Times of India
Nokia's Android phone: Good for Nokia, not so good for Microsoft
Nokia's Android phone won't ever see the light of day, and for Microsoft, that's a good thing. Confirming rumors that have been around for years, last night came the news that Nokia has been working on its own Android Phone. The device, known as the ...
Microsoft eyes free versions of Windows Phone, RT, report saysCNET
Nokia reportedly building Android phone, and why that isn't such a bad thing for ...ZDNet
Nokia's tax dispute over Indian factory complicates Microsoft saleTelegraph.co.uk
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New York Times
Spotify's mobile app finally goes free for ...
There is, however, a catch with the smartphone service, which is based on "Shuffle Play." Roger Cheng. by Roger Cheng. December 11, 2013 7:17 AM PST. Follow @RogerWCheng. Spotify CEO Daniel Ek hosts a media event Wednesday in New York.
Spotify brings free music to all devices (with caveats); snags Led ZeppelinVentureBeat
Led Zeppelin Joins Spotify After Long HoldoutMashable
Spotify goes free for Android and iOS smartphones and tabletsInquirer
Hollywood Reporter -The Verge -Engadget
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Over 2M Xbox One units sold in first 18 days
NEW YORK — Microsoft says more than 2 million of its Xbox One consoles have been sold since the system's launch 18 days ago. That works out to an average of 111,111 units per day. And company officials say users have spent over 83 million hours with ...
Xbox One Sells 2 Million Consoles in 18 DaysMashable
Microsoft bumps price for Ryse, Forza, and Dead Rising Xbox One downloadsGameSpot
Microsoft's Xbox One sales reach 2 million unitsCNET
Inquirer -CNNMoney -TIME
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Microsoft's Skype purchase withstands challenge by Cisco
A European court rejected Cisco's appeal to quash the merger as approved based on concerns that it would create a monopoly. Lance Whitney. by Lance Whitney. December 11, 2013 5:41 AM PST. Follow @lancewhit. Microsoft's Steve Ballmer and ...
Cisco loses court challenge to Microsoft's takeover of SkypeReuters
EU court rejects Cisco's challenge to Microsoft-Skype mergerPCWorld
Microsoft Scores Skype RulingWall Street Journal
GigaOM -Bloomberg -ZDNet
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Business Cloud News
Is IT Transformation At An Inflection Point? Box Thinks So
Ahead of some product and ecosystem news coming out of the company today, I took the opportunity to chat yesterday with Sam Schillace, VP of Engineering at Box. Readers will recall that Schillace is something of a figurehead when it comes to the rise of ...
Box Rolls Out New Management Tools, Gives Its 200K Business Users More ...TechCrunch
Box Leads Enterprise IT Transformation with New Products, Partners, Services4-traders (press release)
Box Unveils New Content and Security Controls For IT AdminsThe Next Web
Business Cloud News
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Oracle Embraces OpenStack
Oracle bows to the growing Open Stack trend, promises to integrate its product line with the open-source project. 8 Great Cloud Storage Services. (click image for larger view and for slideshow). Oracle, one of the world's leading proprietary software ...
Oracle Joins OpenStack's List of SponsorsBio-IT World
Oracle becomes sponsor of OpenStack FoundationComputerworld
Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) Wants $1 Billion From Google Inc (NASDAQ ...USTrade Voice
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Cold Dis-Comfort: Antarctica Set Record of -135.8
Feeling chilly? Here's cold comfort: You could be in East Antarctica which new data says set a record for "soul-crushing" cold. Try 135.8 degrees Fahrenheit below zero; that's 93.2 degrees below zero Celsius, which sounds only slightly toastier. Better yet ...
Antarctic temperature hits record lowAljazeera.com
Antarctic temperature hit record lowCBS News
Record low temperature recorded in Antarctica: scientistsChicago Tribune
Headlines & Global News -Public Radio East -U-T San Diego
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LG Intros Very First Google Play Edition Tablet: G Pad 8.3
Tom's Hardware Guide
LG Electronics revealed on Tuesday a Google Play Edition of its LG G Pad 8.3 tablet. Now available on Google Play, this new device will be Google's first Android Open Source Project (AOSP) tablet and features the latest Android build, version 4.4 "KitKat" ...
Google Rolls Out Android 4.4.2 For All Nexus Devices To Overtake The 4.4.1 ...Headlines & Global News
Sony Xperia Z Ultra Google Play Edition joins a growing KitKat crowdTechRadar UK
LG G Pad 8.3 Google Play edition now live in the Play Store, Sony Z Ultra tooGeek
Zee News -iAfrica.com
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Android Headlines - Android News
Sprint to launch Galaxy S 4 variant with speedy Spark LTE
Sprint already has a few devices that support its extra-fast Spark data service, but one of its hottest smartphones -- Samsung's Galaxy S 4 -- has been "stuck" with ordinary LTE. That won't be a problem for much longer, as the carrier has revealed a ...
Sprint CEO: 2014 is our comeback yearCNET
Sprint Spark 4G LTE enhancements now live in Chicago and surrounding areasMobile Burn
Sprint to debut new Galaxy S4 phone for high-speed networkUPI.com
MarketWatch -Android Police
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Design & Trend
Rarest Orchid Species Rediscovered! Recognized After 173 Years
Design & Trend
Scientists rediscover one of the Europe's rarest orchid species that was first identified in 1838 but happened to be ignored for the past two centuries. It was found in the Azores, a group of volcanic islands in the North Atlantic Ocean. (Photo : Richard Bateman).
Europe's rarest orchid rediscovered in the AzoresBBC News
New Orchid Species Found on 'Lost World' Volcano in the AzoresLiveScience.com
Rare orchid found as botanists uncover plant in Portuguese Azores after 175 yearsDaily Mail
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Mars One's Red Planet foray is still on – but not until 2018
Mars One, the not-for-profit foundation dedicated to establishing a human colony on Mars, won't be able to launch its first mission to the Red Planet until later than originally planned. In an announcement issued on Tuesday, the group said it now expects to ...
Mars Colony Project Unveils 1st Private Robotic Mission to Red PlanetSpace.com
200000 people apply to live on MarsCNN
First Private Mission to Mars Announced as Part of Mars Colony ProjectLatino Post
NBCNews.com -Christian Science Monitor -Ars Technica
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Windows 'Threshold' Leaks Point to Return of Start Menu
Microsoft's follow-up to Windows 8, the operating system revamp code named Threshold, could reintroduce the Start menu ditched in the original Windows 8 release and further chip away at differences between Redmond's flagship PC platform and the ...
It's true, the START MENU is coming BACK to Windows 8, hiss sourcesRegister
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Juno probe captures movie of Earth-Moon 'dance'
The US space agency (Nasa) has released an extraordinary new movie of Earth and the Moon moving through space together. The images that make up the sequence were acquired by the Jupiter-bound Juno satellite when it passed by our home planet in ...
'Starship View' of Earth and Moon Captured by NASA Jupiter Probe (Video)Space.com
Juno's Epic Flyby View of the Earth and Moon: VideoDiscovery News
Video shows moon and earth in cosmic pirouetteMalaysia Sun
Economic Times -Zee News -TopNews United States
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New York Times
Microsoft Photosynth Pics Get Video-Like Update
We live in a three-dimensional world, so why not experience the Web in the same way? You can with Microsoft's latest update to its Photosynth technology, which adds a video-like quality to photos that are uploaded to the service. Previous iterations of ...
Microsoft Releases 3rd Generation Of Photosynth, Turns 3D Images Into Video ...TechCrunch
Photosynth to get major update, will bring spinning and walking toolsimaging resource
Microsoft's new Photosynth image-stitching preview includes Street View-like ...The Verge
Engadget -PCWorld -SlashGear
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Twitter enables users to send photos through private messages
Los Angeles Times
If only Anthony Weiner had this feature two years ago. Twitter is now letting users send pictures to others through private messages sent on its platform. The San Francisco company announced the new feature Tuesday as it rolled out a major update for its ...
Twitter Overhauls Private MessagingWall Street Journal (blog)
Twitter adds photo sharing to direct messagesKhaleej Times
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Christian Science Monitor
Google's Chromecast media player adds 10 new apps
Christian Science Monitor
Google has added 10 new apps for Chromecast, its dongle-driven digital media player. Skip to next paragraph. Recent posts. 12.10.13. Google's Chromecast media player adds 10 new apps; 12.03.13. Coming to Facebook: An 'Unfollow' button; 12.02.13
Google Chromecast Adds 10 AppsInformationWeek
Chromecast granted support for 10 new apps including VEVO and RealPlayer ...TechSpot
Chromecast gets a slew of new apps, including Songza, Vevo, Plex, & moreVentureBeat
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Ancient Mars lake could have supported life, Curiosity rover shows
NASA's Curiosity rover has found evidence of an ancient Martian lake that could have supported life as we know it for long stretches — perhaps millions of years. This long and skinny freshwater lake likely existed about 3.7 billion years ago, researchers said, ...
Mars rover goes after carbon cluesBBC News
Report: Ancient fresh water lake on Mars could have sustained lifeTG Daily
NASA rover discovers evidence of fresh-water lake on MarsTheDay.com
Businessweek -Los Angeles Times -Reuters
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Taiwan market: Samsung introduces Galaxy J
Samsung Electronics has introduced the Galaxy J into the Taiwan market after unveiling the model in Japan in November. The new model will target the high-end segment. The Galaxy J is equipped with a 5-inch Full HD Super AMOLED display, a Qualcomm ...
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Tech firms vie to protect personal data, profits
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Even as Silicon Valley speaks out against the U.S. government's surveillance methods, technology companies are turning a handsome profit by mining personal data and peering into people's online habits. The industry's profit ...
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Zuckerberg to talk about Facebook's artificial intelligence plans
Your Facebook news feed could be in for some serious nerdification. The company has launching a research lab for artificial intelligence, and Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg is talking about the project at a conference today. He and Michael Shroepfer, ...
Facebook to explore Artificial Intelligence in new labCNET
Facebook joins NYU in AI labIndependent Online
Facebook Just Hired A Man Who Teaches Computers To Think (FB)Houston Chronicle
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