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New BYOD trouble ahead via Android for Work

The future should be looking more favorable for workplace Bring-Your-Own-Device, or BYOD, with Android's upcoming embrace.


Related Topix: Blog News, ITA Software, Google, Startups, Widevine Technologies, AdMob

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Amazon readying an attack on Google's ad business

US online giant Amazon is preparing to take on Google in one of its core businesses, Internet advertising, the Wall Street Journal said, citing sources familiar with the matter.


Related Topix: Emerging Technology, Search Engines

Main Street, Not Wall Street, Is The Leading Economic Indicator

I am one of the world's leading experts on small business and entrepreneurship. I am the creator and award-winning host of the syndicated radio program, The Small Business Advocate Show, a syndicated columnist and author of Small Business Is Like a Bunch of Bananas and Three Minutes to Success .


Related Topix: Small Business, Personal Finance

Tom's Hardware

Researchers Hack Android Apps With Up To 92 Percent Success Rate,...

Researchers from the University of California Riverside have discovered a flaw in the Android operating system, that allows them to hack most Android apps between 82 and 92 percent of the time.


Related Topix: UC Riverside, Riverside (Riverside, CA), Google, Startups

Business Journal

Direct Energy trying to warm Columbia Gas customers up to Google Nest offer

The energy supplier last month offered electric users in Central Ohio and a few other states a free Google Nest smart thermostat if they signed a two-year service contract to buy electricity from Direct Energy.


Related Topix: Google, Startups, ITA Software, Enterprise Mobile, Widevine Technologies, AdMob


Talent wars: Silicon Valley vs. Wall Street

When Jorge Velasquez accepted an internship at Citigroup this summer, he wasn't dreaming about becoming the next Jamie Dimon .


Related Topix: Banking, Financial Services, CitiMortgage, Citigroup, Steve Jobs, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, UMass Amherst

LinkedIna s Indian-origin top executive Deep Nishar announces departure

New York, Aug 22: Global professional network LinkedIn's Indian-origin top executive Deep Nishar is leaving the company after a tenure of six years during which he "transformed" the member experience and helped increase the user base tenfold to 313 million around the world.


Related Topix: LinkedIn, Startups, Social Software

How The Xbox One Helped Sell The PS4

I'm a freelance writer whose work has appeared in The Atlantic, The New York Times, The New Republic,, Wired and more.


Related Topix: The, Video Games, Deep Silver, X360, Microsoft Xbox, Publishing, Media, New Times

Thu Aug 21, 2014


a Google Wanted To Keep Secrets About Its Self-Driving Cars

We've moved beyond the geewhizOMG phase of autonomous cars and into the dirty, nasty, contentious world of legislation and regulation.


Related Topix: ITA Software, Google, Startups, Widevine Technologies, AdMob

Slate Magazine

The Bro Whisperer of Bustle

In a moment of desperation one night this June, I opened my laptop, typed "Bachelorette rumors" into Google, clicked on the most tantalizing hit, and got my fix: an article , composed partly in English and partly in GIF, analyzing whether a gossip blogger had correctly predicted the man who would win Andi Dorfman's heart, or whether he had been ... (more)


Related Topix: Blog News, Marketing, Bleacher Report, New York

Criminal Report Daily

Google Aims to Archive All Human Knowledge

New research details emerging this week suggest that Google is after the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth.


Related Topix: Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Science, Computer Science

Business Journal

Brazilian judge orders Apple and Google to remove Secret from app stores, wipe phones clean

The UpTake: A recent decision in a Brazilian court to ban the Secret app on a national scale is reminiscent of an old argument about a cyberstalking law signed by President George W. Bush.


Related Topix: George Bush, W., Frank Caliendo

BBC News

Taxi firm Uber to deliver groceries

The Corner Store facility is available as an option via its main smartphone app and covers more than 100 items.


Related Topix: Atlanta, NY

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Fast Company

How I Taught My 6-Year-Old To Use The Internet, And Not Let Google Take Her Allowance Money

Last month, as I geared up to teach my daughter "Bug" to code, we built a better map of our neighborhood than Google had .


Related Topix: ITA Software, Google, Startups, Widevine Technologies, AdMob, iPod touch App, iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, Google Drive, iPhone App

Contra Costa Times

Google's barges: A questionable float of money

You can fathom the essence of American politics by looking at the ebb and flow of wasted money.


Related Topix: ITA Software, Google, Startups, Widevine Technologies, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, AdMob

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

AT&T beats Google to Cupertino with super fast Internet service

AT&T is expanding its GigaPower service to Cupertino, bringing the ultra-fast Internet service into rival Google's back yard, the company said Wednesday.


Related Topix: AT&T, Startups, Cable & Satellite, Telecom, Versant, ATT, ITA Software, Google

Light Reading

Could Google, Microsoft Help Iliad Win Over T-Mobile?

Iliad is now turning to Google and Microsoft for some help padding its rejected $15 billion bid for T-Mobile, reports suggest.


Related Topix: T-Mobile, Google, Startups, Microsoft, Enterprise Mobile, Widevine Technologies

Daily Mail

Brits think breast is best: Latest research reveals 80 per cent of...

'Spare the lives of the remaining hostages. Like Jim they are innocents': Brave mother of beheaded American journalist calls on ISIS to cease killing as she pays tribute to her 'extraordinary son' 'I will not leave Berlin without having sex with you.


Related Topix: Social Software

Search Engine Journal

Learn From The Experts: Spotlight On SMX East 2014 Speakers [SPONSORED] by @mattsouthern

Leading search marketing conference, SMX East, is returning to New York City on September 30 through October 2 at the Jacob K Javits Center.


Related Topix: Marketing, BuzzFeed, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Internet, Science / Technology, Native Advertising

Tue Aug 19, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Lee Suckling: The dos and don'ts of message boards

Ah, the message board. Almost primitive in internet technology, online forums have been popular since the dawn of dial-up.


Related Topix: Life, Homebrewing, Hobbies, Social Software, Google, Startups, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Internet Troll, Opinion


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