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  1. Mopidy-Mobile 0.8.7Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Python

    Mopidy Mobile is a Mopidy Web client extension and hybrid mobile app, currently supporting iOS 7+ and Android 4.4 and higher. Users of older Android versions may still access the Web extension using Google's Chrome browser .

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  2. Facebook 'breaks EU laws' tracking all visitors, even non-users - reportRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Russia Taday

    Even if you have opted out of the tracking option in Facebook, or don't have account at all, the company is still watching your web movements through the use of social plugins, thereby breaking EU laws, says a report by the Belgian Privacy Commission. commissioned by the BPC has discovered that Facebook tracks everyone, even logged-out users or people who don't have an account at all, primarily through the use of cookies and the 'like' button which is found on more than 13 million websites worldwide.

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  3. Google Announces Anyone Can Port Android Apps Onto Chrome OSRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Ubergizmo

    Both Android and Chrome OS are different operating systems but it seems that Google wants users from Android to be able to run apps on their Chromebooks without any issues. Just last year at Google I/O, the company announced that Android apps would soon be arriving onto Chrome OS, although safe to say that the apps haven't exactly been pouring in.

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  4. Apple Hires Dolby's VP, Could See Boost In Audio & Display HardwareRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Ubergizmo

    The sound and display quality of Apple products are pretty good. They might not necessarily be the best of the best, but for the most part they are decent and depending on your preference, impressive.

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  5. Advice For Trevor Noah From The 'Jon Stewart Of South Africa'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | News 88.9 KNPR

    This week, Comedy Central announced that Jon Stewart's replacement on The Daily Show will be a South African comedian, Trevor Noah. To get some perspective on this surprise decision, we contacted Noah's colleague and friend Loyiso Gola, a comedian who hosts Late Nite News, his own satirical news program on South African television.

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  6. Boston bombing defense rests after detailing broth...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WHTC

    Lawyers for accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev wrapped up their case on Tuesday after calling only four witnesses over two days. By comparison, the prosecution presented 92 witnesses in the trial of Tsarnaev, 21, who is accused in the April 15, 2013, attack that killed three people and injured 264 people near the finish line of the famed race.

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  7. Play Pac-Man on Phoenixville Google MapsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Patch.com

    An April Fool's Day add-on to the search engine's map page allows users to play the old-school video game in their own neighborhoods. Programmers at Google have decided to use April Fool's Day to provide a little wish fulfillment for the search engine's users.

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  8. Why Google killed a secret project to improve battery life by 5x on mobile devicesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    Google's Advanced Technology and Projects group was working on a project that would increase battery life on mobile devices by 5 to 10 times before Google killed it, according to a Wall Street Journal report . skunkworks within the search giant where the Project Ara modular phone and Project Tango 3D mapping initiatives were born.

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  9. Pac-Man gobbles its way through Google MapsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KRNV-TV Reno

    Blinky and Pinky on the Champs Elysees? Inky and Clyde running down Broadway? Power pellets on the Embarcadero? Leave it to Google to make April Fools' Day into throwback fun by combining Google Maps with Pac-Man. The massive tech company is known for its impish April Fools' Day pranks, and Google Maps has been at the center of a few, including a Pokemon Challenge and a treasure map.

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  10. Silicon Valley Investors Ready Economic Policy Push in WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Wall Street Journal

    A new think tank with funding from Silicon Valley entrepreneurs is setting up shop in Washington to focus on economic policy issues that tend to have bipartisan appeal but have been thin on follow-through in recent years. The new organization, called the Economic Innovation Group , is premised on the idea that policy solutions to some longstanding economic challenges might break through with better engagement from successful private-sector investors and entrepreneurs.

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  11. Ten months ago, ex-Microsoft star Steven Sinofsky backed this startup - now it's worth $1.75 billionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    The VC powerhouse already plowed $90 million into the company in May 2014, at a valuation of about $900 million, according to PitchBook Data, a company that tracks private equity funding through the documents filed. PitchBook tells us with the new round, the startup is now worth $1.75 billion, making it among the most valuable enterprise startups around.

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  12. It's so hard to get a hotel for Salesforce's big conference, they just hired a cruise shipRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    Marisa Andrade from salesforce and Nicole Olerich from Marketo enjoy a concert outside during lunch at Dreamforce 2014 in San Francisco, Calif., on Monday, October 13, 2014. Photo: Liz Hafalia / The Chronicle Attendees wait for a ride at Dreamforce 2014 in San Francisco, Calif., near the end of the day on Monday, October 13, 2014.

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  13. Apple Release Roundup: iPhone 6s Insane Specs, iOS 8.3, iOS 9 and Apple WatchRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | International Business Times

    There are several things people can watch out for this latter part of the year from Apple. According to reports, the company has been gearing up for the release the iPhone 6s, the iOS 8.3 and the iOS 9. The three releases are intertwined with each other such that features of the iOS 8.3 could hint at the components of th e iOS 9. The iOS 9 will reportedly be featured in the iPhone 6s.

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  14. After Christie's privatization, NJ lottery missing targetsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Lexington Herald-Leader

    In this March 24, 2015, file photo, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie calls on an audience member to ask a question during a town hall meeting at the Hanover Township Community Center in Whippany, N.J. Christie's move to privatize the state's lottery's operations has made the system more inefficient and costly _ all while financially benefiting lobbyists and public relations firms close to the governor, The Associated Press has found. - When Chris Christie privatized New Jersey's lottery two years ago, he said its new overseers would "modernize and maximize" the games.

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  15. The Star Of MunsterRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Session

    Also known as The Bright Star Of Munster, Munster, Munster's Stars, Realt Na Mumhain, Star O Munster, The Stars Of Munster. A lovely reel, this.

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  16. Durant shares post-surgery messageRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | USA Today

    Kevin Durant had season-ending foot surgery Tuesday. Rather than play the woe-is-me card, the reigning MVP posted an inspirational message on Instagram along with a photo of him, looking off into the distance, post-surgery.

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  17. Google Maps turns into Pac-Mana s chomping groundsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WISH-TV Indianapolis

    The virtual streets of Google Maps are being transformed into Pac-Man's chomping grounds in celebration of April Fools' Day. Google added the option to convert its popular navigation service into the Pac-Man video game on Tuesday morning, around the same day the calendar turned to April 1 in Asia.

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  18. Not News: Black Church Group Cuts Ties With PCUSA, Membership Decline ContinuesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | BizzyBlog.com

    On March 18, Associated Press Religion Writer Rachel Zoll covered the decision by the Presbyterian Church USA "recognizing gay marriage as Christian in the church constitution after decades of debate over same-sex relationships."

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  19. Silicon Valley: Where Men are Wrong and Women are WrongedRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Switched

    In the early '90s, as one of the first women editors of a technology magazine, my female employees would plop themselves down in my office to recount the humiliations, the come-ons, and the frustrations over the lack of a clear promotion path relative to their male office mates. With a young family at home waiting for me to get dinner on the stove, I probably lacked the patience and diplomacy to tackle the war for equal rights.

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  20. Montreal Alouettes GM says team has 50/50 chance of signing Michael SamRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | USA Today

    If Michael Sam doesn't make an NFL roster, he may very well have another option : The Canadian Football League. In an interview with the Montreal Gazette , Jim Popp, general manger of the Montreal Alouettes, said of the former Missouri defensive end: "The CFL is cut out perfectly for [Sam's] style.

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