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Google's Project Loon testing LTE in Nevada?
Word has it that the high-flying Wi-Fi balloons may be trying to tap into 4G LTE while sailing above the desert. by Dara Kerr · @darakerr; April 17, 2014 8:01 PM PDT. comments. 0. facebook. twitter. linkedin. googleplus. more. more +. email. tumblr. stumble.
Exclusive: Google's Project Loon tests move to LTE band in NevadaNetwork World
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Tor network's ranks of relay servers cut because of Heartbleed bug
Over a week after the revelation of a fatal flaw in the most recent versions of the OpenSSL cryptographic library—the encryption at the heart of much of the Internet's security—a large number of systems associated with the Tor anonymizing network remain ...
Anonymity-based web service Tor may have to pull back capacity due to ...RT
Heartbleed May Reduce the Tor Network CapacityOverclockers Club
Tor anonymity network to shrink as a result of Heartbleed flawPCWorld
BetaNews -Engadget -BestTechie
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Google Fresh Out of Glass, Explorer Program Now Closed
Tom's Hardware Guide
Google gave consumers a chance to try (or rather, buy) its wearable computer with its Explorer Program. Anybody who signed up for the Explorer Program on Tuesday had the option of buying Google Glass for $1,500. The sale was apparently a smash hit, ...
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Google: Try on Glass before you buy with free home kit
The tech giant offers select users an opportunity to test out all of the wearable's frame styles and colors. But, there's a catch… by Dara Kerr · @darakerr; April 17, 2014 4:39 PM PDT. comments. 0. facebook. twitter. linkedin. googleplus. more. more +. email.
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Sorry kids, you must be thirteen or older to use Cortana
Windows Phone 8.1 brings a handful of new features to the mix. Cortana and the new Notification center obviously steal the headlines, but other features like Battery Saver, Wi-Fi Sense, Start backgrounds and more all add up to create a wonderful update.
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Scout iPhone Nav App Helps You Find Coffee, Parking
Scout lets you search for restaurants, coffee shops, and other stops that are coming up ahead along your route. 0shares. Scout Add a Pit Stop. Road trippers, rejoice. TeleNav, maker of the GPS app Scout, is looking to get a leg up on competitors with a handy ...
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"No Charge to Charge" will launch alongside the EZ-Charge card on July 1, 2014
Nissan is looking to lure in new LEAF customers by expanding its "No Charge to Charge" promotion and offering new EZ-Charge cards. According to Nissan News, the new EZ-Charge cards will allow Nissan LEAF owners to access EV charging networks like ...
Nissan Offers Free Charging for Leaf OwnersAutomobile Magazine
Nissan Offers Free And Easy Charging For LEAF CarsUbergizmo
Free Charging When You Buy/ Lease a Nissan LeafSustainableBusiness.com
SFGate -Sacramento Business Journal -Torque News
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Wall Street Journal
Samsung teams with GlobalFoundries on 3D chips
Samsung is partnering with chip manufacturer GlobalFoundries to increase the supply of low-power, high-speed chips for smartphones and tablets. GlobalFoundries has licensed Samsung's 14-nanometer FINFET chip making process, which is used to ...
Samsung, Globalfoundries Agree to Adopt Same Production ProcessWall Street Journal
Samsung, Glofo Roll 14nm ProcessEE Times
Samsung, GlobalFoundries ink exclusive, multi-year 14nm FinFET dealRegister
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Chrome OS Potentially Getting Proximity Unlock Feature Called Easy Unlock - Android Headlines - Android News
Chrome OS Potentially Getting Proximity Unlock Feature Called Easy Unlock
Android Headlines - Android News
If you own a Chrome OS device, the future could hold a very interesting feature for you. It appears that within the Chrome OS dev channel a possible new upcoming feature was spotted that would allow people who use a Chrome OS device like a Chromebook ...
Lilbits (4-17-2014): Unlock your Chromebook with your phone (eventually)Liliputing
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College Kids Hack Siri to Unlock Teslas and Heat Up Your House
When Apple first introduced Siri three years ago, she amazed the world with her warm voice and her human-like voice response. But the years since her debut have been quietly underwhelming, in large part because Siri isn't able to access the wide range of ...
This is what Siri on steroids might look likeCITEworld
This Hack Gives Siri Awesome New PowersLAPTOP Magazine (blog)
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Lilbits (4-17-2014): Unlock your Chromebook with your phone (eventually)
Tired of typing a password to unlock your laptop the old fashioned way? It looks like Google is planning to provide an “Easy Unlock” function for Chromebooks. Here's how it works: with Easy Unlock enabled, the Chromebook will search to see if your phone is ...
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Unfinished 'Easy Unlock' Feature Creeps Into Chrome OS Dev, Will Potentially ...
A new feature has snuck into the Chrome OS dev channel that, while not yet fully baked (okay, it's still mostly a block of ice), could one day allow users to unlock their Chromebooks automatically just by having their phone in close proximity. This feature is ...
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Flickr App Updated To v3.0 With Video Capture, Auto-Tagging, And Simplified ...
The Flickr app is getting a makeover today as it hits version 3.0. The company is concentrating on improving the experience with easier searching and a better overall interface, but there's a big new feature too – video capture. There's even this snazzy video ...
Flickr Channels Instagram, Launches Video in 3.0 UpdateThe News Ledge
Yahoo's Flickr 3.0 Adds Live Filtering Tools, Video And MoreAppAdvice
Flickr 3.0 Brings Filters, Editing Tools And MoreUbergizmo
PetaPixel -SlashGear -Pocket-lint.com
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Dropbox picks up another photo storage service: Loom
Dropbox has bought up another startup on its way to establishing a one-stop shop for storing anything and everything in the cloud. More about Dropbox: Dropbox's enterprise strategy: Be as 'ubiquitous' as possible · Dropbox users experiencing upload ...
Dropbox aquires iOS photo app Loom, will fold into Carousel next monthCNET
In a quest to own your photos, Dropbox buys Loom & shuts it downVentureBeat
Dropbox weaves cloud photo service Loom into CarouselMacworld
TechCrunch -AppAdvice -SlashGear
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Sonos To Drop Wireless Bridge Requirement
Zatz Not Funny
Amen. Sonos has finally concluded that, under most conditions, they can provide reliable music streaming over existing WiFi networks without requiring their $50 Bridge. Not only does this represent a cost savings for potential new customers, but it also ...
Sonos simplifies setup, removes the need to buy an expensive extra boxCNET
Sonos Is About to Get Even Easier By Ditching the BridgeGizmodo
Sonos tests software to turn its music streaming system completely wirelessPocket-lint.com
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Battle of the Linux clouds! Linode DOUBLES RAM to take on Digital Ocean
Linux server slinger Linode has doubled its RAM allocations per-server, and swapped out all its hard drives with SSDs allowing it to match upstart Digital Ocean on prices. The new gear was announced by the company in a blog post on Thursday. It contains ...
Linode Invests $45M in New Cloud OfferingTalkin' Cloud
Linode Invests $45M To Switch To SSDs, Double RAMTechCrunch
Linode Invests $45 Million to Retool its InfrastructureData Center Knowledge
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Facebook adds new Nearby Friends feature to engage mobile users
Users of the world's largest social network can now find out who is around them. After spending billions on acquisitions and developing other apps, it's also a return to Facebook focusing on, well, Facebook. by Richard Nieva · @richardjnieva; April 17, 2014 ...
Facebook rolls out location-sharing featureWashington Post
Facebook Launches “Nearby Friends” With Opt-In Real-Time Location Sharing ...TechCrunch
Facebook Launches 'Nearby Friends' Location Feature for Meet-Ups IRLMashable
CBS News -Re/code -The Verge
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Red Hat Linux Containers: Not Just Recycled Ideas
Red Hat and its partner, Docker, bring DevOps characteristics to Linux containers, making them lighter-weight vehicles than virtual machines for cloud workloads. Some people accuse Red Hat of dusting off an old idea, Linux containers, and presenting them ...
S&P 500 Analyst Moves: RHTForbes
For Red Hat, it's RHEL and then…?Network World
Red Hat Announces Dates for Red Hat Summit 2015 in BostonMarketWatch
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Business Insider Australia
Tactus signs with device maker to deliver phone screens that can 'grow a ...
The smartphone industry has come a long way from feature phones with physical keyboards to today's sleek iPhones and Android phones with flat touchscreens. But what if we could have both? What if a phone could have a flat touchscreen while we're ...
Shape-shifting touchscreen buttons head to mass productionECNmag.com
Accessory Brings Morphing Touch Screen Buttons to iPad MiniMIT Technology Review
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MLB.com At Bat App Updated With Chromecast Support Fashionably Late For ...
From the beginning the Chromecast has been able to handle the basics such as Netflix and YouTube. More compatibility trickled in, with services like Hulu jumping on board, and apps like BeyondPod and Flex throwing in their support. Now Chromecast icons ...
MLB.com At Bat Now Supports ChromecastAndroid Headlines - Android News
MLB.TV now streaming to ChromecastAndroid Community
Chromecast Support Headed for MLB At Bat App TodayDroid Life
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