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NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Does a mega merger in the auto industry have wheels?  Fiat-Chryser CEO Sergio Marchionne fueled more speculation about a deal.  Must Read: Warren Buffett's Top 10 Stock Buys In remarks Thursday from his native Italy, Marchione...
From: TheStreet | By: James Rubin | Friday, May 29, 2015
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Want to have a perfect day of eating? Registered holistic nutritionist Yuri Elkaim shared these science-backed tips with YourTango on what you should and shouldn't be eating every day. No excuses. Eat like a champ. While chatting with one of my coaching...
From: FitSugar | By: YourTango | Friday, May 29, 2015
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In its first serious move into the augmented reality sp […]
From: Silicon Angle | By: Duncan Riley | Friday, May 29, 2015
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I’ve spent the past few weeks with a town crier attached to my wrist. Or at least that’s the best metaphor I can come up with for what wearing an Apple Watch does for (to?) a news-interested consumer. It’s tweaked the modern American condition...
From: Nieman Journalism Lab | By: Joshua Benton | Friday, May 29, 2015
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Let's get one thing out of the way: I don't listen to Taylor Swift's music. I'm not one of her millions of adoring fans, which is why I'm not willing to let her off the hook for abandoning Spotify. The truth is, Swift's decision to pull her albums from...
From: Business Insider | By: Dave Smith | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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Good morning! Here's everything you need to know before you head off for the weekend. 1. Get ready for Amazon milk and cereal. The company is reportedly planing an expansion into food products. 2. Here's the case for how Apple could blow up the cable...
From: Business Insider | By: Lara O'Reilly | Friday, May 29, 2015
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Copyright Office: Jacqueline CharlesworthMichelle ChoeRegan SmithCy DonnellySteve RuheJohn RileyStacy Cheney (NTIA) Note that my recap does not reflect all Qs because I was participating. Proposed Class 7: Audiovisual works – derivative uses –...
From: Rebecca Tushnet | By: Rebecca Tushnet | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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Consumers and businesses alike are always seeking out ways to streamline the checkout experience, most recently with mobile payment systems like Apple Pay and Android Pay. But there’s one major retailer that won’t be jumping into new payment options...
From: Consumerist | By: Ashlee Kieler | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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Today was a pretty big day for Google. At its annual I/O developer conference, the company unveiled Android M, Android Pay, Brillo, Google Photos, and more. For your convenience, here’s a list of everything Google announced during its opening keynote. Google...
From: VentureBeat | By: Harrison Weber | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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Google announced Thursday a new payments platform for Android called Android Pay. Android Pay is very similar to Apple Pay for the iPhone. It lets you load up your credit card infomation to your Android phone and pay for stuff in stores by tapping your...
From: Business Insider | By: Steve Kovach | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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Google unveil's its long awaited payment platform at its 2015 developer conference....
From: VentureBeat | By: Ruth Reader | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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But first, retailer must finish transition to more secure credit card system
From: Time | By: Victor Luckerson | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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After testing the waters on Mac and iPad successfully, Pixelmator is now bringing its highly rated image editor to Apple's iPhone. Finally. Most notably, the application will feature new editing elements to assist while you're on the go, including a...
From: Engadget | By: Edgar Alvarez | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- The current bull market is getting old, and that's a good time for a buy-write investing strategy, says Ari Sass, portfolio manager for the M.D. Sass Equity Income Plus Fund. "We are clearly in the later stages of a bull market...
From: TheStreet | By: Gregg Greenberg | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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The latest in a slew of leaks related to Apple’s expect […]
From: Silicon Angle | By: Collen Kriel | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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It sounds like something out of a horror movie…if mobile phones watched horror movies. A certain string of Arabic characters, when sent to an iPhone, can crash the device and force it to restart immediately. It’s a hilarious prank, but also a nasty...
From: Consumerist | By: Laura Northrup | Wednesday, May 27, 2015
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Beware if you have any jokester friends with iOS devices -- they might just have a way to ruin your day if you have any iOS gadgets of your own. Apple has confirmed that it's fixing a recently discovered bug that crashes iPhones and other iOS 8 hardw......
From: Play Savvy | By: Jon Fingas | Wednesday, May 27, 2015
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Just days after snubbing Microsoft’s $55 billion […]
From: Silicon Angle | By: Mike Wheatley | Friday, May 29, 2015
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As Apple prepares to launch iOS 9 at its Worldwide Developers Conference 2015 in June, we round up the key features you need to know about...
From: Telegraph | By: Rhiannon Williams | Friday, May 29, 2015
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A bug is causing iPhone devices to crash if a certain string of Arabic characters is received in a text message.
From: Sky News | Friday, May 29, 2015
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Apple has provided a temporary fix to iMessage issue using Siri, following the detection of a bug that caused crashes in iPhones. Here below is the...
From: The Standard Hong Kong | Friday, May 29, 2015
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We wrote about a new iOS bug on Thursday, which crashes the device's Messages app if it receives a certain string of characters via text message Apple hasn't fixed the problem, but it has a workaround for those affected, which includes its voice assistant,...
From: Mashable | By: Stan Schroeder | Friday, May 29, 2015
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How do you test the parachutes that will save spacecraft as they tumble towards the surface of a planet from the reaches of space? In the world’s largest wind tunnel, of course.Read more......
From: Gizmodo | By: Jamie Condliffe | Friday, May 29, 2015
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Yesterday, at the Google I/O developers conference in San Francisco, Google announced a rival to Apple Pay, according to a report from the Wall Street Journal. Its moniker: a the rather unoriginal Google Pay. The Apple Pay rival will come standard with...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Don Crothers | Friday, May 29, 2015
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Apple has announced a temporary fix for a bug that breaks users' iPhones with a single text message, as it works to patch the bug permanently. Earlier this week, Apple users realised that when iPhones are sent a certain string of characters, it can crash...
From: Business Insider | By: Rob Price | Friday, May 29, 2015
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Earlier this week, it came to light that a simple text message can crash Messages on any iPhone it’s sent to . Apple hasn’t fixed the problem at a software level yet—but it does have a temporary solution that you can use if you’re affected.Read...
From: Gizmodo | By: Jamie Condliffe | Friday, May 29, 2015
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Good morning! Here's the tech news you need to know going into the weekend. 1. Google announced a bunch of new things at its I/O event yesterday. It announced Android M, Google Photos, a new Google Cardboard, offline Google Maps, new developer tools...
From: Business Insider | By: James Cook | Friday, May 29, 2015
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A flaw in Apple’s iOS is allowing pranksters to remotely shut down other people’s phones. Some iPhone users on Reddit recently discovered that sending a certain string of text to someone will force the recipient’s device to crash and reboot. The...
From: FAIL Blog | Wednesday, May 27, 2015
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The Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge will receive an Android 5.1 update, likely next month, which will include some new camera features that are very iPhone-like, according to the International Business Times. The Android 5.1 update, coming to the Samsung...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Don Crothers | Friday, May 29, 2015
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Apple is outraged about the conduct of Michael Bromwich, who was assigned to investigate its antitrust practices. On Thursday, the iPhone maker got some vindication. A New York appeals court had harsh words for the lawyer assigned to monitor Apple’s...
From: Free Republic | By: Fortune | Friday, May 29, 2015
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Lenovo announced on Wednesday that your files on Dropbox, Google Drive, and Box can be searched by merely speaking a command to Windows 10’s virtual assistant Cortana. Cortana is a voice controlled assistant modeled after a character from the popular...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Dieter Holger | Friday, May 29, 2015
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The rankings in Apple’s App Store can make or break an app development company. If your app is “featured” by Apple’s staff in the App Store — given a special display that most other apps don’t get — it can transform your app into an overnight...
From: Business Insider | By: Jim Edwards | Wednesday, May 27, 2015
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Out of all the major technology companies, Apple is yet to reveal its plans for augmented or virtual reality. But still, chances are the Cupertino firm's working on a project (or two) behind closed doors, as signaled by multiple patents that have sur......
From: Engadget | By: Edgar Alvarez | Friday, May 29, 2015
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The global smartphone business is booming, growing almost 20% year-on-year, according to new data from Gartner — but Samsung's sales are flagging hard. The South Korean smartphone company remains the single largest smartphone vendor in the world, selling...
From: Business Insider | By: Rob Price | Friday, May 29, 2015
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Google may have been the first big tech company to push NFC payments, but it was Apple Pay that got the public excited about buying things with your smartphone. At a Google I/O session for Android Pay, the search giant announced that it was partnerin......
From: Joystiq | By: Roberto Baldwin | Friday, May 29, 2015
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Echoing findings from IDC earlier this month, market research firm Gartner this week estimated global iPhone sales hit 60.2 million units for the first quarter of 2015, in large part thanks to a surge in China.
From: Apple Insider | Friday, May 29, 2015
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Google I/O kicked off Thursday with a nearly two-and-a-half-hour keynote about everything from new Android features to Project Loon’s Internet balloons. Our sister site Greenbot has all the news, but a couple of the announcements should particularly...
From: Macworld | By: Susie Ochs | Friday, May 29, 2015
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Here's what we'll be looking out for at Google's developer conference this week.
From: Read Write Web | By: Robert Glen Fogarty | Wednesday, May 27, 2015
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Now that electronics manufacturers are releasing more and more smartwatch models, you might be wondering what the authorities' stance is on using one while driving. Well, this clears things up a bit for our Canadian readers: a man named Jeffrey Maces......
From: GameDaily | By: Mariella Moon | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google's next version of its Android operating system will boast new ways to fetch information, pay merchants and protect privacy on mobile devices as the Internet company duels with Apple in the quest to make their technology...
From: NewsOK | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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The trees in back of my condo seem to have several oak galls, but they're way larger than the internet is describing galls (oak apples) to me. What else could they be, and/or why are they so much bigger then they're supposed to be?Details: I'm in the...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: a box and a stick and a string and a bear | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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IBM isn't just embracing the iPhone and iPad for enterprise apps, the company will also be allowing employees to choose a Mac as a work-issued computer for the first time ever The news, which comes from 9to5Mac is sort of a "hell has frozen over" kind...
From: Mashable | By: Christina Warren | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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Apple's new smartwatch is a hit, but it will never be as important as the iPhone.
From: The Motley Fool | By: Rick Munarriz, The Motley Fool | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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Step inside the Madame Tussauds in San Francisco and you'll find waxworks of Barack Obama, Mark Zuckerberg and other American icons. Steve Jobs is also present, but for many Apple fans there's something amiss about his model. The problem? There's no...
From: Switched | By: Nick Summers | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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Deainthebox via eBay offers this LED Flashing Case for Apple iPhone 6 in four colors for 99 cents with free shipping. That's $9 below the lowest total price we could find for a similar case. It lights up when you receive a call....
From: CNET | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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Apple, Google and Facebook came out today in opposition to a North Carolina bill that would put a hold on the state’s renewable energy target. The three internet giants have a strong presence in North Carolina. They have reportedly invested more than...
From: Greentech Media | By: Julia Pyper | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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We're another step closer to a world where we can pay for a pastry in our local coffee shop in much the same way we pay for a video online. The post Google Mimics Apple With Android Pay appeared first on WIRED....
From: Wired | By: Cade Metz | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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At the I/O developers conference this morning, Google announced that its low-cost VR headset, dubbed Cardboard, is now available for (official) use with the Apple operating system. The system has only been available for the Android OS since its debut......
From: Play Savvy | By: Andrew Tarantola | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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There’s not much else that causes as much anxiety as your iPhone running out of battery and having no charger in sight. In order to relieve that anxiety, Apple has partnered with on-demand app Postmates to offer a sensible solution: same-day delivery...
From: Macworld | By: Oscar Raymundo | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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