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Google, Facebook and Microsoft seek data request transparency

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/985000/985854_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524703537_9c8ac4cccc6aa59a770758a5665c9443<p><b>Google, Facebook and Microsoft have asked the US government to allow them to disclose the security requests they receive for handing over user data.</b><p>The …

Creative Commons wants to build tools to track reuse and remix

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Credit: David Kindler<p>Creative Commons is looking to give content creators ways to directly track who is using their media: The …

Ballmer Went To Hollywood To Talk Up Xbox One

Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer and Nancy Tellem, leader of the company’s original content efforts for the Xbox franchise, recently visited Hollywood to convince entertainment bigwigs to create “exclusive content” for the device, according to a report in Deadline.<p>According to that report, Ballmer …

Will Samsung's SM-C101 be a Camera sequel or a new Galaxy S4 Zoom smartphone?

I’m sure that until now you’ve heard us on repeated occasions mentioning a rumored Samsung SM-C101 device. Samsung’s upcoming creation is said to have a camera powerful enough to beat even Nokia’s camera phones, a medium size screen with modest resolutions and, most important, phone …

Apple overhauling repairs program, will replace iPhone 5 displays in-store for $149

<i>MacRumors</i> and other sites are reporting that Apple is now replacing broken iPhone 5 displays in-store. Previously, Apple would take the broken phone from the customer and send it off for repair and redistribution, while the customer went home with a refurbished replacement. If the customer was out …

Apple CEO Tim Cook: “The E-Book Case to Me Is Bizarre”

Apple today squares off against the U.S. Department of Justice in a Manhattan courtroom, defending itself against charges that it was the …

Google Glass Drops Facial Recognition (For Now)

Google is ducking, for now, some of the most profound questions about privacy and Google Glass with its decision not to include facial recognition in the device. “As Google has said for several years,” Project Glass said in a Google+ post, ”we won’t add facial recognition features to our products …

Microsoft's Windows XP is still kickin' -- do you use it?

Think Windows XP is dead and buried? Think again.<p>Microsoft's XP operating system is still used on more than a third of the installations out there, according to figures from Net Applications. Is it really still that popular?<p>XP was released in August of 2001, more than a decade ago. It got a new …

Yahoo Shuts Down Mail Classic, Forces Switch To New Version That Scans Your Emails To Target Ads

Starting the week of June 3rd, tomorrow, Yahoo is discontinuing Mail Classic. It’s requiring all Mail users to switch to the new version of Mail and accept a TOS/Privacy Policy update that lets it scan emails to “deliver product features, relevant advertising, and abuse protection”. You can opt out …

US v. Apple: What they’re really fighting over as the antitrust case goes to trial

Apple and the United States are due in a New York courtroom on Monday for the first day of the government’s antitrust lawsuit, which accuses Apple and some of the world’s largest publishers of colluding to set prices on e-books.<p>Soon before unveiling the iPad on Jan. 27, 2010, Apple reached …

Acer's 8-inch Iconia W3 is the first one-handed Windows 8 tablet

A month ago, an eight-inch Acer tablet running Windows 8 mysteriously showed up on Amazon, only to be removed from the site a few hours later. Well, today Acer is finally making the diminutive Iconia W3 official. The company is confirming that all of the specs listed on Amazon were correct: it …