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Windows Hello lets you sign into Windows 10 devices with your face or finger - The Verge

March 17, 2015 - 11:00am

USA TODAY

Windows Hello lets you sign into Windows 10 devices with your face or finger
The Verge
Microsoft is backing biometric authentication in a big way today with the unveiling of a new feature named Windows Hello. Microsoft's upcoming Windows 10 operating system will support Windows Hello, allowing you to sign into a machine with just your face ...
Microsoft to offer biometric sign-in for Windows 10Reuters
Your Windows 10 Password Will Be Your FaceTechCrunch
Coming to Windows 10: Logging in with your face.USA TODAY
CNET -ZDNet -PCWorld
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Microsoft Band coming to more stores and the UK - Ars Technica

March 17, 2015 - 8:05am

TechRadar

Microsoft Band coming to more stores and the UK
Ars Technica
Microsoft's Band fitness device has been surprisingly tricky to get hold of. The gadget has hitherto only been available from Microsoft's own stores, both the physical outlets that are slowly spreading through the country's shopping malls and its online ...
Microsoft Band UK release date and price rumours, features and specs ...PC Advisor
Microsoft expands fitness band sales to UKTelecompaper (subscription)

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Xbox One begins slinging live TV today with 1-month trial - VentureBeat

March 17, 2015 - 8:00am

VentureBeat

Xbox One begins slinging live TV today with 1-month trial
VentureBeat
Gaming execs: Join 180 select leaders from King, Glu, Rovio, Unity, Facebook, and more to plan your path to global domination in 2015. GamesBeat Summit is invite-only -- apply here. Ticket prices increase on April 3rd!
Sling TV's $20 cord-cutter package comes to Xbox OneEngadget
Xbox One's Sling TV App Arrives Today, Comes With Live TV for $20/MonthGameSpot
Welcome. Sling TV App Lands on North American Xbox One Consoles Today ...IGN
TechnologyTell -Forbes -Deadline.com
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Would you buy $2500-a-year .sucks domain to protect your brand image? - IBNLive

March 17, 2015 - 7:03am

IBNLive

Would you buy $2500-a-year .sucks domain to protect your brand image?
IBNLive
New Delhi: One of the 500+ new, generic top-level domains (gTLDs) that have been approved, .sucks has generated quite a stir after .adult and .porn domains. Controversial by the name and the price, .sucks domain name is up for grabs for upto $2500 per ...
The .SUCKS domain is coming soon to an angry website near youPCWorld
The .sucks domain is now a reality and comes with a hefty price tagFirstpost
“.sucks” registrations begin soon—at up to $2500 per domainArs Technica
Fast Company -SiliconANGLE (blog) -Business Insider Australia
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An Open Google Now Is About to Make Android Super Smart - Wired

March 17, 2015 - 6:07am

Wired

An Open Google Now Is About to Make Android Super Smart
Wired
When Google Now opens its API to all developers, get ready to access many services through cards rather than apps. It could pave the way to a post-app mobile experience. Screenshot: Google. Tim Moynihan Gear; 03.17.15; 7:00 am ...
Download Google Play Store Latest Stable Version 5.2.13 for FreeThe Fuse Joplin
Google Now will use other apps to better assess your needsDigital Trends
Android Apps to Soon Get Boost From Google Now Voice Assistant APIDailyTech
ReadWrite -Android Police -SlashGear
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Microsoft is killing off the Internet Explorer brand - The Verge

March 17, 2015 - 5:47am

Uproxx

Microsoft is killing off the Internet Explorer brand
The Verge
While Microsoft has dropped hints that the Internet Explorer brand is going away, the software maker has now confirmed that it will use a new name for its upcoming browser successor, codenamed Project Spartan. Speaking at Microsoft Convergence ...
RIP IE: Microsoft is finally killing off Internet ExplorerBGR
Microsoft Officially Brings An End To Internet ExplorerUproxx
Reports: Microsoft is killing Internet Explorer with Windows 10Palm Beach Post
The Independent -PCR-online.biz
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Nintendo announces new hardware platform, NX, and deal with DeNa to build ... - VentureBeat

March 17, 2015 - 3:30am

VentureBeat

Nintendo announces new hardware platform, NX, and deal with DeNa to build ...
VentureBeat
Gaming execs: Join 180 select leaders from King, Glu, Rovio, Unity, Facebook, and more to plan your path to global domination in 2015. GamesBeat Summit is invite-only -- apply here. Ticket prices increase on April 3rd!
UPDATE 1-Japan's Nintendo to develop smartphone games with online firmReuters
Nintendo forms alliance with mobile game firm in about faceWashington Post
Nintendo Opens Door to Smartphone GamesWall Street Journal
Bloomberg -TechCrunch -The Verge
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Tesla Sitting on 2300 Unsold Model S Sedans in China After Abysmal 2014 - Modern Readers

March 17, 2015 - 2:34am

Modern Readers

Tesla Sitting on 2300 Unsold Model S Sedans in China After Abysmal 2014
Modern Readers
Tesla's troubles in China are apparently looking no better right now, as the iconic electric vehicle makers continues its push for overseas success. Having already confirmed as raft of job cuts and a serious of management shakeups across the Far East, the ...

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E-signature, mobile tools in Adobe PDF subscription service - 10TV

March 16, 2015 - 11:53pm

E-signature, mobile tools in Adobe PDF subscription service
10TV
NEW YORK (AP) — Adobe is unveiling a new subscription package aimed at helping individuals and businesses manage their documents. Among the package's features being touted by the company behind the ubiquitous PDF format: electronic-signature ...

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Free Tow to Go Service Available Locally During St. Patrick's Day - The Bradenton Times

March 16, 2015 - 11:35pm

CBS Local

Free Tow to Go Service Available Locally During St. Patrick's Day
The Bradenton Times
BRADENTON — St. Patrick's Day celebrations often mean a rise in drinking and driving. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, 276 lives were lost on this holiday due to drunk-driving crashes from 2009-13. The free AAA program Tow ...
AAA's 'Tipsy Tow' program helps Prevent drunk drivingTheReporter.Com
AAA Offers Free Tow-to-Go Service on St. Patrick's DayWTXL ABC 27
AAA, Anheuser-Busch offering free Tow To Go service for St. Patrick's revelersGwinnettdailypost.com
Sacramento Bee -Oroville Mercury Register -KELOLAND TV
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Adobe taking document editing, signing and managing to the cloud - San Jose Mercury News

March 16, 2015 - 11:18pm

Salon

Adobe taking document editing, signing and managing to the cloud
San Jose Mercury News
Adobe thinks it's time we all finally go paperless, and it's releasing some new technology to help get us there. The San Jose software giant Monday evening unveiled a new cloud-based service and some new mobile apps designed to help consumers and ...
Adobe Brings PDFs To The Cloud With Its New Acrobat DC ServiceTechCrunch
Adobe reveals Document Cloud, Acrobat DC with e-signing, photo PDF ...Apple Insider
Adobe Acrobat flexes new muscles: Form filling, e-signing, mobile apps and moreMacworld
MarketWatch -Bloomberg -New York Times
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Google's Eric Schmidt Called Out For Repeatedly Interrupting Woman During ... - CBS Local

March 16, 2015 - 10:40pm

CBS Local

Google's Eric Schmidt Called Out For Repeatedly Interrupting Woman During ...
CBS Local
Executive Chairman of Google Eric Schmidt speaks at the Chinese University in Hong Kong on November 4, 2013. (Philippe Lopez/AFP/Getty Images). Related Tags: Diversity, Eric Schmidt, Gender, Google, Judith Williams, Megan Smith, South by Southwest, ...
Google's Eric Schmidt downplays fears over artificial intelligenceWashington Post (blog)
Eric Schmidt caught out by Google diversity manager for 'manterrupting' at ...Sydney Morning Herald
Google's Eric Schmidt: Apple and Google are tech's top companiesFortune
Mashable -The Verge -9 to 5 Google
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Apple said to plan fall launch of subscription TV service - CNET

March 16, 2015 - 10:00pm

CNET

Apple said to plan fall launch of subscription TV service
CNET
Tech giant in talks with TV programmers about a service that would include about 25 channels, according to the Wall Street Journal. by Steven Musil · @stevenmusil; 17 March 2015, 1:42 pm AEDT. comments. 0. facebook. twitter. linkedin. googleplus. more.
Report: Apple planning streaming TV serviceUSA TODAY
Apple to launch online TV service with support from major providers this fall ...Apple Insider
Apple to Launch 25-Channel Online TV Service by Fall (Report)Hollywood Reporter
MarketWatch -Philly.com
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Over 2000 Unsold Model S Cars From Tesla Motors Languishing In China - Yibada (English Edition)

March 16, 2015 - 9:06pm

Yibada (English Edition)

Over 2000 Unsold Model S Cars From Tesla Motors Languishing In China
Yibada (English Edition)
Tesla Motors has been sluggish in terms of its sales from its market in China and Chinese media are now reporting that the electronic vehicle maker has more than 2,000 unsold Model S cars being stored on their country. In 2014, Tesla imported exactly 4,800 ...

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This mind blowing new 3D printing technique is inspired by Terminator 2​ - Washington Post

March 16, 2015 - 8:35pm

Re/code

This mind blowing new 3D printing technique is inspired by Terminator 2​
Washington Post
In an iconic scene in the movie "Terminator 2," the robotic villain T-1000 rises fully formed from a puddle of metallic goo. The newest innovation in 3D printing looks pretty similar, and that's no mistake: Its creators were inspired by that very scene. The company ...
New, Improved 3-D Printer Makes Objects at a Faster CLIPNBCNews.com
Watch: This new type of 3D printing was inspired by Terminator 2Vox
Carbon3D Unveils Breakthrough CLIP 3D Printing Technology, 25-100X Faster3DPrint.com
Re/code -Popular Mechanics -TCT Magazine
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With new specification, run one application across devices - PCWorld

March 16, 2015 - 7:55pm

The Register

With new specification, run one application across devices
PCWorld
Raw horsepower has always been important measuring stick for performance of mobile devices and PCs, but it's also important to determine whether applications are written to exploit all the available hardware features. Through a new specification ...
HSA backers aim to change computing with a new way of processing dataVentureBeat
AMD, ARM, Imagination, Samsung alliance publish official shared GPU-CPU ...The Register
HSA Foundation Launches 'HSA 1.0 Final' – Architecture, Programmers ...AnandTech
Marketwired (press release)
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Apple's trade-in program seeks Android and BlackBerry users who want to trade ... - Phone Arena

March 16, 2015 - 7:18pm

Phone Arena

Apple's trade-in program seeks Android and BlackBerry users who want to trade ...
Phone Arena
Aiming at the Android and BlackBerry user who wants to give the iPhone a whirl, Apple is reportedly working on a new plan to entice owners of the rival smartphones into trading them in for gift cards inside Apple Stores. These gift cards would then be used to ...

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Ikea bans hide and seek in stores - TVNZ

March 16, 2015 - 5:05pm

Ikea bans hide and seek in stores
TVNZ
Ikea has reportedly banned hide and seek in its Netherlands stores, citing safety concerns as the reason. The ban was prompted after an event at Ikea's Belgium store last year when hundreds of children became "too hard to control". "We need to make sure ...

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Xiaomi and Li-Ning are working on a pair of 'smart' running shoes - Engadget

March 16, 2015 - 5:04pm

Times of India

Xiaomi and Li-Ning are working on a pair of 'smart' running shoes
Engadget
Chinese mobile juggernaut Xiaomi is already in the wearables game, but it'll soon equip runners' training sessions. The phone and accessory maker is working on a pair of "smart" running shoes with Li-Ning -- a China-based footwear company with a list ...
Xiaomi partners with Li-Ning to produce "smart" running shoes?Phone Arena
Xiaomi Partners Up With Li-Ning To Product “Smart” Running ShoesUbergizmo (blog)
China's Li Ning to team up with Xiaomi on 'smart' running shoesReuters
CNET
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