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Turkey blocks YouTube after audio recording leaked – USA TODAY

USA TODAYTurkey on Thursday blocked access to YouTube following its recent order banning Twitter after someone posted an audio recording in which senior Turkish officials are purportedly discussing a scheme to create a pretext for waging war on Syria. The audio …Turkey Blocks Access to YouTubeMashableTurkey says Syria security leak ‘villainous’ as YouTube blockedReutersTurkey Blocks […]

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Turkish government blocks YouTube after recording is leaked – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesISTANBUL, Turkey – Turkey blocked access to YouTube on Thursday, hours after a recording of a sensitive national security meeting was leaked by an anonymous user on the video sharing site. Turkey’s state-run Anadolu news agency confirmed the ban as …Turkey says Syria security leak ‘villainous’ as YouTube blockedReutersTurkey moves to block YouTube […]

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Microsoft Boss Relaxes Windows-First Policy – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalMicrosoft CEO Satya Nadella, right, with co-founder Bill Gates, is relaxing a long-running Windows-first applications strategy to help sell more software on non-Windows devices such as Apple and Android tablets. Reuters. Microsoft Corp.’s MSFT -0.37% …Microsoft Expected to Unveil Office for iPad TodayNBCNews.comWatch Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella’s press briefing here LIVEBetaNewsMicrosoft’s Office Suite […]

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YouTube Banned in Turkey – NBCNews.com

NBCNews.comLast week, a new wave of Internet censorship began in Turkey after Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan claimed at an election rally that he would “eradicate Twitter.” Hours later, Twitter was blocked. Now it looks like the ban has expanded to include …YouTube Blocked In Turkey Amid High-Level Intelligence LeakBusiness InsiderTurkey says Syria security leak […]

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Turkey blocks YouTube after cutting off Twitter. Is Facebook next? – VentureBeat

Turkey blocks YouTube after cutting off Twitter. Is Facebook next?VentureBeatAfter completely blocking Twitter access for more than a week, Turkey is shutting off access to YouTube. Turkey’s decision to block YouTube, as reported by the Verge, is sadly unsurprising. As early as March 7th Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip … …read more Source: YouTube News […]

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Yahoo Japan buys SoftBank’s eAccess for new mobile service – Reuters

ReutersTOKYO (Reuters) – Yahoo Japan Corp will buy mobile network operator eAccess from No. 3 Japanese wireless carrier SoftBank Corp for 324 billion yen ($3.17 billion) to launch its own mobile Internet service. Yahoo Japan, the country’s biggest Internet portal …Yahoo Japan plans $3.2B eAccess buy from SoftBankCNET (blog)Yahoo Japan to buy Softbank’s eAccess for […]

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Twitter treats iPhone and Android users to photo tagging and multi-pic tweets – Inquirer

InquirerThe firm added photo tagging and cluster photo posts. This means that lunch documenters and social butterflies can post a collage of photos with clearly identified people in them to the greater web. “We’re rolling out two new mobile features that make photos …Twitter adds photo tagging and collagesCNNTwitter update adds photo sharing, bigger uploadsUSA […]

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YouTube Blocked In Turkey Amid High-Level Intelligence Leak – Business Insider

Business InsiderYouTube has been blocked in Turkey as a newly leaked recording purportedly includes Turkey’s intelligence chief discussing possible military operations in Syria with the foreign minister and the deputy head of the armed forces. Another leaked voice …Turkey Blocks YouTube after Erdogan LeaksInternational Business Times UKTurkish telecoms authority moves against YouTube after Twitter banReuters […]

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Facebook and Google in tech cold war – CNNMoney

CNNMoneyFacebook and Google are spending billions of dollars to ensure that they remain relevant in the rapidly changing technology landscape. NEW YORK (CNNMoney). Facebook and Google are locked in a high-stakes, multi-billion dollar battle to shape the future …Facebook shares drop 7% on Oculus buyoutComputerandvideogames.comFacebook, Oculus Rift, and the Kickstarter BacklashGameSpotFacebook Anticipates A Bright Future […]

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Social media and international reach key to University of Michigan’s brand in … – The Ann Arbor News

Social media and international reach key to University of Michigan’s brand in …The Ann Arbor NewsTwelve months later that number ballooned to 23,300. And U-M’s Instagram is far from its only social media asset experiencing exponential growth. In January 2013 U-M’s Pinterest account had 600 followers, but by December of that year the account had […]

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A planet past Pluto? Astronomers redefine the solar system’s edge – Fox News

Fox NewsOur little corner of the universe just got a little more crowded. Scientists at the Carnegie Carnegie Institution for Science announced Wednesday the discovery of a new cosmic neighbor — a distant dwarf planet named 2012 VP113 that was found spinning in …Giant earth-like planet at outer edge of our solar system!Business StandardDwarf planet […]

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Facebook, Oculus Rift, and the Kickstarter Backlash – GameSpot

GameSpotAn angry roar erupted across the Internet yesterday. Facebook–that omnipresent, unavoidable social media corporation–had purchased Oculus VR for $2 billion. The pioneers of modern-day virtual reality had given up their self-ownership for a sum greater …Facebook’s latest venture rattles investorsBoston GlobeFacebook and Google in tech cold warCNNMoneyIs Facebook’s Purchase Of Oculus VR Really A Bad […]

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Box to enterprise developers: Build, build, build – VentureBeat

VentureBeatLike this story? Want to meet the people in it? Come to our fourth annual VentureBeat Mobile Summit April 14-15, for face-to-face discussions with 180 top executives. Request an invitation. SAN FRANCISCO — At its first developer-oriented conference, Box …Box Unveils First Standalone Product And New API Pricing At Inaugural Dev …TechCrunchHow Box Inc. Is […]

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For Oculus Rift backers, the deal with Facebook feels like betrayal – Christian Science Monitor

Christian Science MonitorThis week, Facebook announced it was acquiring Oculus VR, the makers of the Oculus Rift virtual reality goggles, in a deal worth a reported $2 billion. In message on his Facebook wall, CEO Mark Zuckerberg said his company would eventually make Oculus …Facebook, Oculus Rift, and the Kickstarter BacklashGameSpotThe brains behind Oculus, Facebook’s […]

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Crowdfunders of the Maker of Oculus Rift Denounce a Facebook Buyout – New York Times

New York TimesBen Unsworth, chief executive of the Canadian gaming company Globacore, was an early backer of Oculus VR on Kickstarter. Credit Steve Payne for The New York Times. the main story. the main story. …Facebook, Oculus Rift, and the Kickstarter BacklashGameSpotWhy did Facebook spend $2bn on virtual reality?BBC NewsNo, Microsoft and Sony Don’t Need […]

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AH Prime Time: Will History Dictate The Future of iOS Vs. Android? – Android Headlines – Android News

Android Headlines – Android NewsWatching technology grow and advance is like watching a horse race, and there are different horses in the form of OS providers. We have Apple with their horse iOS, we have Google and Android, and Microsoft with Windows Mobile. The thing is watching the …Windows Phone 8.1’s new store may help […]