iPad Mini 3 Review: Apple’s Small Tablet Stays Mostly The Sameview story

http://techcrunch.com –  pickApple’s iPad mini 3 is one of two new tablets launched last week at a special event in Cupertino, and it is definitely the one that got the least attention from Apple’s product development team over the past year. The iPad Air 2 has an all-new processor, new screen manufacturing tech, a new camera, and more. (IT news)

Google Acquires Firebase To Help Developers Build Better Real-Time Appsview story

http://techcrunch.com –  Google today announced that it has acquired Firebase, a backend service that helps developers build realtime apps for iOS, Android and the web that can store and sync data instantly. Firebase currently has almost 110,000 registered developers on its platform and the Firebase team says that the service will continue to work as before and remain platform-agnostic. Read More (IT news)

Wine 1.7.29 (Development Version) Released – Install in Red Hat and Debian Based Systemsview story

https://www.linux.com – Wine, a most popular and powerful open source application for Linux, that used to run Windows based applications and games on Linux Platform without any trouble. Wine, a most popular and powerful open source application for Linux, that used to run Windows based applications and games on Linux Platform without any trouble. (Software)

Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter Issue 388view story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Welcome to the Ubuntu Weekly Newsletter, Issue 388 for the week October 13 - 19, 2014. Links to UWN Wiki page: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/UbuntuWeeklyNewsletter/Issue388 In This Issue Final Freeze for Ubuntu 14.10 (utopic) in effectUbuntu StatsUbuntu Cloud NewsRandall Ross: Why Smart Phones Aren't - Reason #2 & Reason #3Joe Liau: Documenting the Death of the Dumb Telephone - Part 1: U (Hardware)

Debian 7.7 Released With Various Bug-Fixesview story

http://www.phoronix.com – Phoronix: Debian 7.7 Released With Various Bug-Fixes While some are busy debating whether Debian should be forked, the upstream Debian release team is moving forward and has announced the stable release of Debian 7.7... http://www.phoronix.com/vr.php?view=MTgxODY (HowTos)

MicroBlink Launches PhotoMath To Solve Math Equations With A Phoneview story

http://techcrunch.com –  Imagine you are a 14-year-old kid again. You need to do this really difficult math exercise for tomorrow, but have no idea how to do it. What if you could just open an app on your phone, point your camera at your textbook, snap a picture and get the detailed instructions to solve your equation. This is exactly what PhotoMath does. (IT news)

FS: Maximus VI Gene, 3DSXL, MSI R7 260xview story

http://hardforum.com – Maximus VI Gene Quote: Socket 1150 Original owner Board is in excellent condition Includes box and accessories Supports Devil's Canyon with bios update Product Information $125 shipped Mario & Luigi Dream Team 3DS XL Quote: Like new, includes original box & charger, and an official nintendo carrying case. (w (Hardware)

Former Netezza Team Reunites And Lands $8M To Solve Today’s Big Data Problemview story

http://techcrunch.com –  In 2000, some companies had big data problems before the concept we know today even existed. Back in those days, these organizations used a concept called the data warehouse to deal with large amounts of data, and a company called Netezza formed to build an appliance to simplify data warehousing. (IT news)

Marc Andreessen Steps Down From eBay’s Board Ahead Of Split With PayPalview story

http://techcrunch.com –  Investor and Silicon Valley kingpin Marc Andreessen is stepping down from eBay’s board of directors after a six year tenure. Andreessen announced the move on Twitter — as he often does — noting that it had been “an absolute privilege” to work with eBay President and CEO John Donahoe. (IT news)

it's cold out. I'm backview story

http://hardforum.com – Got the 780 ti & i7-4771 folding away again. About 205k-250k ppd, not bad! I would've ranked about #7 in production on our team a week ago... but it looks like others are having similar plans as mine! Now I'd rank somewhere between #11-13. Let's see if I can be pushed off the top 20 ;) (never been there before). No idea where our teams mojo went. (Hardware)