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LA Auto Show: Scion C-HR is a budget gem
The Scion C-HR is modeled to resemble a precision-cut gemstone. The production version of the concept car is scheduled for 2016. COURTESY OF TOYOTA. By SUSAN CARPENTER / AUTO CRITIC. Facebook; Twitter; Email; Comments; PRINT · SEND PDF.
Scion Brings Curb Appeal to the 2015 Los Angeles Auto ShowBusiness Wire (press release)
Scion debuts 'polarizing' C-HR concept at LA Auto ShowMLive.com
Scion crosses over with C-HR ConceptAutoweek
The News Wheel -Motor Authority -wireless goodness
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It's time to secure your Amazon account with two-factor authentication
Relying solely on passwords to secure important accounts may be outdated, but until they're gone for good your best alternative is locking things down with two-factor authentication: Amazon. Considering you probably already have a credit card or other ...
Go Turn on This New Amazon Feature That Will Make Your Account Much More SecureSlate Magazine (blog)
Amazon Now Offering Two-Step Verification Option For AccountsTech Times
Amazon offers stronger protection for your accountCNET
TechnoBuffalo -Ledger Gazette -Junior College
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Manhattan DA Pushes for Lawful Backdoor Into Encrypted Phones
The office of Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance issued a report Wednesday (PDF) that urges lawmakers to require tech companies like Apple and Google to provide a back door into encrypted smartphones. Android and iOS devices shipping today by ...
Manhattan DA says Apple makes terrorism cases 'go cold'CNNMoney
Manhattan DA demands Congress require mobile phone backdoorsArs Technica
Smartphone encryption targeted as attacks renew calls for accessChicago Tribune
New York Daily News -BBC News -Techdirt
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Hanging out in Volvo's “Concept 26,” a reinvented seat for a self-driving car
Car seats as we know them will be woefully inadequate when driving is handed to a computer. by Megan Geuss - Nov 18, 2015 1:00pm PST. Share · Tweet · Google · Reddit · 0. Volvo, Maggetti Productions, Inc., and Ashley Fisher. An artist's rendering of ...
Volvo shows what the interior of a self-driving car will be likeMashable
Here's what Volvo thinks you'll do when your car is driving itselfThe Verge
Volvo Is Designing the Autonomous Car That Could Eliminate All Traffic DeathsGizmodo
CNET -Forbes -Motor Authority
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The Globe and Mail
Here's what's we've seen at the LA Auto Show
It's the first of the season's big U.S. auto shows, and some automakers are betting car buyers are in a mood to have a little fun. Here's a look at what we've seen so far: 2017 Fiat 124 Spider. The 124 Spider — its name borrowed from an iconic little ...
All-new 2017 Fiat 124 Spider Revives Legendary Nameplate with Iconic Italian ...CNNMoney
This is the 2017 Fiat 124 Spider, an icon revivedSlashGear
2017 Fiat 124 Spider: First ImpressionsCars.com News
Jalopnik -MLive.com -LeftLane News
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Why Bethesda is uniquely capable of making games like Fallout 4
"Large teams diminish personal creative impact, ownership, and autonomy, and this drives some of AAA's best talent into indie developers." - Longtime game designer Zak McClendon reflects on the downsides of large-scale game development. There's a nice ...
Fallout 4 Is Full of Bugs, But Fixing Them Could Ruin ItWIRED
The freedom to explore most open-world games is a lieEngadget
"Fallout 4" Codsworth Vocabulary Includes 924 Curses, Pop Culture References ...KpopStarz
Arizona Daily Sun -ChristianToday -The Escapist
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RCR Wireless News
Sprint offers 50 pct off for users to switch from other carriers
Nov 18 Customers who switch to Sprint from Verizon, AT&T and T-Mobile will have to pay only half of what they pay for their existing plans, the No.4 U.S. carrier said. Sprint Corp said on Wednesday that the offer is limited to only certain plans and ...
Sprint's big 'countdown' reveals the same exact deal it offered last yearThe Verge
Sprint's “Biggest Wireless Offer in History” Slashes Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile ...Droid Life (press release) (blog)
Sprint Launches 'LTE Plus' Network With Limited Time Offer For 50% Discount On ...Android Police
USA TODAY -StreetInsider.com -Kansas City Star
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Both FBI And Carnegie Mellon Are Now Denying 'Accuracy' Of $1 Million Tor ...
Last week the director of the Tor Project, Roger Dingledine, made a bold but unsubstantiated claim that users of the Tor anonymizing network were unmasked in the first half of 2014 by a technique supplied to the FBI by Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) ...
Tor is getting a major security upgradeExtremeTech
Carnegie Mellon Says It Was Subpoenaed-And Not Paid-For Research On Breaking TorThreatpost
Researchers deny FBI paid them $1M to unmask dark Web usersThe Hill
Motherboard -90.5 WESA -TechNewsWorld
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Google is lowering its minimum purchase price for Play Store apps
What's that sound you're hearing? Oh, just the jingle of change in your virtual pocket as Google lowers its minimum app prices in no fewer than 17 countries. While 99 cents may not seem like much, for some in other nations (where the exchange rate ...
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'Deus Ex: Mankind Divided' is delayed to August 2016
Deus Ex: Mankind Divided is due to hit PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC on August 23rd, 2016 -- though it was originally scheduled to launch on February 23rd. Eidos Montreal head David Anfossi announced the delay in a blog post titled, "No compromise on ...
Deus Ex: Mankind Divided delayed 6 monthsGameZone
Deus Ex: Mankind Divided Has Been Delayed Until August '16Attack of the Fanboy
Deus Ex: Mankind Divided is being pushed back to August 2016The Verge
PC Gamer -IGN -PlayStation LifeStyle
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Bing for iPhone makes it easy to jump from search straight to your apps
As Windows Phone continues to struggle, Microsoft has turned its focus towards making its trademark services like Office, Outlook and Bing available on Android and iOS. Today, the Bing app for the iPhone is getting a major update to better reflect how ...
Microsoft Launches Redesigned 'Bing' App With Focus on Quick Interactions and ...Mac Rumors
Bing gains search share after Windows 10 gives it a handComputerworld
New Bing iPhone App Wants to Speed Up the Search ProcessPC Magazine
The Verge -Neowin -VentureBeat
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IBM Watson Trend pegs Apple Watch as hottest holiday gift
IBM on Wednesday launched a new app and service called Watson Trend, which forecasts what consumer products will be popular this holiday season based on online chatter. Currently dominating the list: the Apple Watch. IBM Watson Trend is a free ...
IBM's new app taps Watson to tell you which products might sell out for ChristmasVentureBeat
IBM Watson Trend App Reveals Hottest Holiday Gifts Include Apple Watch, 'Star ...Tech Times
IBM's Watson Forecasts Trends and Products for Holiday SeasonPR Newswire (press release)
Forbes -InformationWeek -CBS News
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Mario Tennis: Ultra Smash Review
Thanks to Mario Tennis: Ultra Smash, I recently set a new personal record: "Most time spent swearing at a kids' game." Some of that profanity was good-natured, a product of the competitive tension that lurks just below the colorful, star-studded ...
Mario Tennis: Ultra Smash is fun, but it's just a blip in a crowded seasonVentureBeat
Mario Tennis Ultra Smash Review: A Sweet ReturniDigitalTimes.com
Mario Tennis: Ultra Smash review: smash spread thingearburn
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Facebook launches dedicated 'fundraiser' pages for nonprofits
Nearly two months after Facebook announced the creation of its Social Good team, which aims to build tools that help people do more good around the world, the social media giant has launched its latest cause-focused products: fundraiser pages and ...
Facebook Launches New Fundraising Tool For Non-ProfitsTechCrunch
Facebook's new fundraiser tool makes it easier for nonprofits to raise moneyThe Verge
Facebook launches fundraising tools for nonprofitsVentureBeat
San Jose Mercury News -Co.Exist
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Apple Watch Magnetic Charging Dock already on sale at some Apple Stores [u]
Having only been leaked a day prior, the official Magnetic Charging Dock for the Apple Watch was already on sale at some Apple Stores on Wednesday. [Updated with U.S. pricing]. A video posted to YouTube, or instance, shows the product being unboxed ...
Official Apple Watch Charging Dock Packaging Shown in Leaked PhotoMac Rumors
Apple Now Sells Official $79 Apple Watch DockTechCrunch
Time for more profit: Apple launching $79 Apple Watch charging dockZDNet
Engadget -CNET -The Verge
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Paris attacks: Silicon Valley in crosshairs over encryption
As well as increased military activity, and the controversial suggestions to close the door on refugees, the next battle in the "surely something can be done" arena will be aimed squarely, and angrily, at Silicon Valley. Tech companies were already ...
Feds fight to end phone secrecy after Paris attacksThe Hill
Paris Attacks Raise Encryption as Key Issue to 2016 ElectionsRe/code
Paris Attacks Could Renew Debate Over Encrypted Messaging AppsCBS Local
Chinatopix -Apple Insider
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Sky Upgrades TV Service to Fend Off Rivalry From Netflix, BT
Sky Plc, the pan-European TV broadcaster backed by Rupert Murdoch, unveiled a service called SkyQ that allows users to watch programs simultaneously from multiple devices, record up to four programs at once and eventually stream ultra high-definition ...
Sky reinvents itself with the Sky Q box(es)Engadget
Sky's luxury Sky Q package brings new touch remote and multi-room viewingCNET
Sky announces next generation, 4K ready TV serviceLedger Gazette
BBC News -NYSE Post -The Guardian
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Report: India Set To Overtake U.S. To Become World's Second Largest Internet ...
The number of Internet users in India is tipped to surpass 400 million by the end of this year, making it the second largest online population in the world behind only China, according to a new report from the Internet and Mobile Association of India ...
India To Beat U.S. In Internet Users' RaceValueWalk
India to overtake United States internet user base by DecemberLedger Gazette
India to become second largest internet users base by DecemberJunior College
Council Chronicle -The Australian -NYSE Post
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10M downloads on, Google takes YouTube Kids app international with UK and ...
Nine months after arriving in the U.S., Google is taking its YouTube Kids app international with the launch in the U.K. and Ireland. Available for Android and iOS, YouTube Kids serves up content deemed appropriate for children. It's designed to give ...
YouTube Kids Now Available In Five New CountriesAndroid Headlines - Android News
YouTube Kids Expands To Australia And CanadaAndroid Police
YouTube Kids finally launches internationally, app now available in Australia ...9 to 5 Google
Ubergizmo -Engadget -VideoInk
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2016 Toyota Prius First Drive Review – Video
Hybrid Cars News
If you ever thought “sporty” and “Prius” were mutually exclusive terms, the redesigned 2016 Toyota Prius Liftback aims to remedy that. Now entering its 16th year in the U.S. and approaching two decades since the quintessential hybrid car was introduced ...
First drive: 2016 Toyota PriusDigital Trends
The new Toyota Prius isn't just a good hybrid, it's a good carThe Verge
2016 Toyota Prius Four Touring ReviewAutomobile
Cars.com News -ConsumerReports.org -Yahoo Autos
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