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Apple's Beats deal is happening — and it's all about Dr Dre and Jimmy - MarketWatch (blog)

May 23, 2014 - 6:49am

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Apple's Beats deal is happening — and it's all about Dr Dre and Jimmy
MarketWatch (blog)
Is Apple buying Beats just to get Jimmy Iovine? That's what some analysts were speculating earlier this month, as news broke of the deal that has yet to be signed, sealed and delivered. It turns out those analysts may be right. Tech Crunch reported late ...
Will Spotify's 10 Million Subscribers Scare Off The Apple-Beats Deal?Benzinga
Apple Wants Beats To Make Themselves More Culturally Relevant [Rumor]Ubergizmo

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Blackberry's BBM Protected provides unique key to each message - Tech Times

May 23, 2014 - 6:42am

Tech Times

Blackberry's BBM Protected provides unique key to each message
Tech Times
BlackBerry's BBM Protected will incorporate the same encryption technology used as a minimum requirement for U.S. government classified communications. (Photo : Cheon Fong Liew). A series of videos released by BlackBerry provided more information ...
BBM Protected Videos SurfaceUbergizmo
BES12 features at DC event by BlackBerryViews Times
BlackBerry's New BBM Protected Makes It Almost Impossible To Decode ...Headlines & Global News
Product Reviews -Engadget
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CoreOS Linux lands on the Google Cloud Platform - Computerworld

May 23, 2014 - 6:40am

CoreOS Linux lands on the Google Cloud Platform
Computerworld
IDG News Service - CoreOS, a new lightweight Linux distribution customized for massive server deployments, has found a home on the Google Cloud Platform, giving organizations an easy way to test and use the software for their clusters and distributed ...

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Notifyr lets you route iOS notifications to a Mac - TechnologyTell

May 22, 2014 - 11:56pm

MobileSyrup.com

Notifyr lets you route iOS notifications to a Mac
TechnologyTell
Notifyr lets you route iOS notifications to a Mac A new iOS app called Notfiyr has been launched that will allow users to route all of their iOS notifications to their Mac computer. By doing this, it's possible to have a phone charging on the other side of the room ...
Notifyr Is A Nifty Little App That Sends Your iPhone Notifications To Your MacTechCrunch
Notifyr gets iOS notifications to appear on your MacMobileSyrup.com
Notifyr brings iOS notifications to the Mac; djay 2 adds 20 million songsApple Insider
iClarified
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Sony looks to rebuild focusing on entertainment, financial services - The Japan Daily Press

May 22, 2014 - 11:52pm

The Japan Daily Press

Sony looks to rebuild focusing on entertainment, financial services
The Japan Daily Press
Sony, one of Japan's electronic and multimedia giants, seems to be looking for a fresh way to return the company to profitability, as it revealed on Thursday that it will position the company's financial services and entertainment businesses as key its growth ...

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Oculus, India, Sanrio, NFL, Vimeo: Intellectual Property - Bloomberg

May 22, 2014 - 11:18pm

Oculus, India, Sanrio, NFL, Vimeo: Intellectual Property
Bloomberg
Oculus VR Inc., the maker of virtual-reality goggles that Facebook Inc. (FB) is acquiring for $2 billion, was accused by ZeniMax Media Inc. of misappropriating intellectual property it claims is worth billions of dollars. Oculus wrongfully took copyrighted computer ...

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Seeing hidden passwords in any browser takes only a few simple steps - Charleston Post Courier

May 22, 2014 - 11:11pm

Seeing hidden passwords in any browser takes only a few simple steps
Charleston Post Courier
Passwords are a royal pain in our digital lives. If you create one that's simple, it isn't safe. If you create one that's safe, you'll never remember it. On top of that, you really need to have a unique password for every account and Web site in case a hacker gets ...

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New Google tablet said to have advanced vision capabilities - CNET

May 22, 2014 - 10:55pm

PhoneDog

New Google tablet said to have advanced vision capabilities
CNET
Expected to go into production next month, the slate will incorporate dual cameras and infrared depth sensors, the Wall Street Journal reports. by Steven Musil · @stevenmusil; May 22, 2014 7:52 PM PDT. comments. 0. facebook. twitter. linkedin. googleplus.
Google next tablet may come with three cameras & depth sensors for 3D captureVentureBeat
Google creating “Project Tango” tablets with 3D computer visionArs Technica
Google reportedly developing 'Project Tango' tablet with 3D mapping capabilitiesApple Insider
Chicago Tribune -Wall Street Journal -MarketWatch
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Apple might buy Beats Electronics with foreign cash - Investor's Business Daily

May 22, 2014 - 10:03pm

Apple might buy Beats Electronics with foreign cash
Investor's Business Daily
The two companies have not confirmed Apple's (NASDAQ:AAPL) rumored purchase of high-end headphone maker Beats, but media reports have put the price tag at $3.2 billion. Some analysts have said that the price would be too high, especially ...

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Apple, Samsung Rule USSmartphones Market in Q1 - PC Magazine

May 22, 2014 - 8:15pm

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Apple, Samsung Rule USSmartphones Market in Q1
PC Magazine
The feature phone isn't totally dead in the United States but it's getting there, according to market researcher Counterpoint. 0shares. Samsung Galaxy S5. The feature phone isn't totally dead in the United States but it's getting there, according to market ...
Ditching the feature phone for good: Smartphones now 87% of US handset ...TechSpot

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Google Fiber stands behind Netflix in broadband battle grounds - TechRadar UK

May 22, 2014 - 7:53pm

Washington Post

Google Fiber stands behind Netflix in broadband battle grounds
TechRadar UK
The new FCC net neutrality decision is kicking up old arguments about whether internet service providers should be allowed to charge for paid prioritization. While most ISPs would rally for the end of net neutrality, Google Fiber says it wants to protect equal ...
Blackburn criticizes Google and Netflix, still opposes Internet rulesWBIR-TV
Google Fiber Remains Our Only Hope: Says It Won't Charge for PeeringLatin Post
Google Backs Netflix in Epic Battle With ComcastWired
PC Magazine -DecryptedTech -Game Politics
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Apple + Beats Reportedly about Preserving Music Industry and Hiring Iovine/Dre - The Mac Observer

May 22, 2014 - 7:35pm

The Mac Observer

Apple + Beats Reportedly about Preserving Music Industry and Hiring Iovine/Dre
The Mac Observer
AppleBeats Apple wants to buy Beats mainly to bring CEO Jimmy Iovine and hip-hop legend Dr. Dre on board, according to twin reports from TechCrunch. Apple is also cognizant of its role pumping money into the music industry through the iTunes Store, and ...

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Microsoft swats away FBI request for Office 365 subscriber data - Register

May 22, 2014 - 7:16pm

GigaOM

Microsoft swats away FBI request for Office 365 subscriber data
Register
Microsoft has successfully challenged a secret letter from the Federal Bureau of Investigation ordering it to turn over data from one of its Office 365 customers, court documents made public on Thursday have revealed. The documents, which remained secret ...
Microsoft Challenged A National Security Letter That Included A Gag Order ...TechCrunch
Microsoft Beats Secret FBI Data RequestMashable
Microsoft wins case to block FBI request for customer dataEngadget
The Verge -GigaOM
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Two Bankruptcies, But One Company Actually Felt Close To Death - Jalopnik

May 22, 2014 - 5:07pm

Two Bankruptcies, But One Company Actually Felt Close To Death
Jalopnik
Welcome to Must Read, where we single out the best stories from around the automotive universe and beyond. Today, we have reports from Automotive News, Wired and Hooniverse. Why the bankruptcy legacy seems different at Chrysler and GM ...

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FreedomPop now offering more Samsung Galaxy devices, new 'Unlimited ... - androidandme.com

May 22, 2014 - 4:49pm

PhoneDog

FreedomPop now offering more Samsung Galaxy devices, new 'Unlimited ...
androidandme.com
FreedomPop has made a number of improvements to its offerings recently that've made it an increasingly attractive option for folks on the hunt for cheap wireless service. Those include support for select Sprint devices as well as the big yellow carrier's LTE ...
Free phone service FreedomPop unveils $20 'Unlimited' planCNET
$20 FreedomPop 'Unlimited Everything' plan includes 1GB of Sprint LTE, limitsEngadget
FreedomPop Announces $20 Unlimited Everything Plan, LTE Service And ...Hot Hardware
GSMArena.com
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Start-Up Demos Touchscreen-Anywhere System - Sci-Tech Today

May 22, 2014 - 4:34pm

Start-Up Demos Touchscreen-Anywhere System
Sci-Tech Today
Metaio's Thermal Touch technology could be embedded in, say, a future generation of Google Glass, an Oculus virtual reality headset, or even in a smartphone. The interface provides a way to interact with real-world surfaces, such as viewing a virtual chess ...

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Samsung Reportedly Launching Virtual Reality Headset - NBCNews.com

May 22, 2014 - 4:25pm

Samsung Reportedly Launching Virtual Reality Headset
NBCNews.com
It looks like Samsung's Galaxy might soon be going virtual. According to a new report, the company is set to announce a virtual reality headset sometime this year. The launch would place the consumer electronics giant in direct competition with Sony's Project ...

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Anonymous Hacker Exploits Security Flaw In Apple's iCloud - RedOrbit

May 22, 2014 - 4:13pm

RedOrbit

Anonymous Hacker Exploits Security Flaw In Apple's iCloud
RedOrbit
On Wednesday an anonymous hacker was reportedly able to exploit an iCloud security flaw. The hacker, who reportedly goes by the handle AquaXetine, told Cult of Mac via email that Apple had contacted him after he discovered the security flaw. “They have ...

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Mojang Details The Upgrade Path For Minecraft PS4 & Xbox One - TheSixthAxis

May 22, 2014 - 2:38pm

Mojang Details The Upgrade Path For Minecraft PS4 & Xbox One
TheSixthAxis
Mojang has released some new details regarding future plans for Minecraft on consoles, including how to upgrade between the last gen and current gen as well as the release periods. First off from August the Minecraft PS3+Vita Edition will be available to ...

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'Minecraft' Coming to Xbox One, PS4, PS Vita in August - Mashable

May 22, 2014 - 1:29pm

Metro

'Minecraft' Coming to Xbox One, PS4, PS Vita in August
Mashable
Minecraft-ps Along with the PS Vita, 'Minecraft' will be coming to the Xbox One and Playstation 4. Image: Mashable composite. Mashable; Flickr, Mike Prosser · Chelsea. By Chelsea Stark 2014-05-22 18:18:49 UTC. Minecraft is coming to the Xbox One, ...
New and Slightly Improved! Minecraft Coming for Xbox One and PS4NBCNews.com
'Minecraft' for PS4, Xbox One, PS Vita dated and priced with upgrade optionsExaminer.com

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