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LinkedIn reaches 300M members, chases the next 3B - VentureBeat

April 18, 2014 - 9:40am

Business Insider

LinkedIn reaches 300M members, chases the next 3B
VentureBeat
LinkedIn, the ubiquitous social network for professionals, has crossed the 300 million member mark, the company announced today. Around 100 million of those folks live in the U.S., with the other 200 million coming from the rest of the world. LinkedIn will ...
LinkedIn has more than 300 million membersMarketWatch (blog)
LinkedIn Hits 300 Million UsersTechCrunch
LinkedIn Hits 300 Million Users Amid Mobile PushMashable
Businessinsider India
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Samsung's Milk Music will soon cost $4 per month to listen ad-free - Engadget

April 18, 2014 - 9:26am

PhoneDog

Samsung's Milk Music will soon cost $4 per month to listen ad-free
Engadget
You know what they say about all good things in life. Samsung has been offering an ad-free version of its Milk Music service for no charge since launch, but the company has posted a new infographic revealing that Americans will soon have to pay $4 per ...
Samsung's Milk Service to Feature Premium Subscription Model, Ads in the ...Android Headlines - Android News
Samsung's Milk Music service will soon get a premium subscription optionThe Droid Guy

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Not Sure About Google Glass? Try Before You Buy - PC Magazine

April 18, 2014 - 8:39am

Not Sure About Google Glass? Try Before You Buy
PC Magazine
Potential users can test four Titanium Collection frames and four Glass colors at home for 10 days. 0shares. Google Glass Home Try-On Program · VIEW ALL PHOTOS IN GALLERY. Google knows that big financial decisions should be weighed carefully, ...

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N9005XXUEND3 Android 4.4.2 KitKat for Galaxy Note 3 LTE Released - International Business Times UK

April 18, 2014 - 8:17am

International Business Times UK

N9005XXUEND3 Android 4.4.2 KitKat for Galaxy Note 3 LTE Released
International Business Times UK
A new Android 4.4.2 KitKat stock firmware build with base firmware N9005XXUEND3 is now available to download for the LTE variant of the Galaxy Note 3 bearing model number SM-N9005. There is not much information about the major changes in this build ...
Samsung to Launch First Tizen Powered Smartphone This Year.n3rdabl3
Samsung set to launch Android smartwatchHindustan Times

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Zuckerberg said Facebook is still innovating - DailyTech

April 18, 2014 - 7:24am

Economic Times

Zuckerberg said Facebook is still innovating
DailyTech
Facebook has been a wildly successful social network, but that doesn't mean it hasn't seen some failures along the way. According to CEO Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook Home was at the top of that list. In a recent interview with Zuckerberg, the The New York ...
Facebook CEO: Creative Labs is basically unbundling the big blue appTimes of India
Bits | Facebook's Existential CrisisNew York Times (blog)
We are exploring things that aren't all tied to Facebook identity, says Facebook's ...Economic Times
PC Magazine -CNBC.com -TechCrunch
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HTC's 2015 mobiles to feature cameras with optical zoom - HEXUS

April 18, 2014 - 6:33am

HEXUS

HTC's 2015 mobiles to feature cameras with optical zoom
HEXUS
The smartphone market is undeniably very competitive and a lot of emphasis is put upon the imaging capabilities of these powerful handheld communication and computing devices. So far the smartphone flagships have jostled with camera megapixel counts, ...

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Google lawsuit against Rockstar to stay in California - PCWorld

April 18, 2014 - 2:07am

Firstpost

Google lawsuit against Rockstar to stay in California
PCWorld
A Google complaint against Apple-backed patent consortium Rockstar will stay in a California court rather than be moved to Texas where Rockstar already has patent lawsuits against Google's Android partners, the California court ordered Thursday.
Apple's Rockstar patent consortium denied request to transfer Google suit to TexasApple Insider
Google wins a game of “Escape from East Texas,” linking Rockstar to AppleArs Technica
UPDATE 1-Patent consortium Rockstar loses bid to move Google caseReuters
Reuters UK
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Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Released. - PC Perspectives

April 18, 2014 - 1:43am

eWeek

Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Released.
PC Perspectives
Ubuntu, the popular Linux distribution, has been on a steady six-month release schedule for eight years. Every four versions, that is, once every two years, one is marked as Long Term Support (LTS). While typical (non-LTS) releases are supported for around ...
Canonical Reveals Ubuntu 14.04 DesktopUbergizmo
Ubuntu Linux Has What It Takes to Challenge Windows on the DesktopeWeek
Ubuntu 14.04 is ready for a world filled with hi-resolution touchscreens and tabletsEngadget
EnterpriseTech
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Toshiba unveils high-speed UHS-II microSD cards - The Next Digit

April 18, 2014 - 1:10am

The Next Digit

Toshiba unveils high-speed UHS-II microSD cards
The Next Digit
Toshiba has just announced a breakthrough in memory card technology by releasing UHS-II standard microSD cards that could be used on tiny mirrorless cameras such as Samsung NX mini and Nikon J4 as well as on other electronic gadgets.
Toshiba's MicroSD Memory Cards Are World's FastestUbergizmo
Ultra-fast microSD cards from ToshibaThe FA Daily
Toshiba Sets Speed Record With New Specification MicroSD CardsTechWeekEurope UK
Android Community -Techtree.com -IT Business Net
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Rogers' widened LTE support gives Canadians speedier data indoors - Engadget

April 18, 2014 - 12:35am

Daniel Rubino

Rogers' widened LTE support gives Canadians speedier data indoors
Engadget
Canada got LTE relatively quickly, but that fast data currently has a big catch: since it doesn't run on low frequencies like in the US, you sometimes drop to 3G when you head indoors. Thankfully, those slowdowns won't be an issue for much longer. Rogers ...
Select Parts of Vancouver, Calgary and Toronto Can Enjoy 700MHz From RogersAndroid Headlines - Android News
Rogers flips the switch on 700 MHz spectrum to deliver the ultimate video ...Wall Street Journal
Rogers flips switch on 700 MHz spectrum in Vancouver, Calgary, TorontoCartt.ca (subscription)
CBC.ca -Android Central -Business in Vancouver
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Google's Project Loon testing LTE in Nevada? - CNET

April 17, 2014 - 10:12pm

Google's Project Loon testing LTE in Nevada?
CNET
Word has it that the high-flying Wi-Fi balloons may be trying to tap into 4G LTE while sailing above the desert. by Dara Kerr · @darakerr; April 17, 2014 8:01 PM PDT. comments. 0. facebook. twitter. linkedin. googleplus. more. more +. email. tumblr. stumble.
Exclusive: Google's Project Loon tests move to LTE band in NevadaNetwork World

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Tor network's ranks of relay servers cut because of Heartbleed bug - Ars Technica

April 17, 2014 - 9:49pm

Techie News

Tor network's ranks of relay servers cut because of Heartbleed bug
Ars Technica
Over a week after the revelation of a fatal flaw in the most recent versions of the OpenSSL cryptographic library—the encryption at the heart of much of the Internet's security—a large number of systems associated with the Tor anonymizing network remain ...
​Anonymity-based web service Tor may have to pull back capacity due to ...RT
Heartbleed May Reduce the Tor Network CapacityOverclockers Club
Tor anonymity network to shrink as a result of Heartbleed flawPCWorld
BetaNews -Engadget -BestTechie
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Google Fresh Out of Glass, Explorer Program Now Closed - Tom's Hardware Guide

April 17, 2014 - 8:20pm

Google Fresh Out of Glass, Explorer Program Now Closed
Tom's Hardware Guide
Google gave consumers a chance to try (or rather, buy) its wearable computer with its Explorer Program. Anybody who signed up for the Explorer Program on Tuesday had the option of buying Google Glass for $1,500. The sale was apparently a smash hit, ...

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Google: Try on Glass before you buy with free home kit - CNET

April 17, 2014 - 7:10pm

Google: Try on Glass before you buy with free home kit
CNET
The tech giant offers select users an opportunity to test out all of the wearable's frame styles and colors. But, there's a catch… by Dara Kerr · @darakerr; April 17, 2014 4:39 PM PDT. comments. 0. facebook. twitter. linkedin. googleplus. more. more +. email.

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Sorry kids, you must be thirteen or older to use Cortana - Daniel Rubino

April 17, 2014 - 6:02pm

Daniel Rubino

Sorry kids, you must be thirteen or older to use Cortana
Daniel Rubino
Windows Phone 8.1 brings a handful of new features to the mix. Cortana and the new Notification center obviously steal the headlines, but other features like Battery Saver, Wi-Fi Sense, Start backgrounds and more all add up to create a wonderful update.

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Scout iPhone Nav App Helps You Find Coffee, Parking - PC Magazine

April 17, 2014 - 5:29pm

Scout iPhone Nav App Helps You Find Coffee, Parking
PC Magazine
Scout lets you search for restaurants, coffee shops, and other stops that are coming up ahead along your route. 0shares. Scout Add a Pit Stop. Road trippers, rejoice. TeleNav, maker of the GPS app Scout, is looking to get a leg up on competitors with a handy ...

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"No Charge to Charge" will launch alongside the EZ-Charge card on July 1, 2014 - DailyTech

April 17, 2014 - 5:27pm

DailyTech

"No Charge to Charge" will launch alongside the EZ-Charge card on July 1, 2014
DailyTech
Nissan is looking to lure in new LEAF customers by expanding its "No Charge to Charge" promotion and offering new EZ-Charge cards. According to Nissan News, the new EZ-Charge cards will allow Nissan LEAF owners to access EV charging networks like ...
Nissan Offers Free Charging for Leaf OwnersAutomobile Magazine
Nissan Offers Free And Easy Charging For LEAF CarsUbergizmo
Free Charging When You Buy/ Lease a Nissan LeafSustainableBusiness.com
SFGate -Sacramento Business Journal -Torque News
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Samsung teams with GlobalFoundries on 3D chips - PCWorld

April 17, 2014 - 5:18pm

Wall Street Journal

Samsung teams with GlobalFoundries on 3D chips
PCWorld
Samsung is partnering with chip manufacturer GlobalFoundries to increase the supply of low-power, high-speed chips for smartphones and tablets. GlobalFoundries has licensed Samsung's 14-nanometer FINFET chip making process, which is used to ...
Samsung, Globalfoundries Agree to Adopt Same Production ProcessWall Street Journal
Samsung, Glofo Roll 14nm ProcessEE Times
Samsung, GlobalFoundries ink exclusive, multi-year 14nm FinFET dealRegister
Reuters -Businessweek -MarketWatch
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Chrome OS Potentially Getting Proximity Unlock Feature Called Easy Unlock - Android Headlines - Android News

April 17, 2014 - 4:50pm

Chrome OS Potentially Getting Proximity Unlock Feature Called Easy Unlock
Android Headlines - Android News
If you own a Chrome OS device, the future could hold a very interesting feature for you. It appears that within the Chrome OS dev channel a possible new upcoming feature was spotted that would allow people who use a Chrome OS device like a Chromebook ...
Lilbits (4-17-2014): Unlock your Chromebook with your phone (eventually)Liliputing

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College Kids Hack Siri to Unlock Teslas and Heat Up Your House - Wired

April 17, 2014 - 4:13pm

College Kids Hack Siri to Unlock Teslas and Heat Up Your House
Wired
When Apple first introduced Siri three years ago, she amazed the world with her warm voice and her human-like voice response. But the years since her debut have been quietly underwhelming, in large part because Siri isn't able to access the wide range of ...
This is what Siri on steroids might look likeCITEworld
This Hack Gives Siri Awesome New PowersLAPTOP Magazine (blog)

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