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Google Chrome Dev for Debian/Ubuntu 
ZDNet - 1/6/2016
Google Chrome Dev for 32-bit Debian/Ubuntu is a browser that combines a minimal design with sophisticated technology to make the Web faster, safer, and easier. Use one box for everything--type in the     Add Comment

Calibre for Linux 
ZDNet - 1/4/2016
is a program to manage your eBook collection. It acts as an e-library and also allows for format conversion, news feeds to eBook conversion, as well as eBook reader sync features and an integrated eBook
Calibre for Linux (64-bit) ZDNet
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Linux and open source have won, get over it 
ZDNet - 1/4/2016
2015 was the year Linux and open-source software took over the IT world, but many open-source and proprietary software fans still haven't figured it out. In 2015, Microsoft embraced Linux, Apple open-sourced     Add Comment

Linux multi-booting my new Acer Aspire Z3 all-in-one 
ZDNet - 1/4/2016
I have a new all-in-one desktop to replace my ageing Lenovo T400 laptop with docking station and large external monitor. The first task, as always, is loading and configuring Linux... This is a great     Add Comment
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>>   Open source
Toyota Vindicates Ford's Open Source Infotainment Strategy 
Forbes.com - 1/4/2016
Toyota will embed SDL in upcoming infotainment systems. Apple CarPlay and Android Auto may bethe interfaces-du-jour in the in-dash infotainment arena, but don't count manufacturers out of the game. TodayToyota     Add Comment

Toyota leads automaker pack adopting Ford's open source entertainment software 
ZDNet - 1/4/2016
Toyota ?announced Monday plans to adopt SmartDeviceLink in its cars, with Honda, Mazda and Subaru close to making the same decision. Ford's open-source entertainment software project SmartDeviceLink     Add Comment

Apple Releases Swift as Open Source 
Bloomberg - 1/4/2016
CUPERTINO, California -- -- Apple today announced that its Swift(TM) programming language is now open source. As an open source language, the broad community of talented developers -- from app developers     Add Comment

Calibre for Linux 
ZDNet - 1/4/2016
is a program to manage your eBook collection. It acts as an e-library and also allows for format conversion, news feeds to eBook conversion, as well as eBook reader sync features and an integrated eBook
Calibre for Linux (64-bit) ZDNet
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>>   OS news
Android's latest version still finding users very hard to come by Android Marshmallow,  
CNET.co.uk - 1/6/2016
Where are you, Android Marshmallow? Google Still waiting for Android 6.0 Marshmallow to hit your phone or tablet? You're in good company. Though it's been available to some since October, Marshmallow
Android's latest version still finding users very hard to come by CNET.com.au
Android's latest version still finding users very hard to come by - CNET CNET Reviews
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Android TV gets upgrades for 2016 Sony sets video - CNET 
CNET News - 1/6/2016
Android TV gets upgrades for 2016 Sony sets Sony is the only TV maker to use Google's Android TV system in the US, and in 2016 it will perform faster, allow select voice commands, and allow voice search     Add Comment

Stream on: Google lines up more hardware partners for Android TV, Google Cast speakers 
ZDNet - 1/6/2016
Move over, AirPlay: Google Cast integration is coming to third-party audio speakers. There are more Android TV partners too: Is 4K content through Google Play far behind? Google doesn't typically make     Add Comment

BRIEF-Macintosh Retail Group: Hoogenbosch Retail Group declared bankrupt 
Reuters UK - 1/6/2016
Jan 6 Macintosh Retail Group NV : * Hoogenbosch Retail Group BV and subsidiaries declared bankrupt by the court in Limburg * Suspension of payment for Scapino has been granted Source text for     Add Comment
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>>   Internet news
Microsoft Is Putting All Internet Explorer Browsers to Pasture but One 
Fortune - 1/6/2016
That’s it for Microsoft’s Internet Explorer browser—mostly. The tech giant issued a reminder that it plans to stop supporting old versions of the browser beginning next week . As of Jan. 12, Internet     Add Comment

Microsoft to kill support for Internet Explorer 8, 9,10 on Jan. 12 - CNET 
CNET News - 1/6/2016
Running IE 8, 9 or 10? You'll soon have to switch to another browser for future security patches and support. Microsoft Microsoft is putting the kibosh on support for all versions of the Internet Explorer     Add Comment

'Alexa, where are my keys?' TrackR syncs with Amazon Echo to help you find your  
CNET News - 1/6/2016
The TrackR Bravo tag. /CNET Add the TrackR Bluetooth tracking tag to the rapidly growing list of gadgets that will sync up with the Amazon Echo smart speaker. With the new integration, you'll be able     Add Comment

Why the Google Car Is a Hoax 
Fortune - 1/6/2016
On the eve of its press conference at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Ford chief executive Mark Fields was still coy on the automaker’s reported deal to partner with Google to build self-driving,     Add Comment
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>>   Blogging
Bad Father Han Solo Is the Star Wars Parody Twitter You Never Knew You Needed 
Time - 1/6/2016
Star Wars fans have come to know and love Emo Kylo Ren , the Force Awakens parody twitter that puts a petulant spin on the villain’s evil behavior . But even social media isn’t safe from the watchful     Add Comment

Twitter Rumored to Increase Character Limit to 10,000 
Fortune - 1/6/2016
© Time Inc. All rights reserved. Fortune.com is a part of the Time.com network of sites. Powered by WordPress.com VIP Fortune 500 Auto Energy Finance Leadership Most Powerful Women Retail Tech Newsletters     Add Comment

Nigerian Sharia Court Sentences Preacher to Death for Blasphemy 
MSNBC Newsweek - 1/6/2016
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American Kennel Club Recognizes Two Dog Breeds: The American Hairless Terrier and  MSNBC Newsweek
Alexandre Lacazette to Newcastle United: Why the Transfer Could Happen MSNBC Newsweek
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Future blasts Ciara on Twitter over custody of toddler son 
SiliconValley.com - 1/6/2016
Another celebrity custody battle is playing out on social media as Future took to Twitter earlier this week to blast ex-fiance Ciara for denying him access to their toddler son over the holidays. In     Add Comment
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>>   Cyberculture
Facebook posts to missing mum and baby 
BBC - 1/6/2016
Messages have been posted on Facebook by police trying to trace a woman and her 18-month old son who went missing on New Year's Eve. Ileana Tomoiaga, 29, and her son Daniel Sava left their home in Furnace     Add Comment

Funeral service for Lemmy of Motörhead to be broadcast live, interest soars 
Los Angeles Times - 1/6/2016
In Internet time, the death of Motörhead leader Lemmy Kilmister is old news. Since Lemmy's death on Dec. 28, Tommy Lee of Motley Crue got stuck inside of his drum kit during a farewell show at the Forum,
Petition: Put Motörhead's Lemmy On The Periodic Table Popular Science
Motörhead fans call for Lemmy's own periodic table element Yahoo!Xtra
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UPDATE 1-Facebook's Oculus prices Rift virtual reality headset at $599 
Reuters - 1/6/2016
(Adds details) Jan 6 Oculus, the virtual reality company owned by Facebook Inc, said the Rift, its much-awaited virtual reality headset, was priced at $599. The Rift will initially be shipped from
Facebook's Oculus prices Rift virtual reality headset at $599 NewsRT.co.uk
Facebook's Oculus prices Rift virtual reality headset at $599 (Reuters) Yahoo! News Australia
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Facebook's Oculus prices Rift virtual reality headset at $599 
Reuters UK - 1/6/2016
Attendees wearing Oculus Rift virtual reality headsets view a 3-dimensional video for the ''Pacific Rim: Jaeger Pilot'' video game during the 2014 Comic-Con International Convention in San Diego, California
Facebook’s Oculus prices Rift virtual reality headset at $599 SRN News
UPDATE 1-Facebook's Oculus prices Rift virtual reality headset at $599 Reuters UK
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>>   Online portals
How to bet on Yahoo's coming spin off 
Business Insider Australia - 1/6/2016
Yahoo is under pressure . Its shares have fallen by 35% over the past year, and shareholders are pushing for the company to split off its core business from a $30 billion investment in Alibaba Group.
HEDGE FUND: Here's what's going to happen at Yahoo (YHOO) Business Insider
How to bet on Yahoo's coming spin off (YHOO) Business Insider
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Yahoo investor Starboard threatens board fight 
USA Today - 1/6/2016
NEW YORK--Hedge fund investor Starboard Value threatened to wage a board battle against Yahoo Wednesday unless "significant change" is made, including a new CEO. "It appears that investors have lost
Yahoo investor threatens board fight USA Today
Investor threatens Yahoo board fight USA Today
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UPDATE 3-Activist investor turns up heat on Yahoo, seeks leadership change 
Reuters - 1/6/2016
Marissa Mayer, President and CEO of Yahoo, participates in a panel discussion at the 2015 Fortune Global Forum in San Francisco, California November 3, 2015. Reuters/Elijah Nouvelage Activist investor
UPDATE 4-Activist investor turns up heat on Yahoo, seeks leadership change Reuters UK
Activist investor turns up heat on Yahoo, seeks leadership change Reuters India
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Big Yahoo investor makes more forceful call for leadership change 
San Francisco Chronicle - 1/6/2016
Photo: Kimberly White / Kimberly White / For Fortune Image 1 of / 1 Caption Close Image 1 of 1 Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer speaks during the Fortune Global Forum in San Francisco last     Add Comment
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>>   Online content
BRIEF-Catalis announces acquisition of Curve Digital Publishing 
Reuters - 1/6/2016
Jan 6 Catalis Se Announces Acquisition Of Curve Digital Publishing Ltd Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Reporting by Frankfurt Newsroom)    Add Comment

Mars rover's vivid dune panorama looks like a video game The latest images from  
CNET.co.uk - 1/6/2016
You'd be forgiven for thinking the image below was a screenshot from one of the bleak, barren landscapes in the Fallout video game series . It wasn't, however, created by a game designer. It was snapped
Vivid dune panorama shot by Mars rover looks like a video game - CNET CNET Reviews
Mars rover's vivid dune panorama looks like a video game - CNET CNET Reviews
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Your robot double is ready to roll Double Robotics hopes its $3,000 roaming iPad-on-a-stalk  
CNET.co.uk - 1/6/2016
Double Robotics' new Double 2 telepresence robot gets a better camera and navigation abilities. Double Robotics You may not have heard of telepresence robots, but a startup called Double Robotics hopes
Your robot double is ready to roll CNET.com.au
Your robot double is ready to roll - CNET CNET Reviews
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Funeral service for Lemmy of Motörhead to be broadcast live, interest soars 
Los Angeles Times - 1/6/2016
In Internet time, the death of Motörhead leader Lemmy Kilmister is old news. Since Lemmy's death on Dec. 28, Tommy Lee of Motley Crue got stuck inside of his drum kit during a farewell show at the Forum,
Petition: Put Motörhead's Lemmy On The Periodic Table Popular Science
Motörhead fans call for Lemmy's own periodic table element Yahoo!Xtra
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