Top News for May 9, 2014

Beats

Here are today's top stories from Tech News Today for May 09, 2014:

  1. Apple is in talks to buy headphone maker Beats Electronics for $3.2 billion, according to an exclusive at the Financial Times. Read more at thenextweb.com.

  2. Engadget reported this morning that Nokia’s senior engineer behind the company’s Lumia camera technology has been hired by Apple. Read more at engadget.com.

  3. An MIT researcher says that public awareness about the NSA’s mass surveillance programs is causing self-censorship among Internet users worldwide. Read more at venturebeat.com.

  4. The California state senate approved a bill last night to require a kill switch on all smartphones sold in the state. Read more at nytimes.com.

For insight, analysis, and discussion of these topics and more, check out Tech News Today for May 09, 2014.