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Blockbuster UK Finds Buyer, Half Of Stores To Close

03/24/2013, It is merely been two months since Blockbuster UK announced that it had ended up in administration. That’s the UK’s version of filing Chapter 11. An investment bank called Gordon Brothers Europe has bought Blockbuster. The sum has not been...

New West Virginia Bill May Ban Wearing Google Glass While Driving

03/24/2013, Google Glass is yet to be released to the public. No definite release date has been announced as of now and it could probably take a long time before it becomes available in the market. Nevertheless legislators from West Virginia have already gone on the...

AT&T Adds Support For New Cell Sites In San Francisco

03/21/2013,   San Francisco is know for its strict network building regulations which is one of the reason why it’s not easy to deploy wireless networks there (it’s probably true for most sizable cities though…), but AT&T is still finding...

Windows Phone Bing Demo Reveals Powerful Speech Recognition

03/21/2013, A couple of weeks back Microsoft organised a special event just for its employees. Various upcoming technologies were demonstrated at this event. A video demo of the Bing prototype app for Windows Phone 8 was leaked and it reveals the powerful speech...

Touchscreen Kiosks With Apps To Be Installed In NYC Subways

03/20/2013, New York’s MTA has hired Control Group to install 90 touchscreen kiosks which will include a number of helpful apps in NYC subways. At first 90 of these kiosks will be installed at major subway routes such as Grand Central Station. They’ll...

Microsoft Offering Windows Developers $100 In Cash For New Apps

03/19/2013, Microsoft has started a new marketing campaign in the US geared primarily towards Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 developers. The Redmond based company is offering $100 in cash to developers who will submit new apps for both of these platforms. They can...

Microsoft Facing SEC And DOJ Probe Over Foreign Bribery

03/19/2013,   It seems like Microsoft has landed itself in some hot waters. According to the Wall Street Journal, the Redmond based company is under investigation by the Securities and Exchanges Commission as well as the Department of Justice over claims that it...

Samsung VP Confirms Watch

03/19/2013, We all have heard of rumors concerning Apple moving into the timepiece category, which would definitely be strange to the ears just like how the iPhone rumors sparked off a “Huh?!” look from certain quarters when it started to make its rounds on the...