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Microsoft Plans to Replace Internet Explorer

Microsoft Plans to Replace Internet Explorer

Microsoft is creating a completely new, streamlined browser that is going to replace their traditional Internet Explorer, according to many reports, in an attempt to grow and move up closer to popular web browsers like Firefox and... 
Kodak to Release First Ever Android Phone

Kodak to Release First Ever Android Phone

When one thinks about photographs, one name in particular usually comes to mind – Kodak. However, the company has been absent for the most part from the photography industry since filing bankruptcy a few years ago. The once king... 
Keurig Recalls Seven Million Brewing Systems

Keurig Recalls Seven Million Brewing Systems

Keurig had recalled over 7 million Mini Plus Brewing Systems that brew single serve coffee after dozens were injured by spraying liquid that was hot. The group of faulty brewing machines had been produced between 2009 and 2014. The... 
Sony Says The Interview Will Be Aired

Sony Says The Interview Will Be Aired

It looked at one time like Sony was bowing down to hackers threats that The Interview could never be released. However, that is not the case, says a Sony Pictures attorney. David Boies said that Sony has only delayed its release. He... 
Netflix Can Operate As Normal In the Netherlands

Netflix Can Operate As Normal In the Netherlands

European Netflix subscribers can breathe easy. The streaming service for movies can continue operating as normal now that the Dutch patent problem and lawsuit has been kicked out of the court. In October of last year, Netflix had a... 
Skype Will Translate for You

Skype Will Translate for You

Voice over communications are evolving every day. They are evolving enough so that the hope is the language barrier can be broken, or that is what is planned. Using different innovations from the research facility at Microsoft, the... 
Market Basket Ends Family Feud with Closing of Deal

Market Basket Ends Family Feud with Closing of Deal

Arthur T. Demoulas has capped the summer battle over grocery chain Market Basket by completing a deal of $1.6 billion on Friday to buy out his cousin and former rival taking majority control of the family operation. Under the new deal,... 
Xiaomi Facing Smartphone Ban in India

Xiaomi Facing Smartphone Ban in India

Smartphone company, Xiaomi faces a harsh setback after devices from the company were banned temporarily because of a problem with Ericsson. The company from China might however, do everything possible to reduce the crisis by negotiating... 
Xiaomi Could Be Starting Sales in U.S. at CES 2015

Xiaomi Could Be Starting Sales in U.S. at CES 2015

Xiaomi is the top manufacturer for phones at in China and No. 3 worldwide. The phone maker is now preparing to expand its market into the United States with full force. According to some reports, they are beating Samsung with much... 
Uber Banned in Delhi Region

Uber Banned in Delhi Region

The Transport Department in the Delhi region banned the popular hail a ride service called Uber, after a driver was in court Monday for suspicion of raping one of his passengers. The female passenger had fallen asleep while riding... 
Bebe Stores Confirm Cyber Attack on Credit Card Data

Bebe Stores Confirm Cyber Attack on Credit Card Data

Bebe Stores, the retailer for women’s clothing has just become the most recent in a group of retailers to have suffered an attack on their payment card processing system. The company stated Friday that information containing the... 
Skype Co-founder Unveils Wire, the Latest Skype Competition

Skype Co-founder Unveils Wire, the Latest Skype Competition

Since it was launched more than ten years ago, Skype has turned into the primary resource used to make Voip calls as well as messages. Microsoft acquired Skype from eBay in 2011 for a hefty $8.5 billion. Now the co-founder of Skype,... 
Otsuka to Acquire Avanir Pharmaceuticals

Otsuka to Acquire Avanir Pharmaceuticals

Otsuka Holdings based in Japan has agreed to acquire Avanir Pharmaceuticals based in California for a price of more than $3.54 billion. The deal gives the company in Japan new neurological treatments. Otsuka based in Tokyo will pay...