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Google Enterprise Rebrands as Google for Work

Google wants companies to know its business offerings, like Google Apps, are for organizations of all sizes, not just large companies Google Enterprise, the company's platform for providing Gmail, Drive, and other apps to businesses, is being...

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Netflix Wants You To Tell All Your Facebook Friends What To Watch

Tell them all to watch what you watch or you can’t be friends anymore.Everyone’s got one — the movie that makes you who you are, the one that turned on all the lights in your brain and opened your mind to a new reality, one...

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Which Advertising Platform Works Best? Apple, Facebook or Twitter?

Which is the best place to advertise online of these three outlets: Apple, Facebook or Twitter? We decided to put them to the test for our mobile venture hapn that lets people make photo stories together. The results surprised us and gave us powerful...

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Apple Lists Reasons App Store Rejects Certain Apps

As a way to appease developers, Apple recently offered a small list of reasons why the App Store rejects certain apps If you have ever wondered why Apple inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)’s App Store accepts certain apps and rejects others, this report is...

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Google Doubles Down On Productivity With ‘Google For Work’ Rebrand

 This morning at its San Francisco offices, Google announced a rebrand of its enterprise products, renaming the set of tools and productivity services ‘Google for Work.’ The new nomenclature will stretch across the...

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Google Enterprise is dead. Long live Google for Work

From 7pm today, Google Enterprise will become Google for Work as the search giant attempts to steal further market share from the enterprise...

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Why Apple’s mobile-payments system might actually work

Rumors have been flying about Apple launching a payment system next week, and Dan Frommer lays out the reasons while the time may finally be ripe. (qz.com)To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click...

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Analyst: Apple wallet a 'turning point'

Ahead of speculation about Apple's event, investors are focused on long-term value that the tech company will...

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Windows 9 Name Accidentally Leaked By Microsoft China

Although the tech community has been using the Windows 9 name to refer to the next version of the OS, that name hasn't been confirmed until nowWindows 9 has been the talk of the technology community as rumors about it continue to run hot and heavy....

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Google Forms Now Less Ugly Thanks To Addition Of Themes

 Google Forms, the service in Google’s online office suite that helps users collaboratively create web-based forms which can be shared with others, is finally getting a professional makeover thanks to the addition of themes. The...

1.3 hours on techcrunch.com

Microsoft Pressured By Chinese Anti-Trust Regulators

Microsoft has 20 days to respond to allegations by Chinese anti-trust regulatorsAccording to a September 2nd article in the Wall Street Journal, the Chinese State Administration for Industry and Commerce is requiring Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT)...

1.4 hours on valuewalk.com

Facebook Quietly Brings Back Tag Suggest in Europe, But It Only Works on U.S. Users

Facebook has quietly brought facial-recognition technology back in Europe after disabling its tag suggest feature there in October 2012, but it only works on friends from the U.S. who have enabled the tag suggest option in their profile settings,...

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Apple Is Gathering Celebrity Login Info for iCloud Hack Investigation

Apple is working directly with celebrities and their publicists to investigate the alleged iCloud hack that may have played a large part in a large cache of nude photographs being released online. Part of that investigation involves obtaining Apple...

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Apple May Convince People To Pay With Their Phones

Credit and debit cards are tough competition, but if any electronic payments provider can get a foot in the door, it may be Apple Inc. (AAPL)Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) is rumored to be getting into the payments industry with the release of the iPhone 6. So...

1.8 hours on valuewalk.com

Why Microsoft (MSFT) Stock Is Down Today

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Shares ofaMicrosofta fell 1.14% to $44.91 on Tuesday after the tech giant refused to comply with a U.S. judge's order to turn over customer emails held at a data center in Ireland. Loretta Preska, a U.S. District Court...

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With Decision on Facebook’s WhatsApp Acquisition Due Oct. 3, EC Sends Out Detailed Questionnaires

The European Commission, the antitrust authority of the European Union, will decide on Facebook’s proposed acquisition of cross-platform messaging service WhatsApp by Oct. 3, and the EC will do so armed with detailed information from...

2.1 hours on allfacebook.com

Two Google scheduling tricks to keep you organized in the fall

Ah, the back-to-school season. There's no other time of the year that simultaneously strikes fear, dread, and excitement into the hearts of students and parents across the country.On the fear and dread side, part of the problem is staying...

2.1 hours on pcworld.com

Nexus 9 keyboard case and 4:3 aspect ratio suggest productivity focus for Google’s next tablet

While the Nexus 7 and its 16:10 aspect ratio is great for content consumption, it's not ideal for productivity in landscape mode. Perhaps that's why Google may make the Nexus 9 with a 4:3 aspect and an optional keyboard folio case. Nexus 9...

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Apple: Most Exciting New Launches, Says Cantor; Hard to Find Upside, Says Nomura

Folks, this is what makes a market: There’s some difference of opinion, however minor, between different Apple (AAPL) analysts as we roll toward the company’s media event next Tuesday, September 9th, at which the company is expected to unveil...

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Google teases September 15 announcement, likely Android One launch

The event in India may signal the launch of the company's effort to get Android phones in the hands of developing...

2.5 hours on pcworld.com

The Week in Mac Apps: At school with Fido in the cloud

At school with Fido in the cloudThis week’s Mac app roundup is an eclectic collection of software that can help you learn new words, type them more quickly, keep an eye on your best friend, and even get you in the cloud—without worrying about...

2.5 hours on macworld.com

FBI, APPLE Investigating...

FBI, APPLE Investigating...(Second column, 7th story, link)Related stories:Nude celebrity photos leak, fueling privacy worries...More surface including X-rated video...Jennifer Lawrence Threatens Legal Action...MAG: Where are hacked penis pics? ...

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Apple: Stifel, RBC Upbeat on Prospects for Mobile Payments Debut

Ahead of Apple’s (AAPL) media event next Tuesday, September 9th, the Street is somewhat pre-occupied with the notion that new iPhones unveiled will include a mobile payments, or mobile wallet function. Last Friday brought a piece from The Financial...

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PODCAST: Facebook targets India

Economic growth for the fall, Eric Cantor's new gig, and Facebook's ads in...

3 hours on marketplace.org

Netflix Takes Facebook Sharing Out of News Feed, Into Private Messages

Facebook users’ News Feeds will no longer be populated with their friends’ Netflix activities, as the video service announced a new social recommendation feature based on users privately recommending content they have enjoyed...

3.1 hours on allfacebook.com

How To Keep Your iPhone Photos Safe, In 3 Steps

After a huge number of nude celebrity photos were leaked over the weekend, you should take a moment to ensure the photos that you have on your phone are safe. A bug in Apple's iCloud, the company's cloud system that automatically backs up...

3.2 hours on huffingtonpost.com

Video surfaces purported to be iPhone 6

A website dedicated to following all things Apple has published a video purporting to be of the iPhone...

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Drone Captures Construction Of New Apple Campus

A drone captures images of Apple's second campus which is currently under constructionApple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) still has quite a long way to go in terms of building the second headquarter center, but fans can now catch a glimpse of the progress...

3.4 hours on valuewalk.com

Now you can tell your Facebook friends what to watch on Netflix

Sit back and wait for everyone to applaud your excellent taste in TV and...

3.6 hours on macworld.com

Apple: Piper Ups Target to $120, Warns of iPhone 6 First-Weekend Sales Comparison

Shares of Apple (AAPL) are up $1.07, or 1%, at $103.57, and earlier hit a new lifetime high of $103.74, after Piper Jaffray’s Gene Munster reiterated an Overweight rating and raised his price target to $120 from $105, writing that the company is...

3.6 hours on blogs.barrons.com

Cortana Makes Siri Insecure in New Windows Phone Ad

Cortana, Microsoft's voice-based intelligent personal assistant, comes off as a bit of a mean girl in Microsoft's latest ad. The spot, like a previous one Microsoft introduced in July, contrasts Cortana with Apple's Siri, illustrating...

3.7 hours on mashable.com

Peter Thiel, Funds He Controls Sell Off All of Their Facebook Shares

Facebook Director Peter Thiel and three funds he controls disposed of all of their shares of Facebook class-A common stock, Thiel reported in a Form 4 filing Friday with the Securities and Exchange Commission. (more…) New Career...

3.7 hours on allfacebook.com

HP Stream 7 tablet will reportedly help Microsoft’s attack on the value segment

As Microsoft gets serious about competing at the low-end by eliminating Windows licensing fees for some devices, it hopes to attract more interest from hardware partners. It looks like the strategy is working well with HP, which is expected to offer a...

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Why Is This Apple Supplier an Ideal Investment Candidate?

By Riddhi Kharkia. Read more » »Related Stocks:...

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Netflix Taps Facebook To Let You Privately Recommend Content To Friends

 Netflix has just launched a new social recommendation feature that lets you suggest content to friends without posting publicly to social media. After connecting your Netflix and Facebook accounts, Netflix will now ask users a question each...

4.3 hours on techcrunch.com

Apple could make mobile payments popular

Why Apple's mobile payment system expected on iPhone 6 could be better than Google...

4.4 hours on cnbc.com

How Microsoft Plans to ‘Be Everywhere’ on Mobile

Source: Alex Wong/Getty Images Though the Windows operating system dominated the computing world for decades, everything has changed with the rise of mobile devices. While its own attempt at a mobile operating system with Windows Phone is largely a...

4.5 hours on wallstcheatsheet.com

Apple Inc. (AAPL), Workday Inc (WDAY), Mallinckrodt PLC (MNK): Paul Tudor Jones’ Top Stock Picks for Q2

Paul Tudor Jones’ Tudor Investment Corp is amongst hedge funds obliged to disclose its equity once per quarter. The fund declared, as of June 30, an equity portfolio worth more than $2.6 billion, following the purchase of 337 new stocks, the...

4.7 hours on insidermonkey.com

iPhone 6, the GDP effect

Can just one product deliver a 1 per cent boost to Chinese export growth? If that product is Apple’s iPhone 6, then potentially yes. So says BoAML’s China Economist Ting Lu, who presents the iPhone 6 case for Chinese exports as...

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The Google Glass of car windshields

Two tech products of the future are on the cusp of becoming reality, including smart glass for your car and a levitating 360°...

4.7 hours on cnbc.com

Microsoft begins dropping OneDrive's 2GB file size limit

Cloud storage file size limits were a sad necessity back in the days when Internet speeds were low and storage prices were high. But now that those constraints are inverting, artificial file size barriers are crumbling. Case in point: This weekend,...

4.9 hours on pcworld.com

Apple Inc. (AAPL), Netflix Inc. (NFLX), Micron Technology Inc (MU): Philippe Laffont’s Coatue Management Loves Large-Cap Tech Companies

Philippe Laffont’s Coatue Management recently filed with the SEC its 13F for the second quarter of 2014, disclosing its long equity positions as of June 30. The fund declared an equity portfolio, worth more than $8 billion, with a strong focus on...

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Netflix teams up with Facebook to make recommending movies faster

Man, [insert movie name here] on Netflix was awesome, wasn't it? Plenty of thoughtful action with just a smidge of the sappy stuff, and it didn't feel too ham-fisted either. As it turns out, Netflix doesn't just want you to recommend the...

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Netflix (Finally) Understands You Don't Want to Share Everything on Facebook

You can now link your Netflix and Facebook accounts without every friend on your social network finding out about your High School Musical obsession. Netflix is rolling out new social features today that give the video service's subscribers more...

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Apple's Next iPhone: What We Think We Know

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Apple's surging iPhone sales are a big reason why the Cupertino, Calif.-based company had better-than-expected fiscal-third-quarter earnings and the next iPhone model may be even more important to the future of Apple,...

5.4 hours on thestreet.com

Apple & FBI Investigating Mass Leak Of Stolen Nude Celebrity Photos

(Ninja M.)As you undoubtedly read about over the long weekend, numerous female celebrities’ mobile accounts were recently breached, and the extremely revealing results were posted online for all to see (And no, we’re not posting any...

5.4 hours on consumerist.com

Microsoft again defies US order to hand over data from overseas server

Can U.S. search warrants, which traditionally only apply to places within American borders, cover emails held on a server in Ireland? A new court ruling shows how Microsoft and the U.S. government continue to clash on the issue. Microsoft again defies...

5.4 hours on gigaom.com

Google Inc (GOOGL) & Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Can Reinvent Distribution with Drone Delivery

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) and more recently Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) have taken up on a challenge to deliver products purchased online to the customer’s door in around thirty minutes or even less with the help of the drones. In a segment on...

5.5 hours on insidermonkey.com

A just-granted Apple patent looks like the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 radial menu

Given the prior litigation between Samsung and Apple, it's interesting that the latter has patents on the radial menu design used by the former. Let's see if the Galaxy Note 4 keeps the same interface or if Samsung decides to make a change. A...

5.6 hours on gigaom.com

Oops! Microsoft accidentally teases Windows 9 'coming soon' on social media

Microsoft's internal censors seem to be sleeping on the job this year. In June, the Surface Pro 3 manual included several references to a small-screen Surface Mini despite the fact that a small-screen Surface Mini was never actually released....

5.6 hours on pcworld.com

Is This the Price of Apple’s iWatch?

Martin Bureau/AFP/Getty Images While there have been many technical specifications and component leaks about Apple’s two upcoming iPhone 6 models, there has been an unusual dearth of information about the company’s rumored wearable tech...

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Apple's iPhone 6 Opening Weekend Sales Might Be Worse Than Expected (AAPL)

Apple analyst Gene Munster of Piper Jaffray is raising his price target to $120, up from $105.  Apple is currently at ~$103.2o, which is an all-time high. Though, Apple's market cap is ~$613 billion, which is far behind it's all-time...

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ECONOMIST: iPhone 6 Sales Will Be So Big That They'll Move The Needle On Chinese Exports (AAPL, FXI, GMF, EWT, SWKS)

iPhone 6 is coming, and the economic impact is going to be huge. In a note to clients, Bank of America Merrill Lynch economists Ting Lu and Marcella Chow write that iPhone 6 should boost China's export growth by 1% per month for the rest of 2014....

6.3 hours on businessinsider.com

How Every Square Foot Of An Apple Store Is Designed To Make You Spend More Money

If you own a piece of Apple tech there's a good chance you've visited one of their retail locations. Every detail of each Apple store has been designed and planned out to influence the customer into spending more money as they shop and browse....

6.8 hours on businessinsider.com

Why Apple (AAPL) Stock Is Higher Today

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Shares of Apple Inc.a are up 0.72% to $103.24 in pre-market trade after it was reported that the company plans to turn its next iPhone into a mobile wallet through a partnership with major payment networks, banks and retailers,...

6.8 hours on thestreet.com

Facebook Has Restored Some Facial Recognition In Europe, Tagging U.S. Friends’ Photos

 In 2012, Facebook came under fire from privacy advocates and eventually turned off all facial recognition services in the EU, which automatically recognised and suggested the names of friends from photos that you uploaded to the social...

7.1 hours on techcrunch.com

The Switchboard: Apple is investigating leak of naked celebrity photos

Published every weekday, the Switchboard is your morning helping of hand-picked stories from the Switch team. Apple says it is 'actively investigating' celeb photo hack. "Apple said Monday it was 'actively investigating'...

7.2 hours on washingtonpost.com

What to do with your your old iPhone

We’re just days away from Apple’s next media event, which will in all likelihood introduce the company’s next iPhone. While we may spend the week fantasizing over potential new features, there are some practical issues to take into...

7.8 hours on macworld.com

Will Celebrity Photo Hack Cost Apple iCloud Customers?

The Apple iCloud service got hacked and hundreds of compromising celebrity photos got released onto the...

8.2 hours on 247wallst.com

Why Microsoft needs to solve the Windows Store 'crap app' crisis before Windows 9

Two years into the creation of the Windows Store, Microsoft is facing up to the mess.This week, the software giant removed 1,500 "misleading apps" from the Windows Store. New apps now face tighter guidelines, and Microsoft says it's...

8.3 hours on pcworld.com

iPhone 6 effect: New Apple device to give Chinese exports massive boost

Taiwan and China's economies are both set to benefit from huge demand for Apple's latest...

8.4 hours on telegraph.co.uk

Automate your Mac: 10 ways to make managing email easier

If there's one daily chore that cries out for automation, it's managing your email inbox. Fortunately, there are all kinds of tools—some built into Mail.app itself, others from third-party vendors—that can help you do just...

8.5 hours on macworld.com

Live Facebook chat with CIO and senior investment experts

Have an investing question? We can help. Vanguard senior leaders will be taking your questions on our Facebook page at noon, Eastern time on Monday, September...

8.7 hours on personal.vanguard.com

FBI and Apple investigate nude celebrity photo hack

The FBI is investigating last weekend’s leak of nude photos of several actresses and celebrities, including Jennifer Lawrence and Kate Upton. The shots appeared on 4chan on Sunday, and it currently looks like the poster purloined them from the...

8.7 hours on gigaom.com

iPhone 6 to boost Taiwan’s GDP

As rumours swirl about the design of Apple’s iPhone 6 ahead of its hotly anticipated debut next week, economists have made some more hard-headed – but no less remarkable – predictions about its impact. Bank of America...

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Apple Investigates Reported iCloud Risks

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Apple said it is investigating reports that vulnerabilities in its iCloud service were exploited to hack the accounts of celebrities, leading to the publication of nude photos and...

Apple Inc. Probes Nude Photos Release After iCloud Hack

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Whether or not hackers broke into the Apple system is still a matter of investigation, but the incident reflects that even the biggest tech companies are play at the hands of hackers. Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) announced that it is probing into the iCloud...

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In praise of a subscription plan on your smart home and wild Apple speculation

What will Apple launch for the internet of things market on Sept. 9? And what is Lowe's plan for the smart home going forward? One of these questions will be answered in this week's podcast. In praise of a subscription plan on your smart home...

11.8 hours on gigaom.com

Apple owns most valuable brand in the world, worth £70bn

Technology companies dominate the line-up of the world's most valuable brands, according to analysis conducted by The...

12.3 hours on telegraph.co.uk

EU Questions Facebook, WhatsApp Rivals Over Deal

29.3 hours on online.wsj.com

European Union antitrust officials have sent a detailed questionnaire to competitors and customers of Facebook and message service WhatsApp as they probe the proposed $19 billion acquisition of the latter by the California-based tech...

Facebook Inc (FB), WhatsApp Deal Questioned By EU Watchdogs

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Facebook and WhatsApp deal might go through some rough patches as EU antitrust regulators want to know the perspective of competitors and consumers.Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) and WhatsApp deal might face a new challenge as the European Union antitrust...

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China Queries Microsoft

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A Chinese antimonopoly agency said Microsoft Corp. should issue a written explanation covering what it called compatibility and bundling issues with Windows and Office...

Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) Given 20 Days to Respond to China Antitrust Allegations

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Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) is the latest American company to come under the crosshairs of China’s anti-monopoly regulators, as reported this morning by the Wall Street Journal (WSJ). The American computer software giant is one of at least...

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Windows XP’s Market Share Fell By Less Than 1% In August

 According to Net Applications, Windows XP’s global desktop market share fell from 24.82 percent in July, to 23.89 percent in August. That’s just under one percentage point in a full month. At that pace, it will take more...

20.1 hours on techcrunch.com

iPhone 6 release date, price, features, leaks

Market watchers are looking forward to the purported Apple iPhone 6 release on September 9th along with some other company announcementsApple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has announced it will host an event on September 9 2014 at the Flint Center of the...

20.2 hours on valuewalk.com

How Facebook’s newest teen engineer supported his family with apps until cashing in

18-year-old Michael Sayman has a new job, as one of Facebook's youngest ever full-time engineers. His family has been struggling financially since the recession, and Sayman will be using his new tech salary to help support them. How...

20.8 hours on gigaom.com

Apple Publishes The Top 10 Reasons They Reject Apps

 Whether you’ve ever built an iOS app or not, you’ve probably heard tales of how frustrating it can be to get Apple’s stamp of approval. But why does Apple reject apps? What are the big mistakes that most developers...

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Apple reveals the the most common reasons that it rejects apps

Apple is such an opaque company that even app developers can be left, out in the cold, wondering why their app was rejected from the app store. Thankfully, the company does have some sympathy for those dejected coders, which is why it's published...

21.4 hours on engadget.com

Report: Deals in place to make iPhone 'mobile wallet'

Apple has deals with MasterCard, Amex, Visa payment processors, Bloomberg News...

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Apple: 'Actively investigating' celeb hack

Apple is "actively investigating" the violation of iCloud accounts, Re/Code...

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Google set to reveal Android One budget phone hardware in India on September 15th

Not everyone is interested in paying for premium handsets, and Google knows that in many parts of the world, shelling out five or six hundred dollars for a One, G3 or Galaxy S5 simply isn't an option. The Android One initiative is how Google plans...

22.8 hours on engadget.com

If Apple Makes A Move Into Mobile Payments, It Could Not Come At A Better Time

 Apple, the reports say, will add NFC technology to the iPhone 6, and it will debut a mobile wallet-style service that could include integrations with American Express, Visa and MasterCard and possibly PayPal to enable physical, in-store...

23.3 hours on techcrunch.com

Report: Apple fixes bug exposing nude celeb photos

Report says gave hackers access to iCloud accounts, may have exposed pix on celeb...

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Google stops showing latest versions of Search to users of older browsers, reports say

Google is reportedly blocking certain older browsers from seeing the latest version of its search engine. A weekend complaint on Google’s product forums from someone using Opera 12 (the current version is 23) and seeing an older version of...

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Windows 9 Features, Price, Release Date [REPORT]

Microsoft's new Windows 9 OS is expected to be released in Spring 2015Windows 9 was been a hot topic of discussion even before the launch of Windows 8. The current Microsoft OS is almost two years old, but it has failed to impress users. Though the...

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Apple said to be working with MasterCard and Visa for mobile wallet

Apple is reportedly in talks with Mastercard, Visa and American Express to use NFC as the foundation for a mobile payments platform. Are we finally close to settling on a mobile payments standard? Apple said to be working with MasterCard and Visa for...

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China gives Microsoft 20 days to answer questions in anti-monopoly probe

Chinese authorities have issued a 20-day deadline for Microsoft to explain “compatibility problems” with its Windows and Office software, after previously warning the company not to obstruct an anti-monopoly investigation.China’s...

28.2 hours on pcworld.com

Apple Partners With Visa, MasterCard, AmEx for iPhone 6 Payments: Reports

According to new reports from Bloomberg and other outlets, Apple has partnered with Visa, MasterCard and American Express to create a mobile payment platform, allowing users to pay with their iPhones in brick and mortar stores Last week Wired reported...

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01Sep/Senior Systems Developer, Microsoft Business Intelligence

The BIS seeks a Senior Systems Developer, Microsoft Business Intelligence, for the BIS headquarters in Basel, Switzerland (100%). Fixed-term for 3 years. Application deadline: 28 September...

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The Week in Mac Accessories: Bags and bytes

Bags and bytesIn our latest roundup of new Mac gear, we've got all kinds of ways to carry your MacBook, plus mega-storage, colorful mice, standing desks, and more.BooqThe $295 Cobra brief is a mid-sized laptop bag — it’ll fit a 15-inch...

28.8 hours on macworld.com

September’s Smartphones: Galaxy Note 4, iPhone 6, Nexus 6

If you have your heart set on Samsung’s Galaxy Note 4 or Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)’s iPhone 6, you just might find that you change your mind after researching all the smartphones that are expected to be available in the next month or...

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iWatch Delay May Be Bad For Apple Competitors

But will consumers pay $400 for the iWatch?It’s believed that Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) will unveil the iWatch on Sept. 9 along with the iPhone 6. However, there have been rumors that the wearable device won’t be available until early...

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Yohann Is An iPad Stand Jony Ive Could Be Proud Of

 I didn’t think I’d ever get excited about an iPad stand. But the Yohann, designed by Swiss architect Berend Frenzel, ticks all of my boxes. First up, it’s a thing of beauty, with an incredibly simple but clever...

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iPhone 6 Latest Leak Ahead Of September 9 Unveiling

The iPhone 6 is jam-packed with a raft of features and functions.. here is a rundown of a few of them and the latest gossipWith Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) set to unveil the iPhone 6 at its September 9 event, rumors are hotting up regarding what we can...

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Apple and Collapsing Music Sales

Of the $15 billion in 2013 global sales of recorded music, nearly 40% came from digital sources such as ad-supported and subscription streaming or paid digital...

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Will Apple’s Rumored Digital Wallet Work Where Others Have Failed?

Reports hit the web Sunday that Apple signed an agreement with American Express for an iPhone payment...

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Google Self-Driving Car Has Problems With Snow and Parking

The conditions in which Google's self-driving car can operate effectively are very limited, says an article in the MIT Technology...

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This 'Find My iPhone' exploit could be to blame for celebrity photo hacks

​We don't need to rake over the gory details here, but in the last 12 hours, the internet has lost its "you know what" over some leaked celebrity photos. Initial reports suggested that hackers targeted the iCloud accounts of the...

31.2 hours on engadget.com

Apple Stock Is At An All-Time High Ahead Of iPhone 6 — Is It Heading For A Massive Selloff? (AAPL)

Apple stock closed at an all-time high on Friday ($102.50) and is set to open at a similar level in Tuesday morning's U.S. trading. It's an impressive track record. But has AAPL peaked? Behold! There is basically one thing driving the stock...

31.3 hours on businessinsider.com

Why I wish I could charge my iPhone wirelessly

With new iPhone hardware just around the corner, this is the time of the year when everyone who follows the world of Apple’s mobile handset gets to create a mental wishlist of new features they’d like to see when Tim Cook walks onto stage...

31.3 hours on macworld.com

Automate your Mac: four smart hacks for managing files

Managing files and folders is one of the most obvious—and easiest—chores to automate on your Mac, thanks to specialized tools like Hazel, as well as generalists like AppleScript, Automator, and Keyboard Maestro.Clear the desktop Tool:...

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Apple hires prominent tech blogger Anand Lal Shimpi

Apple has hired Anand Lal Shimpi, the founder of hardcore nuts-and-bolts tech website AnandTech. Shimpi announced his retirement from tech publishing on the weekend, 18 years after he began blogging at age 14 – Ryan Smith is the new editor in chief...

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China gives Microsoft 20 days to provide explanation in anti-trust probe

BEIJING (Reuters) - A Chinese anti-trust regulator said on Monday it has given Microsoft Corp 20 days to reply to queries on the compatability of its Windows operating system and Office software suite amid a probe into the world's largest software...

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Google Glass is Getting a Second Look from Businesses

A few months after Google publicly teased its plans to develop Google Glass, Ian Shakil convinced some friends who worked at the company to let him try on an early prototype of the smart glasses. It proved to be an eye-opening experience. "It was...

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OMERS infrastructure program writes new page in investing

When OMERS executives closed a $12.5 billion-plus infrastructure co-investment program in June, they raised money not only from large institutional investors, but also from money managers looking to expand their businesses into infrastructure. In this...

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Drone Reveals the First Stages of Apple's New Spaceship Campus

We may have to wait another week and a half to see what Apple has in store with the iPhone 6 and a possible iWatch, but one drone pilot managed to capture at least one Cupertino secret early: the new Apple spaceship campus Looking like the unearthed...

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Microsoft Continues Its Campaign Against A US Warrant Demanding Overseas Data

 A search warrant commanding Microsoft to turn over certain customer email data that is currently stored overseas was unfrozen late this week. The company declined to comply. In a statement, Microsoft said that it “will not be turning...

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AnandTech Founder Anand Shimpi Is Heading To Apple

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Facebook says not to believe the rumors, wants you to trust its Messenger app

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Apple Wins Patent on Transparent Cube Store Design

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Apple iWatch Coming in September, But You'll Have to Wait to Buy It, Report Says

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The Week in iPad Cases: Looks and feel

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How Siri’s Founders Could Have Built The Next Google

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iPhone 6 Or iWatch: Which Would You Buy?

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Avago technologies expected to have larger role in new iPhone

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Insider Buying This Week Led by Bill Gates, Cascade Investments

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iPhone 6 Set For Price Hike On Release

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Google Drones Lift Industry Hopes

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Talking Tech: What consumers want in iPhone 6

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Here's how Google's Project Loon retrieves its internet balloons (video)

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Engadget Daily: Google's delivery drone, Nintendo's new 3DS handhelds and more!

Today, we take a look at Google's "Project Wing" delivery drone, go crazy with emoticons, learn about Nintendo's new 3DS and 3DS XL handhelds and more. Read on for Engadget's news highlights from the last 24...

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RIP, MSN Messenger: Microsoft Kills Old-School Chat App

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Project Wing vs. Prime Air: Google's Drones Soar Above Amazon's

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Avago Points to Much Higher iPhone Builds, Says Raymond James

Following better-than-expected fiscal Q3 results from communications chip maker Avago Technologies (AVGO) yesterday afternoon, and a better-than-expected view for this quarter, Raymond James‘s Tavis McCourt, who follows...

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Facebook: Google History Implies Estimates Too Low, Says RBC

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New Leaked 'iPhone 6' Photos? New Leaked 'iPhone 6' Photos!

Apple's widely rumored unveiling of the new iPhone on September 9th is still a ways off. Until then we have these leaked photos to sustain us. Five photos leaked on the Chinese social network Feng.com show what may be the components for the new...

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Twenty-First Century Fox Inc. (FOX), Microsoft Corporation (MSFT), Charles Schwab Corp (SCHW): Route One Investment Company Top Q2 Picks

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Apple Tightens Health App Privacy Rules

Apple updates its agreement to prevent developers from selling information or data to advertisersApple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has customer privacy on its priority list. The Cupertino tech giant recently made a decision to prevent developers from selling data...

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Sound Off! Are you sticking with Facebook Messenger?

Facebook's Messenger app isn't new -- it's been around since 2011. It was up to users to decide if they wanted a separate app or if they liked exchanging messages inside the regular Facebook app. Now if users tap the message icon on...

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Facebook Adds Gender-Neutral Options for Family

Facebook added the ability for users to specify custom genders – such as transgender, androgynous and genderqueer — in February, and the social network has now extended those options to indicating family members users are...

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New Facebook Mobile Search Feature Raises Privacy Concerns

But privacy settings are intact, and the reactive anger shows how little faith users have in FacebookFacebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) is testing a new tool for its mobile app that makes it easier to search for photos, posts, and like that are currently hard to...

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Why Does Google Want to Deliver Dog Food in Rural Australia?

Google made waves on Thursday by revealing its secret project to deliver dog food to areas of rural Australia via drones But why would Google, a company that has worked on projects like driverless cars, personal jet packs and a space elevator, want to...

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This Week On The TC Gadgets Podcast: Apple’s Event, Smart Watches, And Drones

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Facebook testing mobile searches for old posts

Facebook is testing a way to let users of its mobile app search for posts shared with them in the past. The tool is designed to let people find posts that otherwise might get lost in the mix. With the update, users can search for posts they’ve...

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Apple will keep pushing for a sales ban on Samsung products

Apple will appeal a judge’s order this week that denied its request for a sales ban on Samsung products that were found to infringe its patents.A jury in California decided in May that Samsung infringed three of Apple’s patents and awarded...

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