New DNA technology creates digital 'sketch' of terrorists' faces

Bad news for criminals who are trying to remain hidden, nameless and faceless. New technology can predict what a terrorist’s face looks like from less than a drop of blood or single strand of hair.

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LinkedIn Begins New Chapter Under Microsoft's Wing


Microsoft last week closed its $26 billion acquisition of LinkedIn. LinkedIn will remain a separate company and Jeff Weiner will continue as its CEO, but he now reports to Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella. Integration of the companies’ products is under way. Among many other things, a user’s LinkedIn identity and network will be made available in Microsoft Outlook and the Office suite. “Working across private and public sectors, we can create more opportunity for everyone to participate and share in economic growth,” Nadella said.

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The Customer Experience Tipping Point


Sometimes, it takes something drastic to change a business’ behavior. Standard procedures can remain in place long after they’ve become detrimental to the business, but sometimes it takes a tipping point to drive home the fact that failing to change is the surest way to fail. For example, the Ford Pinto’s easily ruptured fuel tank could have been remedied with design changes that ranged in price from $11 to about $5 down to just $1. Cheap, right?

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Brean Capital maintains $170 target for Apple stock, sees 'material upside' to iPhone in 2016

Article Image As shares of Apple remain under $100 after recent losses, Brean Capital is standing by its $170 price target, predicting the iPhone will outperform lowered Wall Street expectations in 2016.

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Apple 'trying to fix' problem of iPhone roaming charges, says SVP Eddy Cue

Article Image Though obstacles with partners remain, Apple has made some progress in addressing the issue of carrier roaming charges for iPhone owners, and continues to work toward a solution that will be beneficial to consumers, senior VP Eddy Cue has revealed.

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Fitbit leads in fitness tracker popularity, but Apple Watch poised to gain ground

Fitbit devices remain both the most used and most wanted fitness trackers, but Apple is in a position to make gains with the Apple Watch, especially as a huge number of consumers plan to buy a wearable device in the near future, according to a U.S. consumer survey published on Friday.



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Samsung team of 200 solely develops display tech for Apple, highlighting importance of partnership

Although the two companies remain mortal enemies in the consumer electronics market, Apple continues to be an extremely important part of Samsung’s component supply business, as highlighted by a 200-person team devoted entirely to developing new display technology for the iPhone maker.



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Flat Federal IT Market Means Vendors Must Work Harder, Smarter


The U.S. government will remain a steady and significant customer for information technology providers over the next several years. That’s the good news. For the foreseeable future, though, the days of ever-growing federal spending for IT are over. Vendors will have to work harder to obtain government business; competition will be tougher; federal agencies will concentrate on seeking lower prices; and vendors will do well to seek out niche market opportunities and partnering arrangements to remain viable in federal IT contracting.

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Samsung once again Apple's top supplier of 9.7" iPad Retina displays

Despite being fierce competitors and opponents in the courtroom, Apple and Samsung remain important partners, with Samsung reportedly supplying more than half of all high-resolution Retina displays for Apple’s full-size iPad last quarter.



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