Tech News For Busy People

updated at 7:21pm on 10/20/2014

Top Meme

Rene Ritchie, iMore - The #1 iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch blog — Apple has released their Q4 2014 financial earnings report and the big numbers include 39.3 million iPhones, 12.3 million iPads, 5.5 million Macs, 2.6 million iPods, and $42.1 billion in revenue!Apple's CEO, Tim Cook, had the following to say: "Our fiscal 2014 was one for the record books, including the...

apple, quarter, iphone

Secondary Memes

Woman Fearing Ebola Wears Homemade Hazmat Suit to US Airport

Softpedia News (Laura Sinpetru), Softpedia News > Global — The US has until now had to deal with three Ebola patients. Despite health officials' claims that the general public has nothing to fear and that things are well under control, it looks like ordinary folks in the country are very much afraid of the deadly virus. Some are so afraid of the Ebola virus that...

ebola, health, not

Apple Pay: Your full list of stores, apps, and banks supporting it

Nate Swanner, SlashGear — Now that iOS 8.1 is here, so is Apple Pay! The update, which launched about 90 minutes ago (at the time we publish this article), brings in Apple Pay. For those with an iPhone 6 or 6 Plus, you’ll get the ability to make purchases at several point-of-sale terminals via a myriad of banks (likely yours). For...

apple, paired, iphone

Tertiary Memes

Spotify provides music for the whole family with one plan

Alan Buckingham, BetaNews — The music streaming business continues to grow and actually buying tracks seems to be heading for the distant...

families, plan, music

IBM exits semiconductor business and re-creates itself

Patrick Thibodeau, Network World — With its decision today to sell its semiconductor business, IBM is shifting from manufacturing to a company...

ibm, globalfoundries, chip

Microsoft adds real-time analytics and machine learning support to Azure services

Barclay Ballard, BetaNews — Microsoft has announced the addition of several new features to its Azure data services platform to support...

cloud, microsoft, azure

Gmail for Android Redesign Adds Yahoo and Outlook Account Support

Softpedia News (Cosmin Vasile), Softpedia News > Global — One of the few Google applications that have yet to receive an update that would make it compatible with the...

android, google, nexus

Technisys nets $13 mln Series B

Iris Dorbian, PE Hub Blog — Digital banking firm Technisys has closed $13 million in Series B funding. The investors were Intel Capital...

investment, fund, capital

Facebook to Users: Hosting a Halloween Party?

David Cohen, AllFacebook — Trick or treat, smell my feet, give me something good to eat, and if you’re hosting a party for Halloween...

facebook, media, jobs

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