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Twitter will remove character limit in direct messages - The Guardian

Fri, 06/12/2015 - 14:12

The Guardian

Twitter will remove character limit in direct messages
The Guardian
Twitter will remove the 140-character limit on direct messages from July, the social network has announced. But don't expect the same change to occur in public-facing tweets, as the company has been at pains to make clear that there are no changes coming ...
Twitter to increase DM character limit from 140 to 10000 charactersFirstpost
Twitter direct message 140 character limit being lifted in JulyBBC News
Twitter to forgo 140-character restriction for DMsBusiness Standard
Hindustan Times -NDTV -TrustedReviews
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No long-term cheer for Twitter stock - CNBC

Fri, 06/12/2015 - 14:05

CNBC

No long-term cheer for Twitter stock
CNBC
Twitter showing CEO Dick Costolo the door may have been long anticipated, but it's not likely to help the stock much, traders warn. "The question marks around strategy, user growth, and new innovations remain. My preference is to sit on the sidelines and ...
Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey: Not focused on making job permanentUSA TODAY
Dorsey Gets His Steve Jobs-Moment in Return as Twitter CEOBloomberg
Twitter CEO QuitsIndependent
BDlive -Wall Street Journal (blog) -Times of India
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Now, Uber using videogame route to attract prospective drivers - Business Standard

Fri, 06/12/2015 - 14:05

Wall Street Journal

Now, Uber using videogame route to attract prospective drivers
Business Standard
Private taxi cab firm Uber believes that a videogame can convince someone to become one of its drivers. The company has reportedly just released Uber Drive, a Google Maps-based game that puts you in the role of a driver - or "partner" as Uber likes to say.
Uber game puts iPhone users behind the wheelChannel News Asia

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First look at new Oculus Rift virtual reality headset - Telegraph.co.uk

Fri, 06/12/2015 - 13:32

Telegraph.co.uk

First look at new Oculus Rift virtual reality headset
Telegraph.co.uk
Oculus is launching its first consumer version of the Rift virtual reality gaming headset. In addition, it is expanding its virtual-reality headset to simulate the sensation of touch and gesturing as part of its quest to blur the lines between the fake and genuine world ...
Oculus Rift virtual reality headset to ship with Xbox One controller – as it happenedThe Guardian
Oculus Rift consumer version to go on sale along with Xbox One early 2016Firstpost
Everything you need to know from Oculus' pre-E3 conferenceIrish Examiner
Irish Times -NDTV -Hindustan Times
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Google sets its sights on urban life - Hamilton Spectator

Fri, 06/12/2015 - 13:11

ABC News

Google sets its sights on urban life
Hamilton Spectator
The Pan Am Games Torch Relay starts the day in Owen Sound before heading to... Lastest Pan Am Stories SEE MORE · Archer's road to Pan Ams not straight as an arrow · Stouffville pitcher pumped for Pan Am appearance · Pan Am Games executives will ...
Google Spinoff Sidewalk Labs Aims To Transform CitiesSci-Tech Today
Google Launches Sidewalk Labs To Improve Metropolitan LifeImmortal News
Sidewalk Labs, a Start-Up Created by Google, Has Bold Aims to Improve City ...SanFranciscoSentinel.com
Digital Trends -Pioneer News
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Honda Recall-Related Costs Grow - Wall Street Journal

Fri, 06/12/2015 - 12:44

Wall Street Journal

Honda Recall-Related Costs Grow
Wall Street Journal
TOKYO—Honda Motor Co. said it expects to spend ¥44.8 billion ($363 million) in additional recall-related costs after it decided to expand recalls over explosive air bags made by Takata 7312 0.08 % Corp. The costs will be reflected on Honda's profits from last ...
Honda says expanded air bag recalls to cost $360 mln, no change in guidanceReuters
Honda to Book Extra $363 Million Charge on Air-Bag RecallBloomberg
Honda says expanded air bag recalls to cost $360 million, no change in guidanceReuters Canada
Channel News Asia
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US court rejects telecom companies' appeal to suspend net neutrality rules - Firstpost

Fri, 06/12/2015 - 11:21

Firstpost

US court rejects telecom companies' appeal to suspend net neutrality rules
Firstpost
Washington: New U.S. Internet traffic regulations, known as net neutrality rules, will go into effect on Friday after a federal appeals court rejected the telecommunications industry's request to partly suspend their implementation while they are being litigated.
US court denies requests to block parts of net neutrality rulesFinancial Express
US federal appeals court rejects request for suspension of Net Neutrality rulesUncover Michigan
US court declines to block 'Open Internet' rulePhys.Org
EDGE Boston -Bayoubuzz
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Space trio make 'textbook' landing - Sydney Morning Herald

Fri, 06/12/2015 - 09:24

Sydney Morning Herald

Space trio make 'textbook' landing
Sydney Morning Herald
Mars: 5 reasons we haven't gone there yet · Why space matters again. Almaty: Three astronauts landed safely in the steppes of Kazakhstan on Thursday, ending their 199-day mission after an unexpected "bonus month" aboard the International Space Station, ...
Space station astronauts safely return to EarthWashington Post
'Hard landing' as three astronauts return to EarthDAWN.com
Astronauts from space station land in KazakhstanIrish Times
Stuff.co.nz -Belfast Telegraph -The Nation
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A Large Genomic Study Finds New Information About Earliest European ... - Pioneer News

Fri, 06/12/2015 - 08:54

Pioneer News

A Large Genomic Study Finds New Information About Earliest European ...
Pioneer News
Morten Allentoft and Eske Willerslev are paleogenomicists with the Natural History Museum of Denmark, in Copenhagen. Together, they led a team that has been constantly finding new and incredible facts about the Bronze Age. Using analysis from ancient ...
Ian Leslie is selling his Sydney retreat, and see WA's see through kitchenNEWS.com.au
Modern Europe's Origins Deciphered Through DNA SequencingImmortal News
Ancient genomics reveal Bronze Age secretsSlashGear
Catholic Online -Pulse Headlines -Latin Post
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The rise and fall of Twitter's CEO Dick Costolo -- in tweets - Los Angeles Times

Fri, 06/12/2015 - 07:27

Los Angeles Times

The rise and fall of Twitter's CEO Dick Costolo -- in tweets
Los Angeles Times
Dick Costolo resigned as Twitter's chief executive Thursday, nearly five years after assuming the top job. He oversaw the company's initial public offering of stock and, subsequently, its shares' underwhelming performance. And as Twitter's user base ...

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Explore 'Everybody's Gone to the Rapture' on August 11th - Engadget

Fri, 06/12/2015 - 07:09

Engadget

Explore 'Everybody's Gone to the Rapture' on August 11th
Engadget
The middle of August is looking mighty fine if you're an indie game fan. Not only do we get the incredibly snazzy-looking Volume from Mike Bithell on the 18th, Everybody's Gone to Rapture exclusively hits PlayStation 4 the week prior on August 11th according ...
Everybody's Gone to the Rapture brings the end of the world to PS4 August 11thGamespresso
Everybody's Gone To The Rapture Lands A Release DateRapid News Network
Everybody's Gone to the Rapture Announced for the Playstation 4Capsule Computers
Destructoid -Bleeding Cool News -iFreePress.com (blog)
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Sony's New Sensors Are More Exciting Than Its New Cameras - Wired

Fri, 06/12/2015 - 06:10

Wired

Sony's New Sensors Are More Exciting Than Its New Cameras
Wired
The OPM breach is such a security and privacy debacle. Here's why: wrd.cm/1S9q1XC · Follow · Follow Us On Facebook · Don't miss our latest news, features and videos. Follow · We're On Pinterest · See what's inspiring us. Follow · Follow Us On Youtube ...
Sony's Cyber-shot 'stacked' image sensor may rescue point-and-shoot camerasDigital Trends
Sony's latest high-end superzoom shoots in 4KEngadget
Sony packs pro specs in new pocket-size cameraCult of Mac
CNET -PetaPixel (blog) -Dealerscope
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Pluto Pictures From New Horizons Put a New Face on Dwarf Planet - NBCNews.com

Fri, 06/12/2015 - 05:53

Discovery News

Pluto Pictures From New Horizons Put a New Face on Dwarf Planet
NBCNews.com
NASA's New Horizons spacecraft is still 24 million miles and more than a month away from the dwarf planet Pluto, but the probe's pictures are already revealing a world that's more complicated than previously thought. "They show an increasingly complex ...
Crescent Charon at noon, as seen from Pluto. The dwarf planet's many moons ...National Geographic
NASA Probe Reveals More Detail in Pluto's Complex SurfaceDiscovery News
Nitrogen snow? New Horizons spacecraft nearing Pluto9NEWS.com
Space Ref (press release) -The Planetary Society (blog) -WDET
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HP pushes 3D imaging with the $299 3D Capture Stage turntable for its Sprout PC - PCWorld

Fri, 06/12/2015 - 04:12

PCWorld

HP pushes 3D imaging with the $299 3D Capture Stage turntable for its Sprout PC
PCWorld
Watch the video, as a plastic dinosaur gets turned into a 3D image. It's too soon to call 3D imaging affordable for the masses, but with this $299 3D Capture Stage (the small, gray-and-white cylinder supporting the dinosaur), HP's closer than anyone else to ...
HP Sprout Shapes Up Its 3D ScanningPC Magazine
HP adds $299 turntable scanner to Sprout blended reality PCZDNet
Sprout by HP Enables Full 3D Scanning With New Capture Application and ...MarketWatch
Engadget -The Verge
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Nations warn time running short to prepare Paris climate deal - Reuters

Fri, 06/12/2015 - 01:43

Salon

Nations warn time running short to prepare Paris climate deal
Reuters
BONN, Germany Several nations expressed growing unease on Thursday that time is running short to resolve disputes about global warming after U.N. talks ended with little progress toward an international deal to combat climate change meant to be agreed ...
Getting the climate story rightThe Hindu
Key to climate deal lies outside the UN arena: analystsCapital FM Kenya (press release) (blog)
UN Climate Talks Inch Forward, Putting Off Tough DecisionsNew York Times
BBC News
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Pacemaker, Robinhood, Crossy Road and more: Apple picks best iOS apps by ... - Firstpost

Thu, 06/11/2015 - 14:06

Firstpost

Pacemaker, Robinhood, Crossy Road and more: Apple picks best iOS apps by ...
Firstpost
Apple is known for stylish, plush products and also gives a pat on the back of developers outside the company for building show-stopper products for the company. At its annual celebration of Apple Design Awards at WWDC, the company announced what it ...
OS X El Capitan: what has changed from Yosemite?Telegraph.co.uk
WWDC 2015: Apple's been studying GoogleComputerworld
6 headaches Apple is fixing in iOS 9Macworld
The Indian Express -ZDNet -LSU The Reveille (blog)
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84-Inch Tablet Computer Will Cost £16500 - Sky News

Thu, 06/11/2015 - 13:54

ABC News

84-Inch Tablet Computer Will Cost £16500
Sky News
The super-sized Microsoft Surface Hub is the largest touchscreen device the firm has ever built. 09:13, UK, Thursday 11 June 2015. Hub. The Surface Hub will be available to order from July 1. Share on Twitter · Share on Facebook · Share on Google+ · Share ...
Key things to know about Microsoft's Surface Hub TabletBusiness Today
Microsoft to sell big-screen Surface Hub for up to US$20000The Star Online
Microsoft's gigantic 'Surface Hub' computer to cost $20000; orders begin from ...NYC Today
eWeek -Sin Chew Jit Poh -Gospel Herald
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Now readingHearthstone update introduces new Tavern Brawl mode - IGN Africa

Thu, 06/11/2015 - 13:52

IGN Africa

Now readingHearthstone update introduces new Tavern Brawl mode
IGN Africa
The new Hearthstone 2.7 patch is coming soon, and it will bring a series of changes with it. Most notably Tavern Brawl, an all-new gameplay mode in which players compete in matches with unique rules governing the play. Blizzard notes in a blog post this ...
Blizzard to implement more Hearthstone deck slots soonPCGamesN
Hearthstone's mysterious fourth button revealedGamespresso
Hearthstone Gets A New Gameplay Mode: Tavern BrawlGeek Snack
Engadget -VentureBeat -VG247
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Apple to enable iPhone users to block ads - Financial Times

Thu, 06/11/2015 - 12:57

Financial Times

Apple to enable iPhone users to block ads
Financial Times
Apple has paved the way for iPhone users to block online advertising shown in its Safari web browser, in an attempt to improve privacy that could prevent web publishers from reaching some of their most valuable customers. Changes planned for iOS 9, the ...
Apple's Great New Developer Program Screws Over Safari DevsGizmodo
iOS 9: Safari Will Have Ad Blockers Very SoonNews Every day
It looks like Apple is jumping on the ad blocking bandwagon - which is about to ...Businessinsider India
NewsFactor Network -uSwitch.com (Tech)
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Twitter Now Lets You Import and Export Block Lists - NDTV

Thu, 06/11/2015 - 12:24

CNET

Twitter Now Lets You Import and Export Block Lists
NDTV
While earlier this week Twitter made it easier to follow conversations surrounding a tweet, the micro-blogging social network on Wednesday introduced a feature to export and import block lists. With the new feature, Twitter users can curate their own list of ...
Twitter Makes It Easier To Block Abusive Tweets In Effort To Protect And Keep ...Forbes
Twitter rolls out new feature that lets you share your block listsIBNLive
Twitter Allows to Share Block ListsI4U News
NYC Today -The Register -Citifmonline
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