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Motorola announces Android 4.4.3 update for Moto X, Moto G, and Moto E will start rolling out this week

Motorola today announced it is rolling out Android 4.4.3, which was just released by Google, to the Moto X, Moto G, and Moto E this (...)

2014-06-02
Communicate with confidence: How to be more assertive

This post originally appeared on the Crew blog. I used to hate answering questions in class. I mean what if I got it wrong or what (...)

2014-06-02
Google launches Chrome extension End-to-End for sending and receiving encrypted emails in the browser

Google today launched a new Chrome extension called End-to-End for sending and receiving emails securely. As its name implies, the (...)

2014-06-02
Google begins detailing email encryption rates in its Transparency Report

Google revealed today that it has added a new Safer Email section to its Transparency Report in order to document the percentage of (...)

2014-06-02
Google to drop Internet Explorer 9 support in AdWords on June 30, 2014

Google today announced it will be dropping support for Internet Explorer 9 in AdWords at the end of the month. On June 30, 2014, IE (...)

2014-06-02
Instagram introduces new creative editing tools to help you fine-tune your photos

With version 6.0 rolling out today, uber-popular photo- and video-sharing service Instagram is introducing a slew of new creative (...)

2014-06-02
6 Tactics for More Email Subscribers and Safer Money

It’s not about Facebook and Twitter. Seems like a shocking thing to say on a blog about social media, right? Well, it’s (...)

2014-06-02
7 rebranding mistakes you should avoid

Ilya Pozin is a serial entrepreneur, writer, and investor. He is the founder of online video entertainment platform Pluto.TV, social (...)

2014-06-02
Motorola’s Moto Stream is a Bluetooth accessory that adds wireless music control to any speaker

Motorola today unveiled some new hardware, but it’s not a smartphone or smartwatch. Called the Moto Stream, it’s a low-cost peripheral (...)

2014-06-02
Ready for business: Todoist takes its productivity and task-management tools to the enterprise

Task-management startup Todoist has launched a new business B2B product called… wait for it… Todoist for Business. The perennially (...)

2014-06-02
Facebook acquires Finnish mobile data startup Pryte to help bring affordable internet access to all

Facebook has acquired a Finnish startup called Pryte, a yet-to-launch company that enables single-click mobile data purchases on a (...)

2014-06-02
Airbnb eyes China growth with a deal that reaches out to Chinese tourists

There are already listings on Airbnb for properties in Chinese cities, but the site doesn’t have an official presence in China. (...)

2014-06-02
Internetopia: New crowdsourced drawing spotlights a teeming universe of human psychodrama

Internetopia, a massive, crowdsourced Web drawing by artist Benjamin Redford, started out as an experiment to envision what physical streets (...)

2014-06-02
Walk Inside A Giant Wooden Maze

Brazilian artist Henrique Oliveira turns the ubiquitous wood of the favelas into strikingly powerful, large-scale conceptual art.The (...)

2014-06-01
Google Offers pulled from App Store and Google Play, as Zavers coupon service winds down

Google has removed its Google Offers app from the App Store and Google Play as it begins to wind down its Zavers digital coupon service. (...)

2014-06-02
Europe’s awash with cleaning startups as Rocket Internet’s Helpling expands to four new countries

There’s flurry of activity in the ‘book a professional cleaner’ startup space in Europe right now. Case in point: Rocket Internet’s (...)

2014-06-02
Check out Valve’s latest VR headset prototype

Although a number of Valve employees have jumped ship to Oculus VR, it seems the beloved video game developer and Steam overlord hasn’t (...)

2014-06-02
Opera 22 for Mac and Windows arrives with new themes, and ‘silent’ updates for Windows

Opera has released the latest version of its desktop browser for Windows and Mac today. With Opera 22, the Norwegian firm has introduced (...)

2014-06-02
Sony unveils the Xperia T3, touted as the world’s slimmest 5.3-inch smartphone

Sony announced a new smartphone today, the Xperia T3, which it touts as the world’s slimmest 5.3-inch smartphone. The Xperia T3, (...)

2014-06-02
HTC’s new One E8 is a plastic, dual-SIM version of its flagship One M8 smartphone

HTC has announced a new variant of its flagship HTC One M8 smartphone, the plastic-clad HTC One E8. The device resembles its big (...)

2014-06-02
Japanese gaming giant DeNA is launching its own genetic testing service

Tech giants are increasingly stepping up efforts in the science industry. After Google formed a company last year that focuses (...)

2014-06-02
Apple’s iOS 8 introduces ‘greatly improved maps’ for China, including new vector maps

Apple has pledged to make significant changes to its mapping services in China, nearly 18 months after launching the product. Apple (...)

2014-06-01
As Bing turns five, Microsoft believes it alone can provide the search experience of the future

Bing turns five years old today, since it made its debut on June 3 2009. Microsoft says it created the search engine to help people (...)

2014-06-02
Intel introduces incredibly thin Llama Mountain reference design running Windows 8.1

Intel has a long history of presenting reference designs to the public and OEMs as a means to show off new technology. Today’s Llama (...)

2014-06-02
Apple will allow Bitcoin and other virtual currency apps if they comply with local laws

Apple has finally confirmed its position on Bitcoin and other virtual currencies after updating its App Store Review Guidelines with (...)

2014-06-02
SwiftKey, Fleksy and Swype keyboards are all coming to iOS 8

Well that didn’t take long. After this morning’s announcement that Apple would support third-party keyboards in iOS 8, the three (...)

2014-06-01
Mix and Mingle With Mashable at Social Media Day NYC

Mark your calendars for June 29, 2014. To celebrate the fifth annual Social Media Day, Mashable is hosting a party at one of the (...)

2014-06-01
Apple revamps its iOS keyboard with contextual ‘QuickType’ predictive texting

Apple is revamping the stock keyboard for iOS devices. The company today unveiled QuickType, which supports predictive typing suggestions. (...)

2014-06-01
Apple announces hands-free ‘Hey, Siri’ for iOS 8, Shazam song recognition, and 22 new dictation languages

At its Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC) today, Apple announced a very important update to Siri: you can start talking to her (...)

2014-06-01
The War on Terrorism Moves to Social Media

"Try to think like a terrorist for a second. Would you like to get—free-of-charge—satellite services? Of course, you (...)

2014-06-01
TrendViz Turns News Relevant To You Into Sleek Data Visualizations

TrendViz, a new data visualization tool, streamlines your ability to filter and understand news relevant to your brand.In the age (...)

2014-06-01
Destination Brazil is the Xbox One portal for all things World Cup related, launching June 12

Football fans, or perhaps that should be Xbox One-owning football fans, rejoice! On June 12, the Xbox One’s dashboard will be updated (...)

2014-06-01
May in Latin America: All the tech news you shouldn’t miss from the past month

May was a busy month for Latin American startup scene, with companies rushing out to close deals and roll out new services before (...)

2014-06-01
The New York Times Android app now lets you switch between International and US editions

The New York Times has updated its Android app for mobile and tablet users with the option to select an international edition of (...)

2014-06-01
China clamps down on Google services ahead of 25th anniversary of Tiananmen Square protests

This week marks the 25th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square protests, one of the most controversial events in Chinese history. China (...)

2014-06-01
UK’s National Crime Agency: You have two weeks to protect against GOZeuS and CryptoLocker malware

The UK’s National Crime Agency (NCA) is urging the public to take advantage of a two-week window to protect themselves against (...)

2014-06-01
This Google Maps Easter egg lets you choose a dragon as your mode of transport

If you love Game of Thrones as much as we do, you’ve probably pondered what it would be like to have one of Khaleesi’s dragons (...)

2014-06-01
Samsung’s new Galaxy W is a 7-inch phablet that’s available in Korea only

We know that Korea is the home of phablets and Samsung, of course, so it’s no great surprise to see that the company has launched (...)

2014-06-01
The Samsung Z is the world’s first Tizen smartphone, will go on sale in Russia in Q3 2014

Samsung has finally announced the world’s first Tizen smartphone, the Samsung Z. It will be available in Russia in the third quarter (...)

2014-06-01
Remember Gangnam Style? It just became the first video to pass 2 billion YouTube views.

Remember Gangnam Style? The song may no longer be fresh and PSY may no longer be unknown, but it continues to be hugely popular after (...)

2014-06-01
Is your brand ready to enter China? Three key questions to consider

Eric Lin is the Executive Director, Pacific Rim at Siegel+Gale. Despite the recent slowdown, China still presents significant growth (...)

2014-05-31
How a mobile app for honesty can make you a better marketer

Chris Bolman is the Director of Growth at Percolate. This post originally appeared on the Percolate blog. Over the summer of 2013, (...)

2014-05-31
Windows 8.1 finally passes Windows 8 in market share, Windows 7 climbs back over 50%

May was the seventh full month of availability for Microsoft’s latest operating system version: Windows 8.1 continues to grow slowly (...)

2014-05-31
Forget vacuum cleaners, Dyson prototyped a Google Glass-like AR headset

21 years ago and 5,127 prototypes later, James Dyson launched one of the world’s first mass-produced cyclonic vacuum cleaners. And (...)

2014-05-31
10 LGBT-Rights Activists to Follow on Twitter

June marks LGBT Pride Month, chosen to commemorate the 1969 Stonewall riots, a violent protest between police and visitors at the (...)

2014-05-31
10 Gay Rights Activists to Follow on Twitter

June marks LGBT Pride Month, chosen to commemorate the 1969 Stonewall riots, a violent protest between police and visitors at the (...)

2014-05-31
Samsung confirms plans for Tizen-based smart TVs, will release SDK to developers in July

Samsung is ramping up its preparations to release products based on the new Tizen operating system after it announced plans to introduce an SDK (...)

2014-05-31
Airbnb testing in-app concierge feature that connects you with real people at your destination

Over the last few weeks, Airbnb has been testing a new “local companion” feature that connects you with real people that live (...)

2014-05-30

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