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August 25, 2014
Apple's freshly sliced shares climb
San Francisco (AFP) Aug 20, 2014
Freshly split Apple shares closed at a high on Tuesday, with investors evidently betting the California company will debut popular new gadgets, perhaps a smart watch and an iPhone 6. Shares in the iPhone, iPad, iPod and Macintosh computer maker were trading at $100.53 each when the formal trading day ended at the Nasdaq exchange, and shed just a dime in after-market transactions. "After improving the executive leadership team and adding over a dozen leaders in key areas of competency including f ... read more

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Satellite Services supplies on-board sub-systems for smallsats and microsats.
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Microsoft to unveil new Windows software: report
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New tool makes a single picture worth a thousand images
A photo is worth a thousand words, but what if the image could also represent thousands of other images? New software developed by UC Berkeley computer scientists seeks to tame the vast amount of vi ... more
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Yahoo brushes up its e-commerce for small business
Yahoo announced Thursday the relaunch of its e-commerce platform, which allows small businesses to easily set up online retailing. ... more
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After breakups, newspapers seek path forward
Following an unprecedented series of spinoffs by major US media companies, the print news industry now faces a rocky future without financial support from deep-pocketed parent firms. ... more
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Google buys travel guide app startup Jetpac
Google confirmed Monday it has bought the startup behind a Jetpac mobile application that creates insightful travel guides by analyzing pictures from social networks such as Instagram. ... more
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Amazon unveils card payment reader, challenging Square
US online giant Amazon unveiled a new payment card reader for mobile devices Wednesday in challenging a system pioneered by Square. ... more
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Photo editing algorithm changes weather, seasons automatically
We may not be able control the weather outside, but thanks to a new algorithm being developed by Brown University computer scientists, we can control it in photographs. The new program enables ... more
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Google and Asian firms laying US-Japan underwater cable
Google is partnering with five Asian telecom firms to build a $300 million underwater cable across the Pacific Ocean in a bid to meet surging Internet use. ... more
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Twitter unveils video ads
Twitter on Tuesday unveiled a new advertising program that delivers "promoted videos" to the tweet stream of users of the popular messaging platform. ... more
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Hachette pushes back after Amazon alleges price fixing
Hachette Book Group defended itself Sunday against accusations of pushing up prices for e-books amid a simmering dispute with online retail giant Amazon. ... more
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With fresh investment, BuzzFeed eyes expanded coverage
The social news group BuzzFeed is looking to expand its coverage areas with a fresh infusion of $50 million in venture capital. ... more
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Read all about it: News you can wear
Even if you don't open a newspaper, turn on a television, log on to a computer or pull out a smartphone, you can get news - from wearable technology. ... more
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Intel sees lighter, cooler laptops with new chip
Intel on Monday unveiled a new line of microprocessors aimed at powering thinner and cooler personal computers and other devices. ... more
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With fresh investment, BuzzFeed expands anew
The social news group BuzzFeed unveiled a major new expansion plan, using a fresh infusion of $50 million in venture capital. ... more
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Samsung, Apple call truce in patent war outside US
Arch-rivals Samsung and Apple decided Wednesday to drop all patent disputes outside the United States, marking a partial ceasefire in a long-running legal war between the world's two largest smartphone makers. ... more
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Gannett to split newspapers, television in spin-off
US media giant Gannett announced plans Tuesday to split into two separate firms, one for broadcast and digital, and the other for newspapers including its national daily USA Today. ... more
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Malware sneaks into online ads: researchers
Hackers are increasingly slipping malicious software into online advertising, creating risks for the Internet economic model, security researchers said Tuesday. ... more
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Microsoft sues Samsung in US, alleging contract breach
Microsoft on Friday fired a legal salvo at longtime partner Samsung, accusing the South Korean giant of breaching a contract over licensing of technology used in the competitive smartphone market. ... more
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From tsunami lifeline to listing, Line sends message to chat rivals
A messaging app launched in the aftermath of Japan's 2011 earthquake and tsunami, Line is moving towards a possible dual listing in Tokyo and New York as it jostles for space in an increasingly crowded and imaginative market. ... more
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US warns retailers on data-stealing malware
US government cybersecurity watchdogs warned retailers Thursday about malware being circulated that allows hackers to get into computer networks and steal customer data. ... more
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France's Iliad bids for T-Mobile controlling stake
French upstart telecom operator Iliad said Thursday it has bid for a controlling stake in US carrier T-Mobile, offering an alternative to a potential tie-up with rival Sprint. ... more
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Vision-correcting display makes reading glasses so yesterday
What if computer screens had glasses instead of the people staring at the monitors? That concept is not too far afield from technology being developed by UC Berkeley computer and vision scientists. ... more
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New gadget helps the vision impaired to read graphs
Opening up new career paths and educational opportunities for people with vision impairment, the system combines a number of pattern recognition technologies into a single platform and, for the firs ... more
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Microsoft unveils Xbox in China as it faces probe
Microsoft on Wednesday unveiled its Xbox game console in China, the first to enter the market after an official ban 14 years ago, even as it faces a Chinese government probe over business practices. ... more
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Pinterest buys startup with image organizing skills
Online bulletin-board service Pinterest on Wednesday announced the acquisition of Spanish startup Icebergs, specializing in helping creative people collaborate on projects. ... more
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