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Google providing car insurance quotes in latest expansion

Google is helping California drivers shop for car insurance as part of a new service that could foreshadow the Internet company's latest attempt to shake up a long-established industry.

6 hours ago from Phys.org

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$15 'HBO Now' Standalone Streaming Package To Launch Next Month On Apple, Google Platforms

Cord-cutting HBO fans are about to get their wish. Time Warner's premium cable service is poised to offer HBO Now as a standalone, online service. Multiple reports confirm that it will launch ...

13 hours ago from HotHardware

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Google Search Will Now Display Cocktail Recipes

We're sure many of you guys have looked for cocktail recipes online only to be presented with a dozen or so websites that you will have to choose from. For the most part cocktail recipes are ...

6 hours ago from Ubergizmo

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Gmail's iPhone app adds iOS 8 features, makes notifications interactive

It's hard out there for Gmail addicts on iOS, who still don't have an app that's as robust as Gmail on Android. But at least things are getting a bit better: Google just released version 4.0 ...

10 hours ago from Engadget

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Mandarin Oriental says hackers stole credit card data

Hackers broke into the Mandarin Oriental luxury hotel group's database and stole credit card information from "an isolated number" of its properties in the United States and Europe.

9 hours ago from Phys.org

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If You Run A Facebook Page, Expect The Like Count To Drop Soon

 Do you run a Facebook Page? Heads up: the number of people that Facebook says have Liked your page is probably going to drop a bit in the next few weeks, and it’s totally not your ...

6 hours ago from TechCrunch

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Softcard To Cease Operations Come 31st Of March

With Apple Pay bursting onto the scene, it basically meant that there was one more mobile payments provider that other companies had to compete with. Then there were rumors about Google possibly ...

18 hours ago from Ubergizmo

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House of Lords inquiry calls for app to track suspicious drones

Members of the public should be able to check out suspicious drones on their smartphones, says an influential House of Lords committee, which has urged the Government to set up an online database ...

Wed 4 Mar 15 from The Independent

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AP's college sports coverage to expand through the use of 'robot journalists'

Human reporters are a dying breed, or at least that’s the case at one of the nation’s top news agencies. After successfully deploying an army of “robot journalists” ...

8 hours ago from Techspot

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Water-Repellent Paint Punishes Revelers Who Use Street As Public Toilet

Peeing in public is the worst. And unfortunately, in major cities with any kind of nightlife, the stench of stale urine on the street is an incredibly annoying and disgusting part of ...

7 hours ago from Popular Science

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