Software license management is already highly complex and potentially about to get even more so, as the Internet of Things (IoT) starts to take hold. The concept behind IoT is not particularly new and been around in various forms since 1991. It is based ...
Internet of Things is Not about Refrigerators [VIDEO]EnterpriseNetworkingPlanet
Internet of Things brings significant security risksBusiness Cloud News
How to Mine Gold from the Internet of ThingsCMSWire
Institute of Direct and Digital Marketing (press release) -Computerworld Australia
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Google Hangouts for Android merges conversations - IDG News Service

April 22, 2014 - 3:50am

Google Hangouts for Android merges conversations
IDG News Service
The new Android version of Google communication tool Hangouts will allow users to merge SMS and Hangout conversations. Latest news from Mobile · Google Hangouts for Android merges conversations (22.04.2014 kl 08:27); Plug me in if you want to save: ...

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LG's G Watch is to Be Water and Dustproof; to Come in 'Champagne Gold' Color - Android Headlines - Android News

April 22, 2014 - 3:12am

IBNLive

LG's G Watch is to Be Water and Dustproof; to Come in 'Champagne Gold' Color
Android Headlines - Android News
When Android Wear was announced by Google back during SXSW, two partners came out and told the world that they were preparing watches running the new software, LG and Motorola. While Motorola was a little more vocal on their upcoming Moto 36o, ...
LG G Watch will come in gold and rock an always-on displayTechRadar UK
LG's Android Wear G Watch to have an always-on screen, will be water and dust ...IBNLive
LG's upcoming G Watch detailed with new specs and imagesEngadget
AndroidOS.in -androidandme.com
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Mailbox iOS app updated to version 2.0 with Auto-Swipe and Dropbox sync - The Next Digit

April 22, 2014 - 1:46am

The Next Digit

Mailbox iOS app updated to version 2.0 with Auto-Swipe and Dropbox sync
The Next Digit
Dropbox has just updated its Mailbox email app to version 2.0 with Auto-swipe, an automated common actions such as swipes and snoozes. The updated application is now available for iOS devices, while the Android version of the app is still in version ...
Mailbox 2.0 for iOS Brings Auto-Swipe to Clean Up Your InboxGotta Be Mobile
Mailbox Brings Latest Features To Its iOS AppTechCrunch
Mailbox 2.0 Arrives With Auto-Swipe And More Dropbox IntegrationAppAdvice
The Verge -Ubergizmo -Cult of Mac
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Apple offers free recycling of its products worldwide - PCWorld

April 22, 2014 - 1:37am

SFGate

Apple offers free recycling of its products worldwide
PCWorld
Apple is offering to recycle its products for free worldwide, and has included even third-party products like mobile phones and PCs in the program in some countries. The company said on its redesigned environmental responsibility page that Apple retail ...
On Earth Day, Apple announces free recycling of all used productsIBNLive
Apple confirms free recycling for all productsiTWire

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Apple CEO Tim Cook Reveals Company Vision in New Video - WPRO

April 22, 2014 - 1:33am

The Mac Observer

Apple CEO Tim Cook Reveals Company Vision in New Video
WPRO
(PALO ALTO, Calif.) -- Apple released a new ad Monday, highlighting a focus on the environment and the conservation of resources. The video, shot on location at Apple facilities, leads the company website's homepage and hints at chief executive officer Tim ...
Apple Now Recycles Any Product You Give Back (and Gives You Credit)Gizmodo
Tim Cook: 'We want to leave the world better than we found it', Apple offers free ...Pocket-lint.com
Tim Cook's Apple Getting GreenerWKRG-TV
CNET -Los Angeles Times
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Espionage hacking grows, with more from east Europe: Verizon study - Reuters

April 21, 2014 - 11:36pm

Computerworld Australia

Espionage hacking grows, with more from east Europe: Verizon study
Reuters
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Hacking for espionage purposes is sharply increasing, with groups or national governments from Eastern Europe playing a growing role, according to one of the most comprehensive annual studies of computer intrusions.
Web apps and point-of-sale were leading hacker targets in 2013, says VerizonPCWorld
New Report Investigates CybercrimeConnected World Magazine
Revamped Verizon security report to help funnel funds into the right holesSydney Morning Herald
CSO Magazine -Dark Reading -Re/code
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Netflix Calls Out AT&T for Subpar Streaming Performance - Bloomberg

April 21, 2014 - 11:04pm

Politico

Netflix Calls Out AT&T for Subpar Streaming Performance
Bloomberg
Netflix Inc. (NFLX), stepping up its criticism of Internet service providers, called out AT&T Inc. (T) for offering video-streaming speeds that trail even those of phone companies with inferior technology. AT&T, the biggest landline phone company in the U.S., ...
Netflix lays out opposition to Comcast-Time Warner Cable merger in shareholder ...Washington Post
Netflix comes out against the Comcast-TWC merger, says it will hurt the open ...VentureBeat
Netflix gloves come off against Comcast-Time Warner Cable mergerReuters
Register -USA TODAY -Politico
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Netflix Calls Out AT&T for Subpar Streaming Performance - Bloomberg

April 21, 2014 - 11:04pm

Politico

Netflix Calls Out AT&T for Subpar Streaming Performance
Bloomberg
Netflix Inc. (NFLX), stepping up its criticism of Internet service providers, called out AT&T Inc. (T) for offering video-streaming speeds that trail even those of phone companies with inferior technology. AT&T, the biggest landline phone company in the U.S., ...
Netflix gloves come off against Comcast-Time Warner Cable mergerReuters
Netflix speaks out against Comcast–Time Warner megadealRegister
Netflix opposes Comcast dealPolitico
Broadcasting & Cable -TheWrap
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Companies Built on Sharing Balk When It Comes to Regulators - New York Times

April 21, 2014 - 8:58pm

Wall Street Journal

Companies Built on Sharing Balk When It Comes to Regulators
New York Times
Brian Chesky, chief executive of Airbnb, says that existing laws don't pertain to his company, which facilitates short-term rentals. Credit Chris Weeks/Getty Images for Airbnb. Continue reading the main story. Continue reading the main story. Continue reading ...
Airbnb wipes 2000 NY listings before court hearingCNET
60% of Airbnb rentals illegal, NY attorney general saysSFGate
Airbnb pulls over 2000 sketchy New York City rental listingsEngadget
Wall Street Journal -TechCrunch -Bloomberg
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