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Adam Greenberg / SC Magazine: Data on 97K Bugzilla users posted online for about three months  —  The email addresses and encrypted passwords of about 97,000 users of the test build of bug tracking system Bugzilla - specifically landfill.bugzilla.org - were posted publicly online for roughly three months beginning around May 4, according to a Wednesday post.

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Paul Carsten / Reuters: China's Wanda, Tencent, Baidu to set up $814 million e-commerce company: Wanda  —  Wang Jianlin, chairman of Chinese property developer Dalian Wanda Group, sits in a meeting room as he arrives for the launch ceremony for the Qingdao Oriental Movie Metropolis on the outskirts of Qingdao, Shandong province September 22, 2013.

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Ken Yeung / The Digital Letter: Broadcom's WICED Sense Is A $19.99 Developer Kit To Aid In Rapid Prototyping of Internet of Things Apps  —  The Internet of Things (IoT) space is heating up with numerous players entering the market more and more frequently.  It's estimated that this will be a $300 billion market by 2020 …

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Jordan Kahn / 9to5Mac: Xbox One SmartGlass app adds gameplay recording, TV streaming & more as it expands into new markets  —  Microsoft updated its Xbox One SmartGlass companion app today with new features as the app and some of its flagship features expand into new markets.  After first rolling out the features in beta …

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Kevin Rawlinson / Guardian: Apple tell developers they may not sell personal health data to advertisers  —  The company has tightened its privacy rules in run up to announcements of new technology expected in September  —  Apple has tightened its privacy rules relating to health apps ahead of next month's product launch …

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Juli Clover / MacRumors: Google Launches First Beta Build of 64-Bit Chrome for Mac  —  Google today announced the launch of the first beta build of 64-bit Chrome for Mac, following the public release of 64-bit Chrome for Windows.  —  Earlier this month, Google added 64-bit support to Chrome Canary for OS X …

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Peter Kafka / Re/code: Netflix VP of content delivery Ken Florance says the company had to pay Comcast because it was losing customers  —  The Netflix Case Against Comcast, in One Chart  —  We've already heard Netflix executives explain why they signed an Internet deal with Comcast, even though they say they didn't want to …

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Bloomberg: Google X VP Megan Smith is top candidate for US CTO role  —  Google's Smith Is Top Candidate for U.S. Chief Technology Officer  —  America is close to getting a new chief technology officer: Megan Smith, a longtime executive at Google Inc. and most recently a vice president at its secret lab, Google X.

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Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch: Google's open sourced tool Kubernetes can now be used to manage Docker containers on Azure  —  Microsoft Azure Now Supports Google's Kubernetes For Managing Docker Containers  —  Back in June, Microsoft announced that it would bring support for managing Docker containers with the help …

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Alexis C. Madrigal / The Atlantic Online: Google X unveils Project Wing, its drone delivery program; tested in secret for two years  —  Inside Google's Secret Drone-Delivery Program  —  A zipping comes across the sky.  —  A man named Neil Parfitt is standing in a field on a cattle ranch outside Warwick, Australia.

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Chris Gayomali / Fast Company: Samsung debuts Gear Circle, a Bluetooth-enabled, vibrating necklace with earbuds  —  WOULD YOU WEAR THIS DORKY HEADPHONE NECKLACE BY SAMSUNG?  —  On Wednesday night, Samsung quietly lifted the curtains off another set of wearable electronics, the curved-glass Gear S smartwatch and the Gear Circle headphones.

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Eric Enge / Search Engine Land: Google drops authorship support, including authors in results, citing poor adoption by webmasters and low value to searchers  —  It's Over: The Rise & Fall Of Google Authorship For Search Results  —  After three years the great Google Authorship experiment has come to an end ... at least for now.

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Joe Mullin / Ars Technica: Update to PACER takes nearly 10 years of Federal court documents offline with no warning  —  US courts trash a decade's worth of online documents, shrug it off  —  US Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit in Atlanta.  —  Kevin / flickr  —  The Administrative Office of the US Courts …

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Felix Gillette / Businessweek: An entire Hollywood-like industry has grown around YouTube creators  —  Hollywood's Big-Money YouTube Hit Factory  —  When Brian Robbins first told people he was going full time into the YouTube (GOOG) business, his colleagues in Hollywood were incredulous.  “My agent, my lawyer, my dad—people thought I was crazy,” he says.

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Steven Levy / Wired: Behind Todd Park's new Silicon Valley-based mission to attract talent to reboot Federal IT, as he departs US CTO role  —  America's Tech Guru Steps Down—But He's Not Done Rebooting the Government  —  Todd Park (third from left) with members of his digital team (from left): Haley Van Dyck …

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Roberto Baldwin / The Next Web: Apple updates HealthKit privacy rules to keep your health data out of the hands of advertisers  —  Ahead of the September 9 event, Apple has updated its HealthKit privacy policy for developers to keep user data out of the hands of advertisers and data brokers.

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Sarah Frier / Bloomberg: Facebook testing feature in mobile app to enable keyword search of old posts from friends  —  Facebook Test Lets Users Search Old Posts by Keyword  —  Facebook Inc. (FB) is testing a feature for its mobile application that lets people search through old posts from friends by keyword …

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Reuters: Exclusive: Microsoft CEO Nadella to visit China amid antitrust probe - source  —  (Reuters) - Microsoft Corp Chief Executive Officer Satya Nadella is set to visit China in late September, a source familiar with the matter said on Thursday, as the Chinese government conducts an antitrust investigation …

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Emil Protalinski / The Next Web: Mozilla rolls out sponsored tiles to Firefox Nightly's new tab page  —  Mozilla has rolled out directory tiles, the company's advertising experiment for its browser's new tab page, to the Firefox Nightly channel.  We installed the latest browser build to give the sponsored ads a test drive.

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Juli Clover / MacRumors: Apple builds a hidden structure at Flint Center, site of Mac unveiling, ahead of Sept. 9 event  —  Apple Building Massive Structure at Flint Center for iPhone 6 Event  —  Apple today issued invitations for its upcoming iPhone 6 event on September 9, which is also said to include its much-anticipated wearable device.

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Bloomberg: Deutsche Telekom Said Open to T-Mobile Talks at $35/Share  —  Deutsche Telekom AG (DTE) is willing to negotiate a sale of its T-Mobile US Inc. (TMUS) unit, the fourth-largest wireless carrier in the U.S., if an offer values the business at $35 a share or more, according to a person with knowledge of the matter.

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Rachel King / ZDNet: Huddle adds publishing platform, analytics to collaboration portfolio  —  Summary: The new products are designed to complement Huddle's existing intelligent recommendation engine for surfacing relevant content within large organizations.  —  Cloud collaboration company Huddle has unveiled …

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Jim Dalrymple / The Loop: Apple announces special event for September 9 with tagline “Wish we could say more”  —  Apple announces special event for Sept. 9  —  Apple on Thursday sent out invitations to a special event being held on Sept. 9, 2014 at 10:00 am.  —  Typically Apple's events are held either …

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Emil Protalinski / The Next Web: Microsoft integrates OneDrive for Business into main OneDrive for Android app, iOS app gets native search  —  Microsoft today announced updates to its OneDrive apps for Android, iOS, and Windows Phone.  The biggest changes are being made on Google's mobile platform, but users of the other two platforms …

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Anthony Ha / TechCrunch: Ticket Search Engine SeatGeek Raises $35M Round From Accel And Some Big-Name Athletes  —  SeatGeek, a company that bills itself as “the web's largest ticket search engine”, is announcing that it has raised $35 million in Series B funding.  —  The round brought was led by Accel Capital …

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