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Michael Calce, ‘MafiaBoy’ turned security consultant, on the Heartbleed bug, and why the cloud and fingerprint scans will be hackedThe post The Interview: ‘MafiaBoy’ speaks up appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: Aaron Hutchins | Thursday, April 17, 2014
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We live in a consumer nation, where it has long been the case that many of us are encouraged to spend and to pay it off with money we don't have, which then racks up our debt. This mentality has shifted little during the recession; people are gradually...
From: Fashionologie | By: Emily Co | Thursday, April 17, 2014
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Payments Insider is delivered first thing every morning exclusively to BI Intelligence subscribers. PAYMENTS FUNDING HITS NEW HIGH: Committed capital to payments companies has hit a five-year high with 59 startups raising $492 million during the first...
From: Business Insider | By: Keith Griffith and John Heggestuen | Thursday, April 17, 2014
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In 2011, the Justice Department targeted online-poker operators for violating the Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act. Since then, many guileless amateurs, known to poker pros as “fish,” have been moving back to casinos. ...
From: The Atlantic | By: David Samuels | Thursday, April 17, 2014
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Telenav wants its latest Scout update for iPhone to stand out from other nav apps by giving what it claims 80 percent of us want while driving: gas, coffee, or food. You can now select a spot serving one of those sans typing and be sure it's decent......
From: Engadget | By: Steve Dent | Thursday, April 17, 2014
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If you've experienced problems trying to access BBC iPlayer or Sky's streaming apps on your iPhone or iPad today, you're not alone. In what appears to be a connected issue, both companies have confirmed that users are currently unable to access their......
From: Engadget | By: Matt Brian | Thursday, April 17, 2014
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Videos in your Facebook News Feed will play automatically, even if you're away from Wi-Fi and browsing on your cellular data connection. Stop that bad behavior with this quick fix....
From: Wired | By: Pranav Dixit | Thursday, April 17, 2014
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Whenever I write about Anki’s Anki Drive–a remarkable plaything which involves tiny robotic cars you control via iPhone–I call them a dazzling modern-era take on the slot-car racing of my youth. MoreMen Charged With Toppling Ancient Rock Formation...
From: Time | By: Harry McCracken | Thursday, April 17, 2014
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Yahoo is hoping to become even more important to iPhone owners. The company already provides the data used for the device’s stock-and weather-tracking apps — now it’s looking to replace Google as the Safari browser’s default search service, according...
From: Pando Daily | By: Nathaniel Mott | Thursday, April 17, 2014
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It's easy to track down iPhone apps that name catchy tunes, but it now looks like Apple wants to spare you from having to search in the first place. Bloomberg sources claim that a future version of iOS will incorporate Shazam's song recognition in......
From: Engadget | By: Jon Fingas | Thursday, April 17, 2014
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Zoosk, an online dating platform claiming 26.4M members and 650K subscribers, has filed for a $100M IPO under the symbol ZSK. The underwriters: BofA/Merrill, Citi, RBC, Oppenheimer, and William Blair.Zoosk tries to differentiate itself in a crowded market...
From: Seeking Alpha | By: SeekingAlpha | Thursday, April 17, 2014
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NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- There's no denying that shares of Apple have been in a funk recently. Sounds like time to take advantage. The stock ended Wednesday's session at $519.01, down more than 4% since the beginning of April. Before this decline, shares...
From: TheStreet | By: Richard Saintvilus | Thursday, April 17, 2014
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Images of rumored Amazon phone leakedAPThe images had a 'concealer' shell, but it didn't hide everything.Custom detail iPhone doesn't haveMore to clickStudent debt soars to what?Smartphone industry's new promise...
From: PopEater | Thursday, April 17, 2014
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Today, I've got a conversation about the founding and the growth of Evernote...
From: Mixergy | By: Andrew Khalili | Wednesday, April 16, 2014
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Page 2 is a compilation of stories and news tidbits, which for whatever reason, didn’t make the front page of /Film. After the jump we’ve included 36 different items, fun images, videos, casting tidbits, articles of interest and more. It’s like...
From: SlashFilm | By: Peter Sciretta | Wednesday, April 16, 2014
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Canon's free EOS Remote app has been around for a while, but until recently I didn't have a Canon DSLR that supported it. I recently upgraded to Canon 6D gear, and was anxious to see if the app made my field photography any easier. The app works on......
From: TUAW | By: Mel Martin | Wednesday, April 16, 2014
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There is no shortage of inspiration on Instagram for me right now. Every day I find something or someone new who I want to interview, work with or just follow online for daily inspiration. One of my current obsessions is the personal project of designer...
From: Design Sponge | By: Grace Bonney | Wednesday, April 16, 2014
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New iPhone app Superb helps users craft a list of places they want to go to, using a Tinder-like swiping interface....
From: GigaOm | By: Lauren Hockenson | Wednesday, April 16, 2014
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RunKeeper is targeting non-athletes with its new iOS app, Breeze, which launches on Thursday. But unlike its flagship app that tracks activity during exercise, the company's latest app will track all your daily activity, not just during workouts. Breeze...
From: Mashable | By: Karissa Bell | Thursday, April 17, 2014
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Though the shape is no stranger, it’s still nice to see Alfa’s booth here at the show. In the coming year, Alfa will offer up 1,000 copies of their 4C sports car as pictured above. Though much of this car’s appeal is in the aesthetics, even more...
From: EGMCarTech | By: Sawyer Sutton | Thursday, April 17, 2014
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One key factor when evaluating PC and console games ported to iPad or iPhone is how well the controls have been adapted from keyboard, mouse and/or joypad to a touchscreen. But in this case that doesn’t really apply, because the controls in Surgeon...
From: Macworld | By: David Price | Thursday, April 17, 2014
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The one-time Facebook phenom arrives on iOS and Android in its first made-for-mobile edition
From: Time | By: Harry McCracken | Thursday, April 17, 2014
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From: Yanko Design | By: Troy Turner | Thursday, April 17, 2014
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CEO Marissa Mayer is allegedly pushing for Yahoo to become the search engine that's shippped with Apple's mobile devices, including iPads. But is that really feasible?
From: Minyanville | By: Mike Schuster | Thursday, April 17, 2014
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Zynga is following through on a promise to bring its FarmVille franchise back to mobile, a crucial first step coming nearly a year after Don Mattrick was named CEO....
From: Wall Street Journal | By: Ian Sherr | Thursday, April 17, 2014
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There are lots of clouds. The one I'm thinking of is the one that Amazon runs, and that so many are trying to catch up to. Here's a list of ideas the next-layer-up will have. The basic unit shouldn't be a CPU, it should be an app. They are like the apps...
From: Scripting News | Thursday, April 17, 2014
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Cellular carriers in the U.S. want you to think they have your best interests at heart. That, hey, if your smartphone gets lost or stolen, they will have your back. At least that's what those carriers would have you believe with a new smartphone "kill...
From: Read Write Web | By: Dan Rowinski | Thursday, April 17, 2014
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A strong recommendation for Apple stock was pushed by investment firm Morgan Stanley on Thursday, which said now is the right time to invest due to low institutional ownership, resilient iPhone sales, and anticipated upcoming product launches....
From: Apple Insider | Thursday, April 17, 2014
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 Apple has a pair of new patent applications published by the USPTO today (via AppleInsider) which describe a gesture-based unlocking system for iPhone or iPad devices. The system is more sophisticated than existing implementations, however, and includes...
From: TechCrunch | By: Darrell Etherington | Thursday, April 17, 2014
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Filed under: Company News, Google, Apple, Entertainment Industry, Investing Getty Images It's been 11 years since Apple (AAPL) revolutionized the digital music industry by rolling out the iTunes Music Store, but now the tune is fading out. Billboard...
From: Daily Finance | By: Rick Aristotle Munarriz | Thursday, April 17, 2014
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I have mobile site which have Simple Span having Phone number in it. 999-120-9191 Problem: when i open my page in iphone it have link on phone number. When i click on it option come to call. How to remove it?? This is link of Fiddle. When you open it...
From: Stack Overflow | By: Jamm | Thursday, April 17, 2014
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Whether it’s the first time you’ve picked up an iPad or the seventeenth time you’ve pulled out your iPhone today, there are probably still some iOS 7 features and functionality that you’re not familiar with. Don’t sweat it: We’re here to...
From: Macworld | By: Serenity Caldwell, Dan Moren | Thursday, April 17, 2014
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Let's cut to the chase. While some apps have a lot of bells and whistles, there's something refreshing about those with a single, specific function How about a weather app that tells you when you need to wear pants? Or a fitness app that helps you knock...
From: Mashable | By: Yohana Desta | Thursday, April 17, 2014
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A company is trying to remove the social stigma associated with hearing loss. ...
From: The Atlantic | By: Megan Garber | Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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A Kickstarter crowdfunding campaign is raising money for a new type of watersport. The Aqua Elliptica works like a cross trainer that is used on water. Users pump away on the footplates to turn a propeller and move the machine forward... Continue Reading...
From: Gizmag | By: Stu Robarts | Thursday, April 17, 2014
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Yesterday I put up an unlocked iPhone 4s on ebay for sale. It literally sold in about a minute. This old phone sold at the price it was originally purchased for. I sent the buyer an invoice. They paid it with another minute. For this old phone, that's...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: sock, the puppet | Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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Tech firm is trying to convince jurors that iPhone maker exaggerated claims
From: Irish Times | Thursday, April 17, 2014
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Cell phone theft is on the rise in many countries. In the U.S., pressures from law makers and consumers have pushed companies to acknowledge the need for countermeasures. After July 2015, all new wireless devices associated with the companies that are...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Selina Leavitt | Thursday, April 17, 2014
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iPhone makers plans integrated song discoveryin new version of mobile software
From: Irish Times | Thursday, April 17, 2014
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The next-generation Nocs NS500 Aluminum earphones feature a CNC-machined, chamfered-cut, sandblasted aluminum housing. A sandblasted surface gives it superior scratch resistance and a smooth, even surface that enhances the high polish edge…Nocs NS500...
From: High Snobiety | By: Brian Farmer | Thursday, April 17, 2014
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UK-based motor manufacturer MG has unveiled a concept of its first fully electric vehicle. The company has developed a static preview of its MG Dynamo in an attempt to gauge demand for a small, electric MG within the European market... Continue Reading...
From: Gizmag | By: Nick Lavars | Thursday, April 17, 2014
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i am new in iOs programming. Please help I am creating a database if it is not present then creating table and after reading line by line record from a file , i am trying to insert it into a database I am looping for inserting data , i have read about...
From: Stack Overflow | By: hridya | Thursday, April 17, 2014
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Can't name that tune? No worry: Bloomberg is reporting that Apple is partnering with Shazam to embed song identification software right into its forthcoming iOS 8.Read more......
From: Gizmodo | By: Jamie Condliffe | Thursday, April 17, 2014
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Last year we took a look at Postifier, a device that sits in a mailbox patiently awaiting any deliveries and alerting users on their smartphone when something arrives. Because Postifier relied on Bluetooth technology, range was limited to around 100...
From: Gizmag | By: Darren Quick | Thursday, April 17, 2014
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I have code in a block like so: // Create thread dispatch_queue_t syncedQueue = dispatch_queue_create("Synced Email Queue", NULL); // Run block on another thread called syncedQueue dispatch_async(syncedQueue, ^{ [syncedUsers user:user.username withEmails:emails...
From: Stack Overflow | By: chris | Thursday, April 17, 2014
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 Quick! That catchy new track is playing over the gym's loudspeaker, and you've been meaning to figure out its name for days. You grab your iPhone. You bring up Siri, and say "Siri, what song is this?" Maybe she'll just sit there. Maybe she'll crack...
From: TechCrunch | By: Greg Kumparak | Thursday, April 17, 2014
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Watch Tim Kennedy vs. Michael Bisping full fight video highlights from TUF Nations Finale's main event above, courtesy of FOX Sports. More Coverage: TUF Nations Finale Results | UFC newsDownload MMA Fighting iPhone App The Ultimate Fighter Nations Finale...
From: MMA Fighting | By: Shaun Al-Shatti | Thursday, April 17, 2014
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Swann Security has announced an all-in-one, Wi-Fi-enabled monitoring system featuring a 720p day and night camera, a 7-inch monitor and a companion app for both iOS and Android devices... Continue Reading Swann launches all-in-one Wi-Fi home monitoring...
From: Gizmag | By: Nick Lavars | Thursday, April 17, 2014
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Search Jim Cramer's "Mad Money" trading recommendations using our exclusive "Mad Money" Stock Screener. NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- What are the two best words to describe this market? Fear and loathing, Jim Cramer told his Mad Money viewers Tuesday after...
From: TheStreet | By: Scott Rutt | Tuesday, April 15, 2014
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Volvo and Apple offered the first public demonstration of CarPlay in the U.S. since its March debut at the Geneva International Motor Show, showing off how the system works during the New York International Auto Show on Wednesday. Although CarPlay wasn't...
From: Mashable | By: Adario Strange | Thursday, April 17, 2014
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