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1 hr ago | Benzinga

Weekly Highlights: Amazon's First Smartphone, Google's Latest Acquisition And More

It's hard to believe that Amazon will release its first smartphone in just two months, but a new report indicates that one is right around the corner.


Related Topix: Emerging Technology, Twitter

5 hrs ago | USA Today

Awesome apps for a new Android device

Apple can boast a very successful App Store, but the Google Play store has now caught up in the number of apps available for Android smartphones and tablets, each at about 1.2 million at last count.


Related Topix: Apple, Startups, Google, Emerging Technology, iPod touch App, USA TODAY, iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, USA Today, Publishing, Media, Google Drive

9 hrs ago | NewsFactor

Cortana Fills Windows Phone Gap

The new Windows system, Windows Phone 8.1, includes the virtual assistant Cortana, which combines Siri's personality with Google Now's knack for anticipation.


Related Topix: Google, Startups, Emerging Technology, Microsoft

13 hrs ago |

Do You Make These Mistakes?

I grew up in the 1970's and 80's, a time when internet and Google were not yet words, Yahoo was an explanation cowboys hollered out when excited, and computers took up entire rooms and required very specialized experts to run and understand them.


Related Topix: Emerging Technology, Computers

Sat Apr 19, 2014

Seeking Alpha

The Nokia X Goads Google To Work On A $100 Nexus

Nokia really got its mojo back with the release of the Nokia X Android Open Source Project phone.


Related Topix: Google, Startups, Emerging Technology, Wireless, Telecom, Nokia, Microsoft, Mobile Marketing

Seeking Alpha

A Sub-$100 Nexus Phone Can Kill The BlackBerry Z3

Rumor has it that MediaTek is helping Google come up with a sub-$100 Nexus Android phone.


Related Topix: Google, Startups, Emerging Technology, Apple, Energy, Oil & Gas, Samsung, Kindle, iPod touch App, iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, Ipad, Science / Technology

Clickety Clack

Google Weighs Boosting Encrypted Sites in Its Search Algorithm

In a move that experts say could make it harder to spy on Web users, Google is considering giving a boost in its search-engine results to websites that use encryption, the engineer in charge of fighting spam in search results hinted at a recent conference.


Related Topix: Google, Startups, Emerging Technology, Science / Technology, Internet


Coming Soon? Opt-In Anti-Theft Kill Switch and Facebook e-Wallet

Facebook, like Google, continues to add to its list of services -- Facebook wants to be our everything.


Related Topix: Emerging Technology, California, California Government, Cell Phones, Electronics, Amazon


Google Earnings, Sales Disappoint

Although it remains among the world's most profitable companies, Google is struggling to adjust to a shift away from desktop and laptop computers to smartphones and tablets.


Related Topix: Google, Startups, Emerging Technology

The Campbell Reporter

Warming up to the future with Nest thermostat

During cold spells, Andy Law likes to keep his San Jose house warm and toasty, which used to be a problem whenever the 29-year-old Yahoo mobile app designer traveled out of town.


Related Topix: Emerging Technology, Marketing

Fri Apr 18, 2014


Amazon's tax-free European profits drop after IRS clamp-down

The amount of money Inc reports through a tax-exempt vehicle in Europe has dropped sharply in the past two years, even as European sales jumped, after the U.S. tax authority tightened rules it felt were being abused to shift profits.


Related Topix: Amazon, Tax, Emerging Technology

Easter Brunch: Google Maps Makes Picks, How About You?

Where are you dining for your Easter brunch? What's a must on the menu? Tell us in the comments section below! Google's search engine seems to have an answer to everything.


Related Topix: Google, Startups, Emerging Technology

How to cut the costs of TV viewing

I suspect you're like me. You just want to sit down in front of the TV and find something interesting to watch.


Related Topix: TV, Electronics, Google, Startups, Emerging Technology


Your Internet security relies on a few volunteers

Last week's Heartbleed Internet bug revealed a startling fact. The software protecting banks, email, social media and government is maintained by only a few people.


Related Topix: Computers, Startups, Facebook, Emerging Technology, Social Software

The Age

Google accused of playing favourites

IT security experts are accusing Google of being selfish, putting its corporate interests before global internet users' security, playing favourites, and waiting too long to report the serious Heartbleed security bug to the open-source project whose software contained the critical error.


Related Topix: Widevine Technologies, Emerging Technology, Startups, Yahoo!, Science / Technology, Social Software, Open Source Software, Linux

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, Emerging Technology

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Norwalk Citizen News

Essential Tips For Saving Time In Google Search And The Chrome Browser

Have you ever gotten frustrated after combing through search results that aren't even related to what you're seeking? Or how about having to repeatedly press the back button in Google Chrome to find that website you saw about eight pages ago? Even if you've read dozens of tip articles and claim you're a Google expert, chances are there are a few ... (more)


Related Topix: Google, Startups, Emerging Technology


Berkeley Co. Google complex evacuated after bomb threat

The Google Data Center in Berkeley County has been evacuated after receiving a bomb threat Thursday morning, according to the Berkeley County Sheriff's Office.


Related Topix: Emerging Technology, Berkeley County, SC, Moncks Corner, SC, Pawleys Island, SC, Georgetown County, SC

Derby Shire Times

Google celebrates Peak District National Park's birthday

The colourful Google Doodle is dominated by a sun rising behind one of the area's unusually shaped gritstone tors, the Salt Cellar, formed by wind, rain and frost erosion over many centuries - the sun replacing the second 'o' in the word Google.


Related Topix: Emerging Technology

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, Emerging Technology


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