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Mohu targets urban cord-cutters with its $25 Leaf Metro HDTV antenna - Digital Trends

April 15, 2014 - 5:36pm

Digital Trends

Mohu targets urban cord-cutters with its $25 Leaf Metro HDTV antenna
Digital Trends
HDTV antenna maker Mohu today gave cord-cutters — especially dorm room-dwellers and those with tiny studio apartments — its least expensive option for free over-the-air television content. The new Leaf Metro antenna has essentially all the same features ...
Mohu Channels wants to give cord-cutters a unified menuEngadget
Mohu Dresses Up Free HDTV With New Leaf Metro AntennaIT Business Net
Mohu Turns Over New Leaf for OTA TVLight Reading
Upstart
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Apple to HTC Agree to a 'Kill Switch' to Deter Smartphone Thefts - Businessweek

April 15, 2014 - 5:27pm

Daniel Rubino

Apple to HTC Agree to a 'Kill Switch' to Deter Smartphone Thefts
Businessweek
Apple Inc. (AAPL:US), AT&T Inc. (T:US) and 11 other smartphone makers and wireless companies agreed to offer technology next year that would let customers remotely wipe data from their devices and render them inoperable when stolen. The technology is ...
Smartphone industry commits to anti-theft measures amid calls for 'kill switch'CNET
Smartphone makers, carriers embrace anti-theft initiativeReuters
Apple joins tech heavyweights, wireless carriers in smartphone anti-theft initiativeApple Insider
Ars Technica -Android Headlines - Android News -Re/code
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New HotelTonight feature gives more info to last-minute bookers - Travel Weekly

April 15, 2014 - 5:13pm

New York Times

New HotelTonight feature gives more info to last-minute bookers
Travel Weekly
HotelTonight, a mobile app for same-day hotel bookings, has introduced a “Look Ahead” feature that gives users a snapshot of room rates, estimated savings and availability for the coming week. The feature is available for New York City, Las Vegas, Los ...
HotelTonight app now lets you preview room availability seven days aheadEngadget
Last-Minute Hotel Booking Just Got Less Last-MinuteCondé Nast Traveler
HotelTonight Goes Beyond the Last MinuteNew York Times (blog)
TechCrunch -HotelChatter
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Chromecast Review — Small Price, Small Selection - Tom's Guide

April 15, 2014 - 4:57pm

KpopStarz

Chromecast Review — Small Price, Small Selection
Tom's Guide
Verdict: Although the Chromecast is almost foolproof in both setup and functionality, what it does is extremely limited compared to the competition. In the world of set-top "boxes," Google's Chromecast is unique. This little dongle's $35 price tag makes it an ...
Roku 3 update lets you search for movies and more with a smartphoneEngadget

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Red Hat adds muscle to Docker container technology - PCWorld

April 15, 2014 - 4:52pm

eWeek

Red Hat adds muscle to Docker container technology
PCWorld
Red Hat is looking to advance the Docker Linux container application for wider enterprise use. “Containers are all about streamlining the movement of the application to the cloud,” said Paul Cormier, Red Hat president for products and technologies, during a ...
Red Hat Unleashes Project Atomic as Part of Linux Container EfforteWeek
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 release candidate arrivesZDNet (blog)
Ubuntu chases after Red Hat with OpenStack and Docker bundlesInfoWorld
TelecomTV (registration) -Wall Street Journal -TechCrunch
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Intel Reports First-Quarter Earnings That Skim Past Wall Street's Expectations - Motley Fool

April 15, 2014 - 4:02pm

Intel Reports First-Quarter Earnings That Skim Past Wall Street's Expectations
Motley Fool
Intel (NASDAQ: INTC ) delivered its fiscal 2014 first-quarter earnings results after the markets closed today. The chip maker posted a profit of $0.38 per share, which was down 5% year-over-year but a penny better than analysts had expected. Wall Street was ...

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5 Reasons Graphene Will Change Your Gadgets Forever - NBCNews.com

April 15, 2014 - 3:43pm

5 Reasons Graphene Will Change Your Gadgets Forever
NBCNews.com
The future of technology could hinge on a single material. The industry is buzzing over the potential of graphene, which is the strongest, slimmest and most malleable material in known existence. Graphene, which is a form of carbon, could change the way our ...

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5 Reasons Graphene Will Change Your Gadgets Forever - NBCNews.com

April 15, 2014 - 3:43pm

Times of India

5 Reasons Graphene Will Change Your Gadgets Forever
NBCNews.com
The future of technology could hinge on a single material. The industry is buzzing over the potential of graphene, which is the strongest, slimmest and most malleable material in known existence. Graphene, which is a form of carbon, could change the way our ...
Graphene: the wonder material that could change electronics industryMinneapolis Star Tribune
Researchers focus on wonder material grapheneCNBC.com

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Twitter Acquires Social Data Company Gnip - Digital Media Wire

April 15, 2014 - 3:32pm

Twitter Acquires Social Data Company Gnip
Digital Media Wire
gniptwitter Twitter said on Tuesday it has acquired Gnip, a provider of social data that has partnered with the social media giant for the past four years. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. The company's products are designed to help clients more ...

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Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella unveils data-analysis tools - Sydney Morning Herald

April 15, 2014 - 3:31pm

Economic Times

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella unveils data-analysis tools
Sydney Morning Herald
Microsoft Chief Executive Officer Satya Nadella touted new products at an event in San Francisco for the third time in as many weeks, part of an effort to re-establish the software maker as an innovator. Nadella, who took the top job in February, unveiled new ...
Microsoft Unveils SQL Server 2014, New Azure Big Data Analytics ServiceCRN
Satya Nadella Just Launched Microsoft Into A New $1.6 Trillion MarketBusinessinsider India
Microsoft Announces New Tools Bringing The Cloud To The Internet Of Things ...TechCrunch
GeekWire -WinBeta -PR Newswire (press release)
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Is the Amazon Phone Finally Coming? Leaked Images Say So; Could Launch ... - Gamenguide

April 15, 2014 - 2:12pm

Gamenguide

Is the Amazon Phone Finally Coming? Leaked Images Say So; Could Launch ...
Gamenguide
Rumors of an Amazon phone have been around for, like, ever. Cavemen were passing around rumors of an Amazon phone on stone tablets. Well, after an eternity of waiting, it seems like we're finally about to get the white whale that is the Amazon phone, hot ...

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Windows Phone 8.1 brings a fresh voice to smartphones - USA TODAY

April 15, 2014 - 2:10pm

USA TODAY

Windows Phone 8.1 brings a fresh voice to smartphones
USA TODAY
NEW YORK — Cortana, the brazen, new personal digital assistant inside Windows Phones, will tell you why she thinks she's better than her more famous counterpart, the iPhone's Siri: "Not to brag, but apparently I'm going to help save the universe in about ...

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Roku 3 update lets you search for movies and more with a smartphone - Engadget

April 15, 2014 - 1:21pm

Roku 3 update lets you search for movies and more with a smartphone
Engadget
Roku baked its comprehensive search feature into its mobile apps last month, but only folks who used it with the firm's HDMI Streaming Stick have been able to enjoy life without wielding a remote to hunt and peck for letters. Starting today, however, more of ...

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€10000 fines threat for Uber taxis in Brussels - Financial Times

April 15, 2014 - 1:14pm

€10000 fines threat for Uber taxis in Brussels
Financial Times
Eurocrats hoping to hail a taxi at the touch of their smartphone by using the increasingly popular Uber app might have to think twice. A Brussels court has issued an order banning Uber – which links private taxi drivers with customers via its app – saying its ...
Uber Loses Battle in Brussels, Opening Door to FeesValueWalk
Uber remedy for the taxi blues? | Bangkok Post: lifestyleBangkok Post
Uber Ride-Sharing Service UberPOP Now Banned in BrusselsTechCrunch
ITworld.com
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How many downloads does it take to hit No. 1 in the App Store? - CNET

April 15, 2014 - 12:51pm

How many downloads does it take to hit No. 1 in the App Store?
CNET
A marketing director counts up the number of daily downloads by country and reveals what it took for his company's app to top Apple's charts. by Amanda Kooser · @akooser; April 15, 2014 10:33 AM PDT. comments. 0. facebook. twitter. linkedin. googleplus.

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Google details its ambitious Project Ara modular smartphone - PCWorld

April 15, 2014 - 12:07pm

Android Community

Google details its ambitious Project Ara modular smartphone
PCWorld
“We did crack the screen, and the phone doesn't quite boot,” said Paul Eremenko, head of Google's Project Ara, as he presented an engineering prototype of the first Project Ara phone during a webcast developer event in Mountain View, California, ...
Google's Project ARA Smartphones to Use Lattice ECP5 FPGAsEE Times
Building blocks: how Project Ara is reinventing the...The Verge
Watch Google's Project Ara conference live on your lunch breakAndroid Community
IntoMobile -Android Headlines - Android News -International Business Times
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Here's our first look at Amazon's Android smartphone -- plus more details on that ... - VentureBeat

April 15, 2014 - 11:47am

PhoneDog

Here's our first look at Amazon's Android smartphone -- plus more details on that ...
VentureBeat
Leaked photos released this morning have given us our first look at the phone (albeit in a blocky case that covers its actual design), BGR reports. Additionally, TechCrunch has unearthed even more details on the phone's unique 3D interface. Last week, the ...
Amazon smartphone prototype with 3D UI effects leaksMobile Burn
Amazon's Pending Smartphone Debut 'Difficult to Judge'Channel Partners
Amazon's Smartphone Leaks Out, But when will it become Official?Android Headlines - Android News
Gizmodo -Franchise Herald -Motley Fool
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Office 365 Personal now available for $7 per month - Engadget

April 15, 2014 - 11:13am

Office 365 Personal now available for $7 per month
Engadget
Office 365 Personal, a leaner version of Microsoft's subscription-based productivity suite, is now available for $70 per year or $7 per month. The new package lets you use Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, OneNote, Publisher and Access on one Mac or ...

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Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2 Updates ready for volume licensees - ZDNet

April 15, 2014 - 11:05am

Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2 Updates ready for volume licensees
ZDNet
Volume-licensing customers now can get the Windows 8.1 Update and Windows Server 2012 R2 Update from the Microsoft Volume-Licensing Service Center (VLSC). directx12logo. Microsoft made the latest updates available to those users on April 14, ...

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Mozilla Replaces Controversial CEO Brendan Eich With Chris Beard - Tapscape

April 15, 2014 - 10:18am

Tapscape

Mozilla Replaces Controversial CEO Brendan Eich With Chris Beard
Tapscape
Chris Beard has now been promoted to the position of interim CEO at Mozilla after Brendan Eich was forced to step down because of a $1,000 donation he made in 2008. That donation, which was sent in support of the anti-gay marriage bill Proposition 8, ...

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