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Google Inbox Supports Android Wear - I Know Today

December 17, 2014 - 7:14pm

I Know Today

Google Inbox Supports Android Wear
I Know Today
Google Inbox is Google's attempt at streamlining the whole email thing which, so far, has been available to people on an invitation only basis over the past couple of months. Since Google has offered several rounds of invitations, there's probably a good ...
Google Rolls Out Update For Inbox Adding Support For Android WearTechtree.com
Google Drive Updates Android And iOS AppsUbergizmo (blog)
Inbox by Gmail now fully supports Android WearPhandroid.com
CIO Today -Gizmodo
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Steve Jobs video in iPod antitrust suit stays under wraps, judge rules - CNET

December 17, 2014 - 5:32pm

CNET

Steve Jobs video in iPod antitrust suit stays under wraps, judge rules
CNET
After weeks of back-and-forth argument, an Oakland, California judge in the now-settled iPod antitrust suit says never-before-seen footage of the late Apple CEO won't be made available to the public. by Nick Statt · @nickstatt; December 17, 2014 3:23 PM ...
Judge Rules Steve Jobs Deposition Video Will Not See Public ReleaseMac Rumors
Asia Corporate WatchNasdaq
Apple wins S$1.3b iPod antitrust lawsuitTODAYonline
NewsFactor Network
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North Korea behind Sony hack: U.S. Officials - KVOA Tucson News

December 17, 2014 - 5:31pm

ABC News

North Korea behind Sony hack: U.S. Officials
KVOA Tucson News
U.S. officials now say they believe North Korea was behind the computer hacking attack on... Read Story › · Obama to announce historic overhaul of relations; Cuba releases American · McSally wins Arizona House seat after recount · View All News › ...
Report: North Korea May Be Behind Sony Pictures Hack After All (Update)Gizmodo
Sony Pictures Wasn't the First. Why It Won't Be the Last.Slate Magazine
Sony Hack Believed to Be Routed Through Infected Computers OverseasKABC

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Amazon pushes a big update to its Fire Phone, but no one really cares - 9 to 5 Google

December 17, 2014 - 5:27pm

9 to 5 Google

Amazon pushes a big update to its Fire Phone, but no one really cares
9 to 5 Google
Amazon's Fire Phone, announced in June, was a flop to say the least. Offering hardly anything that wasn't already on the market, the device launched at a price of $199 on contract (and AT&T-only, to boot), but very soon became basically free (and $199 ...

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Uber plans tighter screening for drivers - Reuters

December 17, 2014 - 5:26pm

Reuters

Uber plans tighter screening for drivers
Reuters
(Reuters) - Online taxi service Uber Technologies Inc, one of whose driver was accused of rape in New Delhi, said it would add new methods to verify drivers' credentials and make its service safer. Uber has started research and development on biometrics ...
Uber envisions a safer ride in 2015PCWorld
Uber plans to use biometrics and 'scientific analysis' to screen driversLos Angeles Times
Uber explores using biometrics and lie detectors to screen driversEngadget
Mashable -Forbes -Fortune
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Samsung Galaxy Note 4 vs Note Edge camera - SlashGear

December 17, 2014 - 5:02pm

SlashGear

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 vs Note Edge camera
SlashGear
When we first saw the Galaxy Note 4 at a Samsung conference earlier this year, Samsung also showed us the Galaxy Note Edge. At that time, it wasn't entirely apparent - they're said to come with the same cameras. Since then, we've put them to the test.

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Forensic software gets around iCloud security features - Reseller News

December 17, 2014 - 4:33pm

Forensic software gets around iCloud security features
Reseller News
A Russian software company has updated its forensic software to work-around the security features Apple recently added to iCloud and increased what information can be extracted from the cloud storage service. Elcomsoft's Phone Breaker software now ...

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Forensic software gets around iCloud security features - ITworld.com

December 17, 2014 - 4:32pm

Forensic software gets around iCloud security features
ITworld.com
A Russian software company has updated its forensic software to work-around the security features Apple recently added to iCloud and increased what information can be extracted from the cloud storage service. Elcomsoft's Phone Breaker software now ...

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ST's Digital Life picks the best gadgets and games in 2014 - The Straits Times

December 17, 2014 - 4:10pm

ST's Digital Life picks the best gadgets and games in 2014
The Straits Times
SINGAPORE - The year 2014 saw several blockbuster devices and games hit the market, but only a few shined through as the brightest. In the smartphone range, there was Apple's bigger iPhone 6 Plus. Then there was Samsung's new Galaxy Note that came ...

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IBM says cloud business enjoying 'breakthrough year' - Reuters

December 17, 2014 - 3:05pm

Reuters

IBM says cloud business enjoying 'breakthrough year'
Reuters
LONDON (Reuters) - IBM aims to expand the number of data centers it offers clients around the world by 25 percent to meet fast-rising demand for internet-based services, after what a company executive said has been a "breakthrough year" in 2014 for its ...
IBM Transforms National Express Customer ExperienceMarketWatch
IBM Cloud Closes The Year With A Bang--More Data Centers, More CustomersForbes
Microsoft and IBM keep the pressure on Amazon's cloudNetwork World
Data Center Knowledge -CNNMoney
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Google may (or may not) release Android 5.1 soon, but either way the OS needs ... - PCWorld

December 17, 2014 - 2:13pm

PCWorld

Google may (or may not) release Android 5.1 soon, but either way the OS needs ...
PCWorld
Apparently, Google isn't done updating Lollipop. Citing two unnamed but “trusted” sources, AndroidPIT alleges that Google will push a major software update in the new year. One of the two sources says the release is targeted for late February. The report ...
Android 5.1 update due in early 2015, report claimsCNET

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Plex App Now Available On Sony's PS4 - Tom's Hardware

December 17, 2014 - 2:00pm

Crave Online

Plex App Now Available On Sony's PS4
Tom's Hardware
Today, Plex released the PS4 version of its Plex app, otherwise known as Plex Home Theater. If you've ever heard of Plex, chances are that you're also using it. Plex offers a system to organize your media library and present it in a very fancy fashion. You can ...
PlayStation 4 finally gets Plex, and a whole world of streamingEngadget
Plex arrives on PS3 and PS4 to allow media streaming from PCTrustedReviews
Plex Arrives on PS4 and PS3 in Europe, Coming to North America SoonCrave Online
IntoMobile (blog) -TekRevue -Ubergizmo (blog)
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Netflix Comes To DISH PayTV SatBroadcasting™ Endeavors - SatNews Publishers

December 17, 2014 - 1:53pm

SatNews Publishers

Netflix Comes To DISH PayTV SatBroadcasting™ Endeavors
SatNews Publishers
[SatNews] DISH has become the first major payTV provider in the U.S. to integrate the Netflix app into its set-top box (STB). Available on DISH's second-generation Hopper, the app gives customers the ability to instantly stream Netflix movies and TV shows, ...

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Dish Becomes First Major Pay-TV Provider to Integrate Netflix Into Boxes - TheWrap

December 17, 2014 - 1:31pm

TheWrap

Dish Becomes First Major Pay-TV Provider to Integrate Netflix Into Boxes
TheWrap
Dish Network is the new service where you can watch the hit Netflix series “Orange Is the New Black.” Dish on Wednesday became the first major pay-TV provider in the United States to integrate the streaming services app into its set-top box. Also Read: ...

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Dish Adds Netflix App to Some of Its Set-Top Boxes - ABC News

December 17, 2014 - 1:03pm

Dish Adds Netflix App to Some of Its Set-Top Boxes
ABC News
Dish is making it easier to watch video from an online rival, Netflix. The satellite TV company said Wednesday that it is adding the Netflix app to its latest set-top boxes, its second-generation Hopper devices released in February 2013. Dish wouldn't say how ...

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ICANN data compromised in spearphishing attack - ITworld.com

December 17, 2014 - 12:21pm

ICANN data compromised in spearphishing attack
ITworld.com
A so-called spearphishing attack on ICANN has compromised the email credentials of several ICANN staff members and allowed the attacker access to user information, including email and postal addresses. The targeted phishing attack also allowed the ...

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ICANN hackers sniff around global DNS root zone system - The Register

December 17, 2014 - 11:58am

CSO Online

ICANN hackers sniff around global DNS root zone system
The Register
At last! Something else for smartwatches to do as BMW promises park-by-wristjob demo · Apple WINS iPod antitrust fight, jury nixes BILLION-dollar payout bid · Goes like the blazes: Amazon Fire HDX 8.9 late 2014 edition · SPB · Geek's Guide · American ...
ICANN falls for spear phishing attackZDNet
ICANN systems compromised through phishing attackDomain Name News

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Sprint facing lawsuit over bogus charges on bills - USA TODAY

December 17, 2014 - 11:35am

USA TODAY

Sprint facing lawsuit over bogus charges on bills
USA TODAY
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is suing wireless carrier Sprint, claiming the company illegally billed customers tens of millions of dollars in unauthorized charges. The suit follows reports the Federal Communications Commission would fine Sprint ...
Sprint to be Fine $105 Million for Cramming Customers BillsMobile Burn
FCC expected to fine Sprint $105 million for overcharging customersArs Technica
CompaniesSprint faces $105m fine over unauthorised billingFinancial Times
Bidness ETC -Courthouse News Service -WKRB News
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Top five smartphone disappointments of the year - PCWorld

December 17, 2014 - 11:32am

Forbes

Top five smartphone disappointments of the year
PCWorld
The poor design of two different smartphones, a low-resolution front camera with the new iPhone, the Moto G's lack of LTE, and the hefty price tag of the Amazon Fire led to disappointment this year when it came to smartphone releases. The design of the ...
Why Was Amazon's Fire Phone Reduced To Embers?Forbes

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Netflix comes to cord havers, will be available on Dish Network's set-top boxes - Mashable

December 17, 2014 - 10:29am

Mashable

Netflix comes to cord havers, will be available on Dish Network's set-top boxes
Mashable
Netflix has struck its first deal with a major U.S. pay-TV company, bringing its content to Dish Network's set-top box. Starting Wednesday, Dish subscribers that have the newest version of the company's digital video recorder — called Hopper — will be able to ...
Netflix Just Announced a Huge New PartnershipTIME
Netflix now on Dish's Hopper in first big pay-TV partnershipGigaom
Dish becomes first major operator to integrate Netflix into set-topsFierceCable
MediaPost Communications -TheStreet.com -Seeking Alpha
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