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A new kind of tech bubble A new kind of tech bubble 04/23/2014 08:21 AM
Scientists at Bristol University are bringing bubbles and technology together in unexpected - and potentially profitable - ways.
Warhol works found on Amiga disks Warhol works found on Amiga disks 04/24/2014 04:24 AM
A dozen previously unknown works created by Andy Warhol have been recovered from 30-year-old Amiga disks.
US to propose 'fast lane' net rules US to propose 'fast lane' net rules 04/24/2014 05:59 AM
New net neutrality rules will be published next month with some saying FCC will end principle of equal traffic for all.
Apple profits beat expectations Apple profits beat expectations 04/23/2014 03:23 PM
Technology giant Apple plans a share buyback after it reports profits of $10.2bn, selling a more than 43 million iPhones in the second quarter of 2014.
Facebook earnings surge on mobile ads Facebook earnings surge on mobile ads 04/24/2014 03:03 AM
Social networking giant Facebook reports better than expected profits, as a surge in mobile advertising helps boost its revenues.
NYPD Twitter campaign 'backfires' NYPD Twitter campaign 'backfires' 04/23/2014 04:28 AM
Twitter users bombard the New York Police department with images depicting police aggression in the latest social media campaign to go awry.
Qualcomm shares dip on weak outlook Qualcomm shares dip on weak outlook 04/23/2014 06:35 PM
Shares in Qualcomm, one of the world's biggest mobile phone chipmakers, fall 5% in after-hours trading as it issues a weaker than expected growth outlook.
Robot portable printer secures cash Robot portable printer secures cash 04/23/2014 06:28 AM
An Israeli start-up secures enough funds to put a pocket-sized robot printer into production.
Game-maker Zynga in widening loss Game-maker Zynga in widening loss 04/23/2014 02:29 PM
Troubled online game-maker Zynga reports a loss of $61m, as founder Mark Pincus steps down as chief product officer.
Future of the net debated in Brazil Future of the net debated in Brazil 04/23/2014 02:20 AM
Tensions emerge ahead of a meeting being held in Sao Paulo, Brazil, to discuss changes to the way the internet is governed.

CNN


Machine makes drinking water from thin air Machine makes drinking water from thin air 04/24/2014 07:04 AM
A device for extracting water from air is being used by the military -- could it help developing countries too?
The man who invented Internet lists? The man who invented Internet lists? 04/23/2014 06:47 AM
David Wallechinsky didn't invent what's on the Internet. It just seems that way.
Lytro refocuses with $1,600 camera Lytro refocuses with $1,600 camera 04/22/2014 09:19 AM
Lytro is trying to make interactive pictures happen -- again -- with a new, higher-end and more powerful camera, the $1,600 Illum.
Inside the Aereo antenna farm Inside the Aereo antenna farm 04/21/2014 05:52 PM
Aereo CEO Chet Kanojia explains how his company brings television to the internet.
AT&T eyes high-speed Internet in 100 cities AT&T eyes high-speed Internet in 100 cities 04/22/2014 08:52 AM
AT&T has announced a plan that could see high-speed fiber Internet networks rolled out in as many as 100 cities in 21 metro regions throughout the United States.
Is an Apple-Nike partnership on the way? Is an Apple-Nike partnership on the way? 04/21/2014 03:26 PM
It's a simple thing, really, the rubber and stainless steel band that a well-known CEO frequently wears around his wrist.
The man who invented Internet lists (sort of) The man who invented Internet lists (sort of) 04/24/2014 07:05 AM
David Wallechinsky didn't invent what's on the Internet. It just seems that way.
Meet the 21st-century bomb sniffers Meet the 21st-century bomb sniffers 04/24/2014 06:58 AM
Boston-based iRobot takes CNN inside its lab and onto the testing grounds to show us the future of robotic defense.
AT&T eyes high-speed Internet in 100 cities AT&T eyes high-speed Internet in 100 cities 04/22/2014 08:52 AM
AT&T has announced a plan that could see high-speed fiber Internet networks rolled out in as many as 100 cities in 21 metro regions throughout the United States.
Is an Apple-Nike partnership on the way? Is an Apple-Nike partnership on the way? 04/21/2014 03:26 PM
It's a simple thing, really, the rubber and stainless steel band that a well-known CEO frequently wears around his wrist.

Associated Press


Verizon 1Q profit surges on Vodafone-related gains Verizon 1Q profit surges on Vodafone-related gains 04/24/2014 07:31 AM
NEW YORK (AP) -- Verizon's $130 billion deal to take over of all of Verizon Wireless is helping lift its profit....
US to propose pay-for-priority Internet standards US to propose pay-for-priority Internet standards 04/24/2014 07:49 AM
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The Federal Communications Commission is set to propose new Internet rules that would allow Internet service providers to charge content companies for faster delivery of their services over the so-called "last mile" connection to people's homes....
Sirius XM tops revenue expectations and adds users Sirius XM tops revenue expectations and adds users 04/24/2014 07:47 AM
NEW YORK (AP) -- Sirius XM topped revenue expectations for the first quarter and subscriptions grew, though earnings declined 24 percent due to a major share repurchase....
Apple increases stock buyback, will split stock Apple increases stock buyback, will split stock 04/23/2014 05:10 PM
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Apple is doling out more of its cash to shareholders and preparing to split its stock for the first time in nine years in an attempt to win back investors fretting about the iPhone maker's slowing sales growth and pace of innovation....
Russia's Putin calls the Internet a 'CIA project' Russia's Putin calls the Internet a 'CIA project' 04/24/2014 07:41 AM
MOSCOW (AP) -- President Vladimir Putin on Thursday called the Internet a CIA project and made comments about Russia's biggest search engine Yandex, sending the company's shares plummeting....
China set to punish web giant Sina for pornography China set to punish web giant Sina for pornography 04/24/2014 07:11 AM
BEIJING (AP) -- China plans to revoke two crucial publication licenses for Sina.com, which might partially ban the web giant's operations, because obscene content was found during an anti-pornography crackdown, state media said Thursday....
Facebook 1Q results soar; CFO to step down Facebook 1Q results soar; CFO to step down 04/23/2014 03:35 PM
NEW YORK (AP) -- Facebook's earnings nearly tripled and revenue grew sharply in the first quarter, surpassing Wall Street's expectations thanks to an 82 percent increase in advertising revenue....
Zynga founder Pincus leaving operations role Zynga founder Pincus leaving operations role 04/23/2014 03:38 PM
NEW YORK (AP) -- Online game maker Zynga's founder Mark Pincus is stepping down as chief product officer, less than a year after he was replaced as the company's CEO, as the company's sales slide....
Russian social media CEO quits, flees country Russian social media CEO quits, flees country 04/23/2014 01:16 PM
MOSCOW (AP) -- The founder of Russia's leading social media network - a wunderkind often described as Russia's Mark Zuckerberg - has left his post as CEO and fled the country as cronies of President Vladimir Putin have made steady inroads into the company's ownership....
Tech Tips: Add 2nd layer of protection online Tech Tips: Add 2nd layer of protection online 04/23/2014 12:12 PM
NEW YORK (AP) -- If the Heartbleed security threat teaches us anything, it's that passwords don't offer total protection....

Courier Mail


Viber messages hacked with ease Viber messages hacked with ease 04/24/2014 07:17 AM
MOBILE chat app Viber not only to sends video and images out in the open, but also stores the data publicly online, researchers warn.
Can this smart suit give your wallet the boot? Can this smart suit give your wallet the boot? 04/24/2014 12:47 AM
WE’VE heard of power dressing, but this is the next level. This wearable wallet is the world’s first suit to give your cash a run for its money.
Apple’s massive ad song fail Apple’s massive ad song fail 04/23/2014 08:24 PM
APPLE’S marketing team has made a bit of a blunder in their latest ad, using a very sexually charged song throughout it.
Barcode bungle: Papers go for free Barcode bungle: Papers go for free 04/23/2014 07:31 PM
IT IS the tiny mistake that will cost one Aussie newspaper dearly as shoppers walk away with free copies.
Killer conditions: The world’s deadliest job Killer conditions: The world’s deadliest job 04/23/2014 06:58 PM
IT’S back-breaking labour, and if you’re not killed by an explosion or stabbed by slices of steel, then the toxins will get you. Here, men work 16-hour days for less than $3.
18 office hacks that will blow your mind 18 office hacks that will blow your mind 04/23/2014 06:21 PM
USING ordinary items lying about your desk, get creative and fashion yourself these handy gadget upgrades.
Sonar image maps sunken shipwreck Sonar image maps sunken shipwreck 04/23/2014 05:55 PM
STATE-of-the-art sonar imaging has been used to find a steam ship that sunk to the bottom of the sea more than 120 years ago after smashing into another vessel.
Turn back time with Google Maps Turn back time with Google Maps 04/23/2014 04:57 PM
GOOGLE Maps Street View will now include an option to see what neighbourhoods and landmarks looked like at different periods in the last seven years
Mobile addicts on the rise Mobile addicts on the rise 04/23/2014 04:35 PM
MEET the mobile addicts who open an app on their smart device 60 times a day. And they’re not who you might think.
Watch Dogs is more than just GTA with hacking Watch Dogs is more than just GTA with hacking 04/23/2014 03:44 PM
WATCH Dogs has been promising greatness for nearly two years now. We got five hours to give it a go, will it live up to the hype?
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