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BloombergGeneral Motors Co. (GM), which has already called back almost 29 million vehicles in North America for various fixes this year, recalled almost 718,000 more today, many of them recent model vehicles. GM is recalling more than 414,000 vehicles, including …GM recalls 717950 vehicles in US, not for ignition switchesReutersGM announces yet another round...

CRNApple CEO Tim Cook revealed during his company’s quarterly earnings call last night that iPad sales were down in the June quarter from last year, and that was a reason behind the decision to partner with IBM. iPad sales dropped for the second consecutive …These 2 Charts Show Why Apple Should Worry About the iPadTIMEApple revenue hits record; $37.4...

Cincinnati Business Courier“And while we have had our share of those kinds of project in Kentucky, we also know that most new jobs and the excitement that comes with them comes in smaller packages – startups and small businesses, often populated by a single person or a few …Gov. Beshear to sign angel investor bill in CovingtonCincinnati.com all 29 news...

CBS Local“Whenever anyone is asked to list the corporations ‘getting it right’ in social media, Ford is invariably one of the first mentioned. Under Scott’s leadership, Ford became known as an authentic, engaged and innovative brand amongst consumers and media … and more …read more Source: Social Media News Feed By Google Share...

ForbesLate last year, I made some predictions for social media trends in my article, The Top 7 Social Media Marketing Trends That Will Dominate 2014. In this article, I’m going to examine where things are now that we’re around the mid-way point of 2014, and …Social Media and Search EnginesJOSIC: News, Sports, Style, Culture & Technology all...

VarietyThe barriers to entry of challenging YouTube may appear small. But it’s no mean feat to build a large-scale, worldwide video-streaming site. And with YouTube, Google has established a vast, well-oiled infrastructure and a brand with unmatched power. and more …read more Source: YouTube News Feed From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

ForbesEvery stage of deploying social media at a large regulated firm requires a thoughtful approach: making the business case to enable regulated users to use social media, creating a social media working group to identify and mitigate the risks, crafting … and more …read more Source: Social Media News Feed By Google Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Solar Survivors: Bay Area Startups Innovate Under the RadarXconomyThe solar industry has had a brutal shakeout, making it very difficult for any solar energy startup to introduce next-generation cell technology. But, despite the fierce global price competition—and the flight of many venture investors from solar … …read more Source: Startups News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

University HeraldAirplane (Photo : Flickr/CC) Airplanes are indicators of the biological evolution of flying animals because of the similarities between the two. As humans continuously evolve, so does their ingenuity, thus causing one of man’s greatest accomplishments to …Evolution Works on Planes Too? Scientists Compare Planes with Living ThingsThe...

PC MagazineAt this point, Nadella’s talk of streamlining Windows has more to do with internal teams that the consumer product. 0shares. Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella · VIEW ALL PHOTOS IN GALLERY. Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella on Tuesday made headlines when he …Microsoft Posts Strong Deferred Revenue, But Dinged by Troubled Nokia SalesDailyTechBooming cloud...

USA TODAYFor as long as I have been involved with start-ups, it has been an article of faith among entrepreneurs and investors that Silicon Valley is where you go to start the next billion-dollar technology company. There is no contesting that when it comes to …What Silicon Valley Is Missing Out On: The Rise Of The RestForbesIsrael’s Silicon ValleyScienceline all...

Business InsiderOne critical mistake many startup CEOs make is messing up the budgeting process, says venture capitalist Ben Horowitz. Horowitz says technical founders often do this, and it’s a mistake he’s made before. Many people think the budgeting process should … and more …read more Source: Startups News From Google News Share...

Irish IndependentThey spend up to two hours a day watching videos that Stampy – real name Joseph Garrett, a 23-year-old from Portsmouth – has uploaded to Youtube of him and his friends playing Minecraft, a computer game in which users construct their own world out of … and more …read more Source: YouTube News Feed From Google News Share...

Reuters(Adds details; updates shares). July 23 (Reuters) – A rise in margins has raised hopes that Apple Inc may be able to hold the line on pricing ahead of the launch of new iPhones later this year. Apple’s shares rose 3.3 percent to a 22-month high of $97.88 on the …Can a Larger iPhone Steal Sales From the iPad Mini?BloombergiPad? iFAD! NOW...

SFGateHIGHSPIRE, Pa. (AP) — Speed limits on more than 100 miles of two interstates maintained by Pennsylvania’s highway department will rise to 70 mph for the first time. The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation said Wednesday that the sections include …Pennsylvania welcomes drivers with 70 mph speed limitsPenn LivePennDOT to join Pennsylvania...

School officials to monitor students’ social media useThe Sylva HeraldGary Margolis, president of Social Sentinel, said that his company doesn’t look at the private correspondence of students. The company uses computer algorithms to scan Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and other social media sites for indicators of … …read more Source: Social Media News Feed By Google Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Re/code“Blue-collar startups” create sustainable jobs for a thriving middle class — the engine of America’s economy. Some of the companies that are creating jobs and growing the economy include Uber, Fresh Direct, Harry’s, Lolly Wolly Doodle, Homejoy … …read more Source: Startups News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

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‘The Mansion’ on YouTube lands from Germany with high ambitionLos Angeles TimesRange, best-known by his YouTube name “Gronkh,” has more than 3 million subscribers on his personal YouTube channel. Rahmel, or “Sarazar” on YouTube, has nearly 1.4 million subscribers. Svirakova, a.k.a. “MissesVlog,” has almost 400,000 subscribers, … and more …read more Source: YouTube News Feed From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

CBS LocalShe says tips to Crime Solvers have gone up 18 percent, and some of that is attributable to engagement through social media. Anne Arundel County Police started its Wanted Wednesday campaign two weeks ago, and already it’s paying off. Each week the … …read more Source: Social Media News Feed By Google Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

BGRResearcher Jonathan Zdziarski said in his paper that certain tools available in iOS will allow governmental spying agencies and other third parties to remotely control an iOS device and install silent malware that could then be used to spy on an unsuspecting …iOS ‘backdoor’ entry is real, says Jonathan Zdziarski. Not for NSA, says AppleTech...

Washington PostSamsung’s latest Galaxy S5 advertisement makes fun of the Apple iPhone 6 that hasn’t even been released yet. Within 24 hours of being posted on YouTube, the video clip has already generated more than 300,000 views. In the ad, titled “Screen Envy,” one …Wall Street on Apple’s ‘uneventful’ June quarter: Excited...

CurateKing launches after beta testing social media toolAustin Business Journal (blog)Two Round Rock entrepreneurs have developed an online tool designed to automate the posting of content on social media websites maintained by businesses. Michael Tibebu and Maurice Prosper operated a public beta test of the CurateKing LLC … …read more Source: Social Media News Feed By Google Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

ForbesAfter months of crisis in Ukraine, hardly a day goes by when events in and around Putin’s Russia make headlines around the world. Sanctions are a major topic, but there’s relatively little coverage of the impact on entrepreneurial businesses. To get a … …read more Source: Startups News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Man sues after plastic surgery filmed 20 years ago surfaces on YouTubeNew York PostA Florida man who let himself be filmed for a medical documentary about his facial-reconstruction surgery 20 years ago was shocked when a friend told him his scarred face had been viewed more than 60,000 times on YouTube. Steven Banasiak, now 35, … …read more Source: YouTube News Feed From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Snapheal review: Make those background objects in your photos go awayMacworldEditor’s note: The following review is part of Macworld’s GemFest 2014. Every day (except weekends) from July until September, the Macworld staff will use the Mac Gems blog to briefly cover a standout free, low-cost, or great-value program. You can … …read more Source: MacWorld News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

BusinessweekJuly 23– Microsoft beat Wall Street expectations for revenue but fell short on profit in its fiscal fourth-quarter results — the first since it finalized its purchase of Nokia’s phone business and since new CEO Satya Nadella outlined his direction for the company and …One Microsoft Windows for phones, tablets, PCs and XboxTelegraph.co.ukNokia...

Get more from Notification Centre in Mac OS XMacworld UKThe Notification Centre was introduced with Mountain Lion (OS X 10.8) in 2012. Based on the preview of Yosemite (OS X 10.10), due later this year, it certainly looks like Apple are embracing its potential and we’ll be looking at what Notification … …read more Source: MacWorld News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

PCWorldThe U.S. Patent and Trademark Office served up further evidence on Tuesday that Apple is designing a smartwatch when it awarded the company a patent for a wrist-worn gadget with a touchscreen and ability to communicate with a smartphone.Apple secures patent for iTime smartwatchITProPortalApple Granted ‘iTime’ Device PatentViral Global NewsApple...

What’s the difference between the Time Capsule, AirPort Extreme and AirPort …Macworld UKApple Time Capsule vs. AirPort Extreme vs. AirPort Express review: pick the right Wi-Fi base station. Apple sells a range of different Wi-Fi routers, known as AirPort base stations. There are three available: AirPort Extreme, AirPort Express and Time … and more …read more Source: MacWorld News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Chairwoman Yellen, there is no social-media bubbleMarketWatchBeginning with Facebook’s (NASDAQ:FB) second-quarter earnings Wednesday, we’ll see if she was way more wrong than right. Yellen’s wrong about this bubble three different ways. First, social-media stocks as a group aren’t very expensive, and the best of … and more …read more Source: Social Media News Feed By Google Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

A Youtube Star You’ve Never Heard Is More Popular Than Justin Bieber Or Katy …Business InsiderThey spend up to two hours a day watching videos that Stampy – real name Joseph Garrett, a 23-year-old from Portsmouth – has uploaded to Youtube of him and his friends playing Minecraft, a computer game in which users construct their own world out of … and more …read more Source: YouTube News Feed From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Business owners use social media shame to catch shopliftersKCTV Kansas CityThat is why many customers are supporting the social media effort to stop shoplifters. “It is all about customer service. We are making sure the employees are on the floor all the time. We constantly have someone walking around,” said Plato’s Closet … …read more Source: Social Media News Feed By Google Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Discovery NewsThe effects of global warming are frequently projected decades into the future, but two recent reports — one from the U.S. Global Change Research Program and the other from the U.N. — put into sharp focus visible consequences of our warming planet.Climate of DisbeliefPhilosophy Now (subscription) all 16 news articles …read more Source:...

Argyll Free PressGoogle’s appeal to dismiss the privacy law suit has been rejected on Tuesday. Google now has to confront fraud and violation of contract case filed by Android users who downloaded at least one app from it. Google has forwarded his users data to different …Google must face U.S. privacy lawsuit over commingled user dataGlobalPost all...

RegisterApple is crediting strong Mac and iOS device sales for a $37.4bn-revenue quarter, no thanks to a slump in iPad numbers. The Cupertino giant said the three-month period ending June 28 was Apple’s best ever fiscal third-quarter return. The $37.4bn revenues, …With sales sputtering, Apple’s iPad looks to IBM allianceReutersApple CEO Tim Cook...

RegisterAnalysis Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella talked up the big changes he has in store for the company during a conference call with financial analysts on Tuesday, following an earnings report that showed revenues up but profits flat from the same period a year …Is Nadella Turning Microsoft Around?BloombergMicrosoft sees profit dip 7% on Nokia takeoverRTE.ieMicrosoft’s...

Ars TechnicaEnlarge / Amazon’s first phone isn’t without its charms, but is it good enough to replace the iOS or Android stuff you already have? Andrew Cunningham. It took other companies a long time to respond to the iPad. Early efforts like the first Samsung Galaxy Tabs …Amazon Fire phone: full of gimmicks, lacking basicsThe AustralianAmazon...

TidBITSDo you ever find that you don’t have time to read those long email missives from Aunt Carol, but really do want to see the photos that she has lovingly attached? In Apple Mail, click the Quick Look button located in the message header. You’ll get an easily …How Mac and PC differ: Part 2Bradenton HeraldApple grows Mac sales by 18% on the...

Maglite marketer shines light on social media strategiesAlbuquerque Business First​Stop putting your intern on social media duty. Instead, says Steve McKee of McKee Wallwork & Co., social media is the best way to engage new and old customers. McKee recently signed Mag Instrument, which makes Maglite flashlights, as a client. and more …read more Source: Social Media News Feed By Google Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Woman’s DayPrince Harry has confessed that he can’t stand using social media sites such as Twitter and Facebook, while attending a school program where he was encouraging children to do just that! He also revealed that he did once give used to be on Facebook and …Prince Harry ‘Hates’ Twitter, Social Media for ‘Invasion of Privacy,’...

Propaganda Is the New Frontier for Fake Social Media AccountsMashableFake social media accounts are spreading pro-Chinese propaganda on Twitter, disseminating upbeat news stories about the troubled regions of Tibet and Xinjiang, according to an investigation by advocacy group Free Tibet. It’s unclear if this effort is … and more …read more Source: Social Media News Feed By Google Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Tech TimesGreater mouse-eared bats use polarized light to reset their internal navigation systems, solving the mystery of how they carry out long hunting trips. (Photo : Manuel Werner). Greater mouse-eared bats use polarized light to help them navigate at sunset and …Polarized light helps not-so-blind bats find their way at duskLos Angeles TimesBats are first...

eWeekAccording to a report, Apple has ordered 70 million to 80 million iPhone 6 units—significantly more than its initial iPhone 5S and 5C order. Apple is preparing for the greatest-ever response to its introduction of a new iPhone. The company—widely expected, …For Apple, iPhone Roars and iPad WhimpersWall Street JournalApple’s mixed bag: Profits...

New York TimesSatya Nadella, Microsoft’s chief, showing off a Nokia Lumia smartphone in April. Credit Robert Galbraith/Reuters. the main story. the main story. the main story Share This Page. the main …Robust Cloud Demand Lift’s Microsoft’s Fourth QuartereWeekMicrosoft Posts Solid Quarter as Layoffs LoomPC MagazineMicrosoft’s profit...

Five takeaways from the Apple earnings callMacworldApple reported its quarterly numbers on Tuesday, a mixed bag that saw profits rise up but sales fall short of the mark. Here are five takeaways from the earnings call that followed. Apple’s pouring more money into R&D. Apple has spent US$3.3 billion in … …read more Source: MacWorld News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Los Angeles TimesThe greater mouse-eared bat, Myotis myotis, was examined in the German study. (Stefan Greif / Max Planck Institute for Ornithology). By Deborah Netburn contact the reporter · Scientific Research. Blind as a bat? Well, the same flying mammal can sense …Bats, not so blind after all, use polarized light to orient themselvesChristian Science...

Top YouTube Music Executive Quits, a Setback to Paid ServiceWall Street Journal (blog)LaRosa is the second person in charge of YouTube’s music service to leave over the past 12 months. The other, Nikhil Chandhok, left last fall according to his LinkedIn profile. Chandhok was a director in charge of music, paid subscriptions and live … …read more Source: YouTube News Feed From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

Anchorage Daily NewsACSI gave Internet social media an overall score of 71 out of 100, up 4.4 percent from last year. But it is still the fourth lowest-scoring category in ACSI, “just above airlines (69), subscription television (65), and Internet service providers (63 …America’s most-hated social media company is…MarketWatchPinterest Tops Social...

Henk Rogers’ Hawaii-based Blue Startups accepting 4th cohort of startupsPacific Business News (Honolulu)Blue Startups, a Hawaii-based technology accelerator with a focus on the Asia-Pacific Region founded by entrepreneur Henk Rogers, is accepting applications for a fourth cohort of startups. Blue Startups, which provides investment capital and mentorship … …read more Source: Startups News From Google News Share this:StumbleUponLinkedInRedditTumblrPocketDiggTwitterFacebookGooglePinterestEmailPrint...

TechRepublicThe reason why they weren’t present might be that social media companies realize that they are not very accessible, said Justin Herman, the federal government’s lead for social media in the Office of Citizen Services and Innovative Technologies at the …Zebulon Chamber members learn social media basicsEastern Wake News5 strategies behind...

BusinessweekApple’s (AAPL) profit machine, the iPhone, has apparently been chugging away just fine for the last three months. Apple reported on Tuesday that it had sold 35.2 million iPhones, about what Wall Street expected, and turned a $7.7 billion net profit in the …Apple slightly tops earnings estimate as iPhone stays strongUSA TODAYApple Reports...