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  • U.S. trade judge rules Arista infringes more Cisco network patents
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - Arista Networks Inc used rival Cisco Systems Inc's network device technology in its ethernet switches without permission, a U.S. trade judge ruled on Friday, handing Cisco yet another win in a sprawling legal battle over patents…
    - 1 day ago 10 Dec 16, 12:10am -
  • Obama orders review of 2016 election cyber attacks
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama has ordered intelligence agencies to review cyber attacks and foreign intervention into the 2016 election and deliver a report before he leaves office on Jan. 20, the White House said on Friday.
    - 1 day ago 9 Dec 16, 8:59pm -
  • Samsung to disable Note 7 phones in the U.S. via software update
    (Reuters) - Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Friday that a software update for Galaxy Note 7 smartphones will be released mid-December in the United States preventing them from charging and functioning as mobile phones, rendering them useless.
    - 1 day ago 9 Dec 16, 6:12pm -
  • Exclusive: Japan's TDK in talks to buy iPhone supplier InvenSense - sources
    (Reuters) - Japanese electronic parts maker TDK Corp is in talks to acquire InvenSense Inc, a U.S. chip maker that produces motion sensors for Apple Inc and Samsung Electronics Co, people familiar with the matter said on Friday.
    - 2 days ago 9 Dec 16, 5:50pm -
  • Fugitive Indian tycoon Mallya cries foul over Twitter hack
    MUMBAI (Reuters) - Fugitive Indian businessman Vijay Mallya said on Friday that his Twitter account had been penetrated by a hacking group called Legion, which posted links to what it alleged were details of Mallya's bank accounts, offshore investmen…
    - 2 days ago 9 Dec 16, 3:50pm -

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WSJD - Technology

  • !Need a Breakthrough? Offer Prize Money!
    Sponsors hope everyday ‘makers’ can jump-start progress in smartphone voice recognition, carbon emissions and new uses for canned tuna. All told, more than 30,000 significant prizes are awarded every year worth $2 billion and growing.
    - 2 hours ago 11 Dec 16, 4:00am -
  • !Many of Silicon Valley's Top Leaders to Attend Meeting With Trump
    Many of Silicon Valley’s most prominent executives are expected to attend President-elect Donald Trump’s tech meeting in New York this Wednesday, people familiar with the plans said Saturday.
    - 5 hours ago 11 Dec 16, 12:31am -
  • !Apple's Mysterious AirPods Delay Marks Rare Misstep
    Three months after trumpeting the AirPods as a breakthrough technology, Apple still hasn’t made them available. The company says it needs time before the wireless airbuds are ready for consumers.
    - 17 hours ago 10 Dec 16, 12:44pm -
  • Snapchat Parent Met With Potential Investors Ahead of Planned IPO
    Executives at Snap Inc. have held a series of meetings with potential investors in recent weeks ahead of the virtual-messaging company’s hotly anticipated IPO, according to people familiar with the discussions.
    - 1 day ago 10 Dec 16, 3:31am -
  • Cisco Wins Another Patent Ruling Against Arista
    Cisco Systems Inc. has persuaded an International Trade Commission judge that Arista Networks Inc. infringed two Cisco patents, the latest development in a high-profile legal tussle between the two Silicon Valley rivals.
    - 1 day ago 10 Dec 16, 1:45am -

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WIRED

  • !Tech’s Biggest Showdown Is Unfolding in Your Living Room
    The tech behind the Amazon Echo, Google Home, and Microsoft's Project Evo is at the heart of a three-way rivalry that will define the industry for years. The post Tech's Biggest Showdown Is Unfolding in Your Living Room appeared first on WIRED.
    - 18 hours ago 10 Dec 16, 12:00pm -
  • !22 Gifts That Will Give You Serious Design Cred
    A good gift is a thoughtful gift---and a thoughtfully designed one, too. The post 22 Gifts That Will Give You Serious Design Cred appeared first on WIRED.
    - 18 hours ago 10 Dec 16, 12:00pm -
  • !14 Gift Ideas Every New Parent Would Love
    You can't put sleep in a box, so try one of these instead. The post 14 Gift Ideas Every New Parent Would Love appeared first on WIRED.
    - 18 hours ago 10 Dec 16, 12:00pm -
  • !Security News This Week: Russian Hackers Are Targeting Germany Now, Too
    Each weekend we round up the news stories that we didn't break or cover in depth but that still deserve your attention. The post Security News This Week: Russian Hackers Are Targeting Germany Now, Too appeared first on WIRED.
    - 18 hours ago 10 Dec 16, 12:00pm -
  • !Let’s Make Morphing Cars That Double as SUVs
    What if, instead of choosing one kind of car, you could simply extend your truck or SUV at the touch of a button? The post Let's Make Morphing Cars That Double as SUVs appeared first on WIRED.
    - 18 hours ago 10 Dec 16, 12:00pm -

Slashdot

  • !Ask Slashdot: What's The Best Geeky Gift For Children?
    Everyone's suggesting gifts to teach the next generation of geeks about science, technology, engineering, and math. Slashdot reader theodp writes:In "My Guide to Holiday Gifts," Melinda Gates presents "a STEM gift guide" [which] pales by comparison…
    - 1 hour ago 11 Dec 16, 4:34am -
  • !Why Apple Just Invested in Wind Turbines In China
    An anonymous reader quotes CNN Money:Apple's latest deal in China doesn't have anything to do with smartphones. The tech giant is investing in the Chinese wind power industry, turning to the world's most populous country to help it achieve its goal…
    - 3 hours ago 11 Dec 16, 2:34am -
  • !Struggling Workers Found Sleeping In Tents Behind Amazon's Warehouse
    "At least three tents have been spotted in woodland beside the online retail giant's base," reports a Scottish newspaper -- hidden behind trees, but within sight of Amazon's warehouse, and right next to a busy highway. An anonymous reader writes:Des…
    - 5 hours ago 11 Dec 16, 12:34am -
  • !Analysts Tout 'State of The Developer' Survey By Awarding RPG Characters
    An anonymous reader writes: Analysts at VisionMobile have begun conducting this year's "State of the Developer" Survey -- their perennial assessment of salaries, skills, and tools -- but this time with a twist. "Based on your responses, you'll find o…
    - 6 hours ago 10 Dec 16, 11:34pm -
  • !Inside the NYPD's Attempt To Build Community Trust Through Twitter
    mirandakatz writes: When the NYPD rolled out its Twitter presence a couple years back, it didn't go so smoothly: the @NYPDNews account tweeted a request: 'Do you have a photo with a member of the NYPD? Tweet us & tag it #myNYPD,' and by midnight the…
    - 7 hours ago 10 Dec 16, 10:34pm -

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