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Steam In-home Streaming now open for business - CNET

May 22, 2014 - 1:51am

Steam In-home Streaming now open for business
CNET
Valve's strategy to take on the gaming consoles enters a new phase, with its home network game streaming service moving out of beta and into open use. by Nic Healey · @dr_nic; May 21, 2014 11:24 PM PDT. comments. 0. facebook. twitter. linkedin.

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HP 7 Plus is an even more budget friendly tablet - Android Community

May 22, 2014 - 12:08am

NDTV

HP 7 Plus is an even more budget friendly tablet
Android Community
HP just loves its affordable mobile devices. After outing a series of Chromebooks, the company is back to its Android tablet line, this time with another 7-inch HP 7 Plus slab that will probably keep your wallet happier than your eyes or fingers. It might be easy ...
HP drops $100 quad-core Android tablet into US marketCNET (blog)
HP 7 Plus budget tablet arrives with Jelly BeanSlashGear
HP brings the 7 Plus Android tablet to US for just $99.99TechShout!
androidandme.com -TechnologyTell -Sin Chew Jit Poh
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Hackers bypass Apple's iPhone 'kill switch'? - GMA News

May 21, 2014 - 11:16pm

KUTV 2News

Hackers bypass Apple's iPhone 'kill switch'?
GMA News
Hackers may have defeated Apple's equivalent of the "kill switch" that would make a stolen iPhone difficult if not impossible to resell, an Apple enthusiast site said. "AquaXetine" and "MerrukTechnolog" from the Netherlands and Morocco claim to have ...
Hackers lay claim to exploit that defeats iPhone anti-theft toolsRegister
Apple's response to security issue: too late, says hackerSlashGear
Hackers claim to have exploit for iCloud, use vulnerability to disable Activation ...Apple Insider
Ubergizmo -Cult of Mac -CNNMoney
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...and then there were three: Segway finally offers 3-wheeled vehicle - GMA News

May 21, 2014 - 10:01pm

Daily Mail

...and then there were three: Segway finally offers 3-wheeled vehicle
GMA News
For years, Segway has made a name for itself through its iconic two-wheeled, self-balancing personal electric vehicles. It was touted to be so revolutionary that inventor Dean Kamen proudly proclaimed: “Segway will be to the car what the car was to the horse ...
New Segway Patroller gives mall cops a third wheelEngadget
The tricycle that could replace the cop car:Daily Mail
Segway just started a three-wheeled vehicle warThe Verge
TechCrunch -CNET -Gizmodo Australia
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Google plans to offer Wi-Fi access equipment to businesses: report - Reuters

May 21, 2014 - 8:12pm

IBNLive

Google plans to offer Wi-Fi access equipment to businesses: report
Reuters
(Reuters) - Google Inc plans to offer Wi-Fi network hardware and software at a discount to small and medium-sized businesses, tech blog The Information reported on Wednesday, citing a confidential document it accessed and a person who was briefed on ...
Google reportedly planning to offer affordable Wi-Fi gear to businessesandroidandme.com
Google may soon woo small businesses with commercial Wi-FiVentureBeat

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Buzz Kill: Weed Dealer Game Booted from Apple App Store - TIME

May 21, 2014 - 8:11pm

Tech Times

Buzz Kill: Weed Dealer Game Booted from Apple App Store
TIME
Apple has nixed the popular game Weed Firm from iTunes despite the fact the app held the top spot in downloads for days before it was taken down. The game lets you follow the exploits of marijuana dealer “Ted Growing” — as he encounters crooked cops ...
Larry Magid: Apple Weeds Out Controversial AppCBS Local
Weed Firm pulled from App Store for promoting 'illegal activities'Digital Spy
Pot game Weed Firm yanked from App Store by Apple, says devGamasutra
PC Magazine -The Verge -BGR
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Popular on Twitter? Your Klout score might soon get you a discount on a TV - PCWorld

May 21, 2014 - 8:01pm

TechCrunch

Popular on Twitter? Your Klout score might soon get you a discount on a TV
PCWorld
It might be time to change the adage “the customer is always right” to, “the customer with the most followers is always right.” On Wednesday, Lithium, which provides services to help businesses navigate social media, held its annual conference in San ...
Lithium Reveals its $200 Million Plan for KloutMashable

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The Snapdragon 805 handily bests the competition - CNET

May 21, 2014 - 7:37pm

Firstpost

The Snapdragon 805 handily bests the competition
CNET
We got a chance to test out Qualcomm's Snapdragon 805 processor. Here's why it's the fastest CPU/GPU combo yet. by Eric Franklin · @nidopal; May 21, 2014 5:00 PM PDT. comments. 0. facebook. twitter. linkedin. googleplus. more. more +. email. tumblr.
Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 Performance PreviewAnandTech
Qualcomm Snapdragon 805: Hands-on and benchmarkedSlashGear
Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 Specs and BenchmarksUbergizmo
Pocket-lint.com -Motley Fool -LAPTOP Magazine (blog)
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California gives green light to test self-driving cars on public roads - Register

May 21, 2014 - 6:46pm

Washington Post

California gives green light to test self-driving cars on public roads
Register
The California Department of Motor Vehicles has approved new rules governing the testing of autonomous vehicles on public roads, making it one of the first states to adopt a formal policy on self-driving cars. California Governor Jerry Brown gave the state's ...
California's new self-driving car regulations prohibit falling asleep at the wheelEngadget
California adopts rules for testing self-driving vehiclesSan Jose Mercury News
California Approves Self-Driving Cars on Public StreetsLiveScience.com
NBC Bay Area (blog) -Law360 (subscription) -Fast Company
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The Couchbase database goes mobile - Australian Techworld

May 21, 2014 - 6:45pm

GigaOM

The Couchbase database goes mobile
Australian Techworld
Couchbase is extending NoSQL to mobile devices with a new product suite that allows an app developer to install its database directly on the device itself, allowing apps to function even when they're not connected to the Internet. The suite also includes tools ...
Couchbase lashes Lite database to cloud with Sync serviceRegister
Couchbase Releases NoSQL Mobile PlatformInformationWeek

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Dual carbon battery promises quick recharging, longer range, improved safety - CarAdvice

May 21, 2014 - 6:17pm

Dual carbon battery promises quick recharging, longer range, improved safety
CarAdvice
Japanese company Power Japan Plus is hoping that its new dual carbon battery will revolutionise the electric car, among other things. The company's new Ryden dual carbon battery consists of a cathode and anode made of carbon, hence the name, and an ...

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BlackBerry to take on IoT headaches with Project Ion - PCWorld

May 21, 2014 - 6:01pm

Financial Post

BlackBerry to take on IoT headaches with Project Ion
PCWorld
BlackBerry says it can take back-end software development off the to-do lists of enterprises that want to take advantage of the Internet of Things. On Wednesday, the company showed off concept software for a cloud-based service on which enterprises will be ...
Blackberry's Project Ion aims to be IoT cloud solutionSlashGear
BlackBerry makes an unexpected play for the Internet of ThingsCITEworld
BlackBerry Reveals Project Ion, Its QNX-Powered Effort To Underpin The ...TechCrunch
Wall Street Journal -GigaOM
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Anonymous app Secret goes global, adds Android version - San Jose Mercury News

May 21, 2014 - 4:33pm

Anonymous app Secret goes global, adds Android version
San Jose Mercury News
SAN FRANCISCO -- The Secret is out. The anonymous social networking app that in less than four months has become the Silicon Valley sounding board for personal romances and rivalries, and one of the few unfiltered windows onto the underbelly of the ...

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Super trendy smoke alarm firm explains recall snafu - USA TODAY

May 21, 2014 - 3:56pm

TechCrunch

Super trendy smoke alarm firm explains recall snafu
USA TODAY
NEW YORK — It was a fiery moment for Nest Labs in April, when the company acquired earlier in the year by Google for $3.2 billion had to halt sales of its Nest Protect smoke and carbon monoxide detector, citing a safety concern. At the time, Nest CEO Tony ...
Recall by Google's Nest reveals 440000 fire alarms shipped in USReuters
Nest Recalls 440000 Smoke AlarmsMashable
Nest Recalls All 440K Protect Smoke Alarms, But Will Have them Back On The ...TechCrunch
WXYZ -AppAdvice -ConsumerReports.org
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Valve introduces a new way for you to play PC games in your home - GameSpot

May 21, 2014 - 2:14pm

Game Informer

Valve introduces a new way for you to play PC games in your home
GameSpot
Valve announced today that its new in-home streaming feature, which allows you to stream games from a "main" computer to any other rig in your home, is now available to all 75 million Steam users. Previously, the feature was only available to some users in ...
Steam enables in-home streamingComputerandvideogames.com
Steam In-Home Streaming Now Available, Lets You Play PC Games on Virtually ...TIME
Steam in-home streaming is live for all usersJoystiq
Gaming Age -FanSided -Ve3d.com
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ZeniMax files lawsuit against Oculus over VR tech - USA TODAY

May 21, 2014 - 2:11pm

MCV

ZeniMax files lawsuit against Oculus over VR tech
USA TODAY
ZeniMax Media, the parent company of video game publisher Bethesda Softworks, filed a lawsuit against virtual reality company Oculus VR, over trademarks tied to its popular headset. In a statement released Wednesday, ZeniMax accuse Oculus VR and ...
ZeniMax Media Inc. and id Software LLC File Suit against Oculus VR, Inc. and Its ...MarketWatch
Oculus VR and Palmer Luckey being sued by CTO's former employerEngadget
Luckey: Virtual reality's greatest danger is bad VRDevelop

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Steam In-Home Streaming Now Available for All Users - Ve3d.com

May 21, 2014 - 1:34pm

Steam In-Home Streaming Now Available for All Users
Ve3d.com
Now, if you have two computers on the same network signed into your Steam account, you can remotely install, launch, and play games through the second computer. The new service ultimately allows those with another lower powered computer—maybe an ...

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SmartThings sweetens its hub for consumers and developers in a bid to own the ... - GigaOM

May 21, 2014 - 1:08pm

GigaOM

SmartThings sweetens its hub for consumers and developers in a bid to own the ...
GigaOM
SmartThings has been an early mover in the connected home, but it's also been struggling to reconcile its vision of openness with a user-friendly product. Its latest app and business decisions should help. Shop-SmartThings-List-OnScreen. SmartThings, the ...
SmartThings officially launches its connected home platform with a new ...The Next Web

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PetMatch: Battersea Dogs criticises 'pet replacement' app - BBC News

May 21, 2014 - 12:20pm

BBC News

PetMatch: Battersea Dogs criticises 'pet replacement' app
BBC News
Battersea Dogs and Cats Home has warned that an app allowing people to find a new pet based entirely on looks risks reducing animals to disposable items. PetMatch runs image-recognition technology to match pictures of animals, selected by prospective ...
PetMatch App Finds Look-Alike DogsOutside Magazine
New app helps you find lookalike for FidoKXLY Spokane

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Facebook's iOS app now listens for identifiable TV & music when posting status ... - Apple Insider

May 21, 2014 - 11:40am

Business Insider

Facebook's iOS app now listens for identifiable TV & music when posting status ...
Apple Insider
Facebook on Wednesday launched a new, optional feature that allows its iPhone application to use the device's microphone to listen for and identify television and music content when posting a status update. The new feature will make it easier for users to ...
Facebook's New Shazam-Like Tool Knows What You're Watching and HearingMashable
Facebook Launches Shazam-Style 'Audio Recognition' For Music and TVNBCNews.com
Facebook Adds Shazam-Style Audio Recognition To Help You Automatically ...TechCrunch
Re/code -The Verge -AppAdvice
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