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Here's our first look at Amazon's Android smartphone -- plus more details on that ... - VentureBeat

April 15, 2014 - 11:47am

PhoneDog

Here's our first look at Amazon's Android smartphone -- plus more details on that ...
VentureBeat
Leaked photos released this morning have given us our first look at the phone (albeit in a blocky case that covers its actual design), BGR reports. Additionally, TechCrunch has unearthed even more details on the phone's unique 3D interface. Last week, the ...
Amazon smartphone prototype with 3D UI effects leaksMobile Burn
Amazon's Pending Smartphone Debut 'Difficult to Judge'Channel Partners
Amazon's Smartphone Leaks Out, But when will it become Official?Android Headlines - Android News
Gizmodo -Franchise Herald -Motley Fool
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Office 365 Personal now available for $7 per month - Engadget

April 15, 2014 - 11:13am

Office 365 Personal now available for $7 per month
Engadget
Office 365 Personal, a leaner version of Microsoft's subscription-based productivity suite, is now available for $70 per year or $7 per month. The new package lets you use Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, OneNote, Publisher and Access on one Mac or ...

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Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2 Updates ready for volume licensees - ZDNet

April 15, 2014 - 11:05am

Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2 Updates ready for volume licensees
ZDNet
Volume-licensing customers now can get the Windows 8.1 Update and Windows Server 2012 R2 Update from the Microsoft Volume-Licensing Service Center (VLSC). directx12logo. Microsoft made the latest updates available to those users on April 14, ...

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Mozilla Replaces Controversial CEO Brendan Eich With Chris Beard - Tapscape

April 15, 2014 - 10:18am

Tapscape

Mozilla Replaces Controversial CEO Brendan Eich With Chris Beard
Tapscape
Chris Beard has now been promoted to the position of interim CEO at Mozilla after Brendan Eich was forced to step down because of a $1,000 donation he made in 2008. That donation, which was sent in support of the anti-gay marriage bill Proposition 8, ...

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New Scam Targets Netflix - FOX10 News - Mobile

April 15, 2014 - 10:18am

New Scam Targets Netflix
FOX10 News - Mobile
Is Amazon coming out with a phone? Sources tell the Wall Street Journal that the web giant has recently been demonstrating a version of its handset to developers, and plans to ship phones by the end of September. The smart phone market is dominated by ...

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Personal Data Thefts Jumped 7 Percent in 6 Months - PC Magazine

April 15, 2014 - 10:03am

CBS News

Personal Data Thefts Jumped 7 Percent in 6 Months
PC Magazine
About 21 percent of online adults claim to have had an email or social networking account compromised, Pew found. 0shares. How could a data breach affect me? Large-scale security breaches have folks on edge about the security of their personal ...
How to Squish the Heartbleed Bug and Keep Your Info SafeThe Fiscal Times
Survey: More Americans Are Losing Personal Info to Digital ThievesSlate Magazine (blog)
Rising number of Americans have had personal data stolen online, study findsFox News
ThinkProgress -Tech Times -KMBZ
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VMware Offers Disaster Recovery As A Service - InformationWeek

April 15, 2014 - 9:48am

CRN

VMware Offers Disaster Recovery As A Service
InformationWeek
VMware disaster recovery service lets customers automatically replicate business systems and data in one of VMware's five vCloud Hybrid Service datacenters. VMware on Tuesday launched disaster-recovery-as-a-service from its vCloud Hybrid Service's five ...
VMware Spices Up Its Public Cloud With New Disaster-Recovery-As-A-ServiceCRN
Cloud Disaster Recovery Made Simple and Affordable -- VMware Delivers ...Wall Street Journal
VMware Leverages the Cloud to Provide Disaster Recovery ServiceIT Business Edge (blog)
ZDNet -SiliconANGLE (blog)
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Twitter Buys Data Partner Gnip - Wall Street Journal

April 15, 2014 - 9:00am

Wall Street Journal

Twitter Buys Data Partner Gnip
Wall Street Journal
Gnip is one of a handful of Twitter partners with access to the so-called "fire hose"—the full stream of tweets since 2006, which now average roughly 500 million a day. Gnip then analyzes this information and resells it to its customers. The acquisition marks a ...
Twitter gobbles Gnip, its social data-savvy partnerCNET
Twitter embraces its data and buys GnipGigaOM
In Gnip Buy, Twitter Grabs Control of Key Data MiddlemanAdAge.com
TechCrunch -The Westside Story -Re/code
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Heartbleed: Android Phones Still at Risk for Data Breach - Businessweek (blog)

April 15, 2014 - 8:33am

Heartbleed: Android Phones Still at Risk for Data Breach
Businessweek (blog)
The Internet security world mobilized to tackle the Heartbleed software bug. But although most of the holes have been patched, a big one remains: Millions of smartphones still operate on Android version 4.1.1, which remains vulnerable to hackers exploiting a ...

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Gmail Now Lets You Insert Photos Automatically Backed Up From Your ... - TechCrunch

April 15, 2014 - 8:13am

Android Headlines - Android News

Gmail Now Lets You Insert Photos Automatically Backed Up From Your ...
TechCrunch
I may not use Google+ all that often for social interaction, but its Auto Backup service for photos is incredibly handy, and now it's even handier thanks to a new Gmail feature introduced today. The addition brings Auto Backup images right to the Gmail web ...
Gmail on the web: insert your backed-up mobile images with one clickAndroid Community
Gmail Gets New Insert Photo ButtonUbergizmo
Pictures in Auto-Backup on Google+ Can be Attached in Gmail NowAndroid Headlines - Android News
Mobile Burn -Engadget -MobileSyrup.com
all 13 news articles »Google News

Expert Says Facebook Move To Separate Messenger App Is Part Of Business ... - CBS Local

April 15, 2014 - 7:54am

New York Times

Expert Says Facebook Move To Separate Messenger App Is Part Of Business ...
CBS Local
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Facebook's latest move to sever messaging features from its main app has upset some of its users, but is it actually a smart business move? Facebook's decision to remove the messaging service from its mobile app means users will ...
Facebook Forces Users to Install Separate Messaging AppNew York Times (blog)
Facebook will Soon Require Users to Chat through Messenger AppBitbag

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Microsoft concedes Chromebooks are work-worthy - Computerworld

April 15, 2014 - 7:20am

CIO

Microsoft concedes Chromebooks are work-worthy
Computerworld
Computerworld - Microsoft on Monday conceded that Google's Chrome OS and the Chromebooks the operating system powers are capable of doing real work, a reversal of its "Scroogled" campaign that once blasted the laptops as worthless. Almost as an ...
21Vianet Announces General Availability of Microsoft Office 365 Services ...MarketWatch
Office 365 Personal now available in Asia PacificMIS Asia
With Office for iPad Microsoft finally 'gets' the iPad business userTabTimes
Dynamic Business -CIO
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Toshiba Unveils New 4K Ultra HD Laptop - MarketWatch

April 15, 2014 - 7:07am

LAPTOP Magazine

Toshiba Unveils New 4K Ultra HD Laptop
MarketWatch
IRVINE, Calif., Apr 15, 2014 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Toshiba's Digital Products Division (DPD), a division of Toshiba America Information Systems, Inc., today unveiled its new Satellite® P55t, featuring one of the world's first 4K Ultra HD display in a laptop and ...
Toshiba unveils its 4K UltraHD laptop -- and a bunch of new back-to-school ...VentureBeat
Toshiba's first 4K laptop arrives next week for $1500Engadget
Toshiba's 2014 Satellite Laptops Slim Down, Get Bigger AudioLAPTOP Magazine (blog)

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Varsavsky Bets On The Gramofon As A New Take On Social Music - TechCrunch

April 15, 2014 - 6:17am

The Guardian

Varsavsky Bets On The Gramofon As A New Take On Social Music
TechCrunch
Today, crowd-sourced Wifi network operator Fon launched its new Gramofon device on Kickstarter. This offers a simple Fon-like Wi-Fi sharing functionality via a simple Facebook log-in, can be plugged into an music speakers and comes with a year's ...
Adorable Gramofon $30 music streamer syncs with SpotifyCNET
Gramofon cloud jukebox streams SpotifySlashGear
Fon officially introduces its social music router Gramofon, sells it for $30 through ...GigaOM
Telecompaper (subscription) -The Guardian
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Major boost in the Netflix streaming speeds after Comcast deal - The FA Daily

April 15, 2014 - 6:12am

The FA Daily

Major boost in the Netflix streaming speeds after Comcast deal
The FA Daily
After Netflix had a deal with Comcast for a more direct connection to its network and paying off Comcast,the streaming speeds of Netflix have achieved their highest speeds in 17 months through Comcast's Internet service. Major boost in the Netflix streaming ...

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Comcast's shakedown of Netflix pays off for consumers - ITworld.com

April 15, 2014 - 5:18am

ITworld.com

Comcast's shakedown of Netflix pays off for consumers
ITworld.com
You might remember back in February when it was announced that Netflix had come to an agreement to pay Comcast (which at that time had not yet won the prestigious "Worst Company in America" award — congrats, guys!) for the privilege of connecting ...

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Heartbleed hacks hit Mumsnet and Canada's tax agency - BBC News

April 15, 2014 - 4:00am

BBC News

Heartbleed hacks hit Mumsnet and Canada's tax agency
BBC News
A leading UK site for parents and the Canadian tax authority have both announced they have had data stolen by hackers exploiting the Heartbleed bug. Mumsnet - which says it has 1.5 million registered members - said that it believed that the cyber thieves ...
Heartbleed hits Mumsnet and the Canadian taxmanInquirer
Heartbleed bug strikes terror across the webUNH The New Hampshire
A Virtual House of CardsHarvard Crimson
Business Standard -PCWorld -Financial Times
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Land Rover Discovery Vision Concept (2014) revealed - CAR Magazine

April 15, 2014 - 3:11am

Motorward

Land Rover Discovery Vision Concept (2014) revealed
CAR Magazine
This is the next Land Rover Discovery in all its glory. Officially named the Land Rover Discovery Vision Concept, this car will be shown for the first time at the New York motor show as a prelude to the new Land Rover family.
Land Rover Discovery Vision all-terrain capabilityProduct Reviews
New Land Rover Discovery Vision Concept: details and picsAutoExpress
A new age of Discovery for Land RoverNDTV
NEWS.com.au -TruckTrend Magazine -Telegraph.co.uk
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Microsoft working to make Live Tiles even more interactive: Report - Firstpost

April 15, 2014 - 1:12am

Firstpost

Microsoft working to make Live Tiles even more interactive: Report
Firstpost
One of the standout features of the current Microsoft operating system (Windows Phone 8+, Xbox and Windows 8+) are Live Tiles. If the report from ZDNet is to be believed, they might soon become even more interactive in the near future. According to the site, ...

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Google updates terms of service to reflect its scanning of users' emails - PCWorld

April 15, 2014 - 12:22am

Firstpost

Google updates terms of service to reflect its scanning of users' emails
PCWorld
Google has updated its terms of service to reflect that it analyzes user content including emails to provide users tailored advertising, customized search results and other features. The Internet giant's scanning of users' email has been controversial with privacy ...
News Flash: Google celebrates 10th anniversary of GmailJakarta Post
Google updates TOS to clarify email scanning processCNET
Google unveils email scanning practices in new terms of serviceEconomic Times
Law360 (subscription) -IBNLive
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