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iPhone 7, iPad Pro, iOS 9 – Latest Rumors And Leaks

The iPad Pro and iPhone 7 will be significant device releases for Apple in the coming months, and both will be powered by its mobile operating system iOS 9. Here ValueWalk examines all the latest rumors and news about these three critical releases for...

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The Chinese are taking on Apple at home

Apple has continued to make its presence felt on the global smartphone market but is now facing a challenge from the Chinese...

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TripMode review: Tethered Mac? Your wallet will love this data monitoring app

Ever since it was possible to tether a computer to a cell modem, it's also been possible to blow through one's monthly or service-plan limit and either run out of mobile data, be throttled to a trickle, or face expensive overage fees....

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How to take a screenshot on Apple Watch

Screenshots from Apple Watch are only 272 pixels wide. Taking a screenshot on Apple Watch is easy. Finding the screenshot is the hard bit. Here’s how to take and find your Apple Watch screenshot.To read this article in full or to leave a...

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Google patents creepy smart toys that interact with kids

Nexus Ruxpin? Google's mad science X division is, er, toying with the idea of smart teddy bears in one of its strangest patents yet. In response to junior's voice or movements, "the anthropomorphic device may aim its gaze at the source of...

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Google finds that security questions aren't really secure

If you've ever thought that "what was your first pet's name?" is a lousy way to keep intruders from resetting your password, you now have some evidence to back up your suspicions. Google has published research showing that security...

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How Sony Or Microsoft Could Use Subscription To Win Video Games

 The next stage in the console business seems to be one of updating the business model toward one that provides much more value to players. Which of the major platforms will take that step? Read More ...

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iOS developer weighs in on how Apple HomeKit tools work, what lies ahead

While the first HomeKit-compatible accessories finally get ready to ship, developers have had a good bit of time to tinker around with Apple's software tools to support the platform. There are still a lot of unknowns about how Apple's smart...

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How Apple caught BlackBerry napping

Ever wondered how Apple managed to sideline the BlackBerry? A report in the WSJ shows how RIM was caught unawares by the...

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What If Facebook Actually Paid People For Content?

 I know this sounds crazy, but what if authors and artists didn’t just pump their work into Facebook for free? Yeah, it built the pipes, but that doesn’t mean the water’s not worth money. The content keeps people...

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Apple Inc. (AAPL) Stock Should Have A Good 5% – 6% Move Up

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) stock prices had gone nowhere in the last 3 months. Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) is just hovering around the $130 per share mark in the last 3 months. But investors and analysts believe that Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) is all set for an...

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iPhone 6S And iPad Pro Release Date [REPORT]

Unquestionably, the two biggest releases on the cards for Apple in the near future are the iPhone 6s and the iPad Pro. The long rumored high-spec tablet has been hotly anticipated for sometime, as Apple continues to refresh its iPad range. Meanwhile, the...

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Facebook Price Forecast

We can see price has been in an impressive bull market from its low in 2012 at $17.55 to its recent high at $86.07. That's a not-to-be-sneezed-at five bagger. However, this bull trend is looking long in the tooth if the lower indicators ... ...

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Facebook Stock Price Forecast

Facebook Inc (FB) is a social networking website company which is listed on the NASDAQ with a market capitalisation of around $225billion. Price last traded at $80.54. To learn more about the company, please visit its website at www.facebook.com ...

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iPhone 6C Images Leaked On Apple’s Website

One of the biggest tech rumors of 2015 has been the idea that Apple will release an iPhone 6c; a 4-inch screened version of its flagship smartphone. This handset will be targeted at people who prefer smaller mobile devices, and would also be particularly...

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iPhone 7, Galaxy Note 5, Galaxy S7: The Edge Concepts

As fans of mobile technology await the release of the iPhone 7, Galaxy Note 5 and Galaxy S7, concept artists have captured the way that these devices might appear to consumers. There may be something of a wait until fans of Apple and Samsung can get...

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Did Oculus founder pull a Zuckerberg for his Kickstarter?

Oculus VR founder Palmer Luckey is under legal fire for allegedly using technology developed for another company to build his Oculus Rift VR headset. Video provided by...

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Google files patent for 'Chucky'-esque smart teddy bear that may haunt your dreams

Google just filed a patent for what may be its creepiest or coolest invention yet. You decide The company hopes to break into the toy industry with stuffed animals that can control other Wi-Fi-connected devices. One part Siri and one part Chucky, the...

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Apple Inc. (AAPL), Facebook Inc (FB), Google Inc (GOOG) ~ 3 Tech Stocks Hedge Funds Are Piling On

The latest round of 13F filings is complete, giving our research team at Insider Monkey access to a wealth of information on hedge fund activity concerning the 730 funds we track in our database (you can track these funds as well; simply navigate to a...

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iOS 9 vs. Android M – The New Features By Apple, Google

While a relatively small proportion of Android users have currently signed up for Android Lollipop, the next version of the operating system, Android M, is already being worked on. Meanwhile, Apple will be dropping the latest version of its mobile...

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11 Apple Watch Health Apps That Will Get You Moving

 The Watch marks an interesting time in the wearable fitness space, in particular. Health and fitness trackers like Jawbone Up and Fitbit have dominated much of that space in the last few years. Read More ...

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Google Adds Traffic Alerts To Maps

 Just in time for the hustle-and-bustle of Memorial Day Weekend, Google has added traffic alerts to Google Maps. Google has shown traffic conditions for a while now, but this update actually brings with it explanations as to why various routes...

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STUDY: Insecure, narcissistic people more likely to post on FACEBOOK...

STUDY: Insecure, narcissistic people more likely to post on FACEBOOK...(Third column, 11th story, link) ...

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iPad Pro Concept And Other Important Details To Know

The iPad Pro has been a long awaited device release from Apple, and new details have recently emerged about this forthcoming tablet. Although Apple has yet to confirm the existence of the iPad Pro, it is another one of the company’s device...

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iPhone 7 and iPhone 6S: what’s the difference?

Apple has an extremely busy 12 month period ahead, with two potential iPhone devices earmarked for release. It is increasingly expected that Apple will release an upgraded version of the iPhone 6 in 2015, and may name this the iPhone 6s, with a...

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The Week in iPhone Cases: Puppy, koala, or fox? Check out Case-Mate’s cute animal-shaped cases

Puppy, koala, or fox? Check out Case-Mate’s cute animal-shaped casesThis week’s roundup of new iPhone cases brings you wallet-style cases from Truffol and SwitchEasy, retro game-inspired alternatives from PureGear, and classic options from...

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Of babies and bath water: Apple Car DOA

Don't get your imaginary hopes up for an imaginary Apple car, because its success is virtually unimaginable because of the imagined failure of another imaginary Apple device. Yes, it's just another walk in the park of Apple rumors, featuring...

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Windows 10 Preview: How To Install It

Windows 10 will be out before the end of the year, and Microsoft has been quickly updating the preview version since October. Since the first preview version, the company has added its Edge browser and Cortana digital personal assistant and other new...

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GOOGLE Toys Watch, Listen to Kids...

GOOGLE Toys Watch, Listen to Kids...(Third column, 15th story, link) ...

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Tech Today: More M&A Fever, Apple’s TV Hitch, Chip Prospects

Here are some things going on before the long U.S. Memorial Day weekend sets in: Shares of Hewlett-Packard (HPQ) closed up 93 cents, or 2.8%, at $34.76, as the Street cheered a lower level than expected of “dis-synergies” — the...

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How Apple stock could hit another high

It's looking like the wait for a new high could be about to...

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Google patents 'creepy' toys that watch, listen to your kids

Worried about Google snooping on your Web browsing or email? That may be the least of the Internet giant's intrusions if their patent for sensor-packed dolls and toys ever gets put to use in your kids'...

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Why you Should Buy This Apple Supplier

By JuhiKulkarni. Read more » »Related Stocks: QROV,...

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Google Is Betting YouTube Will Make You Want to Buy Things

 NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Google wants viewers to buy more stuff. Through YouTube. The search giant announced a new feature to shorten the path to purchasing a product you see advertised on YouTube. It displays product prices (and details)...

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5 ways OneNote is better than Apple's Notes app

The iPad is a convenient note-taking tool for the classroom and boardroom alike. And while Apple’s own Notes app is more than equipped to handle any text you can throw at it, it lacks any breakthrough features to keep you coming back. The last...

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Microsoft tests cloud-based clipboard app that syncs across platforms

This turned out to be quite the week for unannounced Microsoft apps. News of a "light-weight" email solution broke cover a few days ago, and today another pair of productivity apps were tipped. Thanks to @h0x0d on Twitter -- the source of the...

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Apple Inc. TV Service Could Be Delayed [REPORT]

Apple’s rumored TV service could face a delay over not scoring deals with content providers to deliver live local programming. A recent report from Re/Code claims Apple hopes to provide shows from local broadcast stations. As a result, the...

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Microsoft and Salesforce Merge? So You're Saying There's a Chance

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- CNBC has a new report about substantive talks between Microsoft   and Salesforce   having taken place earlier this spring. According to the report,...

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Why Should Facebook Acquire Mozilla?

By Business Reports. Read more » »Related Stocks: FB, GOOG, YHOO, MSFT, YNDX,...

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This Week On The TC Gadgets Podcast: Pebble, Stratos, And New Apple iMacs

 One important note about this podcast: Matt can’t seem to get his microphones to work. Ever. So if you’re wondering why we all sound like professional radio hosts (two of us are, actually) and Matt sounds like hot garbage,...

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Is Applebot Web Crawler A Threat To Google?

In a major development in the tech world, Apple announced the release of Applebot, it’s new proprietary web crawler, on May the 5th. This means that Apple has thrown down the gauntlet to Google and Bing and become the newest entrant into the...

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Microsoft, CRM talks fizzled: Sources

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Microsoft held talks about taking over Salesforce.com, but negotiations fell through over price differences, sources...

Salesforce.com, Inc. CEO Expects $70B Bid From Potential Buyers

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Salesforce and Microsoft engaged in significant discussions last spring, but the companies failed to agree on the acquisition price, according to report from CNBC based on information from people with knowledge about the situation. The report indicated...

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This App Turns Your $600 Apple Watch Into A $20 Casio Calculator Watch

 Plenty of people have compared the Apple Watch to the classic Casio calculator watch; these guys went ahead and made the inevitable app. Meet GeekWatch — the app that turns your Apple Watch into an oldschool calculator watch. I mean,...

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4 leaked Microsoft apps reveal an exciting, intelligent future for productivity

Call them the “mash and slash” Office apps. A new wave of productivity apps from Microsoft appear to have either one of two goals: mash together two or more Office apps, or strip down an existing Office app to its bare parts.Last fall,...

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Google gives Android developers new tools for tracking app performance

Android developers who want to keep tabs on how their apps appear to Googles search engine got a couple of new tools on Friday.Targeting those who participate in its App Indexing initiative, Google updated its newly renamed Search Console (formerly...

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Salesforce.com (CRM) Stock Up After Rejecting Microsoft's $55 Billion Takeover Bid

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Shares of Salesforce.com Inc  are up 2.3% to $74.59 on heavy volume in afternoon trading Friday, following reports that Microsoft Corp offered the company $55 billion to acquire it, according to CNBC's...

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Microsoft, Salesforce talks fall through on pricing: CNBC

(Reuters) - Microsoft Corp and Salesforce.com Inc held "significant talks" this spring but could not reach a deal over pricing, CNBC reported, citing people familiar with the matter. ...

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The Tech Stocks That Unseated Apple Inc. (AAPL) in Daniel Benton’s Portfolio: Twitter Inc (TWTR), Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA), Facebook Inc (FB)

Daniel Benton’s Andor Capital Management has filed its 13F for the reporting period of March 31, with the investment manager boasting an equity portfolio of $1.01 billion as of the reporting date. One of the major moves in the equity portfolio of...

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Microsoft, Salesforce held 'significant' talks this spring: CNBC

(Reuters) - Microsoft Corp held "significant" talks with Salesforce.com Inc this spring and was willing to offer about $55 billion for the company, CNBC reported, citing people familiar with the situation. (http://cnb.cx/1IPBIkG)(Reporting by...

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Icahn Says Underweight Apple Bets Will Hurt Funds' Performance

Billionaire activist investor Carl Icahn said Thursday that mutual funds will increasingly realize that being underweight shares of Apple will hurt their performance as the technology giant continues to innovate. read more ...

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Google pledges to fulfill all Project Fi invites by mid-summer

No, that email from Google isn’t an invite to Project Fi.Instead, if you signed up to try and score access to Project Fi (Google’s take on wireless service), you probably got the following message. If you signed up for Project Fi,...

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Google Files For Patent For Toys To Control Smart Devices

The advent of the Internet of Things is the first step in machines controlling almost every aspect of human life. And why not? Machines can do all the necessary tasks (turning lights and coffee pots off and on, controlling thermostats and refrigerators,...

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Apple’s iOS 9 Could Herald A New Future For Older iPhones And iPads

 Apple’s next-generation operating systems, for both mobile devices and PCs, are reportedly going to have a strong focus on zapping bugs and improving stability, reports 9to5Mac. We’d heard this about iOS before, but it...

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Google Maps Update Can Help Drivers Avoid Traffic Jams

Google Maps’ most recent update now includes details for alternate travel routes. Google will also provide a reason for each suggestion. For instance, if the app alerts a user of an area with unusually heavy traffic on their route, the app not...

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New Apple TV could be delayed over live local programming

Apple's next-generation Apple TV could be delayed if the company is unable to strike a deal with content providers to get live local programming for its Internet TV service, according to a report from Re/code. The report claims Apple is aggressively...

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Re/code: Apple wants local stations on its web TV service

Earlier this week, folks in the know claimed that Apple's HDTV project had been junked after more than a decade of development. Now, however, Re/code is reporting that the company is still working on an online TV service for its devices, but wants...

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Apple's streaming TV service might not be imminent after all

Apple’s long-rumored streaming video service could be slipping away once again, as the company reportedly struggles to get TV programmers on board. Apple wanted to launch the service in the fall with roughly 25 channels, priced around $30 to...

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iPad Pro release date, new features revealed [REPORT]

Apple’s much-awaited iPad Pro will have some exciting new features that, Apple hopes, will help it revive tablet sales. Insider sources familiar with the matter told Mark Gurman of 9to5Mac that the 12.9-inch iPad Pro is internally codenamed J98...

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The new Apple TV could come with your local broadcast channels

Apple's long-rumored streaming TV service, if and when it drops, could play a huge role in encouraging consumers to cut the cable cord.It could also come with an extra perk.Apple is in talks with broadcast networks to put live programming in its TV...

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Microsoft, Salesforce Talks Fizzled Over Price, Sources Say

Filed under: Company News, Technology, Microsoft, Mergers & Acquisitions, Computer Industry Noah Berger/Bloomberg via Getty Images By David Faber Microsoft (MSFT) and Salesforce.com (CRM) had significant talks earlier this spring about a...

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Apple Inc. iPhone 5C Saves Victim Of Shooting

Police in the United Kingdom have released photos of the green iPhone 5C which they say saved a man’s life after he was shot. The iPhone 5C absorbed a blast from a sawn-off shotgun which was fired from close range. The 25-year-old victim...

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Facebook brings context to messaging with 'caller ID' for Messenger

If your Facebook feed is anything like mine, it’s filled with acquaintances, close friends, old friends, and a few people who got in due to an errant click. To help you keep everyone straight, Facebook recently announced a new addition...

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Google 'Brillo' may join Internet of Things operating system madness

Google is reportedly looking to tame the glut of low-power, Internet-connected devices with a new operating system codenamed “Brillo.” The software is aimed at connected light bulbs, doorbells, and other devices that form the so-called...

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Google To Unveil Brillo, An OS For IoT, Next Week [REPORT]

Internet giant Google is now planning to take over the Internet of Things (IoT). For that purpose, the search titan is reportedly developing an operating system called Brillo, says a report from The Information. Though the OS is called Brillo internally,...

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Google’s Project Fi Invites To Reach Everyone By Mid-Summer

 Project Fi, Google’s recently announced plans to offer its own wireless cellular service, appears to have a lot of demand – or at least, that’s what an email sent out to potential customers seems to imply. The...

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Zuckerberg: Gaming Helps Kids Get Into Tech

At a public Town Hall Q&A session held at the company’s headquarters late last week, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg was quite positive about the influence of computer video games on children, noting that video games were what first got...

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Google Chromebook Sales May Reach 7.3 Million Units This Year

Google’s Chromebook is one of the most in-demand tech products on the market today, particularly in the education sector. According to market research group Gartner, worldwide sales of the Google-based notebook are set to reach 7.3 million...

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Intel Corporation CEO Not Optimistic On Windows 10 To Save PCs

Intel, which relies heavily on selling chips for PCs for its revenues, is not too optimistic and not too concerned regarding the launch of Windows 10. Intel CEO Brian Krzanich recently said he expects PC sales to decline slightly despite the fact that...

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Apple: the next small thing

There are whispers of weak demand for the...

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Google heads list of 16 companies trying to kill passwords

People don't put enough thought into passwords because it's a pain, but that creates security problems for the whole internet. Google, Microsoft and others in the FIDO Alliance want to replace passwords with fingerprint scanning and other...

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Bill and Melinda Gates deal with the worst camera crew of all time for Red Nose Day

"Is there such a thing as time travel? That's a real thing, right?" This question is asked of Bill and Melinda Gates in their Red Nose Day segment, in which the two philanthropists and business moguls are rushed along and constantly...

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Apple Inc. Store Will Not Offer iPhone On AT&T’s 2-Year Contract [REPORT]

The Apple Store now will not be able to offer handsets on AT&T’s two-year contract terms. A report from 9to5 Mac, which cites multiple sources, confirms AT&T plans to prohibit third-party retailers, including the Apple Store, from...

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Facebook Messenger To Help You Chat With Strangers [REPORT]

Facebook will now help you get familiar with a few of the details of a stranger who messages you. The social network will display the publicly shared information on top of the messages thread when a stranger messages you, according to TechCrunch. Only...

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Xbox for Windows app gets a flurry of features ahead of E3

If you're an early Windows 10 adopter, you'll soon find a smattering of new features inside the Xbox app. As part of its June update, Microsoft is adding "game hubs" which, similar to the Xbox One, show which friends have played the...

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4 Negative Psychological Effects of Using Facebook Too Much

Source: Thinkstock If you’re like many users of Facebook, the world’s largest social network, you continue to check in with your “friends” via Facebook’s website or app on a regular or semi-regular basis despite...

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Followup Friday: The Results of the Apple Watch Followup Survey

Here are the results of the survey we did on AVC yesterday. These are very good numbers for the Apple Watch. ...

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Ask the iTunes Guy: Fixing iTunes Match's quirks

I don’t know how many people use iTunes Match, but I get a fair number of questions about this subscription service. This week, I answer three questions about iTunes Match. I also explain how to add detailed artist information to tags in iTunes,...

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Apple Watch Demand Has Blossomed: Morgan Stanley

The Apple Watch was slow to take off, but it looks like demand is starting to pick up now that it has actually hit the market. Also while the first half of the calendar year is usually seasonally slow for iPhone growth, it appears as if demand for the...

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Facebook launches 'caller ID' for new Messenger conversations

Next time someone contacts you on Facebook Messenger for the first time, you'll see a calling card of sorts showing his photo, other public info and how you two are connected. Facebook's Vice President of Messaging, David Marcus, calls it...

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6 great Google Chrome gestures for Android and iOS

With Chrome on your phone, there’s no need to dig through menus or take aim at tiny buttons to make the most of your tabs and webpages. Instead, just swipe, flick, tap and hold, or tap and pull to open a new tab, close one you don’t need...

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13-inch MacBook Air review: Apple's affordable laptop nicely blends performance and portability

Now that there’s a new ultra portable laptop in town in the form of the 12-inch MacBook, what’s the deal with the MacBook Air? It’s still an active part of Apple’s lineup, and in case you missed it, was updated on the day the...

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Google a step closer to developing machines with human-like intelligence

Google is working on a new type of algorithm designed to encode thoughts as sequences of numbers  http://t.co/nSO0HSNXVz — moneyscience (@moneyscience)...

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'Fast Money' Recap: HP's Mixed Bag, Questions for GAP, Apple's Upswing

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- The CNBC "Fast Money" panel had an old colossus on its mind Thursday. Tech giant Hewlett Packard  finished a mixed first quarter. Bottom-line results at the Palo-Alto, Calif.-based...

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Google makes a Hangouts Mac app you'll want to use

Listen up, OSX users: with the new Hangouts update from Google you might actually want to use the official app rather than Adium. It consolidates your contacts on the left side of one window and puts your chats on the right as you'll see below....

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WARNING: Messages from ‘Facebook Recovery’ Are Scams

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Facebook users: If you receive messages from an account titled "Facebook recovery," report them at once and do not follow the directions. They are part of a scam. Jovi Umawing of Malwarebytes Labs provided details in a blog post,...

Facebook Messenger Adds Contextual Information on First-Time Senders

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Facebook Messenger users who have ever received messages and wondered where they knew the senders from will embrace a new feature the social network introduced Thursday. Mashable and TechCrunch both reported that when Facebook users...

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Anybody Want a Free iPhone 6? (Hint: There's a Catch)

Filed under: Citigroup, Credit Cards, Advertising & Marketing, Deals, Cell Phones Mark Lennihan/AP Has Citi (C) got a deal for you! No, seriously. Has Citi got a deal for you? Because they certainly think they do, and it comes in the form of a...

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Google Will Retool Its Maps Service To Prevent Racist Listings

 Google has confirmed that it is making changes to its Google Maps service to stop racist terms and other inappropriate words from displaying location search results. The issue blew up this week after searches for “n*****” or...

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Microsoft's Outlook.com redesign includes new organization features

Microsoft is giving its Outlook.com a pretty big facelift. The company previewed several major changes to its email client Thursday including a redesigned inbox, new support for Skype and third-party apps and new calendar features. The revamped...

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Apple Transit maps could be coming to iOS 9

9to5Mac, citing unnamed sources, reports that Apple is potentially gearing up to release its updated Transit service -- the same one it nixed immediately before last year's WWDC event -- with iOS 9. Transit acts as an add-on layer to Apple's...

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Bigger is better? Apple reportedly working on 12-inch iPad

Is bigger better? Apple apparently thinks so. The Cupertino tech giant is reportedly developing a 12-inch version of the iPad that would sport several features its smaller 9.7-inch and 7.9-inch counterparts lack, like the ability to view two apps...

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Apple Watch Bands Show Up In Apple Retail Stores

 Apple has indeed started putting Apple Watch inventory on sale for walk-in shoppers in its retail stores, for the first time since the Apple Watch officially launched. Reports from this morning started coming in of stores getting stock, and now...

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Microsoft begins to update Outlook.com with add-ins, Clutter, more

Microsoft began rolling out a slew of updates to selected users on Outlook.com on Thursday, including plug-ins or “add-on” apps soon to come from Uber and PayPal. Some of the new changes have appeared in the preview of Office 2016, such...

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Google to change Maps search system after offensive White House results

Google said Thursday it would make changes to its Maps search system after racist search terms brought up the White House among their top results.In Google Maps, some queries containing racist terms against African-Americans listed the White House and...

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The Week in iPad Cases: Travel light with Case Logic’s new carrying case

...plus rugged cases, cases for kids, and moreThis week’s roundup of new iPad case features a number of folio options from OtterBox, Pelican, Targus, and Kensington, a kid-friendly alternative from Khomo, and much more.Case LogicThe Arca (all iPad...

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Google Maps: offensive search results came from 'online discussions'

Google is constantly scraping the internet to fill out its search results, but apparently using crowdsourced information can have its drawbacks. Over the last couple of days word spread that searching for certain racial slurs (guess) showed the...

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Diamond Hill Capital Adds Stake in Google to Portfolio

By David Goodloe. Read more » »Check out Diamond Hill Capital Stock Picks » Download GuruFolio Report of Diamond Hill Capital (Updated on 05/20/2015)Related Stocks: GOOGL, BKU, BWA, BDGE, DLB, CMA, SYY, MSFT, FOX,...

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Apple Watch support is coming to IBM's enterprise apps

For the past year or so, Apple and IBM have collaborated on the MobileFirst for iOS project, a series of 22 enterprise-specific apps for iOS. These apps are designed to help service professionals better perform their duties but for some, constantly...

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NSA Planned Google Play Hack To Spy On Android Users

The United States National Security Agency (NSA) and its counterparts planned to hack Google Play and Samsung app stores as part of a project to spy on Android smartphones. The Intercept and CBC News first reported about the surveillance project, which...

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Do you need to care if Apple changes its system font? (Spoiler: Nah.)

9to5Mac reported yesterday that Apple may switch out the system font used in OS X and iOS from Helvetica Neue to San Francisco, the font it developed in-house for the Apple Watch. And if you listen very carefully, that faint background noise you can...

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Google Study Finds Most Security Questions Easy To Hack

When concocting password and retrieval questions, users select the easiest to answers, which are also easier for hackers to guess. Don’t use the word “pizza” when answering what the favorite food question A study from...

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9to5Mac: Apple's working on iOS tweaks for 12-inch iPad

Still holding out for a larger iPad? Well, you're certainly not alone. Thanks to new details from 9to5Mac, it looks like Apple's prepping for a reveal as well. The site has a solid track record when it comes to rumors, and it reports that both...

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Carl Icahn says underweight Apple bets will hurt funds' performance

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Billionaire activist investor Carl Icahn said Thursday that mutual funds will increasingly realize that being underweight shares of Apple will hurt their performance. ...

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Man Pays For Apple Inc. Products, Receives Cherryade

A Welsh man has fallen victim to a classic scam and paid $869 for 2 bottles of Cherryade. The unsuspecting man was approached by a scammer in downtown Swansea, Wales as he went about his business. The scammer offered him a great deal on an...

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STUDY: Majority of Global Brands Still Focus on Facebook

The results of a study by social media analytics provider Quintly on global interaction rates with social networks were no shock: Facebook remains at the top. Quintly said it studied some 50,000 anonymized users of its platform and examined the...

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Microsoft brings Clutter's inbox organization to Outlook.com

The folks in Redmond are hard at work putting the finishing touches on Windows 10, and in the process Microsoft is retooling individual apps, too. Today, the company announced that key productivity features in the Office 365 Outlook app would be...

4 days on engadget.com

Split-screen mode could be a huge selling point for the rumored iPad Pro

Apple fans would never deign to carry a Surface Pro, but Microsoft’s advanced tablet has a lot to offer. PCWorld’s Mark Hachman swears by his Surface Pro 3, praising its light weight, generous 12-inch screen size, and improved Type Cover....

4 days on macworld.com

10 Predictions for Microsoft and Xbox One at E3 2015

The Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) is the biggest event in the video game industry all year. It’s when the biggest game makers take the stage to show off all of the most exciting games in their lineup for the coming months and years. Everyone...

4 days on cheatsheet.com

Dueling Apple Watch estimates

Dueling Apple Watch estimates from well-known analysts will not sway Apple's stellar performance, said Roger...

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Facebook Messenger now gives context about the people contacting you

Getting messages from someone you don't know can be a pretty intimidating experience. How did they find you? Why did they reach out? To make new connections less jarring, Facebook Messenger is introducing a new feature on Thursday that gives you...

4 days on mashable.com

Facebook Messenger Eyes Non-Friend Conversations With Chat ID

 Is that a message from some rando, a spammer, or the nice guy you met yesterday? Facebook Messenger wants to give you some clues before you consider responding. The app will now surface publicly shared biographical info like current city and...

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iPhone 7: August Release Date Revealed In New Report

The iPhone 7 (or iPhone 6S, more likely) could arrive a month earlier than previous models have, at least if analyst Ming-Chi Kuo of KGI Securities is correct. Every year we’re subject to a glut of rumors not only about possible features of the...

4 days on valuewalk.com

Microsoft Corporation Recognizes Top Suppliers With MSP Awards

Microsoft acknowledged the performance of its best suppliers through the 2015 Microsoft Supplier Program (MSP) Excellence Awards on Wednesday. The MSP award is given to suppliers based on their outstanding performance, exemplary service and...

4 days on valuewalk.com

Tweets Showcased in Google Mobile Searches

Twitter has made a very powerful friend on the mobile web: Google. The companies announced recently that relevant tweets will show up in Google searches performed on the mobile web and the Google iOS and Android apps. Jana Messerschmidt,...

4 days on adweek.com

Boy Scouts President Robert Gates Says Ban On Gay Adult Participants 'Cannot Be Sustained'

NEW YORK (AP) — The national president of the Boy Scouts, Robert Gates, says the organization's longstanding ban on participation by openly gay adults is no longer sustainable and is urging change in order to avert potentially destructive...

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Apple restores iCloud after global disruption hinders services

Apple says it has resolved a widespread iCloud issue that caused service disruptions for 40 percent of its users—that comes out to at least 128 million people, based on a company customer count. Several services, including iCloud Mail, had been...

4 days on macworld.com

How Google's YouTube Taught the Internet That Short Means Big

LOS ANGELES (TheStreet) -- Google's YouTube popularized short-form videos a decade ago and turned itself into business that reportedly attracts billions of dollars of digital advertising. Now, just about every media company...

4 days on thestreet.com

Facebook’s Atlas Helps Monteith’s ‘Follow No One’

New Zealand brewery DB Breweries raised a glass to digital agency PHDIQ and Facebook’s Atlas ad platform for its recent online-video campaign. DB Breweries tapped PHDIQ and Atlas for the "Follow No One" campaign...

4 days on adweek.com

Google reportedly building an OS for the internet of things

TheInformation reports that Google is working on a new Android-based operating system to run specifically on the emerging class of low-power devices, aka the Internet of Things. This new OS, dubbed "Brillo", is supposedly quite petite and may...

4 days on engadget.com

Reports: Apple Maps to finally add transit directions in iOS 9

Apple has been working to fix Maps in iOS since botching the launch in 2012 with iOS 6. Almost three years and two major iOS upgrades later, Maps might finally get the overhaul it desperately needs. Apple has been busy collecting mapping and transit...

4 days on macworld.com

NSA planned to hijack Google Play Store, Samsung app store to deliver malware

App stores from Google and Samsung reportedly became targets for government hijacking a few years ago, as the National Security Agency and its allies ramped up their data collection efforts. As reported by CBC News and The Intercept, the plan...

4 days on pcworld.com

How Microsoft Took The Lead In Social 3.0 And What Facebook And Google Are Doing About It

 All of a sudden, it seems like Facebook, Google and Apple are climbing all over each other to own the voice interaction, and specifically, the phone conversation. They’re in a race to compete in the most valuable part of...

4 days on techcrunch.com

Windows 10 To Arrive On Xbox One After Summer

Windows 10 won’t arrive for Xbox One until later this year. This report was confirmed by Phil Spencer, the lead of the Xbox team. Spencer replied to a tweet from a fan, and he reminded everyone that the Xbox One version won’t...

4 days on valuewalk.com

Google Maps updates traffic alerts ahead of summer travel season

About 33 million people are expected to drive to their vacation destinations this Memorial Day weekend, according to AAA. That's a 5.3% increase from last year, and more than in the past 10 years. In anticipation of the beginning of the busy summer...

4 days on mashable.com

Apple restores iCloud after outage impacts 200 million people

Apple's iCloud services are back up and running after a seven-hour issue that affected about 40% of users. The company confirmed on its system status dashboard that users "may have experienced slower than normal response when using most iCloud...

4 days on mashable.com

Facebook Acquires Tugboat For More Control Over Publishing

Facebook has acquired Tugboat Yards, a California-based start-up that designs tools for small and medium-sized web publishers to receive payments from readers. The acquisition will help the social networking site keep a hold on publishing and may get...

4 days on valuewalk.com

An Interview With A Drone Painter Who Made A Poop Portrait of Eric Schmidt

 If you happen to be staying in San Francisco during the long Memorial Day weekend, one of the things you can do is see the art in the F.A.T. Gold Retrospective at Gray Area in the Mission District. F.A.T. Gold is a collective of hackers,...

4 days on techcrunch.com

Apple: Morgan Stanley Raises Estimates; iPhone Demand Continues, Watch Intentions Rise

Apple (AAPL) shares are up $1.14, or 0.9%, at $131.20, following a bullish note from Morgan Stanley’s Katy Huberty, who reiterates an Overweight rating, and a $166 price target, writing that her estimates are going up after her firm’s...

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The Internet has unearthed more racist Google Maps results

If you search for the N-word on Google Maps, you get the White House.You also get Howard University, a historically black institution, and the Capitol building.Discovered by users, these are the latest in a string of racist search results...

4 days on washingtonpost.com

Apple (AAPL) Stock Moving Up Following Higher iPhone and Watch Estimates

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Shares of Apple Inc  were moving higher by 0.91% to $131.24 in late morning trading Thursday, after analysts at Morgan Stanley revised their iPhone and Apple Watch estimates this morning. Analysts at...

4 days on thestreet.com

Apple Said To Be Bringing Transit Directions To iOS 9

 Apple is said to be planning to bring built-in transit directions to its native Maps app in iOS 9. Transit directions were left out when Apple replaced Google Maps with its own offering as the default navigation app in iOS 6 back in 2012. The...

4 days on techcrunch.com

LIVE: Geopolitical expert Ian Bremmer answers questions on BI Facebook

Geopolitical expert Ian Bremmer will be answering your questions about his new book "Superpower" and America's role in the world on our Facebook page at 11am ET.  We interviewed Bremmer this week about the book, and here's an...

4 days on businessinsider.com

Apple Wins The Age-Old Legal Bout Against Samsung In The U.S.

By Business Reports. Read more » »Check out Carl Icahn Stock Picks » Download GuruFolio Report of Carl Icahn (Updated on 05/20/2015)Related Stocks: AAPL,...

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Apple's iPhone 6 Is More Dominant Than Anyone Thought

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- If there were any expectations that Apple's  iPhone sales would be slowing down anytime soon, they can be put firmly on hold. Morgan Stanley analyst Katy Huberty said that iPhone demand is ahead of expectations,...

4 days on thestreet.com

Google, Skrillex Launch Smart Cases For Android Phones

Google will now offer smart cases for your smartphones, and the internet firm has partnered with Grammy-winning producer Skrillex to develop the cases. On Wednesday, Google unveiled the first set of cases for some Nexus and Samsung smartphones. The...

4 days on valuewalk.com

Apple In Talks To Launch Streaming Service In Russia [REPORT]

Apple is looking to debut its new music service in Russia also, according to the latest reports. The iPhone maker has been working on expanding its service in various countries around the world in June, and the latest entrant in that list could be...

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Not guilty: Xiaomi's not a very good Apple killer

The Macalope would suggest that Apple must be a cat what with the number of times it's been purported to have been killed, but a cat only has nine lives so Apple would have to be, what? A dozen cats? A dozen smiling, unconcerned cats, defiantly...

4 days on macworld.com

Sling TV Expands To Android TV, Strikes Deal With Google To Offer Discounted Nexus Players

 Sling TV, Dish Network’s internet TV service designed for cord cutters, is now available on the Android TV platform, the company is announcing this morning, including Google’s Nexus Player. This addition expands the...

4 days on techcrunch.com

Billionaire Citrone’s Top Tech Stocks Include Alibaba Group (BABA), Apple Inc (AAPL), Baidu Inc (BIDU)

Rob Citrone founded Discovery Capital Management in 1999. Headquartered in South Norwalk, Connecticut, the hedge fund manages a number of pooled investment vehicles and invests primarily in the technology, services, basic materials and financial...

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