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VW cheating scandal spreads to more vehicles - USA TODAY

Sat, 11/21/2015 - 01:54

USA TODAY

VW cheating scandal spreads to more vehicles
USA TODAY
Volkswagen Group's emissions scandal grew Friday as the Environmental Protection Agency and California regulators said the automaker had admitted that its 3-liter diesel vehicles from the last seven years had violated clean-air standards. Regulators ...
VW emissions issue extends to additional 75000 vehiclesReuters
EPA Expands VW Diesel Probe to Include More 3-Liter ModelsBloomberg
US regulators broaden Volkswagen diesel probeCBS News
Fox News -Wall Street Journal -Sacramento Bee
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​Tesla recalling all Model S sedans - CBS News

Sat, 11/21/2015 - 01:26

USA TODAY

​Tesla recalling all Model S sedans
CBS News
DETROIT - Tesla Motors (TSLA) is recalling its entire fleet of Model S sedans to check their front seat belts after one passenger's seat belt became disconnected. The recall -- the company's largest ever -- involves 90,000 cars worldwide. Tesla sent an ...
Tesla Is Recalling Every Model S on the Road. Good Move.Slate Magazine (blog)
Tesla Recalls All 90000 Model S Cars to Check Seat BeltsBloomberg
Tesla forced to disable autopilot features for Hong Kong ownersThe Verge
Hollywood Reporter -ValueWalk -CNET
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LG Watch Urbane 2nd Ed. LTE “cancellation”—more questions than answers - Computerworld

Sat, 11/21/2015 - 00:54

Computerworld

LG Watch Urbane 2nd Ed. LTE “cancellation”—more questions than answers
Computerworld
The LG Watch Urbane 2nd Edition LTE rollout has been canceled, due to a mysterious “hardware issue.” It was only just released last week, so this looks bad—although it's possible the smartwatch may make it back onto shelves “in the future.” So here's ...
LG Watch Urbane 2nd Edition Canceled Over 'Quality Issue'PC Magazine
LG Drops Its Latest Smartwatch Due to Hardware FlaweWeek
LG Spikes Watch Urbane 2nd Edition Over Hardware IssuesInformationWeek
TechCrunch -Ars Technica -CNET -Android Police
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Microsoft Teases Black Friday Sales on Surface, PCs - PC Magazine

Sat, 11/21/2015 - 00:52

PC Magazine

Microsoft Teases Black Friday Sales on Surface, PCs
PC Magazine
With less than six days until Black Friday, Microsoft is teasing deals on its Surface tablets, Office suites, Xbox One controllers, and more. You'll have to be patient, though; unlike some other online retailers, Redmond is waiting until 12 a.m. ET on ...
Black Friday 2015: Best Tech Deals We've Seen So FarABC News
Microsoft's Xbox One And Xbox 360 'Black Friday' Game Deals Are LiveForbes
Microsoft reveals $299 Xbox One Black Friday dealMashable
Washington Post -CNET -TIME
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Rewired Rose Plant Becomes Living Cyborg - IEEE Spectrum

Sat, 11/21/2015 - 00:32

Science Now

Rewired Rose Plant Becomes Living Cyborg
IEEE Spectrum
The galaxy is full of exoplanets. Now we'll find out what they're made of 29 Oct. Departments. Geek Life. Build the Ultimate Digital Picture Frame. 29 Oct · Geek Life. Space Games for Engineers. 22 Oct · At Work. Startup Profile: Yeloha Brings Solar ...
Electronic plants developed at Linköping University Linköping UniversityEurekAlert (press release)
In electrifying advance, researchers create circuit within living plantsScience Now
Researchers Create 'Electronic Plants'Laboratory Equipment
Popular Mechanics -Science Codex -Examiner.com
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PlayStation 2 Emulation Heading to PS4 - PC Magazine

Fri, 11/20/2015 - 23:07

PC Magazine

PlayStation 2 Emulation Heading to PS4
PC Magazine
Sony has confirmed that PlayStation 2 emulation is coming to the PlayStation 4. "We are working on utilizing PS2 emulation technology to bring PS2 games forward to the current generation," a Sony representative told Wired. "We have nothing further to ...
Sony working on bringing PlayStation 2 games to the PlayStation 4Entertainment Weekly
PS2 emulation coming to PS4 -- oh wait, it's already hereCNET
Party Like It's 2003 As PlayStation 2 Emulation Is Coming To PlayStation 4TechCrunch
Eurogamer.net
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Facebook, Samsung prepare to sell virtual reality to the masses - CNET

Fri, 11/20/2015 - 19:57

The Verge

Facebook, Samsung prepare to sell virtual reality to the masses
CNET
Oculus' VR goggles are taking their first steps into reality. Nate Ralph/CNET. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is promising you a glimpse at the future of computing. It will change the way you communicate and give you a totally new way to experience video ...
Samsung Gear VR “Review” Roundupandroidandme.com
Virtual reality shooter 'Gunjack' is ready for Samsung's Gear VREngadget
The Oculus-Powered Samsung Gear VR Has ArrivedPC Magazine
Phandroid.com -Fast Company -Forbes
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For a few truly bad DMCA takedowns, YouTube offers to cover legal costs - Ars Technica

Fri, 11/20/2015 - 01:18

Ars Technica

For a few truly bad DMCA takedowns, YouTube offers to cover legal costs
Ars Technica
What are copyright owners angry about lately? Apparently, negative reviews of third-rate video games. Jim Sterling. Four video creators will come under YouTube's legal protection now, under a program unveiled today in a company blog post. "We are ...
YouTube to Pay Fees for Some Video Makers to Fight TakedownsNew York Times
Fair use: YouTube protects some creators against questionable DMCA takedowns ...VentureBeat
YouTube Will Pay Legal Fees to Defend Some Fair Use VideosVariety
TechCrunch -Engadget -The Verge -Google Play
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2016 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid Test Drive And Review: The Answer - Forbes

Fri, 11/20/2015 - 01:04

Forbes

2016 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid Test Drive And Review: The Answer
Forbes
For years, my friends and acquaintances have been asking me when Toyota would finally add a hybrid version of its popular compact SUV, the RAV4, to its lineup. The answer, finally, is here. The 2016 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid is Toyota's eighth hybrid ...
2016 Toyota Prius First Drive: Eco-chic Gets RedoneSlashGear
Japanese auto industry Toyota's Prius puts on some muscleNikkei Asian Review

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Video Hangouts Now Accept Guests Without Google Accounts - Android Headlines - Android News

Fri, 11/20/2015 - 00:54

Android Headlines - Android News

Video Hangouts Now Accept Guests Without Google Accounts
Android Headlines - Android News
Hangouts was a service that was originally born on the web, for use with Google+ before it became a big mobile app for the Search Giant, and for a lot of users it gets most used on a desktop PC or laptop. While Skype requires users to download their ...
Google Hangout Participants No Longer Need A Google Account For Work MeetingsTechCrunch
Inviting Someone To A Video Hangout No Longer Requires Them To Have A Google ...Android Police
Google Apps users can now add non-Google users to their Hangouts video chatsPhandroid.com
The Verge -Engadget -Telegraph.co.uk
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UPDATE 3-Dorsey's Square jumps in market debut, offering hope to tech startups - Reuters

Fri, 11/20/2015 - 00:52

Newsweek

UPDATE 3-Dorsey's Square jumps in market debut, offering hope to tech startups
Reuters
(Rewrites, updates share price, adds background on Square, CFO comments). NEW YORK Nov 19 Shares of Square Inc, the mobile payments company co-founded and still run by Twitter Inc Chief Executive Jack Dorsey, rose as much as 64 percent in their ...
Square IPO pops, but only after it lowered priceCNNMoney
Square Shares Jump on Trading DebutNew York Times
CNBC Exclusive: CNBC Transcript: Square Founder & CEO Jack Dorsey on CNBC's ...CNBC
Washington Post -Los Angeles Times -Motley Fool -CB Insights
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Carnegie Mellon denies it accepted $1 million from FBI to break Tor anonymity - ExtremeTech

Fri, 11/20/2015 - 00:49

ExtremeTech

Carnegie Mellon denies it accepted $1 million from FBI to break Tor anonymity
ExtremeTech
The Tor network provides secure communication to political dissidents and journalists around the world, but criminals and various internet ne'er-do-wells also make use of the strong privacy features of the Tor project. That has led law enforcement to ...
Carnegie Mellon: We Didn't Get $1M to Hack TorPC Magazine
University breaks silence on FBI payments to bring Tor users out of the shadowsZDNet
Carnegie Mellon Denies FBI Paid $1 Million for Tor HackTop Tech News
Rapid News Network -Food World News
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Facebook Debuts The Digital Breakup With New Tools For Former Flames - TechCrunch

Fri, 11/20/2015 - 00:39

USA TODAY

Facebook Debuts The Digital Breakup With New Tools For Former Flames
TechCrunch
Breaking up is hard enough without having to see your ex's newfound happiness flung in your face every time you log on to Facebook. But that doesn't necessarily mean you want to unfriend or block your ex. There should be some middle ground. Today ...
Facebook will now help you win your breakupWashington Post
Facebook Tests Tools to Help Users Cope With BreakupsSocialTimes
New features make it easier to use Facebook after a breakupGigaom
E! Online -USA TODAY -New York Daily News -Facebook Newsroom
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LG is getting into mobile payments, but only in South Korea - Mashable

Thu, 11/19/2015 - 23:26

Mashable

LG is getting into mobile payments, but only in South Korea
Mashable
Visitors attend a press conference of electronics manufacturer LG at the consumer electronics show 'CES 2014' in Las Vegas, USA, 06 January 2014. Image: Britta Pedersen/dpa/Corbis. Headshot_2015_chrisperkins_1. By Chris Perkins 1 hour ago. Following ...
LG Pay Joins the Mobile Payments ParadePC Magazine
LG Is Developing Its Own Mobile Payment ServiceTechCrunch
LG confirms mobile payment system, will it come to India?inside KOREA

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Message service blocks 78 ISIS-related encrypted channels - Computerworld

Thu, 11/19/2015 - 23:22

Computerworld

Message service blocks 78 ISIS-related encrypted channels
Computerworld
Encrypted messaging app maker Telegram blocked 78 ISIS-related propaganda channels in reaction to abuse reports sent by users, Telegram tweeted late Wednesday. The Berlin-based company said in a statement that it took the action because "we were ...
As Telegram Messaging App Blocks IS Sites, New Ones Pop UpVoice of America
Telegram Is Kicking the Islamic State Off of Its AppVICE News
Russian IM App in Spotlight After IS AttacksDiscovery News
Firstpost -Washington Post -Telegram -Telegram
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Bird's lightning 'tap dance' caught on camera - BBC News

Thu, 11/19/2015 - 22:54

BBC News

Bird's lightning 'tap dance' caught on camera
BBC News
Scientists have glimpsed songbirds stamping their feet in a rapid-fire "tap-dance" that is invisible to the naked eye. Both male and female cordon-bleu birds bob up and down while singing to their mates. Now, using high-speed video cameras, a team from ...
Some birds 'tap dance' as they serenade potential mates, say scientistsChristian Science Monitor
These birds actually 'tap dance' to attract matesWashington Post
Tap-Dancing Birds Revealed For First Time in New VideoNational Geographic
Fox News -Phys.Org -Discovery News
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New scary spider found in Brazil named after 'Lord of the Rings' character - Fox News

Thu, 11/19/2015 - 22:28

Fox News

New scary spider found in Brazil named after 'Lord of the Rings' character
Fox News
Scientists have discovered a spider in Brazil so scary they named it after the "Lord of the Rings” character Smeagol. Writing in the journal ZooKeys, researchers said the new species of troglobitic harvestman spider, landumoema smeagol, is believed to ...
Eyeless Daddy Longlegs Named After Lord of the Rings CharacterTIME
Eyeless 'Smeagol' Daddy Longlegs Found in BrazilDiscovery News
The Lord of the Rings' Smeagol takes on a whole new horrible meaningGameZone
The Daily Dot -RedOrbit -(e) Science News (press release) (registration)
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Samsung Galaxy S7, S7 Edge Accessories Leaked Ahead Of Feb. 21 Release - International Business Times

Thu, 11/19/2015 - 10:48

International Business Times

Samsung Galaxy S7, S7 Edge Accessories Leaked Ahead Of Feb. 21 Release
International Business Times
Check out the accessories and model numbers believed to be that of Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge. Pictured above: Samsung Galaxy S6, S6 Edge. Samsung. After a slew of leaks pertaining to the configuration details made rounds online, new ...
Samsung Gear VR Now Available For Preorder In Germany And The NetherlandsTech Times
Samsung makes BRITECELL camera officialPhandroid.com
Samsung now warns users to not insert pen wrong way in Galaxy Note 5Mashable
Gotta Be Mobile -Venture Capital Post -PC Magazine
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The 2017 Fiat 124 Spider Is From Japan. Its Engine Is From Italy. How Does ... - Jalopnik

Thu, 11/19/2015 - 06:06

Jalopnik

The 2017 Fiat 124 Spider Is From Japan. Its Engine Is From Italy. How Does ...
Jalopnik
At the debut of the 2017 Fiat 124 Spider, very non-Italian boss man Olivier François announced that the heart of the car is built in Italy. Wait, what? The 124 Spider will be assembled in Japan, right by its platform-sharing Mazda Miata. How, then ...
2017 Fiat 124 Spider questions if the answer is always MiataAutoblog (blog)
New Fiat 124 Spider Shines From The LA Auto Show FloorCarscoops (blog)
2017 Fiat 124 SpiderCar and Driver
Hollywood Reporter -The Verge -The Detroit News
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The one thing you must do before upgrading to Build 10586 of Windows 10 Mobile - PCWorld

Thu, 11/19/2015 - 05:22

PCWorld

The one thing you must do before upgrading to Build 10586 of Windows 10 Mobile
PCWorld
After Microsoft's Gabe Aul teased the world via Twitter this morning, Windows 10 Mobile Preview Build 10586 released to fast-ring Insiders Wednesday afternoon. It comes with a slew of improvements—and one big caveat for Insiders who already have Build ...
Update: Windows smartphone shipments nose-dive after strategic retreatComputerworld
Microsoft Lumia 950 And 950 XL. Source: SuppliedThe Australian
Windows 10 Big Improvement Will Anger UsersForbes
Ubergizmo -TechCrunch -AmeriPublications -Windows Blog
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