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Today Is Windows 10 Day - TechCrunch

July 29, 2015 - 4:04pm

WBUR

Today Is Windows 10 Day
TechCrunch
Ok, the new code is out for the first wave, and you are curious about Windows 10. Or at least we hope so, since we made you a video to go over the broad points of the new operating system from Microsoft. For a more scribbled-down-and-pedantic version ...
CIOs Weigh Windows 10 Integration, New FeaturesWall Street Journal (blog)
Windows 10 launch draws a small group of Microsoft diehards in BostonPCWorld
Oh look – Office Mobile apps to go with your shiny Windows 10The Register
Network World -WinBeta -News3LV
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Amazon's Instant-Order Dash Buttons Now Available for $5 Each - NBCNews.com

July 29, 2015 - 3:09pm

NBCNews.com

Amazon's Instant-Order Dash Buttons Now Available for $5 Each
NBCNews.com
Amazon's Dash buttons, which let users of the online retailer order a variety of products with the press of a button, are now available to purchase — if you have a Prime membership. For $5, you'll never have to worry about picking up a case of ...
Amazon's Dash Buttons Are Here, And You Can Buy Them For $5Fast Company
Amazon Now Lets Prime Users Pay Money To Easily Pay More Money EasierTechCrunch
Amazon's Dash Buttons bring one-push ordering to all Prime membersEngadget
Daily Mail -Gizmodo -Adweek
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Uber: There are no ghost cars in our app - WPTZ The Champlain Valley

July 29, 2015 - 3:07pm

CNNMoney

Uber: There are no ghost cars in our app
WPTZ The Champlain Valley
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) —Uber says there are no phantom cars in its app. At least not intentionally. Related. Trump lashes out at lawyer over... Trump's immigration: Deport, then... The secret to winning a presidential... Hillary Clinton wants Cuban embargo.
The Cars Uber Shows You Before You Hail A Ride Are BogusSFist
Uber's Map Lies To Us, Says StudyGazette Review
Uber App Uses 'Phantom Cars' To Lure Customers, US Researcher SaysHuffington Post UK
Co.Design
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Hackers combine coded photos and Twitter to hit targets - BBC News

July 29, 2015 - 12:45pm

BBC News

Hackers combine coded photos and Twitter to hit targets
BBC News
A cybersecurity company has discovered a piece of malware which uses Twitter, coding site Github and online photographs to attack computers. FireEye said it suspected the tool, called Hammertoss, had been developed by a Russian group. It generates ...
Russian Hackers Used Twitter to Reach US Computers: ReportNBCNews.com
Russia's cyberwarriors use Twitter to hide intrusionFinancial Times
Be wary of that Russian. He might HAMMERTOSS a software nasty at youThe Register
Fulton News -The Hill
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All the Windows 10 keyboard shortcuts you'll need (and a few more) - BetaNews

July 29, 2015 - 12:19pm

BetaNews

All the Windows 10 keyboard shortcuts you'll need (and a few more)
BetaNews
Forget touch screens, and moving your mouse, if you want to really want to speed through using Windows 10, keyboard shortcuts are where it's at. With the right key presses you can snap windows to where you want them, manage virtual desktops, awaken ...
The best Windows 10 keyboard shortcutsThe Verge
The Ultimate Guide to Windows 10 Keyboard ShortcutsGizmodo
5 must-know Windows 10 tips and tricksPCWorld
Times of India
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Yahoo's new new messaging app is a Snapchatty, Periscopey video chat with no sound - Fortune

July 29, 2015 - 11:50am

Fortune

Yahoo's new new messaging app is a Snapchatty, Periscopey video chat with no sound
Fortune
It's called Livetext. Silence is a big theme online these days. Facebook's autoplay videos have the sound off by default. Ringtones are basically the scourge of society. And today, Yahoo has launched a video messaging app that has no sound whatsoever.
Bits | Yahoo Offers New Mobile Chat Service Featuring Silent VideoNew York Times (blog)
Yahoo launches a monster of a messaging appCNNMoney
Yahoo unveils Livetext, allowing users to text with videosCNET
Bloomberg -Macworld -Mashable
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Twitter's new Windows 10 app shows tweets directly in the Start menu - VentureBeat

July 29, 2015 - 11:42am

VentureBeat

Twitter's new Windows 10 app shows tweets directly in the Start menu
VentureBeat
Twitter officially launches its new universal app for Windows 10 today, and while it doesn't hold too many surprises, it may hold one trump card: You can view tweets directly in the Start menu. Windows 10 is Microsoft's attempt to win fans back again ...
Windows 10 Gets Its Own Shiny New Twitter AppTechCrunch
Windows 10 gets a native Twitter app to bring tweets to Start menuTrustedReviews
Native Twitter For Windows 10 App LaunchedUbergizmo
StreetInsider.com -The Next Web
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Samsung sensor puts 16-megapixel cameras into slim phones - Engadget

July 29, 2015 - 10:49am

Engadget

Samsung sensor puts 16-megapixel cameras into slim phones
Engadget
Wondering how Samsung manages to cram a 16-megapixel camera into seemingly wafer-thin phones like the Galaxy A8? By developing a brand-spanking new sensor that fits, that's how. The Korean company has built an ISOCELL-based CMOS imager that ...
Samsung Unveils 16-Megapixel Smartphone Camera Sensor With 1.0-Micron PixelsNDTV
Samsung Begins Mass Production of Industry's First Mobile Image Sensor With 1 ...Droid Life (press release) (blog)
Samsung Reveals New Camera Module For Galaxy S7ValueWalk
Irish Examiner -Inquirer -n3rdabl3
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Microsoft Is About to Make PC Gamers' Dreams Come True - TIME

July 29, 2015 - 9:18am

TIME

Microsoft Is About to Make PC Gamers' Dreams Come True
TIME
We've known for a while that Xbox One owners can stream games from their console to their PC once they upgrade to Windows 10. But could they ever reverse the stream, letting players enjoy PC games on their Xbox One console? Microsoft's Xbox division ...
Xbox One will eventually stream your PC gamesEngadget
Microsoft Working on Streaming Windows 10 PC Games to Xbox OneNDTV

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Samsung Galaxy Note 5 to be launched on August 13 - Business Today

July 29, 2015 - 8:47am

Business Today

Samsung Galaxy Note 5 to be launched on August 13
Business Today
Samsung has announced the date for its next Galaxy Unpacked event where the company will launch the next flagship Note, the Galaxy Note 5. The South Korean firm said the event will be held on August 13 at Lincoln Centre at New York. Samsung also ...
Samsung launches flip-phone Galaxy Folder in South KoreaTimes of India
Samsung Galaxy Folder Android Flip Phone With 3.8-Inch Display LaunchedNDTV

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Meet Henry The Hedgehog: A VR Cartoon Movie From Oculus - Tech News Today

July 29, 2015 - 8:38am

Tech News Today

Meet Henry The Hedgehog: A VR Cartoon Movie From Oculus
Tech News Today
VR technology is receiving a lot of attention these days with Oculus VR leading the way with the Rift, Gear VR and Oculus Touch. The company was acquired by Facebook in March last year for $2 billion and since then, the company is focused on getting VR ...
Oculus deploys virtual reality hedgehog to lure filmmakersReuters
Oculus Outs Virtual Reality Movie About Lonely Hedgehog Named 'Henry'Tech Times
Oculus' Debuts Virtual Reality Film 'Henry'New York Times
I4U News -The Monitor Daily
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Google Translate now provides instant visual translations in 27 languages on ... - VentureBeat

July 29, 2015 - 8:01am

VentureBeat

Google Translate now provides instant visual translations in 27 languages on ...
VentureBeat
Google today announced that within the next few days its Google Translate app for iOS and Android will be able to give users immediate visual translations of text in 27 languages. Instant visual translation is now available for Bulgarian, Catalan ...
Google Translate's App Now Instantly Translates Printed Text In 27 LanguagesTechCrunch
Google Translate adds 20 new languages to video text translationThe Verge
Google updates real-time visual translation with 20 new languagesSlashGear
Business Insider -Fusion -Search Engine Land
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Microsoft has a trick for making holograms from live video - Engadget

July 29, 2015 - 6:55am

Engadget

Microsoft has a trick for making holograms from live video
Engadget
We've seen Microsoft's HoloLens do an awful lot of different things so far, but Halo, Minecraft and even medical applications are just scratching the surface of what the augmented reality headset is capable of. In a new research paper, Redmond outlines ...
Microsoft Offering $100k and a Pair of HoloLens to Academic InstitutionsRoad to VR
Microsoft's HoloLens TV studio is upgrading one of gaming's cheesiest tropesVentureBeat
Here's How Microsoft Is Making 3D Videos For HoloLensPopular Science

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Ferrari's Newest Convertible Is Its Most Aerodynamic Ever - Wired

July 29, 2015 - 6:02am

Wired

Ferrari's Newest Convertible Is Its Most Aerodynamic Ever
Wired
Caption: 661 horsepower and a top speed of 203 mph is more than enough to blow your hair back. Gallery Image. Slide: 3 / of 8 . Caption: The roof doesn't open much since half the car is taken up by the 3.9-liter turbocharged engine. Ferrari. Gallery Image.
Ferrari raises the roof on its latest convertibleHindustan Times
Ferrari's 488 GTB: A car money can't buySky News Australia
The new $470000 488 GTB Ferrari sells out as confidence soars among affluent ...Sydney Morning Herald
India Today -Independent Online -NEWS.com.au
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How to Upgrade to Windows 10 - Wired

July 29, 2015 - 5:03am

Wired

How to Upgrade to Windows 10
Wired
Windows 10 is finally here, bringing the familiar desktop back to the forefront and introducing new treats like Cortana, the virtual assistant, and Edge, the browser that will finally erase those bad memories of Internet Explorer. Wondering how to get ...
The Ultimate Guide to Windows 10 Keyboard ShortcutsGizmodo
How to prepare for your upgrade to Windows 10Times of India
Windows update troubleshooter for 7, 8.1 upgrading to 10Product Reviews
Thurrott.com (blog) -Irish Examiner -Fudzilla (blog)
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Nintendo Scores Profit, No Word on Successor to Iwata - Wall Street Journal

July 29, 2015 - 3:04am

Wall Street Journal

Nintendo Scores Profit, No Word on Successor to Iwata
Wall Street Journal
Nintendo Co. NTDOY 1.01 % swung to a first quarter net profit of ¥8.3 billion ($67.2 million) from a year-earlier loss, as the weak yen aided robust sales at its videogame business. The company didn't provide an update on who would succeed Chief ...
Nintendo reverses into quarterly profit on yen, sales growthWashington Post
UPDATE 1-Nintendo swings to Q1 op profit on strong figurine sales, weak yenReuters
Nintendo surprises with swing to profit from lossBBC News
NDTV -VentureBeat -Financial Times
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Nokia launches virtual reality camera - Reuters

July 29, 2015 - 3:02am

Reuters

Nokia launches virtual reality camera
Reuters
HELSINKI Finland's Nokia, once the world's largest phone maker, has unveiled a spherical camera designed for making 3D movies and games that can be watched and played with virtual reality headsets. The device, showcased at an event in Los Angeles, ...
​Nokia to target content creators with Ozo VR camera launchZDNet
Nokia is back...with a virtual reality cameraCNBC
Nokia rolls out spherical camera for virtual reality appsPCWorld
StreetWise Journal -Bloomberg
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Google Straps Aclima Sensors To Street View Cars To Map Air Pollution - TechCrunch

July 28, 2015 - 11:14pm

TechCrunch

Google Straps Aclima Sensors To Street View Cars To Map Air Pollution
TechCrunch
If a city knows what intersections are full of smog, it could add trees or change stop light schedules to improve the air its citizens breathe. Google Earth's Outreach program that equips non-profits and public-benefit organizations with data wants to ...
Aclima's air quality sensors are being attached to Google Street View cars in ...9 to 5 Google
Google Street View Now Monitors Urban Air PollutionCleanTechnica
Pollution tech company equips Google cars to deliver hyper-local air quality dataWashington Post (blog)
Fortune -Business Wire (press release)
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Sorry Folks, Bethesda Cannot Produce More 'Fallout 4' Pip-Boy Edition: Here's Why - Tech Times

July 28, 2015 - 9:29pm

Tech Times

Sorry Folks, Bethesda Cannot Produce More 'Fallout 4' Pip-Boy Edition: Here's Why
Tech Times
Bethesda is fresh out of Pip-Boys and doesn't anticipate offering more. The company that had been producing the Pip-Boy replicas finally cut Bethesda off. (Photo : Bethesda Softworks). Keep those Pip-Boy replicas fresh, as Bethesda says production of ...
Fallout 4 Release News: It's "Basically Done," Just Fixing Bugs Now, Says BethesdaiDigitalTimes.com
Bethesda Can't Make Any More 'Fallout 4: Pip Boy Editions'Forbes
The Highly-Prized Pip-Boy Collector's Edition Is All Sold-OutKpopStarz
Rapid News Network -PC Gamer -games.on.net
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Twitter Must Lead, Not Follow, on User Growth - Wall Street Journal

July 28, 2015 - 5:36pm

Wall Street Journal

Twitter Must Lead, Not Follow, on User Growth
Wall Street Journal
The first step in any turnaround is acknowledging you have a problem. Twitter TWTR 5.30 % finally appears to be doing that. Recognition isn't the same as a solution, though. Interim Chief Executive Jack Dorsey signaled this on a call with analysts ...
Twitter Revenue Up 61%, but User Growth LagsNew York Times
Twitter falls as turnaround loomsUSA TODAY
Twitter surprises analysts with a big earnings beat, but falls on doubts about ...Washington Post
Reuters -Telegraph.co.uk
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