1. Microsoft is killing off the Internet Explorer brand
     Published by The Verge on 2015-03-17 at 04:47:22

While Microsoft has dropped hints that the Internet Explorer brand is going away, the software maker has now confirmed that it will use a new name for its upcoming browser successor, codenamed Project Spartan. Speaking at Microsoft Convergence ...

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2. Apple didn’t violate wireless tech patents, jury finds
     Published by CNet on 2015-03-17 at 09:18:15

A federal jury in Texas says that Apple did not infringe on five wireless technology patents in a case filed back in 2012.

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3. Microsoft Band broadens its reach
     Published by CNet on 2015-03-17 at 07:47:20

Inventory is on the way up as the $200 wearable heads to Amazon, Best Buy and Target -- and overseas to the UK.

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5. Apple said to plan September launch of subscription TV service
     Published by CNet on 2015-03-17 at 06:36:12

The tech giant is in talks with TV programmers about a service that would include about 25 channels, according to the Wall Street Journal.

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6. Nintendo is making smartphone games with Japanese mobile giant DeNA
     Published by The Verge on 2015-03-17 at 01:36:56

Nintendo has long resisted the call of mobile gaming, but today it entered the space in a big way. The company has announced that it will team up with DeNA, a major Japanese mobile gaming company, to make smartphone games featuring Nintendo cha...

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7. Nintendo’s Next System Is Code-Named The NX
     Published by Kotaku on 2015-03-17 at 04:00:00

At a press conference announcing their big mobile gaming deal
 , Nintendo boss Satoru Iwata has also spoken briefly (and surprisingly) about Nintendo's next piece of dedicated hardware.Read more...

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8. Nintendo isn’t giving up on consoles, promises to unveil a ‘brand new concept’ next year
     Published by The Verge on 2015-03-17 at 03:34:28

The big news from Nintendo today is all about the company's expansion into making smartphone games, but the company isn't abandoning its traditional business of building and selling gaming hardware. In fact, per the words of Nintendo CEO Satoru...

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9. Look How Tiny Saturn’s Moon Prometheus Is
     Published by Gizmodo on 2015-03-17 at 01:45:00

This may just be another glorious picture of Saturn's rings—but it also serves to show just how large the planet is. Can you make out its moon Prometheus in the image?Read more...

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11. You can now control Chromecasts with your TV remote
     Published by The Verge on 2015-03-17 at 03:45:12

Chromecast has always been one of the cheapest and easiest ways to get streaming services onto your TV, but a major drawback has been having to control everything with your smartphone or laptop. Not any more, it seems: Google has apparently rel...

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12. A New Synthetic Compound Can Neutralize Chemical Weapons in Minutes
     Published by Gizmodo on 2015-03-17 at 05:45:00

Chemical weapons are a dangerous and all-to-real threat. Now, a team of scientists has developed a new compound that can deactivate chemical weapons—including nerve agents like sarin—in just minutes.Read more...

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14. Google Street View takes you underwater off protected Brazilian islands
     Published by The Verge on 2015-03-17 at 01:03:13

You'd be within your rights to assume the often-spotted Google Maps car must be some kind of James Bond-esque transformable submarine, because the mapping service keeps adding new slices of underwater scenery to its Street View. The latest additions...

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15. LED smart shoes turn your dance into a light show
     Published by CNet on 2015-03-17 at 00:02:39

A pair of shoes is fitted with around 100 individual LEDs and advanced motion sensors for a light show that responds to your movements as you dance.

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17. New Liquid 3D Printing System Is 25 Times Faster Than Its Competitors
     Published by Gizmodo on 2015-03-17 at 02:45:00

3D printing isn't short of advocates in the design and engineering world, because of its ability to easily produce prototypes—but it can be slow. A new company called Carbon3D hopes to change that, though, with a new 3D printing method that claims to be...

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18. Android apps are now reviewed by Google before you can download them
     Published by The Verge on 2015-03-17 at 07:47:00

Developers no longer have free rein to immediately publish apps onto Google Play without any oversight. Google has announced that apps distributed through its store are now manually tested and reviewed to uncover app violations and malware. And...

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20. The Best in Small Business Branding From All Over the World
     Published by Wired on 2015-03-17 at 09:00:11

Never before have so many aesthetically neglected industries been given branding and packaging makeovers.
The post The Best in Small Business Branding From All Over the World appeared first on WIRED.

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