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Windows Phone 8.1 reportedly supports iPhone's Passbook
Microsoft's recent Windows Phone 8.1 update has a sneaky workaround for using passes from the Passbook iOS app.
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Mon Apr 14, 2014
Wisconsin Rapids Tribune
Sunday police log: Person scares girl in Walgreens restroom
* At 2:50 p.m. Saturday, a Fond du Lac woman reported a possible identity theft at a cellphone company in the 1900 block of Eighth Street South.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Tampa Bay Newspapers
Museum to host Invention Convention
The inaugural Invention Convention will be presented Saturday, May 17, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the Armed Forces History Museum, 2050 34th Way N. The Invention Convention will feature more than 30 gifted kindergarten through fifth grade children from Pinellas County Schools showcasing and sharing their inventions to the public, as well as to judges ... (more)
Wed Apr 09, 2014
These Apps Free You Up From Life's Drudgery
In our increasingly mobile world, it is possible to leave your wallet at home and lead a perfectly useful day--at least in San Francisco, where Rooster cofounder Jennifer 8. Lee lives.
The Unofficial Apple Weblog (TUAW)
Aviary updates iOS app, gives developers new tools
Aviary has always been an excellent iOS photo editor. On top of that, the company provides an SDK that allows other camera app creators to include the Aviary processing engine in their software.
Police Report: April 8
3A male stole 10 to 15 newly released DVDs in security cases at Walgreens, 7130 S. 76th St., at 10:55 a.m. March 31. Police have a suspect.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Kodak Launches A Photo Book App For iPad, Makes Awful "Selfie" Joke
A newly launched photo book application for iPad is bringing a familiar name to mobile photography: Kodak Alaris is debuting " Kodak Moments for iPad, " an app that lets consumers create and order photo books, prints and enlargements using drag-and-drop on iPad.
Pensacola News Journal
Health briefs: Thursday, April 3, 2014
The Baptist Heart and Vascular Institute now offers Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement , a new treatment option for patients with severe aortic stenosis who are not candidates for traditional open heart surgery.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
Esurance Gives Auto Claims Personal Touch With Video
App lets a customer submit a claim via video chat with an agent. One of eight profiles of InformationWeek Elite 100 Business Innovation Award winners.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Police Blotter: iPad stolen from home on Genesee Court
These are incidents reported by the Naperville Police Department. Where charges have been filed, the report includes when and where the suspect was stopped or taken into custody and the nature of the charges.
Apple, Samsung Patent Slugfest ...
Apple wants blood from Samsung. The iPhone maker believes devices such as the Galaxy SII and SIII are copycat products whose success is attributable to Apple's intellectual property.
Sony Reveals 'Digital Paper' Tablet
Sony sees Digital Paper, to ship in May, as a way to get paper-based processes out of legal, education, and government organizations.
Fri Mar 28, 2014
Mobile Payment Experiment: Can An iPhone Replace Your Wallet?
Today, it seems like everything is going digital-but we still pay for most things the old fashion way.
Used IT Equipment Can Be Worth a Fortune
This is a conversation with Frank Muscarello, CEO and co-founder of MarkiTx , a company that brokers used and rehabbed IT equipment.
Tue Mar 25, 2014
Evan Schuman: Wal-Mart is latest big company with mobile-app security problems
The evidence keeps mounting that companies that put out mobile apps are not paying nearly enough attention to security.
Sat Mar 22, 2014
Battle for your mobile wallet heats up
The vice president of retail technology for the National Retail Federation sees the rapid spread of mobile technology as a major disruptive force bringing more change to his industry in the past five years than the previous 30, with no letup in sight.
Fri Mar 21, 2014
Lake County News-Sun
Police arrest two who claimed to be theft victims
Police arrested two men for theft - who claimed to be victims of theft themselves - after officers found a laptop hidden beneath a spare tire cover in one of the suspect's vehicles.
Wed Mar 19, 2014
Men Say They Were Robbed, Then Arrested for Theft, Themselves
Deerfield police arrested two men for theft March 7 after the men confronted a man they believed had stolen an iPhone from one of them , according to an article in the Deerfield Review.
Tue Mar 18, 2014
Officer Brian Murray reported that hotel workers at the Motel 6 on Jefferson Boulevard had no idea when someone shot a hole in a third floor window at the hotel on March 2. The manager told Murray a housekeeper noticed some broken glass on the ground behind building H and looked up to find the hole in the glass three stories up.