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Sony sinks to $1.3B quarterly loss on PC expenses

Source: Business Balla | May 14 2014, 4:12am CDT | by Associated Press

TOKYO (AP) — Sony Corp. sank to a 138 billion yen ($1.3 billion) quarterly loss, hit by costs from selling its personal...
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The PlayStation TV Might Not Be An Apple TV Killer, But That's Not The Point

Oct 25 2014 7:10am CDT | Source: Business Insider

The PlayStation TV, which was released last week, is a small set-top box that you can hold in your hand. It allows you to play PS3, PlayStation One, PS Vita, and PSP games through Sony's streaming-game service, PlayStation Now. It can also read games from a memory card or from the Vita's game cards.    It can't stream Netflix. Or Hulu. Or YouTube videos. You can download those apps, but they don't work.  An ...
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Here's What It's Like To Work With Tim Cook (AAPL)

Oct 25 2014 7:08am CDT | Source: Business Insider

Apple CEO Tim Cook is known for his secretive personality. Little is known about Cook's plan for Apple or what he's like personally. But Cook interacts with plenty of people every day, who have shared some of their experiences working with him on Quora. One person who described himself as one of Cook's direct reports noted his insane attention to detail. "No one knows the detail of their business better than Tim," the person said. "An ...
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Mauritania closes border with Mali after Ebola death
Nouakchott, Oct 26 (IANS) Mauritania has closed its border with Mali after an Ebola death was confirmed in the border area this week, a health official said Saturday. | by IANS
 
Number of Ebola cases crosses 10,000: WHO
Geneva, Oct 25 (IANS/EFE) The World Health Organisation (WHO) confirmed Saturday that the number of Ebola cases has risen to more than 10,000 in the eight affected countries, two of which, Nigeria and Senegal, had recently been declared free of the virus. | by IANS
 
India-born Sundar Pichai is Google's new product chief
Washington, Oct 25 (IANS) In a major restructuring of Google management, India-born Sundar Pichai, who is already in-charge of Android, Chrome and Google Apps, has been made the chief of core Google products, according to a technology magazine. | by IANS
 
 

The Way You Watch TV Is About To Change Dramatically

Oct 24 2014 2:50pm CDT | Source: Business Insider

One of the most popular television shows in America this autumn is called “How to Get Away with Murder”, about a law professor and her students, who become involved in a mysterious killing. Most cable subscribers will find the title an appropriate description of their viewing experience. Couch potatoes are forced to spend around $90 a month for their subscription. They receive over 160 channels, most of which they skip straight past. By one es ...
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The Way You Watch TV Is About To Change Dramatically

Oct 24 2014 2:29pm CDT | Source: Business Insider

One of the most popular television shows in America this autumn is called “How to Get Away with Murder”, about a law professor and her students, who become involved in a mysterious killing. Most cable subscribers will find the title an appropriate description of their viewing experience. Couch potatoes are forced to spend around $90 a month for their subscription. They receive over 160 channels, most of which they skip straight past. By one estimate the cost of a cable subscription has more than ...
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PS4 Update 2.0 Coming With Some Big Changes Next Week

Oct 24 2014 11:01am CDT | Source: Forbes Real Time

There are some changes coming to PS4. Sony has announced that Update 2.0, named "Masanume," will be made available starting next week. It comes with a raft of changes, some big and some small, that should expand on some of PS4's already strong features w ...
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Pandora Teases Streaming Music Subscribers With A New Ad Model

Oct 24 2014 10:00am CDT | Source: Forbes Real Time

Pandora is launching a new ad product called Sponsored Listening that it hopes will encourage users of its free service to become paying subscribers. But with competitors looking to follow suit, can the subscription conversion rate improve on just price alone? With Fox and Sony Playstation in on the early targeted beta-test, the full r ...
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LG introduces its first in-house mobile processor, powers G3 Screen phablet

Oct 24 2014 8:14am CDT | Source: BetaNews

The mobile device market is extremely diverse judging by the number of companies which sell smartphones and tablets today. There are hundreds, if not thousands, of vendors worldwide. On the other hand, when it comes to mobile processors, there are only a handful of companies which make them. Of those, even fewer are also handset vendors and even fewer still are well known by the average consumers: Apple and Samsung. It is tough to make a splash in the mobile processor ...
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Android Wear update adds GPS support as Sony SmartWatch 3 orders open

Oct 23 2014 4:32pm CDT | Source: BetaNews

There are now a lot of smartwatches to choose from, and many of them need to be tethered to a phone to function properly. Google today rolls out an update to Android Wear that adds support for watches with GPS sensor, meaning that it will be possible to leave your phone at home when you go for a run. The GPS update is making its way to the LG G Watch, the Samsung Gear Live, and the Moto 360 over the coming days. It coincides with pre-orders opening for Sony's SmartWatch ...
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