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Yahoo COO Henrique de Castro dismissed by company’s CEO Marissa Mayer

Thu, 01/16/2014 - 08:59

According to reports, Internet firm Yahoo's Chief Operating Officer Henrique de Castro has been fired by the company's CEO Marissa Mayer after barely 14 months of his appointment.

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FCC moves to lift in-flight call ban

Wed, 01/15/2014 - 12:31

Taking another step toward allowing in-flight use of phones, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) proposed a rule that would permit airlines to individually decide whether passengers can talk, text and surf the Web in their flights.

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Catlateral Damage: knock over as many things as you can

Wed, 01/15/2014 - 12:28

The recently released alpha version of first-person destructive cat simulator "Catlateral Damage" challenges its players to do what a free cat mostly does: knocking and destroying as much things as they can before the owner of the house returns home.

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Samsung’s gorgeous 105-inch UHD television

Tue, 01/14/2014 - 12:58

There was no dearth of gorgeous television set at the Consumer Electronics Show, which took place in Las Vegas last week; but Samsung's 105-inch curved UHD television was unique enough to steal the show.

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WordPress creator Matt Mullenweg takes over company as CEO

Tue, 01/14/2014 - 10:18

WordPress creator Matt Mullenweg, who turned 30 over the weekend, has become the new chief executive officer (CEO) of Automattic - the parent company of the widely popular blogging platform.

Mullenweg is taking the reins of Automattic from Toni Schneider, who has guided the company as CEO for nearly eight years.

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China’s Xiaomi may give Apple and Samsung a run for their money

Mon, 01/13/2014 - 07:39

London, Jan. 13 : The United States is more dangerous than North Korea, two Americans rappers have said.

The two rappers who visited North Korea told Sky News their home city of Washington DC is a more dangerous place.

Anthony Bobb and Dontray Ennis, known as Pacman and Peso, also said North Koreans should not be seen as 'bad' just because of their leader Kim Jong-Un's actions.

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Jelly Bean now accounts for nearly 60% of total Android pie

Mon, 01/13/2014 - 06:10

The Jelly Bean version of Google's Android operating system, which includes Android 4.1. X, Android 4.2. X and Android 4.3. X, now accounts for nearly 60 per cent of devices running on the popular mobile platform, the latest Android distribution numbers revealed.

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Amazon testing ‘Kindle Kiosk’ vending machines

Sat, 01/11/2014 - 13:35

Amazon is reportedly experimenting with physical retail with `Kindle Kiosk' vending machines in selected areas, such as shopping malls and airports.

The `Kindle Kiosk' vending machines are selling the company's various products, ranging from the Kindle PowerFast adaptor and Kindle Fire HDX to the standard Kindle e-reader.

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FCC ready to intervene on AT&T’s Sponsored Data plan

Sat, 01/11/2014 - 09:57

AT&T's recently announced `Sponsored Data' plan may soon slip into an unprecedented trouble as Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Tom Wheeler has assured that the regulator would intervene if required.

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FCC to intervene if AT&T’s Sponsored Data develops in anticompetitive practice

Fri, 01/10/2014 - 13:15

The U. S.  Federal Communications Commission (FCC) will intervene if network provider AT&T's controversial Sponsored Data develops in an anticompetitive practice, FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler said.

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Year of 2014 to bring several virtual reality headset devices

Fri, 01/10/2014 - 13:13

The year of 2014 will likely see the launch of several virtual reality headset devices as a number of companies, including Valve and Sony, are really working hard to bring their respective virtual reality devices to the market.

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LinkedIn sues unknown scammers over thousands of fake accounts

Thu, 01/09/2014 - 07:29

Social networking service LinkedIn has confirmed that it has filed suit against unknown scammers who created thousands of fake profiles on the platform in order to gather data about real people using the site.

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