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A Guy Who Led Monetization At Facebook Thinks Pinterest Will Smoke His Former Company And Google

Kendall, who's come to know both companies' products and their advertising appeal well, believes Pinterest is uniquely positioned to zoom past Twitter, Google and Facebook in terms of revenue. He tells Forbes that Pinterest has the "biggest business opportunity in the last 10 to 20 years for an …

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Heads-up, cord-cutters: HBO to start online-only subscriptions in 2015

HBO's chief says the cable heavyweight next year will provide a streaming-only subscription option for its fans -- no cable or satellite subscription needed.<p>Cord-cutters, rejoice -- you'll soon be able to watch HBO programming online without paying a full cable bill.<p>The premium cable channel plans …

Televisions

Motorola Announces Which Of Its Phones Will Get Android 5.0 Lollipop

Given that Motorola is building Google’s just-announced Nexus 6, it’s probably also a given that Motorola knows their way around the latest version of Android, Lollipop.<p>It makes sense, then, that they’re pretty much the first out of the gate to announce which of their phones are getting the update …

I Spent A Week Switching Between The 2 Best Big-Screen Phones In The World ...

It's a tough battle. I've been using the iPhone 6 Plus as my primary phone since it launched. I'm in love with it. I called it a Dream Phone in my review. After years of testing Samsung phones with big, beautiful screens, all I wanted was a supersize iPhone. It took a long time, but Apple delivered.<p>…

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Google announces Nexus 9 tablet, Nexus 6 phone and Player TV/Gaming on the eve of Apple’s iPad event

One day before Apple’s big iPad event tomorrow, Google has just unveiled its latest Nexus devices alongside official announcements for Android 5.0 Lollipop and more. With Apple expected to launch new iPad Air and possibly iPad mini models tomorrow, Google today announced the Nexus 9, an 8.9-inch …

Apple has leaked details of the iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 3 on iTunes

As if it wasn’t clear enough, we’ve gotten about as good confirmation as any that there are new iPads on the way. The iOS 8.1 user guide for iPad just showed up on iBooks and shows images of the new iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 3.<p>The images show off a new Touch ID home button, which should make logging …

Obama Cancels Campaign Trip for Ebola Meeting

President Barack Obama has postponed a campaign trip in order to meet with Cabinet officials about the Ebola outbreak Wednesday afternoon.<p>Obama had been scheduled to attend a fundraiser in New Jersey and a campaign rally in Connecticut – his first public political event of the midterm cycle.<p>But the …

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Middle East

The brutal beating of a Hong Kong protester puts the city’s famed “rule of law” on trial

HONG KONG—The pro-democracy protests that have gripped Hong Kong for more than two weeks have already raised serious questions about the strength of the city’s much-vaunted “rule of law,” and who Hong Kong’s police and governing officials truly serve: Communist party chiefs in Beijing, or Hong Kong …

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