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Chrysler expands ignition switch recall - USA TODAY

June 30, 2014 - 6:54pm

USA TODAY

Chrysler expands ignition switch recall
USA TODAY
DETROIT — Chrysler is expanding an earlier recall to include 2008 and 2009 model year Chrysler Town and Country's and Dodge Grand Caravans to fix ignition switches that can slip out of position. An additional 695,957 minivans have ignition switches that ...
Chrysler Expands Ignition-Switch Recall, NHTSA Wants MoreBusinessweek
Chrysler recalls 696000 minivans and SUVsCNNMoney
Fiat Chrysler Expands Recall Tied to Ignition Switch IssuesWall Street Journal
Chron.com
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The first Android Wear apps ever are now available on Google Play - BGR

June 30, 2014 - 6:35pm

The first Android Wear apps ever are now available on Google Play
BGR
As Google confirmed during the keynote at Google I/O last week, Android Wear devices will be much more than expensive digital watches. Although receiving notifications might be the most useful functionality of a G Watch or a Gear Live, you'll be able to ...

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Microsoft's crusade against malware advances to Kuwait, Algeria - PCWorld

June 30, 2014 - 6:13pm

euronews

Microsoft's crusade against malware advances to Kuwait, Algeria
PCWorld
Microsoft has taken legal action to combat the spread of malware that the company says can be traced to bad actors in Kuwait and Algeria. In a recent civil suit, Microsoft named two foreign nationals, Mohamed Benabdellah and Naser Al Mutairi, and the U.S. ...
UPDATE 1-Microsoft says disrupts cybercrime rings with roots in Kuwait, AlgeriaReuters
Microsoft says disrupts cybercrime rings with roots in Kuwait, AlgeriaReuters Canada

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Bostonians can't live without their mobile phones, survey finds - Boston Globe

June 30, 2014 - 5:26pm

USA TODAY

Bostonians can't live without their mobile phones, survey finds
Boston Globe
Bostonians can skip their daily coffee fix. They can do without their cars. They care even less about their microwaves. But do not take away their mobile phones. That's the result of the first Bank of America survey on mobile trends and behaviors that found ...
Smartphones Considered As Important As Car, DeodorantUniversity Herald
Mobile Phones Are As Essential To Daily Life As Deodorant [STUDY]ValueWalk

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​Google Glass to be banned in UK cinemas amid fears of film theft - RT

June 30, 2014 - 4:43pm

RT

​Google Glass to be banned in UK cinemas amid fears of film theft
RT
Google Glass headsets are to be banned in UK cinemas. Piracy fears have erupted since the gadgets became commercially available, and the crackdown will alleviate fears that Hollywood blockbusters will be illegally copied. Although the technology has ...

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Symantec Warns of Hacker Threat Against Energy Companies - Businessweek

June 30, 2014 - 3:09pm

Symantec Warns of Hacker Threat Against Energy Companies
Businessweek
A group of hackers known as “Energetic Bear” is targeting energy companies in the U.S. and Europe with malware that's capable of disrupting power supplies, security company Symantec Corp. (SYMC:US) said. The hackers, also called “Dragonfly,” appear to ...

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GM's Victim Compensation Plan Won't End the Liability Mess - Businessweek

June 30, 2014 - 2:36pm

Businessweek

GM's Victim Compensation Plan Won't End the Liability Mess
Businessweek
General Motors (GM) has opened the bidding on compensation for those people most seriously harmed by its ignition-switch fiasco. The plan announced on Monday by settlement guru Kenneth Feinberg won't come close to addressing all of GM's ...
General Motors Announces New Recall of 8.4 Million Cars WorldwideNBCNews.com
GM recalls 8.2 million cars for ignition switchesFox News
GM recalls 7.6 million more cars, mainly for ignition switch issuesChicago Tribune
The Detroit News -WXIA-TV
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GM Recalls 8.45 Million Vehicles in North America in 6 Actions - Businessweek

June 30, 2014 - 2:00pm

KSAT San Antonio

GM Recalls 8.45 Million Vehicles in North America in 6 Actions
Businessweek
General Motors Co. (GM:US), which has already called back more than 20 million cars in North America for various fixes this year, recalled 8.45 million more today for defects including ignitions and electrical malfunctions. GM is recalling 8.23 million cars for ...
GM Announces 6 New Recalls, 7.6 Million CarsNBCNews.com
GM to Recall 7.6 Million More Vehicles in USWall Street Journal
General Motors recalls at least 7.6 million more vehicles over ignition switch ...Washington Post
BBC News -The Detroit News -WDIV Detroit
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Malware aims at US, Europe energy sector, say researchers - Channel News Asia

June 30, 2014 - 1:59pm

Channel News Asia

Malware aims at US, Europe energy sector, say researchers
Channel News Asia
Cyberattackers, probably state sponsored, have been targeting energy operations in the United States and Europe since 2011 and were capable of causing significant damage, security researchers said on Monday. PHOTOS. File photo. (AFP/Thomas ...

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Databricks Cloud: Next Step For Spark - InformationWeek

June 30, 2014 - 1:03pm

VentureBeat

Databricks Cloud: Next Step For Spark
InformationWeek
Databricks, the company behind the hot Apache Spark project, announced new tools, new partners, and new funding to power a cloud service on Amazon Web Services. Hadoop Jobs: 9 Ways To Get Hired. (Click image for larger view and slideshow.) Apache ...
Databricks adds on $33M and rolls out a Spark cloud service for analyzing dataVentureBeat
Databricks announces a Spark cloud and $33M in venture capitalGigaOM
Databricks Snags $33M In Series B And Debuts Cloud Platform For Processing ...TechCrunch
CIO -SDTimes.com -Wall Street Journal (blog)
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Leaked HTC update roadmap tips Android L plans - CNET

June 30, 2014 - 12:49pm

Fars News Agency

Leaked HTC update roadmap tips Android L plans
CNET
A leaked HTC roadmap tells us that smartphone maker may be mulling Android "L" for multiple devices. by Scott Webster · @swebster77; June 30, 2014 10:19 AM PDT. comments. 0. facebook. twitter. linkedin. googleplus. more. more +. email. tumblr. stumble.
Here's what our readers are saying about the new HTC OneEngadget
Specifications of HTC One M8, LG G3, and LG G2 along with PriceAir Herald
HTC Android update roadmap leaked, One M8 to get Android 4.4.4 KitKat by ...TechnologyTell
Fars News Agency
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Google Says Goodbye to Separate Quickoffice App - Top Tech News

June 30, 2014 - 12:46pm

Top Tech News

Google Says Goodbye to Separate Quickoffice App
Top Tech News
With Quickoffice integrated into its Apps, Google has announced it is ending support for Quickoffice as a standalone app. The app will be removed from Google Play and the App Store within the next few weeks. The announcement, on the Google Apps blog, ...

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India a hotbed for next-generation smartphones on the cheap - PCWorld

June 30, 2014 - 11:29am

IBNLive

India a hotbed for next-generation smartphones on the cheap
PCWorld
India has become the battleground for a new generation of low-cost smartphones, with Google, Microsoft and Mozilla all hoping to lure new users onto their platforms and services. A recent report from telecommunications equipment vendor Ericsson ...
Google's Android One initiative takes the fight to Microsoft, Mozilla in developing ...FierceWireless
MediaTek hops on Android One bus to help make sub-$100 Nexus-like devices ...TechnologyTell
Google to team up with MediaTek to develop Android One ecosystem: ReportFirstpost
The Australian
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Google finally decides to abandon Orkut - Ars Technica

June 30, 2014 - 11:27am

Economic Times

Google finally decides to abandon Orkut
Ars Technica
Google announced Monday that it has decided to kill off Orkut for good come September 30. And in case you're really late to the party, you've missed your chance to open an Orkut account: Google won't open any new ones, either.
Google Is Killing Off Orkut, Its Social Network That You Don't RememberNBCNews.com
RIP Orkut: Google to Shut Down Its First Social NetworkMashable
Google Will Shut Down Its Orkut Social Network In SeptemberTechCrunch
Register -Re/code -ValueWalk
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TBG and Sprinklr Partner to Offer Mobile App Installs on Twitter - MarketWatch

June 30, 2014 - 11:21am

VentureBeat

TBG and Sprinklr Partner to Offer Mobile App Installs on Twitter
MarketWatch
Sprinklr & TBG announce the availability of automated, real-time paid social marketing for mobile app install ads. Twitter has reported promising results during private beta testing . Sprinklr is the largest independent end-to-end Social Relationship Platform.
Twitter officially joins Facebook, Google in offering mobile app install adsVentureBeat
Twitter Rolls Out App Install And Engagement Ads, And New Click Pricing, GloballyTechCrunch
Twitter Officially Rolls Out Mobile-App Install AdsWall Street Journal (blog)
Adweek -9 to 5 Mac -Business Insider Australia
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Gas up 2 cents per gallon in Massachusetts - SFGate

June 30, 2014 - 10:59am

USA TODAY

Gas up 2 cents per gallon in Massachusetts
SFGate
BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts gas prices are the highest they have been approaching the Fourth of July holiday in six years. AAA Southern New England reports Monday that the price of self-serve regular has risen 2 cents per gallon the past week to an ...
Gas prices rise two cents to $3.70 a gallonBoston Globe
Mass. gas prices rise another 2 centsThe Sun
Highest 4th of July Gas Prices Since 2008KDAL
The News Journal -The Daily News Journal
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Silent Circle's 'surveillance-proof' Blackphone starts shipping - Inquirer

June 30, 2014 - 10:35am

TechWeekEurope UK

Silent Circle's 'surveillance-proof' Blackphone starts shipping
Inquirer
Silent Circle Blackphone SILENT CIRCLE announced on Monday that its 'NSA-proof' Blackphone has started shipping to those who pre-ordered it. Blackphone was developed through a joint venture of Silent Circle and Geeksphone, known as SGP ...
Security Focused “Blackphone” Android Smartphone Ships, Priced at $629DailyTech
Blackphone and its security-centric Android OS shipping to early buyers, next ...PhoneDog
Blackphone ships for paranoid AndroidsSlashGear
Load The Game -ITworld.com
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Apple updates iTunes U with iPad tools - CNET

June 30, 2014 - 9:11am

Apple updates iTunes U with iPad tools
CNET
Starting July 8, new features will be available on iTunes U, a free educational application, including student discussions and course creation. by Ben Fox Rubin · @benfoxrubin; June 30, 2014 6:31 AM PDT. comments. 0. facebook. twitter. linkedin. googleplus.
Apple iTunes U Update Lets Teachers Create Class Content On The iPadTechCrunch
iTunes U update will bring course creation, management to iPadMacworld
Apple Announces Updates to iTunes UMarketWatch
Talking New Media
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US top court rejects Google bid to drop Street View privacy case - WTAQ

June 30, 2014 - 9:06am

US top court rejects Google bid to drop Street View privacy case
WTAQ
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday rejected Google Inc's bid to dismiss a lawsuit accusing it of violating federal wiretap law when it accidentally collected emails and other personal data while building its popular Street View ...

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Apple facing iPhone screen test - The Australian

June 30, 2014 - 9:03am

Apple facing iPhone screen test
The Australian
ANDROID has gained slightly on Apple's mobile market share in Australia as Apple faces a substantial decline unless it releases a smartphone with a larger screen, research shows. The study by Australian market research firm Telsyte has found that Apple ...

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