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Angry Birds

'Angry Birds 2' game reached 1 million downloads in 1st 12 hours after launch, maker Rovio says - @CNBC

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Internet access

RT @RobinFox46: #BREAKING judge to allow cameras in court for #KerrickTrial but no live streaming.Also no internet access for reporters.Mus… - @FOX46News

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business

Microsoft says Windows 10 operating system, which began phased rollout Wednesday, now running on more than 14 million devices - @CNET

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Consumer Product Safety Commission

NVIDIA Recalls Tablet Computers Due to Fire Hazard

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cybersecurity

NSA map obtained by @NBCNews shows Chinese government's cyberattacks on US targets; agency has not confirmed or commented on report

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marijuana

New 'My Canary' app uses series of quick tests to determine if a user is too stoned to drive - @engadget

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CVS Pharmacy

IBM uses supercomputer Watson in partnership with CVS to predict customers' risk for chronic illnesses such as diabetes - @verge

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Canon

Canon's new $30,000 camera could let photographers shoot in extreme darkness - @SAI

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earnings

Sony reported its highest 1st quarter profits in 8 years of $664 million, cites higher demand for smartphone camera image sensors - @TheStreet

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earnings

Nokia beats expectations with 60% rise in net profit in 2nd quarter to 347 million euros ($383 million) - @AP

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Empire State Building, New York, NY

In 1st-ever projection, endangered animals will take over the Empire State Building in NYC on Saturday - @EmpireStateBldg, @nytimes

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Android

Google gives Android developers new beta-testing options, removes Google+ requirement - @TechCrunch

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labor

Pinterest sets goals to hire more women, minorities in 2016; 1st major technology company to publicly reveal detailed diversity hiring goals, @USATODAY reports

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earnings

Taser International says profits have jumped by 57% in 2nd quarter thanks to body-camera sales - @Gizmodo

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Google

Google rejects French request for broader 'right to be forgotten' rules, questioning jurisdiction of individual countries over global web services - @verge

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Angry Birds

Rovio launches 'Angry Birds 2,' official sequel to hit mobile game despite branded spinoffs, on iOS and Android - @businessinsider

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Microsoft

Microsoft offering free 90-day trial of Windows 10 in bid to lure users on the fence about upgrade - @CNET

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media

NBCUniversal close to investing $250 million in BuzzFeed, sources say; also said to be in talks with Vox Media - @Recode

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earnings

T-Mobile posts 2nd quarter earnings of $361 million, surpassing estimates - @MarketWatch

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Planned Parenthood targeted in activist videos

Planned Parenthood website still offline following apparent hack; 'website is under attack by anti-abortion extremists,' Planned Parenthood says - @WIRED

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