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Nintendo Actually Just Hired Bowser to Head Sales - TIME

May 20, 2015 - 10:15am

TIME

Nintendo Actually Just Hired Bowser to Head Sales
TIME
For Nintendo lovers, Bowser is the ultimate baddie, the fire-breathing lizard king that has absconded with Princess Peach since the 1980s. For some Nintendo employees, Bowser is now their boss. And not a video game boss. Nintendo of America ...
A guy named Bowser is now a Nintendo executive. Yes, really.Washington Post (blog)
Nintendo just hired a guy named BowserThe Week Magazine
Everyone's going nuts about Nintendo's new hire for VP of sales - and the ...Business Insider
Business Wire (press release)
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Google Maps sorry for racial slur search that leads to White House - USA TODAY

May 20, 2015 - 9:22am

USA TODAY

Google Maps sorry for racial slur search that leads to White House
USA TODAY
Typing a combination of a racial slur and the word house into Google Maps is pulling up the White House for some users. Howard University alumni Bomani Buckhalter told the Huffington Post that friends told him that searching "N***** house" in Google Maps ...
Google Maps search for 'N***** House' directs users to the White HouseDaily Mail
Where does Google Maps think you are?The Guardian
Searching a racial slur locates White House on Google MapsBoston.com
Washington Post (blog)
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FOVE, The Virtual Reality Headset Controlled By Eye Movements, Launches On ... - TechCrunch

May 20, 2015 - 7:31am

TechCrunch

FOVE, The Virtual Reality Headset Controlled By Eye Movements, Launches On ...
TechCrunch
Named after the fovea, or the part of the eye responsible for central vision, FOVE claims to be the first VR headset available to consumers to use eye-tracking technology. FOVE users foveated rendering, which means graphics engine figures what out users ...
Fove: 'World's first' eye-tracking VR headset hits Kickstarter to rival Oculus RiftInquirer
Fove VR headset hopes to unseat Oculus as king of head-mounted VR setsDigital Trends
FOVE Kickstarter Campaign Raises Over $175000 in it's First 24 HoursRoad to VR
Phys.Org -Geeky Gadgets
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Google Tone lets you share data through sound - MyBroadband

May 20, 2015 - 4:37am

Google Tone lets you share data through sound
MyBroadband
Google is working on a Chrome extension its calling Tone, which allows PCs to send a URL to nearby machines using a burst of sound. The receiving PCs must also have Tone installed and a working microphone, and upon receiving the sound will ...

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2016 Honda Pilot Test Drive And Review: A Safe Makeover - Forbes

May 20, 2015 - 4:01am

Forbes

2016 Honda Pilot Test Drive And Review: A Safe Makeover
Forbes
I have reviewed hundreds of cars, trucks, SUVs, crossovers, minivans and motorcycles for a wide assortment of magazines and websites. If it's got wheels and an engine, I want to drive it or ride it, and then write about it. I'm fascinated by transportation, and by ...
First Drive: 2016 Honda Pilot EliteDigital Trends
First Drive: 2016 Honda PilotLeftLane News
2016 Honda Pilot ReviewAutomobile
Motor Trend -Cars.com News
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LG to Launch Cheaper Versions of Flagship Phone - The Chosun Ilbo

May 19, 2015 - 10:30pm

The Chosun Ilbo

LG to Launch Cheaper Versions of Flagship Phone
The Chosun Ilbo
LG said Tuesday it will launch two more budget-friendly versions of its flagship smartphone G4 in the global market. The G4 Stylus and G4c both have 3D pattern covers and a rear key like the 5.5-inch G4, but the G4 Stylus will have a slightly bigger screen at ...

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What's KFC up to now? - NEWS.com.au

May 19, 2015 - 10:13pm

NEWS.com.au

What's KFC up to now?
NEWS.com.au
YOU know the problem. You've just ordered a Zinger box and the burger and chicken wings are too well made that you have to artistically take a bite out of them and upload a photo to Instagram. Just one problem. Your damn fingers are now too greasy for ...
KFC's new secret ingredient is a bluetooth keyboard on your trayThe Register
KFC Puts Keyboards In Trays So Greasy Chicken Fingers Can Keep TextingGizmodo
KFC lets you eat greasy chicken and still text without getting your phone dirtyPhone Arena
CrazyEngineers
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Popcorn Time-like pirate movie streaming comes to the web (for now) - Engadget

May 19, 2015 - 9:07pm

Engadget

Popcorn Time-like pirate movie streaming comes to the web (for now)
Engadget
Popcorn Time's less-than-legit movie streaming has been available on lots of devices, but the web? Not so much. However, some enterprising developers have seen fit to make that happen in an unofficial capacity. Meet Popcorn in Your Browser, a simple ...
'Netflix for Pirated Movies' Now Works in Your BrowserPC Magazine
Popcorn Time Can Now Be Streamed In Your BrowserUbergizmo (blog)
Popcorn Time gains an in-browser viewing optionSlashGear
TechSpot -Gizmodo Australia
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The Internet Of (Some) Things - TechCrunch

May 19, 2015 - 9:01pm

TechCrunch

The Internet Of (Some) Things
TechCrunch
In 2015, a modern-day gold rush has taken the technology sector by storm. A recent study discovered that 75 percent of executives surveyed said that Internet of Things (IoT) initiatives are currently underway within their organizations. That said, there's still one ...
Three considerations to ensure your network is ready for the Internet of ThingsCSO Australia
Internet of Things Market to Grow 19% in 2015TeleAnalysis

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Google's latest experiment brings new superpowers to Chrome browsers - Mashable

May 19, 2015 - 7:34pm

Mashable

Google's latest experiment brings new superpowers to Chrome browsers
Mashable
Tone, the company's newest homegrown browser add-on, uses sound to quickly share URLs with anyone nearby. The extension is available now in Chrome's web store and can be used by any Chrome user, regardless of what type of computer they have.
Google Tone Lets Chrome Users Share URLs Using AudioeWeek
Google Introduces Tone, URL Sharing Via Audio ClipsAndroid Headlines - Android News
New Chrome extension lets you share links with soundsThe Verge
Ausdroid -Liliputing -9 to 5 Google
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On Android? You can finally make collages in Instagram - TechRadar

May 19, 2015 - 5:44pm

TechRadar

On Android? You can finally make collages in Instagram
TechRadar
Android users, prepare to share. Instagram's app for building collages, Layout, has made it's arrival to the Google Play store. The app, which debuted in March for iOS, combines multiple pictures from your phone and turns them into an Instagram-friendly, ...
Instagram's Layout photo collage app lands on AndroidPhone Arena
Layout from Instagram arrives on AndroidSlashGear
Instagram's slick Layout app is now available for AndroidTechnoBuffalo
TechCrunch -TrustedReviews -Tech News Today
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MixRadio Launches on iOS & Android, Teams With Nile Rodgers & Charli XCX - Billboard

May 19, 2015 - 5:32pm

Billboard

MixRadio Launches on iOS & Android, Teams With Nile Rodgers & Charli XCX
Billboard
COO of MixRadio Mike Bebel speaks on stage at the MixRadio iOS and Android launch event at 404 on May 19, 2015 in New York City. Brad Barket/Getty Images for MixRadio. 0. 0. 0. MixRadio, previously available only on Windows and Nokia phones, ...
MixRadio launches on iOS, Android with help from Charli XCX and Niel RodgersNew York Daily News
AudioHQ Parters With MixRadioAll Access Music Group
MixRadio expands amid streaming battleBangkok Post
StarAfrica.com -Music Business Worldwide
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KFC's Tray Typer keeps you clicking even with greasy fingers - Engadget

May 19, 2015 - 4:04pm

Engadget

KFC's Tray Typer keeps you clicking even with greasy fingers
Engadget
Horror of horrors, you've just downed a plate of Colonel Sander's famous fried chicken only to have that text you've been waiting for suddenly ping your phone. What do you do? Clearly the answer isn't to reach for the napkins. No, instead you do what every ...

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Oculus Sends Out Invites For Special Rift Event June 11 - TechCrunch

May 19, 2015 - 3:17pm

TechCrunch

Oculus Sends Out Invites For Special Rift Event June 11
TechCrunch
Oculus is inviting press to a special event on June 11 in San Francisco. The company provided the image above along with the invite (which also accompanied news consumer pre-orders would start later this year, which bears the tagline “Step into the Rift,” ...
Oculus Rift hardware event set, VR Jam finalists namedSlashGear
Delayed Again: Will There Still be a Spot for Oculus Rift When it Ships?Movie TV Tech Geeks News
Oculus to allow virtual reality pornToronto Sun
iDigitalTimes.com -Bleeding Cool News
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Egnyte Updates Its Enterprise File Sharing Apps, Hits Up The Apple Watch - TechCrunch

May 19, 2015 - 2:34pm

TechCrunch

Egnyte Updates Its Enterprise File Sharing Apps, Hits Up The Apple Watch
TechCrunch
Egnyte, a company that focuses on enterprise file sharing, providing an intelligent layer between cloud solutions and on-premises storage, updated its mobile apps today, adding the Apple Watch to its stack. The company's mobile refresh includes its Android, ...
Egnyte takes a 'mobile-first' approach to cloud storage with new enterprise suiteCIO

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Google is now including tweets in mobile search results - The Verge

May 19, 2015 - 1:37pm

androidandme.com

Google is now including tweets in mobile search results
The Verge
Google and Twitter have been rumored to be making a deal to give the search giant access to the Twitter firehose, and today it looks like that partnership is now official. Google and Twitter have just announced that tweets will now be included when you're ...
Google Adds Tweets to Search Results on Mobile DevicesiClarified
Why Adding Buy Buttons to Search Results Could Be Huge for Google Inc.Motley Fool

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JXE Streams: Slaying monsters with a vengeance in 'The Witcher 3' - Engadget

May 19, 2015 - 1:30pm

JXE Streams: Slaying monsters with a vengeance in 'The Witcher 3'
Engadget
You've likely seen the infamous "sex on a stuffed unicorn" scene by now, but what's the rest of The Witcher 3: WIld Hunt really about? That's what I'm hoping to show you today on this latest edition of JXE Streams. The Witcher is kind of an anomaly, really: a ...

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JXE Streams: Slaying monsters with a vengeance in 'The Witcher 3' - Engadget

May 19, 2015 - 1:30pm

Engadget

JXE Streams: Slaying monsters with a vengeance in 'The Witcher 3'
Engadget
You've likely seen the infamous "sex on a stuffed unicorn" scene by now, but what's the rest of The Witcher 3: WIld Hunt really about? That's what I'm hoping to show you today on this latest edition of JXE Streams. The Witcher is kind of an anomaly, really: a ...

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Takata Airbag Recall Rises to Affect More Than 30 Million Vehicles - New York Times

May 19, 2015 - 1:17pm

USA TODAY

Takata Airbag Recall Rises to Affect More Than 30 Million Vehicles
New York Times
Takata, the Japanese airbag supplier, will declare nearly 34 million vehicles in the United States potentially defective, nearly doubling the number recalled across the nation, according to two people briefed on the announcement. The supplier is expected to ...
Air bag recall expanded to 33.8 million, one of largest everUSA TODAY
Takata Air Bag Recall Becomes Biggest Ever in USABC News
Takata declares nearly 34 million vehicles defective because of faulty air bagsLos Angeles Times
The Detroit News -The Japan News
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iOS and Android are about to get updated—here's where they stand now - Quartz

May 19, 2015 - 12:47pm

Quartz

iOS and Android are about to get updated—here's where they stand now
Quartz
Apple and Google are expected to unveil significant updates to their mobile operating systems, iOS and Android, within the next few weeks. Google's annual I/O conference will take place May 28-29, and Apple's annual Worldwide Developers Conference is ...

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