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CBSE Class 10 result: First smartphone app that can predict your grades - Financial Express

May 27, 2015 - 3:50am

Financial Express

CBSE Class 10 result: First smartphone app that can predict your grades
Financial Express
CBSE class 10th results 2015: Here is an interesting smartphone app that may ease student cum parent's angst by predicting grades based on mental health, academic performance and behavioural trends. By: PTI | Washington | May 27, 2015 2:17 pm.
First smartphone app that can predict your gradesBusiness Standard
App claims to know your GPA just by looking at your phoneCNET

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Ultra Street Fighter 4 On PS4 Suffering Technical Issues And Problems - Attack of the Fanboy

May 27, 2015 - 12:02am

Attack of the Fanboy

Ultra Street Fighter 4 On PS4 Suffering Technical Issues And Problems
Attack of the Fanboy
Ultra Street Fighter 4 came out on PS4 today, however owners of the game have been reporting a lot of technical issues and problems. Many people have reported about problems from the PS4 version of Ultra Street Fighter 4 on Reddit. One user noted the ...

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Framed, Alto's Adventure, Guacamelee, and Other App Deals - NDTV

May 26, 2015 - 11:52pm

BGR

Framed, Alto's Adventure, Guacamelee, and Other App Deals
NDTV
Every week this column helps you save money while buying your favourite apps and games. This week we have found several popular games on sale, and some apps too. There are a lot of great iOS deals this week, but also some very useful Android apps, ...
Nintendo asks you to pay what you want for indie gamesEngadget
Humble Nindie Bundle Now AvailableHardcore Gamer
The latest Humble Bundle lets you pay what you want for Wii U and 3DS gamesBGR
MCV Pacific
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Snapchat CEO mulls IPO as startup nears 100M daily users - CNET

May 26, 2015 - 8:44pm

CNET

Snapchat CEO mulls IPO as startup nears 100M daily users
CNET
Evan Speigel says his 4-year-old startup needs an IPO and is not interested in being an acquisition target. by Steven Musil · @stevenmusil; 27 May 2015 2:38 am BST. facebook. twitter. linkedin. googleplus. email. comments.
Engagement to die for: Snapchat has 100M daily users, 65% of whom upload ...VentureBeat
Don't Hold Your Breath For The Apple Watch Snapchat AppTechCrunch
Snapchat CEO says company plans to IPO, does not specify whenReuters
TIME -Financial Times -CNBC
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Vox Media Adds ReCode to Its Stable of Websites - New York Times

May 26, 2015 - 7:33pm

New York Times

Vox Media Adds ReCode to Its Stable of Websites
New York Times
ReCode, the news website led by the veteran journalists Walt Mossberg and Kara Swisher, is being acquired by Vox Media, a deal that reflects the turmoil among digital organizations focused on covering the tech industry. The all-stock deal, financial terms of ...
Vox Media acquiring tech news website Re/codeReuters

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How Google is helping amputees get 3D-printed prosthetics - Fortune

May 26, 2015 - 7:29pm

Fortune

How Google is helping amputees get 3D-printed prosthetics
Fortune
The tech giant has promised to donate in a big way to causes trying to help people with disabilities. When it's not busy building self-driving cars or sci-fi glasses, Google sometimes does a little good like pledging a $600,000 grant to the Enable Community ...
Google Has A $20 Million Plan To Beat Disabilities Around The WorldFast Company
Google to create 'universal access for people with disabilities'Engadget
Google pledges $20 million toward helping people with disabilitiesseattlepi.com (blog)

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How Far the Internet Revolution Has Come: Who Has Yet to Get Online - ABC News

May 26, 2015 - 3:51pm

ABC News

How Far the Internet Revolution Has Come: Who Has Yet to Get Online
ABC News
A new report from the International Telecommunication Union, a United Nations agency, has found that by the end of this year, 3.2 billion people -- about 44 percent of the world's population -- will have used the Internet by the end of this year. The number is ...
More than 4B people still have no Internet accessComputerworld
Hello, (43% Of The) World: The Internet Now Reaches 3.2 Billion PeopleFast Company
Over 4 billion people still have no Internet connectionPCWorld
Fortune -TweakTown
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Samsung patent reveals a way to turn Android phones into Windows laptops - Mashable

May 26, 2015 - 3:26pm

Mashable

Samsung patent reveals a way to turn Android phones into Windows laptops
Mashable
The tech company wants to trademark a docking apparatus that allows an Android-based smartphone or tablet to switch over to Windows when popped into the holder. The station, which was filed with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and first spotted by ...
Except for Android, everything about this phone docking laptop makes senseZDNet
Samsung Patent Transforms Android Phone Into Windows LaptopUbergizmo (blog)
Samsung Patent: Android Phone Becomes A Windows LaptopValueWalk
I4U News -Ecumenical News
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Why your next tablet might come with Word and Excel - Fortune

May 26, 2015 - 2:55pm

Fortune

Why your next tablet might come with Word and Excel
Fortune
Microsoft Pro 3 Surface Tablet at Skylight Clarkson Sq on May 20, 2014 in New York City. Steve Sands Getty Images. It's Microsoft's latest move in mobile. Microsoft has signed partnerships with 20 new hardware manufacturers to pre-install Skype and Office ...
Microsoft Office and Skype will come preinstalled on new Sony and LG Android ...The Verge
Microsoft Doubles Down On Office For Android TabletsTechCrunch
Microsoft Inside: 20 New Android Device Manufacturers Sign-on to Pre-Install ...SuperSite for Windows
Android Police -VentureBeat
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Facebook's Oculus buys computer vision startup to help the Rift understand the ... - VentureBeat

May 26, 2015 - 2:44pm

VentureBeat

Facebook's Oculus buys computer vision startup to help the Rift understand the ...
VentureBeat
The Oculus Rift already understands where you are looking and how you're moving your body — and now, thanks to an acquisition, it may soon understand the space around you. Oculus VR, the Facebook subsidiary responsible for the latest virtual-reality ...
Oculus Hires Three Smart Guys To Blend Real and Virtual WorldsGizmodo
Oculus Acquires Surreal Vision To Bring The Real World To VRTechCrunch
Oculus Rift Founder Palmer Luckey Being Sued For FraudForbes
SlashGear -Engadget
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As Facebook sweeps across Europe, regulators gird for battle - Business Standard

May 26, 2015 - 2:38pm

Kansas City Star

As Facebook sweeps across Europe, regulators gird for battle
Business Standard
One arm of the European Union is looking into whether Facebook and other tech companies unfairly favour their own services over those of rivals. At least five data protection watchdogs across the region are questioning Facebook's privacy settings. And in a ...
Facebook Inc (FB) Under Radar In Europe Over PrivacyInvestCorrectly

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'WTF' in the dictionary?! That's 'clickbait' - WPTZ The Champlain Valley

May 26, 2015 - 2:35pm

WPTZ The Champlain Valley

'WTF' in the dictionary?! That's 'clickbait'
WPTZ The Champlain Valley
(CNN) —It's official: WTF is in the dictionary. It's short for an informal phrase that starts with "what the ..." and is "used especially to express or describe outraged surprise, recklessness, confusion, or bemusement." Police: Man evades cops until he goes back ...

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From Moonshots to Android M: What to Expect from Google I/O - Wired

May 26, 2015 - 1:38pm

Wired

From Moonshots to Android M: What to Expect from Google I/O
Wired
Google doesn't host many events—there's no quarterly launch cycle, like there is with Apple, or the scattershot “Hey we have a new phone!” approach from LG or Samsung. It doesn't really show up at CES or MWC. Instead, there's Google I/O. I/O, like Google, ...
What's on tap for Google at I/O 2015Engadget
Apple IoT Partners On Tap; Google Primes 'Brillo' AAPLInvestor's Business Daily
What to expect for Android and Chrome at Google I/O 2015ZDNet
Network World -Android Headlines - Android News -Times of India
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Ford GoDrive Car Sharing Arrives in London - PC Magazine

May 26, 2015 - 1:13pm

Scottish Daily Record

Ford GoDrive Car Sharing Arrives in London
PC Magazine
Ford is testing out the sharing economy with the launch of GoDrive in London. Nextcar Bug art After a successful 100-driver pilot, the company has opened the program to 1,900 more drivers, who will be able to access 50 cars across 20 locations in the ...
Ford Launches Car-Sharing Pilot Program In LondonWall Street Journal (blog)
Ford opens London car-share program to the publicThe Detroit News
Ford GoDrive car-sharing by minute/hour in London with parkingAUTO Connected Car News
Engadget -The Drum
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EMC scoops up Virtustream for cloud management in $1.2 billion deal - PCWorld

May 26, 2015 - 10:52am

Computerworld

EMC scoops up Virtustream for cloud management in $1.2 billion deal
PCWorld
EMC is purchasing the privately held Virtustream software provider for approximately US$1.2 billion to expand its portfolio of cloud management tools. Storage systems provider EMC will use Virtustream technology to aid customers moving to cloud-based ...
UPDATE 1-EMC to buy Virtustream for $1.2 bln to expand cloud offeringsReuters
Via Virtustream, EMC lays as-a-service cloud foundationZDNet
EMC Continues Shift To Cloud With $1.2B Virtustream PurchaseTechCrunch
Jutia Group
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Is It Possible for Passengers to Hack Commercial Aircraft? - Wired

May 26, 2015 - 10:48am

Wired

Is It Possible for Passengers to Hack Commercial Aircraft?
Wired
When security researcher Chris Roberts was removed from a United fight last month after tweeting a joke about hacking the plane's inflight entertainment system, the security community was aghast at the FBI's over-reaction and United's decision to ban him ...
FBI questions in-flight hacker who claims plane takeoverWorld Magazine
The airline industry isn't keeping up with the growing hacker threatBusiness Insider Australia

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iOS 9 expected to support Force Touch, just in time for iPhone 6s - ZDNet

May 26, 2015 - 10:36am

ZDNet

iOS 9 expected to support Force Touch, just in time for iPhone 6s
ZDNet
New iPhone models will likely see Apple's Force Touch technology based on reported support for the feature in the next version of iOS. 9to5 Mac noted the upcoming inclusion of Force Touch in iOS 9, following analyst expectations earlier this month that the ...
iPhone 6S said to come with Force Touch for power usersThe Verge
Here's how Apple's Force Touch might work on the next iPhoneEngadget
Force Touch And Haptics Said To Be Coming To iOS 9 And iPhone 6STechCrunch
Mac Rumors
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Google may launch 2 Nexus phones from LG and Huawei this year - Mashable

May 26, 2015 - 9:51am

Mashable

Google may launch 2 Nexus phones from LG and Huawei this year
Mashable
Google will reportedly break with tradition this year and release not one but two Nexus-branded Android smartphones. According to Android Police, Google has contracted LG and Huawei to produce Nexus smartphones in two display sizes. See also: Alcatel's ...
LG and Huawei are reportedly making Google's Nexus phones this yearEngadget
A Speculative Look at the Future of Nexus DevicesGizmodo

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Why the Chevy Volt is getting a whole lot cheaper - Fortune

May 26, 2015 - 9:49am

Fortune

Why the Chevy Volt is getting a whole lot cheaper
Fortune
Car shoppers, take note: The Chevy Volt has received a $4,400 price cut, according to the Detroit Free Press. TrueCar, an online shopping guide, shows the plug-in hybrid's average average closing price has dipped from $35,000 to $30,607. Why the discount ...
2016 Chevrolet Volt Online Configurator DebutsEdmunds.com
If you want a 2015 Chevrolet Volt EV, now's the timeecomento.com
Chevy still has 6000 unsold last-gen Volt hybridsEngadget

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Periscope Finally Arrives on Android, 2 Months After iOS Launch - USA TODAY

May 26, 2015 - 9:30am

USA TODAY

Periscope Finally Arrives on Android, 2 Months After iOS Launch
USA TODAY
No more wondering when Periscope for Android is coming. The Twitter-owned live streaming app released an Android version on Tuesday, exactly two months after it launched on iOS. It also carries over several touches found in more recent updates, lik.
Periscope arrives on AndroidBBC News
Periscope: Four ways it's shaking up mediaCNN
Twitter's live video-streaming app, Periscope, is now available on AndroidVentureBeat
SFGate
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