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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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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 spy agency collected Yahoo webcam images – USA TODAY

USA TODAYBritain’s surveillance agency GCHQ, aided by the National Security Agency, have intercepted and stored the webcam images from millions of Yahoo chats by users who were not being targeted for any wrongdoing, The Guardian reports, quoting from secret …UK spies ‘intercepted webcam images of Yahoo users’BBC NewsReport: UK spies captured millions of Yahoo users’ […]

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Busch Gardens, City of Williamsburg turn to social media for input, decisions – Virginia Gazette

Busch Gardens, City of Williamsburg turn to social media for input, decisionsVirginia GazetteAccording to the website Mashable, using social media to “create a community of insiders” is important. The “insiders” feel they understand the inner workings and behind-the-scenes “personality” of the business. And one way to do that is to let them … …read more […]

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Apple working on heart attack prediction device: report – Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning HeraldThis post was originally published on Mashable. We now know that Apple held closed-door talks with Tesla, a meeting of two innovative companies that hints at a number of possibilities. But buried in that same report from the San Francisco Chronicle is the …Apple exploring cars, medical devices to reignite growthSan Francisco ChronicleApple […]

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Google Acquires SlickLogin to Work on Password Security – Mashable

MashableGoogle acquired SlickLogin, an early-stage Israeli startup that had been developing alternative web-login options, the company announced Sunday. Terms of the deal were not immediately disclosed. Started by three graduates from the Israel Defense Forces, …Google buys SlickLogin to magnify and secure its products and servicesInferseGoogle Acquires Israeli Security Startup SlickLoginRe/codeGoogle buys sound authentication company […]

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Kevin Spacey Thinks You Should Binge Watch ‘House of Cards’ Season 2 for … – Just Jared

Just JaredKevin Spacey and Robin Wright hit the red carpet at a special screening of House of Cards season two on Thursday (February 13) at the Directors Guild of America in Los Angeles. The actors were joined at the event by their co-star Sakina Jeffrey and …REVIEW: ‘House of Cards’ Episode 2.1Big Shiny Robot!Kevin Spacey […]

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REVIEW: ‘House of Cards’ Episode 2.1 – Big Shiny Robot!

Big Shiny Robot!‘House of Cards’ Episode 2.1; (9 out of 10) Starring Kevin Spacey, Robin Wright, Michael Kelly, Kate Mara, Constance Zimmer, Sebastian Arcelus, Kristen Connolly; Directed by Carl Franklin, Written by Beau Willimon; A Netflix Original Series. Netflix had a lot …Kevin Spacey dealing Season 2 of ‘House of Cards’JacksoncountychroniclePresident Obama Requests “No Spoilers” […]

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Kickstarter: We Were Hacked, User Information Exposed – Mashable

MashableKickstarter, a leading crowdfunding site, revealed it was hacked last week. In a blog post published Saturday, Kickstarter said law-enforcement officials contacted the company Wednesday night, and alerted it to unauthorized access by hackers. No credit-card …Kickstarter Hacked, Customer Addresses and Other Info AccessedTechCrunchKickstarter gets hacked, tells users to change passwordsGigaOMKickstarter hacked. Change your password […]

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‘SNL’ Is Reclaiming Its Turf via Social Media — Just in Time – Mashable

‘SNL’ Is Reclaiming Its Turf via Social Media — Just in TimeMashableNew social drives that SNL has started this season include: #AskSNL on YouTube, #Freshman15 on Instagram, cast member Twitter takeovers and backstage looks across all platforms. Social media managers also cut promos and segments into 15-second … …read more Source: Social Media News Feed […]

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US speedskaters to switch to different model Under Armour suit for remainder of … – Washington Post

Washington Postepa04072203 Shani Davis of USA in action during Men’s 1000m Speed Skating event in the Adler Shani Davis, shown here in Wednesday’s 1000m, will wear a different Under Armour suit starting Saturday. (Vincent Jannink/European Pressphoto Agency).US speedskaters cleared to change suitsUSA TODAYBack to tried-and-true racing suitsMinneapolis Star TribuneU.S. speedskaters will ditch new Under Armour […]

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Winter Olympics 2014: Bode Miller, Ted Ligety miss out on medals in Sochi … – CBS News

CBS NewsWinter Olympics 2014: Bode Miller, Ted Ligety miss out on medals in Sochi super combined skiing. United States’ Bode Miller makes a jump during Men’s super combined downhill training at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics, Feb. 11, 2014, in Krasnaya …Sochi Winter Olympics: Day 7 Medal Predictions, ResultsBleacher ReportViletta stuns favorites to win gold […]

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WFAA-TV’s Dale Hansen shocked, stunned Michael Sam commentary went viral – Dallas Morning News

Dallas Morning NewsHansen, a Dallas-Fort Worth television staple since arriving at KDFW (Channel 4) in the early 1980s, says it’s by far the most attention one of his segments has ever gotten. He’s even heard from newspapers in Canada and a network in Great Britain.Watch This Dallas Sportscaster’s Perfect Rant Against Gay NFL Prospect …E! […]

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Super Bowl XLVIII: That’s a Wrap – Mashable

Super Bowl XLVIII: That’s a WrapMashableSeattle-seahawks-win2 Seattle Seahawks’ Head coach Pete Carroll holds the Vince Lombardi trophy after his team beat the Denver Broncos 43-8 in Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium on Feb. 2, 2014 in East Rutherford, NJ. By Mashable Team 2014-02-02 … and more …read more Source: NFL – Super Bowl Game […]

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Microsoft Said to Be Preparing to Make Satya Nadella CEO – Bloomberg

BloombergSatya Nadella, SVP of research and development for the online services division for… Read More. Satya Nadella, SVP of research and development for the online services division for Microsoft Corp., speaks during a Microsoft Search Summit event in San …Report: Microsoft prepares to go with Satya Nadella as CEOUSA TODAYThis Cloud Thing Is Real – […]

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Facebook sees apps in its future … lots of apps – Computerworld

ComputerworldIDG News Service – Imagine using a separate Facebook app just for sharing status updates with your closest friends, or maybe co-workers. In the next few years, such an app could exist. Facebook, in an effort to divvy up its service, is looking to develop a …Facebook’s Plot To Conquer Mobile: Shatter Itself Into PiecesTechCrunchFacebook’s […]

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With Steel, Pebble offers a luxury take on the smart watch (+video) – Christian Science Monitor

Christian Science MonitorEarlier this year, California start-up Pebble Technology took the wraps off the Steel, a trussed-up version of its base-level timepiece. Whereas the original $150 Pebble is distinctly gadgety looking, the $249 Steel is all sleek metal and hard lines – a smart …Pebble Steel Is the First Smartwatch Worth WearingWiredThe Pebble Steel review: […]

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Google Glass Ads Prescription Frames, Insurance Coverage: Inching Towards … – Latin Post

Latin PostIt’s been a year in the making, but the next phase of Google Glass is about to hit: Google announced its new face-wearable computing devices, Glass, will be compatible with prescription lenses, giving the devices a little more style and much more usability for …Google Glass gets image makeover as launch nearsReutersGoogle’s Glass prescription […]

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Apple commemorates 30 years of Mac with interactive timeline, video – VentureBeat

VentureBeatWhile Apple’s core business today is its iPhone and iPad devices, the Cupertino-based gadget maker is celebrating the 1984 device that started it all — and all the Macs that came after it. “Every company that made computers when we started the Mac, they’re …Apple Postpones Shipments of Mac Pro to March.X-bit LabsHappy birthday: Apple […]

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How Moms And Selfies Can Change The Course Of Social Media’s ‘Beauty Story’ – Huffington Post

How Moms And Selfies Can Change The Course Of Social Media’s ‘Beauty Story’Huffington PostWhen Dove launched its “Campaign for Real Beauty” 10 years ago, the campaign was a reaction to the unattainable beauty standards set forth by Hollywood and Madison Avenue. Now, in 2014, impossible standards persist while social media provides a new …Dove’s ‘Selfie’ […]

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Google’s ‘smart contact lenses’ only part of eye tech – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleThey say eyes are the window to the soul, but a handful of engineers and doctors are hoping they’re also a window to our health. Google announced on Thursday that some members of its secretive Google-X division have been testing a “smart contact lens” …Contact lens can check glucose levelsVancouver SunGoogle moves from […]

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Will end of net neutrality rules impact future innovation? – PBS

PBSThe FCC’s net neutrality rules were adopted to guarantee equal access to all sites on the Internet. But an appeals court ruling releases broadband providers from those guidelines, allowing them to prioritize certain traffic. Hari Sreenivasan talks to Craig Aaron …‘Net neutrality’ ruling will turn Internet into cable TV, critics sayChristian Science MonitorWhy FCC Chairman […]

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Does Google want to run your home? – USA TODAY

USA TODAYGoogle has just acquired the start-up company Nest, and along with it a team of engineers dedicated to creating smarter home devices, with an Apple veteran to lead them. The acquisition will cost Google $3.2 billion, the company said in an announcement …Why Does Nest Need Google? AnalyticsInformationWeekGoogle buys Nest, to be part of […]