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Tweet CBBC NewsroundWe’re used to seeing Koala’s doing very little – sleeping in trees or just hanging about. It’s not often you get to see them doing this. Scientists have been studying the sound produced by male Koalas. They make a deep grumbling sound when they want to … and more …read more Source: Tech News From Google ...

Tweet BloombergApple Inc. (AAPL) purchased data-analytics firm Topsy Labs Inc., giving the world’s most valuable company new tools to spot trends as they emerge on Twitter Inc. (TWTR)’s social network. Apple paid more than $200 million for Topsy, said people with …Apple, Not Known For Being Socially Minded, Buys Social Media Analytics Firm …ForbesApple Taps Into Twitter, Buying Social Analytics Firm TopsyWall Street JournalEven Apple Inc (NASDAQ:AAPL) Thinks Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) Data Is Of …GSPInsiderNew...

Tweet New York TimesMOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. — Google already runs much of the digital lives of consumers through email, Internet searches and YouTube videos. Now it wants the corporations, too. Bits ...

Tweet USA TODAYScientists are still determining how much of Comet ISON survived its annihilating Thanksgiving journey around the sun, but they believe it’s now probably “only dust,” NASA said Monday. “There’s no doubt that the comet shrank in size considerably as it …Did Comet ISON just ruin Christmas? (+video)Christian Science MonitorComet ISON destroyed by the sun, scientists sayPasadena Star-NewsNo return from the dead for Comet ISONReutersSpace.comall 263 news articles …read...

Tweet BBC NewsIt is a low, rumbling bellow that seems very incongruous coming from the mouth of a diminutive koala. And now scientists have found that these famously sleepy marsupials have a evolved a vocal organ that allows them to produce very low-pitched sound.Throat organ reveals depth of koala loveReutersVocal lips the secret to koala’s boom boxABC Science OnlineKoala Bears Make Ultra-Low-Pitch Mating Call Because of Oddly Placed Organ …University HeraldHeadlines & Global News –Pioneer Pressall 33...

Tweet ComputerworldAfter Comet ISON’s tumultuous close approach to the sun on Thursday, scientists are working to determine whether it still exists or is now nothing more than dust. The comet, which was first spotted in September 2012, quickly gained the attention of …Top Comet ISON watcher calls space rock officially DOACNETJimmy Westlake: RIP Comet ISONSteamboat Pilot & TodayComet ISON is Really Done For This TimeGuardian ExpressSkyandTelescope.com –Discovery News –WKYC-TVall 222 news articles ...

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 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 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 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 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 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...