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With a fresh $25M, Bitglass is ready to protect enterprise cloud and mobile assets - VentureBeat

August 5, 2014 - 7:00am

VentureBeat

With a fresh $25M, Bitglass is ready to protect enterprise cloud and mobile assets
VentureBeat
In the modern, mobile- and cloud-based world, IT departments are no longer in control. Bitglass has a way to deal with that. “The corporation doesn't own the network, they don't own the apps, and they don't own the device,” Bitglass vice president Rich ...
Bitglass Scoops Up $25M To Protect Enterprise DataForbes
Bitglass snags $25M more to market its enterprise security productGigaOM
BitGlass Raises $25M Round to Make Using Cloud Apps More SecureXconomy
Wall Street Journal (blog) -TechCrunch -Business Wire (press release)
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CenturyLink launches Seattle gigabit network, delivering speeds up to 1 gigabit ... - MarketWatch

August 5, 2014 - 6:04am

Crosscut

CenturyLink launches Seattle gigabit network, delivering speeds up to 1 gigabit ...
MarketWatch
SEATTLE, Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE:CTL) today announced that symmetrical broadband speeds up to 1 gigabit per second (Gbps) are available to tens of thousands of residential and business customers in select Seattle ...
CenturyLink announces super-fast fiber Internet speedTwinCities.com-Pioneer Press
CenturyLink plans broader fiber rollout, gigabit speeds, in Portland neighborhoodsThe Oregonian
CenturyLink to turn Denver into a Gig City with 1 gigabit per secondThe Denver Post
Crosscut -Arizona Daily Star -GeekWire
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Child-porn suspect Skillern caught by the Googlies - Computerworld (blog)

August 5, 2014 - 5:21am

Computerworld (blog)

Child-porn suspect Skillern caught by the Googlies
Computerworld (blog)
Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) is said to have spotted an alleged child pornographer. The company supposedly discovered known kiddyporn images in a Gmail account, and alerted the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC). Cue: Moral ...

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Phoenix Suns Forward P.J. Tucker Gets Jail Time For 'Super Extreme' DUI - Huffington Post

August 5, 2014 - 3:31am

USA TODAY

Phoenix Suns Forward P.J. Tucker Gets Jail Time For 'Super Extreme' DUI
Huffington Post
This May 10, 2014 photo provided by the Scottsdale Police Department shows Phoenix Suns forward P.J. Tucker in an arrest booking photo. Tucker, who police say had a blood alcohol level nearly three times the legal limit for operating a vehicle in Arizona, ...
Phoenix Suns PJ Tucker gets jail time for drunk driving in Arizona: attorneyReuters
Suns' PJ Tucker gets 3 days in jail, 11 days home detention for super extreme DUIFox News
PJ Tucker gets jail time, apologizes; Suns reactJournal Gazette and Times-Courier

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Battery-free devices harvest radio waves in IoT play - FierceWireless

August 5, 2014 - 2:21am

Battery-free devices harvest radio waves in IoT play
FierceWireless
University of Washington researchers envision an "RF-powered Internet of Things" based upon battery-free gadgets that derive energy by harvesting ambient radio waves, such as those emanated by Wi-Fi, TV, radio and cellular. According to the researchers, ...

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Symantec, Kaspersky deny government ban in China - PCWorld

August 5, 2014 - 1:09am

Firstpost

Symantec, Kaspersky deny government ban in China
PCWorld
Symantec and Kaspersky Lab are both denying that China has banned their products, amid media reports that the country is shutting out foreign security vendors from selling to government agencies. Both companies are not listed among the approved ...
Symantec, Kaspersky downplay Beijing effort to exclude productsReuters
Foreign anti-virus vendors set to lose approved statusecns
China Drops Symantec, Kaspersky as Approved Antivirus VendorsPC Magazine

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PJ Tucker gets jail time, apologizes; Suns react - USA TODAY

August 4, 2014 - 11:08pm

USA TODAY

PJ Tucker gets jail time, apologizes; Suns react
USA TODAY
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Phoenix Suns forward P.J. Tucker has been sentenced to three days in jail and 11 days of home detention after pleading guilty to "super extreme" driving under the influence. Tucker issued a statement apologizing for his actions.
P.J. Tucker StatementNBA.com
Phoenix Suns player sentenced for 'super extreme' DUIAZFamily
Suns' Tucker gets jail time for DUIKTUU.com
The Times-Picayune -Sportal.com.au
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Cyber Threat on Planes - Financialbuzz.com

August 4, 2014 - 11:06pm

Cyber Threat on Planes
Financialbuzz.com
Cyber Security, Plane, Hacking, Ruben Santamarta, a Cyber security researcher, stated that he has figured out a way to hack satellite communications on passenger jets through Wi-Fi, also giving them access to aircraft security. As a consultant with the firm ...

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Nintendo News: Playable Ganondorf Highlights New Details for Hyrule Warriors - MarketWatch

August 4, 2014 - 10:30pm

Game Informer

Nintendo News: Playable Ganondorf Highlights New Details for Hyrule Warriors
MarketWatch
REDMOND, Wash., Aug 04, 2014 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Video game fans will get the chance to play as the baddest bad guy of The Legend of Zelda video game series. Ganondorf, nemesis of Link and aspiring Triforce owner, will become a force to be ...
Hyrule Warriors: Zant, Ghirahim, Ganondorf Confirmed PlayableGameSided
Costume DLC Revealed for Hyrule WarriorsHardcore Gamer
Ganon Is Finally Playable In A Zelda GameKotaku
The Gamer Headlines
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How China's Using Its Antimonopoly Law to Pressure Foreign Businesses - Wall Street Journal

August 4, 2014 - 9:49pm

Wall Street Journal

How China's Using Its Antimonopoly Law to Pressure Foreign Businesses
Wall Street Journal
China is using its six-year-old antimonopoly law to put foreign businesses under increasing pressure, a development that experts say will intensify as Beijing seeks greater sway over the prices paid by Chinese companies and consumers. As the WSJ's Laurie ...

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Storage maker builds fast SSD to prepare for life after NAND flash - PCWorld

August 4, 2014 - 7:16pm

Storage maker builds fast SSD to prepare for life after NAND flash
PCWorld
Storage technologies much faster than NAND flash aren't expected to reach most smartphones and data centers for years, but preparations are already underway in order to make the most of them when they arrive. Western Digital's HGST subsidiary is ...

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GM making progress to fix recall website - Sydney Morning Herald

August 4, 2014 - 6:58pm

NBC Montana

GM making progress to fix recall website
Sydney Morning Herald
General Motors says it has made progress in fixing its recall website so that it correctly lists all the cars that need recall repairs. The company said on Monday that it expects the site to be fully corrected this week. The government said on Friday that GM's ...
GM says it's making progress to fix recall websiteArgus Press

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Google Removes 'Bomb Gaza' Game From App Store After Public Outcry - NBCNews.com

August 4, 2014 - 6:25pm

Fox News

Google Removes 'Bomb Gaza' Game From App Store After Public Outcry
NBCNews.com
Google on Monday removed from its Play Store a downloadable game called “Bomb Gaza” that simulated Israeli attacks on the Gaza Strip. The move came after a flurry of outraged comments posted to Google's app store review page and elsewhere.
Google Removes 'Bomb Gaza' Apps From Play StoreMashable
'Bomb Gaza' App Leads To Harsh Criticism Of Google Play StoreHuffington Post
Google pulls 'Bomb Gaza' game from app store after backlashThe Globe and Mail
Hot Hardware -Fox News -Joystiq
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DirecTV reaches deal to carry SEC Network - Washington Post

August 4, 2014 - 5:35pm

Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

DirecTV reaches deal to carry SEC Network
Washington Post
BRISTOL, Conn. — DirecTV has reached a deal with ESPN to carry the SEC Network when it launches. The announced agreement Monday means the network will be available in 87 million households when it goes on the air on Aug. 14. DirecTV has about ...
DirecTV signs deal to deliver SEC NetworkTuscaloosa News
DirecTV Will Carry SEC Network; Five Biggest Live Video Providers Will Have ...Team Speed Kills
DirecTV signs on to carry SEC NetworkColumbus Ledger-Enquirer
KBTX -Greenville News -WATE-TV
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Scrabble adds 5000 words to dictionary, some of which you'll actually use - USA TODAY

August 4, 2014 - 4:39pm

USA TODAY

Scrabble adds 5000 words to dictionary, some of which you'll actually use
USA TODAY
2. “TE isn't a word? Seriously? How is TE not a word? AE, DE, FE, NE, OE and PE are all words, but not TE? Isn't that what Julie Andrews said goes with jam and bread? HOW IT TE NOT A WORD? [Flips over tiles in frustration.]“ (20th Century Fox). Maybe that ...
'Selfie,' 'frenemy' now playable in ScrabbleNew York Daily News
Scrabble Adds 5000 New Words To Official Players DictionaryHuffington Post
Now You Can Use The Word 'Selfie' in ScrabbleTIME
TheCelebrityCafe.com -Chron.com -Marketplace.org
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Xiaomi overtakes Samsung in sales in China - androidandme.com

August 4, 2014 - 4:00pm

New York Times

Xiaomi overtakes Samsung in sales in China
androidandme.com
Samsung is considered the big dog in most large markets, especially here in the US. The company dominates all others around it, meaning firms like HTC and LG are just picking up the crumbs. However, China is a very different smartphone market. It's very ...
Xiaomi Overtakes Samsung in China Smartphone MarketWall Street Journal (blog)
Tipping Point: Xiaomi Overtakes Samsung in China for First TimeYahoo News UK
Foreign brokerages cautious about HTC outlookFocus Taiwan News Channel

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iPad Air vs iPad 4: The Similarities, Differences, And What You Need To Know ... - Gamenguide

August 4, 2014 - 2:04pm

Gamenguide

iPad Air vs iPad 4: The Similarities, Differences, And What You Need To Know ...
Gamenguide
Tablets are increasingly pervasive in the average American household, and it's a big decision for many to pick up the device that will suit their specific needs. iPhone 6 Pushed Back Further Due To China Factory Explosion? Like Us on Facebook ...
Apple iPad Mini 3 news: release date and tech specsLawyer Herald
iPad Air 2 alleged images reveal a few tweaksCNET
iPad Air 2 rear shell purportedly shown off in leaked photosPhoneDog
AppAdvice -Computerworld Australia -BGR
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Report: Your Car is the Latest Target for Hackers - The Charlottesville Newsplex

August 4, 2014 - 1:35pm

Wired

Report: Your Car is the Latest Target for Hackers
The Charlottesville Newsplex
CBS MoneyWatch - That high-tech keyless car security system is pretty sweet -- for hackers. According to a new report in Wired, thieves can use off-the-shelf hardware and software to impersonate a vehicle's security fob and break into a car in no more than a ...
Wirelessly Hacking--And Unlocking--Cars Is Easier Than It Should BeGizmodo

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Why The Internet Of Things Is Still Roadblocked - ReadWrite

August 4, 2014 - 1:25pm

Science Codex

Why The Internet Of Things Is Still Roadblocked
ReadWrite
It's increasingly a truism that the Internet of Things is going to be a big deal. The main question is when. While analysts are projecting the need for millions of developers by 2020 to tie together all our smart and not-yet-smart gadgets, there remain significant ...
Is There Any Way to Avoid Standards Wars in the Emerging Internet of Things?IEEE Spectrum
@IBMIoT Internet of Things Presentation Slides @ThingsExpo [@Mac_Devine]SYS-CON Media (press release)

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