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U.S. Consumers Now Spend More Time In Apps Than Watching TV

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ios8 At yesterday’s Apple event in San Francisco, CEO Tim Cook spoke about the need to bring apps to the TV’s big screen, while introducing the new Apple TV. Today, a new report from Flurry also highlights how apps have edged their way further into our lives, noting that, for the first time ever, the time spent inside mobile applications by the average U.S.

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First Look With The New, Siri-Enabled Apple TV

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AppleEvent_2015_2 Today at Apple’s media event we took a look at the new Apple TV. The new device is made for gaming and features an updated OS, dubbed “tvOS,” a touchpad remote that includes a motion sensor, and Siri voice control. The remote will let you fast-forward and rewind by pressing on the touch-sensitive trackpad and will let you move it around for playing games.

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iOS 9.1 Beta Now Available To Apple Developers

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ios9 Apple didn’t make a note of it during its event this afternoon in San Francisco, but the next generation of its mobile operating system, iOS 9.1, is already being seeded to developers as of today alongside the “gold master” – or final build – of iOS 9, previously announced.

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Microsoft Launches New Windows 10 Build, Vows To Keep Its Early Access Program Alive

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windows-101 Microsoft released a new Windows 10 build to its testing community today, noting in the process that the developers and fans in its ‘Insider’ program will continue to receive builds ahead of the general public.

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Retail Analytics Startup IntelligenceNODE Raises $4M From NEA And Orios

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clothing store Mumbai-based IntelligenceNODE, a big data analytics startup that serves retailers, has raised $4 million in Series A funding led by New Enterprise Associates and Orios Venture Partners. The company plans to expand in the United States and hire more engineers and data scientists to build its platform, which helps brands figure out the best merchandising strategies for their products.

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The Future Of The Web Is All About Context

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fishing Imagine a world where search engines proactively send recommended articles, people and companies to their users — and all of these recommendations are extremely helpful and relevant. This is an example of using context for discovery, and it’s the future of the Internet. Unfortunately, today’s search engines aren’t mind readers. Not even close.

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How Google’s Networking Infrastructure Has Evolved Over The Last 10 Years

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Google data center Google today announced that it wants to fix your home Wi-Fi, but internally, it has long been working on far more complex networking issues. To connect the hundreds of thousands of machines that make up a Google data center, you can’t just use a few basic routers and switches.

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Kik Raises $50M From Tencent To Become The “WeChat Of The West”

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kik3 Kik, the Canadian company behind the messaging app of the same name has announced $50M worth of funding from one of its partners, China’s Tencent (also the biggest internet company in China). This funding puts Kik’s total at $120.5M.

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Company Awarded Patent For ‘Space Elevator’

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space-elevator-close-up The space game is hot and only the strongest are going to survive.

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Study Says 80% Of Apple Watch Users Are Already Using Apple Pay

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apple-watch-event0320 Well it turns out that people who are willing to drop hundreds or thousands of dollars on gadgets like to use gadgets to spend more dollars. An exclamation point-laden report released today from Wristly, an organization that Apple has cited in the past, detailed the pretty impressive impact that Apple Watch has had on adoption of the Apple Pay service.

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