Tech News For Busy People

updated at 2:19am on 10/26/2014

Top Meme

The Register — Unless you want your network-swapping tech disabled for good, that is If you're excited about using the new iPads' multi-carrier Apple SIM in the US, don't pick AT&T as your first choice – or you'll lose the ability to switch to another operator altogether.…

ipad, apple, air

Secondary Memes

How Sundar Pichai Took Over Google

Hayley Hudson and Steven Tweedie, Tech — A big shakeup at Google was reported Friday. CEO Larry Page will be stepping back and focusing on "the bigger picture," shifting more responsibility to his right-hand man, Sundar Pichai. It's a big promotion for Pichai, who will now be in charge of Google's core products including search, maps, research...

google, pichai, sundar

Your Galaxy S5 may get Android 5.0 Lollipop in time for the holidays

Brad Reed, BGR — Great news, Galaxy S5 owners: You may not have to wait that much longer to get Android 5.0 Lollipop on your favorite phone. SamMobile's sources indicate that Lollipop will start rolling out to the Galaxy S5 sometime in December, which hopefully means you should get it on your own device before the year is...

nexus, release, google

Tertiary Memes

Twitter will buy Twitpic’s photo archive

Mark Sullivan, VentureBeat — The photos you’ve posted on Twitpic are safe, for now. Twitpic found itself in a trademark dispute with...

twitpic, twitter, photo

Googler Jumps From Stratosphere, Breaking Baumgartner's Record

Georgia Wells, Digits — Google executive Alan Eustace jumped from a helium balloon and fell to earth from over 135,000 feet on...

record, google, eustace

Bracket Computing Launches to Virtualize Public, Private Clouds

eWeek - RSS Feed — Startup Bracket Computing encapsulates all of an enterprise's IT assets and services--cloud or whatever--into...

cloud, robots, computing

Super Smash Bros. Amiibo figures are part trophy, part protégé

Ludwig Kietzmann, Joystiq RSS Feed — Nintendo is getting into the figurine game with a lineup called "amiibo" (disregard for capitalization...

game, smash, bros

Whisper CEO suspends editorial team, but maintains that the Guardian report is inaccurate

Mathew Ingram, Gigaom Search » Vertical » Mobile — Whisper's CEO says the anonymous social network has put its editorial team on leave while it investigates...

whisper, guardian, report

Aang's Grandkids Get Their Own Adventure On Legend Of Korra

Lauren Davis on io9, shared by Mike Fahey to Kotaku, Kotaku — One of the particularly great things about Legend of Korra Book 4 is the way it has managed to, ahem, balance...

korra, legend, game


This edition of refinr was published on 10/26/2014 at 2:19am. The previous edition was posted on 10/26/2014 at 1:17am.


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