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Fast Company Magazine
Verizon’s Multi-Billion-Dollar Play To Take On Netflix, Amazon, Google & FacebookIt’s barely noon and the teenage girls at AOL’s live studio in downtown Manhatt
Verizon’s Multi-Billion-Dollar Play To Take On Netflix, Amazon, Google & Facebook
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 10 minutes ago
It’s barely noon and the teenage girls at AOL’s live studio in downtown Manhattan are already doing the giggle-scream, their excitement at the sight of Beau Mirchoff, star of MTV’s Awkward, bubbling over into shrieks and Snapchats. "I’m dying here... Read more
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FOX Business
Media Players Rally on Report of Apple Eyeing Time WarnerApple (NASDAQ:AAPL) reportedly explored making an offer to buy Time Warner (NYS
Media Players Rally on Report of Apple Eyeing Time Warner
FOX Business / Posted 17 minutes ago
Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) reportedly explored making an offer to buy Time Warner (NYSE:TWX), a sign that the Silicon Valley giant may be searching for an acquisition to expand its media business. Longtime Apple executive Eddy Cue, who is responsible for... Read more
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FOX Business
Media Players Rally on Report of Apple Eyeing Time WarnerApple (AAPL) reportedly explored making an offer to buy Time Warner (TWX), a si
Media Players Rally on Report of Apple Eyeing Time Warner
FOX Business / Posted 18 minutes ago
Apple (AAPL) reportedly explored making an offer to buy Time Warner (TWX), a sign that the Silicon Valley giant may be searching for an acquisition to expand its media business. Continue Reading Below Longtime Apple executive Eddy Cue, who is... Read more
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The Verge
The easiest way to revolutionize your computer’s audioFor most PC and mobile device makers, sound is a binary spec. Does it have sou
The easiest way to revolutionize your computer’s audio
The Verge / Posted 50 minutes ago
For most PC and mobile device makers, sound is a binary spec. Does it have sound? Yes? Good. Great audio is hard to sell because it doesn't lend itself to benchmarking or obvious prettiness like, say, a better graphics card might. To appreciate it,... Read more
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Macworld
Bored now: iPhone kittens turn into iPhone cats OK, we know that Apple completely reinvented the smartphone and set off a com
Bored now: iPhone kittens turn into iPhone cats
Macworld / Posted 2 hours ago
OK, we know that Apple completely reinvented the smartphone and set off a computing revolution not seen since the advent of the desktop computer, but what have they done for us lately? Is it just the... Read more
2h
PhysOrg
China's Lenovo posts $128 mn net loss last yearChinese technology giant Lenovo reported a $128 million net loss for the year e
China's Lenovo posts $128 mn net loss last year
PhysOrg / Posted 2 hours ago
Chinese technology giant Lenovo reported a $128 million net loss for the year ending March 31, compared with a net profit of $829 million in the same period last year Chinese technology giant Lenovo said Thursday it posted a net loss last year, as... Read more
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AdWeek
Facebook Is Using This Data to Pitch Canvas Ads to Mobile-Minded MarketersAlmost a year after Facebook rolled out its Canvas ad unit at Cannes, the socia
Facebook Is Using This Data to Pitch Canvas Ads to Mobile-Minded Marketers
AdWeek / Posted 2 hours ago
Almost a year after Facebook rolled out its Canvas ad unit at Cannes, the social network is releasing data about the mobile product, which allows for entire campaigns to be built inside of it. Ford, Target, Nike, Samsung, Little Caesars, Apple,... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
China's Lenovo posts $128 mn net loss last yearHONG KONG - Chinese technology giant Lenovo said Thursday it posted a net loss
China's Lenovo posts $128 mn net loss last year
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 3 hours ago
HONG KONG - Chinese technology giant Lenovo said Thursday it posted a net loss last year, as its smartphones struggle to keep apace with Apple and Android rivals and as the market for personal computers fizzles. Chinese technology giant Lenovo... Read more
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express
Proof of time travel? Apple boss says iPhone in 350-old painting is EVIDENCEProof of time travel? Apple boss says iPhone in 350-year-old painting is EVIDEN
Proof of time travel? Apple boss says iPhone in 350-old painting is EVIDENCE
express / Posted 3 hours ago
Proof of time travel? Apple boss says iPhone in 350-year-old painting is EVIDENCE DID a time traveller from the future go back 350 years with an iPhone and get painted in the process? The man could be holding an iPhone as opposed to a latter... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Three Weeks With Apple's iPhone SE, A Mostly Excellent Starter iPhoneSaying this might make Apple's marketing people wail and gnash their teeth, but
Three Weeks With Apple's iPhone SE, A Mostly Excellent Starter iPhone
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 4 hours ago
Saying this might make Apple's marketing people wail and gnash their teeth, but here goes: The company's new iPhone SE is a value phone. And its $399 price tag might be the magic sub-$400 number that gets many would-be iPhone buyers in the door and... Read more
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Wired News
The Smartest Thing a Tech Company Can Do? Don’t Make a PhoneCaption: The Microsoft Lumia 950 sits on display at a media event for new Micro
The Smartest Thing a Tech Company Can Do? Don’t Make a Phone
Wired News / Posted 4 hours ago
Caption: The Microsoft Lumia 950 sits on display at a media event for new Microsoft products on October 6, 2015.Andrew Burton/Getty Images Microsoft’s days as a smartphone company are coming to an end. And that’s a really smart move by... Read more
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Daily Star
More proof time travelling is real: Apple boss spots iPhone in 350-old paintingPROOF: Is the woman in this painting a time traveller? The extraordinary claim
More proof time travelling is real: Apple boss spots iPhone in 350-old painting
Daily Star / Posted 5 hours ago
PROOF: Is the woman in this painting a time traveller? The extraordinary claim was made by no-one less than the head of Apple, Tim Cook after he visited a museum in Amsterdam. While walking through the art gallery with former EU politician Neelie... Read more
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New Kerala
End-end encryption boon for terror groups in India: newkerala.com #68121By Nishant Arora, New Delhi, May 26 : When Facebook-owned mobile messaging serv
End-end encryption boon for terror groups in India: newkerala.com #68121
New Kerala / Posted 6 hours ago
By Nishant Arora, New Delhi, May 26 : When Facebook-owned mobile messaging service WhatsApp announced to turn on end-to-end encryption for its over one billion monthly active users last month, CEO Mark Zuckerberg hailed this as an "important... Read more
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New York Post
Tim Cook spots original iPhone in 346-old paintingThis painting was the Apple of his eye. Tim Cook said this week he spied a ver
Tim Cook spots original iPhone in 346-old painting
New York Post / Posted 11 hours ago
This painting was the Apple of his eye. Tim Cook said this week he spied a very early tech adopter holding an iPhone– in a 346-year-old painting. A cropped image taken from “Man Handing a Letter to a Woman in the Entrance Hall of a House.”Photo:... Read more
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The Star
Thursday, May 26MarketWrap: Wall Street rose robustly for a second straight session on Wednesda
Thursday, May 26
The Star / Posted 14 hours ago
MarketWrap: Wall Street rose robustly for a second straight session on Wednesday, helped by higher oil prices and investors becoming more comfortable with the prospect of an interest rate hike as early as next month. Combining Tuesday and Wednesday's... Read more
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iTWire
Google begins spin about taking security seriouslyBut this should not distract attention from the mess that Android security is a
Google begins spin about taking security seriously
iTWire / Posted 14 hours ago
But this should not distract attention from the mess that Android security is at the moment. Android has spread like a cancer and is now present on more than 80% of smartphones that are sold. Google's method of managing an open-source ecosystem... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Audi plays it safe with 2017 A4 sport sedanAudi, which rode striking design and popular features to years of growth in the
Audi plays it safe with 2017 A4 sport sedan
Detroit Free Press / Posted 16 hours ago
Audi, which rode striking design and popular features to years of growth in the U.S., misses an opportunity with the ★★★ 2017 Audi A4 2.0T Quattro. The compact sport sedan uses Volkswagen AG’s advanced new MLB architecture, but looks and feels a lot... Read more
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Lifehacker
Microsoft Bows out of the Smartphone RaceMicrosoft is scaling back its smartphone business, acquiescing that you probabl
Microsoft Bows out of the Smartphone Race
Lifehacker / Posted 17 hours ago
Microsoft is scaling back its smartphone business, acquiescing that you probably won’t be buying a Microsoft phone any time soon, if ever. Lumia, we hardly knew ye. That and more in today’s leftover news. Microsoft’s experimental news aggregator for... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Sports Authority closings can mean good deals, eventuallyThe liquidation sale started at the Sports Authority in Tradition, Florida, in
Sports Authority closings can mean good deals, eventually
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 18 hours ago
The liquidation sale started at the Sports Authority in Tradition, Florida, in early March. Discounts at the Port St. Lucie, Florida, store now range between 40 to 60 percent. (KELLY TYKO/TREASURE COAST NEWSPAPERS) With Sports Authority's closing... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Samsung Is Working Hard To Humanize Its ImageSamsung is getting an image makeover. Historically, the South Korean electronic
Samsung Is Working Hard To Humanize Its Image
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 20 hours ago
Samsung is getting an image makeover. Historically, the South Korean electronics giant has been seen by Westerners as huge, foreign, inscrutable, and old school. But the company is trying to put forward a different face in its public appearances and... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
SJC: MPC App Now AvailableMineta San Jose International Airport (SJC) and U.S. Customs and Border Protect
SJC: MPC App Now Available
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 20 hours ago
Mineta San Jose International Airport (SJC) and U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) announced May 24, that the Mobile Passport Control (MPC) app is now available to eligible travelers arriving to SJC. MPC is the first authorized app to expedite... Read more
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USA Today
Baig: What's left for Microsoft in mobileNEW YORK—Microsoft was already playing catch-up to Google and Apple by the time
Baig: What's left for Microsoft in mobile
USA Today / Posted 20 hours ago
NEW YORK—Microsoft was already playing catch-up to Google and Apple by the time it spent $7.2 billion on Nokia’s smartphone business. It has only gotten worse in the two year’s since. A lot worse given today’s announcement that Microsoft was... Read more
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USA Today
Kik's bots aim for teens that will spend moneyWATERLOO, ONTARIO — Teens love chat apps. Will they love shopping for a home or
Kik's bots aim for teens that will spend money
USA Today / Posted 20 hours ago
WATERLOO, ONTARIO — Teens love chat apps. Will they love shopping for a home or managing a 401(K) over one? Kik Interactive's founder and CEO Ted Livingston thinks so, and that these chat-based programs hold the key to making money on the free... Read more
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Tom's Hardware
iPhone 6s: Samsung And TSMC A9 SoCs TestedThe A9 SoC inside the iPhone 6s comes from two different vendors (Samsung and T
iPhone 6s: Samsung And TSMC A9 SoCs Tested
Tom's Hardware / Posted 21 hours ago
The A9 SoC inside the iPhone 6s comes from two different vendors (Samsung and TSMC) using two different FinFET processes (14nm and 16nm, respectively). We test both versions to see if there's any power or performance differences. Now that the veil... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
COTA drives toward digital payments, Wi-Fi on buses Local Paying for a bus fare with a smartphone and logging on to the Internet
COTA drives toward digital payments, Wi-Fi on buses
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 22 hours ago
Local Paying for a bus fare with a smartphone and logging on to the Internet while you wait for your stop are still in COTA’s future. But that future isn’t as distant as it once was. The Central... Read more
23h
Fortune
Will Qualcomm Make a Major Acquisition?Qualcomm CEO Steven Mollenkopf was in Boston this week to speak with investors
Will Qualcomm Make a Major Acquisition?
Fortune / Posted 23 hours ago
Qualcomm CEO Steven Mollenkopf was in Boston this week to speak with investors at J.P. Morgan’s annual tech conference. On stage with J.P. Morgan jpyyl analyst Rod Hall on Tuesday, Mollenkopf faced a packed room of hedge fund managers, mutual fund... Read more
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PhysOrg
For Amazon exec Stephenie Landry, the future is NowIn spearheading the launch of the superfast Prime Now delivery service, Amazon.
For Amazon exec Stephenie Landry, the future is Now
PhysOrg / Posted 23 hours ago
In spearheading the launch of the superfast Prime Now delivery service, Amazon.com executive Stephenie Landry knew the challenge would be steep. It was unclear whether customers really wanted a service that delivered their Amazon purchases within... Read more
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CNET
Upstart Xiaomi just launched its first US device. And that's important because...Xioami's first gadget for the US market isn't a phone, but we knew it wouldn't
Upstart Xiaomi just launched its first US device. And that's important because...
CNET / Posted 23 hours ago
Xioami's first gadget for the US market isn't a phone, but we knew it wouldn't be. When I spoke to the company in April, global VP Hugo Barra made it exceedingly clear that 2016 isn't the year we'll see a Xiaomi phone natively compete against... Read more
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The Philippine Inquirer
Alphabet boss Eric Schmidt admits he uses an iPhone 6SALPHABET BOSS Eric Schmidt has brought shame on his company with the admission
Alphabet boss Eric Schmidt admits he uses an iPhone 6S
The Philippine Inquirer / Posted yesterday
ALPHABET BOSS Eric Schmidt has brought shame on his company with the admission that he uses an iPhone 6S. "I have a Samsung S7 and an iPhone 6S and the Samsung S7 is better: a better battery and a better camera. So are we clear? And those of you who... Read more
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FOX Business
Is Apple Inc. Wrong About India?You've probably noticed Applehas increased its focus on India lately. The iPhon
Is Apple Inc. Wrong About India?
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
You've probably noticed Applehas increased its focus on India lately. The iPhone maker has been wooing the country for the past few years and Apple CEO Tim Cook recently ramped that up with a business trip to India. Apple is doing everything it can... Read more
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FOX Business
Is Apple Inc. Wrong About India?You've probably noticed Applehas increased its focus on India lately. The iPhon
Is Apple Inc. Wrong About India?
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
You've probably noticed Applehas increased its focus on India lately. The iPhone maker has been wooing the country for the past few years and Apple CEO Tim Cook recently ramped that up with a business trip to India. Continue Reading Below Apple is... Read more
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Search Engine Land
Apple building Amazon Echo competitor, will open Siri to third-party apps -- [report]On the heels of Amazon’s success with Echo and Google’s introduction of Home, A
Apple building Amazon Echo competitor, will open Siri to third-party apps -- [report]
Search Engine Land / Posted yesterday
On the heels of Amazon’s success with Echo and Google’s introduction of Home, Apple is preparing a stand-alone virtual assistant device, powered by Siri, according to a report in The Information. The report says that Apple will also open up Siri to... Read more
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USA Today
Home wifi startup eero nets $50M, Best Buy dealSAN FRANCISCO - Eero's mission to rid the realm of dropped Wifi connections jus
Home wifi startup eero nets $50M, Best Buy deal
USA Today / Posted yesterday
SAN FRANCISCO - Eero's mission to rid the realm of dropped Wifi connections just got a multi-million-dollar boost to its coffers and landed retail shelves for its router. The startup announced Wednesday that it had secured a $50 million Series B... Read more
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Market Watch
Microsoft to cut 1,850 smartphone workersMicrosoft Corp., struggling to restart its mobile strategy after multiple misfi
Microsoft to cut 1,850 smartphone workers
Market Watch / Posted yesterday
Microsoft Corp., struggling to restart its mobile strategy after multiple misfires, early on Wednesday morning announced a further step in dismantling the mobile-phone operations it acquired from Nokia Corp. The software giant will lay off 1,850... Read more
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Daily Mail
Google ex-boss Schmidt reveals he has an iPhoneThat's embarrassing! Google boss Eric Schmidt admits to using an iPhone made by
Google ex-boss Schmidt reveals he has an iPhone
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
That's embarrassing! Google boss Eric Schmidt admits to using an iPhone made by rival Apple... but insists Samsung is better Eric Schmidt oversaw the launch of Android as chief executive of Google But he has now admitted that he carries an Apple... Read more
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CNBC
Microsoft cutting 1,850 smartphone jobs, sees $950M chargeThe company said on Wednesday that it would eliminate up to 1,850 jobs as a res
Microsoft cutting 1,850 smartphone jobs, sees $950M charge
CNBC / Posted yesterday
The company said on Wednesday that it would eliminate up to 1,850 jobs as a result of the cutbacks, about 1,350 of them in Finland, where the mobile business that Microsoft acquired from Nokia a couple of years ago originated. Microsoft will take an... Read more
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Market Watch
Your smartphone is about to ease your commuteFormer Secretary of State Hillary Clinton had an awkward moment on the campaign
Your smartphone is about to ease your commute
Market Watch / Posted yesterday
Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton had an awkward moment on the campaign trail when she tried unsuccessfully to swipe her metro card onto the New York City subway multiple times — a common experience for almost anyone who has taken public... Read more
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Market Watch
Microsoft to layoff 1,850 from smartphone businessMicrosoft Corp., struggling to restart its mobile strategy after multiple misfi
Microsoft to layoff 1,850 from smartphone business
Market Watch / Posted yesterday
Microsoft Corp., struggling to restart its mobile strategy after multiple misfires, early on Wednesday morning announced a further step in dismantling the mobile-phone operations it acquired from Nokia Corp. The software giant will lay off 1,850... Read more
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Canberra Times
Want faster internet? Time to upgrade your Wi-Fi routerWhat's the most underappreciated gadget in your home? I'd argue it's your Wi-F
Want faster internet? Time to upgrade your Wi-Fi router
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
What's the most underappreciated gadget in your home? I'd argue it's your Wi-Fi router, which is probably one of those gadgets that you a) use every day b) didn't put much thought into when buying and c) only pay attention to when it isn't working... Read more
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The Age
Want faster internet? Time to upgrade your Wi-Fi routerTP-Link's TL-WR841N router is almost as good as Apple's AirPort Extreme, but mu
Want faster internet? Time to upgrade your Wi-Fi router
The Age / Posted yesterday
TP-Link's TL-WR841N router is almost as good as Apple's AirPort Extreme, but much cheaper. What's the most underappreciated gadget in your home? I'd argue it's your Wi-Fi router, which is probably one of those gadgets that you a) use every day b)... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Want faster internet? Time to upgrade your Wi-Fi routerTP-Link's TL-WR841N router is almost as good as Apple's AirPort Extreme, but mu
Want faster internet? Time to upgrade your Wi-Fi router
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
TP-Link's TL-WR841N router is almost as good as Apple's AirPort Extreme, but much cheaper. What's the most underappreciated gadget in your home? I'd argue it's your Wi-Fi router, which is probably one of those gadgets that you a) use every day b)... Read more
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Daily Mail
Apple's 'Siri speaker' to take on Google Home and Amazon Echo in battle of the smart assistants Google Home speaker will use new Google Ass
Apple's 'Siri speaker' to take on Google Home and Amazon Echo
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
in battle of the smart assistants Google Home speaker will use new Google Assistant feature New Allo messaging app will also use AI assistant New VR headset design will take on... Read more
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CNET
Apple rehires security and encryption expertApple has beefed up its security staff in hopes of keeping shadowy figures out
Apple rehires security and encryption expert
CNET / Posted yesterday
Apple has beefed up its security staff in hopes of keeping shadowy figures out of your Mac and iPhone. Timothy A. Clary/AFP/Getty Images Apple is continuing its efforts to foil iSpies. The company confirmed Tuesday that it has rehired security... Read more
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CTV News
Is Apple heading down the same path as BlackBerry?Is Apple "yesterday's stock"? That's the term one portfolio manager used to de
Is Apple heading down the same path as BlackBerry?
CTV News / Posted yesterday
Is Apple "yesterday's stock"? That's the term one portfolio manager used to describe the world's most valuable public company. Speaking to BNN on Tuesday, Norman Levine, managing director at Portfolio Management Corp., raised concerns over the... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Is the cheque disappearing any time soon?How Canadians interact with money - both physical and digital - is changing as
Is the cheque disappearing any time soon?
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
How Canadians interact with money - both physical and digital - is changing as financial technology evolves. The options available to Canadians to make payments have never been more plentiful: from cash, credit cards, Interac and e-mail transfers,... Read more
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CNET
Apple CarPlay: A guide to connecting your iPhone to your carGetting a new car is fun, until you get into the infotainment system. Car maker
Apple CarPlay: A guide to connecting your iPhone to your car
CNET / Posted yesterday
Getting a new car is fun, until you get into the infotainment system. Car makers -- whose expertise is in vehicles, not software -- tend to build overly-complicated systems that make you feel like a caveman using a smartphone for the very first... Read more
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LinuxInsider.com
Rebellin Linux Offers Best of Both Gnome WorldsThe Rebellin line avoids the pitfalls that befall many Debian GNU/Linux derivat
Rebellin Linux Offers Best of Both Gnome Worlds
LinuxInsider.com / Posted yesterday
The Rebellin line avoids the pitfalls that befall many Debian GNU/Linux derivatives. It does not maintain a warehouse full of desktop versions. It is neither a minimalistic Linux line nor a distro stuffed with bloat from packages typical users will... Read more
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TechNewsWorld.com
Rebellin Linux Offers Best of Both Gnome WorldsThe Rebellin line avoids the pitfalls that befall many Debian GNU/Linux derivat
Rebellin Linux Offers Best of Both Gnome Worlds
TechNewsWorld.com / Posted yesterday
The Rebellin line avoids the pitfalls that befall many Debian GNU/Linux derivatives. It does not maintain a warehouse full of desktop versions. It is neither a minimalistic Linux line nor a distro stuffed with bloat from packages typical users will... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Oklahoma City-based Monscierge creates technology that's changing hospitality industryOklahoma City businessman Marcus Robinson had a craving for Thai food while vis
Oklahoma City-based Monscierge creates technology that's changing hospitality industry
The Oklahoman / Posted yesterday
Oklahoma City businessman Marcus Robinson had a craving for Thai food while visiting Paris on a business trip. He didn't speak French nor did he know the city well. So he turned to a smartphone application offered by the hotel to seek a local... Read more
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CNET
Nokia may cut up to 15,000 jobs worldwide Top Stories Inside Project Ara, Google's Lego-like plan to disrupt the smart
Nokia may cut up to 15,000 jobs worldwide
CNET / Posted 2 days ago
Top Stories Inside Project Ara, Google's Lego-like plan to disrupt the smartphone Newest challenger to iOS and Android software dies before leaving the gate I want to switch to Android, and I want Apple... Read more
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