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Ghostbusters Video Game For PS4, Xbox One And PC Coming In July - Tech Times

Sat, 2016-04-16 04:17

Tech Times

Ghostbusters Video Game For PS4, Xbox One And PC Coming In July
Tech Times
Activision is in fact finishing up a new Ghostbusters game. The four-player RPG game will include both male and female busters of ghosts when it arrives this July. (Photo : Activision). Activision has been developing a new Ghostbusters video game ...
Two New Ghostbusters Video Games Coming Soon from ActivisionDread Central
Sony Pictures Teaming with Activision for New Ghostbusters GamesHardcore Gamer
The Ghostbusters Reboot Will Be Getting Its Own Video Game, Here's What We KnowCinema Blend
Comicbook.com -Cosmic Book News - Video Games (press release) (blog) -Gamasutra -DroidGamers (blog)
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Apple's Jony Ive donates one-of-a-kind iPad Pro & accessories to charity auction - Apple Insider

Sat, 2016-04-16 01:36

Apple Insider

Apple's Jony Ive donates one-of-a-kind iPad Pro & accessories to charity auction
Apple Insider
An auction in London is featuring a custom 12.9-inch iPad Pro and accompanying Smart Cover, Apple Pencil and holder as one of its lots, as donated by Apple SDO Jony Ive and his design team. The special iPad will be one of 39 lots in the upcoming "Time ...
Jony Ive designs special iPad Pro for London's Design MuseumMashable
Jony Ive Designed a One-of-a-Kind Yellow iPad Pro for CharityMac Rumors
9.7-inch iPad Pro PreviewBetaNews
TabTimes (blog) -TechnoBuffalo -Phys.Org -The Verge
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Microsoft Previews Skype Calls Using Edge Without Plug-Ins - Redmondmag.com

Fri, 2016-04-15 23:08

Redmondmag.com

Microsoft Previews Skype Calls Using Edge Without Plug-Ins
Redmondmag.com
Microsoft is previewing Skype voice and video communications using its Edge browser without the use of browser plug-ins. It's possible to test these capabilities today under certain conditions. For instance, it'll work for one-to-one calling and for ...
Skype for Web goes plugin-free in Microsoft Edge, sort ofPCWorld
Skype voice and video calls now work plugin-free on Microsoft's Edge browserTechCrunch
Microsoft rolls out preview of plugin-free Skype for Web support in EdgeVentureBeat
Neowin -ZDNet -Thurrott.com (blog) -Ars Technica
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This tattoo-like display is made possible by a new ultra-thin protective 'E-skin' - TechCrunch

Fri, 2016-04-15 21:02

TechCrunch

This tattoo-like display is made possible by a new ultra-thin protective 'E-skin'
TechCrunch
It sounds like something out of Star Trek: a patch thinner than a band-aid that you slap on your arm and, within moments, it lights up with heart rate, blood sugar, and so on — then peels off a few days later. That's the goal of work by researchers at ...
New 'e-skin' tech turns your body into a walking displayCNET
New Ultrathin E-Skin Turns Your Body into a Walking DisplayI4U News
Ultrathin organic material enhances e-skin displayScience Codex
AskMen -IEEE Spectrum -Popular Science -Newsy
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Google Nexus Live Cases With Customizable Wallpapers Introduced For Nexus 5X, Nexus 6P, Nexus 6 - International Business Times

Fri, 2016-04-15 07:55

Firstpost

Google Nexus Live Cases With Customizable Wallpapers Introduced For Nexus 5X, Nexus 6P, Nexus 6
International Business Times
Google Logo A Google logo is seen at the entrance to the company's offices in Toronto, Sept. 5, 2013. Photo: Reuters/Chris Helgren. Google has introduced customizable cases for Nexus 5X, Nexus 6P and Nexus 6 smartphones. These cases can be ...
Google lets you create 'My Live Case' for your Nexus phoneAndroid Community
Google now lets you design custom cases for your Nexus phonesTechCrunch
I Need a Nexus Phone Just For These Infinitely Customizable CasesGizmodo
The Verge -Android Headlines - Android News -Phandroid.com -Phone Arena
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Apple peels the green with 'Apps for Earth' - CNET

Fri, 2016-04-15 06:56

CNET

Apple peels the green with 'Apps for Earth'
CNET
The iPhone's App Store will be greener than usual until April 24. Screenshot by Daniel Van Boom/CNET. If you use an iPhone or iPad, you may have noticed the Apple App Store is looking a little greener than usual. Apple's fresh hue is due to "Apps for ...
Apple investigating major App Store search changes, mulling paid results, report saysApple Insider
Apple Launches 'Apps for Earth' Promotion in Support of World Wildlife FundMac Rumors
Apple Pursues New Search Features for a Crowded App StoreBloomberg
Mashable -Phone Arena -Seeking Alpha -Washington Post
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Microsoft suit is latest tech clash with US over privacy - Washington Post

Fri, 2016-04-15 06:37

Washington Post

Microsoft suit is latest tech clash with US over privacy
Washington Post
SAN FRANCISCO — As we live more of our lives online, the companies we trust with our digital secrets are increasingly clashing with authorities who want access to the messages, pictures, financial records and other data we accumulate in electronic form.
Microsoft sues US government over data requestsReuters
The tech war is just getting started: Microsoft is suing the federal governmentComputerworld
Microsoft, Apple Dig in for Long Data-Privacy Fight With U.S.Bloomberg
Nasdaq -WinBeta -Mashable -Top Tech News
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Phone Comparisons: LG Nexus 5X vs HTC 10 - Android Headlines - Android News

Fri, 2016-04-15 02:04

Android Headlines - Android News

Phone Comparisons: LG Nexus 5X vs HTC 10
Android Headlines - Android News
Do we have a good one for you today – yesterday we compared the Nexus 6P to the HTC 10, and many cried “foul” because of the larger display on the Nexus 6P, and asked for a Nexus 5X versus the HTC 10 comparison. Apparently, some readers think that ...
HTC 10 vs. Q1 flagships: Fight!Android Community
Google's Next 'Android N' Build Could Come With Apple iPhone 6S-Like Force Touch Support: ReportInternational Business Times
HTC 10 review: An exciting new flagship phone that's better in every wayBGR
ZDNet -Engadget -TechCrunch -Droid Life (press release) (blog)
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Minecraft Education Edition Arrives for Free In May - PC Magazine

Fri, 2016-04-15 00:36

PC Magazine

Minecraft Education Edition Arrives for Free In May
PC Magazine
The education version of Minecraft will be available for teachers to download for free when it launches in June, Microsoft announced today. The popular pixelated open-world game has served as a testing ground for multiple initiatives recently ...
Minecraft Education Edition, aimed at teachers, arrives in MayTechCrunch
Microsoft to open Minecraft education edition for all schools in June, free on the early access programVentureBeat
Minecraft Education Edition early access launches in JuneSlashGear
Android Headlines - Android News -DroidGamers (blog) -Engadget -Irish Independent
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UPDATE 1-Apple, FBI to clash again in Congress over encryption - Reuters

Thu, 2016-04-14 22:47

NDTV

UPDATE 1-Apple, FBI to clash again in Congress over encryption
Reuters
(Adds background about last hearing, legislation in Congress, case history). By Dustin Volz. WASHINGTON, April 14 Apple Inc and the FBI will return to Congress next week to testify before lawmakers about their heated disagreement over law enforcement ...
No links to foreign terrorists found on San Bernardino iPhone so far, officials sayWashington Post
Apple to again square off against FBI in Congress over encryptionApple Insider
Let's not make secure encryption illegalComputerworld
CNET
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Facebook just validated the bot movement for businesses - VentureBeat

Thu, 2016-04-14 21:07

VentureBeat

Facebook just validated the bot movement for businesses
VentureBeat
The battle for our attention has once again shifted to a new technological plane within the mobile space. The industry now is starting to turn its attention away from apps and instead focusing on a new interface to drive “conversational commerce,” a ...
Facebook's new chatbots still need workTechCrunch
Facebook's branded bots have potential, but there's a long way to goMashable
What the Facebook Analysts Are Saying, F8 EditionFortune
New York Times -CBS News -TIME -Business Insider
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Paris climate deal on target, two years ahead of schedule - Christian Science Monitor

Thu, 2016-04-14 18:17

Christian Science Monitor

Paris climate deal on target, two years ahead of schedule
Christian Science Monitor
The UN climate chief has said that the Paris climate agreement could swing into action as early as 2018, two years earlier than expected. By Jason Thomson, Staff April 14, 2016. Save for later Saved. close. Christiana Figueres, Executive Secretary of ...
World Bank Cautions Against Lull After Earth Day MomentumTech Times
Dems protest GOP pushing 'extremely eccentric' views on warmingEnvironment & Energy Publishing
World Bank Head Warns Against Post-Paris Lull on ClimateBloomberg BNA
Gilmer Mirror -Pulse Headlines -ValueWalk -Blouin News Blogs (blog)
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Google Executive Set To Run Facebook Lab -- WSJ - Nasdaq

Thu, 2016-04-14 07:48

Fortune

Google Executive Set To Run Facebook Lab -- WSJ
Nasdaq
Facebook Inc. created a research lab to develop hardware products and hired a top Google executive to lead the effort, underlining the social-networking company's broadening technology ambitions. The new group, called Building 8, will be led by Regina ...
Facebook unveils Building 8 Research Lab and Hires Regina Dugan To Lead ItI4U News
Facebook Hires Google's Dugan to Lead Hardware Research UnitIT Business Net
Facebook is taking some of Google's moonshot enchantmentThe Independent
USA TODAY -Firstpost -Mashable -PCWorld
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Samsung Might Have Just Revealed Version Number Of Android N - Tech Times

Thu, 2016-04-14 07:01

Tech Times

Samsung Might Have Just Revealed Version Number Of Android N
Tech Times
Samsung may have accidentally revealed the version number for the impending Android N OS from Google. The change history for the Samsung MultiWindow SDK 1.3.1 reads it is compatible with Android N 7.0. (Photo : Tsahi Levent-Levi | Flickr). The annual ...
Android N OTA Update: Nexus 5X, Nexus 6P, Nexus 6, Nexus 9 And Pixel C Get Android N Preview 2International Business Times
Android N Developer Preview 2 Now Live, Final Release Date Coming Soon?Bitbag
Google's Android N Developer Preview Features RevealedMorning News USA
Design & Trend -Ubergizmo -Android Police -Technology Personalized
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Living in a bubble: inflatable modules could be the future of space habitats - Space Daily

Thu, 2016-04-14 06:07

Engadget

Living in a bubble: inflatable modules could be the future of space habitats
Space Daily
The astronauts of the International Space Station welcomed the arrival of what we call the "Bigelow Bungalow", officially known as the Bigelow Expandable Activity Module (BEAM) on April 10. If all goes to plan, the station's robotic arm will install ...
Bigelow Aerospace partners with ULA to launch private space habitatsTechCrunch
NASA will connect Bigelow Expandable Activity Module to International Space Station, SaturdayClarksville Online
NASA Details Game Plan to Deploy Expandable Fabric Space Habitat at Space StationABC News
PC Magazine -CBS News -Daily Caller -Tech Times
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Amazon refines the Kindle (and its price) - Tampabay.com

Thu, 2016-04-14 05:32

Wall Street Journal

Amazon refines the Kindle (and its price)
Tampabay.com
Will loyal fans of e-books be willing to pay tablet prices for dedicated e-readers? Amazon is about to find out. Related News/Archive. Amazon challenges Etsy with Amazon Handmade. 6 Months Ago. Tired of renting, Chanel pays a record price for its Rodeo ...
Latest Kindle mostly wants to disappearPaducah Sun
Amazon Kindle Oasis Review – Amazon's Newest Tablet for 2016Gazette Review
Amazon Officially Announces Kindle Oasis And Its Expensive Premium PriceDesign & Trend
CCT News -CNET -PC Magazine -Financial Express
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Facebook's killer Social VR demo puts the real world on notice - Mashable

Thu, 2016-04-14 02:18

Mashable

Facebook's killer Social VR demo puts the real world on notice
Mashable
Facebook Social VR experiment showed how two guys could take a selfie of their VR avatars. Image: Facebook. Analysis · Headshot_2015_lanceulanoff_1. By Lance Ulanoff 5 hours ago. Bravo, Facebook. Social VR is now officially something I want in ...
Oculus demos a VR selfie stickTechCrunch
Facebook wants to make social VR indistinguishable from real lifeVentureBeat
Facebook wants virtual reality to 'redefine our tribe'Computerworld
Engadget -International Business Times -CNET -Re/code
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Vine Rolls Out New Watch Button In Latest Update - Android Headlines - Android News

Thu, 2016-04-14 00:48

Android Headlines - Android News

Vine Rolls Out New Watch Button In Latest Update
Android Headlines - Android News
Earlier today, Twitter-owned social network Vine announced that they have a new feature available for the app. The developers behind the app have announced that they are rolling out a new “watch” button, which will give users the option to play all the ...
Vine's new 'Watch' feature turns channels into binge-worthy content streamsMashable
Vine releases a Watch button because scrolling is too much workTechCrunch
Vine now lets you automatically play all videos in a channelVentureBeat
The Verge -Ubergizmo -9 to 5 Mac -Pocket-lint.com
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The R8: Audi's fastest car yet, gets excellent reviews - Pulse Headlines

Wed, 2016-04-13 23:11

Pulse Headlines

The R8: Audi's fastest car yet, gets excellent reviews
Pulse Headlines
Several media outlets were able to test the 2017 Audi R8 to see by themselves how the fastest and most powerful Audi feels like and the reviews have been very positive. Volkswagen's Audi brand is looking to take market share from its competitors BMW ...
2017 Audi R8 V10 Plus Luxury Supercar Races At 180+ MPH In Daytona Testing: Review RoundupTech Times
2017 Audi R8 V10 Plus Review: Hot Lap at DaytonaMotor Trend
Review Roundup – 2017 Audi R8 V10 Plus gets high marks at high speedsModern Readers
SlashGear -The Verge -Christian Science Monitor -Bloomberg
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Facebook just showed off how it's going to make your photos and videos so much better - Businessinsider India

Wed, 2016-04-13 18:48

Businessinsider India

Facebook just showed off how it's going to make your photos and videos so much better
Businessinsider India
At Facebook F8 developer conference on Wednesday, the social network's Applied Machine Learning (AML) lab gave an update on how its artificial intelligence is giving people "superpowers." Going forward, Facebook's going to be applying that same ...

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