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Kim Dotcom Leaves Bail Hearing a Free Man, For Now

Following an all day hearing in the Auckland District Court, Kim Dotcom left the building a free man today. Officially broke and unable to comment on his case due to a news blackout, the Megaupload founder will have to wait until tomorrow to discover if he'll be put back behind bars. Source: TorrentFreak, for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing and anonymous VPN services.

Chromecast video on UK, Euro TVs hertz so badly it makes us judder – but Google 'won't fix'

'Very hard' problem, devs claim Google disappointed fans of its priced-like-a-pizza Chromecast TV dongle this week, when it said it won't be fixing an annoying video quirk that has some European customers' eyes twitching.…

British embassy vehicle hit in suicide attack in Kabul

A suicide bomber attacked a British embassy vehicle in the Afghan capital Kabul on Thursday, killing at least five Afghan civilians and wounding more than 30 others, officials said. An embassy spokesman confirmed the attack and said some people in the vehicle were wounded, without providing further details. Show More Summary

Fix Firefox searching for local hostnames immediately

3 hours agoTechnology : Ghacks.net

Mozilla changed the way the Firefox browser handles single word queries that are typed in the browser's address bar recently. Firefox attempted to load a local host when you entered something like 867-5309 in the address bar of the browser previously. Show More Summary

Goldman Sachs Invests $36M In Korean Food Delivery App Baedal Minjok

3 hours agoTechnology : TechCrunch

Seoul-based startup Woowa Brothers, which operates food delivery app Baedal Minjok, has announced that it has raised a 40 billion won (about $36 million) round led by Goldman Sachs. The capital will be used to improve Baedal Minjok’s technology and fuel its international expansion. Read More

European Union wants Google to extend 'right to be forgotten' worldwide

3 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Engadget

The European Union wants Google to extend the range and impact of the "right to be forgotten" measures that passed earlier this year. The proposal would take the current limitation of EU-only domains like those ending in ".fr" and ".co.uk," and open...

Here's Your Once-A-Year Nest Thermostat Discount

3 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

By now, the Nest Learning Thermostat needs no introduction. You probably already know that it almost never gets a meaningful discount outside of Black Friday, so if you've been waiting to get your hands on one, it's officially time to strike. Read more...

Sony cuff-puter to do one thing smartwatches can't: Give you DAYS of hot wrist action

New idea is worth the e-paper it's printed on Sony is to bring out a smartwatch with an e-paper screen that solves one of the biggest wearable shortfalls: battery life.…

'Why won't the war stop?' South Sudan refugees in their own words

When students at the Ajuong Thok Refugee Camp in South Sudan first held the smart phones given to them by a UN Refugee Agency project, they didn't know how to turn them on. "These are people who have never seen a photo of themselves," Kathryn Mahoney, the UNHCR communications officer who led the initiative told Mashable. Show More Summary

Europe wants Google’s ‘right to be forgotten’ to be applied on global search results

The European Union wants Google to wipe search results mentioning people who invoke their ‘right to be forgotten’ across all its sites, and not just its European versions, reports Reuters. Having started accepting removal requests in...Show More Summary

A glitch in time is mine

4 hours agoTechnology : KnowIT

Timezone metadata can be a headache.

Four Ways the Cloud Helps Sales Grow

Imagine a time when you can work totally on the go with your mobile device – phone or tablet – to create business, follow-up with customers, train your team, assess your pipeline, and work a smooth system. Not only will those in sales...Show More Summary

The Art of Advanced Email Marketing: A/B Testing

Learn about the important role that A/B testing plays in your firm's email marketing campaigns and six rules to follow when testing.

Samsung Buyback Plan Ignites Shares, Excites Shareholders

For much of the past year, investors in Samsung Electronics Co. have argued that boosting shareholder returns would help the company reverse a dramatic stock slide as its smartphone business comes under assault.

MadPiggy – Now Find Best Deals In Your Local Area

Madpiggy (‘Money-Ads-PiggyBank’) is a marketing platform for brick and mortar retailers as well as e-commerce retailers, to publish their deals and run

Opera is working on a subscription-based storefront for apps

4 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Engadget

For entertainment services such as Netflix and Spotify, the all-you-can-eat model has been tremendously beneficial -- both have racked up millions and millions of subscribers to date. When it comes to offering mobile applications, though, that idea o...

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