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Here's The Top Reason Why Your Best Employees Quit, Even When They Like Their Work

When employees don't regularly feel this way, it's almost a sure thing they'll be packing for greener pastures.<p>Whenever I'm asked about the top characteristic that separates real leaders from the "wannabe's," I don't mince words. It's empirically and anecdotally evident that this prerequisite must …

Leadership

Tesco Bank breached: Money stolen from 20,000 accounts

The UK's Tesco Bank has confirmed that tens of thousands of its customers' current accounts were compromised over the weekend, leading to fraudulent withdrawals to the tune of several hundreds of pounds, in some instances. Suspicious activity was seen across some 40,000 accounts, with money taken …

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ITC Judge Says Samsung Infringed Apple’s Text-Selection Patent

Apple has gone one for two in another Samsung patent spat being reviewed by the International Trade Commission. According to a March 26 preliminary …

Mobile

Google Plans to Announce Something in Austin Next Week

Google and the city of Austin, Texas, will be making what they call a “very important announcement” next week — at least, according to a batch of …

Google Fiber

DEA says it can't intercept iMessage chats

Apple mentioned back in 2011 that iMessage used encryption to safeguard conversations, but we've never had an exact understanding of how deep the security layer goes. It's deep enough to stymie interception attempts at the DEA, according to an intelligence note gleaned by <i>CNET</i>. The agency warns its …

Google forks WebKit with Blink, a new web engine for Chromium and Chrome (update)

You could call WebKit the glue that binds the modern web: the rendering engine powers Apple's Safari, Google's Chrome, and many mobile browsers past and present. Things are about to unstick a little. Google believes that Chromium's multi-process approach has added too much complexity for both the …

Progress: Apple is pushing for an iRadio summertime launch

As part of a wide-ranging music industry story by Greg Sandoval at The Verge, details on Apple’s upcoming streaming radio project seem to be clearing up.<p>Much has been written about Apple’s plan to launch a Pandora-esque service this year. Now multiple music industry insiders have told <i>The Verge</i> that …

Google Wants to Send Live People to Your House to Bring You Stuff

Google today called for San Francisco Bay Area residents to sign up for six months of free, unlimited same-day delivery of purchases from national …

Google Shopping

Tech News & Analysis - Wall Street Journal

Dow Jones, a News Corp company<p>News Corp is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education, and information …

Facebook to hold Android event next week, likely to announce an iPhone competitor

Facebook is having an event on April 4th where it will talk about the future of Android.<p>We’ve learned a little more.<p>Facebook and HTC are again tied up building a phone together in which Facebook plays a major role. This isn’t like the ChaCha or Salsa phones which were mostly flops. This is a …

Apple Stores pushing new table-based sales strategy, minor emphasis on third-party product support

Apple is slowly rolling out a new customer service initiative across its retail stores called ‘table selling.’ With the new strategy, Apple Store employees are assigned a product table where they are responsible for working with groups of customers with different needs, albeit the same device, …

Google Play movies now available in India and Mexico

Google Play's book collection opened up in India and Mexico just a few weeks ago, and now Mountain View's movie hoard is available in both countries on the web and through the content's Android app. It's no coincidence that the video service has gone live this week either -- we reckon that Page and …

Google Translate on Android gains offline support for thrifty globetrotters

Travelers face a dilemma: they'll often leave a phone in airplane mode to avoid expensive roaming rates or a foreign SIM, but staying offline can break the translation services that might prove vital in a strange land. Google must have heard their plight, as a new version of Google Translate on …

Does Apple Really “Need” a New Breakthrough to Bolster Stock?

It may be a while before Apple’s shares return to the all-time high of $705 they hit last September, but they should hit $600 or so by year’s …

Mobile Devices

iCloud fails to ‘just work’ for third-party apps, complain developers

When your third-party iOS app fails to properly sync data between devices, the problem may lay with Apple and not the app, say developers in conversation with <i>The Verge</i>.<p>Developers complain that two years in, iCloud is still “a developer’s worst nightmare” as Apple has failed to properly integrate …

Hon Hai shows record profits, keeps making money from making iPhones

Hon Hai Precision, also known as Foxconn Technology, has reported its earnings for the year and notched a net income of $3.2 billion according to the <i>Financial Times</i>. Most familiar as the manufacturing muscle behind Apple's iPhones, iPads and the like, the Taiwan-based manufacturer beat analyst …

Google Play starts offering devices in India, starting with the Nexus 7

Google Play Books recently launched for India; it's only fitting that locals get some hardware to read with. Accordingly, Google just opened device sales for India through Google Play, beginning with the Nexus 7. The initial offering is decidedly modest and includes just the 16GB WiFi version of …

Apple's updated iPhone 5 for T-Mobile goes through FCC testing

An iPhone native to T-Mobile USA has been the stuff of legend for so long that we still have a hard time believing it's real, even after the carrier confirmed it in no uncertain terms. We're a little more credulous now that Apple has run the iPhone 5 through some class permission changes at the …

Apple closes gap on Samsung for connected device sales in Q4 as market hits 1B devices

Research firm IDC is out today with its latest report on the smart-connected device market, and it includes worldwide shipments of desktop PCs, notebook PCs, smartphones, and tablets. IDC predicted the market in total grew 29.1-percent year over year in 2012, crossing 1 billion units shipped and …

Adding mobile hits takes Apple’s website into top 10

Apple, ranked last year as the world’s 11th most popular website, has now climbed to the No. 8 slot after web analytics company ComScore rather belatedly started measuring mobile as well as desktop access.<p>The average top 100 website sees a 38 percent audience gain when mobile is included, but Apple …

How Google Builds Its Maps—and What It Means for the Future of Everything

An exclusive look inside Ground Truth, the secretive program to build the world's best accurate maps<p>Behind every Google Map, there is a much more complex map that's the key to your queries but hidden from your view. The deep map contains the logic of places: their no-left-turns and freeway …

Digitimes says Apple is working on a 4K TV for either later this year or early next year

According to <i>Digitimes</i>, Apple is planning on launching a TV set either later this year or in early 2014. The site, which has a mixed track record, says that the display is of 4K resolution. Specifically, the report calls for a 3840 x 2160 panel in the TV. While the site says Apple could be working …