Apple gets smartwatch patent

A US patent made public on Tuesday bolstered rumors that Apple has designs on a smartwatch.

14 hours ago from

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Xiaomi launches the Mi4: A flagship device to challenge the iPhone in China

The Chinese smartphone maker known as 'the Apple of the East' has released its latest flagship device to take on the iPhone: the Mi4.

1 hours ago from The Independent

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Microsoft CEO sees 'bold' plan as 4Q tops Street

(AP)—Microsoft Corp. CEO Satya Nadella painted an upbeat vision of the future Tuesday, saying that the next version of Windows will be unified across screens of all sizes and that two money-losing ...

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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.

Tue 22 Jul 14 from The Independent

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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 ...

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Microsoft says Surface Pro 3 sales outpacing earlier models

Tech giant also confirms decision not to ship a smaller version of the device during its fourth-quarter earnings conference call.

10 hours ago from CNET

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Offshore wind farms become magnets for hungry seals

Animals are drawn to prey that gather around these structures

14 hours ago from Science Now

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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. ...

12 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.

13 hours ago from

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Microsoft CEO affirms one Windows for all devices

Satya Nadella says in no uncertain terms that the "three" Windows operating systems will merge into one OS.

4 hours ago from CNET

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