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How Google's Sundar Pichai Stands Out - Business Insider

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businessinsider.com - A big shakeup at Google was announced Friday. CEO Larry Page will be stepping back and focusing on "the bigger picture," shifting more responsibility to his right-hand man, Sundar Pichai. It's a bi...

Tech Report: Official World Series Photographer Explains How To Shoot Better Smartphone Pics « KRON4 – San Francisco Bay Area News

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news.kron4.com - SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) — Local professional photographer and official World Series shooter Brad Mangin talks with KRON 4′s Gabe Slate about using his smartphone to make memorable championship moments.

iPad Air 2 Review: The Best Tablet Needs to Work Harder - WSJ - WSJ

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online.wsj.com - When Steve Jobs plopped down on the couch, minutes after showing off the iPad for the first time, he said, “It’s so much more intimate than a laptop and so much more capable than a smartphone.” Fou...

Sundar Pichai’s Ascension At Google Could Herald New Platform Unification

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techcrunch.com - In a sweeping transfer of power, Google CEO Larry Page will bequeath operational leadership of a host of core products to his lieutenant Sundar Pichai. Pichai, a well-known Google executive, will a...

Inside The Spotify – Echo Nest Skunkworks

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techcrunch.com - They call it Truffle Pig, and it’s ProTools for playlists. Punch in parameters like “danceability”, date ranges, or emotions and Truffle Pig spits out a set of top jams that would fit your “Lovesic...

PSA: Don’t Open Random PowerPoint Presentations From Strangers Right Now

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techcrunch.com - Heads up! In what feels like a throwback to the late 90s/early 2000’s, Microsoft has discovered one helluva bug in Microsoft Office. Executed properly, the bug could be exploited to take over your ...

FCC: Phone companies posted private info online

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bigstory.ap.org - WASHINGTON (AP) — Two phone companies — TerraCom Inc. and YourTel America Inc. — unwittingly posted the Social Security numbers, driver's licenses and other sensitive data of up to 300,000 clients ...

US retailers disabling NFC readers to block Apple Pay in favor of QR codes - The Next Web

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thenextweb.com - Retail heavyweights in the US are moving to block Apple Pay by simply disabling NFC readers in their Point of Sale terminals while working to release their own solution. A report by The Verge today...

Google Employee Arrested by FBI for Nude Photo Scam

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hollywoodreporter.com - A Google employee is in trouble for cyberstalking.  Nicholas Rotundo, 23, was arrested Oct. 4 and indicted by the FBI on three felony charges for allegedly obtaining nude photos of a female college...

Terminal’s Containers Pioneer A New Way Of Developing Apps From The Cloud

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techcrunch.com - Terminal, a San Francisco-based startup founded by some ex-Facebook and Google technical talent, is trying to transform the way we do software development. They’ve built system supporting container...

The outer limits: the Cowon Plenue 1 music player - CNET

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cnet.com - Neil Young's much touted and highly anticipated Pono high-resolution music player will hardly be the first of its kind. HiFiMan has been making awesome sounding hi-res players for five years, and j...

SEO Tune Up | socialseofusion

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socialseofusion.com - Yes, I want SocialSEOFusion to Provide an SEO Tune Up.  I understand that I need to work with them to provide them any information necessary to do the best job possible for me, and I will cooperate...

The Imminent Death of the Internet Troll - The Atlantic

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theatlantic.com - A new survey on online harassment confirms what many people already know: The Internet can be a mean, hateful, and frightening place—especially for young women. In a Pew Research Center survey of 2...

Android Wear Updated with Music Sync and GPS Features

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thenextweb.com - One of the issues with wearables is that many of them need to stay connected to a smartwatch at all times. Android Wear has been no different. But an update for Android Wear just made smartwatches ...

Wi-Fi hotspots turn New York subway musicians into a wireless orchestra

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theverge.com - Wi-Fi in New York City Subway stations makes it easy to burn through your inbox during your commute, but did you know it can also be used to make some great music? Director Chris Shimojima paired e...

Jobs at BuzzFeed

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buzzfeed.com - BuzzFeed is the leading media company for the social age, intensely focused on delivering high-quality original reporting, insight, and viral content across a rapidly expanding array of subject are...

First Look At 3D Camera App 3DAround

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techcrunch.com - What if you could shoot those cool 360-degree, swivel-around photos you see on ecommerce sites or in The Matrix with just your smartphone? Then you’d be using the 3DAround camera app that launches ...

Two major druggists 'just say no' to Apple Pay | VentureBeat | News

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venturebeat.com - Reports today are saying the pharmacy chain CVS has shut off the NFC-based contactless payment option at point of sale terminals in thousands of stores. The move will make it impossible to pay for ...

Could This Be the MINI We've All Been Waiting For? - Business Insider

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businessinsider.com - One of the most tantalizing cars at this year's Paris Auto Show will be the MINI Superleggera Vision. In an age where cars are growing in size and weight, MINI has decided to move in the opposite d...

Top-rated reviews of the week (pictures) - CNET

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cnet.com - Pioneer AVIC 5000NEX Navigation System The Bottom Line: Pioneer's flagship AVIC 8000NEX boasts dozens of media and navigation options -- including the first aftermarket appearance of Apple CarPlay ...

'Inaccurate and misleading' on Brown autopsy

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msnbc.com - Explore Watch Join In Speak Out Web exclusive: Forensic expert interviewed by Lawrence O'Donnell rewrites her "explosive" quote on Michael Brown's autopsy and Officer Darren Wilson's use of deadly ...

‘Facebook a gift to intelligence agencies’ - Laura Poitras — RT News

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rt.com - Investigative journalist Laura Poitras says she is worried about intelligence agencies using the all-too-easily-accessible data gathered from social networks - as people share their personal inform...

Online Dating? Here's How Long You Should Wait Until the First Date - SELF

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self.com - Have you ever wondered about the appropriate moment to meet your online date? I have. And now science finally has an answer with a new study from the Journal of Computer-Mediated Communication. Aft...

Best iPad Air 2 Cases - Business Insider

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businessinsider.com - Apple may make one of the best tablets in the world, but that doesn't mean it's the most durable. If you plan on tossing your new iPad in your bag for your commute, you'll probably want to get a ca...

Sharp Aquos Crystal (Boost Mobile) review - CNET

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cnet.com - It's been a very long time since we've seen a phone come out of Sharp's pipeline. So when the Japanese-based company announced its Aquos Crystal, I was not only surprised that Sharp released a new ...

RUTG vs. NEB - ESPN Video - ESPN

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Japanese Hobbyists Build A Working Transformer

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techcrunch.com - Eee-urrk-urrk-urrk-urk! A pair of Japanese hobbyists have built a transforming robot that can walk or, when in sports car form, drive around autonomously. It’s called the J-deite Quarter and is fou...

Resources - Jeffbullas's Blog

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jeffbullas.com - So you don’t have any idea where to start, right? Guess what—neither did I. I was clueless. Literally. When I started JeffBullas.com a few years ago, I had no idea how to start a blog. I could hard...

Connecting to the iTunes Store.

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search.itunes.apple.com - If iTunes doesn't open, click the iTunes application icon in your Dock or Windows Task Bar. To download iTunes, please click here.

The internet of things is in a bubble phase, says IBM internet of things exec — Tech News and Analysis

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gigaom.com - The idea of an internet-connected toaster is, for now, a stupid idea: the average person doesn’t care how many Pop Tarts they consume, and no one wants to rewire their entire home to make all their...

Sun GlassFish Enterprise Server v2.1 - Error report

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Bank of America to Refund Apple Pay Customers Charged Twice - TheStreet

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thestreet.com - SAN JOSE, CALIF. -- Bank of America (BAC) is apologizing for double-billing customers who made purchases using Apple's (AAPL) new mobile payments service. A bank spokeswoman said Wednesday that the...

Make Rooms For Daddy, Facebook’s Back To The Future

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inventorspot.com - Yes, this just might be your Daddy’s old guilty-pleasure resurrected For those who were the early adopters of the Internet, you probably still wax nostalgic over the days of chat rooms. Introduced ...

AT&T Breaks The Apple SIM’s Best Feature, Locks It Down If You Pick AT&T

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techcrunch.com - The idea behind the Apple SIM that comes in the new iPads is most excellent: one sim, many carriers. Whenever you want to switch carriers, you’d just pop into settings and pick the new one. If you ...

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