Germain Hutchinson

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'OK, Google' everywhere in the latest Google Search update

Google Search has received a major update this week centred on voice search. Android users can now use the “OK, Google” voice search hotword from …

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BlackBerry is ready to 'fight back' against the competition, launches 'BlackBerry Fact Check Portal'

BlackBerry is known within the wireless industry for its iconic QWERTY keyboard and its device encryption and security. The company is back on track …

Bar code turns 40: Next-generation codes move past grocery stores

Starting at the Universal Product Code, bar code technology now used in IDs, hospitals, human bodies<p>George Laurer had no idea his design would reach …

Hands-on with the Moto 360 smartwatch (video) | MobileSyrup

Despite coming out later this summer, the Moto 360 is the star of the Android Wear show, with a large, circular display that promises to show as much …

CRTC to work with allies abroad to catch rogue telemarketers

The head of the CRTC says the agency is exploring a range of new investigative tools, including international operations to catch rogue telemarketers who operate outside of Canada.<p>CRTC chairman Jean-Pierre Blais says the federal telecom regulator and its allies in other countries will deploy …

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Story of Alberta woman held hostage in Somalia bought by Hollywood film company

A best-selling memoir by an Alberta woman held hostage in Somalia has been optioned by a Hollywood movie production company and Oscar-nominated actor Rooney Mara.<p>Amanda Lindhout's "A House in the Sky" details torture and abuse the freelance journalist endured while she was held captive for 15 …

Madonna Launches "secretprojectrevolution" Film and Flipboard Magazine

Madonna Launches “secretprojectrevolution” Film and Flipboard Magazine<p>Inside Flipboard / September 25, 2013<p>Yesterday, Madonna unveiled Art For …

News of the World

Inside Flipboard / October 7, 2013<p>The watershed moment for cable news was the Gulf War, in 1991: Who can forget Wolf Blitzer & Co.’s live reports—the …

The Week in Review: Snowden Leaks Into Europe

Inside Flipboard / November 1, 2013<p>Edward J. Snowden remains in the news this week with the latest batch of files released proving the United States …

The Week in Review: Twitter Goes Public

Inside Flipboard / November 8, 2013<p>Twitter’s initial public offering yesterday saw the tech company soar into dizzying new heights. The company and …

JFK: A Look Back

Inside Flipboard / November 21, 2013<p>Fifty years ago, John Fitzgerald Kennedy was slain by a madman’s bullet. The assassination of the popular and …

Remembering Nelson Mandela, 1918-2013

Inside Flipboard / December 6, 2013<p>Nelson Mandela, the human rights leader, Nobel Laureate and first black African president of South Africa, died …

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We’d Like to Know More About You<p>Inside Flipboard / February 25, 2014<p>You can search for anything on Flipboard, but when it comes to what we recommend …

Log in With Google

Inside Flipboard / March 5, 2014<p>Today’s Android update includes the smoothest way yet to create a Flipboard account: simply log in with Google. If …

To Chill for Infinity: A Flipboard Story on a Hip-Hop Classic

Inside Flipboard / March 13, 2014<p>Tajai Massey had a choice: sell crack or find an escape. This was around 30 years ago, and Massey, a kid growing up …

From Germany With Love

Inside Flipboard / April 9, 2014<p>On May 3, 1953, German president Theodor Heuss went on Deutsche Welle, the country’s first international broadcasting …