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iPhone 6S vs. iPhone 7: Should You Upgrade Or Not?

Are you an iPhone 6s owner wondering whether it’s worth upgrading to the iPhone 7? If so, then you’ve come to the right place as in this article, we set forth a comparison of the two handsets. We’ll look at...

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Facebook gives select Pages the power to tag their products

Someday, you might see products tagged in Facebook images and videos the same way people are today. Facebook has begun testing an experimental feature that allows businesses running Pages to tag their products, according to Business Insider. The...

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The Week in Apple News: MacBook Pro rumors, iPhone 8 rumors, drone videos of Apple Campus 2, App Store search ads, and more

Apple headlines for the week ending Sep. 30, 2016While there wasn’t a major event or product release this week, there were plenty of Apple-related headlines. The important ones are in this slideshow. Just click the link to get more...

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iPhone 7 vs. Galaxy S7 vs. LG G5 vs. HTC 10 [Comparison]

Apple took to the stage earlier this month and announced the iPhone 7, 7 Plus and some other important products. However, in this article, I’m going to pit the iPhone 7 against three other big hitters from 2016. They are the Galaxy S7, HTC 10,...

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Apple Inc.: AAPL Stock Is Targeting $130.00 as a First Stop

AAPL Stock: Trending Higher I am bullish on Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) stock and I have reason to believe that a run toward higher prices has only just begun.My bullishness is strictly based on information I was able to extract by analyzing the AAPL...

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Apple loses FaceTime patent retrial, ordered to pay $302.4 million

In the continuing saga of Apple vs. VirnetX, Reuters reports that a federal jury in the Eastern District of Texas has ruled in favor of VirnetX, ordering Apple to pay $302.4 million in damages. This particular case has been going on since 2010, and...

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Crunch Report | Facebook Snapchat Clone in Poland

Facebook is testing a Snapchat clone in Poland, PewDiePie’s Tuber Simulator hits the top of the charts, Marc Andreessen talks about quitting Twitter, Yahoo open sources porn-detecting software, Nutanix is up 131% on its first day of trading on...

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Google's VR paint game 'Tilt Brush' will get multiplayer

Google's Tilt Brush debuted in September 2014 as a virtual reality painting experience -- immersion with the creative simplicity of MS Paint, as The Verge put it. They've added more in-game tools and hosted the odd art exhibit in the...

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Apple: September, December Could See iPhone Upside, Says Morgan Stanley

Contrary to some grumbling about potential fall-off in sales of Apple’s (AAPL) recently released iPhone 7, Morgan Stanley’s Katy Huberty today penned a brief, upbeat item in response to what she notes are investors’ concerns about...

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Google hires Lazard to explore Twitter purchase: Report

Google it talking with Lazard Ltd to explore a Twitter purchase, Bloomberg...

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Google Maps will show where your next Calendar appointment is

Google has been all about change for its suite of productivity apps this week, and now we're seeing what happens when some of the disparate services combine. On Android, Maps and Calendar are joining forces to give a quick visual reference for...

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Think you have Apple problems? Not like this

This French customer really wanted a...

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Universal Display: Relax, Says Cowen, Their OLED Tech Still Needed for iPhone 8

Shares of organic light-emitting diode technology maker Universal Display (OLED) today closed up 25 cents, or half a percent, at $55.51, despite some negative chatter about the company’s standing as a supplier to Apple (AAPL) for the next...

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Here’s how you can stop jumping back and forth between Google’s calendar and map apps

 Logistics are difficult, especially when every day you’re trying to keep track of 9 meetings, 13 phone calls, a dinner, a post dinner, and a post post dinner. In a new update, Google has decided to do its part to make daily...

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Man smashes devices at French Apple Store

A customer in France entered an Apple Store and calmly smashed devices in front of staff, The Verge...

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Apple is screwing up HomeKit; here’s how they can fix it

 The real magic of the Internet of Things happens when devices work together. It will be magic when Siri, on your iPhone, can adjust your thermostat or confirm you locked the back door; when your door lock can tell your sound system...

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Facebook's new social network for businesses, Facebook at Work, launches Oct. 10

It may finally be OK to use Facebook while you're at work. Well, it still may not be OK to post pictures from last night's party or your cat annoyingly waking up your spouse, but you may be using it to connect with your project team or your...

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You can now use an iPhone to log into a Windows 10 PC, Microsoft says

Apple's iPhone isn't always a good pairing for Microsoft's Windows 10 PCs, but you'll be able to use the phone's biometric authentication features to log into PCs.Microsoft wants to kill passwords with Windows Hello, a...

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What to expect to see from Google's October 4th event

It's that time of the year when tech companies trot out their newest wares hoping to cash in on the holiday season buying spree and Google is no different. On October 4th the search giant is holding an event to show off, well something, but most...

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When will Apple unveil the new MacBook Pro?

Word on the street is that Apple may unveil its new MacBook Pros at the end of October.  That comes from 9to5Mac, which looks at past history as well as a "sketchy" rumor from The Apple Post about an Oct. 24 event, to conclude that the...

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Pokemon Go Popularity Crushed Even Google’s Infrastructure

Pokemon Go often would become unavailable for many players whenever it was launched in a new country. People said it was because the servers were struggling to cope up with the wave of new players. Now Google, which provided those servers...

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How To Fix iPhone 7 Yellow Screen Problem Now [Tutorial]

If you’re lucky, your iPhone 7 or 7 Plus won’t have any problems at all. However, there are some owners who are seeing a yellowish hue on the handset’s display. Additionally, some are reporting dimmer screens than those on...

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iPhone 8 rumors: All glass everything with an OLED display

People are still lining up to snag a brand new iPhone 7, but that won’t stop anyone from speculating about next year’s iPhone. Why so early? Well, 2017 marks the iPhone’s 10th birthday, so Apple is reportedly gearing up to make its...

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6 Apple Rumors: From MacBook Pros to Amazon Echo Rival

An exciting assortment of Apple rumors surfaces each week and offers a glimpse into the current state of speculation about upcoming iPhones, new iPads, and the next updates for Apple’s operating systems. Though you might think that...

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Facebook tests feature similar to Snapchat Stories for Messenger

Facebook has been keen on borrowing features from Snapchat as of late and it's testing yet another one in Poland. The so-called "Messenger Day" tool allows Facebook Messenger users to share a collection of photos and videos...

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Facebook tests Messenger 'My Day' in another swipe at Snapchat Stories

Facebook's quest to be more Snapchat-like is far from over.  Nearly two months after the release of Instagram Stories, Facebook is testing another similar mobile storytelling format inside Messenger. The feature, called Messenger Day or My...

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Atomic is like Google Docs for interface prototyping

 Meet Atomic, a prototyping service for your next mobile app or website. It works in your browser, but it’s a lot more powerful than you’d expect. Atomic handles animations and lets you make interactive designs. And you can...

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Samsung To Release Galaxy S8 With Killer Features To Beat iPhone 7, 7 Plus

Will Samsung’s exploding batteries in its Galaxy Note 7 force the company into an early release of the Galaxy S8? Regardless of when its flagship handset and successor to arguably the best smartphone on the market is released will it be worth...

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Japan's noisy iPhone problem

I cancelled my iPhone 7 Plus order last week. Yes, I still had a two-week wait before it was scheduled to arrive, but it wasn't impatience that got the better of me. It was where I live: in Japan. iPhones sold here (and in Korea) hold the...

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Paint with your friends in VR with new Google Tilt Brush update

 One of the more fun usages of virtual reality to have already emerged is Google’s Tilt Brush. The VR painting simulator is often one of the first things I demo to first-time VR users and it really allows people to...

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Zuckerberg named in German hate-speech complaint...

Zuckerberg named in German hate-speech complaint...(Third column, 9th story, link) ...

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CfA Calls On NHTSA To Strengthen Ethics Regime After Close Ties To Google Revealed

CfA Calls On NHTSA To Strengthen Ethics Regime After Close Ties To Google Revealed by Campaign For Accountability WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the non-partisan watchdog group Campaign for Accountability (CfA) called on the National Highway Traffic...

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Salesforce urges EU to block Microsoft's acquisition of LinkedIn

When Microsoft announced they'd won the bidding war for LinkedIn with a colossal $26.2 billion offer, it seemed, well, about as interesting as corporate enterprise acquisitions sound. Yet it's a shrewd move for both: Integrating a...

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Facebook Plans Major Campaign to Promote Facebook Live (Report)

Facebook is planning a major campaign backing its Facebook Live livestreaming feature, including television spots and billboards, Deepa Seetharaman of The Wall Street Journal reported. According to Seetharaman, the social network’s...

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Facebook “Messenger Day” is the chat app’s new Snapchat Stories clone

 Facebook is stealing the Stories format and invading countries where Snapchat isn’t popular yet. Today in Poland it launched “Messenger Day”, which lets people share illustrated filter-enhanced photos and videos...

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My Day: Facebook Messenger’s Take on Snapchat Stories, Instagram Stories?

Is it time for the Facebook Messenger version of Snapchat Stories and Instagram Stories? Reader Franciszek Georgiew, founder of Poland-based social media agency Social Tigers, shared the screenshots below with SocialTimes of a new Messenger...

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Facebook ad potential: Messenger apps

Facebook executives said there's a natural fit for brands in the What's App and Facebook Messenger...

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iPhone 7 Unlikely To Have Exploded By Itself

A few weeks after the release of the Apple iPhone 7, reports have surfaced about a few minor issues with the new smartphone. However this latest story is related to something altogether more serious. This Wednesday an image was posted on...

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Fuze is the first iPhone 7 headphone jack case you can preorder

It was only a matter of time until iPhone 7 accessory makers started delivering a slew of cases to bring back the 3.5mm headphone jack. But I didn't expect the first case that you could actually preorder -- Fuze -- would come from a tiny Austin...

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Apple's incredible space campus is almost ready for Earth

Drone pilot Matthew Roberts just delivered another stunning fly-over of the still-under-construction Apple Campus 2 — often called the "Spaceship Campus."The 4K video, shot sometime in September, shows an almost completely covered...

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Will Google really kill its Nexus phones and replace them with Pixel?

Next Tuesday is going to be a very big day for Google. The company is hosting an event in San Francisco to presumably announce its new Pixel and Pixel XL Android phones that could replace the Nexus brand and what is shaping up to be a boatload of...

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In hospitals, Apple's app platform becoming a force

Apple's app platform has been quietly growing in popularity in U.S. hospitals. Now, the public is getting a look at one of the first apps to be used in a major hospital. HomeHero, a company that provides non-medical home care, is now using a new app...

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Cybersecurity firm offers $1.5 million for iPhone exploits

A previously undisclosed (aka zero-day) exploit can fetch enough money to buy its finder a house. Zerodium, a firm that buys security exploits, has announced that it's paying $1.5 million for one that can be used to take over iPhones and iPads....

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Firm Offers $1.5 Million for Apple iOS Jailbreak

Zerodium, which is part of the exploit acquisition platform software sector, has offered $1.5 million for a complete hack of the Apple iOS...

21.6 hours on 247wallst.com

French Man Destroys Everything In Apple Store In France [VIDEO]

Most people speak highly of Apple’s customer support. Of course, there could be a few unhappy customers, but one unhappy customer in France went a little too far to express his frustration. On Thursday, a customer entered the Apple store in...

21.6 hours on valuewalk.com

TV Ads, Billboards Will Now Urge You To Use Facebook Live

Facebook would like you to know of Facebook Live if you do not know it yet. According to The Wall Street Journal, by doing this, the social networking site is trying to get normal people to begin live-streaming more. For this, the social media giant...

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Google search cards help you choose a college

Search for a college or university with Google and you'll soon see a new results card. These small, mobile-friendly summaries include graduation and acceptance rates, the average post-grad salary and the normal fees for undergraduate tuition....

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Apple: Long Wait Times for iPhone 7 Encouraging, Say Citi, BTIG

The Street’s checking in on Apple’s (AAPL) iPhone 7 today, two weeks after the device went on sale broadly at retail. Citigroup’s Jim Suva reiterates a Buy rating on Apple shares, and raises his price target to $130...

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Why Investors Are Buzzing About Threshold Pharmaceuticals, Enbridge, Facebook and More

With the third quarter officially wrapping up at the end of Friday’s close, unexpected volatility in either direction could potentially appear at any time. Volatility certainly reared its head in Asia last night, as the Nikkei 225 fell by over...

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New Apple TV App From CW Needs No Cable Subscription, Login

The CW Network released its Apple TV app yesterday, as it promised to do last week. The CW’s app allows all fourth-generation Apple TV owners to watch new episodes of shows on the network for free with no login or cable authentication...

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iPhone gets sucked into a treadmill, attains this beautiful round shape

Ever dropped your phone while running on a treadmill? According to a recent Reddit post, it's actually possible for the treadmill to suck in an iPhone and spit it out on the other side, destroying it in the process.  The end result,...

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iPhone 8 To Feature 2.5D Glass, Stainless Steel Frame: Analyst

The iPhone 8 is still about a year away, but it hasn’t stopped analysts and the rumor mill from providing details on what it would look like. Earlier this week, an Apple employee in Israel told Business Insider that the 2017 device –...

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Apple Watch: Still Beautiful, Still Flakey

I recently swung by an Apple (AAPL) retail location to pick up my Apple Watch “Series 2,” in stainless steal, the second incarnation of the wearable. I’ve been wearing the predecessor daily since it came out in the Spring of 2015. It...

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iPhone 7 Owners Complain About Bluetooth, LTE Issues

When Apple removed the headphone jack from the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus, the company hailed it as a bold move. The removal of the headphone jack meant users would have to rely on the Lightning port or use Bluetooth to listen to the music. Now iPhone 7 and 7...

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NFL Teams on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, Weeks 1-3

The Rams’ return to Los Angeles led to the most growth of any National Football League team on Facebook and Instagram during the first three weeks of the season. Social marketing firm Unmetric analyzed all of the NFL teams on...

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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, Coach, Encana, NXP Semiconductors, Sina, Under Armour and More

The top analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations seen on Friday morning include Apple, Coach, Encana, NXP Semiconductors, Sina and Under...

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Hands-free 'Ok Google' commands come to Google Maps

The "Ok Google" command has expanded since the debut of Android KitKat, allowing devices to respond in various smart ways to those two words. Now, Google Maps on Android has this ability too, whether you're in the middle of a...

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No, this iPhone 7 probably didn’t just explode on its own

An image of a seemingly exploded, badly damaged iPhone 7 surfaced on Reddit Wednesday, and some media outlets (as well as social media) are already comparing this to the seemingly never-ending Samsung Note7 Explodegate. While we don't know what...

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Apple To Meet With Top Jailbreak Hackers To Discuss Bug Bounties

Reports circling the Internet suggest Apple has taken the first step towards getting help from hackers who circumvent its security. Apple intends to use this bug bounty program to entice hackers to inform it about possible threats to its software....

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Multiple Apple IDs just leads to multiple problems

I’d like to start with a brief test. All those who have more than one Apple ID, please raise your hands. Now look around you; if you’re in a group of people who use Apple products, you’ll see a lot of hands in the air. And if...

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Google has a new central blog called Keyword

Google loves blogs. Not only because it bought the blogging platform Blogger back in 2003; the company also posts most company-related news on an ever-increasing number of blogs.  Now, there's a new central place to follow all that stuff:...

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WhatsApp’s privacy U-turn on sharing data with Facebook draws more heat in Europe

 A dramatic privacy about-face by messaging app WhatsApp this summer, in which it revealed an update to its T&Cs would for the first time allow the sharing of its user data with parent company Facebook, is getting the pair into hot water...

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Could Cortana 2.0 be a chatbot? Microsoft's new AI chief hasn't ruled it out

Cortana has a new boss, and he has a problem: If Google’s turning its Google Now digital assistant into a chatbot, should Microsoft do the same with Cortana? So far, the answer is a definite maybe. In 2014, Microsoft first unveiled Cortana, the...

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16 useful Windows 10 tools that help you get more done

Getting more doneImage by Adam Patrick MurrayNone of us like wasting time when we’re trying to get stuff done. Every second spent shuffling around open windows or navigating menus is precious time not spent achieving your goals. Fortunately,...

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Angry customer casually smashes up iPhones in a French Apple Store

An angry French customer walked into an Apple Store in Dijon and, armed with a steel ball used in the bowling game pétanque, started smashing iPhones, iPads and MacBooks.  SEE ALSO: Irish government HQ bombarded with apples protesting...

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Microsoft Has a Whole New Kind of Computer Chip---and It'll Change Everything

Microsoft Research & the future of #FPGAs https://t.co/eykcY1f1C4 — Financial Technology (@fin_tech) September 30,...

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An iPhone hack can now be cashed in for $1.5 million

Zerodium, a security company that offers a set of bounties for previously unknown software vulnerabilities, has increased its reward for a working iOS 10 hack to $1.5 million.  Specifically, the company is looking for a zero-day, remote...

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Apple opening first research hub in China

Apple is opening a 300 million yuan ($45 million) research and development center in Beijing, its first ever in...

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How Donald Trump is beating Hillary Clinton on Facebook

How Donald Trump is beating Hillary Clinton on FacebookThe Facebook presences of Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump have very little in common — their personas, their audiences (one assumes) and their choice of outbound links. But what they do...

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Melinda Gates' initiative is about getting more women into tech

Melinda Gates has been supporting the global fight against malaria, tuberculosis and AIDS with her husband since 2000. And she'll continue to do so, but now she's also building her own office and dedicating resources to tackle gender...

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Can $3B Cure Mark Zuckerberg's Ego?

Berezow & LeMieux, USA...

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Spotify could out-dance Apple if it does acquire SoundCloud

 SoundCloud as a company is a disaster, but its the only streaming service with the DJ sets and remixes kids love. So it makes perfect sense that Spotify is in advanced talks to acquire SoundCloud, the Financial Times reports. Spotify already...

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Salesforce tries to block Microsoft's LinkedIn acquisition

Microsoft made a splash earlier this year when it announced the largest acquisition in its history, signing an agreement to buy LinkedIn for $26.2 billion. But now, Salesforce is trying to convince the European Union to block the deal. Salesforce...

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Google opens up its machine learning tricks to all

There may now be an easier way to implement advanced machine learning models in your projects. Google has opened up its Cloud Machine Learning to all businesses in a public beta, after a few months of testing it in private alpha. The tool makes it...

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Does Facebook speak your language?

The giant social network is being translated into more languages including Malta, Fulah and...

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The Week in Mac Apps: Restore your iPhone hassle-free with iMazing 2

New Mac apps of the weekThis week’s roundup of new Mac apps is full of new goodies for macOS Sierra—including iMazing 2, a Mac app for backing up your iOS devices. Plus, two apps to handle Twitter video uploads, and more. Read on!BBEdit...

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Google’s Waze Carpool pilot expands to San Francisco-area commuters

 Google-owned Waze is slowly increasing the scope of its Bay-area commute service trial, but now the service is available via the standard Waze app for anyone who wants to sign up to be a rider, or through a separate, dedicated Waze Rider app....

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Google's ride-sharing platform is now live in San Francisco

Waze Rider, the ride-sharing version of the popular Google-owned navigation app, is now open to the general public in the Bay Area. After several months in private beta, the Wall Street Journal reports that Google is ready to open up its casual...

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Now iPhone 7 exploding?

Now iPhone 7 exploding?(Second column, 11th story, link) ...

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Palestinian Activists Are Angry About Alleged Facebook Censorship

Palestinian activists are running an online campaign to hold Facebook accountable after the social media giant deleted a number of pro-Palestine posts and suspended several Palestinian journalists’ accounts. Quds News Network and other...

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Google Puts The Brakes On Android Wear 2.0 Until 2017

Google announced today that it would not be releasing the final version of its Android Wear 2.0 smartwatch platform this year, but did release its third preview of the platform for developers alongside that news with a promised fourth iteration before...

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7 Savory Apple Recipes That Make Delicious Fall Dinners

Apples are still ripe for the pickin’, so grab them while they’re good. No matter what variety of apple you prefer, there’s a good chance you have a favorite, and it’s the one you can enjoy on its own, with peanut butter, in...

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Nintendo NX Preorder Page Leaks Price And Release Date

Nintendo, Nintendo, Nintendo… A video game company with such an incredible pedigree, following, and legacy. How hard things have been for them lately. While everyone remembers the Japanese company’s golden years, what with the original...

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Google rebrands cloud business, adds more artificial intelligence

(Reuters) - Alphabet Inc's Google said on Thursday it renamed its business-to-business cloud computing brand and enhanced some enterprise applications using artificial intelligence, the company's latest gambit to better compete with Amazon.com...

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Google's big Android Wear 2.0 update is delayed

If you were hoping to hear more about the next version of Android Wear at Google's big hardware event next week, you might not want to get your hopes up just yet. Google has now pushed back the date for the official release of the update to...

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Google rebrands Apps for Work as G Suite, adds intelligent features

Google rebranded and enhanced its productivity suite Thursday with new intelligent capabilities that help it better compete with Microsoft Office 365.G Suite is the new name for the group of applications that include Gmail, Google Calendar, Docs,...

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How the Apple Watch will take this NYC restaurant's customer service to the next level

Danny Meyer is best known as the mastermind behind Shake Shack, the restaurant chain that handily beats In n Out for the best fast food burger in America. (Bold words, yes, and I stand by them.) But he’s also at the forefront of hospitality...

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Google makes Docs, Drive and Calendar more productive

If you spend your work days toiling in Google's productivity apps, the first thing you might notice today is that Google for Work is now called "G Suite". Once you get past the new label, you might also notice a slew of smart...

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Bruce Berkowitz On Fannie Mae & Freddie Mac

Consuelo Mack WealthTrack “Fairholme Turnaround?” premiering nationwide beginning tomorrow Friday, September 30 at 7:30 p.m. ET on public television (check local listings**) and on wealthtrack.com, features an exclusive interview with...

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History teacher removed after 9/11 conspiracy links found on school web page

History teacher removed after 9/11 conspiracy links found on school web pageWOODBRIDGE, N.J. — A history instructor at Woodbridge High School in New Jersey was removed from the classroom Wednesday afternoon after PIX11 News began asking school...

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Microsoft reorganizes to create a dedicated AI division

Microsoft has reorganized several disparate projects and programs into an entirely new Artificial Intelligence group. It will be the fourth major division after Windows, Office and cloud, reallocating over 5,000 computer scientists and engineers...

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10 Facebook Marketing Mistakes and How to Avoid Them For Your Business

One of the most important social media marketing tools in the world is Facebook. How could it not be? The network has over 1 billion members and while that still leaves a few billion folks without an account; it’s fair to say that if...

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New Apple ad depicts lovely balloon invasion to highlight new features in Messages

Balloons can signify lifting up, letting go, unimaginable joy or simply a birthday wish. When seen by the thousands, they can inspire awe, maybe a little fear, or remind you of a certain classic Pixar. For Apple, though, balloons are now just another way...

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Google for Work has a new name: G Suite

As predicted, Google for Work has a new name. Calendar, Drive, Docs, Gmail, Maps for Work, Search for Work, Sheets and Slides all fall under "G Suite" now. A few of those items might jump out at you as being Google Apps for Work. It all...

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App Smart: More Fun on Your Wrist With New Apps for the Apple Watch

Among the offerings, apps in which you can speak to your watch to update to-do lists or get a quick assist on deciphering a foreign...

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Fitbit Inc Tanks After Analyst Downgrade As Apple Watch Threat Looms

Fitbit shares tanked on Thursday following a downgrade from analysts at Pacific Crest. Their checks suggest that the new Charge 2 fitness wearable is off to a slow start, and they still believe that many people who have purchased a Fitbit stop using it...

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Trump still thinks Google suppresses negative Clinton searches

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has never let the truth get in the way of an angry rant. So it goes with this week's conspiracy theory of choice. At a rally in Wisconsin last night, Trump boasted that a "Google...

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iPhone 8 sounds like it'll share design similarities with the iPhone 4

The iPhone 7 and 7 Plus just launched, but that's not stopping the rumor mill from moving on to rumors for next year's "iPhone 8," which is expected to come with a complete redesign to celebrate the device's 10th anniversary. KGI...

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Google will shore up one of its biggest cloud weaknesses next year

Google is making a major change to its cloud platform infrastructure that will help shore up one of the company's biggest weaknesses relative to competitors like Microsoft and Amazon. On Thursday, Urs Hölzle, the company's senior vice...

41.8 hours on pcworld.com

Android Wear Suffering iPhone 7 Compatibility Issues

A few weeks after the release of the iPhone 7 there have been a number of issues that have come to light, with the latest affecting Android Wear smartwatches. One of the best things about the Android Wear platform is that it is compatible with both...

41.8 hours on valuewalk.com

Microsoft moves Cortana and Bing into Microsoft Research to accelerate new features

On Thursday, Microsoft took the unusual step of combining its Bing and Cortana product teams with Microsoft Research, in a bid to accelerate innovation for both the search engine and the digital assistant.The move was part of a broader reorganization...

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More New Features for Facebook’s Analytics for Apps

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Facebook released more new features for its Analytics for Apps: support for web analytics, improved cross-device analytics, user properties and updated sharing insights. The social network introduced Analytics for Apps at F8 in March 2015, and updates...

7 Insights to Help Refine Your App Notification Strategy

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There’s a fine line between being effective and being annoying when it comes to push notifications. Too many notifications can lead to overload, while too few notifications can lead to users abandoning applications and services. However, well-timed...

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Google’s Cloud Machine Learning service is now in public beta

 Google announced a number of updates to its cloud computing services at a small event in San Francisco this morning. These updates touch Google’s machine learning services, as well as its database and analytics services, and...

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Apple’s new ad focuses on background animations for Messages

 Apple is releasing a new video advertisement for the iPhone and iOS. Like previous ads, this video shows a stark departure from its predecessors. You can feel Tor Myhren’s influence on this ad. The recently hired VP of Marketing...

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Google rebrands its business apps as G Suite, launches Team Drive & upgrades apps

 Google announced today that its now ten-year old service Google Apps for Work (formerly Google Apps for Your Domain), is getting rebranded yet again. This time around, the company will call it “G Suite.” Sounds more hip,...

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Donald Trump: Google Is Conspiring Against Me

We all know that everyone and everything are conspiring against Trump as he runs for an office he is not fit to hold, and if you listen to a speech from last night, Google has joined the list of those that don’t wish to see him win come...

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You can take the new iPhone into the shower, but please don't

The best iPhone 7 feature may be its scariest: Apple's new device is water-resistant, meaning you can take that sucker in the shower with you and scrub away at the ever-thinning line between man and machine. SEE ALSO: You can take your iPhone 7...

42.5 hours on mashable.com

Apple Inc. (AAPL) Stock Slips After Barclays Removes As Top Pick

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) stock declined today after Barclays analysts trimmed their price target and said they have removed the Top Pick designation from it. Analyst views on the company and the iPhone 7 are getting more varied every day, as some are...

42.7 hours on valuewalk.com

Facebook Tests Tagging Products on Pages With Catalogs, Shop Sections

Facebook is testing a feature giving page administrators the ability to tag products in photos, videos and posts on their pages. A source with knowledge of the test told SocialTimes the test is aimed at page admins with access to product catalogs or...

42.7 hours on adweek.com

iPhone 7 Exploding Too Just Like The Galaxy Note 7

If Apple fans had been laughing at the misfortune of Galaxy Note 7 owners due to some of the handsets exploding, they’ve now stopped. We’ve just heard the first report of an iPhone 7 exploding. Image source: imgur.com iPhone 7...

43.1 hours on valuewalk.com

Google launches third developer preview of Android Wear 2.0 but pushes final release to 2017

 Google today launched the third developer preview of Android Wear 2.0, the next major version of its operating system for smartwatches. At the same time, though, the company also today said that it will continue the preview program into early...

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Google combines all of its cloud services under the ‘Google Cloud’ brand

 Google for Work, Google’s Cloud Platform and the rest of the company’s cloud-based services are getting a new name. They have now been combined under the “Google Cloud” moniker. Google’s...

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Why Investors Are Buzzing About ConAgra, Apple, eBay, and Two Other Stocks Today

Crude futures are in the green again as some short traders cover their positions after yesterday’s surprise OPEC announcement. Meanwhile, the three major indexes are moderately lower as profit taking outweighed solid GDP and initial claims...

44.1 hours on insidermonkey.com

Apple launches Enhanced Editions of “A Game of Thrones” on iBooks

 Apple today announced the launch of “Enhanced Editions” for George R. R. Martin’s series, “A Game of Thrones,” beginning with the author’s first title, “A Song of Ice...

44.2 hours on https:

Wall Street slips as Apple, healthcare stocks drop

(Reuters) - Wall Street was lower in choppy trading late Thursday morning, pulled lower by Apple and healthcare stocks. ...

44.7 hours on reuters.com

Apple stock price target cut to $114 from $115 at Barclays

This is a Real-time headline. These are breaking news, delivered the minute it happens, delivered ticker-tape style. Visit www.marketwatch.com or the quote page for more information about this breaking news. ...

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Restauranteur hopes the Apple Watch will improve fine dining

Danny Meyer is considered to be quite the progressive restauranteur. His employees don't rely on tips to make ends meet (the practice is outlawed at his establishments, in fact), and they get various benefits including a share of profits. Aside...

44.9 hours on https:

Facebook, Amazon, Google, IBM, Microsoft form new AI alliance

Artificial Intelligence is now a part of our daily lives. It's on our wrists in the form of Apple's SIRI and in our kitchens thanks to Amazon's Alexa. We use it, but do not always understand or trust it. Now, a collection of tech industry...

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Mary J. Blige Is Tired Of All The 'Hateration' Over Her Apple Music Ad

Mary J. Blige is tired of us dragging her for that Apple Music commercial. Folks flooded the internet with memes, jokes and general confusion about the nine-time Grammy award-winner awkwardly serenading Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton...

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New USB-C audio standard joins the iPhone 7's quest to kill the headphone jack

The future of mobile device audio is here, and if you hated the iPhone 7’s Lightning connector headphones, you’ll loathe this new solution. The USB Implementers Forum (USB-IF) recently announced the audio specification for USB Type-C was...

45 hours on macworld.com

Zuckerberg Discloses How They Keep Facebook Cool (Literally)

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg wants people to understand how advanced tech goes into operating the social networking site. On Wednesday, Zuckerberg declared that he will start sharing pictures on his profile about some of the new technologies that his...

45 hours on valuewalk.com

Apple: Beware, iPhone 7 Starting to Look Like iPhone 6S, Says Barclays

Two weeks after Apple’s (AAPL) iPhone 7 went on sale at retail, Barclays’s Mark Moskowitz today warns that sales could drop off in the near future, similar to a downturn following the introduction of the prior model, the iPhone...

45.2 hours on blogs.barrons.com

The iPhone 7 goes on pre-order in India tonight on Flipkart with these special offers

Apple and Flipkart will try to not disappoint Indians tonight. SEE ALSO: iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus: the review Apple announced earlier this month that it has partnered with Flipkart, India’s largest ecommerce company for online sales of iPhone...

45.3 hours on mashable.com

Donald Trump is resurfacing an old rumor that Google hides negative search results about Hillary Clinton

Donald Trump is resurfacing an old rumor that Google hides negative search results about Hillary ClintonDonald Trump thinks Google is suppressing negative search results about his opponent — a conspiracy theory that Google refuted in June.The...

45.4 hours on aol.com

iPhone 7 Records 4K Video On Scuba Dive [VIDEO]

Those who bought the iPhone 7 early are getting used to their devices and finding out just what it is capable of. Some buyers are more imaginative, or have a higher appetite for risk, than others. While the majority of people are content to check out the...

45.7 hours on valuewalk.com

Apple Music Bags Top Spot In Customer Satisfaction Survey

Apple Music hasn’t been able to gain as much popularity as Spotify has gained, but when it comes to satisfying paying customers, it is far ahead of it. For the first time, J.D. Power conducted a streaming music satisfaction...

46 hours on valuewalk.com

Trump pushes conspiracy that Google suppresses negative news about Clinton

Donald Trump on Wednesday revived an old conspiracy that Google is in the tank for Hillary Clinton.  “The Google poll has us leading Hillary Clinton by two points nationwide, and that’s despite the fact that Google search...

46.1 hours on mashable.com

iPhone 8 Will Be Redesigned With Ceramic Body, Edge-To-Edge Display

According to the latest reports, tech giant Apple has already started work on the iPhone 8. While the iPhone 7 is only a few weeks old, it should come as no surprise that Apple is already preparing its successor. The 2017 Apple smartphone is widely...

46.1 hours on valuewalk.com

More people already want Apple AirPods than the Apple Watch

Apple's newest product category is wireless headphones, and although the AirPods have yet to go on sale, there are some signs that it could find a very receptive consumer base. 12% of U.S. consumers surveyed by Bank of...

46.4 hours on businessinsider.com

Pokémon Go Google Searches Down Tenfold From July Peak

Pokémon Go, the massive hit game, is now experiencing a fall, which is evident from Google search results. According to the Google Trends Tool, in the week of September 18, people searched for “Pokémon Go” on Google...

46.5 hours on valuewalk.com

Microsoft forms new AI Research Group led by Harry Shum

 A day after announcing a new artificial intelligence partnership with IBM, Google, Facebook and Amazon, Microsoft is upping the ante within its own walls. It is creating a new AI business unit, the Microsoft AI and Research Group, with...

46.6 hours on https:

FACEBOOK artificial intelligence chief developed SURVEILLANCE systems...

FACEBOOK artificial intelligence chief developed SURVEILLANCE systems...(Third column, 10th story, link) ...

46.7 hours on drudgereportfeed.com

Apple Inc. CEO Comments On BlackBerry Ltd Phone Business

BlackBerry, which was once the top smartphone maker worldwide, is exiting the smartphone manufacturing business. Much has been said and written about the historic fall of the Waterloo-based smartphone maker over the past few years. Most recently, Apple...

46.7 hours on valuewalk.com

21 essential Windows keyboard shortcuts

Despite notable advancements in speech-recognition technology and voice input, and the popularity of tablets, the humble PC continues to be the workhorse device of choice for many workers around the world. And whether you're an office-bound...

47 hours on pcworld.com

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, BlackBerry, eBay, Fitbit, Lululemon, Nike and More

The top analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations seen on Thursday morning include Apple, BlackBerry, eBay, Fitbit, Lululemon Athletica and...

47.1 hours on 247wallst.com

How Google's New Penguin Update Will Affect Search

Google Penguin, in its current form, is two years old. That's right it's been two years since the third version of Penguin came out. Google is now updating it again. The fourth version of the Penguin algorithm is set to make significant changes...

47.2 hours on huffingtonpost.com

Nuance Dragon Professional Individual for Mac 6.0 review: Better performance and accuracy

Another year, another upgrade to Nuance’s Dragon ($300; $150 upgrade), their speech recognition solution. I reviewed version 5 last year, pointing out that “Dragon offers some of the biggest changes since this software was first...

47.2 hours on macworld.com

This iPhone 7 case brings back the missing headphone jack

This startup has a lot of courage. SEE ALSO: Apple SVP Phil Schiller wants you to know there's a $39 fix for your iPhone 7 headphone jack worries Apple might want to take you to the future of music by scrapping the audio jack in the iPhone 7 and...

47.7 hours on mashable.com

iPhone 7 Headphone Jack: How To Get It Back

Are you an iPhone 7 owner, or have you forgone Apple’s latest model due to its lack of a headphone jack? Whichever category you fall into, if the lack of a headphone jack has your head in a spin, here’s some good news....

47.7 hours on valuewalk.com

Facebook at Work will launch on October 10 in London

 Some more details are coming through on Facebook at Work, the social network’s big effort to move into enterprise communication services with a business version of its popular platform. Facebook has now sent out invites for a Facebook...

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How to solve an app blocking your screen when your Mac hasn’t crashed

After upgrading to macOS Sierra and restarting my Mac, everything came up normally—except for Snapz Pro, a venerable screen-capture program that I had updated to the latest version (2.6.0), but should probably have disabled out of...

2 days on macworld.com

A Facebook chief talks about why Zuckerberg's famous 'Will you resign?' email was actually inspirational

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg sent the entire workforce an email in 2010 with the subject line "Will you resign?" after an employee leaked some ultra-sensitive company information. Zuckerberg urged the leaker to quit, saying they clearly...

2 days on businessinsider.com

Facebook Inc: This Is a Blunt Reality Check for FB Stock Bears

Having Doubts About Facebook Stock? It's easy to miss things that are right under your nose, which is probably why some investors overlook Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB). They forget that Facebook stock (FB) has delivered extraordinary...

2 days on ewallstreeter.com

Facebook has a question on its office walls that can help solve a key problem at work

There is a question that on the office walls at Facebook that could help bring greater gender equality across all workforces. Speaking at the FT Women at the Top event in London, vice president EMEA at Facebook, Nicola...

2 days on businessinsider.com

Google, Facebook, Amazon teaming up

Some of the most profitable companies in the world are joining forces to create a new...

2 days on cnbc.com

Google hires industry vet Lyor Cohen as YouTube's head of music

In a music world where exclusives and direct ties to artists are increasingly important, Google is hoping to give YouTube a boost with its latest hire: Lyor Cohen. The former Def Jam president has most recently been heading up his 300 Entertainment...

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Google, Facebook and other tech titans form 'Partnership on AI'

Five of the biggest tech companies have launched a collaboration to help the public understand the benefits of artificial intelligence. The New York Times reported in early September that Google, Facebook, Microsoft, IBM and Amazon had been meeting...

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Crunch Report | Facebook’s futuristic frozen facility

Uber’s self-driving trucks are coming in 2017, BlackBerry will stop making its own hardware, Facebook gives us a behind-the-scenes look at its server farm in Sweden, Nvidia researchers teach a car to drive from studying humans, Twitter opens up...

2 days on https:

A new Microsoft tool shows how Win 10 might affect devices

IT administrators trying to figure out how to move their organizations to Windows 10 have a new tool that might change the game. This week, Microsoft released the Windows Upgrade Analytics Service, designed to make it easier to decide whether you can...

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Coming soon to a cubicle near you: Facebook at Work

The commercial version of Facebook is geared to businesses and launches in...

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Fitbit Still ‘Owns’ Wearables Vs. Apple Watch, Says Raymond James

Fitbit (FIT) still "owns" wearables, according to a survey conducted recently by Raymond James, but Apple (AAPL) is getting "substantial interest" for its revamped Apple Watch line, writes analyst Tavis McCourt in a note to clients...

3 days on blogs.barrons.com

Mark Zuckerberg reveals how Facebook literally stays cool

Mark Zuckerberg wants you to know just how much advanced technology goes into operating the social media giant that is Facebook. He announced on Wednesday that he'll begin to share photos on his Facebook profile about some of the new technologies...

3 days on mashable.com

Facebook, Amazon, Google, IBM, and Microsoft come together to create historic Partnership on AI

 The world’s largest technology companies hold the keys to some of the largest databases on our planet. Much like goods and coins before it, data is becoming an important currency for the modern world. The data’s...

3 days on https:

Hibu Named Facebook Marketing Partner

Hibu, a provider of digital marketing solutions for small and midsized businesses, is the newest Facebook Marketing Partner. The company will be part of the program’s Small Business Solutions specialty, and it will continue to develop solutions in...

3 days on adweek.com

Facebook reveals the date of its next F8 developer conference

Facebook has announced the dates and location for its next developer conference. F8, the company's annual developer conference, will kickoff April 18, 2017 in San Jose, the social network announced Wednesday.  SEE ALSO: How Facebook's...

3 days on mashable.com

Facebook’s F8 2017 conference outgrows SF, hits San Jose April 18th-19th

 Facebook couldn’t fit all developers for its F8 conference into San Francisco’s Fort Mason any more, so F8 will take place at San Jose’s McEnery Convention Center on April 18th and 19th, 2017. Registration...

3 days on https:

Apple: iPhone 7 May Outsell iPhone 6 In First Six Months Of Availability

Analysts continue to expect Apple to see a great benefit from a massive upgrade cycle for the iPhone 7 this year. Bank of America Merrill Lynch analysts are the latest to chime in on the topic, and their recent survey suggests a “solid pipeline...

3 days on valuewalk.com

Freddie Mac: Mortgage Serious Delinquency rate declined in August, Lowest since July 2008

Freddie Mac reported that the Single-Family serious delinquency rate declined in August to 1.03%, down from 1.08% in July.  Freddie's rate is down from 1.45% in August 2015.This is the lowest rate since July 2008.Freddie's serious...

3 days on calculatedriskblog.com

Google’s home delivery service, Google Express, hits New England

 Google today announced an expansion of its home delivery shopping service Google Express, which is now available across a large part of the East Coast. The service lets online shoppers order consumer products like electronics,...

3 days on https:

Apple Tracks Your Contacts On iMessage

Apple’s iMessage is message is back in the news again, though not for pornographic GIFs this time but for a perceived violation of privacy where the company can provide law enforcement with a list of those you’ve been contacting via...

3 days on valuewalk.com

Google Updates iOS App With Incognito Mode, More

Google launched the latest update for its iOS application, which allows users to search in an Incognito Mode. Users can turn on Incognito Mode in the app’s settings menu. When the mode is active, a...

3 days on adweek.com

Apple pushes enterprise with Deloitte

Deloitte will open a new practice to help corporate clients work with Apple...

3 days on cnbc.com

Aetna will help cover the cost of customers’ Apple Watches

 Aetna just threw in with Apple in a big way. The healthcare provider announced a number of different iOS-only apps aimed at quantifying wellness and streamlining the healthcare management process that are set to arrive early next year....

3 days on https:

Apple keeps track of all the phone numbers you contact using iMessage

In the wake of an FBI investigation, Apple mounted a high-profile campaign on behalf of its users’ privacy. But it turns out our privacy is still being compromised. Apple keeps a log of everyone you try to contact using iMessage, according to a...

3 days on macworld.com

Aetna will give Apple Watches to employees, and subsidize them for customers

Health insurer Aetna announced Wednesday it will provide Apple Watches at no cost to its nearly 50,000 employees, who will participate in the company’s wellness reimbursement program. The initiative is aimed at encouraging employees “to...

3 days on macworld.com

Microsoft morphs Office 365 UI into Windows Mobile Start menu clone

Microsoft today outlined a new Windows 10-like interface for corporate users of Office 365, the software-by-subscription program.The new look will reach employees of firms that have registered with the Office 365 First Release track later this month....

3 days on pcworld.com

Apple Secures Battersea Power Station For London HQ

Apple announced today that it had secured space in the iconic Battersea Power Station mixed-use site presently being developed by a Malaysian consortium offering high-end condominiums, shopping and office space. Photo by CeresB Apple shows that...

3 days on valuewalk.com

Why 'Transfer Purchases' doesn't copy apps to iTunes when backing up your iPhone

Last week we talked about creating a backup of your iOS device that, when restored, would also restore all your apps. As I noted in the article, an iCloud backup restores apps and their related data, but a restore using an iTunes backup...

3 days on macworld.com

Apple's iMessage system leaves one bit of data open to authorities

OK, so maybe there's one little bit of the iMessage system that's not under lock and key. Apple iMessages are encrypted end-to-end. That means the messages you send on the platform can only be read by you and their recipient. Apple can't...

3 days on mashable.com

Zuck’s photos from Facebook’s futuristic Arctic data center

 Why pay for air conditioning when you can just build a data center near the Arctic Circle and pump in the frosty winds? That’s why Facebook created these massive fans for its Luleå, Sweden data center. In hopes of proving that...

3 days on https:

Apple deepens enterprise push with Deloitte partnership

(Reuters) - Apple Inc and Deloitte LLP announced a partnership on Wednesday in which the consultant will open a new practice to help corporate clients work with Apple products, the tech firm's latest attempt to boost enterprise sales as its key...

3 days on reuters.com

Google Express delivery expands along the East Coast

East coast residents now have a new way to shop online. Google announced on Wednesday that it is expanding its Google Express online delivery service to a dozen states throughout the Northeast. Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, New York,...

3 days on https:

Could a revenge porn case in Northern Ireland change Facebook across the planet?

Facebook is massive. More people use Facebook than live in the nation of China. And like any giant international operation, its size opens Facebook up to a barrage of varied lawsuits, most of which are not worth paying attention to.  A revenge...

3 days on mashable.com

Learn From the Best: Google's Nine Principles of Innovation

Google is widely considered, by both the general public and business experts, to be one of the most innovative companies in the world. So how does Google promote a culture of innovation and ensure that innovative ideas are properly implemented, creating...

3 days on huffingtonpost.com

Your Content Marketing Strategy after Real Time Google Penguin Update

It’s official now. Google announced this week that Penguin is part of the core search engine algorithm and will affect real-time searches. This all started on 3rd September when we saw a lot of fluctuations in search results, bloggers...

3 days on huffingtonpost.com

Apple logs your iMessage contacts and could share them with police

Apple's iMessage had a few security holes in March and April that potentially leaked photos and contacts, respectively. Though quickly patched, they are a reminder that the company faces a never-ending arms race to shore up its security to keep...

3 days on https:

Google Maps highlights foodie photos and your upcoming places in the latest beta update

Even if a restaurant has an adventurous menu and a bustling crowd, you’re not guaranteed it will satisfy your taste buds.Sometimes you just need to see how the food looks, as it can be deciding factor between trying it out or heading for the...

3 days on pcworld.com

Apple Inc. (AAPL) Stock Gets Sell Rating, Could Slide 20% This Year: Analyst

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) stock is surging to new heights and is up 18% this quarter on expectations that its new devices will sell in great quantities. But this won’t last long, believes an analyst who has given a Sell rating to the stock...

3 days on valuewalk.com

Buy Apple, BofAML says

Bank of America Merrill Lynch reiterates its buy rating on Apple...

3 days on cnbc.com

Apple: ‘Jet Black’ Could Boost iPhone Average Price, Says Bernstein

Bernstein’s Toni Sacconaghi today weighs in on Apple’s (AAPL) roll out of the iPhone 7, which went on sale September 16th, arguing that average selling price should be investors’ focus, and that it bodes well for the...

3 days on blogs.barrons.com

Alphabet Inc Downgraded As Analysts Debate If Google Is Innovative Enough

Google parent Alphabet was the receiving end of a huge contrarian call this morning as analysts at Wedbush downgraded it to Underperform. They’re concerned about what they call the “Four Horsemen of the Search Apocalypse,”...

3 days on valuewalk.com

State of the Art: Google’s Next Moonshot: A ‘Star Trek’ Computer. Starship Not Included.

The tech giant is working on Google Assistant, a predictive, conversational digital helper to handle any informational...

3 days on nytimes.com

‘iPhone 8’ Name Confirmed By Apple Employee In Israel

The rumor mill has claimed for months that Apple’s 2017 iPhone will be called iPhone 8 instead of iPhone 7S. Now an Apple employee in Israel has mentioned the name “iPhone 8” unprompted during a conversation with...

3 days on valuewalk.com

Apple to move into a new London campus in 2021

 Apple is planning to consolidate its various London offices into a single campus, come 2021. Read More ...

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iPhone 7 Camera: Here’s What Imaging Specialist DxO Has To Say

The iPhones have always been known for their superior cameras. With the new iPhone 7 and 7 Plus, Apple has significantly improved its already excellent smartphone cameras from the iPhone 6S and 6S Plus. Now well-known imaging specialist DxO Mark has...

3 days on valuewalk.com

Google Pixel image leaked, revealing new home screen and rounded icons

Updated 9/28/16: Added a render of the Pixel XL. Here’s your best look so far at the Google Pixel.At Venturebeat, Evan Blass of @evleaks fame procured what is says is an official render of Google’s next smartphone, which is widely...

3 days on pcworld.com

Facebook, WhatsApp Face Another Privacy Flap in Germany

The data protection commissioner in the German city of Hamburg is taking aim at WhatsApp and its parent company, Facebook. Mark Scott of The New York Times reported that Johannes Caspar ordered Facebook to stop collecting and...

3 days on adweek.com

Apple to open new UK headquarters at London's Battersea Power Station

Apple is opening a new UK headquarters at London's Battersea Power Station, which will see 1,400 staff working in 500,000 square feet.  SEE ALSO: Irish government HQ bombarded with apples protesting Apple tax break In a statement to...

3 days on mashable.com

Russia To End Use Of Microsoft Outlook In Favor Of Local Tech

Russian president Vladimir Putin has called for local authorities to use local rather than foreign technology, and Microsoft looks set to suffer. Moscow is to stop using Microsoft’s email platforms in order to use a locally-developed...

3 days on valuewalk.com

Why Apple, Microsoft, Corning, Ariad, and More Are in the Spotlight

The markets are relatively quiet as the latest data shows that durable goods orders in the United States were relatively flat month-over-month in August. While the data will not do much to inspire confidence, it did best the expected 1.4%...

3 days on insidermonkey.com

PSA: Windows 10's Anniversary Update reactivates ads you've already disabled

Last night, I finally upgraded my main PC to Windows 10’s major Anniversary Update. I’d been putting it off because of the devastating webcam bug introduced in the Anniversary Update—a deal-breaker for me—but now that a...

3 days on pcworld.com

Here’s Why Tempur Sealy International, Nike, Facebook, and Two Other Stocks Are Trending Today

With the two big catalysts this month, the FOMC decision on the 21 and the OPEC decision on the 27, in the rear-view mirror, volatility has died down, with the VIX fear index closing at just 13.1 yesterday. Among the stocks that investors are...

3 days on insidermonkey.com

Which Country Is Namak Haram? Google Says It’s India

Google is used for many different things by people all around the world, but now it has caused great mirth among citizens of Pakistan thanks to a search result involving neighbor India. At a time of great tension between the two neighbors, Pakistani...

3 days on valuewalk.com

Apple chooses Battersea Power Station for new London HQ

Apple has settled on a new base of operations in London: Battersea Power Station. The iconic landmark, situated on the Southwest side of the city, has laid mostly dormant since its closure in 1983. A huge regeneration effort is now underway,...

3 days on https:

Indian court ruling had no impact on new data sharing policy with Facebook: WhatsApp

WhatsApp and India's Delhi High Court may have a communication problem.  SEE ALSO: WhatsApp announces plans to share user data with Facebook Last week, the Facebook-owned company was ordered by the Delhi High Court to delete data of users...

3 days on mashable.com

Battling Apple and the Giants

The larger implications of the fight between Apple and the European Competition Commission over Apple's sweet Irish tax...

3 days on nakedcapitalism.com

An insurance company is buying Apple Watches for its customers

Wearables are moving into health insurance.  Aetna will be the first health insurance company to subsidize the Apple Watch for its customers, the insurer announced Tuesday.  Aetna will make the Apple Watch available to a few "large...

3 days on mashable.com

Aetna To Subsidize Apple Watch For Some Members

The Apple Watch will be offered at a discount by Aetna, a U.S.-based health insurer, to some of its customers. This is the first deal of its kind that the tech giant has made with an insurer for its devices. Photo by fancycrave1 (Pixabay) Aetna to...

3 days on valuewalk.com

Aetna employees get free Apple Watches

Aetna will be giving 50,000 of its employees free Apple Watches, reported NBC...

3 days on cnbc.com

Google’s search app now sports an incognito mode

 Looking to surf the mobile web privately, but generally prefer the Google Search app over standalone browsers like Safari or Chrome? Then you’ll appreciate the latest update to the Google Search app for iOS, which now introduces an...

3 days on https:

FACEBOOK Must Ban Abusive Content Says German Justice Minister...

FACEBOOK Must Ban Abusive Content Says German Justice Minister...(Third column, 7th story, link) ...

3 days on drudgereportfeed.com

One of Apple's biggest competitors is planing to open 1,000 new stores

Xiaomi is now converting some of its 33 “experience center” outlets across mainland China into proper stores ahead of a major retail push. Photo credit: Xiaomi. In a major U-turn to its way of doing business, Xiaomi is set to open...

3 days on mashable.com

Facebook At Work Launching Soon [REPORT]

Facebook’s expansion into the workplace is on the horizon as it will soon launch (probably next month) Facebook at Work, according to TechCrunch. Its latest offering will have the same look, features, and tools and give the feel of the popular...

3 days on valuewalk.com

Blow up: iPhone 7 Plus uses digital zoom instead of optical more often than you'd expect

When you use the built-in Camera app, the iPhone 7 Plus doesn’t act like it has two distinct cameras each with its own lens. Rather, it shows you a single virtual camera that combines input from two lenses. This is abundantly clear when you use...

3 days on macworld.com

Physicians using GOOGLE GLASS to aid health documentation, but face security concerns...

Physicians using GOOGLE GLASS to aid health documentation, but face security concerns...(Third column, 12th story, link) ...

3 days on drudgereportfeed.com

watchOS 3 guide: 15 essential tips to transform your Apple Watch

A whole new Apple Watch experienceImage by AppleApple made the Apple Watch faster with the September release of two new models, the Series 1 and Series 2, which both have powerful dual-core processors. But if you bought an Apple Watch when it launched...

3 days on macworld.com

Your health insurance might score you an Apple Watch

Apple will exclusively provide its Watch, iPad and iPhone products to Aetna for new app-oriented fitness tracking program, the US insurance giant announced. A cornerstone of the project is health tracking, so Aetna will subsidize the cost of a...

3 days on https:

Netflix jumps on the Pen Pineapple Apple Pen bandwagon

Just in time, before you get sick of the Pen Pineapple Apple Pen phenomenon that's currently sweeping the internet, Netflix has cut its own sweet tribute to the Japanese earworm. The clip features Narcos, House of Cards, Orange is the New Black...

3 days on mashable.com

Apple, Brussels, and Ireland’s Bruised Sovereignty

Despite their unequivocal Europeanism, the Irish have been serially mistreated by the EU, most recently in 2009, when German banks were allowed to free ride on the country's unsuspecting taxpayers. But in maintaining a sweetheart tax deal with...

3 days on https:

Nike, Microsoft Push DJIA Higher Tuesday

September 27, 2016: Markets opened slightly higher Tuesday even though the crude oil trade was crushed by word that there is no production freeze in the near-term frame. The tech, financial,...

3 days on 247wallst.com

Microsoft Corporation: This Could Be Huge for MSFT Stock

Microsoft Stock Could Surge Thanks to Cancer-Curing Computers Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) believes it can cure cancer within the next 10 years using computers. In other words, Microsoft expects to succeed where decades of medical science and...

3 days on ewallstreeter.com

Google Play Music is now available in India

 Google looks to have launched its Play Music store in India today. Read More ...

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Google adds an Incognito search mode on iOS

Sometimes you need to find something that you don't want to see listed in your Google search history, even while you're on the go. Chrome's Incognito browser sessions can be good for that, but a new tweak for the Google Search...

3 days on https:

Zuckerberg initiative poaches AstraZeneca board member

LONDON (Reuters) - The $3 billion health initiative set up by Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan has hired one of AstraZeneca's non-executive directors to head up its science drive. ...

3 days on reuters.com

Google Play Music store finally goes live in India

On the sidelines of a fleet of announcements for Indian customers yesterday, it seems Google also flipped the switch for its music store in the country. SEE ALSO: Inside Google's plan to conquer India's internet users The Music store is now...

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Facebook Live captures tragic aftermath of police shooting in El Cajon

A Facebook Live video has captured the despair of a woman who said her brother was shot by police several times in a suburb of San Diego, California on Tuesday.  The unnamed black man has since died, authorities said.  Friends of the...

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Oracle denied new trial in copyright dispute with Google over Java

A federal court in California has denied Oracle another trial in its long-standing copyright infringement dispute with Google over the use of Java code in the Android operating system.A jury had cleared Google of copyright infringement in May this...

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Moscow will replace Microsoft's products with local offerings

Microsoft might lose a whole city of customers in Russia. According to Bloomberg, Moscow will begin replacing Redmond's products with homegrown software as a result of Vladimir Putin's urging to stop depending on foreign tech. Artem...

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Apple will fix iOS 10's easier-to-crack device backups

Apple has been big on strong encryption lately, but it's not immune to making missteps. Security researchers at Elcomsoft have discovered that iOS 10's local encrypted backups (that is, the ones you create in iTunes) use an older...

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Serena Williams Wrote A Moving Facebook Post Condemning Police Brutality

As more and more high-profile athletes speak up to publicly condemn police brutality, Serena Williams says that she “won’t be silent” on the subject either. In an emotional Facebook post published Tuesday, the tennis superstar wrote...

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Search privately on your iPhone with Google app's new incognito mode

One of Chrome's more useful features has landed on Google's iOS app.  It now has an incognito mode, just like the browser, so you can search privately.  SEE ALSO: Google launches Allo, its AI-centric messaging app The update,...

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Microsoft Guns for Salesforce in the Cloud, Say Deutsche, Cowen

Microsoft (MSFT) kicked off its "Ignite" user conference in Atlanta today, and a couple observers from the Street took a look at what the company had to discuss, concluding Microsoft is being more ambitious, more aggressive with cloud...

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Facebook at Work Launching ‘in the Next Few Weeks’

Facebook at Work may be coming to a workplace near you in the next few weeks. The Information reported the impending launch of Facebook at Work—which was initially announced in January 2015–and Facebook confirmed the news to...

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Google unleashes deep learning tech on language with Neural Machine Translation

 Translating from one language to another is hard, and creating a system that does it automatically is a major challenge, partly because there’s just so many words, phrases, and rules to deal with. Fortunately, neural networks eat big,...

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Google's Chinese-to-English translations might now suck less

Mandarin Chinese is a notoriously difficult language to translate to English, and for those who rely on Google Translate to decipher important information, machine-based tools simply aren't good enough. All that is about to change, as Google...

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Facebook Inc (FB) Stock Price Target Lifted By JPMorgan

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) stock moved higher on Tuesday following a price target increase from analysts at JPMorgan. They continue to believe that the social network has a “strong competitive moat” and feel that the recent concerns are...

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Should I drill a hole into my iPhone 7 to give it a headphone jack?

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Facebook's Slack competitor may be coming next month

With nearly two years of develop and 450 companies already on board, Facebook at Work is gearing up for a commercial launch of its in-house social network and communications platform for companies. According to a report from The Information, the...

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Occipital launches $500 dev kit to turn your iPhone into a room-scale tracked VR headset

 For iOS or Mac users interested in VR, there isn’t a lot you can do right now without migrating to the dark sides of Android or Windows. Occipital is aiming to get people on the iOS platform access to some more cool VR opportunities....

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Google Chrome Android Updates Will Allow Users to Save Data, Download Content, More

Google announced the latest updates coming to Chrome on Android devices. The updates were designed, in part, to help users save data and access content even when they’re offline. First, Google announced that it has brought its Data Saver...

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Facebook Beefing Up Canvas

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Facebook At Work is launching next month

 Facebook is ready to make work as addictive as socializing. The company is ready to launch its enterprise communication and collaboration network Facebook @ Work in the next few weeks on a per seat pricing model, The Information first reported...

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iPhone 8 Key Feature Appears In Xiaomi’s New Smartphones

Even before the release of the iPhone 7, there have been consistent rumors that the 2017 iPhone 8 will sport an entirely new design. It will be jam-packed with exciting new features to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the iPhone. The iPhone 8 is said to...

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Facebook ordered to stop harvesting data on WhatsApp users in Germany

 Facebook has been ordered to stop harvesting the data of WhatsApp users in Germany. The move follows the latter’s shock announcement last month that it would start sharing user data from its messaging platform with parent company,...

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Microsoft is going to start talking about how much money its cloud business actually makes (MSFT)

Microsoft will reveal three brand-new financial metrics to its investors the next time it releases its quarterly results, the company said on Tuesday. Notably, the first new metric is commercial cloud gross margin percentage, which tracks the gross...

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Donald Trump’s Temperament Was Top Social Moment on Facebook, Twitter During Debate

Facebook and Twitter shared their analysis of users’ posts about the first presidential debate Monday night, and their findings were fairly similar. Facebook said 18.6 million U.S. users generated 73.8 million posts, likes, comments and...

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Hidden iOS 10 Features List For iPhone And iPad

Not many people know this, but iOS 10, Apple‘s latest mobile OS version, has more than 100 hidden features. What’s great about this is the fact that users are continually finding something new. So whether you’re new to...

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PRO Uncut: Sheryl Sandberg

Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg shared her views on the internet ad market and more in an interview with CNBC's Julia...

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Inside Google's plan to conquer India's internet users

For its next act in making its services more accessible and relevant to Indians, Google announced a fleet of improvements today that it hopes will fix two big challenges among Indians — slow internet connections and language barrier. SEE ALSO:...

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OneDrive's file placeholders will return to Windows 10 as On-Demand Sync

It’s official: OneDrive placeholders are coming back to Windows, but with a new name. Microsoft made the announcement on Monday during Ignite, the company’s conference for IT professionals. The new feature will be called On-Demand Sync...

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Facebook Hits 4M Advertisers, Says Sandberg; Defends Ad Metrics

Following a debacle last week over the way Facebook (FB) accounts for time spent by users watching ad-backed videos, the company’s COO, Sheryl Sandberg, took to CNBC to talk with contributor Julia Boorstein about how the company is...

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Adobe: Cowen Likes Shift to Azure, Marketing Deal with Microsoft

Shares of Adobe (ADBE) are up $1.25, or 1%, at $108.51, after the company yesterday said it struck an agreement with Microsoft (MSFT) to "make Microsoft Azure its preferred cloud platform” for all the various Adobe programs such as...

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Is The Apple Car Project All About Making Other’s Vehicles Smart?

A lot of things have been said about the not-so-secretive Apple car project. Recently, there were rumors that Apple was in talks to acquire or invest in British sports car maker McLaren. But a McLaren spokesman has shot down those rumors. Before that,...

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Hindi Support Coming To Google Assistant By End Of Year

Google is set to add support for Hindi to its Google Assistant before the end of the year. Hindi is the most widely-spoken language in India, a country with over 1.3 billion inhabitants. It is also one of the fastest-growing large economies on the planet...

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4K Chromecast Ultra details leak ahead of Google event

The leaks are coming in fast with Google’s hardware event right around the corner on Tuesday, October 4. Evan Blass, of @evleaks fame, recently showed off some renders of an upcoming 4K Chromecast on VentureBeat.Blass also said his sources...

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Germany orders Facebook to stop collecting WhatsApp data

Germany has ordered Facebook to stop collecting WhatsApp data from users and delete all the information it has already collected. The Hamburg regulator said the social network hadn't properly notified the nation's 35 million WhatsApp...

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Google rolls out more low-bandwidth versions of its products

Google is rolling versions of popular products like YouTube and Chrome that are specially designed for people who do not have access to high-bandwidth internet. The products are first being introduced in India but are expected to be available in other...

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Facebook Ordered To Stop Processing German Users’ WhatsApp Data

Facebook is already under scrutiny in the European Union and the United States for privacy policy revisions for its WhatsApp messaging app. Now Hamburg’s privacy watchdog has ordered the social networking giant to stop processing the data of German...

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How to use 'Training for Google Apps' as your personal tech support

Google’s services from Gmail to Drive are packed with all kinds of surprising features. Most of us know the basics, such as sending an email, formatting a word-processing document, and editing a few cells on a spreadsheet. But sometimes even the...

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Facebook’s Latest Blunder and the Elephant in the Living Room

The Wall Street Journal reported last Friday that Facebook has been inflating a key performance metric relating to its mobile video ads. With all the chatter about how many seconds (or milliseconds) consumers actually watch Facebook video ads,...

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For complaining’s sake: Apple’s case cash cow

Would you be surprised to learn that Apple makes iPhone design decisions based on how many of its battery cases it thinks it can sell? The Macalope would. He suspects Apple would be, too.Writing for the Forbes contributor network and bootleg...

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FriendSwipe Lets You Find Facebook Friends On Tinder

If you’re a single smartphone owner it’s quite likely that you have used, or at least heard of, Tinder. The app presents you with a series of profiles of potential partners, allowing you to swipe right if you like them and left...

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iPhone 7 Owners Are Drilling Holes In Their Phone For Headphone Jack

Back in 2014, pranksters fooled hundreds of iPhone owners into destroying their devices when they claimed that you could charge your iPhone by microwaving it. Well, Apple users have learned nothing in the last two years. Apple has famously removed the...

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BusyCal 3 review: The better Mac calendar experience, now on iOS

Critics and users alike love to throw shade at those built-in macOS and iOS apps—Mail is often panned for being out of date, most of us don’t want (or need) Stocks, and Maps still can’t hold a candle to Google Maps, four years after...

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Facebook reaches advertising milestone as small businesses swell

Advertisers increase to 4M, driven by small businesses trying to reach customers on mobile...

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Yes, it's Google's 18th birthday today. Really.

Google turns eighteen today. The internet giant, which has been gigantic for the majority of those 18 years, has put up a celebratory doodle on its home page, as it has done nearly every year since its humble beginnings in a garage in Menlo Park,...

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Drake has the first album with a billion Apple Music streams

Apple's strategy of cherry-picking exclusives for Apple Music seems to be paying off. Drake's Views, which debuted on April 29th, has already attracted 1 billion plays -- a first for the company's plays streaming service. The...

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Facebook: More Than 4 Million Active Advertisers; 60 Million-Plus Businesses Using Pages

Facebook announced Tuesday that more than 4 million businesses worldwide are active advertisers on the social network, with more than 70 percent of them based outside of the U.S. More than 60 million businesses globally are using Facebook pages, and...

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