Apple denies it is shutting down Beats Music

Apple has been forced to deny that it is shutting down the streaming music service it acquired as part of the $3bn purchase of Beats in August this year.

12 hours ago from The Independent

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An App That Wants You to Actually Talk on Your Phone

Talko, a new app from productivity-software pioneer Ray Ozzie, aims to improve phone calls at work and, perhaps, at play.Ray Ozzie, former chief technology officer at Microsoft, has a theory ...

34 minutes ago from MIT Technology Review

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The FTC Shuts Down Bitcoin Mining Company for Operating Like a Scam

The FTC just shut down Butterfly Labs, the specialized manufacturer of Bitcoin mining equipment. It turns out the company has repeatedly failed to deliver on the massively powerful computers ...

2 hours ago from Gizmodo

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Reversible USB Type-C cables can replace HDMI and DisplayPort

Right now, hooking up more than two displays (or in some cases even just two) requires a frustrating assortment of cables. You might need two DisplayPort, an HDMI, and a DVI. Some cards […]

5 hours ago from

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Narwhal tusk length linked to testes mass suggesting its purpose is for attracting females

( —A team of researchers studying narwhal and beluga whales in their native Arctic ecosystem has found what appears to be a correlation between testes mass and tusk length in narwhals—suggesting ...

6 hours ago from

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Google to face charges if it fails to improve settlement: EU

US Internet giant Google will face formal charges if it fails to improve its proposals to the European Union to resolve anti-trust complaints over its search engine, EU Competition Commissioner ...

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Campfire chat a chance for social bonding

FIRESIDE CHATS: The evolution of fire may have had major social impacts, as well as transforming our diet, according to new research.

21 hours ago from ABC Science

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Samsung's Power Sharing Cable acts as a lifeline for your other devices

Samsung's latest smartphone accessory allows users to conveniently transfer a charge from select smartphones and tablets to any Micro USB device. It's an interesting, if somewhat flawed idea, ...

34 minutes ago from Gizmag

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Blizzard To Cancel Titan MMO Despite 7 Years Of Work Put In

Blizzard is one video game company that has churned out one hit title after another, so much so that each release is looked forward to with plenty of anticipation. While we have heard ...

1 hours ago from Ubergizmo

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AT&T now bundling basic cable, broadband service, HBO Go and Amazon Prime for $39 per month

AT&T has come up with a unique offering that seems to be designed specifically for cord-cutters. For $40 per month, the company is offering customers its U-verse Internet Max Plus (18Mbps) ...

4 hours ago from Techspot

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