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Which app will the breakout hit of 2015? - IBNLive

January 2, 2015 - 12:09am

IBNLive

Which app will the breakout hit of 2015?
IBNLive
New York: Uber, Facebook, Instagram - sure, they've been all the rage, but with 2015 already here we're all ready for something fresh. From ride-hailing to photo sharing, here are a few up-and coming apps and startups to watch in in 2015. Which will be the ...
In with the new: Snappy apps for 2015Chicago Daily Herald

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Marriott Petitions FCC to Block Personal Wi-Fi Hotspots - Tech Times

January 1, 2015 - 10:07pm

Tech Times

Marriott Petitions FCC to Block Personal Wi-Fi Hotspots
Tech Times
Marriott has petitioned the FCC to grant the hotel chain permission to block the personal Wi-Fi and Mi-Fi devices of hotel guests. The request cites security issues as its reason. (Photo : Elliott Brown). Marriott is requesting the Federal Communications ...
Brazen Attempts by Hotels to Block Wi-FiNew York Times
Are hotels already blocking guests' wi-fi hotspots?ConsumerAffairs

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UPDATE 2-General Motors issues 3 new recalls, cites ignition systems - Reuters

January 1, 2015 - 6:58pm

Daily News & Analysis

UPDATE 2-General Motors issues 3 new recalls, cites ignition systems
Reuters
(New throughout, adds background on recalls in 2014). By Ryan Vlastelica. NEW YORK Jan 1 (Reuters) - General Motors Co began the new year by announcing three new vehicle recalls on Thursday, as the ignition switch crisis continued to dog the ...
GM issues three more recalls to close out 2014MarketWatch
General Motors Starts 2015 with More RecallsWTAJ
General Motors announces new round of recallsFOX43.com
Automotive News -Times of India -WILX-TV
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The Apple press goes off half-cocked. Again. - Fortune

January 1, 2015 - 4:03pm

Korea IT Times

The Apple press goes off half-cocked. Again.
Fortune
I call BS on Epstein, Prasad, Bort and every other tech journalist who grabbed this dubious data point and ran with it. Screen Shot 2015-01-01 at 7.56.11 AM Only 9to5Mac's Jordan Kahn [UPDATE: and the Macalope] seem to have noticed that the same story, ...
Latest stats: Samsung outshines Apple consumer satisfaction for smartphonesEmpire State Tribune
Samsung Beats Apple For The First Time Ever In New Customer Satisfaction ...The Inquisitr
Samsung beats Apple in customer satisfaction, says surveyCNET
Digital Trends -Firstpost
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General Motors issues three new recalls -reports - Reuters

January 1, 2015 - 12:48pm

CNBC

General Motors issues three new recalls -reports
Reuters
NEW YORK Jan 1 (Reuters) - General Motors Co announced three new recalls affecting more than 83,000 sport-utility vehicles and pickup trucks that may have faulty ignition systems, the Wall Street Journal and the Detroit News reported on Thursday.
GM caps 2014 with new Escalade, Yukon recallCNBC
GM recalls 92000 SUVs, trucks for ignition issueThe Detroit News
GM announces more recallsWPTV.com
Wall Street Journal
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Palm brand to return from the dead wearing Android colours? - TrustedReviews

January 1, 2015 - 11:58am

TrustedReviews

Palm brand to return from the dead wearing Android colours?
TrustedReviews
Palm, the new defunct mobile brand of yesteryear, could be able to make a comeback in the form of an Android phone from Alcatel. The firm was purchased by HP only to be retired in 2011 and now the computing giant has apparently sold the trademark to a ...

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Easy access to Gmail reportedly blocked in China - Bharat Press

January 1, 2015 - 7:31am

Easy access to Gmail reportedly blocked in China
Bharat Press
London, Dec 30 (ANI): A simple access to Google's e mail service Gmail has been reportedly blocked in China for a while. In accordance to BBC, locals stated that they're nonetheless in a position to use third-social gathering apps like Microsoft Outlook.

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Easy access to Gmail reportedly blocked in China - Bharat Press

January 1, 2015 - 7:31am

CIO Today

Easy access to Gmail reportedly blocked in China
Bharat Press
London, Dec 30 (ANI): A simple access to Google's e mail service Gmail has been reportedly blocked in China for a while. In accordance to BBC, locals stated that they're nonetheless in a position to use third-social gathering apps like Microsoft Outlook.
Gmail traffic slowly resumes in China; government involvement deniedLos Angeles Times
Chinese paper blames Google over Gmail blockingNEWS.com.au

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Fortumo Now Offers Subscription Payments Through Carrier Billing for Windows ... - Full-Time Whistle

January 1, 2015 - 4:55am

Full-Time Whistle

Fortumo Now Offers Subscription Payments Through Carrier Billing for Windows ...
Full-Time Whistle
A Google researcher by the name 'forshaw' found and reported a privilege escalation bug in Windows 8.1. Forshaw even reveals a PoC (Proof of Concept) program for the Windows 8.1 weakness. In it, forshaw details how to take advantage of the Windows ...

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New DWI courts to open in 3 Minnesota counties - Chron.com

January 1, 2015 - 4:25am

Macro Insider

New DWI courts to open in 3 Minnesota counties
Chron.com
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — DWI courts are expanding to three counties in northwestern Minnesota. On Jan. 1, DWI court programs will open in Norman, Polk and Red Lake counties. The courts are aimed at reducing the number of repeat drunken-driving ...
New DWI courts to open in 2015KNSI Radio
Polk County not alone in launching DWI CourtCrookston Daily Times

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Items filtered by date: January 2015 - PCC Mobile Broadband

January 1, 2015 - 12:47am

NDTV

Items filtered by date: January 2015
PCC Mobile Broadband
John Legere, President and CEO of T-Mobile and former CEO of Global Crossing, known for his extraordinary energy and a knack for hitting out directly at T-Mobile competitors, made more headlines this week with his predictions for 2015. Legere who helms ...
T-Mobile Sets Sights on Sprint, Verizon in 2015PC Magazine
T-Mobile's John Legere posts bold predictions for 2015, including claim to 3rd ...ZDNet
T-Mobile CEO predicts Apple Watch will be tipping point for wearables, 'phablet ...Apple Insider
The Register -Mobile Burn -Seeking Alpha
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FBI bulletin: Sony hackers threaten 'news media organization' - Fox News

December 31, 2014 - 11:20pm

PerezHilton.com

FBI bulletin: Sony hackers threaten 'news media organization'
Fox News
The hackers behind the attack on Sony Pictures Entertainment are turning their cyber-sights to an unnamed news organization, according to a new FBI bulletin. The details were first reported by The Intercept, which posted the bulletin online. The Dec.
Sony Hackers Threaten A Media Organization, Likely CNN, And OthersIsrael Diamond Portal
Sony hackers threaten US news organizationArirang News
FBI: The Sony Hackers Also Targeted CNN (Probably)Gizmodo Australia
ABC News -PC Magazine
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Microsoft witnesses a 110% surge in downloads from Windows Store - The Tech Portal

December 31, 2014 - 11:17pm

The Tech Portal

Microsoft witnesses a 110% surge in downloads from Windows Store
The Tech Portal
As per a report by the Redmond-based giant, Microsoft is finally seeing some substantial growth in its Windows Store downloads. Todd Brix from Microsoft has conveyed that the company has seen a 110% year-on-year surge in its app downloads. Apart from ...
Bring Back My Windows 8.1Forbes
Google discloses unpatched Windows vulnerabilityZDNet
Google researcher exposes unpatched Windows 8.1 security flawWinBeta
App Developer Magazine -CRN
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Samsung TVs to Use Tizen Operating System - Wall Street Journal

December 31, 2014 - 11:04pm

Wall Street Journal

Samsung TVs to Use Tizen Operating System
Wall Street Journal
Samsung's Tizen operating system is going to be widely adopted in its TVs starting this year. Getty Images. By. Min-Jeong Lee. Min-Jeong Lee. The Wall Street Journal. CANCEL. BiographyMin-Jeong Lee · min-jeong.lee@wsj.com · @LeeMinjeong83 ...
Samsung Electronics says new smart TVs in 2015 to run Tizen platformReuters
Samsung to Use Tizen on All Web-Connected TVs This YearBusinessweek
All of Samsung's new smart TVs run Tizen, stream TV to your phoneEngadget
GlobalPost -Times of India
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Avoid drunk driving: Safe New Year options - U-T San Diego

December 31, 2014 - 7:39pm

Times of India

Avoid drunk driving: Safe New Year options
U-T San Diego
It's New Year's Eve and police are offering up tips to keep your new year from starting in jail. Their top three suggestions: Don't drink and drive, fire weapons in celebration or light off fireworks. According to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, New Year's ...
Police urge holiday revelers to drive soberQuad City Times
Cab companies say to be patient on New Year's EveKFVS
5 Emergency New Year's Eve Hacks to Save Your Night, Your Clothes, and Your ...Bustle
KUSI -KSL.com -WILX-TV
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Microsoft to wind down sales of original Kinect for Windows in 2015 - PCWorld

December 31, 2014 - 4:44pm

Microsoft to wind down sales of original Kinect for Windows in 2015
PCWorld
Microsoft will stop selling the original Kinect for Windows in 2015 now that the second generation of the motion-based controller platform is available. In a blog post, Microsoft advised enterprises that need large numbers of the old systems for existing ...

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Apple Faces Class Action Lawsuit Over iOS8 Storage - Forbes

December 31, 2014 - 2:25pm

Forbes

Apple Faces Class Action Lawsuit Over iOS8 Storage
Forbes
Do you feel like your iPhone runs out of storage, just so Apple can sell you iCloud storage? Well, there's a class action lawsuit for you. Yesterday, Apple was sued in federal court by a class of plaintiffs alleging that the company engaged in unfair, deceptive, ...
Apple sued for making the iOS 8 update too bigMashable
Lawsuit charges Apple misleads consumers about iOS 8 storageLos Angeles Times
Apple Sued Over Storage-Devouring iOS 8Huffington Post
MarketWatch -The Verge -Bloomberg
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Elon Musk Working on Snake-Like Charger for Tesla Cars - ABC News

December 31, 2014 - 1:31pm

ABC News

Elon Musk Working on Snake-Like Charger for Tesla Cars
ABC News
Tesla is working on a snake-like charger that will slither its way to a Tesla car and charge it, all without drivers having to put forth any effort. The electric car company's CEO, Elon Musk, shared news of the innovative project today with his 1.36 million Twitter ...
Tesla's next charger will automatically connect to your car, 'for realz'Engadget
Tesla Developing Robotic Snake Car Charger, 'For Realz'Huffington Post
Can Tesla survive collapsing gas prices?MarketWatch
TechCrunch -SlashGear -Hot Hardware
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Volkswagen recalls 37979 cars to head off fuel leaks - USA TODAY

December 31, 2014 - 12:47pm

CBS Local

Volkswagen recalls 37979 cars to head off fuel leaks
USA TODAY
Volkswagen is recalling 37,979 late-model cars because of a faulty sealing cap that could leak, and potentially start a fire. The recall covers some 2014 and 2015 Jettas, Passats, Beetles, including the convertible, and 2015 Golf and GTI hatchbacks.
Volkswagen Recalls 38000 Cars Over Fire RiskWall Street Journal
2014-2015 Volkswagen Beetle, Golf, GTI, Jetta, Passat Recalled To Fix Fuel LeakThe Car Connection
VW Recalls Beetles, Jettas & PassatsCBS Local
Macro Insider -WWMT-TV
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LG UltraWide 'Gaming Monitor', 34″ 21:9 - The Capital Wide

December 31, 2014 - 11:41am

The Capital Wide

LG UltraWide 'Gaming Monitor', 34″ 21:9
The Capital Wide
LG-UltraWide-Gaming-Monitor Just when an editor thought that his or her desktop couldn't look any better, LG introduces this gorgeous 34″ 21:9 monitor. The LG UltraWide Monitor LG 34UM95 has a look that is breathtaking, and I will be envious of anyone ...
LG UltraWide Curved Monitor Goes for GamersTom's Guide
CES 2015 Teasers – LG Unveils New 21:9 UltraWide 4K DisplaysModern Readers
New Curved And UltraWide Monitor For Gamers, From LGNews Every day
Hot Hardware -PC Perspectives -Gizmag
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