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Twitter uses MoPub to help advertisers promote mobile apps - CNET

April 17, 2014 - 9:13am

Adweek

Twitter uses MoPub to help advertisers promote mobile apps
CNET
The company says that its Twitter Ads interface will allow companies and brands to promote their apps both on Twitter and on mobile devices. by Don Reisinger · @donreisinger; April 17, 2014 7:02 AM PDT. comments. 0. facebook. twitter. linkedin. googleplus.
Twitter Integrates MoPub Ad-Buying And Confirms Mobile-App Install AdsWall Street Journal
Twitter beats Facebook to mobile ad launchFinancial Times
Twitter to Start Sell Mobile-App PromotionsBloomberg
TechCrunch -Re/code -The Drum
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Twitter beats Facebook to mobile advertising launch - Financial Times

April 17, 2014 - 8:55am

Twitter beats Facebook to mobile advertising launch
Financial Times
Twitter has unveiled its new mobile advertising network just weeks before Facebook is expected to launch its own way of serving advertisements on other apps. The social media companies are embarking on a battle to lure advertisers by promoting ...

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Google under fire from European media tycoon - BBC News

April 17, 2014 - 8:23am

BBC News

Google under fire from European media tycoon
BBC News
The boss of one of Europe's largest media companies has strongly criticised Google in an open letter printed in a German newspaper. Mathias Dopfner, chief executive of Axel Springer, says his company is afraid of Google and its power. He also asks in the ...
Publisher Mathias Doepfner accuses Google of being a monopolySouth China Morning Post
German media boss says he's scared of GoogleAl-Arabiya
Newspaper tycoon: Google is building a superstate that threatens the future of ...ITProPortal
ANINEWS -TelecomTV (registration) -The Independent
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Zynga bets the Farm(Ville) on mobile - USA TODAY

April 17, 2014 - 8:03am

GlobeNewswire

Zynga bets the Farm(Ville) on mobile
USA TODAY
After spending years building its wealth through the desktop computer, Zynga is ready to bet the farm on mobile. On Thursday, the video game maker launches its next title starring its biggest franchise, FarmVille, at what might be the most critical point in the ...
Zynga launches mobile FarmVille in turnaround attemptLos Angeles Times
FarmVille 2: Country Escape comes to Android and E-I-E-iOS devicesVentureBeat
FarmVille Is Back — and This Time, It's PortableTIME
Inside Mobile Apps -Wall Street Journal (blog) -Polygon
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Twitter Goes After a Facebook Cash Cow - New York Times (blog)

April 17, 2014 - 8:01am

Twitter Goes After a Facebook Cash Cow
New York Times (blog)
It remains to be seen whether Twitter can replicate Facebook's success with ads that appear on TwitterIt remains to be seen whether Twitter can replicate Facebook's success with ads that appear on your phone urging you to install a new app or fire up one ...

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Scout GPS app keeps your gas and coffee detour to a minimum - Engadget

April 17, 2014 - 7:15am

Scout GPS app keeps your gas and coffee detour to a minimum
Engadget
Telenav wants its latest Scout update for iPhone to stand out from other nav apps by giving what it claims 80 percent of us want while driving: gas, coffee, or food. You can now select a spot serving one of those sans typing and be sure it's decent thanks to a ...
Scout for iPhone Is the First Navigation App That Lets You Search Ahead Along ...Broadway World

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Nokia stops sales of Lumia 2520 tablet over electric shock fears - CNET

April 17, 2014 - 6:48am

Nokia stops sales of Lumia 2520 tablet over electric shock fears
CNET
Nokia has suspended sales of the Nokia Lumia 2520 tablet around the world over fears that the charger could give you an electric shock -- leaving current owners with a device Nokia admits is "virtually useless." by Rich Trenholm · @rich_trenholm; April 17 ...
Nokia Announces Product Advisory for AC-300 Charger for the Lumia 2520 ...MarketWatch
Nokia Halts Lumia 2520 Tablet Sales In Europe Amid Faulty Charger Product ...TechCrunch
Nokia suspends Lumia 2520 tablet sales due to electric...The Verge

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Google's latest Street View algorithm beats its bot-sniffing security system - Engadget

April 17, 2014 - 6:21am

Google's latest Street View algorithm beats its bot-sniffing security system
Engadget
You know how Google's been doing such a great job associating addresses with their locations on a map? Apparently, it's all thanks to the company's new magical algorithm that can parse (with 90 percent accuracy) even fuzzy numbers in pictures taken by ...

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BBC and Sky catch-up apps experience iOS fault - BBC News

April 17, 2014 - 5:53am

BBC News

BBC and Sky catch-up apps experience iOS fault
BBC News
The BBC and Sky's video-on-demand TV services are both experiencing problems on iPhones and iPads. The fault appears to be limited to iPlayer, Sky Go and Now TV on Apple's iOS platform and began last night. Neither organisation was able to provide a ...
BBC iPlayer and Sky streaming apps go dark on iOSEngadget
Sky Go, Now TV and BBC iPlayer struck down by streaming bugTechRadar UK
Sky Go, BBC iPlayer iOS apps hit by streaming bugPhones Review
Recombu -PC Pro
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Google unveils Project Ara build-it-yourself smartphone; expected to be ... - IBNLive

April 17, 2014 - 5:09am

IBNLive

Google unveils Project Ara build-it-yourself smartphone; expected to be ...
IBNLive
New Delhi: It was in October last year when Google for the first time had announced Project Ara, its plans to let consumers design their own smartphones. The company then had revealed very less about its new project, but Google, at its first Project Ara ...

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Eyefi Cloud syncs your camera's pics to all your devices - CNET

April 17, 2014 - 4:34am

Eyefi Cloud syncs your camera's pics to all your devices
CNET
Made to work with Eyefi's Mobi Wi-Fi-enabled SD cards and apps, the service puts all your shots in one spot for viewing across devices and computers. by Joshua Goldman · @superboxmonkey; April 17, 2014 2:00 AM PDT. comments. 0. facebook. twitter.
Eyefi Cloud: Instant Photo Sharing Across DevicesTom's Guide
Eyefi Launches Wi-Fi Memory Cards Into the CloudMashable
Eyefi Connects Digital Cameras to the Power of the CloudMarketWatch
VentureBeat -Macworld -TIME
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Amazon and Samsung partner up for custom Kindle store on Galaxy ... - Expert Reviews

April 17, 2014 - 4:25am

Amazon and Samsung partner up for custom Kindle store on Galaxy ...
Expert Reviews
Samsung and Amazon have struck a deal to produce a custom version of the Kindle eBook store specifically for Galaxy smartphones and tablets, giving Samsung customers another way to get Amazon's extensive range of books, magazines and articles onto ...

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Police say Canadian man used Heartbleed virus to steal personal info - Fox News

April 17, 2014 - 2:00am

Toronto Star

Police say Canadian man used Heartbleed virus to steal personal info
Fox News
Police in Ontario, Canada have accused a 19-year-old man with exploiting the Heartbleed computer virus to steal personal data of over 900 taxpayers. Stephen Arthuro Solis-Reyes, a student at the University of Western Ontario, was arrested late Tuesday.
The first suspected Heartbleed hacker has been arrestedWashington Post (blog)
First Heartbleed 'Hacker' Arrested And ChargedSky News
Canada arrests first suspected Heartbleed hackerBusiness Standard
TIME -Sydney Morning Herald -CNET
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Chrome Remote Desktop app for Android launched with Windows and Mac access - NDTV

April 17, 2014 - 1:13am

NDTV

Chrome Remote Desktop app for Android launched with Windows and Mac access
NDTV
Google has extended its Chrome Remote Desktop feature to the Android platform in the form of an app, making it possible to access Windows and Mac machines via Android smartphones and tablets via the new Chrome Remote Desktop app for Android.
Google releases Chrome Remote Desktop app: Now access your PC through ...Firstpost
Control Your PC from Your Android Device With Google's Chrome Remote ...IntoMobile
Google launches Chrome Remote Desktop app for AndroidPanARMENIAN.Net
Deccan Chronicle -GMA News -MobileSyrup.com
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Windows XP's retirement turns into major security project for Chinese firm - PCWorld

April 16, 2014 - 11:57pm

TekRevue

Windows XP's retirement turns into major security project for Chinese firm
PCWorld
Microsoft may have retired Windows XP, but one of China's leading security vendors is trying to keep the OS threat-free, and rolling out protection software to hundreds of millions of users in the nation. On April 8, Microsoft officially ended support to the OS, ...
Support to end for Windows XP usersSydney Morning Herald
Microsoft Said To Lower 'Custom Support' Costs for Windows XPRedmondmag.com
Microsoft Discounting Windows XP Support For EnterpriseUbergizmo
The Spokesman Review (blog) -Tom's Hardware Guide
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Aio Wireless takes a cue from Sprint's Framily plan with new group discounts - Engadget

April 16, 2014 - 10:39pm

Daniel Rubino

Aio Wireless takes a cue from Sprint's Framily plan with new group discounts
Engadget
Cheesy moniker aside, Sprint's newly minted Framily plan is not one to be ignored. It allows you to save money by sharing an account with, well, friends and family, all while being billed separately on up to 10 lines. Following in similar footsteps, AT&T's ...
Aio Wireless Plan Takes Page From Sprint 'Framily' DealPC Magazine
AIO Starts Group Save, A Framily Plan Like Savings For CustomersAndroid Headlines - Android News
Aio Wireless Launches New Group Save PlansThe Droid Guy

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Despite 19% Revenue Growth, Google Again Disappoints Investors In Q1 - Forbes

April 16, 2014 - 9:58pm

Washington Post

Despite 19% Revenue Growth, Google Again Disappoints Investors In Q1
Forbes
Hurt once again by falling ad prices on smartphones and tablets, Google Google disappointed investors with first-quarter earnings that came in slightly under expectations. Google said in its first-quarter earnings release that it earned $6.27 a share before ...
Google earnings focus on the search and ads that actually pay the billsEngadget
Earnings and Sales From Google DisappointNew York Times
Google Q1 revenue misses Wall Street targetsMoneycontrol.com
Reuters -NewsOK.com -Wall Street Journal
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Chrome remote desktop goes mobile - GMA News

April 16, 2014 - 8:35pm

Chrome remote desktop goes mobile
GMA News
Now, users of mobile devices running Google's Android can access their desktop computers remotely with a new app from Google. Google's new Chrome Remote Desktop app evolved from the previous version that allowed access to a remote computer from ...

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Apple said to partner with Shazam on song-ID tool for iOS - CNET

April 16, 2014 - 8:28pm

Livemint

Apple said to partner with Shazam on song-ID tool for iOS
CNET
The Cupertino, Calif., electronics maker plans to release a feature in iOS 8 that identifies a song and its artist via an iPhone or iPad, Bloomberg reports. by Shara Tibken · @sharatibken; April 16, 2014 6:12 PM PDT. comments. 0. facebook. twitter. linkedin.
Apple Said to Prepare Song-ID Feature for IPhone Software UpdateBusinessweek
Apple Said to Prepare Song-ID Feature for IPhone SoftwareBloomberg
Apple to partner with Shazam for song recognition in iOS 8, report saysApple Insider
The Verge -Engadget -SlashGear
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AT&T Adds Connected Car Deal to Build on Accords With Volvo, GM - Businessweek

April 16, 2014 - 7:41pm

Rush Lane

AT&T Adds Connected Car Deal to Build on Accords With Volvo, GM
Businessweek
AT&T Inc. (T:US), the largest U.S. phone company, said it reached a deal with a global automaker to add to its ranks of customers seeking connectivity in its cars. The carmaker, based outside Asia, will have vehicles using AT&T's wireless services in markets ...
New Volvos will get AT&T connectivity starting this summerGigaOM
AT&T signed deal with VolvoInvestor's Business Daily
AT&T welcomes Volvo to its connected-car foldEngadget
LteWorld -PC Magazine -TheStreet.com
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