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10 awesome things you didn't know your phone could do - Tribune-Review

August 28, 2014 - 11:05pm

10 awesome things you didn't know your phone could do
Tribune-Review
You've had your smartphone for a while. But let's face it: you've never read the manual. You take great pride in the fact you know how to use it. Then, it happens. You see someone do something extraordinary with his or her phone that you did not know was ...

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Jake 'The Snake' Roberts, Iconic Pro Wrestler, Hospitalized After Collapse - Huffington Post

August 28, 2014 - 10:34pm

Hollywood Life

Jake 'The Snake' Roberts, Iconic Pro Wrestler, Hospitalized After Collapse
Huffington Post
Jake "The Snake" Roberts speaks during the WWE Hall of Fame Induction on April 5 2014. | AP Images for WWE. Share · Tweet. Email. Comment. Share on Google+ · tumblr · stumble · reddit. Legendary professional wrestler Jake "The Snake" Roberts is ...
WWE legend Jake 'The Snake' in intensive care with double pneumoniamyfox8.com
WWE news: Jake 'The Snake' Roberts hospitalized with double pneumoniaExaminer.com
WWE Legend Jake 'The Snake' Roberts in Intensive CareWLTX.com
The Inquisitr -NESN.com
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Google Removes Disconnect Mobile from Play Store - Angle Chronicle

August 28, 2014 - 9:48pm

3G.co.uk

Google Removes Disconnect Mobile from Play Store
Angle Chronicle
DiOS-Screenshot-iPhone An app called Disconnect Mobile was recently removed from the Play Store by Google (NASDAQ: GOOG). The reason was that the app was interfering with other apps which is against Google's policy. Advertisements. Disconnect ...
Round smartwatches mean more work for developersTechworld.com

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Video games as spectator sport on Twitch - Herald Sun

August 28, 2014 - 9:14pm

Video games as spectator sport on Twitch
Herald Sun
VIDEO games have been a spectator sport since teenagers crowded around arcade machines to watch friends play Pac-Man. AND for decades, kids have gathered in living rooms to marvel at how others master games like Street Fighter II and Super Mario ...

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Video games as spectator sport on Twitch - The Australian

August 28, 2014 - 9:11pm

Video games as spectator sport on Twitch
The Australian
VIDEO games have been a spectator sport since teenagers crowded around arcade machines to watch friends play Pac-Man. AND for decades, kids have gathered in living rooms to marvel at how others master games like Street Fighter II and Super Mario ...

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Apple Granted 14 Years Protection for 5th Ave Glass Cube by Patent Office - The Mac Observer

August 28, 2014 - 7:07pm

The Mac Observer

Apple Granted 14 Years Protection for 5th Ave Glass Cube by Patent Office
The Mac Observer
Apple was granted a patent by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) on the design of the glass cube entryway to the company's 5th Ave. Apple Store. Patent D712067 [Via AppleInsider] was filed in 2012 and gives Apple 14 years of protection for the ...
Apple patent application details smartwatch wireless chargingLos Angeles Times
Apple Nabs Patent for Fifth Ave Glass Cube StorePC Magazine
Apple Wins Patent for 15-Panel Glass Cube Store DesignAuto World News
TIME
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Net Neutrality Vs. Free Speech - Wall Street Journal

August 28, 2014 - 6:43pm

IEEE Spectrum

Net Neutrality Vs. Free Speech
Wall Street Journal
Cable interests are trying to drag Internet 'edge' providers down with them into the regulatory abyss. Email; Print; Comments. Facebook. Share. 0. Twitter. Google+. LinkedIn. smaller; Larger. By. Robert M. McDowell. Aug. 28, 2014 7:43 p.m. ET. As the Federal ...
The FCC's next CTO is a net neutrality expertWashington Post (blog)

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Google stops showing authors in search results of news articles - VentureBeat

August 28, 2014 - 6:28pm

VentureBeat

Google stops showing authors in search results of news articles
VentureBeat
Google has decided to stop showing authorship references within search results — much to the dismay of journalists and writers, who require constant ego gratification. The move to cancel Authorship, a means to identify the authors of articles in Google ...
Google authorship eliminatedReal Lawyers Have Blogs (blog)

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Google's 'Project Wing' Is Testing Delivery Drones in Australia - NBCNews.com

August 28, 2014 - 6:16pm

NBCNews.com

Google's 'Project Wing' Is Testing Delivery Drones in Australia
NBCNews.com
Amazon isn't the only company hoping to some day deliver goods by drone. Google confirmed Thursday it has been working on a secret initiative, dubbed Project Wing, to develop "a delivery system that uses self-flying vehicles." The company said it built a ...
Game of drones: Google readies Project Wing against Amazon's Prime AirZDNet
Google unveils drone to deliver aid to remote areasTelegraph.co.uk
Google tests drone deliveries in Project Wing trialsBBC News
Reuters -VentureBeat -Financial Times
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US CTO shuffle: Todd Park tapped as advisor; Google exec could replace him - ZDNet

August 28, 2014 - 6:01pm

Businessinsider India

US CTO shuffle: Todd Park tapped as advisor; Google exec could replace him
ZDNet
As the current United States chief technology officer prepares for a cross-country trip back to California, a current Silicon Valley bigwig could be headed in the opposite direction. U.S. Chief Technology Officer and Assistant to the President, Todd Park, will soon ...
Google's Megan Smith considered top choice for US technology chief: BloombergReuters
Google's Smith Is Said to Be Top US CTO CandidateBusinessweek
Google X exec may be contender for United States CTOSilicon Valley Business Journal
FCW.com (blog) -Business Insider Australia
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Instagram briefly unreachable for some - CNET

August 28, 2014 - 5:15pm

Instagram briefly unreachable for some
CNET
It's rare, but it does happen: Instagram, the popular photo sharing service from Facebook, was briefly unreachable for some users on Thursday. While this could be the case of a fat-fingered mistake by a programmer or an unexpectedly failed server, it also ...

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Google's Smith Is Top Candidate for US Chief Technology Officer - Businessweek

August 28, 2014 - 5:12pm

Google's Smith Is Top Candidate for US Chief Technology Officer
Businessweek
Megan Smith, a longtime executive at Google Inc. and most recently a vice president at its secret lab, Google X. Photographer: Sascha Baumann/Getty Images. America is close to getting a new chief technology officer: Megan Smith, a longtime executive at ...

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Microsoft unifies OneDrive consumer and workplace versions on Android app - Computerworld

August 28, 2014 - 4:21pm

Microsoft unifies OneDrive consumer and workplace versions on Android app
Computerworld
Microsoft has consolidated the consumer and enterprise editions of OneDrive under a single Android app, a move it plans to replicate across all the platforms that the cloud storage service runs on. In an update rolling out Thursday, the Android app will give ...

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Microsoft Purging Misleading Apps From Windows Stores - PC Magazine

August 28, 2014 - 2:45pm

Microsoft Purging Misleading Apps From Windows Stores
PC Magazine
Microsoft on Wednesday announced it has removed more than 1,500 apps from the Windows Store as part of a new effort to crack down on shady, misleading apps. "Earlier this year we heard loud and clear that people were finding it more difficult to find the ...

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Civilization: Beyond Earth Hands-On - Maximum PC

August 28, 2014 - 1:53pm

Maximum PC

Civilization: Beyond Earth Hands-On
Maximum PC
We're still a couple months away from the retail release of Civilization: Beyond Earth (C:BE), but publisher 2K Games couldn't hold back the horde any longer. We've been eager to try it out because it's Civ, but also because it's a spiritual sequel to Alpha ...
Updated: Civilization: Beyond Earth for Mac has been postponed indefinitelytuaw.com
A real astronomer weighs in on finding habitable planets in Civilization: Beyond ...VentureBeat
Civilization: Beyond Earth Hands-On PreviewGame Front
San Jose Mercury News (blog)
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Instagram gets timelapse videos moving with Hyperlapse app - KCTV5 - KCTV Kansas City

August 28, 2014 - 1:15pm

Instagram gets timelapse videos moving with Hyperlapse app - KCTV5
KCTV Kansas City
(CNN) - Time-lapse videos are usually a stationary affair, shot from a fixed location and angle over an extended period of time. But now, Instagram is letting iPhone users ditch the tripods and take time-lapse videos on the go with its new app, Hyperlapse.

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Deutsche Telekom could part with T-Mobile for $35 a share - CNET

August 28, 2014 - 1:12pm

Reuters

Deutsche Telekom could part with T-Mobile for $35 a share
CNET
T-Mobile's majority owner has already rejected one offer from French carrier Iliad and watched its deal with Sprint fall apart. by Ben Fox Rubin · @benfoxrubin; August 28, 2014 10:45 AM PDT. comments. 0. facebook. twitter. linkedin. googleplus. more. more +.
Deutsche Telekom open to sale of T-Mobile at $35/share or higher: BloombergReuters
T-Mobile parent Deutsche Telekom reportedly would talk T-Mo sale at $35 per ...PhoneDog
Bloomberg: Deutsche Telekom Willing to sell T-Mobile US for $35/ShareAndroid Headlines - Android News
TmoNews -Bloomberg
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BioShock Hits iPhone/iPad for $15; 2K Says It's a "True AAA Gaming Experience" - GameSpot

August 28, 2014 - 12:38pm

GameZone

BioShock Hits iPhone/iPad for $15; 2K Says It's a "True AAA Gaming Experience"
GameSpot
BioShock for iOS devices brings the "full experience" of the original game to mobile devices, and includes touch controls and Bluetooth game controller support. We got to try the game out last month with both control styles, and you can read our impressions ...
Apple tightens privacy rules for health appsFinancial Times
Original BioShock For iPhone, iPad Now AvailableHeadlines & Global News
Original BioShock Launches on iOSPC Magazine
Gospel Herald -BGR
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Online gaming - The Economist

August 28, 2014 - 12:24pm

Online gaming
The Economist
ON OCTOBER 4th 2013, tens of thousands of gamers packed the Staples Centre in Los Angeles to watch SK Telecom T1 triumph over Royal Club in the annual finals of “League of Legends”, a team-based video game; 32m people watched the games live at ...

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Ford Will See if New Mustang Turns Heads Overseas - Wall Street Journal

August 28, 2014 - 12:18pm

Wall Street Journal

Ford Will See if New Mustang Turns Heads Overseas
Wall Street Journal
Ford assembly workers detail the redesigned 2015 Ford Mustang on the assembly line at the Flat Rock plant on Thursday. Rebecca Cook/Reuters. Ford Motor Co. F +0.35% Ford Motor Co. U.S.: NYSE $17.42 +0.06 +0.35% Aug. 28, 2014 4:00 pm Volume ...

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