Yahoo builds mobile muscle with Flurry buy

Yahoo continued its quest for renewed relevance with the purchase of a startup specializing in analyzing and making money from mobile applications.

3 minutes ago from Phys.org

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Facebook lets users squirrel items away

Facebook on Monday began letting people squirrel away online tidbits such as links to chew on more thoroughly later.

13 hours ago from Phys.org

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Verizon boosts FiOS uploads to match downloads

Verizon is boosting the upload speeds of nearly all its FiOS connections to match the download speeds, vastly shortening the time it takes for subscribers to send videos and back up their files ...

24 hours ago from Phys.org

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Offshore wind farms may be seal hunting grounds

Harbor seals were tracked visiting offshore wind farms, probably to find food, researchers say.

9 hours ago from ScienceNews

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New Toyota Sienna offers a feature to save drivers' vocal cords

"I'll pull this car over right now if you kids don't stop misbehaving!" It might be an effective threat, but it won't make any difference if it's not heard in the first place. That's why the ...

13 hours ago from Gizmag

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Verizon launches rewards program with tracking

Verizon Wireless is launching a nationwide loyalty program this week for its 100-million-plus subscribers. There's a twist, though: To earn points for every dollar spent, subscribers must consent ...

18 hours ago from Phys.org

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Netflix earnings double as membership tops 50 million

Netflix said Monday the number of subscribers to its online television service now tops 50 million in over 40 countries as the company reported stronger-than-expected earnings.

10 hours ago from Phys.org

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China Internet population reaches 632 million

China is now home to 632 million Internet users, a government agency said Monday, although use of social networks has dropped amid a crackdown.

21 hours ago from Phys.org

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Facebook closes Oculus deal

The social networking giant's $2 billion deal for the virtual reality startup is done. Now the hard part begins.

10 hours ago from CNET

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Apple-Installed Backdoors Found In iOS, According To Security Researcher

With the Snowden reports revealing that the NSA has spied on US citizens and might have even convinced your favorite tech companies to collect data on you, safe to say there is a lot ...

6 hours ago from Ubergizmo

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