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Kim Kardashian West On Oversharing, Adopting New Platforms, And BlackBerry

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techcrunch.com - If you told a random member of the tech media a year ago that one of the biggest names interviewed by Kara Swisher at her own conference in 2014 would be Kim Kardashian West, you’d probably receive...

Facebook Keeps Top Spot For Social Referrals, Twitter Drops Further Behind Pinterest

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techcrunch.com - Twitter confounded expectations last quarter when it reported healthy revenue and good user growth numbers; now all eyes will be on its Q3 earnings later today to see if they repeat the beat. But a...

Bayonetta 2 review – more witch pickings in this super sequel | Technology

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theguardian.com - There are brief moments within Bayonetta 2 that hint at a sense of tranquillity. Flashes of Henry Mancini’s easy listening classic Moon River for example, or a fleeting pause for the heroine – a mo...

20 best iPhone and iPad apps and games this week | Technology

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theguardian.com - It’s time for this week’s roundup of the best new iPhone and iPad apps and games released on Apple’s App Store. As ever, the prices provided in brackets are for the initial download only: when an a...

Pre-Download Assassin’s Creed Unity Now on Xbox One

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news.xbox.com - Today, you can prepare to travel back in time to Paris to experience the French Revolution like never before by pre-ordering and pre-downloading Assassin’s Creed Unity on Xbox One. Help shape a new...

You can now pay for a Hailo cab without cash even if you hailed on the street - CNET

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cnet.com - E-hailing app Hailo has unveiled a couple of new features to try and run Uber off the road. Hailo is driving defensively after the wheels came off the app's US operations earlier this month. So it'...

Alpine Ships A New 7″ CarPlay-Capable Deck, But It’ll Cost You $800

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techcrunch.com - Alpine has a new way to get Apple’s CarPlay in your vehicle of choice: The iLX-007. The new aftermarket entertainment deck supports Apple’s in-car software solution, which translates some of the fu...

3 Fresh Ideas To Instantly Improve Your Blog | Tech Impact Blog - Leaders in Non-Profit Technology

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blog.techimpact.org - Your nonprofit’s blog is your voice to the public. It allows them to take a peek behind closed doors and see what your nonprofit is really all about. If your nonprofit posts to its blog regularly, ...

Say hello to Microsoft Lumia - Conversations

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conversations.nokia.com - In the coming weeks and months, you’ll start seeing even more brand experience come to life across different channels as we transition from Nokia Lumia to Microsoft Lumia. Conversations caught up w...

Huawei touts growth as smartphone shipments rise 26 percent - CNET

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cnet.com - Mobile-telecommunications company Huawei saw smartphone shipments jump considerably in the last quarter. Huawei's worldwide smartphone shipments rose 26 percent year-over-year in the third quarter ...

Apple CEO Tim Cook Criticizes Alabama Failure To Advance LGBT Rights - Business Insider

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businessinsider.com - Apple CEO Tim Cook spoke out against Alabama's lack of progress on LGBT rights in a speech before his induction into the Alabama Academy of Honor, which memorializes living Alabamans for their acco...

Robin Labs Launches Less.Mail, An A.I.-Based Assistant That Responds To Emails For You

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techcrunch.com - A new A.I.-based application for Android users called Less.Mail wants to make it easier for you to work through a crowded inbox, handling routine email responses by way of automatic replies based o...

UK dismisses mass surveillance challenge against telcos (Wired UK)

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wired.co.uk - A complaint relating to telecommunications companies' part in the mass surveillance of UK citizens has been rejected on grounds of insufficient evidence. Privacy International, which has been bring...

Microsoft Advertising releases enhancements to help promote your apps

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blogs.windows.com - Promoting your apps through ads is one of the most effective ways to drive discoverability and downloads. Since April, Windows Phone developers have been able to purchase ads to promote their apps ...

OS X Yosemite Upgraders Report Bluetooth Issues

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mactrast.com - Apple’s recent updates all seem to be bitten by the Bluetooth bug, as users running OS X Yosemite report they’re experiencing connectivity issues with their Magic Mouse, Magic Trackpad, Apple wirel...

Microsoft Garage gives early look at emerging apps - CNET

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cnet.com - Microsoft Garage, a project hatched in 2009 for Microsoft employees to explore their new ideas without fear of the public catching wind of them, has now gone public. On Wednesday, the software gian...

Boot up: Baidu's AI ads, no hamburgers!, Google v AOSP, Yosemite privacy | Technology

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theguardian.com - A burst of 8 links for you to chew over, as picked by the Technology team Deep learning can do many things. Tapping the power of hundreds or even thousands of computers, this new breed of artificia...

Google Inbox Users Can Now Invite Others to Join

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mashable.com - If you're still waiting for an invite to Inbox, Google's new app that rethinks email, we have good news: Just bug your friends who already have it. The service, which is still in beta, rolled out t...

17 Quick Wins to Boost Your Social Media Marketing Right Away

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blog.bufferapp.com - When I set up a daily to-do list, I often have a spectrum of tasks that need to get done. There are the big projects that figure to take multiple days to complete. There are medium-sized tasks that...

Microsoft Adds Unlimited OneDrive Storage To All Office 365 Accounts

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techcrunch.com - This morning, Microsoft announced that all Office 365 accounts will come with unlimited OneDrive storage. Gone are the 1 terabyte caps that were recently introduced. If you pay for Office, your sto...

First iPad mini 3 Reviews: "MEH!"

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mactrast.com - Now that the review embargo has been lifted, reviews of Apple new iPad mini 3 are pouring in. While most reviews of the new iPad Air 2 were favorable, the iPad mini 3 has been met with a resounding...

Magic For This Election Season

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blogs.windows.com - We are proud to announce that Microsoft has teamed up with CNN to help people learn and get more involved this election season, on the run-up to the 2016 Presidential race. Through this partnership...

Android 5.0 Lollipop to launch November 3 -- report - CNET

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cnet.com - Android Lollipop 5.0 will reportedly start rolling out on November 3. The launch date for the latest version of Google's mobile operating system was apparently revealed in a note to app developers ...

Fitbit Unveils Three New Devices After Recall Debacle

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huffingtonpost.com - More than nine months after recalling the Fitbit Force following complaints that the activity tracker was irritating and blistering the wrists of some owners, Fitbit on Monday announced three new d...

BBC News - Keyless cars 'increasingly targeted by thieves using computers'

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bbc.co.uk - Organised criminal gangs are increasingly targeting high-end cars with keyless security systems, a UK motoring industry group has warned. The thieves are able to bypass security using equipment int...

5 Ways to Make Shareable Images That Drive Traffic

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socialmediaexaminer.com - Are you sharing compelling images across social networks? Do you want more engagement and traffic from your efforts? If you’re not regularly sharing images that resonate with your audience, you’re ...

Business Pulse Poll: CEO Faceoff Finals: It's down to Musk and Chambers - Silicon Valley Business Journal

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bizjournals.com - After three rounds of CEO-to-CEO showdowns, Cisco CEO John Chambers faces Tesla CEO Elon Musk in the Silicon Valley Business Journal's CEO Faceoff.

Why you keep failing at big data (hint... it's your vendors' fault) - TechRepublic

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techrepublic.com - It's not surprising that most enterprises still don't know how to extract value from their data: vendors keep telling them half the story. Which half, of course, largely depends on whether it's an ...

HP adds application delivery, video transcoding and web infrastructure to Moonshot | News

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techradar.com - HP has added three new devices to its lineup of HP ProLiant Moonshot servers. The new products include application delivery, video transcoding and web infrastructure tools. HP's new application del...

Microsoft’s 2014 Annual Citizenship Report and Environmental Sustainability - Microsoft Green Blog - Site Home - MSDN Blogs

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blogs.msdn.com - Yesterday, Microsoft released its annual Citizenship Report, detailing the company’s assessment of its global citizenship work over the past fiscal year. This year’s report includes the deepest div...

Windows 10 Technical Preview updated, boasts 7,000 changes and fixes - CNET

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cnet.com - There's a new build of the Windows 10 Technical Preview available, for you enterprising early adopters who jumped on the first release. Build 9860 (up from Build 9841) adds a host of new features, ...

Microsoft Prices Xbox One Below PS4 For The First Time

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techcrunch.com - Starting November 2nd, the Xbox One’s starting price will be $350. That’s $50 off the current level. Thanks, PlayStation! The $50 discount is seemingly applicable to all the system-plus-game bundle...

How to Customize Your Social Share Buttons for Increased Traffic

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socialmediaexaminer.com - Are you happy with how social share buttons work on your website? Do they auto-populate with information that makes your brand look good on social networks? To maximize the benefits of social shari...

The Ultimate Guide to Competing with Content

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SearchEngine Journal

searchenginejournal.com - I have some depressing news for you. Your prospects, customers, and leads do not wake up every morning in breathless anticipation of your blog posts or ebooks. Nope, that kind of anticipation is re...

Gain a new level of security with TunnelBear VPN - TechRepublic

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techrepublic.com - Your privacy isn't safe. No matter what you're doing, companies are tracking your activities, and they know how to target you. If you're on public Wi-Fi, your data and privacy are open for business...

World Series Concession Stands to Accept Apple Pay

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mactrast.com - It doesn’t matter if you’re a Kansas City Royals fan, or a San Francisco Giants fan, when you attend the World Series this year, you’ll be able to pay for your peanuts and Cracker Jacks using Apple...

Google offers guide to help iOS users switch to Android - CNET

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cnet.com - Google has launched a website called Switch that has one goal in mind: educate Apple iPhone and iPad users on how they can easily move their data to Android-based devices. Essentially a manual, it ...

Samsung 'Find My Mobile' Flaw Allows Hacker to Remotely Lock Your Device

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thehackernews.com - The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is warning users of a newly discovered Zero-Day flaw in the Samsung Find My Mobile service, which fails to validate the sender of a lock-co...

10 ways to help users move from Microsoft Office to LibreOffice - TechRepublic

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techrepublic.com - It's coming -- that day when you decide the path of least resistance no longer runs through Microsoft. When that happens, you'll be seeking out alternative solutions for your business to get work d...

Cisco Encourages Smaller Partners To Jump In On The Internet Of Everything - Page 1

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crn.com - Cisco’s Internet of Everything may seem like technology on an enormous scale, but Senior Director of Partner Programs Steve Benvenuto says there is plenty of room for Cisco partners of all sizes. B...

OpenStack Summit November 2014 Paris: Managing R&D Externally

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openstacksummitnovember2014paris.sched.org - Attendance numbers do not account for private attendees. Get there early!

Facebook's New App 'Rooms' Lets You Chat Anonymously

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huffingtonpost.com - Facebook announced a new stand-alone mobile app that enables people to communicate anonymously—a change in the company's long-standing policy. Called "Rooms," the app is a sort of updated version o...

Dirty Topic Tweet Chat 10/30 – Securing Mobile Devices In The Workplace

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Symantec

symantec.com - Personal device usage is a chronic challenge in organizations today. In the U.S., 52% of employees use their smartphones to check emails with file attachments. However, it is up to employers to mit...

Google acquires Firebase to help apps span Android, iOS, Web - CNET

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cnet.com - Google has acquired Firebase, a company that offers developers a mechanism to write mobile and Web-based apps that stay in sync with each other. The Firebase employees will become part of Google's ...

4 Ways to Turn Your Employees Into Brand Ambassadors

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SocialMediaExaminer

socialmediaexaminer.com - Would you like your employees to be brand ambassadors on social media? Do your employees feel confident sharing on social media about your company? In this article you will discover how Adobe is em...

Cisco Partner Ecosystem Progress

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blogs.cisco.com - Back in March, as part of Cisco Partner Summit, I presented the Cisco Partner Ecosystem, which includes our existing channel program and our services program, and involves a much broader set of par...

Your LinkedIn Profile: Why You Need to Revisit How You Look on LinkedIn

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socialmediaexaminer.com - Are you looking for ways to use LinkedIn to attract more business for your company or brand? To learn how to optimize your LinkedIn profile as a marketer, I interview Ron Nash, the “LinkedIn Whispe...

Fed up, US cities take steps to build better broadband

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arstechnica.com - But all that’s changing fast, at least at the municipal level—and the demand for broadband is what's driving this shift. No longer content to let residents suffer from poor Internet access, cities ...

Top 10 tips to stay safe online - Telegraph

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Crimestoppers

telegraph.co.uk - 1) Use a PIN: Whether it's a phone, website or a social media account, your first line of defence is a PIN or password. Never use the same password, make sure it is hard to guess (don't use your pe...

Ballmer implies he and Bill Gates aren't BFFs - CNET

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cnet.com - He left Microsoft. He's now BasketBallmer, owner of the exciting LA Clippers. So when he appeared Tuesday on CBS' "This Morning" show, he surely hoped that all the questions would be about his new ...

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