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Twitter admits it's dominated by male staff - Rayhawk Review

July 24, 2014 - 11:08am

Rayhawk Review

Twitter admits it's dominated by male staff
Rayhawk Review
Twitter has admitted it has a great deal of work to do before it can be proud of its gender equality in a workplace. According to its recently published data, less than a third of its global workforce is female. In a blog post, Janet Van Huysse, VP of diversity and ...

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Smaller of two iPhone 6 models 'due for launch in mid-September' - Telegraph.co.uk

July 24, 2014 - 10:54am

Telegraph.co.uk

Smaller of two iPhone 6 models 'due for launch in mid-September'
Telegraph.co.uk
The smaller of two versions of the iPhone 6 could be released as soon as September, amid concerns the larger of the pair may be delayed, a new report suggests. A 4.7-inch version of the handset, which will replace the iPhone 5s as Apple's flagship ...

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Amazon's smartphone fails to kindle a 'Fire' among reviewers - Reuters

July 24, 2014 - 10:15am

Reuters

Amazon's smartphone fails to kindle a 'Fire' among reviewers
Reuters
(Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc's new "Fire" smartphone features "gimmicks" - such as 3D effects and object scanner - that may not be enough to entice users away from similarly priced Apple Inc iPhones and Samsung's Galaxy S5, reviewers said. Among the ...
With 'unbreachable moat,' Amazon conquers allSFGate (blog)
Fire Phone on Shelves TomorrowFOX10 News - Mobile
Hands on: Amazon's Fire Phone makes a strange first impressionComputerworld (blog)
MarketWatch
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Google says Chromecast owners have 'cast' 400 million times since it launched ... - VentureBeat

July 24, 2014 - 10:02am

VentureBeat

Google says Chromecast owners have 'cast' 400 million times since it launched ...
VentureBeat
Google is celebrating the one-year anniversary of its Chromecast streaming media stick by releasing some new usage stats today. Chromecast is Google's stripped down strategy for taking over your living room with a low-cost ($35) streaming HDMI stick that ...
Google's Chromecast Turns One, Boasts Over 400M Casts To DateTechCrunch
Chromecast Counts More Than 400 Million Casts In First YearFast Company
Google giving away 3 months free music to celebrate Chromecast birthdaykdvr.com
Business Insider Australia
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Lumia 830 render and promo video leak - Inferse

July 24, 2014 - 9:43am

Lumia 830 render and promo video leak
Inferse
A new render has surfaced on the Web, a result of photos that've already been leaked about a new, mid-range Lumia handset. Tweet · submit to reddit · Bill Taylor | On 24, Jul 2014. Microsoft said recently that it looks to compete in the lower-end smartphone ...

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VMware Reports Solid Quarter, Bookings Jump 24% - InformationWeek

July 24, 2014 - 9:17am

VMware Reports Solid Quarter, Bookings Jump 24%
InformationWeek
Revenue came in at the high end of expectations, though expanded product line "will take time to ramp." 12 Tech Greats: Where Are They Now? (Click image for larger view and slideshow.) VMware turned in "solid" second quarter 2014 results with revenue ...
VMware fuels cloudy drive, plonks second bit barn in UKRegister
VMWare adds another London data centreTechRadar UK
F5 Enhances Application Availability with VMware vCloud Hybrid ServiceMarketWatch
DatacenterDynamics
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What's wrong with Apple's iPad? - Fortune

July 24, 2014 - 8:39am

What's wrong with Apple's iPad?
Fortune
“iPad sales met our expectations,” Tim Cook told analysts Tuesday, “but we realize they didn't meet many of yours.” That's a polite way of saying that he knew what was going on, even if most Apple analysts and much of the business press were clueless.

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Bigger Batteries And NFC, Everything We Know About The iPhone 6 So Far - Forbes

July 24, 2014 - 7:04am

Forbes

Bigger Batteries And NFC, Everything We Know About The iPhone 6 So Far
Forbes
There may very well be a day when Apple executives set up an iPhone X rumour publication that consists of nothing but endless, daily, rumours of the next iPhone. They can call it the iPhone Bugle, or iPhone X Times. Just so long as 'iPhone' is in the title, ...

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Swatch Group denies working with Apple on smartwatch - Chicago Tribune

July 24, 2014 - 6:46am

Swatch Group denies working with Apple on smartwatch
Chicago Tribune
ZURICH (Reuters) - Swiss watchmaker Swatch Group has denied a media report saying it was working with technology company Apple on a smartwatch, a wearable device with interactive functions. Technology website VentureBeat said in a report on ...

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Swatch Group denies working with Apple on smartwatch - Reuters

July 24, 2014 - 6:40am

Reuters

Swatch Group denies working with Apple on smartwatch
Reuters
ZURICH (Reuters) - Swiss watchmaker Swatch Group has denied a media report saying it was working with technology company Apple on a smartwatch, a wearable device with interactive functions. Technology website VentureBeat said in a report on ...

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Swatch Group denies working with Apple on smartwatch - Reuters

July 24, 2014 - 6:31am

The Guardian

Swatch Group denies working with Apple on smartwatch
Reuters
ZURICH, July 24 (Reuters) - Swiss watchmaker Swatch Group has denied a media report saying it was working with technology company Apple on a smartwatch, a wearable device with interactive functions. Technology website VentureBeat said in a report ...
Swatch Denies Working with Apple on SmartwatchUpstart Magazine

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Google under fire from regulators over response to EU privacy ruling - Reuters

July 24, 2014 - 6:06am

Reuters

Google under fire from regulators over response to EU privacy ruling
Reuters
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Google's handling of "right to be forgotten" requests from European citizens will come under fire from the continent's privacy watchdogs on Thursday, after the search engine restricted the removal of Internet links to European sites only.
Google hauled in by Europe over 'right to be forgotten' reactionThe Guardian
Google's 'right to be forgotten policy' backfiring, says HawkesIrish Times
Google to debate right to be forgotten in BrusselstheEword
V3.co.uk -International Business Times UK
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In China, Apple's focus pays off while Samsung feels squeeze - Reuters

July 24, 2014 - 5:00am

Reuters

In China, Apple's focus pays off while Samsung feels squeeze
Reuters
BEIJING (Reuters) - The mobile industry has long held that Samsung's broad range of mobile devices makes it nimble in changing markets, while Apple loses out by rigidly sticking to its high-end gadgets. But manufacturers' recent earnings reports challenge ...
China: a land of uncertainty or opportunity for tech companies?Korea Times

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Nokia Oyj - Nokia appoints Ramzi Haidamus to head Nokia Technologies and ... - Wall Street Journal

July 24, 2014 - 4:41am

Siliconrepublic.com

Nokia Oyj - Nokia appoints Ramzi Haidamus to head Nokia Technologies and ...
Wall Street Journal
NokiaCompany AnnouncementNokia appoints Ramzi Haidamus to head Nokia Technologies and as member of the Nokia Group Leadership TeamNokia Corporation Stock exchange release July 24, 2014 at 12:35 (CET +1) Espoo, Finland -- Nokia today ...
Nokia appoints Haidamus as head of patent unitReuters
Nokia appoints Ramzi Haidamus to head Nokia Technologies and as member of ...MarketWatch
Nokia appoints Ramzi Haidamus as President of its technologies businessRTT News
Siliconrepublic.com
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GM says 19 fatalities are tied to initial ignition switch defect - INAUTONEWS

July 24, 2014 - 3:06am

INAUTONEWS

GM says 19 fatalities are tied to initial ignition switch defect
INAUTONEWS
The US automaker provided the country's federal safety regulator with information in relation to the fatal crashes that involve the company's recalled cars for ignition switch defects. The tally now stands at 19 deaths. So far, the 2.6 million older cars that were ...
GM to estimate cost of ignition-switch settlementsDetroit Free Press

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Microsoft rolls out new low cost Lumia 530 with quad-core processor - Firstpost

July 23, 2014 - 9:41pm

Firstpost

Microsoft rolls out new low cost Lumia 530 with quad-core processor
Firstpost
Microsoft Devices today announced the Lumia 530 on their official blog. The pricing of the device indicates that it could be a serious budget offering from Microsoft. The estimated retail price is 85 euros (around Rs 6,869) before taxes and subsidies, and the ...

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Amazon's new Fire phone: Game-changer or DOA? - Daily Digest

July 23, 2014 - 9:24pm

Amazon's new Fire phone: Game-changer or DOA?
Daily Digest
What chance does Amazon's Fire phone have against tech giants Apple and Samsung in the fierce smartphone market? With their new device being released on Friday, reviews of the device have been mixed. The conclusions seem to be that while it's a good ...

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Get paid for posts? Social networking's new twist - Online Athens

July 23, 2014 - 8:10pm

SFGate

Get paid for posts? Social networking's new twist
Online Athens
SAN FRANCISCO | Facebook and most other social networks are built on the premise that just about everything should be shared —except the money those posts produce. At least two services are trying to change that. Bubblews, a social network that came ...
New Social Sites Share the Profits From All the Pet and Baby Pictures Things ...The Mary Sue
Business HighlightsHilton Head Island Packet

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Darth Vader polling higher than every single likely 2016 Presidential candidate - Brainerd Daily Dispatch

July 23, 2014 - 6:57pm

Brainerd Daily Dispatch

Darth Vader polling higher than every single likely 2016 Presidential candidate
Brainerd Daily Dispatch
July 23 (TheWrap.com) - A popular statistics blog recently calculated the approval ratings of a variety of different “Star Wars” characters — with astounding results. Advertisement. Darth Vader, one of the most notorious villains in cinematic history, scored a net ...

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Twitter worker demographic data shows lack of diversity - Fortune

July 23, 2014 - 6:36pm

New York Times

Twitter worker demographic data shows lack of diversity
Fortune
Anyone can be heard on Twitter but, as is the case across much of the tech industry, the company's workforce is anything but diverse. Men account for 70% of Twitter's employees and 90% of its tech staff, Twitter said on Wednesday in its first report detailing ...
Twitter Fesses Up to Gender, Diversity GapPC Magazine
Twitter Admits to Diversity Problem in WorkforceABC News
Only 3 in 10 Twitter workers are womenCNNMoney
Mashable -TechCrunch
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