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Tweet Wall Street JournalWASHINGTON—The U.S. Supreme Court declined to intervene in the long-running battle over whether states can force online retailers to collect sales taxes, leaving consumers in many states to enjoy tax-free Internet shopping while others must pay up when …Supreme Court won’t rule on state Internet sales taxesUSA TODAYJustices Won’t Hear Appeal of NY Internet TaxationABC NewsAmazon loses New York sales tax caseBBC NewsWashington Post –Los Angeles Times –Forbesall 178...

Tweet ReutersDec 2 (Reuters) – Akamai Technologies Inc said it will spend about $370 million to acquire Prolexic Technologies Inc, a pioneer in fighting distributed denial of service attacks, cyberthreats that cripple networks by overwhelming them with Internet traffic.Akamai to Buy Cybersecurity Firm Prolexic for $370 MillionWall Street JournalAkamai to pay $370M for DDoS security firm ProlexicComputerworldAkamai to buy DDoS protection specialist ProlexicInfoWorldZDNet –CruxialCIO –VentureBeatall 81 news...

Tweet ITProPortalMicrosoft’s Xbox One and Sony’s PlayStation 4 have both arrived in the UK now, following the PS4’s launch last Friday (the Xbox was out the week before). The battle for console supremacy has officially begun – one shall stand, one shall fall. Well, actually, if …Xbox Dominates US Black Friday Retail Console SalesThe EscapistGift guide: The Twelve Games of ChristmasUSA TODAYXbox One 500GB Hard Drive SwappedUbergizmoTelegraph.co.uk –San Francisco Chronicle –Computerandvideogames.comall...

Tweet US top court declines to hear online retailers tax caseReuters UKWASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court declined on Monday to tackle the long-standing question of whether Internet retailers like Amazon.com Inc should be required to collect sales taxes in states where they have no physical presence. In a case … and more …read more Source: Tech News From Google ...

Tweet USA TODAYShares of online retailer Amazon are up more than 1% in pre-market trading with the crucial holiday shopping season kicking off. Today marks Cyber Monday, the digital equivalent of Black Friday, where shoppers scour the Web for deals from businesses like …Kindle Fire HD Cyber Monday DEALS: Up to $100 off Tablet Deals Published by …Wall Street JournalAmazon pushes the Kindle Fire HDX with Apple attack ad and price cutsThe IndependentAmazon critiques iPad Air in new Kindle adTimes of IndiaCNET –Mashable...

Tweet Automotive NewsSaab’s new owner, National Electric Vehicle Sweden, today started series production of the 9-3 mid-sized sedan at its plant in Trollhattan, Sweden. Sales of the vehicle will be ”initially focused” in China, the company said in a statement. NEVS says …Saab automobile production restarts after two yearsThe Detroit NewsSaab is back: First cars produced under new ownersSacramento BeeSaab Automobile Is Poised to Resume ProductionWall Street JournalBBC News –Telegraph.co.ukall 78...

Tweet USA TODAYBEIJING — China successfully launched a lunar probe into space Monday morning, on a two-week journey to deliver a robotic rover to the surface of the moon. The mission marks China’s first attempt at soft-landing a spacecraft on an extra-terrestrial body, …China launches ‘Jade Rabbit’ rover to moon, precursor to manned missionWashington PostChina launches first moon rover, the ‘Jade Rabbit’BusinessweekChina’s Jade Rabbit takes great hop for mankindRegisterBoston...

Tweet Times of IndiaHYDERABAD: India’s Mars Orbiter Mission, also known as ‘Mangalyaan’, crossed the distance of Moon’s orbit on Monday morning. “MOM is now the farthest object sent into space by India,” Indian Space Research Organisation (Isro) announced on Monday.India’s Martian MOM leaves the nestRegisterIndia’s space odyssey: Orbiter cruises towards Mars (Intro Roundup)Authint MailIndia’s spacecraft successfully begins journey to MarsThe Guardian NigeriaThe News International...

Tweet CIO TodayWhen you head to the mall to shop for the gamers on your holiday list, take note of some of the best games of 2013. Any lucky gamer will be thrilled to see one of them under the tree. Two important things to keep in mind: Know what kind of game console the …Gift guide: The Twelve Games of ChristmasUSA TODAYXbox One, PS4 need to appeal to nongamersSan Francisco ChronicleMicrosoft’s Cyber Monday adds Xbox One Day One Editions for PurchaseThe SlantedVentureBeat –Computerandvideogames.comall 135...

Tweet Sci-Tech TodayIcy Comet ISON’s close approach — and its possible demise, from the sun’s heat and gravitational forces — will give scientists an unprecedented look at the ingredients that came together to form the planets. The comet is racing around the sun, pulled close by …Comet ISON’s leftovers fade away, right before a satellite’s eyesNBCNews.comComet ISON fizzles… but there’s a sting in the tailArs TechnicaHas comet ISON survived?Business StandardSpace.com –Sydney...

Tweet Sci-Tech TodayThe sun-grazing Comet ISON, now thought to be less than a mile wide, will either fry and shatter as it zooms toward the sun, victim of its power, or endure and quite possibly put on one fabulous celestial show visible in the Northern Hemisphere. Still fresh, this …Comet, Thought Dead but Found Alive, Is Now Fading Away, Astronomers SayNew York TimesGhost of Comet ISON Fading FastNational GeographicComet ISON’s leftovers fade away, right before a satellite’s eyesNBCNews.comArs Technica...

Tweet BBC NewsAmazon, the world’s largest online retailer, is testing unmanned drones to deliver goods to customers, according to Chief Executive Jeff Bezos. The drones, called Octocopters, could deliver packages weighing up to 2.3kg to customers within 30 minutes of …Amazon Unveils Flying Robot Delivery DronesThe EscapistAmazon trialling the use of drones for parcel deliveryThe GuardianAmazon tests delivery by drone, says founder Jeff BezosTelegraph.co.ukBloomberg –Fox News –Philly.comall 261 news...

Tweet Fort Wayne Journal GazetteMotorola will start selling a cheap smartphone in the U.S. more than a month ahead of schedule. The company last week said it was able to produce the Moto G phones faster than expected. The U.S. launch was initially planned for January. The phone starts …Motorola’s Moto G lands on AmazonCNETMoto X: Motorola tempts shoppers with $150 off-contract discount for Cyber …Digital TrendsAH Primetime: Motorola is Moving in The Right DirectionAndroid Headlines – Android NewsLatino...

Tweet Wall Street JournalMr. Bezos showed Charlie Rose an early version of the drone in development on an episode of the CBS news program “60 Minutes” aired Sunday evening. He said it was possible Amazon could introduce the drones within four to five years, depending in part …Amazon Testing Drones for Same-Day Package Delivery, Bezos SaysBloombergAmazon testing deliveries by droneFox NewsAmazon trialling the use of drones for parcel deliveryThe GuardianBBC News –Forbes –NBCNews.comall 192 news...

Tweet BBC NewsChina has launched its first lunar rover mission, the next key step in the Asian superpower’s ambitious space programme. The Chang’e-3 mission blasted off from Xichang in the south at 01:30 Monday local time (17:30 GMT Sunday). The Long March rocket’s …China Launches Moon Rover MissionNew York TimesChina Lauches Moon Rover MissionVoice of AmericaChina launches first unmanned space probe to MoonIndian ExpressSydney Morning Herald –Los Angeles Timesall 290 news articles …read...

Tweet USA TODAYVideo game systems are in more homes than ever – and two new consoles, the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, dot many wish lists. So USA TODAY game gurus Brett Molina and Mike Snider have suggested a dozen titles that will send true video game lovers …Reggie Fils-Aime Emphasizes the Wii U’s Unique Content in Sales PitchNintendo LifeListen to the Wii U eShop’s delightfully festive new holiday tuneVentureBeatCyber Monday Wii U Sales: Where To Buy Wii U At A Discount If You Skipped …iDigitalTimes.comSouthCoastToday.com...

Tweet TechCrunchThe first handset from Finnish smartphone startup Jolla is simply called Jolla. This phone has been some two years in the making – a timeframe that testifies to the complexity of building handset hardware and a new mobile platform, not to mention rallying …Nokia-Infused Jolla Phone Hits The Market With Impeccably Bad TimingForbesSailfish-Based Jolla Phone Debuts; Will Its New OS Fly?Top Tech NewsJolla CEO says they want to sideload Sailfish OS onto Android devicesAndroid CommunityHispanicBusiness.comall...

Tweet New York TimesHONG KONG — Preparations to launch China’s first robotic expedition to the moon’s surface entered their final hours on Sunday as engineers filled fuel tanks of a rocket that will carry the Chang’e 3 spacecraft and “Jade Rabbit” rover. World Twitter Logo.Anticipation builds for China’s first moon rover missionHindustan TimesWhy China is fixated on the MoonBBC NewsChina to launch first space probe to robotically land on MoonEconomic TimesIndia Today –Firstpost...

Tweet FirstpostBeijing: China will send its first-ever unmanned space probe to the Moon tonight to explore the lunar surface, a major milestone that would also be the Communist giant’s maiden soft-landing on an extra-terrestrial celestial body. The lunar probe will be …China to launch Chang’e-3 lunar probe early MondayXinhuaAnticipation builds for China’s first moon rover missionLivemintWhy China is shooting for the MoonBBC NewsCNN International –TIMEall 169 news articles …read more...

Tweet BBC NewsEarly on Sunday the spacecraft fired its main engine for more than 20 minutes, giving it the correct velocity to leave Earth’s orbit. It will now cruise for 680m km (422m miles), setting up an encounter with its target on 24 September 2014. The Mars Orbiter …Indian spacecraft leaves Earth’s orbit, bound for MarsFox NewsUPDATE 1-India’s Mars mission enters second stage; outpaces space rival ChinaReutersIndia’s first Mars probe leaves Earth orbit for its biggest leapNBCNews.comForbes...