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Playdate: Giving away the farm with 'Halo 5: Guardians' - Engadget

October 22, 2015 - 2:32pm

Engadget

Playdate: Giving away the farm with 'Halo 5: Guardians'
Engadget
Halo 5: Guardians launches next week on Xbox One and we're celebrating the only way we know how on Playdate -- by giving stuff away and playing video games on Twitch. What's the giveaway? A special Xbox One console packing 1TB of storage, Halo 5 ...
Can the Woman Behind Halo 5 Save the Xbox?Bloomberg
Midnight launch events for Halo 5 at Microsoft Stores detailedWinBeta
'Halo 5: Guardians' Will Give Xbox One A Huge Boost In OctoberForbes
GameSpot -Windows Central -Tech Insider (blog)
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Facebook expands search so you know what everyone's talking about - CNET

October 22, 2015 - 12:04pm

CNET

Facebook expands search so you know what everyone's talking about
CNET
Facebook wants to turn your comments into a town square. Starting Thursday, the Menlo Park, California-based social network will roll out a function that allows its members to conduct a Google-like search through the more than 2 trillion posts they ...
Facebook dramatically widens the reach of its search to include all public postsVentureBeat
Facebook Expands Search To All 2 Trillion Posts, Surfacing Public Real-Time NewsTechCrunch
Facebook expands search to all 2 trillion of its postsEngadget
The Verge -Ubergizmo -StreetInsider.com
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The original Chromecast now works with Spotify - Engadget

October 22, 2015 - 11:55am

Engadget

The original Chromecast now works with Spotify
Engadget
If you don't need one of those fancy new Chromecast devices Google announced a few weeks back but still want to 'cast tunes from Spotify, you're in luck. A new firmware update has arrived on the original Chromecast to enable casting music from the ...
Chromecast Audio ReviewSlashGear
Google Chromecast Audio Review: Easy and Affordable Audio StreamingTom's Guide
TBS, Why Aren't You Streaming On Apple TV, Fire TV, or Roku?HD Report
Expert Reviews -Tech Times -Tech2
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Runkeeper's new native Apple Watch app tracks runs without iPhone - Apple Insider

October 22, 2015 - 10:16am

Apple Insider

Runkeeper's new native Apple Watch app tracks runs without iPhone
Apple Insider
The team behind popular fitness app Runkeeper on Thursday launched a hotly anticipated native Apple Watch companion app that lets users track runs without lugging around a paired iPhone. The all new Runkeeper app for Apple Watch has been ...
Runkeeper's new Apple Watch app lets you jog phone-freeEngadget
Runkeeper finally lets you leave your iPhone at home, thanks to its latest ...VentureBeat
Seven new Apple ads in one night. What's that about?Fortune
SlashGear -MobiHealthNews -BetaBoston
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Instagram's New Standalone App Boomerang Captures 1-Second Video Loops - TechCrunch

October 22, 2015 - 9:57am

TechCrunch

Instagram's New Standalone App Boomerang Captures 1-Second Video Loops
TechCrunch
Instagram doesn't want its feed getting stale, but doesn't want to bloat its app with extra features either. So today it's launching Boomerang on iOS and Android. It's a dead-simple app where you shoot a one-second burst of five photos that are turned ...

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Instagram's New Standalone App Boomerang Captures 1-Second Video Loops - TechCrunch

October 22, 2015 - 9:57am

TechCrunch

Instagram's New Standalone App Boomerang Captures 1-Second Video Loops
TechCrunch
Instagram doesn't want its feed getting stale, but doesn't want to bloat its app with extra features either. So today it's launching Boomerang on iOS and Android. It's a dead-simple app where you shoot a one-second burst of five photos that are turned ...
Instagram's New App Lets You Create Looping VideosTIME
Instagram Launches Its Version Of Short Looping VideosCBS Local
Instagram Launches New Stand-Alone App Boomerang That Creates GIF-Like Video LoopsTech Times
PhoneDog -CNET -WIRED -Instagram Blog
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Cars' Voice-Activated Systems Distract Drivers, Study Finds - New York Times

October 22, 2015 - 9:05am

New York Times

Cars' Voice-Activated Systems Distract Drivers, Study Finds
New York Times
When driving, don't talk to your car — or your phone. That's the underlying message of new neuroscience published Thursday that raises new questions about the safety of voice-activated technology in many new cars. The technology, heralded by many ...
Pay Attention! Hands-Free Car Tech Still DistractingPC Magazine
Hands-Free Tech Can Distract Drivers Up to 27 Seconds After Use, Study SaysABC News
Hands-free technology in cars hardly danger-free, study findsCBS News
CBS Local -Valley News Live -WISH-TV
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VW examining if newer engine involved in emissions scandal - Reuters

October 22, 2015 - 8:43am

Reuters

VW examining if newer engine involved in emissions scandal
Reuters
BERLIN Volkswagen is looking into whether earlier versions of its current diesel engine contained software capable of rigging emissions tests, it said on Thursday, potentially widening a scandal that has rocked Europe's biggest carmaker. The German ...
Montupet Has No Plans to Leave Bulgaria Over Production HaltBloomberg
Volkswagen emissions rigging could be in earlier modelsMarketWatch
Volkswagen Widens Diesel-Engine Emissions ProbeWall Street Journal
Fortune -Los Angeles Times -Deutsche Welle
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Xbox One Elite controller review: A better gamepad at a steep price - Engadget

October 22, 2015 - 8:03am

Engadget

Xbox One Elite controller review: A better gamepad at a steep price
Engadget
Is a gamepad worth $150? That's the question Microsoft is asking with the Xbox One Elite controller, a revamp of its almost two-year-old paddle that shipped with the Xbox One. The company isn't targeting this as a device for the mainstream, though ...
Xbox One Elite Controller review: I'm finally replacing my wired 360 controllerPCWorld
Review: Xbox One Elite ControllerWinBeta
Xbox Elite Wireless ControllerPC Magazine
GeekWire -Tom's Hardware -Tom's Guide
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Tesla Motors, Inc. Earnings: 3 Key Items to Watch - Motley Fool

October 22, 2015 - 7:00am

Motley Fool

Tesla Motors, Inc. Earnings: 3 Key Items to Watch
Motley Fool
The key figures beyond revenue and EPS that investors will be watching when the electric-car maker reports third-quarter results. Daniel Sparks. (TMFDanielSparks). Oct 22, 2015 at 8:00AM. Electric car-maker Tesla Motors (NASDAQ:TSLA) is scheduled to ...
Obviously Drivers Are Already Abusing Tesla's AutopilotWIRED
Tesla's Elon Musk has this to say about Consumer Reports Model S criticismFortune
Jeffrey B. Straubel Sells 10000 Shares of Tesla Motors Stock (TSLA)WKRB News
KSPR -Business Finance News
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Assassin's Creed Syndicate Review - GameSpot

October 22, 2015 - 6:00am

GameSpot

Assassin's Creed Syndicate Review
GameSpot
After completing my second ghost hunt with Charles Dickens, I decided it was about time to shut down the last factory forcing children into labor. As I made my way across Westminster, zipping between rooftops with my rope launcher, a notice popped up ...
Assassin's Creed Syndicate review: Something old, something newArs Technica
Where's our Assassin's Creed Syndicate review?Destructoid
There's A Problem With The 'Assassin's Creed: Syndicate' Box-ArtForbes

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Review: Google Nexus 6P - WIRED

October 22, 2015 - 4:54am

WIRED

Review: Google Nexus 6P
WIRED
It just works. It's a line we mostly use to talk about Apple, but it's really the story of the Nexus 6P. This is Google's new flagship phone, one of two it made this year to show the world just how good Android can be. It's the best hardware Google ...

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Fitbit trackers can be hacked in '10 seconds' (updated) - Engadget

October 22, 2015 - 3:06am

Engadget

Fitbit trackers can be hacked in '10 seconds' (updated)
Engadget
Fitbit trackers have a whopper of a vulnerability that can let somebody within Bluetooth range quickly hack them, according to security company Fortinet. Worse yet, once the attackers are in, the device will infect any computer that tries to sync with ...
Fitbit Disputes Claim Fitbit Trackers Can Be Hacked And Infect PCsForbes
Hackers Can Wirelessly Upload Malware to a Fitbit in 10 SecondsGizmodo
Fitbit Trackers Can Apparently Be Hacked In 10 Seconds [Update]Ubergizmo
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