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Google acquires video ads company mDialog - PCWorld

June 19, 2014 - 9:33pm

TechCrunch

Google acquires video ads company mDialog
PCWorld
Google has acquired video advertising company mDialog in a bid to provide more high quality video options to its advertisers. The Internet giant plans over time to work with the mDialog team to include their technology and expertise into its DoubleClick ...
Google buys MDialog, Alpental TechnologiesSFGate
Google buys video advertising firm mDialogCNET
Google nabs two startups for wireless tech, ad boostSilicon Valley Business Journal
Wall Street Journal -Multichannel News
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Install and navigate the Nokia Z Launcher for Android - CNET

June 19, 2014 - 8:35pm

BGR

Install and navigate the Nokia Z Launcher for Android
CNET
Nokia has released its first custom launcher for Android devices, complete with a unique 'Scribble' feature. by Jason Cipriani · @MrCippy; June 19, 2014 6:16 PM PDT. comments. 0. facebook. twitter. linkedin. googleplus. more. more +. email. tumblr. stumble.
Nokia pre-beta tests Z Launcher for AndroidAndroid Community
Nokia Z Launcher Android home replacement pre-beta now availableGreenbot
Yes, Nokia has released an Android launcherEngadget
VentureBeat -TechSpot -Android Headlines - Android News
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BlackBerry ekes out a profit as revenue tumbles nearly 70 per cent - CIO New Zealand

June 19, 2014 - 6:56pm

CIO New Zealand

BlackBerry ekes out a profit as revenue tumbles nearly 70 per cent
CIO New Zealand
BlackBerry managed to turn the tide toward a small profit during its fiscal first quarter, but revenue and phone sales continued to drop. Revenue for the first quarter of BlackBerry's fiscal 2015, which ended May 31, was about $US966 million, a steep drop of ...

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The next version of Android will enhance battery life, speed up apps - Engadget

June 19, 2014 - 5:21pm

BGR

The next version of Android will enhance battery life, speed up apps
Engadget
Several months ago, Google added an experimental runtime option to speed up apps in Android 4.4 KitKat. A runtime, for the record, supports the apps running on your device -- without it they'd be nothing but piles of useless code. Called ART (short for ...
Android 5.0 will switch to ART virtual machine after Oracle Dalvik rulingInquirer
Dalvik runtime will be replaced by ART in next version of AndroidPhandroid.com

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See more of Android Wear, Google's wrist-borne OS - Engadget

June 19, 2014 - 5:04pm

BGR

See more of Android Wear, Google's wrist-borne OS
Engadget
Google pretty much divulged the most important things about Android Wear when it launched the OS, but this new video lays out all the details complete with visual aid. Timothy Jordan, the company's developer advocate, shows off a number of user interface ...
The big story that should emerge from Google I/OCITEworld
Looking for an introduction to Android Wear? Google's here to help [VIDEO]Phandroid.com
LG G Watch Release Date Approaches, Price And Images Leak OnlineInternational Business Times
Ubergizmo -TechCrunch
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Why Amazon Needs Its Own Phone - MIT Technology Review

June 19, 2014 - 4:39pm

Why Amazon Needs Its Own Phone
MIT Technology Review
Mobile e-commerce is booming, and an Amazon phone will foster a captive customer base. By Mike Orcutt on June 18, 2014. Why It Matters. The retail industry will continue to be transformed as it becomes even easier to buy things online. The global ...

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Harley-Davidson introduces electric motorcycle - KFOX El Paso

June 19, 2014 - 3:59pm

KFOX El Paso

Harley-Davidson introduces electric motorcycle
KFOX El Paso
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Harley-Davidson has introduced its first electric motorcycle, a sleek, futuristic bike that sounds like a jet airplane taking off and can go from 0 to 60 mph in less than four seconds. The bike isn't in production yet. Instead, the public will get ...

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Power of Microsoft's Bing an open question in search industry - Reuters

June 19, 2014 - 2:51pm

Reuters

Power of Microsoft's Bing an open question in search industry
Reuters
SEATTLE (Reuters) - Microsoft Corp's (MSFT.O) new chief executive, Satya Nadella, likes to boast that Bing is growing and powers 30 percent of the Internet search market, making it a worthy competitor to Google Inc (GOOGL.O). But within the advertising and ...

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Rumor: Apple's 'iWatch' to have 'slightly rectangular' 2.5" display, wireless charging - Apple Insider

June 19, 2014 - 2:48pm

The Guardian

Rumor: Apple's 'iWatch' to have 'slightly rectangular' 2.5" display, wireless charging
Apple Insider
A fresh set of rumors about Apple's anticipated "iWatch" were supplied on Thursday by mainstream media outlet, which was told by an unnamed source that the device will boast wireless charging capabilities, and will sport a slightly rectangular watch face.
Reuters: iWatch could launch in October with 2.5-inch display and wireless ...BGR

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Chinese site in signal-jammer sting could pay record $34.9M FCC fine - PCWorld

June 19, 2014 - 2:48pm

NBCNews.com

Chinese site in signal-jammer sting could pay record $34.9M FCC fine
PCWorld
A Chinese electronics vendor accused of selling signal jammers to U.S. consumers could end up leading the market in one dubious measure: the largest fine ever imposed by the Federal Communications Commission. The agency wants to fine CTS ...
FCC Levels Record Fine Against Maker Of Cellphone JammersWall Street Journal
Chinese Electronics Firm Fined $35M For Selling Phone JammersNBCNews.com
FCC issues wallet-burning $34.9 million fine to Chinese retailer for selling signal ...Digital Trends
Nextgov -Sky News Australia -Techzone360
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Taiwan's Quanta to start mass production of Apple's smartwatch in July - source - euronews

June 19, 2014 - 2:21pm

euronews

Taiwan's Quanta to start mass production of Apple's smartwatch in July - source
euronews
TAIPEI (Reuters) – Taiwan's Quanta Computer Inc will start mass production of Apple Inc's first smartwatch in July, according to a source familiar with the matter, as the tech giant tries to prove it can still innovate against rival Samsung Electronics Co Ltd.

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T-Mobile boss: 'High and mighty' Verizon and AT&T are 'raping you for every ... - Register

June 19, 2014 - 1:51pm

TIME

T-Mobile boss: 'High and mighty' Verizon and AT&T are 'raping you for every ...
Register
T-Mobile CEO John Legere is outspoken at the best of times, but went further than ever before in his criticism of the conduct of Verizon and AT&T in the US market at the company's latest Un-carrier initiative launch.
Uncarrier 5.0: AT&T and Verizon need to respondMind Of The Geek
John Legere Takes the Freewheeling CEO Act Into the Unfunny Rape ZoneBusinessweek
T-Mobile's 'Rough and Crude' Legere Goes Off on AT&T, VerizonChannel Partners
Bloomberg -Refinery29 -Complex.com
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Microsoft reveals Office 365 roadmap—here's what's coming - PCWorld

June 19, 2014 - 1:48pm

Government Technology

Microsoft reveals Office 365 roadmap—here's what's coming
PCWorld
One of the advantages of Microsoft's Office 365 suite, Microsoft claims, are the ongoing addition of features, which suddenly show up on a user's desktop. But on Thursday, Microsoft published an upcoming roadmap of those features, recognizing that it needs ...
Office 365 road map: A big step in the right directionInfoWorld
Microsoft goes public with its Office 365 for business roadmapZDNet
Microsoft provides roadmap for Off...Neowin
WinBeta -Washington Technology -Redmond Channel Partner
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T-Mobile wants to give you an iPhone - KTUU.com

June 19, 2014 - 1:05pm

KTUU.com

T-Mobile wants to give you an iPhone
KTUU.com
You can keep them for only a week. But T-Mobile is handing out free iPhones, along with a trial run of its cellular service, in the latest in a string of unorthodox promotions for the No. 4 wireless carrier in the United States.

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BlackBerry's Amazon Appstore Deal Should Free Up Resources To Aid ... - Forbes

June 19, 2014 - 12:39pm

BlackBerry's Amazon Appstore Deal Should Free Up Resources To Aid ...
Forbes
BlackBerry recently signed a deal with Amazon that will allow it to offer apps from Amazon's Appstore on its BlackBerry 10 devices. Neither company announced the terms of the agreement. The Appstore, which will be available on BB 10 devices this fall, will ...

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Google Play Store is littered with 'secret keys' - Inquirer

June 19, 2014 - 10:28am

Google Play Store is littered with 'secret keys'
Inquirer
Professor Jason Nieh and doctoral student Nicolas Viennot created a piece of software known as Playdrone that can sweep apps in the Google Play Store and mine data about them. Playdrone sweeps the Google Play store daily, downloads 1.1 million apk ...

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Intel ventures into 3D mobile chat app that tracks faces, moods - PCWorld

June 19, 2014 - 9:48am

Reuters

Intel ventures into 3D mobile chat app that tracks faces, moods
PCWorld
Intel wants to inject passion and excitement into mobile chat through a new app that relies on face-tracking technology to assess facial expressions and mood. With Pocket Avatars, users can chat with friends using animated three-dimensional avatars, but ...
Intel puts a cartoony twist on mobile messaging with its first app: Pocket AvatarsVentureBeat
How Intel Wants to Be More Than Just a Chip CompanyTheStreet.com
Intel launches messaging app using cartoons to mimic sender's faceYahoo!7 News

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Hacker puts 'full redundancy' code-hosting firm out of business - PCWorld

June 19, 2014 - 9:48am

Ars Technica

Hacker puts 'full redundancy' code-hosting firm out of business
PCWorld
A code-hosting and project management services provider was forced to shut down operations indefinitely after a hacker broke into its cloud infrastructure and deleted customer data, including most of the company's backups. The customers of ...
Amazon EC2 control panel hack submarines hosting providerTechTarget
Code hosting Code Spaces destroyed by extortion hack attackHelp Net Security
Hack on hosting site Code Spaces leads to site closureComputer Business Review
Gamasutra
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LinkedIn Job Search App Debuts - InformationWeek

June 19, 2014 - 9:00am

BusinessNewsDaily

LinkedIn Job Search App Debuts
InformationWeek
LinkedIn's new job search app lets you search for open positions, filter results, apply for jobs, and more. Here's the lowdown. Facebook Privacy: 10 Settings To Check. (Click image for larger view and slideshow.) LinkedIn launched a job search app Thursday ...
LinkedIn Launches New Job Search App for iPhoneBusinessNewsDaily
LinkedIn making app to help job seekers on the goCNET
LinkedIn launches new appFanSided
Mashable -TechCrunch -Chicago Tribune
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UPDATE 1-Maserati sees Jan-June sales matching record full-year 2013 - Reuters

June 19, 2014 - 8:33am

IndustryWeek

UPDATE 1-Maserati sees Jan-June sales matching record full-year 2013
Reuters
... * In 2013, Maserati sold a record of 15,400 vehicles. * Brand CEO confirms sales targets for 2015, 2018. * Maserati seeks to rival German carmakers in global push (Wraps separates, adds details, context). By Agnieszka Flak. MODENA, Italy, June 19 ...
Maserati on track to meet sales targets, CEO Wester saysAutomotive News
Maserati on Track to Double Annual Sales in 2014IndustryWeek
Maserati on track to meet 2015, 2018 sales targetsEconomic Times
THE BUSINESS TIMES (subscription)
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