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FCC Asked to Mediate LA TV Dispute on Dodgers Games - Businessweek

July 29, 2014 - 1:15am

CBS Local

FCC Asked to Mediate LA TV Dispute on Dodgers Games
Businessweek
A group of legislators from Southern California asked the U.S. Federal Communications Commission to help resolve a dispute that has left many local pay-TV customers without access to Los Angeles Dodgers games. The eight Congress members, ...
Time Warner Cable says 'yes' to arbitration to end Dodger TV standoffLos Angeles Times
Time Warner Agrees to Arbitration in Dodgers TV DisputePost-Periodical
Report: Time Warner Agrees To Arbitration In Dodger TV DisputeCBS Local
KABC-TV -The Hill -L.A. Biz
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Samsung postpones launch of non-Android phone - MarketWatch

July 28, 2014 - 11:54pm

Samsung postpones launch of non-Android phone
MarketWatch
SEOUL — Samsung Electronics Co. said Monday it would postpone sales in Russia of a smartphone running a homegrown operating system called Tizen, dealing a fresh setback to the Korean smartphone maker's efforts to carve out a niche for itself in ...

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Tesla Model S In China Has No Navigation System - Ubergizmo

July 28, 2014 - 9:06pm

Ubergizmo

Tesla Model S In China Has No Navigation System
Ubergizmo
tesla model s china China is a booming country with a growing middle class, not to mention having its fair share of “new rich” thanks to the opening up of its doors to the world. Having said that, the Tesla Model S that went on sale in China not too long ago, ...

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Facebook Is Now Forcing Everyone Download Messenger If They Want To Chat ... - AllMediaNY

July 28, 2014 - 8:44pm

AllMediaNY

Facebook Is Now Forcing Everyone Download Messenger If They Want To Chat ...
AllMediaNY
Over the next few days, Facebook will stop allowing messaging in its main iPhone and Android apps, and force all its users around the world to download its standalone Messenger app. Facebook first started forcing users in a few countries in Europe to use ...

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Facebook to require Messenger app for mobile chat - PCWorld

July 28, 2014 - 7:48pm

NFC World

Facebook to require Messenger app for mobile chat
PCWorld
If you like to send messages via Facebook when you're on the move, get ready to download a new app. Facebook confirmed Monday that it will be removing the messaging feature from its mobile app over the next few days, and requiring people to use its ...
Report: Facebook Killing Messenger In Its App SoonWIBW
Facebook Pulling Messages from iOS, Android Apps in Favor of MessengerInside Facebook

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The Samsung Galaxy Alpha WILL have a 720p display - Mobile Burn

July 28, 2014 - 6:27pm

Mobile Burn

The Samsung Galaxy Alpha WILL have a 720p display
Mobile Burn
The Samsung Galaxy Alpha (previously the F or Prime) is the smartphone that just keeps on giving as another leak has arrived today, this one a little more concrete. Just about everything there is to know about this device is already out there, so we will keep ...

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Fitbit narrowly misses becoming the first activity tracker for Windows Phone - PCWorld (blog)

July 28, 2014 - 4:28pm

Fitbit narrowly misses becoming the first activity tracker for Windows Phone
PCWorld (blog)
With Fitbit's release of a native Windows Phone app on Monday, Microsoft has taken the first steps of its marathon to catch up to Android and iOS in wearables. What many don't realize is that Microsoft has already released its own fitness tracker, of a sort.

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FTC Recommends Mobile Industry Changes to Combat Mobile Cramming - Imperial Valley News

July 28, 2014 - 4:27pm

New York Times

FTC Recommends Mobile Industry Changes to Combat Mobile Cramming
Imperial Valley News
Washington, DC - In a report issued today, the Federal Trade Commission staff recommends steps that mobile carriers and other companies should take to prevent consumers from being stuck with unauthorized charges on their mobile phone bills, ...
FTC Gives Carriers Tips on Preventing Wireless CrammingRe/code
The FTC is expanding the war on bogus cell phone chargesWashington Post (blog)
FTC Publishes Steps for Mobile Industry to Prevent OverbillingNew York Times (blog)
The Plain Dealer -ConsumerAffairs -The Hill
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Hortonworks, Pivotal team to better manage Hadoop - PCWorld

July 28, 2014 - 3:06pm

Data Center Knowledge

Hortonworks, Pivotal team to better manage Hadoop
PCWorld
In the hot market for big-data products and services, sometimes even competitors must work together for the common good. Prominent Hadoop software and service companies Hortonworks and Pivotal have partnered to further develop software called Ambari ...
Pivotal, Hortonworks Collaborate On Hadoop ManagementInformationWeek
Pivotal and Hortonworks collaborate on Ambari for enterprise HadoopZDNet
Pivotal and Hortonworks to Collaborate on Hadoop Management ToolsData Center Knowledge
InfoWorld (blog)
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Yosemite's traffic share triples after public beta debuts - Computerworld

July 28, 2014 - 2:43pm

TechWeekEurope UK

Yosemite's traffic share triples after public beta debuts
Computerworld
Computerworld - Even though some users were unable to download Apple's OS X Yosemite public beta last week, the preview's debut resulted in a tripling of the upgrade's share of online traffic, an ad network said today. According to Chitika, Yosemite's ...
Yosemite usage rates double following public betaZDNet
5 ways we'd improve OS X Yosemite before the big launchStuff.tv
How to Create an OS X 10.10 Yosemite USB Installer for the Developer PreviewTekRevue

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OkCupid Defends Human Experiments: 'That's How Websites Work' - Mashable

July 28, 2014 - 2:35pm

TIME

OkCupid Defends Human Experiments: 'That's How Websites Work'
Mashable
While news of Facebook's emotion-manipulation study sparked public outrage and investigations from regulators, dating site OkCupid is letting its users know that human experiments are a reality of using the Internet. In a post called "We Experiment on ...
OKCupid Experiments on Users, Discovers Everyone Is ShallowNBCNews.com
OkCupid Co-Founder: 'We Experiment on Human Beings...That's How Websites ...Newsweek
Facebook Isn't the Only Website Running Experiments on Human BeingsTIME
Styleite -ABC News (blog) -The Mary Sue
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NRG eVgo Partnership with BMW Expands Access to Electric Vehicle Fast ... - MarketWatch

July 28, 2014 - 2:31pm

Gas 2.0

NRG eVgo Partnership with BMW Expands Access to Electric Vehicle Fast ...
MarketWatch
SAN JOSE, Calif., Jul 28, 2014 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- NRG eVgo (ee-vee-go), a subsidiary of NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG) , is further expanding access to the Company's electric vehicle (EV) charging network by partnering with BMW on its new ChargeNow ...
BMW's Free Electric Car Supercharging Network Coming to CaliforniaHeadlines & Global News
BMW Partners With Bosch For New i DC Combo Fast ChargerAuto World News
BMW i9 A Performance-Focused Hybrid Supercar?Gas 2.0
Businessweek -TheStreet.com -Automotive News
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Stanford Researchers Report Battery Breakthrough - NewsFactor Network

July 28, 2014 - 1:48pm

Stanford Researchers Report Battery Breakthrough
NewsFactor Network
To overcome problems with using pure lithium as an anode, the Stanford researchers built a protective layer of interconnected carbon domes that sits on top of the lithium anode surface, dubbed "nanospheres" by the researchers. The coating resembles a ...

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Apple's Purchase of Swell Signals a Focus on Personalization - Hollywood Reporter

July 28, 2014 - 1:12pm

Hollywood Reporter

Apple's Purchase of Swell Signals a Focus on Personalization
Hollywood Reporter
Apple's acquisition of Swell, the developer of a podcast streaming app, is another bet on the value of personalized content. Swell is to podcasts what Beats Music is to music: a service that delivers a personalized collection of audio content. The Swell app ...

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2015 Ford F-150 Starts at $26615, Platinum Model Priced From $52155 - MotorTrend Magazine

July 28, 2014 - 12:19pm

Reuters

2015 Ford F-150 Starts at $26615, Platinum Model Priced From $52155
MotorTrend Magazine
Pricing for the 2015 Ford F-150 lineup was confirmed today by a Ford spokesman. The F-150 range has been simplified from 10 models to just five, with the base XL starting at $26,615 including destination. More on Motortrend.com: 2014 Ford F-150 Tremor ...
Ford's New Aluminum F-150 Will Cost $395 to $3615 MoreBusinessweek
Ford reveals 2015 F-150 pricing: aluminum body, new tech boost price of all ...Equipment World Magazine
Ford reveals price of aluminum-body 2015 F-150The Detroit News
WTAQ -Fleet Equipment Magazine
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Xbox One and Xbox 360 Free August Games With Gold Titles Include Crimson ... - GameSpot

July 28, 2014 - 11:48am

GameSpot

Xbox One and Xbox 360 Free August Games With Gold Titles Include Crimson ...
GameSpot
Strike Suit Zero for Xbox One and Motocross Madness for Xbox 360 will also be free for Xbox Live Gold players in August. eddienoteddy. by Eddie Makuch on July 28, 2014. Comments · Shares · Tweets · +1. Microsoft today announced August's free Games ...
Xbox Live Games With Gold August 2014: FREE Dishonored For 360, Crimson ...Gamenguide
Xbox Games with Gold offers Dishonored, Strike Suit Zero, and more this AugustLoad The Game
Games with Gold Revealed for AugustIGN
Game Informer -Dallas Morning News (blog) -Joystiq
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Bike design competition ends; prototypes unveiled - Bicycle Retailer

July 28, 2014 - 11:45am

Bicycle Retailer

Bike design competition ends; prototypes unveiled
Bicycle Retailer
PORTLAND, Ore. (BRAIN) — The Oregon Manifest's Bike Design Project concluded on Friday with each team from participating cities — Chicago, New York, Portland, San Francisco and Seattle — unveiling its idea of the ultimate utility bike during reveal ...
Solid's vibrating handlebars navigate bike lanes on its 3D printed frameEngadget
Five cities reveal 'Ultimate urban utility' bikes: How does Portland's entry compare?BikePortland.org
Merge is Designed to be the Ultimate Urban Bicycle for NYC StreetsPSFK
Blue Sky Innovation -Portland Business Journal -Technical.ly
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Ford's New Aluminum F-150 Will Cost $395 to $3615 More - Businessweek

July 28, 2014 - 11:15am

Ford's New Aluminum F-150 Will Cost $395 to $3615 More
Businessweek
Ford Motor Co. (F:US) is raising prices on its new aluminum-bodied F-Series pickup by $395 to $3,615 as it tries to convince drivers to embrace a more advanced truck with the best fuel economy ever offered by the automaker. Ford dealers today began taking ...

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T-Mobile CEO John Legere is on the Warpath Again; Introduces $100, 10GB ... - DailyTech

July 28, 2014 - 10:54am

Android Headlines - Android News

T-Mobile CEO John Legere is on the Warpath Again; Introduces $100, 10GB ...
DailyTech
John Legere is a man who doesn't mince his words. The T-Mobile CEO has been relatively quiet after apologizing for comments that he made at an “UnCarrier” event back in June. While touting T-Mobile's services and pricing strategy, Legere referred to AT&T ...
T-Mobile announces new $100 Simple Choice Family PlanPhones Review
T-Mobile Challenges with $100 10GB PlanWireless Week
T-Mobile CEO blasts AT&T (again), unveils new promotionUSA TODAY
SlashGear -Android Headlines - Android News -PhoneDog
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Questions About a 5.5-inch iPhone - TIME

July 28, 2014 - 10:30am

Times of India

Questions About a 5.5-inch iPhone
TIME
There's already a bit of controversy surrounding the launch of Apple's new iPhones this fall. More. Tablet Growth Hasn't PeakedUnderstanding Apple's 'Continuity' StrategyDrone Strike? Israel Hits Refugee Camp, Near Main Gaza Hospital NBC ...
iPhone 6 Rumor Roll-Up Still Centered on September ArrivalModern Readers
Apple iWatch release date, rumours & images - Three iWatch models coming ...Macworld UK
Supply Chain Sources Claim December Launch for 5.5-Inch iPhone 6 and iWatchMac Rumors
Phones Review -TrustedReviews
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