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2 hrs ago | The Campbell Reporter

Biz Break: Facebook, Zynga launch new mobile offerings

This image provided by Facebook shows how users can manually share their location using the Nearby Friends" tool.


Related Topix: Startups, Facebook, Social Software, Zynga, MadFox, Break., Video Games, SanDisk, Search Engines

7 hrs ago | West Australian

Tech workers seek to use Steve Jobs evidence in upcoming trial on no-hire accords

Four large technology companies should not be allowed to limit evidence about Apple Inc co-founder Steve Jobs at an upcoming trial over no-hire agreements in Silicon Valley, according to a court document filed late on Thursday by employees suing the firms.


Related Topix: Books, Steve Jobs, Apple, Startups, Science / Technology, Google, Search Engines

Thu Apr 17, 2014

National Public Radio

Venture Investments Highest Since 2001

Funding for U.S. startup companies soared 57 percent in the first quarter to a level not seen since 2001, as venture capitalists piled more money into a growing number of deals, according to a report due out Friday.


Related Topix: Venture Capital, Twitter, Social Software


Why a Smartphone Kill Switch Won't Stop Thefts

CIO - Yesterday, wireless industry group CTIA announced a partnership between many of the major smartphone makers and all of the leading U.S. wireless carriers that's designed to enable smartphone "kill-switch" functionality on handsets sold in the United States after July 2015.


Related Topix: CIO News, Wireless, Minnesota Government, Minnesota

Authorities Arrest Four In Child Porn Sweep

The Ocean County Prosecutor's Office has arrested four area men on charges of possession and distribution of child pornography.


Related Topix: Ocean County, NJ, Prison, Lakewood, NJ, Wireless

Daily Mail

Police refuse to release 13-minute 911 call of woman 'shot dead by her husband'

Perms, booze, free love and really tight speedos... and that's just the men: Take a terrifying look at Spring break in the 1980s Cops REFUSING to release 13-minute 911 call of woman 'shot dead by her marijuana-smoking husband' just one mile away from a police station Obama says Biden 'will go down as one of the finest Vice Presidents in history' - ... (more)


Related Topix: Drugs, Marijuana, X-Men, Action Movies, Thriller, Science Fiction Movies, Google, Startups, Search Engines

KCCI-TV Des Moines

Stocks down after Google, IBM disappoint

Once you're logged in, at the top of each article, video or slideshow you will see a list of your Facebook friends who recently visited Choose to share stories you'e read with your friends or turn sharing OFF to keep your reading experience anonymous .


Related Topix: Search Engines, Financial Markets, Stanley

Brand Republic

YouTube reveals user habits to appeal to 'older' marketers

The company wants to disprove the stereotype of YouTube users as a young, anti-social group with limited influence who believe online content should be free.


Related Topix: Search Engines

Wall Street Journal

Jasper Raises $50M at $1 Billion-Plus Valuation For Internet Of Things

Jasper has raised $50 million in funding at a valuation of more than $1 billion for software that enables objects of all types-autos, baby pajamas, airplane engines and so on-to communicate in what has lately become known as the Internet of Things.


Related Topix: Computers, Venture Capital, iPhone

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Fired Yahoo exec gets $58M for 15 months of work

The disclosure in a regulatory filing Wednesday may lead to more second-guessing about Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer's decision to hire de Castro as her second-in-command in October 2012.


Related Topix: Startups, Yahoo!, Dapper, Google, Search Engines, AdMob

The New Zealand Herald

German media boss says he's scared of Google

The head of Germany's biggest media company says he is afraid of Google and wants the company to become more transparent.


Related Topix: Google, Startups, Search Engines, World News, Germany

Google's 1Q earnings disappoint as ad prices slip

The results announced Wednesday fell below analyst projections. Google's Class A stock shed $17.10, or 3 percent, to $546.80 in extended trading.


Related Topix: Google, Startups, Search Engines


Man makes fun of Heartbleed, posts passwords online, gets 'hacked'

When it comes to how one should conduct themselves on the Internet, some things are okay to do.


Related Topix: US News, US Federal Bureau of Investigation, Search Engines, Computer Security, Science / Technology, Microsoft Windows

The Modesto Bee

US stocks open higher; Yahoo soars in early trade

In this Friday, June 29, 2012, file photo Specialists Frank Masello, left, and John T. O'Hara work on the trading floor of the New York Stock Exchange in New York shortly before the closing bell.


Related Topix: Financial Markets, WebMD, Search Engines, Business News


D-Link Updates QRS Mobile App Making It Easier Than Ever to Configure ...

D-Link today announced a new update to its QRS Mobile App that makes configuring a home network even easier.


Related Topix: Wireless, Science / Technology, Wi-Fi, Facebook, iPod touch App, iPad App, Twitter, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, iPhone, Ipad


Stocks get a boost from earnings, China

U.S. stock futures were moving higher after a set of positive earnings and better-than-expected Chinese GDP data boosted investor sentiment.


Related Topix: Financial Markets, WebMD, Search Engines, Financial Services, Travelers Express Company


Google steps up competition with Amazon, expands Cloud Platform to Asia

Google has expanded its Cloud Platform to include locally hosted computing capacity, storage and data bases for the Asia-Pacific region.


Related Topix: Search Engines

Tue Apr 15, 2014

St. Cloud Times

Wireless industry makes anti-theft commitmentWireless industry makes...

Wireless industry makes anti-theft commitment on CTIA-The Wireless Association announced that under a "Smartphone Anti-Theft Voluntary Commitment," the companies including Apple Inc., Samsung Electronics Co., Verizon Wireless, AT&T ... (more)


Related Topix: Wireless, Startups, Apple, Semiconductors, Samsung Electronics Co, Electronics, Sprint Nextel, Telecom, IT Services, Criminal Defense Law, Law, iPod touchiPad App, iPad App, iPhone App, Find My iPhone, iPod touch App, iPhone and iPad App

WIVB-TV Buffalo

Wireless industry makes anti-theft commitment

A trade group for wireless providers says the country's biggest smartphone makers and carriers will soon put anti-theft tools on the devices to try to deter rampant theft.


Related Topix: Wireless


US stock markets rebounds after choppy day

Stocks managed a late-afternoon rebound for the second time in two days as investors seemed to brush off a report of lower confidence among homebuilders and simmering tensions in the Ukraine.


Related Topix: Financial Markets, Search Engines, Business News


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