Costly supercar maker Koenigsegg joins list of Apple CarPlay backers

Koenigsegg, a Swedish supercar maker which sells some of the most expensive vehicles on Earth, has joined the list of auto manufacturers offering support for Apple’s CarPlay standard via the Regera, a new car unveiled today at the Geneva Motor Show in Switzerland.



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Futurist: What Artificial Intelligence will really look like

FoxNews.com asked futurist and SeriousWonder.com CEO Gray Scott which cinematic visions of Artificial Intelligence got it right and which were way off.

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Automakers in Geneva cautious, 'concerned' about 'disruptive interloper' Apple

As the automotive glitterati descends on Switzerland for the first industry powwow since rumors of an Apple Car began swirling, executives from some of the world’s largest automakers have opened up about the possibility of counting the iPhone maker as a competitor.



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Billions in Google revenue could ride on Apple renewing iOS search deal

Google is poised to lose billions in annual revenue if Apple does not renew a deal making Google the default search engine in iOS, according to a new memo by analysts at UBS, which attempts to predict the real-world impact of such a decision.



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Smartphone shipments topped 1.2 billion in 2014, Samsung's share plummeted in face of Apple gains

Squeezed at the high-end of the market by Apple, and also at the low-end by cheaper Chinese alternatives, Samsung saw its share of the total smartphone market shrink in 2014, even as overall smartphone shipments grew to new heights.



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Pebble unveils steel version of color Time watch, announces 'smartstrap' accessory support

Pebble on Tuesday announced a steel version of its upcoming Pebble Time smartwatch, as well as a new expandable accessory port called “smartstrap” that could add functions such as GPS or heart rate monitoring.



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Court filing: Stingray devices can disrupt local cell phone use

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A recently unearthed court filing shows that the FBI is aware that stingray devices can disrupt cell phone service — but was that information accurately conveyed the the FCC or judges?

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Stratos launches first 'connected' credit card on the market

It’s something most people find annoying – bulging wallets filled with easily lost cards. One tech startup is hoping to make life a little easier for those whose pockets are overflowing with plastic. Today, Stratos, Inc.  announced the launch of the Stratos Bluetooth Card, an all-in-one “smart” credit card.

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Apple's 'Shot on iPhone 6' campaign goes global with billboards, ad spaces

After launching its “Shot on iPhone 6″ ad campaign on Sunday, works from Apple’s “World Gallery” are now showing up on billboards, static ad spaces and in magazines in far flung locales around the globe.



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Piper Jaffray pegs stainless steel Apple Watch price at $499, Edition at $4,999

Investment firm Piper Jaffray issued a report on Monday breaking down expected Apple Watch average selling prices, saying an aggregate of consumers will likely spend closer to $550 on the device, considering case and internal storage options.



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Apple, Google no-poach settlement reportedly on road to approval

At a hearing on Monday, District Court Judge Lucy Koh appeared satisfied with a $415 million proposal from Apple, Google and two other Silicon Valley tech companies to settle allegations that anti-poaching agreements artificially capped employee wages.



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Upcoming Steve Jobs biography dives deep into Apple cofounder's life, features interviews with Tim Cook, Jony Ive, more

An upcoming biography about Steve Jobs promises an intimate portrait of the late tech guru told through extensive interviews with Jobs’ inner circle, including current Apple CEO Tim Cook, SVP of Design Jony Ive and Jobs’ widow Laurene Powell Jobs, among others.



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Nissan, Daimler CEOs split on prospect of rumored Apple Car

Daimler CEO Dieter Zetsche and the CEO of the Renault-Nissan Alliance, Carlos Ghosn, have each adopted radically different stances on rumors of a so-called Apple Car, with the former dismissing the idea and the latter welcoming it as a boost to Renault-Nissan’s business.



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Google postpones iOS 8-style full-disk encryption of Android devices

Despite initial promises by Google, and rival Apple implementing the technology in iOS 8 last September, new devices loaded with Android 5.0 Lollipop are not using default full-disk encryption meant to prevent criminals, police, and spy agencies from getting unauthorized access to private data.



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Are Valve and HTC’s VR goggles really the future of PC gaming?

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Is the Valve-and-HTC-built Re Vive good for the burgeoning VR market, or is it doomed to failure like so many other high profile partnerships?

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Google confirms it will offer carrier services, may operate Google brand across pre-existing network

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Google has confirmed that it intends to offer some form of carrier service across partner networks, but may stop short of offering a cohesive smartphone brand.

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Apple Watch carried codename 'Gizmo,' former Adobe CTO Kevin Lynch spearheaded software

With the retail launch of the Apple Watch fast approaching, tidbits on the development of the highly anticipated device continue to come to light, including the fact that former Adobe executive Kevin Lynch was responsible for software development.



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CarPlay, not an Apple Car, likely catalyst of Swiss trademark filing

Apple recently extended its trademark protection in Switzerland to include automobiles, but such filings are far from new and odds are that the company is working to cover its nascent CarPlay initiative, rather than the much-ballyhooed Apple Car.



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