Instagram passes Twitter with 300M users, offers verified accounts – WKBW-TV

WKBW-TVThe photo sharing app Instagram is 4 years old, and has recently reached a big milestone. It has passed Twitter with 300 million users, and is now offering account verification. “… What began as two friends with a dream has grown into a global community that …Instagram Announces 300 Million Active UsersAndroidGuysFacebook Celebrates Instagram’s 300M […]

Microsoft now lets US shoppers pay with bitcoin – Times of India

Times of IndiaSAN FRANCISCO: Microsoft began Thursday letting US shoppers at its online Windows Store pay with digital currency bitcoin. Bitcoin, traded in at market value through a partnership with payment processor BitPay, could be used to add money to Microsoft …Microsoft now accepts Bitcoin for purchasing digital goodsFirstpostVIDEO: You Can Now Pay For Xbox […]

Original Apple computer sells for $479000 at New York auction – AsiaOne

AsiaOneNEW YORK – A fully operational Apple computer that company co-founder Steve Jobs sold out of his parents’ garage in 1976 for US$600 sold for US$365,000 (S$479,000) at Christie’s on Thursday. The Ricketts Apple-1 Personal Computer, named after its …Original Apple Computer Sells for $365000 at New York AuctionNDTVAntique Apple-1 computer sold today for $365000Neowin […]

Google said to shut down engineering office in Russia – PCWorld

PCWorldGoogle is shutting down its engineering operation in Russia ahead of new rules that will require data on Russians to be kept on servers within the country, according to reports. It wasn’t immediately clear whether Google’s move was in response to the …Google shuts Russia engineering officeFinancial TimesGoogle to shut down engineering office in Russia […]

Cisco Expands IoT Capabilities with Big Data Analytics – eWeek

eWeekThe company is rolling out its new suite of analytics software that will be integrated into network switches, routers and other systems. Cisco Systems executives have said that the company will provide the foundational technologies—from networking gear to …Cisco Jumps Into Big Data Software, Chambers Says Its Tech Is Best For …CRNCisco sees a data […]

Original Apple computer sells for $365000 at New York auction – Daily News & Analysis

Daily News & AnalysisA fully operational Apple computer that company co-founder Steve Jobs sold out of his parents’ garage in 1976 for $600 sold for $365,000 at Christie’s on Thursday. The Ricketts Apple-1 Personal Computer, named after its original owner Charles Ricketts, …Wozniak and Jobs. Source: SuppliedHerald SunOriginal Apple computer fetches US$365k at Christie’s auctionMalay […]