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posted in August 2013

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Apple Launches iPhone Trade-In Program
News  |  8/30/2013
Apple joins host of other retailers that offer current iPhone owners sweet deals, just in time to capitalize on its new iPhone models due out in September.
Microsoft Greenlights Gag Order Lawsuit
News  |  8/30/2013
Citing free speech, Microsoft and Google proceed with lawsuits against government to allow the companies to publicly divulge more information about FISA requests for user data.
Comment: re: Google Glass Gets Road Test - 8/30/2013
Facebook Says User Data Is Price Of Admission
News  |  8/29/2013
Social network clarifies it has the right to sell ads associated with user names and profile pictures without compensating the user.
Google Glass Gets Road Test
News  |  8/28/2013
Traffic data provider Inrix believes Google Glass has a future on the highway.
9 Ways Parallels Access Makes Your iPad Better
News  |  8/28/2013
Access allows iPad users to run applications on remote OS X and Windows computers through Apple's tablets.
Comment: re: Stop Cyberbullying: 5 Tips - 8/28/2013
Comment: re: Ballmer Is Off The Matrix - 8/26/2013
Google Explains Chromecast Changes
News  |  8/26/2013
Despite claim that it will shut out small developers, Google insists it wants Chromecast video-streaming apps for local content.
Samsung Courts Developers With Conference
News  |  8/26/2013
Samsung's inaugural Global Developers Conference is open for registration.
Apple Acquires Embark For Transit Maps
News  |  8/22/2013
Apple reinforces its map-oriented capabilities by buying the maker of a popular transit app.
Facebook Gives Advertisers Images From Shutterstock
News  |  8/22/2013
To enhance Facebook ads, marketers can now use Shutterstock imagery at no charge.
Comment: re: Are PCs Dead? Not For SMBs - 8/20/2013
Google Seeks Experts For Helpouts Help Service
News  |  8/20/2013
People with knowledge worth sharing will soon be able to monetize their minds through Google's forthcoming Helpouts platform.
Google Glass To Arm Police, Firefighters
News  |  8/19/2013
Mutualink says teaming Google's Internet-connected eyewear with its network will help emergency personnel improve public safety.
Apple iOS Security Defeated By Sneaky App
News  |  8/16/2013
After slipping a malicious app past Apple's App Store reviewers, security researchers say Apple should strengthen its defenses.
Microsoft Slams Google Over YouTube App Ban
News  |  8/15/2013
Google wants Microsoft to build Windows Phone YouTube app using HTML5.
Apple Tightens App Store Rules On Kids' Data
News  |  8/15/2013
Faced with broader federal rules to protect children's privacy online, Apple requires developers to treat kids' data more carefully.
Google Search: 5 New Ways To Get More Personal
News  |  8/14/2013
Google enhances its search service to answer more questions about your scheduled travel plans, purchases and more.
Battery-Free Mobile Devices Draw Power From Thin Air
News  |  8/13/2013
Researchers have found a way to power and network portable devices to communicate over short distances using radio frequency waves.
Google Glass Adds Path, Evernote Voice Commands
News  |  8/13/2013
Voice support for third-party apps makes Glass better for sharing.
ZTE's Firefox OS Smartphone Will Sell For $80
News  |  8/12/2013
Firefox OS-based ZTE Open will soon be available via eBay to customers in the U.S. and U.K.
Mozilla Persona Now Accepts Gmail Credentials
News  |  8/8/2013
Persona provides single sign-on authentication without the social network baggage.
Microsoft Office 365 Reveals Uptime Figures
News  |  8/8/2013
Customers clamor for transparency and Microsoft responds, showing strong levels of reliability. But analysts warn: Transparency has its limits.
Google, Mozilla Lead Web's Mobile Renaissance
News  |  8/7/2013
Google and Mozilla are blurring the distinction between Web apps and native apps. That could have profound implications for Apple and Microsoft.
Amazon's Bezos To Shape Washington Post's Future
News  |  8/5/2013
Jeff Bezos buys Washington Post for $250 million, says data-driven decisions will help chart course for the digital news era.
Apple E-Book Case: Cure Will Hurt
News  |  8/2/2013
Department of Justice proposes strong remedies to prevent Apple from engaging in anti-competitive behavior.

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