Report: Google to end forced G+ integration, drastically cut division resources

Report says 1000-1200 employees will be moved from Google+ to other divisions.

5 hours ago from Arstechnica

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FCC Plan for Internet Fast Lanes Leaves Net Neutrality Behind

The FCC plans to allow broadband providers to charge companies a premium for access to faster Internet lanes

8 hours ago from IEEE Spectrum

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Facebook buys fitness app Moves

Facebook has bought the fitness app Moves, which helps users monitor daily physical activity and their calorie counts on a smartphone.

12 hours ago from Phys.org

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Lost Andy Warhol artworks recovered after spending 30 years on floppy disks

A dozen previously unknown digital artworks created by Andy Warhol have been discovered on a set of 30-year-old floppy disks.

8 hours ago from The Independent

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Storyful's Verification Tech Could Stop Fake News From Spreading On Facebook

 Twitter is the king of real time news, but people's eagerness to retweet juicy stories sometimes outweighs their willingness to verify the facts, leading them to parrot misinformation. ...

5 hours ago from TechCrunch

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Pinterest Announces Guided Search

Search engines come in handy to answer specific questions, ranging from general knowledge issues such as the weather in San Francisco to the capital of Bolivia. Pinterest, however, intends ...

1 hours ago from Ubergizmo

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Amazon: Prime fee hike not stopping membership growth

The company says it's "encouraged" by week-over-week subscriber growth over the last several weeks.

5 hours ago from CNET

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Microsoft earnings slip on soft computer sales

Microsoft on Thursday reported quarterly profit slipped as lifestyles continued to shift from personal computers to mobile devices and Internet cloud software.

7 hours ago from Phys.org

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Google Street View users now able to "go back in time"

So, if it isn't enough for you that it's now possible to see the view from almost any road in the world while sitting at your computer, today Google announced a new Street View feature. If there's ...

Wed 23 Apr 14 from Gizmag

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DNA analysis solves the mystery of how Europeans came to be farmers

It was the biggest cultural shift in European prehistory but the Stone Age transition from a lifestyle based on hunting animals and gathering wild berries to one built on farming and livestock ...

9 hours ago from The Independent

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