BlackBerry Holding on for Dear Life, Launches Secure BBM – The Wire

The WireBlackBerry would like to remind us that it is still alive. They have jumped on the private messaging bandwagon, launching “secure enterprise-class messaging” within BBM today. The new feature is geared towards corporate users, like banks, governments, …BlackBerry Launches Super-Secure BBM ProtectedPC MagazineBlackBerry Releases BBM Protected for More Secure MessagingSci-Tech TodayBlackBerry Ltd (BBRY) Options […]

UPDATE 3-GM recalls 3 mln more cars over ignition switches issues – Reuters

Reuters(Adds details of GM recalls this year, planned congressional hearing). SAN FRANCISCO, June 16 (Reuters) – General Motors Co on Monday recalled 3.36 million North American cars with ignition switches that can be jarred out of the “run” position, potentially …GM recalls another 3.4 million vehiclesCNNMoneyGM Recall Charge at $700 Million as Tally Hits 20 […]

Facebook appeals to gamers with new iPad layout – Christian Science Monitor

Christian Science MonitorThe purpose of the game FarmVille, which is produced by San Francisco-based Zynga, is to handle the day-to-day operations of a virtual farm. screengrab. View Caption. Laugh at the banalities of Farmville, Candy Crush, and Mafia Wars all you …New Facebook iPad app emphasizes games and trending videosDigital TrendsFacebook Paper App Gets […]

GM recalls three million more cars over ignition switches issues – Reuters

ReutersSAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – General Motors Co on Monday recalled 3.36 million North American cars with ignition switches that can be jarred out of the “run” position, potentially affecting power steering, power brakes and air bags. The switch issue is similar …GM Recalls About 3.2 Million Cars for Ignition ProblemsNBCNews.comGM recalls 3.16 million more for […]

Nissan Wants A Threeway With Tesla and BMW – Gas 2.0

Gas 2.0Just before Elon Musk gave away all of Tesla’s patents, the Silicon Valley automaker was in talks with BMW about sharing its Supercharger technology. Now Nissan wants in on the technology-sharing talks between Tesla and BMW, and could be on the short …Tesla To Collaborate With BMW, Nissan; Stock RalliesBidness EtcWhy Tesla Gave Up […]

Amazon touts Appstore before smartphone launch – CNET

CNETPrior to showing its rumored smartphone, Amazon says its Appstore library nearly tripled in size since last year. Also, Apple is allowing Bitcoin wallet apps back into iTunes. by Bridget Carey · @BridgetCarey; June 16, 2014 1:30 PM PDT. comments. 0.The big mobile weakness Amazon’s smartphone faces: MapsVentureBeatAmazon’s expected smartphone already faces skepticsComputerworldAmazon says its […]

Google picks first partners to convince businesses to use Glass – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesGoogle faces headwinds (and in some cases, outright ridicule) getting consumers to try to accept its Google Glass computer headgear. Some observers have argued that the company might try focusing on business customers who can use them for specific …Google Reveals First ‘Glass for Work’ PartnersPC MagazineGoogle Announces “Glass At Work” PartnersPaste MagazineGoogle […]

Nuance Communications Explores Possible Sale – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalSpeech-recognition software maker Nuance Communications Inc. NUAN +9.71% Nuance Communications Inc. U.S.: Nasdaq $18.76 +1.66 +9.71% June 16, 2014 4:00 pm Volume (Delayed 15m) : 15.94M AFTER HOURS $18.95 +0.19 +1.01% June 16, 2014 …Siri software maker Nuance in sale talks: WSJReutersBurlington’s Nuance reportedly in sales talks with SamsungBoston GlobeApple partner Nuance exploring […]