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Nokia, Korea Telecom plan to demo 4G for machines, cars

The two companies will show a prototype for communicating with wearables, cars and smart meters

World Tech Update - Sony invests in gaming, FAA sets drone rules, Mattel toy uses Google Cardboard

Coming up on WTU this week Sony will invest more in PlayStation, Samsung wants to bring wireless charging to the masses and the FAA proposes new rules for drones.

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Google Docs for Android adds in some needed features for editing Office files

You can finally cut, copy, and paste text and images when using Office Compatibility Mode.

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Oracle steps up its big-data push with new products

New tools aim to make it easier for enterprises to wrest value from their information stores

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Android Wear update improves Google Fit syncing, squashes bugs

It's a minor version bump that's rolling its way out to the Moto 360, Sony Smartwatch 3, and other Android Wear watches.

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YouTube to unveil paid subscription model in next few months

News of the bold new move comes from YouTube’s head of content and business acquisitions, Robert Kyncl.

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Pandora to let musicians send audio messages to fans

Pandora is piloting an audio-messaging service In a fresh bid to placate musicians demanding higher royalties.

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Uber increases funding round by $1B to meet investor demand

By issuing more stocks, Uber more than doubled the capital raised during its latest funding round

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Apple's auto-industry hires suggest an interest in more than software

A list of auto-focused talent now at Apple includes auto-parts engineers, former Tesla employees, and an expert on new battery technology.

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Sony's latest snake oil: Pricey 'Premium Sound' Micro SDXC cards

For a $160, Sony's audiophile SDXC card claims to reduce electrical noise. Will anyone buy it?

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Inbox by Gmail heads to the iPad, bringing yet another Google app to Apple tablets

First Google Play Music and now Inbox gets its own iPad app.

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Restore a Windows 8 or Windows 7 image backup to an unbootable PC

An image backup can restore a hopelessly messed up Windows installation. But how do you restore a backup when you can't boot Windows?

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Assassin's Creed: Unity removes awful mobile app integration with new patch

Ubisoft finally did something right with Assassin's Creed: Unity. Other publishers, listen up.

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Toshiba's luxury Kirabook gets an Intel Broadwell CPU, but nothing else new

Not that we're complaining about this top-of-the-line laptop, but with a machine this expensive, we were hoping for a few more upgrades.