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Tesla stock rises ahead of earnings - USA TODAY

July 31, 2014 - 3:42am

Reuters

Tesla stock rises ahead of earnings
USA TODAY
Tesla motors shares are climbing in anticipation that quarterly earnings report Thursday will test whether the electric car maker can keep its hot streak alive. Tesla shares closed Wednesday at $228.92 a share, up $3.91 or 1.74%. Analysts are still expecting ...
Panasonic, Tesla to Build Big US Battery PlantABC News
Tesla, Panasonic form 'Gigafactory' electric vehicle battery behemothZDNet
Tesla, Panasonic Are Officially Partners On The Road To Build A GigafactoryForbes
MarketWatch -Reuters
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Tor anonymity service compromised by unknown attackers - The Independent

July 31, 2014 - 3:00am

The Independent

Tor anonymity service compromised by unknown attackers
The Independent
The Tor network, an anonymising service used by privacy conscious internet users from law enforcement to criminals, admitted yesterday that the identity of its users may have been identified by government-funded researchers. In a 'security advisory' blog ...
Tor attack nodes RIPPED MASKS off users for 6 MONTHSRegister

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Shazam's Song Recognition Superpowers Land On Desktop - Mashable

July 31, 2014 - 2:26am

AppAdvice

Shazam's Song Recognition Superpowers Land On Desktop
Mashable
Mac users can now take advantage of Shazam's music identifying service without touching their smartphone. The company added a Mac app to its lineup Thursday, the first time the music recognition service has been available on the desktop. See also: 23 ...
Shazam Brings its Music-Identification App to the MacWall Street Journal (blog)
Shazam Launches Its First Desktop AppFast Company
Shazam takes its music discovery powers to the MacEngadget
Yahoo Finance UK -StreetWise Tech
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Facebook mobile app to offer free, limited Internet in Zambia - Reuters Africa

July 31, 2014 - 2:19am

Facebook mobile app to offer free, limited Internet in Zambia
Reuters Africa
By Alexei Oreskovic. SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Facebook Inc is launching a mobile app that gives users in Zambia free access to a handful of online services on mobile phones, broadening an effort to boost Internet usage in underdeveloped countries.

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Facebook-Backed Nonprofit Brings Free Internet to Zambia - Wired

July 31, 2014 - 2:06am

Reuters

Facebook-Backed Nonprofit Brings Free Internet to Zambia
Wired
What's Up With That: Why Does Your Dog Seem to Know What Time It Is? Science Blogs · Eruptions Summer Break · Dark Data, Amber, and Attenborough · A Rolling Object Accelerating Down an Incline · ENTERTAINMENT · Game|Life · The 8 Best Sprites in ...
Facebook mobile app to offer free, limited Internet in ZambiaReuters
Internet.Org's App With Free Access To Facebook, Google, Wikipedia, Local Info ...TechCrunch
Facebook Offers App With Free Access in ZambiaWall Street Journal (blog)
Re/code -New Zealand Herald
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No patch yet for zero day in Symantec Endpoint Protection software driver - PCWorld

July 30, 2014 - 9:53pm

No patch yet for zero day in Symantec Endpoint Protection software driver
PCWorld
A zero-day flaw in a software driver in Symantec's widely used Endpoint Protection product may be tricky to fix. The flaw is contained in the Application and Device Control driver, which is in Endpoint Protection versions 11.x and 12.x, the security company ...
3 zero-day flaws found in Symantec's Endpoint ProtectionInfoWorld

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Android grabs record 85 percent smartphone share - PCWorld

July 30, 2014 - 9:39pm

TechCrunch

Android grabs record 85 percent smartphone share
PCWorld
Google's dominance of the smartphone market has reached new heights, with its Android operating system now accounting for a record 84.6 percent share of global smartphone shipments, according to research by Strategy Analytics. The growth in Android ...
The One-Horse Race: 85% Of The 300M Smartphones Shipped In Q2 Were ...TechCrunch
PR NewswireVirtual-Strategy Magazine (press release)

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FCC chairman puts Verizon in hot seat over new throttling policy - CNET

July 30, 2014 - 7:23pm

Reuters

FCC chairman puts Verizon in hot seat over new throttling policy
CNET
FCC's Tom Wheeler says in a letter he's "deeply troubled" by Verizon's move to single out unlimited data customers, which could slow their access to the Internet. by Marguerite Reardon · @maggie_reardon; July 30, 2014 4:56 PM PDT. comments. 0. facebook.
FCC Questions Verizon's Limits On Unlimited DataTechCrunch
FCC Chair Asks Verizon To Explain 'Disturbing' Plan to Slow Wireless SpeedsHuffington Post
FCC head chastises Verizon for throttling unlimited data plansEngadget
International Business Times -Ars Technica -USA TODAY
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Windows Phones Will Over-take Android Phones, Says Expert - THISDAY Live

July 30, 2014 - 6:41pm

Windows Phones Will Over-take Android Phones, Says Expert
THISDAY Live
A technology expert has said the Microsoft brand of phones that run on Widows Operating System (OS) will likely over-take smartphones that run on the Android OS, which currently appears to be the most popular in Nigeria and some countries of the world.

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UPDATE 3-US regulator questions Verizon plan to slow data speeds for some - Reuters

July 30, 2014 - 6:12pm

Reuters

UPDATE 3-US regulator questions Verizon plan to slow data speeds for some
Reuters
(Adds links to FACTBOX, TAKE-A-LOOK). By Alina Selyukh. WASHINGTON, July 30 (Reuters) - The top U.S. telecommunications regulator said on Wednesday he is "deeply troubled" by Verizon Communications Inc's plan to slow data downloads for some ...
FCC Chair Asks Verizon To Explain 'Disturbing' Plan to Slow Wireless SpeedsHuffington Post
Verizon Throttling: 4G LTE 'Network Optimization' Questioned By FCCInternational Business Times
FCC chair accuses Verizon of throttling unlimited data to boost profitsArs Technica
USA TODAY -Wall Street Journal -Businessweek
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Verizon Wants To Slow Down Speeds For Some Unlimited Customers, And The ... - Business Insider

July 30, 2014 - 5:52pm

Business Insider

Verizon Wants To Slow Down Speeds For Some Unlimited Customers, And The ...
Business Insider
"I am deeply troubled by your July 25, 2014 announcement that Verizon Wireless intends to slow down some customers' data speeds on your 4G LTE network starting in October 2014," Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler wrote ...

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Modbook launches Kickstarter campaign for Modbook Pro X Mac tablet - Macworld

July 30, 2014 - 5:48pm

Sahara Samay

Modbook launches Kickstarter campaign for Modbook Pro X Mac tablet
Macworld
The custom Mac tablet, the Modbook, is back—this time with a souped up, 15.4-inch display and the latest Mac hardware under the hood. To make this dream a reality, however, Modbook is asking that you fund a Kickstarter campaign for the Modbook Pro X, ...
Modbook's next project is the convertible MacBook Apple won't makeArs Technica
Apple's MacBook Pro gets speed boost, price cutShanghai Daily (subscription)

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FCC questions Verizon Wireless on speed throttling plan - USA TODAY

July 30, 2014 - 4:47pm

USA TODAY

FCC questions Verizon Wireless on speed throttling plan
USA TODAY
Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler has formally questioned Verizon Wireless about its plan to slow data speeds to some customers. The nation's largest mobile carrier announced earlier this week that beginning in October, that the ...
FCC Questions Verizon Plan to Manage Data Speeds for Some CostumersWall Street Journal
Verizon Wireless Asked to Justify Plan to Slow Data SpeedBloomberg
UPDATE 3-US regulator questions Verizon plan to slow data speeds for someReuters
PhoneDog -Mashable -Re/code
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'Troubed' FCC Chair Queries Verizon Wireless Speed Cut - Businessweek

July 30, 2014 - 4:27pm

Reuters

'Troubed' FCC Chair Queries Verizon Wireless Speed Cut
Businessweek
U.S. Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler told Verizon Wireless he's troubled by the company's plan to reduce data speeds for some heavy Internet users. Wheeler in a letter today asked Chief Executive Officer Daniel Mead to ...
FCC Challenges Verizon Wireless on Data ThrottlingMashable
US Regulator Questions Verizon Plan to Slow Data Speeds for SomeFox Business
Wheeler Grills Verizon On Data Management PlanMultichannel News
Business Insider
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Internet Authority Pulled Into Fight Over Compensation for Terrorism's Victims - Wall Street Journal

July 30, 2014 - 4:14pm

Gulf Times

Internet Authority Pulled Into Fight Over Compensation for Terrorism's Victims
Wall Street Journal
The world's main Internet address authority is engaging in a legal fight to protect Web domains tied to Iran, Syria and North Korea. The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, or Icann, is trying to fend off an effort by the Israel Law Center, ...
ICANN to plaintiffs: No, you can't have all of Iran's domainsArs Technica
True Lawfare — The Fight to Seize Iran's Domain Name ContinuesLawfare (blog)
More from ICANN Court Filing: Not Only Are ccTLD's Not Property But They Don't ...TheDomains.com
GlobalPost -Domain Name News -V3.co.uk
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Microsoft's board getting more mobile expertise with latest addition - ZDNet

July 30, 2014 - 4:13pm

Microsoft's board getting more mobile expertise with latest addition
ZDNet
Honing its mobile industry insights, Microsoft is adding a new member to its board of directors. Microsoft reorg. From devices to big data, what it means for business · Ballmer's letter to the troops · North Star: 6 things that have to go right. The latest addition is ...

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Ax crashes through car windshield north of Boston - Chron.com

July 30, 2014 - 4:02pm

ABC News

Ax crashes through car windshield north of Boston
Chron.com
TOPSFIELD, Mass. (AP) — It was a scary moment on a highway north of Boston when an ax smashed through the windshield of a car. Massachusetts State Police say the ax bounced out of a landscaper's dump truck at about 11 a.m. Wednesday on ...
Ax Flies into Windshield, Startles MotoristsKBOI
PHOTO: Loose ax hits car on Massachusetts highwayKMTV
Axe Flies Off Truck, Through Car WindshieldWBUR
MassLive.com -FOX 4 News
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AMD's new 64-bit ARM board points way to x86 coexistence - PCWorld

July 30, 2014 - 1:48pm

ExtremeTech

AMD's new 64-bit ARM board points way to x86 coexistence
PCWorld
Advanced Micro Devices is moving closer to a motherboard design that will accept both x86 and ARM chips with the shipment of its first 64-bit ARM board. The Opteron A1100-Series developer hardware is an uncased computer costing $2,999, and aimed at ...
AMD Announces the Availability of AMD Opteron 64-Bit ARM-Based Developer ...CNNMoney
ARM-based Opteron now available in $2999 developer kitThe Tech Report, LLC

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Amazon's Fire Phone: a shopping device that makes calls - CNNMoney

July 30, 2014 - 11:21am

PCBDesign007

Amazon's Fire Phone: a shopping device that makes calls
CNNMoney
Amazon knows that you're not going to leave your iPhone or Galaxy S behind to buy its new Fire Phone without some convincing. The Fire Phone costs the same as an iPhone 5S or a Galaxy S5: $650, or $200 with a two-year contract. It has a 4.7-inch screen ...
Amazon Fire Phone Release, Apps, and Specs: Devices Is Mediocre and Costly ...Latin Post
New app brings Fire phone's tilt gesture controls to your iPhoneBGR
Amazon Fire: A sleek and innovative smartphoneShelbyville Times-Gazette
Z6Mag -Columbus CEO -Pocket-lint.com
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Yemen nearly doubles fuel prices to narrow deficit - WWMT-TV

July 30, 2014 - 11:15am

Aljazeera.com

Yemen nearly doubles fuel prices to narrow deficit
WWMT-TV
SANAA, Yemen (AP) -- Yemen's government has nearly doubled fuel prices in an attempt to reform government subsidies and narrow budget deficit. According to new prices posted Wednesday at the petrol stations in the capital, Sanaa, the government raised ...
Army breaks up protests as Yemen raises fuel pricesswissinfo.ch

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