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  1. Twitter invests in MIT lab focused on online social movements - PCWorld


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    Twitter invests in MIT lab focused on online social movements
    PCWorld
    Twitter is investing US$10 million in a lab at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology to build platforms for online collaboration by people on civic and political issues. The Laboratory for Social Machines (LSM) set up by MIT Media Lab will have access to ...
    Twitter grants USD10m to MIT for social data analysis, new toolsZawya (registration)
    Twitter Gives MIT $10 Million to Study the Social Impact of TechBusinessweek
    Twitter-funded lab to seek social media insightsMSN Malaysia News
    WSB Radio -Boing Boing -International Business Times
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  2. Facebook Eases Policy on Real Names - Wall Street Journal


    MiamiHerald.com

    Facebook Eases Policy on Real Names
    Wall Street Journal
    Christopher Cox, Facebook's product chief, apologized in a post Wednesday to people affected by the recent sweep. He said hundreds of drag queens who were flagged for violating Facebook's real-name policy will be able to use their stage names on ...
    Facebook offers apology for “real” name flapSFGate
    Quinn: You can be the authentic you on Facebook (legal name not required)San Jose Mercury News
    Facebook apologises to queer community over 'real name' policyBrisbane Times
    Bloomberg -Fortune
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  3. 'Ghost Gunner' lets people make untraceable, homemade guns - CNET


    CNET

    'Ghost Gunner' lets people make untraceable, homemade guns
    CNET
    Defense Distributed's newest project is a PC-connected milling machine that aims to streamline the process of self-assembling AR-15 semi-automatic rifles. by Dara Kerr · @darakerr; 1 October 2014 11:09 pm BST. comments. 0. facebook. twitter. linkedin.
    Making a homemade metal semi-automatic rifle just got crazy easyArs Technica
    'Ghost Gunner' Makes Untraceable Guns Using a PCPC Magazine
    Desktop device to make key gun part goes on sale in USYahoo!7 News

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  4. New Spyware Targets Hong Kong Protesters' Phones - malaysiandigest.com


    Daily News & Analysis

    New Spyware Targets Hong Kong Protesters' Phones
    malaysiandigest.com
    Hong Kong's pro-democracy protesters have more to worry about than they thought -- someone is gunning after their phones, too. Lacoon Mobile Security says it has detected new spyware, Xsser, that tries to trick WhatsApp users on Android and iOS by ...
    First Chinese iOS Trojan Xsser mRAT targets Hong Kong activistsSlashGear
    Malware infiltrates Hong Kong protestors' devicesThe Westside Story
    Hong Kong Protesters' Phones Targeted by Chinese Malware, Experts SayNBCNews.com

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  5. NVIDIA Shield Tablet with LTE now available at AT&T for $399 - The Westside Story


    The Westside Story

    NVIDIA Shield Tablet with LTE now available at AT&T for $399
    The Westside Story
    Nvidia (NASDAQ: NVDA), on Thursday released an update to its Shield Tablet. It gives users the update to version 1.2, which comes with some important enhancements and major bug fixes. nvidia-shield-tablet. The fixes include enhanced Shield hub features ...
    Nvidia Shield Tablet 4G Hands-On: Gaming On The GoGizmodo Australia
    NVIDIA Shield 32GB LTE Gaming Tablet Now Available for $399Maximum PC
    NVIDIA Shield tablet update brings new featuresAndroid Community
    Forbes -ITProPortal -DroidGamers
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  6. Microsoft Hopes Customers Forget the Past by Skipping to Windows 10 - eWeek


    eWeek

    Microsoft Hopes Customers Forget the Past by Skipping to Windows 10
    eWeek
    NEWS ANALYSIS: Microsoft makes the technical preview of Windows 10 available to anyone who dares to use it. But to borrow a concept from the Mythbusters cable show, don't try this at home. This is for experts. NEW YORK—The advent of Windows 10 took ...
    Hands on with Windows 10's new featuresSydney Morning Herald
    Windows 10 Preview AvailableWNWO NBC 24
    Windows 10: Return of the traditional desktop experience could finally redeem ...Firstpost
    Mashable -The Age -Computerworld
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  7. Hong Kong Crashes Great Firewall With FireChat - Voice of America


    Voice of America

    Hong Kong Crashes Great Firewall With FireChat
    Voice of America
    WASHINGTON —. Large-scale civic uprisings tend to spawn their own titles – Ukraine's “Orange Revolution” for example, the “Velvet Revolution” in then-Czechoslovakia, or the newly minted “Umbrella Uprising” presently underway in Hong Kong. These days ...
    Messaging app boon for Hong Kong protestersSky News Australia
    Protests propel FireChat app to top spot in Hong KongLos Angeles Times
    Burning Man App Becomes Tool for Hong Kong ProtestorsBillboard
    TIME
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  8. Verizon decides against throttling unlimited LTE customers - Beta Wired


    Mac Rumors

    Verizon decides against throttling unlimited LTE customers
    Beta Wired
    Verizon Wireless has reversed its stance on whether it will throttle its unlimited LTE customers, declaring that it will not be going forward with its plans to do so. Advertisement. The cellular carrier had initially made the decision to throttle any customer with an ...
    Verizon backing off plan to slow unlimited dataUPI.com
    Verizon Halts Plan to Throttle Unlimited 4G LTE UsersPC Magazine
    Verizon Wireless Unlimited LTE Customers Rejoice; Throttling Campaign ...DailyTech
    ReadWrite -Washington Post (blog) -PCWorld
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  9. T-Mobile Rises to 3rd Place, Beats Sprint in Carrier Ranking - eWeek


    eWeek

    T-Mobile Rises to 3rd Place, Beats Sprint in Carrier Ranking
    eWeek
    T-Mobile's cellular performance improved in the first half of 2014, while Sprint fell to the bottom of the rankings for the big four carriers, RootMetrics said. T-Mobile has moved into third place among the big four cellular carriers in the United States, while Sprint ...
    Sprint and Verizon Double Data After AT&T (Update)Tom's Guide
    Carriers Double Caps On Data to Poach UsersWall Street Journal
    Now Verizon Wireless is Jumping on the "Double Data" BandwagonDailyTech
    Reuters -BGR -Benchmark Monitor
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  10. For Apple's newest iPhones, taking 'upgrade' literally - Fortune


    Fox News

    For Apple's newest iPhones, taking 'upgrade' literally
    Fortune
    “Bigger than Bigger” is the tagline Apple adopted to describe its latest iPhone lineup. Indeed, the new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus are bigger than last year's models, the 5C and 5S, which have 4-inch displays. The new models have 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch ...
    Apple offers Guide to move from Android to iOSUncover Michigan
    iPhone 6 deep-dive review: A major new step in design and performanceComputerworld
    Switch from iPhone to Android, and why you shouldKomando
    Eastern Echo -Fox News -Today's iPhone
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