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While cars that do most or even all of the driving may be much safer, accidents ... - Huffington Post

November 19, 2014 - 5:48pm

ABC News

While cars that do most or even all of the driving may be much safer, accidents ...
Huffington Post
It's relatively easy to write computer code that directs the car how to respond to a sudden dilemma. The hard part is deciding what that response should be. "The problem is, who's determining what we want?" asks Jeffrey Miller, a University of Southern ...
SELF-DRIVING CARSManteca Bulletin

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Data-center upstart grabs Wozniak, jumps into virtual storage fight - Register

November 19, 2014 - 5:45pm

Register

Data-center upstart grabs Wozniak, jumps into virtual storage fight
Register
A fresh startup called Primary Data reckons it will reinvent "file virtualization" for software-defined data centers – and thus take on EMC's ViPR and Quantum's StorNext. Primary Data, cofounded by David Flynn, made the boast as Apple cofounder Steve ...
Steve Wozniak Steps in as Virtualization Startup's Chief ScientistTech Times
The Band's Back Together: Woz Joins Startup Primary DataeWeek
Primary Data brings Woz aboard and talks virtualized storageGigaom
CIO New Zealand
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iTunes App Store No Longer Listing Freemium Apps As “Free” - Ubergizmo (blog)

November 19, 2014 - 5:42pm

Ubergizmo (blog)

iTunes App Store No Longer Listing Freemium Apps As “Free”
Ubergizmo (blog)
free get Freemium apps have gotten a lot of flack in the past for being misleading. This has led parents to believe that these so-called free apps won't cost them anything, only to find out that their kid has racked up thousands of dollars in in-app purchases.

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Yahoo dethrones Google as default Firefox search tool - PCWorld

November 19, 2014 - 5:42pm

Mashable

Yahoo dethrones Google as default Firefox search tool
PCWorld
Zach Miners covers social networking, search, and general technology news for the IDG News Service, and is based in San Francisco. More by Zach Miners. Mozilla has picked Yahoo to be the default search engine for its Firefox browser in the U.S., deposing ...
In major shift, Firefox to use Yahoo as default search engineCNET
Yahoo Replaces Google as Default Search on Firefox in USBusinessweek
Despite losing Google as its cash cow, Mozilla isn't dead yetZDNet
Mashable -San Jose Mercury News -Telegraph.co.uk
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Maybach who? Bentley brings true opulence to LA - SlashGear

November 19, 2014 - 5:42pm

SlashGear

Maybach who? Bentley brings true opulence to LA
SlashGear
Dear Mercedes, Bentley would like to show you what real luxury looks like. The new Mercedes-Maybach may be stunning the LA Auto Show with its interpretation of a private jet for the highway, but just around the corner it was British stalwart Bentley which ...

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Bids for Wireless Licenses Soar to $24.2 Billion in Five Days - Wall Street Journal

November 19, 2014 - 5:34pm

Wall Street Journal

Bids for Wireless Licenses Soar to $24.2 Billion in Five Days
Wall Street Journal
Dish Network, which is among the bidders in the current FCC auction of wireless licenses, has spent billions of dollars amassing a large portfolio of spectrum in recent years. Bloomberg. By. Thomas Gryta. Thomas Gryta. The Wall Street Journal. CANCEL.
Record-Breaking Prices in U.S. Airwaves Auction Bolster DishBloomberg
Dish Jumps as US Auction Bidding Drives Up Value of AirwavesBusinessweek
US auction of AWS-3 airwaves reaches $10 billion reserve priceReuters
Broadcasting & Cable
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Barbie book implies girls can't be coders; Mattel apologizes - CNET

November 19, 2014 - 3:15pm

CNET

Barbie book implies girls can't be coders; Mattel apologizes
CNET
Mattel says a Barbie book that suggests girls can't handle computer code doesn't reflect its brand vision. That won't stop the uproar surrounding the title, which is still available to buy. by Amanda Kooser · @akooser; 20 November 2014, 7:25 am AEDT.
Barbie Author 'Scared to Open' Email After Book Labeled 'Sexist'ABC News
Why are we still telling girls they can't make things?allvoices
The sexist Barbie book about women in tech proves we deserve betterMashable
WCNC
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This is how Google is dealing with 'right to be forgotten' requests - PCWorld

November 19, 2014 - 2:41pm

Computerworld

This is how Google is dealing with 'right to be forgotten' requests
PCWorld
Loek Essers focuses on online privacy, intellectual property, open source, and online payment issues for the IDG News Service. More by Loek Essers. Google is employing a big team of lawyers, engineers and paralegals who have so far evaluated over half a ...
Google Defends 'Right to Be Forgotten' ResponseWall Street Journal

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Audi Announces It's 'Mastered' Hydrogen, Unveils First Fuel Cell Vehicle - Daily Caller

November 19, 2014 - 2:25pm

New York Times

Audi Announces It's 'Mastered' Hydrogen, Unveils First Fuel Cell Vehicle
Daily Caller
Dr Ulrich Hackenberg, board member for Technical Development for Audi, discusses the Audi A7 Sportback h-tron Quattro during the car's world debut at the Los Angeles Auto Show in Los Angeles, California November 19, 2014. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson ...
Audi is Latest to Step Into the Hydrogen Game, Delivers A7 Sportback h-tron ...DailyTech
Automobiles|2014 Los Angeles Auto Show: Audi's Prologue Concept Marks New ...New York Times
Audi A7 Sportback h-tron quattroSports Car Illustrated
Telegraph.co.uk -SlashGear -Jalopnik
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Meizu MX4 goes Pro with '2K+' screen and 'Retina Sound' - Engadget

November 19, 2014 - 2:05pm

Engadget

Meizu MX4 goes Pro with '2K+' screen and 'Retina Sound'
Engadget
It wasn't all that long ago when China's Meizu unveiled its latest phone, the MX4, but the real flagship is actually what the company announced today. As you can tell from the name, the new MX4 Pro is a beefed-up version of the earlier model, yet it's still ...
Meizu MX4 Unboxing and Quick LookAndroid Headlines - Android News
Meizu MX4 Pro Launches With 32-Bit Exynos 5430 Processor, Secure ...Tom's Hardware
Meizu Selects Audience Advanced Voice for MX4 Pro SmartphoneCNNMoney
Mobile Burn -Phones Review
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Bentley Grand Convertible revealed - Stuff.co.nz

November 19, 2014 - 1:59pm

Stuff.co.nz

Bentley Grand Convertible revealed
Stuff.co.nz
Bentley has taken the roof off its flagship Mulsanne to preview a new range-topping convertible. Revealed ahead of the Los Angeles motor show, the British brand's Grand Convertible concept showcases a production-ready open-top, two-door version of its ...

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Apple to push Beats to all iPhones according to FT - BBC News

November 19, 2014 - 1:14pm

BBC News

Apple to push Beats to all iPhones according to FT
BBC News
Apple is planning to push its Beats streaming music service to every iPhone in the new year, according to a report in the Financial Times newspaper. Apple will include the Beats app in its latest update to the iOS operating system used on iPhones and iPads, ...
Apple Could Include A Re-Branded Beats Music On Every iPhoneTechCrunch
Apple to offer Beats music service in iPhone, iPad: FTReuters Canada
Beats Music Will Reportedly Be Bundled In iOS From Next YearUbergizmo (blog)
Financial Times
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Jolla Develops World's First Crowdsourced Tablet, Runs Homegrown Sailfish OS - Tom's Hardware

November 19, 2014 - 12:28pm

Indian Express

Jolla Develops World's First Crowdsourced Tablet, Runs Homegrown Sailfish OS
Tom's Hardware
Are consumers looking for a new tablet solution that's not based on iOS or Android? That seems to be the case, as Finland-based smartphone maker Jolla launched a project on Indiegogo that met its goal of $380,000 in just a few short hours. The project has ...
Jolla Looks To Crowdsource TabletInformationWeek
Jolla seeks crowdfunding for its first Sailfish tabletTechie News
Finland's Jolla plans crowd-funded tabletReuters
Mobile Burn -Gigaom -iTech Post
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WhatsApp starts implementing end-to-end encryption for Android users - FierceCIO

November 19, 2014 - 12:13pm

WhatsApp starts implementing end-to-end encryption for Android users
FierceCIO
WhatsApp has announced that it is in the midst of implementing end-to-end encryption to scramble all messages sent by its users by default. November 19, 2014 | By Paul Mah. Share. Tools. Comment; Print · Contact Author · Reprint. Popular messaging app ...

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Super Smash Bros. (for Nintendo Wii U) - PC Magazine

November 19, 2014 - 11:22am

Super Smash Bros. (for Nintendo Wii U)
PC Magazine
Looks gorgeous. Lots of characters, stages, and modes. Fast, satisfying action with just enough depth. Cons Some characters feel like copies. Amiibo integration isn't deep or compelling. Requires an adapter for the arguably best control experience.

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Super Smash Bros. (for Nintendo Wii U) - PC Magazine

November 19, 2014 - 11:22am

Forbes

Super Smash Bros. (for Nintendo Wii U)
PC Magazine
Looks gorgeous. Lots of characters, stages, and modes. Fast, satisfying action with just enough depth. Cons Some characters feel like copies. Amiibo integration isn't deep or compelling. Requires an adapter for the arguably best control experience.
Super Smash Bros. For Wii U Review In ProgressGameSpot
Super Smash Bros. For Wii U Review: Nintendo's Signature Fighter TriumphsTechCrunch
'Super Smash Bros.' for Wii U is completely insane and absolutely amazingThe Verge
Forbes -Joystiq -Computerandvideogames.com
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BitTorrent unveils Sync 2.0 and three new paid products coming in 2015 ... - VentureBeat

November 19, 2014 - 11:00am

VentureBeat

BitTorrent unveils Sync 2.0 and three new paid products coming in 2015 ...
VentureBeat
BitTorrent today outlined the company's plans for its file synchronization tool Sync. Next year, the company will launch Sync 2.0, finally taking the product out of beta, as well as three new paid Sync products. Ever since its debut, Sync has provided a wide ...
BitTorrent to go after leading cloud file-sharing servicesCNET
BitTorrent Plans $40/Year Pro Tier For Sync File Sharing, Plus A New Mobile ...TechCrunch
BitTorrent dismisses security concerns raised about its Sync appInfoWorld
Gigaom -PCWorld -InformationWeek
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'Super Smash Bros.' for Wii U is completely insane and absolutely amazing - The Verge

November 19, 2014 - 11:00am

The Verge

'Super Smash Bros.' for Wii U is completely insane and absolutely amazing
The Verge
My coffee table is a mess. Right now it's covered with a pile of controllers that makes it look like I live in a frat house: there are three Wii remotes, a handful of Gamecube controllers, a Wii U Gamepad, and a 2DS. There are even a few Amiibo figures laying ...

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Assassin's Creed Unity | Game Review - Irish Times

November 19, 2014 - 9:55am

Irish Times

Assassin's Creed Unity | Game Review
Irish Times
By now, you know what to expect from Assassin's Creed. A bit of history, a few assassinations and a lot of free running. At its heart, Assassin's Creed Unity is no different. It deals with the French Revolution, and the memories of Arno Dorian, who is an assassin ...
Assassin's Creed Unity's "No Face" Bug Now Fixed, Ubisoft SaysGameSpot
Assassin's Creed Unity Returns Faces To NPCs Who Have Lost ThemGame Informer
Assassin's Creed Unity Patch Team Gives Update On Frame Rate Issues, 'No ...Gamenguide
moviepilot.com -Action Trip -Gameranx
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Samsung aims for a splash with Milk Video -- but only for Galaxy phone users - CNET

November 19, 2014 - 8:14am

CNET

Samsung aims for a splash with Milk Video -- but only for Galaxy phone users
CNET
The new service, which is free for Samsung smartphone owners, follows the introduction of Milk Music earlier this year. by Shara Tibken. and Joan E. Solsman. November 19, 2014 6:00 AM PST. comments. 0. facebook. twitter. linkedin. googleplus. more.

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