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GM CEO apologizes for defect linked to deaths
The CEO of General Motors apologized for an ignition switch defect that was linked to more than a dozen deaths -- and which triggered a massive vehicle recall -- in prepared testimony for the House Energy and Commerce Committee. CEO Mary Barra is set ...
GM's new CEO facing grilling by CongressCBS News
GM recalls 1.5 million vehicles for steering defectMail Tribune
GM General Motors Vehicle Recall News Update 2014; CEO vows to take ...Learning and Finance
Blouin News Blogs -WRTV Indianapolis -WTMA
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Conservatives vs Climate Change
There's another 'inconvenient truth' in the IPCC's new climate report: Forget warnings, change has already come and it's time for adaptation. Reading the summary of findings from a worldwide panel of scientists about the impact of climate change and the ...
Climate Change Responses to Shape Asia's FutureABC News
Climate study puts diplomatic pressure on Barack ObamaEconomic Times
Climate Study Puts Diplomatic Pressure on ObamaNew York Times
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Become a Pokémon master on Google Maps as new function is 'unveiled'
You could become a Pokémon master for Google by using its map service – if a new job ad released on YouTube is to be believed. Google released a video advertising the new post and said viewers had until April 2 to catch all the Pokémon located in an ...
Google wants to make you a Pokémon master for April Fools'Atlanta Journal Constitution
April Fools' Day: A guide to the best and worst pranks on the Internet this year ...Daily Mail
Google looking for the world's best 'Pokemon Master'. Here's how to applyIBNLive
Huffington Post -Slate Magazine (blog) -Hindustan Times
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Google+ profiles and pages updated to display total content views
Google, in an attempt to bolster the popularity of its Google+ social network, has added a 'total content views' feature to user profiles and pages. According to a Google+ post by Eddie Kessler, the new feature will show the sum of page or profile, post and ...
Google+ Now Shows The Number Of Times Your Content Has Been Viewed, But ...Android Police
Google+ now displays the number of page views on users' profilesTechShout!
Google+ now shows the number of times your profile or content has been ...Phandroid.com
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Australia's risky whaling action against Japan has paid off
Sydney Morning Herald
Success has a thousand fathers, so it is hardly surprising that both sides of Australian politics welcomed Monday's International Court of Justice ruling that Japan's ''scientific'' whaling program in the Southern Ocean was not so scientific at all. It was always a ...
UN orders Japan to stop whaling in Antarctic waters (+video)Christian Science Monitor
Whaling action was risky businessBrisbane Times
Whaling ban applauded despite fears of Japan sidestepBangkok Post
The Japan Daily Press -The Australian -ABC Online
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The Australian Financial Review
BlackBerry sucker-punches TV star Ryan Seacrest in patent brawl
Troubled mobe maker BlackBerry has received a welcome bit of good news from a California court, which has blocked sales of a physical iPhone add-on keyboard the company says copies its hardware. A Northern California District Court judge on Monday ...
Ryan Seacrest's company Typo has been banned from selling its case that gives ...Sydney Morning Herald
BlackBerry wins ruling over Seacrest's TypoStuff.co.nz
BlackBerry wins ruling against iPhone keyboardMadison.com
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OkCupid urges boycott of Mozilla, cites CEO's gay marriage views
The appointment of a new CEO by the company that makes the Firefox Web browser has prompted board members to quit, a Twitter frenzy and a push back from a leading dating website because he supported California's former gay marriage ban. Mozilla ...
OkCupid Urges Users to Ditch Firefox Over Anti-Gay CEOFrontiers LA (blog)
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CyanogenMod 11S looks great on the OnePlus One in leaked photo
CyanogenMod is taking over! The custom ROM appeared in a leaked photo of the OnePlus One smartphone on Monday. CyanogenMod 11S, which is based on Android 4.4.2 KitKat, is shown running on the new handset, just over a month after OnePlus said ...
OnePlus One's 'CyanogenMod 11S' software shown off in leaked screenshotsPhoneDog
OnePlus One Screenshots Leak, Show Customized CyanogenModDroid Life
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The Droid Guy
LG G2 Android 4.4 KitKat comes to Sprint
The LG G2 Android 4.4 KitKat updates has begun on Sprint. The update upgrades the phone to receive the performance enhancements and printing options introduced in Android 4.4, and it also fixes an unspecified issue with Next Radio. LG-specific changes ...
HTC Butterfly Android 4.4 update confirmed as coming soonPhones Review
Sprint rolling out Android 4.4.2 update for the LG G2The Droid Guy
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Report: Smartphone kill-switch could save consumers $2.6 billion per year
Technology that remotely makes a stolen smartphone useless could save American consumers up to $2.6 billion per year if it is implemented widely and leads to a reduction in theft of phones, according to a new report. Law enforcement officials and ...
Smartphone Kill Switch Could Save Users $2.6B a YearTop Tech News
Study claims kill switch for stolen cellphones could save $2.5 billion per yearEngadget
Smartphone 'kill switches' could save owners $2.6B a year—no wonder carriers ...ZDNet
Black Friday Magazine -The Consumerist -Entrepreneur
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SoftBank CEO says Sprint could shake up US 'oligopoly'
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The chief executive of Japan's SoftBank Corp on Tuesday called the U.S. wireless market an oligopoly plagued by slow speeds and high prices and said his company's Sprint Corp could shake up the competition, but it would ...
SoftBank CEO Says US Wireless Market Is Slow, OverpricedWall Street Journal
Son: 'Price war' after Sprint/T-Mobile merger would benefit consumers, networksKansas City Business Journal
SoftBank's Son vows broadband speeds of 200 Mbps, more competition in U.S. ...FierceWireless
Local 10 -Forbes -Ars Technica
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iPhone filling up? Here's what to do.
Christian Science Monitor
Apple released a major new software update Tuesday called iOS 7.1. The patch improves fingerprint recognition on the iPhone 5S, fixes several bugs, and adds the ability to use CarPlay in some vehicles. This is a hefty update, requiring between 250 ...
Apple releases first major update for iOS 7CBS News
Apple fixes Siri, TouchID flaws in iOS 7 updateTODAYonline
Does Apple's iOS make you physically SICK? Try swallowing version 7.1Register
CNET -Houston Chronicle (blog) -InformationWeek
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Report: iOS 8 to Include Transit-Heavy Apple Maps Overhaul
A day after Cupertino released iOS 7.1, a new report tips a transit-heavy iOS 8 update. 0shares. apple Maps. A day after Apple released iOS 7.1, with support for CarPlay and improvements to Siri and Touch ID, there are reports that Cupertino's next-gen iOS 8 ...
Early iOS 8 particulars emerge – major improvements comingThe Westside Story
Reports: Apple iOS 8 to feature major mapping upgrade, improve transit directionsUPI.com
Apple's iOS 8 Will Reportedly Overhaul MapsIGN
Fox News -International Business Times -TabTimes
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Twitter goes down, and then rebounds
Well, that was annoying. Twitter, the popular short conversation social network site, went down at approximately 2 pm Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) on March 11th. By 3 pm, the service seemed, for the most part, to be back up. twitterdownthumb Twitter ...
Twitter goes down for 'most users'San Jose Mercury News
Twitter goes down — and there's no place now for the Internet to freak outVentureBeat
Twitter crashes for 'most users'CNET
TechCrunch -Reuters Canada
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Kia set to begin Soul EV production
Kia is reportedly set to begin producing its all-electric Soul EV next month at a Korean factory. The hatchback will be the first plug-in electric from the Hyundai/Kia partnership to be exported from Korea. Drivers will have an opportunity to buy the EV in the US, ...
Hyundai To Launch First Electric Vehicle in 2016Auto World News
Kia Announces Pricing for Soul EV and It's HighTorque News
Kia Soul To Launch 2016 In US and EUHybrid Cars News
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Scientists Working to Map the Local Group, a 'Neighborhood' of Galaxies ...
Milky Way Galaxy (Photo : NASA/JPL-Caltech) An artist's interpretation of the Milky Way Galaxy based on ESO VISTA survey telescope data. Any scientist knows that space has endless an endless reach, but now experts in the field are trying to map out other ...
Early Galaxies 'Grew Up' Quickly And Stopped Forming StarsHeadlines & Global News
Some galaxies in the early universe grew up quicklySpace Fellowship
Astronomers offer more expansive view of universe and Earth's place among ...UPI.com
RedOrbit -Nature World News
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Apple partners with Vevo to stream concerts from SXSW iTunes Festival
When the iTunes Festival at SXSW kicks off tonight, marking its debut in the U.S., fans will be able to view acts Coldplay, Imagine Dragons and London Grammar live on Vevo for iOS and Apple TV, as well as in Apple's Safari browser for Mac. Vevo's iTunes ...
iOS 7.1 App Store search results now warn if a game has in-app purchasesTabTimes
5 things you missed: Stream the iTunes Music Festival, a Netflix for photos, moreYork Dispatch
How to watch the iTunes Festival from SXSWThe Periscope Post
AppAdvice -tuaw.com -TheCelebrityCafe.com
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Google Docs and Sheets now include third-party add-ons
The company announces integrations from outside developers that let people use features and tools from the likes of Avery and Mailchimp. Richard Nieva. by Richard Nieva March 11, 2014 11:08 AM PDT Follow @richardjnieva. (Credit: Google, Screenshot ...
Google Drive launching third-party add-ons program for Docs, SheetsZDNet
Google Docs Add-On Launches With Professional Diagramming From GliffyWall Street Journal
Google's Add-on store for Docs and Sheets could close the...The Verge
Android Community -Engadget
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Auto World News
Google launches referral program for Apps suite
IDG News Service - People can now earn a finder's fee when they refer customers to Google for its Apps email and collaboration suite. The Google Apps for Business Referral Program is open to participants in the U.S. and Canada. It pays $15 for every user ...
Google Doles Out Cash for Apps ReferralsE-Commerce Times
Google To Pay $15 Per Seat For Google Apps Customer -- Not Partner -- ReferralsCRN
Google Apps Referral: Cash For New CustomersInformationWeek
Ping! Zine Web Tech Magazine -Redmondmag.com -UPI.com
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Google faces legal action over in-app purchases
Google is facing legal action from parents in the US angry over purchases their children have made in games without their consent. The case is being filed by a New York mother on behalf of other parents. She was furious that her five-year-old son was able to ...
Android Launchers: Their Time Has ComeMashable
Google Searches for Role in App AgeWall Street Journal
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