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Facebook Drops Bing, Nobody Bats an Eyelid

Facebook Drops Bing, Nobody Bats an Eyelid | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
If Facebook drops a search provider, but nobody cared, did it really happen? Reuters reported late Friday that Facebook ended a deal with Microsoft to show Bing web results in its…
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Google Now is almost ready to control your Nest thermostat

Google Now is almost ready to control your Nest thermostat | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
Remember how Nest promised that you'd one day use Google Now to control your thermostat? That day is very nearly here. Droid-Life has discovered that t
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Watch A Man Tell How Killer T-Cells Eradicated His Cancer

Watch A Man Tell How Killer T-Cells Eradicated His Cancer | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
There's probably not a hotter area of biotechnology right now than what's known as CART therapy, in which a patient's own white blood cells are genetically engineered to attack cancer. Earlier this month Novartis announced that 36 of 39 children with acute lymphocytic leukemia that had failed standard treatments saw [...]
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A Supreme Court case about a Spider-Man toy could overturn a 50-year-old patent rule

A lawsuit against Marvel is making its way to the Supreme Court, and the decision could change a 50-year-old rule about how inventors can profit off of their patents. The case pits Marvel against...
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NASA's 'All About That Bass' parody is all about that space [VIDEO]

NASA's 'All About That Bass' parody is all about that space [VIDEO] | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
The space nerds at NASA have officially on the Meghan Trainor train with their ode to the Orion spacecraft, "All About That Space."
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Google brings custom Android Wear watch faces to the Play Store

The Android dress code, says Google, is to simply wear what you want.

In the spirit of promoting endless customization and personalization, Google is today rolling out a big update to Android Wear...
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Elite Group Of Lawyers Receive Unprecedented Advantage At Supreme Court

Elite Group Of Lawyers Receive Unprecedented Advantage At Supreme Court | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
(This is part 1 of a 3-part series, "The Echo Chamber: A small group of lawyers and its outsized influence at the U.S. Supreme Court." The full package is at http://www.reuters.com/investigates/special-report/scotus/)

By Joan Biskupic, J...
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Audi's 605HP Prologue concept car has touchscreens everywhere

Audi's 605HP Prologue concept car has touchscreens everywhere | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
Audi's always been more forward-thinking with in-car tech than most automakers, but it's about to take it to a new level(s), judging by its latest concep
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Apple deleted users' non-iTunes music and didn't tell them about it

Apple deleted users' non-iTunes music and didn't tell them about it | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
Long before Apple was shoehorning the latest from U2 into your iTunes account, it was deleting songs originating from rival services. Tell us if this sou
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FCC challenges Netflix on net neutrality talk, peering - SlashGear

FCC challenges Netflix on net neutrality talk, peering - SlashGear | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
Netflix is no stranger to running afoul of Internet Service Providers (ISPs). At various turns along their way, Netflix has struck agreements to push their
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Amazon Echo review: A perfect 10 | ZDNet

Amazon Echo review: A perfect 10 | ZDNet | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
This unique device from the folks at Amazon wants to be your invisible friend in the room. In some ways it probably will be.
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How Netflix Poisoned The Net Neutrality Debate

How Netflix Poisoned The Net Neutrality Debate | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
The public outcry over the FCC's proposed net neutrality rules were based on mistreatment of Netflix by ISPs. Now it turns out that never happened.
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Sony demands media delete 'stolen' data from hacked emails, report says

Sony demands media delete 'stolen' data from hacked emails, report says | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
Sony has hired a lawyer to fight back against media outlets spreading information found in its hacked emails.
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HP's Big Slap In The Face To Microsoft Will Show Up Next Year

HP's Big Slap In The Face To Microsoft Will Show Up Next Year | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
By next June, HP will be showing off what it hopes will become the future of the operating system.
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Here's Why Retailers Keep Sending You Catalogs

Here's Why Retailers Keep Sending You Catalogs | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
While other things made with paper have become obsolete, Americans received nearly 12 billion catalogs in the mail last year — and they love them, says one business consultant.
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Apple worked to block '100 percent' of iTunes competitors from iPods

Apple worked to block '100 percent' of iTunes competitors from iPods | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
The federal antitrust case Apple's fighting isn't looking any more favorable for the hardware giant since we last reported on it. Former iTunes engineer
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Why the Apple Watch can afford to cost thousands of dollars

Would you pay thousands of extra dollars for an Apple gadget made of gold?

Perhaps not, but the company is betting that at least some people will. Its Apple Watch Edition is made from 18-karat...
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Obama renews NSA snooping for 90 more days

Obama renews NSA snooping for 90 more days | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
President Obama has renewed the NSA’s phone-snooping program for another three months, with the administration saying Monday that it’s too important to let it expire right now, defying members of Congress who said it was time to ax the controversial program.
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Review: Samsung Galaxy Note 4 - Gulf Business

Review: Samsung Galaxy Note 4 - Gulf Business | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
The Note 4 is pricey, but works for those looking for a big phone that delivers on look and feel.
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Chris Rock: There'd Be Riots If People Knew What Being Rich Was Really Like

Chris Rock: There'd Be Riots If People Knew What Being Rich Was Really Like | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
"If the average person could see the Virgin Airlines first-class lounge, they’d go, 'What? What? This is food, and it’s free, and they… what? Massage? Are you kidding me?'"...
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Man Used His Olive Garden All-You-Can Eat Pass To Feed People In Need

Man Used His Olive Garden All-You-Can Eat Pass To Feed People In Need | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
We really hope this kind of carb loading becomes a fad.

Back in September, Matt Tribe purchased Olive Garden’s Never Ending Pasta Pass, which –- for $100 -- invited customers to eat as much pasta as they possibly could over the course ...
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Sony Still Reeling From Hack

Sony Still Reeling From Hack | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
(Adds memo to staff, cooperation with Japan, pirated films, expert comment) By Ronald Grover , Mark Hosenball and Jim Finkle LOS ANGELES/WASHINGTON/BOSTON, Dec 2 (Reuters) - Eight days after a massive cyber attack on S...
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If you switch to iPhone, here's what you'll miss

If you switch to iPhone, here's what you'll miss | Nerd Vittles Daily Dump | Scoop.it
If you ditched Android today and got a shiny new iPhone you can bet you'd miss plenty. Here are the little (and big) things you'd miss about Android if it was gone.
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The best action camera you can buy

Action cameras are about more than just capturing crazy stunts these days — they’ve become a way to make anything you do look cool. You’ve probably seen people wave a selfie stick around while...
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