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Tweet Follow me Economic TimesZuckerberg spoke with the president Wednesday following the most recent news report on the National Security Agency’s surveillance tactics. ET SPECIAL: Save precious time tracking your investments. By Vindu Goel Mark Zuckerberg, the co-founder and …Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg calls Obama to protest NSA spy programsSan Jose Mercury NewsFacebook’s Zuckerberg Called Obama on NSA FrustrationSan Francisco ChronicleFacebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg calls President Obama...

Tweet Follow me FirstpostThe money spent on desktop advertising is expected to decrease this year as Google is shifting focus on mobile growth, says a new study by eMarketer. During the year 2014, revenue from desktop advertising is said to drop by 9 percent or an estimated …Google Search Results Modified; No More Banner AdsThe Westside StoryDesktop search spending to fall this year as mobile grows, study findsPCWorldBye Bye Google Search Underlined LinksNBC Bay AreaPC Magazine –New York Times (blog)...

Tweet Follow me AppAdvicePlex, the official iOS companion app of the popular media server of the same name, has just received another major update. First off, the latest update to Plex adds play queues and shuffle support. It also makes the app’s Chromecast feature free for all users.Plex adds adds free Chromecast support for all, media shuffling and camera …EngadgetYou Can Now Enjoy Plex On Chromecast For Free, Plex For Android App Still …Android Headlines – Android NewsPlex App Gets Play...

Tweet Follow me Making Meaningful Social Media Connections for Powerful ResultsSanta Barbara IndependentThe Association for Women in Communication—Santa Barbara announces the next program about Creating Community as Communicators in the Virtual World, Making Meaningful Social Media Connections for Powerful Results. Social Media is not just a way … …read more Source: Social Media News Feed By Google ...

Tweet Follow me CNETDeal’s closure comes after the FCC gave its approval to the takeover of the prepaid wireless provider. Steven Musil. by Steven Musil. March 13, 2014 8:14 PM PDT. Follow @stevenmusil. (Credit: CNET/Marguerite Reardon). AT&T announced late Thursday …Aio Wireless to be absorbed into CricketSlashGearAT&T Completes Cricket AcquisitionConverge Network DigestAT&T Buys Pay-as-Go Provider Leap After Deal Is ClearedBloombergAndroid Headlines – Android News –Computerworld...

Tweet Follow me New York TimesTarget acknowledged on Thursday that its computer security system had alerted it to suspicious activity after hackers infiltrated its network last year, but the company ultimately decided to ignore it, allowing what would become one of the largest data breaches …Target missed crucial internal warnings about lurking malwareMinneapolis Star TribuneTarget looking into response to cybersecurity breach; retail sales rose in Feb.Washington PostReport: Target aware of early warning...

Tweet Follow me RegisterGoogle has slashed its online Drive storage prices so fast, it undercuts all of its rivals – and its own products. The Reg suspects the web king will dramatically lower its infrastructure-as-a-service storage prices as well in two weeks. The dramatic price cut for …Google Drive’s new prices make Dropbox, OneDrive seem like ripoffsDigital TrendsGoogle Drive – Like A Bird Going Cheap, Cheap, CheapForbesGoogle slashes Drive storage prices across the boardTechRadar UKAfterdawn.com...

Tweet Follow me Las Vegas Review-JournalThis screenshot on Google Maps Street View shows part of the 36-mile Rapid on the Colorado River. (Screenshot/Google Maps). web1_GoogleRiverView2_0.jpg. This screenshot on Google Maps Street View shows some of the Grand Canyon geology.Follow the winding path of the Colorado River on Google MapsMarketWatch (blog)Google adds Colorado River to Street ViewDaily MailGoogle Takes Viewers on a Trip Through the Grand CanyonNBCNews.com all 70 news articles …read more Source:...

Tweet Follow me ABC NewsGoogle has taken its all-seeing eyes on a trip that few experience: the Colorado River through the Grand Canyon. The search giant partnered with the advocacy group American Rivers to showcase views of nearly 300 miles of whitewater rapids, towering red …Google Maps cruises the rapids of the Colorado RiverCNETGoogle adds Colorado River to Street ViewDaily MailGoogle cameras take rafting trip in Grand CanyonWXXA all 67 news articles …read more Source: Tech News From Google ...

Tweet Follow me San Jose Mercury NewsOutraged by new revelations about the government’s Internet surveillance programs, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said Thursday that he telephoned President Obama personally to complain about “the damage the government is creating for all of our …NSA denies Facebook snooping; Zuckerberg lays into ObamaComputerworldDid Mark Zuckerberg Call President Obama About NSA Surveillance?International Business TimesMark Zuckerberg called President Obama over NSA spying,...

Tweet Follow me Revolutionaries around the world add new social media networks to tech toolkitPBS NewsHourRecent massive uprisings around the globe have all been at least partially fueled by social media. With increasing surveillance concerns in places like Ukraine, how are protesters using technology to ensure private, secure communication? Hari … and more …read more Source: Social Media News Feed By Google ...

Tweet Follow me Wall Street Journal“If a customer or investor wants to complain, they can do it now to untold millions in nanoseconds,” said Jennifer Openshaw, president of Finect Inc., a platform that enables financial- services professionals to use social media. Banks must “be … and more …read more Source: Social Media News Feed By Google ...

Tweet Follow me Los Angeles TimesThink of a robot. Chances are you imagined one with legs like C-3PO of “Star Wars” fame or something with wheels like NASA’s Mars rover Curiosity. Neither of these rigid body types are particularly flexible and certainly can’t move through water well.MIT’s super-speedy robot fish makes flashy escapeCNET‘Soft’ Robotic Fish Can Escape Predators Without Endangering Environment …Headlines & Global NewsRoboBass: New Soft Robot Can Execute...

Tweet Follow me ForbesAhhhh – the joys of a price war. Awesome for consumers (at least in the short term), great for market share building but frankly pretty crap for the bottom line. And something that is a regular feature of the cloud file sharing space. Today it was the turn of Google …Why Google’s massive Drive storage price slash is just the beginningRegisterGoogle Drive Chops PricesInformationWeekGoogle slashes cloud storage prices across the boardTechRadar UKimaging resource –TechSpot...

Tweet Follow me BusinessweekFacebook Inc. (FB:US) Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg said he called U.S. President Barack Obama to express his frustration over the government’s spying. “The U.S. government should be the champion for the Internet, not a threat,” he wrote in a …Biz Break: Facebook launches video ads; NetApp, eBay lay off workersSan Jose Mercury NewsMark Zuckerberg ‘confused and frustrated’ by US spyingBBC NewsZuckerberg Complains to Obama About NSA SpyingPC...

Tweet Follow me MarketWatchDALLAS, Mar 13, 2014 (BUSINESS WIRE) — AT&T * today closed its acquisition of prepaid wireless provider Leap Wireless International Inc., which operates under the Cricket brand. AT&T announced in July 2013 that it would acquire all of Leap’s stock and …FCC clears AT&T’s $1.3B buyout of Leap Wireless, iPhone 5 coming to Cricket …Apple InsiderFCC green-lights AT&T’s acquisition of CricketGigaOMAT&T Gets FCC Permission to Buy Pay-as-Go...

Tweet Follow me YouTube Down: Team of Highly Trained Monkeys Has Been DispatchedThe Next WebYouTube goes down for some users, second time in two days. By Emil Protalinski, Thursday, 13 Mar ’14 , 11:30pm. Previous Next. Comments. Share Tweet HN. YouTube is having a bad week. For the second time, the video sharing site is down for some … …read more Source: YouTube News Feed From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me YouTube Down Thursday: Service Outage For Some; 500 Internal Server Error …The Epoch Times“500 Internal Server Error Sorry, something went wrong. A team of highly trained monkeys has been dispatched to deal with this situation,” the error message reads. On Twitter, many were complaining about it going down. YouTube went down on Wednesday … …read more Source: YouTube News Feed From Google News ...

Tweet Follow me CNETThe competitor promotes its own $79 membership while saying Amazon is spending too much on its fight with Netflix. Donna Tam. by Donna Tam. March 13, 2014 2:41 PM PDT. Follow @DonnaYTam. ShopRunner stores. (Credit: Screenshot by Donna …Buy games from Amazon? Your Prime membership is getting more expensiveGameSpotAmazon.com Raises Price of Prime Membership to $99 a Year (3)BusinessweekHow to get Amazon Prime for half the priceMarketWatchWall Street Journal –abc7.com –TIMEall...

Tweet Follow me RegisterHuawei is planning an assault on the American smartphone market with a dual-boot smartphone running both Google’s Android operating system and Redmond’s Windows Phone. “With Windows Phone, one direction for us – and one that we are now …Even in its final days, Windows XP still looms largeUSA TODAYMicrosoft Doles Out Free Windows Phone Licenses to Select OEMseWeekWill Microsoft Waive Windows Phone Fees?InformationWeekArs Technica –SlashGear –Wiredall...