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Wireless phone charging next big thing for cars
The Detroit News
Wireless smartphone charging in your car may soon be as common as touchscreens and voice-activated technology. Powermat Technologies Ltd. will offer wireless smartphone charging on some 2014 General Motors Co. vehicles, Ran Poliakine, CEO of the ...
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17 Underrated Apps You Need To Know About
San Francisco Chronicle
There are over 1,000,000 apps available for both Apple's iOS and Google's Android app stores. With that huge number in mind, it's easy to understand why some apps slip through the cracks. We rounded up some of our favorite but underrated apps that you ...
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Intel set to ship LTE chip for mobile use in many countries
Intel plans to become a leader in wireless and will ship its first multimode LTE processor later this month as part of that drive. The XMM 7160, a modem chip for mobile devices, can be equipped to work on as many as 15 LTE spectrum bands as well as on 2G ...
Intel confirms it is shipping its new wireless data chip this monthVentureBeat
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NHTSA tests show Model S safest car
Tesla released data about crash tests, showing that it not only earned 5 star ratings from NHTSA in every category, but proved to be safer than any other car on the road. Wayne Cunningham. by Wayne Cunningham. August 19, 2013 6:36 PM PDT. Follow @ ...
Tesla Model S Earns Highest Safety Rating Ever From US AgencyTechCrunch
Tesla Says Model S Electric Sedan Gets Top U.S. Crash RatingBloomberg
Tesla Model S safer than any car ever tested by NHTSATorque News
Digital Trends -CNBC.com -Houston Chronicle
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Tips and tricks for speeding up your Android device
Android smartphones and tablets can become slow and sluggish over time. These easy-to-follow tips will help make your device run like new. Dan Graziano. by Dan Graziano. August 19, 2013 5:25 PM PDT. Follow @DanGraziano. (Credit: Josh Miller/CNET).
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Wacom outs Intuos Creative Stylus with revamped Bamboo Paper app in tow for ...
If you're the type to digitally doodle on the slate that you already own rather opt for a professional-grade unit, Wacom just announced its latest accessory for doing just that. The Intuos Creative Stylus works in tandem with iPads for "a realistic pen-on-paper feel" ...
Wacom targets pro artists with new high-end tabletsCNET
Wacom debuts pro-level pressure sensitive Intuos Creative Stylus for iPadApple Insider
Wacom Reveals Cintiq Companion Windows 8 And Android Tablets, Intuos ...TechCrunch
Android Community -CNET Asia -SlashGear
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Apple reportedly hires Nike FuelBand consultant and fitness guru Jay Blahnik for ... - Apple Insider
Apple reportedly hires Nike FuelBand consultant and fitness guru Jay Blahnik for ...
According to multiple reports, Apple has hired fitness expert Jay Blahnik, who consulted on Nike's FuelBand, for an unspecified project, suggesting the Cupertino company is ramping up development of a health-oriented wearable device. FuelBand.
Apple hires Nike FuelBand consultant Jay Blahnik to work on iWatch?Pocket-lint.com
Key Nike FuelBand developer and fitness expert Jay Blahnik confirms new job at ...9 to 5 Mac
Apple brings on ex-Nike FuelBand consultantSilicon Valley Business Journal
Mac Rumors -AppAdvice -Fast Company
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Call of Duty: Ghosts on PC to get its own hi-res assets, will not re-use console ...
Infinity Ward have moved to reassure PC gamers that, yes, the PC version of this year's Call of Duty will be the best-looking kid in the playground. The reason for this, according to producer Mark Rubin, is that this time around the PC version has its own ...
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YouTube lines up its latest hit
A major YouTube mobile update allows people to browse other videos while watching, to search and watch playlists, and to queue videos on connected devices. Seth Rosenblatt. by Seth Rosenblatt. August 19, 2013 4:09 PM PDT. Follow @sethr. The new ...
YouTube For Android Gets Major Makeover, Lets You Minimize Videos While ...TechCrunch
Youtube for Android adds playlists, more connected TV featuresGigaOM
YouTube for Android app updated with card-based UI and multitasking featurePhoneDog
TechnologyTell -Engadget -The Verge
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Why the Hyperloop will Remain a Pipedream
Since Elon Musk released his designs for the Hyperloop transport system, the idea has been all over the internet as most people laud it for its ambition, and potential to truly change transportation around the world. Musk is so determined to make his idea work ...
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Outlook.com and Skype Integration Starts to Roll Out
IDG News Service (Miami Bureau) — Microsoft has integrated Outlook.com with Skype in several countries, including the U.K., the U.S. and Germany, offering users the ability to tap Skype functions and contacts from within the interface of the webmail ...
Microsoft Launches Skype For Outlook.com In The US, UK, Germany, France ...TechCrunch
Microsoft Corp Integrates Skype into its Outlook.com Webmail ServiceUSFinancePost
Skype for Outlook.com preview now available in the USEngadget
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Microsoft targets iPad with new back-to-school ad
Summary: Microsoft news roundup: New iPad focused ad; Microsoft Tag phase-out; new markets for Skype for Outlook.com and more news of the week. Mary Jo Foley. By Mary Jo Foley for All About Microsoft | August 19, 2013 -- 20:18 GMT (13:18 PDT).
Microsoft Gives Up On Its Tag Barcode Service, Schedules It For Shutdown In 2015TechCrunch
Microsoft Tag Shutting Down in 2015PC Magazine
Tag, you're out: Microsoft to nix its ...CNET
MediaPost Communications -Mashable -ReadWrite
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Amazon.com sites suffer 25 minute outage, cause unclear
Summary: The retail giant's website suffered an outage mid-afternoon on the U.S. east coast for an unspecified, unknown reason. The company's cloud infrastructure was mostly unaffected, however. Zack Whittaker. By Zack Whittaker for Between the Lines ...
Amazon.com falls offlineRegister
Amazon.com Is Back Up After Rare OutageMashable
Amazon.com Appears To Be DownForbes
Social Media SEO -Wall Street Journal (blog) -The Seattle Times (blog)
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Enable Google+ Photos app in Chrome for Mac, Windows
Over the weekend 9to5Mac posted a quick tutorial from Google Operating System detailing how to enable the Google+ Photos app without the need for Chrome OS. Of course you'll need to be using Chrome on your Mac or PC, but the app will run the same ...
Google+ Focuses on Area Facebook Ignores: Corporate Social NetworksWired
Google Expands Google+ Photos App To All Chromebooks, No Longer Limited ...TechCrunch
Five Cool Photo Tools on Google+CIO Today
Austin American-Statesman -Android Community -Silicon Valley Business Journal
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Google pushes Glass release date back to 2014
Computerworld - Google sources have backed away from earlier projections that the company's Glass wearable computer would ship later this year. The company now acknowledges that Glass won't ship until 2014. At the Google I/O developer conference in ...
Take a 'Field Trip' with Google GlassUSA TODAY
Google Glass finds fellow traveler in Field TripCNET
Fashion models put on Google Glass for VogueLos Angeles Times
InformationWeek -ZDNet (blog) -PC Magazine
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Tweet all about it: Twitter tells you when tweets become news
In the name of context, the information network now points you to news articles where tweets are embedded. Jennifer Van Grove. by Jennifer Van Grove. August 19, 2013 10:32 AM PDT. Follow @jbruin. A tweet's permalink page includes a list of "related ...
Twitter adds related story links to embedded tweets, but won't say how they're ...Engadget
Twitter Rolls Out Headlines Feature to Give Tweets More ContextCIO
Twitter Closes The Loop Between Popular Tweets And The News Stories They ...Fast Company
Ubergizmo -BestTechie -The Verge
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Microsoft announces 50-game Xbox One lineup, with more titles to come
Microsoft listed off a list of titles coming to Xbox One back at E3, but it's Gamescom time, folks, and that means we get to find out about quite a few more games coming to the console. As of August 19th, the number of Xbox One games has grown to 50, with ...
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New York Times
20% of American adults still don't use the Internet
Despite 98 percent of the United States having access to high-speed broadband, 20 percent of American adults still don't use the Internet at home, work, or school, The New York Times reports. The Obama administration put aside $7 billion to develop and ...
Whites More Likely to Use the Internet Than BlacksThe Root
26 Million Americans Can't Afford the InternetMotherboard (blog)
Despite push for access, millions lack InternetBend Bulletin
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Nokia is testing 6-inch 'Bandit' phablet with 1080p display
All signs at this hour suggest Nokia's rumored 6-inch Lumia phablet is the real deal. Sources familiar with Nokia's plans have leaked additional information about the device – codenamed Bandit – which is said to include the aforementioned 6-inch, 1080p ...
Nokia 'Bandit' Phablet To Have 6 Inch 1080p Display And 20MP Camera [Rumor]Ubergizmo
Nokia Lumia 925 enters official website sporting Rs 34169 tagMobiletor.com
HTC drifting away from Windows Phone 8?IntoMobile
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