Supreme Court Denies Google Appeal on Oracle Suit – Wall Street Journal


Wall Street Journal

Supreme Court Denies Google Appeal on Oracle Suit
Wall Street Journal
WASHINGTON—The Supreme Court on Monday denied a Google Inc. GOOG -1.16 % appeal that sought to stop a billion-dollar Oracle Corp. ORCL -0.41 % lawsuit by seeking limits on software copyright protections. The high court's move is the latest …
UPDATE 2-US top court declines to hear Google appeal in Oracle software fightReuters


US top court declines to hear Google appeal in Oracle software fightThe Globe and Mail
Supreme Court declines to hear Oracle v. Google case over software copyrightThe Verge
Salon –Bloomberg
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The Internet of What – Politico


Politico

The Internet of What
Politico
An Agenda investigation: Why Washington isn't ready for the biggest tech wave of a generation. By Darren Samuelsohn. I became a wired wonk. Welcome to the Internet of Things Issue. Faster than you think, the world around us is coming to life digitally.
When your scale and fridge conspire to make you lose weight, the Internet of Washington Post (blog)


New Cisco Internet of Things (IoT) System Provides a Foundation for the MarketWatch
Internet Of Things Coming To U.S. Health Care AAPL IBM TInvestor’s Business Daily
ReadWrite –Pulse –EE Journal
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Soundtrap Scores $1 Million Seed Funding, Launches Collaborative Online Recording Studio

Soundtrap today announced that it has secured $1 million in seed funding and publically launched its collaborative multi-platform online music recording studio. Launching today from beta, Soundtrap lets users record audio by only accessing a browser across iOS, Android, Chromebook, Mac and Windows platforms. The startup also announced $1 million…

The Songlines guide to Flamenco

Flamenco is a way of living. It’s about taking risks and letting yourself get carried away by what you feel in your heart, with your body. Jan Fairley offers a beginner’s guide to an Andalucían artform that has found popularity throughout the world Welcome to Andalucía… February in Jérez, a town in the heart of Andalucía. […]

Is Google cheating on search? New study says yes – Fortune


Fortune

Is Google cheating on search? New study says yes
Fortune
Google now favors its own content over that of competitors in its Internet search results, says researcher Tim Wu, a former FTC advisor. New research claims that Google GOOG -1.80% is gaming its search results in its own favor to the detriment of competitors.
Tim Wu accuses Google of degrading search results to favor its own productsThe Verge


Google's search practices come under scrutiny from leading academic WuZDNet
Harvard/Columbia study for Yelp may influence level of European antitrust fines 9 to 5 Google
Re/code –PC Advisor
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Today in Hip-Hop: Lil Wayne Drops ‘Tha Carter’

On this day, June 29, in hip-hop history… 2004: On Jun 29, 2004, New Orleans’ Lil Wayne started his signature album series when he dropped his fourth studio album, Tha Carter. The Cash Money Records star collaborated with Mannie Fresh for a majority of the album production, despite Fresh having broken off from the label. The album name is both a play on Wayne’s government last name and The Carter… Read more »

Facebook brings Snapchat-style photo tools to iOS app – Hindustan Times


Hindustan Times

Facebook brings Snapchat-style photo tools to iOS app
Hindustan Times
A Facebook employee walks past a sign at Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park. Photo: AP. Share. Facebook has added new features to its iOS app that bear more than a passing resemblance to Snapchat. Users of the social network can now add text, …
Facebook adds more Snapchat-like photo-editing tools to iOS appIBNLive


Facebook Reportedly Testing Snapchat-Like Filters, Stickers for Photo UploadsNDTV
Facebook adds Snapchat-style stickers and sliding filters to photosDaily Mail
Business Standard –Benchmark Monitor
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BET Awards 2015 – A Full List Of Winners

No one artist dominated the winners list at last night’s BET Awards. “Black-ish” stars Anthony Anderson and Tracee Ellis Ross served as hosts for the event’s 15th annual edition. Ultimate Icon, Music Dance Visual Award: Janet Jackson Humanitarian Award: Tom Joyner Best New Artist: Sam Smith Best Female Hip-Hop Artist:…

Apple Music coming to Sonos speakers by year-end: Report – Times of India


Times of India

Apple Music coming to Sonos speakers by year-end: Report
Times of India
WASHINGTON: Apple has announced that Sonos, music streaming speaker systems, would support its music by the end of this year. Apple Music senior director and former head of Beats Music, Ian Rogers, said in a tweet that Apple is working to get the music …
Apple Music launching at 11 AM ET tomorrowThe Verge


Apple announces release date of iOS 8.4, Beats 1, Apple MusicHindustan Times
Apple bets on radio splash in streaming bidThe Star Online
The Independent –Business Insider –Daily News & Analysis
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