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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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Google Hangouts Dresses Up For Business - InformationWeek

July 30, 2014 - 11:03am

GigaOM

Google Hangouts Dresses Up For Business
InformationWeek
Google is making Hangouts part of Google Apps for Business to enhance the appeal of its cloud communications platform. Google's 10 Big Bets On The Future. (Click image for larger view and slideshow.) Google plans to add Hangouts to its Google Apps for ...
Google expands Hangouts with new features for business customersZDNet
Google Stops Forcing Google+ on Businesses That Use HangoutsMashable
Hangouts now work without Google+ account, Apps users get 15-person video ...GigaOM
FierceMobileIT -TechCrunch -CITEworld
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IIHS Small Car Crash Test Results: MINI Earns The Only 'Good'; Fiat, Nissan ... - The Car Connection

July 30, 2014 - 10:59am

IIHS Small Car Crash Test Results: MINI Earns The Only 'Good'; Fiat, Nissan ...
The Car Connection
The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety has released results from another round of crash tests. If the test cars were kids and the IIHS' grades were coming from an elementary school teacher, some would be grounded for a week. One would be shipped off ...

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LinkedIn Redesigns Mobile Profiles - InformationWeek

July 30, 2014 - 10:17am

LinkedIn Redesigns Mobile Profiles
InformationWeek
LinkedIn's new profile gives you more context about your connections and simplifies on-the-go editing. LinkedIn Tips: 10 Smart New Moves. (Click image for larger view and slideshow.) LinkedIn's mobile moves continued this week with the launch of a major ...

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Best Buy CEO says tablet sales are "crashing" - Re/code - Reuters

July 30, 2014 - 10:14am

CNBC

Best Buy CEO says tablet sales are "crashing" - Re/code
Reuters
July 30 (Reuters) - Best Buy Co Inc Chief Executive Hubert Joly said tablets sales were "crashing" and the PC business was seeing a revival in sales, according to the website, Re/code. The U.S. smartphone market has also grown more mature, Joly also said, ...
Best Buy dreams of laptop revival amid 'crashing' tablet salesPCWorld (blog)
Tablets “crashing” warns Best Buy chiefSlashGear
Former BlackBerry CEO's bold prediction might actually be coming trueBGR
The Tech Report, LLC
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LEAKED: Samsung's Metal Galaxy Phone Is Probably Coming Next Week - Businessinsider India

July 30, 2014 - 9:59am

LEAKED: Samsung's Metal Galaxy Phone Is Probably Coming Next Week
Businessinsider India
Samsung may unveil its next Galaxy smartphone as early as next week, according to Sam Mobile, a blog with a strong track record when it comes to leaking Samsung product releases. The Galaxy Alpha, which is rumored to feature a semi-metal design and a ...

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LEAKED: Samsung's Metal Galaxy Phone Is Probably Coming Next Week - Businessinsider India

July 30, 2014 - 9:59am

Times of India

LEAKED: Samsung's Metal Galaxy Phone Is Probably Coming Next Week
Businessinsider India
Samsung may unveil its next Galaxy smartphone as early as next week, according to Sam Mobile, a blog with a strong track record when it comes to leaking Samsung product releases. The Galaxy Alpha, which is rumored to feature a semi-metal design and a ...
Samsung Galaxy Alpha launch on August 4?TrustedReviews
Samsung Galaxy Alpha not as high end as initially thought, leak showsCNET

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Oracle Says Database Upgrade Doesn't Enable In-Memory Option - InformationWeek

July 30, 2014 - 9:36am

Oracle Says Database Upgrade Doesn't Enable In-Memory Option
InformationWeek
Oracle insists latest database release doesn't enable a costly in-memory option, countering claims by an ex-Oracle-employee and database blogger. 16 NoSQL, NewSQL Databases To Watch. (Click image for larger view and slideshow.) The 12.1.0.2 release ...
Oracle Customers Plug Into the Cloud With Oracle Database 12cWall Street Journal
Oracle hits back at ex-employee's claims about in-memory database optionComputerworld

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Microsoft's China woes increase - Fox News

July 30, 2014 - 8:52am

Fox News

Microsoft's China woes increase
Fox News
China took its investigation of "alleged monopoly actions" by Microsoft to a new level this week, raiding four of the company's offices and carrying away internal documents and computers. China's State Administration for Industry and Commerce -- the state ...

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Would you buy a driverless car? - Telegraph.co.uk

July 30, 2014 - 7:36am

Telegraph.co.uk

Would you buy a driverless car?
Telegraph.co.uk
Would you own a car that drove itself? More than half of Britain's adults wouldn't, according to a survey released today. 56 per cent of respondents to the survey, the results of which were released to coincide with the Government's announcement that it plans ...
Vince Cable unleashes SELF-DRIVING CAR TERROR on BlightyRegister
UK to allow driverless cars on public roads in JanuaryBBC News
Britain to test driverless car technology in up to 3 cities next yearFox News
Inquirer -ZDNet -Wall Street Journal (blog)
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Virgin Launches 'Custom' Service Plans - PC Magazine

July 30, 2014 - 7:30am

Fast Company

Virgin Launches 'Custom' Service Plans
PC Magazine
Virgin Mobile announced new service plans that you can tweak to your taste. But do they cost less than existing deals? 0shares. Virgin Mobile Logo. There's really no reason for there to be only a few kinds of wireless service plans. So when we saw Zact, ...
Virgin Mobile offers fully customizable prepaid plansCNET
Virgin Mobile USA Launches Virgin Mobile Custom – Fully Customizable Cell ...MarketWatch
Virgin Mobile Gets Serious About Smartphone Parental ControlsMashable
GigaOM -Kansas City Star -Fast Company
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Hyundai recalls 883000 Sonata sedans in US for transmission issue - Reuters

July 30, 2014 - 7:05am

CTV News

Hyundai recalls 883000 Sonata sedans in US for transmission issue
Reuters
DETROIT, July 30 (Reuters) - South Korean automaker Hyundai Motor Co will recall about 883,000 Sonata mid-sized sedans in the United States and Puerto Rico because a potentially defective transmission-shift cable could increase the risk of a crash.
2015 Hyundai Sonata Eco ReviewAutomobile Magazine
Hyundai recalls 883K Sonatas to fix gear shiftersWAVY-TV
Hyundai recalling 889000 Sonata cars in USThe Detroit News

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Logitech unveils 'world's fastest' gaming mouse, the G402 Hyperion Fury - TechRadar UK

July 30, 2014 - 5:12am

PC Gamer Magazine

Logitech unveils 'world's fastest' gaming mouse, the G402 Hyperion Fury
TechRadar UK
Fusion engine. Eight programmable buttons. Four on the fly DPI settings. To a lot of you this will mean nothing. But to any FPS fan worth their salt, these are sweet harmonies from heaven itself. This, folks, is Logtiech's latest gaming mouse, which it touts as the ...
Logitech unveils the G402 Hyperion Fury, the 'world's fastest gaming mouse'PCWorld (blog)
Logitech G Unveils World's Fastest Gaming MouseMarketWatch
Logitech unveils the G402 Hyperion Fury, claims "fastest gaming mouse" titlePC Gamer Magazine
IGN -Pocket-lint.com
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Facebook Is Killing Off Its Gift Service Altogether - Gizmodo

July 30, 2014 - 4:07am

Facebook Is Killing Off Its Gift Service Altogether
Gizmodo
The Facebook Gifts feature was supposed to kill Amazon or blow up the world or something. The place …Read moreRead on · Facebook Gifts Just Became the Easiest Way to Look Good in Front of EveryoneFacebook Gifts Just Became the Easiest Way to ...

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Nintendo reports loss on shaky Wii U sales - Washington Post

July 30, 2014 - 2:50am

AsiaOne

Nintendo reports loss on shaky Wii U sales
Washington Post
TOKYO — Nintendo Co. sank to a worse-than-expected loss for the fiscal first quarter on lagging Wii U video-game machine sales. But the Japanese company behind Super Mario and Pokemon games stuck to its annual profit and sales forecasts Wednesday.
Nintendo Q1 oper loss worse than expected, outlook unchangedReuters
'Mario Kart 8' couldn't save Nintendo from a $97 million lossEngadget
Nintendo 2DS Takes Center Stage at Free Event @ Chesterfield Mall August 1-3STLtoday.com

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EA Offers Xbox One Users Access to Popular Titles at $4.99 a Month - NDTV

July 30, 2014 - 1:12am

NDTV

EA Offers Xbox One Users Access to Popular Titles at $4.99 a Month
NDTV
US video game colossus Electronic Arts on Tuesday began testing a Netflix-style subscription service that lets Xbox One users play a library of online titles by paying monthly fees. EA Access is being rolled out in beta to a small number of Xbox One players ...

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Small cars fare poorly in latest front-end crash tests - Columbus Dispatch

July 30, 2014 - 12:30am

Small cars fare poorly in latest front-end crash tests
Columbus Dispatch
The E-Edition includes all of the news, comics, classifieds and advertisements of the newspaper. And it's available to subscribers before 6 a.m. every day. Subscribe. All current subscribers have full access to Digital D, which includes the E-Edition and ...

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Chevy Volt, Mini Cooper Countryman pass crash test, Mazda 5 fails - Reuters

July 30, 2014 - 12:14am

The Rakyat Post

Chevy Volt, Mini Cooper Countryman pass crash test, Mazda 5 fails
Reuters
DETROIT, July 30 (Reuters) - The General Motors Co Chevrolet Volt was the only one of a dozen small cars tested by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety to earn a "Top Safety Pick+" award, the IIHS said in a statement on Wednesday. In small front ...
Volt Tops Leaf in Insurance Group's Toughest Crash TestBloomberg
Chevy Volt is insurance group's Top Safety PickCNNMoney
Many cars still having trouble with IIHS small overlap crash testMichigan Radio
Automotive News -CNBC
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