1. Uber to Acquire Mapping Technology and Know-How From Microsoft
     Published by The New York Times on 2015-06-29 at 14:51:56

The ride-hailing company further bolsters its mapping technology and engineering bench.

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2. Why Apple Music’s most playful feature may be its most crucial one
     Published by CNet on 2015-06-29 at 07:21:19

"Siri, play the top song from 1982." Apple Music's silliest element sets the new $10 subscription service apart from the pack -- but will it get you to pay?

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3. Sony looking to set up a manufacturing facility in India
     Published by Android Central on 2015-06-29 at 00:30:28

Indian prime minister Narendra Modi launched his "Make in India" initiative last year, allowing foreign vendors to establish factories in the country. The program is designed to boost hardware manufacturing in India and reduce reliance on other emerging ...

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6. LG G4, two months on
     Published by Android Central on 2015-06-29 at 11:46:00

With a couple months of G4 use under our belts, how are the AC editors getting to grips with LG's 2015 flagship? It doesn't seem like the LG G4 has been with us for long, but in reality we're now two months removed from the phone's official unveiling at ...

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7. Why VCs are the New Investment Bankers
     Published by The Information on 2015-06-29 at 08:01:33

On Friday, Jessica wrote about how special purpose vehicles, SPVs, are good for VCs and for companies looking to maximize valuations.

I think there’s another interesting angle that’s been coming up in discussions of late: how technology, coupled with...

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8. TalkBack accessibility options on Android (screenshots)
     Published by CNet on 2015-06-29 at 17:01:29

Disabled users can customize accessibility options to make using an Android device easier.

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9. ‘Top Gun 2’ will pit Tom Cruise against drones
     Published by Endgadget on 2015-06-29 at 09:56:00

Cinema always reflects our anxieties back onto us, so it's no surprise to see that the Top Gun sequel will involve unmanned aerial vehicles. Producer David Ellison told Collider that Tom Cruise will return to the series that made him famous, with a s...

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10. Facebook Is Probably Tracking All Those Rainbow Profile Pictures
     Published by Gizmodo on 2015-06-29 at 16:05:00

Friday’s Supreme Court decision legalizing gay marriage
  was a historic moment for civil rights in America, and for the first time ever, Facebook released a tool that encouraged people express solidarity with a rainbow profile picture. Naturally, Faceb...

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11. Uber France Leaders Arrested For Running Illegal Taxi Company
     Published by Tech Crunch on 2015-06-29 at 08:38:16

 Uber France CEO Thibaud Simphal and Uber Europe GM Pierre-Dimitri Gore-Coty were both taken into custody today in Paris. The AFP first broke the news. The police started investigating Uber in November 2014 and raided its office in Paris in March 201...

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12. Apple Released the iPhone Eight Years Ago Today
     Published by Mac Rumors on 2015-06-29 at 07:39:50

Eight years ago today, the smartphone market changed forever. On June 29, 2007, Apple released the original iPhone with a sleek form factor and revolutionary multi-touch screen and significantly disrupted an industry then dominated by companies such as No...

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14. Researchers have broken the capacity limits of fiber optic networks
     Published by Endgadget on 2015-06-29 at 00:41:00

You can allay those fears that the fiber optic network that delivers your internet is going to overload. At UC San Diego's Qualcomm Institute, engineers not only broke the supposed limits of fiber optic data transmission — they utterly smashed it, in...

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15. Someone Is Trying to Crowdfund a Greek Bailout Because Why Not
     Published by Gizmodo on 2015-06-29 at 11:48:00

Greece is not doing well financially at the moment, to put it mildly.
  The country is broke and can’t repay their IMF loan, which is due tomorrow. So some folks are trying to help bail the country out in the way that the internet loves best: A silly cr...

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16. The ASUS ZenFone 2 has two SIM card slots – here’s how to use them
     Published by Android Central on 2015-06-29 at 15:27:23

Setting up both SIM cards on your ZenFone 2 is easy, and it doesn't require any special software. One of the coolest features of the new ASUS ZenFone 2 is that it's one of the first "mainstream" devices to come with dual SIM card slots. Hold on — that ...

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17. Supreme Court refuses to hear Google’s appeal in Java patent case
     Published by CNet on 2015-06-29 at 10:12:07

The decision curtails Google's efforts to avoid paying Oracle licensing fees for using Java code in the Android mobile operating system.

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18. The original smartwatches: Casio’s history of wild wrist designs
     Published by The Verge on 2015-06-29 at 04:00:02

The Apple Watch has been out for over two months now, and other modern smartwatches well before that. It’s no longer the stuff of sci-fi to consider using your watch to play music, control your TV, or track your fitness. But these are all ...

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20. Google Manipulates Search Results, According to Study From Yelp and Legal Star Tim Wu
     Published by Recode on 2015-06-29 at 01:01:39

Legal scholar Wu says, "This is the closest I’ve seen Google come to be the Microsoft case.”

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