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Jon Russell / The Next Web:
Microsoft's iconic MSN Messenger is closing down in China, the last market where it remains   —  Farewell MSN Messenger.  The iconic 15-year-old Microsoft instant messaging service for desktops will finally be laid to rest after its closure was announced in China, the last market where it remains active.
Aug 29, 2014, 12:55 PMIn context
Nick Summers / The Next Web:
Nintendo unveils ‘new’ 3DS and 3DS LL video game consoles, coming to Japan on October 11   —  Nintendo is maintaining its tradition of slowly developing handheld gaming consoles with lighter, sleeker and more powerful redesigns.  Today, the Japanese company announced two new 3DS models, simply called the “new” 3DS and “new” 3DS LL.
Aug 29, 2014, 11:30 AMIn context
Paul Sawers / The Next Web:
Nokia announces HERE maps for Android, launching exclusively for Samsung Galaxy smartphones with offline access   —  Samsung unveiled its new new smartwatch yesterday, the Tizen-powered Gear S that's capable of making calls and going online without relying on a smartphone.
Aug 29, 2014, 8:50 AMIn context
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.
Aug 28, 2014, 2:55 PMIn context
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.
Aug 28, 2014, 1:30 PMIn context
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 …
Aug 28, 2014, 12:00 PMIn context
Emil Protalinski / The Next Web:
Microsoft announces standalone Xbox One Kinect sensor coming October 7 for $149.99   —  Microsoft today announced plans to sell the Xbox One Kinect sensor separately.  The standalone option comes with Dance Central Spotlight (available as a digital download with 10 tracks) and is set to go on sale on October 7 for $149.99.
Aug 27, 2014, 12:55 PMIn context
Emil Protalinski / The Next Web:
Chrome 37 launches with DirectWrite support for better-looking fonts on Windows, revamped password manager   —  Google today released Chrome version 37 for Windows, Mac, and Linux.  Among the changes are better-looking fonts on Windows and a revamped password manager; you can update …
Aug 26, 2014, 4:01 PMIn context
Emil Protalinski / The Next Web:
10 million installs later, BitTorrent Sync gets new interface, sharing via links, and proxy server support   —  BitTorrent today released BitTorrent Sync version 1.4, adding a slew of new features to its file synchronization tool.  You can download the new version now for Windows, OS X …
Aug 26, 2014, 1:40 PMIn context
Nick Summers / The Next Web:
Mozilla is launching its first Firefox OS smartphone in India this week   —  Slowly but surely, Mozilla is pushing its Firefox OS mobile operating system into new markets.  Although the nonprofit had already discussed its approach for India, today it announced it will be launching its first smartphone in the region this week.
Aug 25, 2014, 7:20 AMIn context

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