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YouTube Gaming Launched; Android and iOS Apps to Roll Out Gradually - NDTV

August 27, 2015 - 12:02am

NDTV

YouTube Gaming Launched; Android and iOS Apps to Roll Out Gradually
NDTV
YouTube on Wednesday strode into an arena dominated by Amazon-owned Twitch, with the launch of a service tailored for the hot trend of video game play as a spectator sport. The rollout of YouTube Gaming marked the public debut of an online venue ...

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Canon reenters US mirrorless market with the EOS M3 - CNET

August 26, 2015 - 11:09pm

CNET

Canon reenters US mirrorless market with the EOS M3
CNET
After a lukewarm US reception for its first mirrorless interchangeable-lens camera, the EOS M in 2013, Canon chose not to release its successor M2 here, and to release this year's M3 initially in selected markets. Now Canon has chosen to follow up with ...
Canon's EOS M3 mirrorless camera is finally coming to the USMashable
Canon USA Welcomes the Newest Member of the EOS Family – The EOS M3 Digital CameraMarketWatch
Canon's EOS M3 mirrorless camera is coming to the USEngadget
Gizmodo -Digital Trends -imaging resource
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Cars' keyless ignitions called 'deadly' in lawsuit - WDJT

August 26, 2015 - 9:49pm

WDJT

Cars' keyless ignitions called 'deadly' in lawsuit
WDJT
Lawyers have filed a class action lawsuit against most major automakers over what attorneys call a deadly "defect" in keyless ignition systems.Keyless ignition systems, available on very many new cars sold in the United States today, allow drivers to ...
Class action lawsuit targets automakers for keyless ignition dangersWXYZ
Ten automakers are sued over keyless ignitionsPress Examiner
Top Automakers Named In Deadly Keyless Ignitions Lawsuit: Is Your Car Safe?News For Shoppers
ETAuto.com
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Obi reveals its first two low-cost smartphones from former Apple CEO John Sculley - The Verge

August 26, 2015 - 8:31pm

The Verge

Obi reveals its first two low-cost smartphones from former Apple CEO John Sculley
The Verge
It's been more than 30 years since John Sculley became the CEO of Apple, where he presided over some of the company's biggest hits — and the controversial ouster of its co-founder, Steve Jobs. Sculley was forced out of the company in 1993 after a ...
Former Apple CEO John Sculley launches a line of stylish smartphonesEngadget
Sculley's Obi Unveils New SmartphonesFox Business
Can former Apple CEO Sculley break into cheap smartphone market?SFGate
Co.Design -Virtual-Strategy Magazine -Re/code
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Google Hopes Open Source Will Give Its Cloud A Path To The Enterprise - TechCrunch

August 26, 2015 - 7:08pm

TechCrunch

Google Hopes Open Source Will Give Its Cloud A Path To The Enterprise
TechCrunch
“Google is not an enterprise company and we are trying to become cognizant of what the enterprise needs,” Craig McLuckie, Google's product manager in charge of its Kubernetes and Google Container Engine projects, acknowledged during a panel ...
Google Announces General Availability of Container EngineeWeek
Google Container Engine Is Now Generally AvailableThe Hullabaloo Online
Google Declares its Cloud Container Engine Ready for ProductionData Center Knowledge

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Killer's ultimate selfie: Roanoke horror becoming the new norm - Washington Post

August 26, 2015 - 6:48pm

Local 10

Killer's ultimate selfie: Roanoke horror becoming the new norm
Washington Post
Rage, narcissism, a gun and social media combined for a particularly excruciating display of horror Wednesday morning. After murdering two former colleagues during a live TV news stand-up, the Roanoke killer uploaded a horrifying message to his Twitter ...
Virginia Shooting Gone Viral, in a Well-Planned Rollout on Social MediaNew York Times
Twitter, Facebook Users Unwittingly Shown Video of Virginia ShootingWall Street Journal (blog)
Social media gives us a front-row seat for the Roanoke shootings, whether we ...Fortune
Toronto Sun -Hollywood Reporter -New York Daily News
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Virginia Shooting Gone Viral, in a Well-Planned Rollout on Social Media - New York Times

August 26, 2015 - 5:55pm

New York Times

Virginia Shooting Gone Viral, in a Well-Planned Rollout on Social Media
New York Times
In one sad sense there was nothing new, or even very unusual, about the televised killing of two journalists in Virginia on Wednesday morning. Death on TV has occurred with frightening regularity ever since the advent of the medium: Jack Ruby's ...
How to Block Autoplay From Facebook and Twitter FeedsWall Street Journal (blog)
Social media gives us a front-row seat for the Roanoke shootings, whether we ...Fortune
Twitter, Facebook Shooting Clips Enflame Media Violence DebateBloomberg
Hollywood Reporter -New York Daily News -Huffington Post
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The Reason You Saw The Virginia Shooting Video, Even If You Didn't Want To - Huffington Post

August 26, 2015 - 3:52pm

Huffington Post

The Reason You Saw The Virginia Shooting Video, Even If You Didn't Want To
Huffington Post
A recent Twitter update is meant to force viewers to see video advertisements, but there's no opt-out button for violent content. Headshot of Alexis Sobel Fitts. Alexis Sobel Fitts Tech Reporter, The Huffington Post. Posted: 08/26/2015 04:52 PM EDT ...

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The shaky science of shattering the moon in 'LawBreakers' - Engadget

August 26, 2015 - 2:32pm

Comicbook.com

The shaky science of shattering the moon in 'LawBreakers'
Engadget
LawBreakers is the new, free shooter from Gears of War creator Cliff Bleszinski and it features a bold premise: Humans accidentally explode the moon, which leads to catastrophic earthquakes that nearly split the world in two. Plus, the event leaves ...
Cliff Bleszinski's arena shooter is LawBreakersDestructoid
LawBreakers is the next game from Gears designer Cliff BleszinskiThe Verge
Gears of War designer Cliff Bleszinski takes to Twitter to share little known ...TechnoBuffalo
GameSpot -ComingSoon.net -Comicbook.com
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How to tell if you're a 'mobile addict' - USA TODAY

August 26, 2015 - 2:29pm

USA TODAY

How to tell if you're a 'mobile addict'
USA TODAY
Smartphone and tablet users just can't get enough of their mobile devices. Some do nearly everything with phone in hand. U.S. consumers spend, on average, three hours and 40 minutes each day on their mobile devices, an increase of 35% from a year ago ...
Yahoo Delivers Tumblr In-App Sharing, Native Video AdseWeek
Yahoo's Tumblr Gets Mobile-Friendly In Bid To Lure Developers, Brands From ...International Business Times
Yahoo Announces New Tumblr Sharing Tools And Native Video Ads For DevelopersTechCrunch
VentureBeat -MarketWatch -Junior College
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The secret to Facebook's new Siri competitor? People. - Washington Post

August 26, 2015 - 1:41pm

Co.Design

The secret to Facebook's new Siri competitor? People.
Washington Post
Facebook just launched a new digital assistant on Wednesday -- think Apple's Siri, Google Now or Microsoft's Cortana. But the secret to Facebook's new program, dubbed "M," is refreshingly human. In fact, much like soylent green, it's people. "It's ...
Facebook is jumping into artificial intelligenceCNET
Facebook dabbling with digital personal assistant in Messenger appZDNet
Facebook is testing an AI-based personal assistant called "M"Mashable
Wired -Macworld -Gizmodo
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Facebook Launches M, Its Bold Answer to Siri and Cortana - Wired

August 26, 2015 - 12:36pm

Wired

Facebook Launches M, Its Bold Answer to Siri and Cortana
Wired
Today, a few hundred Bay Area Facebook users will open their Messenger apps to discover M, a new virtual assistant. Facebook will prompt them to test it with examples of what M can do: Make restaurant reservations. Find a birthday gift for your spouse.

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Amazon Underground offers new business model for apps based on pay per usage - VentureBeat

August 26, 2015 - 10:43am

VentureBeat

Amazon Underground offers new business model for apps based on pay per usage
VentureBeat
The Amazon Underground app for Android launched today with a new business model. The in-app items, which are usually available for purchase, are available for free in the games and apps available under the new app. Amazon will compensate the ...
Amazon Underground Is An Android App Store With Only “Actually Free” AppsTechCrunch
Amazon will promote its free apps in new Underground sectionThe Verge
Amazon is giving away free apps and games on its new Underground storeTechRadar
iProgrammer -Liliputing -Android Authority (blog)
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Frank Stanford comment Wed Aug 26, '15 - C-FAX 1070 (blog)

August 26, 2015 - 9:44am

Frank Stanford comment Wed Aug 26, '15
C-FAX 1070 (blog)
I do not care whether there are any recognizable names on the list of outed Ashley Madison clients or not. We are, for the most part, a fairly liberal media, reflecting the values of a fairly liberal society. We do not stone people for adultery. We do ...

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In-Flight Wi-Fi Prices Jump as Demand Surges - New York Times

August 26, 2015 - 8:57am

New York Times

In-Flight Wi-Fi Prices Jump as Demand Surges
New York Times
During a Tuesday-morning flight in April from Los Angeles to New York, Christine Lu's smartphone web browser loaded an unpleasant surprise: Gogo, the in-flight Wi-Fi provider, wanted to charge her $27 to use its service during the five-and-a-half-hour ...
Superfast Internet could be on its way to your next flightKomando
Fast In-Flight Wi-Fi Is Coming To An Airplane Near You: GoGo Gets Approval For ...iDigitalTimes.com
In-Flight Wi-Fi Might Soon Be Less of a JokeEntrepreneur
Gizmodo -PCWorld -Aviation Week
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Ashley Madison: Delete tool detailed in latest analysis - BBC News

August 26, 2015 - 8:48am

BBC News

Ashley Madison: Delete tool detailed in latest analysis
BBC News
New details have emerged about the actions taken by hacked infidelity dating site Ashley Madison after users paid to delete their data. The Register news site has published a report in which it suggests that a variety of personal data was removed from ...
Los Angeles man on Ashley Madison sues over hacked infoLos Angeles Sun Times
Adultery Dating Site Ashley Madison Sued For Failure to Protect Clients ...Westside Today
Class actions start to mount in federal courts following Ashley Madison data ...Legal News Line
Southeast Texas Record -Insurance Journal -Stockhouse
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Samsung's flagship Galaxy Tab S2 tablet opens for US preorders today starting ... - VentureBeat

August 26, 2015 - 8:30am

VentureBeat

Samsung's flagship Galaxy Tab S2 tablet opens for US preorders today starting ...
VentureBeat
Above: A man walks at the Samsung Electronics' headquarters in Seoul January 7, 2015. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji. Image Credit: Reuters. Samsung has revealed that its Galaxy Tab S2, billed as the company's “thinnest, lightest, ultra-fast tablet,” is now open ...
Samsung Tab S2 tablets get pricing and ship datesMashable
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 pre-orders start todayEngadget
Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 released to carriersSlashGear
Phone Arena -9 to 5 Google -Business Wire (press release)
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Verizon's Hum can turn your '97 Stratus into a connected car - Engadget

August 26, 2015 - 8:20am

Engadget

Verizon's Hum can turn your '97 Stratus into a connected car
Engadget
If you want in on the connected car action but your vehicle is older than the internet itself, Verizon's new Hum service may help. It's a $15 per month plan that includes an iOS or Android smartphone app and CDMA-enabled hardware that plugs into an OBD ...
Verizon enters the connected car space with HumArs Technica
Verizon Telematics launches Hum connected car platformRCR Wireless News
Verizon Announces the Availability of hum, Creating a Smart, Connected Driving ...MarketWatch
SlashGear -Junior College
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This bizarre Sony TV speaker adjusts its volume to compensate for ambient noise - PCWorld

August 26, 2015 - 8:16am

PCWorld

This bizarre Sony TV speaker adjusts its volume to compensate for ambient noise
PCWorld
Sony is introducing a wireless compact TV speaker that can automatically adjust the volume according to ambient noise levels. The SRS-LSR100 is a portable unit housing dual 2-watt speakers. It can be used to project a TV's sound to a kitchen or other ...
Sony Crammed A Full-Size Speaker Into This Silly TV RemoteTechCrunch
Sony combines TV remote with wireless speaker for JapanSlashGear
Only Sony could make this TV remote and speaker hybridEngadget
Ubergizmo -The Verge -Geek
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Microsoft: More than 75 million devices now running Windows 10 - ZDNet

August 26, 2015 - 8:14am

ZDNet

Microsoft: More than 75 million devices now running Windows 10
ZDNet
Windows 10's adoption is continuing at a strong pace, according to the latest data shared by Microsoft. 75million.jpg Within the first 24 hours of Windows 10's release on July 29, Microsoft said its newest OS was installed on 14 million devices. Two ...
Windows 10 is on 75 million PCs after only one monthEngadget
Microsoft Windows 10 Reaches 75 Million Devices in First MonthBloomberg
Windows 10 is now installed on over 75 million PCs, just four weeks after launchVentureBeat
The Verge -PCWorld -International Business Times
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