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Mobile World Congress 2014: Winners And Losers – InformationWeek

InformationWeekCheck out the most (and least) impressive gadgets and developments from the year’s biggest mobile confab. Mobile World Congress: 5 Hot Gadgets. (Click image for larger view and slideshow.) The Mobile World Congress, the wireless industry’s most …What we’ve learned from MWC this yearWashington PostHandset makers go big on smartphonesThe Seattle TimesAdrian Weckler: A proper […]

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Apple’s Tim Cook picks a fight with climate change deniers – Fortune

Fortune[A] self-described conservative think tank was pushing a shareholder proposal that would have required Apple to disclose the costs of its sustainability programs and to be more transparent about its participation in “certain trade associations and business …Angry Tim Cook tells Apple investor to ‘get out of this stock’NDTVApple CEO promises new products on the […]

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Apple CEO Tim Cook Photo: Reuters – Business Today

Business TodayApple Inc sold more than $1 billion of Apple TV set-top boxes in 2013 and is investing heavily in the next generation of products, Chief Executive Tim Cook said at the company’s annual meeting on Friday. Apple’s ability to again transform the fast-moving …Apple Inc.’s Tim Cook takes pot shots at Google over AndroidFinancial […]

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Apple CEO teases new products; takes pot shots at Google and other competitors – NDTV

NDTVApple Inc sold more than $1 billion of Apple TV set-top boxes in 2013 and is investing heavily in the next generation of products, Chief Executive Tim Cook said at the company’s annual meeting on Friday. Apple’s ability to again transform the fast-moving …Apple Inc.’s Tim Cook takes pot shots at Google over AndroidFinancial ExpressTim […]

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Friday stumper: Find all of Apple’s 23 acquisitions from the past 16 months – VentureBeat

VentureBeatAt Apple’s annual meeting in Cupertino, Calif., today, chief executive Tim Cook dropped a curious factoid: In the past 16 months, Apple has bought 23 companies. Like Cisco, IBM, Salesforce.com, Oracle, Yahoo, and other aging tech giants seeking to stay …Tim Cook Chooses the Environment Over ProfitTidBITSApple Inc.’s Tim Cook takes pot shots at Google […]

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Tim Cook advises climate change deniers to get out of Apple stock – CNET

CNETIn a response to a shareholder suggestion that Apple stop its environmentally friendly initiatives, the typically temperate Apple CEO draws a blunt line in the sand. Nick Statt. by Nick Statt. February 28, 2014 5:04 PM PST. Follow @nickstatt. (Credit: Sarah …Apple investors fall for CEO Cook’s product-presentation prankRegisterApple TV Made More Than $1 Billion […]

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Tim Cook: Apple TV did over $1B in … – CNET

CNETAt Apple’s annual gathering of shareholders, CEO Tim Cook said the product is more than a “hobby.” Richard Nieva. by Richard Nieva. February 28, 2014 11:09 AM PST. Follow @richardjnieva. (Credit: James Martin/CNET). CUPERTINO, Calif. — So much for …Apple Investors Reject Shareholder Proposals, Re-Elect Board (1)BusinessweekApple TV sales topped $1B in 2013, becoming Apple’s […]

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Mt. Gox files for bankruptcy protection after losing Bitcoins – CNET

CNETMt. Gox, the embattled Bitcoin exchange that fell into a state of disarray earlier this month following a security issue that prompted withdrawal fraud, has filed for bankruptcy protection. The exchange’s CEO Mark Karpeles announced the news in Tokyo on …Bitcoin Exchange Mt. Gox Files for BankruptcyForbesMtGox boss vows to keep going despite $429 MILLION […]

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Google Barge On The Move; Goodbye San Francisco, Hello Stockton – Headlines & Global News

Headlines & Global NewsGoogle Barge is reportedly on a move to set up a new home in Stockton, after the San Francisco Bay Conservation and Development Commission issued notice to expedite work or shift elsewhere. Google’s mysterious floating Barge created a lot of buzz …Google barge has civic leaders atwitterStockton RecordGoogle Barge to Sail to […]

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British Spies Said to Intercept Yahoo Webcam Images – New York Times

New York TimesSAN FRANCISCO — A British intelligence agency collected video webcam images — many of them sexually explicit — from millions of Yahoo users, regardless of whether they were suspected of illegal activity, according to accounts of documents leaked by …Yahoo webcam users were watched by British spy agencySan Jose Mercury NewsLeaks show GCHQ […]

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ABC to live stream Academy Awards telecast on limited basis – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesSunday night’s red carpet preshow, the entire 86th Annual Academy Awards program and “Jimmy Kimmel Live: After the Oscars,” will be made available to cable customers in eight major markets, including parts of Los Angeles and Orange counties.The Academy Awards Will Stream Live Online For The Very First TimeCinema BlendThis year’s Academy Awards […]

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Report: UK spies captured millions of Yahoo users’ webcam images – Computerworld

ComputerworldIDG News Service – U.K. intelligence agency GCHQ captured and stored still webcam images of millions of Yahoo users including substantial quantities of sexually explicit material, the Guardian newspaper reported Thursday. GCHQ gathered the images with …Report: UK Program Spied on Yahoo Webcam ChatsPC MagazineUPDATE 1-British spy agency collected images of Yahoo webcam chats -GuardianReutersUK […]

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Lenovo banks on $1 BEELLION Moto turnaround in SIX quarters – Register

RegisterLenovo boss Yang Yuanqing has boasted that he can wipe Motorola Mobility’s $1bn-a-year (£600m) losses in just six quarters once his firm takes the helm at the handset maker. Yang told Bloomberg on the sidelines of Mobile World Congress this week that …MotoMaker Coming to Mexico and Western Europe ShortlyIntoMobileMoto Maker for Moto X coming […]

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Mobile World Congress 2014 – CBS News

CBS NewsNew Samsung Gear 2 smartwatch is seen on a display at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Feb. 23, 2014. Samsung Electronics unveiled a new smart watch and fitness band along with the latest version of its flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S5, …Samsung Galaxy S5: A sturdy, snappy phone, but where’s the innovation?Christian Science […]

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Google denies bidding on WhatsApp – CNET

CNETAndroid and Chrome chief Sundar Pichai refutes reports that Google competed with Facebook to buy WhatsApp. Seth Rosenblatt. by Seth Rosenblatt. February 26, 2014 10:21 AM PST. Follow @sethr. Sundar Pichai, Google’s VP in charge of Android and …WhatsApp shows that Facebook & Google are serious about competing with telcosVentureBeatSundar Pichai Denies Google Bid on […]

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Apple finally fixes ‘gotofail’ OS X security hole – CNET

CNETAfter a multiday delay that irked users, Apple has released a system software update for OS X Mavericks that fixes what’s become known as the “gotofail” security vulnerability. Declan McCullagh. by Declan McCullagh. February 25, 2014 11:00 AM PST.Apple issues fix for glaring security flaw on Mac computersReutersApple release security fix for Mac computersAFPApple Patches […]

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Nikon finally reveals D4S specifications – sticks with 16MP sensor – TechRadar UK

TechRadar UKAfter months of speculation, and a development announcement, Nikon has finally revealed that the D4S pro camera will feature a revamped 16 million pixel sensor, with the top end sensitivity setting pushed to an industry leading 409,600 (equivalent).Nikon D4S flagship full-frame DSLR announced: Promises extended ISO, faster …FirstpostNikon’s new flagship D4S geared to pro […]

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Yota Devices Announces The New YotaPhone, Now With Full Touch-Enabled … – Android Police

Android PoliceI honestly think the YotaPhone was one of the coolest smartphone innovations of 2013, and while I wouldn’t exactly be the first in line to buy a device from an unproven OEM, Yota Devices has once again piqued my curiosity with their announcement of the …Second-gen YotaPhone makes e-ink backing bigger, all-touch (hands-on)CNETSecond Generation […]

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LG to Offer Its First Smartwatch This Year – ABC News

ABC NewsLG Electronics Inc. said it will launch a computerized wristwatch later this year, entering a nascent market where Samsung Electronics Co., Sony Corp. and smaller companies such as Pebble are already jostling for dominance. Park Jong-seok, president of …MWC 2014: Samsung to unveil Galaxy S5 at Unpacked event todayFirstpostWill Samsung Galaxy S5 launch today?India […]

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USPS planning to launch a Steve Jobs stamp in 2015 – Digital Trends

Digital TrendsDetailed by the Washington Post, the United States Postal Service will be rolling out a new stamp during 2015 that pays tribute to Apple co-founder Steve Jobs. Currently under development within the design department at the postal service, the Steve Jobs …Steve Jobs To Be Featured On Commemorative Postage Stamp In 2015: ReportInternational Business […]

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OneDrive launches with auto camera backup and Dropbox-style rewards – TechRadar UK

TechRadar UKOne legal battle and a bunch of mooted names later, Microsoft has flipped the switch on its revamped OneDrive cloud storage service. Not wanting to miss an opportunity, the data vault formerly known as SkyDrive has returned with several new features to …Microsoft flips the switch and turns on OneDrive cloud storageZDNetMicrosoft OneDrive now […]

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White House defers to FCC on further action on net neutrality – PCWorld

PCWorldThe administration of U.S. President Barack Obama said in response to a petition that it continues to back an open Internet, but declined to direct the U.S. Federal Communications Commission on how to go about preserving Internet neutrality, as it is an …White House responds to net neutrality petitionSydney Morning HeraldNet Neutrality Petition Addressed by […]

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Google asks Internet eyewear fans not to be Glassholes’ – Business Recorder

Business Recorderimage SAN FRANCISCO: Google on Tuesday gave early adopters of its Internet-connected eyewear a bit of advice: don’t be “Glassholes.” It was the final suggestion in a recommended code of conduct posted online for software developers and others taking …Citing Regulatory Concerns, Hospitals Turn a Blind Eye to Google GlassWall Street Journal (blog)Google teaches […]

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Galaxy S5 rumors flare up as release date draws near – Christian Science Monitor

Christian Science MonitorJust ahead of the major Samsung “Unpacked 5” event at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona next week, the Internet is buzzing about what Samsung will offer in its next Galaxy smart phone. Skip to next paragraph. Related stories …The Rumored Galaxy S5 Fingerprint Sensor Sounds Like TroubleTIMESamsung’s New Galaxy Is Said to […]