A fitness tracker for 8? Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi launches the MiBand

Chinese smartphone giant Xiaomi launched its new flagship smartphone today, the Xiaomi Mi4, a device that has already been compared favourably to the iPhone (thanks to those chamfered metal ...

13 hours ago from The Independent

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Microsoft profit down but revenues jump

Microsoft said Tuesday its profits fell from a year ago even as revenues got a strong lift from cloud services.

3 hours ago from Phys.org

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Share button may share your browsing history, too

One in 18 of the world's top 100,000 websites track users without their consent using a previously undetected cookie-like tracking mechanism embedded in 'share' buttons. A new study by researchers ...

9 hours ago from Phys.org

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Yahoo buys mobile app analytics company Flurry

Yahoo is buying app analytics start-up company Flurry for roughly $300 million to help grow its mobile advertising business.

16 hours ago from The Independent

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Samsung's ridiculously expensive 105-inch curved 4K Ultra HD TV now up for pre-order

I was in Best Buy over the weekend and happened upon the recently-constructed Samsung television center, a shop-inside-a-shop concept similar to the Samsung Experience Shop for mobile devices. ...

1 hours ago from Techspot

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Apple's fiscal 3Q earnings top analyst forecasts

Apple's growth prospects are looking brighter as anticipation builds for the upcoming release of the next iPhone, a model that is expected to cater to consumers yearning for a bigger screen.

3 hours 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.

Mon 21 Jul 14 from Phys.org

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Offshore wind farms become magnets for hungry seals

Animals are drawn to prey that gather around these structures

3 hours ago from Science Now

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China and Macs power Apple's growth as iPad demand wanes

Apple had a very strong second quarter. iPhone sales were up significantly over Q2 2013 and the company pocketed $700 million more in profit than it did during the same period last year, even ...

2 hours ago from Engadget

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Verizon 2Q profit rises 93 percent

Verizon reported Tuesday that its second-quarter earnings nearly doubled after it secured full ownership of Verizon Wireless.

10 hours ago from Phys.org

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