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Music labels get huge victory in quest to sue Grooveshark out of business

Music labels get huge victory in quest to sue Grooveshark out of businessIt appears Grooveshark's days are just about numbered. The music sharing service has been dealt what could easily amount to a death blow by a US District Court judge, which found that Grooveshark's own employees personally (and willfully) violated and profited from copyright infringement. Grooveshark has faced lawsuit after lawsuit in recent years.


Verizon gets in on the double data action with own promotion

Verizon gets in on the double data action with own promotionThe big carrier plays catchup with offers by Sprint and AT&T to increase the amount of data available on an existing family plan.>


Finally: Samsung releases new Galaxy Note 4 launch information for every market

Finally: Samsung releases new Galaxy Note 4 launch information for every marketSurprised by the impressive iPhone 6 launch sales during Apple’s launch weekend, Samsung has pushed forward the Galaxy Note 4 launch, although it has only managed to release it in certain markets so far, including South Korea and China. Most markets will receive the Galaxy Note 4 later this month, and Samsung has quietly published a simple infographic on one of its Facebook pages that shows Galaxy Note 4 release dates for several markets. FROM EARLIER: ‘Gapgate’ solved: Here’s why the Galaxy Note 4 has a gap between its frame and display According to the image, the phone launched in China on September 29th, and will arrive in the U.K., Germany and India on October 10th. Soon after that, the Galaxy Note 4 will


Finally: Samsung releases new Galaxy Note 4 release information for every market

Finally: Samsung releases new Galaxy Note 4 launch information for every marketSurprised by the impressive iPhone 6 launch sales during Apple’s launch weekend, Samsung has pushed forward the Galaxy Note 4 launch, although it has only managed to release it in certain markets so far, including South Korea and China. Most markets will receive the Galaxy Note 4 later this month, and Samsung has quietly published a simple infographic on one of its Facebook pages that shows Galaxy Note 4 release dates for several markets. FROM EARLIER: ‘Gapgate’ solved: Here’s why the Galaxy Note 4 has a gap between its frame and display According to the image, the phone launched in China on September 29th, and will arrive in the U.K., Germany and India on October 10th. Soon after that, the Galaxy Note 4 will


Microsoft shows off Sway presentation app for Office

It’s easy to collect your content from a variety of sources right within Sway, including your OneDrive cloud storage.The application, available today in preview form, is the newest member of the Office family.>


Man arrested, accused of shooting down neighbor’s drone

Man arrested, accused of shooting down neighbor's droneA New Jersey man is apparently uncomfortable with a neighbor's drone buzzing overhead. So, he allegedly takes action.>


You can download the Windows 10 Technical Preview right now

You can download the Windows 10 Technical Preview right nowLess than 24 hours after Microsoft finally introduced its inexplicably named Windows 10 operating system to the world, the very first Technical Preview is now available to download. According to the video introduction, the Technical Preview will feature a wide variety of new features that Windows users have been interested to test out, including improved multitasking functionality, windowed Windows Store apps and, of course, the newfangled Start menu. FROM EARLIER: The wait is finally over: Microsoft unveils Windows… 10? In order to download the preview, just head over to the Technical Preview download page and follow these steps: Sign up for the Windows Insider Program Read the system requirements Click “Get the upgrade” and follow the instructions Keep in mind that this


Lightsaber keys for Force entry into your own home

Here are the keys to your The "Star Wars" universe has infiltrated every part of your life, so you might as well get the matching house keys, too.>


News UK ends bid to recoup Brooks’ phone-hacking trial costs

Former News International chief executive Rebekah Brooks and her husband Charlie make a statement to the media in LondonLONDON (Reuters) - Rupert Murdoch's British newspaper arm dropped its claim on Wednesday to be reimbursed for the multi-million dollar legal bills amassed during the phone-hacking trial of its former boss Rebekah Brooks. Brooks, 46, was found not guilty by a jury in June on charges of phone-hacking, illegal payments to a public official and perverting the course of justice after a hugely expensive, high-profile eight-month trial at London's Old Bailey court. News UK, the British newspaper arm of News Corp. ...


Watch an intense new trailer for Christopher Nolan’s ‘Interstellar’

Watch an intense new trailer for Christopher Nolan's 'Interstellar'The early trailers for Interstellar only ever teased how epic Christopher Nolan's latest movie will be, but this new trailer is going all out. To be clear: this is the trailer that's probably showing you half of the movie, but it's all so gorgeous that it's hard to look away. We see a destroyed Earth, a desperate mission into space, and strange discoveries on a marvelous new world. The film comes out on November 7th, but Paramount has just announced that it'll also be showing in IMAX two days earlier. We'll be waiting impatiently until then.


Review: A former Apple engineer showed me the future of wearables

Review: A former Apple engineer showed me the future of wearablesWearable devices comprise the next exciting frontier for consumer electronics. Or so we’ve been told. The sad truth is that wearables have been around for years already and we have yet to see anything truly exciting hit the market. Tech giants like Sony, Samsung and soon Apple are aggressively moving into wearables now that growth in the smartphone and tablet markets is slowing, but the pitch for these new devices — you won’t have to take your phone out of your pocket as often — isn’t exactly resonating with the general public quite yet. But I have seen the future of wearable technology and it’s much more exciting than you might think. Right now, even the best fitness tracker in


New York Times cutting 100 jobs, NYT Opinion app

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Times Co. is launching another round of buyouts and layoffs, telling staff on Wednesday that it must cut 100 newsroom jobs to further reduce costs and focus resources on its digital operations. It's also axing its NYT Opinion app after four months and relegating the NYT Now app to a smartphone-only product aimed at new and younger readers, after the lower-priced subscription products failed to take off as hoped.

Windows 10 Technical Preview now available to download

Windows 10 Technical Preview now available to downloadMicrosoft only unveiled Windows 10 to the world yesterday, but you can already download a preview version of the new operating system today. The Windows 10 Technical Preview is designed for enthusiasts, developers, and enterprise customers to evaluate the latest changes to Windows. Microsoft has created a special insiders program to deliver regular updates throughout the Windows 10 development cycle, and those who sign up will get the very latest software to test.


Samsung said to invest $560M in TV production

Samsung said to invest $560M in TV productionSamsung is expanding its manufacturing operations in Vietnam, with a massive complex that will reportedly focus on televisions.>


Is ‘Bendgate’ forcing clothing companies to design jeans with enormous pockets?

Is ‘Bendgate’ forcing clothing companies to design jeans with enormous pockets?We first started hearing rumblings about clothing designers creating bigger pockets for bigger smartphones last year, but now the release of the iPhone 6 Plus and the accompanying Bendgate fiasco may be getting them to take making bigger pockets more seriously than ever before. RELATED: Is that a phablet in your pocket? Uniqlo, a clothing company, told Quartz, “We are having conversations currently with the product development team regarding technology overall, and how our clothes can provide compatibility from a user perspective. Jean pockets is one of those conversations.” Business Insider is reporting that many clothing companies are talking about making their pocket sizes bigger to accommodate that 5.5 inches of iPhone that some pockets just won’t fit. American Eagle, J. Crew, L.L. Bean, Lee


This bent iPhone 6 poster is perfect

This bent iPhone 6 poster is perfectBillboards can be big and unwieldy things. Sometimes big things need to bend a little to fit into the limited space of our puny little planet. And sometimes the thing that's being advertised is so perfectly in sync with the billboard's shape as to require no further explanation.


7 awesome paid iPhone apps you can get for free for a limited time ($37 value!)

7 awesome paid iPhone apps you can get for free for a limited time ($37 value!)Another day, another batch of nifty paid iPhone and iPad apps that are now free downloads for a limited time. Tuesday brought a batch of six solid apps worth nearly $50 combined (some of them are still free), and now we have seven more paid apps worth $37 altogether that are all completely free right now — but only if you hurry! These are paid iPhone and iPad apps that have been made available for free for a limited time by their developers. There is no way to tell how long they will be free. These sales could end an hour from now or a week from now — obviously, the only thing we can guarantee is that they are free at


World’s 1st bullet train, made in Japan, turns 50

In this Sept. 24, 2014 photo, a Shinkansen bullet train arrives at Tokyo Station in Tokyo. Japan launched its bullet train between Tokyo and Osaka 50 years ago Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014.(AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi)TOKYO (AP) — It was, retired Japanese railway engineer Fumihiro Araki recalls, "like flying in the sky."


Telecom Italia chairman says no contact with Trujillo

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Telecom Italia Chairman Giuseppe Recchi said on Wednesday there has been no contact with Sol Trujillo following reports that the U.S. businessman is interested in bidding for a stake in the Italian telecoms group. "I have never heard about him. He has never called us. For me he does not exist. We have no contacts," Recchi told reporters on the sidelines of a conference in Brussels. Asked whether a bid from Trujillo could have a chance of succeeding, Recchi said: "Telecom Italia is a listed company. Any investor can buy shares. ...

This could be our first look at HTC’s gorgeous new phone with a hugely improved 13-megapixel camera

This could be our first look at HTC’s gorgeous new phone with a hugely improved 13-megapixel cameraWhether it’s running on Android or Windows Phone software, the HTC One (M8) is one of the best smartphones currently on the market. It’s sleek, it’s powerful and it looks great, but it has one major issue: the camera just isn’t up to snuff. It might look the part, but the UltraPixel camera doesn’t stack up against most flagship devices. That’s where the One (M8 Eye) comes in. LAST TIME: Is HTC about to finally deliver the killer smartphone camera its fans deserve? Late last month, reports of a new phone from HTC began to surface. The new phone would apparently fix our biggest problem with the original HTC One (M8) and would be unveiled before the end of October. We still don’t have


Sprint fights AT&T by doubling shared data plans through October

Sprint fights AT&T by doubling shared data plans through OctoberSprint is trying to one-up AT&T on data plan offerings — again. Over the weekend, AT&T began a promotion that doubles the data offered in its largest family share plans, and now Sprint is striking back by making its plans offer twice as much as that. Sprint's new plans offer 60GB per month for $130, 80GB for $160, and 120GB for $225, though additional per-line fees will raise those prices if you're already a customer.


Exclusive: Goldman leads investment by Wall Street in new communications platform

A Goldman Sachs sign is seen over the company's trading stall on the floor at the New York Stock ExchangeBy Lauren Tara LaCapra NEW YORK (Reuters) - After spending two years developing a wide-ranging communications tool for Wall Street, Goldman Sachs Group Inc says it has reached the perfect pitch.     On Wednesday, Goldman and 13 partners plan to announce a $66 million investment in a new company called Symphony Communication Services Holdings LLC, according to a draft press release viewed by Reuters. The partners are all financial services firms, including major global banks and asset managers. ...


Microsoft’s new Sway app is a tool to build elegant websites

Microsoft’s new Sway app is a tool to build elegant websitesMicrosoft is launching Sway today, a new app that’s part of the company’s Office family of products. In its most basic form, Sway allows anyone to create a beautiful website from just images and text without any effort, and it’s all what you see is what you get (WYSIWYG) — a modern and simple version of FrontPage. Despite that, Microsoft is taking an interesting approach with Sway, using the company’s powerful Azure cloud servers to suggest page layouts and quickly render content on the fly.


Russia to develop cyberspace ‘security’ without ‘total control’

Russian President Vladimir Putin chairs a Security Council meeting at the Kremlin in Moscow on October 1, 2014Moscow (AFP) - President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday said Russia must increase its cybersecurity but pledged not to impose total control over the Internet, amid fears Moscow is mulling whether to limit access to the worldwide Web.


How to avoid the horrible iOS 8 bug that could delete your files

How to avoid the horrible iOS 8 bug that could delete your filesApple has had one headache after another over the past few weeks, spanning from the media circus that is “Bendgate” to a buggy iOS 8.0.1 update that bricked about 40,000 new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus handsets. Among all of these issues lies a fairly serious bug in iOS 8 that has been causing major headaches for users — but luckily, there’s a simple way to avoid the issue altogether. DON’T MISS: iPhone 6 vs. iPhone 6 Plus vs. iPhone 5s: The definitive camera showdown In a nutshell, iOS 8 has a huge bug that has impacted several users who perform a reset on their devices using iOS’s “Reset All Settings” function. In performing the wipe, some users have found


LG’s F60, a midrange phone with 4G LTE, launches this week

LG's F60, a midrange phone with 4G LTE, launches this weekThe device, which will reach Europe first, features a 4.5-inch display, 4GB or 8GB of built-in storage, and Android 4.4.2 KitKat.>


Jony Ive profiled in Vogue as Apple Watch fashion blitz continues

Jony Ive profiled in Vogue as Apple Watch fashion blitz continuesIt's a big moment for Jony Ive. Apple's chief designer and his team spent three years crafting the Apple Watch before Tim Cook revealed it to the world last month. Now, Apple is trying to position the watch both as a must-have gadget and a luxury fashion item that belongs in the same conversation as the world's finest timepieces. When you're trying to make the latter argument, Vogue is a good publication to have in your corner. ...


Sprint doubles AT&T’s double-the-data wireless promotion

Lynn La/CNETUnder new CEO Marcelo Claure, Sprint is keeping the pressure on its larger competitors and going directly after AT&T.>


5 stunning iPhone 6 docks you have to check out

5 stunning iPhone 6 docks you have to check outTalk about first world problems… each and every time Apple comes out with a redesigned iPhone, buyers need to go out and find a whole new set of accessories to go with it. Beautiful new cases and other add-ons are always difficult to come by because there are so many options out there. Simple Google searches can lead to hours of digging, and you know you won’t find the best available options by going down to your local big-box retailer. Luckily, BGR is once again happy to do the heavy lifting for you. DON’T MISS: iPhone 6 review Since smartphones need to be charged at least once per day, a smartphone dock can easily end up being one of your


Putin rules out Internet curbs despite cyber attacks

Russian President Vladimir Putin meets with his Kazakh counterpart Nursultan Nazarbayev in the city of AtyrauBy Alexei Anishchuk MOSCOW (Reuters) - President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday he would not restrict Internet access for Russians but Moscow must protect state domains against a surge of cyber attacks since the Ukraine crisis began. His remarks were intended to douse speculation that he plans a crackdown on use of the Internet, which he has called a "CIA project" used to organize protests against him, as tensions mount with the West over the Ukraine crisis. ...


Apple Pay to Work with Siri (Report)

Apple Pay to Work with Siri (Report)"Siri, pull out my credit card." That's exactly what you'll be able to tell your iPhone soon, if folks with access to the iOS 8.1 beta are to be believed. According to a beta user, Apple's voice-activated assistant will be upgraded to work closely with Apple Pay, which is expected to arrive sometime this month. As pointed out by 9to5Mac, Twitter user Lakewooder noticed Siri's new ability when toying with the iOS 8.1 beta.


Ex-Apple managers spill dirt on what it’s like to work there, say Apple execs ‘are nuts’

Ex-Apple managers spill dirt on what it’s like to work there, say Apple execs ‘are nuts’Do you love working long hours, spending a lot of time away from your family, and dealing with insanely demanding bosses? If so then there’s a little company in Cupertino that just might be the perfect place for you to set up shop.  Via 9to5Mac, two former Apple managers recently published a podcast where they talked about their experiences working for the company and what becomes very clear very quickly is that working at Apple probably isn’t for everyone. RELATED: Apple designer walks away from job, dishes dirt on what it’s like to work there Don Melton, Apple’s former Director of Internet Technologies, and Nitin Ganatra, its former Director of iOS Apps, start off their podcast by describing how Sunday


Google to offer schools, students unlimited storage for free

GoogleCurrying favor with educators and the next generation of workers, Google lifts the 30GB limit on its free Google Apps service for education customers.>


Comcast beefs up X1 cloud-based cable in San Francisco

X1 is Comcast's cable TV software that moves the brains of cable TV into the cloud rather than being locked in a set-top box in the living roomComcast inches closer to box-free TV in the country's tech hub by adding streaming of live TV to mobile devices in the home and the ability to download anything recorded to its DVR onto a gadget.>


Can a massive seawall save New York from flooding?

Can a massive seawall save New York from flooding?Come along with The Verge for the second season of Detours. We’ve traveled across the country to find the people, groups, and companies that are solving America’s problems in new and unconventional ways.


Get an Acer 11.6-inch touchscreen Chromebook for $219.99

AcerOr a non-touchscreen model for $179.99. Plus: Three bonus deals, including a seriously sweet Xbox freebie!>


Watch the first full trailer for Ridley Scott’s biblical epic ‘Exodus’

Watch the first full trailer for Ridley Scott's biblical epic 'Exodus'If the first teaser for Ridley Scott's Exodus: Gods and Kings showed us just how somber the movie is portraying Moses' story, the first full-length trailer, which has just been released, really starts to show us why. This is the first solid look at Scott's next movie, and it's a good one: there's no denying that it's an action-packed biblical epic, but it appears that there's a lot more to it than just the action. And, when the action does hit, it looks pretty great too. The movie is out on December 12th.


Amazon, Disney close to mending strained relationship — report

Amazon, Disney close to mending strained relationship -- reportSome Disney DVD releases are back on Amazon after they were removed from the e-commerce site in August.>


100 Inspirational Business and Leadership Quotes

Some of the very best business executives, startup founders, venture capitalists, management thought leaders, and bestselling authors regularly share words of wisdom on Twitter. Here are a 100 inspirational business leadership quotes for you to enjoy and share on Twitter: Having a great idea is important. But having a great team is also...

Key players in Internet of Things promote Thread protocol at Google campus

Chris Boross, president of Thread Group and project manager at Nest Labs, during the Thread keynote.Google's Nest Labs, Samsung, Big Ass Fans and others came together to tout the burgeoning Thread standard that allows smart home devices to communicate with one another.>


Please don’t ask me to visit my bank in virtual reality

Please don't ask me to visit my bank in virtual realityHere is, without a doubt, the most dangerous thing about virtual reality: it's convinced way too many people that the highest-bandwidth solution to a problem is the best one. Do you watch Netflix? Well, what about a virtual Netflix where you walk around a video rental store and pick up a movie box to start watching?


Pressure is on: eBay needs to deliver after PayPal’s spin-off

Computer mouse with cable forming Shopping basketThe split is a logical progression for PayPal, but eBay needs to show that it's also a smart decision for its core e-commerce business as Amazon lures away sellers.>


Sophisticated iPhone and Android malware is spying on Hong Kong protesters

Sophisticated iPhone and Android malware is spying on Hong Kong protestersA fake smartphone app is being used to remotely monitor pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong, according to a report from the New York Times. Researchers from Lacoon Mobile Security say the phishing scam is spreading across the messaging application WhatsApp, through texts that read: "Check out this Android app designed by Code4HK for the coordination of OCCUPY CENTRAL!", along with a link to download software. Lacoon says the software, once downloaded, can access a user's personal data, including phone calls, text messages, and the physical location of their smartphone. ...


Watch display in Apple’s video is actually smaller than you initially thought

Watch display in Apple’s video is actually smaller than you initially thoughtWhen unveiling the Apple Watch during the iPhone 6 event, Apple showed a longer than usual 10 minutes video, narrated by its design guru Jony Ive, in which the company talked about various Apple Watch features, from hardware to software. That presentation video was later uploaded on the company’s YouTube channel, just like most of its videos, but Apple on Tuesday pulled the clip, replacing it with an edited version. As 9to5Mac reports, the first video featured an Apple Watch with a display that’s slightly bigger than the Apple Watch’s actual display. FROM EARLIER: ing sooApple Watch production reportedly starting sooner than you might think Apparently, the screen is shorter in Apple’s latest Watch introduction video than in the original


Cortana will tell you when your favorite musicians are playing nearby

Cortana will tell you when your favorite musicians are playing nearbyThe new Concert Watch feature located in Cortana's Notebook will keep you updated on whether your favorite musicians are playing in a town near you. WP Central writes that all it takes to activate this function is accessing Interests and then adding Music from the list of categories. Concert Watch reportedly uses data from Seat Geek, a ticket search and recommendation engine. It is unknown as to how Concert Watch actually identifies who your most beloved bands are, but WP Central speculates it may be related to Xbox Music. ...


Garmin announces new flagship $450 Forerunner 920XT sport watch

Garmin announces new flagship $450 Forerunner 920XT sport watchGarmin today announced the Forerunner 920XT, its latest multisport watch designed for athletes who need metrics beyond what your average fitness tracker can provide. At $449.99, you'd expect this watch to do just about everything under the sun, and it promises to offer detailed stats on swimming, biking, and running. You'll also get notifications for incoming texts, emails, calls, and calendar reminders, though the "smartwatch" functionality here isn't what anyone will be buying the 920XT for. ...


Download a preview of Windows 10

Windows 10 will bring back the much missed Start menu.After offering a first look at its forthcoming operating system yesterday, Microsoft is giving users a chance to try out a version on their own machines. The Windows 10 preview will be available for download from Wednesday, October 1.


How PayPal missed huge Apple Pay deal because of the Galaxy S5

How PayPal missed huge Apple Pay deal because of the Galaxy S5One of the most important products Apple unveiled during its iPhone 6 event is Apple Pay, the company’s official foray into mobile payments. Apple secured deals with the most important card issuers and banking institutions in the U.S. ahead of the keynote, but surprisingly left out one payments company that was rumored in the days preceding the announcement to be working together with the iPhone maker. Bank Innovation, which provided many details about Apple Pay long before its official name was revealed, has found out more details about Apple’s negotiations with PayPal, and why it kicked it out of the Apple Pay business. FROM EARLIER: iPhone 6: This might be Apple’s smartest marketing trick for selling even more units Apparently, the


New iPad to offer gold option: report

The iPad Air (R) and iPad MiniA new report from Bloomberg tallies with earlier rumors that Apple will be adopting the same color palette it uses for iPhones on the next generation iPad Air.


Samsung to invest $560 million in Vietnam TV production plant

A man walks out of Samsung Electronics' headquarters in SeoulSEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea's Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Wednesday that it will invest $560 million to build a consumer appliances production complex in Vietnam, its latest move to build manufacturing capacity in the country. Samsung, the world's largest TV maker, said in a statement the new 700,000 square meter complex will mainly produce televisions. Samsung has been investing heavily in production facilities in Vietnam across business segments including smartphones in a bid to lower production costs. ...


Nervous Chinese officials search pigeon anuses for bombs

Nervous Chinese officials search pigeon anuses for bombsOfficials in China this week examined the anuses of 10,000 pigeons that were set to be released today in celebration of National Day, amid government fears of a possible terrorist attack. According to reports from state-run media outlets, the birds had their feathers, legs, and anuses searched for "suspicious objects" yesterday, before being packed onto a truck and sent to Tiananmen Square in Beijing for today's ceremony. Many reports on the probe disappeared from China's tightly-controlled media after being published, though some articles and tweets remain online.


Tomorrow Daily 060: Windows 10, Netflix versus movie theaters, a neural activity hat, and more

Tomorrow Daily 060: Windows 10, Netflix versus movie theaters, a neural activity hat, and moreOn today's show, we dive into Windows 10 and some of its new features, get excited about Netflix's plan to release an upcoming film the same day it hits theaters, and check out a weird 3D-printed hat that changes color based on your brain activity.>


Delightful ‘Thunderbirds’ documentary goes behind the strings

Mary Turner and Judith Shutt get reacquainted with Thunderbird Gordon Tracy and Captain Scarlet.Stand by for action! The new documentary "Filmed in Supermarionation" goes behind the strings of Gerry Anderson's puppet shows "Thunderbirds", "Captain Scarlet" and "Stingray".>


Hackers charged with stealing Xbox, ‘Call of Duty,’ and US Army secrets worth over $100 million

Hackers charged with stealing Xbox, 'Call of Duty,' and US Army secrets worth over $100 millionFour hackers have been jointly charged with conspiracies to commit computer fraud, copyright infringement, wire fraud, mail fraud, identity theft, and theft of trade secrets. Individually, they have been charged with counts of aggravated identity theft, unauthorized computer access, copyright infringement, and wire fraud.


These solid state hard drives will self-destruct if you text them

These solid state hard drives will self-destruct if you text themBritish company Secure Drives' Autothysis128s and Autothysis128t are solid state drives with 128GB of storage space. The SSDs are like piggy banks — once you've made the decision to delete the data, the drive is physically destroyed, with the NAND flash chips and security controller broken inside the drive's enclosure.


App teaches kindergartners basic computer coding

In this Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014 photo, Aiden Crott, 7, center, helps Daniel Hernadez, 5, with his ScratchJr iPad program while Talia Levitt, 7, right, works with hers at the Eliot-Pearson Children's School in Medford, Mass. Researchers created the app that teaches basic computer programming to kindergartners. (AP Photo/Stephan Savoia)CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — This computer programming app is so easy to use that even a kindergartener can do it.


Microsoft teases Windows 10 phone and Xbox interfaces

Microsoft teases Windows 10 phone and Xbox interfacesMicrosoft's Windows 10 unveiling was focused on the desktop and the enterprise, but the company also dropped some significant hints at its future direction for phone and Xbox. While there was no meaningful discussion about the user interface changes to Windows Phone and Xbox, Microsoft did reveal some changes in an image highlighting Windows 10 across multiple devices. Traditional Windows Phone devices appear to feature the familiar tiled interface with Windows 10 that currently exists with Windows Phone 8.1, scaling all the way up to devices with 6-inch displays. ...


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