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Facebook scoops up link-sharing service Branch and sister service Potluck

Facebook scoops up link-sharing service Branch and sister service Potluck

| January 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Social reticulated king Facebook has agreed to acquisition link-sharing service Branch and sister work Potluck. Ironically enough, Branch CEO Josh Miller announced the acquisition via Facebook post earlier today but stopped petulant of disclosing a purchase price. The startup was accomplished to raise $2 million early without ceasing from a number of investors including SV [...]

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Chrome 32 arrives with noisy tab indicators, Chrome OS-like Metro UI

Chrome 32 arrives with noisy tab indicators, Chrome OS-like Metro UI

| January 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Google announced Tuesday the free of Chrome 32 for Windows, Linux and Mac. It's common of the biggest updates to the browser in late times. Apart from security fixes, and immovability and performance updates, the new translation brings along many new and helpful features including tab indicators for strong and video, a new look notwithstanding [...]

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Marvel removes digital download availability for its games

Marvel removes digital download availability for its games

| January 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

A slew of Marvel-based titles wish been yanked from digital storefronts, including Steam, Xbox Live, and the Playstation Network. This word come on the heels of a modern Marvel “New Years sale” that was freckled on Facebook. Titles like Deadpool, Spider-Man: Shattered Dimensions, X-Men: Destiny, and a mass of other super-human releases saw large price [...]

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Samsung showcases trio of tablets at CES as part of Galaxy Tab Pro line

Samsung showcases trio of tablets at CES as part of Galaxy Tab Pro line

| January 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Samsung recently unveiled a trio of new tablets at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. All members of the Galaxy Tab Pro fill, the slates are available in 12.2-, 10.1- and 8.4-inch screen sizes with a uniform boldness of 2,560 x 1,600 and LTE / HSPA radios as antidote to all. The biggest of [...]

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Intel’s Internet TV project failed because they couldn’t secure content deals

Intel’s Internet TV project failed because they couldn’t secure content deals

| January 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Intel was underhand testing a set-top box through more than 2,000 employees be unconsumed summer as the company was economical no expense to get said box up and running. But as the year ticked by, rumors surfaced that Intel was looking to offload the besides-to-be launched service for around $500 million. Buy why? As Intel [...]

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Steam Machines from over a dozen partners to be showcased at CES

Steam Machines from over a dozen partners to be showcased at CES

| January 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Valve direction be holding a special conference in Las Vegas at 8PM EST where it will share more about its Steam Machines beginning and what’s in great quantity for the company in the of the present day year. A range of hardware decree be on display at the CES 2014 splendor floor and some early [...]

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Tribune acquires Sony’s Gracenote business for $170 million

Tribune acquires Sony’s Gracenote business for $170 million

| January 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Sony forward Monday announced that the company has entered into every agreement to sell off its Gracenote symphony data unit to Chicago-based Tribune beneficial to $170 million. The announcement comes accurate five years after the consumer electronics conglomerate bought the media identifying service according to $260 million. Founded in 1998, Gracenote provides largest database of [...]

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Roku 3 owners finally get an official YouTube channel, support for other models coming next year

Roku 3 owners finally get an official YouTube channel, support for other models coming next year

| January 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Up to the time when now, the lack of an officer YouTube app has been a greater flaw in the Roku's other causes decent line-up of media appease options. But today the company took to its blog to modify all that. Roku has announced that Roku 3 owners in the US, Canada, UK and the [...]

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Amazon sold 36.8 million items on Cyber Monday en route to best holiday season ever

Amazon sold 36.8 million items on Cyber Monday en route to best holiday season ever

| January 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Amazon has revealed that the 2013 holiday shopping fit time was their biggest to date across the board. Customers purchased more than 36.8 very great number items during Cyber Monday – or about 426 items every second – and Amazon sold greater amount of than a million Prime annual memberships for the period of the [...]

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Fallout, Fallout 2, Fallout Tactics removed from GOG due to rights issue

Fallout, Fallout 2, Fallout Tactics removed from GOG due to rights issue

| January 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

GOG.com has been compelled to remove its digital copies of Fallout, Fallout 2, and Fallout Tactics, acknowledgments to a legal battle between Bethesda and Interplay. This is the decisive product of the two year slow lawsuit, in which Bethesda earned the rights to a Fallout MMO, as well as the transfer of wholly Fallout IP [...]

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