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Acer Chromebook 14 for Work features Gorilla Glass lid, Intel Skylake processors - ZDNet

April 24, 2016 - 8:28am

ZDNet

Acer Chromebook 14 for Work features Gorilla Glass lid, Intel Skylake processors
ZDNet
CNET. Chromebooks compared: New and upcoming Chrome OS laptops · Read More. Last month Acer released its first 14-inch Chromebook, and it must think highly of the form factor, as it's quickly followed that up with a new model with the same size -- but ...
Acer Unveils Durable Chromebook 14 for WorkNewsFactor Network
Acer Chromebook 14 for Work Heads to the Office in MayPC Magazine
Acer Designs Chromebook 14 for Work to Tap Corporate DemandeWeek
TechCrunch -Engadget -Small Business Computing -I4U News
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HTC 10 Goes Up For Preorder In UK, Australia Launch Reportedly Set For May 3 - Tech Times

April 24, 2016 - 7:00am

Tech Times

HTC 10 Goes Up For Preorder In UK, Australia Launch Reportedly Set For May 3
Tech Times
Australia's Three is the first carrier in the country to offer the HTC 10. There are two plans available for HTC's flagship, differentiated by 1GB limited data and unlimited data options, which will be made available May 6. (Photo : HTC). HTC's HTC 10 ...
Mini review video: Our verdict on the HTC 10 in a minuteEngadget
Google Nexus 7 2016 Release Update: Smartphone To Pack Force Touch Technology?Bitbag
The HTC 10 ReviewThe Daily Chappaqua
Android Geeks -State of the State KS (subscription) -Farraguter -MustTech News (satire) (press release) (blog)
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Tekken x Street Fighter Development Put 'on Hold' - The Koalition

April 23, 2016 - 7:40pm

The Koalition

Tekken x Street Fighter Development Put 'on Hold'
The Koalition
Bandai Namco has put development of the crossover fighting title, Tekken x Street Fighter, on hold. Tekken series Game Director Katsuhiro Harada has told sources the reasoning behind the decision is to avoid separating the Street Fighter and Tekken ...
Tekken X Street Fighter officially on hold, says NamcoPolygon
Tekken X Street Fighter Development Put On HoldTech Times
Tekken's Harada and Murray on Life, Video Games, and Yoshinori OnoGameSpot
Headlines & Global News -Ecumenical News -Kotaku -Bidness ETC
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Nintendo's 'Star Fox Zero' is one of a kind, but is it playable? - Los Angeles Times

April 23, 2016 - 7:02pm

Los Angeles Times

Nintendo's 'Star Fox Zero' is one of a kind, but is it playable?
Los Angeles Times
Nintendo's best releases are typically highly polished, moderately zany and, if not downright accessible to a mass audience, at least approachable. They are not just games but showcase titles, works specifically designed to demonstrate the flexibility ...
Star Fox Zero Is Better With An Arwing-manSiliconera
Watch Nintendo's Star Fox anime now on YouTubeThe Daily Chappaqua
Star Fox Zero: The Kotaku ReviewKotaku
Polygon -STLtoday.com -Nintendo -TIME
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Highway Regulators Fight Texting and Driving by Calling Out Culprits on Twitter - Fortune

April 23, 2016 - 1:55pm

Fortune

Highway Regulators Fight Texting and Driving by Calling Out Culprits on Twitter
Fortune
Social media's public shaming potential is finally put to productive use. In what is pretty definitively the best government use of social media of all time, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is pushing back at Twitter users who admit ...
US government agency shames texting drivers on TwitterCNET
Texting Drivers Called Out On Twitter By NHTSAAndroid Headlines - Android News
The NHTSA is using Twitter to personally call out people who text and driveYahoo News
WIRED -The National Law Review -Engadget -The Verge
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What's your favorite Android feature? - PhoneDog

April 23, 2016 - 12:15pm

PhoneDog

What's your favorite Android feature?
PhoneDog
More than any other mobile operating system out there, Android has felt like a developer's experiment unleashed into the real world, to get continuous, real-time feedback in an effort to make it the best possible OS available. Google's mobile OS has ...
Google Phone Versions 2.05 And 3.0 Introduce A Missed Call Indicator [APK Download]Android Police
Bank of America Now Supports Marshmallow Fingerprint APIAndroid Headlines - Android News
Nexus users can now sign into Bank of America with their fingerprintThe Verge

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Twitch Introduces Friends List Feature To Select Users: Here's What To Expect - Tech Times

April 23, 2016 - 8:24am

Tech Times

Twitch Introduces Friends List Feature To Select Users: Here's What To Expect
Tech Times
At the Twitch Town Hall in the first day of PAX East, the video game streaming service announced the upcoming Friends List feature. The first round of invites for the beta program of the feature will soon be sent out. (Photo : Twitch | Twitter). At the ...
Twitch will introduce new features to make it easier to chat with friendsVentureBeat
Twitch transforms into a social network with new 'Friends' featureEngadget
Twitch Announces New Friends Feature, Beta Starts This MonthUbergizmo
GameSpot -PC Gamer -Meshrepublic -Twinfinite
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Amazon Echo Dot And Echo Tap Teardown: iFixit Shows What's Inside - Tech Times

April 23, 2016 - 6:16am

Tech Times

Amazon Echo Dot And Echo Tap Teardown: iFixit Shows What's Inside
Tech Times
Amazon Tap and Amazon Echo Dot went through the iFixit teardown and the results are rather optimistic. The two devices scored differently in repairability rating, but only by a small margin. (Photo : iFixit). Amazon has rolled out two new devices with ...
Amazon's Alexa can now add events to Google CalendarThe Verge
Amazon's New Echos Still Feel Like a Lame Version of the FutureGizmodo

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Ratchet and Clank Remakes Itself, Yet Refines Nothing - WIRED

April 23, 2016 - 6:03am

WIRED

Ratchet and Clank Remakes Itself, Yet Refines Nothing
WIRED
Fourteen years ago, the climax of the first Ratchet and Clank hinged on a betrayal: superhero blowhard Captain Qwark (think The Tick in space) turning on Ratchet. Now, in the 2016 installment, that twist becomes a framing device as Qwark, from a prison ...
Insomniac Games To Release a Trio of VR Games in 2016Sci-Tech Today
Ratchet and Clank Dev Faces Its Biggest Year YetGameSpot
Ratchet & Clank's success could bring back Crash Bandicoot, Spyro the Dragon and Jak & DaxterMirror.co.uk
Only Single Player -moviepilot.com -The Daily Chappaqua -Hardcore Gamer
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Try a free strategy game from the makers of 'Minecraft' - Engadget

April 23, 2016 - 5:40am

Engadget

Try a free strategy game from the makers of 'Minecraft'
Engadget
Developer Mojang might be best known for wildly popular and influential Minecraft, but it's no one-trick pony. Which brings us to Crown & Council, the studio's latest that, from the sounds of it, is a fast-paced strategy game in the vein of Risk or ...
The studio behind Minecraft just released a free strategy game on SteamThe Verge
Mojang releases a free strategy game called Crown and CouncilPC Gamer
Minecraft Dev Releases Surprise Free Game on SteamGameSpot
Gamasutra -SegmentNext -Shacknews -Attack of the Fanboy
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US Drops New York Case Against Apple After Unlocking iPhone Without Assistance - Mac Rumors

April 22, 2016 - 9:26pm

Mac Rumors

US Drops New York Case Against Apple After Unlocking iPhone Without Assistance
Mac Rumors
The U.S. Justice Department dropped its fight to get Apple to help it unlock an iPhone in a New York drug case after someone provided the device's passcode to authorities. In a letter to the judge, obtained by BuzzFeed News, prosecutors explained they ...
DOJ withdraws motion forcing Apple assistance in NYC iPhone case [u]Apple Insider
Feds gain access to iPhone in NY drug case, drop Apple pressureUSA TODAY
Federal Prosecutors Drop Court Case to Force Apple to Unlock iPhoneWall Street Journal
Reuters -ZDNet -The Verge -Re/code
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The Real Deal With Uber's (Not) New Tipping Policy - Fortune

April 22, 2016 - 6:28pm

The Real Deal With Uber's (Not) New Tipping Policy
Fortune
It comes down to word choice. The question of whether passengers should tip Uber drivers is about to get a whole lot messier. On Thursday night, Uber reached a tentative $100 million settlement for a couple of high-profile cases in California and ...

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Researchers Stumble on a 200000-Cycle Battery - PC Magazine

April 22, 2016 - 6:12pm

PC Magazine

Researchers Stumble on a 200000-Cycle Battery
PC Magazine
What happens when your notebook or smartphone draws power from a lithium ion battery is similar to pouring water out of a bottle: if you refill and empty the bottle a thousand times, you're actually using more water than just one thousand bottles can ...
Accidental discovery could help batteries last years longerEngadget
Accidental breakthrough could lead to batteries that last 400 times longerTechSpot
Scientists Develop Never-Ending Battery Technology For PCs, Smartphones And Electric CarsInternational Business Times
Liliputing -ZDNet -Computerworld -Controlled Environments Magazine
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Apple requires all new watchOS apps be native by June 1 - Apple Insider

April 22, 2016 - 6:03pm

Engadget

Apple requires all new watchOS apps be native by June 1
Apple Insider
In an announcement to developers on Friday, Apple said come June 1, all new watchOS titles submitted to the App Store must be native apps built with the company's latest watchOS 2 software development kit. The upcoming requirement, published on ...
Starting June 1st, all new watchOS 2 apps must be native to the platformPhone Arena
Apple mandates new Watch apps 'must' work without an iPhoneEngadget
How to present an iPhone ProSlashGear
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How IoT security can benefit from machine learning - TechCrunch

April 22, 2016 - 5:01pm

TechCrunch

How IoT security can benefit from machine learning
TechCrunch
Ben Dickson is a software engineer and freelance writer. He writes regularly on business, technology and politics. More posts by this contributor: How to deal with the rising threat of ransomware · How to deal with IoT challenges through abstraction.
Internet of Things Networking ChallengesEnterpriseNetworkingPlanet (blog)
IoT, Mobility and Managing the Connected WorkplaceVirtual-Strategy Magazine
Kepware® Discusses Industrial Internet of Things (IoT) Connectivity at Top Industry EventsSYS-CON Media (press release)
ECNmag.com (blog) -Chain Store Age -Pipeline Magazine (press release) -groovyPost
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Step inside the artistic algorithms of 'No Man's Sky' - Engadget

April 22, 2016 - 4:54pm

Engadget

Step inside the artistic algorithms of 'No Man's Sky'
Engadget
The closer you get to the center of the universe, the wilder the planets become. Jessica Conditt , @JessConditt. 9h ago in AV. Comments. Shares. Share (341). Tweet (102). Share (30). Save. Even if you haven't played it yet, one thing is clear about No ...
Discover The Art of No Man's SkyHardcore Gamer
Hello Games On Creating The Art Of No Man's Sky's UniverseGameranx (blog)
'No Man's Sky' Release Date News, Update: Sean Murray's Demo Video Is About Exploration?BREATHEcast
Twinfinite -Tech Times -Crossmap -Jobs & Hire
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Some of the greenest gadgets for Earth Day - Engadget

April 22, 2016 - 4:31pm

Engadget

Some of the greenest gadgets for Earth Day
Engadget
Most of us know how we can be friendlier to the environment: We can drive less, recycle more and bring tote bags to the grocery store. But what most people don't realize is that we can make green choices when it comes to consumer electronics too ...

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Garmin brings its golf GPS technology to a fitness band - GolfDigest.com

April 22, 2016 - 3:35pm

PC Magazine

Garmin brings its golf GPS technology to a fitness band
GolfDigest.com
If you're eager to take advantage of the data available with every round you play, but you're not particularly interested in the added bulk of a golf-specific wrist watch or the battery-sapping inconvenience of using your phone, Garmin's latest entry ...
Elevate Your Golf Swing With Garmin's Approach X40 BandPC Magazine
Garmin's Approach X40 is a golfer's new wearable bestieThe Verge
Introducing the Approach® X40: the first golf-specific activity tracker band from Garmin®Business Wire (press release)
CNET -Engadget -Digital Trends -SlashGear
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Fiat Chrysler recalls 1.1M cars, SUVs after 41 injuries - USA TODAY

April 22, 2016 - 3:21pm

USA TODAY

Fiat Chrysler recalls 1.1M cars, SUVs after 41 injuries
USA TODAY
Fiat Chrysler says it is recalling 1.1 million vehicles, including 811,586 midsize SUVs and full-size cars in the U.S., to try to alleviate confusion about when the vehicle's automatic transmissions are in the "park" position, which has resulted in 41 ...
UPDATE 1-Fiat Chrysler recalls 1.1 million cars, SUVs for rollaway issueReuters
Fiat Chrysler recalls 1.1 million cars for gear shiftersCBS News
Fiat Chrysler recalls 811000 vehicles to ensure safe parkingDetroit Free Press
MLive.com -The Detroit News -StreetInsider.com -The Consumerist
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Facebook Bots - ready for prime-time? - USA TODAY

April 22, 2016 - 1:34pm

USA TODAY

Facebook Bots - ready for prime-time?
USA TODAY
PLAYA VISTA, Calif. Facebook thinks apps are yesterday and automated chat bots are the future. But have you tried them out? We have, and the results are not great. Facebook added computerized chat bots to Messenger recently with great fanfare, as a way ...
Bot Wars: Why Big Tech Companies Want Apps To Talk Back To YouFast Company
AH Tech Talk: The Future According To FacebookAndroid Headlines - Android News
Chatter bots are here to help youThe Boston Globe
CIO Today -ValueWalk -The Content Standard by Skyword -ADT Magazine (blog)
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