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Now, share rides through Facebook - Sakshi Post

January 30, 2016 - 2:07am

Now, share rides through Facebook
Sakshi Post
New York: Social networking website Facebook will soon introduce a feature on its Events page that will allow users attending the same event to connect and share rides. A recent patent application from Facebook suggests that the social networking giant ...

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Project Skybender: Google's secretive 5G internet drone tests revealed - The Guardian

January 30, 2016 - 1:15am

The Guardian

Project Skybender: Google's secretive 5G internet drone tests revealed
The Guardian
The flight control office at the New Mexico Spaceport Center where Google has been testing solar-powered drones. Photograph: New Mexico Spaceport Authority. Mark Harris · @meharris. Friday 29 January 2016 17.16 EST Last modified on Friday 29 ...
Google has a secretive new drone project called SkyBender (GOOG, GOOGL)MetroWest Daily News
Google SkyBender is Solar PoweredMirror Daily
Google is testing solar-powered 5G internet dronesHindustan Times
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Facebook Live Streaming Video Feature Available Right Now: Here's How It Works - Tech Times

January 29, 2016 - 9:35pm

Tech Times

Facebook Live Streaming Video Feature Available Right Now: Here's How It Works
Tech Times
Facebook has entered the world of live streaming videos, taking on Twitter's Periscope. For now the feature is only available for US iPhone owners, but worldwide expansion is expected to come soon. (Photo : Facebook Newsroom). Facebook is clearly ...
Facebook Introduces Live Video Streaming Service In USBitbag
The best new apps and updates you may have missed this monthTech Insider (blog)
Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Video Streaming is a WinnerLive Trading News
Cinema Blaze -Entrepreneur
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Google's AdWords online advertising service now has an official iOS app - AppAdvice

January 29, 2016 - 8:58pm

VentureBeat

Google's AdWords online advertising service now has an official iOS app
AppAdvice
Advertising is the lifeblood of Google's business. And aiding the search giant in generating revenue are its advertising programs, which in turn help marketers and publishers manage online ad campaigns. One of this is AdWords, support for which has ...
Google's AdWords App Finally Comes to iPhoneSearch Engine Journal
Google is pulling the plug on its 'My Tracks' appHindustan Times
I switched from Android to iPhone for two months. Here's what I learnedCNET
Pc-Tablet Media -Droid Life (press release) (blog) -PC Magazine
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NSA's 'Hacker in Chief' Offers Cyberprotection Advice - Government Technology

January 29, 2016 - 6:55pm

Government Technology

NSA's 'Hacker in Chief' Offers Cyberprotection Advice
Government Technology
Rob Joyce, the NSA's chief of tailored access operations provided tips for defending against outsiders who have unlimited resources — and, more importantly, an inexhaustible amount of focus. by Sean Sposito, San Francisco Chronicle / January 29, 2016.
Zero-day exploits aren't as important to the NSA as you thinkEngadget
Head of NSA's Elite Hacking Unit: How We HackABC News
NSA's Hacker-in-Chief: We Don't Need Zero-Days To Get Inside Your NetworkMotherboard
San Francisco Chronicle
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Facebook To Block Private Gun Sales - Huffington Post

January 29, 2016 - 5:50pm

Huffington Post

Facebook To Block Private Gun Sales
Huffington Post
Facebook will no longer allow private individuals to buy and sell weapons on its network, including its Instagram photo-sharing service, a spokeswoman said Friday. "It's important because it will save American lives, because people will not be able to ...

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Facebook To Block Private Gun Sales - Huffington Post

January 29, 2016 - 5:49pm

Huffington Post

Facebook To Block Private Gun Sales
Huffington Post
Facebook will no longer allow private individuals to buy and sell weapons on its network, including its Instagram photo-sharing service, a spokeswoman said Friday. "It's important because it will save American lives, because people will not be able to ...

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Remains of the Day: Researchers Say T-Mobile's Binge On Violates Net Neutrality - Lifehacker

January 29, 2016 - 5:42pm

Lifehacker

Remains of the Day: Researchers Say T-Mobile's Binge On Violates Net Neutrality
Lifehacker
Stanford University researchers just published a paper asserting that T-Mobile's Binge On service violates key principles of net neutrality. Meanwhile, Facebook is making secret artwork from your images. That and more in today's news. Of course, T ...

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Facebook bans person-to-person gun sales on its site - VentureBeat

January 29, 2016 - 5:35pm

VentureBeat

Facebook bans person-to-person gun sales on its site
VentureBeat
Facebook says that it's banning users from coordinating private sales of firearms on its social network. The move largely affect transactions that take place on the site, as the company will allow licensed retailers to advertise firearms on Facebook as ...
Facebook To Block Private Gun SalesHuffington Post
Exclusive: Facebook to prohibit private firearm transactions on its serviceReuters
Facebook and Instagram to ban users from coordinating private gun salesThe Verge
New York Times -Fast Company -Washington Post
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Google's My Tracks App Is Dunzo - PC Magazine

January 29, 2016 - 2:49pm

PC Magazine

Google's My Tracks App Is Dunzo
PC Magazine
Bad news for those of you using Google's My Tracks app to keep tabs on your outdoor activities: It's going away. Google will pull the plug on the 7-year-old app on April 30. After that date, you will no longer be able to track your activities using the ...
Google shutters My Tracks outdoor activity-logging appEngadget
Google shutting down My Tracks app end of AprilAndroid Community
RIP: Google My Tracks is Shutting Down April 30Droid Life (press release) (blog)
Android Headlines - Android News -TheUSBport -androidandme.com
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UPDATE 1-Nissan recalling 930000 cars for hood latch problem - Reuters

January 29, 2016 - 2:09pm

Detroit Free Press

UPDATE 1-Nissan recalling 930000 cars for hood latch problem
Reuters
(Updates with worldwide tally, Nissan comments). By David Shepardson. Jan 29 Nissan Motor Co said Friday it will recall nearly 930,000 Nissan cars worldwide for potentially faulty hood latches, marking the third time since 2014 the automaker has ...
Nissan Recalls 930000 Altima Cars To Replace Hood LatchesCarComplaints.com
Nissan Recalling 846000 Altima Sedans for Hood Latch DefectMotor Trend
Nissan to recall nearly a million cars over hood latch issueSlashGear
New York Times -Examiner.com
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Rumor: Apple has 'hundreds of staff' working on virtual & augmented reality projects - Apple Insider

January 29, 2016 - 12:25pm

Apple Insider

Rumor: Apple has 'hundreds of staff' working on virtual & augmented reality projects
Apple Insider
Through a series of acquisitions, Apple has a considerably large staff dedicated to experimental virtual reality and augmented reality projects, some of whom are reportedly working on prototype headset configurations that could one day compete with the ...
Apple Has Secret Team Working on Virtual Reality HeadsetMac Rumors
Apple reportedly has hundreds of people working on a secret virtual reality teamThe Verge
It's interesting that Apple would mention virtual realityMacworld
USA TODAY -9 to 5 Mac (press release) -Business Insider
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How to find, share your custom Snapchat URL - CNET

January 29, 2016 - 12:07pm

CNET

How to find, share your custom Snapchat URL
CNET
The Next Web recently uncovered what's perhaps the easiest way to share your Snapchat account with friends and family members. Sure, the service has long had unique Snapcodes users could share and scan to add someone, but the process required ...
Snapchat lets you add friends with a link, at lastEngadget
Snapchat URLs Make It So Much Easier To Find Your Friends, So Get Ready To Do A Whole Lot Of SnappingBustle
How to add friends with Snapchat's new profile URLAL.com
Tech Times -Bidness ETC -Tech News Today
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How virtual reality feels - VentureBeat

January 29, 2016 - 12:05pm

VentureBeat

How virtual reality feels
VentureBeat
We tossed around toys like kids. We played tetherball; I instantly sank back in time to elementary school, the last time I knocked a ball, tied to a string, around a rusty steel pole. I didn't feel it — the ball — resting in my holographic hand. But ...
The Oculus Rift costs $599 and is shipping in MarchPOP Herald
Oculus Founder Hints At Possible VR Game BundleVR-Zone
What is the difference between VR and AR?Pocket-lint.com
Cinema Blend -The Verge -Tech Times
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Apple is reportedly seeking exclusive content for the Apple TV - Macworld

January 29, 2016 - 12:04pm

Macworld

Apple is reportedly seeking exclusive content for the Apple TV
Macworld
Taking a page from Netflix and Amazon, Apple may be in search of the next House of Cards or Transparent. house of cards ipad. Comments. Susie Ochs | @sfsooz. Executive Editor, Macworld. Jan 29, 2016 10:04 AM. Netflix has House of Cards, Amazon has ...
Apple could pull a Netflix, start creating original TV showsCNET
Apple considering original TV shows to boost 'cable-like' streaming coming in Sept. - reportApple Insider
Report: Apple in Talks to Develop Original ShowsPC Magazine
Mac Rumors -Patently Apple -AppAdvice
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LG plans to unveil 'White Card' for universal payments: report - ZDNet

January 29, 2016 - 12:00pm

ZDNet

LG plans to unveil 'White Card' for universal payments: report
ZDNet
(Image: LG). read this. Banks must move past PIN, OTP to ensure mobile security. No longer secured, PINs and one-time passwords should be abolished as a form of authentication for mobile banking apps. Read More. LG Electronics plans to unveil a ...
LG's Rumored 'White Card' Looks Like Another Smart Card DisappointmentGizmodo
LG might be making a universal credit cardThe Verge
The LG "White" Card will give you mobile payment capabilities without requiring a smartphone?Phone Arena
Engadget -Tech Times -androidandme.com
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Google paid this much to the guy who briefly owned Google.com - CNET

January 29, 2016 - 11:01am

Daily News & Analysis

Google paid this much to the guy who briefly owned Google.com
CNET
Google doled out some cash after losing and regaining control of its domain name last fall. Google. Google shelled out some cash last fall after losing and regaining ownership of Google.com. Now the company has revealed how much the slip-up cost.
The guy who bought Google.com from under Google's noseCNNMoney
Here's How Much Google Paid the Dude Who Bought Google.comPC Magazine
Google reveals how much it paid the guy who bought Google.com last yearThe Verge
Tech Times -Android Headlines - Android News
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Facebook eyes ride-sharing feature for events pages - Engadget

January 29, 2016 - 9:23am

Engadget

Facebook eyes ride-sharing feature for events pages
Engadget
Facebook has been ramping up its Events pages as of late, and a recent patent application shows another use for those listings. In the paperwork, the social network explains how Events pages can also serve as a hub for ride sharing. Instead of the ...
Facebook is eyeing ride-sharingFOX 61
Facebook Patent Hints At Ride Sharing PlansUbergizmo
Is Facebook Inc (FB) About to Take a Page from Uber With New Ride-Sharing Feature?Independent Reporter
Gridley Herald -Quartz
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EA lets slip lifetime Xbox One and PS4 consoles sales - Ars Technica

January 29, 2016 - 8:40am

Engadget

EA lets slip lifetime Xbox One and PS4 consoles sales
Ars Technica
Lifetime Xbox One sales have reached 19 million units—at least if EA's CFO is to believed. During a financial call last night, Blake Jorgensen said the combined install base of the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 had hit an estimated 55 million units, a ...
EA might have revealed secret Xbox One sales figuresEngadget
PS4 Vs. Xbox One: Sony Has Sold Over 37 Million PlayStation 4 Consoles Since 2013 LaunchInternational Business Times
EA helps confirm Microsoft has sold 19 million Xbox One consolesGeek
SuperSite for Windows -Digital Spy -Bleeding Cool News
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Studded with Swarovski Crystals, HP's Smartwatch is an Elegant Wear for Women - Tech News Today

January 29, 2016 - 6:50am

Tech News Today

Studded with Swarovski Crystals, HP's Smartwatch is an Elegant Wear for Women
Tech News Today
HP collaborated with American designer, Isaac Mizrahi to develop a wearable watch, which is especially designed for women. Once complete and studded with Swarovski crystals, the smartwatch looked extraordinary — simple yet elegant. Unlike other ...
HP's Isaac Mizrahi "smartwatch" woos ladies with crystalsSlashGear
HP's Isaac Mizrahi Smartwatch is just another smartwatch covered in jewelsThe Verge
The Smartwatch by Isaac Mizrahi is Covered in JewelsLighthouse News Daily
Ars Technica -Engadget -NH Voice
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