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Paul McCartney’s Concert in Virtual Reality Released by Google (NASDAQ …WallStreet.orgWith all the technology inventions being introduced these days, inventors are still reluctant to tread in to the virtual reality zone as all other technological products are available, but consumers are still waiting for a mind-blowing VR invention. But it seems like …and more …read more From:: Tech News By Google News ...

Review: New ‘Super Smash Bros.’ packs big punchUSA TODAYSince its initial release 13 years ago, Super Smash Bros. has offered a different approach to the fighting game. Now it’s turning up the dial on the chaos. The Wii U release of Super Smash Bros. is gorgeous and completely outrageous, yet maintains the …Nintendo Wants ‘Amiibo’ Figures To Help Solo Players Feel Less LonelyHuffington PostSuper Smash Bros for Wii UGreenville College PapyrusDaily Report: Nintendo, Seeking a New Sales Hit, Releases...

Mattel apologises for book that says Barbie can’t develop a game without help …FirstpostNow what exactly do you expect a Barbie girl to do? As this very enlightening Aqua song enlightened us back in the nineties, a Barbie girl’s life is plastic, hence ‘fantastic’. “You can brush my hair, undress me everywhere, imagination, life is your creation,” …Sexist Barbie Book Blasted For Targeting Women In Computer EngineeringChinatopixBarbie book outrage: writer speaks out as girl geek book...

Takata executive warns about ability to fix deadly air bag flawReuters1 of 8. United States Air Force First Lt. Stephanie Erdman, from Destin, Florida, testifies before a Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee hearing on ‘Examining Takata Airbag Defects and the Vehicle Recall Process.’ in Washington …Takata executive testifies about air bags in Senate hearingThe Seattle TimesHonda Says Air-Bag Reports Failed to Meet US LawBusinessweekTakata warns about ability to fix deadly air bag flawFortuneChron.comall...

Crowdfunding a baby: Couples turning to strangers to help with expensive …kfor.comOKLAHOMA CITY — Oklahoma couples are turning to strangers in the crowdfunding world to help with their expensive fertility treatments. These days there are many options for infertile couples who want a family: intra-uterine insemination, in-vitro … …read more From:: Crowdfunding News By Google News ...

Russian Webcam Hackers Spy on Bedrooms and OfficesNBCNews.comA Russian website has been discovered streaming live footage from thousands of private webcams, CCTV systems and even baby monitors from around the globe. The website is live-streaming footage from over 250 countries collected from security cameras …Russian website posting live video streams from hacked webcamsMashableRussian website streams thousands of private webcamsCNNMoneyGot a webcam? You might want to pick a stronger password right about nowZDNetBBC News -U-T...

Apple Removes “Free” Label From Free-to-Play GamesGameSpotSmartphone and software giant Apple no longer classifies free-to-play games as “free” on the App Store, following years of debate and scrutiny regarding the policy. The controversy of free-to-play games, specifically how children can unknowingly be charged …Why App Store apps are now labeled ‘Get’ instead of ‘Free’EngadgetThis is why there are no more ‘free’ apps in Apple’s App StoresBGRThis Is Why the...

Yahoo Replaces Google as Firefox’s Default SearchABC NewsYahoo will supplant Google’s search engine on Firefox’s Web browser in the U.S., signaling Yahoo’s resolve to regain some of the ground that it has lost in the most lucrative part of the Internet’s ad market. The five-year alliance announced Wednesday will …Yahoo dethrones Google as default Firefox search toolPCWorldYahoo Will Soon Become The Default Search Engine In FirefoxTechCrunchFirefox dumps Google for search, signs on with YahooCNETBusinessweek...

2016 Ford Explorer unveiled at 2014 LA Auto ShowSlashGearThe 2016 Ford Explorer is being shown off at the 2014 LA Auto Show, and though it won’t be arriving until summer 2015, the auto maker has teased enthusiasts with a look at what it — and its new Platinum series — has to offer. With the newest model, …New Ford Explorer has bolder look, more engine choicesLos Angeles TimesThe 2016 Ford Explorer revealed at the Los Angeles Auto Show yesterday …Herald SunNew Explorer can pull out of parallel parking...

WhatsApp starts encrypting users’ messagesBBC NewsWhatsApp has turned on an encryption system to protect messages sent with the Android version of its app. The WhatsApp Android application has been downloaded about 500 million times. It said the data scrambling system should make it much harder to …WhatsApp Moves To Protect Messages From SnoopsForbesWhatsApp creates 600 MILLION TERRORISTS, encrypts ALL chat worldwideRegisterWhatsApp blocks hackers with end-to-end encryption for Android appDigital TrendsInquirer -Android...

Federal highway safety agency demands recall of cars with Takata air bagsFox NewsThis undated photo provided by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety shows a crash test of a 2002 Honda CR-V, one of the models subject to a recall to repair faulty air bags. The federal government is demanding that the auto industry recall millions of …U.S. Calls For Nationwide Recall of Takata AirbagsForbes10 Things to Know-TodayABC NewsNATION: US Department of Transportation calls for national recall of defective …Lake County NewsHuffington...

Android rival Jolla hits crowdfunding target for first Sailfish OS tabletCNETAndroid rival Jolla seeks crowdfunding for first Sailfish OS tablet. Finnish smartphone manufacturer Jolla is looking to Indiegogo to crowdfund its first tablet, a 7.9-inch slate that runs Sailfish OS, rather than Android. by Andrew Hoyle · @batteryhq …Update: Jolla Crowdfunds $380K+ To Build An iPad AlternativeTechCrunchJolla announces Tablet, starts a crowd-funding campaign for itGSMArena.comJolla Tablet With Sailfish OS Launched as Crowdfunding...

The A to Z guide to media relations for crowdfundingThe Globe and MailCrowdfunding on platforms like Kickstarter and Indiegogo has become a popular way for small companies and startups to show proof of concept and raise money for their ideas. Getting it right takes serious effort and across many business functions …and more …read more From:: Crowdfunding News By Google News ...

Feds tell Takata to make air bag recall nationwideUSA TODAYFederal regulators said Tuesday that they have called on automotive supplier Takata to initiate a nationwide recall of certain driver’s side air bags, rather than the current regional actions limited to states where there is high humidity. The National Highway …Regulators Call for Takata Airbag Recall to Be Extended NationwideNew York TimesSafety Agency Demands Expansion Of National Air Bag RecallCBS LocalTakata’s Quality Chief to Face Senate Panel ThursdayWall...

Netflix confirms Australian launch for March 2015CNETAfter months of speculation and rumours, Netflix has finally confirmed that it will be launching in Australia and New Zealand in 2015. by Claire Reilly · @reillystyley; 18 November 2014 10:35 pm GMT. comments. 0. facebook. twitter. linkedin. googleplus. more.Netflix confirms arrival date for Australia and New ZealandZDNetNetflix to Enter Australia, New Zealand in March 2015BusinessweekNetflix to launch in Australia, New Zealand in MarchReutersSFGateall 39 news articles …read...

Google Nexus 6 up for pre-orders on Flipkart with exchange offersIndian ExpressGoogle Nexus 6 launch Consumers can exchange their old Nexus 4 or Nexus 5 smartphone to get a discount of Rs 10,000. Tech Desk | New Delhi | Posted: November 18, 2014 3:38 pm. As earlier reported by IndianExpress.com, the new Google Nexus 6 …Android 5.0 Lollipop App Switcher ‘Random Card’ Bug Affecting Some UsersNDTVGoogle Nexus pre-orders for Indian market beginsSulekha.comHands on: Android 5.0 on Nexus 4Fudzilla (blog)Mobiletor.com...

Nokia Introduces Android Tablet in Return to Mobile DevicesBusinessweekNokia Oyj (NOK1V) introduced a tablet computer running Google Inc.’s Android software, marking a return by the former smartphone maker into mobile devices. The tablet, called N1, runs Nokia’s own software on top the Google operating system, Sebastian …Nokia lives: company launches iPad rivalTelegraph.co.ukNokia Returns to Consumer Market With Android TabletWall Street JournalNokia is making an Android tablet and it costs $250CNETForbes -MarketWatch...

It was my first vacation in 18 years, and a trip to Los Angeles to see an old girlfriend. As nice as it was to not travel to do work for a change, I could not visit LA without a trip to the YouTube Creator Space LA. The facility is the first, well, studio designed for use by YouTubers, or so I thought. Because of that impression, I expected to be treated like YouTube royalty. Why? Because while I don’t have millions of subscribers (because I didn’t buy any), and I’m not in a network, I have been a YouTube Partner since...

‘Not wounded enough': Afghan war veteran turns to crowdfunding site for help …New York Daily NewsFranz Walkup, a sergeant in the 173rd Airborne, was critically wounded during his second tour in Afghanistan and needs a handicap accessible home. Now he’s going the crowdfunding route after several government and veterans groups turned him away, …and more …read more From:: Crowdfunding News By Google News ...

Apple releases iOS 8.1.1, includes performance improvements for older iPhones …ZDNetApple has released the latest version of its mobile operating system, iOS 8.1.1, to iPhone and iPad devices. iphone-6-jpg (Image: ZDNet). The software, available over-the-air or as a download via iTunes, lands with a number of performance improvements for …Apple releases iOS 8.1.1 to improve performance on older devicesMashableOS X Yosemite update fails to solve Mac Wi-Fi messComputerworldApple Releases OS X 10.10.1, iOS 8.1.1, and Apple...

Facebook work collaboration tool makes sense, but could be another distraction …PCWorldFacebook is working on a collaboration tool for businesses called “Facebook at Work” in a bid to compete with similar tools from Google, LinkedIn and Microsoft. The tool, which is in early-stage testing, is similar to the social network, a person familiar with it …‘Facebook at Work’ combines LinkedIn and Google Drive. Can it compete?Christian Science MonitorBusiness-Friendly Facebook Could Be LinkedIn KillerTom’s...

Android Lollipop arrives for HTC’s Google Play handsets this weekZDNetHTC is preparing to release Android 5.0 Lollipop to its Google Play edition devices this week, joining the rollout already underway for Nexus handsets, LG’s G3 flagship, and newer Motorola smartphones. Android users with the Google Play Edition (GPE) HTC …Android 5.0 Lollipop Update Removes Silent Mode on Phones: ReportNDTVHTC One Google Play Editions Android 5 Lollipop UpdateKDramaStarsAndroid 5.0 Lollipop Update/Download Schedule for Nexus 4,...

AT&T stops smartphone activity tracking program, opt-out URL still activeThe Next DigitVerizon’s controversial “Perma-Cookie” that used to track the web-activities of its users sparked an outrage among the privacy concerned users when it was revealed earlier this month. But now, AT&T has quietly announced that the carrier is no longer using …AT&T dumps smartphone tracking system; consumers can opt-outNew Hampshire VoiceAT&T halts use of Permacookies, users can opt out like Verizon networkInferseAT&T...

Assassin’s Creed Rogue ReviewGaming UnionReleasing at the exact same time as Assassin’s Creed Unity, Assassin’s Creed Rogue sits in an awkward position. Ubisoft has done this before with the likes of Assassin’s Creed Liberation and Assassin’s Creed Bloodlines, but these have always been spin-off …PS4 vs Xbox One performance comparisonNFL News and RumorsReview: Assassin’s Creed Unity (PS4)Stuff.co.nzAssassin’s Creed: Unity Patch 3 Is Much Larger, Addresses Most Reported BugsGameSpotGamenguide...

Crowdfunding Blood and Snow: indie zombie movieBoing BoingThom sends us an “Indiegogo flexible funding page for BLOOD & SNOW, a horror thriller creature feature film set in Alaska at a lonely ex-military research station, where 5 scientists discover something beneath the ice that is alien in origin.” They’re … …read more From:: Crowdfunding News By Google News ...

NFL QB, St. Rita Grad Mike Kafka Crowdfunding Hand-Warmer ProductDNAinfo“Crowdfunding is a great way to test the market and interact with consumers that might have been difficult to reach,” Kafka said. “I think it’s great to invest but it’s even better to get something in return. Kickstarter allows us to do that with each …and more …read more From:: Crowdfunding News By Google News ...

Google Glass Commercial Launch Delays For 2015Beta WiredIt is a headset that delivers information in front of right eye by means of augmented reality style interface. This device consists of 2 GB RAM, an onboard storage of 16 GB with dual core Texas Instruments OMAP 4430 processor; it consists of a 2,100 mAh …Google Glass future clouded as early believers lose faithThe AgeGoogle Glass Release Date Postponed For The Mass Market; Developers …KDramaStarsGoogle Glass Commercial Launch Set For 2015Android Headlines –...

AT&T Inc (T) Upholds Customer Trust over ‘Supercookies’StockWise DailyPreviously, there was a controversial program in place which employed ‘supercookies’ to keep track of all the websites on the Internet accessed by users via their smartphones without being detected. This was being made possible through a tracking code, …AT&T Drops ‘Super Cookies’ From Cellphone DataABC NewsAT&T Shreds Smart Phone Tracking Cookie While Verizon ContinuesThe Daily JoplinAT&T Allows Consumers...

Facebook to Crack Down on Free Business Promotional Posts in News FeedsSavingAdvice.comBeginning in January, businesses that post certain types of promotional posts on their pages will find far fewer of their followers seeing those posts. Facebook is telling businesses that if they want to overtly advertise, they must do so by paying for the ads.Facebook Updating Newsfeed To Stop Free Promotional CampaignsChinatopixFacebook Wants To Make Sure Every Ad CountsDumb-OutZuck: Yo, admen! You wanna flog your brands on Facebook? PAY UP or...

Google rolls out Android 5.0 Lollipop: Devices, Features and ProblemsInferseGoogle has been rolling out Android 5.0 now for a couple weeks, and while those who have been able to update to the new operating system are widely satisfied, there are some who have had issues with the update. Like any though, the new features, added …Android 5.0 Lollipop – When Should You Expect it on Your Device?Modern ReadersTop Features That Android 5.0 Lollipop Comes WithThe Fuse JoplinNexus 5 Users Encounter Android Lollipop Wi-Fi Connection...

Brief: Tilt’s James Beshara Talks The Future of CrowdfundingCrowdfund InsiderWhile discussing funding method’s growing popularity over the past few years, Beshara explained,”The amount of attention it gets far outweighs that number of people using it. Crowdfunding is a loaded term in people’s minds. The irony is it’s not really … …read more From:: Crowdfunding News By Google News ...

Time3 Global Chooses Fundable For Its Final Round of Crowdfunding InvestmentsCrowdfund InsiderNew Zealand startup, TIME3 Global Limited, has launched its final round of funding through crowdfunding platform, Fundable. The company is seeking US $2.8M to commercialize its flagship product known as the Total Information Management Environment …and more …read more From:: Crowdfunding News By Google News ...

AT&T stops adding Web tracking codes on cellphonesSFGateWASHINGTON (AP) — AT&T Mobility, the nation’s second-largest cellular provider, said Friday it’s no longer attaching hidden Internet tracking codes to data transmitted from its users’ smartphones. The practice made it nearly impossible to shield its …AT&T: We’re not tracking subscribers using permanent cookies anymoreEngadgetAT&T to scrap US phone web tracking codesThe AustralianAT&T stops adding ‘super cookies’...

Nexus 5 Owners Are Running Into Problems With Android LInternational Business TimesNexus 5 owners looking to install Android L are encountering irritating bugs during and after the process, including a “missing system.img” error message that cancels it. Google Inc. No software rollout would be complete without a few early bugs, and Android …Android Circuit: Nexus Six Reviewed, LG G Is The Best Android Wear Watch …ForbesAndroid 5.0 Lollipop: 10 key highlights of the latest Android OSTech2First Batch Of Nexus...

Ike Wagh of Austin, Texas-based StoryPress, which calls itself the “Instagram of Stories”, reached out to me just a moment ago. He says: “StoryPress is a social network built on voice-recorded stories. The cross-platform app provides the capability to create, watch, and share voice-recorded stories. Users talk about everything from life’s most significant events to everyday experiences to product testimonials. Simply record your voice, add pictures, videos and even background music. The finished product is a media-rich...