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The Upload: Your tech news briefing for Thursday, January 8

The top US telecoms regulator is pulling in the same direction as President Barack Obama ... Samsung’s strategy to capture market share with lower-cost smartphones appears to be cutting into profits ... the FBI is sticking to its story: North Korea w...

Meet Google’s 'Project Tango'

Google has been working over the past year on developing 3D technology for smartphones, but it has the potential to go beyond those devices.

Apple iPhone bug causes Europe to wake up late

Due to a reporting error, the story "Apple iPhone bug causes Europe to wake up late," posted Wednesday, inaccurately said that Europe changed to daylight saving time, when the continent changed from daylight saving time.

Biz Stone says Twitter has 105 million users

The last paragraph of the story, "Biz Stone says Twitter has 105 million users," which posted to the newswire Wednesday, gave an incorrect day for continuation of the Twitter developer conference. The story has been corrected on the wire and that par...

Microsoft takes measured approach to mobile Office apps

Due to a reporting error, the story, "Microsoft takes measured approach to mobile Office apps," did not accurately describe Microsoft's agreement to develop a mobile version of Office for Nokia smartphones. The agreement only includes the Symbian ope...

Researchers develop 3D graphics capability for Firefox

Due to a reporting error, the story "Researchers develop 3D graphics capability for Firefox" posted Wednesday contained an error in the first sentence of the fourth paragraph regarding which browsers use the Webkit rendering engine. The story has bee...

Intel's first six-core processor for desktops on sale

Due to a reporting error, the third paragraph of the story, "Intel's first six-core processor for desktops on sale," which was posted to the wire Friday, misidentified the number of threads that Intel's upcoming Core i7-980 chip will run. The six-cor...

Adobe testing new automatic updater

Due to incorrect information provided by Adobe Systems, the story "Adobe testing new automatic updater," posted Tuesday, misstated the name of Adobe's new update software. It is called the Adobe Reader/Acrobat Updater. The story has been corrected on...

Opera, Chrome not officially supported by Office Web Apps

The story "Opera, Chrome not officially supported by Office Web Apps" and its update, both posted to the wire Monday, misidentified an action Microsoft is taking in Europe to deal with an antitrust suit over Internet Explorer in the second sentence o...

Google's new OS raises privacy, antitrust concerns

Due to a reporting error, the story, "Google's new OS raises privacy, antitrust concerns," posted on the wire Wednesday, includes an incorrect characterization of the Electronic Privacy Information Center's view on Google's new operating system.

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