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Amazon Brings HD And Cellular Streaming To The iOS Instant Video App

TechCrunchAmazon Brings HD And Cellular Streaming To The iOS Instant Video AppTechCrunchAmazon has answered a long-standing request with an update to Amazon Instant Video that delivers streaming of HD resolution content, and allows streaming over cellular connections, rather than just Wi-Fi. The new 3.0 update also lets you beam the ...Amazon Instant Video update adds cellular streaming for iOSSlashGearAmazon Instant Video for iOS finally lets you stream movies and TV in HDThe VergeAmazon Instant Video iOS update brings HD video, cellular streamingTrustedReviewsKnowTechie -TechnoBuffalo -iClarifiedall 12 news articles »

Microsoft's Nadella sets lofty cloud goals

ITworldMicrosoft's Nadella sets lofty cloud goalsITworldLess than a week after reporting that Microsoft's enterprise cloud business is currently on an annual run rate of US$6.3 billion, CEO Satya Nadella says the company's goal is to increase that figure to $20 billion by fiscal year 2018. This trackpad is the size of ...and more »

Now you can embed classic MS

PCWorldNow you can embed classic MS-DOS games in tweetsPCWorldTwitter Cards are cool for watching videos or listening to tunes without leaving Twitter. But now the Internet Archive has the best use for Twitter's rich media feature yet: old-school MS-DOS games that can be played right inside a tweet. Yep, you read that right.You can play MS-DOS games on Twitter and it's amazingUSA TODAYFinally we can embed classic MS-DOS games within tweetsDigital TrendsYou can now embed classic games in your tweetsThe VergeInquirer -BetaNews -Popular Mechanicsall 34 news articles »

Steam hands developers the power to ban cheaters

EngadgetSteam hands developers the power to ban cheatersEngadgetCheating in multiplayer games isn't big or clever, but people still think they can successfully get away with it. That's a problem for the folks at Valve, who are constantly trying to ensure that Steam is a nice place to play. It's one of the reasons that the company ...Steam bans now come direct from developersPC GamerSteam developers can now permanently ban you from their gamesEurogamer.netValve introduce Game Bans for developers, cheaters can now be targettedGameWatcherLazygamerall 29 news articles »

Nearly 600000 Vehicles Included in Four Ford Recalls

WIFRNearly 600000 Vehicles Included in Four Ford RecallsWIFRUNDATED (WIFR) – Nearly 600,000 Ford vehicles are affected as the company issues four separate recalls today. Most of the vehicles that are being recalled are because of bolts that can corrode and break, which could make steering more difficult.and more »

IBM, Apple, Japan Post tackle aging

FortuneIBM, Apple, Japan Post tackle agingUSA TODAYNEW YORK—The global elderly population will increase from 11.7% in 2013 to more than 21% by 2050. So IBM is joining forces with Apple, and Japan's largest employer Japan Post , to deliver iPads and software on those tablets to help i prove senior's lives.Apple and IBM want to address the world's aging population. First stop? Japan 8 ...FortuneApple, IBM to give Japanese seniors 5 million iPadsCNETApple and IBM announce a new initiative to deliver health care apps to ...VentureBeatall 11 news articles »

Ford recalls over 591000 vehicles for steering, other problems

New York TimesFord recalls over 591000 vehicles for steering, other problemsReutersDETROIT, April 29 (Reuters) - Ford Motor Co said on Wednesday it is recalling more than 591,000 vehicles in North America for four separate problems, including possible broken bolts that could make steering more difficult. The No. 2 U.S. automaker said it is ...Ford issues recall for nearly 600K vehiclesWXYZall 117 news articles »

Going for fashion, display tech and camera prowess, LG launches its G4 phone

ZDNetGoing for fashion, display tech and camera prowess, LG launches its G4 phoneZDNetAfter leaking images and details over the past few weeks, LG finally launched its new G4 flagship phone on Tuesday at a press event in New York City. The Android 5.1 smartphone is ready to challenge Apple, Samsung and others with a focus on the camera ...Leather smartphone? LG G4 goes for a different luxury lookCNETQualcomm denies LG chose Snapdragon 808 over 810's overheating fearsTrustedReviewsLG G4 announced with Snapdragon 808, 16MP camera, leather back and moreFirstpostThe Independent -IT PRO -The Straits Timesall 429 news articles »

Qualcomm denies LG chose Snapdragon 808 over 810's overheating fears

TrustedReviewsQualcomm denies LG chose Snapdragon 808 over 810's overheating fearsTrustedReviewsProcessing giant Qualcomm has moved to quell fears another manufacturer has moved away from its flagship 810 chip due to overheating fears. LG confirmed the long-awaited G4 handset on Tuesday preferring the previous generation Snapdragon 808 ...and more »

How Microsoft is courting developers to grow its cloud

FortuneHow Microsoft is courting developers to grow its cloudFortuneMicrosoft CEO Satya Nadella speaks at Fortune Brainstorm Tech in Aspen, Colorado on July 14, 2014. Stuart Isett/Fortune Brainstorm TECH. Microsoft is hoping to add more customers to its Azure cloud by appealing to coders who want flexibility. Forget about ...Microsoft Aims For $20 Bln In Annual Cloud Revenue By 2018NasdaqMicrosoft targets $20 billion in annual cloud revenue by 2018WTAQMicrosoft's Nadella sets lofty Cloud goalsCIO AustraliaBusinessinsider India -BT.comall 53 news articles »

Honda prices HR

The Detroit NewsHonda prices HR-V SUV below $20K, goes on sale in MayThe Detroit NewsHonda in counting on the HR-V to draw new buyers to the brand. (Photo: Honda). CONNECTTWEETLINKEDINCOMMENTEMAILMORE. The 2016 Honda HR-V small SUV will go on sale May 15 with a starting price of $19,995, including destination. American ...2016 Honda HR-V: When The Fit Becomes A Subcompact SUVThe Car Guide2016 Honda HR-V [w/video]Autoblog (blog)all 23 news articles »

Outlook APIs brings third

The Indian ExpressOutlook APIs brings third-party services to 400 million usersTechRadarWith the new Outlook APIs, third-party developers can now bring their apps and services to Outlook.com through add-ins. Similar to the add-ons that were announced for Office at Build 2015, the Outlook APIs lets developers target the 400 million-strong ...Microsoft Plans To Make Office Add-Ins Available On Android Sometime Later ...Android Policeall 34 news articles »

Microsoft Plans To Make Office Add

Android PoliceMicrosoft Plans To Make Office Add-Ins Available On Android Sometime Later ...Android PoliceDuring this year's Microsoft I/O, excuse me, Microsoft Build Developer Conference, the Windows maker announced all sorts of new Office-related stuff across all kinds of platforms, Android included. Okay, there isn't much information on the Android front, but ...and more »

LG G4 key specs and UI: Snapdragon 808 SoC, Quad HD display and more

The Indian ExpressLG G4 key specs and UI: Snapdragon 808 SoC, Quad HD display and moreThe Indian ExpressWhile Samsung boasts about metal and glass in its flagship Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge, LG has opted for handcrafted leather and human-centric features in its G4. LG today unveiled its flagship G4 smartphone at launch events in New York, London, Paris, ...and more »

Secret's out: CEO shuts down app

CNETSecret's out: CEO shuts down appCNETAfter going public just over a year ago, the struggling anonymous-messaging app is shut down by CEO David Byttow. by Terry Collins · @terryscollins; April 29, 2015 2:04 PM PDT. comments. 0. facebook. twitter. linkedin. googleplus. more. more +. email.and more »

Glu Mobile adds Britney Spears to celebrity game roster

Belleville News DemocratGlu Mobile adds Britney Spears to celebrity game rosterBelleville News DemocratBritney Spears is joining Kim Kardashian and Katy Perry on Glu Mobile's roster of celebrity mobile games, the company said on Wednesday. Glu says it signed a 5-year deal with Spears with the possibility of a 3-year extension. The game will feature Spears's ...Tencent buys 14.6pc stake in Kardashian game maker Glu for US$126 millionSouth China Morning Post (subscription)Tencent Buys Stake in Kardashian Game Maker Glu MobileWall Street JournalChina's Tencent to buy stake in mobile game maker Glu MobileReutersChannel News Asiaall 98 news articles »

We've Got the New LG G4. What Do You Want to Know?

GizmodoWe've Got the New LG G4. What Do You Want to Know?GizmodoLG's got a brand new phone going up against top Android smartphone contenders from HTC and Samsung—and we got our hands on one. We've already said how the G4 seems like a well-crafted upgrade to the G series, but if you've got a few more Qs, ...and more »

Microsoft Is Bringing HoloLens To E3 This Year

Game InformerMicrosoft Is Bringing HoloLens To E3 This YearGame InformerAt the beginning of the year, Microsoft announced a new augmented reality project called HoloLens. If you're eager to hear more about this interesting new technology you won't have to wait long. In addition to releasing a new YouTube channel for the ...and more »

Microsoft Is Bringing HoloLens To E3 This Year

Game InformerMicrosoft Is Bringing HoloLens To E3 This YearGame InformerAt the beginning of the year, Microsoft announced a new augmented reality project called HoloLens. If you're eager to hear more about this interesting new technology you won't have to wait long. In addition to releasing a new YouTube channel for the ...The crazy stuff we saw Microsoft HoloLens do todayTechradar Indiaall 41 news articles »

Social Networking App Secret Is Closing Down

TIMESocial Networking App Secret Is Closing DownTIMESecret, the year-old social networking app that attracted 15 million users and aimed to bring anonymity to web interactions, is shuttering. “After a lot of thought and consultation with our board, I've decided to shut down Secret,” founder and CEO David Byttow ...and more »

iPad 'test model' swiped in Cupertino kidnapping

EngadgetiPad 'test model' swiped in Cupertino kidnappingEngadgetDespite Apple's notorious love for secrecy, it famously lost a prototype device in the past (maybe even two), when one of its employees left it in a bar. Now, the company might have lost another: a 20-year-old man reported that a couple robbed his Cupertino ...4 things Apple should do to help kick start iPad salesAppAdviceApple is working with Box and a bunch of other companies to get the iPad into ...Yahoo Finance UKall 79 news articles »

Secret, the anonymous gossip app that raised $35 million, is shutting down after ...

Business InsiderSecret, the anonymous gossip app that raised $35 million, is shutting down after ...Business InsiderSecret, the anonymous social network app, is shutting down for good after a crazy year and raising $35 million in funding. The company began handing out severance packages to its remaining employees on Tuesday. David Byttow, the cofounder and CEO, ...and more »

Microsoft wants the HoloLens to put apps on your walls, cadavers in your living ...

Digital TrendsMicrosoft wants the HoloLens to put apps on your walls, cadavers in your living ...Digital TrendsWhen Microsoft introduced the HoloLens a few months ago, it was both surprising, and totally mind blowing. It showed off a video demo where users played Minecraft all over their living room, and displayed a Skype video call in the air while fixing a pipe.Microsoft shows how augmented, real spaces interact with cute robotSlashGearVideo: Microsoft's HoloLens headset is absolutely incredibleBGRMicrosoft's HoloLens adds virtual life to Raspberry Pi 2 gadgets, robotsCIO AustraliaWinBeta -Game Informer (blog)all 47 news articles »

Microsoft Just Showed Off the Insanely Weird Future of Computing

TIMEMicrosoft Just Showed Off the Insanely Weird Future of ComputingTIMEMicrosoft offered a glimpse of what Windows will look like within the HoloLens, an augmented reality headset that brings familiar Windows apps like Word and Outlook into the physical space around users in a way never before possible. Project lead Alex ...and more »

Secret's out: CEO shuts down app

CNETSecret's out: CEO shuts down appCNETAfter going public just over a year ago, CEO David Byttow shuts down the struggling anonymous messaging app. by Terry Collins · @terryscollins; April 29, 2015 2:04 PM PDT. comments. 0. facebook. twitter. linkedin. googleplus. more. more +. email. tumblr.'Secret' app shuts down and (surprise!) gives investors money backCNNMoneyAnonymous sharing app Secret shuts downFinancial TimesSocial Networking App Secret Is Closing DownTIMESFist -Re/code -NEWS.com.auall 32 news articles »