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Cortana humiliates Siri in Microsoft's latest Windows Phone 8.1 advert - Inquirer

July 28, 2014 - 3:59am

International Business Times UK

Cortana humiliates Siri in Microsoft's latest Windows Phone 8.1 advert
Inquirer
MICROSOFT has taken a leaf out of Samsung's book and has gone after Apple in its latest advert, pitting its Cortana digital voice assistant against Siri. Called "Happy Anniversary" the 30-second advert below compares Cortana running on a Nokia Lumia 635 ...
Bing bangs SiriFudzilla
Microsoft Launches New Cortana vs. Siri Ad Showing Off Context-Aware ...Mac Rumors
HTC Reportedly Working on Windows Phone Version of One (M8)NDTV
Techtree.com -GeekWire -International Business Times UK
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Lithium could Replace Lithium Ion for in Batteries, Thanks to Research at ... - Android Headlines - Android News

July 28, 2014 - 3:17am

Android Headlines - Android News

Lithium could Replace Lithium Ion for in Batteries, Thanks to Research at ...
Android Headlines - Android News
Lithium ion batteries are everywhere, your stopwatch, the alarm clock that wakes up your six-year-old, and even the extra battery for your phone. But your phone still only contains lithium ion batteries, not lithium batteries. The difference is small in name, but ...
A smartphone battery that lasts for days may be coming soonhtxt.africa
Stable lithium anode promises efficient rechargeable batteriesThe Engineer
Coming soon, lighter batteries with more lifeMid-Day
Engadget -Register
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The Last of Us Remastered makes the end of the world even more beautiful - VentureBeat

July 28, 2014 - 2:04am

VentureBeat

The Last of Us Remastered makes the end of the world even more beautiful
VentureBeat
The Last of Us Remastered releases on the PlayStation 4 this Tuesday. The mature-rated title is a bid by Sony to show everybody how much more powerful — and emotional — games on the PlayStation 4 can be. The Last of Us on PlayStation 3 was my ...
AU New Releases: The Last of Us Remastered Launches Exclusively for the PS4GameSpot
The Last of Us Remastered Review - Bridging the GapCrave Online
The Last of Us Remastered EditionGame Informer
IGN -Metro -The Independent
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Cheap Speed Challenge: Best car for practical fun? - USA TODAY

July 27, 2014 - 11:05pm

Cheap Speed Challenge: Best car for practical fun?
USA TODAY
JOLIET, Ill. — Corner 1, Lap 1. The few moments it took to get there after leaving the pit lane are how long it took to realize this multicar challenge would be the best of all for sheer fun. Many of the regular head-to-head market segment showdowns that USA ...
$30000 Cheap Speed Challenge: Mileage ResultsCars.com News (blog)
2015 Volkswagen GTI Wins Cars.com/USA Today/MotorWeek Cheap Speed ...CNNMoney

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JD.com, Tencent to Presell Microsoft's Xbox in China - Wall Street Journal

July 27, 2014 - 8:19pm

Reuters UK

JD.com, Tencent to Presell Microsoft's Xbox in China
Wall Street Journal
Beijing-based JD.com said Monday that users of Tencent's WeChat and QQ messaging software will be able to reserve the newest Xbox with a deposit of 499 yuan (US$81). That is four days ahead of preorders for the rest of the Chinese public, which will be ...
JD.com Launches Xbox One Sales in ChinaMarketWatch
JD.com to sell Microsoft's Xbox One in ChinaReuters
5 Xbox One Games to Buy in 2014Gotta Be Mobile
Tech Times -Views Times -Hot Hardware
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How far do you go to make Google forget? - Stuff.co.nz

July 27, 2014 - 6:48pm

Stuff.co.nz

How far do you go to make Google forget?
Stuff.co.nz
TO BE OR NOT... The European Union regulators faces a series of headaches trying to get search engines to enforce its 'right to be forgotten' ruling. European regulators have not yet decided whether to try to force search engines such as Google and ...
Google Right To Be Forgotten Stirs MemoriesForbes
Implementation of right to be forgotten becoming nightmare for GoogleTech Times

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Gasoline Falls in Lundberg Survey on Refinery Production - Businessweek

July 27, 2014 - 2:23pm

Gasoline Falls in Lundberg Survey on Refinery Production
Businessweek
U.S. refineries are flexing their muscles and helping lower gasoline prices in the middle of the peak driving season. The average price for regular gasoline at U.S. pumps dropped 9.04 cents in the two weeks ended July 25 to $3.5795 a gallon, according to ...
Survey: US Gas Prices Fall 9 Cents to $3.58ABC News
US gasoline prices tumble on back of refinery cuts- Lundberg surveyReuters

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Google's next smartphone Shamu could be gigantic - Economic Times

July 27, 2014 - 2:01pm

Economic Times

Google's next smartphone Shamu could be gigantic
Economic Times
Google may be working on a gigantic 5.9-inch smartphone to be released in November, according to a new report from Android Police. The company is reportedly working with Motorola on the phablet, which will supposedly come with a fingerprint sensor and ...
Motorola Reportedly Working On New Nexus SmartphoneUbergizmo
Is Moto's rumoured 5.9-inch Shamu the great white hope for the Nexus range?TechRadar UK
Rumours of HTC making the Google Nexus 6 heat up, after LG officially denies ...Tech2

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AAA Michigan: Gas prices fall 14 cents in week - SFGate

July 27, 2014 - 12:53pm

Tech Times

AAA Michigan: Gas prices fall 14 cents in week
SFGate
DEARBON, Mich. (AP) — AAA Michigan says gasoline prices in the state dropped about 14 cents in the last week, the fourth straight week they've fallen. The auto club says that the average price of a gallon of self-serve regular unleaded gasoline was $3.49 ...
AAA: Gas prices rolling back as summer driving season rolls onAugusta Free Press
States with the highest gas pricesUSA TODAY
Wisconsin ranks above average in gas taxesAppleton Post Crescent
Tech Times -WFMD -Chron.com
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Ga. police start enforcing 'slowpoke' driving law - First Coast News

July 27, 2014 - 11:13am

First Coast News

Ga. police start enforcing 'slowpoke' driving law
First Coast News
ATLANTA (AP) - Drivers going too slow on Georgia's roadways are starting to get warnings as police enforce a new law. Loading… Post to Facebook. Ga. police start enforcing 'slowpoke' driving law ATLANTA (AP) - Drivers going too slow on Georgia's ...

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What the M&A surge says about the stock market - MarketWatch

July 27, 2014 - 11:00am

GTspirit

What the M&A surge says about the stock market
MarketWatch
Deal making is on a pre-crisis pace after years of subdued activity. While heavier M&A activity is often the sign of a mature bull market, conditions aren't yet frothy. See full story. What Philip Seymour Hoffman should have done with his money. Philip Seymour ...
Dodge to auction first Challenger Hellcat for charityUSA TODAY
The Dodge SRT Viper Won't be Offered with the Hellcat V8CarBuzz - Car News and Reviews

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This App Lets You Turn Your Own Face Into An Emoji - MTV.com

July 27, 2014 - 9:11am

Memeburn

This App Lets You Turn Your Own Face Into An Emoji
MTV.com
Technology is amazing. Just a few short years ago, we didn't even know what emoijs really were. Now that they've become a cultural force, the world of the emoji continues to expand. Take this incredible new app Imoji for instance, it lets you turn any ...
Turn your selfie into an emoji with the new iPhone app imojiDigital Trends
New iPhone custom emoji with ImojiProduct Reviews
Imoji app turns YOUR face into an emojiDaily Mail

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Audi Cuts Prices of Spare Parts in China - Wall Street Journal

July 27, 2014 - 5:37am

Economic Times

Audi Cuts Prices of Spare Parts in China
Wall Street Journal
"Localization measures and economies of scale allow Audi to adjust the prices for spare parts in China. Audi passes these cost advantages on to its customers," Audi said in a statement Saturday. The auto maker said it had made the adjustments "proactively.".
Luxury carmakers slash prices in ChinaFinancial Times
Audi cuts spare-part prices in China amid anti-monopoly probeReuters Canada

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Ga. police start enforcing 'slowpoke' driving law - Chron.com

July 27, 2014 - 4:46am

Ga. police start enforcing 'slowpoke' driving law
Chron.com
ATLANTA (AP) — Drivers going too slow on Georgia's roadways are starting to get warnings as police enforce a new law. The Athens Banner-Herald (http://bit.ly/1ot0USH ) reports that officers with the Georgia State Patrol were recently pulling over drivers on ...
GSP troopers getting ready to enforce 'slowpoke' lawSavannah Morning News

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Nissan recalls more than 226000 cars over faulty airbags - Channel News Asia

July 26, 2014 - 4:39pm

SFGate

Nissan recalls more than 226000 cars over faulty airbags
Channel News Asia
Japanese carmaker Nissan said on Saturday (July 26) it was recalling 226,326 additional vehicles in the United States due to faulty airbags. PHOTOS. Nissan Motors logo is displayed at its headquarters in Yokohama, south of Tokyo. (AFP/Toshifumi Kitamura).
Nissan expands recall prompted by faulty air bagQuad City Times
Nissan expands US recall of cars with defective Takata air bagsReuters

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Gas Prices Continue To Drop Nationwide - WFMD

July 26, 2014 - 2:47pm

CBS Local

Gas Prices Continue To Drop Nationwide
WFMD
So far, it's been a good summer driving season, especially when it comes to gasoline prices. As of Friday, July 25th, AAA Mid-Atlantic says the average national price of unleaded regular gasoline is $3.54 per gallon, the lowest since March 29th. It's also down ...
AAA: Md. drivers paying $3.57 per gallonWashington Post
AAA Mid-Atlantic: NJ gas prices still fallingAlbany Times Union

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Apple will 'set the world on fire' with iPhone 6 sales - Computerworld

July 26, 2014 - 2:14pm

Tech News

Apple will 'set the world on fire' with iPhone 6 sales
Computerworld
Computerworld - Apple will "set the world on fire" with "unbelievably massive" sales of the next iPhone, analysts said this week. "As well as they did with the iPhone this quarter, with all the rumors of a new iPhone [this fall], I was impressed with the results," ...
Stock In News: With iPhone 6 Launch in site, Apple (NASDAQ AAPL) Stock ...Tech News
Proof That Apple, Inc. Is Preparing a Massive iPhone 6 LaunchMotley Fool
iWatch: Five Things To Know About Apple's WristbandValueWalk
Venture Capital Post
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Nissan expands recall prompted by faulty air bag - Porterville Recorder

July 26, 2014 - 1:12pm

Nissan expands recall prompted by faulty air bag
Porterville Recorder
NEW YORK (AP) — Nissan is recalling more than 226,000 additional vehicles over a defective air bag that has affected much of the global auto industry. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said Saturday that Nissan North America Inc. is ...

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Microsoft's Nadella: More Than Talk - InformationWeek

July 26, 2014 - 7:37am

TheChronicleHerald.ca

Microsoft's Nadella: More Than Talk
InformationWeek
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella proves he can be a man of action with the biggest layoff in company history and other concrete steps to reshape Microsoft. Now what? Microsoft Office For iPad Vs. iWork Vs. Google. (Click image for larger view and slideshow.).
Microsoft's Strategy For Nokia Becomes ClearerForbes
Microsoft Layoffs' Ripple Effect: Even Richer ExecutivesChannel Partners
Here's Why Microsoft Will Continue Paying Dividends to InvestorsTheStreet.com
Computerworld (blog) -TheChronicleHerald.ca -The Gamer Headlines
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Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 Review: Finally, A Rival For The iPad - Forbes

July 26, 2014 - 6:50am

Forbes

Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 Review: Finally, A Rival For The iPad
Forbes
I've used a lot of Android tablets over the years since Samsung first introduced the Galaxy Tab. And the first one I ever owned was the first generation Tab, with 3G. Even then, I thought it was a pretty good device, and this was at a time when Google was ...
Top 5 Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 Series Tips and TricksGizbot
This beautiful video from Samsung was shot entirely on a Galaxy S5BGR

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