Snapchat launches rubbish curated content “Discover” service aimed at hipsters

Duncan Riley | January 28th

Snapchat Inc. launched its new curated news service Discover Tuesday in an attempt to broaden its offering outside of its core chat service. The service, which we previously covered pre-launch on January 22nd, is billed as "a...»

Apple hits record $74.6B first quarter revenue, most profitable public company in the world

Collen Kriel | January 27th

Apple Inc. yesterday announced financial results for its fiscal 2015 first quarter which ended December 27, 2014. The Cupertino, California-based tech giant posted record quarterly revenue of $74.6 billion and a record quarterly net...»

Yahoo Q4 earnings down, Alibaba shares to be spun off into new company

Duncan Riley | January 27th

Yahoo Inc. announced its Q4 and yearly results Tuesday while at the same time announcing that it would spin off its remaining stake in Chinese E-Commerce giant Alibaba Inc. The financials weren't great for Yahoo with the once internet...»

Lizard Squad hacks Taylor Swift, offers nudes for Bitcoin

Duncan Riley | January 27th

[caption id="attachment_216203" align="alignright" width="324"] Hackers going to hack, hack, hack, hack, hack.[/caption] Notorious hacking group Lizard Squad appears to have ticked off another entry on its achievements list today having successfully hacked the Twitter and Instagram accounts of Taylor Swift. The...»

Virtual world selfies coming soon to World of Warcraft

Kyt Dotson | January 27th

If you didn’t already think Instagram was overwhelmed by selfies from the real world, it’s time to expect them from the virtual world. Blizzard Entertainment is adding a special item to its cultural juggernaut massively multiplayer online (MMO)...»

Cisco puts hundreds of software products in the cloud

Paul Gillin | January 27th

Acceding to the growing ranks of customers who are demanding that software be divorced from hardware and delivered as a service, Cisco Systems, Inc. Is putting hundreds of its formerly bundled software services in the cloud and...»

Latest iPhone 6 rivals we expect to debut at MWC 2015

Mellisa Tolentino | January 27th

Holding out for the Samsung Galaxy S6, or any other Android-powered device worthy of considering over an Apple iPhone 6?  Mobile World Congress (MWC) is just around the corner, with promise of shiny new smartphones...»

Google launches a Docker registry for its public cloud

Maria Deutscher | January 27th

Google Inc. is continuing to push the envelope for containers with a new native registry service on its public cloud that enables developers to store the software needed for their Docker deployments in a centralized repository...»

Dells adds Chromebook support, agentless monitoring to management appliance

Paul Gillin | January 27th

With investors no longer breathing down its neck for growth in its hardware business, Dell is continuing to invest in its $2.5 billion software business with enhancements to its KACE K1000 Systems Management Appliance. Billed as a major...»

Pricey GE cooktops get smart with sous vide accessory

Mellisa Tolentino | January 27th

This week’s Smart Living roundup features a smart sous vide accessory, a no-fuss intuitive Wi-Fi speaker, and get rewarded for using a smart thermostat.


Pricey GE cooktops get smart with sous vide

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