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Microsoft Gets Image Recognition With Translator App On Android - Morning News USA

April 22, 2016 - 3:06am

Morning News USA

Microsoft Gets Image Recognition With Translator App On Android
Morning News USA
Microsoft recently updated its Translator app for Android that will help to translate pictures instantly into text. The app is designed to recognize the text inside a photo and translate text from saved pictures and even translate text anywhere on your ...
Microsoft's Translator app gets image recognition on AndroidEngadget
Microsoft (Finally) Beefs Up Translator App for AndroidPC Magazine
Microsoft Translator for Android now lets you translate words in photosVentureBeat
Android Community -The Verge -Thurrott.com (blog) -Android Headlines - Android News
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Acer's Skylake-powered Chromebook 14 for Work is its fastest ever - Times of India

April 22, 2016 - 2:46am

Times of India

Acer's Skylake-powered Chromebook 14 for Work is its fastest ever
Times of India
NEW DELHI: Taiwanese PC manufacturer Acer Inc has just launched its latest Chromebook 14 for Work, and the company is saying that it's the fastest Chromebook it has ever made. Recommended By Colombia ...

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Acer Chromebook 14 for Work can survive a lot of spills - SlashGear

April 21, 2016 - 9:21pm

SlashGear

Acer Chromebook 14 for Work can survive a lot of spills
SlashGear
Acer has just revealed a slew of new devices, most of them revolving around the Windows 10 OS. There were, however, some exceptions, like an Android smartphoned and tablet, as well as this new Chromebook 14 for Work. If part of that name sounds ...
Acer Reveals Chromebook 14 For Work, Comes With Intel Core Processor And Features Corning Glass LidDesign & Trend
Acer's new notebooks squadPulse Headlines
Acer debuts new gaming PCs with VR support and a powerful 2-in-1 laptopCNET
eWeek -Tom's Hardware -TechCrunch -Digital Trends
all 36 news articles »

Snapchatters on iOS can now swap faces with pictures on their phone - Mashable

April 21, 2016 - 8:19pm

Mashable

Snapchatters on iOS can now swap faces with pictures on their phone
Mashable
Face swapping has to be one of the creepiest, most popular Snapchat trends of 2016, but until now, users haven't easily been able to tell just what they'd look like with Taylor Swift's face. With its latest iOS update, released Thursday, Snapchat will ...
Snapchat's 'face-swap' now taps into your existing photosEngadget
Snapchat lets you Face-Swap with your camera roll, drops paid replaysTechCrunch
Snapchat update lets you swap faces with any photo on your phoneDigital Trends
NewsOK.com -Firstpost -Complex -Huffington Post
all 10 news articles »

New 'Game Of Thrones' Can Now Be Watched For Free - And On Xbox - Forbes

April 21, 2016 - 7:36pm

Forbes

New 'Game Of Thrones' Can Now Be Watched For Free - And On Xbox
Forbes
As you might just know, a little show called Game Of Thrones is set to return to our TV screens next week for its 6th season. This is, of course, great news for those fans of the show who are already signed up to HBO Now, HBO Go or a cable or satellite ...
HBO expands Now's reach, readies for 'Game of Thrones' premiereSeeking Alpha
HBO Now Comes to Xbox Ahead of Game of Thrones Season PremiereIGN
HBO Now heads to consoles with Xbox One and Xbox 360 apps (and some Samsung Smart TVs too)TechHive
Game Rant -Multichannel News -Yahoo News -PC Magazine
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Elon Musk has an idea for autonomous transit vehicles but he's being coy about it - TechCrunch

April 21, 2016 - 7:00pm

TechCrunch

Elon Musk has an idea for autonomous transit vehicles but he's being coy about it
TechCrunch
Elon Musk has a plan to solve the traffic crisis in our cities. A vague, secret plan. He may not actually have a plan. But he did say something out loud in public about it, and he doesn't usually do that unless he has at least kind of a plan. Bloomberg ...
Should Tesla Motors, Inc. Investors Be Concerned About These 3 Challenges?mySanAntonio.com
Elon Musk Is Working on Some Kind of Self-Driving BusGizmodo
Demand For Tesla's New Model 3 Is Wild, But Limited To Tech FansCBS Local
PC Magazine -Gas 2.0 -SlashGear -Huffington Post
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Microsoft's weak phone sales drag down its Surface and cloud wins - Computerworld

April 21, 2016 - 6:44pm

Computerworld

Microsoft's weak phone sales drag down its Surface and cloud wins
Computerworld
Microsoft's acquisition of Nokia is proving to be quite the albatross. The company has stepped away from focusing on phones, and its handset sales revenue fell by almost half in the first quarter. Microsoft sold only 2.3 million Lumia phones during the ...
Why I broke up with Windows Phone: It's not me, it's youZDNet
Microsoft sold 15.7 million phones for its FY16 Q3, only 2.5 million were Lumia'sWinBeta
Microsoft's Q3 2016: Surface up and Windows Phone down againThe Verge
Phone Arena
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UPDATE 3-Google's parent Alphabet misses Wall Street view, hit by strong dollar - Reuters

April 21, 2016 - 6:39pm

UPDATE 3-Google's parent Alphabet misses Wall Street view, hit by strong dollar
Reuters
(Adds analyst quote, traffic acquisition costs data, updates share). By Deborah M. Todd and Narottam Medhora. April 21 Google's parent Alphabet Inc missed Wall Street targets for first-quarter profit and revenue on Thursday, driving shares of the Web ...

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Why Sean Parker thinks the Internet really needs another social network - CNET

April 21, 2016 - 6:15pm

CNET

Why Sean Parker thinks the Internet really needs another social network
CNET
Sean Parker says social networks have made the internet a crowded yet lonely place. But he's got a solution: another social network. © Tobias Hase/dpa/Corbis. The first time Sean Parker tried to launch Airtime, he went big -- and it blew up in his face.

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At Google, pressure mounts to find something beyond search - CNET

April 21, 2016 - 3:25pm

CNET

At Google, pressure mounts to find something beyond search
CNET
Nest, co-founded by Tony Fadell, is one of the Alphabet companies that's struggling right now. James Martin/CNET. Google became one of the most powerful companies on the planet by addressing a once-in-a-generation problem: Make it easy for people to ...
Alphabet Earnings Miss Forecasts, as a Key Google Ad Metric StumblesNew York Times
Alphabet Sales, Profit Miss Analyst Estimates on Ad WeaknessBloomberg
Alphabet slides 5% after missing earnings expectations on revenue of $20.3BTechCrunch
ABC News -Wall Street Journal -USA TODAY -Engadget
all 111 news articles »

Sony Offers A Build Of The Android N Developer Preview For The Xperia Z3 - Android Police

April 21, 2016 - 2:52pm

Firstpost

Sony Offers A Build Of The Android N Developer Preview For The Xperia Z3
Android Police
Normally only Nexus and other first-party Google devices get a taste of an upcoming Android version before it's released, barring custom ROMs and other end user activities. But Sony has been offering experimental AOSP builds for some of its phones for ...
Android N Developer Preview 2: What You Need to KnowGotta Be Mobile
Android N Developer Preview expands beyond Google's own devices, hits Sony's Xperia Z3TechCrunch
Sony Brings Android N Dev Preview To The Xperia Z3Android Headlines - Android News
Digital Trends -Droid Life (press release) (blog) -Phandroid.com -Phone Arena
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FBI Paid More Than $1 Million to Hack San Bernardino iPhone - Wall Street Journal

April 21, 2016 - 2:24pm

Wall Street Journal

FBI Paid More Than $1 Million to Hack San Bernardino iPhone
Wall Street Journal
The Federal Bureau of Investigation paid more than $1 million for a hacking tool that opened the iPhone of a terrorist gunman in San Bernardino, Calif., the head of the agency said Thursday. Speaking at the Aspen Security Forum in London, FBI Director ...
FBI paid more than $1M for San Bernardino iPhone "hack"CBS News
FBI paid more than $1 million to hack San Bernardino shooter's iPhone, Comey saysCNN
FBI Paid Upwards of $1.3 Million to Unlock San Bernardino Shooter's iPhoneMac Rumors
KTLA -Fortune -The Hill -The Verge
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Earth Day 2016: Where to Recycle Batteries, Gadgets - ABC News

April 21, 2016 - 2:01pm

WWGP 1050 AM

Earth Day 2016: Where to Recycle Batteries, Gadgets
ABC News
Old batteries, cell phones and laptops can easily pile up, turning any office into an electronic wasteland. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) estimates for every one million mobile devices recycled, 35 thousand pounds of copper, 772 pounds of ...
Earth Day 2016: Today's the Day To Recycle Old GadgetsCIO Today
Where Can You Recycle Old Gadgets On Earth Day?ValueWalk
Some of the greenest gadgets for Earth DayEngadget
EP Magazine -CBC.ca -KIII TV3
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Earth Day 2016: Where to Recycle Batteries, Gadgets - ABC News

April 21, 2016 - 2:01pm

KTIC

Earth Day 2016: Where to Recycle Batteries, Gadgets
ABC News
Old batteries, cell phones and laptops can easily pile up, turning any office into an electronic wasteland. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) estimates for every one million mobile devices recycled, 35 thousand pounds of copper, 772 pounds of ...
Apple Finds $40M in Gold in Used iPhones, ComputersCelebrity Net Worth (blog)
Apple wasted by recycling exposeTechEye

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Hands on with the Acer Chromebook 14 for Work and Aspire S 13 - TechCrunch

April 21, 2016 - 12:41pm

TechCrunch

Hands on with the Acer Chromebook 14 for Work and Aspire S 13
TechCrunch
Yes, there were some new fitness devices, a phone, and a gaming desktop (complete with its own giant piece of luggage), but the real news at Acer's One World Trade Center-adjacent press conference (aside from some notably stunning views of lower ...
Acer unveils new Chromebook, convertible and ultrathin notebooksEngadget
Acer Announces Durable Chromebook 14 For WorkAndroid Headlines - Android News
Acer Chromebook 14 for Work: Business-Class Performance, Military-Grade ReliabilityPR Web (press release)
Liliputing -The Verge -9 to 5 Google -CIO Today
all 23 news articles »

Sega to support modded Genesis games on Steam - Engadget

April 21, 2016 - 12:33pm

Engadget

Sega to support modded Genesis games on Steam
Engadget
Sega's Mega Drive console (or the Genesis, depending on where you lived at the time) still boasts an impressive library of 16-bit games. Many of those are now available on Steam and Sega, hoping to attract some new collectors, has developed a virtual ...
Sega is bringing mod support to its 16-bit console titles with the Genesis games hub on SteamTechSpot
Modded Sega Genesis games getting official support, distribution on SteamSlashGear
'Sega Mega Drive Classics Hub' Is A Video Game You Play Your Classic Video Games InUPROXX
Gamespresso -Shacknews -Gamasutra -IGN
all 39 news articles »

Facebook's News Feed is changing again to prioritize sites you actually read - TechCrunch

April 21, 2016 - 12:17pm

TechCrunch

Facebook's News Feed is changing again to prioritize sites you actually read
TechCrunch
Just when you were starting to get used to the way Facebook shows your News Feed, it's time for another shake-up. This time, the social media mogul is updating the feed to highlight links to sites it thinks you'll spend more time looking at. The update ...
Facebook tweaks its News Feed to factor in time spent on articlesVentureBeat
Facebook ranks articles based on how long you read themEngadget
Another Big Tweak Is Coming To FacebookTIME
Tech News Today -Marketing Land -SocialTimes -Slate Magazine (blog)
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Six big reasons to hold off on virtual reality - The Verge

April 21, 2016 - 11:57am

The Verge

Six big reasons to hold off on virtual reality
The Verge
Virtual reality is spectacular, and has the potential to revolutionize how we engage with entertainment in the way the radio, the television, and the smartphone have in the past. But today, as you consider investing hundreds of dollars in one of the ...
VR hardware sales set to skyrocketComputerworld
Play 'EVE: Valkyrie' with friends on any VR platformEngadget
Virtual Reality Goes From Virtually Nothing To $2 Billion MarketInvestor's Business Daily
SYS-CON Media (press release) -Small Business Trends -CNBC -SlashGear
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Acer puts liquid cooling in its Switch Alpha 12 tablet - PCWorld

April 21, 2016 - 11:31am

PCWorld

Acer puts liquid cooling in its Switch Alpha 12 tablet
PCWorld
One wouldn't typically imagine liquid cooling in a tablet, but Acer has pulled it off with its latest Switch Alpha 12. The liquid-cooling feature is especially noteworthy, considering fans are disappearing from tablets and hybrids. But tablet has Intel ...
Acer's Switch Alpha 12 is a silent, liquid-cooled hybrid laptopEngadget
Acer packed liquid cooling into its 12-inch Surface cloneThe Verge
Acer Debuts Switch Alpha 12 Liquid-Cooled 2-in-1 NotebookVirtual-Strategy Magazine
Windows Central -guru3d.com (press release) -MSPoweruser.com -Pocket-lint.com
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Apple's mysterious WWDC 2016 announcement: What does it mean? - Apple Insider

April 21, 2016 - 11:15am

Apple Insider

Apple's mysterious WWDC 2016 announcement: What does it mean?
Apple Insider
For as long as Apple has designed creative invitations to its media events, geeks have treated them as the technical equivalent of a Rorschach test. What secret clues might Apple have hidden in the latest WWDC missive? Probably nothing. This year's ...
Apple expects you to use your iPhone or iPad for 3 yearsCNET
Apple Seeds Second Beta of iOS 9.3.2 to Public Beta TestersMac Rumors
The Apple Car is the company's road to the futureMacworld
Forbes
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