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Bob Struble: CES 2014 Confirms Radio’s Competitive Challenge – Radio magazine (press release)

Bob Struble: CES 2014 Confirms Radio’s Competitive ChallengeRadio magazine (press release)Columbia, MD – Feb 27, 2014 – Bob Struble, president and CEO of iBiquity Digital, recaps his findings from the 2014 CES convention in his latest online column. Some of the salient points follow. □ Consumer electronics in cars: The infotainment system … …read more […]

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News

UK, US spies stored millions of Yahoo webcam images: Report – Times of India

Times of IndiaLONDON: Britain’s communications spy agency GCHQ and the US National Security Agency (NSA) intercepted and stored images from webcams used by millions of Yahoo users, the Guardian newspaper reported on Thursday. GCHQ files leaked by former …Yahoo webcam images intercepted and storedIrish TimesGCHQ secretly captured images of innocent webcam usersTelegraph.co.ukUK, US spies ‘stored […]

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tech

Boeing unveils its first ‘self-destructing’ smartphone – WDAM-TV

WDAM-TV(BOEING/FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION/CNN) – It’s a smartphone that would make James Bond jealous. Aerospace manufacturer Boeing unveiled a new “self-destructing” smartphone this week, called the “Boeing Black.” The company says …Boeing going, GONE: Black mobe will SELF-DESTRUCT in 30 secsRegisterNew cell phone will “self destruct” rather than release informationKRMGBoeing Unveils Self Destructing SmartphoneInformationWeekThe Australian –Digital […]

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tech

Is the Internet Bad for Society and Relationships? – NEWS.GNOM.ES

NEWS.GNOM.ESThe Internet becomes a bigger part of our lives everyday, making life more convenient but also taking away the human element of living in the moment and making relationships more superficial, survey respondents told the Pew Research Center. READ: FCC …Thirteen percent of US adults say they don’t use the InternetWashington PostAs Web’s 25th anniversary […]

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tech

What St. Vincent’s “Digital Witness” Gets Wrong About Social Media – BuzzFeed

What St. Vincent’s “Digital Witness” Gets Wrong About Social MediaBuzzFeed… “Digital Witness” Gets Wrong About Social Media. Annie Clark’s new single depicts social media users as narcissistic zombies, but it’s more of a reflection of someone who fears losing control in a digital world. posted on February 26, 2014 at 1 … …read more Source: […]

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Entertainment

Spain: Flamenco guitarist Paco de Lucia dies at 66 – Washington Post

Washington PostMADRID — Spanish officials say world-renowned flamenco guitarist Paco de Lucia has died. He was 66. Jose Ignacio Landaluce, mayor of de Lucia’s native Spanish town of Algeciras said in a statement Wednesday the guitarist died in Mexico, where he …Spanish Flamenco guitarist Paco de Lucia dies at 66BBC NewsSpanish flamenco guitarist Paco de […]

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Sports

Around baseball: MLB, union approve new collision rule – Columbus Dispatch

Columbus DispatchThe E-Edition includes all of the news, comics, classifieds and advertisements of the newspaper. And it’s available to subscribers before 6 a.m. every day. Subscribe. All current subscribers have full access to Digital D, which includes the E-Edition and …New MLB rule to cut down home plate collisionsgulfnews.comBaseball news: Collision-at-home rule adopted for 2014Detroit […]

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Entertainment

Justin Bieber’s ‘Baby’ first to pass a billion views on VEVO – Digital Spy

Digital Spy141. Tweet. 1. Justin Bieber has become the first artist on VEVO to pass a billion views with a single music video. The singer’s breakout hit ‘Baby’ has become the first visual to surpass the impressive milestone over the weekend, the company confirmed.Justin Bieber’s ‘Baby’ Music Video Becomes Most Watched EVER After Passing …EntertainmentwiseJustin […]

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tech

Was WhatsApp really worth the $19 billion price? – VatorNews

VatorNewsFacebook’s purchase of mobile messaging app WhatsApp earlier this week, for a jaw-dropping total of $19 billion, is a big damn deal, to put it mildly. I don’t mean that this is important just for Facebook and the messaging space, but for the tech industry as a …Network router caused WhatsApp’s ‘biggest’ outageReuters‘This Week’: Facebook […]

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tech

Microsoft Targets Global Internet Growth With Cheaper Phones – Bloomberg

BloombergMicrosoft Corp. (MSFT) is accelerating its push into mobile software, adding new hardware manufacturers and joining forces with chipmaker Qualcomm Inc. (QCOM) to develop cheaper smartphones aimed at markets such as China. Microsoft and Qualcomm …Next Windows Phone update will allow for more low-cost devicesCNETWindows to get remake for those who don’t touchUSA TODAYMicrosoft Teases […]

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academy awards

Oscars: My Best Picture is… Digital Spy staff’s Academy Awards picks – Digital Spy

Oscars: My Best Picture is… Digital Spy staff’s Academy Awards picksDigital SpySo competitive is the race for the coveted Best Picture Academy Award this year, it’s even sparked some heated debate among Digital Spy staff as to which film is most deserving of the prize. With one person’s ideal Best Picture winner totally different … […]

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tech

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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Comic Con

San Diego Comic-Con adds 20 guests – Mignola, O’Malley, Vaughan – Digital Spy

San Diego Comic–Con adds 20 guests – Mignola, O’Malley, VaughanDigital Spy… Lakes International Comic Art Festival has been unveiling its own guestlist recently, which includes Smith, Gail Simone, Scott McCloud and Jock. San Diego Comic–Con International 2014 will be held on July 24-27 at the San Diego Convention Center. and more …read more Source: Comic […]

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academy awards

Oscars 2014: Bette Midler to perform at Academy Awards – Digital Spy

Digital SpyTweet. 0. Bette Midler will perform at the Oscars for the first time at this year’s ceremony, producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron have announced. The actress and singer received Academy Awards nominations for 1980’s The Rose and For the Boys in 1992.Bette Midler To Perform at the 2014 Academy AwardsFilm Industry NetworkOscars 2014: […]

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tech

Front Porch Digital 2014 NAB Show Product Preview – StreamingMedia.com (press release)

Front Porch Digital 2014 NAB Show Product PreviewStreamingMedia.com (press release)Front Porch Digital 2014 NAB Show Product Preview. Downtime can be a problem for just about any business, but losing the data altogether is disastrous. LYNXdr, Front Porch Digital’s private-cloud hosted disaster recovery and business continuity service … and more …read more Source: NAB Show News […]

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tech

‘Candy Crush Saga’ maker King aims to raise $500 million in IPO – Reuters

Reuters(Reuters) – Mobile gamemaker King Digital Entertainment Plc, best known for the hit puzzle game Candy Crush Saga, said it planned to raise up to $500 million in an initial public offering. The Dublin-based company had filed confidentially for an IPO with the …‘Candy Crush’ Game Maker King Announces IPO to List in New YorkBusinessweekSweet […]

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tech

Google acquires Israeli security start-up SlickLogin – Economic Times

Economic TimesJERUSALEM: The global internet giant Google is acquiring SlickLogin, an Israeli developer of sound-based password alternative, in an “acqui-hiring deal”, which means SlickLogin’s staff and knowledge will be integrated into Google, SlickLogin confirmed the …Google Adds SlickLogin Sound Password Technology to EmpireGuardian Liberty VoiceGoogle’s new web logins save us rememberingThe Australian Financial ReviewGoogle buys […]

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tech

Flappy Bird fallout: Apple, Google rejecting apps with the word “flappy” in the title – GameSpot

GameSpotFlappy Bird fallout: Apple, Google rejecting apps with the word “flappy” in the title. Following an onslaught of Flappy Bird clones, it seems Google Play and the iTunes App Store have started to filter out “flappy” apps. by Emanuel Maiberg on February 16, 2014.Flap no more: Google, Apple rejecting flappy-branded gamesArs TechnicaGoogle Starts Rejecting Games […]

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tech

Apple and Google now rejecting games with “flappy” in the title – Digital Trends

Digital TrendsThe rise and fall of Flappy Bird has been one of the most bizarre tech stories of 2014, and there’s another development to report: Apple and Google have both begun actively blocking game submissions that have “flappy” in the title, as a deluge of clones …‘Flappy Bird’ 2014: Apple, Google Ban Apps Containing ‘Flappy’ […]

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Entertainment

Ellen Page reveals she is gay; stars tweet support – The Star-Ledger

The Star-LedgerEllen Page, the 26-year-old star of “Juno” and “Inception,” revealed she is gay in a speech at a Human Rights Campaign’s Time to Thrive conference for LGBT youth on Valentine’s Day, saying she is “tired of lying by omission,” according to the Hollywood …Stars support Ellen Page coming outStarpulse.comEllen Page Received Support From Twitter […]

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tech

Microsoft reportedly prepping Office for iPad to release in the first half of 2014 – Engadget

EngadgetWhile Microsoft Office Mobile for iPhone released last summer and we’ve yet to see software release for Apple tablets. Not only is the slate-focused productivity suite alive and well, it’s apparently going to launch before July. ZDNet reports that development of …iPad 5 News, Update: Microsoft Office May Soon Come To Apple’s Flagship …KpopStarzHey Microsoft, […]

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tech

Facebook can estimate how long your relationship will last – Digital Trends

Digital TrendsThe Facebook Data Science team has been busy digging into the network’s statistics in honor of Valentine’s Day, serving up an interesting look at the average user’s love life. One of the biggest takeaways from the study, which used anonymized, aggregated …When You Fall in Love, This Is What Facebook SeesThe AtlanticFacebook’s Valentine’s Day […]