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Amazon makes Kindle documents available via Cloud Drive - Engadget

April 16, 2014 - 5:56pm

Android Headlines - Android News

Amazon makes Kindle documents available via Cloud Drive
Engadget
If you have any documents (or e-books acquired in a "non-standard" way) stored on your Kindle, now you can access them anywhere via Amazon Cloud Drive. Starting today, documents uploaded to your e-reader via your browser, mobile device or email will ...
Amazon now saves docs sent to Kindle in their cloud storageAndroid Community
Amazon Brings Cloud Drive and Kindle Personal Documents TogetherOverclockers Club
Amazon Adds Kindle Doc's and Cloud Drive Together to Offer 10GB Of Free ...Android Headlines - Android News
TechCrunch -Register -Ubergizmo
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Microsoft is giving Cortana Google Now-like powers - BGR

April 16, 2014 - 5:41pm

Search Engine Land

Microsoft is giving Cortana Google Now-like powers
BGR
In addition to creating its own voice-based virtual assistant that can stand its ground against Siri and Google Now, Microsoft appears ready to offer even more personalized search features to users in order to better compete against its main rival when it comes ...
Bing's home page gets personalized info cards, just like Google NowEngadget
Bing's homepage adds personalised cards to take on Google NowPocket-lint.com
Bing Home Page Gets Some Of Cortana's SmartsTechCrunch
The Verge -WebProNews -Geek
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Sony PlayStation 4 passes 7 million in worldwide sales - CNET

April 16, 2014 - 5:41pm

KpopStarz

Sony PlayStation 4 passes 7 million in worldwide sales
CNET
The PlayStation 4 continues its steady sales climb, hitting another milestone nearly one month to the day Sony announced its console had surpassed 6 million units sold. by Nick Statt · @nickstatt; April 16, 2014 3:35 PM PDT. comments. 0. facebook. twitter.
Sony Says PlayStation 4 Sales Pass Seven Million UnitsWall Street Journal (blog)

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CAPTCHAs Are Becoming Security Theater - The Atlantic

April 16, 2014 - 4:52pm

BetaNews

CAPTCHAs Are Becoming Security Theater
The Atlantic
Google doesn't even need us to prove our humanity anymore, which is a good thing, because they can simulate it now. Alexis C. Madrigal Apr 16 2014, 5:51 PM ET. Tweet. More. Email. Print. CAPTCHAs are a time-worn way for humans to tell computers that ...
Google Develops Algorithm That Can Decipher Its Own CAPTCHAsUbergizmo
Street View and reCAPTCHA teams create puzzle-solving algorithmSlashGear
Google Street View Accidentally Made an Algorithm That Cracks CAPTCHAsGizmodo
GigaOM -TechCrunch -BetaNews
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Cut the Clutter in Your Social Media Accounts - New York Times

April 16, 2014 - 3:47pm

Cut the Clutter in Your Social Media Accounts
New York Times
Being active on social media platforms like Twitter and Facebook is kind of like having a basement in the suburbs. Accounts on Twitter and Facebook can quickly become so cluttered that you might as well shut the door and say goodbye — you're never ...
Now Facebook Wants You To Share Where You're "Traveling To"TechCrunch
Your Facebook Friends Really Do Care What You Think! (We Think.)Mashable

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Project Ara: Google says 'next 5 billion' will build their phones - Christian Science Monitor

April 16, 2014 - 2:50pm

Christian Science Monitor

Project Ara: Google says 'next 5 billion' will build their phones
Christian Science Monitor
Google's next major smart phone project won't just be competing for the same customers as Apple's iPhone, Samsung's Galaxy S5, or even Amazon's rumored upcoming smart phone. Skip to next paragraph. Related stories ...

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Some customers aren't sold on U.S. transition to IP networks - PCWorld

April 16, 2014 - 2:07pm

Android Community

Some customers aren't sold on U.S. transition to IP networks
PCWorld
Many U.S. residents who have written the FCC to voice concerns about the move from copper-based telephone networks to Internet Protocol are concerned about the potential effects on health from mobile-headset radiation and what happens when the ...
AT&T Threatens Boycott if TV Airwaves Auction Rules Aren't ChangedRe/code
AT&T Says It May Avoid Airwaves Auction On RestrictionsBloomberg
AT&T threatens to sit out spectrum auction if FCC adopts proposed rulesNEWS.GNOM.ES
Business Recorder
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Article | 3 hours ago 2015 Hyundai Sonata to integrate CarPlay, fresh looks - Smartwatch Fans

April 16, 2014 - 12:59pm

Smartwatch Fans

Article | 3 hours ago 2015 Hyundai Sonata to integrate CarPlay, fresh looks
Smartwatch Fans
Hyundai is the latest car maker to announce firm CarPlay plans, with the 2015 Sonata being the Korean manufacturer's first to integrate the system. Announced today in New York, the 2015 Sonata will be going on sale later on in the year. Our engineers took ...

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Troy police make arrest in possible multi-county burglaries - WSFA

April 16, 2014 - 12:24pm

Auto World News

Troy police make arrest in possible multi-county burglaries
WSFA
Wednesday is a big day for Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Alabama. The newest generation of the Sonata Sedan was simultaneously unveiled at the New York Auto Show and the company's Montgomery plant.More >>. Wednesday is a big day for Hyundai ...
Article | 3 hours ago 2015 Hyundai Sonata to integrate CarPlay, fresh looksSmartwatch Fans

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Microsoft gives Bing users a taste of its Cortana personal assistant - The Verge

April 16, 2014 - 12:04pm

Microsoft gives Bing users a taste of its Cortana personal assistant
The Verge
Microsoft's personal assistant Cortana was designed to make Windows Phone smarter and more helpful, but its features won't be limited to smartphones. Today the company announced that Bing now offers some of the same features that make Windows ...

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Crossed up! Anki Drive unveils new cars and first new tracks - CNET

April 16, 2014 - 11:19am

Ubergizmo

Crossed up! Anki Drive unveils new cars and first new tracks
CNET
The game featuring artificially intelligent cars is expanding, meaning players can buy all-new racing tracks, as well as two new cars. There's also a free software update opening up a set of new racing tools. by Daniel Terdiman · @GreeterDan; April 16, 2014 ...
Anki Drive Expands Its Robotics Expertise With New Cars, Tracks, And AITechCrunch
Anki Drive adds new cars, tracks, and an old-school racing modeThe Verge
Anki Drive levels up with new robotic cars, tracks and a race modeEngadget
SlashGear -Ubergizmo -Wired
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Chip Shop of the Year 2014 - Northampton Chronicle & Echo

April 16, 2014 - 10:20am

Chip Shop of the Year 2014
Northampton Chronicle & Echo
View the latest news and sport or download full editions of the newspaper to read offline. Search for Northampton Chronicle and Echo in your Android or iOS app store today. Newspaper subscribers get free unlimited access to the app.

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Toyota Revamps Camry's Looks to Sustain US Car-Volume Edge - Bloomberg

April 16, 2014 - 9:46am

New York Daily News

Toyota Revamps Camry's Looks to Sustain US Car-Volume Edge
Bloomberg
Toyota Motor Corp. (7203) showed off a reworked Camry that sports deeper-stamped body panels and a modified cabin as the world's largest automaker works to keep its benchmark sedan the industry's best-selling car. The 2015 Camry, restyled halfway ...
Toyota dramatically redesigns CamryUSA TODAY
Literally the sleekest in the biz, Hyundai's 2015 Sonata puts fluidic sculpture on ...Digital Trends
2014 New York Auto Show: 2015 Hyundai Sonata bursts onto the scene packing ...New York Daily News
Washington Post -Car and Driver -MotorTrend Magazine
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Zuckerberg on Mobile Apps: 'Facebook is Not One Thing' - Mashable

April 16, 2014 - 9:41am

New York Times

Zuckerberg on Mobile Apps: 'Facebook is Not One Thing'
Mashable
Zuckerberg-many-facebooks Mark Zuckerberg, chief executive officer of Facebook Inc., speaks during an event in Menlo Park, California, U.S., on Thursday, April 4, 2013. Facebook unveiled smartphone software called Home that puts social-networking ...
Mark Zuckerberg talks Facebook's 'failures' and why he's...The Verge
Mark Zuckerberg Doesn't Seem Too Worried About Facebook's Teen Exodus As ...Fast Company
Facebook Will Be "Unbundling The Big Blue App" Through Its Creative LabsTechCrunch
New York Times -Business Insider
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Google Glass Public Sale Ends - PC Magazine

April 16, 2014 - 9:33am

NDTV

Google Glass Public Sale Ends
PC Magazine
There is no word on how many of the $1,500 headsets Google actually sold during a public sale on Tuesday. 0shares. Google Glass · VIEW ALL PHOTOS IN GALLERY. Did you buy Glass? If not, you'll have to wait. Google's limited-time public sale of its ...
Google sells out of white Glass in one-day sale; fills 'Explorer' slotsNewsday
"OK Glass, book a room": Starwood Hotels comes to Google GlassGigaOM
Magid: Google Glass: I have better things to do with $1500San Jose Mercury News
whnt.com -CNET -Defense Systems
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Google's Environment Sensing Project Tango Gets A Teardown - TechCrunch

April 16, 2014 - 8:53am

Android Headlines - Android News

Google's Environment Sensing Project Tango Gets A Teardown
TechCrunch
Google's Project Tango prototype smartphone is armed with four cameras to allow it to take stock of its environment and record and use 3D depth-sensing info, and it's basically just a bunch of cameras and sensor glommed onto a fairly impressive Android ...
Google's Project Tango torn apart by iFixitAndroid Community
Google Project Tango teardown exposes 3D camera secretsSlashGear
Project Tango teardown reveals the wonders of the phone's 3D sensing techEngadget
Liliputing
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LaCie Joins Ranks of Hacker-Breached Companies, Says Credit Card Info ... - TIME

April 16, 2014 - 8:25am

LaCie Joins Ranks of Hacker-Breached Companies, Says Credit Card Info ...
TIME
The France-based storage manufacturer says its website may have been compromised for the better part of a year. I've always thought of LaCie as more of a boutique storage-maker, the sort of outfit you'll pay a little more to get something in orange, because ...

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Guy Kawasaki takes evangelist job with Canva - ZDNet

April 16, 2014 - 7:03am

Entrepreneur

Guy Kawasaki takes evangelist job with Canva
ZDNet
Australian online graphic design platform startup, Canva, announced today it has taken on Apple's former chief evangelist, Guy Kawasaki, to help build its brand internationally. Kawasaki was Apple's chief evangelist in the 1980s and has since become an ...
Can Apple's former top evangelist 'democratize' design Down Under?CNET
Guy Kawasaki Joins Australian Design Startup Canva As Chief EvangelistTechCrunch
Guy Kawasaki Aims to Democratize Design Through Aussie Startup CanvaXconomy
Entrepreneur -Business Insider Australia -Tech Cocktail
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Twitter Announces Gnip Acquisition For Better Data Analysis - Headlines & Global News

April 16, 2014 - 6:50am

Headlines & Global News

Twitter Announces Gnip Acquisition For Better Data Analysis
Headlines & Global News
Twitter announced Tuesday that it has acquired social data provider Gnip to better deliver aggregated data that can help various businesses find trends, breaking news, connect with customers and more. Twitter, the popular micro blogging site, said it acquired ...

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LaCie warns of suspected credit card data breach - BBC News

April 16, 2014 - 5:45am

BBC News

LaCie warns of suspected credit card data breach
BBC News
French computer storage specialist LaCie has said credit card details and passwords of shoppers who used its site may have been stolen. The hard-disk maker said the FBI had alerted it to "indications" of a hacker having used malware to copy details entered ...
LaCie is the latest victim of massive credit card breachBGR
LaCie admits hackers have been stealing its customer information… for the last ...Graham Cluley Security News
LaCie discloses details about year-long security breachThe Verge
Ubergizmo -ANINEWS
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