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Auto review: With new Mirai, Toyota brings the fuel cell future into focus - The Tribune

November 21, 2014 - 7:14am

The Truth About Cars

Auto review: With new Mirai, Toyota brings the fuel cell future into focus
The Tribune
As Toyota sees it, the future isn€™t some fuzzy, far-off point in the distance. It’s here in the form of a midsize sedan I was able to drive this week, when the Japanese automaker made its bold bet on hydrogen. It takes little more than a glance to understand ...
Toyota hopes to recreate Prius success with hydrogen-powered MiraiThe Guardian
2014 LA Motor Show reviewMotoring Research

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'Sophisticated' Android malware hits phones - BBC News

November 21, 2014 - 6:00am

BBC News

'Sophisticated' Android malware hits phones
BBC News
Hundreds of thousands of Android phones have been infected with malware that uses handsets to send spam and buy event tickets in bulk. Mobile security firm Lookout said the bug, called NotCompatible, was the most sophisticated it had seen.

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Gift Guide: 3 ways to watch streaming video on TV - U-T San Diego

November 21, 2014 - 2:30am

U-T San Diego

Gift Guide: 3 ways to watch streaming video on TV
U-T San Diego
This product image provided by Amazon shows the Amazon Fire TV stick. The Fire TV Stick is a small stick that connects to the HDMI port on your HDTV for instant access to movies, TV shows, music, photos, apps, and games. (AP Photo/Amazon) The ...

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Corning Unveils Its Gorilla Glass 4; Somehow We're Not Impressed - Techtree.com

November 21, 2014 - 12:31am

Techtree.com

Corning Unveils Its Gorilla Glass 4; Somehow We're Not Impressed
Techtree.com
Durability aside, we were more interested in seeing the anti-reflective coating that the company showcased recently. Sheldon Pinto 11:52 21st Nov, 2014. Share this. Corning is clearly one of the best manufacturers of display glass available out there currently.

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Chevy previews the next-gen Volt and its location-based charging system - Engadget

November 21, 2014 - 12:29am

DailyTech

Chevy previews the next-gen Volt and its location-based charging system
Engadget
We'll be seeing the next-generation Chevy Volt in less than two months when GM launches it at the North American International Auto Show in January. But for the sake of those who can't wait, the company has shown off a bit more of the 2016 hybrid model at ...
GM says Chevrolet Volt charging to become easierTechnologyTell
Chevrolet Volt pokes its head out at owners eventCarAdvice
2016 Volt Will Feature Improved Battery Charging, Longer Cord, Home Pre-SetsGM Authority (blog)
Motor Trend -MSN Autos
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Upcoming Windows Phones 2015: As Nokia Generation Ends, Will Microsoft ... - KpopStarz

November 20, 2014 - 10:56pm

KpopStarz

Upcoming Windows Phones 2015: As Nokia Generation Ends, Will Microsoft ...
KpopStarz
This year is a sad year for mobile fans who in their lifetime once had a Nokia handset. In previous reports, Nokia's mobile department is now rebranded by its owner, Microsoft, as Microsoft Lumia. Like Us on Facebook ...

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Google Launches Contributor, Will Let You Pay to View Select Sites Ad-Free - NDTV

November 20, 2014 - 10:31pm

Google Launches Contributor, Will Let You Pay to View Select Sites Ad-Free
NDTV
Google on Thursday began rolling out a way for people to support websites they frequent and, in return, be rewarded with ad-free pages. A "Google Contributor" experiment was introduced with a handful of partners including tech news website Mashable and ...

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Top 5 cars you need to know about from LA motor show - Sydney Morning Herald

November 20, 2014 - 9:43pm

Sydney Morning Herald

Top 5 cars you need to know about from LA motor show
Sydney Morning Herald
Mazda CX-3. It isn't a muscle car, an opulent limousine or even a guilt-free hydrogen-powered car of the future, but Mazda's CX-3 captured the limelight of attention at the LA motor show. And for good reason. The Japanese brand finally ripped off the cloak of ...

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Delayed release of a popular video game hurts GameStop's results - Dallas Morning News

November 20, 2014 - 9:00pm

Dallas Morning News

Delayed release of a popular video game hurts GameStop's results
Dallas Morning News
GameStop Corp. reported weaker-than-expected third-quarter results Thursday and partly blamed a delay in the release of the Assassin's Creed Unity game. The game had been expected in October but was released early this month, pushing those sales into ...

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'Call of Duty' blasts past $13 billion in sales - AsiaOne

November 20, 2014 - 8:17pm

AsiaOne

'Call of Duty' blasts past $13 billion in sales
AsiaOne
People walk past a billboard advertising the latest installment of "Call of Duty" video game near Times Square in New York on November 6, 2014. Print. SAN FRANCISCO - Blockbuster military shooter video game "Call of Duty" has blasted past US$10 billion ...

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Virtual Paul McCartney is mind-blowing - Stuff.co.nz

November 20, 2014 - 7:39pm

Stuff.co.nz

Virtual Paul McCartney is mind-blowing
Stuff.co.nz
Paul McCartney on the Out There tour in 2014. A new app for Google's Cardboard VR headset now lets fans get right on stage with the former Beatle. This post was originally published on Mashable. It would have cost you more than $500 for a front-row seat ...

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Another Clue Is Offered in a 24-Year-Old Mystery at the CIA - New York Times

November 20, 2014 - 7:30pm

New York Times

Another Clue Is Offered in a 24-Year-Old Mystery at the CIA
New York Times
Kryptos, a sculpture at C.I.A. headquarters in Langley, Va., in 2010. The last of four messages embedded in Kryptos has baffled code breakers since the work went up in 1990. The sculptor, Jim Sanborn, gave a six-letter clue (“Berlin”) in 2010, but it did not ...
Finally, a New Clue to Solve the CIA's Mysterious Kryptos SculptureWired

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UPDATE 2-"Assassin's Creed Unity" game delay hurts GameStop's revenue - Reuters

November 20, 2014 - 7:08pm

UPDATE 2-"Assassin's Creed Unity" game delay hurts GameStop's revenue
Reuters
... * Sees FY profit of $3.40-$3.55/shr. * Q3 revenue falls marginally. * Shares down 11 pct after market (Adds executive comments; updates share move). By Abhirup Roy. Nov 20 (Reuters) - GameStop Corp posted quarterly revenue and profit well below ...

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Uber and other tech firms know lots about you — should you worry? - SFGate

November 20, 2014 - 6:59pm

SFGate

Uber and other tech firms know lots about you — should you worry?
SFGate
Uber has a privacy problem — and so do the vast majority of companies whose businesses collect sensitive data about their customers. Uber knows when and where its users go each time they summon a car. Amid intense criticism over revelations that the ...
Uber hires former IBM privacy chief to conduct review amid controversySydney Morning Herald
Uber hires team to help fix spying concernsNew Zealand Herald
Uber hires Hogan Lovells for privacy review amid controversyMonterey County Herald
Tech Times -TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press -Computerworld
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Dropbox says OS X 10.10.1 Yosemite update resolves crashing issue, urges ... - Apple Insider

November 20, 2014 - 5:52pm

Apple Insider

Dropbox says OS X 10.10.1 Yosemite update resolves crashing issue, urges ...
Apple Insider
Following Apple's release of OS X 10.10.1 Yosemite on Monday, Dropbox is sending emails to users confirming that the latest Mac maintenance update solves a rare crashing problem seen with apps integrated with Finder. In the note, Dropbox urges users to ...
Apple seeds first beta of OS X Yosemite 10.10.2 with build number 14C68k9 to 5 Mac (blog)

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Lexus Displays 'LF-C2' Open-air Concept at Los Angeles Auto Show - MarketWatch

November 20, 2014 - 5:20pm

New York Daily News

Lexus Displays 'LF-C2' Open-air Concept at Los Angeles Auto Show
MarketWatch
Tokyo, Nov 20, 2014 (JCN Newswire via COMTEX) -- Lexus announces the display of the Lexus "LF-C2", a new open-air concept, at the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show held from November 18 to 30. The LF-C2 is a 2+2 roadster grand touring concept embodies ...
Lexus LF-C2 Concept shows the look of tomorrowKelley Blue Book

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Assassin's Creed Unity delay hurts GameStop's revenue - Reuters

November 20, 2014 - 5:10pm

Assassin's Creed Unity delay hurts GameStop's revenue
Reuters
Nov 20 (Reuters) - GameStop Corp reported quarterly revenue and profit well below analysts' estimates as the delayed release of Assassin's Creed Unity and flagging videogame software sales more than offset high demand for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One ...

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Facebook's alternative PHP engine attracts Web service providers - PCWorld

November 20, 2014 - 4:27pm

Facebook's alternative PHP engine attracts Web service providers
PCWorld
Some fairly large Internet services are pressing into production Facebook's open-source PHP runtime engine after being impressed with the performance metrics for the alternative to the ubiquitous open-source PHP package used across the Web. WordPress ...

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Mobile malware reaches new heights - The Hill

November 20, 2014 - 4:03pm

The Express Tribune

Mobile malware reaches new heights
The Hill
Cyber criminals are reaching a level of sophistication when targeting smartphones previously only seen in desktop computer attacks. Mobile security research firm Lookout revealed findings on Thursday showing hackers can now effectively turn Android ...
Malicious Software Said to Spread on Android PhonesNew York Times (blog)
Hackers turning smartphones into slave armiesArab News
Trojan botnet program updated, now major threat to corporate networksITProPortal
VPN Creative
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Google, Rockstar Agree to Settle Patent Litigation - Re/code

November 20, 2014 - 3:24pm

Re/code

Google, Rockstar Agree to Settle Patent Litigation
Re/code
Google has agreed to settle litigation with patent consortium Rockstar, though terms of the deal were not disclosed in a court filing made public this week. Rockstar, which counts Apple as an investor, outbid Google and paid $4.5 billion in 2011 for thousands ...

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